As per the Regulations of Medical/Dental Council of India, the qualifying examination prescribed for admission to MBBS/BDS is 2nd PUC or 10+2 higher secondary or equivalent examination, recognized by State / Central Government. The last two years of study shall comprise of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB) with English as a compulsory subject.
The candidates must have passed these subjects (PCB) individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% of marks taken together in PCB (40% in the case of SC, ST and OBC of Karnataka state); they must also secure not less than 50% marks (40 % in the case of SC, ST and OBC of Karnataka state) in PCB in the Common Entrance Test of COMEDK 2013.
English is one of the subjects to be tested along with Physics, Chemistry and Biology during COMEDK UGET 2013 and the candidates should secure not less than 50% marks in English, (40 % in the case of SC, ST and OBC of Karnataka state). However, the marks so secured in English will not be added for the determination of rank list as the rank list will be drawn exclusively based on the minimum required marks secured by the candidates in PCB; further, a candidate is not entitled for a rank if he/she fails to secure 50% or 40% of marks in English, as the case may be. The paper on English language will be of Matriculation standard and test the candidate’s comprehension of the language, the structure of words, phrases, clauses, and sentences.
If a candidate/s on being qualified earlier, and had selected a MBBS seat in an earlier COMEDK UG entrance test and has failed to join the college selected without surrendering the seat at the COMEDK level or if the said candidate having joined the college failed to pursue his / her education such candidates NEED NOT apply for
COMEDK UGET-2017. Illustration:
If a general merit candidate has secured 50% in English and not less than 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together, his/her name would be announced in the rank list based on the marks secured by him in PCB Illustration.
If a Candidate has secured more than 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together but has secured less than 50% in English, he / she will not be eligible to participate in the seat selection process as his/her name will not figure in the Rank list. Illustration.
If a Candidate has secured more than 70% in English but has secured less than 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together, he/she will not be eligible to participate in the seat selection process as he/she will not figure in the Rank list.