Entrance Exam 2018
The online application form of AIIMS will open from February 5, 2018, onwards. Aspirants interested in appearing for the AIIMS MBBS 2018 entrance exam will be able to apply for tentatively 807 seats across nine different AIIMS institutions. AIIMS New Delhi will offer 107 seats, while the other AIIMS institutions located in Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur and Rishikesh will each offer 100 seats. The two new AIIMS in Guntur and Nagpur are expected to offer 50 seats each for this year. The entrance exam of AIIMS MBBS 2018 will be 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 will take place for a duration of 3 hours and 30 minutes and the AIIMS MBBS 2018 candidates will have to appear as per the slot allotted to them. 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 2 lakh candidates expected to apply. The AIIMS MBBS 2018 result will be declared for these candidates on June 12, around two weeks after the exam is conducted. Counselling for these candidates will be conducted in the months of July, August and September, 2018.
The application form of AIIMS MBBS 2018 will be open between February 5 and March 5, 2018. 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.
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:
For the first time, AIIMS MBBS will be 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 has revealed that instead of two slots, the exam will now 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 is set to increase with the addition of the two new campuses. Both the AIIMS Guntur and AIIMS Nagpur campuses are expected to 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 12, 2018
As per the official AIIMS notification released by AIIMS New Delhi on February 1, 2018, AIIMS MBBS 2018 is scheduled to be held on May 26 and May 27, 2018. This is the first time that the exam will be held on two days. The application form of AIIMS MBBS 2018 will be released on February 5, 2018. Candidates can check the tentative 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
Release of AIIMS MBBS Admit Card
AIIMS MBBS 2018
May 26 and 27, 2018
Declaration of Result
June 12, 2018