Armed Forces Medical College is a top notch medical institute of India, located in Pune, Maharashtra. As the name suggests, the college is managed by the Indian Armed Forces. Ever since its establishment in the year 1948, the college has served as a centre of excellence for education and research. The college provides training to under-graduate and post-graduate medical and nursing students with assured career prospects in the Indian Defense Services. The institute is presently affiliated to the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and is recognized by the MCI for conducting undergraduate and various post graduate medical courses
For MBBS program- NEET + ToELR + Psychological Assessment Test + Interview
Candidates seeking admission to Armed Forces Medical College must qualify National Eligibility Cum Entrance (NEET 2017) conducted by CBSE. It is necessary for a candidate to qualify NEET 2017 to become eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS programs.
Admission at AFMC is strictly based on the merit basis of performance of candidates in NEET, ToELR, Psychological Assessment Test and Interview. The complete cycle of MBBS admission at AFMC is represented here:
The candidates shortlisted at the final stage of admission process are called for admission. The verification of documents of desired candidates is conducted at the time of admission.
MBBS admission at AFMC is conducted in two stages.
Stage 1 - Firstly, candidates are shortlisted for ToELR on the basis of NEET 2017 scores. The candidates are then called for Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning. ToELR is an online test consisting of 40 MCQs to be attempted in 30 minutes. Each question is of 2 marks and there’s a negative marking of 0.5 marks for each incorrect response. The marks obtained in ToELR is added to NEET 2017 score and then divided by 4 to get the written examination score out of 200.
Stage 2- Second stage of the admission process comprises of psychometric test and interview. This test is of 50 marks. The final AFMC MBBS 2016 merit list is based on the total score obtained in both the stages.
|Category||Number of seats reserved|
|Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST)||10|
Lieutenant General of Indian Armed Forces
Director General - ICMR