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AIIMS MBBS 2020: Supplanted by NEET 2020, Check Eligibility, Application Process and Important Dates

The news highlight all important changes and details about AIIMS MBBS 2020, which has now been replaced by NEET 2020.

AIIMS MBBS is a national-level entrance exam that is conducted by the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), New Delhi every year to offer admission to the eligible candidates into the MBBS programme. The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) has replaced AIIMS MBBS entrance test and has become the only entrance test for admission to MBBS and BDS courses in the country and AIIMS Institutes that are situated at New Delhi, Bhopal, Nagpur, Rishikesh, Jodhpur, Patna, Guntur, Raipur and Bhubaneswar. 

Recent Update

NEET 2020 has supplanted AIIMS & JIPMER for admissions into medical courses as notified by Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Health Minister, India. NEET exam is now the only entrance exam for enrollments into MBBS and BDS and alike AIIMS MBBS, it will also be conducted once in a year, however, under the administration of National Testing Agency (NTA). NEET 2020 will be conducted on 26th July 2020.

Correction window for changes in the candidate's particular & options of Test Centre Cities was open till 31st May 2020. However, the issuance of the NEET 2020 Admit Cards has been delayed and dates for the same will be notified soon.

AIIMS 2020: Crucial Takeaways

Name of the Exam

AlIMS MBBS

Test for Programme Level

UG

Mode of the Exam

Online

Duration of the Exam

210 min.s

Total No. of Test Cities

155 

Programmes Offered

MBBS

Commencement of Registration

November 2019

Date of the Exam

30th and 31st May 2020

Helpdesk Contact No.

91-11-26588500, 26588700, 26589900

Official Email ID 

exams.ac@gmail.com

Official Website

www.aiimsexams.org

AIIMS 2020: Eligibility Criteria

  • Nationality: Indian Citizenship or OCI or Foreign National candidates
  • Qualifying Exam: 12th (10+2) Exam/ SSC Exam (CBSE)/Intermediate Science (I.SC.) or any other equivalent exam.
  • Compulsory Subjects: PhysicsChemistryBiology (PCB) and English in 12th standard.
  • Qualifying Marks: At 60% in aggregate for general category candidates and 50% in aggregate for SC/ ST/ OPH & Foreign National category candidates.
  • Lower Age Bar: Minimum 17 years of age as on 31st December 2020.
  • Upper Age Bar:  No upper age bar is prescribed for MBBS 2020.

AIIMS MBBS 2020: Exam Pattern

  • Exam Mode: Online (Computer-based) mode.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes.
  • No. & Types of Questions: 200 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
  • Language Medium: English or Hindi.
  • Marking: 1 mark for each right answer
  • Negative Marking: Deduction of 1/3 mark for the wrong attempt.

AIIMS MBBS 2020 will have a total of 5 sections viz Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Aptitude & Logical thinking and General Knowledge. The first three sections will carry 60 + 60 +60, a total of 180 MCQs of 180 marks. The latter two i.e. Aptitude & Logical thinking and General Knowledge sections will have 10 + 10 MCQs of a total 20 marks, thereby making a question paper of 200 questions of 200 marks. 

AIIMS MBBS 2020: Syllabus

Institute does not prescribe any syllabus for AIIMS MBBS entrance exam, however, the questions of the AIIMS MBBS entrance exam have their roots in 10+2 level syllabus. Various topics like Laws of Motions, Work, Energy, Kinematics & Power, Waves & Oscillation are covered under the Physics section. Similarly, Chemistry takes into account topics like Thermodynamics, Classification of Elements, etc. The Biology section covers Human Physiology, Diversity of Living Organism, Human Welfare and so on. In the General Knowledge section, candidate’s knowledge about Current Affairs, History, Renowned Awards & Prizes, etc is analysed.

AIIMS MBBS 2020: Admission Process

The admission to MBBS program through AIIMS Entrance Test includes a number of sequential actions. The process starts with the registration on the official website and ends at payment of the admission fee. In between, an array of actions that the applicant must execute are as follows:

  • Filing the Application Form for AIIMS MBBS 2020 
  • Payment of the Application Fee for AIIMS MBBS 2020 
  • Making the corrections in the Application Form 
  • Downloading the Admit Card for AIIMS MBBS 2020 
  • Appearing for the Entrance Exam
  • Checking the Result and Cut-off
  • Participation in AIIMS 2020 Counselling

AIIMS MBBS 2020: Application Form

Application Form for AIIMS MBBS has to be filled online. The application process for the year 2020 was started in the last week of November 2019. Application Process for AIIMS MBBS is based on PAAR facility dual stages viz. Basic Registration and Final Registration.The Basic registration asks for a candidate’s basic details & image uploading in a specified format. Post basic registration, the final registration calls for remaining details to be filled and payment of the Application Fee.

AIIMS MBBS 2020: Application Fee

Candidates need to pay a prescribed application fee for the entrance exam to be a successful applicant. The application fee is to be paid via online mode using a credit card, debit card or net-banking.

Category-wise Application Fee:

General

INR 1500/-

OBC (Creamy & Non – Creamy layer)

INR 1500/-

Scheduled Castes (SC)

INR 1200/-

Scheduled Tribes (ST)

INR 1200/-

PwD

Exempted

AIIMS 2020 Application Correction

After the completion of the Application process, the  AIIMS MBBS Application Correction window is opened by the institutes to let candidates rectify the mistake(if any) done by them while filling the application form.

Candidates are allowed to make the following changes in an online mode.

  • Correction in the details like father’s/ Mother’s Name, Nationality, Gender, Marital status and so on.
  • Correction in the images initially uploaded by re-uploading the correct scanned images.

AIIMS 2020 Admit Card

AIIMS Admit Cards are released for all the eligible candidates in the online mode by the institute. Candidates have to download the same after logging in to the official website by entering the User ID & Password. Admit Card is a mandatory document to appear for the exam along with a valid Photo Id proof like Aadhar card/ Voter ID/ Passport/ Driving License.

AIIMS MBBS 2020 Cut Off

Cut-off refers to the minimum score that the candidates have to obtain to qualify the exam. AIIMS MBBS 2020 Cut Off will be published online by the AIIMS, New Delhi. 

AIIMS 2020 Result

AIIMS, New Delhi will declare the AIIMS MBBS 2020 Result in online mode which will be accessible by the candidates upon login using the ID, Password and Code. In addition, a merit-list to shortlist the qualified candidates will also be published by the Board.

AIIMS 2020 Counselling

AIIMS Counselling will be conducted via online mode by the board only for the qualified applicants. The counselling process will call for choosing the college based on preferences. Eligible candidates must bring their counselling letter and important documents while appearing for counselling. Payment of the admission fee will & have to pay the admission fee to confirm their admission.

FAQs

Q. Can I submit the Application Form AIIMS MBBS 2020 in offline mode?

A. No, the entire process to apply for the entrance test is to be completed in online mode so the Application Form AIIMS MBBS 2020 can not be submitted in offline mode.

Q. Is the Application Fee for AIIMS MBBS 2020 refundable?

A. No, the Application Fee for AIIMS MBBS 2020 is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Q. How much is the application fee for physically handicapped candidates?

A. There is no application fee for physically handicapped candidates to appear for AIIMS MBBS 2020.

Q. Does the entrance exam take place in a single shift?

A. No, the entrance exam of AIIMS MBBS does not take place in a single shift, rather it is conducted in two shifts.

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants
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IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

IGNOU 2020 TEE Answer Booklets & Re-evaluation Now Allowed to Applicants

Students participated in Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) June 2020 TEE, and December 2019 TEE exam will now be allowed to apply for the xerox copies of answer booklets. Indira Gandhi National Open University has decided to allow the students for the revaluation and re totalling of marks, they scored in these examinations.

The results of IGNOU June 2020 TEE were announced on October 1. With the upcoming facility of issuance of the photocopy of answer booklets, the students who were dissatisfied with their results can apply for the revaluation of marks scored in the term-end examinations and the photocopies of IGNOU TEE answer sheets. 

The application for the same will have to be made online on the official website of the university. Students simply need to go to the IGNOU website and click apply on the designated link. After which, a few details need to be filled, followed by the payment of the application fee and submission of the application form. 

It must be noted that the applications for revaluation and photocopies of IGNOU December 2019 TEE and IGNOU June 2020 TEE of exams comprising MCQ type questions are disallowed. 

According to the statement in the IGNOU revaluation window,  “Reevaluation and copy of Answerscripts is not available for the Following Exam for Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type and conducted on OMR sheets.”

Students can apply for and get the photocopies of the answer booklets of IGNOU June TEE and IGNOU December TEE examinations if the answer copy has not been handled for Re-evaluation. Students can either first make an application for the copy of Answer Sheet, followed by an application for Re-evaluation or go for both simultaneously. 


 

UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper
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UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

UP Govt to pay Education Expenses of NEET Topper

Education expenses of NEET topper Akansha Singh will be paid by Uttar Pradesh Government. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has made an announcement about the disbursement of her graduation expenses. These expenses will include the expenditure of food and lodging during all the academic levels of her graduation.

Akansha Singh lives in Kushinagar district of UP and has achieved 100% score in NEET 2020 exam.  

Though Akansha was given second rank in the examination, she has been declared as top-ranked along with Soyeb Aftab who is native of Odisha state. On the direction of CM Yogi Adityanath, a letter is to be sent by the chief secretary of UP state, to the authorities concerned for the declaration of NEET 2020 ranks to declare Akansha Singh and Soyeb Aftab, both as the first rankers of NEET 2020 examination as they both have scored 720 marks out of maximum score of 720. 

Besides, personal wishes are sent from UP CM to the family members and parents of AKansha Singh, laurelled the top- scorer as an ideal for all the girls. CM Yogi Adityanath appreciated the hard -work she has made and the high perseverance she has maintained throughout her preparation. 

On the other side, Shoyeb Aftab has also created a history with a full score of 720/720 and All India Rank of 1. He is the first-ever candidate to score 100% in NEET examination. From Odisha state also, he is the first student to Top NEET. With this high score, he hopes to get admission in AIIMS New Delhi. 

NEET 2020 comprises a sum of 180 MCQ type questions for a maximum of 720 marks. Qualified candidates who have scored at least or more than NEET 2020 cut-off are considered eligible to participate in the counselling process of NEET 2020. This implies that the candidates with scores more than NTA NEET 2020 cut-off will be eligible for enrollment to state-quota seats India quota (AIQ) seats through NEET 2020 counselling. The NEET 2020 cutoff for students who belong to General Category is 147. The highest number of students who have qualified NEET 2020 are from Uttar Pradesh followed by Maharashtra.

 

KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card
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KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

KPPGCA Releases KMAT 2020 Admit Card

Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association, KPPGCA has released the admit card for KMAT 2020 for the eligible candidates who applied for the examination by filling the application form and paying the prescribed application fee. The admit card has been released via online mode on the official website of KPPGCA on 27th October 2020. 

Successful candidates need to download their admit card from the official website i.e. kmatindia.com. using their login credentials.

Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2020 is an entrance examination that will be conducted by KPPGCA (Karnataka Private Post Graduate Colleges Association) to offer enrollment to the qualified candidates in 189+ AICTE or University accredited Management Schools established in Bangalore and Karnataka. This year, the examination will be conducted on 29th October 2020 for admission to management institutes in the state. 

The exam will take place via online mode, keeping in mind all the precautionary measures amid COVID-19. All the participants must carry along their KMAT Admit Card otherwise the entry to the exam hall is prohibited. Check below the simple steps to download the KMAT 2020 Admit Card. 

Step 1: Go to the official website i.e. kmatindia.com.

Step 2: Click on the link that reads KMAT Admit Card 2020.

Step 3: Enter the details asked on the page and download the KMAT 2020 admit card.

Step 4: Save a copy of KMAT Admit Card 2020 for future reference.

KMAT 2020: Official notice

According to the latest official notification on the website, Karnataka Management Aptitude Test (KMAT) 2020 will be conducted throughout the country and in more than 10 cities in Karnataka and Karnataka. Anyone from any part of India or world is allowed to apply for the examination.


 

 

 

230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan
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230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

230 Additional Seats For MBBS In Four Medical Colleges In Rajasthan

According to an official statement by Raghu Sharma, Rajasthan Health Minister, approval for the additional seats in MBBS in Rajasthan has been granted. 230 additional seats have been green signalled for the MBBS programmes at four medical schools in the state. 50 additional seats will be given to the medical schools in Udaipur and Ajmer. As far as Barmer Medical College is concerned, there will be an increment of 30 seats this year. 

In comparison to last year when there was a total increment of 550 seats, seats added this year are lower. However, if taken together, the total addition in MBBS seats in the last two years reaches 880 in Rajasthan, thereby making a sum of 2830 total MBBS seats in Rajasthan, today. 

The initiation of Srikalyan Government Medical College, Sikar has also received approval by the National Medical Science Commission. The Srikalyan Government Medical College, Sikar will be started in the session 2020-21. 

Sikar is a native district and approval of a medical college in Sikar was great news for Govind Singh Dotasara, Congress State President, who expressed extreme joy through a tweet over the approval.

"The much-awaited Sikar Medical College has received the approval of the National Medical Science Commission. It is a result of the strong will power of the Congress government of the state that the Sikar people have got their right, their medical college," a tweet by Mr Dotasara.

NEET 2020 Counselling: To Start from Tomorrow, Make Sure To Register
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NEET 2020 Counselling: To Start from Tomorrow, Make Sure To Register

The news highlights the commencement of first round of NEET 2020 Counselling from Tomorrow

The first round of the NEET 2020 Counselling will start from 27th of October 2020 by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The first round of seat allotment under this process will commence from tomorrow. The counselling process will be conducted only for those candidates who have qualified the NEET 2020 exam. Unqualified aspirants will not be able to take part in the same. However, the registration is mandatory for the eligible candidates to participate in the counselling. 

Registration for the first round of seat allotment needs to be done on the official website of MCC - mcc.nic.in. and will remain open till 2nd November 2020 before 5 pm. It must be noted that registration must be done before the deadlines otherwise the participation in the seat allotment process is prohibited. 

NEET 2020 registration process seeks the names of the courses and colleges preferred by the candidates that means the candidates will have to fill in their choices about the college and the course during the registration process. However, the candidates will be allowed to fill in their preference within a specific course of time i.e. from 28th October 2020 to 2nd November 2020, after that the preferences will be frozen. 

Followed by the 2nd round of seat allotment, details about which will be notified very soon, the 1st round will be conducted on 3rd and 4th November and the results of the same will be declared on 5th November 2020. Here is the process to register for the counselling process of NEET 2020:

NEET counselling 2020: Online registration process

Step 1: Go to the official website of MCC i.e. mcc.nic.in.

Step 2: Find and click on the ‘UG Medical Counselling’ link available on the homepage.

Step 3: Click on ‘New Registration’.

Step 4: Save your new login ID and password that will appear on the screen.

Step 5: Click on ‘Candidate Login’ and enter your new login credentials.

Step 6: Enter all the details asked.

Step 7: You will get a registration slip after filling all the details. 

Step 8: Make a payment of the registration fee. 

The registration fee needs to be paid before the deadline and the due date for the payment of the registration fee for NEET 2020 Counselling's first round is 2nd November 2020.