St. John’s Medical College Entrance Test

About St. John’s Medical College Entrance Exam

Started in 1963 by the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of India, St. John’s has grown to be listed as one of the top medical educational institutions in the country. The Supreme Court of India, granting the privilege of conducting its own entrance test, declared St. John’s Medical College as standing on a different footing altogether among the private medical colleges in the matter of admissions made strictly on the basis of merit.

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council, a Review Committee of the University Grants Commission, has recognized the excellence of St. John’s Medical College and Hospital and accorded it with a 5 star grading.

St. John’s Medical College offers graduate, postgraduate, diploma and super specialty degrees recognized by the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Bangalore, Karnataka.

The mission orientation of the institution is to train healthcare professionals, especially to serve in the medically underserved areas of the country. Medical students execute a bond to serve in such areas for two years after their graduation. About 25% of them are permanently working in remote areas, and are committed to addressing the desperate health needs of these unreached rural populations.

At present, a total of 726 students are undergoing their training in Medicine and Paramedical courses. A total of 608 staff, both teaching and non-teaching are on the payroll of the College and rendering their services to the best of their abilities. Alumni and faculty of the institution hold eminent positions in various fields associated with medicine and health care, nationally and internationally.

The high quality of academic and research work undertaken by the qualified and dedicated teaching staff of the college has attracted grants from different parts of the world.

Candidates for admission into MBBS program are selected on the basis of this entrance test.

Examination Pattern

Online Computer Based Test consisting of Multiple Choice questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English & Values.

Entrance Examination results will be the basis of further selection & Interviews.

A Mock Test is available on the College website.

Eligibility Criteria

(a) Candidate should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December of the year of his/her admission.

(b) Candidates must have studies Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English in Class 12th and should have an aggregate of over 50% in PCB.

Recommended Syllabus

There is no prescribed syllabus. Test is conducted based on IInd PUC / 10+2 syllabus.

Important Dates

Announcement of Exam – Middle of February 2016

Last Date for Registration – 3rd week of April 2016

Date of Examination – 3rd week of May 2016

Date of Result – Middle of June 2016

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