Christian Medical College Vellore (CMC Vellore) is one of the oldest medical colleges in India. CMC Vellore will conduct a PG entrance test for admissions into postgraduate diploma & degree courses commencing in the academic year 2012-2013. Applicants are required to apply online for CMC Vellore PG Entrance Test 2012.
Availability of application forms
Application forms can be accessed only on-line through the Christian Medical College website. The downloaded form duly filled and signed should be submitted with a basic administrative fee of Rs.750/- by post. Candidates applying from SAARC countries should send a Demand Draft for Rs.1500/- or its equivalent and those from other foreign countries US dollars 100 or its equivalent.
The Selection Process
The selection of candidates for Postgraduate courses will be according to the directives of the CMC Vellore Council. Fifty percent of seats in each course are reserved for sponsored candidates, provided they fulfill other criteria for eligibility for admission. However, more than 50% of the available seats may be allotted to sponsored candidate based on their ranking in the selection test. The wait list is based on ranking in the selection tests. The first sponsored candidate on the waiting list will ordinarily fill vacancies arising by sponsored candidates not accepting a seat to make up 50% reservation for sponsored candidates. In the event that more than 50% of the seats in any course are filled by sponsored candidates and one of the sponsored candidates does not accept the seat, it will be offered to the next candidate on the wait list by rank irrespective of whether he or she is sponsored or open.
No admissions will usually be made after 25th May 2012.
About the Test
The written test will be of 2 types:
a. A GENERAL paper consisting of multiple choice questions drawn from all subjects taught in the undergraduate medical course.
b. A SPECIAL paper consisting of multiple choice questions in the speciality for which the candidate has applied and subjects allied to it e.g., the paper for E.N.T. may include questions in Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, etc., with respect to the ear, nose and throat.
The written test will be conducted at BANGALORE, CHENNAI, DELHI, HYDERABAD, KOLKATA, MUMBAI, PUDUCHERRY, TRIVANDRUM and VELLORE.
The duration of the General and Special papers are 3 hours each (240 questions). All candidates who wish to take the written test are required to be in their assigned seats at the time, date and place stipulated on the Hall ticket. No candidate will be permitted to enter the examination hall after 30 minutes of the stipulated examination commencement time.
Those who cannot take the examination on a Saturday for religious reasons (eg. SDAs) should apply separately to the Registrar for special arrangements to take the examination. This special arrangement however will only be available at Vellore.
|Last date for receipt of completed application forms 12:00 noon||29 October 2011|
|Last date for receipt of completed sponsorship forms||05 November 2011|
|Written test||26 November 2011|
|Announcement of list of candidates who qualify for interviews||02 December 2011|
|Registration for Interviews & Medical Checkup||09 January 2012|
|Special Tests and Interviews at Vellore||10 January 2012|
|Announcement of final selection list||11 January 2012|
|Acceptance by 8.00 am||12 January 2012|
|Last date for receipt of completed registration forms for selected candidates||04 February 2012|
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