NITTE University MD/MS & MDS Admission 2020: Courses, Entrance Exam, Fees

Nitte University invites all candidates to join their MD/MS/MDS programs by giving the entrance test, NUPGET. NITTE University is located in Derlakatte, Mangalore, Karnataka. It was created under the Trust of Nitte University, and has spread in 31 institutions with 3 campuses in Nitte, Mangalore, and Bangalore. The Government of India granted the status of deemed-to-be university in 2008. It receives an 'A' grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

The university conducts an entrance test to choose students for its MD/MS/MDS courses. The application form for the test is available on the university's website, and the registration fee has to be filled online only. The K S Hegde Medical Academy (for MD/MS) and A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences (for MDS) provide a vast field of specializations for the student to choose from. NUPGET is for citizens of India only. The selections of NRIs and Foreign nationals will not be made by NUPGET. Check NITTE University Admission

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Application Process

  • The application form will be available online on the university's website.
  • The candidate has to pay INR 3,000/- as an entrance test fee. This payment will be made online only.
  • Before filling the application form, the candidate should be ready with the following:
  1. A valid personal e-mail ID.
  2. Parents' PAN card numbers.
  3. ID proof (Voter ID/Passport/PAN Card/Driving License/Aadhar Card)
  4. Internship completion date
  5. Medical/Dental Registration number.
  6. M.B.B.S./B.D.S. marks.
  7. Scanned photo of the candidate and his/her signature.
  • When the complete form will be filled and submitted, a unique ID and password will be sent to the candidate on his/her e-mail ID.
  • After receiving the ID and password, candidate can go ahead and make the payment.
  • The hall tickets will also be available on the university's website and the candidate will be informed about the availability of the hall tickets by SMS and e-mail.

Eligibility Criteria

Course Name: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

School: K S Hegde Medical Academy

Duration: 3 years

Intake: 69






General Medicine





Community Medicine




Forensic Medicine

Course Name: Master of Science (M.S.)

School: K S Hegde Medical Academy

Duration: 3 years

Intake: 29


  1. E.N.T
  2. General Surgery
  3. Obstetrics & Gynecology
  4. Ophthalmology
  5. Orthopedics

Course Name: Master of Dental Surgery

School: A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences

Duration: 3 years

Intake: 49


  1. Prosthetics with Crown and Bridge, Implantology
  2. Oral Medicine and Radiology
  3. Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
  4. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  5. Periodontics
  6. Orthodontics and Dentofacial orthopedics
  7. Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
  8. Oral Pathology and Microbiology


Candidates fulfilling the following conditions are eligible to sit in the test:

  • All candidates should be eligible for the criteria set by MCI / DCI time to time.
  • All candidates must have passed their M.B.B.S. (for MD/MS) and B.D.S. (for M.D.S.) from a recognized university.
  • All candidates must have completed their internships by April 30.
  • Candidate must score at least 50% (40% for SC/ST/OBC) marks in the NUPGET.
  • All candidates must have a permanent/provisional registration with MCI/DCI or any State Medical/Dental Council, as well as that of Karnataka State.

Admission Process

The Candidates will be selected on the basis of rank achieved by them in NUPGET. The University conducts the Nitte University Post Graduate Entrance Test (NUPGET) every year to choose the best students for their MD/MS/MDS courses. The entrance test will be conducted in the following centers:

  • Bengaluru
  • New Delhi
  • Ernakulam
  • Mangaluru
  • Mumbai

Note: Bengaluru has two test centers, and the University holds the right to allot any center to the candidate.


  • The counselling sessions will take place in K S Hegde Medical Academy.
  • The following documents will be verified before the commencement of the procedure. The candidates are required to carry original +3 photocopies of the following documents:
  1. SSLC or equivalent marks card / Birth Certificate (for age proof)
  2. MBBS/BDS marks card and degree certificate/provisional certificate
  3. Internship completion certificate
  4. MCI/DCI registration certificate
  5. Transfer and Conduct certificate
  6. Migration certificate from previous institution
  7. 5 passport + 5 stamp size photographs
  8. Medical fitness certificate
  • After collecting the 'documents verification' slip, candidate has to wait his/her turn for the counselling, and be ready with the slip and a demand draft of the chosen course in favor of 'K S Hegde Medical Academy' payable at Mangalore(for MD/MS courses) and'A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences' payable at Mangalore (for MDS courses).

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



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