Kerala ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR ADMISSION TO POST GRADUATE MEDICAL (DEGREE/DIPLOMA) COURSES, 2012
No. 2269/PGM/2012/TA IV/CEE
GOVERNMENT OF KERALA
OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS
HOUSING BOARD BUILDINGS, SANTHINAGAR, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM – 695 001
ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR ADMISSION TO POST GRADUATE
MEDICAL (DEGREE/DIPLOMA) COURSES, 2012
1. Applications are invited for the Entrance Examination for admission to Post Graduate
Medical (Degree/Diploma) Courses, 2012 in the Government Medical Colleges and to the
50% seats available in the self financing/Co-operative Medical colleges in Kerala.
2. Eligibility for Admission:
(i) Nativity: Applicant should be an Indian citizen of Kerala origin or should have passed the
MBBS Course from any of the Medical Colleges in Kerala.
(ii) Academic Qualifications: M.B.B.S. Degree from any of the Universities in Kerala or of
any other University, recognized by any of the Universities in Kerala as equivalent thereto
with eligibility for full registration in respect of all courses. Applicants who will complete
Compulsory Rotating Resident Internship (C.R.R.I.) on or before 31.03.2012 are eligible to
apply for the Entrance examination, subject to the condition that the admission will be
given only after obtaining registration of T C Medical Council.
(iii) Age: The Upper age limit for general merit candidates as on 30.04.2012 is 45 years.
The upper age limit for service candidates is as per clause IV (C) of Prospectus.
3. Selection and Entrance Examination: All candidates including service Quota candidates
shall have to qualify the Entrance Examination to be conducted by the Commissioner for
Entrance Examinations [CEE], Kerala at Thiruvananthapuram, Ernakulam and Kozhikode on
19.02.2012 (Sunday). It will consist of two Papers, each of two hours duration and having
150 Objective Type (Multiple Choice) Questions each. A minimum of 50% marks in the
Entrance Examination is mandatory to become eligible for admission as per the Medical
Council regulations. In case of candidates belonging to SC/ST and SEBC the required
minimum marks is 40% and for PD candidates with locomotory disabilities of lower limb
between 40% to 70%, the required minimum marks is 45% in the Entrance Examination.
4. Submission of Applications:
(i) Candidates seeking admission to this course can apply in the Online application form
provided on the website www.cee.kerala.gov.in of the Commissioner for Entrance
Examinations. The Application form is common for all candidates applying for this course.
Prospectus will be available on the website www.cee-kerala.org. Instructions are given in
Clause VIII of the prospectus to fill online application form.
(ii) Keralites residing inside Kerala State, can remit the Application fee in any branch of
the State bank of Travancore using the Chelan provided with the application form. The
original Chelan should be attached with the application form duly signed and authorized by
Bank authorities on remittance of application fees. Keralites residing outside Kerala State,
can remit the application fee by attaching a Demand Draft for the requisite amount drawn
on a Nationalized Bank in favour of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, payable
at Thiruvananthapuram. Application fee for General candidates is Rs.1000/- and SC/ST
candidates is Rs.500/-. Service candidates seeking admission in General Merit Quota,
should pay extra Rs.1000/-. [Please see Clause VIII(a)]. Application forms will not be sold
from the office of the CEE or office of the DME. Application fee once remitted will not be
refunded under any circumstances. (iii) The service candidates should complete all the procedures mentioned in clause VIII(b)
& (c) and forward the print out of the application form and documents to the Office of
the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations and a copy of the same should be forwarded
to their Controlling Officers concerned. [Please see clause VIII(d)].
5. Last date and time for receipt of filled-in application forms: Candidates, seeking
admission should affix their self attested passport size photograph at the spaces provided
in the print out of the online application form and forward the completed application with
all the required documents mentioned in clause VIII(e) of the prospectus to the
Commissioner for Entrance Examinations, Housing Board Buildings, Santhi Nagar,
Thiruvananthapuram – 695 001, either by Registered Post, by Speed Post or Hand Delivery
so as to reach him before 5 pm on 13.01.2012. Service candidates seeking admission to
P.G Medical-2012 will have to forward the completed application form both to the
Controlling Officer and Commissioner for Entrance Examinations before 5 pm on
13.01.2012. Late, defective and incomplete applications will be summarily rejected. No
correspondence will be undertaken in this regard. The Commissioner for Entrance
Examinations will not be responsible for any postal delay.
6. Candidates will be allowed, neither to include any information in the application form nor
to submit any certificates/documents claiming reservation or any benefits, after the
submission of the application, under any circumstances. Candidates must note that they
have to obtain the required certificates in the body of the application form itself,
wherever specified. Such certificates that are attached separately along with the
application form will not be considered under any circumstances.
7. Rank List : The CEE will conduct the Entrance Examination, prepare and publish the rank
list of Candidates who qualify in the Entrance Examination and forward the same to the
Director of Medical Education. The rank list will be made available on the website
8. The selection, admission and allotment of seats including those under Service Quota will
be made by the DME through a Centralized Allotment Process [CAP] and will be based on
various provisions laid down in the Prospectus, approved by the Government of Kerala.
9. Candidates may go through the various provisions of the Prospectus for admission to
Medical Post-Graduate Degree/Diploma courses-2012, available on the Official website of
the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations at “www.cee-kerala.org”, before filling up
the “On-line application forms”.
Thiruvananthapuram COMMISSIONER FOR ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS