Exam Date : March 1, 2020
Result Date : April 28, 2020

AFMC Nursing 2020 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

AFMC Nursing 2019

  • About: Full form of AFMC is Armed Forces Medical College. AFMC is one of the well reputed and Premier Institute for Medical Sciences in India. AFMC is offering admission for its 4 years B.Sc Nursing courses. Good quality training for undergraduate and post-graduate medical students is assured for those aspiring a career in defence. The admission will be based on written exam and interview conducted by AFMC.
  • Managing Authority: Armed Forces Medical College is managed completely by the Indian Armed Forces.

  • Location: Armed Forces Medical College is located in Pune, India.

  • Courses offered: Various Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses are provided by the AMFC. Applications are accepted from students willing to enrol for courses like Nursing and GNM B.Sc Nursing courses.

  • Affiliation: AFMC is currently affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences. It has also been recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) for conducting various undergraduate and post-graduate courses.

  • History: AFMC has successfully produced more than 6500 doctors since 1966 over 46 batches. The alumni of AFMC have been rendering yeoman service to the Nation.

  • Level: AFMC Nursing is an exam conducted for various courses in Nursing and is a national level examination.  

Overview of AFMC Nursing 2020 



Exam Name

Armed Forces Medical College Exam for Nursing


AFMC Nursing






Offline i.e. Pen Paper-based Test (PBT)

Total no. Question



90 minutes

Question Type

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)



Courses offered through AFMC Nursing 2020

The various nursing courses conducted by the College of Nursing under AFMC Nursing 2020 are mentioned in the table below: 




Basic B.Sc Nursing


4 years

Post Basic B.Sc nursing


2 years Nursing


 2 years

Post Basic Diploma/ Certification course in Operation Room Nursing


2 years

Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Nursing


1 year

Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Oncology Nursing


1 year

Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Cardiothoracic Nursing


1 year

Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Neonatal Nursing


1 year

AFMC Nursing 2020 Important Dates

  • Application date: The application for AFMC Nursing 2020 will start from December 20, 2019. The candidates are expected to finish their application process by February 20, 2020. The AFMC 2020 Application form will be available on the official website of AFMC.

  • Admit Card: The admit card for AFMC 2020 will be issued on February 28, 2020 and can be downloaded from AFMC official website. 

To know more information about AFMC 2020 schedule, visit AFMC Nursing 2020 Important Dates section.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Eligibility Criteria

  • Age Limit: According to AFMC Nursing 2020 Eligibility Criteria, the candidate's age should be from 17 to 25.

  • Qualification: The candidate should have finished 10+2 or have a diploma in General Nursing with an experience of two years. Or must have passed 10th standard with 3 years Diploma in General Nursing Midwifery & have an experience of 5 years in the profession.

  • Qualifying Marks: Candidates must have an aggregate of minimum 50% in the qualifying examination.

  • Nationality: Candidates should be an Indian National citizen to apply AFMC Nursing 2020.

To get more information, please visit the AFMC Nursing 2020 Eligibility Criteria section.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Application Form

  • Availability: The AFMC Nursing 2020 Application Form will be released on December 20, 2019 on the AFMC official website by the Armed Forces Medical College i.e.

  • Payment: The cost of AFMC Nursing 2020 application form is Rs.150. The payment should be done online before February 20, 2020.

Please visit AFMC Nursing 2020 Application Form section to know more information.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of exam: The AFMC Nursing 2020 test will be an offline test in the format of Objective Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ's).

  • Duration: The duration of AFMC Nursing 2020 test will be 1hr and 30 mins for 180 questions.

To know more about other information related to the AFMC 2020 Exam pattern, visit the AFMC Nursing 2020 Exam Pattern.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Admit Card

  • Availability: The AFMC Nursing 2020 Admit Card can be downloaded from the official website of AFMC by the candidates who have successfully submitted the AFMCNursing 2020 Application Form.

  • Credentials: Details like candidates name, age, course applied for, exam centre, and other exam related information and general guidelines will be available on the AFMC Nursing 2020 Admit Card.

Know detailed information about AFMC Nursing 2020 Hall Ticket in AFMC Nursing 2020 Admit Card section.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Syllabus

  • Subjects: Subjects included in AFMC Nursing 2020 exam are Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, English, and General Intelligence.

  • Level: The AFMC Nursing 2020 equals any other competitive nursing exams.

To know more about AFMC syllabus, go through AFMC Nursing 2020 Syllabus.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Results

  • Declaration: The results of AFMC Nursing 2020 will be announced on the official website on April 28, 2020.

  • Credentials: The details that are required by the candidates to check the results is their date of birth and the AMFC 2020 Roll Number.

Know more about AFMC scorecard in AFMC Nursing 2020 Results section.

AFMC Nursing 2020 Counselling

  • Commencement: The counselling process will be held only for those candidates who have successfully completed their AFMC 2020 exam. The candidates will be asked to attend an interview round.

  • Medical Exam: The Special Medical Board(SMB) will be taking a medical examination of the candidate.

  • Date: The process of counselling will commence from May 6, 2020.

  • Eligibility: The only eligibility basis of the counselling process is the marks scored by the candidates in the AFMC Nursing 2020 exam.

Get more details about counselling in AFMC Nursing 2020 Counselling section.

AFMC Nursing 2020 FAQs:

Q: What is AFMC?

AFMC stands for Armed Forces Medical College. AFMC Nursing 2020 Exam is conducted to offer admissions in the B.Sc and M.Sc courses in Nursing available at this highly prestigious institute. AFMC is managed and run by the Indian Armed Forces.

Q: Where is AFMC Institute located?

Armed Forces Medical College is located in Pune, Maharashtra.

Q: What are the various courses offered at Armed Forces Medical College?

Upon clearing the AFMC Nursing 2020 exam with minimum required results, the candidates will be eligible to take up admissions in the following courses at Armed Forces Medical College: Basic B.Sc Nursing (4 years), Post Basic B.Sc Nursing (2 years), Nursing (2 years), Post Basic Diploma/ Certification course in Operation Room Nursing (2 years), Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Nursing (1 year), Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Oncology Nursing (1 year), Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Cardiothoracic Nursing (1 year), Post Basic Diploma/ Certificate course in Neonatal Nursing (1 year).

Q: When will the AFMC Nursing 2020 Exam be held?

The AFMC Nursing 2020 Exam is expected to be conducted on 1st March 2020.

Q: Does AFMC Nursing 2020 have negative marking?

Yes. 0.25 marks are deducted for each wrong response. +1 mark is awarded for every correct answer.

Q: Is the AFMC Nursing 2020 Exam an Online based or Offline based Examination?

The exam is set to be conducted in Offline mode i.e pen and paper-based.

Q: What is the question paper pattern of AFMC 2020 Exam?

Duration of examination is 1 hour 30 minutes. The question paper will consist of 200 Multiple Choice Questions and the medium of Examination is English.

Q: When will the AFMC Nursing 2020 Application Form be released?

The AFMC Nursing 2020 Application will be available on the official website from 20th December 2018 onwards.

Q: When is the last date to submit the AFMC Nursing 2020 Application Form?

All candidates must submit their correctly filled Application Form on or before 20th February 2020.

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