In recent years, medicine and the allied sciences have gained popularity as a career. Every year, India’s medical entrance exams are seeing more and more takers. Many examinations were scrapped with the implementation of NMC Act and NEET. Many others will be gone within a couple of years. It’s not unusual for students to end up overwhelmed with too many shifts, not knowing which exam to take for admission to their dream college. This has encouraged us to compile all of India’s medical entrance tests for medical aspirants.
Eligibility for Medical Entrance Exams 2020
- 1 Eligibility for Medical Entrance Exams 2020
- 2 Popular Medical Courses in India
- 3 List of The Medical Entrance Exams
- 4 Kerala Engineering Agriculture Medical Examination (KEAM)
- 5 Karnataka Common Entrance Test (Karnataka CET)
- 6 Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya Common Entrance Test (DAVV CET)
- 7 NITTE University Under Graduate Entrance Test (NUUGET)
- 8 Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT)
- 9 NITTE University Post Graduate Entrance Test (NUPGET)
- 10 Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Entrance Exam (PGIMER Exam)
- 11 Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Examination (KIITEE)
- 12 Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test (IPU CET)
- 13 Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET)
- 14 Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT)
- 15 Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST)
- 16 Sathyabama University Entrance Examination (SAEEE)
- 17 Bharati Vidyapeeth EYECET Lateral Entry (BVP EYECET Lateral Entry)
- 18 Sri Siddhartha University All India Under Graduate Entrance Test (SSAHE AIUGET)
The eligibility requirements vary depending on the course and the exam you are appearing for. The basic eligibility to appear for the 2020 Medical Entrance Exams is however given as:
For UG exams:
- Any recognised board/university with the subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Biology will qualify the class 12th or equivalent exam form.
- The candidates who appear in the qualifying examination can apply as well.
For PG exams:
- Candidates with a degree in the related field may register for the 2020 Postgraduate Medical Entrance Exams.
Popular Medical Courses in India
India’s medical science industry has a long past. The country has numerous medical courses available and aspirants may select any course they are interested in. Some popular courses preferred by the candidates are however given as:
- Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences
Below is a list of the medical entrance exams in India for the current year. Candidates wishing to learn more about the respective exam can read more about it in the section below.
List of The Medical Entrance Exams
|KEAM||Karnataka CET||DAVV CET|
|PGIMER Entrance Exam||KIITEE||IPU CET|
|SAEEE||BVP EYECET||SSAHE AIUGET|
|SV AIUGCET||BVP MEDPET||BVP DENPET|
|BVP HOMPET||SDUAHER AIUGMET||AIPGMDET|
|CMC UG AWT||AU AIMEE||WBPGDAT|
|AMPCK PGCET||AUMEE||AIMS CET|
|JNU CBEE||RPMT||IITK MMST|
|BLDE UGET||AIPGMET-KOLHAPUR||CMC UG AWT|
|DYPU AIET||PIMS AICET||PPMET|
|MD/MS Course||NIA JPGET||BHU APGET|
|AHPNP PG||AIET AYURVED||GRAU PAET|
|BVP AYUPET||AIPGET AYURVED||KLEU PGAIET|
|RAV Delhi||Haryana PMT||RUET|
|BLDEU SSET||DYPU AIPGMDET||AIMSSCET|
|HIHT PMEE||BVP MASLPET||BVP M-EYECET|
|AMU MBBS||JIPMER||Gujrat PGMEE|
|AIPGDEE||KIMSDU PGDAIET||KIMSDU PGMAIET|
|NIPER Ph.D JAT||BVP CET Medical||MGM CET|
|OUPET||DUSET||AIMS Entrance Exam|
|MGIMS Entrance Exam||AFMC||CMC Vellore PG MEE|
|AIET Ayurved||AIPGPET Ayurved||DYPU AIPGPET|
|DYPU AIPTET||DYPU AIPGMET||WBPGMAT|
|Gujrat PGDEE||AUPGMEE||APGM CET|
|APGD CET||YUPGET||TMC MSc Nursing CET|
|DYPU AICET||SUNET||GRAU PGAET|
Kerala Engineering Agriculture Medical Examination (KEAM)
KEAM (Kerala Engineering, Agriculture and Medical) is an entrance exam at the state level for admission to various colleges in Kerala for (UG) courses. The KEAM is done by Kerala, CEE (Commissioner of Entrance Examination). The test is also known as the Kerala CEE test.
In addition to Kerala, it is also carried out on numerous research centres such as Delhi, Mumbai, Ranchi, and Shillong. KEAM 2020 is administered for admission to various UG courses such as MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BSMS, B.Sc (Forestry), B.Sc (honours), B.VSc (animal husbandry), B.FSc and B.Tech (in all normal divisions including agriculture, food processing, dairy science and technology).
Karnataka Common Entrance Test (Karnataka CET)
The Karnataka Common Entrance Test (KCET) is being conducted for the purpose of determining the eligibility/ merit, for admission of Karnataka candidates and the ward/s of Jammu & Kashmiri migrants to the First year or First semester of full-time courses for Government share of seats in Medical, Dental, Ayurveda, Homoeopathy, Unani, Naturopathy & Yoga, Engineering, Technology, Architecture, Farm Science courses in Government /University / Private Aided / Private Un-Aided Professional Educational Institutions in the State of Karnataka for the academic year.
An applicant must appear for the Common Entrance Test, which will be administered by the Karnataka Exams Board, Bangalore (hereinafter referred to as KEA), in order to get admitted to any of the professional courses through KEA.
The Common Entrance Test (CET) runs at 54 Sites, distributed over Karnataka Candidates who have passed or appear in Karnataka for qualifying examination may write ‘CET-2019’ in the KEA test centre in the district where the applicant has learned 2nd or 12th PUC.
Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya Common Entrance Test (DAVV CET)
DAVV CET (Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya Common Entrance Test) for admission to standard UG and PG courses offered for the academic year by State Universities and Technical Colleges under the jurisdiction. Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore conducted Common entrance test (CET DAVV). Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore announces schedule of its Common entrance test (CET) for admission to the following UG and PG courses to be offered for the academic years at its University Teaching Departments.
Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya is situated in Indore among the famous Central India Universities. Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya is conducting a standard entrance exam for aspirants who wish to gain admission to technical courses in their teaching departments in different disciplines.
Institute of Management Studies (IMS), International Institute of Professional Studies (IIPS), Educational Multimedia Research Center (EMRC), School of Economics (SOE), School of Commerce (SOC), School of Pharmacy, School of Life Sciences, School of Technology, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and School of Law are divisions of which admissions are rendered via the CET.
NITTE University Under Graduate Entrance Test (NUUGET)
The Nitte University, Mangalore, conducts all India Nitte University UG entrance test (NUUGET). All India Nitte University UG Entrance Test (NUUGET) is performed in its constituent colleges, namely K.S., for candidates seeking admission to M.B.B.S. and B.D.S. courses Academy of Pharmacy Hegde. The Dental Sciences AB Shetty Memorial Center, for the academic year.
NUUGET (NITTE University Under Graduate Entrance Test) for entry to NITTE University’s standard B.Sc, BPT, B.Pharm courses. The NUUGET 2020 is being performed on behalf of NUUGET by Nitte University, Mangalore. The Convener ‘s Office, NUUGET 2020 is situated on the campus of NITTE University. Qualified applicants wishing to apply for NUUGET 2020 can send their applications through the online mode.
Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT)
GRADUATE PHARMACY APTITUDE TEST (GPAT) is a national level entrance examination administered annually by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), as directed by the Government of India’s Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). This examination enables the identification of acceptable Pharmacy graduates for entry to the Master’s (M.Pharm) course.
The GPAT is an online examination based on the three-hour computer that is performed in a single session. The GPAT is an online three-hour programming examination performed in one day. All AICTE-approved institutions / university departments / constituent colleges / affiliated colleges accept the GPAT score. Also granted on the basis of the GPAT score are certain scholarships and other financial assistance in the field of Pharmacy. The GPAT 2020 is due to take effect on 28 January 2020.
NITTE University Post Graduate Entrance Test (NUPGET)
NUPGET is a national level examination conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), and is the prerequisite exam for admissions to Postgraduate Medical and Dental courses affiliated to NITTE University.
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Entrance Exam (PGIMER Exam)
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh will conduct Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Entrance Exam (PGIMER Entrance Exam) at a national level for admission to various MD / MS and MDS postgraduate courses. In 1960, PGIMER Chandigarh was conceived and designed to offer state-of-the-art medical education and research facilities to students. PGIMER carries out PGIMER Entry Test twice a year for the MD / MS course and once a year for MDS.
The first MD / MS session is in January and the second is in the month of July. Students can only be accepted to the PGIMER MD / MS or MDS course using the All India Merit List. Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, organises the examination for admission to MD / MS programmes. The test takes place twice a year i.e. in the month of January and July.
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Examination (KIITEE)
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology Entrance Examination (KIITEE) is an entrance exam conducted by Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology University for entry to the undergraduate and postgraduate technical engineering degrees. To apply for the application process, applicants must take the entrance test. Exam length will be three hours. Questions in it will consist of three subjects: Algebra, Physics, and Chemistry.
There will be a total of 120 (40×3) questions put. KIITEE 2020 Test does not charge a submission or review fee. For admissions to M.Tech, one can be admitted in different ways, such as Doors, Industries & Departments sponsorship, or KIIT entry test.
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test (IPU CET)
In the Common entrance test (CET), admissions to different programmes at Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University are based on merit a candidate achieves. Candidates can get the full details of GGSIPU Common Entrance Test (IPU CET) Exam 2020 material, such as Application Type, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Essential Dates and much more on this page. IPU CET Results Cut off points, search, import from the official website the CET Scorecard rating list.
Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET)
Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU) conducts HPCET-2020 for admission to B.Tech./B.Pharmacy / B.Pharmacy (Ayurveda), M.Tech, M.Pharmacy, MCA and MBA offered by HPTU and its affiliated universities considered to be universities or other universities founded under the State Act or its constituent units.
Admission to all courses shall be rendered on the basis of merit or rank/marks earned in the National Level Entrance Exam subject to minimum education requirements being met. However, after exhausting the validity of the National Level Entrance Examination, all courses must be accepted based on the quality of the marks earned in HPCET-2020.
Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT)
Every year, Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT), a National Level Entrance Test is conducted by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University to pick bright students from various parts of our world. The examination is being carried out for various programmes offered in the university’s numerous constituent institutes/colleges. Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar is accepting applications for admission to the Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Examination (SAAT) for the 2020 – 21 academic year.
SAAT is an annual examination administered at Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar, for admissions to B.Pharm, BHMCT, BDS, B.Tech, B.Sc. Nursing, MCA, MBA, MSc etc .. Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University Admission Test (SAAT) exam is conducted by Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan University, Bhubaneswar.
Lovely Professional University National Eligibility and Scholarship Test (LPUNEST)
Lovely Professional University conducts its own test LPUNEST (National Entrance & Scholarship Test). Lovely Technical University performs its own Individual Admission & Scholarship Examination (LPUNEST). For certain programmes, this exam forms the basis of qualifying for certain of the programmes and scholarships. Dependent on results in LPUNEST, the scholarship is given in all the degree programmes except for the Diploma in Elementary Education (D.EI.Ed.) course. The sum of the scholarship depends on the tuition cost, the enrollment date and the student’s results in LPUNEST.
Sathyabama University Entrance Examination (SAEEE)
The Sathyabama University Entrance Exam (SAEEE) is an annual Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) entry test; Bachelor of Engineering (BE), Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) at the University of Sathyabama, Chennai SUEE is under the leadership of Sathyabama University, Chennai. The University of Sathyabama conducts All India Level Traditional Entrance Examination, Sathyabama Entrance Examination.
All UG courses are accepted based on a Standard Entrance Test. Application Forms and brochures with information at the University Admission Office will be available. The exams usually take place during the odd semesters between October and December, and in the even semesters between March and May. The overall marks for each theory and practical course (excluding the final semester group work and Viva Voce exam) are to be 100.
Bharati Vidyapeeth EYECET Lateral Entry (BVP EYECET Lateral Entry)
BVP EYECET LA Eligibility To be eligible to appear for the EYECET LATERAL ENTRY review and provisional admission immediately to the Third Year B-Optom, each applicant should at a minimum meet the following requirements. A certificate course of at least two years (after std. XII (Higher Secondary-HSC) with Science) in Optometry was successfully completed.
Sri Siddhartha University All India Under Graduate Entrance Test (SSAHE AIUGET)
SSAHE AIUGET is an annual examination administered in the constituent colleges of Sri Siddhartha Medical College, Sri Siddhartha Dental College and Sri Siddhartha Institute of Technology for the academic year for admissions to Undergraduate M.B.B.S / B.D.S / B.E Courses. University of Sri Siddhartha All India Under Graduate Entrance Examination (SSAHE AIUGET), University of Sri Siddhartha, Tumkur.