Gujarat Forensic Sciences University Post Basic Nursing Entrance Test 2015-2016

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Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar invites applications for admissions into its Post Basic Nursing Nursing Programme for the year 2015-2016. Admission to the Nursing Programme offered by GFSU is based on GFSU Nursing Entrance Test. Further details, including Applications, Registration fee to be paid, Important dates, Eligibility, Test Pattern etc., are made available here.

The intake capacity for Post Basic Diploma in Forensic Nursing is 15 students. Duration of course: 1 year (2 semesters) 

Important Dates

Last date for submission of completed application:20th November, 2015 
Date of Commencement of session:1st December, 2015


The eligibility criteria should be a Bachelor’s degree in nursing with minimum 55% (50% in case of SC/ST) marks.

Application Format: 

Application forms are available on our website and should be submitted along with the demand draft of Rs.1200/- (non-refundable) in favor of “The Registrar, Gujarat Forensic Sciences University” payable at Gandhinagar. Applicant should write his/her complete name on the backside of the Demand Draft. The following documents (attested by Gazetted government officer/self attested) should be attached with application form: 

  1. Graduation marksheets (for entire course) 
  2. State Nursing council registration certificate 
  3. Proof of age (School leaving, class 10th provisional certificate) 
  4. Caste certificate (In case of SEBC/SC/ST) 
  5. Certificate for non-inclusion in Creamy Layer of current year (In case of SEBC) 

Admission Procedure: 

Admissions will be based on the merits obtained in the Entrance Test conducted by the Gujarat Forensic Sciences University and marks obtained in graduation in ratio of 60:40 

Preparation of Merit list: 

The merit will be calculated as under 
Graduation marks: 40% weightage 
Entrance Examination: 60% weightage 

Format for Entrance Exam: 

  1. Basic Sciences, nursing science and General Knowledge questions will be asked in the Entrance test. 
  2. There will be 50 objective type questions of 100 marks, the duration of the test will be 60 minutes. 
  3. There will be no negative marking. 

In case the number of applications received is less than twice the no. of seats, interviews will conducted and admission will granted on basis of interview score and marks obtained in graduation in the ratio of 60:40.

Submission of Application Form: 

Duly filled in application form along with Demand Draft is to be sent by last date specified in a sealed envelope marked as “Post Basic Diploma in Forensic Nursing-2015” on the left hand side top corner of the envelope can be submitted either in person or by registered post or by courier on the following address. 

Postal Address:
Registrar Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, 
Sector-9, near DFS Headquarters 
Tel: (079-23977103; 079-23977171) (Fax No: 079-23247465).