MP GNTST PNST Exam 2022 – Admit Card, Exam Dates, Syllabus & More

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MP GNTST PNST Admit Card was released on 13th October 2022. The exam will be held on the 17th and 18th of October 2022. The MP Pre-Nursing Selection Test is conducted by the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board. This examination is conducted for admission to B.Sc. Nursing courses offered by Government Institutions in Madhya Pradesh. Interested candidates can check the exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus, and other details of the MP GNTST PNST Exam in this article.

  • Candidates who qualify for the exam will be eligible for admission to B.Sc Nursing courses.
  • The examination will be conducted for a total of 300 marks.
  • There will be no negative marking in the exam.
  • Only female candidates who have completed class 12th are eligible for the exam.

Download MP GNTST PNST Notification 2022 PDF

MP GNTST PNST Exam Overview 2022

Name of Exam conducting body

Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB)

Exam Name




Official Website

MPPEB Official Website

Application Mode


Last Date to Apply

6th September 2022

Last Date For correction in online form

20th September 2022

Exam Date

17th and 18th October 2022

Exam mode



Government Jobs In MP


12th Pass Government Jobs


14th October 2022: MP GNTST PNST Admit Card Released

The MPPEB has released the admit card for the MP PNST examination scheduled to be held on 17th and 18th October 2022. Candidates must download their admit cards before the examination. The direct link to download the same is given below.

Direct Link to Download MP GNTST PNST Admit card

MP GNTST PNST Exam Vacancy 2022

Candidates who appear for the MP PNST exam will be eligible for admission to B.Sc. Nursing course offered by the participating institutions. The distribution of seats available at each of these institutions is as mentioned below.


Total Seats

Govt. Nursing
College MGM


Govt. Nursing
College GMC


Govt. Nursing
College NSCB


Govt. Nursing
College GRMC


Govt. Nursing
College SSMC

Govt. Nursing
College BMC Sagar




MP GNTST PNST Exam Apply Online 2022

Candidates can start applying for the MP PNST Exam between 6th September 2022 to 20th September 2022. The MP PNST Application Form can be filled by following these simple steps:

Direct Link to Apply Online for MP PNST Exam

Step 1. Click on the direct link given above or visit the official website of MP PEB.

Step 2. Click the link to apply for MP PNST Exam.

Step 3. Click on the Candidate Profiling tab. Click the registration link. 

Step 4.  Enter the required details and complete the registration.

Step 5. Fill in the application form.

Step 6. Upload the required documents. You may use the PrepForSure Photo Resize Tool according to the prescribed format.

Step 7. Pay the application fee.

Step 8. Submit the MP PNST Application Form.

If you are preparing for the exam then you can download MP GNTST PNST Previous Year Papers here!

Documents Required to Attach with the MP GNTST PNST 2022 Application

Along with the online application form, the candidates must attach the scanned copies of the following documents:

  1. Class 10th Marksheet as proof of date of birth
  2. 10+2 Marksheet of class 12th
  3. Caste certificate issued by the Sub divisional officer (Revenue) Madhya Pradesh
  4. Domicile of Madhya Pradesh

MP GNTST PNST Application Fee 

After submitting the online application form, the candidates must submit the application fees online. The applications will be accepted only after the payment of fees is done. The Category-wise application fee is as follows:


Application Fees


INR 400


INR 200

MP GNTST PNST Exam Selection Process 2022

The candidates need to qualify the MP PNST Exam to be eligible for admission to the B.Sc. Nursing courses offered by the participating universities. For the final selection the candidates need to appear for the counselling at the respective institutions.

Documents Required at the time of Counselling

The candidates must produce the following documents at the time of counselling in the College/University allotted to them:

  1. Marksheet of class 10th and 12th (with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as compulsory subjects), from a school recognized by the MP Board/ CBSE/ ICSE.
  2. Caste certificate issued by the Sub divisional officer (Revenue) Madhya Pradesh
  3. Domicile Certificate of Madhya Pradesh
  4. Fitness Certificate issued by any District Medical Board
  5. For ASHA workers, experience certificate of 5 years issued by concerned authority
  6. PNST merit list/Admit card original as well as photocopy.

After 3 months of selection, the students have to attempt the PTS (Preliminary Training of Student exam). It is mandatory to pass this exam, failing which the candidature will be canceled.

MP GNTST PNST Exam Eligibility 2022

The MPPEB has described the MP PNST Eligibility criteria for the  entrance exam for B.Sc. Nursing. All the aspirants must fulfill the eligibility criteria given below, failing which they will not be allowed to give the exam:


The applicant must be a citizen of India as well as a native of Madhya Pradesh.

Age Limit 

As of 1st October 2022, the age of the applicants must be between 17 to 30 years. The relaxations allowed for reserved category candidates are as follows:


Age Relaxation


05 years

Divorced or widowed women

05 years

Educational Qualification Criteria

To be eligible for admission to the B.Sc. Nursing course must have completed class 12th with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English subjects from any recognized board of education with at least 45% aggregate marks (40% for reserved category candidates).

MP GNTST PNST Syllabus 2022

MP PNST exam consists of questions from 4 subjects. The topic wise syllabus for each subject is as follows:

Download MP PNST Syllabus PDF 2022




Unit and Dimensions, Dimensional Analysis, S.l, Units, Motion in two dimensions cases of uniform velocity and uniform acceleration, general relation among position and velocity, uniform circular motion, force and inertia. Newton’s laws of motion, Conservation of momentum and energy.

Static and kinetic friction, work energy and power elastic collisions, potential energy, gravitational potential energy and its angular conservation to its kinetic energy, potential energy of spring. Rigid body rotation and conservation of its momentum, moment of inertia, theorems of parallel and perpendicular axis. (moment of inertia of uniform ring, disc, thin rod and cylinder only).

Acceleration due to gravity and its variation, universal law of gravitation, geostationary satellites escape velocity.

Hooke’s law, young’s modulus, shear and bulk modulus, surface energy and surface tension, kinetic theory of gases, gas laws, kinetic energy and temperature.

Specific heats and constant volume and constant pressure mechanical equivalent of heat, isothermal and adiabatic processes. Heat conduction in one dimension, convection and radiation, Stefan’s law and Newton’s law of cooling. Periodic motion, simple harmonic motion, Oscillations due to spring. Wave motion, principle of superposition, progressive and stationary waves, beats and Doppler effect.

Wave nature of light, interference, young’s double slit experiment, velocity of light and Doppler effect in light.

Reflection, refraction, total internal reflection, curved mirrors, lenses, mirror and lens formulae.

Dispersion in prism, absorption and emission spectra. The human eye, defects of vision, magnification and resolving power of telescope and microscope.

“e” and “e/m” for, and electron, Einstein’s photoelectric equation, photocells.

Bohr model of the atom, Hydrogen spectrum, compositions of nucleus, atomic masses and isotopes, radioactivity, laws of radioactive decay, decay constant, half life, mass energy relation, fissions, X-ray, properties and uses.

Elementary ideas of conductor, semi conductor and insulator, intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors, p-n junction as a rectifier. Bar magnet, lines of force, torque on a bar magnet due to magnetic field, earth’s magnetic field, tangent galvanometer, vibration magnetometer.

Coulomb’s law of electrostatic, dielectric constant, electric field and potential due to a point charge, dipole, dipole field, Gauss's law in a simple geometrics.

Electrostatic potential, capacitance, parallel plate and spherical capacities in series and parallel, energy of a capacitor. Electric current, Ohm’s law, Kirchhoff's laws, resistances in series and parallel temperature dependence of resistance, Wheatstone bridge, potentiometer. measurement of voltage as currents.

Electric power, heating effects of currents, chemical effects and law of electrolysis thermoelectricity.

Blot Savart law, magnetic fields due to a straight wire circular loop and solenoid.

Force on a moving charge in a magnetic field (Lorentz force), magnetic moment of current loop, effect of uniform magnetic field of current loop, forces between two currents, moving coil, galvanometer, ammeter and voltmeter.

Electromagnetic induction induced e.m.f. Faraday's law, Lenz’s law, self and mutual inductance alternating currents, impedance and reactance, growth and decay of current in L-R circuit, elementary idea if dynamo and transformer


General and Physical Chemistry:

Structure of atom: Constitutions of nucleus: Bohr’s atom model: quantum numbers Aufbau principle, electronic configuration of elements (upto Kr): De-Broglie relation, shapes of orbitals.

Chemical bond: electrovalent, covalent and coordinate bonds, hybridization(sp): hydrogen bond: shapes of molecules (VSEPR theory): bond polarity, resonance, elements of VBT a MOT.

Solutions: models of expressing concentrations of solutions: types of solutions, Raoult’s law of colligative properties, non-ideal solutions, abnormal molecular weights.

Solid state: crystal lattices, unit cells, structure of ionic compounds: close packed structure ionic radii, imperfections(point defects): properties of solids.

Nuclear chemistry: radioactive radiations: half-life, radioactive decay, group displacement law structure and properties of nucleus: nucleus reaction, disintegration series artificial transmutation: isotopes and their uses:radiocarbon dating.

Chemical equilibrium: chemical equilibrium, law of mass action: Kp and Kc: Le Chatelier principle and its applications. ionic equilibrium in solutions, solubility product, common ion effect, theories of acids and base hydrolysis of salts: PH: buffers.

Thermochemistry and thermodynamics: energy changing due to chemical reaction: intrinsic energy enthalpy, first law of thermodynamics: Hess’s law heats of reactions: second law of thermodynamics: energy free energy: spontaneity of a chemical reaction: free energy change and chemical equilibrium: free energy as energy available for useful work.

Chemical kinetic: rate of reaction, factors affecting the rates, rate constant rate expression, order of reaction, first order rate constant expression and characteristics, Arrhenous equation.

Electrochemistry: oxidation, oxidation number and ion-electron methods. Electrolytic conduction, Faraday’s law: voltaic cell, electrochemical theory of corrosion. Surface chemistry, colloids and catalysis: Adsorption, colloids (types preparation and properties), Emulsions, Micelles, catalysis types and characteristics.

Inorganic Chemistry:

Principal and metallurgical operations: furnaces, ore concentration, extraction, purification metallurgies of Na, Al, Fe, Cu, Ag, Zn, and Pb and their properties. Chemical periodicity s.p.d and f-block elements, periodic table: periodicity: atomic and ionic radii valency, ionization energy, electron affinity electronegativity, metallic character.

Comparative study of elements: comparative study of following families of elements 1. Alkali metals 2. Alkaline earth metals 3. Nitrogen family 4. Oxygen family 5. Halogens 6. Noble gases.

Transition metals: electronic configuration of 3d metal ions, oxidation states, other general characteristics properties, potassium permanganate, potassium dichromate.

Coordination compounds: simple nomenclature, bounding and stability, classification and bonding in organometallics. chemical analysis: chemistry involved is simple inorganic qualitative analysis: calculations based on acid base titrimetry.

Organic Chemistry:

Calculation of empirical and molecular formula of organic compounds, nomenclature of organic compounds, common functional groups isomerism structure and shapes of alkanes, alkanes and benzene.

Preparation properties and uses of alkynes, alkynes, benzene petroleum, cracking octane number, gasoline additives.

Nomenclature, physical chemical properties, correlation of physical properties with structure properties and uses of haloalkanes, halobenzenes, alcohols and phenols: general ideas of some polyhalogen compounds viz dichloroethane dichloraethers, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride D.D.T benzene hexachloride.

Nomenclature, methods of preparation, chemical properties correlations of physical properties with structures and uses of ethers aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and their derivatives, brief account of the chemistry of cyanides isocyanides, amines and nitro compounds.

Polymers: classification: preparation and uses of common natural and synthetic polymers.

Bio-molecules: classification, structure and biological importance of carbohydrates amino acids, peptides, proteins and enzymes, nucleic acids and lipids.


Structure organization of cell, cell theory. Light and electron microscopic view of cells. structure and functions of cell organelles : nucleus mitochondria, Chloroplast, Endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi complex lysosome, micro bodies, microfilaments ribosomes. Centrioles and plasmids, Eukaryotic chromosome (morphology) cell and plasma membrane. Difference between cell and animal division, cell cycle significance of mitosis and meiosis.

Mendel’s law of inheritance, monohybrid and dihybrid cross; linage and crossing over of genetic material DNA replication, genetic code transcription, translation and gene regulation.

Difference between prokaryote and eukaryotes: structure reproduction and economic importance of viruses Mycoplasma, Bacteriophage, cyanobacteria (Nostoc) and bacteria.

Five kingdom classification binomial nomenclature: external morphology and life cycle of spirogyra mucor, funaria selaginella and pinus.

Elementary knowledge of microsporogenesis, megasporogenesis. Fertilization endosperm and embryo development in angiosperms. Tissue and tissue systems, meristematic and permanent tissue, mineral nutrition essential elements and their function: uptake of minerals transport of water and solutes.

Transpiration photosynthesis and respiration: importance, mechanism and factors affecting these processes: photorespiration. Enzymes and growth hormones with reference to their classification, chemical nature, mode of action importance. Elementary idea of photoperiodism and phytochrome.

Ecosystem – structure and function, major ecosystems i.e lake and forest; food chain., food web and energy flow, ecological crises role of man in polluting environment – air water and soil.

Role of plants in human welfare: a general knowledge of plant products of economic value drugs, fibers, cereals. Wheat and rice, pulses (gram), oil sees (ground nut,) sugarcane, coal and petroleum, Food preservation methods and importance.

Principle of plant breeding and its role in improvement of crops, biotechnology, scope and importance in agriculture and industries manufacture of cheese. Yoghurt alcohol antibiotics.


Multicellularity- Structure and Function of Animal Life:

Structure and function of animal tissues epithelial, connective muscular, skeletal and nerve.

Histology of mammalian organs –stomach, intestine, liver, kidney, lung testes and ovary.

Structure and physiology of different organ systems of the human body. Skin, digestive systems, respiratory system, circulatory system, excretory system, nervous system, reproductive system.

Skeleton, joints , muscles on the basis of movement receptors. – Endocrine system with special reference to various endocrine glands of man and hormonal coordination.

Vitamins and minerals (Source and disorders due to deficiencies).

Developmental Biology and Genetics:

Female reproductive cycle in mammals. Gametogenesis along with structure of sperm and ovum. Types of eggs, fertilization, types of cleavage and blastula, development of mammals up to three germinal layers. Foetal membrane structure and functions in mammals.

Growth, repair, ageing, amniocentesis.

Chromosomes, types of chromosome, human karyotype and chromosomal abnormalities and syndromes, hormonal, chromosomal and genic balance theory of sex determination, sex linkage and sex linked inheritance in man, blood group and their significance, blood bank.

Tissue culture, genetic engineering (brief idea), mutation gene mutation.

Human population natality mortality, sex ratio population, explosion, dynamics of human life with respect to food supply, housing health and standard of living impact of population problems and their control.

Taxonomy Evolution Economic Zoology:

Classification- binomial and trinomial nomenclature, basic features of classification of different animal phyla upto classes with characters and suitable examples.

Origin of life, theories of organic evolution- Darwin, Lamarck, synthetic evidence of organic evolution, human evolution.

Economic zoology/sericulture, apiculture, lac culture, poultry, fishery and pearl industry.

Protozoan disease in relation to man, insect carrying diseases in relation to man.

Cancer types of cancer and cancer cell communicable diseases (Hepatitis, AIDS). STD, immune response, vaccines and antisera allergies.

Smoking, alcoholism and drug addiction symptoms and control.

Wild conservation.

Pesticides- users, advantages and hazards.

General English

Reading Comprehension

Vocabulary items including synonyms and antonyms, word formation, Prefixes, Suffixes.

Grammar and usage: (a) Articles and determiners. (b) Agreement between the subject and the verb. (c) Time and tenses. (d) Prepositions and phrasal verbs (e) Auxiliaries including modals.

Transformation of sentences. (a) Voices : active and passive. (b) Narration : direct and indirect. (c) Degrees if comparison (d) Sentences types : Affirmative, negative and interrogative Common errors.

Spelling (the British pattern of spelling will be followed).

MP GNTST PNST Exam Pattern 2022

Candidates appearing for the Madhya Pradesh Pre Nursing Selection Test must be aware of the detailed exam pattern in order to understand the types of questions, marking scheme, exam duration, and other details. Check the MP GNTST PNST Exam Pattern below




Number of Questions

Maximum Marks


2 hours

09:00 AM – 11:00 AM




02:00 PM – 04:00 PM



  • Each question will be for 1 mark.
  • There will be no negative marking in the exam.
  • The exam duration will be two hours.

MP GNTST PNST Exam Date 2022

Candidates appearing for the  MP PNST Exam must keep in mind the following important dates for the Madhya Pradesh PNST exam.



Start Date to Apply

6th September 2022

Last Date to Apply

20th September 2022

Last Date for correction in Application Form

25th September 2022

Admit Card Release Date

13th October 2022

Exam Dates

17th and 18th October 2022

Result Date

To be announced

MP GNTST PNST Exam Admit Card 2022

The MP GNTST PNST Admit Card has been released on the MPPEB website. Candidates must download and save their admit cards before the examination. The steps to download the admit card are given below:

Step 1.  Visit the MPPEB Admit Card Page.

Step 2. Click the link to download MP PNST Admit Card.

Step 3. Login using your credentials.

Step 4. Download and print the admit card.

How To Prepare For MP GNTST PNST Exam?

The MP PNST exam is a very competitive exam. Every year, a large number of girls apply for the MP GNTST PNST exam to get admission in Govt. Nursing Colleges for the course of B.Sc. Nursing. However, there are a limited number of seats. So, the aspirants must prepare hard for the exam. Given below are a few preparation tips for your reference.

  • The MP GNTST PNST syllabus is very vast, so the candidates must first carefully go through the syllabus before starting the preparations.
  • After the syllabus, also go through the MP PNST Exam Pattern , to know the marks weightage and the marking scheme.
  • You can buy books, for each subject to prepare each topic in detail. Some books are recommended in the article below for your reference.
  • After studying, you must practice the MP PNST Previous Year papers so that you get a better idea about the exam. You will know a better idea of how the questions are asked and what type of questions are asked.
  • Aspirants can also attempt mock test series to boost their preparations.

Best Books for MP PNST Exam 2022

The table given below has a list of books recommended for the preparation of MP PNST Exam.


Book Name



Handbook of Physics

Arihant Experts


Handbook of Chemistry

Arihant Experts


Objective NCERT at your Fingertips for NEET-AIIMS- Biology

MTG Editorial Board

General English

Objective General English

R.S. Aggarwal (S Chand)

MP GNTST PNST Answer Key 2022

The MP PNST Answer Key will be released after the exam is complete. First, a subject-wise model answer key will be released for the facility of the candidates. The candidates can raise objection against any question(s) within the prescribed time-period. The board will consider the responses of all the candidates and accordingly will release the final answer key.

Step 1: Visit the Question Objection/ Response Sheet page of the MPPEB website.

Step 2: Click the link to download the MP PNST Answer Key.

Step 3: Enter the required login credentials. The answer key will be displayed on your screen.

Step 4: Download and save the answer key.

MP GNTST PNST Result 2022

The MP GNTST PST Result will be declared after the exam has been conducted. The candidates will be able to download the result  by following the steps given below:

Step 1. Visit the MPPEB  Results Page.

Step 2: Click the link to download the MP PNST Result.

Step 3: Enter your login credentials.

Step 4: The result will be displayed on your screen. Download and save the result for future reference.

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