AIIMS MBBS 2018 - The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi, has released the result of the round two of AIIMS MBBS counselling on July 16, 2018, and the details can be checked here by the candidates. The counselling for the second round began on July 11, 2018 (5.00PM). The result for the round one of counselling was released on July 2, 2018. The counselling was conducted from June 23 to June 29, 2018. This is the first time that the counselling is conducted in online mode. The counselling process started with the mock round on June 23, 2018. Candidates can exercise choices on the basis of the mock result which has been released on June 27, 2018.
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The result of AIIMS MBBS 2018 was released on June 18, 2018, in the form of merit list and individual percentile scorecards. Candidates can check and download their percentile scorecards by logging in through their AIIMS MBBS account. AIIMS New Delhi released roll number-wise and rank-wise merit list which includes all the candidates who have qualified the entrance exam. The inclusion in the merit list implies that the candidates are eligible for the counselling process. The number of candidates who have qualified the exam will be four times the number of seats available for admission to AIIMS MBBS 2018.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 was conducted on May 26 and 27, 2018. This was the first time AIIMS MBBS was conducted in four shifts. The entrance exam of AIIMS MBBS 2018 was held in online mode, as a Computer Based Test (CBT) in two slots – morning and evening – over two consecutive days. On both days, each slot of the exam took place for a duration of 3 hours and 30 minutes and the AIIMS MBBS 2018 candidates were required to appear as per the slot allotted to them. As per the candidates who took the exam, the overall difficulty level of the question paper was average. Physics was the toughest section as compared to all other sections.
Along with NEET and JIPMER, AIIMS MBBS is one among India’s three medical entrance exams at the undergraduate level. It is highly competitive, with more than 3 lakh candidates applying. Counselling for those candidates who have qualified the exam will be conducted from June 23, 2018, onwards. All the other dates and details of AIIMS MBBS 2018 including about the application form, exam pattern, result and counselling can be checked by candidates here.
This year AIIMS MBBS 2018 aspirants can apply for seats at the AIIMS Guntur and AIIMS Nagpur campuses as well. Aspirants appearing for the AIIMS MBBS 2018 entrance exam will be considered for 800 seats across nine different AIIMS institutions. AIIMS New Delhi along with the other AIIMS institutions located in Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur and Rishikesh will offer 100 seats each. The two new AIIMS in Guntur and Nagpur will offer 50 seats each for this year.
AIIMS MBBS Notification dated May 25, 2018
What's new in AIIMS MBBS 2018?
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, released the official notification of AIIMS MBBS 2018 on February 1, 2018. Some important new changes have been introduced to the national level medical entrance exam which candidates can check below:
- As per a notification dated March 6, 2018, all AIIMS MBBS applicants who could not complete their application form or did not make the necessary changes before the application last date of March 5, they could do so between March 8 and March 12, 2018. Only those candidates who submitted the fee on time were able to avail this facility to complete the AIIMS MBBS 2018 Application Form.
- For the first time, AIIMS MBBS was held on two exam dates - Saturday, May 26 and Sunday, May 27, 2018. As per the previous information released by the institute in September 2017, only one exam date had been fixed, that of May 27. However, the notification released on February 1 revealed that instead of two slots, the exam will be held in four slots across the two days.
- Till 2017, AIIMS MBBS provided admissions to 707 seats across a total of seven AIIMS institutes. From 2018 onwards, admissions will also be offered to AIIMS Guntur and AIIMS Nagpur, taking the total number of AIIMS institutes to nine. AIIMS Guntur (which will run temporarily at Siddartha Medical College, Vijayawada for this year) is the first AIIMS to be established in Andhra Pradesh. Similarly, AIIMS Nagpur, (which will run temporarily at Government Medical College, Nagpur) is the first to be established in Maharashtra.
- The number of seats offered in AIIMS MBBS has increased with the addition of the two new campuses. Both the AIIMS Guntur and AIIMS Nagpur campuses will offer 50 seats each, taking the total AIIMS MBBS seats to 807 from 707.
About AIIMS MBBS 2018
AIIMS MBBS Exam Events 2018
All India Institute of Medical Sciences MBBS Entrance Exam 2018
Commonly Known as
AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
9 AIIMS Institutes in New Delhi, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur, Rishikesh, Guntur and Nagpur
Minimum age limit
17 years of age as of December 31, 2018
Date of exam
May 26 and May 27, 2018
Exam timings on both days
Morning Session: 9.00 am to 12.30 pm
Evening Session: 3.00 pm to 6.30 pm
Date of result
June 18, 2018
The AIIMS MBBS counselling 2018 is conducted in online mode for the first time ever. The online counselling of AIIMS MBBS 2018 has been started with the mock round on June 23, 2018. Candidates can register for the round one of counselling and those who have participated in the mock round are not required to register again. The final result of the counselling for the first round was declared on July 2, 2018. The candidates who were allotted AIIMS Institute required to submit the mandatory documents till July 6, 2018. The second round of counselling started on July 11, 2018, and the result of the same has been declared on July 16, 2018.
AIIMS New Delhi released AIIMS result 2018 on June 18, 2018. Only those candidates who had successfully secured the AIIMS qualifying percentile were able to check the AIIMS MBBS 2018 result, which has been declared roll number-wise as well as rank-wise. The result was released in the form of merit lists and individual percentile scorecards. The AIIMS MBBS Result will also indicate candidate’s name, roll number, father’s name and category.
AIIMS MBBS Merit List 2018
The merit list of AIIMS MBBS 2018 has been released by AIIMS New Delhi and contain the list of candidates who have qualified the exam in order of their final scores. The number of candidates included in the merit list is four times the number of seats available for the counselling process. The AIIMS Merit List has been prepared for the qualified candidates who clear the AIIMS Cut Off and only those candidates who obtain a rank in the AIIMS MBBS 2018 Merit List will be invited for the counselling process.
As per the official AIIMS notification released by AIIMS New Delhi on February 1, 2018, AIIMS MBBS 2018 had to be held on May 26 and May 27, 2018. This is the first time that the exam was held on two days. The application form of AIIMS MBBS 2018 was released on February 5, 2018. Candidates can check the important dates of AIIMS MBBS 2018 in the table below.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Important Dates
February 1, 2018
Online Applications begin
February 5, 2018
Online Applications close
March 5, 2018
Application form window reopens for corrections
March 8, 2018
Final closing of Application form window
March 12, 2018 (till 5.00 PM)
Updation of final status of submitted applications
March 20 to March 28, 2018
Final AIIMS MBBS Application Correction Window
April 16 to April 18, 2018 (till 5.00 PM)
Release of AIIMS MBBS Admit Card
May 10, 2018
AIIMS MBBS 2018
May 26 and 27, 2018
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Result
June 18, 2018
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Counselling - Round One
June 23 - June 29, 2018
Seat Allotment List - Round One
July 2, 2018
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Counselling - Round Two
July 11 - July 13, 2018
Seat Allotment List - Round Two
July 16, 2018
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Counselling - Round Three
July 25 - July 27, 2018
Seat Allotment List - Round Three
July 31, 2018
Registration for Open Round
August 17 - August 20, 2018
The Cut Off of AIIMS MBBS 2018 has been used to determine the candidates who have qualified AIIMS MBBS 2018. As per AIIMS New Delhi, the AIIMS 2018 Cut Off marks for General Candidates is 50%, for SC/ST candidates it is 40% while for OBC candidates, it is 45%. Until now, a normalization procedure was used to determine a common qualifying cut off percentile across the two shifts in which AIIMS MBBS was held. However, from this year onwards, the exam was held in four shifts so the normalization procedure has been used to determine the qualifying cut off percentile across four shifts instead of two. If the percentiles obtained from all four shifts are dissimilar or different, the lower of the four percentiles will be the eligibility cut off in a particular category for all candidates across both shifts.
AIIMS MBBS qualifying cutoff
AIIMS MBBS Cut off Marks
AIIMS MBBS Cut Off Rank 2017: Candidates can check in the below table the last category-wise cut off ranks across different categories for all seven AIIMS institutes in 2017.
AIIMS MBBS 2017 Cut Off Ranks
A total of 800 seats will be offered for admissions across the nine AIIMS institutions through AIIMS MBBS 2018. The official seat matrix and reservation information were released through the AIIMS MBBS 2018 prospectus on February 5, 2018. There has been an increase in the total number of seats available per category as can be seen in the table below. Until 2017, general candidates were eligible for 350 seats, OBC candidates were eligible for 189 seats, SC candidates were eligible for 105 seats and ST candidates were eligible for 56 seats. AIIMS New Delhi also offers 7 seats for foreign students. Across all the categories, 5% seats (increased from 3%) will be reserved for Orthopedic Physically Handicapped (OPH) candidates in each of the nine AIIMS as per provision of Right of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Seats and Reservation
AIIMS New Delhi
*Admission on these seats are not taken on the basis of AIIMS MBBS 2018 scores.
The exam analysis of AIIMS 2018 provides an overview of the difficulty level of the paper and the types of questions asked across all four sessions. On the basis of inputs are given by experts and AIIMS MBBS candidates, the AIIMS 2018 exam analysis will help aspirants know about how the paper was compared to last year and how it may impact the cutoffs. Candidates appearing in AIIMS MBBS 2018 or even preparing for next year will find the AIIMS exam analysis useful in their preparations for the exam.
Given that the AIIMS MBBS 2018 entrance exam was held in online mode as a Computer Based Test (CBT), there was no answer key of AIIMS MBBS that was released by the conducting body. However, candidates can check the question paper and their solutions released by the resonance. The questions are based on the memory, therefore, candidates should not rely completely on it. Usually, only the answer keys of those exams are released whose question paper is in the possession of candidates after the exam. This is not possible in the case of online exams. Candidates looking for the AIIMS MBBS 2018 Answer Key should note that the ones available online may not have any credibility and should be cautious while following it.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Official Notification
To check the AIIMS 2018 Official Notification as released on February 1, 2018, see below -
The Hall Ticket of AIIMS MBBS 2018 has been issued in online mode by AIIMS New Delhi on May 10, 2018. The Hall Ticket is referred to as the AIIMS MBBS 2018 Admit Card. All candidates can download their AIIMS MBBS admit card 2018 through the link given above. Candidates will need to enter their AIIMS Candidate ID and password to download the admit card of AIIMS MBBS 2018. The stepwise procedure of AIIMS MBBS 2018 admit card download is given in the article of AIIMS MBBS admit card. Only those candidates who submitted the application form of AIIMS MBBS before 5.00 PM on March 5, 2018, made the required corrections before the deadline and uploaded the desired documents, have been will be issued the AIIMS MBBS 2018 Admit Card. Candidates should carefully check the admit card of AIIMS MBBS 2018 after download to ensure that all the details such as their name, address, roll number, photograph and signature have been published correctly. It is advisable to retain the AIIMS MBBS admit card till the conclusion of counselling and admission process.
Candidates should be familiar with the exam day guidelines of AIIMS MBBS 2018 to ensure they are able to give their best shot.
- This is the first time that AIIMS MBBS will be held on two separate days, across four different time slots. Candidates will be randomly allotted their slot and hence, it is imperative that they check the AIIMS Admit Card to know the exact date and time of the slot allotted to them.
In terms of timings, it is recommended that candidates reach their AIIMS MBBS 2018 exam centre at least one hour before the designated time mentioned on the AIIMS MBBS Admit Card. This will give them ample time to clear the security checks and complete the biometric verification.
Candidates should not carry with them any study materials, either textual or digital, as it will not be allowed inside the AIIMS exam centre and they may be debarred from appearing. Even stationery materials for rough work will be provided by AIIMS officials at the exam centre.
The only documents AIIMS candidates are required to carry with them on the AIIMS MBBS 2018 exam day will be the admit card of AIIMS MBBS along with a valid identity proof.are
The eligibility criteria of AIIMS MBBS 2018 specifies the minimum eligibility requirements for candidates interested in applying for the exam. The AIIMS MBBS 2018 Eligibility Criteria provides information on candidate eligibility in terms of nationality, age, date of birth and educational qualifications.
The final status of application forms for AIIMS MBBS 2018 has been updated by AIIMS New Delhi on the 'AIIMS MyPage' portal on March 20, 2018 by AIIMS New Delhi. The final status indicates the corrections which candidates can make to their AIIMS MBBS 2018 application form till March 28, 2018. The application form of AIIMS MBBS 2018 was first made available in online mode by AIIMS New Delhi from February 5, 2018 onwards. Candidates could submit the AIIMS MBBS application form by 5.00 PM on the given last date of March 5, 2018. For candidates who registered themselves for AIIMS MBBS 2018 by March 5, 2018, they could make corrections and submit their AIIMS MBBS applications till March 12, 2018 (till 5:00 PM). The AIIMS MBBS application form fee was increased for this year. It was Rs. 1500 for General and OBC candidates and Rs. 1200 for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates. It had to be paid in online mode only through Credit/Debit Card or Netbanking options. Orthopedic Physically Handicapped (OPH) candidates were exempted from payment of AIIMS MBBS 2018 application fees.
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi has announced the tentative list of AIIMS MBBS 2018 exam centres in the AIIMS MBBS prospectus released on February 5, 2018. Candidates had to choose exam centre of AIIMS MBBS 2018 in which they would like to appear for AIIMS MBBS examination at the time of filling the AIIMS MBBS Application Form from the total list of approximately 155 cities which have been offered as options. The allotted AIIMS MBBS exam centre will also be displayed on the AIIMS MBBS Admit Card.
The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi will hold AIIMS MBBS 2018 in online mode as a Computer Based Test (CBT). For the first time, the exam will be held on two days across four different slots. There will be a total of 200 multiple-choice questions asked from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology (comprising Zoology and Botany) and General Knowledge. Brief details of the AIIMS MBBS 2018 Exam Pattern can be seen in the table below.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Exam Pattern
Computer Based Test (CBT) - Online mode
AIIMS MBBS Number of Sessions
4 - Two on May 26, 2018 and two on May 27, 2018
Morning Session – 9.00 AM to 12.30 PM
Evening Session – 3.00 PM to 6.30 PM
Allocation of Session
Medium of Exam
English and Hindi options
Questions per Section
Biology (Botany + Zoology): 60
General Knowledge: 20
Multiple-choice, reason-assertion based
Total marks: 200
Correct Answer: 1 mark
Incorrect answer: - 1/3 (one third) marks
Primarily the CBSE syllabus taught in Class 10+2 and common syllabus as notified by the Medical Council of India (MCI)
AIIMS MBBS Prospectus 2018
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