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UPPSC Staff Nurse Syllabus 2023 PDF | Check Exam Pattern for Prelims, Mains

UPPSC Staff Nurse Syllabus 2023 PDF Download: Check Exam Pattern – Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) Officials released the official syllabus for the Staff Nurse (Male, Female) Exam on the official website i.e. Candidates can check and download the Uttar Pradesh PSC Staff Nurse (Male, Female) Syllabus & Exam Pattern in the below sections. To make it easy, we have provided the download link of the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam Syllabus along with the pattern below in the section. Stay connected to our website PrepareExams.Com to get instant updates on the UPPSC Staff Nurse Syllabus.

UPPSC Staff Nurse Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2023 – Overview

Board NameUttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC)
PostsStaff Nurse (Male, Female)
Exam Name
Job LocationUttar Pradesh
Selection ProcessExam

Uttar Pradesh PSC Staff Nurse Selection Process 2023

  • Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)
  • Main Examination (Written)
  • Document Verification

UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam Pattern 2023

The UPPSC Staff Nurse question paper of the recruitment test will be 170 questions with a Maximum mark of 85 marks and All questions carry equal marks. The Exam duration of the UPPSC Staff Nurse paper will be 2 Hours. for each wrong answer, a 0.33 mark will be deducted. The given table is for the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam Pattern 2023.

UPPSC Staff Nurse Prelims Exam Pattern 2023

  • Total Question – 170 Questions
  • Total Marks – 85 marks
  • Exam Duration – 2 Hours
  • Language –  
  • Mode of Exam –
  • Negative Marking – Yes, 0.33 Mark
General Knowledge3015120 mins
General Hindi2010
Main Subject Nursing12060

UPPSC Staff Nurse Mains Exam Pattern 2023

SectionsQuestionsMarksWord CountDuration
Part A525125 words3 hours
Part B6 (Attempt any 4)60300 words

UPPSC Staff Nurse Prelims Syllabus 2023

General Knowledge

  • Indian History and the Indian National Movement: A thorough understanding of social, economic, and political facets of Indian history should be prioritized in studies of Indian history. Candidates for the Indian National Movement should have a comprehensive understanding of the freedom struggle, the rise of nationalism, and the attainment of independence.
  • Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World: Questions on the Geography of India will relate to Physical, Social & Economic Geography of India. In World Geography only a general understanding of the subject will be expected.
  • Panchayati Raj and Public Policy, the Constitution of India, the Political System, Rights-Related Issues, etc: Knowledge of the Indian Constitution, the political system, including the Panchayati Raj, and Community Development will be put to the test in questions on Indian politics and governance.
  • Indian Economy and Social Development: The candidates will be tested concerning problems and relationships between Population, Environment, Urbanisation; broad features of economic policy in India, and Indian Culture.
  • Current International and National Events: Additionally, there will be questions on games and sports.
  • Indian Agriculture: The candidates will be expected to have a general understanding of agriculture in India, agricultural produce, and its marketing.
  • General Science: Questions on General Science will cover general appreciation and understanding of science including matters of everyday observation and experience, as may be expected of a well-educated person, who has not made a special study of any scientific discipline. This will also include questions on the role of science and technology in the development of India.
  • Elementary Mathematics up to class 10th level: Arithmetic, Algebra and Geometry.

Note:- The candidates are expected to have general awareness about the above topics with special reference to U.P.

General Hindi

  • Antonym
  • Sentence and spelling correction
  • One word of many words
  • Synonyms and derivatives
  • Adjectives and adverbs
  • Alternative words


1. Anatomy & Physiology: Skeletal System, Muscular System, Cardio-Vascular System, Respiratory System, Digestive System, Excretory System, Nervous System, Endocrine System, Reproductive System and Sense Organs.
2. Fundamentals of Nursing: Nursing as a profession, Maintenance of therapeutic Environment, Nursing Process and Nursing Care Plan, Admission and Discharging of a Patient. The Dying Patient, Hygienic needs and Physical needs, Activity and Exercises, Safety needs, Elimination needs, Care and special condition, Meeting nutritional needs, Observation of Patient, Care of Equipments, Barrier Nursing, administration of drugs, Recording and Reporting.
3 First Aid: Meaning and Rules of First Aid Emergency situation such as Fire; Earthquakes: Famines; Fractures; Accident; Poisoning; Drowning; Haemorrhage; Insects bites; Foreign bodies Transportation of the injured. Bandaging and splinting, Immediate and later role of nurse.
4. Medical Surgical Nursing: Role and Responsibilities of Nurse in Medical and Surgical Setting. Care of Surgical patient, Anesthesia. Diseases of Cardiovascular System, Gastro Intestinal System, Genito Urinary System and Nervous System. Disorder and Diseases of the Respiratory System, Musculo-Skeletal System. Blood Disorder and Blood Transfusion. Endocrine System, Metabolic disorders, deficiency diseases: Hyper and Hypo Secretions, Cysts/ Tumours, Diabetes Mellitus, Obesity Gout. The diseases of skin, Ear, Nose and Throat. Diseases and Disorder of Eye, Intensive care Nursing. Common deficiency diseases, Prevalence in India, Early symptoms, prevention and treatment. Communicable Diseases: Virus, Bacteria, Zoonoses and Mosquito.
5. Psychiatric Nursing: Introduction, Community Responsibility, Diagnosis, Management and Role of the Nurse.
6. Community Health Nursing: Concept, Definition of Community Health, difference between:- Institutional and community health nursing, qualities and function of community health nursing, Aspects of Community Health Nursing, Demography and Family Welfare. Health Team: Composition at Community Health Centre (CHC), Primary Health Centre (PHC); Sub-Centre. Role of Nursing Personnel at Various levels: Male & Female Health Worker, Health Supervisor, Public Health Nurse, Public Health Supervisor, Vital Health Statistics. Health education and Communication skills.
7. Midwifery and Gynecological Nursing: Introduction and Definition, Normal Pregnancy, Pre-natal care, Care and advice regarding diet in pregnancy, ante-natal exercises, Minor disorders of pregnancy and alleviations of discomfort, Diseases associated with pregnancy Normal Delivery Preparation: Normal labour – First stage, Second stage and Third stage of labour, Nursing Management of Baby and birth, Nursing Management of mother during puerperium, Complication of pregnancy and its management, High risk pregnancy and its management, Labour Complications, Complications of puerperium and its management, Obstetrics operations, Drugs used in Obstetrics, Ethical and legal aspects related to midwifery and Gynaecological Nursing, Fertility and Infertility Diseases and disorders of female reproductive system including breasts.
8. Paediatric Nursing: Concept in Child health care and role of Paediatric nurse in child care, The healthy child, The Infant, Disorder of Infant, Recognition and Management of congenital anomalies, Breast Feeding, Introduction of Solids, Pre and post Operative care and Preparation of parents for surgery of the infant child.
Diseases of Children: Etiology, Signs and Symptoms, medical and surgical management, nursing care, Complication, diet, and drug therapy, prevention and treatment with diseases – Gastro-intestinal system, Respiratory System, Gento-urinary System, Cardio Vascular system, Nervous System, Eye and ear, Nutritional Disorder, Communicable diseases, Hemotological disorder, Endocrine disorder Child health Emergencies, Psychological disorder problems and the handicapped Child.
9. Professional Trends and Adjustment: Definition and criteria of Nursing profession, Qualities of a professional nurse, Personal Professional Growth and Continuing Education Career in Nursing, Professional related organisations: International Council of Nurse (ICN), Indian Nursing Council (INC), State Nursing Council, World Health Organisation, UNICEF. Trained Nurse Association of India (TNAI), Red Cross Legislation in Nursing.
10. Microbiology: Scope and usefulness of knowledge of microbiology in Nursing, Classification of Micro-organisms and factors influencing growth, Sources of Infection, Portals of Entry and Exit of microbes, Transmission of infection, Collection of Specimens and Principles to kept in mind while collection specimen, Immunity, Control and destruction of micro-organisms.
11. Psychology: Definition, Scope and importance for Nurses, Psychology of human behavior: Emotions, Attitudes, Frustration and Defense mechanisms, Personality, Intelligence and related Factors, Learning and Observation.
12. Sociology: Importance of Sociology in Nursing. The Socio-cultural and Economic aspects of the community and their effects in health and illness. The Family: Family as a social institution and basic unit for health service, Basic needs of family, Advantages of Planned parenthood. The Society: Concept of society, Rural and Urban Society, Social Problems, unmarried mothers, dowry System, drug addiction, alcoholism, delinquency, handicapped, child abuse, domestic violence, women abuse, Social agencies and remedial measures. Economy: Resources of the country – Natural, occupational, agricultural, Industrial, etc. Social Security: Population explosion – its effect on economy and the need for population control, Budgeting for a family, per capita income and its impact on health and illness.
13. Personal Hygiene: Maintenance of Health, Physical health and Mental Health.
14. Environmental Hygiene: Water: Safe & wholesome water, Uses of water, Water pollution, Water borne disease and water purification. Air: Air pollution, prevention & Control of Air pollutions. Waste: Refuse, Excrete, Sewage, Health hazards of these wastes Collection, removal and disposal of the wastes, Housing, Noise.
15. Computer in Nursing: Disk operating systems, Use of computer in Nursing, Internet & E-mail in Nursing.

UPPSC Staff Nurse Mains Syllabus 2023

On the basis of previous syllabus, composition of Nursing Subject (Traditional) question paper, pattern of question papers and division of marks are as follows:-

  • The questions will be divided into two sections. There will be a total of five short answer type questions in Section-A. Attempting all the questions is compulsory. Each question will carry 05 marks (Maximum word limit 125).
  • Section-B will have a total of six long answer type questions, out of which candidates will have to attempt any four questions. Each question will carry 15 marks (Maximum word limit 300)

UPPSC Staff Nurse Syllabus 2023 – Download Link

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UPPSC Staff Nurse Syllabus 2023 – FAQs

For how many marks, UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam will be held?

UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam will be held for 85 Marks.

Who is conducting the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam?

The officials of the UPPSC are conducting the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam.

What is the Exam duration for the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam?

The Exam duration for the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam is 2 Hours.

What is the marking scheme of the UPPSC Staff Nurse Exam?

0.33 mark.

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