OUR ROLE IN LICENSURE EXAMINATION
We regulate education practice through licensing examination to assess competencies needed by Registered or Enrolled Nurses and Midwives to deliver within the health care system
We also maintain positive image towards Nursing and Midwifery practice through improved performance of Nurses and Midwives education practice within the health care system that match with international standards
Licensure examination schedule is usually carried twice in a year. Between March/April and October/November each year
APPLICATION FOR LICENSURE EXAMINATION AND EXAMINATION FEES
All applicants must be trained and qualified from recognized school and educational program meeting all requirements. Candidate are required to apply through online licensure examination application system in the period of 45 days prior the examination date
Applicants for examination shall select only one center among the identified centers
Announcement will be thorough the TNMC website and the payment should be made through Government Electronic Payment Gateway (GePG) after obtaining control number. The payment shall be done at NBC, NMB Branches/Agent or by using Mobile payment Services.
LICENSURE EXAMINATION CENTERS
The licensure examination will be administered through identified examination centers. according to the type of program, number of candidates and accessibility. The licensure examination centers will be announced at the TNMC website and candidate will choose center according of his/her choice
Applicant shall be required to apply to sit at his/her center of choice
LICENSURE EXAMINATION RESULTS AND APPEAL
The LE results for all candidate will be directly released from the nursing Council to candidates through the website and to the nursing and midwifery schools/institutions and to the examination centers and not over the phone. Examination results are issued on a pass or fail basis and a percentage mark is not provided.
In case of dissatisfied appeal is open for candidate within 12 weeks (3 months) from the date of results released.