Bijapur Liberal District Educational (BLDE) University is a renowned university of Karnataka providing degree courses in the field of medical science. Founded under the BLDE Association, the university runs more than 75 institution in Karnataka including Shri.B.M Patil Medical College.
The university offers MBBS at UG level, and MD, MS, M.Ch and M.Sc at PG level. It also offers Ph.D and Fellowship courses with various specialization for candidates seeking advanced studies.
BLDE University accepts admission to the MBBS, MD and MS courses on the basis of marks secured in the NEET entrance examination, whereas, it conducts separate entrance tests for admission in M.Ch, M.Sc. and research courses.
BLDE University offers B.Sc. course in Medical Imaging Technology. The minimum qualification for this course is passed in PUC (pre-university course) i.e. Class 12th with science stream. The selection of this will be done on merit basis.
|Couse name||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Process|
|B.Sc.||A pass in Class 12th||Merit based|
The university offers MBBS course (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of surgery), which is of 5.5 years duration including 1 year internship.
The candidates interested to get an MBBS degree from BLDE University, need to attend the common medical entrance exam called NEET, conducted by CBSE. The applicants will be selected as per the marks obtained in NEET and the online counseling following that. Application for NEET can be made at here
The total numbers of seats for MBBS candidates are 150, reserved as below:
|Course name||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Process||Duration|
|MBBS||10+2 qualifying examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology (PCB) subjects with English as a compulsory subject. The candidates must have passed these subjects individually||Merit in NEET UG + Online Counseling||4.6 years + 1 year internship|
BLDE University also offers MD and MS courses for the candidates looking for further studies in medical. It offers Doctor of Medicine (MD) with 13 specializations. Candidates looking to pursue Master of Surgery (MS) can chose from five different specialization subjects. The course duration for both MD and MS courses is 3 years.
The candidates will be selected for the particular courses as per their scores obtained in the entrance test.
|Course Name||Specialization||Duration||Eligibility Criteria||Seats||Fee (Per Year)|
|MD||Human Anatomy||3 years||MBBS from the college recognized by Medical Council of India. and As specified by Medical Council of India, the minimum percentage of marks in the entrance test for eligibility for admission to Postgraduate courses shall be: a) General category 50 percent b) SC/ ST & OBC (OBC as declared by Government of Karnataka from time to time) Category 40 percent c) Candidates with 40 to 70% locomotor disability of lower limbs (as certified by competent issuing authority) category 45 percent||4||Rs. 16,25,000|
|Radio-Diagnosis and Imaging||4|
BLDE University offers M.Sc (Master of Science) and M.Ch (Magister Chirurgiae) courses. The M.Ch has only one specialization in Urology while the M.Sc has four specializations - Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology. Duration of both of the courses is 3 years.
Admission for the M.Ch and M.Sc programmes will be made on the basis of performance in BLDEU-SSET merit test, conducted by the university itself.
The numbers of available seats for M.Sc programme is 2 for each specialization, while the available seats for M.Ch programme is 1.
|Course Name||Specialization||Duration||Eligibility Criteria||Seats|
|M.Sc.||Anatomy||3 years||B.Sc. degree with Chemistry, Biology and Zoology||2|
|M.Ch. Super Speciality||Urology||M.S. in General Surgery||1|
Besides all the programmes mentioned above, BLDE University offers Ph. D and fellowship programmes. The university offers Ph.D with 16 different specialization subjects, while Fellowship is offered only with five specializations. The duration of Ph.D programme is minimum 3 years and maximum 5 years while fellowship has a duration of 6 months to 1 year, depending on the specializations
Applicants should have a MD/MS/MBBS degree for applying in Ph. D. The candidates have to pass the entrance exam named BLDEU-SSET administered by the university itself. The marks obtained in the entrance test and an interview will decide the selection of a candidate.
An entrance test is also conducted for admission to Fellowship programmes.
|Course Name||Specialization||Duration||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Process|
|Ph.D.||Anatomy||3-5 years||MD/MS/MBBS Degree with minimum 55% marks in the qualifying exam||Entrance Exam marks and Personal interview|
|Skin & VD|
|Fellowship||FESS||6 months||MS/DLO in ENT||Merit in the qualifying exam|
|Micro Ear Surgery|
|Minimal Access Surgery||1 year||MS / DND in General Surgery|
|Dermatopathology||MD Dermatology / MD Pathology /DVD / DCP|
|Paediatric Urology||Master of Surgery / M.C. in Urology/ M.Ch. In Paediatric Surgery/ DNB in General Surgery|
|Paediatric Dermatology||MD/DVL in Dermatology|
For B.Sc. MIT, M.Sc., Ph.D.
DD amounts for different courses:
|Course||Total Fees/ year||Eligibility|
|Fellowship||₹1 Lakh||Post Graduation|
|M.D||₹16.25 Lakhs||Post Graduation|
|Last Date for submitting Applications for B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology||29 Jun, 2020|
|ast date of submitting the online application through offline mode (B.Sc. MIT, M.Sc. and Fellowship)||10 Jul, 2020|
|Last date of submitting the online application through offline mode (Ph.D.)||29 Jun, 2020|
|Ph.D. Entrance Examination Date||13 Jul, 2020|
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