AIIMS NORCET 2021: A Detailed Guide on this Exam

Nursing Officers Recruitment common eligibility test is a common eligibility paper for the appointment of nursing officers in the central government hospitals. Candidates who are interested in the posts of the nursing officer have to qualify for the test to get eligible for selection. The test will be a computer-based test that will consist of 200 multiple-choice questions.

The test will be of 180 minutes and for each correct answer, one mark will be given.

Total marks for the test will be 200.

NORCET Full Form : Nursing Officers Recruitment common eligibility test

Who can apply?

Candidates who are interested in Nursing officers’ posts can apply for the NORCAT. 

Eligibility criteria

  • B.Sc. Nursing from a recognized university
  • Registered Nurse or Midwife with the Indian Nursing Council.


  • Diploma in General Nursing
  • Registered Nurse or Midwife with the Indian Nursing Council
  • Two years of experience in the relevant occupation

Important dates

Start Date of Registration: 16th October 2021

End date of registration: 30th October 2021

Correction dates: 31st October 2021 to 1st November 2021

Date of examination: 20th November 2021

Application fees

General candidates: 3000 INR


PWD: Exempted

Candidates can pay the fee online using credit/ debit cards and net banking. The application fee of SC/ST candidates will be refunded after the declaration of the examination result. 

Age Relaxation

The age limit to fill the application is 10 to 30 years. 

Age relaxation will be given as per the government rules and regulations (SC/ST- 5 years, OBC-3 years, PWBD- 10 years, PWBD+OBC- 13 years, PEBD+SC/ST- 15 years, Ex-serviceman- 5 Years, Central govt. employee- 5 years, Central govt. employee+ OBC- 8 years, Central govt. employee+ SC/ST- 10 years)

Salary range

9300-34800 INR with Grade Pay of 4600 INR- Level 7

You can check AIIMS Nursing Officer Recruitment 2021 and apply now if you are eligibile.