GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017: The GITAM University entrance examination for admission in MBBS courses has been abolished since the intake of seats will be done the basis of NEET scores. Aspirants willing to get admission in GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017, have to appear and qualify in the National Eligibility-cum- Entrance Test 2017. Thereafter, he/she will be eligible to fill the online Application Form of GITAM University MBBS 2017, which will tentatively be available from the month of June, 2017. The MBBS course is offered in GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, only. The total number of seats available for MBBS courses offered in GITAM University is 150. Check more details below in the article regarding GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017, important dates, eligibility, application procedure, fee structure, merit list etc.
Salient Features of GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
Entrance Examination: There will be no exam. The admission will be on the basis of NEET.
Conducting Body: GITAM University.
Course: MBBS and BDS
- MBBS- 4½ year & one year internship
- BDS- 4 year & one year internship
GITAM University MBBS 2017 Participating Institutes and Seats Intake
The following list of Institutes will be offering MBBS and BDS courses to the eligible aspirant under GITAM University MBBS 2017.
MBBS is offered by
|Name of the College||No. of Seats|
|GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research||150|
BDS is offered by
|Name of the College||No. of Seats|
|GITAM Dental College and Hospital||100|
Important Dates for GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
Admission to GITAM University MBBS 2017 will tentatively start from the month of July, 2017. Candidate who scored the minimum qualifying percentile in NEET 2017 are required to fill the application form for admission process. Given below are the tentative dates for the GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017.
|1.||Start of Online Submission of application form||June 2017|
|2.||Last date of Online Submission of Application Form||June 2017|
|3.||Seat Allotment Process as per Merits- Round 1 Counselling||July 2017|
|4.||Verification of Documents- Round 1 Counselling||July 2017|
|5.||Round 2 of Counselling- Online Submission of Application Form||July 2017|
|6.||Round 2 of Counselling- Allocation of Seats as per Merits||July 2017|
|7.||Round 2 of Counselling- Document Verification||July 2017|
Eligibility Criteria of GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
Candidates who are wish to pursue MBBS and BDS courses must fulfill the specified eligibility criteria set by the University. Candidates must go through the eligibility criteria given below before applying.
|1.||Nationality||Candidate should be of Indian Nationality|
|2.||Age||Candidate should be of 17 years as on December 31, 2017.|
|3.||Education||Applicant must have passed 10+2 examination (higher secondary) or equivalent examination recognized central/state board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany/Zoology), Biotechnology and English.|
|4.||Qualifying Marks||Candidate should have acquired 50% aggregate marks in PCB, Biotechnology and English.|
|5.||NEET Scores||As prescribed by the authority|
Application Procedure of GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
The Application Form for admissions in GITAM University will tentatively start in June, 2017. Candidates who will qualify the NEET 2017 entrance examination will be required to fill the Online Application Form for allotment of seats. It is mandatory for all the candidates to fill the application form on time. If they will not be able to do so, he/she will be disqualified from the admission process.
|1.||Application Fee||Rs. 1000/-|
|2.||Payment Mode||Application fee is to be paid in online mode through Debit/Credit Master/Visa Card only.|
The following steps are needed to fill the online application form.
- Candidates have to register by clicking on ‘Register Now’.
- Thereafter, candidates have to fill their details such as Name, Date of Birth, valid Email ID and Mobile No. After that a Login ID and Password will be allocated to the candidates. Using that Login ID and Password, candidates have to login again.
- After successful login, candidates will have to fill the details which are as follows: Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Community, Contact/Mobile Number, Photograph, Signature, Details of the qualifying examination passed/appearing, Percentage of Marks (%) obtained in class XII examination.
- After filling the above details, candidates must save it by clicking on ‘save and continue’.
- Afterwards, they must upload their photograph and signature as per specifications.
- After filling the application form, candidates have to pay the application fee online. After successful transaction, applicants will be required to download the receipt of acknowledgement.
Merit List of GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
The merit list for counselling process for GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017 will be announced tentatively in July, 2017. The merit list will be declared by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on the basis of NEET 2017 scores. Candidates who have appeared for NEET 2017 and have secured a minimum percentile will be called for counselling. The merit list will be different for each of the category like- General, SC, ST and Physically handicapped.
Cut Off Marks for GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
The minimum percentile scores given below will be considered for the MBBS Admission at the GITAM University. Candidates must check the minimum required percentile.
|S.No.||Category||Percentile in NEET 2017|
|1.||General||50 Percentile and Above (145 marks and Above)|
|2.||General PH||45 Percentile and Above (131 marks and Above)|
|3.||OBC NCL||40 Percentile and Above (118 marks and Above)|
|4.||SBC NCL||40 Percentile and Above (118 marks and Above)|
|5.||SC||40 Percentile and Above (118 marks and Above)|
|6.||ST||40 Percentile and Above (118 marks and Above)|
|7.||ST-STA||40 Percentile and Above (118 marks and Above)|
|8.||Category PH||40 Percentile and Above (118 marks and Above)|
Counselling Procedure for GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
Candidates who successfully score the minimum percentile in NEET 2017 entrance examination will be called for counselling process for GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017. The eligible candidates will required to download the counselling letter from the link provided The detailed schedule of counselling with the timing and date will be mentioned in the call letter. The counselling sessions will be held at GITAM University, Vishakhapatnam campus.
The names of the candidates will be declared and the shortlisted candidates will be called for counselling process and allotment of seats. After the counselling process the seats will be allotted to the candidates. Thereafter the candidates have to report to the college for payment of fee and document verification. The original documents/certificates that a candidate needs to bring with them for verification are as follows:
- Counselling letter provided by GITAM University.
- Date of Birth Proof- X class or equivalent certificate/Birth certificate issued by Municipal Corporation/Revenue office.
- Passing certificate and statement of marks of 10+2 examination or equivalent from recognized state or central board.
- NEET 2017 Rank Card
- Caste Certificate in case of SC/ST candidate issued by the competent authority.
- Medical Certificates in case of PH candidates issued by authority.
- Physical Fitness Certificate provided by Govt. Medical Officer.
- Aadhar Card
- One set of self-attested photocopies of all the above mentioned certificates.
Allotment of seats
After the successful verification of documents, seats will be allotted to the candidates. Confirmation of the seats will be done after payment of fee. The allotment of seats will be on the basis of NEET 2017 scores, Rank and Category. It is important for the applicants to be present in person one hour before at the venue at the day of counselling which will be given in the call letter. If a candidate fails to come for the counselling sessions on time, his/her candidature will be cancelled automatically.
Fee Structure for GITAM University MBBS Admission 2017
The admission process will conclude after the payment of fee by the candidate. Given below is the fee structure for MBBS course in GITAM University and college.
|S.No.||Category||Tuition Fee per Annum (In Rs.)||Payment Mode||Account Details|
|1.||General + Reserved Category||Rs. 17,16,000/-||
||To pay the tuition fee through RTGS mode, details are given below:
Other Fee which includes Hostel Fee, Mess Fee, Medical Charges etc. will be charged as per the college guidelines.
Director – Admissions
Andhra Pradesh – 530045.
The article is based on previous year’s data. It will be updated as soon as more information will be announced officially.