CMC Vellore Exam: 2019 Application, Eligibility, Syllabus & Pattern
Christian Medical College or CMC Vellore happens to be a Christian minority educational institute which was established in the year of 1900. CMC contributes to being a well-recognized institute which is affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University. It confers admission to students in different undergraduate, post graduate, diploma as well as doctoral courses in the medical field. Till 2016, the institute used to conduct a series of entrance examination for providing admission in various courses. From the year 2017, admission in different MBBS Courses will be done in accordance with the NEET scores, which will be followed by an aptitude test conducted by CMC.
It is mandatory for the students to meet the eligibility criteria for seeking admission in CMC institutes. Candidates should go through the eligibility criteria thoroughly as failing to meet them may lead to disqualification of the candidate during counseling or admission procedure. The entrance test happens to be computer based though additional sheets are provided to the students for rough work. There are multiple choice questions in the paper.
There will be questions on General Ability, Chemistry, Physics and English. Few questions will be asked on current affairs as well. The examination will be conducted in the English language. Candidates are awarded one mark for every correct answer. The best thing about taking this entrance test is that no negative mark will be deducted for wrong answers.The examination is conducted in two stages. In stage 1, written examination is conducted where candidates require attending questions which are based on Chemistry, Science, and Physics. Candidates who passed in Stage 1 have the eligibility for attending stage 2. Stage 2 contributes to being a special test for determining the subject interest and attitude of the candidate.
CMC Vellore Exam Date
CMC Vellore MBBS entrance examination will be conducted tentatively from the third week of May 2019.
CMC Vellore 2017 UG Exam Dates
|Online application starts
||Third week of February, 2019
|Online application end
||Fourth week of March, 2019
|Last date to submit supportive documents (if applicable)
||First week of April, 2019
|Admit card release
||15 days before the exam
||Third week of May, 2019
||June to July, 2019
CMC Vellore 2017 PG Exam Dates
|Online application starts
||9th November 2018
|Online application end
||25th January 2019
|PG NEET 2019 scores
||16/01/2019 to 01/02/2019
|Last date for receipt of payment proof (applicable only for those who pay by demand draft/challan)
|Last date for receipt of relevant supporting documents
|Last date for receipt of relevant sponsorship forms from the sponsoring bodies
|Announcement of list of candidates called for Step 2
|Registration for Step 2 and Medical Checkup at Vellore
|Step 2: Assessment of Skills & Knowledge at Vellore
|Announcement of final selection list
|Acceptance before 12.00 noon
|Registration for admission to Degree Courses
|Registration for admission to Diploma Courses
CMC Vellore Eligibility criteria
The eligibility criteria of MBBS course is mentioned below:
- candidates must have a valid NEET score.
- Candidates must have passed 12th or equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English subjects.
- Candidates should score minimum 60% marks in each of Physics, Chemistry, Biology (for general candidates) and 40% marks (for SC/ST candidates).
- Candidates must have been born on or before 31 Dec 2002.
- Improvement marks in 12th will not be considered.
CMC Vellore Application Form & fees
The online application form for MBBS 2019 can be availed tentatively from 1st week of June 2019. Candidates need to fill the application form in online mode. Submission of application form will be done until 1st week of July. It is mandatory for the candidates to fill the application form. Candidates need to provide personal details while doing the registration online. Payment of application fees will be done via online or offline mode.
Candidates will receive an email within 3 days of final submission in the registered email id. Indian Candidates require paying application fees of Rs. 750 whereas candidates of foreign countries need to pay fees of Rs.1500/. The payment of application fees can be done via online modes such as debit card, net banking, and credit card. Candidates can also pay application fees via offline mode (Demand Draft).
CMC Vellore Admit Card
After filling the application form, candidates require downloading the admit card from the official website. The admit card will be available for download from the month of May 2019 tentatively. The admit card contributes to be an integral part of MBBS entrance test. The admit card will consist of several important information such as name and roll number candidate, time, place and venue of the examination hall. It is a prerequisite to carry the admit card in the examination venue as candidates will not be allowed to appear for the exam without it.
CMC Vellore Syllabus & Exam Pattern
CMC Vellore is organizing an aptitude assessment test to provide the admission to MBBS programme on the basis of NEET score. The syllabus of the test is from General Ability and Speed & Accuracy. The pattern of said exam is given below:
- The exam will be conducted on CBT mode (Computer Based Test).
- The question paper will be asked in English language.
- The question paper will consist of objective type questions.
- For degree courses the exam has been divided into two parts.
- Section I will have 60 questions to be answered in 50 minutes and Section II (Speed and Accuracy) will have 60 questions to be answered in 20 minutes.
- The total exam duration will be 1 hours + 10 minutes.
- For diploma courses the question paper will contain 25 questions from PCB subjects and 15 questions from general ability.
CMC Vellore Results & Score Card
Result will be published through the official site of the authority. The result will also be posted on notice boards in the college and main hospital campuses. Candidates who have short listed for step 2 will be intimated through letter sent by email/post.
The result will be announced in the month of June or July, 2019. For PG courses, list for the selected candidates of step-2 will be announced on 28/02/2019 and the list of finally selected candidates will be declared on 16/03/2019.
CMC Vellore Counselling & Admission
The counseling session will be conducted offline tentatively in 1st week of August. The counseling process is for students who have qualified in the entrance test and have eligibility for seeking admission. Candidates will be called for attending the counseling procedure in accordance with their ranking in the merit list. Candidates require reporting for counseling in allotted place and time. Document verification of the candidates is required to be done at first. Candidates will be called for the counseling on the basis of ranking in the released merit list. Allotment of seats is done in accordance with the preferred course of candidates and availability of seats.
CMC Vellore Participating Colleges
CMC Vellore or Christian Medical College organizes CMC Vellore MBBS entrance examination. Hence, CMC Vellore happens to be the participating institute of CMC Vellore MBBS entrance examination.