Nepal Nursing Council Publishes Licensing Exam Notice



Nepal Nursing Council has published a notice regarding the application for the Nursing Licensing Examination for the year 2076. The examination is scheduled to be held on Ashad 14, 2076.

Applicants who wish to be enrolled in the examination should have passed B. Sc. Nursing/ P.C.L. Nursing.

The application should be submitted online from  Baishakh 29 to Jestha 27 after logging into as per the instruction given by the Nursing Council. Applicants can also submit applications online from Jestha 28 to Ashad 02, 2076  by paying a late fee.

Note: Application form submission other than the online is not acceptable. 

Examination Date:  Ashadh 14, 2076. 

Exam Fee:

  1. For Nepali Citizens: Rs. 1,600/- (Normal) and Rs. 3,100/- (Late Fee)
  2. For Foreign Nationals: Rs. 5,100/- (Normal) and Rs. 10,100/- (Late Fee)

About National Licensing Examination:  National Licensing Examination for Nurses is defined to be an entrance examination to be qualified to be identified as a nursing professional. This National Licensure Examination for Nurses is applied to all the new graduates from Proficiency Certificate Level (P.C.L.) and Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.Sc. Nursing). Graduation or completion of nursing education in P.C.L. or B.Sc. Nursing is a requirement to sit for the National Licensure Examination. All the graduates of P.C.L and B.Sc. Nursing must pass the National Licensure Examination before they start working as a nursing professional. The National Licensure Examination for Nurses is the entry qualification to be a nursing professional. It should be distinguished differently from academic degree so that the Licensure Examination is applied to both B.SC.Nursing and P.C.L at diploma level.

Find the official notice below: