'A' Levels

'A' Levels

‘A’ Levels

 

University of Cambridge GCE ‘A’ Levels / Edexcel GCE ‘A’ Levels and Other GCE ‘A’ Level Examinations conducted by Cambridge International Examinations / British Examining Bodies

  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)  or General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE)  or GCE ‘O’ Levels (11 years of schooling), equated to the 10th grade of an Indian Board
  • Advanced Subsidiary (AS) Level  (12 years of schooling), equated to the 11th grade of an Indian Board
  • GCE ‘A’ Levels (13 years of schooling), equated to the 12th grade of an Indian Board

Grades converted to Marks

Grade A*

Grade A

Grade B

Grade C

Grade D

Grade E

Grade U

90+

80 – 89

70 - 79

60 - 69

50 - 59

40 - 49

Ungraded

Eligibility Requirements

Candidate seeking admission to the Undergraduate (UG) courses offered at Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) should have completed

  • Minimum 5 (Five) passes at IGCSE / GCSE / GCE ‘O’ Levels including English and minimum 2 / 3 (Two / Three) passes at GCE Advanced Level (‘A’ Levels)
  • Should meet the subject-wise eligibility as laid down by the respective statutory bodies / councils / university
  • Minimum 3 (Three) passes in the GCE ‘A’ Levels in case of Professional Courses / Programs (like medical, dental, engineering, pharmacy, architecture, nursing etc.)
  • Candidate intending to join the medical / dental programs are required to have studied the subject of English at the ‘AS’ Level
  • Candidates applying for MBBS, BDS, BSc Nursing and BArch courses to obtain the Equivalence Certificate from Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi
  • Candidates applying for B Tech, in addition to the ‘A’ Level scores should submit SAT II subject scores

Prospectus Code

Undergraduate (UG) Program

Eligibility requirement

Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Manipal & Mangaluru Campus

1.01, 26.01

MBBS

Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ Level

Minimum requirement is an average of ‘C’ grade but not less than ‘D’ grade

School of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS), Manipal & Mangaluru Campus

3.01, 3.03, 3.07, 3.09, 26.02

BASLP, ESS, NMT, Optom

Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Mathematics in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ / IGCSE / GCSE or two science subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English and third science subject

Minimum requirement is an average of ‘D’ grade

3.02, 3.05 - 3.06, 3.08, 3.10 - 3.11, 3.13 - 3.14, 26.04 - 26.08

CVT, MIT, MLT, BOT, PFT, BPT, RRT & DT, RT

Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the ‘A’ levels and English in the ‘AS’ / GCSE / IGCSE or  two science subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the GCSE / IGCSE including English and the third science subject

Minimum requirement is an average of ‘D’ grade

3.04

HIM

Minimum 2/3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English.  Candidates can be from Science / Arts / Commerce group

Minimum requirement is an average of ‘D’ grade

3.12, 26.03

RTT

Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ Level / IGCSE / GCSE or two science subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English and third science subject

Minimum requirement is an average of ‘D’ grade

School of Life Sciences (SLS), Manipal

4.01 – 4.03

All BSc programs

English, Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology or Mathematics or Physics or any other Life Science subject in the ‘A’ Levels plus English in the ‘AS’ Level / IGCSE / GCSE

Minimum requirement is an average of ‘C’ grade but not less than ‘D’ grade

Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal

9.01 – 9.16

All BTech programs

Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or Computer Science or any technical vocational subject as optional subject in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ / IGCSE / GCSE

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

In addition, SAT II subject scores will be looked into

Faculty of Architecture (FOA), Manipal

11.01

BArch

Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ / IGCSE / GCSE

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

In addition should qualify National Aptitude Test for Architects (NATA) conducted by the Council of Architects of India or JEE Mains Paper II score

Department of Design (DOD), Manipal

12.01 – 12.02

All BDes programs

Minimum 3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Department of Commerce (DOC), Manipal

15.01 – 15.08

15.09 – 15.11

All BBA programs

All BCom programs

Minimum 2 / 3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Can be from Arts / Science / Commerce stream with an average of 4 points

Commerce group subjects will be preferred

School of Communication (SOC), Manipal

16.01 – 16.02

BA

Media & Communication

BSc

Animation

Minimum 2/3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Department of European Studies (DES), Manipal

18.01

BA

Foreign Languages & Intercultural Studies

Minimum 2/3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Manipal Centre for Humanities (MCH), Manipal

19.01

BA

Humanities

Minimum 2/3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MCOPS), Manipal

21.02

21.03

BPharm

PharmD

Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Mathematics in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ Level / IGCSE / GCSE

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Manipal College of Dental Sciences (MCODS), Manipal & Mangaluru Campus

21.01, 27.01

BDS

Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ Level

Minimum grades required is an average ‘C’ grade but not less than ‘D’ grade

Welcomgroup School of Hotel Administration (WGSHA), Manipal

23.01

BHM

 

Minimum 2 / 3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Department of Culinary Arts & Allied Hospitality Studies (CAAHS), Manipal

24.01

BA

Culinary Arts

Minimum 2 / 3 subjects in the ‘A’ Levels and 5 Passes in the IGCSE / GCSE including English

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

Manipal College of Nursing (MCON), Manipal

25.01

BSc

Nursing

Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the ‘A’ Levels and English in the ‘AS’ Level / IGCSE / GCSE

Minimum grades required is an average of ‘D’ grade

25.02 Post Basic BSc Nursing Pass in GNM after 10+2 / equivalent examination preferably with science subjects and should be registered nurse and midwife or equivalent with any state nursing registration council

 

Admission Process for MBBS, BDS

  • Register & appear for UG NEET examination
  • Registration & Choice Filling, for counseling by DGHS at http://mcc.nic.in
  • Seat allotment by DGHS / MCC
  • Reporting to the Institute, Document Verification, Fee Payment  & Admission Order

 

Admission Process for all other courses

  • Apply online 
  • Submission of IGCSE / GCSE and ‘AS’ level results + forecast / predicted or completed GCE ‘A’ level results, for eligibility check
  • Submission of candidate & parents / sponsorer’s passport
  • Participation in institutional selection process, if any (refer admission process under Indian Admissions for respective courses)
  • Admission Notice, subject to fulfilling all eligibility requirements
  • Fee Payment and Issue of Provisional Admission Order
  • Submission of GCE ‘A’ level results for final eligibility check
  • Admission Order, subject to fulfilling all eligibility requirements

 

Please email intladm@manipal.edu for any clarifications