Around 8700 Medical/ Paramedical professional courses seats are available in medical colleges in Gujarat for admissions.
Application form for the Medical courses will be available from branches of AXIS bank from June 28 to July 21 on payment of Rs 170/-.
BJ Medical College is the only centre where the application forms will be accepted in person, have made arrangements - such as giving token numbers to students - to avoid rush of people at the same time.
A total of 2780 seats in medical colleges, 1155 dental, 1325 physiotherapy, 1715 nursing, 135 seats in other paramedical courses, 260 Ayurveda and 1525 seats in homeopathy are available; le for admissions.
Only students who have appeared in the Gujarat Common Entrance Test (GUJCET-2013) will be eligible for admission to these Medical/ Paramedical professional courses.
The merit list will be prepared on the basis of 60% of the marks obtained in the HSC board exams and 40% of the GUJCET score.
Officials said that admissions to these medical courses will be based on merit list published by the board.