The Karnataka Private Medical & Dental Colleges Association, in their endeavor to offer an effective, fair and objective testing procedure to determine merit of students wanting to seek admissions to the member institutions, have formed "Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka" – COMED-K.
The Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka (COMED K) has been assigned the task of organizing a common entrance test for the academic year 2005-2006, for candidates aspiring to pursue Postgraduate courses in Medical and Dental studies in the state of Karnataka, in the colleges run by Private Medical and Dental Colleges who are the Member Institutions of the consortium.
COMEDK is only responsible for the determination of merit and rank based on the test. The scores and ranks in the entrance test will be made available for use by the COMEDK Member Institutions to make admissions from among those who seek admission into the respective colleges / courses. COMEDK will function only as a testing body and does not undertake seat allocation. Candidates are required to make separate applications to the colleges of their choice as and when the colleges invite applications for seats to be filled up by the managements.
The list of the Member Institutions who have indicated that they are participating in the COMEDK testing program, along with the courses offered by them, is published on this website.
Note: COMED-K’s web site at http://www.comedk.org contains information and current updates / alerts. This site is updated regularly. COMEDK suggests all applicants to visit it frequently for relevant information.
Degree / Diploma Programs:
MCI / DCI Norms:
25 unaided, private Medical and Dental colleges affiliated to COMEDK, across the State of Karnataka, offer various courses in Medical and Dental studies at Postgraduate level. The courses offered at the postgraduate level include both the Degree and Diploma programs. The following Medical and Dental Colleges have indicated their willingness to make admission to their Postgraduate courses based on performance in the Common Entrance Test organized by COMEDK.
Courses Mentioned below are offered at the Member Institutions, and have been recognized / approved by MCI / DCI. Please check with the Seat Matrices provided, to determine the courses offered at each of the Member Institutions.
List of courses offered under Medical - Degree
The Fee structure is to be decided by each member institution and they will notify the same independently. The same would also be made available on the COMEDK website, in respect of the institutions that make this information available to COMEDK. Each institution will notify their fee structure after it is finalized by the institution. COMEDK has no role in the fixation of fees.
The process involves the following stages:
Executive Secretary - COMEDK,
# 37, First Floor,
Lady Curzon Road,
Bangalore - 560001.
What is the eligibility for the courses?
As prescribed by MCI / DCI, candidates who have passed their M.B.B.S. or B.D.S. from an institution recognized by MCI / DCI and have completed (or are expecting to complete their internship by 30/04/05) are eligible for the courses. Candidates should also meet other requirements as prescribed by MCI / DCI.
Is the Entrance Test open only to Karnataka students?
No, this test is open to all.
I have finished my M.B.B.S. a few years ago. Am I eligible for these courses?
You can apply for the notified courses, as long as you fulfill the basic eligibility as prescribed by MCI / DCI.
Is there and age limit for the courses?
There is no age limit for the courses.
Although I am eligible, I am currently enrolled in another course. Will I be permitted to join?
You are eligible to join as long as you have the basic eligibility as specified above.
I am interested in applying for certain courses, but these are not listed in the course list provided on the website.
The course list provided on this website is limited to only those courses offered by COMEDK Member Institutions.
What are the enclosures to be made along with the application?
Candidates are required to make the following enclosures to their application form.
1. Attested photocopies of Degree Certificate.
2. Attested photocopies of Attempt Certificate.
3. Attested photocopies of all Marks Cards (First Semester to Final Semester)
4. Attested photocopy of a valid Photo ID.
5. Proof of Date of Birth.
Any application received by COMEDK without the required enclosures will be liable for rejection.
What is the procedure of selection?
For the academic year 2005-2006, selections for seats to be filled up by the managements will be based on merit taking into account the performance of the candidates in COMEDK PGET-2005.
How will I know my test results?
The results will be intimated to the candidates individually. The same will also be available on our website (http://www.comedk.org), and also sent to all Member Institutions of COMEDK
Do I have to apply to COMEDK member institutions separately for admissions?
Yes, COMEDK conducts only the Entrance Test, and forwards the results to the Member Institutions. Hence, candidates are required to make applications to each of the individual Member Institutions of their choice for admissions before the stipulated date to be notified by each Member Institution.
What is the fee structure in the COMEDK Member Institutions?
The fee structure varies for each Member Institution, and will be as notified by each of them. The exact fee structure for each college will have to be ascertained from the respective institutions.
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