Admission Notification Details for Karnataka Private Medical and Dental Colleges Association

Karnataka Private Medical and Dental Colleges Association

COMED - K PGET 2013 - Post Graduate Entrance Test

Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK)

The Karnataka Private Medical and Dental Colleges Association, in their endeavour to offer an effective, fair and objective testing procedure to determine merit of students seeking admission to the member institutions, have formed Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMEDK)

COMEDK has been assigned the task of organising a common entrance test for the academic year 2013-2014, for Indian national candidates aspiring to pursue post graduate courses in medicine and dentistry in the State of Karnataka, in Member Institutions of the Consortium (Medical and Dental Colleges)

COMEDK entrance test and publication of test score and rank list will be followed by centralized counseling (single window)

Medical Degree Courses

Pre Clinical: MS (Anatomy), MD (Physiology), MD (Biochemistry)

Para Clinical: MD (Pathology), MD (Microbiology), MD (Pharmacology), MD (Forensic Medicine), MD (Community Medicine)

Clinical: MD (General Medicine), MD (Paediatrics), MD (Dermatology and STD), MD (Tuberculosis), MD (Psychiatry), MS (General Surgery), MS (Ophthalmology), MS (Orthopaedics), MS (ENT), MD (Obstetrics and Gynaecology), MD (Anaesthesiology), MD (Radio-Diagnosis)/(Radiology), MD (Radio-Therapy)

Medical Diploma Courses

Para Clinical: Diploma in Clinical Pathology (DCP), Diploma in Forensic Medicine (DFM), Diploma in Public Health (DPH)

Clinical: Diploma in Child Health (DCH), Diploma in Venerology and Dermatology (DVD), Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine (DPM), Diploma in Ophthalmology (DO), Diploma in Orthopaedics (D.Ortho), Diploma in Otolaryngology (DLO), Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (DGO), Diploma in Anaesthesiology (DA), Diploma in Radio-Diagnosis (DMRD)

Dental Degree Courses

MDS (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery), MDS (Oral Medicine and Radiology), MDS(Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics), MDS (Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry), MDS (Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics), MDS Prosthodontics & Crown and Bridge), MDS (Oral Pathology and Microbiology), MDS (Public Health Dentistry)

Dental Diploma Courses

Diploma in Oral Surgery, Diploma in Periodontics, Diploma in Orthodontics, Diploma in Conservative, Diploma in Prosthodontics

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet all requirements stipulated by MCI/DCI

Accordingly, they should have successfully passed their MBBS/BDS from an institution recognized by MCI/ DCI, and must have completed or completing their internship

Every student, selected for admission to the post graduate medical/dental course in any of the medical/ dental institutions in the country, must possess recognized MBBS/BDS degree or equivalent qualification and should have obtained permanent registration with the Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India, or any of the State Medical/Dental Council or should obtain the same within one month from the date of admission, failing which the admission of the candidate shall be cancelled

In the case of an Indian national with the recognized degree from Foreign University, the Medical Council of India/ Dental Council of India may, on payment of the prescribed fee for the registration, grant temporary/ permanent registration for the duration of the post graduate training restricted to the college/ institution to which the applicant is admitted for the time being exclusively for post graduate studies

Temporary/permanent registration to such candidates shall be subject to the condition that the degree is duly registered in the country where the degree is obtained and is recognized by the corresponding council or concerned authority in India also

The minimum percentage of marks in the entrance test (COMEDK PGET-2013) for eligibility and admission to post graduate courses shall be 50% for general merit candidates and 40% for the candidates belonging to SC/ST (All India) and OBC belonging to Karnataka State only

Only candidate’s who are due to complete the internship

Candidates who have appeared for COMEDK-PGET during the last three years and selected a clinical PG degree seat and got admitted to any of the COMEDK member institutions are not allowed to appear for COMEDK PGET-2013

COMEDK PGET-2013: COMEDK will conduct a separate entrance test for medical and a separate entrance test for dental post graduate courses called COMEDK-PGET-2013, for candidates seeking admission to post graduate courses in medical and dental studies

The entrance test is being conducted for use by COMEDK member Institutions only

The COMEDK entrance test is mandatory for candidates seeking admissions for the post graduate courses in COMEDK member institutions subject to the eligibility as prescribed by MCI/DCI

The COMEDK-PGET-2013 test scores are valid only for admissions during the academic year 2013-2014

The COMEDK-PGET-2013 will be conducted only at centers in Bangalore

Test Admission Tickets:

Online test admission ticket will be available under applicant login of the COMEDK website

Candidates appearing for COMEDK-PGET-2013 should download and obtain printout of the online test admission ticket (online TAT) for taking the COMEDK-PGET-2013 scheduled to be held

No test admission ticket will be dispatched either by post or courier or in person to the candidates under any circumstances

Candidates will not be allowed to write the COMEDK-PGET-2013 without the print out of online test admission ticket, date of birth certificate (candidate copy) and an acceptable photo ID proof in original

Application Form:

A separate link in the website is provided to assist the candidates in filling the online application form

Demand draft has to be drawn from the nationalized bank in favour of COMEDK (check for the correct spelling), payable at Bangalore (demand draft must be payable at Bangalore only) for Rs 2250/- (Rs two thousand two hundred and fifty only) application number and applicant’s name to be written behind the demand draft

All marks cards (first year to final year university examination marks cards)

Attempt certificate is a statement indicating the number of attempt one has taken to clear a particular subject/year

Ensure that the online application form is filled up properly and completely

After you have filled in your online application form, click on the submit button only once, to send the details to the server

The server will assign you an application number, and provide the facility to view your online application form with the details you have filled, along with the 6 digits application number

Only after verifying the details take a print of the application form and the date of birth certificate

Date of birth certificate/identity proof is an auto generated document which is generated along with the application form

It is printed as date of birth certificate/identity proof (COMEDK copy and candidate copy)

Both the copies need to be duly signed by the candidate

Date of birth certificate (COMEDK copy) has to be sent along with the application form to COMEDK

Date of birth certificate (candidate copy) needs to be retained by the candidate and carried while writing the exam

The completed application form must have the candidate’s signature, impressions of left thumb, left forefinger and left middle finger

Kindly do not send any original documents along with the application form

Kindly stick your recent (not older than six months) passport size colour photograph only in the space provided

Application form with smudged/tampered or hazy photograph will be rejected

Do not staple or pin your photograph to the application form

No attestation is required on the photograph

The completed application form has to reach COMEDK office by speed post or courier to the Executive Secretary-COMEDK, #132, 2nd Floor, 11th Main Road, 17th Cross, Malleswaram, Bangalore-560055, Karnataka

Contact Details:

No-132, 2nd Floor, 17th Cross, 11th Main Road, Malleswaram

Bangalore-560055, Website

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