Chettinad University (CU) B.Sc. Admissions 2018

Last Updated - February 15 2018

Chettinad University or Chettinad Academy of Research & Education (CARE) was introduced by the Chettinad Group of institutions in 2005 Under SECTION 3 OF UGC ACT, 1956. Chettinad Academy of Research & Education has been accredited by NAAC. It is an integral part of the Chettinad Health City, a pioneering concept that strategically combines the best of Education, Research, and Healthcare delivery to offer synergy across the entire healthcare spectrum. The University can accommodate 350 students yearly.

Chettinad Academy of Research & Education has been accredited by NAAC. It is situated on the outskirts of Chennai. It offers library, hostel as well as laboratory facilities.

The University invites Applications for admission to the Bachelor of Science Programmes (B.Sc.) in different specializations, B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences Programme, B.Sc. Nursing Programme and Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing Programme for the academic year 2018-19. The admission to the Programmes will be based on merit. There are 25 seats per course. The B.Sc. programme is for a period of three years, B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences and B.Sc. Nursing, both for three years plus one-year internship in semester mode.


    30th April, 2018

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both

CU B.Sc. Admissions 2018 Important Dates

Last date for submitting the Application30th April, 2018

CU B.Sc. Admissions 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Allied Health Sciences)

B.Sc. Programme

  • Medical Genetics
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Medical Bio-nanotechnology

B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences Programme

The University provides the following specialties under B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences:

  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Anaesthesia Technology
  • Cardiac Technology
  • Dermato-cosmetology
  • Blood Banking Technology
  • Neuroscience technology
  • Emergency Room and Trauma Care Technology
  • Renal Dialysis Technology
  • Respiratory Care Technology
  • Perfusion Technology
  • Cath Lab Technology
  • Radiology and Imaging Science Technology

Eligibility Criteria:

For all courses:

You should have passed HSC/CBSE/ISC or equivalent examination with one of the following subject combinations:
i)  Physics, Chemistry, Biology 
ii) Physics, Chemistry, Botany, and Zoology. 

Age (For all courses): You should have finished the age of 17 years on or before December 31st, 2018.

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Nursing)

You should have passed 10+2 Examination with Science (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) and English personally and must have obtained a at least of 45% marks for general category and 40% marks for reserved category, taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the qualifying examination i.e., (10+2) from recognised Board under AISSE/CBSE/ICSE/SSCE/HSCE or other equivalent Board.You should be medically fit.
If you are appearing in 10+2 examinations in Science organized by National Institute of Open School, you should be able to secure 45% marks to be applicable for admission. 

Age: You should have finished the age of 17 years on or before December 31st, 2018.

B.Sc. Nursing (Post-Basic)

You should have passed the 10+2 Examination with Science (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology) an If you have passed 10+1 Examination, then also you are applicable for admission.

You must have obtained a certificate in General Nursing and Midwifery and registered as R.N.R.M. with the State Nurses Registration Council.

You must also have a proof of training by Indian Nursing Council or equivalent in the following domain-

  • Orthopaedic Nursing
  • Ophthalmic Nursing
  • Leprosy Nursing
  • O.T. Techniques
  • Neurological and Neurosurgical Nursing
  • TB Nursing
  • Cancer Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing

CU B.Sc. Admissions 2018 How To Apply


You can obtain the Application Form in any of the following ways:

  • By downloading from the University website
  • By Post
  • In Person from the University campus

If you are downloading the form, you should take a print out of the Application Form. You should also affix a recent color passport size photograph in the space offered.

You should fill the form with the need individual and education details.

Application Fee: You must pay the Application Fee of Rs. 100 via the following mode:

  • In case if you are obtaining the Application Form in person
  • Via a Demand Draft drawn in favor of “Chettinad Academy of Research and Education”, payable at Chennai if you are obtaining it by post, or downloading it online

You must then send the finished Application form accompanied by Demand Draft to the following address:

The Registrar, 
Chettinad Academy of Research and Education,
Chettinad Health City Campus,
Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Kelambakkam
Tamil Nadu 603103

CU B.Sc. Admissions 2018 Admission Procedure


For all Programmes: You will be selected on the basis of merit.

For B.Sc. Nursing: You will be selected on the basis of merit. However, your selection will be subject to medical fitness.

CU B.Sc. Admissions 2018 Reservation Criteria


CategoryQuota (Percentage)
Schedule Caste15%
Schedule Tribe8%
Other Backward Classes29%
Physically Disabled2%

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