Recruitment for the posts of ‘Staff Nurse’ in Govt and Autonomous Institutions in the State of Karnataka was announced recently. Under the notification, the department requires eligible candidates to fill up 1024 posts. B.Sc Nursing & GNM Diploma holder are eligible to participate in this recruitment scheme. To ensure the selection, written examination will be conducted which is titled as “KEA Competitive Examination 2015-16”. So that we have shared the detailed KEA Syllabus for Staff Nurse Exam 2015-16 to help the candidates crafting their time table as per the syllabus.
KEA Exam Pattern For Staff Nurse Recruitment
List of eligible candidates will be issued by Karnataka Examinations Authority as soon as the registration process ends. Those all eligible candidates have to go through the common competitive test. Multiple Choice Questions in English language to be asked in the paper. This Competitive Exam to take place in one single shift separately for Diploma and B.Sc. Candidates.
Paper duration will be 150 minutes while the answering time is 120 Minutes which means candidates have to reach the test venue before 30 minutes of exam but they will get 2 hours to mark their answers on the sheet. There will be 100 questions in the exam for 100 marks in total i.e written competitive exam will be conducted for 100 marks.
Exam dates / Schedule: The KEA Competitive Test is tentatively expected to be held in the Month of January 2016. However exact schedule of exam will be shared at KEA website www.kea.kar.nic.in in nearby weeks. KEA Staff Nurse exam will be conducted at following 11 test centres:
Kannada Language Test (Descriptive Exam): This exam will be held only for the applicants who have NOT studied Kannada as 1st or 2nd language or as Optional Subject at SSLC or 10th standard level or at equivalent examination. This descriptive test will be conducted for 150 marks. Question paper of this exam will be having 6 sections with 25 questions each.
- Candidates need to score at least 50 Marks (33%) in Kannada exam.
- Marks scored by candidate in this exam won’t be considered while making the merit list.
KEA Staff Nurse Competitive Test Syllabus
- Syllabus as prescribed by RGUHS, Bangalore for B.Sc. Nursing.
- Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery / Psychiatric Syllabus as prescribed by Indian
Detailed syllabus will be available at KEA web portal within few days.