AIIMS 2018 Overview

Exam Type:
National Level
Format:
Online/CBT
Language:
English,Hindi

AIIMS 2018 is a national level MBBS Entrance Exam conducted by All India Institute of Medical Sciences for admission to MBBS courses. All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi conducts the exam to help deserving candidates get admission in MBBS program offered by AIIMS New Delhi, Bhopal, Jodhpur, Bhubaneswar, Patna, Rishikesh and Raipur. AIIMS 2018 exam will be held to fill 700 MBBS seats in different AIIMS institutions in various cities. AIIMS 2018 will be a computer based test (CBT) for which candidates need to fill the online application form in February.

AIIMS was established as an institution of national importance by an Act of Parliament. As provided in the Act, AIIMS conducts teaching programs in medical and para-medical courses both at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and awards its own degrees. It conducts various entrance examinations to help candidates get admission in its 7 institutions offering Medical ((MBBS /MD /MS /Nursing /Paramedical /Health Science) education.

AIIMS 2018 Exam Date

AIIMS 2018 exam date calendar with official dates of events like online registration, fee payment, admit card, examination date, result, and counselling have been given below. Keeping a track of all the important dates for the candidates interested in taking AIIMS 2018 exam is essential.

AIIMS 2018 Exam Date – Tentative Schedule

Events

Dates

Commencement of Online Registration

3rd week of February 2018

Last date for online registration

3rd week of March 2018

Status of Registration including rejection /deficiencies in application

Last week of March 2018

Last date for complying with deficiencies in application as indicated

2nd week of April 2018

Issue of Admit card

1st week of May 2018

Date of Examination

Last week of May 2018

Announcement of Result

2nd week of June 2018

1st round counselling

1st – 2nd week of July 2018

2nd round counselling

1st week of August 2018

3rd round counselling

1st week of September 2018

Open counselling

Last week of September 2018

 

AIIMS 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who successfully fulfill the eligibility criteria can only apply for AIIMS 2018 exam. So make sure you first check AIIMS 2018 eligibility criteria and then proceed with the application process.

· Applicant should be a citizen of India.

· Candidates should have completed 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as main subjects from a recognized board.

· Students appearing in class 12th with PCBE are also eligible for the Competitive Entrance Examination.

· Aspirants must have secured a minimum aggregate percentage of 60% (for General and OBC candidates) or 50% (for SC/ST/OPH Candidates) in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects.

· Applicants should have attained the age of 17 years as on 31st December of the year of admission. (Candidates born on or after 2nd January, 2001 are not eligible for the entrance exam)

AIIMS 2018 Application Details

Candidates applying for AIIMS entrance exam are required to fill up online registration form available on the official website of AIIMS MBBS along with the prospectus. There is no option of offline application form filling. However, candidates can pay application fees both in online as well as offline mode.

Though candidates get correction period to make changes or corrections in their applications, it is better to fill AIIMS 2018 application form carefully in the first place. Candidates are advised to read the form filling guidelines carefully and keep ready all the essential documents including scanned images of photograph, thumb impression, and signature. Once you submit the final application form, take a printout of the same for future references.

Candidates interested in applying for the exam need to have a valid email id for further communications like admit card, results, counselling etc.

AIIMS 2018 Seat Reservation

AIIMS 2018 exam will be conducted to fill 672 vacant seats in 7 participating AIIMS colleges across India. AIIMS Delhi will be only 72 seats from the total of 672 seats while remaining seats will be allocated to other AIIMS institutes. Distribution of seats for reservation will be followed by 7.5% ST, 15% SC and 27% OBC. Orthopedic Physically Handicapped will be given a 3% reservation on horizontal basis.

Table for AIIMS 2018 reservation:

AIIMS Institute Branch

UR

OBC

SC

ST

OPH

Total

New Delhi

37

19

11

05

3% Horizontal

72*

Bhopal

50

27

15

08

100

Patna

50

27

15

08

100

Jodhpur

50

27

15

08

100

Rishikesh

50

27

15

08

100

Raipur

50

27

15

08

100

Bhubaneswar

50

27

15

08

100

Total

337

181

101

53

672

 

Application fees detail

AIIMS 2018 application form filling process will complete only after payment of the fee. Candidates can pay AIIMS 2018 application fee both in online and offline mode. To pay the fee in cash, candidates need to take the challan payable at any branch of SBI bank.

AIIMS 2018 Application Fee Details:

· Fee payment can be made both in online and offline mode

· To pay fee online, candidates can use debit/credit card or net banking facility

· Fee in cash can be paid at any SBI branch through challan provided on the official website of AIIMS

Category

Fees

Transaction Charges

Total

General

Rs.1000/-

As Applicable

Rs.1000.00 + Transaction Fees (as applicable)

Other Backward Classes [OBC: Both Creamy and Non-creamy Layers]

Rs.1000/-

As Applicable

Rs.1000.00 + Transaction Fees (as applicable)

Scheduled Caste (SC)

Rs.800/-

As Applicable

Rs.800.00 + Transaction Fees (as applicable)

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

Rs.800/-

As Applicable

Rs.800.00 + Transaction Fees (as applicable)

OPH

EXEMPTED

Not Applicable

NIL

 

Exam Pattern

AIIMS Exam Pattern

Having proper knowledge of AIIMS 2018 exam pattern is essential for not just proper preparation but also to score good marks. AIIMS MBBS is a computer based test (CBT) where candidates have to solve 200 multiple choice and reason-Assertion type questions.

AIIMS 2018 Exam Pattern

· AIIMs 2018 will have 200 MCQ type questions

· There will be 140 MCQ type questions and 60 reason assertion questions

· Each question carries one mark and a penalty of 1/3 marks for the wrong answer

· Candidates will get three and a half hours to solve all the questions

· There will be two AIIMS 2018 exam shifts: First shift (9.00 am to 12.30 pm) and Second shift (3.00 pm to 6.30 pm)

· Question papers will be available in English and Hindi language

· Candidates are allowed to carry only three items in the examination hall:

1.       Admit card

2.       A valid Photo ID proof in Original (Passport, Aadhar Card, PAN card, Voter ID card, Examination Admit Card. Result Sheet etc.)

3.       One recent Passport size photograph

S. No.

Subject

No. of Question

1

Chemistry

60

2

Physics

60

3

Biology (Botany & Zoology)

60

4

General Knowledge/Aptitude

20

 

Total

200

 

AIIMS 2018 Counselling/Interview

Based on the merit list prepared after AIIMS 2018 result, candidates will be called for counselling session. Candidates should reach the counselling location with all the required documents. Final selection of the candidates for MBBS course depends on AIIMS 2018 counselling process.

AIIMS 2018 Exam Syllabus

AIIMS 2018 syllabus will be based on Class 12 syllabus under the 10+2 scheme/intermediate science. AIIMS 2018 syllabus will cover topics for subjects like Chemistry, Physics, General Knowledge, Aptitude, and Biology. To score good marks in the exam, the candidates should focus on the topics from the syllabus given on AIIMS website. Candidates should also keep an eye on the current affairs to attempt questions from general knowledge section.

AIIMS 2018 Exam Centres

Ahmedabad

Bangalore

Bhopal

Bhubaneshwar

Chandigarh

Chennai

Dehradun

Delhi

Guwahati

Hyderabad

Jammu

Jodhpur

Kochi

Kolkata

Lucknow

Mumbai

Patna

Raipur

 

AIIMS 2018 Contact Details

Assistant Controller (Exams),
Examination Section
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi -110 608

Tel: 26589900, 26588500 Extn. 4499, 6421, 6422
Fax: 011 2658 8789