Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS) MD Admissions 2018

Last Updated - February 17 2018

Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS), Tirupati, founded in the year 1993, under the aegis of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, as a modern super specialty hospital, and was granted the status of a university in the year 1995 by an act of A.P. State legislature. The major objectives of SVIMS comprise service, training, and education in advanced medical sciences and technology. Latest technology in the diagnostic wing and total computer automation of patient care has been implemented in this institution for the first time in our Country. 

SVIMS has been recognised by Medical Council of India (MCI) since 2003 for organizing different DM, MCh and MD courses. The government of India has also comprised SVIMS as one of the institutions for the up-gradation at par with AIIMS, New Delhi under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana.

The University invites Applications for admission to the Doctor of Medicine (MD) Programme in different specializations for the academic year 2018-19. The application procedure is to begin on March 24th, 2018. The admission will be based on the Entrance Test (SVIMSPGCET 2018) organized by the University and to be held on April 24th, 2018. The entire application procedure is online and the applications must be submitted by April 11th, 2018.


    11th Apr, 2018

  • Method of Application

    Online & Offline Both

SVIMS MD Admissions 2018 Important Dates

Last date for submitting the Application11th Apr, 2018

SVIMS MD Admissions 2018 Eligibility Criteria


The University provides the following specializations under the MD Programme:

  • Immuno-Haematology and Blood Transfusion
  • Pathology
  • Microbiology
  • Medicine
  • Radiotherapy
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Radio Diagnosis

Eligibility Criteria:

  • You should have passed MBBS degree from a medical college recognised by MCI and finished internship at the time of applying.
  • If you will be completing your internship on or before March 31st, 2018, you are also applicable to apply and you will have to submit your application along with internship completion certificate.
  • In case you are already pursuing Post Graduate Degree/ Diploma course, you shall not be permitted to appear for entrance test unless you fulfill the requisite bond condition executed for the course you are currently enrolled in. You should also submit an evidence in favor of the same from the University.
  • You must have registered with the Medical Council of India / State Medical Council.

SVIMS MD Admissions 2018 How To Apply


You must apply online via the University website.

Step 1: You should navigate to link “Apply On-line SVIMSPGET-2018”.

Step 2: After reading the Prospectus cautiously, you must click “Apply Online” and then click “Register” for opening Basic Registration Page.

Step 3: You must then create an account using a valid e-mail id, your name and Mobile Number. The signature may be scanned, cropped and saved in 500 kb in a .jpg/.jpeg pattern. The system will generate an application ID.

Step 4: You can then log in to the application using the application number and password which has been sent to your registered email id and registered mobile number by way of SMS offered during the registration procedure.

Step 5: Fee payment: You have to pay an amount of Rs.2000 plus taxes via online method Debit / Credit Card/ Internet Banking.

Step 6: You will then be directed to the Individual Details page. (If not available, computerized marks statement of all the years prepared in a single sheet and attested by Principal/ Gazetted officer to be uploaded)

Step 7: Photograph: You should upload a recent color passport size photograph with the light background in the size not more than 500 kb in a .jpg/.jpeg pattern.

Step 8Signature: You should then upload your signature which should be inserted in an area of 2” x 1” (inch) on white paper with the thick black ballpoint pen. The signature may be scanned, cropped and saved in 500 kb in a .jpg/.jpeg format.

Step 9: Uploading the documents: You should upload the following documents:

  • Medical council registration certificate (Temporary/Permanent)
  • MBBS consolidated marks memo. You should enter your full name as given in the MBBS degree certificate. You must cautiously fill the need details and click on “save”.
  • Person with Disability (PWD) certificate for those who are claiming reservation under PWD category
  • Residence certificate for the aspirants who are coming under non-local category
  • Caste certificate for those who are claiming under reservation category
  • Certificate of Internship.
  • MBBS degree provisional / original certificate.

Step 10: You should check if your application is finished in all aspects, and then only click “SUBMIT”. This will generate registration slip. You should take a print out of the “application” for future reference.

SVIMS MD Admissions 2018 Admission Procedure


You will be selected on the basis of an Entrance Test organized by Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati i.e., SVIMSPGET-2016

The entrance examination is common to all the post-graduate courses and consists of 150 questions of multiple choice type. Each response with accurate answer shall be honored one mark. The exam is computer based, i.e., it is organized online.

You should be able to secure an at least of 50% marks for open category, 45% marks for persons with locomotory disability of lower limbs and 40% marks for SC, ST and Backward Classes.

There is no negative marking for the inaccurate answer. The period of the exam is 135 minutes. All the questions will be of one best/ accurate answer type having four alternatives.

SVIMS MD Admissions 2018 Reservation Criteria

The statutory reservations will be eligible to the aspirants of the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Backward classes belonging to the State of Andhra Pradesh only.

  • Admission to 85% of the seats shall be reserved in favor of the local aspirants in relation to S.V University region comprising the districts of Anantapur, Kurnool, Chittoor, Cuddapah, and Nellore in the following distribution:
Scheduled Caste15%
Scheduled Tribe6%
Backward Classes29%


  • There shall be 3% reservation (horizontal basis) for differently-abled (PH) with the locomotive disability of lower limbs between 50% - 70%.
  • 33.33% of seats are guaranteed for women aspirants in each category i.e. open competition, SC, ST, BC and other reservations.

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