Nitte University All India Post Graduate Entrance Test – NUPGET-2012

NITTE University is recognized as one of the finest educational institutions in Karnataka attracting students from all over India and abroad.


Admission to Post Graduate courses offered by Nitte University is based on merit in the All India Post Graduate Entrance Test, NUPGET- 2012 conducted by the University. Based on inter se Merit in the Entrance Test, students will be admitted to MD/MS and MDS program in the constituent colleges namely K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangalore and A. B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences respectively.


Candidates who fulfill the following criteria shall be eligible to appear for the Entrance Test, namely:
1. He/she is a citizen of India
2. He/she must have studied and passed courses leading to the award of Bachelor’s Degree scoring at least 50%, in case of SC/ST 40% marks in aggregate from a college recognized by the DCI for MDS candidates and MCI for MD/MS candidates.
3. He/she has completed or is completing compulsory rotatory internship on or before 30th April 2012
4. Must be less than 45 years of age as on 30-4-2012

Entrance Test Fee:
The candidates are required to pay the Entrance Test fee of Rs. 2,000/- through A/c Payee Demand Draft in favour of “ NITTE UNIVERSITY “ payable at MANGALORE.


MD – Total Seats: 57

MD Anatomy – 03
MD Anesthesiology – 04
MD Biochemistry – 02
MD Dermatology – 02
MD General Medicine -06
MD Microbiology – 03
MD Pathology – 02
MD Pediatrics – 03
MD Pharmacology – 04
MD Physiology – 02
MD Community Medicine – 04
MD Radio diagnosis – 02
MS ENT – 03
MS General Surgery – 06
MS OB&G – 04
MS Ophthalmology – 02
MS Orthopedics – 04
MD Psychiatry – 01

MDS – Total Seats: 49

MDS (Prosthetics with Crown and Bridge, Implantology) – 09
MDS (Oral Medicine and Radiology) -02
MDS (Conservative Dentistry) – 08
MDS (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) -08
MDS (Periodontics) – 05
MDS (Orthodontics) – 09
MDS (Pedodontics) – 06
MDS (Oral Pathology & Microbiology) – 02

how To Apply:
The filled application with all relevant documents should be sent to the Registrar, Nitte University, Deralakatte, Mangalore (D.K) – 575 018 by Speed Post so as to reach before the last date or may be handed over in person at the University Office on any working day before the last date. Candidates should superscribe the sealed envelope carrying application form: “APPLICATION FOR NUPGET – 2012”. Test Admission Ticket (TAT) for the Entrance Test will be sent by post to the postal address furnished by the candidate in the TAT.

Entrance Test:
Date of Entrance Test (MD/MS/MDS) : 19-02-2012 (Sunday)
Time : 10.00 a.m to 1.00 pm

Mode of conducting the test:
1. Medium of Entrance Test will be English.
2. Each question carries one mark. Correct answer will be awarded one mark. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.
3. Question paper (booklet) is of 3 hours duration consisting of 200 multiple choice questions. Subject wise distribution of questions/marks would be approximately in the range as given below:
4. There will be at least 4 versions of the question paper booklet and therefore serial number of question differs from version to version.
5. Questions will be of multiple choice type, each having one best response out of four alternatives.
6. Answer sheet (Response Sheet) is of Optical Mark Reader (OMR) type and is to be marked as per instructions on it, using a black or blue ball point pen.

Test Centres:
Bangalore / Mumbai / Delhi / Ernakulam / Hyderabad / Kolkatta / Mangalore

Important Dates:

Schedule of events Events MD/MS MDS
Date of Notification of Entrance Test 22-11-2011 21-11-2011
Hosting of Application format and Brochure on the website 22-11-2011 22-11-2011
Last date for receipt of application by the University 31-01-2012 31-01-2012
Date of dispatch of Test Admission Tickets by Post by the University. 22-11-2011 onwards 22-11-2011 onwards
Date for downloading the Test Admission Tickets from the website if not received by post. 11-02-2012 11-02-2012
Date for contacting the University by phone for non-receipt of Test Admission Tickets 13-02-2012 13-02-2012
Date of Entrance Test 19-02-2012 19-02-2012
Publication of Key Answers (Provisional) 20-02-2012 20-02-2012
Last date for receipt of objection/ clarification, if any, for key answers through e-mail 25-02-2012 25-02-2012
Publication of Key Answers(final) 03-03-2012 03-03-2012
Announcement of Merit List 19-03-2012 25-03-2012
Counselling- First Round 30-03-2012 08-04-2012
Counselling- Second Round 27-04-2012 27-04-2012
Last Date for Admission 30-04-2012 30-04-2012
Commencement of classes 02-05-2012 02-05-2012
Casual round of admission, if any 31-05-2012 31-05-2012

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