Medical Entrance Examinations
NEET is a national level single medical entrance exam conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education). Eligible candidates can apply for MBBS and BDS admissions. It is held for providing admissions in MBBS/BDS courses offered by all government and private medical colleges in India. It is a one tier exam, commences once in a year in the month of May. From the year 2016 onwards, NEET exam has replaced AIPMT exam. This is an exam for all India quota seats, state government seats, state/management/ NRI seats in private, government medical colleges as well as deemed universities. The syllabus will be based on Class 11th & Class 12th subjects, chapters & topics. The syllabus will consist of four sections: Physics, Chemistry, Zoology & Botany. The NEET syllabus is prepared after reviewing various State syllabi as well as those prepared by the Council Board of School Education (COBSE), Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT).
The All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) are a group of autonomous public medical colleges of higher education. Through this examination, admission will be given to the undergraduate medical courses (MBBS). Each year lakhs of students work hard to compete for admission to 50 seats at this premium college. The candidates aiming for AIIMS 2018 must pass the higher secondary examination from a recognized board and secure an aggregate of 60% in subjects like Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and English. The AIIMS application form can be filled online on institute’s official website or collected and submitted in person at the notified center.
The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) is unique and the oldest Institution in India providing education in European medicine. It is Situated in Puducherry. JIPMER offers courses at the Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels and admits students only on the basis of its own test and not through AIPMT or any other State Exams. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry (JIPMER) under Government of India since the year 1956, is one of the leading Medical Institutions in India. Spread
over a sprawling 195-acre campus in an urban locale of Puducherry (formerly Pondicherry), JIPMER
is 170 kms by road from Chennai.
Held in two shifts, JIPMER MBBS entrance exam is conducted online. This two and a half hour long exam will have 200 multiple choice question.
- Physics: 60 questions
- Chemistry: 60 questions
- Biology: 60 questions
- English Language & Comprehension: 10 questions
- Logical &Quantitative Reasoning: 10 questions
For each correct answer, students will get four marks. For any question left unanswered or answered incorrectly will not be negatively marked.
Organised by AIIMS, New Delhi, AIIMS PG Entrance Exam is a national level postgraduate examination. This examination is organized for selecting students for admissions in MD/MS/MDS/DM/M.CH Courses offered by AIIMS institutions across the country.
NEET-PG 2018 shall be a single eligibility cum entrance examination for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses’ for the academic session 2018 which will include the following:
- DNB Broad specialty courses (January 2018 Admission Session)
- All India 50% quota seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses (all states except Andhra Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, and Telangana)
- MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at all Private Medical Colleges, Institutions & Universities/Deemed Universities all across the country
- State quota seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses for all States/Union territories of India (including the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana & Jammu & Kashmir)
- MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences Post Graduate Exam: AIIMS PG 2018 is the entrance exam candidates need to apply for various PG medical courses. The test is conducted under AIIMS, New Delhi. Only the students who have MBBS degree for MD/MS and BDS degree for MDS from a Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India recognized institution can apply. Also, Aspirants must have completed one year of rotating internship on or before July 30, 2018. Applicants belonging to General Category must have secured a minimum of 55% aggregate in MBBS, while it is 50% for candidates belonging to SC/ST category. In the field of postgraduate education, the most important function of the Institute is to provide opportunities for training teachers for medical colleges in the country in an atmosphere of research and enquiry. Postgraduate students are exposed to newer methods of teaching and given opportunities to actively participate in teaching exercises. The other important objectives of the Institute are to bring together in one place educational facilities of the highest order for the training of personnel in all the important branches of health activity and to attain self-sufficiency in postgraduate medical education. The educational principles and practices being adopted are those which are best suited to the needs of the nation.
JIPMER imparts Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG) and Super Specialty Medical Training through a working hospital (JIPMER Hospital) with bed strength of Sanctioned 2134 and a Nursing College. M.B.B.S., B.Sc., M.Sc., M.D., M.S, Degree Courses are offered in various disciplines. Super Specialty departments of Cardiology, Neurology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Urology, Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Critical care, Neonatology, Clinical Immunology, Clinical Pharmacology, Nephrology, Medical Oncology, Endocrinology, Surgical Oncology and Surgical Gastroenterology also offer D.M./ M.Ch. Courses. Full-time Ph.D. Programs are available in fifteen disciplines as on date. Master of Public Health (30 seats) Post Basic Diploma Courses in Nursing (50 Seats in five disciplines).
Christian Medical College, commonly known as CMC Vellore, established in the year of 1900, is a top private educational and research institute in India and one of the most coveted colleges for MBBS and BDS aspirants. CMC Vellore has been consistently ranked among the top medical colleges in India. India Today ranked CMC the #1 Private Medical (second after government hospital AIIMS) in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. Outlook India also ranked CMC top private medical school in 2016.
Undergraduate Degree Courses (Group A):
- B.Sc Nursing
- Allied Health Sciences Degree
Diploma, M.Sc, MPH & Fellowship Courses (Group B):
- Allied Health Science Diplomas
- Post Graduate Diplomas
- MPH (Master of Public Health)
- Fellowships courses
AFMC Pune (or Armed Forces of Medical College) is one of the leading medical institutes of India. AFMC Pune has been recognized as a center of excellence in research and education. Armed Forces Medical College was set up in 01 May 1948 in Pune, Maharashtra, after the recommendations of the BC Roy Committee by unifying the existing defense medical establishments. AFMC Pune provides training to post-graduate and undergraduate nursing and medical students assuring career prospects in defense services. There are a total of twenty-nine departments in AFMC Pune. Microbiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Dental Surgery, Surgery are some major departments including the super specialty department of CT Surgery. In 2013 India Today Rankings, it was ranked third among medical colleges in India. Outlook India also ranked Armed Forces Medical College, Pune at #2 in 2012 and 2015. A total of 89 training courses are being conducted by the AFMC Pune at present. AFMC Pune possesses 285 highly accomplished and qualified faculty members. The finest stalwarts, surgeons, and clinicians in the medical field use their collective experience in the form of researchers and teachers at the college.