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Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research, SVNIRTAR, Cuttack, SVNIRTAR PGET 2019

Swami Vivekanand National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research, SVNIRTAR, Cuttack

Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DIVYANGJAN)


At: Olatpur, PO: Bairoi,

Dist: Cuttack, Odisha – 754010, Phone-No: 0671-2805347
Fax: 0671-2805862, Mob: 09438568953, 09937755426
Email:, Website:

Post Graduate Entrance Test (PGET-2019) for Admission at “SVNIRTAR”

SVNIRTAR was established as an autonomous body under DEPwDs (DIVYANGJAN), Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Govt. of India in early eighties with the following aims and objectives.

·         Human resource development in the field of rehabilitation.

·         Developing model service delivery system for people with disability.

·         Undertaking research and development in the field of rehabilitation.

·         Undertaking consultancy services.

·         Undertaking extension & outreach programs.

SVNIRTAR is located at Olatpur, PO-Bairoi, in the District of Cuttack, Odisha 30 kms from Cuttack and Bhubaneswar. It has well-developed departments in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Prosthetics and Orthotics. It has 100 bedded hospital where surgeries are performed for correction of deformities, contractures, clubfoot and Hansen’s disease and has made a name for itself in limb lengthening surgeries through Illizarov method. The Institution is strong in research and has a fair amount of published work. The faculties are of National and International repute. The Institute is running Bachelors Degree programs in Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Prosthetics and Orthotics courses. SVNIRTAR also conducts Postgraduate courses like Diploma National Board (DNB) in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Master of Physiotherapy and Master of Occupational Therapy and Master in Prosthetics and Orthotics. For more information, please browse

Courses offered by SVNIRTAR:

Post graduate courses (Affiliated to Utkal university):-

1. Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) - 2 years’ duration, in four specializations i.e.

i.              Rehabilitation

ii.             Musculoskeletal Conditions

iii.            Paediatrics

iv.           Neurology

2. Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) - 2 years’ duration, in four specializations

i.              Rehabilitation

ii.             Developmental Disabilities

iii.            Hand Rehabilitation

iv.           Neuro Rehabilitation

3. Master in Prosthetics and Orthotics (MPO) - 2 years’ duration


The minimum qualification for admission:

i.             MPT Courses - Pass in a full time regular BPT/B.Sc. (PT) course from any recognized University with completion of all requirements of the degree course including completion of Internship by 25.09.2019.

ii.            MOT Courses - Pass in a full time, regular BOT/B.Sc. (OT) course from any recognized University with completion of all requirements of the Degree course including completion of internship by 25.09.2019.

iii.           MPO Courses - BPO/ B. Sc (P&O) degree or equivalent from any recognized University in India with minimum 50% marks.


·         Master of Physiotherapy: – 15 seats

·         Master of Occupational Therapy: – 15 seats

·         Master in Prosthetics and Orthotics: – 10 seats


Reservation will be made as per the Central Govt. norms. However, the candidates must appear in PG Entrance Test -2019 and qualify according to the minimum norms applicable to them.

The SC/ST candidates are required to submit certificate from appropriate authorities on the basis of which reservation is claimed. In case of non-availability of qualified candidates under one category (SC/ST) the vacant seats, will be interchanged from the other category (SC/ST), in order of merit.


All the above seats shall be filled through Post Graduate Entrance Test (PGET-2019) conducted by the Institute. Indian nationals residing in India or abroad seeking admission as per eligibility are required to appear the POST GRADUATE ENTRANCE TEST, PGET-2019. The test will carry 100 marks. Duration of the test will be 90 minutes.

Application Fee: Rs.1000/- (One Thousand only) for General/OBC Candidates and Rs. 900/- (Rupees Nine hundred only) for SC/ST/PH Candidates

How to Apply:


a.    A candidate can apply for the Post Graduate Entrance Test (PGET-2019) through on-line process only by visiting the website

b.    The information desired to be filled in the online application may be kept ready.

c.    Before submission of application form, make the following preparations:

i.              Decide the mode of payment of fee

ii.             Through Debit Card/ credit card (VISA/ MASTER/ Maestro cards/ internet banking)/ using on-line gateway payment facility. Bill Desk gateway available for online transaction.

iii.            If decided to pay fee through Debit card/ credit card (VISA/ MASTER/ Maestro cards/ internet banking) check the validity of the Card and keep it ready with you while logging on to website for submitting application form and generation of Confirmation Page. Final print out of confirmation page will be available after 2 working days of fee payment. If you are facing any problem, please contact PGET-2019 Cell.

iv.           Fee Details for submission of Application Form are as follows:

: Rs.1000/- (One Thousand only) for General/OBC Candidates and

: Rs. 900/- (Rupees Nine hundred only) for SC/ST/PH Candidates

v.            CHARGES OF BILLDESK GATEWAY: As applicable at the time of filling up application form. Details will be available in the payment portal instructions in online application page.

vi.           NOTE:


Important Dates:

Closing date for receive Application form through online only: 31st May, 2019 (05:00 PM)

Available of Admit Cards through online only: 11th June, 2019

Post Graduate Entrance Test: 23rd June, 2019 (Sunday)


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JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2019

About Exam:

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)
The Dean (Academic), III-Floor, Academic Section, JIPMER Academic Centre,
Dhanvantri Nagar P.O, Puducherry  605006.
Contact No: 0413 – 2298288 (Direct Line) 2272380 Extn 8573 Toll Free Help Lines: 18002667072
E-mail ID: Website:

Note: For any query related to MBBS Entrance Examination and admission clarifications will be provided ONLY from the above contact numbers and e-mails during office hours (9 AM to 1 PM & 2 to 5 PM).

JIPMER invites Applications for MBBS Entrance Exam 2019 is conducted by Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) for admission to MBBS Course for the academic session 2019

awaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry (JIPMER) under Government of India since the year 1956, is one of the leading Medical Institutions of India. Spread over a sprawling 195 acre campus in an urban locale of Puducherry (formerly Pondicherry), JIPMER is 170 kms by road from Chennai.

JIPMER has been declared as an “Institute of National Importance” by an Act of Parliament, JIPMER, Puducherry, Act, 2008. A copy of the Act was Gazette notified on 14-7-2008 to enforce this Act. Prior to this the Institute was functioning under the administrative control of Directorate General of Health Service, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi.

The Institution is now empowered to award Medical Degrees, Diplomas, etc., under the clauses 23 & 24 of the said Act. Such Degrees / Diploma, etc., shall be deemed to be included in the schedules to the respective Acts governing Medical Council of India, Indian Nursing Council and Dental Council of India, entitling the holders to the same privileges as those attached to the equivalent awards from the recognized Universities of India.

DURATION OF COURSE: Duration of the MBBS course is 4 years and 6 months as per the Academic Calendar of JIPMER followed by ONE year of Compulsory Rotator Internship for award of Degree.

DISTRIBUTION OF SEATS: Common Entrance Examination for 200 Seats (150 seats at JIPMER, Puducherry + 50 seats at JIPMER, Karaikal)


·         Entrance Examination will be conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online] only.

·         The examination shall be held on Sunday, 02nd JUNE, 2019.

·         The duration of the examination shall be 21⁄2 hours (Two hours and Thirty minutes).

·         The Online (CBT) Entrance Examination will be conducted in two shifts:

Morning Shift / First shift: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Afternoon Shift / Second shift: 03:00 PM to 05:30 PM

·         Therefore all candidates will be required to appear at CBT Online Entrance Examination, which will be conducted on Sunday, 02nd JUNE, 2019 in either one of the shifts (10:00 AM to 12:30 PM (OR) 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM) as allotted by the competent authority

·         The venue, time and shift of the examination will be communicated to the candidates in the Hall Ticket.

·         No candidate will be permitted to appear in the examination unless he/she holds a valid "Hall ticket" issued by the Institute and a proof of his / her identification.


·         The examination shall be conducted in ENGLISH medium ONLY.

·         The Entrance Examination is common to all and consists of 200 single best response type MCQs having four alternatives and the questions will be asked from the following subjects. The distribution of number of question is as detailed below:-

Physics: 60

Chemistry: 60

Biology: 60

English Language and Comprehension: 10

Logical & Quantitative Reasoning: 10

TOTAL: 200

·         The questions for JIPMER MBBS Entrance Examination 2019 will be based on the syllabus as prescribed by State Board Hr. Sec. and CBSE for XI & XII Standards.

·         Candidates are advised to go through the Mock Test for computer based Test (online examination). Link for mock test is available on JIPMER’s Website JIPMER MBBS Entrance Examination – 2019 link.


(i)           The Applicant should be an Indian National / Overseas Citizen of India.

(ii)          He/ She has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December 2019, the year of his/her admission to the first year M.B.B.S i.e. they should have been born on or before 01-01-2003. (Request for relaxation from the prescribed age limit will not be considered for any category of applicants).

No upper age limit.

(iii)         The applicants should have passed the qualifying examinations in the manner as mentioned below:

(a) The Higher / Senior Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination which is equivalent to 10+2 Higher / Senior Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years study, the last two years of such study comprising Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Bio-technology (which shall include practical tests in these subjects) or any other elective with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council of Educational Research and Training after introduction of the 10+2+3 educational structure as recommended by the National Committee on Education (Annexure - I list the examinations recognized by JIPMER)

(b) The Candidates who have passed the qualifying examination other than those mentioned Prospectus in the list appended in Annexure – I, will have to submit an Eligibility Certificate before admission is finalized. Obtaining such an Eligibility Certificate from Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi is essential for OCI/NRI for admission to JIPMER M.B.B.S. Course.

(c) The applicant must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology /Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Bio-technology at the qualifying examination for general (UR) / EWSs category.

(d) For PwD candidates in general category the minimum marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biotechnology taken together in the qualifying examination is 45%.

(e) For candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Tribe or Other Backward Classes / PwD, the minimum marks obtained in the Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology taken together in the qualifying examination is 40%.

Note: Applicants who have appeared or will be appearing in the qualifying Examination in March / April 2019 and whose results have NOT yet been declared can also apply for admission, if other eligibility criteria (i) (ii) & (iii) are satisfied.

Please note that issue of hall ticket for the Entrance Examination does NOT necessarily mean the acceptance of eligibility for candidates whose results of qualifying examinations are yet to be declared.


The examination centres are tentatively proposed in 120 cities across India. List of Cities is mentioned in ANNEXURE- VII (in the Prospectus)

How to Apply:



1) Candidates seeking admission to entrance examination are required to apply on-line mode only. (Any other mode of application will not be accepted.)

2) Log on to the website link in the Home page and navigate to the link. “Apply on-line MBBS admission – 2019”.

3) Read the prospectus and instruction carefully.

4) The flow chart for filling application on-line given as Appendix (ANNEXURE – VIII) in the Prospectus.

5) The candidate should acquaint himself / herself with all requirements with regard to filling up the application on-line.


Application fees for each category is as mentioned below to be paid by the candidate using ANY ONE of the following mode of payment.

No other mode of payment will be accepted.

a) Net Banking b) Credit Card* c) Debit Card*




Rs.1,500 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Rs.1,500 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Rs.1,500 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Rs.1,200 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Rs.3,000 + Transaction Charges as applicable

PwD& P-PwD

Exempted From Application Fees

Invalid & Old Debit and Credit cards to be avoided for making payment.

Note: The candidates are advised to read the Prospectus before starting online registration and ensure that no column should be left blank. Request for rectification of any error committed in the application and refund of fees will not be considered under any circumstances.

Closing Date:

On-line Registration from: 6th March, 2019 (Wednesday) 11.00 AM

On-line Registration closes on: 12th April, 2019 (Friday) 5.00 PM

Download of Hall Ticket from JIPMER website (The Hall Tickets will be made available through Internet download ONLY and NOT by Post): 20th May, 2019 (Monday) 10.00 AM to 2nd June, 2019 (Sunday) 8.00 AM

Date of Entrance Examination: 2nd June, 2019 (Sunday)

Time of Entrance Examination (Two Shifts):

·         Morning Shift:- 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM

·         Afternoon Shift:- 03.00 PM to 05.30 PM

Counseling of Choosing for JIPMER Puducherry (OR) JIPMER Karaikal

Close of Admissions- MBBS 2019 Session 30th September, 2019 (Monday)


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AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam 2019

About AIIMS Exam:

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
Examination section,Ansari nagar, new delhi-110608

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi invites online applications (Basic followed by Final Registration) for Entrance Examinations leading to admission in MBBS-2019 Course of AIIMS, New Delhi and Fourteen other AIIMS (Bathinda, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Deogarh, Gorakhpur, Jodhpur, Kalyani, Mangalagiri, Nagpur, Patna, Raipur, Rae Bareli, Rishikesh and Telangana).


Who can apply for Basic Registration:

Candidates who have passed / appearing / appeared in 12th class examination (in 10+2 scheme) or its equivalent with the subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and desirous of applying for MBBS course of AIIMS.

Who are eligible for MBBS course in 2019:

Those who secure aggregate of 60% marks (50% for SC/ST, 45% for OPH) in English, Physics, Chemistry & Biology in 12th class examination (in 10+2 scheme) and fulfil other eligibility criteria.

Examination Centers: Different Cities all over India.

How to Apply:

All concerned may please note that without Basic Registration no candidate shall be eligible to complete other processes of Online Registration i.e. Generation of Code (for Final Registration) & Final Registration (for Payment of fees and city choice) and subsequently release of Admit Card. Accordingly, all concerned are hereby again advised to complete their Basic Registration before 14th Jan. 2019 (up to 05:00 PM) for candidature of AIIMS, MBBS-2019 Course Entrance Examination Scheduled on 25th & 26th May, 2019 across the country.

Please do not wait till the last date and visit AIIMS website regularly for all updates/ addendums/corrigendum’s etc.


Important Dates:

Basic Registration (PAAR) for MBBS-2019 Start Date: 30th Number, 2018 to 14th January, 2019 (5.00 PM)

Status update (Accepted & Not Accepted) of Basic Registration: 16th January, 2019

Correction of deficiencies in Basic Registration that are not Accepted: 17th January, 2019 to 22nd January, 2019

Final status (Accepted & Rejected) of Basic Registration for MBBS-2019: 25th January, 2019

Generation of Code for Final Registration i.e. payment of fees and city choice for MBBS-2019 only for those whose Basic Registration is accepted: 29th January, 2019 to 17th February, 2019 (05:00 PM)

Final Registration (Payment of fees and city choice only for those who have Generated Code for payment & city choice): 21st February, 2019 to 12th March, 2019 (05:00 PM)

Hosting/uploading the Admit Cards on AIIMS website: 15th May, 2019

Date of Examination: 25th May, 2019 (Saturday) & 26th May, 2019 (Sunday)

Examination Timings:

·         1st Shift (Each Day) 09:00 AM – 12:30 PM

·         2nd Shift (Each Day) 03:00 PM – 06:30 PM

Uploading of Prospectus: 29th January, 2019


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS New Delhi, AIIMS BSc Nursing and Paramedical Entrance exam- 2019

About Exam:

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi
Examination Section, All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi- 110608
Phone: 91-11-26588500, 26588700, 26589900
Fax: 91-11-26588663, 26588641
Email: Website:

AIIMS-B.Sc (H) Nursing/B.Sc Nursing (Post-Basic)/B.Sc (Paramedical Courses)-2019

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi invites Online applications (Basic Registration followed by Generation of Code and Final Registration) for Entrance Examinations leading to admission in B.Sc(H) Nursing/B.Sc Nursing (PostBasic)/B.Sc(Paramedical Courses)-2019 of AIIMS, New Delhi and Other AIIMS.

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi has proposed to initiate Online Registration of applicants well in advance. Registration will comprise of three stages / steps: Basic Registration, Generation of Code for Final Registration and Final Registration (Payment of fee and City Choice).

From past experience it has been found that a majority of rejections are due to improper filling of details other than educational qualifications and improper images. In the first stage applicants desirous of appearing in the AIIMS –B.Sc.(H) Nursing/B.Sc. Nursing(Post-Basic)/B.Sc.(Paramedical Courses)-2019 Entrance Examination in future will be able to initially register by filling basic details and uploading images almost six month in advance (Basic Registration). These particulars and images will be screened and there would be adequate time to correct errors and deficiencies. Candidates will be informed whether their registration is accepted, and their details will be stored with a unique identification number. Thus, candidates will not be subjected to pressures of last minute rush and fear of rejection of applications without any time left to make amends. Basic Registration process is free of any charges and thus no payment shall be collected at this stage. Since applicants may not have completed their eligibility of examinations etc, certain details may not be collected at the time of Basic Registration.

Currently only one time Basic Registration is required for all Undergraduate Courses [MBBS, B.Sc.(H) Nursing/B.Sc. Nursing(Post-Basic)/B.Sc.(Paramedical Courses etc.)]. Therefore, following accepted Basic Registration for UG Courses, one can complete Generation of Code, Final Registration for any of the Undergraduate Courses subsequently.

This Prospective Applicants Advanced Registration (PAAR) facility is being initiated for AIIMS- B.Sc.(H)

Nursing/B.Sc. Nursing (Post-Basic)/B.Sc.(Paramedical Courses)-2019 Entrance Examination onwards and will be continued in future also. For details please visit AIIMS website from time to time.

The expected date for starting of Basic Registration is last week of November-2018 and Final Registration is 2nd week of March-2019. Again, it is reiterated that only those candidates who fill the Basic Registration form and correct errors and deficiencies within stipulated time and whose Basic Registration are accepted, will be eligible to complete Final Registration for AIIMS- B.Sc.(H) Nursing/B.Sc. Nursing(Post-Basic)/B.Sc.(Paramedical Courses)-2019 Entrance Examination.


B.Sc. (H) Nursing:

Candidates who have Passed the 12th Class under the 10+2 scheme/Senior School Certificate Examination or Intermediate Science or an equivalent examination from a recognized University/Board of any Indian State with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology and has a minimum aggregate marks required in qualifying examination i.e.10+2 or equivalent is 55% for Gen/OBC and 50% in case of SCs/STs categories

B.Sc. (Paramedical Courses):

Candidate who have Passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with English, Physics, Chemistry and either Biology or Mathematics with 50% for Gen/OBC and 45% in case of SCs/ STs Categories

B.Sc. Nursing (Post-Basic):

The candidate who have:

(i)           Passed 12th class under 10+2 system of education or an equivalent examination from a recognized Board/University (Those who have passed 10+1 on or before 1986 are also eligible). (For BSc Nursing Post-Basic)

(ii)          Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery from any institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council. (For BSc Nursing Post-Basic)

(iii)         Registration as nurse, RN, RM (registered nurse, registered midwife) with any State Nursing Council (For BSc Nursing Post-Basic)

(iv)         In case of male nurses, (if passed before implementation of new integrated course in 2003), beside being registered as a nurse with the State Nursing Council, should have obtained a certificate in General Nursing and instead of Training in Midwifery, training in any subject out of following, for a period of six months: i) O.T. Techniques, ii) Ophthalmic Nursing, iii) Leprosy Nursing, iv) TB Nursing, v) Psychiatric Nursing, vi) Neurological and Neuro Surgical Nursing, vii) Community Health Nursing, viii) Cancer Nursing, ix) Orthopaedic Nursing (For BSc Nursing Post-Basic)

How to Apply:

Important: Please visit the AIIMS website and familiarize with the new process for Registration (PAAR) vide notice No.91/2018. All applicants are required to visit the website regularly since all subsequent Corrigendum/Addendum/Updates will only be uploaded on the website.

To know more information about how to apply please Contact here:

Examination Section,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences,
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi- 110608
Phone: 91-11-26588500, 26588700, 26589900
Fax: 91-11-26588663, 26588641

Important Dates:

Basic Registration (PAAR) for B.Sc(H) Nursing/B.Sc Nursing (PostBasic)/B.Sc(Paramedical Courses)-2019: 30th November, 2018 – 3rd January, 2019 (5.00 PM)

Status update (Accepted & Not Accepted) of Basic Registration: 7th January, 2019

Correction of deficiencies in Basic Registration that are not Accepted: 8th January, 2019 – 18th January, 2019

Final status (Accepted & Rejected) of Basic Registration for B.Sc(H) Nursing/B.Sc Nursing (Post-Basic)/B.Sc(Paramedical Courses)-2019: 22nd January, 2019

Uploading of Prospectus: 12th March, 2019

Date & Timing of Examination of B.Sc Nursing (Post-Basic): 1st June, 2019 (10.00-11.30 AM)

Date& Timing of Examination of B.Sc (Paramedical courses): 15th June, 2019 (10.00-11.30 PM)

Date & Timing of Examination of B.Sc (H) Nursing: 23rd June, 2019 (10.00-12.00 Noon)


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test GPAT 2019, GPAT 2019

About us:

Department of Higher Education

Ministry of Human Resource Development
West Block – 1, Wing No. 6, 2nd Floor, R K Puram, New Delhi – 110016
Address for correspondence
Block C-20/1A/8, Sector 62,
Gautam Budh Nagar, Noida -201309 (UP)
E-mail: Website:,
Helpline number: 7042399521, 7042399525, 7042399526


Help Line: For Technical Support, contact following during working days between 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

GRADUATE PHARMACY APTITUDE TEST (GPAT) is a national level entrance examination for entry into M.Pharm programmes. Till 2018, it was conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. The Test will now be conducted by the NTA.

This test facilitates institutions to select suitable Pharmacy graduates for admission into the Master''s (M.Pharm) program. The GPAT is a three hour computer based online test which is conducted in a single session. The GPAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions/University Departments/Constituent Colleges/Affiliated Colleges. A few scholarships and other financial assistance in the field of Pharmacy are also given on the basis of the GPAT score.

NATIONAL TESTING AGENCY (NTA) will conduct computer based Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test 2019 (GPAT - 2019) on Monday, January 28, 2019 from 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. for admission to M. Pharma or its equivalent courses across the country. The result of GPAT - 2019 will be declared by February 8, 2019 as GPAT Score which will be accepted by around 800 participating pharmacy institutes. GPAT is accepted by all AICTE approved institutions, universities and colleges. Candidates must apply separately to the desired GPAT - 2019 participating institutes with the GPAT Score 2019. Then, each participating institute will release their respective cut – off GPAT Score which candidates should meet to get qualified for admission to that particular institute. Candidates are advised to see the details of the admission process of each participating institute of GPAT - 2019 on their respective website.

Eligibility GPAT - 2019:

The candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy (4 years after 10+2, including lateral entry students) or equivalent from a recognized university. Candidates appearing for the final year of bachelor’s degree B. Pharmacy (10+2+4) whose result will be declared before commencement of admission for academic year 2019-20 can also apply for GPAT - 2019 computer-based test (CBT). B.Tech. (Pharmaceutical and Fine Chemical Technology)/ equivalent candidates are not eligible to apply. The candidate must be a citizen of India. There is no age restriction for appearing in GPAT - 2019.


The medium of Question Paper shall be in English only. GPAT is an online computer-based test of 3 hours duration with 125 objective type questions. There are 4 marks for a correct answer. There shall be negative marking for wrong answers, for each wrong answer 1 mark shall be deducted. At the test Centre, each candidate will be seated at a desk with a computer terminal and he/she will be provided with rough papers for calculations and a PEN/PENCIL. After the test, candidate must leave the rough papers at the desk. Rough work cannot be done on any other paper/sheet, as nothing will be allowed inside the examination room/hall.

Cities/Towns of GPAT - 2019 Examination Centres: Please go to the GPAT website and visit “Information Bulletin”

How to Apply:


Candidates have to apply for GPAT- 2019 “Online” ONLY by accessing the website The Application Form other than online mode would not be accepted, in any case. Only one application is to be submitted by a candidate. More than one application i.e. Multiple application forms submitted by a candidate will be rejected

Download information Bulletin. Read it carefully to ensure your eligibility and acquaint with the requirements for submission of Online Application Form.

No corrections can be made at a later stage after submission of an application. No change will be accepted through offline mode i.e. through fax/application including e-mail etc.

Follow following 4 (Four) Steps to Apply Online:

Step 1: Register for Online Application Form and note down system generated Application Number. The candidate should supply all the details while filling the Online Application Form and is also required to create PASSWORD and choose Security Question and enter his/her Answer. After successful submission of the personal details, Application number will be generated and it will be used to complete the remaining Steps of the Application Form and will also be required for all future correspondence. For subsequent logins, candidate will be able to login directly with the respective system generated Application Number and created Password.

Step 2: Complete the Application Form Candidate can login with the system generated Application Number and created Password for completing the Application Form.

Step 3: Upload Scanned Images of Candidate Photograph and Candidate Signature: Scanned photograph and signature should be in JPG/JPEG format. Size of scanned photograph should be between 10 kb to 200 kb. 1. Size of scanned signature should be between 4 kb to 30 kb. The photograph should be coloured or black/white (but clear contrast).Note: Upload the correct Photograph and Signature as the facility for correction in images will not be given.

Step 4: Pay Examination Fee by SBI MOPS (Net Banking/Debit/Credit Card/eChallan): Payment by Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking/e-Challan: The candidate has to select Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking option to pay the application fee and follow the online instruction to complete the payment of fee. After successful payment, candidate will be able to print the Confirmation Page. In case the Confirmation Page is not generated after payment of fee then the transaction is cancelled and amount will be refunded to the candidate's account. However the candidate has to make another transaction, in case the Confirmation Page is not generated.

All the 4 Steps can be done together and separately also.


(i)           The final submission of online Application form will remain incomplete if Step – 2, Step – 3 and Step – 4 are not completed. Such forms will stand rejected and no correspondence on this account will be entertained.

(ii)          No request for refund of fee once remitted by the candidate will be entertained

(iii)         The entire application process of GPAT - 2019 is online, including uploading of scanned images, Payment of Fees and Printing of Confirmation page. Therefore, candidates are not required to send/submit any document(s) including Confirmation page to NTA through Post/Fax/ By Hand.

(iv)         Candidates are advised to keep visiting the NTA’s website regularly for latest updates and to check their e-mails.

(v)          The NTA can make use of the data generated for the purpose of research and analysis.

All the candidates who have submitted the online application and paid the examination fee till last date will be allowed to appear in GPAT - 2019 and their admit cards will be uploaded on the website as per schedule. The NTA do neither verify the information filled by the candidates in the application form nor verify any certificate of category/educational qualification for deciding the eligibility of candidates. The certificates of educational qualification and category (if applied under reserved category) will be verified by the concerned institution. The candidates are, therefore, advised to ensure their eligibility and the category (if applying under reserved category). The NTA will, in no way, be responsible for any wrong/incorrect information furnished by the candidate(s) in their online application form. The letter/e-mails in this regard will not be entertained by the NTA.

Fee payable for GPAT – 2019:

·         General/ Non-creamy layer OBC: Male - Rs 1400/-, Female – Rs. 700/-

·         SC/ST/PwD: Male - Rs 700/-, Female – Rs. 700/-

·         Transgender: Rs 700/-

Important Dates:

On-line submission of Application Form (Upto 11.50 p.m.): 1st November, 2018 to 30th November, 2018

Date for uploading the scanned images of Candidate’s Photograph and Candidate’s Signature (Upto 11.50 p.m.): 1st November, 2018 to 1st December, 2018

Date of Examination: 28th January, 2019 (Monday) from 02:30 p.m. to 05:30 p.m.


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test PG 2019, NEET-PG 2019 for MD, MS and PG Diploma Courses 2019

About NEET-PG 2019:

National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar, Mahatma Gandhi Marg,New Delhi- 110029
Phone: 011 45593000 Candidate Helpline: 1800 266 7075 (Toll Free)
(Monday to Saturday: 9:30AM to 06:00PM)
Email:, website:

National Board of Examinations (NBE): The Government of India established the National Board of Examinations (NBE) in 1975 with the objective of improving the quality of the Medical Education by establishing high and uniform standards of postgraduate examinations in modern medicine on All India Basis and utilizing existing healthcare infrastructure for capacity building. The prime objectives of NBE is to elevate the standards of post graduate medical education in modern medicine and conducting examinations of high standard on an all India basis. NBE provides a common national standard for evaluation of minimum level of attainment of the knowledge and competencies of post graduate and post doctoral training.

NEET-PG 2019:

·         NEET-PG is an eligibility-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single entrance examination for admission to various MD/MS and PG Diploma Courses as per Section 10 (D) of Indian Medical Council Act, 1956. No other entrance examination, either at state or institution level, shall be valid for entry to MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses. NEET is mandatory even for foreign nationals seeking admission in medical courses in India.

·         National Board of Examinations has been notified by the Ministry of Health and Family welfare, Government of india to conduct NEET-PG 2019 on an All-India Basis.

·         NBE shall be conducting NEET-PG as a Computer Based test (CBT) on 6th January, 2019 in a Single session at all the test centres.


1.    Please make use of the information on NEET-PG website & this information bulletin to guide you through the entire process and help to answer most of your queries.

2.    In case you are still facing issues, then the NBE Candidate Care Support is available by phone and email.

Phone support will be available during these times:

·         2nd November, 2018 – 31st January, 2019: 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM from Monday to Saturday

·         6th January, 2019 (Examination Day): 12:00 Noon to 7:00 PM

·         NBE Candidate Care will be closed on Sundays & Gazetted holidays

Eligibility Criteria for NEET-PG 2019:

Candidates in possession of MBBS degree or Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate recognized as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and possess permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council and have completed one year of internship or are likely to complete the internship on or before 31st March 2019, may apply for NEET-PG 2019 through online application system at NBE website.


·         Candidates may visit website of Medical Counseling Committee for details of seats available and schedule of counseling for All India 50% quota seats.

·         For state quota seats, candidate may visit the website of the concerned counseling authority of the state

·         Medical institutions that are not covered by centralized admissions for MD/MS seats through NEET-PG 2019 are:

(i) AIIMS, New Delhi and other AIIMS

(ii) PGIMER, Chandigarh

(iii) JIPMER, Puducherry

(iv) NIMHANS, Bengaluru

(v) Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum






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Note: The syllabus of the above topics shall be as per the latest Graduate Medical EducationRegulations notified by the Medical Council of India with prior approval of the Govt. of India. For Graduate Medical Education Regulations please refer

*The weightage of MCQs in each specialty is indicative and purely provisional. NBE reserves its rights to alter / modify / amend the same in consultation with MCI / DGHS / MoHF

How to Apply:

Important Information:

Submission of application form for appearing in the NEET-PG 2019 is to be undertaken online at the website.

·         Online submission of application form for NEET-PG 2019 for admission to MD/MS/ PG Diploma courses for 2019 academic session is available at NEET-PG website

·         Application forms CANNOT be submitted offline / printed copy by post.

·         The prescribed exam fee of Rs. 2750/- (for SC/ST/PWD(PH) candidates) and Rs. 3750/- (for General/OBC candidates) should be remitted through payment gateway provided using a Credit Card or a Debit Card issued by banks in India or through Internet banking. For more information, please visit the website.

·         The Cutoff Date for completion of internship towards determination of eligibility for appearing in NEET-PG 2019 shall be 31st March 2019.


Important Dates:

Availability of Information Bulletin: 2nd November, 2018 onwards

Online submission of application form: 2nd November - 22nd November, 2018

Examination Date: 6th January, 2019

Declaration of Results by: 31st January, 2019


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test UG 2019, NEET UG 2019

Exam Details:

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test Unit, NTA
Phone No.: 8076535482, 7703859909
Website: Email:

The Ministry of Human Resource development (MHRD), Government of India (GOI) has established National Testing Agency (NTA) as an independent autonomous and self-sustained premier testing organisation for conducting efficient, transparent and international standard test in order to access the competency of candidates for admission to premier higher education institutions.

As per regulations framed under the Indian Medical Council Act -1956 and the Dentists Act-1948 and as amended from time to time, NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST (UG) 2019 (NEET (UG) - 2019) will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in Indian Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.

The NEET (UG) - 2019 will be conducted on Sunday, 5th May, 2019. The responsibility of the NTA is limited to the conduct of the entrance examination, declaration of result and for providing an “All India Rank merit list” to the Directorate General Health Service, Government of India for the conduct of counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats and for supplying the result to States/other Counselling Authorities.

Eligibility to appear in NEET (UG) – 2019

Eligibility for appearing in NEET (UG) is as stipulated in Indian Medical Council Act-1956 and the Dentists Act-1948 as amended in 2018.

Eligibility as per related Regulations is as follows:

i.       He/she has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course.

ii.      The upper age limit for NEET (UG) is 25 years as on the date of examination with relaxation of 5 years for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category and persons entitled for reservation under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016.

The Age criteria for appearing in NEET (UG) - 2019 is as follows:

·         For Candidates of Unreserved Category (UR): born on or between 05.05.1994 and 31.12.2002

·         For Candidates of SC/ST/OBC/PwD Category: born on or between 05.05.1989 and 31.12.2002

iii.     Indian Citizens/ Overseas Citizens of India intending to pursue MBBS/ BDS from a foreign Medical/ Dental Institute also need to qualify NEET (UG).

(As per letter No. V.11011/14/2018-MEC/MEP dated 17.10.2018 of MoH&FW

Eligibility for seats under the control of States/Deemed Universities/Central Universities/ESIC and AFMC including Delhi University (DU), BHU & AMU/central pool quota.

i.       Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), Persons with Indian Origin (PIO) and Foreign Nationals are eligible for admission in Medical/Dental Colleges subject to rules and regulations framed by the respective State Governments, Institutions and the Government of India as the case may be.

ii.      Foreign nationals may confirm their eligibility from the concerned Medical/Dental College/State.

Eligibility for 15% All India Quota seats

a) Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) and Foreign Nationals are eligible for 15% All India Quota Seats.

b) Candidates from State of J & K

i.       Students from State of J & K are not eligible for 15% All India Quota seats as State of J&K has opted out of All India Scheme since its inception. If they claim eligibility, they must submit online Self Declaration which will be generated and printed automatically alongwith confirmation page for the record and to present the same during counselling. The Self-Declaration Form is given in information bulletin.

ii.      The online Self Declaration of the candidates will be verified at the time of counselling and if found to be false at any time, the candidature/admission of such candidates shall be cancelled and criminal proceedings may be initiated against such candidates.

iii.     Candidates from the State of J & K can appear in NEET (UG) for admission to Private Medical/Dental Colleges or any Private/Deemed University and Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Pune subject to the fulfilment of eligibility conditions.

Fee Payable by candidates:

·         Unreserved/ Other Backward Classes (OBC): Rs. 1400/-

·         SC/ST/PwD/Transgender: Rs. 750/-

Service/Processing charges & GST are to be paid by the candidate, as applicable

How to Apply:

1.      Candidates can apply for NEET (UG) - 2019 only through Online mode.

The Application Form other than online mode will not be accepted, in any case. Only one application is to be submitted by a candidate.

2.      Submission of Online Application Form may be done by accessing NTA website / only.

3.      Candidates must follow the instructions strictly as given in the Information Bulletin and on NTA website. Candidates not complying with the instructions shall be disqualified.

4.      Candidates must ensure that e-mail address and Mobile Number provided in the Online Application Form are their own as all information/ communication will be sent by NTA through e-mail on e-mail address or SMS on given Mobile Number only.

5.      Instructions for filling Online Application Form:

·         Download Information Bulletin and Replica of Application Form. Read these carefully to ensure your eligibility.

·         Follow the 4 steps given below to Apply Online:

Step-1: Fill in the Online Application Form and note down the system generated Application No.

Step-2: Upload scanned images of Candidate’s Photograph (between 10 kb - 200 kb) and Candidate’s Signature (between 4 kb - 30kb) in JPG/JPEG format.

Step-3: Make payment of fee using suitable mode of payment through bank as per details given in information Bulletin (Chapter – 4), (mode of submission of Application Form and payment of fee) and keep proof of fee paid.

Step-4: Print at least four printouts of Confirmation Page after successful remittance of fee.

·         All the 4 Steps can be done together or at separate times.


1.    The final submission of Online Application Form will remain incomplete if Step-2 and Step-3 are not completed. Such forms will stand rejected and no correspondence on this account will be entertained.

2.    No request for refund of fee once remitted by the candidate will be entertained by NTA under any circumstances.

3.    The entire application process of NEET (UG), May 2019 is online, including uploading of scanned images, Payment of Fees, and Printing of Confirmation Page. Therefore, candidates are not required to send/submit any document(s) including Confirmation Page to NTA through Post/ Fax/By Hand.

4.    Option of medium of paper should be exercised while filling the Application Form and the option once exercised by candidates cannot be changed later.

5.    Candidates are advised to visit the NTA website regularly for latest updates.

Important Note:

Candidates are NOT allowed to carry Instrument/ Geometry/ Pencil box, Handbag, Purse, any kind of Paper/ Stationery/ Textual material (printed or written material), Eatables and Water (loose or packed), Mobile Phone/ Ear Phone/ Microphone/ Pager, Calculator, Docu Pen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Camera, Tape Recorder, Watches, microchip or electronic gadgets/ devices in the Examination Hall/Room. Diabetic students will be allowed to carry eatables like sugar tablets/fruits (like banana/apple/ orange) and transparent water bottle to the Examination Hall. However, they will not be allowed to carry packed foods like chocolates/candy/sandwich etc.

Important Dates:

On-line submission of Application Form (including uploading of photograph and signature): 1st November, 2018 to 30th November, 2018

Date for successful final transaction of fee: 1st November, 2018 to 1st December, 2018

Through Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking upto 11:50 p.m. and through e-challan upto bank hours: 1st December, 2018

Date of Examination: 5th May, 2019 (Sunday) From 02:00p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Examination Centre As indicated on Admit Card

Declaration of Result on NTA website By: 5th June, 2019


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

Foreign Medical Graduates Exam FMGE Screening Test, December 2018, NBE New Delhi

About FMGE:

Ansari Nagar, Mahatma Gandhi Marg (Ring Road) New Delhi-110029
Candidate Helpline: 18002667075/1800111700 (Toll Free)
(Monday to Saturday: 09:30 AM to 06:00 PM)
Email: Website:

NBE FMGE Screening Test 2018 - National Board of Examinations invites applications for NBE FMGE Screening Test for Indian Nationals with Foreign Medical Qualifications December 2018


The FMGE-Screening Test has been introduced through Screening Test Regulations 2002. As per the regulations, “An Indian citizen/Overseas citizen of India possessing a primary medical qualification awarded by any medical institution outside India who is desirous of getting provisional or permanent registration with Medical Council of India or any State Medical Council on or after 15.03.2002 shall have to qualify the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE)/Screening test.

·         National Board of Examinations shall conduct next FMGE on 14th December, 2018 on computer based platform at various test centres across the country.

·         Please refer to the information bulletin at the NBE website (16th October, 2018 onwards) for eligibility criteria, fee structure, course curriculum, scheme of examination and other details.

·         Application form for GMGE December, 2018 can be submitted only online at from 16th October, 2018 to 6th November, 2018.


The Applicant must meet/fulfill the following criteria:

2.1. He / She is a citizen of India or Overseas Citizen of India.

2.2. The candidate should possess a primary medical qualification, which is confirmed by the Indian Embassy concerned, to be a recognized qualification for enrolment as medical practitioner in the country in which the institution awarding the said qualification is situated.

2.3. Cut-off date for obtaining the Primary Medical Qualification is on or before 30th November 2018. It is mandatory to provide proof/documentary evidence in support of the candidate having passed final examination for such a primary medical qualification/posses the primary medical qualification on or before the cut-off date. In the event of the date of issue of result/proof of primary medical qualification being after the prescribed cut-off date, the application form shall be rejected and candidate declared as ineligible.

2.4. Candidate seeking provisional or permanent registration shall not have to qualify the Screening Test if he/she holds an Under Graduate medical qualification from Australia/ Canada/New Zealand/United Kingdom/United States of America and the holder thereof has also been awarded a Post Graduate medical qualification in Australia/Canada/ New Zealand/ United Kingdom/United States of America and has been recognized for enrolment as medical practitioner in that country.

2.5. Applicants/Candidates may also refer to Screening Test Regulations and Regulations on Graduate Medical Education, Eligibility Certificate Regulations issued by Medical Council of India. The same may be referred to at or obtained from Secretary, Medical Council of India, Sector-8 Pocket-14, Dwarka, New Delhi. Telephone: 25367033, 25367035, Fax: 25367024.

Examination Fee

Amount FMGE: Rs. 5500/-

The above fee is inclusive of examination fees and information bulletin. Please note that this is a composite fee (as above) inclusive of fees for the examination and information bulletin. Information Bulletin shall also be available at website for reference.

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 of India or through Net Banking.

·         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.


Test Centres: The list of tentative cities where FMGE 2018 shall be conducted is as follows:

Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi/New Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Jammu, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Mohali/Chandigharh, Mumbai, Nagpur, Noida, Patna, Pune, Ranchi, Shillong, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Visakhapatnam.

How to Apply:

·         The online submission of application form for FMGE is available on from 16th October - 6th November 2018.

·         Online submission of application form begins on 16th October 2018 from 07:00 PM onwards. The last date for submission of application form is 6th November 2018 (11:55 PM)

·         Candidate may note that there is no option for submitting the form other than the online mode, offline applications or printed copies will not be accepted.

·         Candidates are advised to go through the instructions given before proceeding to fill up the online application. (a) At the end online submission of application form, the candidate will get a computer generated acknowledgment. This acknowledgment shall also be sent at the registered e-mail ID of the candidate.All fields marked * in the online application form are mandatory.

·         Applications of the candidates producing false or fabricated information will not be considered and the candidates may be further debarred from appearing in any future examinations

·         Candidates must preserve a hard copy of application form for future reference.

Steps in online submission of application form:

The following sequence shall be observed while filing the online application form:

a) Fill the registration form for obtaining User ID and Password.

b) User ID and Password will be sent through SMS and Email ID.

c) Fill the application form and Upload your photograph & signature.

d) Choose your Test City.

e) Submission of fees.

f) Take a print out of the filled Application form with Transaction ID printed on it

Important Dates:

Online submission of application form: 16th October - 6th November 2018

Examination Date: 14th December 2018

Declaration of Results by: 15th January 2019


To know more Information about this Exam please visit:

Joint Graduate Entrance Examination for Biology and Interdisciplinary Life Sciences, JGEEBILS 2018

About Exam:

Academic Office, National Centre for Biological Sciences

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research,

GKVK, Bellary Road, Bangalore 560065, Karnataka, India
Phone: 080-23666343/344/345/346. Fax: 080-23636662

Website: Email:

The JGEEBILS test is a shared entrance test for graduate programmes in Biology and interdisciplinary life sciences. The test originated from the TIFR annual entrance test for Biology, which was used by DBS/TIFR as well as NCBS/TIFR. The motivation for this shared test is to reduce the difficulties that students faced with multiple entrance tests, and to reduce the duplication of effort by many institutions in conducting such examinations. JGEEBILS is intended to serve as a common point for students from any science discipline or engineering to start the process to apply for biology graduate programmes around India. Participating institutions contribute questions and logistical support for conducting the examination. This year the examination will be on 9th December 2018.

Each participating institution has its own admission process and eligibility criteria. The JGEEBILS test is only one step in this. In general, applicants must apply separately to each participating institution that they are interested in. Please visit the institutional websites for details of these different entrance processes.

Question papers from past years are hosted at the TIFR site under the 'Biology' links:


ACTREC: Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer, Mumbai (
Bose Institute: Bose Institute, Kolkata (
CCMB: Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Hyderabad (
CDFD: Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Hyderabad (
DBS-TIFR: Department of Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai (
IISER: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research at: Kolkata ( Pune (; Thiruvananthapuram (; Tirupati (
IMSc: Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai (
InStem: Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Bengaluru (
MAHE: Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal (Life Sciences) (
NBRC: National Brain Research Centre, Manesar (
NCBS: National Centre for Biological Sciences,Bengaluru (
NCCS: National Centre for Cell Science, Pune (
NII: National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi (
NISER: National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar (
RCB: Regional Centre for Biotechnology, Faridabad (
SINP: Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kokata (
TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences (TCIS), Hyderabad (

·         PhD (NCBS, DBS and TIFR-H)

·         Integrated PhD (NCBS, DBS and TIFR-H)

·         M.Sc. by Research (only at DBS)

·         M.Sc in Wildlife Biology and Conservation (only at NCBS)


Biology: Candidates will be shortlisted for interview based on written test marks, CV and Scientific Write-up.

For Ph.D.: Masters in Basic Science (M.Sc. Physics/Chemistry/Any branch of Biology) or any professional Master's Degree (M.Pharma./M.Tech.), or a > 4 year degree program (e.g. MBBS, BDS).

For I-Ph.D./M.Sc.: Bachelors in any Basic Science (Physics/Chemistry/Any branch of Biology) OR any 4-year degree program that awards a "Bachelor's degree" including B.Tech., B.E., B.V.Sc., B.Pharma. (4 year course).

M.Sc. Wildlife Biology & Conservation: This year no exam.

Admission Procedure

The admissions procedure (in all subjects, except Science Education) consists of an online test at one of the several nationwide centres, followed by interviews of shortlisted candidates. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interviews to be held during end-February to early-April, 2019.  Exact dates would be announced later. Results of the entrance examination will be announced on January 10, 2019 and students shortlisted for interview will be intimated by email.

Examination Centres: There will be examination centres in the following cities but the exact location / venue of the examination will be available on the downloaded hall ticket: Agartala, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhillai, Bhubaneshwar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Delhi, Guwahati, Haldwani, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Jammu, Kanpur, Kolkata, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Patna, Pune, Varanasi, Visakhapatnam

How to apply:

Application Fee & Payment 

Application Fee (Non-Refundable): 

·         Male Candidates: Rs 900/-

·         Female Candidates: Rs 300/-   

Application fee can be paid online through internet banking/Debit/Credit Card or by sending Demand Draft. 

Online Payment: 

After the online payment transaction is successful, please login to your account on our website by using your reference code as your user id and check the payment status of your application.    Normally, online payments are received within 2 working days and a auto email is sent by the system acknowledging the payment.  If your transaction has been successful and your account has been debited and you do not receive the acknowledgement email within 7 days, neither your payment status is updated in your account, you may write to

Demand Draft:

DD should be drawn on State Bank of India in favour of "Tata Institute of Fundamental Research" payable at Mumbai and mailed to: University Cell Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Homi Bhabha Road, Colaba Mumbai 400005.  
Please superscribe GS-2019 (Subject) on the envelope and write your name, reference code and mobile number behind the DD and send it by courier/speed post.

Online payment link will be active upto 13th November, 2018.

DDs sent by post/courier will also be accepted upto 13th November, 2018.

Please note:

Instructions for downloading/printing of Hall tickets will be intimated by email, only after receipt of application fee/approval of fee waiver.

Important Dates:

Nationwide Entrance Examination: 9th December, 2018 (Sunday) 2.30PM to 4.30PM.

Last date for application: 15th November, 2018

Online payment link will be active till: 16th November, 2018

DDs sent by post/courier will be accepted till: 16th November, 2018

Hall Ticket download link will be active from: 22nd November, 2018

To know more Information about this Course please visit:

Scholarship is an Opportunity That Should not Be Missed

Scholarship is an Opportunity That Should not Be Missed...

Quality education, brilliant guidance and better resources are some of the most important things that students need for their academic excellence. However, not all of these things are available equally to all students. Most of the times, privileged students with a strong financial background get this golden opportunity to stay ahead among others.  

Others either get an education loan or just end up leaving their dreams behind. However, as they say, “Where there's a will, there's a way”, students who don’t want an education loan can opt for scholarship exams. SCHOLARSHIPS are not just a monetary help but also a recognition of student’s talents.

Irrespective of their academic level, students can opt for plenty of scholarships that align with their career goals. While some scholarships are especially given to those who belong to poor families, others offer financial help to students based on merits.

So, if you look for a NATIONAL TALENT SEARCH EXAMINATION FOR CLASS 8, you can easily find scholarship exams like Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam (ANTHE) and apply for it. However, before that, it is important to know why scholarship is an opportunity that shouldn’t be missed.

Here are all the benefits that you get if you win a scholarship:

No Financial Worries

It’s obvious, but still isn’t it exciting if you don’t have to pay any fee to get an excellent education at the premier institute? Whether you wish to prepare for entrance exams like NEET and JEE or wish to pursue a course abroad, you can do it all without worrying about the fee if you win a scholarship. No need to take a loan or make your family feel burdened with the hefty amount to be paid for your education. Just prepare well for the exam and ace it with flying colours.

Guidance from Experienced Faculty

You want to take the medical or engineering competitive exams, but before that, you need excellent guidance from a premier coaching institute. To ensure this, you can opt for scholarship exams such as the one conducted by Aakash Institute. ANTHE is a national talent search examination for class 8, 9 and 10 students and offers scholarship for its classroom as well as distance learning programs. If you ace the exam, you will get the chance to learn from the experienced faculty and prepare excellently for the entrance exams.

Earn Recognition

By winning a scholarship, you don’t just get free education but also earn recognition for your talent which will help you grow further in your career. You will outshine among your classmates; moreover, your parents and teachers will be proud of your achievements. Getting all these at an early age is one of the driving factors that will motivate you to concentrate more on your goals and become a winner.

Get a Boost in Self-Confidence

Self-confidence is one of the key traits of winners. This only comes when you are motivated enough and have complete faith in your abilities. At times, you do not even know that you are capable enough to reach for the bigger milestone in the academic field. Scholarships come as a great option in realising that. Once you secure a good rank, you will know where you stand and then practice well to improve your standing. And in case you win the scholarship, well, there is everything good about it, isn’t it? You not only feel confident but also aware of your future goals.

After reading the above-listed advantages of scholarships, we are sure you will not want to miss this opportunity. However, if you keep on thinking about applying, this opportunity will hardly come your way. So, hurry up and apply for the scholarship to gain amazing benefits.

Kartik Soni
AdmissionNews Team