The admit card for SCTIMST 2018 has been released online. Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum will be conducting the entrance test for admission to the MPH & DPH programmes of the Institute for July 2018 session. Make sure you apply before the last date. The entrance test will be followed by an interview on the same day. Check more details on SCTIMST 2018 Entrance Exam and Admission from the page below.
SCTIMST 2018 Entrance Exam and Admission
Below are the SCTIMST 2018 Important Dates. Candidate should be ready to upload passport size photograph before filling the application. The candidate is required to go through the prospectus carefully and acquaint himself/herself with all requirements with regard to the filling of the online application form.
|Admission Notification||01 Mar 2018|
|Availability of online Application||01 Mar 2018|
|Last date for receipt of completed applications||10 Apr 2018|
|Downloading admit cards||19 Apr 2018|
|Date of Written test||05 May 2018|
|Date of Interview||05 May 2018|
|Commencement of Course||02 Jul 2018|
Notice For Extending the Form Submission Date
SCTIMST 2018 Eligibility Criteria
- Eligibility Criteria for Master Of Public Health (MPH)
Following are the requirements that a candidate must fulfil before filling up the application form:
Minimum Educational Qualification: Medical graduates (MBBS), Dental graduates (BDS), Graduates of AYUSH [Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Sciences (BNYS), Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery(BUMS), Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery(BSMS), Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS)], BTech or BE (Any Branch) and graduates of four-year degree programs in Veterinary Sciences, Nursing sciences, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, or students with a postgraduate degree in Statistics/Biostatistics, Demography, Population Studies, Nutrition, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Anthropology, Social Work, Management or Law may apply. Work experience in a health-related field is desirable.
Age: 40 years as on 1st July 2018. Age relaxation may be given in exceptional cases.
- Eligibility Criteria for Diploma in Public Health (DPH)
Minimum Experience required: 3 years in Government service after MBBS
Age: Up to 50 years as on 01 July 2018.
SCTIMST 2018 Application Form
The application form can be filled from the link provided on this page. Before filling the application form, applicants need to make payments for the application fee through SBI Collect website of State Bank of India. After fee payment, applicants can proceed to fill in details in the ‘Online Application’. In the online application form, provide personal details, educational qualifications, communication details, employment record. The application will have to be submitted online only.
The payment for application fees can be done through SBI Collect website of State Bank of India (online challan).
|Master Of Public Health (MPH)||Rs. 1000||Rs. 800|
|Diploma in Public Health (DPH)||Rs. 1000||Rs. 800|
SCTIMST 2018 Admit Card
Candidates who will be eligible for the entrance examination can download the Admit Card/Hall Ticket/Call letter from the official website sctimst.ac.in. The admit card for SCTIMST 2018 Entrance Exam will contain the name of the program, date, time as well as address for the examination centre. It is mandatory for examinees to bring their admit card to appear for the entrance exam SCTIMST 2018.
SCTIMST 2018 Selection Process
The entrance examination will be conducted for both MPH and DPH programmes and it will be followed by an interview round, selection will be based on performance of the candidates in both the rounds. The selection process for both the programmes are mentioned below:
- For MPH:
- Indian students: Prospective candidates will be evaluated on the basis of educational qualifications, professional experience relevant to the field of public health, written test (multiple choice questions) and an interview.
- Overseas students: Selection will be based on educational qualifications, professional experience, assessments made by the sponsoring organizations and a
telephonic interview. Applicants are required to submit two reference letters in sealed envelopes from experts working in the field of public health at the time of admission. Overseas candidates have to provide certification for proficiency in English.
- For DPH: If there are more than 10 applications, selection will be based on the performance in written test (multiple choice questions) and an interview.
SCTIMST 2018 Interview
After the entrance examination candidates will have to appear in the interview round. The final admission will be given on the basis of the persormance of the candidate in both written test and the interview. During the interview the candidates must bring the self attested copies of the following documents:
- The application form.
- Receipt of the application fee payment.
- Document to prove the age.
- Caste certificate for SC/ST/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates (issued by Revenue authorities not below the rank of Tahsildar).
- No Objection Certificate in the case of employed/sponsored applicants.
- Certificates of accademic qualification.
- Certificates to prove experience.
- Registration Certificate for Medical/Nursing graduates.
SCTIMST 2018 Final Result
Candidates will be notified of their provisional selection immediately after the Entrance Examination on the official website of SCTIMST. The final selection list will be put up immediately after the interview is conducted. The final announcement will consist of the names of selected candidates (in serial order), wait-listed candidates (in rank order). The number of wait-listed candidates will not exceed that of the selected. The selection of candidates will be purely on merit, based on the methods of assessment indicated.
SCTIMST Seat Details
Following are the distribution of seats for both the MPH and DPH programmes for July session.
|Program||Open seats||Reserved for||Total|
|MPH (July Session only)||13||5||7||25|
|DPH (July Session only)||5||2||3||10|
SCTIMST 2018 Fee Structure
The course fee includes registration fee, examination fee, tuition fee, library fee and charges for the computer lab. The course fee does not include the cost of books, stationery, field trips, dissertation and so on. Fee once paid will not be refunded. Fees are subject to periodic revision.
|Application Fee||Rs. 1,000 (Rs. 800 for SC/ST candidates)||Rs. 1,000 (Rs. 800 for SC/ST candidates)|
|Admission Fee||Rs. 1000||Rs. 1000|
|Tuition Fee||Rs. 1,10,000(for 2 years–Non- sponsored independent students)
Rs. 2,00,000(for 2years-sponsored students)
US$6000(for 2years-Overseas students)
|Course Fee||Rs. 2,00,000|
|Caution Deposit||Rs. 2000||Rs. 1000|
|Examination Fee||Rs. 1000||–|
|Identity Card||Rs. 220||Rs. 220|
|Library||Rs. 500||Rs. 500|
|Student Welfare Fund||Rs. 500||Rs. 500|
|Certificates||Rs. 1000||Rs. 500|
|Hostel Fee||Rs. 20,000 per year||–|
Official Website: www.sctimst.ac.in