Navigation Links
HIV Certificate from NRI Students No Longer Made Mandatory

Engineering colleges in Karnataka insist on a HIV certificate from the foreign/NRI students. But now the rule is no longer mandatory//. The Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) in Karnataka has over 120 engineering colleges in the state.

It has issued strict orders not to ask for HIV certificated from foreign/NRI students during admissions. K Balaveera Reddy, VTU vice-chancellor said that when our own students are not subjected to AIDS test then why one should insist on such norms for NRI/foreign students. The education department has laid down norms for admission to BE/B Arch courses insist that foreign students should produce an attested AIDS-free medical certificate. They should get a letter from the Karnataka State AIDS Prevention Society.

When asked about the rule the Karnataka State AIDS Prevention Society said that it issued the orders as per the NACO (National AIDS Control Organisation). But VTU said that it will not make the submission of the HIV certificate mandatory. But other medical colleges said that HIV test will continue to be mandatory for foreign students. Dr S Kumar, principal, M S Ramaiah Medical College and Pushpa Keni, student affairs director at Manipal Academy of Higher Education, said that HIV test is mandatory for all students. This is because Karnataka is one of the six states with high prevalence of HIV cases along with Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Manipur and Nagaland. Hence this is one of the ways by which the number of HIV cases among youngsters could be checked.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. MBBS Aspirants Get 90 Days To Submit Caste Validity Certificate
2. Majority of Keralites Vote in Favor of HIV Certificate Before Marriage
3. Himachal Teenager Gets New Certificates After Sex Change Operation
4. Indian Films With Smoking Scenes may Get A Certificate
5. Exposure to Pesticides in Schools Produces Illnesses Among Employees, Students
6. Pharma Companies May Influence The Decisions Of Medical Students
7. Students Involved In Bullying And Victims Were Equally Stressed
8. A Comparative Study On Dietary Habits In Middle School Students And Increase In Weight
9. Students wants to extent Tution waiver in Ontario
10. Disadvantaged Students May Not Go In For College Education
11. Students Die after a Fatal Crash
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:2/11/2016)... Whippany, New Jersey (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... invited to a free CEU seminar titled, “Stroke Management: Time to Act, Time to ... Senior Housing Community in Whippany, N.J. The presenter is Vishal Chedda, president of ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... The president released a FY 2017 budget request ... shift more of the cost burden to military beneficiaries. , MOAA’s president, retired ... defense budget as including limited quantifiable benefit fixes mixed with numerous beneficiary fee hikes. ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... In a new ... plastic surgeon , Dr. Rod J. Rohrich, and colleagues, examine and underscore the ... recommendations for rhinoplasty surgeons when addressing this vital area. , The upper lateral ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 , ... ... of J.R. Garrett Esq. as General Counsel. Garrett will focus on contract negotiations, ... and audits, privacy and security law, and best practices in data breaches for ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... 11, 2016 , ... Talix today announced that Clive Fields, ... presenting at the 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition, taking place February 29 ... “ Coding for Care: Using Data Analytics for Risk Adjustment ,” Dr. Fields ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  Delcath Systems, ... and medical device company focused on oncology with ... metastatic liver cancers, announces the engagement of ... Company,s Global Medical Consultant. Dr. Birgerson will provide ... Company,s clinical operations team to help ensure timely ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 11, 2016 SI-BONE, Inc., a medical ... iFuse Implant System, a minimally invasive surgical (MIS) ... the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced the publication of ... MIS SI joint fusion for patients suffering from ... or SI joint disruption.  In the first article, ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... Inc. (NASDAQ: IONS ) announced today that it will ... a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its 2015 financial results and ... . A webcast replay will be available for a limited ... A webcast replay will be available for a limited time ... listen to the call by dialing 877-443-5662 or access the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: