Uttaranchal Pre Medical Entrance Test popularly known as UPMT is an entrance test for getting admissions to the various courses in MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS conducted by the Uttaranchal council of entrance examination. This association is formed by the unaided Medical colleges of Uttaranchal. A list of the various colleges that come under the category of this council are
Chandola Homeopathic Medical college and Hospital for BHMS
Himalyiya Ayurvedic Medical college and Hospital for BAMS
Seema Dental College and Hospital for BDS
Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical and Health sciences for MBBS
Shri Narayan Swami Hospital and Dental college for BDS and MBBS.
Uttranchal Medical and Dental Research Institute for BDS.
Uttranchal Ayurvedic college for BDS.
UPMT 2013 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates who have passed their class 12th board exams or its equivalent with physics, chemistry and biology and English with a minimum of 50% of marks in these subjects and a total aggregate of at least 60% marks for the general category and 40% marks for the SC, ST and OBC categories are eligible for this test and can take up a course from BDS, MBBS, BAMS. However for pursuing BAHMS from these institutes the candidate should have passed his class 12th or its equivalent with physics, chemistry and biology as the major subjects.
This was regarding the number of marks, now coming to the minimum age for applying to this test is that the student should have a minimum age of 17 on or before 31st December in the year of applying.
Those candidates who are appearing for the class 12th board exams in the year 2013 and result is not yet available are also eligible to appear in the common pre-medical entrance examination but these candidates will have to submit the mark sheet of the qualifying examination (XII) on and before the date specified in the information brochure.
UPMT 2013 Test Pattern
The test will be an objective type test from physics, chemistry, botany and zoology and it will consist of a total of 200 questions and 50 each from the 4 sections and the level of the test will be equivalent to the class 12th level. The duration of the test will be of 3 hours and the Utrakhand council has taken care of all the candidates who are to be appearing in this entrance test, and that is why the question paper will be designed both in Hindi and English and thus those students who are uncomfortable in English could solve the paper in Hindi.
UPMT 2013 Test Centres
The places where the UPMT 2013 will be held are Indore, Chandigarh, Dehradun, Jaipur, Delhi, Lucknow, Varanasi and Jalandhar. Every centre is given a unique code and the candidates have to fill their top choices of the centres which seem best suited to them.
Note: The test centres could be changed in case the number of candidates enrolled for the admission test is less than the capacity of these centres.
UPMT 2013 Important dates
April 20th 2013: Issue date of the application form
May 21st 2013: Last date for submitting the application form
June 10th 2013: Entrance test date
June 15th 2013: Date for the declaration of the results.
UPMT 2013 Application Form
The application form can be obtained by sending a demand draft worth Rs. 1350 in favour of the secretary of ACEE payable at Rishikesh. The application form can be bought from Ramesh Book depot by depositing a sum of Rs. 1300 to this bookstore at Moli Bazar, Dehradun.
The aspiring candidates appearing for the entrance test can be availed by paying in cash an amount of Rs. 1150 from the offices of some colleges and the list of these colleges is as below.
Seema Dental College and Hospital, Haridwar
Shri Guru Ram Rai institute of medical and health sciences, Patel nagar, Dehradun
Uttaranchal Dental and Medical research centre, Haridwar road, Dehradun
Sri Narayan Dutt Tiwari College and Hospital, Premnagar, Dehradun
Patanjali Ayurvedic College, Patanjali Yogpeeth, Haridwar
Chandola Homeopathic medical college and hospital, Kicha road, Rudrapur
The Secretary ACEE,
Seema Dental College, P.O Pashulok,
Rishikesh – 249203, Uttarakhand.
Phone : 0135-2452962, 2453465
Fax : 0135-2453743
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