Medical Council of India
Pocket -14, Sector -8, Dwarka, New Delhi -110077
This is to inform to all concerned that the requirement of obtaining Eligibility Certificate to pursue Primary Medical Qualification (MBBS or its equivalent) by an Indian Citizen/Oversees Citizen of India is mandatory in terms of section 13(4B) of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956. It is also brought to attention that the requirement of obtaining Eligibility Certificate was dispensed with by the India Medical Council (Amendment) First and Second Ordinance, 2013. However, with the lapse of the Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Second Ordinance, 2013, the requirement of obtaining Eligibility Certificate from the Medical Council of India stands revived w.e.f. 04.01.2014.
The Executive Committee of the Council has decided to restart issuance of Eligibility Certificate w.e.f the current Academic Year i.e 2016-2017.
Accordingly, public at large is hereby informed that in terms of Section 13(4B) of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 and Clause 4(2) of the Screening Test Regulation, 2002, an Indian National/Overseas Citizen of India who desires to take admission into MBBS or its equivalent course in a Medical University/Institution outside the country, is required to obtain Eligibility Certificate from the Medical Council of India, New Delhi before leaving the country. It is not permissible for holder of a primary medical qualification to appear in the Screening Test without obtaining an Eligibility Certificate from Medical Council of India.
Therefore, all the applicants who have taken and/or desire to take admission into MBBS or its equivalent course in a Medical University/Institution outside the country may apply for Eligibility Certificate to the Medical Council of India, New Delhi on the prescribed application Form No. 1 along with all relevant documents and fee. The said application form may be downloaded from the MCI website www.mciindia.org.
(Dr. Reena Nayyar)
Medical Council of India
Pocket- 14 , Sector – 8, Dwarka Phase -1
New Delhi – 110077, India
Dated: 21st April 2014
It is brought to the notice of all concerned and public at large that the matter with regard to the grant of Provisional/Permanent Registration certificate to the Indian/Foreign graduates was considered by the Executive Committee at its meeting held on 16th April 2014 and the Executive Committee decided that all the pending applications for provisional Registration/Permanent Registration of foreign graduates and applications for provisional Registration of Indian graduates be returned to the applicants alongwith the fees paid by them forthwith, with advice to apply to the concerned State Medical Council.
MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA
Date: May 05, 2010
The Applicant who apply for Eligibility Certificate and sending their documents by post should enclose their original certificates for consideration of their application for issue of eligibility certificate. It may be noted that those applications without original certificates will not be entertained by the Council office.
CANDIDATES WHO HAVE ALREADY GOT PERMANENT REGISTRATION/ REGISTRATION OF ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATION WITH ANY STATE MEDICAL COUNCIL ARE NOT REQUIRED/ELIGIBLE FOR RE-REGISTRATION WITH THE MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA , NEW DELHI.
APPLICATION FOR REGISTRATION WITH MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA BY SUCH PERSONS WHO ALREADY POSSESS PERMANENT REGISTRATION/ ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATION REGISTRATION WOULD NOT BE ENTERTAINED.
BY ORDER SECRETARY MCI
By Order of the Executive Committee.
(Ashok Kumar Harit) Deputy Secretary (Admn.)