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Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan Awards

Padma Awards, India’s highest civilian awards, are conferred in three categories, namely, Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri. The Awards are given in various disciplines / fields of activities, viz – art, social work, public affairs, science and engineering, trade and industry, medicine, literature and education, sports, civil service, etc. ‘Padma Vibhushan’ is awarded for exceptional and distinguished service; ‘Padma Bhushan’ for distinguished service of high order and ‘Padma Shri’ for distinguished service in any field.

The awards are announced on the occasion of Republic Day every year. The awards are conferred by the President of India at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhawan sometime around March / April.

Padma Awards 2015

Padma Vibhushan Awards 2015

SubjectPCM (B.E)
Physics60 MCQ
Chemistry60 MCQ
Mathematics60 MCQ
Total180 Questions

Padma Bhushan Awards 2015

M.Sc. BiochemistryB.Sc. with Chemistry / Biochemistry with any Biology subject
M.Sc. BiotechnologyB.Sc. with Chemistry / Biotechnology and any one Biology subject / B.Tech.- Biotechnology
M.Sc. BotanyB.Sc. with Botany and Chemistry / Biochemistry
M.Sc. Chemistry ( Natural Products )
M.Sc. Chemistry ( Organic Chemistry )
B.Sc. with Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry ( studied for 3 years ) and any two science subjects
M.Com. General M.Com. Professional M.Com. E-CommerceB.Com or BA with Accountancy under Part II or B.Com Computers / Computer Applications or BBA / BBM / B.Com company Secretary ship or B.Com ( Honors ) or B.Com ( Restructured Courses )
M.Sc. Computer ScienceB.Sc. Computer Science / BCA / BA Computer Applications / B.Com Computer Applications / B.Sc. Mathematics combination / BA Mathematics combination
M.Sc. Data ScienceB.Sc. Mathematics with Physics, Chemistry, Statistics, Electronics, Computer Science / B.Tech. ( CSE, IT, Electronics ) / Equivalent courses with 50% marks in group subjects.
MA EconomicsBA with Economics with 400 marks
M.Ed.B.Ed. / BElEd / DElEd with UG Degree
M.Sc. Electronics & CommunicationsB.Sc. Mathematics, Physics & Electronics B.Sc. Mathematics, Electronics & Computer Science B.Sc. Mathematics, Physics & Computer Science B.Sc. Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry / B.Tech. ( ECE / EEE / EI )
MA EnglishAny graduate with English in Part I or Part II for a minimum of at least 200 marks
M.Sc. Environmental ScienceB.Sc. Second class with one of the subject as Chemistry
M.Sc. MathematicsBA or B.Sc. with Mathematics
M.Sc. MicroBiologyB.Sc. with Microbiology / Chemistry and any two biology subjects
M.P.Ed.B.P.Ed. or B.P.E. with 55% of marks.
M.Sc. PhysicsB.Sc. with Physics as one of the subject.
M.Sc. Statistics ( OR & SQC )BA / B.Sc. with Statistics and Mathematics
MA TeluguAny graduate with Telugu in Part I or Part II or BA Oriental Learning in Telugu for a minimum of at least 200 marks
M.Sc. ZoologyB.Sc. with Zoology and Chemistry / Industrial Chemistry

Padma Shri Awards 2015

StreamFees (IN RS.)
Unigauge OnlyComedk UGET OnlyBoth Comedk And Uni - gauge
PCMRupee 1500Rupee 1200Rupee 2000


Padma Awards 2014

Padma Vibhushan Awards 2014

PlaceInterview Dates
Ahmedabad14th November, 2017
Bangalore4th November 2017
10th November, 2017
18th November, 2017
22nd November, 2017
Bhubaneswar3rd November, 2017
Chennai7th November, 2017
17th November, 2017
23rd November, 2017
Cochin11th November, 2017
Coimbatore10th November, 2017
Delhi8th November, 2017
17th November, 2017
Guwahati23rd November, 2017
Hyderabad2nd November, 2017
21st November, 2017
Indore18th November, 2017
Jaipur15th November, 2017
Kolkata4th November, 2017
22nd November, 2017
Lucknow7th November, 2017
Mumbai6th November, 2017
19th November, 2017
Pune13th November, 2017
Vizag20th November, 2017

Padma Bhushan Awards 2014
Entrance Test Centre for MBACode No.
Chennai ( MBA & MCA )1

Padma Shri Awards 2014
Last date for submission of application form
(a) Without late fee
(b) With late fee
5th March, 2016 ( Saturday )
15th March, 2016 ( Tuesday )
Date and Time of Written Admission Test at Examination centres16th April, 2016 ( Saturday ) 2.30 hrs to 5.30 hrs
WAT Result for admission will be displayed on Institute website : www.aihmctbangalore.com29th April, 2016 ( Friday )
Last date for draft of Rupee 15,000/- as confirmation for admission.15th May, 2016 ( Wednesday )
Counselling cum Admission session As per merit list14th & 15th June, 2016 ( Tuesday & Wednesday )
Commencement of Course ( Academic Session 2016 - 17 )20th June, 2016 ( Monday )


Padma Awards 2013

Padma Vibhushan Awards 2013

EventForenoon SessionAfternoon Session
Candidate Entry Time at Reporting counter9.00 A.M.2.45 P.M.
Reporting Counter Entry Closes9.30 A.M.3.15 P.M.
Check - in Procedure9.00 A.M. to 10.00 A.M.2.45 P.M. to 3.45 P.M.
AIPGMEE Test State Time10.00 A.M.3.45 P.M.
AIPGMEE Test End Time1.45 P.M.7.30 P.M.

Padma Bhushan Award 2013

Qualifying Degree and Exam

1. Minimum first class* Masters degree in engineering ( Computer Science and Engineering, Biomedical, Electronics, Mechanical, Chemical, Aerospace, Biotechnology, Signal Processing, or any relevant branch with knowledge in Optics and basic biology ) OR
2. Minimum first class* bachelors degree in engineering ( Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical, Biomedical, Electronics, Mechanical, Chemical, Aerospace, Biotechnology ) with a valid GATE qualification or UGC / CSIR-JRF or equivalent fellowship OR
3. B. Tech. degree from an Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT ) with a minimum CPI of 7.0 OR
4. Minimum first class * masters degree in Science ( Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biomedical Science, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Physics, System Biology, Bioinformatics, Computer Science, Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Biophysics ) valid GATE qualification or UGC / CSIR-JRF qualification or equivalent fellowship.
Area of specialisation

Biofluid mechanics, Biomedical Signal Processing, Biophotonics, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Chromatin structure and gene regulation, Computer Based Drug Design ( SBDD / FBDD ), Cytoplasmic flows, Detection and role of delay in large extended systems, Disease spreading, co-evolution and adaptation, Drug delivery systems, NIR imaging & Bio-conjugate technology, Human Factors, Immunotherapy and targeting ligands for cancer and inflammation, Molecular Biology, Molecular Immunology, Molecular Modelling for Biological System, NMR Spectroscopy, Non-Invasive Characterization and Disease Diagnosis, Nuclear imaging-PET, SPECT and scintigraphy, Photothermal response and photothermal imaging, Photo-acoustic microscopy for biomedical applications, Proteomics, Raman imaging and Spectroscopy, Somatic hypermutation of immunoglobulin genes, Spectral analysis of gene expression profile of zebra-fish under various toxic / environmental perturbation, Spectral properties of directed networks, Structural Biology, Synchronization of coupled dynamics on networks and its application to neurosciences, Target Identification and Drug discovery for different diseases, Computational Fluid Dynamics.

Padma Shri Awards 2013

  • Philosophy

  • Economics

  • English
Qualifying Degree and Exam

  1. Minimum first Class* Master degree in relevant discipline of HSS with UGC-JRF qualification or Equivalent Fellowship, OR

  2. Minimum first Class* in the course work component ( if any ) of the M.Phil. degree in relevant discipline of HSS, OR

  3. B.Tech. from an Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT ) with a minimum CPI of 7.0. OR

  4. Minimum first Class* Master degree in Science / Engineering / Environmental Science / International Business with UGC JRF qualification or equivalent Fellowship may also be considered.
Area of Specialisation
Economics Economics of Innovation, Patent Policy, FDI, Technology Transfer, International Economics
PhilosophyMoral Philosophy, Social and Political Philosophy
English Literatures from the North-East India
Note : These are the focus areas, but students from other fields close to these mentioned above may also apply.


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