Medical Entrance Exams : A career in medical field offers the most rewarding and dignified profession. Hence the students who wish to go into
the medical field are required to take entrance exams conducted by various exam conducting bodies and institutions. The entrance exams are conducted both at national and state level for both under graduate and post graduate courses. The Medical Council of India (MCI), Delhi is responsible for medical education in India. Following are the sought after medical entrance exams of India.
National Level Entrance Exams
NEET which stands for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test is one of the most reputed and popular national level examination for year 2019. The test is conducted and regulated by the CBSE. It is held at both undergraduate and post graduate level. It provides admission MBBS and BDS courses which are offered by various institutions and universities in the country. NEET is also for admission into 15% seats in government medical and dental colleges and in all private medical and dental colleges all over India except Andhra Pradesh, Telangana. These states do not participate in NEET (15% all India quota).
AIIMS which stands for All India Institute of Medical Sciences is a prestigious medical entrance examination conducted by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. AIIMS provides admission to MBBS courses from the AIIMS institutes located all over India. These institutes have been declared by Act of Parliament as institutions of national importance. This year, AIIMS MBBS 2019 will be conducted on May, 2018 in two sessions, morning and afternoon. The duration of the exam is 3.30 hours in total.
JIPMER which stands for Jawaharlal Institute Postgraduate Medical Education & Research regulates the medical entrance examination for providing admission in MBBS course. The exam is scheduled to be conducted in June 2019. Candidates who wish to apply for 200 MBBS admissions in JIPMER Puducherry and Karaikal can fill the application form can fill the application form. There is no negative marking in the entrance exam. The main functions of this institute are,
- To impart quality education in Under-graduate and Post-graduate medical and paramedical courses;
- To set trends in medical research