CMC Vellore

CMC Vellore- Medical Entrance Exam 2014

Last Date to Apply

March 27, 2014


About CMC Vellore- Medical Entrance Exam 2014

  • Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore (CMC Vellore) is an educational and research institute and a hospital located at Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India.
  • The college is affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
  • It conducts entrance exam for admission to MBBS
  • It is amongst the top ranked medical colleges in India.
  • Total Seats: 100 seats (84 sponsored and 16 open seats)

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About the MBBS Course at CMC Vellore

Duration of the course: Four and a half years followed by one year of Compulsory Rotating Residential internship.

The undergraduate course in medicine comprises of three stages.

  • The first stage of 12 months duration consists of the basic sciences- Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry.
  • The Second Stage of 18 months duration and comprises clinical and para-clinical subjects - Pharmacology, Pathology, Microbiology and Forensic Medicine.
  • The Final stage is of 24 months duration and covers Ophthalmology, Oto-rhinolaryngology, Community Medicine, General Medicine, Child Health,Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery and Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

Posting in the Hospital

  • A Block posting in Community Health is an integral part of each stage.
  • Posting in mission hospitals and secondary care centres is a unique feature of medical education

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Who can apply – The eligibility criteria

Age: Candidates should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or should complete the said age on or before December 31 of the said year.

Minimum qualification Marks:

  • Candidates should have passed the qualifying examination equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary period of 12 years of study, the last two years of study comprising of Physics, Chemistry and Biology with English.
  • Category Minimum Marks in Class 12 level in each of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (or Botany and Zoology taken together)  Aggregate of these subjects, both at qualifying and competitive examinations * English
    General  60% marks 140/200 passed in English
    BC   60% marks 130/200  passed in English 
     MBC  55% marks 120/200  passed in English 
    SC/ST   40% marks 80/200   passed in English 
    * Calculation of Aggregate Marks
  • Example: If a candidate has 72% in Biology, 66% in Chemistry and 70% in Physics,
    then the aggregate works out to: {72 + (66 +70)/2} or {72 + 68} out of 200, i.e. 140/200 and is eligible.
  • Candidates should have passed in all subjects of the qualifying examination of the Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (Academic) conducted by the Tamil Nadu State Board or any other equivalent examination in one and the same attempt in the subjects.

Application process and mode of submission

  • Payment of Fees 
    • Demand Draft- Demand draft should be made in favour of “C.M.C. Vellore Association a/c” on any Scheduled Bank, payable in Vellore.
      • Keep your demand draft ready before filling the application form.
      • Write your name and application number on the back of the demand draft and send the original DD to this office before the last date. 
    • Bank Challan- The fees can also be paid  through bank challan at no extra cost at any branch of ICICI bank in India.
    • Online Payment- Only through Credit Card
  • Download Admit Card- Please keep your application number as ID and date of birth as password to download your hall ticket from the website.


  • Application Fee for MBBS- Rs. 1300 for Indian Nationals
    • Administrative Fee- Rs. 800
    • Registration Fee- Rs. 500
  • Application Fee for MBBS- For Foreign Nationals
  SAARC Countries INR Rest of the World US$
Administrative Fee 1700 100
Registration Fee 1700 125

Selection process

Selection is based on merit and consists of two stages

A preliminary written test 

Stage-1 on May 23, 2014- 

  •  Consisting of Computer Based Test- A test consisting of multiple choice questions is conducted in English on an All India basis.
  • Candidates who write the All India Entrance Test on May 23, 2014 and are short listed for Stage-2 will be intimated by letter sent by email/Speed Post around the first week of June.

Test Centres for Stage 1 Test

Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Calicut, Chennai, Delhi, Ernakulam, Guwahati,Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kottayam, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Puducherry, Salem,Thiruvananthapuram, Vellore, Vijayawada & Penang (Malaysia)


  • Special Test for short-listed candidates to assess the candidate’s character and aptitude. Interviews will also form part of assesment at this stage.
  • During the process, the aptitude of the candidate for the healing ministry, willingness to serve in remote mission hospitals and a sense of compassion for the suffering will be assessed.

For Christian students applying under the sponsored category

  • A written test in Bible Knowledge will be a part of the tests at Vellore consisting of 50 Multiple Choice Questions.
  • Admission to the programme for the year is subject to being certified medically fit by the Medical board of Christian Medical College, Vellore.

Total Number of seats: 100 seats per year of which not less than 42 shall be women

The final distribution of seats will be as follows:

  • All India Open - 16 seats.
    • One candidate will be selected by the Government of India (separate requests for obtaining prescribed applications are to be addressed to the authorities.
    • 20 % (3 seats) of the open seats shall be reserved for candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste / Tribes (SC/ST).
      • The candidates belonging to SC/ST should indicate this on the application form and a photocopy of the certificate of proof issued by the Deputy Tahsildar or the District Magistrate MUST be enclosed. The original of the Certificate is required.
  • Sponsored Candidates - 84 seats

Know more about the Sponsorsip at CMC Vellore

  • Up to 84 seats will be reserved for the sponsored candidates.
  • The selection committee will shortlist eligible candidates to attend stage 2, which will be conducted only at Vellore.


Last Date to apply is March 27, 2014 and to send supporting documents wherever required is April 4, 2014

Exam pattern

Stage 1- Computer Based Test

  • The entrance test will consist of multiple-choice questions in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Ability with emphasis on Speed and Accuracy.
  • A few questions on issues of current topical interest.
  • The test will be conducted in ENGLISH.

Other important details

Address CMC Vellore- Medical Entrance Exam 2014

The Registrar, Christian Medical College, Vellore, INDIA, 632002 

Contact CMC Vellore- Medical Entrance Exam 2014

Phone : +91 (416) 2284255    
Fax : (0416) 2262788

Exam Date

May 23, 2014



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The hospital was founded by Ida Sophia Scudder in 1900. The Christian Medical College is a registered voluntary, non profit making organization and began in 1918.