AFMC MBBS Admission 2018 – Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, will be the conducting body of AFMC MBBS 2018 admissions. The candidates who will get admission to AFMC MBBS 2018 will be appointed in the Armed Forces Medical Services as Medical Officers. AFMC MBBS 2018 admission process will tentatively start in the first week of July 2018 with the release of the application form by DGHS. It is mandatory for candidates to fill the application form of AFMC MBBS 2018 to be eligible for further AFMC MBBS 2018 admission process. The tentative last date to fill the registration form will be the second week of July 2018. The candidates will be applying to approximately 130 seats by filling the application form of AFMC MBBS admission 2018. These 130 seats will include 105 seats for boys and 25 seats for girls. The merit list of AFMC MBBS 2018 will be most likely displayed in the second week of July 2018. The admissions to AFMC MBBS 2018 will be taken on the basis of NEET 2018 score, ToELR (Test of English Language & Comprehension and Logical Reasoning), Psychological Assessment Test (PAT), followed by Personal Interview. The candidates can check here all the details related to AFMC MBBS admission 2018 like admission dates, eligibility criteria, admission forms, merit list, AFMC cutoff score and counselling. The candidates who will qualify NEET UG with minimum required percentile will be eligible to fill the application form of AFMC MBBS admission 2018.
Highlights of AFMC MBBS Admission 2018
Name: AFMC MBBS Admission 2018
Exam Name: NEET UG 2018
Exam Conducting Authority: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Counselling Conducting Authority: Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
AFMC MBBS Admission Dates 2018
Online Application release date
First week of July 2018*
Last date to submit application form
Second week of July 2018*
Second week of July 2018*
Screening at AFMC (Counselling)
Third week of July 2018*
List of shortlisted/waitlisted candidates
Fourth week of July 2018*
Reporting of shortlisted candidates for admission
First week of July 2018*
Reporting of waitlisted candidates for admission (subject to vacancy of seats)
Second week of July 2018*
AFMC MBBS Latest Notifications
AFMC MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018
1. General Eligibility - The candidate must be unmarried and should remain so while pursuing the course.
2. Medical Standards - The candidate should be medically fit (mentally and physically) to pursue the course. The important points for medical standards of AFMC MBBS 2018 admission are given below -
The aspirants will be tested according to AFMC standards and will be announced fit or unfit.
The candidate declared unfit can appeal by paying a fee of INR 40/-.
The candidate will be examined on the basis of speech, sight, hearing, skin infections.
The candidate should not have any kind of disorder.
The candidate must be free from any disability.
The minimum height and weight requirements are mentioned below-
Girls Standard – Minimum height of 144 cms and minimum weight of 36 kgs is required.
Boys Standard – Minimum height of 157.5 cms and minimum weight of 47 kgs is required. The minimum height for Gorkhas, Nepalese, Assamese, and Garhwali is 152.5 cms.
The candidates who are overweight according to their height will not be considered fit for AFMC MBBS admission 2018.
3. Citizenship - The candidate must be a citizen of India.The foreign nationals must acquire Indian citizenship or an eligibility certificate from the Ministry of Home Affairs.
4. Age limit - The candidate should not be less than 17 years of age on December 31, 2018, and should not attain the age of 24 years in that academic year. This means that the aspirant should not be born before January 1, 1995, and not later than December 31, 2001.
5. Academic Qualification – The candidate must fulfil the academic eligibility criteria for admission to AFMC MBBS 2018. The candidate must score 50% marks in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually, 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology in aggregate and must pass in Mathematics of Class X level in one of the qualifying examination given below -
Class XII or equivalent examination from a recognised Indian board with practical tests in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
First year of three year Degree course from a recognised University with practical tests in Science subjects. This examination should include University Examination.
Pre-professional/Pre-medical (after qualifying Class XII board examination or pre-University or equivalent examination) with practical tests in Science subjects.
Class XII from ISC board with 12 years of study and last two years with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics or any other elective subjects with English in all the classes.
Class XII examination from Maharashtra State Board of Higher Secondary Education with English or Modern Foreign or Classical Languages, Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics or any other elective subject.
B.Sc. Examination from a recognized Indian University wherein the candidate should have passed the examination with at least any of the two among Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology.
The candidate who will be taking the qualifying examination by April 30, 2018, will also be eligible.
For the candidate who has passed Class XII or equivalent examination without Mathematics should state that he/she has studied Mathematics in Class X or BSc or equivalent examination.
6. Non- Eligibility clauses: The candidates will be considered non-eligible in the following cases -
The candidates who have passed Class XII or equivalent examination with Domestic Arithmetic, Domestic Science and Lower Maths.
The candidates who have made a combination of General Science/Social studies with the above-mentioned subjects are also not eligible.
The candidates who have passed Pre-University/Pre-Degree (one-year course) or Pre-Professional in Agriculture/Veterinary/Dental Examination.
The candidates who have completed Pre-professional or equivalent examination from open schools are not eligible to apply for AFMC MBBS 2018 admission.
The candidates who fulfil the academic qualification but have secured the required percentage in compartments are not eligible.
The application form of AFMC MBBS 2018 admission will be tentatively released in the first week of July 2018 by Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The registration form of AFMC MBBS admission 2018 will be released in online mode. The application form for admission of AFMC MBBS 2018 will be available until the second week of July 2018. The candidates will be required to pay INR 250 through Demand Draft in the name of ‘DGFAMS Admission Fund’, payable at New Delhi. The list of candidates who have applied for AFMC MBBS 2018 admission will be provided by DGHS to the authorities. The candidates who will successfully submit the application form and score at least the cutoff marks published by the authorities will be eligible for the inclusion in the merit list.
The merit list for AFMC MBBS admission 2018 will be published tentatively in the second week of July 2018. The candidates who will fill the application form of AFMC MBBS 2018 will be considered for the merit list. NEET 2018 score of the last candidate who is shortlisted will be the cutoff score for AFMC MBBS 2018 admissions. These candidates will be eligible to attend the screening tests for admissions to AFMC MBBS 2018. The candidates will not be informed about the merit list individually. The merit list of AFMC MBBS admission 2018 will consist of candidate’s name, category, NEET score and NEET rank.
AFMC MBBS Cutoff - 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014
AFMC MBBS Cut off Score for 2017
AFMC MBBS Cut off Score for 2016
AFMC MBBS Cut off Score for 2015
AFMC MBBS Cut off Score for 2014
Boys - 487/720
Girls - 536/720
The counselling process or the screening tests of AFMC MBBS 2018 admission will tentatively start in the third week of July 2018. The candidates whose name will be displayed in the merit list will be eligible for AFMC MBBS counselling 2018. The counselling process of AFMC MBBS admission will be conducted in two rounds. The candidates will be required to appear in ToELR (Test of English Language & Comprehension and Logical Reasoning) which will be out of 80 marks. The marks scored in ToELR and NEET 2018 will be combined and divided by 4 to get an actual score out of 200. The candidates will then have to appear in a personal interview which will carry 50 marks. The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of this combined score to fill 130 seats of AFMC Pune.
Documents Required for AFMC MBBS admission 2018
Secondary School Certificate and mark sheets
Class XII mark sheets
Certificate from the last school stating that the candidate was a regular student
Category certificate, if applicable
Medical fitness certificate
Certificate of extracurricular activity or Sports certificate with the level of representation.
Passport size recent photograph
NEET UG scorecard and admit card
Demand Draft of Rs 250
This article has been written on the basis of data collected from NEET UG 2017. It will be updated as soon as NEET UG 2018 data is released.