About NEBP

History of Nursing Examination Board, Punjab

The history of Nursing Examination Board, Punjab goes back to the United India before partition era when it conducted the examinations of the United Punjab and the records of the Nursing students who appeared in examination during 1941 from Lahore, Peshawar, Quetta, Delhi, Ferozepur, Jodhpur, Jhansi, Jaipur, Lakhnow, Ludhiana, Bikaner, Dholpur, Amritsar, Braille, Ajmere and Sialkot centers are available with Nursing Examination Board, Punjab. At that time, it was called “Punjab Nursing Council and Midwives Board.”

After the emergence of Pakistan in 1947, Nursing Examination Board, Sindh conducted examination of Nursing students of All Pakistan till 1973. In 1973 PNC directed that all the provinces of Pakistan should conduct their examinations independently. Sindh province continues taking examination of its own province but Balochistan and Frontier provinces, could not conduct examinations due to their administrative problems. The Nursing Examination Board, Punjab started conducting examination of its own nursing institutions and the institutions of other two provinces (Balochistan and Frontier) till October 1980.

Since March 1981, Nursing Examination Board, Punjab has been conducting the examination of all categories of Nursing students of the institutions of Punjab, Islamabad, Kashmir, Balochistan and Frontier provinces started conducting their own examinations.

The present Nursing Examination Board, Punjab Lahore was constituted under section II of Pakistan Nursing Council Act, 1973. Ms. Painda Khan was its Vice-Chairperson at that time and Ms. G M Dara was first controller Nursing Examination Board, Punjab.


The whole province of Punjab and areas of Azad Kashmir and Islamabad are included in the jurisdiction of Nursing Examination Board, Punjab.

Administration Structure of the NEB, Punjab

The Secretary Health of the province exercises control over the Board. He is the Chairman while Director General Nursing is the Vice Chairperson. The Controller of Board runs the whole system of its affairs. The organizational structure of the Board is as follows:


People Behind NEBP

Mr. Najam Ahmed Shah

Secretary Health, Punjab.

MPA Candidate, Public Policy and Administration, CTP, Public Administration, MSc, Manufacturing, BE, Electrical

+92 42 992010749
       +92 42 992012861

Mrs. Nusrat Saeeda,

Bsc Nursing, Director General Nursing, Punjab
Vice Chairperson Nursing Examination Board, Punjab.

Diploma in Psychiatric (UK), Diploma in Ward Administrator & Teaching Administration, Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery

+92 42 99200964

Mrs. Zubaida Begum,

Nursing Examination Board, Punjab.

Bsc Nursing, Diploma in Paedtric Nursing
Diploma in Ward Administrator & Teaching Administration, Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery

+92 42 99200964

Mrs. Zubaida Mussarat,

Assistant Controller

Diploma in Ward Administrator & Teaching Administration
Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery

Muhammad Afzal,

Computer Operator


Muhammad Zeeshan

Junior Clerk


Muhammad Imran Malik,

Junior Clerk


Nadeem Khan,


Mushtaq Ahmed,


Abdul Aziz,

Naib Qasid

Roshan Draz,


Shahzed Masih,