STUDY IN INDIA UNDER SELF-FINANCING SCHEME
Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, is inviting the applications from foreign students for nominations to undergraduate courses in MBBS / BDS & B.E/B. Pharmacy under Self-Financing Scheme for the academic year 2018-19 against the seat to be granted by Ministry of Human Resource Development & Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.
The eligibility criteria for the various courses is that the percentage of marks obtained by the applicant are clearly indicated and not given in Grades like A, B, C, D, E, etc. If grades are unavoidable, the marks obtained in percentages should be indicated invariably in brackets. Where percentages of marks are not indicated, applications will not be accepted. The minimum prescribed qualifications for the above-mentioned courses are as follows:
For admission to MBBS/BDS course:
(i) A candidate must have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate marks with at least 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology)separately and 50% in English in the qualifying examination (Equivalent to standard 10+2 of CBSE in India)
(ii) Candidates applying for admission are required to appear in National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) conducted by CBSE. It shall be necessary for a candidate to obtain minimum of marks at 50th percentile in NEET.
Details are available at www.cbseneet.nic.in
For admission to B.E. B.Tech course:
A candidate must have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics separately and 50% in English in the qualifying examination (Equivalent to standard 10+2 of CBSE in India.
For admission to B. Pharmacy course:
A candidate must have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology) separately and 50% in English in the qualifying examination (Equivalent to standard 10+2 of CBSE in India)
The students can also apply for nomination pending final declaration of their qualifying examination equivalent to 10+2 standard of CBSE. Nomination of such candidates will, however, depend upon their being eligible on the basis of merit and subject to the availability of seats at the time of receipt of their marks sheets within the prescribed time.
Completed applications along with the following supported documents with authentic English translation, wherever required), in triplicate may be forwarded to the Embassy:
Three copies of recent photographs pasted at prescribed places in the application form and dully attested by Mission/Post.
Three attested copies of certificates and marks sheets with percentage of marks of the qualifying examination.
Three attested copies of: first four pages of the passport, citizenship certificate, birth certificate and character certificate from the Head of Institution last attended and NEET score.
It may be noted that merely forwarding the applications should not be treated as assurance for their nomination by the Ministry. After scrutinizing all the applications and only after these are found complete in all respects, the names of the eligible applicants will be considered for nomination in the order of merit and preference. The selected candidates may have to undergo a medical test including AIDS test on arrival in India. Candidates are expected to comply with admission formalities and procedures of the respective college/universities.
Foreign students having PIO, O.C.I card and NRIs are not eligible to apply for this scheme.
The completed applications (in the prescribed proforma) may be sent to the Embassy latest by June 15, 2018 for onward dispatch to the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi.