Karnataka MBBS Application Form 2018 – Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will be releasing Karnataka MBBS 2018 application form most likely in the first week of June 2018. The application form of Karnataka MBBS 2018 will be available only in online mode. It is mandatory for candidates to fill Karnataka MBBS application form 2018 to be eligible for 85% State Quota seats of Karnataka state. Karnataka MBBS 2018 application form will be tentatively available until the second week of June 2018. The candidates will be applying to approximately 5,617 seats in medical colleges and 2,181 seats in dental colleges by filling Karnataka MBBS application form 2018. The provisional merit list will be published by the authorities before the release of Karnataka MBBS 2018 application form. This provisional merit list of Karnataka MBBS 2018 will include candidates who have secured minimum required percentile in NEET UG 2018 and fulfil one of the domicile eligibility stated by the authorities. The inclusion in the provisional merit list means the candidate is eligible to fill the application form of Karnataka MBBS 2018. The candidates can check here the detailed procedure of filling Karnataka MBBS 2018 application form including the eligibility criteria and important dates of Karnataka MBBS BDS 2018.
Important Dates for Karnataka MBBS BDS Application Form 2018
Online Application release date
First week of June 2018
Last date to submit application form
Second week of June 2018
Last date to submit the application fee
Second week of June 2018
Karnataka MBBS BDS Eligibility Criteria 2018
Education Qualification - The candidate must pass 2nd PUC/Class XII/equivalent exam with English as one of the subjects. The minimum marks required in the qualifying exam is 50% in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. For SC/ST candidates of Karnataka origin, the minimum required percentage is 40%.
Minimum Required Percentile - The candidate must qualify NEET 2018 exam with minimum required percentile to fill Karnataka MBBS application form 2018 which is 50th percentile for candidate belonging to general category, 40th percentile for SC/ST candidates and 45th percentile for Ur PwD candidates.
Age criteria - The candidate must complete 17 years of age on or before December 31 of the given academic year for which the admission is being conducted. The aspirant should not be more than 25 years of age on May 7, 2018, which implies must be born after May 7, 1993.
Domicile Eligibility - The candidate should belong to one of these categories to fill Karnataka MBBS 2018 application form-
The candidate should have studied for a minimum of seven years in a Government recognised institute located in the state of Karnataka, or
The candidate should have passed 1st and 2nd year PUC/Class XI and XII/ from a Government recognised institute located in Karnataka State and either of the candidate’s parents should have studied for a minimum of seven years from Karnataka, or
The candidate who has passed the qualifying examination from an institute located outside Karnataka can be eligible for Karnataka MBBS 2018 admission if either of his/her parent’s is a domicile of Karnataka state. In this case, the mother tongue of the candidate or either of the parent’s mother tongue should be Kannada, Tulu or Kodava and the candidate has to give a Kannada language test.
How to fill Karnataka MBBS BDS Application Form 2018?
Step 1 - Registration
The candidates must login by clicking on the link below. Click on the ‘New User’ option and register by entering your correct email Id and mobile number. The candidates must note this email Id and mobile number will be used by the authorities for sending information if required. The candidates must fill all the details on the registration page as all the fields are mandatory. The candidates should fill Name, Date of Birth, Father’s name, Mother’s name. The candidates will receive an Application Number and User ID after successful registration for Karnataka MBBS 2018.
Step 2 – Academic Details
After successful registration, the candidates must login again with their User ID and fill their academic details like Class 12 marks, NEET score and NEET marks. The aspirants must click on save and next button after filling all the details otherwise the details will not be saved.
Step 3 – Photograph and Signature Upload
The candidates must upload the scanned images of their photograph, signature, parents’ signature and left thumb impression. Click on save and next button after uploading all the scanned images. After the submission of all these details, the candidates can click on the declaration form and submit all the details.
Step 4 – Application Fee Submission
The application fee will be submitted via bank challan. The aspirants need to take a printout of the challan copy and make the payment at the respective bank. The candidates must have a copy of the bank challan and Karnataka MBBS 2018 application form for future reference
To fill Karnataka MBBS Application Form 2018 – Click here (the link will be uploaded shortly)
Documents Required for Verification
The document verification will be conducted for those aspirants who have filled the application form of Karnataka MBBS 2018.The session will be conducted offline which means the candidates have to be physically present at the centre for verification.
Printout of Application Form
Bank Challan copy
Class X pass certificate
2nd PUC/Class XII mark sheet
Two recent passport size photograph
Study certificate attested by Block education Officer or Deputy Director of Public Instruction (DDPI).
After document verification session, a verification list will be published. The list will include candidates whose documents are successfully verified. In this process, candidates will be able to attend mock counselling sessions which will give them an idea about Karnataka MBBS admission 2018.
This article has been written on the basis of data collected from Karnataka MBBS admission 2017. It will be updated as soon as Karnataka MBBS admission 2018 data is released.