ACN OAT Syllabus 2020 Army College B.Sc Nusing Admission Exam Pattern

June 29, 2020

ACN OAT Syllabus

The Army Welfare Education Society AWES has released the latest ACN OAT Syllabus 2020 Exam Pattern & Sample Questions for the preparations of the upcoming Army College of Nursing Admission Test. The female students who had filled the ACN OAT Application Form by 11th June 2020 and going to appear in the test should start the preparations hard as per given the Army College B.Sc Nursing Admission Syllabus & Exam Pattern to crack the exam very easily.

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ACN OAT Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020 Details-

Institute Name

Army College of Nursing Jalandhar Cantt and Army Institute of Nursing (AIN), Guwahati Affiliated to BABA FARID UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH SCIENCES, FARIDKOT

Important Dates-

Commencement of Online Registration- 16 Mar 2020

Last Date of Receipt of Online Application, Registration & Payment of Fee by Army College of Nursing, Jalandhar Cantt- 11th June 2020

Last Date of Receipt of Online Application with Fine of Rs 100/-12th June to 21st June 2020

Download Admit Cards from Website of Army College of Nursing, Jalandhar Cantt for both ACN & AIN candidates- 03rd July 2020

Conduct of OAT (Online Admission Test) - 1430 Hrs - 1630Hrs on 18th July 2020 

Declaration of Result on ACN, AIN & HQ AWES websites- Available Soon

Contact Details-

Telephone: 0181-2266167, 0181-2660080

ACN Website:

ACN E-Mail: acn_mh

AWES Website:

Army College of Nursing (ACN), Jalandhar Cantt. =

Address: Deep Nagar, Jalandhar Cantt

No of seats: 60

How to prepare for written examination

Army Institute of Nursing (AIN), Guwahati=

Address: C/O 151 Base Hospitals, Basistha, Guwahati, PIN-781029, and Assam.

No of Seats: 50

Centers for OAT-

(a) Pathankot

(b) Jalandhar Cantt

(c) Chandigarh

(d) Delhi

(e) Jaipur

(f) Dehradun

(g) Lucknow

(h) Bhopal

(j) Pune

(k) Secunderabad

(l) Kolkata

(m) Guwahati

ACN OAT Exam Pattern-

The exam will consist of 120 objective types (multiple choices) questions in the following format -

Part I-

Biology (Total 50 marks, Multiple Choice questions 25 marks each from Botany and Zoology)

Part II-

Physics (Multiple Choice questions 25 marks)

Part III-

Chemistry (Multiple Choice questions 25 marks)

Part IV-

English – 10 Marks

Part V-

General Awareness – 10 Marks


11th and 12th class under the 10+2 scheme/pre-medical/intermediate science-related questions will have appeared in the ACN AIN Online Admission Test...

Evaluation System-

The evaluation will be done through computers.

Each correct answer will fetch one mark...

Incorrect answers will lead to a deduction of 0.25 marks as an Negative Marking



1. Energy Currency of a cell is-

(a) ATP molecule

(b) DNA

(c) Golgi body

(d) Mitochondria

2. How many chromosomes are present in a somatic cell of a human being?

(a) 48

(b) 47

(c) 46

(d) 23

3 Physical basis of life is-

(a) Cytoplasm

(b) Hyaloplasm

(c) Protoplasm

(d) Nucleo plasm

4. In vessels the thickenings of the cell wall is due to the deposition of-

(a) Cutin

(b) Lignin

(c) Chitin

(d) Suberin

5. Cutaneous glands are almost absent in-

(a) Anura

(b) Eutheria

(c) Matatheria

(d) Aves

6. E. Coli are used in production of-

(a) Rifampicin

(b) LH

(c) Ecdyson

(d) Interferon

7. Locomotor organs in snakes are-

(a) Ribs

(b) Limbs

(c) Sternum

(d) Quadrate

8. Which hormone is responsible for Ovulation?

(a) FSH

(b) Testosterone

(c) LH

(d) Oestrogen

9. Cartilage of Santorini is a band on-

(a) Cricoid

(b) Artenoid

(c) Thyroid

(d) None of the above

10. Botulism affects on which system of the body?

(a) Digestive System

(b) Reproductive System

(c) Respiratory System

(d) Nervous System


51. Surface tension depends upon-

(a) Vapour pressure

(b) Thermal and electrical pressure

(c) Electrical pressure

(d) Thermal, electrical and vapour pressure

52. The SI unit of flux is-

(a) weber

(b) gauss

(c) volt

(d) pascal

53. The magnifying power of convex lens of focal length 5 cm is

(a) 3

(b) 5

(c) 6

(d) 20

54. Wavelength of X-rays is of order-

(a) 10-4 cm

(b) 10-8 cm

(c) 10-2cm

(d) 10-6 cm

55. At the magnetic pole in the northern hemisphere the angle of dip is:-

(a) 0

(b) 90o

(c) 45o

(d) 180o


76. The isobars contain same number of

(a) neutrons

(b) protons plus neutrons

(c) protons

(d) electrons

77. The metal extracted by leaching with a cyanide is

(a) Na

(b) Mg

(d) Cu

(d) Ag

78. Maximum number of valency electrons in oxygen and sulpher is-

(a) 2

(b) 4

(c) 6

(d) 8

79. Crystal structure of NaCl is-

(a) BCC

(b) Simple cubic structure

(c) FCC

(d) Simple ACC structure

80. Oxydation state of lanthanide element is:-

(a) +1

(b) +3

(c) +5

(d) -1


Directions : Select the word which is synonymous in meaning to the word in bold.

101. Abruptly

(a) Suddenly (b) Sharply (c) Favourably (d) Slightly

Directions: Choose the correct alternative

102. It is difficult for me to part _____________my belongings.

(a) From (b) off (c) with (d) of


111. Who is known as the father of missile technology?

(a) Homi Bhabha

(b) APJ Abdul Kalam

(c) Dr UR Rao

(d) Dr Chidambaram

112. Narendra Modi is India’s ______PM.

(a) 14th (b) 13th (c) 15th (d) 12th

Important Links-

Check & Download- ACN OAT Notification PDF

 UPDATED ACN Admission Notice NEW 2020-21 

Admission Notice

ACN Jalandhar Prospectus

AIN Guwahati Prospectus

Examination Cities


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