SELF-FINANCING SCHEME FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS FOR MEDICAL AND ENGINEERING COURSES IN INDIA
Applications are invited from foreign students for nominations to undergraduate courses in MBBS/BDS, Bachelor of Engineering (B.E), Bachelor of Pharmacy, Diploma in Engineering and Diploma in Pharmacy under Self-Financing Scheme for the academic year 2014-15.
Admission to MBBS/BDS seats will be on the basis of merit/entrance examination.
Three (3) sets of applications complete in all respects and duly supported by the following documents in triplicate (with authentic English translations, wherever required) by students from Ghana, Burkina Faso, Sierra Leone and Togo should be submitted to the High Commission of India, Accra (Ghana) latest by 15th April 2014. Applications will be accepted only those candidates who possess the minimum qualifications as given below and are willing to join the above courses:
i) Three copies of candidate’s recent photographs pasted at prescribed places in the application;
ii) Three copies of candidate’s certificates and marks sheets with percentage of marks of the qualifying examination.
iii) Three attested copies of candidate’s:
a) first four pages of the passport;
(a) For admission to MBBS/BDS courses: A candidate must have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology) separately and 50% in English in the qualifying examination.
(b) For B.E.course: A candidate must have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics separately and 50% in English in the qualifying examination
(c) For B.Pharmacy/Diploma in Pharmacy courses: A candidate must have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology) separately and 50% in English in the qualifying examination.
(d) For Diploma in Engineering Course: A candidate must have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks with at least 60% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics separately in the first attempt and 50% in English in 10th as well in 12th Grade examination.
(e) For admission to 1st year Diploma in Engineering course, the age limit of the candidate should be below 21 years as on 1.8.2014.
(f) The minimum aggregate marks should be obtained in the first attempt.
It may also kindly be ensured that percentage of marks mentioned in the application forms are clearly indicated as such and not given in grades like A, B, C, D, E, etc. If grades are unavoidable, the marks obtained in percentages should be indicated invariably in brackets.
Foreign students can also apply for nomination pending final declaration of their qualifying examination results equivalent to 10+2 standard of CBSE. Nomination of such candidates will, however, depend upon their being eligible on the basis of merit, and subject to the availability of seats at the time of receipt of their marks sheets within the prescribed time.
Acceptance of the applications at the High Commission should not be treated as assurance for admission. The applications of candidates will be considered for admission in the order of merit and preference. The decision of the appropriate authorities in India in this regard will be final.
Selected candidates may have to undergo a medical test including Aids test on arrival in India. Candidates are expected to comply with admission formalities and procedures of the respective college/universities.
Application forms and the lists of colleges for MBBS/B. Pharmacy courses and Engineering courses may be obtained from the High Commission of India, Accra (Email: email@example.com).