All India Pre-Medical/ Pre-Dental Entrance Examination, 2012 (AIPMT 2012)
Central Board of Secondary Education All India Pre-Medical/ Pre-Dental Entrance Examination, 2012
Courses Offered: Online
applications are invited for All India Pre-Medical / Pre-Dental
Entrance Examination 2012 to be conducted by the Central Board of
Secondary Education, Delhi for admission to 15% of the total seats for
Medical/ Dental Courses in all Medical/ Dental Colleges run by the Union
of India, State Governments, Municipal and other local authorities in
India except in the States of ANDHRA PRADESH and JAMMU & KASHMIR
In compliance with the directive of the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India, the Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi,
would be conducting the All India Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance
Examination, 2012. This entrance examination is being conducted
exclusively for the 15% merit positions for the Medical/Dental Colleges
of India as specified in the directive of the court and will be governed
by the rules and regulations specified for the same by the Government
of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare from time to time. The
responsibility of the CBSE is limited to the conduct of the entrance
examination, declaration of result and providing merit list to the DGHS
as per their instructions. The counseling for successful candidates is
conducted by the DGHS. During counseling, the eligibility criteria,
various documents, etc. of the candidate is verified and Medical/Dental
College is allotted to the candidate according to the choice.
AIPMT is a entrance exam to take admission to various medical and dental colleges in India.
AIPMT is very important to students targeting for admission in Medical/Dental college for pursing MBBS/BDS.
Each year CBSE conducts AIPMT for admission to various medical and dental colleges around the country. 15% of total seats in all medical and dental colleges (except colleges in AP and J&K) are assigned using this entrance exam.
AIPMT entrance exam consists two level of testing.
1. Preliminary Exam (usually conducted on 1st Sunday of April)
2. Main Exam (usually conducted in the month of May)
The Preliminary Examination
would consist of one paper containing 200 objective type questions (four
options with single correct answer) from Physics, Chemistry and
Biology(Botany and Zoology) to be answered on the specially designed
machine-gradable sheet using Ball Point Pen only.
The duration of the paper would be 3 hours.
Final (Main) Examination:
(Only for those who qualify in the Preliminary Examination).
finally Examination would consist of one paper containing 120 objective
type questions(four options with single correct answer) from Physics,
Chemistry and Biology(Botany and Zoology) to be answered on the
specially designed machine-gradable sheet using Ball Point Pen only.
The duration of the paper would be 3 hours.
Language of the Question Papers:
Candidates can opt for Question Papers either in English or in Hindi. This option should be exercised while filling in the Application Form. It cannot be changed later. Candidates opting for English would be provided Test Booklet in English only and the candidates opt for Hindi would be provided Test Booklet in both Hindi and English, i.e., Bilingual.
SCORING AND NEGATIVE MARKING
(a) Each item carries 4 marks. For each correct response the candidate will get 4 marks. For each incorrect response one mark will be deducted from the total score. No deduction from the total score will, however, be made if no response is indicated for an item in the answer sheet. The candidates are advised not to attempt such item in answer sheet, if they are not sure of the correct response. More than one answer indicated a question will be deemed as incorrect response and will be negatively marked.
(b) For the purpose of evaluation, the Test Booklet code as printed in the Answer Sheet on side-2 will be accepted as final.
He/She has completed
age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on
or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st
year MBBS/BDS Course and is an INDIAN NATIONAL.
(ii) The upper age
limit for All India Pre-Medical /Pre-Dental Entrance Examination is
25 years as on 31st December of the year of the entrance
examination. Further provided that this upper age limit shall be
relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for the candidates of
Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes/Other Backward Classes. Candidate must born on or between –
(a) 01.01.83 to 01.01.96 (SC/ST/OBC Category)
(b) 01.01.88 to 01.01.96 (Other Category)
Students from the States of Andhra Pradesh/J&K are not eligible for AIPMT examination, as both these States had opted out of All India Scheme since its inception. If they claim eligibility, they must submit an affidavit, in original, in the Proforma on Rs 10/- Non-Judicial Stamp Paper duly sworn before and attested by a Metropolitan Magistrate/First Class Judicial Magistrate to the effect that:-
a) They are not eligible to appear for MBBS/BDS seats in the States of Andhra Pradesh/J&K and hence not eligible to seek admission in Medical/ Dental Colleges of Andhra Pradesh/J&K. and
b) They are not domiciled in Andhra Pradesh/ J&K.
Note : Applications not accompanied with the required affidavits or accompanied with incomplete, unattested or photocopy of the affidavit shall be summarily rejected without any further reference in the matter. The affidavits submitted by such candidates will be verified and if found to be false, the admission of all such candidates shall be cancelled and criminal proceedings may be initiated against them.
RESERVATION OF SEATS 15% seats for SC candidates, 7.5% seats for ST candidates, 27% seats for non-creamy layer OBC candidates in Central Institutions only and 3% seats on horizontal basis for Physically Handicapped candidates are reserved in 15% All India Quota for MBBS / BDS courses.