Veterinary Council of India-Admissions

Veterinary Council of India Admissions For B.V.Sc & A.H Degree Courses 2008-2009

Veterinary Council of India

Veterinary Council of India-Admissions

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Veterinary Council of India-Admissions Notification for All India Pre-Veterinary Test 2008-2009

Veterinary Council of India Admissions For B.V.Sc & A.H Degree Courses 2008-2009

Notification for All India Pre-Veterinary Test 2008 for Admission to B.V. Sc & A.H Degree Course.

Veterinary Council of India invites applications for appearing of the entrance examination for filling up 15% of total number of seats to be filled on Merit in Veterinary Colleges in India (except Jammu & Kashmir state) from Indian nationals for admission to 1st year of B.V. Sc & A.H degree course for academic session 2008-2009.

Note:

Students from the State of Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible to appear in this test, as that State has not adopted the provisions of the Indian Veterinary Council Act, 1984 in the State of Jammu & Kashmir. The details may be seen in the Information Bulletin/ website.

1. Date and Venue of the Examination: Saturday, the 10the May, 2008 (time 2 to 5 P.M.) at the centers (cities) stated in the Information Bulletin/ website.

2. Duration of Course: The duration of B.V. Sc & A.H degree course is spread over five complete academic years including a compulsory rotating internship of six months.

3. Eligibility Criteria:

Qualifying Examination:

(i) A candidate must have passed the Higher Secondary Examination or the Indian School of Certificate Examination equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination (After a period of 12 years of study) the last two years of study with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and any other elective subject with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council for Education Research and Training or equivalent qualification as prescribed in the Veterinary Council of India- Minimum Standards of Veterinary Education ? Degree Course (B.V. Sc & AH) Regulations, 1993 or

Candidates who have passed the B. Sc Examination from a recognized University with not less than two of the following subjects-Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany, Zoology) and has passed the earlier qualifying examination with the following subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.

(ii) To be eligible for appearing in entrance examination, the candidates must have passed the qualifying examination obtaining not less than 50% of the aggregate marks in Physics, chemistry, Biology and English. In respect of candidates belonging to the SC/ST or other special category of students as specified by the Government from time to time, mark required at the qualifying examination shall be 10% less than that prescribed for general category.

(iii) A candidate who is taking up the qualifying examination prior to the Entrance Examination, or whose result is awaited, may also apply and take the examination but he/she shall not be eligible for admission to the B.V. Sc & AH programme, if he/she does not pass the qualifying examination with the required percentage of marks as prescribed at 3(ii) above, on or before 30th June, 2008 and submit the documentary proof during counseling, if selected.

4. Age: The candidate has attained or will attain age of seventeen (17) years on 31st December 2008.

5. How to submit the Application Form:

A desirous candidate can submit the Application Form for the All India Pre-Veterinary Test in the following ways.

(A) Online:

Online submission of application may be made by accessing the Council?s website www.vci-india.in. Candidates are required to take a printout of the Online Application Form after successful submission of data online. The printout of the computer generated Form, complete in all respect as applicable for offline submission should be sent to the Controller of Examination , Veterinary Council of India, ?A? Wing, 2nd Floor, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi ? 110 066 by registered/ speed post only. Candidate should remit the examination fee Rs.700/- for General/Other category and Rs.350/- for SC/ST Category through a Demand Draft in favour of the ?Veterinary Council of India Examinations Fund? payable at New Delhi drawn on any nationalized bank. Instructions for online submission of application form will be made available on the website www.vci-india.in w.e.f. 01.01.2008 (10.00 AM) to 15.02.2008 (5.00 PM).

(B) Offline:

(1) The Information Bulletin and Application Form can be obtained by post on payment of Rs.750/- for General Category and Rs.400/- for SC/ST category (including examination fee, handling and other charges) through a Demand Draft in favour of ?Veterinary Council of India Examination Fund? payable at New Delhi on any Scheduled Bank from the office of Controller of Examination, Veterinary Council of India, ?A? Wing, 2nd Floor, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi ? 110 066. While requesting Information Bulletin and Application Form, the candidates should send:

* Demand Draft (Cash/ Money Order/ Indian Postal Order/ Cheque or any other form of payment will NOT be accepted. Demand Draft issued prior to the date of advertisement will not be accepted).

* Two plain paper slips with complete address (in Capital Letters) with PIN-Code.

(2) The Information Bulletin and Application Form can also be obtained by hand from the below mentioned places on payment of Rs.700/- for General Category and Rs.350/- for SC/ST category through a Demand Draft drawn in favour of ?Veterinary Council of India Examination Fund? payable at New Delhi on any Scheduled Bank.

* Veterinary Council of India, ?A? Wing, 2nd Floor, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi ? 110 066.

* The Registrar, Andaman & Nicobar UT Veterinary Council, Directorate of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services, HADDO (P.O), Port Blair ? 744 102

* The Registrar, Kerala State Veterinary Council, Peroorkada PO, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala ? 695 005

* The Registrar, Manipur State Veterinary Council, Sanjenthong, Imphal ? 795 001, Manipal.

* The Registrar, Mizoram State Veterinary Council, Directorate of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services, Aizawl ? 796 001

* The Registrar, Nagaland State Veterinary Council, Directorate of Animal Husbandry, Kohima ? 751 003, Nagaland.

* The Registrar, Sikkim State Veterinary Council, Dept. of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services, Krishi Bhawan, Tadong, Sikkim ? 737 602

* The Registrar, Tripura Veterinary Council, Astabal Veterinary Complex, Agartala ? 799 001

* The Registrar, Goa State Veterinary Council, Directorate of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services, Pashusamvardhan Bhawan, Patto, Panaji ? Goa

(3) The Information Bulletin and Application Form can also be obtained by hand against cash payment from the following branches of Vijaya Bank (Rs.700/- in case of General Category and Rs.350/- for SC/ST category).

Andhra Pradesh:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 218, 306-308, 3rd Floor, Babukhan Estate, Basheerbagh, Hyderabad ? 500 001

(b) Vijaya Bank Tirupati, B.P.O. No. 15, 195/196, Prakasam Road, Tirupati ? 517 501

Bihar:

(a) Vijaya Bank, Satkar Shopping Arcade, Fraser Road, Patna ? 800 001, Bihar

Chandigarh:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 119, LIC building, Sector ? 17B, Chandigarh ? 160 017

Chhattisgarh:

(a) Vijaya Bank, Medina Manzil Jail Road, Kutchery Chowk, Raipur ? 492 001

Delhi:

(a) Vijaya Bank Barakhamba Road, No. 17, Vijaya Building, New Delhi ? 110 001

(b) Vijaya Bank, Ansal Chamber-II, Africa Avenue, Bhikaji Came Place, New Delhi ? 110 066

(c) Vijaya Bank, Plot No. 5, No-1, Savitri Plaza, IP Extension LSC-2, Patparjanj, Delhi ? 110 092

(d) Vijaya Bank, Plot No. 1, C.U. Block, Vikas Surya Plaza, Local Shopping Centre, Pitampura, New Delhi ? 34

Himachal Pradesh:

(a) Vijaya Bank, No-2, Mall Road, Shimla ? 171 001

Jharkhand:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 55, Baralal Street, Upper Bazar, Ranchi ?

Karnataka:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 5118, Public utility Building, Mayo Hall, MG Road, Bangalore ? 560 001

Kerala:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 150, Swastik Centre, MG Road, Trivandrum ? 695 001

Madhya Pradesh:

(a) Vijaya Bank, 111, Laxmin Niwas, Sindhi Colony, Berasia Road, Bhopal ? 462 001

Meghalaya:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 18, G.S. Road, Shillong ? 793 001

Orissa:

(a) Vijaya Bank, No.148, Ashok Nagar, Bhubaneshwar ? 751 009

Rajasthan:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. 23, Ahinsa Circle, Subhas Marg, Jaipur ? 302 001

Uttar Pradesh:

(a) Vijaya Bank, 31/49, MG Marg, Mayfair Building, Hazratgang, Lucknow ? 226 001

(b) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 322, Heera Sons House, 74/276 Haisley Road, Kanpur ? 208 001

(c) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 7, No.48/141/A, 1st Floor, Misir Pokra, Luxa Road, Varanasi ? 221 001

Uttaranchal:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 120, No. 6, Mahant Laxmandas Road, Dehradun ? 248 001

West Bengal:

(a) Vijaya Bank, P.B. No. 2038, ? Old Court House, Brabourne Road, Kolkata ? 700 001

Note:

The Council shall not be responsible for any delay, or non-receipt of Information Bulletin and Application Form, due to postal lapses or wrong/ incomplete address informed by the candidates.

6. Date of Sale of Information Bulletin and Application Form by Hand/ Post: 1st January, 2008 to 15th February, 2008.

Sale counter of bank/counters other than the office of Veterinary Council of India will not send the Information Bulletin by post. Hence, no request should be made to the bank/other counters for sending the Information Brochure and Application Form by post.

Vijaya Bank or its specified branches and designated sale counters (State Veterinary Councils) shall not be responsible for any consequences that may arise due to non-availability of forms from Bank/ aforesaid designated centres. In case, copies of Application Forms are sold out before the last date at any of the branches and the same are not available with Vijaya Bank/ Designated centres of Council, the candidate should get the same from the office of the Veterinary Council of India, ?A? Wing, 2nd Floor, August Kranti Bhawan, Bhikaji Cama Place, New Delhi ? 66 by sending Demand Drafts as stated above. The request along with Demand Draft should reach office of Council on or before 15th February, 2008. In such case, the candidates may submit online application as detailed above.

No correspondence regarding purchase of Information Bulletin and Application Form will be entertained after closing date of sale. General candidates applying on Forms meant for SC/ST category shall be rejected.

7.Last Date of submission of Application:

Completed Application Forms for both Offline and Online should reach the office of the Council latest by 22nd February, 2008 (5.00 PM). Completed Application Form is to be dispatched by Registered Post/Speed Post only Forms received after the last date shall not be considered. The information is also available on website of the Council: www.vci-india.in

(Dr. Anup Bhaumik)

Secretary

Reference Website:www.vci-india.in

Veterinary Council of India Admissions For B.V.Sc & A.H Degree Courses 2008-2009