AIIMS 2018 Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Exam Date

AIIMS 2018 is an annual entrance examination for the admission of candidates to the MBBS undergraduate course offered by its 7 campuses across India. The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi conducts AIIMS entrance exam. AIIMS exam is conducted to grant admission in the 700 MBBS seats offered by AIIMS, Bhopal, New Delhi, Raipur, Bhubaneswar, Jodhpur, Patna and Rishikesh. It is a national level exam and conducted only once every year. AIIMS 2018 examination will be held in May 2018 for which online application process will be conducted in March 2018.

Courses Offered:

AIIMS exam is conducted for admission to the MBBS undergraduate course.

AIIMS 2018 Eligibility Criteria

AIIMS 2018 eligibility criteria details are mentioned below.

Education qualification:

Students must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English subjects with minimum 60% aggregate marks (50% for SC/ST/OPH students) from a recognized board. Students appearing in their final exam can also apply for AIIMS 2018.

Age Limit: Not less than 17 years as on 31.12.2017

Nationality: Indian citizens, overseas citizens of India and Foreign nationals.

AIIMS 2018 Application Fee:

The application fee for AIIMS 2018 online registration is Rs. 1000/- for General & OBC candidates and Rs. 800/- for SC/ST candidates. OPH category candidates are exempted from fee. Application fee can be paid online using net banking or debit/credit card.

AIIMS 2018 Application Form:

The institute accepts online registrations from the interested and eligible candidates for AIIMS entrance examination. AIIMS 2018 online application process is likely to start in March 2018. Candidates, who fulfill the eligibility criteria for the exam, can apply online on or before the last date. There is no offline method of application. Students need to pay the exam application fee through online mode.

Students can choose their desired city choice when applying online. It is mandatory to fill in the complete details including personal details, qualification details, scanned images of photo & signature, etc. Students are advised to take a print out of their AIIMS online application form for future use.

AIIMS 2018 Exam Important Dates

The important date sheet for AIIMS 2018 exam is given below.

  • Starting date for online registration: February 2018
  • Last date for online registration: March 2018
  • Last date for correction in online application: April 2018
  • AIIMS 2018 Admit Card availability: May 2018
  • Exam date: Last week of May 2018
  • AIIMS 2018 Result Declaration: June 2018

AIIMS 2018 Exam Pattern:

AIIMS entrance examination is conducted common for all applicants. The exam is based on the following pattern.

  • AIIMS exam is conducted only through online mode (Computer Based Test).
  • The question paper will include 200 objective type multiple-choice questions.
  • The exam will be held in two shifts:
    1. Morning shift: 9 AM to 12:30 PM
    2. Afternoon shift: 3 PM to 6:30 PM
  • The maximum duration for the online exam is 3 ½ hours.
  • The question paper will be available in Hindi and English languages.
  • Questions will be asked from the following four subjects:
    1. Chemistry – 60 questions
    2. Physics – 60 questions
    3. Biology (Botany & Zoology) – 60 questions
    4. General Knowledge (Aptitude) – 20 questions
  • Each correct answer will be awarded by one mark and each wrong answer will consume 1/3 mark.

AIIMS 2018 Online Exam Syllabus

The subject-wise syllabus of AIIMS 2018 exam is given below. AIIMS exam syllabus is inspired by the 12th standard syllabus of CBSE and other boards.


Circular Motion, Nuclear Physics, Electro-Magnetic Induction, Electricity, Kinetic Theory of Gases, Measurement, Electronic Devices, Motion, Physics of the Atom, Thermodynamics, Work and heat, first law of Thermodynamics, Solids, Wave Motion, Optics, etc.


General & Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Equilibrium, Periodic Properties of Elements, Structure of Atom, Organic Chemistry, Chemistry of Elements and Compounds, Molecule and Chemical Bond, Physical Chemistry, Energetic, State of Matter, etc.


Anatomy and Physiology, Diversity of Animal Life, Genetics and Evolution (Fundamentals only) (symbiosis), Developmental Biology, Histology, Reproductive System, etc.


Absorption and cell water relations, Anatomy and Physiology of Plants, Meristems-Plant growth and development, transport of water and minerals, Botany and Human Welfare: Importance, History, Factors and mechanism, Internal and external regulators of growth and development in plants, Internal structure of dicot and monocot roots, Internal structure of dicot and monocot leaves photosynthesis, Internal structure of stem and secondary growth, Tropic and turgor movements, Transpiration & respiration, Xylem and Phloem-their cell elements and functions, etc.

General Knowledge/ Aptitude:

Current Affairs, Business, Top officials of big companies, Punch line of companies, Famous award and prizes, World Records, Books and authors, Major corporate events, Science, History, etc.

AIIMS 2018 Admit Card (Details):

The admit card of AIIMS 2018 entrance test will available to download on AIIMS, New Delhi website before 2 weeks from the date of the test. Candidates, who have successfully submitted online application and paid examination can download admit card by submitting application details. You will also get intimation to download your admit card through email.

AIIMS 2018 Results:

Candidates can check AIIMS 2018 Results after 2 weeks from the date of exam. The results of AIIMS 2018 MBBS Entrance Exam can be accessed by submitting application registration details or admit card details. The results and counselling process will be hosted at