Web counselling for PG medical seats from April 23
VIJAYAWADA: Dr NTR University of Health Sciences (NTRUHS) will conduct online web counselling for admissions into PG (degree and diploma) courses in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana States after the certificate verification of eligible candidates from April 22 to 24 and April 24 to 26 respectively, said university registrar G Anuradha.
Candidates can get their certificates verified at helpline centres at NTR UHS in Vijayawada, AU School of Distance Education in Visakhapatnam, SV University campus in Tirupati, JNTU campus in Hyderabad for AP students. For Telangana students, university officials arranged verification centres in JNTU, Hyderabad and Warangal (Kakatiya University campus).
The registrar also said candidates can exercise their options for the courses from April 23 to 26 in the case of AP colleges and from April 25 to 28 for Telangana colleges. The candidates will be intimated through SMS on April 27 for AP candidates and April 29 for Telangana candidates on the allotment of seats. "Selected candidates have to join the colleges allotted to them by May 2," Anuradha said.
At a recent press meet in Visakhapatnam, university's vice-chancellor T Ravi Raju said 2,587 PG seats are available in the government and private medical colleges in AP and Telangana out of which 1,905 are in the convenor's quota and 682 in private medical colleges.
"In the convenor's quota, the number of seats for in-service candidates is 699 and the rest are in non-service category. Admissions into Siddhartha Medical College in Vijayawada would be done on state-wide basis and the 61 seats will be distributed in 42:36:22 ratio among the AU, OU and SVU areas," he told.