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National Institute of Siddha NIS Chennai announces MD Admissions Test 2016

NIS Chennai to have Doctor of Medicine (MD) admissions Test 2016

National Institute of Siddha (NIS), Chennai, announces admission for its Post Graduate MD Course for 2016 at National Institute of Siddha at Tambaram Sanatorium

Allotment of Seats of Branches

Branch-I: Maruthuvam - 08 Seats

Branch-II: Gunapadam - 08 Seats

Branch-III: Sirappu Maruthuvam - 08 (7+1 BIMSTEC)

Branch-IV: Kuzhandai Maruthuvam - 08 Seats

Branch-V: Noi Naadal - 07 Seats

Branch-VI: Nanju Noolum Maruthuva Neethi Noolum - 07 Seats

*The number of seats indicated above are provisional and are subject to change as per recommendation of CCIM

Allotment of Seats to Branches: Total: 46 (45 + 1 BIMSTEC)

*The number of seats indicated above are provisional and are subject to change as per recommendation of CCIM

Important Dates for NIS Chennai MD admissions Test 2016

Date of Downloading of Application Form Commences From: 04th August 2016

Last Date for Receipt of Filled-in Application Form: 07th October 2016 up to 05.00 pm

Date of Entrance Examination: 22nd October 2016 (10.00 am to 01.00 pm)

Date of Counseling: 24th October 2016

Duration: 3 years (three years duration with exams at the end of each academic year)

Eligibility Criteria for NIS Chennai MD admissions Test 2016

A pass in BIM/BSMS Degree Examination of any Indian University with successful completion of Compulsory Rotatory Resident Internship (CRRI)

Candidates who have completed or will be completing CRRI before the date of entrance exam alone are eligible to apply for the M.D (Siddha) Degree course or;

A pass in the examination considered equivalent to the afore-mentioned Siddha degrees by the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and the Central Council of Indian Medicine, New Delhi

The candidates should have registered their names either in State Council of Indian Medicine or Central Council of Indian Medicine

Selection Procedure for NIS Chennai MD admissions Test 2016

Admission to the course will be made on merit basis 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 counseling for M.D (Siddha) course

Reservation for NIS Chennai MD admissions Test 2016

a) Out of the total seats, one seat is allotted for a Foreign (BIMSTEC) student by rotation from any one of the existing Branches. This year 2016-17, it is allotted to Branch-IV Kuzhandhai Maruthuvam

b) Out of the remaining seats, 15% are reserved for natural born SC candidates, 7.5% for natural born ST candidates and 27% for OBC candidates (In respect of OBC candidates, certificate of OBC status and exclusion from creamy layer for the year 2016-17 should be produced)

c) 3% of the total seats (Special Category ) from the General Category is reserved for PH candidates with locomotory disabilities of lower limbs between 50% and 70% under the Disability act subject to the condition that the disability certificate issued by a duly constituted

Application Form for NIS Chennai MD admissions Test 2016

Application forms can be downloaded from the website Demand Draft, from any of the Nationalised Banks, for Rs.1250/- (Rupees one thousand two hundred and fifty only) in favour of "Director, National Institute of Siddha" payable at Chennai, drawn on or after should be enclosed

For SC/ST candidates the cost of application is Rs.900/- (Rupees Nine hundred only) subject to production of a duly attested Xerox copy of SC/ST certificate, issued by the competent authority

The filled in application along with enclosures should reach the Director, National Institute of Siddha, Tambaram Sanatorium, Chennai-600047, Tamil Nadu on or before 07th October 2016 upto 5.00 p.m. Applications received after the due date and time will be summarily rejected

For details, visit the website

National Institute of Siddha (NIS) Chennai

(Department of AYUSH) Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of India, Tambaram sanatorium, Chennai-600047, Tele-044-22411611, Email: [email protected], Website