CMC Vellore Entrance Test 2014
There will be a Computer Based Test for all the Group A and B Courses.
A Computer-Based test consisting of multiple choice questions is conducted in English (see examples at the end). Each question will have five possible answers. Your task will be to select the one best answer to each question. There will be ONLY ONE CORRECT ANSWER to each question. For the degree courses (MBBS, BSc Nursing & Allied Health Science Degree Courses) there are 60 questions each in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (120 minutes total time). This is followed by 120 questions in General Ability including Speed and Accuracy and also a few questions on issues of current topical interest.
The 120 question in General Ability will be in two sections.
- Section I will have 60 questions to be answered in 50 minutes
- Section II will have 60 questions to be answred in 20 minutes.
The duration of whole examination will be 3 hours and 10 minutes.
For the Diploma courses, the examination consists of 25 questions each in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and 15 questions in General ability. The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes.
For other courses where a background in science is not required, the non-science paper will have 90 questions including English, General Ability, speed and accuracy and a few questions on issues of current topical interest. The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes.
For courses which require a special paper, there will be 90 questions pertaining to that particular subject.
The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes.
Details of the Computer Based Test are given HERE
BENGALURU, BHUBANESWAR, CALICUT, CHENNAI, DELHI, ERNAKULAM, GUWAHATI, HYDERABAD, KOLKATA, KOTTAYAM, LUCKNOW, MADURAI, MUMBAI, PUDUCHERRY, SALEM, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, VELLORE, VIJAYAWADA & PENANG (MALAYSIA)
The entrance test for the Group A degree courses and the Science test for the Group B diploma courses will consist of multiple-choice questions in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Ability with emphasis on Speed and Accuracy, and a few questions on issues of current topical interest. The test will be conducted in ENGLISH. More information regarding the entrance test and sample questions are given in Annexure III titled “Information on Computer Based Tests”. Performance in this test will be the basis for being called for the Step-2 (practical tests and interviews) and final selections.
The General Paper (Non Science) for Group B will consist of multiple choice questions of a general nature, including very basic science, general knowledge, current awareness and general ability.
Special Test and Interviews
Special tests and Interviews for selection to the various courses will be held at Vellore according to the schedule on page 3. Candidates who write the All India Entrance Test in May and are short listed for Step-2 will be intimated by letter sent by email/Speed Post around the first week of June. Hall ticket numbers of these candidates invited for Step-2 will also be posted on the college website around first week of June 2014.
At the time of the Step-2 for MBBS, BSc Nursing and Allied Health Science degree courses, Christian students who have applied under the sponsored category will be given a test on Bible Knowledge (50 multiple choice questions.
Being called for Step 2 does not necessarily mean selection or acceptance of eligibility.
At the time of registration for Step 2; original certificates should be produced for verification. Attested photocopies are admissible only for the interview but not for the registration for admission.
Announcement of Results
The list of candidates provisionally selected will be put up on notice boards in the CMC, Vellore, College and Town campuses as per the dates in page 3. Candidates can also access their results from the website.
The syllabus for the common entrance tests (unless otherwise specified) will be a mixture of „plus two‟ level boards recognised by the TN Dr MGR Medical University. Papers will be in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Ability including Speed and Accuracy and a few questions on current topical interest. Wherever there is a special paper for a particular course, the questions will be related to that subject.