Tribune News Service
Faridkot, August 2
Changing the process for admission to MD/MS programs, the National Medical Commission (NMC) has put forth its draft tips for faculties.
As per the rules, the National Exit Test (NEXT) (from the date it turns into operational) shall be the premise for admission to the MD/MS programs in every tutorial yr. Notably, seven medical faculties in Punjab provide about 690 MD/MS seats.
“For admission to MD/MS programs, the candidate should qualify NEXT and be eligible to be granted a licence to observe as a medical practitioner and for enrolment within the state or nationwide medical register, because the case could also be,” reads the draft tips issued by the NMC within the public area, in search of feedback from the general public and varied stakeholders.
For admission to postgraduate broad specialty programs, NEXT marks shall stay legitimate for 3 years from the date an individual has turn out to be eligible to be granted licence to observe as a medical practitioner. After the expiry of the validity of the NEXT marks, the particular person shall have to look for and qualify the examination once more to be eligible for admission to MD/MS programs.
The MD/MS college students additionally must bear a three-month District Residency Programme. This is aimed toward acquainting the scholars with the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the outcomes of the nationwide well being programmes on the district degree and to orient them to promotive, preventive, healing and rehabilitative providers being offered by varied classes of healthcare professionals beneath the umbrella of the National Health Mission.
Moreover, the reply scripts of the scholars will probably be subjected to 2 valuations. The common of the overall marks awarded by the 2 valuators for the paper, rounded off to the closest worth, shall be thought-about for the computation of the outcomes. All reply scripts, the place the distinction between the 2 valuations is 15 per cent and extra of the overall marks prescribed for the paper, shall be subjected to a 3rd valuation. The common of the 2 finest complete marks, awarded by the three evaluators for the paper, 25 rounded off to the closest worth, shall be thought-about for closing computation of the outcomes.