SSAHE-AIPGET 2016, Application Form, Eligibility, Dates

Sri Siddhartha Academy of Higher Education, Tumkur, Karnataka invites applications for admission into its Post Graduate Medical (MD/MS/P.G.Diploma) and Dental (MDS) courses for the Academic Year 2016 -17. Admissions are based on merit of candidates determined by the performance of applicants in SSAHE-All India Post Graduate Entrance Test - 2016 (SSAHE-AIPGET-2016).

The Colleges are affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka and recognised for the following post-graduate degree/diploma courses, with the approval of the Medical Council of India and the Government of Karnataka.

  1. MD Anatomy 
  2. MD Physiology 
  3. MD Pathology
  4. MD Microbiology
  5. MD Community Medicine Clinical
  6. MD General Medicine
  7. MD Paediatrics
  8. MD Anaesthesia 
  9. MD Radio- Diagnosis
  10. MD Dermatology & STD 
  11. MD Psychiatry 
  12. MS OBG 
  13. MS Orthopedics 
  14. MS ENT 
  15. MS General Surgery 
  16. MS Ophthalmology 

  1. DGO
  2. DCH
  3. D’Ortho
  4. DA
  5. DLO
  6. DOMS
  7. DMRD

  1. Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics
  2. Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
  3. Periodontology
  4. Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  5. Paedodontics & Preventive Dentistry
  6. Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge
  7. Oral Pathology & Microbiology

Important Dates

Last date for submitting online application forms: 28/12/2015  
Last date for receiving hand filled application forms (Online & Offline) : 04/01/2016
Date of Entrance Test: 30/01/2016(Saturday) 10 AM to 1 PM


  1. The candidate should have studied and passed the courses leading to the award of MBBS/BDS Degrees in colleges recognized by Medical Council/Dental Council of India.
  2. The candidate should have completed or is completing compulsory rotating internship on or before 30th April 2016. 
  3. The minimum percentage of marks in the entrance test for eligibility for admission to Post – Graduate courses shall be 50 percent for all candidates and 40% for SC/ST & OBC category as per Govt. of Karnataka regulations

Application Process

  1. The brochure along with the application form (on-line and offline) is available in the University website. 
  2. Click here to download offline Application
  3. Click here to apply online.
  4. The candidate desirous of appearing in the SSAHE - AIPGET - 2016 is required to complete the prescribed on-line application form & submit the same to the University on-line, on or before the scheduled date 28th December 2015. 
  5. Further the candidate shall take the printout of the application form and submit along with all enclosures mentioned in the brochure so as to reach the university on or before 04/01/2016.
    Office of the Registrar
    Sri Siddhartha Academy of Higher Education
    Agalakote. B.H.Road,
    Tumkur – 572107 Karnataka. 

 Enclosures With The Application Form 

A. Certificates : 
Encl: Self Attested copies (not original) of the following certificates/documents are to be attached along with the application form. 
  1. 10th Std / SSLC Marks Card (for date of birth proof and parent’s name) 
  2. MBBS / BDS Marks Card of all Phases / Years
  3. Degree Certificate / Provisional Degree Certificate 
  4. Internship completion certificate. 
  5. Attempt Certificate 
  6. State Council Registration Certificate 
  7. MCI / DCI Screening Certificate ( for Abroad students) 
  8. Caste certificate issued by competent authority for the candidates claiming lower eligibility criteria under SC/ST and OBC category as per Govt. of Karnataka regulations. 

B. Other Enclosures : 
  1. Demand Draft for Rs. 3,500/- drawn in favour of “The Registrar, SSAHE” Tumkur payble at Tumkur – 572 107, Karnataka State. (Mention your full name on the back of DD) as registration fee (Non- refundable). 
  2. Four (04) identical recent (taken within one month) colored matt finish, Passport size Photographs with light background are required. Polaroid photographs are NOT acceptable. Photograph must be taken with name of candidate (as in application) and date of taking Photograph as shown below, other wise the application of the candidate will be rejected.

Test Centres

All India post graduate common entrance test for admission to various PG Courses in medical and dental will be conducted at Bangalore, Tumkur.

Test Admission Ticket (TAT)

Test Admission Ticket will be dispatched to the candidates by speed post or courier on 15/01/2016. In case, if the candidate do not receive the admission ticket on or before 20/01/2016 then the candidate should contact the University office (0816-2275516 or E-mail immediately.

Test Pattern

  1. The Entrance Test will be conducted in English.
  2. The duration of test will be 180 minutes.
  3. There will be one Question Paper (booklet) consisting of 200 Multiple Choice Questions.
  4. Questions will be multiple choice types, each having one correct response out of four options.
  5. Answer sheet is of “Optical Mark Reader” (OMR) type and is required to be marked using only Black Ball Point Pen.
  6. Each question carries one mark. Correct answer will be awarded -one mark.
  7. There will be no Negative Marking. 


The scope of the syllabi for the postgraduate Medical / Dental entrance test is based on the M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. syllabus as prescribed by MCI/DCI, respectively. 

Merit List

Merit lists in both Medical and Dental faculties are prepared and displayed separately on the basis of marks obtained in Entrance Test on 29/02/2016. In case two or more candidates obtain equal marks in the test, the Marks obtained in III Phase MBBS / IV Yr BDS will be considered for deciding ranking, further ties in the test scores, if any, will be resolved based on the following, in order

  • Total aggregate percentage scored in the M.B.B.S / B.D.S exams. 
  • Number of additional attempts during the course of study, i.e. M.B.B.S / B.D.S. 
  • The age of the candidate, (the elder candidate is ranked higher than the younger candidate). 
  • In case of tie in all of the above situations, selection will be through draw of lots. 

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