HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment 2021|Vacancy, Application, Eligibility Criteria, Selection!

Shape Image One

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Result released on 20th June  2022! This is with reference to the Written Objective  Test (Advt No: 37/3-2022).The  Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission had released 85 vacancies for HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment 2021. The application process started on 6th December 2021 and closed on 5th January 2022.

  • The candidates could apply online.
  •  The minimum and maximum age limit of 18 to 45 years as of 01.01.2021.
  • Selection will be based on the written test and document verification.

Get the complete details regarding the HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment 2021 from the below article.

Download HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment Notification PDF

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment Overview 2021

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment 2021 Overview

Recruiting Body

Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission 


Staff Nurse

Number of Vacancies


Application Start Date

6th December 2021

Last Date to Apply

5th January 2022

Admit Card Release Date

To be Notified

Written Exam Date

To be Notified

Document Verification

To be Notified

Result Date

To be Notified


HP Government Jobs


12th Pass Government Jobs

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Updates

20th June 2022: HPSSSB Staff Nurse Result Out!

The HPSSSB Staff Nurse Result for the Written Test has been released. The candidates who have qualified the written test have been provisionally shortlisted and are eligible for Document Verification. The DV will be scheduled between 25th June to 27th June 2022.

Download HPSSSB Staff Nurse Result

8th April 2022: HPSSSB Staff Nurse Revised Final Result Out!

The Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission has released HPSSSB Staff Nurse Revised Final Result for the Advt No: 37-1/2021. Below is the direct link to check the final result.

Direct Link to Check HPSSSB Staff Nurse Revised Final Result

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Vacancy 2021

A total number of 85 vacancies have been released for HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment 2021. The number of vacancies released every year varies and none other than the authority has the right to set the number of vacancies. Below are the category-wise vacancy details.


Number of Vacancies



















HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment Apply Online 2021

The candidates need to fill the application form online between 6th December 2021 and 5th January 2022. No offline application will be available to be sent via speed post. You may click on the below-mentioned link directly and get the application filled. 

Direct Link to Apply HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment

Basic instructions to fill the application online:

Step 1: Go to the official website and click on the recruitment tab. Find the advertisement “HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment” and click on it.

Step 2: Fill in all the necessary details like name, father’s name, address, educational qualification, etc.

Step 3: Attach the required documents like SSC Certificate, Category Certificate etc.

Step 4: Upload your recent passport size photograph and signature. You can use the PrepForSure Cropping Tool which helps you to upload Your Image & Signature in specific dimensions.

Step 5: Pay the required fees through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking and click on the submit button.

Step 6: Download and take a printout of the application form for future reference.

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment Application Fee

Before applying for HPSSSB Staff Nurse Recruitment, ensure to check the category under which you fall and pay the correct application fee. The table drawn below captures the category-wise application fee details.



General Category/EWS/Ex-Servicemen (relieved through VRS) of Himachal Pradesh


Physically Handicapped, General IRDP, Ward of Ex-Servicemen of Himachal Pradesh, Ward of Freedom Fighter 


SC/ST/OBC/BPL Categories of Himachal Pradesh


Blind/Visually Impaired and Ex-Servicemen (relieved after completion of normal tenure) of Himachal Pradesh

No Fee

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Selection Process 2021

The HPSSSB Staff Nurse Selection Process is a very simple one and there is no such interview round where one has to prepare separately. There are only two simple phases in the selection process:

Phase 1: Competitive Written Examination of 85 marks. The exam has three different sections.

Phase 2: Document verification. 

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Eligibility Criteria 2021

Himachal Pradesh Staff Selection Commission has released the details of the eligibility criteria along with the detailed notification. The candidates who do not meet the eligibility criteria will be rejected by the authorities. Below are the details of the eligibility criteria.

Age Limit

  • The candidates must be between the age of 18 – 45 years as of 01.01.2021.
  • The upper age limit is relaxable by five years for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Other Backward Classes, Persons with disabilities & Children/Grand Children of Freedom Fighters of Himachal Pradesh.

Educational Qualification

10+2 preferably with Science from a recognized Board of School Education. And the candidates must also have qualified “A‟ Grade Nurse (Diploma in GNM) or B.Sc. Nursing from a recognized University/Institution.

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Syllabus 2021

The syllabus for HPSSSB Staff Nurse is mentioned in the following table. Every candidate is advised to follow the syllabus strictly before they prepare to appear for the test. The basic subjects include Computer Science, General Awareness and Computer Skills Test.



Computer Science

  • Computer Application
  • Information Technology (IT)
  • Information Technology Enabled Sectors (ITES)
  • Information Practices (IP)
  • MS Excel
  • Internet
  • Operating System
  • Firewall and Antivirus 

General English

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Voices
  • Odd One Out 
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Para Jumbles
  • Phrasal Verbs

General Hindi

  • रस
  • अलंकार
  • समास
  • पर्यायवाची
  • विलोम
  • तत्सम एवं तदभव
  • वाक्यांशों के लिए शब्द निर्माण
  • लोकोक्तियाँ एवं मुहावरे
  • वर्तनी

General Knowledge 

  • General Knowledge of Himachal Pradesh
  • Current Affairs
  • Everyday Science
  • Logic, Social Science, General English 
  • English Subject Verb Agreement
  • English Prefix and Suffix
  • Grammar and Tenses
  • General Hindi of Matric standard 

A skill test on computer

  • A skill test on a computer with a minimum typing speed of 30 words per minute in English or 25 words per minute in Hindi for those who qualify the objective type of screening test. 
  • The skill test will be of qualifying nature.

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam Pattern 2021

A competitive exam of 85 marks is conducted by the organizing body post which has a specific cut off released every year. The candidates who qualify for the cut off marks are eligible for document verification and thus they clear the selection process. Below is the detailed exam pattern of the HPSSSB Staff Nurse.


Number of Questions


Subject(s)/field(s) concerned prescribed as essential qualification(s) in the R & P Rules and as notified in the advertisement. 



General Knowledge including General Knowledge of Himachal Pradesh, Current Affairs, Everyday Science, Logic, Social Science, General English & General Hindi of Matric standard.






HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam Dates 2021

Knowing the exam dates helps the candidates for prior preparation. Below are the important dates and events. It is advised not to wait for any extension to fill the application form and make the payment successfully to avoid last minute cancellation of the form.



Application Start Date

6th December 2021

Last Date to Apply

5th January 2022

Written Exam Date

10th April 2022

Document Verification

25th June- 27th June 2022

Result Date

20th June 2022 (Written Test)

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Admit Card 2021

As the authority under HPSSSB conducts a written examination, applicants must carry their HPSSSB Staff Nurse admit cards to the allotted examination centres. Check the details mentioned in the admit card and get into contact with the authority in case there are any discrepancies.

Simple steps to download the admit card:

Step 1: Visit the official website of HPSSSB.

Step 2: Enter the Name, Application Number and Date of Birth.

Step 3: A Time Password (OTP) will be sent on a registered mobile/ e-mail ID which will be required to be entered before downloading the Admit Card.

Step 4: Download the Admit Card and take a printout.

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Salary 2021

The salary or pay structure set for the HPSSSB Staff Nurse post is Rs. 10300-34800+3200 GP (Consolidated emoluments 13500/- per month). They even enjoy several benefits like house rent allowance, medical facilities and personal home or car loans.

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Cut Off 2021

The written exam has a particular cut off which the candidates need to clear in order to qualify for the post. The HPSSSB Staff Nurse cut off depends upon the number of applications that come in every year, the competition standards and the difficulty level set up by the board.

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Answer Key 2021

The candidates who have appeared for the HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam may check the answers with the respective question booklet. This will help them to get an idea about their performance in the written examination and whether they will qualify for the document verification process. 

Instructions for checking the HPSSSB Staff Nurse Answer Key are given below:

Step 1: Click on the official website.

Step 2: Select “HPSSSB Staff Nurse Answer Key”.

Step 3: Choose the question booklet.

Step 4: Match the answers and keep the score ready to check when the cut off is released.

How to prepare for HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam 2021?

The applicants must keep an eye on the syllabus and exam pattern before they appear for the competitive examination. Here are certain tips to prepare for the HPSSSB Staff Nurse exam:

  • Improve your typing skills on the computer keyboard or laptop.
  • Keep yourself updated about current affairs and general awareness.
  • Develop a strong base and concepts for Computer Science and Information Technology.
  • Make a habit to read the daily newspaper.
  • Go through the latest technology updates and keep a note of that.
  • Maintain a good speed while attending the test as no extra time is allotted.

Recommended Books for HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam 2021

You may refer to the books mentioned in the table below to prepare for the competitive examination. Keep revising the topics and practise the questions by setting timers to enhance the attempting speed. 





Kiran Objective Computer Knowledge & Literacy 2300+ Objective Question English

Computer Awareness


14000 + Objective Questions – General Studies

General Studies


Manohar Pandey 

General Knowledge 2021

General Awareness


Manohar Pandey 

HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam Result 2021

The HPSSSB Staff Nurse Result for the written test has been released on the commission's website. The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for Document Verification as part of the further selection process.  You may follow these steps to check your results:

Step 1: Visit the official website.

Step 2: Click on the “HPSSSB Staff Nurse Exam Result”.

Step 3: Find your roll number in the Result PDF.

Step 4: Download and save the result for future reference. 

We hope you found this article informative and helpful and please do not hesitate to contact us with any doubts. You can also download our PrepForSure App which is free and start preparing for any competitive examination. This app provides you with Test Series, Mock tests, PDFs, Previous year’s question papers, and much more.