Acchutha Institute Of Optometry Is Affliated To Dr. MGR Medical University in terms of conducting Allied Health Science programs uder B.Sc Degree. This is a 3 + 1 year program, covering 3 years of Academic & Practical and 1 year of Internship. This is a private college located in Erode, TamilNadu. Acchutha Institute Of Optometry is counted among the top-rated Colleges in Tamil Nadu with an excellent academic track record. This institute provides the best quality health education with highly experienced faculty, modern class rooms and lab facilities.
|College Name||Est Year||Type|
|Acchutha Institute Of Optometry||2016||Private|
Bachelors in Optometry
Masters in Optometry
|Address||3/3A ,Pennagukarar Thottam Periyasemur Erode, Tamil Nadu 638004|
|Non-Minority Institution||Minority Institution|
|B.PHARM||B.P.T||B.Sc. (NURSING)||B.Sc. RADIOGRAPHY AND IMAGING TECHNOLOGY|
|B.ASLP||B.OPTOM||B.O.T||B.Sc. RADIO THERAPY TECHNOLOGY|
|B.Sc. CARDIO-PULMONARY PERFUSION TECHNOLOGY||B.Sc. MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY||B.Sc. OPERATION THEATRE & ANAESTHESIA TECHNOLOGY||B.Sc. CARDIAC TECHNOLOGY|
|B.Sc. CRITICAL CARE TECHNOLOGY||B.Sc. DIALYSIS TECHNOLOGY||B.Sc. PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT||B.Sc. ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY CARE TECHNOLOGY|
|B.Sc. RESPIRATORY THERAPY||B.Sc. NEURO ELECTRO PHYSIOLOGY||B.Sc. CLINICAL NUTRITION|
|Date of Notification||18-06-2023|
|Commencement of uploading the online application||19-06-2023|
|Last date for uploading the online application||Weighted Total Marks for a maximum28-06-2023 (extended up to 10.07.2023 at 5.00 PM)|
|Expected date for declaration of Merit through official website||---|
|Tentative Allotment of seats||--|
|Last date of admission||--|
|Helpline Number||044-29862045 / 044-29862046 / 044-28363822/044-28364822/044-28365822/044-28366822|
|PROSPECTUS FOR ADMISSION TO PARAMEDICALDEGREE COURSES UNDER GOVERNMENT QUOTA click here|
The Online submission of Application form for admission to Paramedical Degree courses for 2023-2024 session in Tamil Nadu Government Medical Colleges, Government seats in Self-Financing Colleges/Institutions affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R Medical University, Chennai-32. can be accessed from the following websites.
|NOTE:- The candidates who are unable to access the online application can appear in person with parent or guardian, along with all the original certificates at any one of the facilitation centre available in the nearest Government Medical Colleges / Tamil Nadu Government Dental College and T.F.C.( Tamil Nadu Facilitation Centre) in each District ( where there are no Medical colleges yet) and utilize the facilities to access and apply online.|
|Candidates are advised to take printout of prospectus and read the prospectus carefully with their parents or Guardians before filling the online application and ensure that no mandatory column is left blank. In the event of Non-Acceptance of the online application form, no correspondence/request for re-consideration will be entertained.|
|Incomplete online application form will not be accepted|
|Permanent Residence Certificate in lieu of Nativity Certificate will not be accepted.|
|Nativity Certificate submitted with application alone will be accepted and sending the Nativity Certificate separately will not be entertained|
|Candidates belonging to other States cannot claim nativity of Tamil Nadu|
|Candidates who are Native of Tamil Nadu and who have studied 6TH standard to 12TH standard in schools of Tamil Nadu should also produce Nativity Certificate and Community Certificate issued by the competent authority. The Community Certificate of either one of the parent obtained from the competent Revenue Authority in Tamil Nadu should be enclosed to claim Communal Reservation.|
|If candidates do not submit the above mentioned certificates and even if he/she had studied Standard 6th to 12th std completely in Tamil Nadu, the candidate will be considered under Open Category only.|
|Other State candidates who are not native of Tamil Nadu but Studied 6th standard to 12th standard in Tamil Nadu will be considered under Open Category (OC) candidate and have to produce their Bonafide Certificate from school in which he/she studied from std 6th to 12th std|
|For All Courses (Except B.Sc Nursing)||Candidates should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December 2023|
|B.sc Nursing||Candidates should have completed 17 years of age as on 31st December 2023. Candidates belonging to OC / BC / BCM / MBC/DNC should not have completed 30 years as on 31st December 2023. For SC / SCA / ST candidates should not have completed 35 years as on 31st December 2023.|
|B.Pharm, BASLP & B.Optom|
English as one of the subject
a) Physics, Chemistry, Biology with any other subject (or)
b) Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology (or)
c) Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics with any other subject
|For All Courses (Except B.Pharm, BASLP & B.Optom|
English as one of the subject
(a) Physics, Chemistry, Biology with any other subject. (or)
(b) Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.
|B.PHARM & BASLP||Passed in Higher Secondary Course with aforesaid subjects not less than 40 % aggregate marks.||Passed in Higher Secondary Course with aforesaid subjects not less than 40 % aggregate marks.||Passed in Higher Secondary Course with aforesaid subjects|
|B.sc Nursing||Passed in Higher Secondary Course with aforesaid subjects not less than 40 % aggregate marks.|
|For All Courses (Except B.PHARM, BASLP & B.sc Nursing)||Passed in Higher Secondary Course with aforesaid subjects|
|NOTE:-Candidates who have passed any other equivalent examinations other than Tamil Nadu State Board/CBSE with same group of subjects mentioned above should produce the Eligibility Certificate from the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Guindy, Chennai-32. before joining the course.|
|NOTE:- In the case of candidates who have furnished the mark sheets of the qualifying examination, only in GRADES, the minimum marks of the grades alone will be taken into consideration while determining the marks in the select Science subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Botany and Zoology.|
|NOTE:- Candidates who have mark sheets with GRADES should obtain a certified statement of marks from the examination authority and upload the statement of marks for indicating the actual marks secured.|
|Candidates who have passed Higher Secondary Course in vocational stream are not eligible to apply to Paramedical Degree Courses|
If the highest marks secured by the student of State Board in Physics is 100 and the highest mark secured by a student of any other Board in the same subject is 90, both the highest marks will be considered to be equal to 100. If a student of the other Board secures 60 marks in Physics when the first mark in Physics in the same Board is 90, then 60 marks will be considered to be equal to 66.66 marks as arrived at below:-
|NOTE:- After normalization of marks in the relevant subjects in the qualifying examination conducted by different Boards, the qualified students of different Boards will be merged into a common merit list. In case of candidates who have qualified from National Boards such as CBSE and ISCE, the highest marks obtained by the candidates at the National Level alone will be taken into consideration for normalization.|
CALCULATION OF MARKS :-Merit List will be made on merit on the basis of marks obtained by the eligible candidates in the prescribed subjects in the qualifying examinations reduced to the base of 200 marks. The marks obtained through different Boards will be taken into account after normalization
|Weighted Total Marks for a maximum||200|
|Percentage in Biology (after normalization)||X|
|Percentage in Physics and Chemistry - Taken Together (after normalization)||Y|
|Percentage in Botany and Zoology - Taken Together (after normalization)||Z|
|Percentage in Mathematics (after normalization)||W|
|Weighted total marks for a maximum of 200.||Either (X+Y) OR (Z+Y) OR (W+Y)|
Ranking of the candidates will be done based on the total marks obtained in the prescribed Subjects after normalization of marks computed to a maximum of 200.
|In respect of the candidates who have taken the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology will be taken into account for arriving the General merit list and for those candidates who have taken Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics along with other subjects (other than Biology, Botany and Zoology) the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics will be taken into account for arriving the merit list for B. Pharmacy / B.ASLP/B.Optom courses only.|
|Determination of Rank of Candidates obtaining equal marks in all Paramedical Courses (Inter-se Merit)|
In cases where two or more candidates obtain equal aggregate for 200, the rank of such candidates shall be determined on the basis of the following order namely:-
i) Percentage in Biology or Botany and Zoology taken together in Higher Secondary Course Examination.
ii) Percentage in Chemistry in Higher Secondary Course examination.
iii) Percentage in Physics in Higher Secondary Course examination.
iv) Percentage in Fourth Optional subject in Higher Secondary Course Examination.
v) Date of Birth – Weightage given to seniority in age.
vi) Computerised Random number assigned. Higher value of random number will be taken into consideration.
|Most Backward Community||20%|
|Within 30% reservation for BC, 3.5% reservation will be provided for BC Muslims.|
|16% of seats out of 18% quota earmarked to SC shall be allotted to the Arunthathiyar community|
|For B.Sc(Nursing) course, the ratio of seats between men and women shall be 1:9 respectively . The Third Gender candidates who identify themselves as female by self declaration supported by the certificate (ID Card) issued by the Tamil Nadu Third Gender Welfare Board (TNGWB) are also elgible to get allotment as female candidates|
|SEATS RESERVED FOR PERSON WITH BENCHMARK DISABILITY : -5% of the total number of seats available in Government Colleges are reserved for the Differently Abled candidates. The other conditions for admission into Paramedical courses will be applicable as in the case of the general category.|
|GOVT. COLLEGES||The Tuition Fee for All Courses in all Govt. Colleges (per Annum) Rs. 3,000/-|
|SELF FINANCING COLLEGES||Name of the Course||Tuition Fee for Self Financing Colleges (per Annum)|
|B. Pharm||Rs. 43,000/-|
|B.Sc., (Nursing)||Rs. 45,000/-|
|The above fee does not include Hostel, Transport, Mess charges etc.|
|DISCONTINUATION FEE:-The students who are allotted and joined in any of the seats in Govt. Medical Colleges and discontinue the Paramedical Degree courses after the cut-off date should pay the Discontinuation Fee of Rs. 1,00,000/- (Rs. One Lakh only) by means of Demand Draft in favor of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai – 10” payable at Chennai.|
|Bachelors in Optometry||-|
|Masters in Optometry||-|
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