Q1. What is the eligibility criteria?
Ans. Eligibility criteria for SMU is:
Candidates must ensure that they fulfill all the prescribed eligibility requirements of citizenship, age and qualifications for the category applied. All admissions are subject to verification of the authenticity of the facts from the original certificates /documents submitted by the candidates. The decision of the University regarding eligibility of any applicant shall be final.
All candidates must be at least 17 years or older as on December 31, 2013. Date of Birth as recorded in the 10th standard certificate will be taken as authentic.
The candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination, or any examination which is equivalent to (10+2) Higher Secondary Examination, the last two years of such study comprising Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as an elective subject. Candidates appearing at the qualifying examination up to May 2013 are also eligible, but their admission to the college is subject to securing the prescribed percentage of marks in the qualifying examination.
Percentage of Marks
The candidate must have obtained pass marks in English, a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology with pass marks in each of these science subjects in the qualifying examination.SC/ST and OBC candidates must have obtained pass marks in English, a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology with pass marks in each subject.
Q2. Is it necessary for the student to be present at the time of counseling?
Ans. Candidates must be physically present for counseling and admission. By failing to be present for Counseling, candidates forfeit their right to admission
Q3. What documents should the student carry at the time admission?
Ans. Candidates called for counseling must produce the following original documents. In the absence of any of these original documents, admission will be provisional.
o Proof of date of birth (10 standard certificate)
o 10 + 2 Marks sheet
o Transfer certificate or School/College Leaving Certificate
o Migration Certificate
o Four recent, identical passport size photographs and four stamp size photographs
o Documents as required for admission in Defence, North East and NRI categories
o For SC/ST/OBC candidates with less than 50% marks in 10+2, SC/ST/OBC certificate from Appropriate Authority.
o Character Certificate
Q4. What are the important dates?
Ans. Important dates:
Last date for receipt of completed application forms
10 April 2013
1st round counseling/admission
July 12 - 17, 2013
Commencement of classes
August 2, 2013
2nd round of counseling / Admission
August 3 -7, 2013
Last date for Admission against vacant seats arising due to any reason
September 30, 2013
Q5. From where can the prospectus be obtained?
Ans. Option 1
The prospectus is available from select branches of HDFC Bank, AXIS Bank and ICICI Banks till 31.07.2013. list of HDFC, AXIS Bank and ICICI Bank Branches.
The prospectus can be purchased from Sikkim Manipal University, Admissions office by writing to the following address by enclosing a request along with a Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- drawn in the name of Sikkim Manipal University payable at Gangtok.
Q6.What is the entrance exam fee?
Ans. Entrance Exam fee ( UGET1 and UGET2 are for MBBS and BTech courses respectively )
- Rs. 1000/- : For UGET1 or UGET2 (online/offline).
- Rs. 1500/- : For UGET1 and UGET2 (online) or UGET1 and UGET2 (offline).
Q7. In whose favour is the DD to be drawn?
Ans. The DD/Par cheque should be drawn in the name of Sikkim Manipal University payable at Gangtok.
Q8. What is the exam pattern?
Ans. TEST PATTERN - The test duration is of 2.30 hours and consists of 240 multiple choice questions (MCQ) of the objective type. The approximate distribution of questions is as follows: Physics - 60 questions, Chemistry - 60 questions, Biology - 80 questions, English & General Aptitude - 40 questions.
Q9. What are the contact details?
Ans. Contact address:
Sikkim Manipal University
5th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim. 737102
Chairman, Admission Committee
Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology (SMIT), Majitar, Rangpo, Sikkim. 737136
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