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Medical Education Common Entrance Examination of Postgraduate Level (MECEE-PG 2022)

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Online Application for Common Entrance Examination of Postgraduate Level in Health Professional Education for Foreign Candidates (MECEE-PG 2022)

September 30, 2022

Medical Education Commission calls for online application to select candidates in merit basis for the following health professional programs run by all Universities, affiliated colleges and Health Science Academies throughout the country. Application is called from all eligible Nepalese and Foreign candidates from September 30, 2022 to November 2, 2022, 5:00 PM (NST) through web portal of Medical Education Commission

I. Academic Programs and Date of Examination


Exam Date

1. MD/MS (Doctor of Medicine/Master of Surgery)

November 26, 2022

2. MD Ayurveda (Kayachikitsa)

3. Master in Nursing/MSc Nursing/MSc Midwifery

4. MPH (Master of Public Health)/MSc PH (Master of Science in Public Health), MPHN, WIPE, MPH (Public Health Service Management)

November 27, 2022

5. MPhil in Clinical Psychology

6. MDS (Master of Dental Surgery)

7. Master in Pharmacy (M Pharm), MSc Pharmacy, Master of Pharmaceutical Science, Pharm D (Post Baccalaureate)

November 28, 2022

8. MSc MIT (Master of Science in Medical Imaging Technology)

9. MSc Clinical/Medical Biochemistry & MSc Clinical/Medical Microbiology

10. M Optometry (Master in Optometry)

11. MPT (Master of Physiotherapy)

  1. Eligible candidates can apply for more than one program with separate bank payments as per the above examination schedule.
  2. All the foreign candidates should fill up the online form as stated within due date.
  3. The candidates should choose one of the following options while filling up the online application form:
    • Foreign to appear MECEE-PG 2022
  • Foreign not to appear MECEE-PG 2022 (second category) who has passed the national level latest common entrance examination of their respective countries.
  1. The available seats for foreign candidates in the above academic programs will be up to ten percent of the total seats.

2. Date, Time and Fees for Online Application

Entrance Examination Fees

NPR 8,000/- (eight thousand only) or equivalent excluding bank charges (once payment is done, will not be refundable).

Name of the Bank

Himalayan Bank Limited.

Account number for cash payment

Current account 04308931670017 SWIFT CIDE: HIMANPKA.

Online Payment Services

Direct deposit at any branch of Himalayan Bank Limited, Mobile Banking (Hi-MB), CellPay, Connect1PS, Khalti, PrabhuPAY, IME Pay, QPay Nepal, Moru, Visa, Master Card, American Express and Union Pay International.

Account Name Address

Medical Education Commission, Sanothimi.

Deadline for Fee Deposit

October 31, 2022.

Application Deadline

November 02, 2022, 5:00 PM (NST).

Examination Centre

The examination center and time will be notified in the Admit Card.

Note: There is a provision for editing applications and saving the online application form anytime before submission. Application once submitted can not be edited. However, applicants can apply fresh all over again by uploading a new bank voucher.

3. Procedure and Instruction for Online Application

  1. Applicants can pay the entrance fees in aforesaid account detail of Himalayan Bank Limited within the 'deadline for fee deposit'. The bank voucher/payment receipt should clearly contain the transaction number and the applicant's mobile number.
  2. The application form should be filled-up and submitted online through the MEC web portal
  3. Documents Required:
  •  Last six digits of the transaction reference number (TRN/request unique ID/Transaction code) and applicant's mobile number.
  • Recent passport-size photograph.
  • Scan copy/photo of Passport.
  • Scan copy/photo of signature
  • Transcript and certificates of relevant bachelors degree or equivalent.
  • Medical council registration certificate of respective country.
  • Students can be expelled at any time (even after admission) if found guilty of submitting fake documents or wrong identity.
  • Once the application is filled, the necessary documents are to be uploaded and the self-declaration is to be done. It is advised to review (edit/save) the application before submission. Once the application is submitted, it is not editable.
  • Application can be saved and edited as many times by accessing through 'Check your status' on application portal. Contact number and email address are not editable once entered.

Photo of applicants

Image File Format: The image must be in the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) format with good quality.

  • Photo/image should not be crispy or blurry.

Image Resolution: The photo must be correct orientation and cropped to image area.

  • Image File Size: The maximum file size is 200 kilobytes (200KB)


  1. File Format: JPEG or PDF.
  2. Certificates/documents should not be crispy or blurry.
  • File Size: The maximum file size is 500 kilobytes (500KB).
  1. Confirmation Page will be displayed only after submission of application. Applicants can save/print it for future reference. It is not Admit Card but proof for online form submission.
  2. Students should print their own admit card by providing details in the 'Check Application Status' page which can be visited by clicking 'Check your status/print admit card' button in home page. Admit card can be printed before five days of entrance examination date.
  3. Candidates will be responsible for all travel arrangements. Candidates should abide by the current .rules and regulations laid down by Government of Nepal.

4. Program and Minimum Qualification


Academic Programs

Minimum Qualification




MD Anesthesiology

MBBS or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.


MD Dermatology


MD Internal Medicine


MD Obstetrics & Gynecology



Academic Programs

Minimum Qualification


MD Ophthalmology

One-year clinical job experience for Nepalese Candidates after Nepal Medical Council Registration.


MD Pediatrics


MD Psychiatry


MD Radiodiagnosis


MD Radiation Oncology


MD Forensic Medicine

I l .

MD Community Medicine


MD Hospital Administration


MD Emergency Medicine


MS Otorhinolaryngology (ENT)


MS General Surgery


MS Orthopedics/Orthopedics & Trauma Surgery


MD Biochemistry/ClinicaI Biochemistry

MBBS or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country,


MD Microbiology/Clinical Microbiology


MD Pharmacology/Clinical Pharmacology


MD Physiology/CIinical Physiology


MD Pathology/Clinical Pathology


MD General Practice


MS Anatomy/ClinicaI Anatomy


Mb Afurveda         


MD Ayurveda (Kayachikitsa)

BAMS or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.

One-year clinical job experience for Nepalese Candidates after Nepal Ayurved Council Registration.





academic programs

Minimum Qualification


MDS Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

BDS or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.

One-year clinical job experience for Nepalese Candidates after Nepal Medical Council Registration.


MDS Periodontology and Oral Implantology


MDS Prosthodontics


MDS Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery


MDS Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics


MDS Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry


MDS Oral Pathology


MDS Oral Medicine and Radiology


MDS Community Dentistry


Master of Public Health (MPH)           


Master of Public Health/MSc. Public Health

- MBBS, BIDS, BPH, BN/BNS/BSc Nursing, BSc MLT/BMLT, BAMS, BPharm, BOptom, BSc. MIT, BASLP, BPT, B Perfusion Technology or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant' s country.


Master of Public Health and Nutrition (MPHN)


Master in Health Promotion and

Education (MHPE)/MPH (Health

Promotion and Education)


MPH (Public Health Service Management)


MN/Masters in Mi wifery/MSc NurSin


MN/MSc (Women health development)/maternal Health

BN/BNS/BSc Nursing /Bachelor in Midwifery Science (BMid) is eligible only for MSc Midwifery program)

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.

One year job experience for Nepalese candidates after Nepal Nursing Council registration.


MN/MSc (Adult Nursing/Medica1 Surgical Nursing)


MN/MSc (Pediatric Nursing/Child health Nursing)


MN/MSc (Psychiatric Nursing)


MN/MSc (Community Health Nursing)



Academic programs

Minimum Qualification


MN/MSc (Critical Care Nursing)



MN/MSc Midwifery




M Pharmacy/Master of clinical Pharmacy/Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Clinical Pharmacy)/Master of Science (MSc) in Pharmacy

BPharm or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of - applicant's country.


Master of Pharmaceutical sciences (Natural Product chemistry)


Master of Pharmacy (Industrial Pharmacy)


Master of Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Care)/Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmaceutics)


Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry)


Pharm D (Post Baccalaureate)





BSc MIT or equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.


MSc Clinical/Medical Microbiology/Medical Biochemistry


MSc Clinical /Medical Microbiology

Bachelor's degree in related subjects or BSc Medical Lab Technology or BMLT or BSc Laboratory Medicine, MBBS/BDS or its equivalent.

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.


MSc Clinical/Medica1 Biochemistry


M Optometry                                  


M Optometry

Bachelor of Optometry (B Optom) degree or

Bachelor of Optometry and Vision Science (B Optom) or BSc in Optometry (BSc Optom) or Doctor of Optometry (OD) or equivalent.



Academic Programs

        Minimum Qualification



Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country.


MPhi1 in Clinical Psychology



MPhil in Clinical Psychology

MA/MSc degree in psychology with clinical or counseling psychology as special focus (papers in psychological assessment, psychopathology/abnormal psychology, counseling/psychotherapy).


MPhil in Clinical Psychology



Master in Physiotherapy

BPT or equivalent

Registered in respective Professional Council of applicant's country

5. Regarding the conduct during entrance examination

  1. Examination centre will be mention in the admit card.
  2. Candidate should appear in the examination centre with admit card and Passport as mentioned in the online form.
  3. Candidates should report at respective examination centre at least two hours before the examination.
  4. Candidates are not allowed to take pen or any stationery with them. Candidates are supposed to use the gel-pen provided in the examination hall.
  5. Candidates can be examined physically or electronically before entering examination centre.
  6. No ornament, jewel, electrical appliance/accessories can be put on in examination hall.
  7. No admission is allowed in examination hall after 15 minutes of beginning of examination.
  8. No candidates are permitted to leave examination hall before completion of examination hours.

6. The eligibility for Foreign Candidates

  1. It is mandatory for all candidates to submit the application form within due date.
  2. Candidates should secure at least 50th percentile in the entrance exam to qualify for admission.
  3. The admission in the different program will be done by matching process.
  4. If the number of merit candidates is less than the available seats allocated for foreign candidates, matching will be done only once.
  5. Those who appear in the entrance examination conducted by Medical Education Commission will be given the first priority.
  6. If the seats fall vacant as stated in (e) matching will be done among those who have passed latest national level common entrance examination of their respective countries who agreed the condition to be in second priority in the merit list and have secured at least 50th percentile or above in national level medical entrance examination in their respective countries. If the results of the entrance examination is in percentage, he/she should have secured at least 50% marks.
  7. The remaining seats after completion of the matching of foreign candidates will be transferred to Nepalese open/paying seats.
  8. Foreign candidates who are selected for admission are required to produce original documents at the time of admission.
  9. Private practice is not allowed during the residency.
  10. Medical Education Common Entrance Examination Committee reserves all the rights regarding entrance examination.
  11. Candidates can login into the web portal by scanning the following QR code with the QR code scanner of the mobile phone.
Medical Education Commission (MEC)

Medical Education Commission

Sanothimi, Bhaktapur

Estd. 2019