All India Institute of Medical Sciences MBBS Entrance Examination (AIIMS MBBS)


AIIMS MBBS 2017AIIMS MBBS 2017 - The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi has declared the AIIMS MBBS 2017 Result on June 15, delayed from the previous date of June 14. AIIMS New Delhi conducted the morning and forenoon sessions of AIIMS MBBS 2017 between 9 am and 12.30 pm and between 3 pm and 6.30 pm respectively on May 28 for admission to MBBS seats in 7 AIIMS institutions. The AIIMS MBBS 2017 was conducted as a Computer Based Test (CBT) for 3 hours & 30 minutes. Candidates had to appear for the online test as per slot allotted to them. The application process for AIIMS MBBS 2017 had begun from January 24, 2017 for the eligible candidates to register for the test. The last date to fill the application forms was Thursday, February 23, 2017. The question paper of AIIMS MBBS 2017 consisted of 200 reason and assertion based questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Knowledge. Candidates who appeared in AIIMS MBBS 2017 can check below for the detailed information on eligibility criteria, exam pattern, important dates, procedure to fill application form, result and counselling process.

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As a major addition from this year onwards, AIIMS has announced additional seven seats at AIIMS New Delhi, taking the total number of MBBS seats to 707 from 700. The seats are distributed across each of the 7 AIIMS situated at New Delhi, Bhopal, Patna, Jodhpur, Rishikesh, Raipur and Bhubaneswar. 


AIIMS MBBS entrance exam is considered as one of the most competitive undergraduate medical entrance exams of India because of the analytical questions and the large number of applicants. Last year, approximately 1.5 lakh candidates registered for the AIIMS MBBS entrance exam.


Candidates can check here complete details of AIIMS MBBS 2017 like application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, important dates, seats & reservation, admit card, result, etc.


AIIMS MBBS 2017 Entrance Exam Highlights

Exam Events


Examination Date & time

Date: May 28, 2017

Time: Morning (9:00 am to 12:30 pm) and Forenoon Sessions (3:00 pm to 6:30 pm)

AIIMS MBBS Exam Pattern

Single paper of 3:30 hours durations. There will be 200 multiple choice questions (MCQs). Each of the four sections namely physics, chemistry, biology will have 60 questions and 20 question from General Knowledge section

Marking scheme

+1 Mark for correct answer and negative marking of -1/3 (one third) mark for incorrect answers

Minimum age limit

17 years


June 15, 2017 (delayed from June 14)


Commonly Known as: AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam

Exam Type: National

Exam Category:Undergraduate

Conducting Body: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi


AIIMS MBBS Important Dates 2017

The application form of AIIMS MBBS 2017 was available from January 24 and the entrance exam was conducted on May 28, 2017. Candidates can check important dates from the table mentioned below:


AIIMS MBBS 2017 Important Dates

AIIMS MBBS Exam Events

Important Dates

Registration Notification

January 22, 2017

Online registration starts

January 24, 2017

Online registration Last Date

February 23, 2017

Status of registration including rejections and deficiences in application form

March 7, 2017

AIIMS MBBS Admit Card 2017

May 1, 2017

Date of Examination (Online)

May 28, 2017 (held)

Declaration of AIIMS MBBS Result 2017

June 15, 2017 (delayed from June 14)

First Counselling

July 3 to 6, 2017

Second Counselling 

August 3, 2017

Third Counselling

September 4, 2017

Open Counselling

September 27, 2017

AIIMS MBBS Answer Key 2017

AIIMS MBBS 2017 entrance exam is a computer based test so getting the answer key is not possible. Candidates who are looking for the answer key must note that the answer key will have no authentic source and there will be no way of ascertaining its validity. Generally coaching institutes only release the answer key for those exams whose question paper is available after the exam.


AIIMS MBBS Result 2017


The examination authority has declared the result of AIIMS MBBS 2017 on June 15 (delayed from previous date of June 14). The result has been declared for only those candidates who have secured the qualifying percentile as prescribed by the examination authority. The AIIMS MBBS result 2017 has been declared rank wise as well as roll number wise. To check result candidates have to look for their All India Rank, roll number, category and percentiles secured in the result list.


AIIMS MBBS Cut off 2017

AIIMS MBBS 2017 cut off score is the benchmark to select only deserving candidates for counselling procedure. As per the AIIMS MBBS 2017 qualifying criteria, the cut off for general category candidates is 50%, for OBC candidates it is 45% while for SC/ST candidates, it is 40%. The cut off is determined on the basis of percentile as the examination will be held in two shifts and a Normalization Procedure will be used to determining the qualifying criteria. In the event of the percentiles for the two shifts being dissimilar / unequal, the lower of the two will be the eligibility cut-off for that category for all candidates i.e. both shifts. The AIIMS MBBS 2017 Cut Off Percentiles, as declared along with the result, can be seen in the table below. Only the candidates who have cleared the below mentioned score in their category will be invited for the admissions at AIIMS.


AIIMS MBBS cut off score for qualifying


Cut Off

Cut Off Percentile










The table below shows the cut off trend of AIIMS MBBS 2015 academic year:


AIIMS MBBS Cut off Rank


AIIMS MBBS Merit List 2017


The merit list will be prepared by examination authority as per the candidate’s score in the entrance exam. AIIMS MBBS 2017 merit list will be prepared only the qualified candidates. As per the rank in the merit list candidates will be called for counselling for allotment 700 MBBS seats in any of the 7 AIIMS.


AIIMS MBBS Counselling 2017


The counselling of AIIMS MBBS 2017 will be held for allocation of MBBS seats at AIIMS, New Delhi. The AIIMS MBBS counselling 2017 will be conducted in offline mode in which candidates have to attend the counselling in person as per the allotted date and time as per their rank. The total number of candidate to be called for counselling will be 4 times the seats available in each category.


AIIMS MBBS Seats and Reservation 2017


The entrance exam was conducted for a total of 700 MBBS seats in 7 AIIMS institutes. Among the total seats 350 are for general and 189 are for OBC category candidates. The table given below shows the AIIMS MBBS 2017 seats & reservation criteria.


AIIMS MBBS 2017 Seats and Reservation


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3% orthopedic physically handicapped (OPH) reservation on horizontal and category basis as per the rules will be provided in each institute































































AIIMS MBBS Eligibility 2017


Candidates who apply for AIIMS MBBS entrance exam 2017 are advised to read the eligibility criteria to ascertain their age and qualification as required by examination authority, AIIMS New Delhi.

AIIMS MBBS 2017 Eligibility Criteria are given below:

  • Nationality – Candidates must be Indian nationals. Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) are also eligible

  • Foreign candidates are not required to appear for the entrance examination

  • Age: Candidates must complete 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before December 31, 2017

  • Date of Birth: Candidates born on or after January 2, 2000 are not eligible

  • Education Qualification: Applicants have passed the 12 Class with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects from Senior School Certificate Examination (CSBE) or Intermediate Science (I.Sc.) or same examination from a recognised University/ Board

  • Candidates who will appear for 10+2/HSC can also apply for AIIMS MBBS 2017

  • General and OBC candidates  must have passed 10+2/HSC in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English with 60% marks while for SC/ST the qualifying marks is 50%

AIIMS MBBS Application Form 2017


The online application procedure of AIIMS MBBS 2017 started from January 24, 2017 and continued till February 23, 2017. It was to be noted that the application form could be submitted in online mode only and no any other mode of application was to be accepted.


The application procedure of AIIMS MBBS could be completed in four stages –

  • Online Registration and Filling the Application form

  • Application confirmation

  • Uploading images

  • Payment and generation of registration slip

The cost of AIIMS MBBS application form was Rs. 1000 for General/OBC and Rs. 800 for SC/ST category candidates. OPH Candidates were exempted from paying the examination fee. The examination fee could be remitted through Debit/Credit Card/Bank Challan along with applicable service tax. 


AIIMS MBBS Exam Pattern 2017


The exam was conducted in online mode i.e. computer based test (CBT). The online question booklet of AIIMS MBBS 2017 exam had 200 multiple choice and reason-assertion type questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Zoology & Botany) and General Knowledge. The exam pattern of AIIMS MBBS 2017 is mentioned below:


AIIMS MBBS 2017 Exam Pattern

AIIMS MBBS Exam Pattern 2017

Detail of Entrance exam

Exam Date


Date: May 28, 2017



Exam Time


Morning Session – 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Evening Session – 03:00 PM to 06:30 PM

Exam Mode

Computer Based Test i.e. Online mode

Allocation of exam shift


Language of Paper

Bilingual - English or Hindi

Types of questions

Multiple choice and reason-assertion based

Number of Questions




Distribution of Questions

  • Physics – 60

  • Chemistry – 60

  • Biology (Zoology & Botany) – 60

  • General Knowledge - 20

Total – 200 Questions

Marking Scheme

  • For correct answer: +1 marks are given

  • For incorrect answer: 1/3 (One third) mark is deducted


Common syllabus notified by the Medical council of India. Generally, CBSE syllabus taught at 10+2 level


AIIMS MBBS Admit Card 2017

The admit card of AIIMS MBBS 2017 was available from May 8, 2017. AIIMS MBBS 2017 admit card was available for only those candidates whose application forms were accepted. Candidates could download admit card by entering their application number and password. After downloading the admit card, candidates were advised to verify all the entries in the admit card such as name, address, exam roll number, photograph, signature, allotted exam centre, etc.  Candidates were advised to preserve the AIIMS MBBS admit card 2017 till the completion of the admission process as it was required at the time of counselling and admission process for identity verification.


AIIMS MBBS Syllabus 2017

The syllabus of AIIMS MBBS 2017 was based on Class 11 and 12 Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects. Further, as the question paper consisted of General Knowledge and aptitude section of 20 questions, it was advised by the toppers to read news papers on daily basis. Candidates could also watch news channels to enhance their knowledge on current affairs.


AIIMS MBBS Exam Day Guidelines


Candidates were advised to reach the designated exam centre one hour prior to the time as mentioned in the admit card because they had to go through security checks and biometric verification. Candidates could not carry any textual or digital materials except admit card to the examination hall otherwise they would be debarred from taking the examination.


Candidates had to carry their AIIMS MBBS 2017 admit card to the examination centre along with any of the id proof for validation their identity. The stationery materials for the rough work were also provided at the centre.


What material could be brought inside AIIMS MBBS 2017 examination hall?


Candidate were advised to follow the below mentioned instructions inside the examination hall:

  • Bring AIIMS MBBS admit card

  • After frisking, remain seated in the alloted seat and familiarise with login procedures

  • Do not use key board until you have been asked

  • In case of diffculty related to login seek assistance of invigilators in duty

  • Buffer computers are to be used only in case of technical difficulty with alloted computers


Candidates can check below the official prospectus of AIIMS MBBS 2017:


AIIMS MBBS 2017 FAQs (Frequently asked questions)


Question: When was AIIMS MBBS 2017 held?

Answer: AIIMS MBBS 2017 was held on May 28, 2017 in two slots.


Question: What is CBT?

Answer: AIIMS MBBS is a CBT, means, computer based test.


Question: Which is the exam conducting authority of AIIMS MBBS 2017?

Answer: Every year, AIIMS New Delhi conducts AIIMS MBBS entrance examination.


Question: How many times will AIIMS MBBS 2017 be held?

Answer: AIIMS MBBS is conducted once a year only, taking place this year on May 28.


Question: How long is the validity of AIIMS MBBS ?

Answer: AIIMS MBBS 2017 wil be valid for a year only.


Question: What is the age limit to appear in AIIMS MBBS 2017?

Answer: There is no upper age limit to appear in AIIMS MBBS 2017. However, candidates must have completed 17 years of age as or on December 31, 2017.


Question: Which is the entrance exam to take admission in AIIMS institutes apart from New Delhi?

Answer: AIIMS MBBS is the only entrance examination, which provides admission to 7 AIIMS institutes across the country.


Question: What is the minimum score to qualify AIIMS MBBS entrance examination?

Answer: In order to qualify AIIMS MBBS 2017, candidates belonging to general category have to be in the 50th percentile of marks in the entrance examination. Candidates belonging to SC/ST and OBC categories must have obtained atleast 40th percentile and 45th percentile marks, respectively.


Contact Address:

All India Institute of Medical Sciences

Ansari Nagar

New Delhi- 110 608


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