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Govt of Maharashtra released PG Admission Notification for PGA CET 2016

PGA CET 2016 for Admissions to MD (Ayu)/MS (Ayu) Postgraduate & PG Diploma (Ayu) Courses

Maharashtra State CET Cell has released notification for PGA CET for admission to the M.D. (Ayu.) / M.Sc (Ayu.) and PG Diploma (Ayu.) in the Government, Government Aided/ Unaided, Local Self Govt. and Minority Institutions for the academic year 2016-17.

Interested candidates can read the complete details of PGA CET Maharashtra 2016 such as application form, eligibility criteria, application fee details, admission process etc. on this page.

Important Dates

Online Registration and Filling Application: 05th July to 22nd July 2016

Issue of Admit Cards (Online): 01st August to 07th August 2016

Date of Examination: 07th August 2016 (Test Place: Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nanded & Aurangabad)

Online Display of Question Paper Date: 09th August 2016

Online Display of Answer Reponses of Candidates with Answer key: 11th August 4016

Online Submission of Objections on Question Paper/Answer Key: 08th August to 13th August 2016

Last Date of Submission of Application Form for Verification of Marks to CELL: 18th August 2016

Declaration of Merit List and Downloading of Mark Sheet from: 23rd August 2016

List of Subjects offered for PG Degree & Diploma Courses in Ayurveda:

M.D. (Ayurveda) in Ayurved Samhitas & Siddhant; Rachna Sharir; Kriya Sharir; Dravyaguna Vigyana; Ras Shastra & Bhaishajya Kalpana; Swasthavritta; Agadtantra avum Vidhi Vaidyaka; Rog Nidan avum Vikriti Vigyan; Chhaya avum Vikiran Vigyan;  Kayachikitsa; Kaumar Bhritya - Bala Roga; Panchakarma; Sangyaharana; Manovigyana

M.S. (Ayurveda) in Shalya Tantra-Samanya; Shalya Tantra-Kshar Karma avum Anushastra Karma; Shalakya Tantra-Netra Roga; Shalakya Tantra-Shiro-Nasa-Karna avum Kantha Roga; Shalakya Tantra-Danta avum Mukha Roga; Prasuti Tantra avum Stri Roga

Diploma Course in Panchkarma; Panchkarma; Ras Shastra & Bhaishajya; Kalpana; Dermatology (Ay.); D.N. (Ay) [Nutrition-Ay]; DPH (Ay) [Diploma in Public Health-Ay]; D.G.O (Ay); [Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynecology-Ay]; D.Ch (Ay); [Diploma in Pediatrics-Ay]; Pharmacognosy (Ay); DPM (Ay) [Diploma in Psychiatry-Ay]; D.O. (Ay); [Diploma in Ophthalmology-Ay]; Geriatrics (Ay); D.A. (Ay); [Diploma in Anesthesiology-Ay]; MRD (Ay); [Diploma in Radio-diagnosis-Ay]; Ortho (Ay.) [Diploma in Orthopedics-Ay]; DCP (Ay.); [Diploma in Clinical Pathology -Ay]


Candidate must be an Indian National. Nationality Certificate issued by District Magistrate or Additional District Magistrate or Chief Metropolitan Magistrate or valid passport or School Leaving certificate (SSC) /Jr. College Leaving Certificate of HSC/12th Std. indicating the nationality of the candidate as "Indian" shall constitute the proof of nationality

Candidate possessing any of the qualification mentioned in the second schedule appended to the Central Council of Indian Medicine Act, 48 of 1970 and are covered under Parts "A","A-1","B","C" Schedule appended to Maharashtra Medical Practitioners Act, 1961 and passed the qualifying exam from the state of Maharashtra (except for Out of State Category) and have completed one year rotary internship before the commencement of first round of Preference filling are only eligible

Candidate should have obtained minimum 50% or more marks in PGACET-2016 and 40% in case of constitutional reservation. Person with disabilities with General Category must secured not less than 45% marks in PGA-CET 2016 examinations

Candidates must produce the Registration of M.C.I.M at the time of Preference filling. Candidates from out of state of Maharashtra should produce either Registration or proof of application for Registration with MCIM

A candidate will not be eligible to appear for PGA-CET 2016 for 3 years from the date of cancellation of PG admission if he/she has cancelled his/her earlier registration any time after the cut off or at any stage during the PG course

Admit Card

The Admit Cards will be downloaded from and website after login during 01st August to 07th August 2016

Candidate has to go to the Examination Centre with downloaded Admit Card and any Photo ID proof (Aadhar Card/ Driving license/PAN Card/ Pass port/valid MCIM ID); without photo ID Proof Entry in Examination centre is not allowed

Issue of Admit Card is merely an enabling document for appearing at the PGA-CET and does not imply that the candidate satisfies all the requirements of eligibility conditions of admission

Download of Admit Card

Candidates will have to visit the website for downloading admits cards for online test. Intimation for downloading admits card will also be sent through email. Once the candidate clicks the relevant link, he/she can access the window for admit card download

Candidate is required to use

Conduct of Online PGA-CET 2016

Candidates should go through the contents of this brochure carefully to acquaint themselves with the provisions laid down and the procedures prescribed thereto

PGA-CET 2016 will be online examination and will be conducted at Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nanded and Aurangabad in single session

The PGA-CET will consist of one common question paper of three hours duration containing 250 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) based on the respective year syllabus of BAMS Course of CCIM and shall cover all the subjects of BAMS Course mentioned below. All questions will be single response objective type

The medium for examination shall be, Marathi, Hindi and English

How to Apply

Information Brochure and Application Form: The Competent Authority shall issue Notification regarding online application form process. The Information Brochure containing procedures for Online Common Entrance Test for admission to MD (Ayu.) /MS (Ayu.) and PG Diploma Post Graduate Ayurved Courses will be made Available on Websites of /

An applicant seeking admission to the PGA-CET 2016 will be required to submit single prescribed online application form (Annexure "C" Specimen Copy of Online Application Form)

Cost of online application form of PGA-CET 2016 and Exam Fee is Rs.2500/-; bank transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees will have to be borne by the applicant (This amount is not refundable)

Candidates are not to be allowed if they do not bring the following material

a. Original Admit Card with Photograph Pasted on it

b. Original Photo ID proof as given in the admit card

For any further information please visit the Institute Website

Govt. of Maharashtra

Commissionerate, Common Entrance Test Cell, Mumbai, 305, Government Polytechnic Building, 49, Kherwadi, Ali Yawar Jung Marg, Bandra (E), Mumbai-400051 (M.S.), Tel No.: +91-22-26476034; Email: ;Website