Govt | Est. 1965 | Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu
The Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli, is a Government College established in the Year 1965. The Medical college is affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and recognized by National Medical Commission (NMC). It has an annual intake of 250 seats in MBBS, 140 seats in 20 disciplines of Post-Graduate studies and 23 seats in 9 disciplines of super- Specialization studies. The Tirunelveli Medical College is proud of worldwide alumni referred to by the name Nellaimedicos. Tirunelveli also known as the Oxford of South India is home to a large number of reputed teaching institutions imparting higher education in different streams and a variety of disciplines since the last 100years. The college is among the top 5 in terms of UG course (MBBS) offered across the state Tamil Nadu.
The college is present over a sprawling campus of around 350 acres and has the best of infrastructure with spacious classrooms, Lecture halls to accommodate around 250+, Examination rooms, Demonstration rooms, Seminar halls. There are Departmental museums and well-equipped Laboratories. There is a huge Auditorium located deep inside the campus. 2 separate hostels for men (The House of Princes, The House of Lords) and 2 for women (The House of Angels). There is a Central Animal House with a wide range of common laboratory animals, for conduction of research programme. There are good Canteens and Recreation halls are amongst the best. There are facilities for Indoor and Outdoor Games and Sports facilities. The college has a spacious library area of over 3500sqmt and is spread on two floors with an excellent collection of Medical books of over 40000 with over 22793 new editions and International and National Journals, back volumes, Atlases, Dictionaries, Directories, Encyclopaedias, Technical Reports. There are separate Reading rooms and the E- library has good Internet facility. The college has pre-clinical, para-clinical and clinical disciplines. The hospital is 500 meters to the west of the main college campus, and the men's hostel is 500 meters southeast of the campus.
The Attached Hospital
Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital has a bed strength of 1717 and is a tertiary care Hospital with good number of patient input. The College is also attached to Tirunelveli Medical College Super-specialty Hospital which has the grand 20,000sqm state of the art modern hospital campus was completed in December 2018 and was inaugurated by the Hon’ Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Dhamodhardas Modi on 27th January 2019. It is a 330 bedded super-speciality hospital to serve people in and around. In addition, it is also attached with RMM Peripheral Hospital, A general hospital with a bed strength of 40. Fully equipped Emergency Operation Theatres, Cardiac Monitors, Ventilators, Nebulisers, Defibrillators, Central O2 and suction supply, 24hour Blood Biochemistry and Clinical Pathology, Blood Gas Analysis, ECG, USG, X-ray, C.T. Scan, MRI are available for casualty patients. All treatments - medicines and surgical interventions are provided free of cost. Facilities like Wheel Chairs & patient trolleys are available at the entrance of casualty. Free telephone, public utilities and waiting area are available. Hospital has facilities for burn treatment, Critical care services, Pharmacy and Physiotherapy. The Hospital's general specialities include General Medicine, General Surgery, OBG, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radiodiagnosis, ENT, Ophthalmology, Anaesthesiology, Pathology, Microbiology, Biochemistry & Forensic Medicine. Super-Speciality departments include: Cardiology, Pediatric Surgery, Gastroenterology, Plastic Surgery, Urology, Facio Maxillary & Dialysis.
Tirunelveli Medical College, 3, High Ground Rd, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu 627011
Phone: 0462 257 2733
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in Tamil Nadu
The medical aspirants seeking MBBS/BDS admission at Tamil Nadu. will have to register themselves for the Directorate Of Medical Education admission section for the admission process by filling out their application form. Tamil Nadu, MBBS/BDS admission 2020 is done on the basis of marks secured in NEET. Candidates who will qualify NEET Exam and meet the eligibility requirements can only register and fill the application form for Directorate Of Medical Education MBBS / BDS 2020 admissionDirectorate Of Medical Education counseling is conducted in Three rounds (Round 1, Round 2, and Subsequent MOP UP rounds). Seat selection for Government Seats and for Management quota seats will be through web counseling.
|Categories||Minimum Qualifying Marks|
|General/GEN-EWS||50th percentile marks in the qualifying exam|
|OBC/SC/ST Category||40th percentile marks in the qualifying exam|
|Persons With Disabilities||45th percentile marks in the qualifying exam|
Means and includes seats in Government colleges and Government share of seats in Private colleges.
*NEET 2020-Out of 3647 seats from 27 Government Colleges 547 seats got filled through AIQ (All India Quota) and the remaining 3100 got filled through State counseling process.
Rule Of Reservation By The Government Of Tamil Nadu As Follows:-
Category A - Seats in Government Medical Colleges.
Category C - Government Quota Seats in Self Financing Medical Colleges.
Category D - Seats in Government Dental College.
Category E-Government Quota seats in Self Financing Dental Colleges.
The candidates are advised to take a print out of the Prospectus from the official websites and read it carefully, along with the parent/guardian before filling up the online application form for the academic year
(i) The candidate should log in to any one of the following websites:
The application forms will be available online
(ii) Candidates should submit their filled-in online application form by uploading the details in the required fields. After filling up of the required fields in the online application, candidate should download the filled in application and submit the same along with the required enclosures to the following address:
THE SECRETARY, SELECTION COMMITTEE, 162, PERIYAR E.V.R. HIGH ROAD, KILPAUK, CHENNAI – 10.
(iii) Request for change in any particulars after submitting the online application form shall not be entertained under any circumstances.
(iv) If any original documents are enclosed along with the online application form, it will not be returned, and the Selection Committee is no way responsible for those documents. The candidates are instructed to enclose only photocopies of the following certificates along with the filled in the online application form.
(a) NEET- UG Admit card and Scorecard.
(b) Class X Mark Sheet (both sides of Mark Sheet should be photocopied)
(c) Class XI Mark Sheet (both sides of Mark Sheet should be photocopied).
(d) H.S.C. Mark sheet (both sides of the mark sheet should be photocopied) or any other equivalent examination.
(e) Transfer certificate obtained after the completion of H.S.C. or equivalent courses.
(f) Certificate for proof of study from VI std. to XII std.
(g) Nativity certificate for the candidates who have partly studied outside Tamil Nadu from Standard VI to Standard XII along with supporting documents as mentioned in Clause 5(f).
(h) The candidate who is native of Tamil Nadu and have studied from 6th Std. to 12th Std. in schools of Tamil Nadu should submit supporting documents of the parent’s certificates as mentioned in Clause 5(b).
(i) Permanent Community Certificate Card.
(j) First Graduate Certificate (if applicable). The candidate who claims the benefit of a First Graduate should submit their certificate issued by the competent authority to their respective Colleges on securing the admission. The candidate who claims the benefit of a First Graduate should submit their certificate issued by the competent authority to their respective Colleges on securing the admission.
(k) Special Category Form with an additional fee of Rs.100/- via Bank payment portal or by means of Demand Draft drawn in favor of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai with relevant certificates for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities, Eminent Sports Person (in person) and ExServicemen, if applicable.
(l) All the entries in the online application form should be filled by the candidate carefully. The candidate should ensure that all information including the marks in the qualifying examination furnished by him/her in the application and the enclosures are correct. The candidate is informed that after proper scrutiny of his/ her application, the marks furnished by him/her in the application are not correct or any other information is found to be incorrect, then;
(a) He / She will forfeit the admission, no matter at what stage of the course, he/she will be at that time;
(b) He / She will be debarred from pursuing any other course for a period of three years;
(c) Legal proceedings / criminal action will be initiated against the candidate along with their parents for furnishing false Mark Sheet / false Community Certificate / false Nativity Certificate.
(m) Even if the candidate is provisionally selected for the MBBS / BDS admission but found to be failed in +1 examinations, the provisional admission of the candidate stands automatically cancelled.
(i) Instructions for filling the Online Application Form:
a) The candidate and the parents/guardian must ensure his / her eligibility criteria before submitting the online application form. The candidates are instructed to go through the Prospectus carefully and be clear about all the instructions with regard to the submission of the online application form.
(b) The candidate should fill in the complete postal address with the pin code and with a valid phone number (Mobile) for future correspondence.
(c) The application form other than the one filled in online mode will not be accepted, under any circumstances. A candidate should log in to any one of the following websites to access the application form for MBBS / BDS Courses 2019-2020. www.tnhealth.org www.tnmedicalselection.org Candidate should fill the following particulars in the online application form:
a) Candidate should have scanned images of their latest photograph (size of 10 kb to 50 kb) and signature (size of 4 kb to 20 kb) in JPG/ JPEG format only, for uploading as part of the submission of online application.
b) The candidates should affix their signature in the appropriate box given in the online application form in running handwriting. Placing initials as a signature is not acceptable. Writing full name in the box in capital letters would not be accepted as a signature and the application form would be rejected.
c) The candidates must ensure that photograph and signature are uploaded in the respective fields.
(ii) Incomplete applications without enclosures will be rejected (Education certificates, Community, Nativity, Photograph, and Signature)
1. (i) Method of payment through Debit Card, Credit Card / Net banking :
(a) Necessary facilities have been provided for making payment through nationalized banks via bank payment portal or by means of Demand Draft drawn in favor of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai10” payable at Chennai.
(ii) Candidates must note that mere deduction of fee from the Bank account is not a proof of fee payment.
(iii) Check the validity of the Debit / Credit Card / Net banking and keep it ready with you while logging on to the website for submitting the application form. Candidate should enter the information asked for and make payment through Debit / Credit Card.
The candidates can make payment of Rs.500/- towards the cost of application fee through the Demand Draft in favour of the Secretary, Selection Committee, Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai-10.
NOTE: (i) Processing charges will also be paid by the candidate for online payment of fee through Debit / Credit Card / Net Banking along with applicable taxes by the respective Banks. Details of the same are available on the official websites, www.tnhealth.org and www.tnmedicalselection.org.
(ii)The candidates must note that after submission of the online application form, it cannot be withdrawn. Claims for refund of the cost of application, if any, arised due to double-time payment should be substantiated with proper evidence to the Secretary, Selection Committee, Directorate of Medical Education, Kilpauk, Chennai.-10
(a) Candidates should produce a Community Certificate obtained from the Revenue authorities with competent jurisdiction as detailed below:
(b) If a candidate of Tamil Nadu origin obtains Community Certificate from other State, it will be considered under Open Category.
(c) If a candidate submits a false/fabricated Community Certificate, Nativity Certificate or any other certificate, if it is found at a later point during the course of the study, it will result in the expulsion of the candidate from the course and also legal proceedings / criminal action will be initiated against the candidate and their parents as per provision of law.
RANK LIST: -
Rank List of the candidates shall be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET-UG) for MBBS / BDS Degree Courses for the academic year
. The Secretary, Selection Committee will publish the tentative rank list on the official
Method Of Selection And Admission:
(i) The admission shall be made on the basis of National Eligibility – cum - Entrance Test NEET-UG 2019 score for MBBS / BDS Degree Courses for the year 2019-2020 through Single Window system following the rule of reservation for the State Quota seats in Government Medical / Dental Colleges and Government Quota seats in Self Financing Private Medical / Dental Colleges, I.R.T. Medical College, Perundurai, Erode affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Rajah Muthiah Medical and Dental College affiliated to Annamalai University, Chidhambaram and ESIC Medical College and PGIMSR, K.K.Nagar, Chennai.
(ii) Merely appearing and qualifying in NEET (UG) does not confer any right to the candidate for admission to MBBS / BDS Courses. The selection and admission to MBBS / BDS seats in any Medical Institution recognized for MBBS / BDS Courses is subject to fulfilling the admission criteria, eligibility, rank in the merit list, medical fitness, and such other criteria as may be prescribed by the Government of India, respective State Institutions and Medical / Dental Colleges.
(iii) Candidate’s eligibility for MBBS / BDS Courses is purely provisional and is subject to fulfillment of eligibility criteria as prescribed by the Government of Tamil Nadu as applicable.
(iv) AR Number (Application Registration Number) will be assigned by the Selection Committee on receipt of the filled-in online application form.
(v) The Government Orders issued and to be issued from time to time pertaining to any of the matters contained in this prospectus should be read as part and parcel of this Prospectus and such terms and conditions in the Government Order are deemed to have been incorporated in this Prospectus.
FIRST PHASE OF COUNSELLING: The counseling schedule will be available on official websites.
(i) The candidates should pay a non-refundable amount of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only) towards processing fees by means of Demand Draft drawn in favour of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai on the scheduled date of counseling.
(ii) The candidates can download the call letter and appear in person with all the original certificates to the venue as per the schedule.
(iii) The candidates who have selected the seats in the first phase of counseling after certificate verification should receive the allotment order. Candidates should join the course on or before the date mentioned in the allotment order.
(iv) The candidates who have been allotted seats and failed to join the course within the stipulated time are not eligible to attend the subsequent phases of counseling for the academic year. This is applicable to all phases of counseling.
(v) The candidates who have failed to appear in person for the first phase of counseling are deemed to have been opted out from the processes of counseling and that he/she will not be allowed to take part in the subsequent phases of counseling for the academic year.
SECOND PHASE OF COUNSELLING:
When a candidate is scheduled to attend the second phase of counseling, then the candidate has to pay the processing fee. The candidates who are waitlisted/allotted need not pay the processing fee.
(i) Re-allotment / allotment for the vacancies arising due to not joining of the candidates allotted under State Quota and the unfilled seats from the All India Quota in Government Medical Colleges and newly created seats will be done on the basis of the rank following the rule of reservation.
(ii) During the second phase of counseling, candidates will be permitted to opt for the course/college as per rank and by following the rule of reservation from rank one.
(iii) The candidates who have failed to appear in person for the second phase of counseling are deemed to have been opted out from the processes of counseling and he/she will not be allowed to take part in the subsequent phases of counseling for the academic year 2019-2020.
(iv) The candidates can download the call letter and attend the counseling.
(v) The candidates who have selected the seats in the second phase of counseling after certificate verification should receive the allotment order. Candidates should join the course on or before the date mentioned in the allotment order.
(vi) If a candidate fails to join the College within the stipulated time, he/she will not be permitted to participate in the subsequent phases of counseling.
I. If time permits, mop-up counseling will be done. The venue for the Counselling will be notified later by the Selection Committee at the appropriate time. Candidates will be permitted to opt for the course/college as per rank by following the rule of reservation from rank one subject to the availability of sufficient time before the cut-off date as prescribed by the Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India.
II. Candidates who have joined/waitlisted from the first and second phases of counseling and as per mop-up counseling schedule are eligible to participate in the mop-up counseling.
III. The candidates who have selected seats in the mop-up counseling should join in the respective colleges. If he/she fails to join in the specified time and date in the respective college, it will be considered as discontinued and the candidate should pay the penalty as per Clause 15(a).
(a) 15% of the total seats in each Government Medical Colleges and I.R.T Medical College, Perundurai, Erode and ESIC Medical College and PGIMSR, K.K.Nagar, Chennai and Rajah Muthiah Medical and Dental College, Annamalai University, Chidambaram and Tamil Nadu Government Dental College are reserved for All India Quota.
(b) If MBBS / BDS seats earmarked for All India Quota are unfilled by the Director-General of Health Services, New Delhi, then such unfilled seats will be added to the State seats. These unfilled seats will be filled up by the candidates from the rank list.
(a) The candidates who discontinue the course on or after the last date of allotment of seats (which will be intimated later) should pay the Discontinuation Fee of Rs.1,00,000/- / Rs.10,00,000/- whichever is applicable as per the dates, by means of Demand Draft drawn in favor of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai.
(b) If a candidate selects a seat in the final phase of counseling and does not join the course within the stipulated time, then the candidate has to pay the penalty as discontinuation fee by means of Demand Draft drawn in favor of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai and has to forfeit the Tuition fee also.
(c) The admission to MBBS / BDS Degree Courses will close on the cut-off date of admission as per the guidelines issued by the Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India.
All candidates selected for admission to first-year MBBS / BDS Degree Courses should take the Hepatitis - B – Vaccine before admission and produce a certificate as in Annexure - XI.
|Tamil Nadu Government And Private Medical / Dental Colleges Seat-Sharing Arrangement|
|State Quota||Management Quota (general and minority)||Management NRI Quota||All India Open Category|
|Private Minority Institution||50%||35%||15%|
|Christian Medical College, Vellore||NIL||84% (Minority Network Category & CMC Vellore Staff quota)||16%|
|ESIC Medical College AND PGIMSR, Chennai||80% (20% MCC COUNSELING)|
*For latest updates, the candidates are instructed to remain in touch with the official websites, www.tnhealth.tn.gov.in, http://www.tnmedicalselection.org/ frequently from the date of application till the end of the admission process.
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