COMEDK cancels medical 2016 entrance exam

COMEDK cancels medical 2016 Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka has cancelled the COMEDK UGET medical 2016 entrance exam, which was scheduled to be conducted on May 8, 2016. COMEDK undergraduate medical entrance exam has been annulled after the Supreme Court passed an order on May 6, 2016, stating that all private colleges should accept NEET 2016 score to fill their seats in medical and dental colleges.

According to SC order, no entrance examination shall be held for admissions to MBBS or BDS programmes by any private college or association or any private/deemed university.   

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Complying with the SC order, admissions to 708 medical and dental seats in 12 medical and 19 dental colleges participating in COMEDK will be done through NEET 2016 score. As many as 1.01 lakh of registered for the COMEDK UGET Medical 2016.

Furthermore, other private medical entrance exams, BVP CET MBBS, PIMS AICET, KLEU AIET and SAAT which were scheduled to be conducted on May 7, 2016 were stand cancelled obeying the SC order.


On May 6, 2016, during hearing plea SC has reserved its judgment till May 9, on a report submitted by Medical Council of India (MCI) pertaining to the on-going issue of implementation of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) by several states.

As per the media reports, advocate Vikas Singh presented the summary on execution of NEET 2016 to a bench comprising of three judges, headed by Justice AR Dave. In the report, MCI has requested the court to allow state governments to conduct their own entrance exams to fill their respective state quota MBBS and BDS seats. MCI has also asserted that all private colleges should accept NEET 2016 score to fill their seats in medical and dental colleges. Read the full story here.

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Rajalakshmi 11 days ago

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Is there any comedk uget medical branch in tamilnadu?

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Amita Jain 6 days ago

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Hi Rajalakshmi I am sorry, but you will need to clarify your question a bit more. Just for your information, COMEDK UGET is no longer conducted for admission to medical and dental seats in K...Read More
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Can you write COMEDK UGET to get a seat in St John's Medical college

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Hi Anirudh,Admissions into St. John's Medical college is done through Karnataka Examinations Authority. You can check the detailed admission procedure from the brochure given below. Information B...Read More

Ajay Pandey 2 months ago

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I am a bio student..can i get seat of any medical college in karnataka seat under comedk exam or i have to get it under neet ????

my ques is that can i get medical collge under comedk and if i do then which course i would selecte while regestering application form ..

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Gautam Manohar 1 month ago

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hi ajay, you should write NEET and go through it,NEET 2018 Examination is most likely to be held on 10th May (Thursday) 2018. NEET 2018 Application Form will be released in the mon...Read More

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Divyanshu Kumar 5 months ago

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What are the marks in Neet 2017 require to get admission in private mbbs college whose fees under 8 lakhs per anumn like Comed colleges

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Priyanka Kaul Expert 5 months ago

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Hi, As per your concern and in general, to get admission in private MBBS colleges you will be required to score above 320-350 marks. Also it depends which private college you are interested to take a...Read More

Nagashayan 5 months ago

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I have got 3300state rank in Karnataka in neet 2017 will I be able to get comedk seat in kims Banglore in second round

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Priyanka Kashyap Expert 5 months ago

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With this rank, you have less chances to get seat there in Kempegowda Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangalore but I would suggest you to give a last try, may be this rank works there if more number o...Read More

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