SHSB ANM Recruitment 2022

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SHSB ANM Result Out for CBT on 21st March 2022. The Document Verification schedule is also released. The State Health Society of Bihar has released 8853 vacancies for the post of Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM). The candidates can apply online on the SHSB official website. Read about the vacancies, application process, eligibility criteria, etc. for the SHSB ANM Recruitment 2021. SHSB ANM Recruitment 2021

The State Health Society of Bihar, under the National Health Mission, has released a short recruitment notification for the post of Auxiliary Nurse Midwife (ANM). It is a crucial opportunity as a total of 8853 vacancies have been released! Hence the SHSB ANM Recruitment 2021 is a great Bihar Govt job opportunity. The interested candidates can apply online on the State Health Society Bihar official website.

  • The SHSB shall be accepting online applications from 1st July to 27th July 2021 (6.00 PM).
  • Indian nationals who have completed a 2-year Diploma in ANM with active registration at the Bihar Nurses Registration Council are eligible to apply for these posts.
  • The candidates must note that these vacancies are being filled on a contractual basis only.

SHSB ANM Recruitment Overview 2021

Hiring Organization

State Health Society Bihar

Post Name




Starting for online applications

1st July 2021

Deadline for online applications

27th July 2021

Exam Date

25th & 26th October 2021

Download SHSB ANM Recruitment 2021 Short Notification

SHSB ANM Latest Updates

21st March 2022: SHSB ANM Result Out!

State Health Society Bihar (SHSB) has announced the result of the Computer Based Test (CBT) for Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery (ANM) Post Against advertisement number 05/2021. State Health Society Bihar (SHSB) will conduct the document verification for the qualified candidates from 24 March 2022 onwards.

Download SHSB ANM Result PDF

SHSB ANM Vacancy 2021

A total of 8853 vacancies have been released under this SHSB ANM Recruitment 2021. A certain number of vacancies under each category have been reserved for female candidates. The given number of vacancies can reduce or increase as per requirement. The detailed category-wise distribution of vacancies is as follows:































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SHSB ANM Apply Online 2021

The candidates who wish to apply for the SHSB ANM Recruitment 2021 need to submit online applications. The candidates can apply online between 1st to 27th July 2021. The candidates can follow the steps provided further.

Step 1: Proceed to the SHSB Official Website.

Step 2: Proceed to Careers.

Step 3: Click on the "Apply Online" link for ANM posts.

Step 4: New candidates need to provide basic details like full name, email ID, mobile number, etc., to complete the registration.

Step 5: Proceed to the online application and provide all the required details.

Step 6: The candidates will also have to upload scanned copies of required documents. The candidates can use the PrepForSure Resize Tool for this purpose.

Step 7: Pay the application fee as per the category.

Step 8: After submitting the application form, the candidates will have to take a print and produce it at the time of document verification/counseling.

SHSB ANM Recruitment Application Fee

After the candidates have filled the application form successfully and completed the process of uploading the documents, they are required to pay the fees. The candidates can use online methods to pay the SHSB ANM application fee like Debit Card, Credit Card, or Net Banking. The application fee as per the category of applicants is listed below.

SHSB ANM Recruitment Application Fee


Fee Applicable 

General/ BC/ MBC/ EWS Male

Rs.500 /-

SC/ ST/ PH Male


All Female 


SHSB ANM Selection Process 2021

It is expected that the candidates shall be selected on the basis of marks scored in the Computer Based Test. The successful candidates will be called for Document Verification. The scrutiny of the following documents will be taking place:

  • Copy of online application form
  • 5 recent passport-sized photograph
  • Photo ID proof
  • Proof of Date of Birth (matriculation certificate)
  • All educational qualification Mark sheet/Degrees (from Xth till the last qualification)
  • Copy of work experience certificate.
  • NOC in the case of Govt employees
  • Nursing Registration
  • Relevant certification in case of candidates seeking reservation benefits (SC/ST, BC/MBC, DFF, EWS, PWD)

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SHSB ANM Eligibility Criteria

The interested candidates who wish to apply for the SHSB ANM Recruitment, need to satisfy the eligibility criteria that have been defined in terms of educational qualification, age limit, and nationality.

A. SHSB ANM Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must have completed a Diploma (2 Years/Full Time) in Auxilliary Nurse Midwifery from a recognized training institute.
  • The applicants must possess registration at the Bihar Nurses Registration Council.

B. SHSB ANM Age Limit

As of 1st June 2021, the upper age limit shall be as follows:


Upper Age Limit


37 years

UR/EWS Females

40 years


40 years


42 years

Divine Body Applicants

10 years relaxations

C. Nationality

The interested candidate must be an Indian national.

Check the complete details of SHSB ANM eligibility criteria here!

SHSB ANM Recruitment Syllabus

SHSB ANM Recruitment exam might involve three phases, namely:

  • Computer-based test
  •  Document verification
  • Final merit list

The minimum marks required to be scored by the General and E.W.S candidates are 40% for UR, 36.5% for BC, 34% for MBC, and 32% for SC/ST, Women & PH candidates.

For the 100 marks Computer-based test, candidates will have to cover the following topics.

  • General Knowledge
  • Analytical Ability
  • Numerical Ability
  • Technical Subjects

The Syllabus of the same is given below: 

SHSB ANM Recruitment Syllabus


Syllabus or Topics


Section Wise Number of Questions

General Knowledge


Indian Culture

Basic Computer



Indian Economy

Indian History

Famous Days & Dates


Inventions in the World


History, Culture, Traditions & Festivals

Indian Politics

Basic GK



Famous Books & Authors

Indian Parliament

20 marks


Analytical Ability


Number Ranking

Alphabet Series

Non-Verbal Series

Blood Relations

Number Series


Cubes and Dice


Embedded Figures

Arithmetical Reasoning

Mirror Images

Decision Making

Clocks and Calendars

20 marks


Numerical Ability

Ratio and Proportion

Mixture and Alligation

Square roots

Time and distance



Time and work


Profit and Loss


20 marks


Technical Subjects 

Drug Store Management

Human Anatomy & Physiology

Health Education & Communication Skills

Nursing Management


Medical-Surgical Nursing

Pediatric Nursing

Personal Hygiene

Midwifery & Gynecological Nursing



Health Education & Community Pharmacy 


First Aid

Community Health Nursing

Anatomy & Physiology

Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy


Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence


Clinical Pathology



Fundamentals of Nursing




Mental Health

Computers in Nursing

Psychiatric Nursing

Environmental Hygiene

40 marks


See the details of the SHSB ANM syllabus and exam pattern and download the free pdf.

SHSB ANM Exam Pattern

The information regarding the SHSB ANM exam pattern has not yet been released. The expected scheme for the Computer Based Test has been given below:

  • The exam will have a weightage of 100 marks.
  • Minimum qualifying marks will be 40% for UR, 36.5% for BC, 34% for MBC, and 32% for SC/ST, Women & PH candidates.

SHSB ANM Recruitment Important Dates 

To know about the important dates, have a look at the table below. It includes the Online Application Start and End Date as well as the date of the Exam.

SHSB ANM Recruitment Important Dates 

Exam Events


Start of Online Application Process

01 July 2021 from 10 AM.

Last date of Online Application Process

21 July 2021 till 6 PM.

Examination Date

25th & 26th October 2021

Result or Merit List Date

21st March 2022

SHSB ANM Recruitment Admit Card

It is one of the most important documents. Make sure to download the SHSB ANM Recruitment admit card within the specified time period. The Steps mentioned below will help you download the admit card without any difficulty. Download the admit card when it releases to avoid any last minute hassles. 

Step 1: Log on to the Official Website. 

Step 2: Log in with your Registration Number/Roll Number or any credentials along with Password/Date of Birth.

Step 3: Download the admit card.

Step 4: Do not forget to attach the same photograph in the admit card as attached while registering for the SHSB ANM Recruitment

Step 5: Print the admit card and save for future reference

Step 6: If the link given above cannot be accessed, you can also go to the official website of the State Health Society of Bihar for the same. 

Also see the details of the SHSB ANM Admit Card here!

SHSB ANM Recruitment Salary 

The salary for the Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery position comes with good perks and benefits. The salary that is stipulated for now is Rs 11,500 /-.

They will also get the following perks and allowances

  • House Rent Allowances
  • Dearness Allowances
  • Medical Allowance
  • Leave and Travel Concessions
  • Transport Facility
  • Health Insurance
  • Other Allowances

Apart from these allowances, candidates will also get regular promotion chances on the basis of their seniority level and experience.

See SHSB ANM salary and job profile also. 

SHSB ANM Recruitment Cut off

Out of all the candidates who have applied and appeared for the written exam, the candidates who have cleared the cut off will be announced before verifying their documents. So, you need to give your best in the 100 marks written exam. 

The cut off for SHSB ANM will come out as soon as the written exam is over. Candidates who have appeared for the written exam should check for the cut off in the official website of State Health Society of Bihar to see if they have made it to the next round.


SHSB ANM recruitment Answer Key 

The release of the answer key is not yet announced by the State Health Society of Bihar. Follow this space to keep an update of the same. Once the answer key is released, candidates can check their answers against the solution provided. In this way, they will get a fair idea about the marks they are going to expect.

How to download the SHSB ANM answer keys, see here! 

How to Prepare for SHSB ANM Recruitment

To prepare for the SHSB ANM exam, candidates need to be thorough with their concepts (of both general as well as technical subjects). So to start with your preparation here are a few tips that you should follow

  • Brush off the knowledge of your technical skills. As this is the most important subject of the 100 marks written test, it needs to be prepared the best. So, buy the books and start the preparation. You can also use the notes of your diploma while preparing for the exam.
  • Keep up with general awareness. This is the most important part of any exam. Even here, it carries almost 20 marks. So this cannot be missed. Read newspapers on a daily basis to keep up with this section. You can refer to the PrepForSure Current Affairs to get news on your fingertips.
  • Start from the basics. From the other two topics namely: Analytical Ability and Numerical Ability, you should be able to solve questions only when you have started from the beginner level. Consult the books mentioned below for the same.

Recommended Books for SHSB ANM Recruitment 

This is the most important part of your preparation process for the exam. Studying these books thoroughly is important if you want to ace this exam and eventually get your name in the Final Merit List. So here is a list of all the important books recommended for the exam.

Recommended Books for SHSB ANM Recruitment 




Numerical Ability

Fast Track Objective Arithmetic 

Rajesh Verma

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

RS Aggarwal

General Knowledge

General Knowledge 2021

Manohar Pandey

Manorama Year Book

Mammen Mathew

Technical Subjects

Auxiliary Nurse Midwifery (ANM) Entrance Exam Guide 2022 Edition

Ramesh Publishing House

Analytical Ability

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning

R S Aggrawal

A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal Analytical

B.S Sijwalii

See the list of important SHSB ANM recruitment books.

SHSB ANM Recruitment Result 

To check the result of each of the stages as well as for the final merit list, follow the steps given below. The link to check your results will be activated as soon as it is made live by the State Health Society of Bihar.

Step 1: Go to the official website of the State Health Society of Bihar.

Step 2: Log in with your credentials or registration number. 

Step 3: Download your merit list or final result and also print it for future reference

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