Himachal Pradesh University BAMS/ BHMS Admissions 2017 will be offered on the basis of NEET scores as per the new guidelines of the CBSE. Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla is a public non-profit university located in Shimla which is fully financed by the Government of Himachal Pradesh and the University Grants Commission, New Delhi. From now onwards, the CBSE will conduct the entrance test i.e NEET. It has now become the only medical entrance test for the admission in any government as well as private medical colleges in India. This page provides the complete information on the Himachal Pradesh University BAMS/ BHMS Admission 2017 which comprises the eligibility criteria, application process, selection process etc.
Through NEET Score, the candidates can get the admission into following affiliated college of HP University and any other colleges in India. Duration of BAMS/BHMS Course is 5½ years including one-year compulsory rotatory internship.
BAMS Course in Rajiv Gandhi Ayurvedic College Paprola, District. Kangra (H.P.)
State Quota seats as also Management Quota Seats in BHMS Course in Solan Homeopathic Medical College & Hospital, Kumarhatti -Distt. Solan.
Latest Update:As per the notification released by the CBSE, it is notified that the admission in BHMS and BAMS course in government and private medical colleges in Himachal Pradesh will be based on NEET scores. So all those students who are looking forward to getting admission in BHMS and BAMS course should fill NEET Application form. The candidates are required to fill the NEET application form by following the link below.
Himachal Pradesh University BAMS/ BHMS Admissions Dates 2017
HP University Online Application starts
May 3rd week 2017
Last date to apply for HP University Application
June 3rd week 2017
Issue of Merit List for the HP University BAMS/ BHMS Admission
August 2nd week 2017
HP University BAMS/BHMS Seats
No. of Seats
41- Bonafide Himachali's
2- GOI Nominee
7 Other Categories*
47- State Quota Seats
28- Management Quota Seats
Malaysian Nationals and ICCR Sponsored Candidates - 1
All India Basis against which Bonafide Himachali who have applied for Group - I seats will also be considered on the basis of over all merit of the Entrance Test - 5
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Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Eligibility criteria
The eligibility criteria for the BAMS and BHMS course offered in Himachal Pradesh University is given separately below. The candidates can find the details of the eligibility criteria for both the courses.
BAMS Course offered in Himachal Pradesh University
Candidate should have completed or should complete the age of 17 years and must not have completed 25 years of age on December 31 of the year of the concerned competitive examination.
At the time of applying for the Entrance Test, candidates should have passed/appeared in any one of the qualifying examination:
Class 12 Examination or an equivalent examination with 50% marks in aggregate (40% marks for Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes/Other Backwards Classes) from a recognised University/Board with Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects inclusive of a practical test in Science subjects and should have also qualified the subject of English.
B.Sc. Degree with 50% marks (40% marks for Scheduled Castes/Tribes/Other Backward Classes) from a recognised University established with any three subjects out of Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Physiology, Physics, Human Anatomy and Bio-Chemistry; provided that such a candidate must have passed the Pre-Medical or an equivalent examination with English as compulsory subject of Board/University.
Any Examination of a University/Board/College or School in a foreign country recognised as equivalent.
Candidates who have appeared/appearing in Class 12 or its equivalent examination and the result of the same has not yet been declared can also apply for the Combined BAMS/BHMS Entrance Test.
BHMS Course offered in Himachal Pradesh University
Candidate should have attained the age of 17 years on or before December 31 of the year of admission
Candidate should have passed Class 12 from H.P. Board of School Education or from a recognised Board or equivalent degree/examination passed with Science (Medical group with Physics, Chemistry & Biology) of the University/ H. P. Board of School Education in Science subjects.
Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Application form and Admit Card
Candidates have to fill in the online NEET application form to get the admission in BAMS/ BHMS course in Himachal Pradesh University. Before filling the ONLINE form, candidates have to satisfy their eligibility to appear in the Entrance Test. The candidates are advised to fill the application form on or before the due date.
However, the candidates need to fill the separate Himachal University Application Form for the counselling which would be held by the Himachal Pradesh University. The application form will be available soon. The candidates are advised to keep themselves updated on the website of motachashma.
Things to be kept ready before filling the HP University Application Form
Scanned Photograph: Candidates have to upload a copy of passport size colour photograph with the specifications mentioned below:
The photograph must be taken in full-face view directly facing the camera.
Photograph should have no shadows and red eyes
Maximum size 50 kb
Format: It should be jpg. Only
Scanned Signature of Candidate: Candidates have to upload their scanned signature done on a white paper with black ink with the specifications mentioned below:
Maximum size 30 kb
Format: It should be jpg. Only
Scanned Signature of Parents: Candidates have to upload their parents scanned signature done on a white paper with black ink with the specifications mentioned below:
Maximum size 30 kb
Format: It should be jpg. Only
Email ID and Mobile Number: Candidates should have to carry a valid Email ID and a correct mobile number before filling the application form.
Steps to fill the HP University Application Form
Step 1(Register): The first step a candidate needs to follow is to register themselves on the official website by following the link which will be available when the application process gets started.
Step 2 (Fee Payment): After completing the registration details, the candidates need to make the payment of the required application fee.
Step 3 (Fill the application form): The candidates after the payment of the application fee have to fill the application form in which they need to fill the basic details and have to upload the photo and signature.
Step 4 (Submission): At last, the candidates need to view the application form and make the changes if needed. After verifying all the details, the candidates have to submit the application fee
Payment of HP University Application Fee
The candidates have two options to make the payment of the application fee through online mode or offline mode. The two of the methods are well described below.
Online Mode: The candidates can make the payment through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card.
Offline Mode: The another method to make the payment of the application fee is through challan. In case of challan, candidates has to deposit the requisite amount in the SBI Branch
Submission of Application Form
Candidates are advised to check the details of the application form and then make the final submission as the candidates need to know that once the application gets submitted, any changes in the application form will not be liable.
After the successful submission of the application form, the candidates are also advised to keep at least two printouts of the application form with them for future reference
Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Fees
The application fee for the different category is different and the candidates are required to pay the application fee according to their category. The application fee should only be payable once.
General & Other Categories
Himachal Pradesh University BAMS/ BHMS Fee Structure
The annual fee structure provided below is for the Rajiv Gandhi Govt. Post Graduate Ayurvedic College and Solan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital. The candidates can find the fee for both the colleges which is separately given below.
Rajiv Gandhi Govt. Post Graduate Ayurvedic College Fee Structure
Solan Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital Fee Structure
Candidates are required to pay Rs 70,500 in total towards the Annual Charges every year.
Lab Maintenance Fund
Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Result and Counselling
Before the declaration of the result of the NEET Test. The answer keys for the same will be displayed on the Notice Board as well as the official website of the University for seven days i.e. July 3rd week 2017.
In case the candidate is not satisfied with the answer keys then they can challenge it by making a representation to the Deputy Registrar (Secrecy) H.P. University, Shimla-5 within seven days.
In case, candidate intends to obtain a photocopy of their OMR Answer Sheet they can apply for the same within seven days from the declaration of the result to the following address along with a Fee of Rs 100 via IPO’s/Bank Draft Drawn in favour of Finance Officer, H.P. University, Shimla-5.
The Dean of Studies H.P. University Summer Hill, Shimla-5
HP University Selection Process for BAMS/ BHMS
Candidates will be offered admission to the BAMS/ BHMS Courses strictly on the basis of merit provided. Basically, there are two stageswhichis mentioned below.
Minimum Marks in NEET Exam: Candidate should have secured at least 50% marks in the Entrance Test. (40% in the case of SC/ST/OBC).
Final Result: HPU Admissions 2017 Result for BAMS/BHMS indicating marks in respect of all the candidates appeared in the Entrance Test will be declared and displayed on the University Notice Board and website on July last week 2017
Medical Examination and Registration: Selected candidates will be called for medical examination and verification of documents attached to the original application in the college at their own expenses.
Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Exam pattern
Medium of Question Paper: The medium of examination shall be English
Type of Question Paper: The question paper will be of objective (MCQ) type
Duration of Exam: 2½ hours
Marks Distribution: Each question carries 1 mark. For each correct response the candidate will get one mark.
Negative Marking: There will be no negative marking.
No. of Questions: There will be 150 questions of one mark each in all
The examination shall consist of one combined paper only, in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry (Including Organic Chemistry) and Biology. The Question Paper will be based on NCERT books of the Academic Session according to which Class 12 examination was conducted by the H.P. Board of School Education.
The candidates will have to carry their own materials such as Ball point pens, Card Board, etc, in the Examination Hall.
The candidate should completely darken the appropriate circle with Blue/Black Ball Pen
Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Important details
The Himachal Pradesh University also offers the Stipend/Scholarships and Prizes offered through Rajiv Gandhi Govt. Post Graduate Ayurvedic College. The important information is given below.
Every student of BAMS gets Rs. 200 per month as Scholarship/Stipend are being 1st Prof., II Prof. and III Prof. on the basis of Poverty cum Brilliancy for Ten toppers.
The Eligible Girl Students get Rs. 9000 per year under "Maharishi Balmiki Stipend Yojna."
Group 1: Candidates should be a bonafide resident of Himachal Pradesh and should possess minimum educational criteria as prescribed in the prospectus.
Group 2: Govt. of India nominee will have to fulfil the prescribed eligibility. These seats have been allocated to the State of J & K by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Health
Group 3: These seats are to be filled up on All India Basis, there is no condition of Bonafide Himachali and all candidates who possess the minimum educational qualification and other criteria are covered under this Group.
Group A: In this group the State Quota Seats fall in which the candidates should be a bonafide resident of Himachal Pradesh and should possess minimum educational criteria as prescribed.
Group B: In this group the Management Quota Seats fall in which the seats are open to all without any domicile conditions.
HP University BAMS/ BHMS Last Year Dates
The dates given in the below attachment is of last year as the Himachal Pradesh University has not released the latest notification. The dates for the current year will soon be updated on this page as when the notification or the information brochure get released.
Himachal Pradesh University Admissions Contact
Summer Hill Chowk, Summer Hill, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171005