All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Delhi is a medical college and medical research public university based in New Delhi, India. The Institute was established in 1956 and operates autonomously under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The Institute has comprehensive facilities for teaching, research and patient-care. Teaching and research here are conducted in 42 disciplines. AIIMS offers various best-in-class medical graduation and post-graduation courses and awards degrees under its own name. AIIMS has been consistently ranked the top medical college in India. AIIMS now operates in seven more locations across the country namely Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jhajjar, Patna, Raipur, Rishikesh and Jodhpur.
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi will conduct its own entrance examination - AIIMS MBBS 2017 on May 28 for admission to its MBBS program.
Candidates have to appear for the entrance test in accordance with the slot allotted to them. Now, AIIMS has increased the number of seats offered by 7, increasing the total number of MBBS seats to 707. The result will be declared for only those candidates securing the qualifying percentile as prescribed by the examination authority. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of candidate's score in the entrance exam. As per the rank in the merit list candidates will be called for counseling. Henceforth, the merit list candidates will be allotted a seat in any of the 7 AIIMS as per their percentile.
All the candidates must fulfill the criteria given below before applying for AIIMS MBBS examination:
|Online registration begins||24th January, 2017|
|Online registration closes||23th February, 2017, 5 pm|
|Availability of admit cards||1st May, 2017|
|Date of entrance exam||28th May, 2017|
|Declaration of results (tentative)||14th June, 2017|
The all India entrance examination will be held on Sunday, 28th May, 2017 at various centres 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.
|Subject||Number of questions|
|Botany and Zoology||60|
|Aptitude and logical thinking||10|
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.
|Category||Percentage of seats reserved|
|Orthopaedic Physically Handicapped (on horizontal basis)||3%|
|Category||Number of seats|
AIIMS Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jhajjar, Patna, Raipur, Rishikesh and Jodhpur (each)
|Category||Number of seats|
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