March 15, 2018
All India Institute of Medical Science PG

AIIMS PG 2018AIIMS PG 2018 – All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi will conduct AIIMS PG for July session on May 6, 2018, for admission to MD/MS courses. AIIMS, New Delhi conducts AIIMS PG twice a year in January and July session. The application form of AIIMS PG 2018 for July session has been made available from March 9. The last date for AIIMS PG 2018 online registrations is March 28, 2018. AIIMS PG admit card 2018 can be downloaded from first week of April 2018. AIIMS PG entrance examination will be conducted in computer-based mode. The entrance test for MD/MS courses will contain 200 multiple choice questions which must be completed within 3 hours. While for MDS courses, the test will consists of 90 MCQs for which only 1 hour 30 minutes will be allotted. Candidates who have secure the minimum AIIMS PG cutoff percentile have qualified the entrance test. The qualifying percentile for all categories is 50. On the basis of cutoff, the authority has calculated the percentile scores to determine AIIMS PG result 2018. The result has been released in the form of merit list in PDF format on May 12, 2018. Only aspirants who are included in AIIMS PG merit list 2018 will be called for counselling process, which will begin from June 5, 2018. Go through AIIMS PG 2018 for more information on result, cutoff, counselling etc.
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AIIMS PG 2018 Exam Overview

Candidates can check the important points of AIIMS PG 2018 below.

  • Name of Examination: All India Institute of Medical Sciences Post Graduate Entrance Examination
  • Conducted by: All India Institute of Medical Science, New Delhi (AIIMS)
  • Exam Level: Post Graduate
  • Courses offered: Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Master of Surgery (MS)

AIIMS PG 2018 Important Dates 

Candidates can check the important dates of AIIMS PG 2018 from the table below. With the help of AIIMS PG important dates, candidates can keep a track on crucial events for admission.

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Important Dates for AIIMS PG July session

S. No. AIIMS PG 2018 July session events Important Dates
1. Availability of application form March 9, 2018
2. Last date of online registrations March 28, 2018
3. Admit Card will be available on April 2018
4. AIIMS PG 2018 May 6, 2018; Sunday
5. Declaration of result May 12, 2018; Saturday
6. Round 1 of counselling June 5, 2018; Tuesday
7. Counselling Round 2 June 12, 2018; Tuesday
8. Open Selection August 24, 2018; Friday

Important Dates for AIIMS PG January session

S. No. AIIMS PG 2018 January session events Important Dates
1. Availability of AIIMS PG application form September 12, 2017
2. Last date to apply for AIIMS PG October 3, 2017
3. Admit Card will be available on October 27, 2017
4. AIIMS PG 2018 November 12, 2017; Sunday (2.00PM - 5.00 PM)
5. Declaration of result November 18, 2017; Saturday -  Announced
6. Round 1 of counselling December 07, 2017; Thursday
7. Counselling round 2 December 18, 2017; Monday
8. Open Selection February 23, 2018; Friday

AIIMS PG 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are willing to appear for AIIMS PG 2018 must satisfy certain eligibility conditions set by the authority. Check some important AIIMS PG eligibility criteria which must be fulfilled by the candidates.

  • A candidate must possess MBBS degree for admission to MD/MS courses from a University recognised by Medical Council of India or state medical council
  • July Session If candidates are applying for July session, they must have completed 12 months of mandatory rotatory internship on or before July 30, 2018
  • The general and OBC candidates must secure minimum of 55% aggregate marks in MBBS, whereas, SC/ST candidates have to secure 50% marks aggregate in MBBS

AIIMS PG 2018 Application Form

Aspirants can fill AIIMS PG application form online only. It is important to fill and submit AIIMS PG application form within the last date to be eligible to appear for the test. The AIIMS PG 2018 application process includes - registration, qualification details, payment, choosing a city, uploading images and taking a print out of the completed AIIMS PG application form. The application fees can be paid only through online mode i.e. credit card, debit card and net banking. The AIIMS PG 2018 application fee for the General and Other Backward Class (OBC) candidate is Rs. 1000 while the applicants applying under Scheduled Caste (SC) or Scheduled Tribe (ST) are required to pay Rs. 800. To know more about AIIMS PG application process 2018, click here.

AIIMS PG 2018 Exam Centres

The exam centres of AIIMS PG 2018 is the list of cities where online entrance examination will be conducted. While filling the application form, candidates have to choose an AIIMS PG 2018 exam centres where they would like to take the exam. The allocation of AIIMS PG exam centres will be done on first come first serve basis. The previous year, the exam was conducted in 24 cities. Applicants can check the list of 10 AIIMS PG exam centres 2018 in the table below.

S. No. Name of city Code
1. Agartala 01
2. Ahemdabad/Gandhinagar 02
3. Bengaluru 03
4. Bhopal 04
5. Bhubaneswar 05
6. Chennai 06
7. Dehradun 07
8. Delhi/NCR 08
9. Ernakulam/Cochin 09
10. Guwahati 10

AIIMS PG 2018 Admit Card

The admit card of AIIMS PG 2018 has been available from October 27, 2017, in online mode. Only the candidates whose application form was accepted can download the AIIMS PG 2018 admit card. To download AIIMS PG admit card, candidates have to enter application number and date of birth. The admit card display name of the candidate, roll number, exam centre, time and instructions to be followed.

AIIMS PG 2018 Exam Pattern

The AIIMS PG 2018 was held in online mode based on the syllabus prescribed by conducting authority. The AIIMS PG online test contains 200 multiple choice questions (MCQs) covering the topics from MBBS level. The question were asked from subjects prescribed for Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and clinical phases. Candidates can check the AIIMS PG 2018 exam pattern highlights mentioned below.

AIIMS PG 2018 Exam Pattern for MD/MS

S. No. Particulars AIIMS PG Exam Pattern
1. Duration 03 hours
2. Number of questions 200 objective type questions
3. Marking scheme 1 mark given for correct answer
4. Negative marking 1/3rd marks to be deducted for negative answers
5. Syllabus Exam will be based on topics from MBBS programmes

AIIMS PG 2018 Exam Pattern for MDS

S. No. Particulars AIIMS MBBS Exam Pattern
1. Duration 1 hour 30 minutes
2. Number of questions 90 multiple choice questions
3. Marking scheme 1 mark for correct answer
4. Negative marking Deducation of 1/3rd mark for each negative answer
5. Syllabus The exam will cover the topics from BDS programmes

AIIMS PG 2018 Syllabus

The syllabus of AIIMS PG 2018 covers all the subject areas studied in MBBS and BDS programme. AIIMS PG online entrance examination includes 200 objective type questions from Pre-Clinical, Para-Clinical and Clinical subjects as prescribed by AIIMS, New Delhi.

AIIMS PG 2018 Sample Papers

AIIMS PG is conducted in online mode, therefore, the authority has not published sample papers of AIIMS PG sample papers. Aspirants who appeared for AIIMS PG for January and July session usually prefer AIIMS PG sample papers for better preparation. With the help of AIIMS PG 2018 sample papers applicants can check their accuracy level. Along with it, candidates can get aware of paper pattern as well. Check more information on AIIMS PG sample papers 2018 from the link provided above. 

AIIMS PG 2018 Answer Key

The answer key of AIIMS PG 2018 were not released, as the entrance test was held in online mode. However, AIIMS PG answer key might be prepared by various coaching institutes on the memory of candidates. AIIMS PG answer key includes all answers to the questions asked in the entrance examination. Using AIIMS PG answer key, aspirants can calculate their approximate scores to be secured in the entrance examination. For more information, candidates can click on the sub-head.

AIIMS PG 2018 Result

The result of AIIMS PG 2018 has been announced on November 18, 2017. AIIMS PG result has been made available in PDF format in form of merit list. Two separate AIIMS PG 2018 result is prepared - rank and roll number wise list for the candidates who have qualified in the entrance test. The result has been declared only for candidates who secured the minimum qualifying marks. As per the qualifying criteria, candidates from all categories have to secure minimum of 50th percentile in the entrance exam.AIIMS PG result for July session will be declared on May 12, 2018.

AIIMS PG 2018 Merit List

The merit list of AIIMS PG 2018 has been published for the candidates who secured the minimum qualifying marks in online entrance exam. As per the percentile scores, AIIMS PG 2018 merit list has been prepared. AIIMS PG 2018 merit list for each category is 8 times the number of seats available. On the basis of rank in merit list, candidates will be called for counselling process.

AIIMS PG 2018 Cutoff

The cutoff of AIIMS PG 2018 is the minimum qualifying marks prescribed by the authority, which must be secured by the candidates to qualify the exam. As per the brochure, candidates have to score minimum of 50 percentile to qualify in AIIMS PG 2018. As per the cutoff marks, AIIMS, New Delhi, will prepare a merit list. On the basis of cutoff, the percentile scores were calculated to prepare merit list.

AIIMS PG 2018 Reservation of seats

A total of 49.5% of Post-Graduate seats are reserved for the candidates belonging to scheduled caste, scheduled tribe and other backward classes (non-creamy layer) excluding sponsored/foreign national candidates. 03% reservations for orthopedic physically handicapped is available, for Indian Nationals.

S. No. Category Reservation (in %)
1. Candidates who have passed MBBS from AIIMS 25.25%
2. General + Sponsored/Foreign National candidates 25.25%
3. SC candidates 15%
4. ST candidates 7.5%
5. OBC candidates 27%
Total 100%

AIIMS PG 2018 Counselling

The counselling of AIIMS PG 2018 will be conducted in three rounds including an open selection. The round 1 of AIIMS PG counselling will be held on December 07, 2017, onwards. In each category, the number of candidates called for counselling will be 8 times the number of seats. On the basis of merit rank, preferences of colleges & courses and availability of seats, the counselling will be done. In case of any absentee, the next candidate in merit list will be considered for admission. If the seats will be left vacant after round 1, the authority will prepare round 2 of AIIMS PG counselling on December 18, 2017.

AIIMS PG 2018 Seat Allotment

The seat allotment of AIIMS PG 2018 will be conducted offline by AIIMS, New Delhi. First round of AIIMS PG 2018 seat allotment January session will be held on December 7. As per the All India Rank, preferences of colleges & courses and availability of seats, aspirants are granted admission in postgraduate medical courses. In order to take care of absentees, the number of candidates called for seat allotment will be 8 times the number of seats available.

AIIMS PG 2018 Contract

  • Each junior resident will be on contract service period of three years
  • Original certificates of any candidate who confirms the seat will be retained for the academic session. The certificates will not be returned to the candidates before the completion of courses unless he/she deposits a sum of Rs. 3,00,000 (three lakhs only) once the seat has been confirmed
  • If any candidate joins the MD/MS/MDS & M.Ch./DM (direct 6 years) courses, decide to leave the course within 6 months of joining, he/she will be liable to pay Rs. 3,00,000 (three lakhs only) and a candidate who joins the PG courses and leaves after 6 months of joining are liable to pay a sum of Rs. 5,00,000 (five lakhs only) as compensation for losses incurred by the AIIMS due to such departure. The salary for the month in which his/her resignation form the PG seat becomes effective will also be forfeited

AIIMS PG 2018 Participating Institutes

AIIMS, New Delhi conducts AIIMS PG for admission to various MD/MS courses offered by 5 AIIMS institutes. Check the list of institutes and seats intake per year in the table below.

S. No. Name of institute Seats intake
1. AIIMS, New Delhi 112
2. AIIMS. Bhopal 33
3. AIIMS, Bhubaneswar 17
4. AIIMS, Jodhpur 32
5. AIIMS, Rishikesh 169
6. AIIMS, Raipur 23
  Total 386

Contact Address: Assistance Controller (Exams) Examination Section,
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS),
Ansari Nagar, New Delhi- 1100 608. 

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