You must be a student who has started preparations for AIIMS 2019 Entrance Exam. That is indeed a wise thing to do if you want to top AIIMS medical entrance exam. AIIMS is one of the few institutions that holds an individual medical entrance exam for undergraduate medical program (MBBS) admissions. So to get admission in any of the AIIMS institutions, you have to appear in the AIIMS 2019 and get a good rank in it. The most sought after AIIMS, New Delhi seats get filled up by the toppers of AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam. The entrance exam is much like NEET UG although it has its separate syllabus and a different exam pattern. Here you will get all you need to know about AIIMS 2019.
|Exam Conducting Body||AIIMS New Delhi|
|AIIMS 2019 Exam Date||Expected in last week of May 2019|
|Mode of exam||Computer based test|
|Exam duration||3.5 hours|
|Exam cities||More than 150|
|Language of exam||English, Hindi|
|Total number of questions||200|
|Types of questions||MCQs, Reason Assertion|
|Distribution of questions||Physics – 60
Chemistry – 60
Biology – 60
GK – 10
Aptitude and Logical Thinking – 10
|Marking scheme||Correct answer – (+)1
Incorrect answer – (-)1/3
AIIMS 2019 Exam Pattern
The first thing you should know is the exam pattern of AIIMS 2019. Before we proceed, you should be aware that the All India Institute of Medical Sciences publishes an information brochure to notify about AIIMS MBBS Admission and AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam, which will be available for the 2019 AIIMS entrance exam in the second half of the year 2018. So the exam pattern and other things you read about here are as per the last available official brochure. Even so, the exam pattern usually remains same year on year, and at least to flag off preparations, knowing this should be a good starting point.
Coming to the AIIMS 2019 Exam Pattern, you should know that it is an online test or computer based test.
In a computer based test, the student goes to the test centre and is allotted a computer. There, he/she has to log in with login details provided. As soon as test begins, instructions appear on screen and questions come one by one. The student has to select answers by clicking a radio button next to the options given.
Multiple choice questions and Reason assertion questions are asked in AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam.
An MCQ is where a question is followed by 4 options, out of which one is correct. In a reason-assertion type question on the other hand, a statement of assertion (A) is followed by a statement of reason (R). There are four options. First, if A and R are true and R is correct explanation of A. Second option is that A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A. Third option is that A is true but R is false. Fourth option is that A and R are false.
This is the weightage of questions subject-wise.
|Subject||Number of questions|
|Biology (Botany and Zoology)||60|
|Aptitude and Logical Thinking||10|
Also this is the distribution of type of questions.
|Type of question||Number of questions|
Reason assertion type questions will be for physics, chemistry, biology.
You should also know the marking scheme.
|Answer not marked||0|
As you can see, there is negative marking. So be cautious while marking an answer. Do not wild guesses while marking answer in AIIMS 2019.
The duration of AIIMS 2019 will be 3 1/2 hours.
Summary for AIIMS 2019 Pattern
- 200 questions
- 3.5 hours duration
- Physics, Chemistry, Biology, General knowledge, Aptitude are topics from which questions will come.
- There will be 140 MCQs and 60 reason assertion type questions.
AIIMS 2019 Exam Date
The date will be in May 2019. All India Institute of Medical Sciences will publish exam date by end of 2018. It is most likely to be 26 May 2019. The expected date of AIIMS 2019 is 26 May because it is the last Sunday in the month of May. And in the past years, the exam has been held on the last Sunday in the month of May only.
However, there are chances that exam will be on 25 and 26 May 2019. This is because last year exam was held on two days in four shifts. Last year exam was held on 27 and 28 May.
AIIMS 2019 Preparation
Students frequently ask how to prepare for AIIMS MBBS 2019. To answer that, we will say that preparation for AIIMS MBBS 2019 begins with getting mentally prepared. You can score high in AIIMS 2019 if you actually understood the topics taught in class 11 and 12 and enjoyed them. Becoming a doctor is a difficult task, mainly because what a doctor does is critical. It is a strenuous job, both preparing to be a future doctor, and fulfilling the roles of being one. Toppers of medical entrance exams have said that preparation involves hard work. So if you really want to know how to study for AIIMS MBBS 2019, so be ready to fill your time table with a lot of hard work. Also to answer how to prepare for AIIMS MBBS 2019, it needs to be said that theory and implementation of theory are relevant, so whatever you read in books, try to connect them with real life. To clear AIIMS MBBS 2019 you will pay attention in class and take notes, study from few good books, solve questions and give your 100%. Prepare for AIIMS MBBS 2019 from class 11.
- Candidates should prepare for AIIMS 2019 alongside NEET. The only difference in exam pattern is that in AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam, you will also face GK, Aptitude and Logical Thinking questions.
- To score high in AIIMS 2019, your base must be rock solid strong! When you understand, you do not cram. This way, you can retain things longer and implement them.
- Check your calendar and count down the number of weeks remaining. Then divide your syllabus in such a manner that you can finish it by November or December.
- You should solve MCQs of every chapter that you finish.
- You should solve sample papers, past year papers.
Best Books To Prepare For AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam
There are many books for medical entrance exam preparation. You should stick to NCERT for theory. For MCQs, you should refer one more book. And for sample papers, mock tests you can use one more. For some topics, you can refer reference books, however limit that to a few only.
If you gather too many books and dive into all of them, you will end up being confused.
Here are some really good books for AIIMS 2019. Recommended by toppers!
- Dinesh Objective Biology
- Pradeep’s Textbook of Biology
- HC Verma Concept of Physics
- Objective Physics for NEET & All Other Medical Entrance Examinations
- Modern’s Abc of Chemistry
- A Textbook of Physical Chemistry
- A Textbook of Organic Chemistry
- Concise Inorganic Chemistry
- Trueman’s Objective Biology for NEET
- 15 Years’ Solved Papers
AIIMS 2019 Syllabus
The official brochure says “The general standard of the Competitive Entrance Examination will be that of 12th class under the 10+2 Scheme/Intermediate Science. No syllabus has been prescribed by the Institute for the examination.”
Physics, Chemistry, Biology
So therefore, the AIIMS Syllabus is basically all that you have studied in class 11, class 12 in physics, chemistry, biology. If you have studied from any board, you do not have to worry as the syllabus is almost similar in all. However, it is advisable to study all chapters from NCERT textbooks to cover all topics.
You can refer to NEET 2019 syllabus to get an idea of the topics you need to cover.
GK, Aptitude and Logical Reasoning
Prepare static GK as well as current affairs. There are usually more questions on news than static general knowledge. You can practice some sample papers to get a hand of aptitude and logical reasoning questions.
A detailed guide on how to prepare GK for AIIMS exams is given here.
AIIMS 2019 Application Form
Candidates can apply for AIIMS 2019 through AIIMS Application Form 2019. In order to apply, one has to fill the online application form at aiimsexams.org and pay application fee.
|Category of candidate||Application Fee|
|PWBD||No Fee / Fee Exempt|
You have to fill several details in application form. They include personal data, educational qualification, contact details and other things. In addition, you also have to upload photograph and signature. Thumb impression may also be required. All such documents should be in proper format and dimension in order to be accepted.
Do not fill any incorrect entry in application form. Every year students flood AIIMS with queries regarding how to correct data in application form. Many a times it is feasible, but many a times it isnt. So avoid such a scenario where your AIIMS 2019 application form may get rejected due to wrong information.
AIIMS 2019 Admit Card
Those who apply on time can download the AIIMS 2019 Admit Card. It is issued in online mode only. Old practices of sending hall ticket by post are done away with; now you can simply login to get admit card.
See image below to know what AIIMS admit card looks like.
You should keep your login credentials safely to download it when the time comes.
AIIMS 2019 Result
AIIMS 2019 Result will be declared at aiimsexams.org. It will decide the fate of close to 4 lakh students regarding their admissions to AIIMS.
If exam is held in more than one shifts then normalization will be implemented.
Normalization for AIIMS 2019 Result
Step 1 – Calculation of percentiles.
- On basis of correct and incorrect answers, you get raw score. Then raw score is converted to percentage. After that, percentile calculation is done. This is how:
Step 2 – Merging of shifts
- In step 1, percentile is calculated for each candidate in each shift. Then these lists are merged in step 2, to make a single list.
Step 3 – Tie breakers
- Wherever required, tie breaking is implemented.
This is how normalization is done and AIIMS Result is arrived at.
Who should appear in AIIMS 2019 MBBS Entrance Exam?
All students who are studying PCB / BiPC, and aspire to study MBBS should appear in AIIMS 2019.
Many students think that AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam is too tough and they don’t even apply for it. That is a myth. AIIMS Entrance Exam is not too tough. In fact questions difficulty level wise, AIIMS is almost at par with NEET.
You have as much chance to crack it as someone else, so why are you shying away?
Before you apply, you can gather all information about AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences). You can know where they are, what is their fee structure, and their ranking.
AIIMS In India
|S.No.||AIIMS||Established In Year||Number Of Seats|
|1||AIIMS New Delhi||1956||107|
Eligibility To Appear In AIIMS 2019
In order to be eligible to appear in AIIMS 2019, candidates need to fulfill minimum criteria. The same is explained below.
- Candidates should be at least 17 years old as on 31 Dec 2019.
- Those who are born on or after 02 Jan 2003 are not eligible.
- Candidates should have passed 12th with English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology as subjects with minimum aggregate marks.
Minimum aggregate marks in English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology
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