MAHE is synonymous with excellence in Higher Education. 30,000+ students from 57+ different nations live, learn and play in the sprawling University town, nestled on a plateau in Karnataka’s Udupi district. It also has 2,500+ faculty, 10,000+ support & service staff, and offers over 290+ programs through its 20+ constituent institutions / units across Manipal, Mangaluru and Bengaluru campuses, in streams such as Allied Health, Architecture & Design, Atomic & Molecular Physics, Basic & Advanced Sciences, Commerce, Communication, Dental Sciences, Engineering, European Studies, Geopolitics & International Relations, Hotel Management & Culinary Arts, Humanities, Information Sciences, Life Sciences, Management, Medical Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, Regenerative Medicine, Statistics and Virus Research.

MAHE has campuses in Mangalore & Bangalore and off-shore campuses in Dubai (UAE) & Melaka (Malaysia). The Mangalore campus offers Allied Health, Dental & Medical programs. The Bangalore Campus offers programs in Regenerative Medicine. The Dubai campus offers programs in Engineering, Management and Architecture while the Melaka campus offers programs in Medicine and Dentistry. Every institute has world class facilities and pedagogy, which are constantly reviewed and upgraded to reflect the latest trends and developments in higher education.

Online Application 2019

Application fee: General Category

Application fee: Rs.600 (for all courses)

Entrance Test fee: Rs. 1400 (for selected courses only)

Foreign / International / NRI / NRI Sponsored category  Application Fee: Rs. 2500

Admission to the MBBS / BDS / MD / MS / MDS / DM / MCh courses will be on the basis of the rank obtained in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and counselling / allotment of seats by Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), New Delhi

Note: Candidates are required to fill the name as it appears in their qualifying examination marks card

B Tech Applicants are eligible to participate in the B Tech common admission process for MIT (MAHE), SMIT (SMU) and MUJ


The course(s) chosen will be listed along with the total fee payable. Candidates are requested to read the Declaration before proceeding for the fee payment
The application fee and entrance exam fee (wherever applicable) can be paid via the following payment modes

Credit Card / Debit Cards / Net Banking / Cash Card / Mobile Payments / Paytm / Wallet / Unified Payments Interface (UPI)

In addition to the above Foreign / International / NRI / NRI Sponsored candidates have Equated Monthly Installments (EMI) / Wire Transfer option. For Wire Transfer option use the following Bank details. After remitting the fees, enter the WireTransfer Transaction ID and Date in the respective fields.

Department Test (DT)

UG: All Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Programs, Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM), BA Culinary Arts

PG: MSc Forensic Science, All Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Programs, MSc Cardiac Catheterization & Intervention Technology, MSc Echocardiography, MSc Medical Imaging Technology, MSc Nuclear Medicine Technology, MSc Renal Replacement Therapy & Dialysis Technology, All Master of Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) Programs, Master of Optometry, MSc by Research in Life Sciences, Master of Commerce (MCom), Nurse Practitioner Critical Care PG Residency Programme

SS: MPhil Psychiatric Social Work, MPhil Nursing, MPhil Stem Cell & Regenerative Biology

Manipal Entrance Test (MET)

UG: All Bachelor of Technology (BTech) programs, All Bachelor of Technology (BTech) (Lateral Entry) programs, All Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) programs, BA Media & Communication, Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm), Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD)

PG: All MSc (Medical) Programs, MSc Genetic Counseling, All Master of Physiotherapy (MPT) Programs, MSc Clinical Psychology, MSc Audiology, MSc Speech Language Pathology, MSc Medical Biotechnology, MSc Molecular Biology & Human Genetics, MSc Clinical Virology, Master of Computer Applications (MCA), All Master of Technology (M Tech) programs, All Master of Engineering (ME) programs, MA Media & Communication, MA Film Art & Film Making, All Master of Pharmacy (M Pharm) programs, Doctor of Pharmacy (P harm D) Post Baccalaureate, MSc Nursing, MSc Stem Cell Technology & Regenerative Biology

SS: M Phil Clinical Psychology

National Entrance Exams

UG: Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Bachelor of Architecture (BArch)

PG: All Doctor of Medicine (MD) / Master of Surgery (MS) / PG Diploma Programs, All Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) / PG Diploma Programs, PG Diploma in Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics

SS: All Doctor of Medicine (DM) / Master of Chirurgiae (MCh) Programs

Course Fee Refund Rules

If the student chooses to withdraw from the program of studies in which he / she is enrolled, the refund of the course fees will be made as per the details given below:

Percentage of Refund of Aggregate fees *Point of time when notice of withdrawal of admission is submitted to the University
100 %  15 days before the formally-notified last date of admission
80 %   Not more than 15 days after the formally-notified last date of admission
50 % More than 15 days but less than 30 days after formally notified last date of admission 
0 % More than 30 days after formally notified last date of admission (Inclusive of course fees but exclusive of caution deposit)

In case of (1) in the table above, the University shall deduct 10 % of the aggregate fees as processing charges from the refundable amount.

Any student who withdraws from the course as mentioned in S.No.4 and thereafter will be required to remit to the University, in addition to the amount already forfeited, the course fee payable for the remaining period of the course. In case of Foreign / NRI candidates, the refund will be made in accordance with RBI / foreign exchange regulations.

All refunds will be processed by the Student Finance Office of the University upon receiving the approval from the Registrar based on the recommendation of the Director (Admissions).  Requests for withdrawals should be made in the prescribed application available at the Admissions Office.  Refund will be made only after the candidate has surrendered the ID card, original fee receipt and the dues clearance certificate.

Application and Entrance Test fees, wherever applicable, once remitted shall NOT be refunded under any circumstances.

The refund information given above is indicative only and Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) reserves the right to make changes as per the notifications received from the concerned statutory / regulatory authorities from time to time.  Any changes in the above will be updated.

** Formally notified last date of admission for B Tech program

B Tech Students

After commencement of classes: As mentioned above Before commencement of classes: Withdrawal request has to be submitted online at in candidate login option.

Note: Not applicable for the courses for which admissions are done through NEET.


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