Admission criteria Criteria for Admission into B.Sc Nursing The minimum age for admission shall be 17 years on or before 31st Dec. of the year of admission. The minimum educational requirements shall be the passing of: Higher secondary school certificate Examination (12 years course) Or Senior School certificate Examination (10+2), pre-degree Examination (10+2) Or An equivalent with 12 years schooling from a recognized board or University with science (Physics, chemistry, Biology) and English. A candidate should have passed in subjects of PCB (Physics, Chemistry & Biology) and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 45% marks taken together in PCB at the qualifying examination. i.e. 10+2. English is a Compulsory subject in 10+2 for being eligible for admission to B. Sc Nursing. Candidate shall be medically fit. 5% relaxation of marks for SC/ST/OBC candidates may be given. Entrance / Selection Test: Selection of the candidates should be based on the merit of the entrance examination held by University or competent authority.