Entrance Exams Medical, Pharmacy & Nursing

Constorium of Medical. engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka-Postgraduate Entrance Test(COMEDK-PGET)

Information

COMEDK is the “Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka” to determine the merit of students seeking admissions to the undergraduate courses in the Member Institutions of the Karnataka Professional Colleges Foundation Trust (KPCF) in its endeavor to offer an effective, fair, transparent and non-exploitative testing procedure. There are 12 Medical, 19 Dental colleges who make available almost 600 seats for admission.
COMEDK has been assigned the task of organizing a Common Entrance Test for the academic year 2014-2015. The COMEDK Entrance Test being considered as an exercise to shortlist an inter-se merit of candidates for grant of admission in a fair and transparent manner. The publication of test score and rank list will be followed by centralized counseling (Single window system). The details will be published in due course on our website, www.comedk.org.
Applicants are advised to read this brochure thoroughly and familiarise themselves with the test procedures. COMEDK’s website www.comedk.org contains information and current updates/alerts. This site is updated regularly. COMEDK suggests all applicants to visit it frequently for relevant information.
II. The Karnataka Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission and Determination of Fee) Act, 2006
The above Act (Act 8 of 2006, in short) has been the result of Supreme Court Judgements laying down broad principles with regard to : a) Reservation policy, b) Admission policy, c) Fee structure and d) State regulation and control.
Even though Act 8 of 2006 was passed in the year 2006, the same is intended by the Government of Karnataka to be made applicable from the admission year 2014-2015. For the purpose of information to the candidates, the said Act 8 has been hosted on our website (www.comedk.org) separately.
Based on the Act 8 of 2006 there shall be appropriate reservation in respect of all courses and there shall be uniform fee structure, college wise, to be regulated by the fee regulation committee under the Act. The number of seats in each college discipline-wise and the uniform fee so regulated college-wise would be notified separately and shortly.
In the event of Government of Karnataka confirming the implementation of Act 8 of 2006, there shall be no Consensual Agreement as in the past and all the sanctioned intake in our member institutions excluding NRI quota, would be available for being filled through COMEDK entrance test. Also the Government of Karnataka have earmarked separate quota for SCs/STs/OBCs and the relevant Government order is also hosted on the COMEDK website (www.comedk.org) separately. Admittedly, these quotas for SC/ST/OBC candidates are meant for candidates of Karnataka state only, even though for the purpose of eligibility it will be as per eligibility norms indicated in the brochure.
III. The Hyderabad- Karnataka Region Development Board Order -2013
The 118th amendment to article 371 (J) of the constitution of India aims at providing reservations for the residents of six districts of the Hyderabad-Karnataka in the state – namely Gulbarga, Yadgir, Bellary, Bidar, Raichur and Koppal. Consequently the Governor of Karnataka by virtue of powers vested in him has issued the Karnataka Education Institutions (Regulations of Admission in the Hyderabad – Karnataka Region) Order 2013, vide notification number DPAR06 PLX2012 dated 06th November 2013 is available on our website (www.comedk.org) separately. Consequently, in respect of Medical and Dental Colleges located in the above six districts of the area and in respect of other colleges located across the state appropriate reservations will be made available to the candidates of “Local Area” as per the clauses 3, 6 and 7 of the said order.

Important dates and Eligibility

Eligibility

Degree / Diploma Programs:
* Applicants must meet all requirements stipulated by MCI / DCI. Accordingly, they should have successfully passed their M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. from an institution recognized by MCI / DCI, and must have completed or completing their internship by 30/04/2014 at the latest.
* As per the Existing Post Graduate Regulation of Medical Council of India and Dental Council of India, the minimum percentage of marks in the Entrance Test (COMEDK PGET-2014) for eligibility and admission to Post Graduate Courses shall be 50% for General Merit candidates and 40% for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes (All India) and Other Backward Classes belonging to Karnataka State only.
* Every student, selected for admission to the Post Graduate Medical / Dental course in any of the Medical / Dental institutions in the country, must possess recognized M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. degree or equivalent qualification and should have obtained permanent registration with the Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India, or any of the State Medical / Dental Council or should obtain the same within one month from the date of admission, failing which the admission of the candidate shall be cancelled.
* In the case of an Indian national with the recognized degree from Foreign University, the Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India may, on payment of the prescribed fee for the registration, grant temporary/permanent registration for the duration of the Post Graduate training restricted to the college / institution to which the applicant is admitted for the time being exclusively for Post Graduate studies. Temporary/Permanent registration to such candidates shall be subject to the condition that the degree is duly registered in the country where the degree is obtained and is recognized by the corresponding Council or concerned authority in India also.
* Only Candidates who are due to complete the internship on or before 30/04/2014 are eligible.
* Candidates who have appeared for COMEDK PGET during the last three years and selected a clinical PG Degree Seat (Medical/Dental) and got admitted to any of the COMEDK Member Institutions are NOT allowed to appear for COMEDK PGET-2014.
* Candidates who have been debarred by COMEDK during the previous years are NOT allowed to appear for COMEDK PGET-2014.
* Rank list / Rank Card will be prepared only for those candidates who become eligible for admission to Post Graduate Courses as per the regulations of Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India.

Application Fee and Mode of Payment

Demand Draft has to be drawn from the nationalized bank in favour of "COMEDK" (Check for the correct spelling), payable at Bangalore (DD must be payable at Bangalore only) for Rs. 2250/-(Rupees Two Thousand Two Hundred and Fifty Only) application number & applicant's name to be written behind the DD. Check for the banker's seal and signature on the DD.

Details

Mandatory Documents:
• Demand Draft has to be drawn from the nationalized bank in favour of "COMEDK" (Check for the correct spelling), payable at Bangalore (DD must be payable at Bangalore only) for Rs. 2250/- (Rupees Two Thousand Two Hundred and Fifty Only) application number & applicant's name to be written behind the DD. Check for the banker's seal and signature on the DD.
• Printed Online Application Form.
• Photocopy of SSLC or 10th STD Marks card.
• Photocopies of All marks cards / Consolidated Marks Sheet including that of failed year if any (First Year to Final Year university examination marks card/s).
• Photocopy of Attempt Certificate is a statement indicating the number of attempt one has taken to clear a particular subject/year.
• Photocopy of Internship Completion Certificate / Internship Completed Certificate.
• Photocopy of Degree Certificate / Provisional Degree Certificate / Passing Certificate / Course Completion Certificate.
• Photocopy of Registration Certificate / Provisional Registration Certificate or a receipt / an acknowledgement issued from the competent authority against applying for Registration Certificate.
Candidates who have not produced appropriate supporting documents for claiming the status of Religious / Linguistic Minority / SC / ST / OBC will be REJECTED.
List of Member Institution - Medical

College Code College Name Address Contact No.
MC01 Adichunchangiri Institute of Medical Sciences Balagangadharanatha Nagara - 571 448. Nagamangala Taluk, Mandya District Karnataka. 08234-287433
MC02 Basaveshwara Medical College & Hospital N.H.04 S.J.M.I.T. Campus, Chitradurga-577501. Karnataka 8194226564
MC03 Dr. B R Ambedkar Medical College #24, Kadugondanahalli, Bangalore-560045, Karnataka 080-25471784
MC04 Father Muller Medical College (Christian Religious Minority) Father Muller Road, Kankanady, Mangalore-575002, Karnataka 0824-2436352
MC05 H K E Society's M R Medical College Sedam Road, Gulbarga -585105. Karnataka 08472-225085
MC06 J J M Medical College Davangere-577 004, Karnataka 08192-270522
MC07 K V G Medical College & Hospital Kurunjibag, D.K. Karnataka, Sullia - 574327 08257-234404
MC08 Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences Banashankari II Stage, Bangalore-560070, Karnataka 080-26712791
MC09 M S Ramaiah Medical College Gnana Gangothri' MSR Nagar, MSRIT Post, Mathikere, Bangalore-560054, Karnataka 080-23605190
MC10 S. Nijalingappa Medical College and HSK Hospital and Research Centre Navanagar Bagalkot -587102, Karnataka 08354-235360, 08354-200219
MC11 S.S. Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre JNANASHANKARA, P.B.No.1, NH-4 Bypass Road, Davangere-577005. Karnataka 8192261807
MC12 SDM College of Medical Sciences & Hospital (Tulu Linguistic Minority) SDM Educational Society, Sattur, Dharwad, Karnataka - 580009 0836-2464799 0836-2464699
List of Member Institution – Dental
College Code College Name Address Contact No.
DC01 A E C S Maaruti College of Dental Sciences & Research Centre (Telugu Linguistic Minority) #108, BTM 6th Stage, 1st Phase, Hulimavu Tank Bund Road, Kammanahalli, off Bannerghatta Road,Bangalore-560076, Karnataka 080-26583010
DC02 A M E 's Dental College & Hospital Bijanagere Road, Raichur-584 103 Karnataka 08532-240718
DC03 Bapuji Dental College & Hospital P.B.NO.326, Davangere-577004, Karnataka 08192-220575
DC04 College of Dental Sciences P.B.No.327, Pavillion Road, Davangere-577 004, Karnataka 08192-231285
DC05 D. A. Pandu Memorial R. V. Dental College CA-37, 24th main, I Phase, J.P.Nagar, Bangalore-560 078, Karnataka 080-22445754
DC06 Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences Shavige Malleshwara Hills, Kumaraswamy Layout, Bangalore-560 078, Karnataka 080-26665926
DC07 Dr. Syamala Reddy Dental College Hospital & Research Centre No. 111/1, SGR Main Road, Munnekolala, Marathahalli, Bangalore - 560037, Karnataka 080-25236132
DC08 H K E.Society S. Nijalingappa Institute of Dental Sciences & Research Sedam Road, Gulbarga-585 105, Karnataka 08472-247745
DC09 K.L.E. Society's Institute of Dental Sciences No.20, Yeshwanthpur Suburb,II Stage, Tumkur Road, Bangalore-560022 Karnataka 080-23474137
DC10 K V G Dental College & Hospital K.V.G Vidyanagar, Kurunjibag, Sullia -574327, Karnataka 08257-233148
DC11 Krishnadevaraya College of Dental Sciences Krishnadevaraya Nagar, Sir MVIT Cross, Hunasamaranahalli, (Via)Yelahanka, New Airport Road, Bangalore 562157, Karnataka 080-28477083
DC12 M. R. Ambedkar Dental College & Hospital 1/36, Cline road, Cooke Town, Bangalore-560 005, Karnataka 080-25463097
DC13 M S Ramaiah Dental College New BEL Road, MSRIT Post, Bangalore-560054, Karnataka 080-23602079
DC14 Maratha Mandal's Nathajirao G. Halgekar Institute of Dental Sciences 1007, M.M. Extension, Belgaum -16, Karnataka. 0831-2471475 0831-2472982
DC15 P. M. N. M. Dental College & Hospital Bagalkot-587101, Karnataka 08354-220435
DC16 SDM College of Dental Sciences & Hospital (Tulu Linguistic Minority) Sattur-Dharwad-580009, Karnataka 0836-2467676
DC17 Sri Hasanamba Dental College & Hospital P.B.No.86, Vidyanagar, Hassan -573201, Karnataka 08172-265401
DC18 Vokkaligara Sangha Dental College & Hospital K.R. Road, V.V.Puram, Bangalore-560 004, Karnataka 080-26618066
DC19 Sri Rajiv Gandhi College of Dental Sciences & Hospital Cholanagar, Hebbal, R.T. Nagar Post, Bangalore - 560 032. 080-23339377 080-23435559
Post Graduate Medical & Dental Programs
Sl. No. Program Duration in Years Commencement of the Academic Year
1 Post Graduate Medical Degree 3 1/5/2014
2 Post Graduate Medical Diploma 2
3 Post Graduate Dental Degree 3
4 Post Graduate Dental Diploma 2

Instructions for Test Takers
* Report 60 minutes before the commencement of the test (9:00 AM)
* The Examination Hall will be opened 30 minutes before the commencement of the test. Candidates are expected to take their seats immediately. If the candidates do not report in time, they are likely to miss some of the general instructions.
Paper Test Time No Candidate is allowed to Enter the examination Hall after No Candidate is allowed to exit the examination Hall before
Medical 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM 10:15 AM 1:00 PM
Dental 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM 10:15 AM 1:00 PM

Test Centers

The COMEDK entrance test, COMEDK PGET-2014, will be held in Bangalore only. The test will be held on the mentioned time and date in all the test centers. The details of the test centre allotted to the candidate will be available in the Online Test Admission Ticket.

Curriculum

The scope of the syllabi for the Post Graduate Medical / Dental entrance test is based on the M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. syllabus as prescribed by MCI / DCI respectively.