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General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Opthalmology, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology

DURATION: 3 years (the duration of MD and MS courses is 2 years for those with a 2 year recognized diploma in the same speciality).



CITIZENSHIP: Indian nationals can apply under the General/In-service Category. Foreign nationals or Non Resident Indians or Indian nationals supported by NRI relatives can apply under the Foreign/NRI category. To qualify under the NRI category, candidates must be an NRI or supported by either Parents or Brothers or Sisters or Spouse having an NRI status.

Candidates supported by cousin brother/cousin sister, uncle, aunt, brother/sister-in-law or any other person will not be accepted.

NRI applicants should enclose the photocopy of the passport and the photocopy of the sponsoring relative's passport along with their application. If the spouse is sponsoring and his/her name is not reflected in the passport, marriage registration certificate should be enclosed. No other certificate or affidavit in lieu of the above will be accepted. Applications without the above mentioned enclosures will be treated as incomplete and will be rejected. No appeals will be entertained.

Pass in MBBS degree recognized by Medical Council of India.
Candidates completing their compulsory rotating internship on or before 30.04.2014 are eligible.

Candidates completing internship after 30.04.2014 are not eligible for admissions in this academic year.

Candidates should have obtained permanent registration with Medical Council or any of the State Medical Council or should obtain the same within one month from the date of admission.


GENERAL/IN-SERVICE/FOREIGN/NRI CATEGORY: Admissions are done on the basis of rank in the All India Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MU-OET)-2014. 

GOVERNMENT CATEGORY: Few medical seats in KMC, Manipal & Mangalore are reserved for candidates selected by the Directorate of Medical Education, Government of Karnataka, Bangalore.

IN-SERVICE CATEGORY:Based on the requirements of the department/institution, a few seats are reserved under this category. Seat allocation in this category depends on the need for getting faculty in a particular specialization which will be decided from time to time. Such candidates must be ready to give service agreement to serve Manipal University or sister institutions for atleast 3 years after completion of the course.

To be eligible,the Indian citizens who have served the institution/s (KMC Manipal or KMC Mangalore or associated teaching hospitals of MU) as Junior Resident for a minimum peroid of 8 months and are in active service at above mentioned institution/s at the time of counseling.

Candidates who are not working at the time of admission as above will not be considered under this category. These candidates will pay the same fees as applicable to the candidates under General category.

Candidates can apply either under General/In-Service or Foreign/NRI category. Those submitting applications under both General and Foreign/NRI categories will be considered only under the General category. Change of category at a later stage will not be entertained under any circumstances.


Foreign nationals or candidates holding foreign degrees must write to the Medical Council of India to obtain a temporary registration for the duration of the postgraduate training. Such candidates must be registered as Medical practitioners in the country from which they have obtained their basic Medical qualification. Their degrees must also be recognized by the corresponding Medical Council or by any other equivalent authority. 

Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MU-OET)- 2014


Duration-2.30 hours.There will be one question paper of 200 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) of the objective type which carries 200 marks. The approximate distribution of questions is as follows: Medicine including Paediatrics, Genetics, Dermatology & Venereology etc. (40), Surgery including, Orthopaedics, Trauma and Anaesthesiology (30), Obstetrics & Gynaecology (20), Community Medicine (20), Physiology (14), Pharmacology (14), Pathology (14), Anatomy (10), Otorhinolaryngology (10), Ophthalmology (10), Biochemistry (6), Microbiology (6), Forensic Medicine (6). 


Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Ernakulam, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mangalore, Manipal, Mumbai, Noida, Patna, Pune. 


The MU-OET will be held between 15.02.2014 and 24.02.2014. Candidates can select the test schedule of their choice in the Online Test Booking System . 

CLICK HERE for details on MU-OET schedule booking procedure, e-hall ticket and MU-OET guidelines. 


Based on the marks obtained in MU-OET 2014, Manipal University will declare a list of candidates in the order of merit separately for Foreign/NRI and General category. Merit list will be displayed on or before 28.02.2014 in the website.


All candidates possessing a 2 years postgraduate diploma from a recognised university will be given 5% additional marks and ranked in the merit list. Such candidates will be considered for admission/waitlisting for only the course in which they possess the PG Diploma. They will also be given a rank without the benefit of 5% additional marks, against which they will be considered for admission/waitlisting for any other course available during their turn in the counseling. Candidates with PG Diploma must enclose an attested copy of the certificate along with the FORM, without which the additional marks will not be awarded.




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