400 additional AIIMS MBBS seats this year
New Delhi: In a major boost to the MBBS pool at the premier, All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS); 400 seats have been added; of which 300 will be allotted to the new branches of the institute and 50 MBBS seats each have been added to AIIMS Guntur and AIIMS Nagpur.
The confirmation to this effect comes via the freshly released prospectus of All India Institutes of Medical Sciences 2019 which entails all details regarding the AIIMS MBBS exam including exam pattern, preparation of result, counselling details and entire admission procedure.
According to the prospectus, this year, six new branches of AIIMS will be established across the country. These include AIIMS Kalyani, Raebareli, Gorakhpur, Bathinda, Deogarh and Bibinagar. In these new medical institutes, a total of 300 MBBS seats will be allotted, 50 MBBS seats at each campus. In addition, at the AIIMS Nagpur and Guntur, 50 MBBS seats each have been added to their existing pool of 50 seats at each institute; making 100 UG Medical seats at each medical college.
This makes a total of 400 additional MBBS seats this year which will be available to the AIIMS MBBS 2019 candidates.
The AIIMS prospectus also mentions the details of reserved seats:
- 51 seats for Unreserved category
- 27 seats for OBC (Other Backward Class) category
- 15 for SC category
- 7 seats for ST category
- 5% of the total seats are reserved for PwD (Persons with Disabilities) category.
AIIMS MBBS 2019
AIIMS entrance examination for MBBS is conducted by AIIMS, New Delhi. The AIIMS MBBS 2019 entrance exam will be conducted on 25th and 26th May 2019. The results for AIIMS MBBS 2019 will be announced in the month of June 2019.
It will be conducted via Online Mode for admission to a total of now 1,207 UG medical seats offered by 15 AIIMS Institutes including the new branches.