AFMC MBBS 2017 Admission in Armed Forces Medical College, Pune is to be done on the basis of NEET 2017 entrance exam. Separate application form for AFMC MBBS Admission 2017 will be issued by AFMC Pune. Asoirants can read all the information about the AFMC MBBS Admission 2017, Application Form, Admit Card, Result etc here on this page.
AFMC MBBS Admission 2017
Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) Pune is among the Top 5 Medical Colleges in India. AFMC MBBS Admission is offered for around 130 seats. This year the admissions are done on the basis of NEET exam conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education. Score obtained in NEET is added to TOELR score and interview, to determine AFMC Result and Merit List.
Expected Schedule for AFMC MBBS 2017 Admission is given below.
|AFMC MBBS Application Form 2017 available from||Apr 2017|
|Last Date for Registration for AFMC MBBS 2017||May 2017|
|Last date of filling and submission of Online Application||May 2017|
|Last date for generation and print of fee challan||May 2017|
|Last date of payment of fee at any SBI Branch||May 2017|
Cut off marks for AFMC Admission – Last year’s AFMC Cut Off (minimum marks scored in NEET to be called for interview) was as follows:
Insofar any details of AFMC MBBS Admission 2017 have not been officially announced. Details given on this page as per last year’s brochure and is only for reference. Information has been provided so that candidates who have started looking for AFMC MBBS Admission 2017 can get an idea of how the exam is held. As soon as AFMC MBBS Admission 2017 information brochure is released, details will be updated here.
Seats Intake (Last Year)
- Boys – 105
- Girls – 25
- Total – 130
Interested and eligible candidates must prepare for the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) and apply for AFMC 2017 MBBS Admissions as soon as the application form is released. The NEET exam is expected to be conducted in May 2017. The candidates who are eligible for admission in AFMC, must apply separately.
Key details of AFMC MBBS Admission
- The duration of MBBS course is 4 ½ years followed by compulsory rotating internship training of one year.
- Last year total Number of Seats are 130. 105 seats are for boys and 25 seats are for girls. Ten seats out of 130 are reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes/scheduled tribes. Number of seats is subject to change in next admission session.
Eligibility for AFMC Admission
Given below eligibility criteria is as per last year brochure.
A candidate seeking admission to the MBBS Course in AFMC is eligible if he/she fulfills the following criteria –
- A candidate should be citizen of India. Foreign nationals of Indian origin may be admitted into AFMC only after they have acquired Indian citizenship or in respect of whom the Ministry of Home Affairs issues a certificate of eligibility.
- Must be unmarried. Marrying during the course is not permitted.
- Should be medically fit as per prescribed standards by the Govt of India, Ministry of Defence.
There will be two categories for age criteria depending on academic qualifications: –
- 10+2 or equivalent: Should attain the age of 17 years but must not have attained the age of 22 years
- Passed B.Sc. examination or appearing in Final B.Sc. examination: Must not have attained the age of 24 years
Note: The criteria for marks in the qualifying examination (10+2) or equivalent will be same for candidates of this category.
Educational Qualification: Candidates must have passed qualifying examination in the first attempt with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken simultaneously and securing not less than 60% of the aggregate marks in these three science subjects taken together and not less than 50% marks in English and 50% marks in each of the science subjects. They must have also passed an examination in Mathematics of the tenth standard. For complete list of qualifying examinations refer to the Information Brochure given at the end of this article.
Given below selection procedure is as per last year admission.
On declaration of the NEET Results by CBSE, AFMC Pune shall draw merit from amongst the candidates who have applied online to AFMC Pune and also appeared for the NEET examination.
The online registration / candidate Id numbers of the candidates who are shortlisted for interview based on merit will be displayed on the website. The intimation for interview will be sent on email ids of successful candidates. They will find call letters for the interview once they log on into their account.
Interviews for shortlisted candidates
The shortlisted candidates in order of online registration numbers are called for Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning (ToELR), Psychological assessment cum Interview and Medical Examination to be held in the month of June / July at AFMC, Pune.
Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning (ToELR) will be in the form of CBT (Computer Based Test) consisting of 40 MCQs of 2.0 marks each amounting to a maximum of 80 marks and will be held at AFMC Pune. There will be negative marks of 0.5 for every incorrect answer. These 40 questions will be required to be answered in 30 minutes. The marks obtained in ToELR will be added to NEET-2017 score (max of 720) to get a score out of 800. This will be divided by 4 to get the written examination score out of 200. The interview will consist of 50 marks. The final merit will be based on the Final score thus obtained (Written examination score + Interview marks).
The candidates are required to produce originals of all certificates/marks sheets, NEET-2017 admit card (hall ticket), NEET score card and original certificate of NCC, Sports certificate at school, District, State & National /International level if any at the time of interview at AFMC Pune. All candidates have to produce result or proof of having appeared in the qualifying examination at the time of interview (if the result of such examination has not been declared). Original mark sheet & pass certificate of qualifying examination, however will have to be produced prior to admission.
On the basis of the Final score (NEET-2017 score, ToELR score and interview marks) two merit lists, one for boys and one for girls, will be drawn up and admissions will be offered only to these shortlisted candidates in accordance with their final merit position. Individual call letters of admission will be available in login ID of selected candidates who would be required to join AFMC. The remaining candidates will be on the waiting list. The result will be displayed on website stated above and at the O/o DGAFMS and Admission cell AFMC Pune.
Candidates admitted to AFMC for MBBS course have compulsory liability to serve as Commissioned Officers in the Armed Forces Medical Services. The offer of the type of commission will depend upon the vacancies available and shall be determined on merit-cumoption at the final MBBS examination. The liability of the SSC officers passing out of AFMC to serve in the Armed Forces Medical Services would be 7 (seven) years. Complete details of Service Liability & Bond Agreement will be given to the candidates shortlisted for Interview.
Last year admission procedure is given below.
Document Scrutiny: The candidates called for admission will have to produce the original Admit card for NEET containing the NEET Roll number, copy of the online application to AFMC Pune, original mark sheets of their qualifying examination and other documents, details of which will be given in the joining instructions handed over to the candidates at the time of interview.
Medical Examination: All candidates will be subjected to medical examination as per the requirement of the Armed Forces and as per the laid down standards. The candidates who have been declared medically unfit by the Medical Board of AFMC will not figure in the final merit list for admission.
AFMC MBBS Admission Information Bulletin
Candidates can also refer the last year Admission brochure of AFMC MBBS Admission given below.
- Click here to view/ download the Last year AFMC MBBS Information Brochure.
About Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
The Armed Forces Medical College is a premier medical college in India. It is located in Pune Cantonment in Pune in the state of Maharashtra. The college is managed by the Indian Armed Forces. The AFMC is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik and is recognized by the Medical Council of India.
Address for Correspondence
Postal Address: Officer-in-Charge, Admission Cell Armed Forces Medical College Sholapur Road Pune – 411040
Telephone Numbers: +91-20-26334209 (OIC Admission Cell), +91-20-26334223 (Admission Cell)
Fax Number: +91-20-26334236
E-mail ID:[email protected]
Postal Address: Director General Armed Forces Medical Services DG-1D ‘M’ Block, Ministry of Defence, New Delhi – 110001
Telephone Numbers: +91-11-23092349
Fax Number: +91-11-23092562
E-mail ID:[email protected]