Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017: The online application forms for admission into the undergraduate course offered by Amrita University will be released tentatively in the 4th week of June, 2017. No entrance examination will be conducted by the admission committee of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017 but instead counselling sessions will be held. To be eligible for the counselling process, all applicants will have to fill and submit the application form tentatively till the 3rd week of July, 2017. Failure to submit the application form will lead to disqualification of the applicants from the counselling session. Counselling of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017 will be done tentatively in the 1st week of August, 2017. For more details on the important dates, eligibility, application procedure and counselling of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017, read the entire article.
As per the orders of the Supreme Court of India, the entrance examination of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017 will not be held. Counselling sessions will be conducted for admissions and NEET scores will be the main admission qualification. As NEET has been made the centralized medical entrance examination of the nation, all applicants will have to qualify NEET 2017 with the required minimum marks. Failure to meet the required marks in NEET 2017 will lead to the inability of the applicants to participate in the admission process.
Main Features of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017
- Entrance Examination: NEET 2017
- Admission Committee: Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University, Kochi
- Courses: MBBS and BDS
- Number of Seats: 100 MBBS and 60 BDS Seats
- Duration of Course:
MBBS: 4½ Years with 1 Year of Compulsory Rotating Internship
BDS: 4 Years with 1 Year of Compulsory Rotating Internship
Total Seat Matrix of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017
The total number of undergraduate medical seats available at Amrita University are listed below. Admission will be open for the number of seats given to all eligible applicants .
|S.No||Name of the Course||Number of Seats Available|
Amrita University MBBS 2017 Important Dates
The tentative important dates of Amrita University MBBS 2017 are provided for all applicants to refer to. The given tentative dates can be referred to know the probable dates when the admission events will commence.
|S.No||Amrita University MBBS 2017 Admission Events||Important Dates (Tentative)|
|1||Start of Online Application Forms||4th week of June, 2017|
|2||Last Day for Submission of Online Application Forms||3rd week of July, 2017|
|3||Declaration of Merit List||4th week of July, 2017|
|4||1st Round of Counselling||1st week of August, 2017|
|5||2nd Round of Counselling||4th week of August, 2017|
Amrita University MBBS 2017 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria of Amrita University MBBS 2017 are the set of qualifications that an applicant has to fulfil to be eligible for participation in the admission process. All of the eligibility criteria has to be met otherwise the applicant will be disqualified.
- Age: The applicant has to be 17 years old on or before December 31, 2017.
- Upper Age Limit: The maximum age limit of the applicant is 23 years old on or before December 31, 2017.
- Education: Should have completed their 10+2 (or equivalent) qualifying examination from a recognized Board or University. The applicants should have studied Physics, English, Chemistry and Biology during their 10+2.
- Marks Required: The applicants should have acquired 60% marks in English and 60% marks as an aggregate of Physics, Biology and Chemistry.
- NEET 2017: General category applicants should have secured 50% marks in NEET 2017 while Reserved category applicants should have scores 40% marks.
Amrita University MBBS 2017 Application Procedure
The application form of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017 will be available tentatively from the 4th week of June, 2017. The applicants will be able to access the application form only in online mode. Medical aspirants who wish to study the medical undergraduate course in Amrita University will have to fill and submit the application form. Failure to do so will result in the disqualification of the application from the counselling process.
The link to access the application form will be available in the article as soon as it is released officially. All applicants will have to register themselves to be able to fill the online application form. After successfully registering themselves, the applicants can fill the online application form with relevant personal, educational and more information. Incomplete or incorrect application forms will be rejected. After filling in the application form, the applicants will have to upload their photograph and NEET 2017 Result as per the specifications of the admission committee. Finally the payment of the required application fees will have to be done by the applicants to complete the application process.
Application Fees of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017
The applicants will have to pay the application fees while filling the application form of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017. The payment of fees has to be done in online mode i.e., through net banking, credit card or debit card. If any applicant fails to pay the application fees then he/she will be disqualified from the admission procedure.
|S.No||Category of the Applicants||Application Fees (in Rs.)|
|1||General + Reserved Category||Rs. 1600|
Amrita University MBBS 2017 Merit List
The admission committee of Amrita University MBBS 2017 will release the merit list tentatively in the 4th week of July, 2017. The merit list will be released online and will consist of the names and rankings of all applicants who have successfully qualified for the counselling session. Admissions will be done based on the ranking of the applicants in the released merit list. Those applicants whose names are not present in merit list will not be allowed to sit for the counselling session. The admission committee will prepare the merit list based on the scores of the applicant in NEET 2017.
Amrita University MBBS 2017 Counselling
The counselling session of all qualified applicants will be held tentatively in the 1st week of August, 2017. The admission committee of Amrita University MBBS 2017 will be conducting the counselling session in offline mode. All qualified applicants will be sent separate counselling counselling letter. The applicants will be required to report at the counselling venue at the alloted time. All applicants will have to be physically present for the counselling process. In case of extreme cases, applicants will be allowed to send their immediate family as authorized replacement in the counselling session.
The applicants will be called in for counselling according to their ranking in the merit list. Allocation of seats will be done based strictly on the preference of the applicants and availability of seats at the time of the counselling. In case an applicant arrives late for counselling and seats get allotted to subsequent rank holders, he/she will have no right over the seats allotted to lower rank holders. After being allotted seats, the applicants will have to undergo document verification, If at any time before or after admission it is found that the applicant does not meet the eligibility then the seat will be denied to him/her. Finally the payment of fees will have to be done for confirmation of admission.
A second round of counselling will be held in case there are vacant seats left after the conclusion of the first round. The entire process of the counselling process will remain the same as the first round.
List of Original Documents to be Submitted for Verification
- Counselling Call Letter and Confirmation Sheet of Online Application
- NEET 2017 Admit Card
- NEET 2017 Result
- 10+2th Standard Pass and Mark Certificate
- Proof of Date of Birth (10th standard Pass Certificate or Birth Certificate)
- Transfer Certificate
- Migration Certificate
- Community Certificate in case of SC/ST Applicants
- Character Certificate
- Medical Certificate for Physical and Mental Fitness.
- Fee Payment by Demand Draft
- Copy of PAN Card of the Parent
- 6 Passport Size Photographs
- One Set of Photocopies of all of the above Documents.
Tuition Fees of Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017
The applicants will have to pay the required tuition fees through a Demand Draft drawn in favour of “Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham” payable at Ernakulam from any scheduled banks. Admissions will be confirmed only after the payment of the fees.
|S.No||Course||Tuition Fees (Per Annum)|
School of Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
AIMS-Ponekkara, Kochi – 682 041
This article is based on previous year’s article. Keep tuned to http://www.entrancecorner.com/medical/ for updates about Amrita University MBBS Admission 2017