Jan. 4, 2018
All India Institute of Medical Science MBBS


AIIMS MBBS 2018:All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi conducts AIIMS MBBS online entrance examination for admission to undergraduate medical courses. AIIMS MBBS 2018 will be held on May 27 and its result will be declared on June 12. The online registration of AIIMS MBBS is expected to commence from January 2018. To be eligible for AIIMS MBBS 2018, aspirants must have cleared class 12 with prescribed minimum aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB). The online entrance exam will be conducted in two shifts in around 171 cities of the country. AIIMS MBBS exam includes 200 objective type questions and aspirants have to secure the minimum percentile prescribed for each category to qualify the test. Normalisation procedure will be adopted to prepare AIIMS MBBS merit list on the basis of which qualified candidates would be called for AIIMS MBBS counselling 2018. Through AIIMS MBBS 2018, 707 seats will be filled for admission to MBBS courses offered at 7 AIIMS institutes. Last year, around 2 lakh candidates appeared for entrance test. For more information on AIIMS MBBS 2018 notification, registration, dates, criteria, read the article below.

AIIMS MBBS 2018: Exam Overview

AIIMS MBBS elements Details
Exam name All India Institute of Medical Science Undergraduate Entrance Examination
Exam category Undergraduate
Exam level National
Commonly known as AIIMS MBBS
Programmes offered MBBS
Duration 3 hours 30 minutes
Exam type Objective
Mode of exam Computer based test (CBT)

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Important Dates

While the AIIMS MBBS 2018 important dates have been announced, the date on which online registration will begin has not been released yet though it is likely to begin from January. Aspirants can check AIIMS MBBS important dates 2018 from the table below.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Exam Dates

S. No. AIIMS MBBS events Dates
1. Application form available from January 2018
2. Last date to fill application form February 2018
3. Issuance of admit card May 2018
4. AIIMS MBBS May 27, 2018 (Sunday)
5. Announcement of result June 12, 2018 (Tuesday)
6. Counselling round 1 July 3 to 6, 2018 (Tuesday-Friday)
7. Counselling round 2 3rd week of July 2018
8. Counselling round 3 September 4, 2018 (Tuesday)
9. Open counselling September 27, 2018 (Thursday)

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Eligibility Criteria

As mentioned above, aspirants must have qualified class 12th with minimum qualifying marks in respective subjects. Check the important AIIMS MBBS 2018 eligibility criteria mentioned below.

  • Age: Aspirants should have attained the age of 17 years as on December 31, 2018.
  • Academic qualification: Applicants should have passed class 12 from senior school certificate examination (CBSE) or an equivalent examination from a recognised board/university of any state with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the main subject.
  • Minimum marks: Candidates must have passed class 12 with minimum aggregate marks in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology. General and OBC aspirants should have obtained 60% whereas, SC/ST/OPH students have to secure 50% to appear in AIIMS MBBS 2018.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Application Form

The application form of AIIMS MBBS 2018 is expected to be available in January. AIIMS MBBS application procedure includes six stages registration, payment of application fee, choosing of exam city, qualification and address details, uploading of images and printout of application form. Check the procedure of AIIMS MBBS 2018 application form below.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 online registration steps

Steps AIIMS MBBS application process
Step 1 Registration
Step 2 Payment of application fee
Step 3 Choosing exam city
Step 4 Filling of application form
Step 5 Uploading of documents
Step 6 Printout of filled in application form

General and OBC candidates have to pay Rs. 1000 as registration fee, whereas, candidates belonging to SC and ST candidates have to pay Rs. 800 online. PWD candidates are exempted from payment of application fees.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Exam Centres

AIIMS MBBS exam centres are the venue for examination in around 171 cities where online test will be held. While filling the application form, candidates have to choose a city where they would like to take AIIMS MBBS 2018. The allocation of AIIMS MBBS exam centres 2018 will be done on first come first serve basis. AIIMS MBBS exam centres will be allotted on the basis of availability of seats in selected city.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Admit Card

The admit card of AIIMS MBBS 2018 will be available to download from May 2018. Only those applicants whose application form will be accepted can download AIIMS MBBS admit card. To download the admit card, aspirants need to enter their application ID and password. Students must verify the details such as name, roll number, address, photograph, signature, exam centre details etc. mentioned in the admit card. AIIMS MBBS 2018 admit card must be carried to exam centre for verification.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Exam Pattern

AIIMS MBBS an online examination contains 200 objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Knowledge/Aptitude. The maximum time allotted to complete the test is three hours thirty minutes. Each question contains one mark and one-third mark will be deducted for every incorrect response. Candidates can check AIIMS MBBS exam pattern from the table below.

AIIMS MBBS Paper Pattern 2018

S. No. Particulars AIIMS MBBS Exam Pattern 2018
1. Duration of test 3 hours 30 minutes
2. Shifts Two shifts:9:00 am to 12:30 pm3:00 pm to 6:30 pm
3. Number of questions 200 multiple choice questions
4. Language English and Hindi
5. Total marks 200
6. Marking scheme One mark for correct answer
7. Negative marking One-third mark to be deducted for wrong answer
8. Syllabus Questions based on class 11th & 12th concept

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Syllabus

The syllabus of AIIMS MBBS 2018 consists of questions based on class 11 and 12. The exam will include the questions from Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The exam will also contain 20 questions from General Knowledge and Aptitude, therefore, candidates are advised to read the newspapers on daily basis.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Sample Papers

AIIMS, New Delhi does not publish any official sample paper of AIIMS MBBS. However, aspirants can practice from the sample papers prepared by various coaching institutes. AIIMS MBBS 2018 sample papers include the topics which will be covered in entrance exam. Candidates can also get an idea of exam pattern and marking scheme by solving AIIMS MBBS sample papers.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Answer Key

AIIMS MBBS 2018 is to be held in online mode, therefore, no official answer key will be published by AIIMS, New Delhi. Applicants can use AIIMS MBBS answer key prepared by various coaching institutes. The answer key includes the solutions to the questions asked in entrance test. Aspirants can match their answers with the given solutions in the answer key. Using AIIMS MBBS 2018 answer key, candidates can calculate their expected score secured in entrance examination.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Result

The result of AIIMS MBBS 2018 will be declared on June 12. AIIMS MBBS result will be released in form of PDFs rank-wise list and roll number list. It will display candidates roll number, overall rank, category, subject-wise and total percentile. AIIMS MBBS 2018 result will be announced only for those candidates who will secure the minimum qualifying percentile in entrance exam.

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Cutoff

AIIMS MBBS cutoff 2018 is the minimum scores which must be secured by candidates to qualify the entrance test. As per the previous year information brochure, general category candidates have to secure 50% in AIIMS MBBS 2018, while, candidates belonging to SC and ST categories must obtain 40%. As the exam will be conducted in two shifts, the cutoff will be determined on the basis of percentiles. The normalisation procedure will be followed to calculate the AIIMS MBBS result. The previous year cutoff percentile which was declared along with the result is mentioned below in the table.


S. No. Category Cutoff Cutoff Percentile
1. General 50% 99.0014978
2. OBC 45% 97.4205359
3. SC/ST 40% 94.1220114

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Merit List

AIIMS, New Delhi will publish the merit list of AIIMS MBBS 2018 along with the result on June 12. It will be prepared by the examination authority as per the candidates scores in the entrance exam. AIIMS MBBS merit list will include All India Rank, roll number, category, subject-wise percentile and overall percentile. As per the rank in AIIMS MBBS 2018, eligible candidates will be called for counselling process.

AIIMS MBBS Registration Trends

The candidates who have registered for AIIMS MBBS in the previous years are mentioned below in the table. In 2017, around 2 lakh candidates appeared for entrance exam.

AIIMS MBBS Registrations

S. No. Year Number of Applicants registered
1. 2017 2,84,737
2. 2016 1,89,357
3. 2015 70,000 (approx.)

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Reservation of Seats

As per the reservation policy, 15% seats for SC category, 7.5% seats for ST, 27% seats for OBC and 3% seats for OPH categories are reserved for Indian nationals. Check category-wise AIIMS MBBS reservation of seats in AIIMS institutes.

AIIMS MBBS Seats Reservation

S. No. AIIMS Institutes General SC ST OBC OPH Foreign Total
1 New Delhi 50 15 8 27 03% 7 107
2 Bhopal 50 15 8 27 03%   100
3 Patna 50 15 8 27 03%   100
4 Jodhpur 50 15 8 27 03%   100
5 Rishikesh 50 15 8 27 03%   100
6 Raipur 50 15 8 27 03%   100
7 Bhubaneswar 50 15 8 27 03%   100

AIIMS MBBS 2018 Counselling

AIIMS, New Delhi will start offline AIIMS MBBS counselling 2018 from July 3. Candidates who qualify entrance test will be called for AIIMS MBBS counselling. The round 1 of counselling will begin from July 3 to 6, 2018. Candidates who will be listed in rank-wise and roll-number wise result have to download AIIMS MBBS 2018 counselling call letter. Eligible applicants have to report at prescribed counselling venue as per the specified schedule. Candidates will be allotted seats as per their merit rank, preferences of colleges as well as courses and availability of seats. If the seats are left vacant after round 1, the second round of counselling will be held in July 2018. AIIMS MBBS counselling is the basis for admission to 707 MBBS seats offered by AIIMS, New Delhi and other six AIIMS institutes.