Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q. What is the eligibility for the courses?
A. As prescribed by MCI / DCI, candidates who have passed their M.B.B.S. or B.D.S. from an institution recognized by MCI / DCI and have completed (or expecting to complete their internship by 30/04/2014) are eligible for the courses. Candidate/s should also meet other requirements as prescribed by MCI / DCI.

Q. Is the Entrance Test open only to Karnataka students?
A. No, this test is open to all the eligible students in the country.

Q. Are candidates applying from outside the State of Karnataka eligible to get the benefit of lower eligibility qualifying marks?
A. Yes, All India SC / ST candidates only are eligible to get the benefit of lower eligible qualifying marks.

Q. I have finished my M.B.B.S. a few years ago. Am I eligible for these courses?
A. Yes, you can apply for the notified courses, as long as you fulfill the basic eligibility as prescribed by MCI / DCI.

Q. Is there an age limit for admission to the courses?
A.No, there is no age limit for admission to the courses.

Q. I am interested in applying for certain courses, but these are not listed in the course list provided in the brochure.
A.The course list provided in this brochure is limited to only those courses offered by COMEDK Member Institutions.

Q. When is the last date to apply?
A.All filled-in applications must reach the office of COMEDK on or before 03rd January 2014 Friday, by 5:00PM. Applications received after the stipulated date and time will be liable for rejection.

Q. What is the procedure of seat selection?
A.For the academic year 2014-2015, selection of seats for the Post Graduate courses in Member Institutions will be based on merit, taking into account the performance of the candidate in COMEDK PGET-2014, COMEDK entrance test & publication of test score and rank list will be followed by central counseling (Single window). The details of the arrangement made will be published in due course on our website.

Q. How will I know my test results?
A.The results will be uploaded under applicant login in the COMEDK website for all the eligible candidates only.

Q. If I have 5 clarifications in the provisional answer key, then do I send a DD of Rs.1000 or Rs.5000?
A.You have to send a DD of Rs.5000. (Rs.1000 per clarification) along with the format (Annexure-II)

Q. Would I get a refund for the amount, which I have sent along with my clarification/s?
A.You would be entitled for a refund only to the extent your clarification/s is/are upheld by the COMEDK academic committee. The refund cheque would be sent to candidate/s by Speed Post to the address given by the candidate on the application form only after the completion of the COMEDK PGET 2014 process.

Q. Can I send a black & white photograph with the Application Form?
A.No, the photographs to be provided in the application form have to be identical colour photographs. It should not be more than 6 months old. Application with smudged / tampered or hazy photograph will not be accepted.

Q. Where should the applications be sent and to whom should it be addressed?
A.Completed Application Form/s must be sent to the below mentioned address:
The Executive Secretary - COMEDK,
# 132, Second Floor, 11th Main Road,
17th Cross, Malleswaram,
Bangalore - 560055,
Karnataka.

Q. Whether any Demand Draft towards the application fees obtained from any private / co-operative bank is acceptable?
A.No, only Demand Draft from any of the listed nationalized banks in Annexure-I is acceptable.

Q. Whether COMEDK sends a hard copy of Test Admission Ticket to the candidates?
A.No, Test Admission Tickets have to be downloaded and printed from our website and no hard copies would be dispatched.

Q. Whether COMEDK sends a hard copy of the Rank Card to the candidates?
A.No, Rank cards have to be downloaded and printed from our website and no hard copies would be dispatched.

Q. What are the enclosures to be sent along with the filled in application form?
A.The following documents have to be sent along with the filled in application form as enclosures.

Note: Send the Application and enclosures in A4 size envelope only.
Do not fold the application form.
Kindly arrange the documents in the following order:

Mandatory Documents:
  1. Demand Draft has to be drawn from the nationalized bank in favour of "COMEDK" (Check for the correct spelling), payable at Bangalore (DD must be payable at Bangalore only) for Rs. 2250/- (Rupees Two Thousand Two Hundred and Fifty Only) application number & applicant’s name to be written behind the DD. Check for the banker’s seal and signature on the DD. Demand Draft from any bank other than the Banks listed in the Annexure – I will not be accepted.
  2. Printed Online Application Form.
  3. Photocopy of SSLC or 10th STD Marks card.
  4. Photocopies of All marks cards / consolidated marks sheet including that of failed year if any (First Year to Final Year university examination marks card/s).
  5. Photocopy of Attempt Certificate is a statement indicating the number of attempt one has taken to clear a particular subject/year.
  6. Photocopy of Internship Completion Certificate / Internship Completed Certificate.
  7. Photocopy of Degree Certificate / Provisional Degree Certificate / Passing Certificate / Course Completion Certificate.
  8. Photocopy of Registration Certificate / Provisional Registration Certificate or a receipt / an acknowledgement issued from the competent authority against applying for Registration Certificate.
  9. Candidates belonging to SC / ST (All India) and OBC of Karnataka would be considered for lower eligibility, provided they furnish the duly attested Photocopy of the following Certificates:
    • SC / ST : Caste Certificate issued by competent authority (Authorized to issue such a certificate but not below the rank of a Tahsildar)
    • OBC: Category 1, 2A, 2B, 3A and 3B: As notified by the Karnataka Govt. Caste and Income Certificate issued by Tahsildar or higher revenue jurisdictional authority authorized to issue such a certificate.
    • MINORITY : Religious (Christian) of All India / Linguistic (Tulu/Telugu) of Karnataka minority candidates have to produce certificate as per Annexure - IV
Candidates who have not produced appropriate supporting documents for claiming the status of Religious / Linguistic Minority / SC / ST / OBC will be REJECTED.