Government of Kerala
Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations
Housing Board Buildings, Shanthinagar,
Applications are invited for the Entrance Examination for admission to BPharm Course [through Lateral Entry] for the year, 2018 in the Government and Private Self financing Colleges.
(i) Nativity: Applicant should be an Indian citizen of Kerala origin.
(ii) Academic qualifications: Candidates should have studied Diploma in Pharmacy (Under Education Regulations 1991 of Pharmacy Council of India) in an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India and have passed the Diploma in Pharmacy examination conducted by the State Board of D Pharm Examinations or equivalent with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks for the D. Pharm part I and D. Pharm II Examinations.
(iii) Candidates should have obtained registration with Pharmacy Council and the registration certificate is to be produced at the time counseling.
(iv) Age: There is no upper age limit for admission to the course.
Selection on the basis of Entrance Examination: Selection of candidates for B.Pharm (Lateral Entry) course 2018 will be made on the basis of an Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, [CEE] at Thiruvananthapuram on 09/09/2018 (Sunday). The examination will consist of one Paper, of two hours duration and will have 120 Objective Type (Multiple Choice) Questions.
How to Apply:
Submission of Applications and Application Fee: All candidates seeking admission to B.Pharm (Lateral entry) course 2018 can apply in the Online application form available from 14.08.2018 provided in the website of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations and then remit the required fee by way of online payment or by way of e-challan available during the submission of online application. Payment through e-challan can be made in cash at Head post offices in Kerala. After remitting the required application fee upload photo and signature of the candidates and all necessary certificates /Documents. No need to send printout of the application or any documents to the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations.
Application Fee for General Candidates is Rs.800/- (Rupees Eight hundred only). In the case of SC candidates is Rs.400- (Rupees Four hundred only). ST Candidates are exempted from the payment of application fee. Application fee once remitted will not be refunded. Application form will not be available in the Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations or office of the DME. The Prospectus can be downloaded from the website.
Last date and time for online submission of application: All candidates seeking admission to the course should submit the online application along with uploaded Certificates/Documents mentioned in clause 7.3.5 of the prospectus before 5 pm of 31/08/2018. Late, defective and incomplete applications will be summarily rejected. No correspondence will be undertaken in this regard. Candidates have to take a printout of the online application form for future reference.
Admit Cards: Admit cards for the candidates whose Applications have been accepted will be provided in the official website of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations from 03/09/2018
Entrance Examination: The scheme of entrance examination, syllabus and the instructions to the candidates are available in clause 8 of the “Prospectus for Admission to B.Pharm (Lateral Entry) course 2018 approved by Government of Kerala.
Rank List: CEE will conduct the Entrance Examination and publish the Rank list of candidates as per the provisions in clause 10 of the Prospectus for Admission to B.Pharm (Lateral Entry) course 2018 approved by Government of Kerala.
Candidates will be allowed, neither to include any information in the application form nor to submit any certificates/Documents claiming reservation or any benefits, after the submission of the application.
Candidates may go through the various provisions of the Prospectus for admission to B.Pharm (Lateral Entry) course 2018 available on the Official website of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations www.cee-kerala.org before filling up the Online application forms.
Last date and time for online submission of application: 31st August, 2018 5:00 PM
Date of Entrance Examinations [CEE] at Thiruvananthapuram on: 9th September, 2018 (Sunday)
Issuing of Admit Card: 3rd September, 2018
To know more Information about this Exam please visit: www.cee.kerala.gov.in