Admission Notification Details for National Institute of Siddha ( NIS ) Admission

National Institute of Siddha ( NIS ) Medical Entrance Examination Admission Notification 2015-16:

For M.D ( Siddha ) Course:

National Institute of Siddha ( NIS ) has conducted Entrance Examination for the admission of M.D ( Siddha ) Courses during the academic year 2015-16.

Courses offered:

The M.D ( S ) course is of three years duration with examinations at the end of each academic year. After successful completion of the three years course, The Tamil Nadu Dr. M. G. R Medical University will award the Postgraduate Degree in Siddha Medicine i.e. M.D. ( Siddha ).




No of Seats


M.D. ( Siddha )




M.D. ( Siddha )


8 ( 7 + ! ) BIMSTEC


M.D. ( Siddha )

Sirappu Maruthuvam



M.D. ( Siddha )

Kuzhandhai Maruthuvam



M.D. ( Siddha )

Noi Naadal



M.D. ( Siddha )

Nanjunoolum Maruthuva Neethinoolum




46 ( 45 + 1 ) BIMSTEC

Eligibility Criteria:

A pass in B.I.M / B.S.M.S Degree Examination of any Indian University with successful completion of Compulsory Rotatory Resident Internship ( C.R.R.I ). Candidates who have completed or will be completing C.R.R.I before the date of Entrance Examination alone are eligible to apply for the M.D(Siddha) Degree Course.

Selection Procedure:

Admission to the course will be made strictly on merit based on the marks obtained in the Entrance Examination. Total Marks for Entrance Exam is 100.

Candidates securing 50% or above of the total marks for the General category, Special category ( Locomotory disability ) and the Reserved Category of OBC and 40% or above of the total marks for the reserved categories of SC / ST only will be eligible for counselling for M.D. ( Siddha ) course.

Exam Pattern:

The Entrance Examination will be of undergraduate level covering all the subjects taught in B.S.M.S course as per the 2006 new syllabus and the questions will be in the objective type in Tamil and English.

There will be 250 objective type questions

Each question will carry 1 ( ONE ) mark.

Incorrect response will have negative marking.

For incorrect response 0.25 mark will be deducted, zero mark will be given for questions not answered. Indication of more than one answer or illegible response will be negatively marked. The maximum marks will be compounded to 100.

Hall tickets will be sent only to eligible candidates. Admission to the entrance examination does not confer on the candidate the right of admission to the course if found ineligible later.

Application Procedure:

Candidate Application forms are downloaded from the Official website.

Demand draft for Rs.1250/- ( Rupees one thousand two hundred and fifty only ) in case of General Category and Rs.900/- ( Rupees Nine hundred only ) for SC / ST category drawn on any Nationalised Bank in favour of

‘The Director,

National Institute of Siddha’

Payable at Chennai towards application fee. Name and Address of the applicant should be mentioned at the backside of the Demand draft with contact number.

Important dates:

Date of downloading of application form commences from: 10th Aug 2014

Last date for submission of Application form: 30th Sept 2014 up to 5.00 p.m.

Date of Entrance Examination18th Oct 2014 10.00 am to 01.00 pm

Date of Counseling20th Oct 201

Contact details:

The Director

National Institute Of Siddha

Govt. of India.

Tambaram Sanatorium,

Chennai - 600 047,

Tamil Nadu,


Phone: +91(0)44-22411611

Fax: +91(0)44-22381314

Enquiry: +91(0)44-22380789

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