NRI Admissions: Know Private Medical Colleges in Kerala
Shivani Bhatt, 04 Dec 2018

NRI Quota in Medical Colleges in Kerala - The private medical colleges in Kerala have seats earmarked for NRI candidates. The private medical colleges for NRI in Kerala listed in this article are recognized by the Medical Council of India. The medical colleges in Kerala are affiliated to a number of universities. They are Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University (Deemed), Coimbatore and Calicut University. In Kerala, the Commissioner of Entrance Exams (CEE), set up in 1983, conducts an entrance examination for admission to professional courses.

The Kerala Engineering Agricultural Medical Entrance Examinations (KEAM) is the major section of CREE takes care of Agriculture, Engineering and Medical Entrance test in which approximately two lakh candidates participate each year. The other exams conducted by KEAM are Architecture, Pharmacy, BDS, Ayurveda, Homeo, Siddha, Unani, Forestry, Veterinary and Fisheries.

The medical courses in Kerala include MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BHMS & BUMS under the Kerala University of Health Sciences. These courses are of five and half year donation including one-year rotatory internship.

Admission to the private medical colleges in India is done through the national exam – National Eligibility CUM Entrance Test (NEET) conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). NEET-UG exam is going to be conducted on May 5, 2019. The candidates who score the required cutoff of the NEET exam are required to register for the State Counselling for the seat allotment. For Kerala, the state counselling is done by Commissioner of Entrance Exams who will prepare a Kerala State Rank List of NEET-UG 2018.

  1. The categorization of seats in Self-financing Colleges run by institutions under Govt. control and other Private Self-financing colleges will be notified separately.

  2. The allotments/admissions to the State Quota seats in all the Government as well as Private Self-Financing Medical colleges shall be done through a Common Counselling conducted by the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations.

  3. The Common Counselling will include NRI seats in Self-Financing Medical Colleges.

Eligibility for Admissions under NRI Quota in Private Medical Colleges

Candidates seeking admission to the NRI Quota seats in private/self-financing medical colleges are required to submit the documents listed below and are required for verification.

  • Relationship certificate of the Sponsor and students to be issued by the Revenue Authorities.

  • Overseas Employment Certificate issued by the Employer, attested by the Embassy and if self-employed, it should also be attested by the Embassy.

  • Passport with Visa stamped on it and attested by the Embassy.

  • Sponsorship Certificate: A self-affidavit of the relationship between the sponsor and the candidate.

  • Only Indian Citizen/Overseas citizen of India/Person of Indian Origin with a relevant document to proof his/her citizenship can be a sponsor.

  • Similar to the admission to NRI seats done in 2017, the admissions in 2018 will be made on the basis of NEET-UG 2018 merit ranks of eligible NRI aspirants who have applied online at CEE. The CEE will prepare a State rank for Kerala State Rank List of NEET-UG 2018.

  • The financially supporting NRI relative of the candidate can only be a “Blood relative” such as own parents and siblings and parents siblings like Father/Mother/ Brother/Sister/Uncle/Aunt.

  • NRI seat aspirants must furnish the photocopies of supporting documents listed below:

  1. NRI status certificate of the financial supporter issued by the embassy of the respective country under their seal.

  2. Copy of NRI Bank account passbook of the financial supporter.

  3. Copy of Passport of financial supporter.


Private medical colleges in Kerala Admissions

The first round of Kerala MBBS counselling is conducted after the results of NEET-UG are declared. The aspirants interested in joining the private medical colleges in Kerala are required to register with the state counselling authority – Commissioner of Entrance Exam. The counselling for Kerala for NRI candidates will be conducted online. The candidates are required to submit their options on the web portal for Kerala MBBS admission. The process for MBBS counselling comprises of registration, option entry, details submission and option locking. There will be three rounds of counselling for private medical colleges in Kerala for NRI including a mop-up round of counselling.

S.No

Name and Address of
Medical College / Medical Institution

University Name

Annual Intake (Seats)

NRI Seats

Round 2

Round 3

Fee (in Lacs)

AIR Opening

AIR Closing

AIR Opening

AIR Closing

1

Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

 

 

 

67329

20

2

Amala Institute of Medical Sciences, Thrissur

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

29652

78026

76813

97354

20

3

Amrita School of Medicine, Elamkara, Kochi

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University (Deemed), Coimbatore

100

15

 

 

 

 

20

4

Azeezia Instt of Medical Science, Meeyannoor, Kollam

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

154242

252324

225922

408413

20

5

Dr. Somervel Memorial CSI Hospital & Medical College, Karakonam, Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

150

23

 

 

 

 

20

6

Jubilee Mission Medical College & Research Institute, Thrissur

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

21317

75099

21317

81904

20

7

Kannur Medical College, Kannur

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

 

 

185492

482726

20

8

Karuna Medical College, Palakkad

Calicut University

100

15

 

 

152765

418770

20

9

KMCT Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

Calicut University

150

23

72144

233621

116554

421991

20

10

Malabar Medical College, Kozhikode, Calicut

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

150

23

 

 

240431

505172

20

11

Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College, Kolenchery

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

45023

89230

83591

157833

20

12

M E S Medical College, Perintalmanna Malappuram, Kerala

Calicut University

100

15

 

 

67655

145273

20

13

Pushpagiri Institute Of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Tiruvalla

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

78943

91889

84028

132692

20

14

Sree Gokulam Medical College Trust & Research Foundation, Trivandrum

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

150

23

94145

207646

96177

338743

20

15

Sree Narayana Instt. of Medical Sciences, Chalakka, Ernakulam

Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala

100

15

110715

247646

190101

423416

20

16

Sree Uthradom Thiurnal Academy of Medical Sciences, Trivandrum

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

 

 

28829

352746

20

17

Travancore Medical College, Kollam

Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur

100

15

74553

137031

118009

198732

20

Kerala MBBS Admission 2018 - Important Dates

Exam Activity

Dates

Kerala Medical Online Application Starts

February 1, 2018

Last Date to fill application form

February 28, 2018

Last date for sending printout of KEAM Online Application along with supporting documents

March 31, 2018

NEET 2018

May 6, 2018

Release of NEET Result 2018

June 5, 2018

Reopening of KEAM Application Form

First week of July 2018*

Filling of NEET 2018 scores in KEAM 2018 portal

First week of July 2018*

Last date for sending printout of Online Application along with supporting documents (those who didn’t send in first phase of KEAM application)

Second week of July 2018*

Publication of Kerala MBBS 2018 Merit List

Second week of July 2018*

Online Registration of Options (Priority of College, etc.)

Third week of July 2018*

Trial Allotment Result

Third week of July 2018*

First Counselling Round Seat Allotment Result

Fourth week of July 2018*

Remittance of Admission Fee and Reporting to College

Fourth week of July 2018*

Window for Online Options Confirmation (Altering priority or deleting options)

First week of August 2018*

Second Counselling Round Seat Allotment Result

First week of August 2018*

Remittance of Admission Fee and Reporting to College

First week of August 2018*

*Tentative Dates

 

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