CMC Vellore PG Training Programme (Higher Specialties) Admission 2016

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CMC Vellore PG Training Programme (Higher Specialties) 2016

Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore has released notification for admission in Postgraduate Training Programme (Higher Specialities) for the academic year 2016-17
It gives essential details to candidates and helps them in their application for the various Higher Specialty courses beginning 2016
**All admissions are subject to MCI approval

Course, Duration & Eligibility Details

DM Courses

DM Cardiology - Eligibility: MD General Med/Paed/Resp. Med., Duration: 3 yrs., 06 Seats

DM Clinical Haematology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med./Paed/Path/Biochem., Duration: 3 yrs., 04 Seats

DM Critical Care Med., - Eligibility: MD or DNB in Gen. Med/Anaesthesia/TB & Resp. Med/Emergency Med., Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

DM Endocrinology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med/Paed., Duration: 3 yrs., 02 Seats

DM Gastroenterology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med. Duration: 3 yrs., 05 Seats

DM Hepatology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med/Paed., Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

DM Neonatology - Eligibility: MD Paediatrics, Duration: 3 yrs., 02 Seats

DM Nephrology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med/Paed., Duration: 3 yrs., 04 Seats

DM Neurology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med/Paed., Duration: 3 yrs., 02 Seats

DM Rheumatology - Eligibility: MD Gen. Med/Paed., Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

M.Ch Courses

M.Ch Cardio Thor. Surgery - Eligibility: MS Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 04 Seats

M.Ch Endocrine Surgery - Eligibility: MS Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

M.Ch Neurosurgery - Eligibility: MS Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

M.Ch Hand Surgery - Eligibility: MS /DNB Orthopaedics, Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

M.Ch Neurosurgery - Eligibility: MBBS, Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat

M.Ch Neurosurgery - Eligibility: MS/DNB Gen Surgery, Duration: 6 yrs., 03 Seats

M.Ch Paediatric Surg. - Eligibility: MS /DNB Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 04 Seats

M.Ch Plastic & Reconstructive Surg. - Eligibility: MS /DNB Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 03 Seats

M.Ch Urology - Eligibility: MS /DNB Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 05 Seats

M.Ch Vascular Surgery - Eligibility: MS /DNB Gen. Surgery, Duration: 3 yrs., 01 Seat
*Subject to change as per University / MCI regulations
Candidates who have passed any qualifying exam, other than the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, shall obtain an eligibility certificate from the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University prior to admission
Those candidates who are required to complete their service obligation prior to joining will need to complete the same at the latest by 15th September 2016


Selection Process

The selection of candidates for postgraduate courses will be according to the directives of the CMC Vellore Council
50% of the seats in each course are reserved for sponsored candidates, provided they fulfil other criteria for eligibility for admission
However, more than 50% of the available seats may be allotted to sponsored candidates based on their ranking in the selection test
The first sponsored candidate on the waiting list will ordinarily fill vacancies arising by sponsored candidates not accepting a seat to make up 50% reservation for sponsored candidates

Exam Pattern

Candidates for all Medical Higher Speicality courses conducted by the College are ranked on the basis of a Step-1 test (CBT) and Step-2 (Special Test & Interview)
The test paper consists of multiple choice questions in the speciality for which the candidate has applied; the duration of the paper is 1 12 hours (150 questions)
All candidates who wish to take the Step-1 test are required to be in their assigned seats at the time, date and place stipulated on the Hall tickets
There is no negative mark for wrong answers

Exam Centres

The Step-1 test will be conducted on Saturday, 21st May 2016 afternoon at the following cities: Aizawal, Alapuzha, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Calicut, Chennai, Cuddalore, Delhi Ncr, Dibrugarh, Durgapur, Ernakulam, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hooghly, Hyderabad, Idukki, Jorhat, Kannur, Kanyakumari, Kasaragod, Kolkata, Kollam, Kottayam, Lucknow, Madurai, Malappuram, Meerut, Mumbai, Nagercoil, Nagpur, Namakkal, New Delhi, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Puducherry, Pune, Salem, Shillong, Silchar, Tezpur, Thane, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Tiruvannamalai, Vellore, Vijayawada & Penang (Malaysia)
Those who cannot take the exam on a Saturday for religious reasons (e.g. SDAs) should apply

How to Apply

Application Forms can be accessed only online through the College Website on http://admissions.cmcvellore.ac.in/ as per scheduled and submitted online with a basic administrative fee of Rs.2500/-
Candidates applying from SAARC countries should send Rs.4000/- or its equivalent
Those applying from foreign countries other than the SAARC countries should pay an administrative fee of US $ 150 or its equivalent. Candidates can also fill online application form the direct link provided below
If your application is incomplete, or you do not have your Application No. to Sign In, then click on the above link of "Retrieve Application No." to get your Application No

Application Fee

Basic Administrative Fee is Rs.2500/-

Candidates applying from SAARC Countries should send Rs.4000/- or its equivalent

Those applying from Foreign Countries other than the SAARC Countries should pay an administrative fee of US$ 150 or its equivalent

Money can be remitted using any one of the following methods:
As a challan at no extra cost at any branch of ICICI bank in India. A challan will be generated when filling payment details in the application form. Please take a printout of ICICI challan after signing in before you go to the bank. After payment please send the original challan to the Office of the Registrar

Demand draft in favour of “CMC Vellore Association A/c” on any Scheduled Bank, payable at Vellore

Keep your demand draft ready before filling the application form. Write your name and application number on the back of the demand draft before dispatching

Online payment using payment gateway (credit /debit card / net banking)

For more details, please visit CMC Vellore website http://admissions.cmcvellore.ac.in

Important Dates

Start accessing Online Application Form: 24th February 2016

Last Date for Online Submission of Application Forms: 01st April 2016

Last Date for Receipt of Supporting Documents: 06th April 2016

Last Date for Receipt of Completed Sponsorship Forms from Sponsoring Body: 13th April 2016

Step-1 Computer Based Test (CBT) - Afternoon Session: 21st May 2016

Announcement of List of candidates who qualify for Step-2: 26th May 2016

Registration for Step-2 and Medical Check-up: 07th June 2016

Step-2 (Special Tests & Interview) at Main Hospital Campus, CMC, Vellore: 08th June 2016

Announcement of Final Selection List: 09th June 2016

Acceptance by candidates by 8.00 am: 10th June 2016

Registration for the Course: 27th July 2016

Mandatory Orientation Program for all PG: 28th - 30th July 2016

Courses begin: 01st Aug 2016