MNS 2024 Notification Out – Check Eligibility, Syllabus

The Indian Army released the MNS 2024 notification on its official website on 6th May 2024. In this article, we will share all the important details related to the MNS 2024 notification. The Indian Army conducts the Military Nursing Service (MNS) exam every year to select eligible female candidates for admission to the 4 year B.Sc. Nursing course after which they join the Indian Army as a Lieutenant. Continue reading to learn more about the eligibility criteria, age limit, syllabus, selection process, and how to apply for the MNS 2024 exam.

What is the MNS Exam?

  • MNS stands for Military Nursing Service. It is an integral component of the Indian Army. Every year the Indian Army conducts a national-level test to select deserving and qualified female candidates for the grant of commission in this prestigious service.
  • As part of the training process, the selected candidates undergo a four-year B.Sc. (Nursing) course. There are a total of 220 seats for this course. These 220 seats have been distributed among 6 Colleges of Nursing under Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS).
  • After the completion of the four-year course, the candidates serve in the Armed Forces Medical Services of the Indian Army as a Military Nursing Service (MNS) officer. They join at the rank of a Lieutenant and receive all the pay and perks given to officers.

MNS 2024 Eligibility Criteria




Indian Citizens


Female Only

Age Limit

1st October 1999 – 30 September 2007


  • 12th passed with PCB Stream
  • At least 50% of aggregate marks
  • Must have passed 12th in 1st attempt
  • Subjects Combination – PCB + English

Who can apply for the MNS 2024 exam?

Qualifying for NEET (UG) 2024 is an essential requirement to become eligible for the MNS 2024 exam. After the declaration of NEET (UG) 2024 results, qualified female candidates may register and apply for the MNS 2024 exam through the official website of the Indian Army. The MNS 2024 application process is online and can be accessed through the Join Indian Army website. As per the MNS official notification, the application link will be accessible after the declaration of NEET (UG) 2024 results. Below are the important steps in the MNS selection process for 2024.

Download the MNS 2024 Official Notification

MNS Selection Process 2024

  • National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET-UG) 2024
  • Declaration of NEET (UG) 2024 Results
  • MNS 2024 Online Application through the Indian Army website 
  • Shortlisting of candidates based on NEET (UG) 2024 scores
  • Display of reference numbers of shortlisted candidates on the Army website
  • Arrival of candidates at Base Hospital Delhi Cantt 
  • Verification of documents at the time of the screening process 
  • An 80-mark Test of General Intelligence and General English (ToGIGE) 
  • An objective-type Psychological Assessment Test (PAT)
  • Interview
  • Medical Exam
  • Declaration of Merit list

After the shortlisting of candidates based on their NEET (UG) 2024 scores, all the stages included in the MNS selection process will take place at Base Hospital Delhi Cantt. The admit card for the same will be accessible through the Join Indian Army website.

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