AIPMT - All India Pre Medical Test
AIPMT is a medical entrance exam conducted by CBSE for admission in to MBBS and BDS courses across India. This test is conducted for filling seats under 15% All India Quota of total seats in several government medical and dental colleges of India that are under the control of DGHS, except the colleges run by the Govt., Universities and local Authorities of the states Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir. How ever the merit obtained by this test is used by several States, Universities and Institutions for filling seats other than All India Quota.
Duration and Exam Pattern
The duration of AIPMT Test will be 3 hours and will consist one paper with 180 objective type questions of 4 options (with single correct answer), from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology). The exam is pen and paper based offline exam.
The candidate seeking to take test should be an Indian national and achieved the age of 17 years at the time of admission. Upper limit of the age for the candidates seeking admission in 15% All India Quota is 25 years.
The candidate should have been passed 10+2 exam after 12 years of education, having Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology in last 2 years and also have passed English in the qualifying exam, should have been secured an aggregate of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology together. For SC/ST/OBC candidates the aggregate of marks is 40% instead of 50% for general category. For physically handicapped candidates the aggregate of marks shall be 45% for General category and 40% for SC/ST/OBC categories.
The candidates who are appearing for the qualifying exam (12th standard) is also eligible for taking the test, however such candidate should produce marks sheet matching the required percentage of marks discussed above before the 1st counselling date.
The candidates from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible for admission under 15% All India Quota unless they are not eligible to take admission in any of these 3 states. However the candidates from these 3 states can appear in AIPMT for admission to AFMC, Pune.
Merit List Critirea
Merit list for counselling under 15% All India Quota will be prepared by CBSE based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the test. In case of candidates with equal marks the inter-se-merit will be prepared based on the following order of preference.
(i) Candidates obtaining higher marks in Biology (Botany & Zoology) in the Test.
(ii) Candidates obtaining higher marks in Chemistry in the Test.
(iii) Candidates with less number of attempted wrong answers in all the subjects in the Test.
(iv) Candidates older in age to be preferred.
The following syllabus is recommended by Medical Council of India(MCI) for AIPMT
|Physical world and measurement
|Laws of Motion
|Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
|Work, Energy and Power
|Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
|Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
|Properties of Bulk Matter
|Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
|Atoms and Nuclei
|Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
|Oscillations and Waves
|Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
|Structure of Atom
|Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
|Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
|States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
|General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
|p- Block Elements
|d and f Block Elements
|s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)
|Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
|Some p-Block Elements
|Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
|Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques
|Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
|Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
|Chemistry in Everyday Life
|Diversity in Living World
|Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants
|Genetics and Evolution
|Cell Structure and Function
|Biology and Human Welfare
|Biotechnology and Its Applications
|Ecology and environment