Exam Detail


  • Test Level-: State Level
  •     Eligibility-: Graduation
  • Duration-:2 Hours
  • Medium-: Local Lang
  • Examination Mode-: Online

Kaloji Narayana Rao University of Health Sciences (KNRUHS) is a public university in Warangal, Telangana. The university is named after the political activist and renowned poet, Kaloji Narayana Rao. There are several objectives of the university, few of which are:

  • Medical education standard improvement in the state of telangana.
  • Upkeeping of uniform curriculum in affiliated colleges.
  • Regulating state of the art activities in basic and applied research and arriving at health solutions for the betterment of the people of telangana.

The university supports and champions the channeling naturally available resources for preparation of medicines to cure medical ailment. As a result of establishing this university, nearly every discipline of health sciences has been brought under a single roof, namely modern medical science, ancient Indian system of medicine, allied health sciences like dentistry, physiotherapy, nursing and paramedical science. All degrees awarded by the university are recognized by statutory bodies that include MCI, DCI, Central council of Homoeopathy and Indian nursing council. The university focuses on maintaining high education standards by adhering strictly to rules governing each course according to the decisions of various councils. 




Eligibility Status



No age bar



Both women and women eligible


Educational Qualification

  • The candidates should have passed at least a Bachelor Degree with at least 50% in any discipline recognized by UGC. Degree awarding institutes must be member of Association of Indian universities. In case of degree acquired through distance education, it should be recognized by Distance Education Council (DEC) alongside above said entities.
  • Percentage shall be calculated by taking in consideration total marks obtained in 1st, 2nd and 3rd year under 10+2+3 scheme.
  • Foreign students (apart from those applying Medical/Para medical) for MPH course must submit equivalence certificate from Council of Higher education Andhra Pradesh/ Council  of  Higher  Education Telangana,  Association  of  Indian  Universities  New  Delhi,  Ministry of External affairs Government of India, New Delhi .
  • Foreign  candidates  of  Medical  /  Para  Medical  applying  for  MPH course  must  submit  equivalence  certificate  by  the  University  of Health Sciences and temporary registration for the Post Graduate  training duration  from the  respective  Councils  i.e.,  MCI,  DCI, CCIM, CCH,INC etc.


Entrance Test (C.Q. AND M.Q. )

Atleast 40% marks (General)

Atleast 30% marks (SC/ST)


Physical fitness

Candidates should be medically fit


  • Online application available on www.knruhs.in from 22 June 2017 (2PM) to 8 July 2017(5PM)
  • Candidates should fill the application form available on the website with the data required for through internet. The application form can be filled through any computer with internet connection.


  • The candidates have the facility to pay fees through Debit Card/Credit Card or Net Banking.
  • No refund will be made after making payment.
  • Date of birth certificate, study certificates from class 9 to Degree and residence certificate (in case degree completed outside Telangana/Andhra Pradesh)
  • Marks memos from 1st year to final year of degree.
  • Scanned photos (80kb in size)
  • Scanned signature
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Council Registration certificate (if applicable)
  • Credit card/Debit card


  • After submitting the form, applicants will be redirected to payment page.
  • After completing payment, the candidates will get application number and password (DD/MM/YY) to their registered mail id and mobile number. They will be redirected to the application page.
  • Click on complete your details to complete the application form.
  • At this point, a printout can be taken out.
  •  Candidates can login again with user ID (application number) and password (DD/MM/YY).


  • After online payment, candidates will be redirected to applications page where they can click on complete application to complete the application details and submit.
  • After logging in , applicants can see the details filled by them previously. To continue, candidates need to click on complete application form button on the top right corner of the screen. After doing the same, the main application form will be opened for completing off all the remaining information.
  • Main application form that houses 3 tabs (General, Qualifications, Marks and declaration) to collect remaining information.
  • Candidates must click on choose file button and upload photos from the local machine. Only jpg/jpeg formats are allowed, the maximum file size being 80kb.
  • Similarly click on the signature tab and upload the signature in the exact manner as the photograph.
  • Click next to fill other details also.
  • After completing the process, the candidates need to take the print out of the application form. They should also note the barcode application number for future referencing.
  • Finally, they should paste a recent passport sized photograph in the space provided. They should get the photograph attested from a gazette officer/Principal of college.

Registration fees:

  • Rs. 4000/- is the registration fee for OC/BC candidates and Rs. 3000/- for SC/ST candidates. Students from other states have to pay Rs. 4000/- as registration fees.
  • Candidates must sign at the declaration area in the online application printout and also put in the left hand thumb impression at the space provided.
  • Last date for filled in application form is 12 July 2017 (5PM)
  • Along with the application form, the applicants should submit attested copies of required certificates to The Convener, PG Admissions Committee, KNR University of Health Science, Telangana.

Hall Tickets:

  • The candidates may download hall tickets online from 10AM on 18 July 2017 from the website, www.drntruhs.org by entering relevant details.


  • The Computer Based Entrance test will be conducted online for entrance into the MPH course.
  • The test will be conducted on 23 July 2017 from 2:30PM to 4PM.
  • Entrance test shall contain 100 MCQ’s while the duration will be of 90minutes.
  • Candidates have to choose one answer from four choices.
  • Each correct answer will fetch the candidates one mark while there is no negative marking for incorrect responses.


Part A


No. of questions


Communicable diseases (CD)



Non-communicable diseases (NCD)



Maternity and Child Health (MCH)



Family Planning and Contraception measures



Primary healthcare



Family and behavioral Sciences






Part B


No. of questions


General Knowledge



Basic Statistics












Sanitation and Hygiene



Environmental Health



National and International Health agencies



Population policy







Competent Authority Quota

Management Quota

Foreign Nationals Quota

20 seats

(To be filled by University)

16 seats

(To be filled by the Management)

04 Seats

(To be filled by Management)

Candidates in respect of area (Local and Unreserved) as per Presidential order and GOP 646 dt. 10-07-1979

All candidates in common merit list are eligible

Candidate should submit NOC/Educational VISA from Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India, if they are foreign nationals



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