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Transfer Applicants

There are two entry points into the School of Medicine (MBChB) for transfer from other Universities, i.e., Year 1 and 3. The following are the options that students can avail if they wish to transfer from other institutions.

Transfer from Other Institutions

Option1: Entry at Year 1

For entry at Year 1; the candidate should have completed an equivalent of the following courses. There ought to be evidence of having completed these subjects within the last 5 years.

S.No Course code Name of the subject
1 BS 111 Cell Biology and Genetics
2 BS 112 Systems Biology
3 C 101 Introductory Chemistry I
4 C 102 Introductory Chemistry II
5 M 111 Mathematical Methods I
6 M 112 Mathematical Methods II
7 P 191 Introductory Physics I-
8 P 192 Introductory Physics II A
9 BS 211 Cell Molecular Biology and Genetics
10 BS 212 Plant and Animal Physiology
11 BS 221 Form, Function and Diversity of Plants
12 BS 222 Form, Function and Diversity of Animals
13 C 205 Analytical and Inorganic Chemistry
14 C 212 Biochemistry
15 C 251 Organic Chemistry I
16 C 252 Organic Chemistry II

Option2: Entry at Year 3

For entry at Year 3; the candidate will demonstrate that he/she has completed studies equivalent to the Pre- Clinical requirements. The candidate must demonstrate evidence of having completed these subjects within the previous 2 years.

Basic Medical Sciences

S.No Course code Name of the subject
1 BS 111 Cell Biology and Genetics
2 BS 112 Systems Biology
3 C 101 Introductory Chemistry I
4 C 102 Introductory Chemistry II
5 M 111 Mathematical Methods I
6 M 112 Mathematical Methods II
7 P 191 Introductory Physics I-
8 P 192 Introductory Physics II A
9 BS 211 Cell Molecular Biology and Genetics
10 BS 212 Plant and Animal Physiology
11 BS 221 Form, Function and Diversity of Plants
12 BS 222 Form, Function and Diversity of Animals
13 C 205 Analytical and Inorganic Chemistry
14 C 212 Biochemistry
15 C 251 Organic Chemistry I
16 C 252 Organic Chemistry II
Pre-Clinical Studies
  1. Human Anatomy – Gross, Embryology, Histology
  2. Human Physiology – Basic & Applied
  3. Biochemistry
  4. Pharmacology
  5. Pathology – Histopathology / Chemical/ Hematology
  6. Microbiology – Bacteriology, Virology, Mycology, Parasitology

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