Hyderabad: Post graduates seats in government medical colleges for the year 2013-14 are sanctioned by MCI. It is decided that 1165 seats will be allotted to the students in 33 medical branches. Medical Council of India given permission to these seats, informed the sources. Compared to previous year, 30 seats more are available this year.
PG CET was held in March this year. The results of the common entrance test will be announced by the end of this month. Counselling for post graduate seats will be held from the first week of June. For 1165 seats in ten government college, post graduate medical, post graduate surgical, post graduate medical diploma, post graduate surgical diploma and non clinical degree courses more than fifteen thousand candidates are competing. Classes will commence from 2nd May, 2013 and admission procedure will be completed by 31st May, 2013
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences is given additional seats in post graduate degree and post graduate diploma courses. Three additional seats are allotted in general medicine, 2 in MD anaesthesia, 2 in MD DVL, 3 in MD general surgery. a total of 20 seats are allotted to the college. Osmania is allotted 274 seats. the college is allotted additional seats in every branch of medicine.
Hyderabad Gandhi medical college has 127 seats, Warangal KMC has 107 seats, Visakha AMC has 176 seats, Guntur government medical college has 97 seats, Tirupati SVMC has 104 seats, Kurnool KMC has 93 seats and Vijayawada SMC is offering 56 seats to the students. Srikakulam, Adilabad and Ongole regional medical colleges are not given any additional seats. Anantapur government medical college is also not given any post graduate seats. Main reason for this is non availability of qualified lecturers, it is informed.