Applications have been invited by Karnataka Religious & Linguistic Mintority Professional Colleges Association (KRLMPCA), Bangalore for admission to first year Post Graduate Degree and Diploma courses in Medical and Dental Sciences in member Colleges for the Academic Year 2012-13 through Post Graduate Common Entrance Test 2012 to be conducted on 18th February 2012 at St.Joseph’s Boys High School, Museum Road, opp. to Post Office, (Diagonally opp. To Cariappa Bhavan), Bangalore–560 001.
Member Institutions - Medical:

1. A J Institute of Medical Sciences Mangalore
2. Al Ameen Medical College & Hospital Bijapur
3. MVJ Medical College & Research Hospital Bangalore
4. Navodaya Medical College Raichur
5. Rajarajeshwari Medical College Bangalore
6. Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre Bangalore

Member Institutions - Dental:

1. A J Institute of Dental Sciences Mangalore
2. Al-Ameen Dental College Bijapur
3. Al Badar Rural Dental College & Hospital Gulbarga
4. Bangalore Institute of Dental Sciences & Hospital & Post Graduate Research Centre Bangalore
5. Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences Virajpet (Kodagu)
6. Navodaya Dental College Raichur
7. Rajarajeswari Dental College & Hospital Bangalore
8. The Oxford Dental College, Hospital & Research Centre Bangalore
9. Vydehi Institute of Dental Sciences Bangalore

Eligibility Criteria:

A candidate who fulfills the following stipulations shall be eligible to appear for the entrance test viz.,
(a) He / She is a Citizen of India
(b) He / She has studied and passed the course leading to the award of MBBS/BDS degree in a college recognized by Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India and Government of India
(c) Candidate must have secured MBBS/BDS degree from a University established by law in India.
(d) Candidates must fulfill all admission requirements stipulated by MCI / DCI
(e) Candidate should have completed or is completing compulsory rotatory internship on or before 30th April of the year in which application for entrance test is called for subject to completion of internship course.

Basis for Admission:
Allotment of seats will be on the basis of merit determined by ranking secured in PG CET 2012 conducted by the Association. Entrance Test will be for a maximum marks of 200.
Actual duration of the test is for 180 minutes. The Entrance Test will be conducted in English. Questions will be multiple choice type, each having four alternatives. Answer sheet is of OPTICAL MARK READER (OMR) type with carbonless copy. 50% of marks in the KRLMPCA PG CET 2012 is a must for eligibility of admission to Post Graduate Courses. Each question carries one mark. Correct answer will be awarded one mark. No mark/s will be awarded for multiple marking. No negative valuation. Key Answers of test will be notified on the website on 18th February, 2012. Objections if any may be sent to the Association Office addressed to the Chief Examiner by post only. No communication would be entertained in person by KRLMPCA after the last date as indicated. Rankings will not be awarded for those candidates who secure less than 50% of marks in the Entrance Test 2012.

Conduct of Entrance Test:

* Entrance Test will be held on Saturday the 18th February, 2012 at St.Joseph’s Boys High School, Museum Road, Opp. To Post Office, Diagonally opp. To Cariappa Bhavan, Bangalore– 560 001. Test will be between 11.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.
* The candidates should be present in the exam hall 15 minutes prior to the commencement of the Test.
* Candidates should download the Admission Tickets by entering his / her Name as username and Mobile Number as password from the Association’s website and produce it at the time of Entrance Test. No individual Admission Ticket will be sent.
* Candidates can send their queries on any issue relating to Entrance Test through email or fax only.
* No query in person or through phone will be entertained. Communication can be made only through fax or email.

Every filled application should be accompanied with the following:
a. DD for Rs.1500/- drawn in favour of KRLMPCA payable at Bangalore
b. Self attested copy of Mark Sheet of each year of MBBS /BDS
c. Self attested copy of Provisional Degree Certificate
d. Self attested Internship Certificate – if completed

Filled Application along with DD of Rs.1500/- and enclosures should be sent by COURIER OR SPEED POST ONLY to the address mentioned below:
The Chief Examiner, K.R.L.M.P.C.A. (Regd.), Flat No.143, 4th Floor, “SURYAMUKHI”, Garden Apartments, # 21, Vittal Mallya Road, Bangalore – 560 001.

Important Dates:

Downloading/Issue of Application Forms: 02-Jan-2012
Last day to download/ issue application: 10-Jan-2012

Last Date For Receipt of Filled-in Application:14-Jan-2012
Downloading of Admission Tickets Starts From: 10-Feb-2012
Date of Entrance Test: 18-Feb-2012
Time of Entrance Test: 11am - 2pm
Date of Publication of Key Answers on Website: 18-Feb-2012 at 5.00 pm
Last Date For Receiving the Objections - if any: 21-Feb-2012
Final Merit List: 28-Feb-2012

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