COMEDK PGET 2016 Eligibility
Candidates from all over the country can appear for the said entrance examination. The eligibility criteria for Post Graduate Degree / Diploma programs have been as published by COMEDK in its Notification dated 15th September, 2015 and reiterated in this brochure notified on 09th November, 2015 on its website www.comedk.org which are reproduced as under :-
COMEDK PGET 2016 Eligibility Criteria :
- Applicants must meet all the requirements stipulated by MCI / DCI from time to time.
- They should have successfully passed their MBBS / BDS from an Institution recognized by MCI / DCI.
- They must have completed or be completing their internship by 30th April, 2016 at the latest.
- The minimum percentage of marks in the COMEDK PGET 2016 shall be 50% for General Merit candidates and 40% for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe ( All India ) and Other Backward Classes belonging to Karnataka State.
- They should have obtained permanent registration with the MCI / DCI or any of the State Medical / Dental Council.
- Candidates who are unacceptable :
- Candidates already holding a PG Degree in any specialty.
- Candidates who are pursuing a PG Degree / Diploma in any clinical specialty after securing the seat through COMEDK in the earlier years.
- Candidates having selected a seat earlier through COMEDK and failed to join the college so selected or failed to surrender the said seat at the COMEDK level or having joined the college failed to pursue the course.
- Candidates who have been debarred by COMEDK during the previous years for any examination malpractice.
- Notwithstanding the eligibility criteria mentioned as above, the changes, if any, effected by MCI / DCI or any other competent Regulatory Authorities shall be adopted.
- In the case of an Indian national with the recognized degree from a Foreign University, the degree should have been duly registered in the country where the degree is obtained and the candidate should also be registered by the Medical / Dental Council of India.
- Rank list / Rank Card will be prepared only for those candidates who become eligible for admission to Post Graduate Courses as per the regulations of Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India. However, if the candidate is found to be ineligible at any stage of counselling, COMEDK reserves the right to reject such candidates.