AIPMT 2016 is the All India Pre Medical / Dental Test conducted by CBSE. AIPMT 2016 Result (merit / All India Rank) is the basis for admission to 15% all India quota seats in medical and dental colleges. Candidates who applied before the last date can download AIPMT Admit Card 2016 and appear for the exam which is scheduled to be held on May 1, 2016. Get here complete details of AIPMT 2016 such as dates, eligibility, application form, admit card, syllabus, result, counselling.
AIPMT 2016 Complete Details
Name of exam – All India Pre Medical / Dental Test.
Course offered – MBBS, BDS.
Seats – around 3178.
Exam conducting body – Central Board of Secondary Education.
Date of Exam – May 1, 2016.
|Availability of application form||December 15, 2015|
|Last date to submit application form with late fee||February 10, 2016|
|Correction in application forms||February 15 to 20, 2016|
|AIPMT Admit Card 2016 available for download from|
|Date of All India Pre Medical / Dental Test||May 1, 2016|
|OMR sheet display||May 19 to 23, 2016|
|AIPMT Answer Key 2016 publication by CBSE||May 24 to 26, 2016|
|AIPMT Result 2016 declaration||June 5, 2016|
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Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme
The All India Pre Medical / Dental Test is a conventional pen and paper exam. Exam pattern of AIPMT 2016 is as follows. It is held in only one stage (earlier AIPMT was conducted as a two stage exam). Multiple choice questions are asked. There are 180 questions to be answered in 3 hours.
|Duration||180 minutes (3 hours)|
|Type of questions||Multiple choice questions with single answer correct.|
|Number of questions||180|
|Number of questions in each subject.|
The candidate will get 1 minute per question. It is a standard pen and paper mode exam only. There will be four options against each question and candidate has to mark the correct answer. The information brochure does not state whether questions on physics, chemistry, botany and zoology would be 45 each. However the pattern in AIPMT 2014 question paper was same as given above and it was stated by CBSE that pattern will remain same this year.
Marking scheme of AIPMT 2016
- For each correct answer +4 marks are given.
- For incorrect answer, -1 mark is deducted.
As the exam has 1 mark negative marking for wrong answers, candidate must be absolutely sure of the answer before marking.
Download information brochure – Click here to view / download AIPMT 2016 Information Brochure.
- AIPMT 2016 application form has to be filled and submitted online at www.aipmt.nic.in.
- It is in the best interests of the candidate that they check eligibility conditions for the exam before applying.
- A window of around three weeks is given to apply for AIPMT 2016 exam.
- Documents such as class 10 mark sheet, category certificates will be required while filling the AIPMT online application form.
More than 5,00,000 students appear each year for the All India Pre Medical / Dental.
Criteria as laid down by CBSE are the minimum requirements that must be met by applicants. The eligibility criteria includes educational qualifications, subject requirements and age criteria.
- Age limit – To be eligible to appear in the AIPMT exam, applicant must be at least 17 years old as on 31st December of the year of exam.
- The upper age limit is 25 years for general candidates and 30 years for SC / ST / OBC.
- Age limit may vary from state to state as per state regulations.
Nationality – Indian nationals as well as OCI candidates may appear for the exam.
Educational qualification required to appear in AIPMT.
- Applicant must have appeared (or will be appearing in 2016) class 10+2 or equivalent exam. The candidate must appear and qualify in the class 12th exam with PCB and English (with Maths or any approved fifth subject).
- B.Sc candidates who have appeared (or will be appearing in 2016) B.Sc final exam with at least two of PCB in B.Sc subjects and PCBE (and fifth subject) in qualifying exam.
- Candidate must obtain at least 50% marks in PCB or 45% (General PH) or 40% (SC / ST / OBC).
Participating States and Universities
- AFMC Pune
- Banaras Hindu University
- Delhi University
- Himachal Pradesh
- Jamia Hamdard
- Madhya Pradesh
Syllabus of AIPMT Exam 2016
The AIPMT syllabus is given here. There are four main components of the AIPMT 2016 exam syllabus – Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology. The syllabus of AIPMT exam is same as last year’s. Thus, candidates preparing for the All India Pre Medical Test as per syllabus of previous year AIPMT need not worry.
|Class 11||Class 11||Class 11|
|Physical world and measurement||Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry||Diversity in Living World|
|Kinematics||Structure of Atom||Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants|
|Laws of Motion||Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties||Cell Structure and Function|
|Work, Energy and Power||Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure||Plant Physiology|
|Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body||States of Matter: Gases and Liquids||Human physiology|
|Properties of Bulk Matter||Equilibrium||Reproduction|
|Thermodynamics||Redox Reactions||Genetics and Evolution|
|Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory||Hydrogen||Biology and Human Welfare|
|Oscillations and Waves||s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)||Biotechnology and Its Applications|
|Class 12||Some p-Block Elements||Ecology and environment|
|Electrostatics||Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques|
|Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism||Environmental Chemistry|
|Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents||Class 12|
|Electromagnetic Waves||Solid State|
|Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation||Electrochemistry|
|Atoms and Nuclei||Chemical Kinetics|
|Electronic Devices||Surface Chemistry|
|General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements|
|p- Block Elements|
|d and f Block Elements|
|Haloalkanes and Haloarenes|
|Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers|
|Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids|
|Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen|
|Chemistry in Everyday Life|
You can download AIPMT 2016 Syllabus PDF below.
- Click Here to view AIPMT Syllabus 2016 for All Subjects.
AIPMT 2016 Question Paper
The question paper of the All India Pre Medical Test is finalized by Central Board of Secondary Education. There are generally four sets of question papers. Each candidate is randomly given a question paper set. All care is taken to ensure that the level of difficulty in each paper is equal to be fair to all students.
AIPMT 2016 Answer Key
After the exam, all the candidates immediately start looking for the answer keys. Many AIPMT coaching institutes such as Aakash, Allen, Resonance publish the AIPMT solutions and key within three hours of the exam. However, the final and binding key corresponding to the exam is the AIPMT 2016 answer key by CBSE. CBSE officially publishes the correct answer corresponding to each question in the paper. The AIPMT Answer Key 2016 will be published around a week or two after the exam. Candidates can challenge the answers published. The final answer keys are then published. The scoring of each paper will be done in accordance with the final key.
AIPMT 2016 Result
The result of All India Pre Medical Test is declared by CBSE in the month of June. Candidates are also given the facility to see their OMR sheets and challenge any discrepancies in the same. The AIPMT result is published online. All the candidates can log on to www.aipmt.nic.in and know their result, download AIPMT score card.
15% of medical and dental seats in the All India Quota are reserved for admission through AIPMT. In all the states of India except Andhra Pradesh and Jammu Kashmir, admission in AI seats is through the All India Pre Medical Test. The exact number of seats varies from year to year. The AIPMT seat matrix is published by Medical Council of India at the time of counselling. Last year, there were 2156 MBBS Seats and 249 BDS seats.
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Other Institutes taking admission through AIPMT
Numbers present an objective picture of the competition level. In the All India Pre Medical / Dental Test 2016, the number of candidates that appeared for the exam was 3,74,386 which was 28% lesser than the figure of the year before that. The drop in numbers was probably due to the delayed date of the exam (Exam had to be reconducted following concerns over paper leak / cheating).
Of the 3,74,386 candidates that appeared for the exam, 18,610 were placed in the AIPMT merit list and wait list for 3,722 seats available under 15% All India quota.
Marks versus rank is represented in the rank-merit vs marks range table below.
Those students who are already in class 12th or are dropping a year for MBBS / BDS admissions are looking for information of AIPMT 2016. AIPMT 2016 complete information such as dates, eligibility, syllabus, application form are given here. Information pertaining to eligibility and syllabus are same as last year. Refer to the details given here for preparing for the upcoming medical entrance exams. CBSE AIPMT 2016 syllabus, exam pattern is determined by the Medical Council of India.
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