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MKC is one of the best MNS (Military Nursing Service )coaching in Bareilly, India.


Your search for the Best MNS coaching Institute in Bareilly, India ends here. Yes, Major Kalshi Classes provide the best MNS Coaching in Bareilly, India.  We deliver the best Guidance for all the Defence Exams. We provide best coaching for preparation of various national & state level defence competitive exams. We, at Major Kalshi classes, hold a prestigious position in the number of selections in competitive exams like NDA, Air force, Navy, Army, Coast Guard etc.

 Indian army conducts MNS -Military Nursing Service course for female candidates who are willing to pursue integrated 4 years B. Sc. (Nursing) course at the Nursing of Armed Forces Medical Service colleges all over India. Interested candidates can apply online themselves to be appeared in the written exam held annually. The registration forms are only available online on the official website of Indian Army. 

 As, it’s a national level competitive Entrance exam, you need to prepare for it comprehensively before its notification gets published. It happens to be held once a year by the Indian Army. This exam is conducted for the admission into the prestigious  Military Nursing Service. The MNS exam is being conducted in 2 stages: a written entrance exam and Interview followed later by a medical examination test. 

We, at Major Kalshi classes, have an excellent record of selections over the years. We conduct various Mock Tests before the exams to strengthen the skills & fill the gaps in their preparation, if any, of candidates and provide them to attend individual doubt sessions if required regarding the preparation of the Interview Phase.


Whether Indian Army, Navy or the Air Force, we offer the best-in-class infrastructure and an experienced faculty that comprises Ex- Interviewers and Subject Matter Experts. Being a premier defence services coaching institute, we know that it is essential to notify candidates about the general information in the Examination being conducted by the Indian Armed Forces. This is a competitive exam through which, candidates are recruited as cadets in MNS by Indian Army. Learn about the Indian Army Exam Pattern, and selection criteria through this article by the experts present at Major Kalshi Classes for Coaching, preparation and selection.


Military Nursing Service : Important Highlights

On 01st October 1926, it’s decided to have a permanent military nursing service in the Indian Army and the nursing service for the Indian troop hospitals came into being with the total count of 55 nurses. In 1927, the designation for the Military Nursing Service for Indian troops hospital was modified to Indian Military Nursing Service .With outbreak of World war II in year 1939, 313 nurses were additionally sanctioned for the nursing services of the British Army stationed at various places in  India, including the 55 nurses of the Indian Military Nursing Service.


MNS-2023 Exam Overview:-


Exam Name

Military Nursing Service

Conducting Body

Indian Army

Official Website

Exam Type

National Level

Eligibility Criteria

Unmarried female candidates can apply

Mode of Application


Exam Mode


Application fee


Number of cities for exam centres


Exam Duration

90 minutes

Official Website


Indian Army’s MNS Recruitment & eligibility criteria are as listed below :-


 Candidates must be a citizen of India and only female candidates can apply.

Gender & Marital Status:

Only unmarried female candidates, legally separated, divorcee & widow without issues can apply.

Height must be around 148 cm for general category & 153 cm for reserved category.

Educational Qualification:

 The educational qualification which is specified by the officials are listed as below:

The candidate must have passed Class 10+2 or equivalent with subject streams which are equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany & Zoology) and English with not less than 50% marks as a regular student from a recognized State/Central board.

 Selection Process Criteria:-

The Indian Army is the conducting body for this exam and reserves the right to set the exam pattern of this MNS examination:- 

The MNS selection Process wholly divided into 2 stages-

  1. The written exam  –

It is further divided into 5 subjects – Duration-90 mins

A) Physics,

B) Chemistry

C) Biology

D) General English

E)  General Awareness  

  1. Interview Round –  

The female candidates who get selected in Written exam further called for interview round & further shortlisted for final medical test by Special Medical Board(SMB).


Salary & other perks :-

                                          Position                                                                          Pay Scale (p.m.)




PPay Scale (Per Month)

Stipend During Training



Rs.56,100/- to Rs.1,77, 500/-


Rs.61,300/- to Rs.1,93,900/-


Rs.69,400/- to Rs.2,07,200/-

Lieutenant Colonel

Rs.1,21,200/- to Rs.2,12,400/-


Rs.1,30,600/- to Rs.2,15,900/-


Rs.1,39,600/- to Rs.2,17,600/-

Major General

Rs.1,44,200/- to Rs.2,18,200/-


  • MNS Salary During Training Period: 

The candidate under training period will receive a fixed remuneration of Rs.8000/- under the NDA training period salary. Note, that the period of the training shall not be treated as a part of commissioned service, and the allowances during the training period will only be paid as arrears on successful commissioning by cadets.

  • MNS Salary After Training: 

Once, the candidate has been commissioned as an officer for post of Lieutenant, the pay scale will be provided as per level 10 with Rs.56,100/- to 1,77,500/- as basic pay, including all the allowances and other perks included.

Other Perks & Benefits :-


*Lifetime Pension facility


*Dearness Allowances(DA)

*Lodging Allowances (LA)

*Gear Maintenance Allowances/ Field Area Allowances

*Annual Leave of two Months

*Casual Leave of 20 days annually

*Leave Encashment up to 300 Days of Final Pay Drawn

*Study Leave of up to 2 Years with Full Payment and all benefits.

*Air/Rail Travel Concession (ATC/RTC)

*Free Hospital Facility

*Low-Interest Loans availability

*Canteen Facility

* Free Rations

*The chance to travel (LTA)

*Every active on-duty nurse obtains free medical and also dental attention while serving in the military.

*Insurance for a minute monthly payment.


    We, here, extensively train candidates for National Defence academy – NDA at our Bareilly centre  by providing detailed insight till the Interview Process. Students from our coaching centre have secured selections into BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF, SSB, NSG and AR.

We have the most experienced team of officers including EX-interviewing Officers who ensure that candidates must get more than enough mental as well as psychological training for the defence exams through various ground level training facilities which is present in our coaching.

We, here at MKC, provide an infrastructure and atmosphere much & better aligned with your NDA exam preparation till the interview stage. We provide a much-stimulated environment which support & strengthen your whole personality as required by UPSC for NDA recruitment.


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