MCI – The News Insight https://enewsinsight.com English Fortnightly. Daily Epaper. 100-Word Edit. Fact Check. Voice of Social Media. Thu, 18 Jul 2013 08:18:42 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.5 https://enewsinsight.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/cropped-TNI-32x32.png MCI – The News Insight https://enewsinsight.com 32 32 Blow to MCI, Supreme Court quashes NEET https://enewsinsight.com/blow-to-mci-supreme-court-quashes-neet/ Thu, 18 Jul 2013 08:17:31 +0000 http://www.enewsinsight.com/?p=13343 It was a huge blow to the Medical Council of India (MCI) when the Supreme Court quashed its notification for holding common entrance tests for MBBS, BDS and PG medical courses. However, the verdict will not affect the admissions which have already been conducted. According to the court, the MCI is not empowered to prescribe […]

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It was a huge blow to the Medical Council of India (MCI) when the Supreme Court quashed its notification for holding common entrance tests for MBBS, BDS and PG medical courses. However, the verdict will not affect the admissions which have already been conducted.

neet-2013According to the court, the MCI is not empowered to prescribe National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET). A bench by three judges said that the MCI notification was ultra vires of the Constitution of India and it violates Articles 19, 25, 26, 29 and 30 of the Constitution.

The verdict came on 115 petitions challenging the MCI notification on NEET for admission to MBBS and post-graduate medical courses.

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MCI gives Nod to increase 100 MBBS Seats in SCB https://enewsinsight.com/mci-gives-nod-to-increase-100-mbbs-seats-in-scb/ Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:47:04 +0000 http://www.enewsinsight.com/?p=12770 The Medical Council of India (MCI) finally gave its nod to increase 100 MBBS seats in SCB Medical College and Hospital. With the increased seats, 250 students will take admission in the Cuttack medical college from this academic session instead of 150. Even though, the MCI team had expressed dissatisfaction during their visit in April […]

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The Medical Council of India (MCI) finally gave its nod to increase 100 MBBS seats in SCB Medical College and Hospital. With the increased seats, 250 students will take admission in the Cuttack medical college from this academic session instead of 150.

SCB-Medical-CollegeEven though, the MCI team had expressed dissatisfaction during their visit in April over the poor infrastructure and inadequate faculties in SCB, the college received the green signal for the hike in the seats after the health secretary assured the central body giving an undertaking to provide improved infrastructures, adequate examination halls, library, auditorium and teachers for the students.

The state government has sanctioned Rs 130 crore to upgrade the facilities in the medical college. The construction work of lecture theatres and auditoriums has already been started after the visit of the MCI.

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