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PGI Chandigarh MD MS PG Entrance Exam 2015 (January)

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research
Sector-12, Chandigarh PIN- 160012, INDIA.
Phone: EPBAX: 0091-172-2746018, 2756565, 2747585
Fax: 0091-172-2744401, 2745078

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, announces admission to Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Master of Surgery (MS) Programmes for 2015 session through entrance exam.

Admission to various postgraduate courses conducted at the Institute is made twice a year. The sessions commence from first January and first July each year

The Institute follows a residency service-cum-training scheme. Candidates admitted to MD/MS courses are called Junior Residents

The admission to the above courses of the Institute is made on merit on all India basis, by holding an entrance examination by the Institute, after issuing a countrywide admission notice

Doctor of Medicine, MD

Anaesthesia, Biochemistry, Community Medicine, Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, Medicine, Microbiology, Nuclear Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Radio-diagnosis, Pathology, Pharmacology, Radiotherapy Transfusion Medicine, Forensic Medicine

Master of Surgery, MS

Surgery, Orthopaedics, Otolaryngology, Ophthalmology

Eligibility for MD/MS -

Must have passed MBBS, or its equivalent qualification, from a University/Institute recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI)

Must have either completed, or due to complete, one year rotatory internship training on or before and December 31 for January 2015 session and June 30 for July 2015 session

Must be registered with Central /State Medical Registration Council

Reservation of Seats SC/ST

Some seats for various MD/MS courses are reserved for candidates belonging to schedule castes (SC), scheduled tribes (ST) and other categories, as per instructions from Govt. of India, provided theses candidates fulfill the minimum admission requirements prescribed by the Institute for the purpose Candidates belonging to scheduled castes and tribes are required to furnish a certificate (as per format given in Annexure 2)

Other backward classes (OBC)

Reservation for candidates from other backward classes (OBC) is granted as per notification of Govt of India The OBC certificate submitted by the candidates (as per format given in Annexure 3) should have been issued by the competent authority within one year of the last date of submission of application OBC certificate issued by the District Magistrate / Deputy Commissioner etc., only will be recognized for this purpose

Rural area (RA)

5% seats in MD/MS course are reserved for those candidates who have actually worked, are working or have carried practice in rural area for a minimum of two years on or before 30th June / 31st December for July and January session respectively for the session starting in July Candidates applying under this category are required to furnish certificate (as per format given in Annexure 4) from the District Magistrate concerned in support of the claim

Selection Procedure

Candidates will considered for selection to MD/MS courses based on a theory paper consisting of 250 multiple choice questions (MCQs) with five alternatives each and single / multiple correct responses Negative marks will be given for incorrect responses marked

The duration of this competitive entrance examination, to the conducted at various centres at Chandigarh is three hours

The approximate number of questions for each subject is as follows: Applied Anatomy - 06, Applied Biochemistry-12, Immunogenetics and Molecular Biology - 10, Applied Physiology - 06, Pathology - 15, Pharmacology - 12, Microbiology - 12, Forensic Medicine - 06, Social and Preventive Medicine - 07, Internal Medicine - 36, Paediatrics - 12, Dermatology - 06, Psychiatry - 06, Radiodiagnosis - 06, Obstetrics and Gynaecology - 20, Dermatology - 06, Radiotherapy - 06, General Surgery - 36, Otorhinolaryngology - 10, Ophthalmology - 10 and Orthopaedics - 10
Fees and Dues The following dues are payable to the Institute, by the candidates admitted to the various MD/MS Courses a) Registration Fee: Rs.500/- b) Tuition Fee: Rs.250/- per annum C) Laboratory Fee: Rs.900/- per annum d) Amalgamated Fund: Rs.360 per six month e) Security: Rs.1000/- (refundable only after completion of course) f) Hostel Security: Rs.5000/- (refundable) to the deposited with the Administrative Officer (Hostel) if hostel accommodation is allotted

How to Apply

The application form is available on the PGIMER website where the candidate can fill up various columns

All candidates are required to deposit the fees in any State Bank of India branch by filling the challan form in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (examination), in the Power Jyoti account no. 32211613319

Those candidates who have SBI account can also pay their fees through i-collect service no. 32222954695

Fee Structure

i) For SC/ST candidates: Rs 800/-

ii) For all other categories: Rs.1000/-

Instruction of Filling the Application Form: Candidate after filling the application form, must attach all the relevant certificates/annexure and challan form with the application and sent the same to Registrar, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh Registrar, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh

Candidates should fill their application form available on PGIMER website

They should also take out a printout of Challan Form (in triplicate) and application form, and deposit the application fee at any State Band of India branch anywhere in India

Those candidates who have an SBI account can also pay their fee through i-collect service Account No-3222954695

In that case the INB Reference No. will be generated and the same will be mentioned instead of Challan No. as reflected in the application form

The Challan form should be filled in up the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Examination) in the Power Jyoti Account No.32211613319

Candidates must retain a copy of the Challan with to them, and attach another copy of the same with the application form sent to the Registrar PGI, Chandigarh Candidates must note that no other form of payment of application fees like Demand Draft, Banker Cheque, Money Order, Postal Order, etc, will be accepted under any circumstance, and any application form without a copy of the Challan will be rejected without any further correspondence with the candidates Candidate after filling the application form, must attach all the relevant certificates/annexure and challan form with the application and sent the same to Registrar, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh Registrar, PGIMER, Sector 12, Chandigarh

The counter for receipt of applications to be delivered personally will close at 05.00 PM on the closing date, and no application will be received there after

Important Date:

The last date of receipt of applications is 14th October 2014 (upto 05.00 PM)
Entrance Examination Date:
16th November 2014 at 10.00 AM

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Diplomate of National Board Centralized Entrance Test Super Specialty, DNB-CET-SS 2015

National Board of Examinations

Phone: 0124-6771700 / 1800 11 1800 (Toll Free)

National Board of Examinations (NBE) has announced the exam dates for Diplomate of National Board Centralized Entrance Test Super Specialty (DNB-CET-SS 2015), which will be conducted in December 2014. The DNB-CET-SS will be held on Tuesday, December 09, 2014.

DNB-CET-SS is a qualifying-ranking examination conducted for entry to post Doctor of Medicine (MD)/Master of Surgery (MS)/DNB 3-year super specialty programs for the session January, 2015.

Eligibility Criteria:

1. Candidates who are in possession of post graduate medical degrees/ Provisional Pass Certificates by 31st December 2014 in eligible* specialties and their medical qualifications are recognized as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 or DNB qualifications may apply for CET-SS through online application. Candidates shall have completed his/her 3 years of MD/MS training by 31.12.2014.

2. Candidate should possess permanent registration certificate of MBBS qualification and their additional medical qualification should be registrable with Medical council of India.

3. Candidates found to be ineligible at any stage of CET-SS will not be permitted to appear in the examination. In an unlikely event of any ineligible candidate appearing and/or being successful in the CET-SS, the results/candidature of such candidate shall be cancelled and/or are deemed to be cancelled.

4. Requests for appearing in CET-SS from candidates who are qualifying and getting their results of the basic eligibility qualification after 31st December 2013 shall be summarily rejected. 

Candidate who are qualifying and getting their results after 31st December 2014 or likely to qualify after 31st December 2014 need not apply in the CET - SS exam as they shall be ineligible to participate at any stage of the admission process.

5. Candidates already pursuing a DM/MCh or DNB course are not eligible to appear for the CET-SS till such time they have completed the duration of prescribed course or have been discharged from the course.

6. Registration and /or appearance in CET-SS does not confer any automatic rights upon the candidate for admission at NBE accredited hospital / institute.

7. Registration with M.C.I./State Medical Council/ is necessary and its documentary proof should be furnished at the time of counseling.

8. Medical Genetics: NBE has introduce DNB Medical Genetics as 3 years Super Specialty Course from January 2015 Academic Session onwards. Candidates with DNB/MD/MS qualification in General Medicine, Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology only are eligible to opt for Medical Genetics (Cut off date for qualification 31.12.2014)

For candidates with DNB/MD qualification in Medicine/Pediatrics, the merit list for admission to Medical Genetics Programme shall be derived from DNB CET SS: medical & pediatrics subgroup respectively.

Candidates with DNB/MS qualification in Obstetrics & Gynaecology shall appear in the NBE FET (for the same academic session as DNB CET-SS) for Obstetrics and Gynaecology discipline. Their FET question paper shall have 100 questions in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and 30 questions in Medical Genetics. The marks obtained in Obstetrics & Gynaecology component (i.e. out of 100) shall be scaled to 180 and a common merit list shall be prepared (based on performance in 180+30 = 210 questions).

How to Apply:

Application Procedure

Candidates can apply online.

Paper Pattern

The question paper shall comprise of 180 multiple choice questions (MCQs) with single correct response to be attempted by candidate in 3 hrs.

The questions shall be of the level of post graduate exit examination.

The questions shall cover topics from applied basic sciences, clinical practice and recent advances.

Question Paper:

Medical specialties–180 questions.

Surgical specialties–180questions.

Pediatric specialties (for neonatology)–180 questions.

For medical genetics–Eligible candidates from Medical specialties and Pediatric specialties (for neonatology) shall in addition undertake 30 MCQ paper in Medical Genetics.

There shall be no negative marking.

Examination Fee

Amount DNB-CETSS Rs. 4500/-

The above fee is inclusive of examination fees and information bulletin; The above fee is inclusive of Information Bulletin; Information Bulletin shall be available at website 

How to Pay

The prescribed registration fee should be remitted through payment gateway provided using a Credit Card or a Debit Card issued by banks in India or net banking. For more information, please visit the website 

Candidates remaining absent from the examination will forfeit their examination fee. Candidates are advised to read the rule position carefully and satisfy the terms and conditions for fulfillment of eligibility criteria before proceeding for payment of fees. 


Important Dates:

Last date for online registration: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Date of DNB-CET-SS: Tuesday, December 09, 2014


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Management Development Institute, MDI Entrance Examination 2015, Gurgaon

Management Development Institute, MDI, Gurgaon

Mehrauli Road, Sukhrali, Gurgaon-122007, Haryana, INDIA

Phone: (+91124) 4560000, 4560555,4560666 Fax: (+91 124)4560456


·         Post-Graduate Programme in Management (PGPM)

·         Post-Graduate Programme in Human Resource Management (PGP-HRIVS)

·         Post-Graduate Programme in international Management (PGP-IM)

Above programmes are beginning June 2015


Minimum of 3-year Bachelor's degree with at least 50° c marks or equivalent CGPA in any discipline. Candidates completing all requirements for obtaining the Bachelors degree by 30 June 2015 can also apply subject to furnishing evidence to that effect latest by 1 Oct. 2015.

All programmes are accredited by Association of MBAs (AMBA) UK. SAGS and NBA and are approved by AICTE

MDI - Ranked Consistently amongst TOP B-schools in India

The first Indian B-School with Global Accreditation (AMBA, UK)

·         100% placement in national / international organizations

·         76 nationally & internationally acclaimed full time faculty

·         Two out of every five students complete a term abroad

·         Largest School for Continuing Education in abroad

·         40 acres of lush green residential campus

·         Largest international exchange program in India

·         Continuous mentoring by industry professionals

·         Strategically located in the corporate hub of India

How to Apply:

Admission Procedure

·         MDI uses CAT for short listing candidates for all the above programmes. IIMs have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of the programme.

·         Candidates have to appear for the Common Admission Test (CAT) to be conducted by the IIMs.

·         Foreign/NRI/PIO applicants can apply by submitting valid GMAT scores (taken not later than November 30, 2014). NRI applicants residing in India during the period of admissions process i.e. July-December 2014 will have to appear in CAT. 601 guidelines will be applicable in determining the NRI status of the applicant.

·         Final selection process will consider performance in the CAT / GMAT and subsequent Group Discussion Written Analysis Test and Personal Interview.

MDI Information Brochure & Application Form

·         Applicants can fill the application form online from September 5,2014 to November 14,2014

·         A payment of Rs.1800/- (Rs.6,000/- for Foreign/NRI/ PIO candidates) will have to be made through Credit/ Debit Card / Internet Banking.

·         Applicants can download soft copy of the MDI Information Brochure from MDI website

Important Dates

Online Application Forms: 05 September - 14 November 2014

CAT Test Window: November 16 - November 22, 2014


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Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai

Great Lakes Institute of Management, GLIM, Chennai

New No:19, Old No:25, North Mada Street

Srinagar Colony, Saidapet,

Chennai, Tamil Nadu 
Phone-No: 044-43123126 


The program has a clear focus on emerging economies and their growth. An AICTE approved program, PGDM offers a unique and nonpareil coverage of the economies of China, Far-East, Latin America and Africa in comparison to the India growth story. The PGDM has been designed by the Great Lakes Academic Advisory Council, which comprises the best in the world of managerial academia. This in turn has been streamlined with inputs from the Institute's illustrious Business Advisory Council, to keep it in sync with the needs of an ever changing market place. The course helps the students to develop into business-ready managers, capable of responding to complex business requirements that arise in a changing global business environment.
Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM)


All applicants are required to appear for GMAT/CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT before applying to Great Lakes Institute of Management.

All applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized institution with minimum 50% marks.

Freshers and candidates with less than 24 months of work-experience by 31st march 2015 are only eligible to apply.


Great Lakes uses CAT scores only for screening applications for admissions and IIMs have no role in the conduct of Great Lakes academic programs.

Great Lakes is not an associate institute of XLRI but uses XAT scores only for screening applicants for admission. XLRI has no role to play in the conduct of any Great Lakes Management programs.

How to Apply:

Candidates can fill in the online application form after making a payment of Rs. 1500/-.

Selection Procedure for Great Lakes Institute of Management:

Applicants are evaluated based on GMAT/CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT scores, past academic performance, work experience, essays and performance in the interview and group discussions.

Important Date:

Last date of submission of application form:

For first cycle: Saturday, January 31, 2015.

For second cycle: Sunday, March 15, 2015.


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IIT JAM 2015 Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test MSc






Joint Admission Test for MSc

Joint Admission Test for MSc (JAM) 2015 is an all India examination for admission to Integrated PhD degree programmes at IISc Bangalore (IISc), and MSc (Two Years), Joint MSc-PhD, MSc-PhD dual degree, MSc - MTech, MSc-MS(Research)/PhD dual degree and other postBachelor’s degree programmes at IITs (Bhubaneswar (IITBBS), Bombay (IITB), Delhi (IITD), Gandhinagar (IITGN), Guwahati (IITG), Hyderabad (IITH), Indore (IITI), Kanpur (IITK), Kharagpur (IITKgp), Madras (IITM), Roorkee (IITR) and Ropar (IITRPR)) for the academic session 2015-16. JAM 2015 is open to all nationals. However, foreign nationals will be required to satisfy the rules and regulations of the admitting Institute(s) pertaining to foreign students for admission.

IIT Guwahati is the organizing institute for JAM 2015. All correspondence related to JAM 2015 must be addressed to Organizing Chairperson, JAM 2015, GATE-JAM Office, IIT Guwahati, Guwahati-781039.

Test Papers, Mode and Date of Examination:JAM 2015 examination will be held on February 08, 2015 (Sunday).JAM 2015 will have seven test papers, namely, Biological Sciences (BL), Biotechnology (BT), Chemistry (CY), Geology (GG), Mathematics (MA), Mathematical Statistics (MS) and Physics (PH), each of three hours duration. For all the papers, JAM 2015 examination will be conducted in ONLINE mode ONLY.


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Important Dates

Commencement of Online Registration and Application Process: 03rd Sept 2014

Last Date for Payment of Fee through Challan: 30th Sept 2014

Closure of Online Application Procedure: 09th October 2014 JAM 2015

Examination: 08th February 2015

Announcement of JAM 2015 Results: 19th March 2015

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Xavier Aptitude Test 2015, XAT 2015, Jamshedpur

Xavier Labour Relations Institutes (XLRI) Jamshedpur

CH Area (East), Jamshedpur - 831001
Jharkhand, India

AT 2015 will be conducted on Sunday 4th January 2015. XLRI conducts test on behalf of the XAMI. For more than 60 years XLRI is conducting test at all India level to select the most appropriate for management education. The test score is being used by more than 100 institutes for the admission.
XAT 2015 would be conducted across India in the following cities.
Agartala, Ahmedabad, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Berhampur, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Goa, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Surat, Tiruchirapalli, Trivandrum, Udaipur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam. 
XAT 2015 would also be conducted across the following two international cities. Dubai, Kathmandu.


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Important Date:

Date of Commencement of Application - 12th August 2014

Last Date for Applying - 22nd November 2014

Date of Exam - 4th January 2015

Test Timings - 10.30 am to 01.30 pm

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Common Entrance Examination for Design, CEED - 2015

Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

Powai, Mumbai-400076, Tel 022-25767068

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India has announced the exam dates for Common Entrance Examination for Design (CEED-2015), which will be conducted in December 2014. The CEED will be held on Sunday, December 07, 2014.

CEED is conducted for taking admission to Master of Design (MDes) program offered at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, IIT BombayIIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Hyderabad & IIT Kanpur and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in Design offered at IISc Bangalore, IIT Bombay, IIT Hyderabad and IIT Kanpur for the academic session 2015.

Eligibility Criteria:

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Important Dates:

Date for applying online: Monday, August 04, 2014 to Monday, September 01, 2014

Choice of test center: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 to Thursday, October 30, 2014

Date of download of admit card: Friday, November 07, 2014 to Saturday, December 06, 2014

Date of CEED: Sunday, December 07, 2014

Announcement of result: Thursday, January 15, 2015

Availability of score cards for downloading: Thursday, January 22, 2015

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Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) Common Admission Test (CAT) 2014

Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs)

Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Calcutta, Indore, Kashipur, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Raipur, Ranchi, Rohtak, Shillong, Tiruchirappalli and Udaipur

Common Admission Test (CAT) 2014


The Indian Institutes of Management will conduct Common Admission Test 2014 (CAT 2014) during a 2-day testing window (4 sessions) on 16th  & 22nd  November, 2014. CAT 2014 will be conducted by IIMs as a pre-requisite for admission to various management programmes of IIMs. These programmes are:

Post Graduate Programmes in Management:

ð      IIM Ahmedabad           PGP and PGP-ABM                       

ð      IIM Bangalore             PGP, PGPEM and PGPPM              

ð      IIM Calcutta                PGP-PGDM                                   

ð      IIM Indore                  PGP, PGP-Mumbai, PGP-UAE and EPGP

ð      IIM Kashipur               PGP and EPGPM                          

ð      IIM Kozhikode             PGP                                           

ð      IIM Lucknow               PGP, PGP-ABM and PGPSM           

ð      IIM Ralpur                   PGP and PGPWE                        

ð      IIM Ranchi                  PGDM and PGDHRM                    

ð      IIM Rohtak                  PGP                                           

ð      RGIIM Shillong             PGP and PGPEX                       

ð      IIM Tiruchirappalli        PGP, PGPBM and PGPHRM     

ð      IIM Udaipur                 PGP                                       


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Important Date:

Registration Window: 06th August – 30th September 2014

Test Dates: 16th and 22nd November 2014

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Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE 2015)

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all-India examination Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE): Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is an all India examination that primarily tests a comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in engineering and technology. is an all India examination that primarily tests the comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate subjects in Engineering and Technology.  GATE is conducted jointly by the Indian Institute of Science and seven IITs (IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee) on behalf of the National Coordination Board – GATE, Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India

The GATE score of a candidate reflects a relative performance level in a particular paper in the exam across several years

The score is used for admissions to post-graduate engineering programmes (ME, MTech, and direct PhD) in Indian higher education institutes with financial assistance provided by MHRD and other Govt agencies

Admission to post graduate programmes with MHRD and some other government scholarship/assistantship at engineering colleges/institutes in the country are open to those who qualify through GATE. GATE qualified candidates with Bachelor degree in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy or Master degree in any branch of Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Applications are eligible for Master, Doctoral programmes in Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Pharmacy as well as for Doctoral programmes in relevant branches of Science. To avail the scholarship, the candidate must additionally secure admission to such a postgraduate programme, as per the prevailing procedure of the admitting institution. GATE qualification, however, is not required for candidates with Master degree in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy who may be seeking scholarship/assistantship for relevant doctoral programmes.

Eligibility Criteria:

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Important Dates:

Start date for online application: Monday, September 01, 2014

Last date for online application: Wednesday, October 01, 2014

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Symbiosis International University Phd Entrance Test 2014

Symbiosis International University

(Estd under Section-3 of the UGC Act 1956, Vide Notification no. F. 9 -12/2001-U3 Govt of India) Accredited by NAAC with “A” Grade

Gram: Lavele Tel: Mulshi, Distt: Pune-412115, Tel: 020-39116236

The University invites applications for the PhD Programme in Faculty of Law, Management, Computer Studies, Health & Biomedical Sciences, Media Communication & Design, Humanities & Social Sciences and Engineering.


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How to Apply:

Demand Draft drawn on any Nationalized Bank in favor of "Symbiosis Test Secretariat" payable at Pune.

Write your SIRI ID and your name on the backside of the DD.Choose the mode of Payment as DD in "Make Payment" Tab and click "Submit". Take a print of the payment advice form, sign and send it along with the DD to the Symbiosis Test Secretariat only at, 

Symbiosis International University

Symbiosis Test Secretariat,

Gram: Lavale, Tal: Mulshi

Dist: Pune- 412115 

Important Dates

Last date for submission of online application: 07th June 2014 (Saturday, 12.00 Midnight)

Written Exam (PET): 22nd June 2014 (Sunday 11.00 am to 12.30 pm)

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