SMC Vijayawada 2020-21: Admission, Courses, Fee, NEET Cutoff & Much More!

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    Government Siddhartha Medical College was established in the year 1981 by Siddhartha Academy of General and Technical Education. It is most popularly known as SMC Vijayawada, situated at Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh. The College provides 150 candidate intake of every year for the Undergraduate programme and Post Graduate Diploma Programme also being provided. Siddhartha Medical College is one of the most popular and leading Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh.

    Government Siddhartha Medical College SMC Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh)

    Throughout this article, we are going to share all the essential details about Government Siddhartha Medical College SMC Vijayawada like Affiliations, Admission Process, Courses, Cutoff Details, Eligibility Criteria, Fee Structure, Review, Ranking etc.

    Siddartha Medical College Vijayawada


    College Summary

    Before we go to complete college review, let us have a look at the major details of Government Siddhartha Medical College Vijayawada.

    Name of Institute Government Siddhartha Medical College
    Popular Name SMC Vijayawada or Siddhartha Medical College
    Location Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
    Year of Establishment 1981
    Management Of College Government
    Affiliated to NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    Approved by Medical Council of India (MCI)
    Courses offered
    • MBBS
    • MS/MD
    Hostel Facilities Yes (Male and Female)
    College Rating 4.3/5
    Official Website www.smcvja.in
    Category Medical Colleges in Andhra Pradesh

    Affiliation, Recognition, and Achievement

    Affiliated with:- NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada
    Approved by:- Medical Council Of India (MCI)
    Aid Status:- Govt.

    Student Support

    • Anti Ragging
    • Counselling Services
    • Healthcare Services
    • Hostel(Male and Female)
    • Query
    • Report
    • Technical Issues

    Facilities

    • Medical
    • Library
    • Auditorium
    • Hostel (Boys & Girls)
    • Hospital
    • Transport
    • Computer labs
    • Sports
    • Cafeteria
    • Laboratory
    • IT Infrastructure

    Course Offered

    UG Course

    UG Course Intake Duration
    (MBBS) 150 4.6+1 Year Internship

    PG Courses

    Course Intake
    MD.Physiology 4
    MD Anatomy 4
    MD.Biochemistry 2
    MD.Pharmacology 2
    MD. Microbiology 4
    MD.Pathology 6
    MD SPM 3
    MD Gen.Medicine 14
    MS.Gen.Surgery 14
    MD DVL 3
    MD Anaesthesia 12
    MS Orthopedics 8
    MS OBG 3
    MD.Paediatrics 8
    MD TBCD (Pul.Med) 2
    Total 89

    Faculty & Staff

    The Medical College offers admission with an intake of 150 numbers of students per year. The college provides a good ratio of well trained and highly educated faculty members equipped with all the modern technology. It also provides sufficient numbers of non-technical staffs to provide an ambience of self-learning to the students. The college is committed to uplift the health care education and output delivery system for the people of the country.

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    Admission Process

    • For Admission in UG, courses Candidate can apply to the college through their NEET UG Medical Scorecard.
    • For Admission in PG, courses Candidate can apply to the college through their NEET PG Medical.
    • Admission Seekers must full fill all the required eligibility criteria made under the admission Guidelines.
    • Admission through the National level exam NEET UG and NEET PG programme or also through Andhra Pradesh NEET State Entrance Test.

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    Age Criteria

    Aspirants should have completed the minimum age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/ BDS Course.

    Eligibility Criteria

    UG Courses

    • (10+2) or High School Senior Secondary exam by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) or any equivalent exam conducted by any state Board or Equivalent.
    • Candidate should have secured a minimum 50% Aggregate marks in PCB/Biotech combined.

    PG Courses

    • Candidate must have graduation and Bachelor Degree in Medicine (MBBS).

    Fees Structure

    UG Fee

    Particulars for fee Fee per annum (as per Govt. College)
    Registration Fee 10,000/-
    Admission Fee 3,700/-
    IUT/Sports Fee 600/-
    Students Welfare Fund 300/-
    Digital Library Fee 6,000/-
    Total 20,600/-

    *Amount to be paid at a time of admission (Rs): 24,300/-

    PG Fee

    Course Fee
    MD 11,000/-
    MS 11,000/-

    The fee is subject to change.

    Hostel FEES

    • 3,500/- (Per month)

    Scholarship

    The scholarships recognise merit and talent of students. Students may apply for the Scholarships at the beginning of the academic year. College may offer a scholarship to a deserving candidate under the following categories.

    • College / University Merit Scholarships.
    • Students belonging to the economically weaker sections may ask for fee concession (*depends on the college administrations).
    • Merit cum means based scholarships are also awarded by the college to deserving students.
    • Merit & National Scholarships for brilliant students under Central & State Govt.

    Important Note: The amount of scholarship to be given or the decision of scholarship to be grant is solely under the consideration of college administration.

    Candidates can get many such scholarships updates by the Edufever Scholarship website.

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    NEET 2020 Cutoff


    The College Cut-off is the minimum marks prescribed by the selection board for the admission of students. Merit list will be designed on these Cutoff scores. Aspirants who apply for the Institute needs to clear the Cutoff for various courses.

    NEET UG 2019 Cut Off

    Category Qualifying Percentile Cutoff scores
    UR 50th Percentile 701-134
    OBC/SC/ST 40th Percentile 133-107
    UR-PH 45th Percentile 133-120
    OBC/SC/ST 40th Percentile 119-107

    NEET UG Cut off 2018

    Category NEET Qualification Percentile NEET Qualifying Score (out of 720) Qualified Candidates
    (By Obtaining NEET Cut off)
    UR 50th Percentile 119 2,68,316
    OBC 40th Percentile 96 3,27,575
    SC 40th Percentile 96 87,311
    ST 40th Percentile 96 31,360

    PG Cutoff 2019

    Category Minimum
    Qualifying Percentile
    Cutoff Revised Minimum
    Qualifying Percentile
    Revised Cutoff
    General 50th Percentile 340 44th Percentile 313
    SC/ST/OBC 40th Percentile 295 34th Percentile 270
    Persons with Disability 45th Percentile 317 39th Percentile 291

    Andhra Pradesh NEET Counselling 2020


    UG Counselling

    A candidate can visit the official portal of Dr NTR University of Health Science, Vijayawada to get themselves registered for NEET 2020 Andhra Pradesh State Counselling.

    Counselling Procedure

    Before we speak the counselling procedure for Andhra Pradesh NEET 2020, Let us first have a look at the Type of NEET Counselling 2020 for state and AIQ quota.

    Type of NEET Counselling

    Counselling Body

    NEET Counselling for 15% AIQ Seats (except in Jammu & Kashmir) in Government medical and dental colleges

    DGHS, on behalf of MCC

    NEET Counselling for 85% State Quota seats in DU colleges (MAMC, LHMC, UCMS)

    DGHS, on behalf of MCC

    NEET Counselling for all the seats in Central and Deemed Universities including BDS at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

    DGHS, on behalf of MCC

    NEET Counselling for IP Quota seats in ESIC Colleges

    DGHS, on behalf of MCC

    NEET Counselling for Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC)

    DGHS, on behalf of MCC and AFMC Pune

    NEET Counselling for 85% State Quota seats (all the seats in case of Jammu & Kashmir) and state private colleges

    Respective State Counselling Authorities

    The entire process of counselling can be best explained by the below-mentioned flowchart.

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    Counselling Procedure for AIQ Quota.

    Candidate applying for Medical/Dental Colleges in Andhra Pradesh must have to register themselves for the NEET counselling 2020. Counselling of NEET 2020 for All India Quota will be conducted in two rounds in online mode. The counselling will consist of these steps.

    1. Candidate Registration: Register to the official website.

    2. Choice Filling and Locking (Round 1): You have to choose the courses and colleges of your preference and finally lock-in the preferences in the online portal.

    3. Seat Allotment Result (Round 1): The seat allotment will be published online on the basis of available vacancies and candidate’s choices.

    4. Reporting to college: Those who will be allotted a seat in the first round, will be required to either reject the allotted seat or report to the allotted college and complete the admission formalities.

    5. New Registration (Round 2): For candidates who couldn’t register in the first round of counselling.

    6. Fresh Choice Filling and Locking (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.

    7. Seat Allotment Result (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.

    8. Reporting to college (Round 2): Here it is to be noted that, those who will be allotted a seat in the second round of counselling (15% AIQ Quota) will not be permitted to vacate their seats as per the orders made by the Supreme court of India.

    PG Counselling

    Aspirants who are applying to PG courses offered by SMC Vijayawada the following flow chart shows the short but important information about the counselling procedure.

    Documents Required

    For UG Candidates

    Candidates who will be allotted a seat to this college will be asked to report with following documents to complete the admission formalities.

    • Admit Card
    • Scorecard or Rank Letter
    • Class 10 certificate and mark sheet (for date of birth)
    • Class 12 certificate and mark sheet
    • ID proof (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
    • Eight passport size photographs
    • Provisional Allotment Letter
    • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
    • PwD Certificate (if applicable)

    For PG Candidates

    Original Copies Of:

    • MBBS Certificate.
    • MBBS 3rd Part II mark sheet.
    • Medical Registration Certificate.
    • Internship Completion Certificate.
    • Photo identity proof in the form of Certificate with an attested photo from Head of Institution last studied/Copy of Passport/Aadhar Card/PAN Card/Driving License (Self-attested photocopy after verifying with the original documents).
    • Copy of: Birth Certificate for proof of age (if the date of birth not given in the HSC mark sheet/ certificate).
    • NEET Score Card.
    • Copy of Online Counselling Registration Certificate.
    • Sponsorship Certificate from State Govt. If applicable.
    • Passport size Photographs 8 copies.

    Ranking and Reputation

    Name of Institute SMC Vijayawada 
    Rating 4.3/5
    Reputation Good College
    Education 4.1/5
    Faculty Good
    Infrastructure Good
    Previous rating 3.8/5
    Placement Average

    We Would like to give this Medical college 4.3 out of 5 stars on Edufever the best MBBS college in Andhra Pradesh.

    Contact Details

    Government Siddhartha Medical College
    Address: Gunadala, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
    Phone: 0866 245 0390
    Email: [email protected]
    Fax: 08676-257223
    Website:- Click here

    Important Questions

    Question: What Amount of Fee to be deducted on re-allocation of seat to the candidates in 2nd/3rd round of Counseling?

    Answer: 0/-

    Question: How much fees to be reimbursed in case candidate resigns during the counselling period?

    Answer: 10,250/-

    Question: What amount of Fees To be reimbursed in case Candidate resigns after Counseling period?

    Answer: 0 (Zero).

    Question: What is the time period of reimbursement (in days)?

    Answer: 60 days.

    Question: In case candidate resigns after the final round of counselling, how much amount a candidate has to pay to the institution?

    Answer: 3 Lakhs/-

    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


    UG FAQs

    Is there any chance of medical seat with NEET score of 450 in this college?

    Answer: The availability of seats into the college solely depends upon the NEET Cutoff score. Depending upon the number of candidates applied for the test and the observation of the results, it can be said that scoring 450 will create a great chance for the college.

    What does Free Exit for NEET counselling round one mean?

    Answer: The Free exit in NEET Counselling 2020 means that if a candidate is allotted a seat in the round 1 of NEET 2020 counselling but do not report/join the allotted college then s/he will not be penalised and will be eligible to participate in the next round of counselling.

    Question: What are freeze, Float and withdrawal choices shown in NEET counselling 2020 form?

    Freeze (lock): A candidate, who is satisfied with the presently allotted seat to him and does not want to be considered for upgradations of the seat in any subsequent rounds of counselling is required to opt for the FREEZE/LOCK option.

    Float: A candidate, who wants to confirm the seat presently allotted to him and also at the same time wants to be considered for upgradations of the seat in next Round of counselling on the basis of his/her already filled choices, is required to opt for the FLOAT option.

    Withdraw: A candidate, who is not satisfied with the presently allotted seat to him/her and does not want to be considered for allotment in any subsequent rounds of counselling, should opt for the WITHDRAW option.

    Question: When will the NEET counselling process start?

    Answer: The schedule of the NEET counselling has not been released yet. However, it is likely to start in the second week of June 2020.

    If a candidate is allotted a seat in round one but does not join the college then will s/he be considered eligible for the next round?

    Answer: If a candidate is allotted a seat in the round one of NEET counselling 2020 then s/he will be given a choice to join the allotted college or not. Candidates who will not report or join the allotted college will also be considered eligible for round two.

    PG FAQs

    Who is eligible to take the NEET-PG?

    Aspirants who have MBBS degree or Provisional Pass Certificate recognized as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council and possess permanent/provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the MCI and those who have completed an internship or those who are expecting to complete it by March 31 are eligible to take the examination.

    What is the test format for NEET-PG?

    NEET-PG is conducted as a computer-based test. But it is not internet-based. The student will see questions on the computer screen and will have to answer by selecting the answer from the options given on the screen.

    What is the duration and No. of questions of the test?

    The duration to complete the exam is of 3 hours and will be conducted in a single session. There will be only one section consisting of 240 questions.

    Do I have to report to a particular centre in order to participate in the counselling process of NEET PG 2020?

    Answer: The whole counselling process (registration, choice filling and choice locking) is completely online. Candidates can participate in the NEET PG counselling 2020 from any place as convenience where they have access to a good internet connection.

    If I have made any mistakes while registering for NEET-PG, can I make changes later to rectify?

    Yes, If you have made mistakes to your application data, log in to the NEET-PG registration and scheduling website NBE website and select “Edit Profile” to make changes to your personal details. All the information can be edit except for the name and surname. The ability to edit application profile and application details will be available until the end of the registration window.

    For further admission related queries, despite you can comment on the box mentioned below. Our top expert will serve you with the best possible solution. You may also leave your comments in the comment box mentioned below.

    Is there any chance of medical seat with NEET score of 450 in this college?

    Answer: The availability of seats into the college solely depends upon the NEET Cutoff score. Depending upon the number of candidates applied for the test and the observation of the results, it can be said that scoring 450 will create a great chance for the college.

    What does Free Exit for NEET counselling round one mean?

    Answer: The Free exit in NEET Counselling 2019 means that if a candidate is allotted a seat in the round 1 of NEET 2019 counselling but do not report/join the allotted college then s/he will not be penalised and will be eligible to participate in the next round of counselling.

    Question: What are freeze, Float and withdrawal choices shown in NEET counselling 2019 form?

    Freeze (lock): A candidate, who is satisfied with the presently allotted seat to him and does not want to be considered for upgradations of the seat in any subsequent rounds of counselling is required to opt for the FREEZE/LOCK option.

    Float: A candidate, who wants to confirm the seat presently allotted to him and also at the same time wants to be considered for upgradations of the seat in next Round of counselling on the basis of his/her already filled choices, is required to opt for the FLOAT option.

    Withdraw: A candidate, who is not satisfied with the presently allotted seat to him/her and does not want to be considered for allotment in any subsequent rounds of counselling, should opt for the WITHDRAW option.

    Question: When will the NEET counselling process start?

    Answer: The schedule of the NEET counselling has not been released yet. However, it is likely to start in the second week of June 2019.

    If a candidate is allotted a seat in round one but does not join the college then will s/he be considered eligible for the next round?

    Answer: If a candidate is allotted a seat in the round one of NEET counselling 2019 then s/he will be given a choice to join the allotted college or not. Candidates who will not report or join the allotted college will also be considered eligible for round two.

    For further admission related queries, you can comment on the box mentioned below. Our top expert will serve you with the best possible solution. You may also leave your comments in the comment box mentioned below.

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