NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) is a big opportunity to study abroad from Nepal. NCLEX Nepal has opened doors for Nepalese students to pursue their studies and career in the United States, Canada and Australia. But for a country like Nepal, where most of the students belong to middle-class families, the cost of an exam fee really matters.
If you are among those who are wondering about the NCLEX exam cost in Nepal then no need to worry because, in this article, we are gonna discuss how much it costs to participate in an NCLEX in Nepal. First of all, let’s learn what an NCLEX is and why is it so important.
NCLEX is a test that international students participate in for a nursing license in the United States, Canada and Australia. The NCLEX exam demonstrates one’s knowledge, skills and competency to deal with patients. Passing an NCLEX exam upgrades a student from an average nursing student to a globally recognized licensed nurse.
Once you get a nursing license, you not only get job opportunities in the United States, Canada or Australia but you can even apply for citizenship to be a permanent resident in the country. Therefore, the NCLEX exam is considered to be a great opportunity to achieve a successful career.
Talking about NCLEX exam cost, NCLEX is of two types: NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN and fees for each of the exam is $200 exam. One participates in NCLEX-RN to be a registered nurse while one participates in NCLEX-PN to be a practical nurse of the United States, Canada or Australia.
The $200 NCLEX exam fee is not the only cost you have to pay but you may have to pay some additional licensure fees for an NCLEX exam application. State Boards of Nursing of a country decide how much additional NCLEX exam cost you would have to pay to participate in an NCLEX exam. It varies with the states and territories of The United States, Canada and Australia.
To apply for an NCLEX exam, you will need to send your application and pay its fee to the National Council of State Boards of Nursing. One can also apply for an NCLEX through a phone call but phone registration will cost an additional $9.50 service fee. One who resister his or her NCLEX exam through a phone call has to pay the NCLEX examination fee by VISA or Master Card. Once your application is accepted, the State Boards of Nursing will send you a postcard of your registration receipt.
If you are opting to participate in an NCLEX exam and want some guidance then you can connect with us at NCLEX In Nepal. We provide NCLEX courses, especially the NCLEX-RN classes as an UK-RN, to Nepalese students. We prove the students the essential materials they may need to increase their NCLEX exam score. Feel feel to ask us if you have any questions regarding NCLEX. We are based in Putalisadak, Kathmandu.