AFMC MBBS 2016 Admission in Armed Forces Medical College, Pune is to be done on the basis of AIPMT 2016 medical entrance exam. Separate application form for AFMC MBBS Admission 2016 will be issued by AFMC Pune.
AFMC MBBS Admission 2016
Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) Pune is among the Top 5 Medical Colleges in India. AFMC MBBS Admission is offered for 130 seats. Each year the admissions are done on the basis of AIPMT exam conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education. Score obtained in AIPMT is added to TOELR score and interview, to determine AFMC Result and Merit List.
Cut off marks for AFMC Admission – Last year’s AFMC Cut Off (minimum marks scored in AIPMT to be called for interview) was as follows:
The following notification was published by Armed Forces Medical College in December. It is now confirmed that admission will be on the basis of AIPMT 2016.
Other details of AFMC MBBS 2016 Admission have not been officially announced yet. Admission details are expected to be announced in April / May 2016. General details of AFMC Admission such as seats, application form submission, eligibility are given here as per last year’s brochure. Final and updated details will be updated when AFMC MBBS 2016 admission brochure is released.
Interested and eligible candidates must prepare for the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT) and apply for AFMC 2016 MBBS Admissions as soon as the application form is released. The AIPMT exam is expected to be conducted in May 2016. 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.
- 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.
Prospectus including AFMC MBBS 2016 application form will be available online. Prospective candidates must have a mandatory, valid e-mail id. Candidates desirous for admission into AFMC Pune will have to register and apply online on the website www.afmcdg1d.gov.in OR at www.afmc.nic.in. To be considered for admission to AFMC Pune, the eligible candidates should have appeared in AIPMT 2016 (final details of AIPMT will be updated soon) and also applied online to AFMC Pune.
Students must also apply separately to AFMC online. Details of application form for AFMC will be updated. Please watch this space for further information.
AFMC MBBS Admission 2015
|AFMC MBBS Last Date for Online Registration||15 May 2015|
|Last Date for AFMC Application Form Submission||18 May 2015|
|Last Date for Generation of Fee Challan||22 May 2015|
|Fee Payment Last Date at SBI Branch||26 May 2015|
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 the Armed Forces Medical Services would be 7 (seven) years.
Eligibility for AFMC Admission
A candidate should be citizen of India. The candidate may be a subject of Nepal or Bhutan or a person of Indian origin migrated from Pakistan or any other foreign country with the intention of permanently settling in India. Foreign nationals of Indian origin may be admitted into AFMC only after they have acquired Indian citizenship or in respect of whom a certificate of eligibility is issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Candidate must be unmarried. Marrying during the course is not permitted. Candidate should be medically fit as per prescribed standards.
Age: For 10+2 or equivalent candidate, age should be between 17 and 22 years on 31 December. For B.Sc passed or appearing in Final B.Sc. examination cadidate maximum limit is 24 years.
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.
On declaration of the AIPMT Results by CBSE, AFMC Pune shall draw merit from amongst the candidates who have applied online to AFMC Pune and also appeared for the AIPMT 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 will be called for Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning (ToELR) and Psychological assessment cum Interview 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 AIPMT 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 exact date and time of the interview at AFMC Pune will be intimated to shortlisted candidates and will be available under their log in id.
On the basis of the Final score (AIPMT score, ToELR score and interview marks) two AFMC 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 AFMC Result will be displayed on website stated above and at the O/o DGAFMS and Admission cell AFMC Pune.
If a candidate does not receive a letter calling him/her for examination/interview or having taken the examination / interview, for joining the College, he / she can check up his/her position in the AFMC MBBS Admission Merit List from the list displayed on the website, in the office of the DGAFMS and the Admission cell of AFMC Pune.
The SC/ST candidates must have applied to AFMC Pune and also qualified in the AIPMT written examination and should have come within the zone to be called up for interview. If shortlisted and called for interview, they must come within the first 500 in the final combined merit list of boys and girls as per the Final score obtained.
Document Scrutiny: The candidates called for admission will have to produce the original Admit card for AIPMT containing the AIPMT 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. There is no provision for declaring a candidate temporarily unfit. The final authority for deciding medical fitness to the MBBS Course is the Commandant AFMC.
AFMC MBBS Admission Information Bulletin
Admission brochure of AFMC MBBS Admission 2015-2016 is given below. New admission brochure for AFMC Admission 2016-2017 will be available in April / May 2016.
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.