CMC VELLORE 2020: Exam Date, Application Form, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Result

Exam Date : May 21, 2020
Result Date : July 30, 2020

Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu conducts entrance examination test for admission to post-graduation diploma and degree medical courses. It is one of the best medical colleges in India. CMC offers courses in UG/PG/Diploma.

Exam Summary:

CMC Vellore Exam Summary
Exam name Christian Medical College Entrance exam
Also Known as CMC Vellore
Conducting authority Christian Medical College, Vellore
Level National
Courses Post-graduation diploma and degree

Exam Dates of CMC Vellore

The dates given below are tentative and the dates will be updated once the official notification is declared. The CMC Vellore entrance exam dates vary based on the course selected by the candidate.

Events Dates
Application Form Availability February 21, 2020 to March 21, 2020
Admit Card Release Date April 20, 2020
Entrance Exam Date May till August, 2020
Result Declaration To be announced
Classes Commencement From September 2020

CMC Vellore Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria widely involve factors like Nationality, Age Limit and Minimum Qualification. These are described below in detail.

An aspiring candidate must belong to India and must be a domicile of the state of Tamil Nadu.

Age Limit

As far as the age limit is concerned there is an upper age limit as well as a lower age limit to attempt the entrance test. The lower age of any interested candidate must be 17 years as on 31st December 2020. The upper age of a candidate must not be more than 25 years as on 7th May, 2020.

Minimum Qualification for UG Course

The candidate should have obtained at least 50% of the total marks in the final exam to be eligible to take this exam. The minimum marks for candidates belonging to BC/MBC/SC/ST is 40% and those belonging to SC-PH/ST-PH/BC-PH/GEN-PH is 45%.

Their curriculum must contain the following subjects as compulsory, biology, physics, chemistry and English as a compulsory subject.

Minimum Qualification for PG Course

The candidate must have completed the 10+2 form of education or a bachelor's degree to attempt the CMC Vellore entrance exam for PG courses.

Application Form for CMC Vellore

Candidates can begin to apply for the exam from February 21, 2020 (tentative). Remember a candidate can apply for a maximum of 7 courses in Group A and a maximum of 5 courses in Group B. There is only online mode for applying for CMC Vellore.

  • The first step is to register for the exam on the official website.
  • Then upload all the relevant documents in the online form.
  • Finally, pay the application fee for the entrance exam.

Candidates must have a soft copy of the photograph and signature before applying for the exam.

Fee Details

Course Application Fee
UG Course INR 800-Basic fee+INR 500-per course= INR 1300
Group B courses i.e. Diploma in Nursing and other AHS diplomas / Fellowships INR 800-Basic fee+ INR 100/- per course = INR 900

Exam Summary for CMC Vellore 2020:

CMC Vellore MBBS Exam


CMC Vellore Entrance Exam Syllabus

Students must understand that there is a different syllabus for Group A and Group B programmes. The topics in the syllabus will be similar to the syllabus of the 10+2 boards as recognized by TN Dr MGR Medical University.

Group A Courses - AHS &  B.Sc Nursing

The question paper for Group A courses will contain questions from the following subjects given below. Apart from this, there will be questions from General Ability as well.

  • Physics
  • Biology and
  • Chemistry

Group B Course - Science

Similar to the above-mentioned syllabus, the science course of Group B will also have questions from Physics, Biology and Chemistry. It will also contain General Ability related questions.

Group B Courses - Non-Science

This entrance exam will involve questions from topics related to General Awareness, Current Affairs and Basic Science.

CMC Vellore Exam Pattern

The exam pattern also varies depending on the course offered. It is discussed here below for your reference.

UG Courses Paper Pattern

UG Courses Exam Pattern
Elements Details
Mode of examination Online Mode
Types of questions MCQ
Duration 2 Hours (PCB) & 70 minutes (General Ability)
Negative Marks No negative marks
Medium of the paper English Language

Diploma Courses Paper Pattern

Diploma Courses Paper Pattern
Elements Details
Mode of examination Online Mode
Types of questions Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Duration 90 Minutes
Medium of the paper English Language
Total Number of questions 90 questions

Remember there are no negative marks in this exam. Each right answer will fetch 1 mark.

Courses Offered:

  • M.B.B.S
  • BSc (Nursing)
  • BOT (Bachelor of Occupational Therapy)
  • BPT (Bachelor of Physiotherapy)
  • BSc MLT (Medical Laboratory Technology)
  • BSc Optometry Technology
  • BSc Medical Records Sciences
  • Bachelor of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
  • BSc Critical Care Technology
  • BSc Dialysis Technology
  • BSc Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Bachelor of Prosthetics & Orthotics
  • BSc Radiology Imaging Technology
  • BSc Radiotherapy Technology
  • BSc Medical Sociology
  • BSc Cardio Pulmonary Perfusion Care Technology
  • BSc Operation Theatre & Anesthesia Technology
  • BSc Neuro-electrophysiology
  • BSc Accident and Emergency Care Technology
  • BSc Cardiac Technology

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B.Sc.nursing, batch of 2017
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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • The eligibility criteria for joining College of Nursing, Christian Medical college, Vellore is Passing the 12th standard with 60%marks.
  • There are a separate entrance exam and interview for the students.
  • The students have to clear the CMC VELLORE exam.

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