SCTIMST 2018 online application form for 2018 entrance exam. Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum has released the notification for admission to the academic session January 2018. The online registration is available from September 1, 2017, to October 5, 2017. The applications are invited for admission to the academic programmes of the Institute such as DM/M.Ch, Post-doctoral Certificate Course, Post-doctoral Fellowship, PhD, M.D, Specialty Nursing Courses, PG Diploma/Diploma Courses, Advanced Certificate Program in Physiotherapy. Eligible candidates can apply on the official website of SCTIMST at sctimst.ac.in. Check more details on SCTIMST 2018 Entrance Exam and Admission from the page below.

SCTIMST 2018 Entrance Exam and Admission

Latest – Application form of SCTIMST 2018 Entrance Exam and Admission is available for January 2018 admission session. 

Click here to read SCTIMST Jan 2018 admission notification.

Click here to read SCTIMST Jan 2018 information brochure.

SCTIMST 2018 Important Dates

Events Dates
Admission Notification September 1, 2017
Availability of online Application September 1, 2017, to October 5, 2017
Last date for receipt of completed applications October 10, 2017
SCHEDULE OF ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS/ INTERVIEW
Ph.D. November 1-2, 2017 (9.30 am)
PG Diploma in Cardiac Laboratory Technology November 3, 2017 (9.30 am)
PG Diploma in Neuro Technology November 4, 2017 (9.30 am)
MD Transfusion Medicine November 7-8, 2017 (9.00 am)
DM Cardiology, DM Neurology, DM Neuroimaging & Interventional Neuroradiology, DM Cardiovascular Imaging and Vascular Interventional Radiology, PDCC Diagnostic Neuroradiology November 7-8, 2017 (9.00 am)
DM Neuroanaesthesia DM Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia MCh-CVTS, MCh Vascular Surgery, MCh Neurosurgery, MCh Neurosurgery (5-year course), PDCC Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia, PDCC Neuroanaesthesia, PDCC Vascular Surgery November 7-8, 2017 (11.30 am)
Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology November 10, 2017 (9.30 am)
PG Diploma in Blood Banking Technology November 13, 2017 (9.30 am)
Advanced Certificates Programme in Physiotherapy November 14, 2017 (9.30 am)
Diploma in Cardiovascular & Thoracic Nursing and Diploma in Neuro Nursing (Written & Practical) November 16, 2017 (9.30 am)
Diploma in Cardiovascular & Thoracic Nursing and Diploma in Neuro Nursing (Interview) November 17, 2017 (9.30 am)
Diploma in Advanced Medical Imaging Technology November 18, 2017 (9.30 am)
PG Diploma in Medical Records Science November 20, 2017 (9.30 am)
PG Diploma in Clinical Perfusion November 21, 2017 (9.30 am)
Post-doctoral fellowship (Post-DM/MCh) December 22, 2017 (10.00 am)
Tentative Date for Interview
Technology Diploma & Advanced Certificate Courses On the same day, immediately after written tests.
Ph.D November 2, 2017 (9.00 a.m)
Specialty Nursing Diploma Courses November 17, 2017 (9.30 a.m)
Post-doctoral Courses November 7-8, 2017

SCTIMST 2018 Programs Offered

The following Programs on offer are for 2018 session:

SCTIMST 2018 Eligibility Criteria

DM Cardiology and DM Neurology

  • MD in General Medicine or Paediatrics from an Indian university recognized by Medical Council of India (MCI) or Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in General Medicine/Paediatrics or any equivalent degree recognized by MCI.
  • Candidates with MD in Psychiatry from an Indian university recognized by MCI or DNB in Psychiatry with a minimum of six months residency posting in General Medicine during the said course, can also apply for DM Neurology.

DM Neuroimaging & Interventional Neuroradiology and DM Cardiovascular imaging and vascular interventional radiology:

  • MD in Radiodiagnosis from an Indian university recognized by MCI or Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in Radiology/Radiodiagnosis or any equivalent degree recognized by MCI.

DM Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anaesthesia

  • MD in Anaesthesia or equivalent from an Indian university recognized by MCI or Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in Anaesthesia or any equivalent degree recognized by MCI.

DM Neuroanaesthesia

  • MD in Anaesthesia or equivalent from an Indian university recognized by MCI or Diplomate of the National Board (DNB) in Anaesthesia or any equivalent degree recognized by MCI.

MCh Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, Vascular Surgery Neurosurgery.

  • MS in General Surgery from an Indian university recognized by MCI or Diplomate of the National Board in General Surgery or any equivalent degree recognized by MCI for this purpose from time to time.

MCh Neurosurgery (5-year course)

  • MBBS from an Indian university recognized by MCI and one-year post-MBBS residency/Senior house surgency in General surgery from a university/PG Institute/Teaching Hospital recognized by the MCI for General Surgery post graduate training.

Post-doctoral Certificate Courses: Cardiothoracic and vascular anaesthesia, Neuroanaesthesia, Diagnostic neuroradiology, Vascular Surgery.

  • MD/MS Degree in Anaesthesia/Radiology/General Surgery, from an Indian university recognized by MCI or DNB in Anaesthesia/Radiology/General Surgery or any equivalent degree recognized by MCI.

Post Graduate Programme: MD Transfusion Medicine

  • MBBS or equivalent degree from a recognized university. They should have completed one year of compulsory internship from a medical college of repute. The candidate should have applied for and obtained registration with Medical Council of India or State Medical Council

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. Also, applicants need to upload a passport size photograph (35 mm x 45 mm (50kb max) – as jpeg image) while filling the application. It is mandatory to send the hard copy of the duly signed ONLINE generated application form along with prescribed Online fee payment receipt with copies of relevant documents to be sent to ―The Registrar, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute For Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram-695 011 to reach before the last date. The envelope containing the application should superscribe as “Application for Admission to ……………………… course for the Academic Session – January 2018.”

Application Fees

The payment for application fees can be done through SBI Collect website of State Bank of India (online challan).

Program Application Fees
General/ OBC SC/ST
Post-doctoral courses including PhD Rs 1500 Rs 1200
Ph.D/MPH/DPH/MD Rs 1000 Rs 800
M.Phil Rs 500 Rs 400
Diploma/PG Diploma/Advanced certificate courses Rs 300 Rs 240

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.

Exam Pattern

The theory examination will be of 90 minutes duration, carrying 100 multiple choice questions, half of which will be from the Post doctoral specialty applied for and the other half from the qualifying post-graduate speciality. For DM Neurology the entrance paper for Medicine and Psychiatry stream will be common with 50 Gen Medicine and 50 Neurology questions. Theory examination will be based on the core post-graduate specialty and postdoctoral specialty applied for.

SCTIMST 2018 Selection Procedure

The minimum pass marks in Theory Examination will be 50%. Candidates scoring less than the minimum prescribed will not be considered. The selection process is provided below:

  • 1.5 marks for first attempt MBBS
  • 1.5 marks for first attempt MD/MS/DNB
  • 1 mark for gold medal in MBBS
  • 1 mark for gold medal in MD/MS/DNB
  • 40 marks for Theory (Written) Entrance Examination
  • 40 marks for Departmental Clinical/Practical and Viva Voce
  • 15 marks for the Final Interview

SCTIMST 2018 Merit List

Candidates who will qualify in the Theory Examination, a merit list will be drawn up based on the marks obtained in the Theory Examination. The merit list will be uploaded on the official website of the exam. From the said merit list, candidates will be selected in the order of merit for further evaluation – clinical, practical and viva voce in the respective departments. The ratio of candidates selected for these will be approximately three candidates for each available vacancy.

SCTIMST 2018 Interview

The candidates for the final interview will be selected in the order of merit based on aggregate marks scored for academic performance including theory and departmental clinical/practical and viva-voce (aggregate of 1 to 6 under method of selection). The proportion of candidates called for the final interview will be two per available seat in each discipline. However three candidates may be shortlisted for the final interview in a programme with one seat only.

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

Program Open seats Reserved for Total
SC ST
M.Phil. (August Session only) 8 3 4 15
MPH (July Session only) 13 5 7 25
DPH (July Session only) 5 2 3 10
Diploma in Nursing 11 3 6 20
PGDCLT 2 1 Nil 3
PGDNT 2 1 1 4
DOTT 1 1 Nil 2
DAMIT 2 1 Nil 3
PGDMRS 1 1 Nil 2
PGDBBT 1 1 Nil 2
PGDCP 1 1 Nil 2
ACP -PN 1 1 Nil 2
ACP -PC 1 1 Nil 2

Salary/stipend (per month)

Course Duration Scale of pay/Stipend
DM & MCh 3 year Rs 18,750/- + 6600/- GP
5 year MCh (Neurosurgery) / MD (Transfusion Medicine) 5/3 year Rs 15,600/- + 5400/- GP
Post–doctoral Certificate Courses 1 year Rs 18,750/- + 6600/- GP
Post-doctoral Fellowship 1 year Rs 18,750/- + 6600/- GP
M.Phil/Advanced Certificate Programmes in Physiotheraphy 1 year Rs 5,000/-
Specialty Courses in Nursing 1st year Rs 8,701/-
2nd year Rs 10,151/-
PG Diploma/Diploma Courses (Technology) 1st year Rs 6,526/-
2nd year Rs 7,976/-

1 COMMENT

  1. Dear Sir /Madam, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum does it conduct M.B.B.S entrance exams for candidates after 12th Class (10 +2) . My daughter is now in 10+2 .will finish in March 2018 and she wants to apply for U.G -M.B.B.S can you please guide me .my mail id is SHAIK [email protected] can anybody please help /guide me i will ever greatfull to one an ALL. Thanks & Best Regards,

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