PMET (2018) stands for Punjab Medical Entrance Test. PMET is a state level examination. The PMET (Punjab Medical Entrance Test ) is conducted by the Baba Farid University of Health Science, Faridkot. The PMET is conducted for the admission in medical (MBBS) & dental (BDS) courses or programs. PMET courses are offered by various dental and medical colleges of Punjab that are government as well as private colleges. Since 2016 the admission in this admission is usually based on the NEET score.
PMET consists of three papers which are of MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) types. NEET (CGPMT) will have 3 attempts for those who have made 3 attempts prior to 2017 since this rule is applicable since 2016. PMET 2018 will continue with the same rule that NEET’s first attempt will be the only attempt and will be counted as one.
Punjab MBBS or BDS (PMET) counselling will be conducted in the second week of August 2018. There will be many other activities that will be conducted for PMET and dates for those will be mentioned in the article below.
Following detail is given of PMET Eligibility Criteria, Admit Cards, Syllabus, Exams Dates and Pattern, application form, result and counselling etc are mentioned below:
PMET Important Dates
Candidate should know about PMET dates and events. Events like Notification release date, Releasing of Exam Date, Result from an announcement and Answer key release, etc.
Appearing candidates should stay tuned with us for updates about PMET exams. The schedule is prepared for better understanding.
Candidates can check below the tentative exam dates of PMET 2018:
|Events of PMET 2017||Dates|
|Release of application||The last week of June 2018|
|Last date for online application form submission||The second week of July 2018|
|Last date for depositing fee||The second week of July 2018|
|Display of Provisional Merit List||Mid-July 2018|
|Online filling/submission of counselling form (1st round)||The third week of July 2018|
|Display of result of 1st round||The third week of July 2018|
|Date of joining the allotted college||till the last week of July 2018|
|Online filling/submission of counselling form (2nd round)||The second week of August 2018|
|Display of result of 2nd round||The third week of August 2017|
|Date of joining the allotted college||upto the last week of August 2018|
NOTE: The candidates are informed that the above provided time duration is tentative and the candidate must check the official website of the PMET to keep oneself updated with the latest changes or update on the date provided by the authority.
PMET Admit Card
All the applicants can download the admit card for PMET 2018 from the official website of the PMET. The admit card will be issued in the month of May 2018. No candidate will get the admit card (via post) through any offline process.
The result will be available on official website of PMET. The conducting should check all the printed details on the admit card for all the entries which they have filled. The admit card will be provided or can be downloaded using the registration number, D.O.B and password. The admit card will get downloaded by this process.
The PMET admit card will contain the information about the PMET such as examination venue, exam date and timings, candidates name and roll number. The PMET admit card is mandatory for the students to carry with them to the examination hall without which the applicants will not be given entry to the centre.
PMET Application Form
The application form will be available in online on the official portal of PMET only via online mode. The application form for PMET will not be provided through offline mode. Application Form will be available on online from the last week of June 2018. The last date to submit the PMET application forms will be in the second week of July 2018. Candidate can fill application form of PMET exams through online on the official portal of the official website of the PMET.
In the application form, the candidate has to fill the following information candidate have advised filling the qualification code, Center of Examination, category, exam medium, gender and Adhaar number carefully. The candidate must scan their passport size photo in JPEG format. The size of the photo must be 4.5cm x 3.5cm memory should not exceed 200 Kbytes. With these compulsory conditions, the candidate must upload their along with the properly and completely filled application form.
The candidate’s only one application form is accepted by the PMET conducting authority only and no offline means are available.
The detailed process for online or offline application form is given below:
- Download the application form and take the printout of it.
- The application form will be available from the last week of June 2018.
- Candidates are required to fill all details in the application form carefully.
- Paste recent photograph in the application form.
- No other documents are required to attach with the application form of the PMET.
- Candidates have to submit the application form at the notified locations (as per centre opted), on specified dates, along with self-attested copies of required documents.
There is a fee for the prospectus that is 200/- and by paying Rs.200/- candidates can get their prospectus. Candidates are required to pay Rs. 5000/- for the general category and the OBC category candidates will have to pay Rs. 2500/-. If the candidate does not apply in the given amount of time or until the last date (given) then the candidate has to pay late fees of Rs. 3000/-
Candidates have to pay the application fee before the due date. Late charged fees. Once payment is done it will not be refunded back to candidates. Candidates can pay the application fees online through different modes. These modes include credit card/debit card/net banking.
The payment for application form can be online. The online payment is done through credit card/debit card/net banking/NEFT.
Below is given application form fees of PMET exams:
- The application fee of CGPMT 2018 will be Rs. 3000/- for general
- The application fee of CGPMT 2018 will be Rs.2500/- for SC/ST/PH Candidates category candidates.
- Candidates have to submit the application fee by online mode.
- The late fee will be charged if the candidate will fill the form after the last date of submission of application form.
- Candidates can pay through e-challan from the Oriental Bank of Commerce. The generation of e-challan will be only after the complete submission of the application form.
PMET (NEET) Eligibility Criteria
Candidate has to check they are eligible for applying or not if the candidate didn’t know about the basic detail they can face difficulty at the time of admission process. Candidate of the Indian citizen or Non-resident Indians (NRI), Overseas Citizens of India (OCI), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) card holders are also eligible to apply. The minimum age of the applying candidate will be 17 and maximum he/she can apply till 25 years of their age.
Before filling the application form candidates can check their PMET exams eligibility criteria Nationality, Age Limit Criteria, Qualification Criteria, etc given below:
The eligibility criteria for PMET 2018 are mentioned below:
- Candidate should be a bonafide resident of Punjab.
- Candidates must have completed the age of the 17 years on or before 31st December of the admission year.
- Candidates have to qualify 10+2 examination or other equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English individually.
- They have to secure at least 50% marks (40% marks in case of the SC/BC category & 45% for Persons with Locomotor Disability of Lower Limbs) taken together in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology.
- Appearing candidates can also apply.
PMET (NEET) Exam Pattern
Candidates appearing PMET exams have to complete their paper in mentioned hours. As per board law candidate will not give extra time to complete paper. Candidate will ask objective type questions with multiple optional answers for each question. The time duration for PMET is 3 hours.
In exams Question, the paper pattern will be in OMR form. There will be the total of 200 objective type questions. The exam paper will be conducted in 2 different language that is English and Hindi. Candidates have to choose for their suitable language. There one will be only one question paper. For each correct answer, a candidate will be given 4 marks. There will be no negative marking.
Following detail of PMET exams, pattern and table are given of subject, no. of the question.
|Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks|
NOTE: The above provided time is tentative and thus candidates are requested to check the details about the time on the official website of the PMET.
PMET (NEET) Result
PMET (NEET) exams result will be published by conducted authority through online, official portal. Candidates can check result from the first week of July 2018. No individual score card will be issued to candidates. The result will be available in pdf format candidates can download and view the result. After the declaration of the result, the candidate must keep an eye on the websites like CBSE, Medical Counselling Committee, Participating Universities/ Institutions till the conclusion of the final round of Counselling.
To see result candidates have to enter detail in official portal page for correct page type correct detail. If candidates type wrong detail in page website will show error. All the candidates those are shortlisted in the result will get called by the authority for the counselling process.
- PMET (NEET) 2018 result will be published in the second week of July 2018.
- Candidates those appeared in the examination can check their results via online mode through the website.
- The individual score card will not be given to any candidate.
- On the basis of the result, the admission will be provided and then the candidates will be called for the selection procedure.
After the result announcement, PMET selection process will start. Candidates have to fill and submit the application form on official website of the PMET or other notified centres and obtain Acknowledgement card with registration number as a proof of form submission. The admission will be provided to the in MBBS/BDS programmes.
If after the counselling the seat remains vacant then the admission will be done on the basis of HSSC that is 10+2 marks (qualifying exam). The procedure for seat allotment will be released on 24th of the July.
Admission will be done on the basis of candidates score marks in entrance exams. Candidate appearing counselling has to bring all required documents for registration and verification. If candidates have submitted incorrect document candidates admission will be cancelled. The candidates will be assigned the seats on the basis of merit list. Counselling process will comprise of registration, online document verification, choice filling and locking, counselling and seat allotment. After seat allotment, students have to report to the allotted college with required documents and prescribed fees.
- High School Mark Sheet & Passing Certificate
- Intermediate Mark sheet & Passing Certificate
- PMET 2017 Admit Card
- PMET 2017 Score Card
- Category Certificate
- Character Certificate
- Domicile Certificate
- Application Form with Challan
In PMET under all India Quota seats, there are seats reserved for the candidates who belong to the SC/ST/OBC/PH category.
|Backward Area/Border Area (1% each)||2%|
|Physically Handicapped/ orthopedically handicapped only||3%|
|Wards of Defence Personnel||1%|
|Children/Grandson of Freedom fighter||1%|
The cutoff will be decided by the authorities and on the basis of cutoff marks scored by the candidate in the examination (PMET). The list for cutoff will be released by the conducting authorities of PMET. The cutoff list will be set on the basis of how many candidates appeared in the examination.
PMET 2018 result will be announced online by the official authorities on the official website of the PMET by the conducting authorities. The result will be declared in the month of August 2018. The authority that is conducting the exam (PMET) will not release the result category wise.
After the result declaration, candidates will stay in touch with the websites of CBSE, Medical Counselling Committee and Participating Universities/ Institutions till the conclusion of the final round of Counselling.
Syllabus for PMET is available on the official website of PMET. From there, candidates can download their syllabus. The candidates should focus on the officially given syllabus and prepare thoroughly for that.
The syllabus will consist of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology).
The syllabus of PMET will be prepared after analyzing the different states syllabi as well as those prepared by NCERT, CBSE and COBSE.
- Firstly, make a timetable for your studies.
- Manage your time as per the subjects mentioned in the syllabus for PMET.
- Choose the right study material available in the market or on the internet for PMET.
- Practice from previous years question papers it will help you to understand the exam pattern of PMET.
- To prepare well for the examination, you have to take care of your help.
- Take the nutritious diet and do exercise and yoga to stay fit