LBS Centre Post Basic BSc Nursing Admission 2019

LBS Centre Admission 2019

LBS Centre for Science and Technology, Trivandrum invites application for admission to Post Basic BSc Nursing Degree course 2019

LBS Centre Admission Eligibility 2019

Nativity

  • Candidate Only Indian citizens are eligible for admission unless otherwise notified. Holders of Persons of Indian Origin ( PIO ) cards / OCI ( Overseas Citizen of India ), will also be treated at par with Indian citizens for the limited purpose of admissions. However, PIO / OCI candidates will not be eligible for any kind of reservation. Candidates seeking admission to the courses will be categorised as Keralite and Non – Keralite.

Keralite

  • A candidate of Kerala origin will be categorized as a ‘Keralite’.Children of All India Service ( AIS ) officers ( Non – Keralites ) allotted to Kerala cadre are deemed to be ‘Keralites’ as per G.O.( Rt ) No.822 / 08 / H.Edn dated 29th May, 2008. But they will not be eligible for Communal / Persons with Disabilities reservation.

Non – Keralite

  • A candidate who is not of ‘Kerala origin’ but who has undergone the qualifying course in Kerala, and who is the son / daughter of the following categories of Non – Keralite parents will be categorized as Non – Keralite :
    • A candidate who has undergone qualifying course in Kerala and who is son / daughter of NonKeralite parents belong to Government of India / Defence Service, posted to Kerala.
    • A candidate who has undergone qualifying course in Kerala and who is son / daughter of NonKeralite parents belong to Government of India / Defence Service, posted to Kerala.
    • A candidate who is not of Kerala Origin but has been a resident of Kerala state for a period of 5 ( five ) years within the period of 12 ( twelve ) years of his / her study.
    • A candidate who is not of Kerala origin but who has undergone his/her school studies in Kerala from standard VIII to XII.
  • Non – Keralite candidates will be considered against ‘State Merit’ seats only and will not be eligible for Communal / Persons with Disabilities reservation.

Academic Eligibility 

  • Candidate should have passed +2 / Equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as optional subjects. They should have also passed the qualifying examination ie General Nursing and Midwifery Course, from an institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council and concerned State Councils with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate. No rounding off of the percentage of marks to the nearest whole number is permitted.
  • Candidates should have attained the academic eligibility on or before the last date specified for submission of application.
  • Candidates as per Clause shall have obtained registration with the Kerala Nurses and Mid – wives Council and copy of the registration certificate is to be submitted at the time of submission of application. Candidates who have studied outside Kerala shall have to submit copy of the registration certificate of the concerned nursing council of the state from where they have qualified, along with their application and shall have to produce their registration certificate in original obtained from Kerala State Nursing Council at the time of admission.

Age Limit 

  • The upper age limit for General candidates shall be 45 years and for Service candidates 49 years as on the last date for submission of application.

LBS Centre Seats 2019

Seats for Service candidates

  • Five seats are reserved for Service candidates of Directorate of Medical Education, Government of Kerala and four seats are reserved for service candidates of Directorate of Health Service and one seat is reserved for service candidates of Insurance Medical Services. If eligible candidates are not available in one Department, such vacancies will be filled up from eligible candidates of the other Department. The service candidates shall also satisfy the eligibility conditions.

Seats for Persons with Disabilities

  • Leaving the seats set apart under three percent of the seats available for the centralised allotment, in all the Government and Government Controlled Self Financing Colleges are reserved for the candidates with Disabilities.

Seats for Mandatory Reservation

  • The remaining Govt. seats will be distributed as per the mandatory reservation principle as contemplated in G.O.(P) 208 / 66 / Edn. dated 2.5.1966,G.O.( MS ) No.95 / 08 / SCSTDD dated 06th October, 2008 and as modified from time to time.
  • The percentage break-up of seats as per mandatory reservation is as follows:
S.NOCategoryPercentage
A Socially and Educationally Backward Classes ( SEBC )30%
1Ezhava ( EZ )9%
2Muslim ( MU ) 8%
3Other Backward Hindu ( BH )3%
4Latin Catholic and Anglo Indian ( LC ) 3%
5Dheevara and related communities ( DV )2%
6Viswakarma and related communities ( VK )2%
7Kusavan and related communities ( KN ) 1%
8Other Backward Christian ( BX ) 1%
9Kudumbi ( KU ) 1%
BScheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes10%
10Scheduled Castes( SC )8%
11 Scheduled Tribes ( ST ) 2%
CState Merit ( SM )60%
  • The total number of seats available for the course will be finalised prior to the commencement of the Centralised Allotment Process – 2019. The number of seats earmarked for various categories for the coursewill also be finalised and notified before Centralised Allotment Process – 2019, for the course.

LBS Centre Admission Exam Pattern 2019

Entrance Examination

  • The date and time of Entrance examination will be notified by the LBS in due course. The Entrance Examination will have one paper of ninety minutes duration. The examination shall be of the standard of GNM examination and will contain questions on all the subjects covered in the GNM syllabus of Indian Nursing Council. The distribution of number of questions from each subject will be as shown below
Sl.No.SubjectsNumber of Questions
1Anatomy & Physiology08
2Microbiology05
3Psychology04
4Fundamentals of Nursin First Aid16
5Community Health Nursing08
6Health Education & Communication skills03
7Nutrition06
8Medical Surgical Nursing23
9Mental Health Nursing05
10Child Health Nursing07
11Obstetrics and Gynaecology10
12Nursing Administration and Ward Management05
 Total100

Scheme of Examination

  • The Entrance Examination will have one paper of ninety minutes duration. The examination shall be of the standard of GNM examination and will contain questions on all the Subjects covered in the GNM syllabus of Indian Nursing Council.
  • The Examination will consist of 100 objective type multiple choice questions each carrying 3 marks with a maximum of 300 marks.
  • The answers should be marked in a separate answer sheet ( OMR sheet ) provided and all entries in the OMR sheet, including filling of bubbles, should be done using ballpoint pen only ( Blue or Black ).
  • Each correct response will be awarded three marks. More than one answer indicated against a question will also be deemed as incorrect response and mark will be deducted as in the case of incorrect responses.
  • Minimum marks for qualifying for open category: Candidates belonging to SC / ST categories need to score a minimum of 35% marks ( 105 out of 300 ) to qualify in the entrance examination and figure in the rank list.
  • All other candidates have to score a minimum of 45% marks( 135 out of 300 ) to qualify in the entrance examination and to be placed in the rank list.
  • Minimum marks for qualifying for Service candidates: All service candidates need to score a minimum of 45% marks ( 135 out of 300 ) to qualify in the entrance examination.

LBS Centre Admission Application Form 2019

  • LBS Centre Post Basic BSc Nursing admission application form available at official website  www.lbscentre.in
  • There is only a single application form for applying for admission to Post Basic B.Sc Degree Courses in various Government / Government controlled / Private Self Financing Colleges. If a candidate submits more than one application his / her candidature is liable to be cancelled.
  • Application can be submitted only online at www.lbscentre.in Prospectus can also be downloaded from here. Application forms & Prospectus will not be available by post or from the Office of the Director of Medical Education or from any Govt. Medical College or from any other office.

Application Fee :

  • For General candidates : [rupee] 800/-.
  • For SC / ST candidates : [rupee] 400/-.
  • Candidates who are children of Inter – Caste married couple of which one is SC / ST who will be eligible for educational and monetary benefits admissible to SC / ST of GO ( MS ) No.25 / 2005 / SCSTDD dated 20th June, 2005, should remit the fee meant for SC / ST and should attach an inter – caste marriage Certificate from the Revenue officials with the print out of the online
    application form

LBS Centre Admission Admit Card 2019

  • Admit cards for Entrance Examination will have to be downloaded by the candidate from their homepage of the website www.lbscentre.kerala.gov.in during the time period notified. Admit cards will not be sent by post to the candidates

LBS Centre Admission Selection Procedure 2019

  • Admission to the course is regulated on the basis of merit as assessed in the rank lists to be prepared based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Director, LBS Centre for Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram under the supervision of
    Director of Medical Education.
  • Candidates seeking admission under service quota will also have to appear for the entrance examination and qualify in the same. However the selection of candidates under this quota will be based on their seniority in service from among those qualified in the entrance examination.

LBS Centre Admission Exam Center 2019

  • The Entrance Examination for admission to Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing course- 2019 will be held at Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam and kozhikode on the date and time to be notified later. Applicants will have to choose one among these centres at the time of online registration. The centre once opted cannot be changed subsequently.

LBS Centre Admission Important Dates 2019

S.NOEventDates
1Starting date of the online application form In the month of June, 2019
2Submission date of the application form In the month of June, 2019
3Releasing of admit cardsIn the month of July, 2019
4Date of entrance examIn the month of September, 2019

Contact Details

LBS Centre for Science and Technology,
Nandavanam, Palayam,
Thiruvananthapuram – 695 033,
Phone No. : 0471 – 2560361,
Email : lbstvpm@gmail.com,
Website : www.lbscentre.kerala.gov.in