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Latest Updates About COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam: Important Exam Dates; Application Form; Eligibility Criteria; Exam Pattern; Admit Card; Result; Counselling

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The COMEDK (Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka) as the name signifies, is a state level entrance test. It is conducted by the state of Karnataka for the admission of candidates for whooping 20,000 seats in 150 engineering colleges, 25 dental colleges and 14 medical colleges. The COMEDK organises two separate exams in a year for admission in the Undergraduate courses and the Post graduate courses.

As per the honourable Supreme Court judgement and the Presidential Ordinance issued on May.25th, 2016, NEET becomes the only valid entrance exam for admission in undergraduate courses of medical like MBBS and BDS.  Hence COMEDK undergraduate exam for medical courses was invalidated. However the colleges were given freedom to conduct their own medical exam on PG level entry.

The COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam is conducted for Post Graduate medical courses of MD, MS and MDS. Currently there are around 19 Dental Colleges and 12 medical colleges which are participating in the exam.


Eligibility for COMEDK PGET Exam

Candidate should fulfil certain criteria to become eligible for the exam.

  • The candidate should have completed his MBBS/ BDS from any college or institution recognised by the MCI or DCI.

  • The candidate should have a permanent registration with the MCI/DCI or with any other state medical council.

  • The candidate belonging to General Category should have scored a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in the MBBS/ BDS course. The reserved category candidate should have a score of 40% to become eligible for the exam.

  • The candidate should have done his internship till April 30th in the same year of his admission.

COMEDK PGET Exam Admission Process

The Application form can be filled only through the online mode. It cannot be submitted by the offline mode. Candidate can avail the application form for the COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam from the 2nd week of November, 2016. Candidate should keep the print copy of the Application form for the future use.

How To Apply

  • Candidate should visit the official website of the COMEDK to fill the application form.

  • Here they should click on the option of COMEDK PGET option in the examination section.

  • Now they should enter their basic details, name, address, email id and mobile number. Then they will be provided with login credentials on their registered email id.

  • With the help of their Login id and password now they can access the application form.

  • They should fill the application form with the requisite details. They should fill all the specified columns. They should enter their basic details, about their educational qualification and their address.

  • Along with the application form candidate should also upload the scanned copies of their Photograph, Signature, Voter id and educational qualification certificates.

  • The sizes of photograph and signature should not be more than 80kb. The dimensional size of the Photograph should be 35mm by 45mm and for that of the signature should be 35mm by 80mm.

  • The ID Proof size should not exceed 180 kb. As id proof one’s Voter Id, PAN Card, Aadhar Card, DL, Passport or School or College id can be submitted.

  • Candidate should also pay the application fee. In order to pay their application fee they should click on the option of the mode of application fee payment.

  • Before clicking on the submit button for application form submission it is advised to candidates that they should once again check their form and make corrections of errors, if any. Because after the submission of the application form they will not be given any chance to do so.

  • Candidate must take the print copy of the application form for any future reference.

Application Fee

  • Candidate should pay the application fee of Rs.3000 for the exam. The application is non-refundable in nature.

  • Candidate can use either online mode or the offline mode for the payment of the application fee.

  • They can pay it online by using Net Banking, Credit Card or Debit Card.

  • They can pay the application fee through the Bank Challan drawn from any branch of Axis Bank.

COMEDK PGET Exam Pattern (Syllabus)

About the Exam

Details

Type of questions

Objective type.

Number of Sections

Two sections.

Mode of Exam

Computer based exam.

Duration

3 hours.

Scheme of Marking

1 mark for each correct answer.

Negative marking scheme

No scheme of negative marking.

Number of Questions

180 questions.


COMEDK PGET Exam Important Dates

About the Exam

Important Dates (Tentative)

Exam Date

1st week January, 2017.

Start of Application Form

2nd week of November, 2016.

Closing Date of Application Form

1st week of January, 2017.

Publication of Answer Key

1st week of February, 2017.

Result Declaration

1st week of February, 2017

Admit Card

Applicants can download the admit card online. It is known as TAT i.e. online test admission ticket. It can be availed by applicants in the second week of January, 2017. It is important to carry one’s TAT at the centre of the exam.

Result and Answer Key

Candidate can check their result online. They can also download their score card and Rank card online by entering their login credentials. It will be published in the 1st week of February, 2017. Just before the publication of the final result of the exam the provisional answer key will be published. Candidates can also challenge the answer of the answer key for which they will be charged Rs.1000.

FAQ.

Q.1 When to avail the application form of COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam?

One can get the application form from the 2nd week of November 2016.

Q.2 What should be educational qualification for the COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam?

The candidate should have done his MBBS/ BDS from any college or institution recognised by the MCI/DCI.

Q.3 How much is the application fee of the COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam?

The application fee for the exam is Rs. 3000.

Q.4 What is the nature of questions of COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam?

Objective type questions are asked in the exam.

Q.5 When will the result of the COMEDK PGET 2017 Exam be announced?

The result of the exam will be announced in the 1st week of February, 2017.