NMC Publishes FAQs on PGMER-2023

The National Medical Commission (NMC) had issued PGMER – 2023 on January 1, 2024. Subsequently, several stakeholders sought clarifications from NMC on various aspects of PGMER – 2023. Hence, after considering the doubts/ queries raised by the stakeholders, the NMC has issued clarifications in the form of FAQs.

NMC Issues Final Reminder For Medical Colleges To Submit Annual Declarations

The NMC has declared that any college or institution failing to submit the Annual Declaration Form by April 18, 2024 will not be granted permission to admit students for the MBBS program in the 2024-25 academic year. This is the final chance for medical colleges to ensure they are eligible to accept students for the next academic year.

NMC Clarifies Document Requirements for PG Medical Course Applications

The National Medical Commission (NMC) has issued a clarification regarding document submission for applications to start new PG medical courses or increase existing seats. NMC is requesting all medical colleges and institutions that have failed to submit the correct documents to resubmit their applications by April 17, 2024.

President of India Inaugurates Scientific Convention On Homoeopathy

The event is organized by the Central Council for Research in Homoeopathy (CCRH) under the Ministry of Ayush. The event also coincides with World Homoeopathy Day and carries the theme “Empowering Research, Enhancing Proficiency: A Homoeopathic Symposium.” The convention will also showcase around 80 poster presentations and host an exhibition with 30 pharmaceutical and other firms.

Financial Literacy ldeathon

The ldeathon was launched on 26th February 2024 with the topic ‘Money matters for young adults; Rethinking Outreach Strategies’ and submission are extended till 15th April, 2024. The Higher Educational Institutions are requested to widely publicize about the Financial Literacy ldeathon and encourage the students pursuing Post Graduate studies to participate in the ldeathon actively.

UGC publicizes Tele MANAS

The Higher Educational Institutions are requested to widely publicize about the Tele- MANAS helpline which is available for the benefit of those in need of mental health and wellness services, free of cost and available 24×7.

PCI To Conduct Diploma in Pharmacy Exit Examination

The Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) will be conducting the Diploma in Pharmacy Exit Examination (DPEE) on tentative dates of October 5 and 6, 2024. The students will not be able to register as registered pharmacists until they qualify the DPEE.