Common Tests in India

TESTS FOR MEDICINE

AIPMT

All India Pre Medical test (AIPMT), is a national level test conducted by CBSE for admission to 15% seats for MBBS and BDS programs offered by various medical colleges and universities run by Union or State government except the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Only Indian nationals are eligible to apply
  • The candidate must have passed 10+2 system qualifying examination conducted by Central/State board and secured at least an aggregate of 50% for general candidates and 40% for SC/ST/OBC candidates in Physics, Chemistry and Biology
  • Completed core course in English as prescribed by NCERT
  • The candidate must complete 17 years of age on or before December 31st of the year of admission
  • The upper age limit is 25 years as on December 31st of the year of admission
  • The number of attempts shall be limited to 3

Test Pattern:

AIPMT consists of two parts – Preliminary Examination and Final Examination. The Preliminary examination comprises of a single paper of duration 3 hours containing 200 objective type questions testing candidates on their knowledge in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Each question has four options and the candidates have to mark their answers on OMR sheets using a ballpoint pen. Those who qualify the Preliminary Examination are eligible to appear for the Final Examination. The test pattern for the Main Examination is as follows:

Papers

Subjects

Type of Questions

Duration

Paper 1

Physics & Chemistry

Subjective

2 hours

Paper 2

Botany & Zoology

Subjective

2 hours

Application Procedure:

The candidates can apply for AIPMT either offline or online.

Offline Registration:

The candidates can obtain the AIPMT Information Bulletin and Application Form costing 400 INR for general category candidates and 200 INR for SC/ST/OBC candidates by cash payment from any of the designated Canara Bank braches or regional offices of CBSE.

Alternatively, the Information Bulletin and Application Form can be obtained by sending a written request to the Deputy Secretary (AIPMT), CBSE, Shiksha Kendra, 2, Community Center, Preet Vihar, Delhi – 110092 along with a demand draft of 450 INR for General Category / 250 INR for SC/ST/OBC in favor of ‘Secretary, Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi’ and a self addresses envelope of size 12" * 10".

Completed application forms need to be sent to the Delhi office before the deadline by speed post or registered post.

Online Registration:

The candidates can fill the application form available online at www.cbse.nic.in , take a print out of the filled application form after successful submission of data and send it to Deputy Secretary (AIPMT), CBSE, Shiksha Kendra, 2, Community Center, Preet Vihar, Delhi – 110092 along with a demand draft of 450 INR for General Category / 250 INR for SC/ST/OBC in favor of ‘Secretary, Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi’ by speed post or registered post.

Scoring:

In the Preliminary Examination, each question carries 3 marks and one mark is deducted for every wrong answer. If the candidate qualifies the Preliminary examination he/she has to sit for the final examination. The CBSE prepares a list of successful candidates based on the score obtained in the Final Examination and also has a wait list of candidates.

Score reporting:

The AIPMT results are available online at www.cbse.nic.in and are also published in leading national dailies and displayed at all the regional centers of CBSE.


UP-CPMT

Uttar Pradesh Combined Pre-Medical Test (UP-CPMT) is conducted by Lucknow University on behalf of the Government of Uttar Pradesh for admission to 1st year of Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS), Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery (BHMS), Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery (BAMS) and Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery (BUMS) courses offered by government and recognized medical colleges and universities.

Eligibility Criteria:
The candidate has to fulfill the following eligibility criteria in order to appear for the examination:

  1. he/she must be a citizen of India
  2. he/she must hold the domicile of Uttar Pradesh
  3. must meet the age eligibility criteria as mentioned in the bulletin
  4. must have passed the intermediate examination of the state board in Science Group (Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany) with English as one of subjects/ (10+2) or other equivalent examination of some other recognized Board/University in U.P. with 50% average marks in the Science subjects (for General category candidates) and 40% for OBC/SC/ST candidates.
  5. For BAMS Course Madhyama Examination Passed Students of Sampurnanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi are eligible.
  6. For BUMS Course High School or equivalent Examination Passed with Urdu.
  7. For MBBS/BDS Course, the eligibility conditions will be as specified by the Medical Council of lndia
  8. The candidates appearing in the qualifying examination in the year of entrance test are also eligible.

Test pattern:

The examination comprises of two papers of 2 hours duration each. The first paper tests the students on Zoology and Botany and the second paper tests them on Chemistry and Physics.

Application procedure:

The application form and brochure are available at all Head Post Offices of Uttar Pradesh and two districts of Uttarakhand i.e. Nainital and Dehradun and also at additional branches of Post Offices of districts Agra (Sanjay Palace), Aligarh (AMU), Allahabad (Kutcheri & High Court), Bareilly (Cantt), Gorakhpur (University), Jhansi (University), Kanpur (Cantt., University and Nawabganj), Lucknow (GPO, Gomti Nagar, Chowk & Nirala Nagar), Meerut (Cantt.), Varanasi (Cantt ) and New Delhi (GPO and Kalkaji HQ.) and can be purchased on payment of 665 INR (365 INR for SC/ST candidates). The candidates are then required to fill the form as per the given guidelines and submit in the form of OMR sheets to The Chairman, CPMT, Lucknow University – 226007 through Registered/Speed post before the deadline.

Admission Counseling:

The list of successful candidates along with their rank is published in the newspapers and is also available online at www.upcpmt.nic.in . The successful candidates are then required to register themselves for the first phase of counseling known as Off Campus Online Counseling by logging on to www.upcpmt.nic.in/offcampus . Here they are required to create a log in ID and password and are then guided through the stages to key in their choices of the courses and institutions according the ranking received by them. They are also required to choose a counseling centre for the 2nd phase of Counseling known as On Campus Online Counseling.

The second phase of admission counseling is further divided into two parts held on two consecutive days. In the first part, the candidates have to report at the designated counseling centre as per the time schedule. Candidates are required to bring all certificates in original along with  one set of photocopies of each document and four copies of their photograph identical to the one pasted on the application form. They are then required to get their documents verified at the various Document Verification Counters set up by UPCPMT and thereafter proceed to pay the security deposit of 5000 INR by a Demand Draft in favour of Director General, Medical Education and Training, U.P., Lucknow payable at Lucknow. The candidates exercise their final choices of seats on-line by using choice button to indicate the choice of institution and course in order of their preference.

On the second day of Off Campus Online Counseling the list of candidates who are allotted an institution along with course for admission will be displayed on the website and the selected candidates are then required to pay the college/institution fees.

AFMC

Armed Forces Medical College, Pune conducts an All India entrance exam for admission to its four and a half years Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program followed by one year of internship. A total of 13 students i.e. 105 boys and 25 girls are admitted. Ten seats are reserved for SC/ST candidates. Students and their parents/guardians are required to sign a bond at the time of admission that they have compulsory liability to serve as Commissioned Officers in the Armed Forces Medical Services.

Eligibility Criteria:

A candidate seeking admission to the MBBS course is eligible to take the entrance examination if he/she fulfills the following criteria:

    • A candidate should be a citizen of India or be a subject of Nepal or Bhutan or a person of Indian origin migrated from Pakistan or any other foreign country with the intention of permanently settling in India.
    • Must be unmarried. Marrying during the course is not permitted.
    • Should be medically fit as per prescribed standards by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence
    • Must have attained the age of 17yrs on 31st Dec of the year of application, but must not have attained the age of 22 years on that date(Not more than 24 years in case of candidates who have passed or are appearing in final B Sc examinations)
    • Candidates must have passed all the subjects in first attempt of Intermediate/10+2 exam conducted by Central or State Board and must have score 60% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together, not less than 50% in English and 50% in each of the three science subjects
    • Candidates must have passed in an examination of Mathematics of 10th standard

Test pattern:

The AFMC Entrance Examination is conducted at various cities across India on first Sunday of May every year.

Part

Subject

No Of questions

Total Marks

I

Biology

50

50

II

Physics

50

50

III

Chemistry

50

50

IV

  1. Intelligence, Logic & Reasoning
  2. English language & Comprehension

25

25

25

25

For each correct answer 1 mark is awarded and each incorrect response draws a penalty of 0.25 marks. Use of calculator is prohibited.

Application procedure:

Advertisement for recruitment to the MBBS program of AFMC is published in all leading Indian dailies in the month of December every year. The candidates can purchase the prospectus and application form by making a cash payment of 250 INR from General/Head/Central/Main Post Offices mentioned in the advertisement. Prospectus and application forms can also be obtained by post from Officer-in-Charge (Admission Cell), Armed Forces Medical College, Pune - 411040 on payment of Rs. 250/- per copy, only by Bank Draft on an nationalized bank payable at Pune in favour of Commandant, AFMC, Pune, along with full postal address of the candidate on two separate slips of paper (size 9cms x 5 cms.), an application requesting for the prospectus, a self addressed envelope of 11" x 13" size with a postage stamp of Rs. 55/- affixed.

The candidates are then required to complete the application form, attach the necessary documents and mail it to THE OFFICER-IN-CHARGE (ADMISSION CELL), ARMED FORCES MEDICAL COLLEGE, PUNE - 411040 by the specified deadline.

Results:

On the basis of their performance in the written examination the candidates are called for interview and medical examination at AFMC, Pune in the month of June. They are required to produce all their original certificates/marks sheets for verification. Based on the performance in interview and being declared fit by Board of Officers at AFMC Pune in the medical examination, two merit lists, one for boys and another for girls is drawn up in order of merit and letters of admission are sent to the successful candidates.


AIIMS

All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India conducts an all India level examination for entrance to its five and a half years Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) program. The examination is held every year on 1st of June. The total intake is 50 students per year. The seats are further distributed in the following manner - General -34, SC-7, ST-4, and Foreign National 5.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidate must be a citizen of India
  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination of Central/State/other recognized board securing 60% (50% for SC/ST) aggregate in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
  • Candidates must be 17 years or above as on 31st December of the year of admission

Test Pattern:

The examination comprises of a single paper containing a total of 200 questions. The questions are multiple choice and reason-assertion type. Each correct response draws 1 mark and 1/3 mark is deducted for every wrong response.

Subject

Type of Questions

No of Question

Duration

Physics

Objective

60

3 hours 30 minutes

Chemistry

60

Biology

60

General Knowledge

20

Application procedure:

Notification for admission to AIIMS MBBS program is published in all leading newspapers and on the website of AIIMS in the month of December. The candidates can purchase prospectus and application form from the select branches of State Bank of India or All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi- 110029 on payment of 500 INR (400 INR for SC/ST). The students can also order the prospectus and application form by Speed post/Registered post by sending a written request to the Assistant Controller of Examination, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029 with an account payee bank draft for 550 INR (450 INR for SC/ST) in favor of the Director, AIIMS, New Delhi drawn on SBI, Service Branch (code No7687), New Delhi by the stated deadline. The envelope should be superscribed "APPLICATION FORM FOR ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR ADMISSION TO M.B.B.S. COURSE". The candidates are required to complete the application form and mail it to the Assistant Controller of Examination, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029 by the stated deadline.

Results:

The list of selected candidates is published in all leading Indian dailies and is also available at www.aiims.ac.in. The selected candidates are then required to report for admission with the originals of the following documents for verification at the office of the Registrar (Academics), All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi – 110029 by Speed Post / Registered Post before the last date:

  1. Certificate of having passed the Pre-Medical/ 10+2 examination OR its equivalent examination, showing the subjects offered by him/her in the examination.
  2. Certificate from the Board from which he/she   passed the High School/Higher Secondary Examination, showing his/her date of birth.
  3. Certificate/Mark sheet  from  the Board from which  he/she passed  the Pre-Medical/ 10+2 Examination or its equivalent examination showing that he/she has secured 60% or more marks in aggregate in the subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry (Organic & Inorganic) and Biology (Botany & Zoology).  (In case of Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates, he/she has secured 50% or more   marks in  the subject of  English, Physics, Chemistry (Organic & Inorganic) and Biology (Botany & Zoology).
  4. Migration Certificate from the University/Board last attended by him/her.
  5. Certificate from the prescribed authority showing that he/she belongs to a Scheduled Caste/Tribe category (Applicable only if he/she has claimed in his/her application that he/she belongs to a Scheduled Caste/Tribe category).
  6. Passport size Photograph (front pose) 3 copies to be pasted on Application Form, Attendance sheet and Admit Card.
  7. In the case of Orthopedic Physically Handicapped candidate, the disability certificate is required to be produced by a duly constituted and authorized medical board of the State or Central Govt. Hospital/Institution.

Further the selected candidates shall have to undergo medical examination by a Medical Board set up by the Institute, consisting of Faculty members of the Institute. If a candidate is found to be medically unfit, his/her admission shall stand cancelled.

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