For the admission, AIIMS PG 2018 Eligibility Criteria are strictly followed to select the student on the basis of their educational qualifications. The eligibility criteria are made to check whether the candidate is suitable for the course or not. It is the basic criteria which must be fulfilled by a candidate to appear in the entrance examination. The Application form will be examined on the basis of the correctness of the information filled in the form and the documents attached to it. Now let us take a look at what are the eligibility criterion that is taken into consideration for AIIMS PG 2018 January Session.

AIIMS PG 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility norms that are mentioned below are applicable for both MD/ MS/ MCh(6yrs)/ DM(6yrs) and MD (Hospital Administration) course. Candidates must read the eligibility criteria before filling up the application form for AIIMS PG 2018 January session.

Educational Qualifications

A candidate must have an MBBS degree for  MD and MS course and should have BDS Degree for MDS courses. The Degree in both the professional courses must be obtained from a University recognized by the Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India.


The candidates applying for the PG Course in AIIMS for the January 2018 session must have completed 12 months of compulsory rotating Internship/Practical training on or before 30th January 2018

Minimum Marks in the Qualifying Examination

The candidates must have secured minimum aggregate or marks in the qualifying examination of MBBS/ BDS as decided by the Institute. The minimum marks have been decided according to the category of the candidate as given below in the table:

Category Minimum marks (%)  in Qualifying examination (MBBS/BDS)
Scheduled Caste (SC)/ Scheduled Tribe (ST) category candidates 50%
General/ Other Backward Classes (OBC) and other candidates 55%
OPH candidates 55% or 50% (category to which

the candidate belongs shall apply)

All the registered candidates who shall be found eligible in accordance with the above-mentioned eligibility criteria or whose  application form will be accepted, have to attach a “No Objection” from the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India for Foreign Nationals to apply and appear in the AIIMS PG Entrance Examination January 2018 Session. This must be submitted along with the application form till the last date i.e., 16th October 2017.

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) is one of the reputed institutes of Medical Sciences in India. Every year the Institute provide the admissions to the eligible students in undergraduate, Postgraduate and Ph.D. programs medical program. The institute offers MD/ MS/ MCh(6yrs)/ DM(6yrs) and MD (Hospital Administration) as PG courses. The selection of the candidates in the mentioned courses is done through an entrance examination which is conducted in Online mode (Computer based Test). To appear in the test, candidates must fulfill all the eligibility criteria as set by the Institute. Here in this article, we are going to tell you about all the eligibility criterion for the admission in the AIIMS PG 2018.

The institute has released the dates for the AIIMS PG admission for the year 2018. The online application process has been started on the official website of AIIMS at The candidates interested in applying for AIIMS PG 2018 must fill the application form before the last date of submission i.e., 3rd November 2018.

The AIIMS PG January session 2018 entrance examination is scheduled to be held on 12th November 2017. The application forms which will be accepted by the institute will be allowed to appear in the examination. The candidates will be able to check the status (Accepted/ Rejected) of their application form on 12th October 2017.


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