Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) MBBS/BDS Admissions 2013
AIMS MBBS/BDS Entrance Exam 2013 Date: 19th May, 2013 at 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amrita Entrance Examination - 2013
AMRITA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences M.B.B.S./B.D.S. Courses Admission - 2013
Admission to MBBS/BDS/BAMS course at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is based on a national level entrance test conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. The entrance examination is governed by rules and regulations specified by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and the respective statutory bodies. MBBS & BDS courses are conducted in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Health Scieces campus at Kochi, while BAMS course is conducted in Amritapuri Campus, Kollam District.
Important: Management of AMRITA VISHWA VIDYAPEETHAM reserves the right to change any of the conditions enumerated herein for the purpose of complying with any of the regulations of the University Grants Commission or any other competent authorities.
Amrita MBBS Entrance Exam 2013 Important Dates:
i. Commencement of online registration : 15 March 2013
ii. Last date of registration : 30 April 2013
iii. Last date of receipt of confirmation Sheet : 07 May 2013
iv. Date of Examination : 19 May 2013
Candidates who wish to apply for admission to any of the courses at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Health Sciences Campus are hereby warned against possible cheating by unscrupulous agents who may promise and assure seats by extracting large sum of money from the parents / candidates. Candidates should note that there is no provision for capitation fees towards admission.
|Sl. No.||Course||No.of Seats||Duration||Curriculum
|1.||MBBS||100||Four and half years plus one year Compulsory Rotating Residential Internship.||As approved by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (University) and is in line with the directives of the Medical Council of India.
|2.||BDS||60||Four years plus one year compulsory rotating internship||As approved by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (University) and is in line with the directives of the Dental Council of India.
1. Should complete the age of 17 years by 31.12.2013 and should not exceed 23 by the said date.
2. Pass in higher secondary examination or its equivalent in the first attempt with 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Biotechnology taken together and 60% marks in English separately.
3. Those who appear for the qualifying examination in March / April 2013 can also apply.
i. Candidate must have passed plus two or equivalent with the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biolo-gy/Bio-Technology and English individually and have obtained a minimum of 60% marks in English and 60% marks in Physics, Chemisty and Biology / Biotechnology taken together, from any State Higher Secondary Board or Equivalent (Biotechnology subject will be considered only for MBBS). Those candidates who secure 50% marks in the Amrita Entrance Examination Medical will be considered for MBBS/BDS. For SC/ST candidates, minimum marks required in plus two is 50% and 40% in the Amrita Entrance Examina tion.
ii. The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary examination, or its equivalent in first attempt (Exemptions may be considered only on medical grounds and the decision of the Chairman-Admissions will be final and binding). The last two years of such study should include Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English (Biotechnology subject will be considered only for MBBS). Students studying in foreign countries following a syllabus other than any Indian syllabus should produce an Equivalence Certificate from The Association of Indian Universities, A.I.U House, 16 Comrade Indrajit Gupta Marg [Kotla Marg], New Delhi – 110002. Telephone – 011- 23230059, Fax – 011-23232131, E-Mail –firstname.lastname@example.org
iii. Candidates whose results of the qualifying examination are not available could also write the Amrita Entrance Examination subject to their producing the mark list of the qualifying examination on or before 5th June 2013. No separate communication will be issued for the marks list. Failure to submit the marks list will be to the disadvantage of the candidate. Candidates should write the Hall ticket number on the mark list while submitting it separately. Candidates who had sent the marklist along with the application form need not send it again.
AMRITA ENTRANCE EXAMINATION (Medical) 2013:
Writtern test is mandatory for all the candidates.
|Course||Date of Examination||Time of Examination
|MBBS||19th May 2013|
|10.00 AM – 12.30 PM
Cost of Prospectus / Application will not be refunded under any circumstances.
No seperate examination fee need to be paid.
MAILING OR DELIVERY OF THE APPLICATION:
i. An envelope printed with our address is provided along with the application, which you are required to use for submission of the same.
ii. Before mailing, ensure that you have kept the following documents in the bigger envelope:
a) Application Form duly filled and pasted with three Photographs all duly ATTESTED by the candidate. One on the application form, second on the Hall Ticket and the third on the attendance card.(Do not tear the Hall Ticket and attendance card from the application form)
b) Plus two marks list if available(stapled to the application form).
c) Demand Draft of Rs.1500/- in case of Online or down loaded application forms. Candidates who opt to appear from the US Centre shall submit a demand draft of US $ 300 in favour of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham payable at Kochi.
(on the reverse of the DD please write your name, course opted for and the Examination Centre chosen)
d) Detailed instruction for submission of online applications will be given at the website and the candidates should strictly follow such instructions.
e) Clip all the above together, keep in the bigger envelope, paste and despatch through speed post or a reliable courier. Also can hand deliver to the Communication Department at the ground floor of Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi.
In any case the form must reach the Office of Admissions on or before the last date i.e. 30 April 2013.
Form must be filled clearly and legibly in CAPITAL LETTERS.
Keep a photocopy of the filled application for future reference. This is particularly required in case you need a duplicate hall ticket.
Any discrepancy in the statements or submission of incomplete or incorrectly filled forms or unclear photographs will lead to rejection of application.
Photograph: Paste your recent (taken after Ist January 2012 only)) passport size face close up color photograph with date of photograph.
Centres for Examination:
(i) Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Coimbatore, Kozhikode, Kochi, Kollam (Amritapuri), Thiruvananthapuram
(ii) California (USA)
ISSUE OF HALL TICKET:
By 5th May 2013 Hall Tickets are expected to be uploaded at our website www.amrita.edu. (No separate Hall Tickets will be sent by mail.) If you are unable to download the Hall ticket,
a) You may obtain a hard copy of the Hall Ticket from the examination centre on the day previous to the examination. It shall however be the responsibility of the candidate to obtain and produce the Hall Ticket in the Examination Hall.
b) Those who are appearing in the Kochi Centre should contact Admission Co-Ordinator, Office of Admissions, Amrita School of Medicine, Kochi (Telephone No.0484 285 8374 or 285 5651) for hardcopies of Hall Ticket.
c) Candidates may access their Hall Ticket by giving their Application number, Center, date of birth and take a colour printout which will be a valid Hall Ticket.
d) It is however mandatory that the Hall Ticket and attendance sheets are filled correctly and completely and submit along with the application.
Duplicate hall ticket will not be issued on the day of examination.
Candidates are required to submit the following documents for obtaining duplicate Hall Ticket:
i. A photocopy of the duly filled up application form.
ii. Passport size face close up colour photographs taken after 1st January 2013 with name and date photographed – two numbers.
iii Receipt issued by the post office towards Speed post or Registered post or the receipt Issued by the courier agency.
iv. Submit an undertaking the format of which will be supplied by the University Representative .
SYLLABUS FOR THE ENTRANCE EXAMINATION:
Amrita Entrance Exam will be of objective type and approximate distribution of questions will be as per below.
Physics - 25 Questions
Chemistry - 35 Questions
Biology/Biotechnology - 70 Questions
English - 10 Questions
General Knowledge - 10 Questions
Duration of Examination will be 150 Minutes
The syllabus for Amrita Entrance Examination will be as per the 10 + 2 examination (CBSE). Each MCQ will consist of a stem and four options, labeled A, B, C and D. Only one of the options is correct and for each correct response the candidate will be awarded three marks and for each incorrect response one mark will be deducted from the total score.
PUBLICATION OF RESULTS:
i. Rank list will be prepared on the basis of Amrita Entrance Examination, conducted by the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and is likely to be published by second week of June 2013.
Rank Numbers will be published in our web site www.amrita.edu candidates can access the same by using their Hall Ticket Numbers and date of birth
ii. Results will also be displayed on the Notice Boards in the School of Medicine.
iii. Result can also be obtained by contacting the admission office (Telephone numbers 0484-2855651/8374/8383/8037.
COUNSELING & ADMISSION:
(a) Counseling and admission will commence normally within one week from the date of announcement of results. Details of counseling such as the availability of seats and rank numbers called for counseling each day will be updated on our web site www.amrita.edu
(b) No separate call letters will be sent. Candidates desirous of admission should report to the Chairman (Admissions – Medical) on the date / time and place announced in the web site.
(c ) Admissions will be made strictly on the basis of availability of seats. As soon as the seats are filled admissions will be closed. Mere reason that a candidate was present on the date of counseling will not confer any right on him/ her for a seat.
(d) Interested candidates should report before 10.00 am on the dates allotted for the concerned rank numbers. Seat allotment will be done for the candidates present at 10.00 am or a time fixed by the Chairman Admissions on the basis of the ranks of candidates present at the time of allotment on the date of counseling/allotment.
(e) If a candidate arrives late for counseling and seats get allotted to subsequent rank holders, he/she has no right over seats allotted to lower rank holders. Failure to report in time on the date fixed for counseling can result in a candidate forfeiting his/her chance for admission. In the event of any such appeals, decision of the Chairman- Admissions on the matter shall be final & binding on the candidate.
SEAT RESERVATION FOR SC/ST CANDIDATES:
Seats will be allotted to SC/ST categories as per UGC norms.
Send the Application form, Hall Ticket, Attendance sheet and enclosures by Speed Post or by Courier or by Hand Delivery to The Admission Co-ordinator, Office of Admissions, School of Medicine, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Health Sciences Campus, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi – 682 041, Kerala.
Application forms should reach not later than April 30, 2013
Selection is based on the rank obtained in the All India entrance test conducted by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.
Requests for applications may be sent to:
THE ADMISSION CO ORDINATOR
Office of Admissions,
Amrita Health Sciences Campus,
Kochi, Kerala - 682 041.
Phone: 0484-285 8036 / 8037 / 5651
Fax: 0484-280 2020 / 2051