Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore, was established in the year of 1918 with the purpose to train dedicated persons to run, manage and provide health care in the spirit of Christ through the mission hospitals. The college is permanently affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai. It offers various UG, PG, and diploma courses focusing on the areas of Medicine, Surgery, and Nursing. CMC Vellore Admission 2019 is done through the entrance examination followed by Interview round. The college also accepts the NEET score for admission to the M.B.B.S. program.
|Entrance Exam||University-level: CBT - Computer-based test|
National-level: NEET UG, NEET PG, and GATE
|Types of Programs | No. of Programs||UG & PG Degrees and Diplomas; Ph.D | 50+|
|Mode of Registration||Online|
CMC Vellore provides various courses at the undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral level. The lists below consist of the name of the courses with their eligibility and duration:
Course 1: M.B.B.S - Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science
Course 2: B.Sc. (Nursing)
Course 3: BOT - Bachelor of Occupational Therapy
Course 4: BPT - Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Course 5: B.Sc - Bachelor of Science
Course 6: UG Diploma Courses
Course 7: PG Diploma Courses
Course 8: M.Sc.
Click here: CMC Vellore Courses and Fees
Note: CMC also offers PGDG, PGDFM, DFID and M.Med programs through Distance Education mode. Admissions are granted on the basis of merit with reference to the relevant experience holders. Read more about CMC Vellore DDE.
Registration for admission to CMC Vellore is done through online mode. Those who wish to apply can submit the application form on the official website of the institute.
Candidates should follow the subsequent steps in order to apply for the above-mentioned courses:
Step 1: Visit the official page of CMC (www.admissions.cmcvellore.ac.in) and select the portal for students
Step 2: Click on the very first tab ‘Apply for a course’ and select your desired course
Step 3: Register yourself with a valid contact number and email id.
Step 4: Enter CMC Vellore Login credentials, the application form will appear
Step 5: Fill in the form with correct past-educational details, date of birth, category, etc. and upload scanned photograph and signature within required dimensions.
Step 6: Choose nearby examination centers; 4 centers have to be selected by the candidates.
Step 7: Duly filled forms are supposed to be submitted with payment as per the candidate’s course and category.
Check: CMC Vellore Admission
Students who have appeared in the entrance test conducted by the CMC Vellore for various UG & PG courses like B.Sc, M.Sc, Allied Health Science courses, can check their results online by following the official website. The final seat is offered to the aspirants, after the declaration of result followed by preparation of merit list & counseling process. In order to check the result status, students must know about their roll number & other personal details. All selected students have to submit the following certificates (along with one set of Xerox copy) to confirm their seat during counseling:
Despite the extensive medical services provided by the hospitals and community outreach, the mission statement makes it clear that CMC’s primary concern is education, training, and professional development. There is a commitment to ensure that the cost of education should not be a barrier to anyone desiring to pursue a course at CMC. Students who find it difficult to meet even these low fees are encouraged to apply for scholarships that are available for all undergraduate courses (Medicine, Nursing and Allied Health Sciences). Scholarships are awarded according to economic need and cover all or part of the fees and accommodation costs. Scholarships are available for deserving candidates following an assessment.
Library: Well stocked medical libraries exist in both the hospital and college campuses. Scientific journals, MEDLINE system for literature search, internet and reprographic facilities are available in the libraries. There is a well-organized Medical Records Library in the institution as well as a departmental records system. Facilities are provided in these areas for trainees to conduct retrospective case studies from the records. Library service also includes online access to reading journals.
Medical Facilities: The town campus houses the main hospital where any of the students can avail of medical facilities as per their needs. CMC has over 9,500 staff, including over 1,799 doctors and 2,947 Nurses. There are 106 wards including 11 ICUs and 6 HDUs. About 76% of the beds are in general wards and are subsidized to reduce the financial burden on patients. There are 39 major operation theatres and a further 14 facilities for minor procedures. An average of 185 operations is carried out each day.
Infrastructure: There are two main campuses - one, the main campus at the heart of Vellore city, and the other at Bagayam, which is about 7 km from the main campus. CMC has over 9,500 staff, including over 1,799 doctors and 2,947 Nurses. Facilities for tennis, badminton, basketball, volleyball, football, cricket, hockey and table tennis are available on the campus itself.
Ques. Is Neet required for CMC Vellore?
Ans. The first year after NEET was implemented, CMC opted against carrying on with NEET-based admissions. The following year, the institute managed to secure an exemption order from the Tamil Nadu government and did not need to follow NEET-based admissions and admitted students through their management quota.
Ques. How can I take admission in CMC Vellore for MBBS?
Ans.The following is the procedure:Apply to CMC Vellore. Take NEET exam. Submit NEET score to CMC. CMC shortlists candidates for aptitude test.Take the aptitude test.
Ques. Is CMC Vellore private or government?
Ans.Christian Medical College Vellore (CMC Vellore) is a private, minority-run educational and research institute and both the College and the Hospital are owned and administered by its Administrative Council made up of Christian Church leaders from across India.
QuesWhat is the cutoff of CMC Vellore?
Ans. CMC Vellore MBBS merit list 2020 Category Cutoff percentile Cutoff scores General 50th 701-134 General-PH 45th 133-120 SC/ST/OBC 40th 133-107 SC/ST/OBC-PH 40th 133-107.
QuesIs there management quota in CMC Vellore?
AnsThere is no management quota in CMC VELLORE.The only quota which CMC VELLORE has is staff quota whereby children of staff who have put in more than 10 years of service can be selected that too based on Merit ( in NEET entrance exam).
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