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KGMU BSc Optometry Entrance Exam 2018 – Dates, Application

King George's Medical University notifies Entrance Exam for Admission in B.Optometry Course 2018

KGMU BSc Optometry Entrance Exam 2018 - King George's Medical University, Lucknow (UP) invites applications for admission to B.Sc. Optometry Course (4years) through entrance exam for the academic session 2018


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Important Dates

  • Application Form Available (Online): 09th May 2018
  • Last date for Payment for the Application through bank Challan: 09th June 2018
  • Last Date for Application: 12th June 2018
  • Admit Card Available Online from: 16th June 2018
  • Date of Written Exam: 19th June 2018 (Tuesday, 11.00AM to 2.00 PM 10:00 AM reporting time)
  • Result can be seen on Website: 27th June 2018
  • Date of Admission: 01st July 2018


Course Duration: Duration of Course is four years

No. of Seats: The number of seats is 40


Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum qualifications for admission areHigher Secondary School Certificate Examination (12 years) or;Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (10+2) or;An equivalent exam with 12 years schooling from a recognized board or University with Science (Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology) and English
  • Candidates from general and OBC category must have secured an aggregate of at least 50% marks and at least 40% of marks in the case of SC/ST category in the qualifying exam of 12th

Age Limit

  • Must be minimum age for admission is 17 years on or before 31st December 2018

Physical Fitness

  • Both males and females are eligible. Candidates must be medically fit
  • Additional medical check-up may be done before admission (the candidates who are in the merit list are required to submit certificate of physical fitness from registered medical practitioner)


Selection Process

  • Admission to B.Sc. Optometry Course in the University will be made on the basis of entrance examination scheduled to be held on 19th June 2018 at Lucknow
  • The selection of the candidates will be strictly based on the merit of the entrance exam

Entrance Exam Scheme

  • Candidates will be allowed to enter the examination hall only on production of Admit Card
  • Examination will be of 3-hour duration and will start at 10.00 a.m. sharp. Reporting time will be 10.00am at the Exam Center
  • Candidates are required to be present at the exam center 60 minutes before the commencement of the exam and to be seated 30 minutes before the time of exam
  • Examination will be on MCQ basis in English language only
  • There will be 200 multiple choice Questions
  • The MCQ has “One Correct option. There shall be no negative marking
  • Candidates shall enter the roll number on the top of the question booklet and nowhere else. Rough work, if any, may be done on the question booklet and not on the response sheet

Exam Fee (non-refundable)

  • For General/OBC Rs. 2000/-
  • For SC/ST Rs. 1200/-
  • No application form shall be received by post
  • Official Bank for submission of Fee is Allahabad Bank and HDFC Bank(Any CBS branch in India or by Master/ Visa Card)



  • KGMU, Paramedical Entrance Examination, Allahabad Bank, A/C No.- 50313548268, IFSC code-ALLA0211028, Branch- KGMC, Lucknow, U.P
  • KGMU, Paramedical Entrance Examination, HDFC Bank, A/C No.-50100123964860 IFSC code- HDFC0000596, Chowk Branch, Lucknow


Application Process

  • Application shall be submitted online only using Internet, you will also get an admit card online itself
  • Online application can be submitted on Website www.kgmcindia.edu, www.kgmu.org
  • First register and create your Login ID and Password on the website as directed and note it down for further use
  • Candidates for the entrance test will have to pay a Non refundable fee of Rs. 2000/- for Gen & OBC andRs.1200/- for SC/ST payable through Allahabad Bank or HDFC Bank along with the prescribed application form duly filled in

Payment of Exam Fee

  • Online: By Credit Card / Debit Card (Master/Visa Only) or Net-banking till 12th June 2018
  • Candidate can directly proceed for filling of application form after payment
  • Offline: Candidate can also deposit CASH through bank challan of Allahabad bank / HDFC bank till 09th June 2018. For this first download bank challan from website www.kgmu.org and deposit the examination fee in any branch of the Allahabad Bank or HDFC bank branch in India
  • Candidate will be provided a receipt with Transaction ID number on its deposition


KGMU Lucknow

King George's Medical University, Lucknow (UP), Address for Correspondence: Office of the Controller of Exams, Pariksha (PHI) Building, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, UP-226003, Phone No.: 0522-2258727Website www.kgmcindia.edu & www.kgmu.org