The dreams of Jawaharlal Nehru and Amrit Kaur and the recommendations of the Bhore Committee converged to create a proposal which found favor with a generous grant from New Zealand under the Colombo Plan made it possible to lay the foundation stone of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in 1952. The AIIMS was finally created in 1956, as an autonomous institution through an Act of Parliament, to serve as a nucleus for nurturing excellence in all aspect of health care. AIIMS is one of the most prestigious institutions in India. The institute aims at providing high standard of medical education and is an institution of national importance. AIIMS Exam is held for the admission of students to the MBBS course offered by the institution. The students have to secure very high marks in the Entrance Test in order to get admission in this institute.
Number of Seats
Total no. of seats is 377 in MBBS (General -37, SC-11, ST-5, OBC-19, Foreign National-5 and six new AIIMS each having with 50 seats i.e., 50 x 6 = 300 seats).
Note: For Indian Nationals, 3% reservation for orthopaedic physically handicapped shall be provided on horizontal basis, in the seats available.
Qualification and Eligibility Criteria
The Competitive Entrance Examination will be of 3½ hours duration and will have one paper consisting of 200 objective type (multiple choice and reason-assertion type) questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Knowledge. The distribution of questions is as follows:
|No. of Questions|
|Biology (Botany and Zoology)||60|
Incorrect responses will be given negative marks. Each correct response will get a score of (1) one mark and each incorrect response will get a score of -1/3 (minus-one-third). No credit will be given for the questions not answered. More than one response will be treated as wrong answer and negatively marked.
How to obtain Prospectus-cum-Application Form
A candidate can submit application online through website: www.aiimsexams.org. The candidate can pay fee through challan in any branch of SBI. The candidates are required to bring AIIMS copy of challan form at the time of Entrance Exam along with admit card and handover the same to the Invigilator failing which they will not be allowed to enter.
Entrance Exam will be in Ahmedabad, Bangaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jammu, Jodhpur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna and Raipur.
Important information regarding admission to the MBBS course of six new AIIMS
Applications are invited in the prescribed form for admission to MBBS Course commencing on Month of August. Entrance Examination will be held on Month of June. Application forms, complete in all respects, must reach AIIMS, New Delhi latest by Mid of March.
For enquiries relating to Entrance Examination please contact:
Assistant Controller (Exams)
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi -110029
Tel: 26589900, 26588500 Extn. 4971, 6421, 4499, 6422
Fax: 011 2658 8789
Website: www.aiims.edu www.aiims.ac.in
For enquiries relating to Counseling and Admission to Six new AIIMS, please contact from 1st July, 2012 onwards:
PMSSY Section, Room No.22 ‘A’ Wing,
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare,
Nirman Bhawan, Maulana Azad Road,
New Delhi-110 011
Tel Fax: No- 011-2306187,