DMER PGP CET

DMER PGP CET

Directorate of Medical Education & Research Postgraduate courses in Physiotherapy Common Entrance Test 2021

Form Date: 04 Jul - 14 Aug 2021 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 04 Jul - 14 Aug 2021

DMER PGP CET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 2,000
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Directorate of Medical Education & Research (DME&R)
  • Courses:MPT, PGDASLP, M.SC OCC THER
  • Streams:Medical

DMER PGP CET 2021: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern

Updated On - February 24 2021 by Ganesh Wankhede

DMER PGP CET 2021 will be conducted in the last week of August 2021 tentatively by the Directorate of Medical Education & Research, Maharashtra Government. Postgraduate in Physiotherapy Common Entrance Test is conducted once a year at the state level. After qualifying for this exam, courses offered are Occupational Therapy, Audio, Physiotherapy, Speech & Language Pathology, and Prosthetic & Orthotics Courses. Those candidates who completed their graduation degree in a relevant subject can apply. The candidates can go through the complete article below to know more about the Application Form, Admit Card, Exam pattern, etc., related to DMER PGP CET 2021.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Important Dates

Following are the important dates of DMER PGP CET 2021.

EventsDates (Tentative)
Application start date2nd week of July 2021
Application last date2nd week of August 2021
Admit card release datelast week of August 2021
Exam datelast week of August 2021
Result2nd week of September 2021

DMER PGP CET 2021 Application Form

Candidates are advised to read eligibility criteria properly. The application form going to be available in July 2021. The application form will be available on the official website. Candidates are required to register first before filling the Application form. When uploading documents or photographs, candidates need to upload in a specified size & format.

How to fill online Application Form for DMR PGP CET 2021?

Below are some steps involved in the filling of the PGP Common Entrance Test 2021 Application form

  • The applicant has to do the registration first by providing a valid email id.
  • Password entered by the candidate should be kept safe for further use.
  • Password would be required for login on the official website.
  • After successful registration, the application form will appear on the screen.
  • An application form will require basic details to be filled in.
  • Applicants must fill in all the details like name, gender, date of birth, qualification, personal details, etc.
  • Candidates have to fill the application form very carefully, as wrong information will not be accepted.
  • After filling the application form, the candidate has to click on the submit button.
  • Applicants will be asked to upload the required documents like signatures and photographs.
  • All the documents should be uploaded in the prescribed size & format.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Application Fee

Mode of Payment- Candidate can pay the application fee of DMER PG in Physiotherapy Common entrance test exam 2020 through online mode.
  • The applicant has to pay a sum of Rs.2000/- as an application fee.
  • The application fee will be non-refundable.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Below are some eligibility criteria for the DMER PGP Common entrance test 2021 exam, the candidate must check before applying for the exam:

  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • Applicant must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board.
  • The candidate must be medically fit.
  • A candidate who has passed final B.P.Th./ B.O.Th. exam (recognized as per Maharashtra State Council for Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy Act 2002): Final BASLP/BPO examination (recognized As per The Rehabilitation Council of India Act 1992); from a college/institution situated in the State of Maharashtra is eligible to appear for this examination.
  • A candidate who is undergoing a rotating internship and is likely to complete it will have to submit the documentary proof from the Principal / Dean of the college regarding the date of completion of the internship at the time of the Preference form filling process.
  • Applicants belonging to Backward Class must have claimed so in his application form, failing which such a claim will not be entertained subsequently, the Candidate belonging to Backward Class Category should submit the certified copies of Caste Certificate, Caste Validity Certificate, and Non-Creamy Layer Certificate (wherever applicable) at the time of Preference form filling process.
  • The candidate who is admitted for the graduate course based on a Court order for Caste claim is required to submit a Caste Validity Certificate given by the Caste Scrutiny Committee or fresh court order, failing which the claim will not be granted, and the candidate will be considered as an Open category candidate.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Exam Pattern

Check the DMER PGP CET 2021 Exam Pattern below:

DMER PGP CET 2021 Exam Scheme
Exam ModeOnline (CBT) mode
Questions TypeMultiple Choice Questions
Duration of Exam90 Minutes
Number of Questions100 Questions
Marking Scheme1 mark will be awarded for each correct response
Medium of ExamEnglish
PGP CET 2021 Number of Questions
TopicsMarks
Anatomy04
Physiotherapy in Community Health05
Physiology04
Physiotherapy in General Medical & Gen. surgical condition10
Biochemistry02
Physiotherapy in Musculoskeletal Condition10
Physiotherapy in Neurosciences10
Fundamentals of Exercise Therapy 05
Fundamentals of Electro-Therapy 05
Physical Diagnosis & Manipulative Skills08
Pharmacology02
Pathology & Microbiology04
Psychology01
Psychiatry01
OBGY03
Electrical Agents07
Kinesio Therapeutics07
Medicine06
General Surgery & Orthopedics06

DMER PGP CET 2021 Admit Card

The candidates will have to visit the website of the Directorate of Medical Education & Research, Maharashtra Govt. to download the DMER PGP CET 2021, Admit Card:

  • Intimation for downloading the admit card will also be sent through email/SMS.
  • The candidates will be able to download the Hall Ticket by entering their Registration Number and  Password/Date of Birth.
  • After downloading the Admission Ticket, must affix the recent passport size on it.
  • Candidate has to go to the Examination Centre with downloaded Admit Card and any original Photo ID proof as given in the admit card (Aadhar Card/ Driving license/ PAN Card/ Passport).

DMER PGP CET 2021 Result

The Competent Authority shall conduct the PGP CET Entrance Examination, evaluate the answer-sheets, and prepare the Provisional results/Mark.

  • The authority will publish the provisional result/marks scored by candidates on its website.
  • The candidates will be able to download a copy of the provisional result/scorecard by login into the website.
  • The final merit list will be displayed after the documentation and verification process will be done.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Tie-Breaker

In case two or more candidates obtain equal marks in the DMER exam, the merit of such candidates will be determined based on the following parameters:

  • The candidate with higher aggregate marks at First, Second, Third, and Fourth-year Examinations of B.P.Th / B.O.Th. taken together & at First, Second, and Third-year Examinations of B.A.S.L.P/ BPO taken together shall be preferred.
  • The candidate with more marks at fourth-year B.P.Th / B.O.Th or third-year B.A.S.L.P / BPO examination will be given priority.
  • The candidate with more marks in the third year of B.P.Th / B.O.Th or second-year B.A.S.L.P/ BPO exam will be preferred.
  • If the ties persist, then an older candidate will be preferred over a younger one.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Counselling

The DMER PGP CET 2021 Counselling will be done for those candidates who qualify for the entrance exam. The counseling will be done online in which all the certificates will be verified. Once the documents are uploaded, they will be verified, and if found correct and complete in all sense, the candidates will be informed via SMS and e-mail. The applicants will have to upload the below-listed documents on the official website of the authority:

  1. Online downloaded Application form.
  2. Copy of downloaded Admit Card.
  3. Registration Certificate from the respective council if available.
  4. Any Photo ID proof (Aadhar Card, Driving license, PAN Card, Passport)
  5. Copy of downloaded PGP CET 2021 result
  6. Nationality Certificate / Valid Passport /School leaving Certificate of 12th Std. indicating the nationality of the candidate as "INDIAN."
  7. Age Certificate
  8. SSC Passing Certificate / Valid Passport
  9. Marksheets of all years of Bachelor’s course
  10. Attempt certificate of all examinations in the Bachelor’s course from the head of the institution.
  11. Internship Completion Certificate
  12. B.P.Th / B.O.Th / BASLP / BPO Passing Certificate / Degree Certificate
  13. Medical Fitness Certificate from a registered medical practitioner
Following certificates, if applicable then has to be uploaded:
  1. Caste Certificate
  2. Caste Validity Certificate.
  3. Non-Creamy Layer Certificate (for (VJ) DT -A, NT-B, NT-C, NT-D, OBC, SBC, and SEBC Candidates).
  4. EWS candidates should produce an eligibility certificate
  5. Persons with disability (PWD) Candidates - Medical Disability Certificate from the certificate-issuing authority.
  6. Orphan Certificate from the appropriate authority.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Selection List

Directorate of Medical Education & Research (DMER), Government of Maharashtra, has published a selection list of candidates for various courses. Candidates will check the selection list through the direct link, which will be provided here.

Certificates / Documents to be brought on the day of the Document Verification process and Counselling.

Candidates have to bring all the documents mentioned below (All the Originals & One set of attested Photocopies)

  • Online downloaded Application form.
  • Copy of downloaded Admit Card.
  • Any Photo ID proof (Aadhar Card, Driving license, PAN Card, Passport)
  • Copy of downloaded PGP/PGO/PGASLP/M.Sc(P&O)-CET 2018 result.
  • Nationality Certificate / Valid Passport /School leaving Certificate of 12th Std. indicating the nationality of the candidate as “INDIAN.”
  • Certificate for Age (SSC passing Certificate)
  • SSC Passing Certificate / Valid Passport
  • Marksheets of all years of Bachelor’s course in B.P.Th/B.O.Th/B.A.S.L.P/BPO
  • Attempt certificate of all examinations in the Bachelor’s course from the head of the institution.
  • Internship Completion Certificate
  • B.P.Th / B.O.Th / BASLP / BPO Passing Certificate
  • B.P.Th / B.O.Th / BASLP / BPO Degree Certificate
  • Medical Fitness Certificate from a registered medical practitioner

If applicable:

  • Caste Certificate
  • Caste Validity Certificate
  • Non Creamy layer Certificate (VJ, NT1, NT2, NT3, OBC & SBC) valid up to 31st March 2021.
  • A person with Disability Certificate. (For PWD Claim) If applicable, Caste Certificate, Caste Validity Certificate, Non-Creamy Layer Certificate for Person with disability (PWD)Candidate – As per annexure E of this Brochure.

DMER PGP CET 2021 Highlights

The aspirants can get to the below table to know about the summary of the PGP CET exam:

Exam NamePostgraduate in Physiotherapy Common Entrance Test
AcronymPGP CET
Conducting BodyDirectorate of Medical Education & Research, Maharashtra Govt.
Level of ExamState Level
FrequencyOnce 
DMER Official websitehttps://info.mahacet.org/
Purpose of DMER exam for PGP-CETTo offer admission in the courses MPT, PGDASLP, and M.SC OCC THER

About DMER

Directorate of Medical Education and Research was established in the year 1970. It is situated in Maharashtra. DMER manages 42 institutions, including Teaching Hospitals and Health Units, Medical and Dental Colleges. It also offers an Under Graduate, Post Graduate, & Super Special program.

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DMER PGP CET Important Dates

TitleDates
Admit card22 Aug - 31 Aug 2021 (Tentative)
Exam Date29 Aug - 31 Aug 2021 (Tentative)
Form Date04 Jul - 14 Aug 2021 (Tentative)
Result05 Sep - 11 Sep 2021 (Tentative)

Directorate of Medical Education & Research Postgraduate courses in Physiotherapy Common Entrance Test 2021 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

1 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:

100

Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:

No

S.No
Subjects
Questions
Marks
Total
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Frequently Asked Questions

Comments

11 comments

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I have completed Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Rajiv Gandhi University , Karnataka( Oxford College Of Physiotherapy ) am I eligible to give the PGP CET to get admission in Maharashtra colleges for Masters in Physiotherapy

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The examination of PGP CET for 2020 will be conducted or not????

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It's on 2nd of Dec 2020

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It's on 2nd December

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Good morning.. when will b the form for PGP CET will b out?? Is the above dates are confirmed???

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What will b the form and exam date?? When will b the confirm date will come??

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Can students from other state be eligible for doing mpt from maharashtra and filling this form ??.

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No. I have confirmed it with dmer.

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Hello, I m also trying the same. If u get to knw something please inform me

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I have been trying to browse and get the link for application form of PGP CET. It's showing today is the last date but there is no link available. Also I have come across the news of supreme court denying the appeal of postponing the exams which was taken on 14 Aug 2020. Please let us know when and where can I apply?

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Please check at official website of DMER PGP CET here - https://info.mahacet.org/Medical_courses/PGO/

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What is the exact date of application form for DMER pgp CET 2020? Dates of form fill up is showing from 9th August to 15 August where can I fill up application form

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Hi Is form for PGP CET are out as in this article there is been showing only 5 days are remaining for fill the form.. if yes then please share the link. thank you

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Hiii... Are the forms for PGP CET-2020 out?? As in this article there is been showing only 5 days are remaining to fill the form... N if yes them link for form.. Please Thank you

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Tentative date for forms to be available is shown as 9th August 2020? Where can i fill one

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One can check official updates at http://www.dmer.org/new/

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can final year appeared student eligible for aplly

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Please check the eligibility section. In general final year appearing candidates are allowed to fill the form and seat in the exam.

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Form Start Date:

04 Jul 2021

Form End Date:

14 Aug 2021

The forms will open on 04 Jul 2021

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