Saudi Nursing Licensure Examination

The SNLE is a three-hour exam that assesses the nursing graduate’s readiness to practice and/or proceed to postgraduate training.

Eligibility to Saudi Nursing Licensure Examination

  • Students of health colleges in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during their last academic year.
  • Holders of a Bachelor's degree or equivalent from a health college outside the Kingdom, recognized and equivalent by the Ministry of Education.

Saudi Nursing Licensure Examination Sections

Section Percentage
Nursing Fundamentals 20%
Adult Nursing 40%
Maternal- Child Nursing 30%
Unit Management and Leadership 10%
Total 100%