Last date for receipt of filled in application : 22-05-2013 – 3.00 p.m.
Entrance examination date . 25 -05- 2013
Time 9.30 a.m.
Venue : Government Siddha Medical College, Arignar Anna Govt. Hospital Of Indian Medicine Campus, Arumbakkam, Chennai 600 106
Applications can only be downloaded from the website www.tnhealth.org and the filled application along with necessary enclosures and 2 self addressed envelopes 23 x 10 cms sent to
Commissionerate of Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy,
Aringnar Anna Government Hospital of Indian Medicine campus,
Arumbakkam, Chennai 600 106
Demand Draft for Rs. 2,000/- ( Rupees Two thousand only) which is non refundable towards the cost of application form drawn in favour of the Director of Indian Medicine and Homoeopathy, Chennai 106.
Candidates who had already acquired a post graduate M.D (Homoeopathy) Degree in any one of the Homoeopathy disciplines may also apply for another Homoeopathy discipline subject to the following conditions:
i. They will not be considered for a special case under the category of service candidates but only as open category candidates.
ii. They will have to undergo the course at their own cost.
iii. Their absence will not be treated as on duty during the period of study.
iv. They will not be granted any study leave during the period of study.
v. They will not be paid any stipend or salaries during the period of study
Non service candidates
i. They shall not be paid any stipend during the period of study.
ii. They shall undergo the course at their own cost.
iii. If they secure the same marks as any other candidate, they will be ranked last among candidates with the same marks irrespective of the provision
- Organon of Medicine
- Homoeopathic Materia Medica
- Practice of Medicine
Number of seats : 3 in each category
Qualification : BHMS from any university
Admission to the course will be made on merit, based on the marks obtained in the Entrance Examination to be conducted exclusively for the course added to post- BHMS experience marks that will be calculated as below:
For Written Entrance Examination : 90 marks
For post –BHMS Experience : 10 marks
Total 100 marks
One mark for each completed year after the completion of CRRI shall be Awarded as Experience mark for both service and non-service candidates to maximum of ten as on 31-3-2011 (e.g. If a candidate scores 50 marks in Entrance Examination and has Completed two years experience on 31-3-2013 after CRRI, the total aggregate Marks will be 50 + 2 = 52)
The Entrance Examination will primarily assess the knowledge and maturity of understanding of the candidate of all medical subjects- theory and clinical, taught at the undergraduate level (BHMS). The Entrance Examination will be at the Undergraduate level and will test Clinical knowledge covering all subjects taught
The questions will be of objective multiple choice type for which four answer options A, B, C, D will be offered.
Only one of the options will be the nearest and correct answer and this alone should be selected. The other three answers will be wrong. The correct answer has been verified by a team of Doctors by referring to relevant texts.
Each correct answer will be awarded one mark if a question is not answered, zero marks will be awarded. If more than one answer is indicated or any item is marked very faintly or illegibly as seen during the machine scan of answer sheets, the question will be deemed to have not been answered and zero marks will be awarded. It is reiterated that all questions carry equal marks.
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