Lady Hardinge Medical College is a premier all girls Medical College located in Connaught place, New Delhi. The college was established and inaugurated in 1916 by Baron Hardinge, then Viceroy of India; and later became part of the Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi in 1950. Apparently there are 200 MBBS seats offered by Lady Hardinge for female candidates. The post-graduate courses were started in 1954 which is open to both male and female candidates. It is associated with Smt Sucheta Kriplani Hospital, Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital and Kalavati Saran Childrens Hospital.
- Admissions For MBBS program- NEET
Candidates seeking admission to Lady Hardinge must qualify National Eligibility Cum Entrance (NEET 2017) conducted by CBSE. Apart from AIIMS and JIPMER, NEET is the only medical entrance examination conducted in India for UG admissions. It is necessary for a candidate to score a minimum of 50% aggregate (40% in case of SC/ST and OBC candidates) in NEET 2017 to become eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS programs.
Eligibility to apply for Lady Hardinge MBBS exam 2017
Admission at Lady Hardinge is strictly based on the merit list of candidates belonging to different categories is released by Faculty of Medicine and Sciences, Delhi University. Only when the seats are left vacant after preparing the merit list of Delhi NCR candidates, desirable candidates belonging from outside Delhi are taken into consideration.
Counseling is conducted for medical aspirants on the basis of their score obtained in NEET. Candidates will be informed about the various courses available to a candidate. None of the candidates already pursuing MBBS/BDS from any institute of the country shall be allotted a seat in the counseling.
Upon successful allotment of seats, the candidates are expected to produce their certificates at the time of counseling, desired documents and admit card and score card of NEET exam to complete the admission procedure.
Supreme Court of India had ordered to scrap all state CET exams for the MBBS entrance last year. The states are supposed to hold only Single Exam - NEET from now on.
NEET will be conducted in an offline mode (pen and paper based) at various centres across the country. The question paper will be available in different languages namely English, Hindi, Tamil, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi and Telugu.
EXAMINATION DATE – MAY 7TH 2017
The question paper will comprise of 180 questions. Questions will be of MCQ type with each question having four options to choose from. The duration of exam will be three hours.
The question papers will be composed of four sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.
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The questions to be asked in NEET 2017 exam will be based upon the topics and chapters from Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany taught in 10+2 level at school. The NEET syllabus is prepared after reviewing various state syllabi as well as those prepared by the CBSE, NCERT and COBSE.
The distribution of seats is as per Delhi University Norms.
Number of MBBS seats at Lady Hardinge: 200