AIIMS (All India Institute Of Medical Sciences)

All India Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is the most coveted Medical College and Medical Research University of India, located in New Delhi. AIIMS has constantly been ranked at the top amongst all other medical colleges of the country. The medical science here is highly advanced which is the reason why AIIMS as a hospital witnesses so many patients from different corners of the world. It is globally renowned and recognized for its technology driven approach. This makes AIIMS the dream college for all the medical aspirants of the country. The Institute was established in 1956 in Delhi and now operates in seven more locations across the country namely Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jhajjar, Patna, Raipur, Rishikesh and Jodhpur. AIIMS offers various best-in-class medical graduation and post-graduation courses.

 AIIMS Eligibility

All the candidates must fulfill the criteria given below before applying for AIIMS MBBS examination:

  • All the candidates must be Indian Nationals, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals.
  • Candidates belonging to Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) category should be registered under Section 7A of Indian Citizenship Act 1955 and they must submit their registration proof while applying for admissions.
  • Candidates applying for admission to AIIMS MBBS entrance examination should have completed a minimum of 17 years of age.
  • Candidates should have appeared and passed class 12th board exam or equivalent examination recognised by AIIMS Delhi. It is mandatory for candidates to have studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in class 11th-12th.
  • Candidates belonging to General and OBC categories should have secured a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in the above mentioned subjects while those belonging to SC, ST and OPH categories are entitled to a relaxation of 10%.

 AIIMS Important dates


Scheduled dates

Online registration begins

5th February, 2018

Online registration closes

5th March, 2018, 5 pm

Availability of admit cards

10th May, 2018

Date of entrance exam

26th- 27th May, 2018

Declaration of results (tentative)

18th June, 2018

AIIMS 2018 Examination details

The All India Entrance Examination will be held on 26th-27th May, 2018 at various centers across the country in online mode only. It will be a computer based test to be conducted in two shifts- 9 am to 12:30 pm and 3 pm to 6:30 pm. The duration of the exam is 3 hours and 30 minutes.

AIIMS Exam pattern

The question paper will be composed of 200 Multiple Choice and Reason-Assertion type questions. For each correct response 1 mark will be given while each incorrect response will attract a penalty of 1/3 marks.


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General knowledge


Botany and Zoology


Aptitude and logical thinking


Reservation Policy at AIIMS


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