The Institute of Medical Sciences is the medical college of Banaras Hindu University (BHU). It is a residential and co-educational college like other colleges of BHU. The college was first established as the College of Medical Sciences in 1960 by Dr. K. N. Udupa, the Founder Director of the Institute.In 1971, the College of Medical Sciences, was upgraded to Institute of Medical Sciences.
For MBBS program- NEET
Candidates seeking admission to IMS must qualify National Eligibility Cum Entrance (NEET 2017) conducted by CBSE. Additionally, it is necessary for a candidate to score a minimum of 50% aggregate in NEET 2017 to become eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS programs.
BHU will release the merit list of candidates applying for its MBBS program in the month of July, based upon their NEET scores and ranks. Once the shortlist has been released, the shortlisted candidates will be called upon for the process of counseling. The candidates will then be allotted admission in IMS BHU through counseling procedure.
Supreme Court of India had ordered to scrap all state CET exams for the MBBS entrance last year. The states are supposed to hold only Single Exam - NEET from now on.
NEET will be conducted in an offline mode (pen and paper based) at various centres across the country. The question paper will be available in different languages namely English, Hindi, Tamil, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi and Telugu.
EXAMINATION DATE - MAY 7TH 2017
The question paper will comprise of 180 questions. Questions will be of MCQ type with each question having four options to choose from. The duration of exam will be three hours.
The question papers will be composed of four sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.
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The questions to be asked in NEET 2017 exam will be based upon the topics and chapters from Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany taught in 10+2 level at school. The NEET syllabus is prepared after reviewing various state syllabi as well as those prepared by the CBSE, NCERT and COBSE.
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MBBS fees at Institute of Medical Sciences is around Rs.12,000 per year.