- Document verification and counseling takes place for the first time outside of Bengaluru
- Hundreds of candidates from 4 districts expected for four-day trip to Mysuru
Mysore / Mysore: Document verification and counseling for eligible students seeking admission to the 3-year GNM course (Nursing and Midwifery Diploma Course) under government quotas, began to Mysore Medical College and Research Institute (MMC & RI) here this morning.
Students from Mysuru, Mandya, Chamarajanagar and Kodagu districts are participating in this verification campaign, which is taking place in 12 locations across the state, including Mysuru, for the first time outside of Bengaluru, due to the crisis in COVID.
The Karnataka State Diploma in Nursing Examination Board in Bengaluru is the student selection authority for the course. In Mysuru, the course is offered at the Government College of Nursing on the premises of MMC & RI.
Today, the selection process for the GNM course began with document verification and counseling for the first round of selection of applicants who had applied online to apply for admission under government quotas.
More than 200 students from four districts attended counseling today. The ride will continue until October 9 every day except tomorrow (October 6), which is a government holiday because of Mahalaya Amavasya.
Today, day one, students who placed 1 to 2,500 on the eligibility test were asked to come in for document verification. On October 7, document verification and counseling will take place for students ranked 2,501 to 5,000; October 8 for students ranked 5,001 to 7,500 and October 9 for students ranked 7,501 and above.
Students wishing to be admitted must bring their original SSLC and PUC cards, a study certificate for having studied in Karnataka for at least 7 years, a caste certificate, an application fee payment challan, etc.
Besides Bengaluru and Mysuru, counseling takes place in Shivamogga, Ballari, Belagavi, Kalaburagi, Hassan, Mangaluru, Hubballi, Koppal, Chitradurga and Bagalkot. Students can call the Ph: 080-26700074 or 26700075 for any clarification or log on to the site: www.ksdneb.org.