Chettinad Academy All India Common Entrance Examination 2016 for MD/MS Admissions

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Chettinad Academy of Research and Education, Kancheepuram has announced All India Level Common Entrance Examination for admissions in Post Graduate degree courses in medicine. Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to the following Post Graduate Degree Courses in Medical and Surgical Specialities of 3 years duration (M.D./M.S. Courses) for the academic year 2016-17 at Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute (Non domicile restriction, and candidates belonging to any State/Union Territory of India can apply).

M.D. Pre & Para Clinical Courses
(1) M.D. Anatomy, (2) M.D. Physiology, (3) M.D. Biochemistry, (4) M.D. Pathology, (5) M.D. Microbiology, (6) M.D. Pharmacology, (7) M.D. Community Medicine

M.D. & M.S. Para Clinical Courses
(1) M.D. General Medicine, (2) M.D. Anesthesiology, (3) M.D. Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy, (4) M.D. Respiratory Medicine, (5) M.D. Psychiatry, (6) M.D. Paediatrics, (7) M.D. Radio-diagnosis, (8) M.S. Ophthalmology, (9) M.S. Orthopedics, (10) M.S. ENT, (11) M.S. General Surgery, (12) M.S. Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Important Dates

Date of Issue of Application: 23rd December 2015 (Wednesday) onwards
Last Date for Submission of Application Form: 20th January 2016 (Wednesday) till 04.30 pm
Date of All India Level Common Entrance Exam: 27th January 2016 (Wednesday, 10.30 am - 01.30 pm)


  • Candidates must have qualified in MBBS Degree Courses from a Medical College recognized by Medical Council of India
  • Candidates must have completed C.R.R.I. on or before 31st March 2016
  • Candidates must have obtained permitted registration with the Medical Council of India or any of the State Medical Council

How to Apply

  • Applications forms can be obtained from the office of the Registrar on payment of Rs.2000/- (Rupees two thousand only) by cash or by means of a Demand Draft. If the application form is downloaded form the University’s website, a Demand Draft for the amount drawn in favour of “Chettinad Academy of Research and Education” payable at Chennai to be enclosed.
  • Photo copies of the following certificate self-attested should be enclosed along-with the application form for All India Level Common Entrance Exam: MBBS Degree Certificate/Provisional Pass Certificate I & II, Marks sheets of the University Exam for the whole of the MBBS Courses, Attempt Certificate (First year to  Final year wherever applicable), Community Certificate, Internship Certificate (C.R.R.I.), Permanent Registration Certificate issued by Medical Council of India or respective State Medical Council, Transfer Certificate, Migration Certificate (wherever applicable) and Conduct Certificate issued by the Head of the Institution last studied
  • The duly filled in application form with relevant copies and documents should reach the Registrar, Chettinad Academy of Research & Education, Chettinad Health City Campus, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Padur, Kelambakkam-603103, Kancheepuram District on or before 20th January 2016 (Saturday), 04.30 pm.

Examination Centre

Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute, Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Kalambakkam-603103, Kancheepuram Dist, Tamil Nadu.

Hall Ticket

Hall Tickets will be issued at Registrar’s office, Administrative Block, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education one day before the All India Level Common Entrance Examination.

Selection Process

Selection will be made on merit, based on the marks secured in the All India Level Common Entrance Exam conducted by this University.

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