AIIMS 2018 – The candidates can now check the final status of their AIIMS 2018 Application Form. All India Institute of Medical Sciences is conducting AIIMS MBBS entrance exam 2018 for AIIMS MBBS admission 2018. Exam dates are May 26 and 27, 2018. AIIMS 2018 Admit Card will be released on May 10, 2018. AIIMS 2018 is the only medical entrance exam whose scores are accepted for admission to AIIMS New Delhi and 8 other AIIMS like institutions namely at Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Guntur (Andhra Pradesh), Jodhpur, Nagpur (Maharashtra), Patna, Raipur, Rishikesh. AIIMS New Delhi and 8 AIIMS like institutions offer 807 MBBS seats. Know all about AIIMS 2018 here including exam date, form, correction, status, admit card, preparation, syllabus, pattern, result, cut off. एम्स एमबीबीएस 2018 पाठ्यक्रम, सीटें, शुल्क संरचना आदि हिंदी में यहां देंखे
Latest: The AIIMS MBBS 2018 Final Status for application form has been released. Click Here to know the status of your application.
AIIMS MBBS 2018
Important Dates of AIIMS MBBS 2018
Keep a track of ongoing AIIMS 2018 entrance exam events by the schedule given below. Most exam event dates are available. Now that AIIMS has released AIIMS MBBS Admission 2018 information brochure, all dates have been updated here.
|Commencement of online application form submission||05 Feb 2018|
|Last date for form submission||05 Mar 2018|
|Chance given to candidates to complete form, complete deficiencies if they have paid fee||08 – 12 Mar 2018|
|Last chance to edit the application form||April 16-18, 2018|
|Availability of final status for application form||20 Apr 2018|
|Availability of downloadable admit cards from AIIMS website expected in||10 May 2018|
|AIIMS MBBS 2018 Exam Dates|
|Date of computer based exam||26, 27 May 2018|
|Declaration of result||18 Jun 2018|
|Counselling (will be updated after result)|
|First counselling for admission to AIIMS MBBS||03, 04, 05, 06 Jul 2018|
|Second counselling for admission to AIIMS MBBS||02 Aug 2018|
|Third counselling for admission to AIIMS MBBS||04 Sep 2018|
|Open counselling for admission if required||27 Sep 2018|
In-depth information on AIIMS 2018 eligibility, AIIMS 2018 preparation, AIIMS cut off and qualifying marks are given in following articles.
- Application Form | Correction
- How to apply
- Check form status
- Exam Centres
- Admit Card
- Seats and Reservation
- Cut Off and Qualifying Marks
AIIMS will conduct the entrance exam as a computer based test on Sunday, May 26 and 27, 2018. There will be two shifts on each day.
AIIMS 2018 Admit Card
AIIMS 2018 Admit Card will be available for download on May 10, 2018. Candidates can download it from aiimsexams.org. Admit card of AIIMS 2018 will only be uploaded for eligible and accepted applications. If your admit card is not available on website then you should contact Asstt. Controller Examinations, AIIMS, New Delhi-110 608 along with full particulars of the Registration of application form by sending an email on [email protected]
How to download AIIMS 2018 Admit Card?
- You can download it by logging in.
- In order to login, enter candidate ID and password.
- After downloading it, take a printout. Hard copy (printout) should be brought to exam hall.
AIIMS will not send admit card by post. On day of exam, bring it along with an original photo ID. It should be kept safely for counselling process also.
Number of Seats
If the image is unclear, please pinch and zoom. Please note that now two new AIIMS have been added. So seats have increased.
AIIMS MBBS Exam Pattern 2018
AIIMS MBBS entrance exam is a computer based test.
The entrance exam will have a single paper (online) consisting of 200 multiple choice questions. Note that at this juncture this is a likelihood only since AIIMS MBBS 2018 information brochure is yet to be released. Based on past year papers, details of AIIMS MBBS exam pattern is given as follows.
|Subject||Number of questions||Marks|
|Biology (Botany and Zoology)||60||60|
|Aptitude and Logical thinking||10||10|
Reason-assertion and MCQs
- There will be 140 multiple choice questions.
- Also there will be 60 reason-assertion questions. RA questions will be in all subjects except general knowledge / aptitude.
- Marks for correct answer: 1 mark
- Negative marks for incorrect answer: ⅓ (one-third) marks
AIIMS MBBS entrance exam is designed to suit the academic background of a 10+2 qualified science with bio background student.
AIIMS does not prescribe any specific syllabus for MBBS entrance exam. Candidates are advised to study standard syllabus prescribed by boards for 12th class under 10+2 / intermediate scheme for those subjects that are in examination.
Language of question paper shall be English or Hindi. Candidates opt for either language at the time of filling up their application forms.
AIIMS MBBS Examination Centers
The states where the examination will be held are in Andaman and Nicobar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and kashmir, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal pradesh, Chandigarh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamilnadu, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Goa.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Cut Off
To determine the eligibility for the admission into the course, the minimum cut off set for each candidate which would be applicable for one and all depending on their category is as follows:-
Cutoff Percentile of last year
The cut off percentile of the qualified candidates determined according to procedure mentioned in the The category wise cut off percentile of qualified candidates are as follows:-
- UR – 99.0014978
- OBC (NCL) – 97.4205359
- SC/ST – 94.1220114
Normalization Procedure has been adopted from 2017 onwards. It shall be based on the
- Inter-se merit
- Ranking used during Counseling for allotment of seats and
- On Percentiles.
These scores are then transformed into a scale ranging from 100 to 0 for each shift to indicate the percentage of marks obtained by the candidates who score some marks or lower raw scores. After that, the highest score of each shift will get the same Percentile of 100 which is desirable. The marks obtained in between the highest and lowest scores are also converted to appropriate Percentiles. The then acquired is the Percentile score after normalization. The Percentile Scores are usually calculated till up to 7 decimal places to avoid bunching effect.
AIIMS MBBS Statistics
AIIMS MBBS 01st round of admission list was announced on 14 June to fill 700 seats. Nishita Purohit aged 18 from Surat dominated the charts. She obtained All India Rank 1. In the competitive exam, a total of 3,64,242 candidates registered and 2,84,737 candidates appeared in the examination.
Of all these huge numbers, a total of 4,905 candidates qualified in this examination declared eligible for admission to 01st round of counselling.
|Total candidates registered||Candidates Appeared||Qualified candidates|
Also read: AIIMS 2019.
What’s new in AIIMS 2018?
The notification released on February 2, 2018 has some surprises.
Admission will be offered to AIIMS New Delhi and 8 other AIIMS. Earlier there used to be AIIMS New Delhi and 6 other AIIMS. This is good for applicants as this means there will be more seats.
Exam will be held on two days instead of one. Initially AIIMS had notified, in AIIMS 2018 calendar, that date of MBBS entrance exam would be May 27, 2018. But now this notice says that exam will be held on May 26 as well as May 27, 2018. On each day, there will be two shifts (9.00 AM to 12.30 PM, and 3 PM to 6.30 PM)
Candidates can apply at aiimsexams.org as per schedule. The exam is an objective computer based test of 3.5 hours duration with 60 questions each on physics, chemistry, biology, and 10 questions each on general knowledge, aptitude and logical thinking. In order to be eligible to get a position in merit list of AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam 2018, it is necessary to get minimum cut off score.
Medical aspirants, future doctors of the country, must study diligently to clear AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam 2018. AIIMS (New Delhi) has time and again been ranked as top medical college in India.
A strong grasp of the subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Biology – taught at 10+2 level is critical to do well in exam. Moreover one should keep in mind the sections general knowledge, aptitude and logical thinking.
AIIMS MBBS Application Form 2018
In order to appear for AIIMS MBBS 2018 entrance exam, candidates have to first apply. It is advisable to read prospectus and help manual before applying. Know important details of application form of AIIMS MBBS 2018 here.
- AIIMS MBBS Application Form 2018 is available online at aiimsexams.org.
- Registration of applications on AIIMS website is available for a one month window in February-March.
- Candidates must fill all fields in the form.
- Changes that can be done during registration process include Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Gender, Nationality, Marital Status.
- Editing details such as name, DOB, category, exam centre may not be possible later.
Steps To Register
How to fill AIIMS MBBS 2018 Application Form? – Fill the registration form with Full Name, DOB, Category, Gender, Email, contact number. Pay the amount as application form charges. Fill centre choice, qualification details. Upload scanned images. Print registration slip.
Application fee for AIIMS MBBS entrance exam 2018 is has been changed this year. The following table contains fee amount of this year.
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||Rs. 1200|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||Rs. 1200|
Specifications for uploading images
Candidates must upload documents adhering to given specifications.
|Specifications for||Dimensions||Dpi||File size||Format|
|Photograph||3.5 cm x 4.5 cm||200||50 – 100 Kb||.jpg / .jpeg / .gif / .png|
|Signature||3 cm x 6 cm||200||20 – 100 Kb||.jpg / .jpeg / .gif / .png|
|Thumb impression||4 cm x 3 cm||200||20 – 100 Kb||.jpg / .jpeg / .gif / .png|
AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018
Eligibility criteria of AIIMS MBBS 2018 entrance exam is as described below.
Age limit – Candidate should have attained or will be 17 years old as on 31 December 2018. Those who are born on or after January 2, 2002 will be ineligible.
Educational qualification – Candidate should have passed class 12 exam under a recognized scheme of examination. Candidate should have studied English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology as subject. In English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, aggregate percentage should be at least 60% for general and OBC candidates, and 50% for SC / ST / OPH candidates.
Special note for students who have passed exam of an Indian / foreign university that has to be considered equivalent to class 12 under 10+2 scheme / intermediate science examination: Such candidates must produce a certificate from concerned university / Association of Indian universities to the effect that that examination is equivalent to class 12 / intermediate exam of 10+2 scheme / intermediate.
About AIIMS MBBS
AIIMS MBBS (Bachelors in Medicine and Bachelors in Surgery) is one of the prestigious entrance exams in India. It is conducted by All India Institute of Medical Sciences. It is an autonomous body based in New Delhi, India. The Institute was established in 1956 and operates under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. It offers medical, dental, nursing degrees. MBBS is the first professional degree in medicine and surgery awarded upon graduation from medical school by colleges in India.
About AIIMS New Delhi
All India Institute of Medical Sciences is an autonomous institution of national importance. The first batch of undergraduate medical students got admission in 1956. At that time the number of seats was 50, which gradually increased to 77, and now it is 107.
About Eight Other AIIMS
The eight new AIIMS are located at Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Guntur (new), Jodhpur, Nagpur (new), Patna, Raipur and Rishikesh. AIIMS Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur and Rishikesh were started in 2017, each with an intake capacity of 100 students per institute. AIIMS Guntur, Nagpur were started in 2018, each with an intake capacity of 50 students per institute.
Special Eligibility Criteria for AIIMS MBBS 2018 Entrance Exam
Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) – Candidates who are overseas citizens of India registered under Section 7A of Citizenship Act 1955 can appear in entrance exam. Terms and conditions applicable on Indian nationals are also applicable on them. They need to submit proof of Registration as OCI under Section 7A of Citizenship Act 1955.
Foreign Nationals (FN) only for AIIMS New Delhi – Government of India nominated Foreign candidates must have 50% marks in aggregate in subjects English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology in their intermediate science or equivalent examination to be eligible for MBBS.
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