Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences (NTRUHS) is a State University located in Vijayawada city of the Andhra Pradesh state. It offers graduate and postgraduate degrees, diploma and super specialty courses. In addition to UG and PG courses, the university also offers doctoral programs in both full-time and part-time mode. NTRUHS Admissions are granted on the basis of marks secured in the qualifying examination or the marks in the entrance exams such as NEET and AP EAMCET.

NTRUHS Important Dates

Event Date
Start of Online Application for BDS, BAMS, BHMS, BNYS, BUMS, MBBS Courses November 13, 2020
Last date of Submission of Online Application November 21, 220

NTRUHS Highlights

Established | Type 1986 | State University
Formerly known as Andhra Pradesh University of Health Sciences
Approved by UGC, MCI, INC, DCI
Affiliated Colleges 284
Courses offered UG, PG, and Ph.D. (Total: 108)
Admission Criteria Entrance and Merit-based
Official Website http://ntruhs.ap.nic.in

NTRUHS Courses

Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences offers various undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs. All the programs are examined below:

Course Name Eligibility
MBBS/ BDS Intermediate with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany, Zoology)/Biotechnology and English with 50% marks in Science subjects (40% for SC/ST/ BC and 45% for PWD)
B.Sc Nursing Intermediate graduate with PCB and English with 45% marks (40% for SC/ ST/ BC)
BAMS Intermediate with PCB and English with 50% marks in Science subjects (40% for SC/ST/ BC)
BPT Intermediate graduate with Botany, Zoology, Physics, and Chemistry 
MDS Graduate in BDS with 50% marks (40% for SC/ST/ BC and 45% for PWD)
M.Sc Nursing Graduate in B.Sc Nursing/ Post Basic B.Sc Nursing with 55% marks (50% for SC/ST)
MPT Graduate in BPT degree 
MD (Homeopathy/ Ayurvedic) Graduate in BAMS and BHMS Degree with 50% marks (45% for BC and 40% for SC/ST) 
Ph.D.  Master’s degree in MDS/ MD/ MSc/ MPT or any other Science faculty

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NTRUHS Admission

Admission to the undergraduate programs is done on the basis of the marks secured by the students in their qualifying examination. For courses such as BAMS, BHMS, the university enrolls the student on the basis of their performance in AP EAMCET, however, a separate entrance examination is conducted for BUMS.

For MBBS and BDS, it is compulsory for the student to have a valid rank in NEET and the selection is based on the choice made by the students in the counseling process.

The university conducts Post Graduate Medical Entrance Test (PGMET) for the admissions to MD, MS, MDS courses. For M.Sc. in Nursing, it is compulsory for the candidates to secure a minimum of 45 marks in the entrance examination (35 marks for SC/ST).

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Reservations Policy

Category % of seats reserved
Scheduled Castes 15%
Scheduled Tribe 6%
Backward Classes 29%
Economically Weaker Sections 10%
Physically Challenged 5%

NTRUHS Results

The university follows a semester-based curriculum for the academics studies in various courses. The results for the courses and its specializations can be easily accessed by visiting the official website of the university. Candidates who are not satisfied with their results and failed in an examination can register for the re-evaluation process.

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NTRUHS Facilities

Following are the facilities offered by Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences to cater to the need of the students: 

  • Library: University library and information center are situated in the air-conditioned premises, with total LAN abled facility. The NTRMEDNET consortium started working with an online supply of e-journals to all the affiliated colleges of the university.
  • Sports: The university encourages students to play sports and adapt sports facilities in order to make both their body and mind sound and for this, the university organizes many inter and intra university championships or competitions. Each year, the University teams take part in events at the zonal level and national level.


Ques. How is Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences?

Ans. It is one of the most efficient universities in India for science students. NTRUHS is the affiliating body for many prestigious colleges like Osmania Medical College, Gandhi Medical College, Kakatiya Medical College. It offers a platform for everyone to learn and grow in a supportive environment. The alumni network of the university is also very approachable. They frequently visit the college and have an interactive session with the students and faculties. 

Ques. How is the campus life at Dr. NTR University of Health Sciences?

Ans. The university regularly organizes extracurricular activities on its campus for the students. Some of them are Swachh Bharat Mission, Environment Day, Cricket Tournament with a large number of students participating in it. The university is equipped with all the necessary facilities such as a well-stocked library, labs, classrooms, etc for the students. 

Ques. Does the University offer any financial help to the students?

Ans. There are a number of scholarships available for deserving and meritorious students especially belonging to SC/ST and Backward Classes. The state government offers financial help to such students. To apply for the same, students must contact the university.