An Act of Parliament in 1956 established the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) as an autonomous institution of national importance and defined its objectives and functions. By virtue of this Act, the Institute awards its own medical degrees and other academic distinctions. The degrees awarded by the Institute under the All India Institute of Medical Sciences Act are recognized medical qualifications for the purpose of the Indian Medical Council Act and notwithstanding anything contained therein, are deemed to be included in the first schedule of that Act, entitling the holders to the same privileges as those attached to the equivalent awards from the recognized Universities of India.
AIIMS New Delhi, the fore-runner parent excellence institution, was established in 1956.
AIIMS conducts a single computer-based (online) entrance exam for UG aspirants seeking admission in MBBS courses offered by 15 AIIMS in India. The exam is conducted on a national level at specific institutes enlisted under AIIMS.
The duration of the paper will be 3½ hours. The entire paper will be divided into five sections viz.
The question paper is set both in English and Hindi. Thus, candidates must state their preferred language while filling in the application form. The online mode paper comprises 200 multiple choice and reason-assertion questions
|Mode of Exam||Computer Based Test|
|Language of Paper||English and Hindi|
|Question types||Multiple-choice questions and re-assertion based|
|Marking Pattern||Correct :+1, Incorrect : - 1/3|
|Syllabus||CBSE 10+2 Level Physics, Chemistry and Biology , GK and Logical Reasoning|
|Name of Subjects||Number of questions|
|Aptitude and Logical Reasoning||10|