COMMON ENTRANCT TEST is
conducted by Himachal Pradesh University for admission to MBBS
and BDS courses at (i) Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla;
(ii) Dr Rajendra Prasad Medical College, Kangra; (iii) H P Government
Dental College & Hospital, Shimla; (iv) Himachal Dental
College, Sundernagar; and (v) M N DAV Dental College, Tatul
Admission is open to the children of bonafide residents of Himachal Pradesh/employees of Himachal Pradesh Govt and autonomous bodies who have passed at least two examinations i.e. Middle/Matric/10+2 or their equivalent from schools/colleges located in the State. Children of Defence Personnel/ex-servicemen/ Central Govt employees/employees of Undertakings/State Govt employees who are bonafied Himachalies and who are living outside Himachal Pradesh on account of his/her service are exempted from the conditions of two schoolings from the State of H P. The bonafide Himachal students who are admitted to the Navodaya School situated in H P and who pass matric or 10+2 exam under the exchange programme from other Navodaya Schools in the country are also eligible for appearing in the entrance exam.
Reservations NRI candidates 10%
Eligibility Age 17-25 yrs as on 31st December of the year of admission. Academic Qualification 10+2 with Phy, Chem, Biol with 50% aggregate marks (40% for SC/ST) provided the candidate has passed the subject of English as an elective subject. Candidates who have appeared in the qualifying exam are also eligible. Candidates should be medically fit.
Application Procedure Application form and prospectus can be obtained from Himachal Pradesh University on cash payment of Rs 150 or Rs 175 through IPO/Bank draft, if required by post. NRI candidates can obtain prospectus and application on payment of US $ 10 / US $ 15. Completed application with entrance test fee of Rs.500 (Rs 125 in case of SC/ST candidates) should reach the Assistant Registrar (Entrance Test), Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla 171005 by the notified date.
Selection Merit in CET conducted in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry (including Organic Chemistry) and Biology consisting of one written paper in each subject. The medium of exam is English and the question papers are of objective type. The test is conducted at Shimla Mandi, Dharamsala and Hamirpur. The merit list indicating marks in respect of all the candidates is displayed on the Notice Board at the University/Colleges.