mns 2022 exam


The Indian Military Nursing Service exam (MNS) is a gateway to work as a military nurse in the Indian Army. Hence thousands of aspirants take the MNS exam each year. Below are MNS exam pattern regarding MNS 2022  exam.


MNS 2022 exam is a three-stage process as it includes:

  • – Written test
  • – Interview
  • – Medical examination

MNS 2022 Written exam: 

  • – As per new amendments from 2020 MNS written exam is conducted in online mode instead of the earlier offline mode procedure. Thus it is a computer based Exam (CBE). The Directorate General of Medical Services is the organizing body of MNS exam.
  • The time duration of MNS exam will be 90 minutes.
  • – Furthermore it will be an objective based exam with MCQs from the following subjects: biology, chemistry, physics, general English, general Knowledge and general intelligence. Number of questions will be 150.

MNS 2022 Interview: 

Once the result of written exam is out the selected candidates will have to appear for a Panel interview at the allotted centre which is of 100 marks. Questions in interview range from personal information such as name, family, place of residence etc. to educational qualification and military aptitude. You are often asked questions pertaining to this profession such as: why do you want to join MNS, in what way can you serve Indian Army, what is your long term goal in life, preparation strategy, etc.


MNS 2022 Medical Examination: 

The finishing touch or I should say the last stage to get into MNS is a short medical examination.


MNS 2022 Written Exam Eligibility Criteria:

Gender Female only
Marital Status Unmarried/Divorced/Legally separated
Age Limit 16 ½ to 24 year’s (as on the first day of the month in which is due to commence)
Educational Qualification Passed/Appearing 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology) and English with not less than 50% aggregate marks



Question Type MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions)
Duration 90 minutes (1 Hour, 30 minutes)
Medium English medium
Subjects General English, Biology, Physics, Chemistry , GK and General Intelligence
Mode of examination Computer Based Exam (CBE)



ENGLISH 50 approx.
BIOLOGY 45 approx.
PHYSICS 5-8 approx.
CHEMISTRY 3-5 approx.
GK 45 approx.
REASONING 5-10 approx.


MNS 2022 Exam Syllabus:

MNS Written Exam is an objective type of examination conducted in March/April every year, at certain selected centers. Successful candidates called for an interview at selected centers in the month of May/ June each year. Merit listed candidates based on the interview and medical fitness undergo BSc nursing training and granted Permanent and Short Service Commission at a ratio of 60:40 based on their merit.

You Can Buy MNS Guide – Best MNS Book for 2022 Exam Preparation

Check out the MNS 2022 subject-wise topics for the Indian Army MNS Exam:

General English Biology Physics Chemistry General Knowledge General Intelligence
Noun The living World Properties of Matter Atomic Structure Countries Capital Coding & Decoding
Vocabulary Techniques Biological Classification Magnetic Effects of Electric Current Chemical Bonding Countries Currency Analogy & Classification
Synonyms Plant Kingdom Laws of Motion & Work, Energy, and Power Oxidation & Reduction Airports Alphabetical Series /Number Series/ Missing Number
Pronoun Animal Kingdom Semiconductor Devices and their Applications Acids, Bases & Salt Parliaments of World Order & Ranking
Fill In The Blanks Morphology of plants Current Electricity Periodic Table Rivers & ports Direction & Distance
Spelling Test Anatomy of plants Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current Solution National Parks Clock
Verb Cell-The unit of life Nuclear Physics Bio-molecules Inventions & Inventors Calendar
Adjective  Cell cycle & cell division Dual Nature of Radiation and Atomic Physics Chemistry in everyday life Important Days Decision Making
Jumbled Sentences  Transport in plants  Optics Properties of Gases List of Firsts in India Statement & Assumption
Degrees  Mineral nutrition  Electrostatics  Radioactivity Indian Army Cubes & Dice
Preposition  Photosynthesis Since 2021, Numerical Based questions are also asked in MNS Examination-  Miscellaneous Indian Navy Blood Relation
Conjunction Respiration in plants Indian Air force Non-verbal / Mirror Image/ Embedded Figure
Antonym Digestion & Absorption Dances of India
Tense And Sentence Formation Breathing & Exchange of gases Nuclear Power & Atomic Power Plants
Passive Voice Body fluids & circulation Monuments of World
Causative Verbs Excretion Cabinet Minister
Participles Skeleton System Constitution of India
One Word Substitution Nervous System Important Books
Cloze Test Chemical co-ordination & integration Important Borders
Conditional Sentences Reproduction in Organism Superlatives of India
Finite And Non Finite Verbs Human Reproduction Dams of India
Syntax Reproductive health S. I. Units of Quantity
Idioms And Phrases Principles of inheritance variation Schedules of Const
Sentence Improvement Exercise Molecular bases of inheritance Sources of Const
Modal Verbs Evolution Terms Associated to Constitution
Interjections Human Health & Diseases Indian Battles Sports
Articles Biotechnology Superlatives of World
Direct And Indirect Speech Microbes in Human Census 2011
Ecosystem No. of Player & Sports
Miscellaneous Missiles
Important Cups
Organizations & HQ
Scientific Instruments&Miscellaneous
Since 2021, History is also asked.



To help candidates know their chances of selection in the MNS recruitment exam, we have provided the cut-off of the MNS exam.

Factors Affecting the MNS Exam

  • – Number of Candidates Appearing in the Exam
  • – Number of Seats Available at Different Colleges
  • – Difficulty Level of the Questions in the Exam
  • – Previous Year Cut-off Marks and Exam Statistics
  • – Process of normalization of 2 shifts


Military Nursing Services (MNS) Exam Previous Year Analysis: 

For a better understanding of the recent exam trends, we have also provided the cut-off marks of the previous year’s exams to help candidates prepare accordingly. The candidates should note that the cut-off score of the MNS exam is increasing every year and one needs to prepare with full concentration to crack the examination. Here, the candidates who are going to appear for the MNS 2022 and forward exam can see and analyze the previous year’s cut-off marks.

Year Cut-off Marks
2020 116
2019 110
2018 97
2017 86

We hope that the above article will help you to understand and analyze the recent exam trends.

Glance at MNS 2022 Recruitment Drive:

Exam Name Indian Army Military Nursing Service Course B.Sc. (Nursing)
Conducting Body Directorate General of Medical Services (Army)
Official Website
Exam Type National Level
Mode of Application Online
Exam Mode Online
Selection Process I- Written Test (Objective Type) Phase ,II- Panel Interview ,III- Medical Test , IV- Merit List
Tentative Vacancies Per Course 220 (once in a year) or as notified from time to time
MNS Exam Notification (in Employment News/ leading daily news Paper/ IA website) Dec/Jan 2021
MNS 2022  Exam Conducted March / April 2022
MNS 2022 Result Date May / June 2022
MNS 2022 Interview Date July 2022
Application Fee Rs.750/-
Training Colleges Armed Forces Medical College, Pune Command Hospital (Eastern Command), KolkataIndian Navy Hospital (INHS) Asvini, Mumbai Army Hospital Research and Referra, New Delhi Command Hospital (Central Command), LucknowCommand Hospital (Air Force), Bangalore
Reservation SC/ST Candidates – 15 SeatsNCC ‘C’ Certificate Holders – 25


Gurkirat Kaur
Personality Development Coach, Defence Career Mentor,
Center Head-Centurion Defence Academy

Comments (26)

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  • Anjali August 14, 2021

    is it necessary for mns 2022 exam that we have to give neet exam or not.

  • Sinu January 9, 2022

    My date of birth is 28 February 2004 . I am in class 12 can 1 give mns 2022

    • centurion February 3, 2022

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    • centurion February 3, 2022

      you can join our Online/offline MNS Course….for detail just call 9795977776

  • Esther January 24, 2022

    I want to joint as a army nurse

    • centurion February 3, 2022

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  • Anjali February 24, 2022

    mere date of birth 19oct2005 h kya m exam de skti hu

  • Simran March 31, 2022

    I couldnot find that how to fill the application form of mns

  • pranali late May 15, 2022

    this is very helpful and i need ur help for preparation of exam

  • Karthika June 7, 2023

    Maybe if I failed in exam I will get a seat or not


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