PGI Chandigarh Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) Programs 2017
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh has invited applications for admission to Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) – House Job Courses for 2017 sessions.
Eligibility for PGIMER Chandigarh MDS Admission 2017
To be eligible for admission to MDS/HOUSE JOB courses at the Institute, a applicant:
Must hold degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) of Panjab University or any other University recognized by Dental Council of India.
Must have either completed, or due to complete, compulsory rotatory internship training on or before 31st December for January session and 30th June for July session respectively.
Applicants are eligible for House Job within three years of obtaining the BDS degree.
- For SC/ST Applicants: Rs.800/-.
- For General & all other categories: Rs.1000/-.
Selection Procedure for MDS Admission 2017
Applicants will be considered for selection based on a theory paper consisting of 100 multiple choice question (MCQs) with four alternatives each and a single correct or most appropriate response.
The duration of this competitive entrance exam to be conducted at various centres at Chandigarh, is 90 minutes; there will be no clinical/practical exam.
Each incorrect response will be penalized with negative score of 0.25 marks.
Applicants of various categories will qualify for admission if they secure minimum marks in theory exam, as mentioned against each category.
a) Open (General) and Sponsored/Deputed: 50 marks.
b) OBC & SC/ST: 45 marks.
Fees and Dues
The following dues are payable to the Institute, by the applicants admitted to the MDS /House Job Courses:
- Registration Fee:500/-.
- Tuition Fee:250/- per annum.
- Laboratory Fee:900/- per annum.
- Amalgamated Fund:360/- per annum.
- Security:1000/- (refundable only after completion of course).
- Hostel Security:5000/- (refundable) to the deposited with the Administrative Officer (Hostel) if hostel accommodation is allotted.
The first installment of fees for six months is required to be paid immediately after selection.
How to Apply for PGIMER Chandigarh MDS Admission 2017?
Applicant should fill his/her online application form available on PGIMER website www.pgimer.edu.in. He/She should fill all the fields/columns of the form. No fields/columns should be left blank.
After filling application form, the applicant should deposit the application fee through challan form (triplicate) in any branch of SBI.
Applicants can go to any Branch of State Bank of India with the fee Payment Challan duly filled in and pay the prescribed Application Fee in the “Power Jyoti” PUL current account of PGIMER.
The Challan form is required to be filled up in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Exam) in the Power Jyoti Account No.32211613319 and those applicants who have SBI account can also pay their fee through i-collect service of SBI and I-collect Account No. is 32222954695.
In that case the INB reference No. will have to be mentioned instead of Challan No. in the application form. The fees for GENERAL/OBC applicants is Rs.1000/- and for SC/ST Rs.800/- (indicating category i.e. General or SC/ST). Fee once deposited is non-refundable.
No representation/request /demand for refund of application fees will be entertained if the applicant fails to apply within the stipulated time after payment of application fee.
The application, sponsored category alognwith requisite certificates must reach the office of Registrar, PGIMER, Sector-12, Chandigarh-160012 before the last date of receiving the application.
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