Indian Army MNS Recruitment 2023 Notification, Online Application Form

Indian Army Military Nursing Service 2023-24 Notification Out: Applications are invited from Female candidates who have passed MSc (Nursing) / PB BSc (Nursing) / BSc (Nursing) for grant of Short Service Commission in the Military Nursing Service. Indian Citizens, Female (Women) Nursing Graduates are eligible to join the Armed Forces as Short Service Commission Officer (SSC Officer) in the Military Nursing Service 2024. The Online Registration for Indian Army MNS 2024 made through National Testing Agency Website ( from 11th December 2023 to 26th December 2023.

Military Nursing Service Recruitment 2023-24

Name of the Post

No of Vacancies

Military Nursing Service (MNS)

Not Determined


Indian Army MNS Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria:

✔️ Age Limit: Candidates must be between 21 and 35 years as on 26/12/2023. Born Between 25 Dec 1988 and 26 Dec 2002 (Both days inclusive).

✔️ Qualification: Should have passed M.Sc. (Nursing) / PB B.Sc. (Nursing) / B.Sc. (Nursing) from INC recognized University and be a registered Nurse and registered Midwife from a State Nursing Council.

✔️ Physical standards: Medical fitness will be determined as per standards applicable for Commission in the Armed Forces.

Indian Army MNS Salary / Emoluments:

Upon successful completion of the pre-commissioning formalities, candidates will be conferred the rank of Lieutenant. They will be entitled to receive full pay and allowances in accordance with the MNS pay matrix. Additionally, they will be eligible for extra benefits, including entitled ration, accommodation, and other allied facilities.

Indian Army MNS Selection Process:

Computer Based Examination

Only eligible candidates will undergo a Computer Based Examination (CBE) conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on January 14, 2024, at selected centers across India. The CBE will include Multiple Choice Questions covering Nursing, English language, and General Intelligence. There is no negative marking, and the qualifying marks for the CBE are set at 50%.


The required number of qualified candidates, in the order of merit, will be invited for an interview in Delhi, contingent upon the availability of vacancies.

Medical Examination

The physical fitness of selected candidates will be conclusively assessed by a Medical Board, organized by the office of DGAFMS. This assessment will include X-Ray examination of the chest and ultrasound (USG) of the abdomen.

Final Selection

Only the necessary number of shortlisted candidates, in accordance with the available vacancies and merit, who are declared medically fit in all aspects will receive call letters. These candidates will be instructed to report to various hospitals in the Armed Forces.

How to Apply Indian Army MNS Recruitment 2023:

➢ Eligible female candidates are required to submit their applications online through the National Testing Agency ( starting from December 11, 2023. During the application process, candidates must provide an active email ID and two active contact numbers.

➢ A non-refundable application processing fee of ₹ 900/- is applicable, and it should be paid to NTA. The admit card for the computer-based examination can be generated online exclusively from the NTA website.

➢ The last date for the registration of online applications is 26/12/2023.

➢ Help Desk: For queries contact Helpline Number - 011-40759000 / 011-69227700 (OR) Email

Indian Army MNS Notification 2023-24

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