Become a Nurse – Ministry of Health Nursing School

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Update: Application deadline for Recruitment of the Pupil Nurse training of 2016 intake is 24 June 2016 . Source: Gazette (2016.06.03)
College of Nursing Colombo
If you have three A/L passes in Biological Science stream then you can apply for free Nursing training in Government Nursing schools managed by Ministry of Health. After training you can become a Nurse in Government hospital which is a pensionable government job. This post describes details on Government Nursing courses, but there are several private nursing colleges and University degrees in Nursing are also available in Sri Lanka.

Educational qualifications :
A. Should have passed all subjects (except common general test) of one of
the streams called Biology /Mathematics/ Agriculture which belongs to
the science stream in one sitting at the G.C.E (A.L) examination
B. Should have passed G.C.E (O.L) examination in not more than 02 attempts
with six subjects including credits passes for Sinhala / Tamil Language
Mathematics, Science and English.

How to apply:

Applications and details are available in Government Gazette Part II of 2016.06.03
Or Ministry of Health website

Duly completed applications should be sent on or before 24.06.2016 by the
register post to the “Director (Admin 01),Ministry of Health, Suwasiripaya,
No.385 , Rev. Baddegama Wimalawansa Thero Mawatha , Colombo 10”

Application deadline for 2015 intake is 24 June 2016

Scheme of Training :
The selected applicants will be admitted to the nursing training school as pupil nurses and they should follow the training course for 03 years.
The trainees during the period of training in a school nursing will be paid an allowance as follows :
1) First year :- Rs 12,920/= per month
2) Second years :- Rs 13,040/= per month
3) Third years :- Rs 13,160/= per month

The trainees, who pass the final examination, after successful completion of training, will be appointed to the post of staff nurse Grade III by the Director General of Health Services on the relevant salary scales depending on the availability of vacancies of the post.

All applicants should be unmarried at the time of submitting their applications and it is compulsory that they should remain unmarried, during the period of 03 years training.

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  1. nelumi January 16, 2017 at 11:30 am -  Reply

    List ek dann thw godk kal yai.feb wal para med gnn ekk na

  2. lahiru January 16, 2017 at 11:03 am -  Reply

    Nursing 2016 interview eke selected list eka web ekta daalada friends? Campus eken ain wela nts ekta register wenna puluwnda?

  3. dulanjali January 16, 2017 at 7:02 am -  Reply

    To sd, ethkta dr ape list eka public krna dawask qwe ndda oyta. Thma list hadalawath ndda

  4. sd January 15, 2017 at 6:36 am -  Reply

    Mn ministry cl kala.2016 ayawa gannakota thawa masa 4k 5k yai kiwa adurana akkanek me aurudde nts walin out una batch eke hitiya.eya kiwa nts wala ilagata masa 6n 6ta batch 3k ain wenna innawa kila

  5. sd January 14, 2017 at 6:16 am -  Reply

    Yaluwane aye nts walin ilagata ain wena batch 1 ain wenne koi kaleda kila danna kenek innawanam plz kiyannako..mkda e kaletane 2016 ayawa ganne

  6. tharuka January 13, 2017 at 4:59 pm -  Reply

    to dili and kp, oyala 2015 b batch eke ayada? 2016 interview giya ayata letters avilla nadda? please tell me.

  7. sanda January 12, 2017 at 2:58 pm -  Reply

    Liyum awe 2015 b badge eke ayata witaramada

  8. deshani January 12, 2017 at 1:06 pm -  Reply

    to dili, oyata nursing letter eka awada? anith palath wala yaluwantath avillada? man polonnaruwe.

  9. nelumi January 12, 2017 at 9:39 am -  Reply

    Ape yaluwo moh cal krm qwe list hadn thm na kiyl

  10. Nelunika January 12, 2017 at 7:03 am -  Reply

    17intw thiynne 2016 a/l ayt newei ned

  11. sandy January 11, 2017 at 7:33 pm -  Reply

    2016 paramedical list danne kawadada kiyala mnistry aken
    ahuve nedda kauruth?

  12. Nelunika January 11, 2017 at 5:06 pm -  Reply

    Thm update na web eke.para med listnm parakkuwei godak

  13. Nimesha Harshani January 11, 2017 at 5:01 pm -  Reply

    2016 list eka kawadada upload krnne?

  14. Nimesha Harshani January 11, 2017 at 4:39 pm -  Reply

    When will be uploading 2016 list of Nursing?

  15. Kp January 11, 2017 at 11:53 am -  Reply

    Mt den letter eka awe. M kurunegala maspotha..

  16. Dili January 11, 2017 at 10:50 am -  Reply

    Mata liuma awa yaluwane

  17. Lakmini Rashadari January 11, 2017 at 8:04 am -  Reply

    paramedical abiyachana dpu ayt ayeth interview thiyne e 2016 aytda?

  18. Sandha January 9, 2017 at 3:38 pm -  Reply

    2016 nts interview eke selection list eka daladaa…..

    paripuraka kawadda ganeee…. danna kawruhri innwdaaa

    • Jinali January 12, 2017 at 9:05 am -  Reply

      Link eka denawada??

  19. dulanjali January 9, 2017 at 7:13 am -  Reply

    Hashi Abeykoon ane dr list dalada? Hack karlanm api khmda balnne

  20. lucky January 9, 2017 at 6:26 am -  Reply

    Yaluwnee apit lettrs post krlda..naththam me week post kraidaa..kwruma hari dannwdaa???

  21. chath January 8, 2017 at 7:35 pm -  Reply

    Atthatama letters post karada kiyla danaganna widihak nadda yaluwane

  22. Dula January 8, 2017 at 12:16 pm -  Reply

    Ane oylata letters awada.awoth matath kiyanna

  23. sewwandi January 8, 2017 at 10:56 am -  Reply

    uts training eke system eka gena danna kenek innawadav?3 years training eken apata diploma ekak witarada labenne?degree ekakk api wenama complete krnna aniwaryaida ehema complete kaloth mnwd eke thiyena wisheshathwaya?training ekedi apita select karaganna path 2k thiyeda medical & surgery kiyala.ane danna kenek innawanam kiyannakoo

  24. Ishaa January 8, 2017 at 7:06 am -  Reply

    Ministy eke numbers laga tyrnawada??

    • sandu January 9, 2017 at 9:56 am -  Reply

      ishaa me ministry ake numbers

  25. harshani January 8, 2017 at 6:15 am -  Reply

    Paramedical abiyachana dapu ayata me mase 17 ayeth interview thiyenawa.e kiyanne ape list ekak lagadi danne nathi wei.

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