What is AIIMS ?

AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences) is an autonomous public medical college for higher education. All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) conducts entrance examination for admission into MBBS course. AIIMS Institutes are AIIMS New Delhi, AIIMS Raipur, AIIMS Bhopal, AIIMS Jodhpur, AIIMS Bhubaneswar, AIIMS Rishikesh and AIIMS Patna(Till-2016).

Eligibility Criteria

  • Should have attained or will attain the age of 17 (seventeen) years as on the 31st of December of the year of admission (2017)
  • Candidates born on or after 2nd January, 2001 are NOT eligible to apply.
Essential Acadamic Qualification
  • Should have passed the 12th Class under the 10+2 Scheme/Senior School Certificate Examination (CBSE) or Intermediate Science (I.Sc.) or an equivalent Examination of a recognized University/ Board of any Indian State with ENGLISH, PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY and BIOLOGY as subject.
  • Candidates who have appeared or are appearing at the qualifying Examination with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as main subject and expect to pass the Examination with required percentage of marks are also eligible to apply and appear in the Competitive Entrance Examination.
  • If the Institute has to consider an Examination of an Indian University or of a foreign/university to be equivalent to the 12th class under 10+2 scheme/Intermediate Science Examination, the candidates shall have to produce a certificate from the concerned Indian University/Association of the Indian Universities to the effect that the examination passed by him/her is considered by them to be equivalent to the 12th class under 10+2 scheme/Intermediate .
Minimum Marks
  • The minimum aggregate of the marks in ENGLISH, PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY and BIOLOGY obtained in the qualifying examination required for appearing in this examination are :
  • General and OBC Candidates: 60%        SC/ST/OPH Candidates: 50%
OVERSEAS CITIZEN OF INDIA (OCI) (Common to AIIMS New Delhi & Six other AIIMS): Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) are also eligible to appear in this test and all terms and conditions applicable for Indian Nationals will be applicable to them.
FOREIGN NATIONALS (Applicable to AIIMS, New Delhi only): Foreign candidates nominated by the Government of India are required to have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in the subjects of ENGLISH, PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY and BIOLOGY in their Intermediate Science or an equivalent examination to be eligible for admission to the M.B.B.S. Course. Foreign candidates nominated by the Government are NOT required to appear at the Competitive Entrance Examination.

Seats Distribution

Sl.NoLocations of AIIMSUROBCSCSTOPHForeignTotal
1New Delhi3719112053% Horizontal072

Application Procedure

Candidates can apply ONLY ONLINE. Online application will be available at http://aiimsexams.org

Medium and Mode Of Exam

Exam Pattern

SubjectNumber of Questions
Biology(Botany & Zoology)60
General knowledge/Aptitude20

Official Website

The official website of the Board for AIIMS is http://aiimsexams.org/