All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

Admission under 50% seats quota in various Postgraduate (MD/MS/ Diploma & MDS) courses in Medical and Dental colleges in the country run by the Union of India, State Governments (except Government of Andhra Pradesh and J&K) and Municipal or other local authorities.

Eligibility Criteria

(1) Only Indian nationals are eligible to apply

(2) The candidate must posses MBBS/BDS degree from a recognized Medical/Dental College or a foreign degree included in the schedules to the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 and full registration either from the Medical/ Dental Council of India or State Medical/Dental Council after completing the compulsory rotating internship.

(3) Candidates who have obtained MBBS/BDS from Medical/Dental colleges in Andhra Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible to apply. However, candidates who were nominated by the Government of India (Ministry of Health & Family Welfare/D.G.H.S., New Delhi) to do MBBS/BDS from Medical/Dental Colleges in Andhra Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir are eligible to apply subject to submission of requisite documents specified in the Prospectus.

(4) The candidates should complete the required period of 12 months pre-registration internship from a recognized Hospital on or before 31st March, 2011.

Application Procedure

The prospectus is available on the website www.aiimsexams.org and must be read by the applicants before applying. The cost of Application-cum-Examination fee is Rs.1000/- (Rs.800/- in case of SC/ ST candidates)

A. On-line Application: A candidate can submit application On-Line through Internet. Visit www.aiimsexams.org read the prospectus and other details carefully and follow the instructions given therein. The candidate can pay the application fee through a challan form (down loaded from internet while applying on-line) in any branch of State Bank of India. Transaction Processing Fee (as applicable) will be payable to the Bank.

B. Off-line Application: Prospectus-cum-Application Form can also be obtained BY POST by sending a crossed Bank Draft for Rs.1 050/- for General / OBC and Rs.850/- for SC / ST category, drawn in favour of the "ACCOUNTS OFFICER (EXAMS) AIPGMEE-2011". The Bank Draft should be payable at New Delhi and should be valid for six months (upto March/April, 2011).

The request should reach the Assistant Controller of Examinations, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110 608 on or before 9th Nov 2010. The address at which Application Form is required should be written clearly in CAPITAL LETTERS and with PIN code.

The following words should be written on top of the envelope: "Request for Application Form for AIPGMEE-2011".

Prospectus can also be obtained by hand from the Reception Counter of Examination Section, AIIMS against Bank Draft for Rs.1000/- for General/OBC and Rs.800/- for SC/ST category drawn in favour of the
“ACCOUNTS OFFICER (EXAMS) AIPGMEE-2011” as specified above.

Contact Information

Address: Assistant Controller of Examinations, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi-110 608
Tel: 011 - 26588500, 26588700
Fax: 011 - 26588663
Website: http://www.aiimsexams.org

Last date for receipt of form: 16 November 2010
Entrance Date: 09 January 2011

University of Allahabad (UOA) Combined Research Entrance Test (CRET 2010)

Admission to Doctor of Philosophy (D. Phil) Program in the following disciplines

01 Agriculture Botany
02 Agriculture Chemistry
03 Agriculture Zoology
04 Ancient History
05 Anthropology
06 Arabic
07 Biochemistry
08 Bio-Informatics
09 Botany
10 Biotechnology
11 Chemistry
12 Commerce
13 Computer Science
14 Defence & Strategic Studies
15 Economics
16 Education
17 Electronics Engg. - M.Tech in Electronics Enqq. Or Allied Subject
18 English
19 Environment Studies
20 Geology/Applied Geology/Geo-physics (Earth & Planetary Sciences)
21 Food Technology
22 Geography
23 Hindi
24 History (Medieval & Modern)
25 Law
26 Mathematics
27 Business Administration (MBA)
28 Computer Applications (MCA)
29 Music
30 Nutritional Science
31 Painting
32 Persian
33 Philosophy
34 Physics
35 Political Science
36 Psychology
37 Sanskrit
38 Statistics
39 Urdu
40 Zoology

Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must hold the master's degree (or a degree recognized by the University as equivalent thereto) in a relevant subject from the University, or any other university or institution recognized by it, and must fulfill other prescribed conditions of eligibility.

Regular teachers of the University of Allahabad and of any institution maintained by it or admitted to its privileges and International Students are exempted from appearing at CRET for admission to D.Phil program. All other candidates for admission to the D.Phil. Programme in the concerned subjects are required to appear at CRET-2010


Application Procedure

A candidate who fulfils the minimum Eligibility Criteria and seeks to appear in CRET-2010 in a Subject that is available and is also admissible to him / her must complete, and submit through the Internet, as per modality and schedule set out in the following paras, the prescribed ON-LINE APPLICATION / REGISTRATION FORM for appearing for the Level 1 Test / Level 2 Test / Level 3 Test (as the case may be) at CRET-2010 in the concerned / admissible Subject and must remit, within due time, the admissible Test Fees to the University in the manner described below.

The TEST FEES prescribed for different categories of candidates for CRET-2010 are as follows :

a) TEST FEES for Candidates required to appear for (Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 Tests) or (Level 2 and Level 3 Tests)

For General / OBC: Rs.1000/-
For ST / SC / PH / VH: Rs.500/-

b) TEST FEES for Candidates exempt from the Level 1 and Level 2 Tests, and required to appear only for the Level 3 Test

For General / OBC: Rs.500/-
For ST / SC / PH / VH: Rs.250/-

The candidate has to separately remit the prescribed Test Fees, for the amount specified for his / her category by a Demand Draft (Bank Draft) of any national bank, drawn in favour of "DIRECTOR CRET-2010, University of Allahabad", and payable at ALLAHABAD.

The candidate should cross the Demand Draft, and write his / her full Name, Father's Name and the Subject in which he / she is to appear at CRET-2010 and Application ID generated upon successful submission of the Online Registration Form, on the reverse (back) lower left-hand corner of the Demand Draft. The candidate should also get Photo-copies (Xerox) made of the two sides of the Demand Draft, and keep them secure for his / her own reference and record.

Immediately after the successful submission of the Form candidates should get the hard copy (Print-out) of the Form from the Website by entering his/her EMAIL and PASSWORD and write his/her full signature on the back of the Photograph and then STAPLE the Photograph on the space specified for it on the hard copy of the-Form and Securely attach the Demand Draft with the hard copy of the Form and Put his/her full signature at the place provided for the purpose in the hard copy of the Form and the form should be submitted to by Registered / Speed Post to:

THE DIRECTOR - CRET -2010

MONIRBA,
Chatham Lines Campus
University of Allahabad
ALLAHABAD 211002


The candidate is 'also prohibited from" submitting more: than" one On-line Application / Registration Form for CRET-2010. In case the candidate submits more than one On-line Form, all the Forms submitted by him shall stand cancelled.

Contact Information

Address: THE DIRECTOR - CRET -2010,
MONIRBA, Chatham Lines Campus, University of Allahabad, ALLAHABAD 211002.
Phone - 0532-2641049
Email : comp@cretau2010.com
Website: http://www.cretau2010.com

Last date for receipt of form: 15 November 2010

Entrance Date: 05 December 2010


Test Centers: ALLAHABAD

Note: CRET-2010 Shall have three Levels (Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3) of testing/assessment.
The Level 1 Test (multiple choice objective type test for assessing general awareness, academic aptitude and subject proficiency) and the Level 2 Test (subjective test for assessing subject expertise and research aptitude) shall be by means of Written Tests, to be conducted centrally by the University. The Level 3 Test shall entail an Interview and may include Presentations, Group Discussions or other modes of appraisal and shall be administered by the Doctoral Programme Committee of the Department/ Institute/ Centre concerned.

Association of Indian Management Schools AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA)-2010

Candidates desirous of taking ATMA should first collect ONLINE application bulletin, which will be available from October 11, 2010 from ATMA Office, at Panaji, Goa, AIMS Office, Hyderabad, different IMS Learning Centres, Axis Bank, Career Forum, Cerebral Heights, Career Launcher and AIMS member institutes across the country by paying Rs.900/- (Rupees nine hundred only) in cash or by sending a demand draft for Rs.950/- (Rupees nine hundred and fifty only) (includes postal charges) favouring " ATMA" payable at Panaji .

(Please indicate your name, address, telephone / mobile no., on the reverse of the demand draft).

Candidates are requested to down load their admit cards on from December 11 to 19, 2010 from the ATMA website
www.atma-aims.org . by entering the personal ID Code & Date of birth.

Contact Information

Address: ATMA Office, Mayfair, 1st Floor, Dada Vaidya Road, Panaji
Tel: 0832- 6515048 / 2230021
Fax: 0832 – 2230021
Email: atmaoffice@yahoo.in / atmatest@gmail.com
Website: http://www.atma-aims.org

Last date for receipt of form: 26 November 2010

Entrance Date: 19 December 2010


Test Centers: Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigrah, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Dharwad, Delhi, Noida, Goa, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nasik, Nagpur, Nashik, Patna, Pune Raipur, Ranchi, Sangli, Trichy.

Test Description: The test Contains 170 Questions spread over Six Sections. Each Section is timed separately. Total time of the Test is 3 hours.

The questions cover

Analytical Reasoning Skills,
Quantitative Skills, and
Verbal skills

National Institute of Design (NID)

Applications are invited for admission to the following programmes:

Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (GDPD) – 4 Years

4 years GDPD programmes is offered at Main Campus, Ahmedabad in the following areas:
  • Industrial Design
  • Communication Design
  • Textile, Apparel and Lifestyle Design
Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Design (PGDPD)

2 to 2 & ½ years PGDPD Programmes offered at

MAIN CAMPUS, AHMEDABAD:

  • Product Design
  • Furniture & Interior Design
  • Ceramic & Glass Design
  • Textile Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Animation Film Design
  • Film & Video Communication
PG CAMPUS, GANDHINAGAR
  • Transportation & Automobile Design
  • Photography Design
  • Toy & Game Design
  • Apparel Design & Merchandising
  • Lifestyle Accessory Design
  • New Media Design
  • Strategic Design Management
(R & D CAMPUS, BENGALURU)
  • Information & Interface Design
  • Design for Retail Experience
  • Design for Digital Experience
Eligibility Criteria

For GDPD:

Admission is open to students who have passed or who will appear for qualifying examinations under the Higher Secondary (10+2), or equivalents like AISSCE/ IB/ ICSE etc. Candidates passing the Institute’s admission tests/interviews will be admitted, subject to passing their qualifying examinations before they join the Institute. Competence in technical and related subjects will normally be considered an advantage. The medium of instruction for UG programme at NID is English.

Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years (relaxable by 3 years for reserved categories) as on June 1, 2011.

For PGDPD:

Candidates having a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent including those who will be appearing for the qualifying examinations during the academic year (2010-11) in the areas mentioned against each discipline are eligible to apply. Those applying for two programmes should send separate application form for each programme. One cannot apply for more than two PG Programmes. The medium of instruction for PG Programme at NID is English.

Upper age limit for candidates is 30 years (relaxable by 3 years for reserved categories) as on June 1, 2011.

Application Procedure

For General Category: Forms can be downloaded from NID’s website www.nid.edu/downloads and sent along with a DD of Rs 1500/- drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of ‘National Institute of Design’ payable at Ahmedabad. Forms can also be obtained from select branches of Bank of India (listed below) on payment of Rs.1,500/- towards the cost of the form plus Rs.50/- as bank charges.

Forms can also be obtained from select branches of Bank of India on payment of Rs.1500/- towards the cost of the form plus Rs.50/- as bank charges w.e.f 14th October, 2010.

For Reserved Category: Forms at concessional rates to reserved categories are available only from Admissions Office, NID, Ahmedabad. These forms can be obtained from Admissions Office directly by sending a Demand Draft drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of ‘National Institute of Design’ payable at Ahmedabad for Rs.750/-.

The applicant should also send in an attested copy of the relevant certificate from competent authority and a self addressed envelope of 9” x 12” size with Rs.40/- stamps affixed.

The envelope should be marked with ‘NID ADMISSIONS 2011’.

Contact Information

Address: Paldi, Ahmedabad – 380 007
Phone: +91 79 26623462
Fax: +91 79 26621167
Email: admissions@nid.edu
Website: www.nid.edu

Last date for receipt of form: 12 November 2010

Test for PGDPD (at all centers): 8th January, 2011


Test for GDPD (at all centers): 9th January, 2011