a) A candidate must possess MBBS degree for MD/MS and BDS degree for MDS courses of a University recognized by the Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India and must have completed the required period of 12 months compulsory rotating Internship/Practical training on or before 30th January, 2016 [As per DCI endorsement No.DE-130-2011/B-4978, dated 13.12.2011, candidature will be as per DCI Revised BDS Course (4th Amendment) Regulation-2011 published in Gazettee notification (Extraordinary) Part-III, Section-4, dated 9.12.2011]. Candidates who complete their internship after 30th January, 2016 are not eligible for Registration in this examination.
b) The candidate must have obtained a minimum of the following marks in aggregate in all the MBBS/BDS professional examinations
(i) For candidates belonging to the SC/ST Categories 50% marks in aggregate
(ii) For all other categories including OBC Category 55% marks in aggregate