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MEDICAL COMMON ENTRANCE TEST – Asso CET 2015

The Association of Managements of Unaided Private Medical and Dental Colleges Association Combined Entrance Test (ASSO-CET) 2015

AMUPMDC

268/70, Chandresh Bhavan Gr. Floor

Room No-9, Shahid Bhagat Sing Road,

Fort, Mumbai – 400 001.

Tel.: 91- 22– 22641603, 2264 1361

Fax: +91- 22– 2264 1362

Asso CET 2015 is a national level examination conducted by the Association of Management of Unaided Private Medical and Dental Colleges, Maharashtra (AMUPMDC), and is the pre requisite exam for admissions to undergraduate health sciences courses i.e. MBBS/BDS/BSc Nursing/BAMS/BPTh/BOTh in various private colleges across the state of Maharashtra.

Faculty

No. of Colleges

Total Intake

Faculty

No of Colleges

Total Intake

Medical (MBBS)

8

920

Physiotherapy (B.P.Th.)

20

670

Dental (BDS)

18

1540

Nursing (B.Sc.)

50

2110

Ayurvedic (BAMS)

41

2140

Total

137

7380

Eligibility:

-        A candidate who has passed final MBBS / BDS Examination from a recognized Medical/ Dental College included in the schedule of the Indian Medical Act 1956/ Dentist Act, 1993 and who has obtained full registration either from the Medical Council of India/ Dental Council of India or Maharashtra Medical/ Dental Council or State Medical/ Dental Council after completing one-year compulsory rotating internship will be eligible to appear for APGM/APGD-CET 2015.

-        The full/ permanent MCI/MMC/DCI/MDC registration is a condition precedent for appearing at APGM/APGD CET and its proof including submission of application for registration should be enclosed.

-        A candidate who has completed one year compulsory Internship or is likely to complete the same on or before 31st March 2015 can appear for APGM/APGD-CET 2015.

-        Candidates likely to complete their internship on or before 31/03/2015 should submit documentary proof from their Principals/Dean of the college regarding the likely date of completion of Internship. Candidate will be fully responsible for submitting correct information in the Application Form.

-        Candidates who are previously registered and pursuing / completed the course are not eligible for appearing at APGM/APGD-CET 2015. Candidates who have completed PG Diploma is eligible to appear for the APGM CET-2015 for admission to PG Degree in the same subject only.

-        Candidate should preserve the printout of Application Form for his/her personal records and for subsequent use.

CANDIDATES NOT ELIGIBLE FOR APPEARING

-         Candidates who are not completing internship on or before 31/03/2015.

-         Candidates who are registered for PG Degree/Diploma and have not completed the terms.

-         Candidates who are previously registered and pursuing / completed the PG degree course or have obtained PG degree.

-         Candidates who have NOT obtained permanent MMC/MCI/MDC/DCI registration at the time of submission of application form along with those who will be completing internship by 31/03/2015, such candidates will have to submit it by 02/05/2015 latest.         

How to Apply:

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: The information Brochure and online application Form will be available from 05/01/2015 to 24/01/2015. Before filling Online Application form download information brochure of APGM CET 2015 and APGD CET 2015 and read the same carefully. The online form should be submitted as mentioned below.  Online application for APGM CET-2015 and APGD CET 2015 Link will be available on website.

-        Go through the Instructions for filling online form. After reading Instructions, applicant has to click NEXT button to display Online Application form.

-        Application form will be displayed.

-        Candidate should fill all the application form along with Scanned photograph and signature.

-        System will validate required fields before allowing him for submission.

-        Eligible Candidate only will be able to submit the form. There is provision to make changes in the Application Form. However, before Clicking on the “SUBMIT” Button, Candidate should verify the Correctness of entries made in application form. There is no provision to make changes in the application form once “SUBMIT” button is clicked.

-        During submission system will ask the Candidate for Password.

-        Bank Challan will be Displayed in duplicate.

-        Candidate should take printout of Bank Challan, With this Challan pay the fee towards the Processing & Exam total of Rs 3,000.00 by cash in account of AMUPMDC in any Branch of State Bank of India on next Working Day onwards, from the day of Printing of Challan and obtain your copy of Challan showing Journal ID/Transaction ID. AMUPMDC APGM/APGD CET 2015

-        Unique Application No./Username will be available on challan for the fee Rs. 3,000/- for Processing Fee & Examination Fee and same details will be mailed to the Candidate on his given E-mail ID.

-        ‘LOG IN’ Link will be available on website

-        Candidate should login with Application No. /User Name and Password to Verify the Application Form.

-        Applicants need not send copy of Application Form or any Document to this office. However he can take printout of Application Form for his/her personal records.

-        The Applicants must possess the required criteria and education qualification as mentioned in the Information Brochure of APGM CET 2015 and APGD CET 2015.

-        Please note that if you commit any mistake in filling the online Application Form, it cannot be corrected by this office. The office will take no responsibility of any kind for such Forms.

-        From scheduled date, Candidate can take printout of Admit card.

-        Candidate has to go to Centre with original Admit Card and Photo ID proof.

-        No documents to be attached with the application form.

Important Dates:

Availability of Online Application Forms: 23/03/2015 to 25/04/2015

Last date for Submission of Filled in Forms: 25/04/2015

Entrance Exam Date: 17th May, 2015

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Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lectureship (NET), June 2015

COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH

Human Resource Development Group, Examination Unit

CSIR COMPLEX, LIBRARY AVENUE, PUSA

 NEW DELHI-110012

NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY TEST (NET) Joint CSIR-UGC Test for Junior Research Fellowship and Eligibility for Lectureship 21 June, 2015

TENTATIVE DATE OF SINGLE MCQ EXAMINATION: 21.06.2015

DATE OF START OF ON- LINE SUBMISSION: 13.02.2015

(i) DATE OF CLOSE OF DEPOSIT OF FEE (ALL STATION): 11.03.2015

(ii) DATE OF CLOSE OF ONLINE SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION (ALL STATION): 12.03.2015

CSIR will hold the Joint CSIR-UGC Test Tentatively on 21st  June, 2015 (Date likely to be changed) for determining the eligibility of the Indian National candidates for the award of Junior Research Fellowships (JRF) NET and for determining eligibility for appointment of Lecturers (NET) in certain subject areas falling under the faculty of Science & Technology. The award of Junior Research Fellowship (NET) to the successful eligible candidates will depend on their finding admission/placement in a university / national laboratory / institution of higher learning and research, as applicable.

A candidate may apply either for ‘JRF’ OR for ‘Lectureship (LS) only’ He/she may indicate his/her preference in the Online Application, as the case may be. CSIR may consider candidates for ‘JRF’, or ‘Lectureship only” depending on number of fellowships available & performance in the test subject to the condition that they fulfill the laid down eligibility criterion. If a candidate is found to be over-age for JRF (NET) he/she will automatically be considered for Lectureship (NET) only, except for Engineering Sciences. Engineering Sciences candidates will only be eligible for CSIR JRF ship and are advised to opt for JRF only in the application form. Candidates who qualify M.Sc. OR under M.Sc. RA category shall be eligible for LS in the subjects except Engineering Sciences, subject to the eligibility criteria as laid down by the UGC.

Two separate merit lists, one comprising the candidates qualifying for the award of Junior Research Fellowship (JRF - NET) and the second, of those candidates qualifying the Eligibility Test for Lectureship (NET), will be made on the basis of their performance in the above Test. Candidates qualifying for JRF (NET), except Engineering Sciences will also be eligible for Lectureship (NET) subject to fulfilling the eligibility criteria laid down by UGC. The candidates qualifying for Lectureship will be eligible for recruitment as Lecturers as well as for JRF-ship in a Scheme/Project, if otherwise suitable. However, they will not be eligible for Regular JRF-NET Fellowship. If a candidate is found to be overage for JRF (NET) he/she will automatically be considered for Lectureship-(NET) only. Candidates qualifying for the award of JRF (NET) will receive fellowship either from CSIR or UGC as per their assignment or from the Schemes with which they may find association. The candidates declared eligible for Junior Research Fellowship under UGC scheme and Lectureship will be governed by UGC rules/regulations in this regard.

The final result of this Single MCQ test may be declared sometime in the month of September/October, 2015 and fellowship to successful candidates will be effective from 1st Jan, 2016 with the validity period of 2 years for joining the fellowship under CSIR Scheme.

SUBJECTS OF THE TEST

The Test will be held in the subjects as given under:

1. Chemical Sciences

2. Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences

3. Life Sciences

4. Mathematical Sciences

5. Physical Sciences

6. Engineering Sciences

Eligibility:

1.     EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION

BS-4 years program/BE/BTech/BPharma/MBBS/Integrated BS-MS/MSc or equivalent degree with at least 55% marks for general and OBC (50% for SC/ST candidates, physically and Visually Handicapped candidates).

 

Candidates enrolled for M.Sc or having completed 10+2+3 years of the above qualifying examination are also eligible to apply in the above subject under the Result Awaited (RA) category on the condition that they complete the qualifying degree with requisite percentage of marks within the validity period of two years to avail the fellowship from the effective date of award.

Such candidates will have to submit the attestation format (Given at the reverse of the application form) duly certified by the Head of the Department/Institute from where the candidate is appearing or has appeared.

BSc (Hons) or equivalent degree holders or students enrolled in Integrated MS-PhD program with at least 55% marks for general and OBC candidates; 50% marks for SC/ST candidates, physically and visually handicapped candidates are also eligible to apply. Candidates with bachelor’s degree, whether Science, engineering or any other discipline, will be eligible for fellowship only after getting registered/enrolled for PhD/Integrated PhD program within the validity period of two years.

The eligibility for lectureship of NET qualified candidates will be subject to fulfilling the criteria laid down by UGC. PhD degree holders who have passed Master’s degree prior to 19th September 1991, with at least 50% marks are eligible to apply for Lectureship only.

The candidates with the above qualification are advised to fill up their degree with percentage of marks in column No. 18 to 21, as applicable.

2.     AGE LIMIT& RELAXATION

For JRF (NET): Maximum 28 years as on 01-01-2015 (upper age limit may be relaxed up to 5 years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC, Physically handicapped/Visually handicapped and female applicants).

For LS (NET): No upper age limit.

3.     DATE AND SCHEME OF THE TEST

The single paper MCQ based test will be held tentatively on Sunday, the 21st June, 2015 (which is likely to be changed) as under:

Subject

Marks

(i) Life Sciences

(ii) Earth, Atmospheric, Ocean and Planetary Sciences

(iii) Mathematical Sciences

(iv) Chemical Sciences

(v) Physical Sciences

(vi) Engineering Sciences

200

 

 

 

 

 

Session

Timings

Duration

Morning Session

9.00AM-12.00 Noon

3 hrs

Afternoon Session

2.00 PM-5.00 PM

       

The subject wise schedule of examination will be notified later on. The subject wise Schedule, date and timing of the Test is liable to be changed at the discretion of CSIR. To enable the candidates to go through the instructions printed on the OMR Answer Sheets and also to correctly fill up the required particulars in the said OMR Answer Sheet, the same will be distributed 15 minute before the schedule time of start of the examination. The question paper booklet shall be distributed 5 minutes before the scheduled time of the exam & candidates are permitted to take duplicate copy of their OMR Answer Sheet while leaving the exam venue. The actual number of questions in each part and section to be asked & attempted may vary from exam to exam.

Candidates should use only black ball point pen and not pencil to fill in their particulars in the OMR Answer Sheet/Question Paper Booklet and also to darken the appropriate circle to mark their answers in their OMR answer sheet. Candidates are not permitted to erase, scratch out or use whitener fluid/eraser fluid to change their answers in the OMR sheet otherwise that particular answer will not be evaluated.

Candidates should use only black ball point pen and not pencil to fill in their particulars in the OMR Answer Sheet/Question Paper Booklet and also to darken the appropriate circle to mark their answers in their OMR answer sheet. Candidates are not permitted to erase, scratch out or use whitener fluid/eraser fluid to change their answers in the OMR sheet otherwise that particular answer will not be evaluated.

The Question Booklet for this test will be printed in Hindi & English Version except in Engineering Sciences, where the question booklet will be printed in English version only. The candidate opting for Hindi medium in the Application Form, will be given bilingual Question Booklet and Candidate opting for English medium including candidates in Engineering Sciences, will be given Question Booklet printed in English Version only. The candidate will be required to answer as per option exercised in the application Form.

 

4.     SYLLABUS OF THE TEST

The question paper shall be divided into three parts, (A, B & C) as per syllabus & Scheme of Exam.

# Part 'A' shall be common to all subjects including Engineering Sciences. This part shall contain questions pertaining to General Aptitude with emphasis on logical reasoning, graphical analysis, analytical and numerical ability, quantitative comparison, series formation, puzzles etc.

# In Engineering Sciences, Part ‘B’ shall contain questions pertaining to Mathematics & Engineering Aptitude & Part ‘C’ shall contain subject related multiple choice questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics in the syllabus.

And for other disciplines:

# Part 'B' shall contain subject-related conventional Multiple Choice questions (MCQs), generally covering the topics given in the syllabus.

# Part 'C' shall contain higher value questions that may test the candidate's knowledge of scientific concepts

and/or application of the scientific concepts. The questions shall be of analytical nature where a candidate is expected to apply the scientific knowledge to arrive at the solution to the given scientific problem.

# Negative marking for wrong answers, wherever required, shall be applicable as per subject wise scheme of Exam.

Syllabus & Scheme of Exam of single MCQ Paper may be seen at CSIR website:

5.     EXAMINATION CENTRES

The test will be held at 26 Centres spread all over India, as specified below:

Bangalore, Bhavnagar, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guntur, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Imphal, Jammu, Jamshedpur, Karaikudi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Nagpur, Pilani, Pune, Raipur, Roorkee, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur and Varanasi.

A candidate may opt for any of the above centres. No request for change of centre would ordinarily be granted. However, a request in writing for change of Centre may be entertained on merits, if received in this unit latest by 20.04.2015.If sufficient number of candidates do not opt for any of the above Centres, that particular Centre may stand deleted from the above list OR otherwise also, the concerned candidates may be allotted another Centre nearest to their place of residence, at the discretion of CSIR. No TA/DA will be admissible to any candidate for attending the test, in any circumstances.

How to Apply:

6.     Examination Fee:

Candidates applying for the Test may deposit their Examination fee in any branch of the Indian Bank throughout the country by paying the following fee in cash:

 

Sr.No.

CATEGORY

FEES

1.

General

Rs. 1000/-

2.

Other Backward Classes(OBC)

Rs. 500/-

3.

SC/ST/Physically Handicapped (PH) or Visually Handicapped (VH )

Rs. 250/-

Srinagar and Imphal candidates may deposit their fees though RTGS and NEFT through by giving particulars of the Indian Bank, as to be notified in the fee deposit challan.

7.     APPLY THROUGH ONLINE APPLICATION:

Interested & eligible candidates may apply Online through a link available at CSIR, HRDG website. In order to apply Online the candidates are required to download Bank challan Performa from the above website and then deposit the requisite examination fee in any of the Indian Bank branches throughout the country. Candidates after successfully submitting application online are required to take print out of the Application Form, paste his/her recent black & white photograph, put his/her signature at the required space, attach requisite certificates and send along with CSIR marked copy of fee deposited Bank Challan in an envelope super scribed with Subject Code, Centre Code & Medium Code to Sr. Controller of Examination, Human Resource Development Group, Examination Unit, CSIR Complex, Library Avenue, Pusa, New Delhi-110012 so as to reach on or before 17.03.2015 (23.03.2015 for remote areas). Before applying Online, candidates are advised to go through detailed notification available at CSIR, HRDG website.

Online applications without hard copy or bank challan receipt or incomplete in any respect will be summarily rejected. Candidates should note that successful submission of online application does not mean that they have been registered for this test. To ensure their candidature, candidates should check their registration status on our website tentatively between 15th May, 2015 - 20th May, 2015 and afterwards their request shall not be considered.

Examination fee paid through Bank Challan for a particular examination will neither be adjusted for any subsequent examination nor refunded under any circumstances. Candidates should also check all the columns of Bank Challan, online application, which are to be filled in properly to avoid cancellation of application, Please note that Fee submitted by any other mode like money order, demand draft, IPO etc. will be summarily rejected.

IN ORDER TO AVOID LAST MINUTES RUSH, THE CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED TO APPLY EARLY ENOUGH. CSIR WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR NETWORK PROBLEM OR ANY OTHER SUCH TYPE OF PROBLEM.

8.     CANDIDATE SEEKING FEE CONCESSION

The candidate should attach an attested copy of his/her category certificate as a proof of his/her claim. An application form (through online), claiming any concession in fee, age & education qualification but without an attested copy of a valid SC/ST/OBC/PH/VH certificate from a competent authority and in prescribed format, will be summarily rejected.

Candidate must note that CSIR follows only Central Govt. lists and not state Govt. lists. Similarly, candidate applying under physically handicapped (PH)/ visually handicapped (VH) category may note that Govt. of India rules will be applicable in this regard, otherwise they shall not be eligible for any concession.

THE FEE MAY BE DEPOSITED IN ANY BRANCH OF INDIAN BANK ON ALL INDIA BASIS.

9.     THE LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORM:

The copy of online application form, duly completed with requisite enclosure should be sent by Ordinary post to the Sr. Controller of Examination, Examination Unit, Human Resource Development Group, CSIR Complex, Opposite Institute of Hotel Management, Library Avenue, Pusa, New Delhi 110012 so as to reach Examination Unit CSIR on or before 17.03.2015.

For candidates applying from Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of J&K State, Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshdweep, the application form must reach the Sr. Controller of Examination CSIR on or before 23.03.2015.

The candidates are advised in their own interest to apply early enough to ensure timely receipt of their applications by the Examination Unit on or before the closing date. CSIR shall not be responsible for any postal delay/loss in transit of the application.

Important Date:

A.     Date of Single MCQ Examination Tentatively on 21.06.2015

B.     Schedule for On-Line Application

(i) Start of On-Line Submission of Application Form and Fee deposit through

Bank Challan 13.02.2015

(ii) Date of close of deposit of fee (at All stations) 11.03.2015

(iii) Date of close of On-Line submission of Applications (at All stations) 12.03.2015

C.     Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of on line application in the Examination Unit 17.03.2015

D.     Last date of receipt of duly completed hard copy of on line application in the Examination Unit (from remote areas) 23.03.2015

E.     Last Date for receipt of written request for change of Examination Centre only on merit basis 20.04.2015

F.     Tentative date of Publication of list of candidates registered for test on CSIR, HRDG website 15.05.2015

G.     Last date for accepting of representation about non-registration for this test 20.05.2015

H.    Issue of e-Admission Certificate to registered candidates Mid June, 2015

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