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Sikkim Manipal University Admission: Dates, Courses, Eligibility, Selection, Application Process

Last updated on June 29th, 2021 by Nikita Joshi

Sikkim Manipal University is accepting applications for admission to various programmes such as MBBS, Medical Biotechnology, BA/MA, B.COM/M.COM, Physiotherapy, BCA, and others. For admission to some courses, the university conducts separate entrance tests, interviews, and group discussion rounds, whereas admission to other courses is solely based on merit.

  • Candidates for B.Tech must have completed 10+2/equivalent with a minimum of 50% in PCM.
  • JEE Main / MAHE-OET or SMIT Offline Test scores will be used to shortlist candidates for B.Tech courses.
  • In the case of Lateral Entry B.Tech, candidates will be chosen based on their qualifying degree grades and entrance exam results.
  • Candidates for BBA/BCA/B Sc IT must have completed 10+2 in any subject with a minimum of 50%. Admission will be based on academic merit.
  • Shortlisting for B.Sc (Nursing), M.Sc (Nursing), BPT, MPT, and MHA will be performed on the basis of qualifying examination merit.
  • Candidates for a PhD should have completed a master’s degree in the same field. The University Entrance Test/NET scores will be used to determine admission.

Sikkim Manipal University Important Dates

Sikkim Manipal University has announced the last dates for admission to any of the different courses.

Event Last date to apply
B.Tech 10-April-2021
B.Sc/ M. Sc in Medical Biotechnology 31 July, 2021
BA/MA 25 August, 2021
B.com/ M.com 25 August, 2021
MBBS/ MD/MS Ongoing
Master in Hospital Administration 20-July-2021
B.Sc Nursing / M.Sc Nursing 15-July-2021
B.Tech Lateral Entry 30-June-2021
BBA/MBA 10-June-2021
BCA/MCA/MCA(LE)/M TECH/B Sc IT/M Sc IT 15-June-2021
M Sc (Phys, Chem, Maths) 13-July-2021
Paramedical Courses – Diploma 31-August-2021

Sikkim Manipal University B.Tech Admissions

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have received a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST/OBC) in 10+2 with physics and mathematics as required subjects and Chemistry, Biology, or Computer Science as optional subjects to be considered.
  • In JEE, the candidate must obtain the requisite minimum score.
  • Candidates who achieve the mandatory minimum score in the SMIT Offline Test are also eligible for admission.

Selection Criteria

  • Candidates for admission to a four-year BTech programme must have a minimum 50 percent aggregate in Class 12 (PCM).
  • Candidates must also pass the JEE Main/ MET Entrance Exam or the SMIT Entrance Exam.

How to apply?

The steps to apply are as follows:

  • Click on ‘Apply Now’ on Sikkim Manipal University’s official website (smu.edu.in).
  • Choose the appropriate link for the course you’re applying for.
  • To begin the application process, enter the candidate’s name, email address, phone number, and password.
  • ‘Next’ should be selected.
  • On a new tab, the application form appears. Fill in the candidate’s personal information, such as name, birth date, gender, nationality, and so on.
  • Enter academic details such as the name of the qualifying test, the board, the year of passing, and the percentage achieved.
  • On the following tab, an application number will be created.
  • Scroll down to add a scanned picture and signature to your application.
  • Please upload the necessary score cards/mark sheets.
  • Pay the Rs 500 application fee with a debit card, credit card, or net banking account and then press ‘Submit.’

Documents required to be submitted during admission

  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets
  • UG/PG mark sheets (wherever applicable)
  • Relevant scorecard (wherever applicable)
  • Migration certificate
  • Transfer certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Birth certificate
  • Experience certificate (if any)
  • Gap certificate (if any)
  • Caste certificate (if any)
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Six copies of recent passport-size photograph

Sikkim Manipal University MBA Admissions

Eligibility Criteria

  • After considering their scores in the MAT/ CAT/ GMAT, any UG degree holders with a 10+2+3 scheme scoring at least 50% (with a 5% relaxation for SC/ST/OBC students) will be picked.

Selection Criteria

  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 50% (45% for SC/ST/OBC) in any discipline to be considered for admission.
  • In addition, candidates must have a current CAT/ MAT/ GMAT/ CMAT ranking. For those who have not passed a national aptitude examination, the University offers its own entrance exam via SMIT. The candidates who have been shortlisted will be called for a GD and PI round for the final selection.

How to apply?

The steps to apply are as follows:

  • Click on ‘Apply Now’ on Sikkim Manipal University’s official website (smu.edu.in).
  • Choose the appropriate link for the course you’re applying for.
  • To begin the application process, enter the candidate’s name, email address, phone number, and password.
  • ‘Next’ should be selected.
  • On a new tab, the application form appears. Fill in the candidate’s personal information, such as name, birth date, gender, nationality, and so on.
  • Enter academic details such as the name of the qualifying test, the board, the year of passing, and the percentage achieved.
  • On the following tab, an application number will be created.
  • Scroll down to add a scanned picture and signature to your application.
  • Please upload the necessary scorecards/mark sheets.
  • Pay the Rs 500 application fee with a debit card, credit card, or net banking account and then press ‘Submit.’

Documents needed to be submitted with Sikkim Manipal University application form

Candidates need to scan and upload the following documents with the application form:

  • Passport-size photo
  • Signature
  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets
  • UG/PG mark sheets (wherever applicable)
  • Relevant scorecard (wherever applicable)

Documents required to be submitted during admission

Candidates are required to bring the original and photocopies of the following documents at the time of admission:

  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets
  • UG/PG mark sheets (wherever applicable)
  • Relevant scorecard (wherever applicable)
  • Migration certificate
  • Transfer certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Birth certificate
  • Experience certificate (if any)
  • Gap certificate (if any)
  • Caste certificate (if any)
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Six copies of recent passport-size photograph

Sikkim Manipal University MBBS Admission 2021

Eligibility Criteria

If candidates meet the following requirements, they will be deemed eligible:

  • Candidates must be at least 17 years old.
  • Passed their 12th grade with at least a 50 percent composite in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology from a recognised educational board.
  • Have passed the NEET entrance exam with flying colours.

Selection Criteria

  • Sikkim Manipal University offers a four-year, six-month MBBS programme, which includes an internship.
  • On the basis of their NEET scores, candidates are admitted to the MBBS programme. The BPT programme is a four-year programme with a merit-based admissions process.
  • The university’s therapy process requires that the chosen applicants be physically present.

How to Apply?

The steps to apply are as follows:

  • Click on ‘Apply Now’ on Sikkim Manipal University’s official website (smu.edu.in).
  • Choose the appropriate link for the course you’re applying for.
  • To begin the application process, enter the candidate’s name, email address, phone number, and password.
  • ‘Next’ should be selected.
  • On a new tab, the application form appears. Fill in the candidate’s personal information, such as name, birth date, gender, nationality, and so on.
  • Enter academic details such as the name of the qualifying test, the board, the year of passing, and the percentage achieved.
  • On the following tab, an application number will be created.
  • Scroll down to add a scanned picture and signature to your application.
  • Please upload the necessary scorecards/mark sheets.
  • Pay the Rs 500 application fee with a debit card, credit card, or net banking account and then press ‘Submit.’

Documents required to be submitted with Sikkim Manipal University application form

Candidates need to scan and upload the following documents with the application form:

  • Passport-size photo
  • Signature
  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets
  • UG/PG mark sheets (wherever applicable)
  • Relevant scorecard (wherever applicable)

Documents Required

  • NEET Score Card
  • NEET Admit card
  • Class X Mark sheet (Original)
  • Class X Pass certificate (Original)
  • Class XII Mark sheet (Original)
  • Class XII Pass certificate (Original)
  • Birth Certificate (Original)
  • Migration certificate from previous University/ Board (Original)
  • Conduct & Character certificate to be obtained on the school/college letter head/pad (Original)
  • Transfer certificate or school/college leaving certificate issued by the school/college (Original)
  • Caste Certificate (if any)
  • AIU Equivalence Certificate for candidates with school level qualification from schools affiliated to
  • Foreign Board.
  • Gap certificate if passed Class XII on or before 2019. (Original)
  • Sponsoring/domicile certificates for various reserved categories.
  • Documents required for admission to the Defense and North East categories
  • Four recent and identical passport size photographs.
  • Aadhaar Card of the candidate (Original) (for verification)
  • Pan Card of the payee (Original) (for verification)
  • Four recent and identical passport size photographs

Sikkim Manipal University BBA Admissions

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who wish to apply for admission to the BBA programme at Sikkim Manipal University (SMU) must meet the following minimum eligibility requirements:

  • Must have earned a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in any related stream in 10+2 or equivalent from a recognised Board.
  • SC/ST students receive a 5% reduction in the exam fee.
  • English proficiency is required.

Selection Criteria

  • The performance of the applicant in their qualifying test is used to determine admission to the BBA programme.
  • After that, there will be a counselling session.

Sikkim Manipal University BCA Admissions

Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant for admission to the BCA programme must have completed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% (45 percent for SC/ST/OBC) in Science, Arts, or Commerce.

Selection Criteria

  • The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at SMU offers BA (Hons) and BCom (Hons) programmes. SMIT, on the other hand, is in charge of BBA and BCA programmes.
  • Many of these programmes are three years in duration.
  • The University recognises a candidate’s merit in Class 12 for entry to the aforementioned programmes.

Sikkim Manipal University B.Sc Admissions

Eligibility Criteria

  • In any stream, Class 12 or equivalent with a minimum aggregate of 50%
  • Class 12 or equivalent in PCB/Biotechnology with a minimum aggregate of 50%
  • Class 12 or equivalent in PCBE with a minimum aggregate of 45 percent

Selection Criteria

  • The university offers three three-year BSc programmes in three different specialisations.
  • SMIT is in charge of the BSc IT curriculum, while SMIMS is in charge of the other two specialisations.

Sikkim Manipal University Admission FAQs

Ques. Is there anything else I need to pay besides the Course and Examination Fees?

Last updated on June 29th, 2021

Ans. The fees for each program/course are listed in the Prospectus for each session. All payments must be made solely in the name of the University. Additional fees, if any, will be communicated to the student through circulars.

Ques. Do I have to take an entrance exam to be admitted?

Last updated on June 29th, 2021

Ans. The majority of programmes do not require students to take an entrance exam. Admission to these services is determined by meeting the eligibility requirements outlined in the prospectus. However, in order to be admitted to an MBA programme, a student must take the SMAT exam.

Ques. What is the procedure for paying the Fresh Admission Fee?

Last updated on June 29th, 2021

Ans. To complete the fee payment, select the appropriate payment form (semester/full fee) and press pay. On effective fee payment, the candidate will receive an email and SMS notification.

  1. Through an online Payment Gateway, the candidate may pay the fee with a legitimate credit/debit card. It is not allowed to use a credit card or debit card belonging to anyone other than the candidate or the candidate’s parents. The University is not liable for any issues that could arise as a result of it.
  2. If the candidate chooses to use a credit card from one of the participating banks to pay for the EMI, he or she must choose the appropriate option and complete the payment.
  3. Alternatively, the candidate can pay the fee using Net Banking by selecting the option in the payment process.
  4. After successful payment, please print a copy of the acknowledgment and retain it for your records
Ques. To whom should the offline Application form be sent?

Last updated on June 29th, 2021

Ans. For the Engineering/MCA/BCA/MBA/BBA/BBA & MSc. (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)/MPhil Courses:

Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Majitar, Rangpo, East Sikkim – 737132, Sikkim, Chairman Admissions (Technical Campus)

Ques. Is a degree from Sikkim Manipal University recognised?

Last updated on June 29th, 2021

Ans. SMU has been authorised by the Government of India and is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC). SMU’s Directorate of Distance Education provides students a total of six bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes.


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