AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018 – The admission authority of AIIMS MBBS, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi determines the AIIMS MBBS 2018 eligibility criteria. Candidates are advised to carefully go through the eligibility criteria of AIIMS MBBS 2018 before applying for the entrance exam. The AIIMS MBBS eligibility criteria 2018 mentions the minimum but essential criteria like academic qualifications, citizenship, domicile, maximum age for appearing in the undergraduate medical entrance exam of AIIMS New Delhi. With the help of this article, candidates will be able to check if they are eligible for the AIIMS MBBS entrance exam or not. The examination authority has successfully conducted AIIMS MBBS 2018 on May 26 and the examination for the second day ie, May 27, 2018, will also be held across the morning and afternoon shifts in online mode. Candidates must mandatorily carry their admit card, photo id card, and a recent passport sized photograph to the exam centre. Candidates without photo identity were not allowed to take the AIIMS exam on May 26.
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Candidates who will be applying for the entrance exam are suggested to check the AIIMS MBBS eligibility criteria 2018 before proceeding for registration. In case anyone fails to meet AIIMS MBBS 2018 eligibility criteria, the candidate will become ineligible for AIIMS MBBS 2018 and his/her candidature will be cancelled with immediate effect.
Quick Facts of AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018
10+2 or equivalent with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as subject
Minimum Age Limit
Qualifying Exam (Class 12) Aggregate Marks
General and OBC - 60%, SC/ST/OPH- 50%
Indian Nationals, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals
The above-mentioned facts are explained in detail below.
AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018 – Academic Qualification
Candidate applying for AIIMS MBBS 2018 should have passed Class 12 under the 10+2 scheme/CBSE or Intermediate Science or an equivalent examination of a recognized University/Board with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as subjects.
Candidates who are appearing for their Class 12 Board examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English (PCBE) as main subjects and expect to pass the examination are also eligible to apply. However, their candidature will only be considered if they provide documentary evidence of having passed the qualifying examination with the required subjects and percentage of marks.
Candidates who have appeared for the examination of an Indian University or of a foreign/university that is equivalent to the Class 12 exam under 10+2 scheme/Intermediate Science Examination, will have to produce a certificate from the concerned Indian University/Association of the Indian Universities.
AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018 – Qualifying Marks
To fulfill the AIIMS MBBS 2018 eligibility criteria, the candidate must have passed in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English. The minimum aggregate of the marks General and OBC candidates need to have scored in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in their Class 12 or HSC examination must be 60%.
Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OPH category should have scored a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in these four subjects in their Class 12 or HSC examination.
Candidates with CGPA grades only will have to apply the conversion factor in the AIIMS MBBS 2018 application form. The Conversion Factor should be as approved by their respective Examination Boards.
Foreign candidates nominated by the Government of India are required to have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate for English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in their Intermediate Science or an equivalent examination.
Qualifying Marks Percentage for AIIMS MBBS 2018
Marks in 10+2 or HSC examination
60% aggregate in PCBE
50% aggregate in PCBE
50% aggregate in PCBE
AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018 - Age Criteria
Candidate should have attained or will attain the age of 17 years as on the December 31 of the year of admission (2018).
Candidates born on or after January 2, 2002, are not eligible to apply.
AIIMS MBBS 2018 Eligibility Criteria - Nationality
Apart from the candidates of Indian origin, Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) registered under Section 7A of Citizenship Act 1955 are also eligible to appear for AIIMS MBBS 2018 entrance exam. However, the candidate will need to submit the proof of registration as OCI under Section 7A of Citizenship Act 1955.