Medical Entrance Exams

Medical Entrance Exams

Medical-Entrance-ExamsKnow here all about Medical Entrance Exams 2017. Exam conducting bodies are organizing various medical and dental entrance exams in India at national, state, and college level. A large number of aspirants appear each year in the entrance exams to get admission in medical and dental programs. Exam dates of medical entrance exams 2017 and other details are given here for the reference of all candidates who wish to appear in any of the Medical Entrance Exams 2017 or Dental Entrance Exams 2017. Broadly, the data is divided into undergraduate admission entrance exams and postgraduate admission entrance exams.

Medical & Dental Entrance Exams 2017 and 2018 – UG (MBBS Entrance Exams, BDS, and other courses)

Following medical/dental entrance exams will be held for 2017 admission.

Name of UG Medical / Dental Exam Date of Exam
AIIMS MBBS 28-05-2017
JIPMER MBBS 04-06-2017
NEET 07-05-2017

Medical & Dental Entrance Exams 2016 and 2017  – PG

Most of the previously held PG medical entrance exams have been replaced by NEET PG. The following table contains PG medical and dental entrance exams that are being conducted for 2017-2018.

Name of PG Medical / Dental Exam Date Of Exam
AIIMS PG DM / M.CH / Fellowship Prog / MD(HOSPITAL ADMIN) – 05-11-2016
MD / MS / M.CH (6 YEARS) / DM (6 YEARS) / MDS – 13-11-2016
DNB CET 02-07-2016
DNB CET SS 29-11-2016
DNB PDCET 29-11-2016
GPAT 28 & 29-01-2017
JIPMER PG MD/MS 11-12-2016
NEET PG 5-12-2016 to 13-12-2016
NEET MDS 30-11-2016 to 3-12-2016
NEET SS 10-06-2017
NIMHANS 25 & 26-03-2017
PGIMER MD / MS 20-11-2016
SCTIMST Entrance Exam 01-11-2016 to 22-12-2016

Veterinary Entrance Exams

Others

Medical & Dental Entrance Exams That Were Held Earlier

Some of the medical entrance exams from those given below may not be held at all this year due to NEET.

Name of UG Medical / Dental Exam Date of Exam – of last year
Association of minority professional colleges in Karnataka (AMPCK) UGCET 10 July
AP MEDCO MCET AC Entrance Exam 13 May
AU AIMEE
AUMET
BHU PMT
Common Entrance Test For Pondicherry Private Medical / Dental Colleges (CETPPMC / CETPPDC)
Chettinad MBBS Entrance Exam 12 May
KIMS KAIET
MU-OET (Manipal University) April and May
Panjab University (PU) Common Entrance Test (CET) for BDS
PC PMT Rajasthan 29 May
Punjab PMET 15 May
SAAT 07 May
SBVDUMCET – Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University Medical Entrance Exam 11 June
TBJEE 26 and 27 Apr
TELANGANA MCET AC Through NEET

Other PG medical entrance exams that used to be organized till last year are in the table below.

Name of PG Medical / Dental Exam Date Of Exam – of last year
ACEE CMDPGEE – Combined Medical and Dental PG Entrance Exam
MD/MS – 27 Mar
MD Ayurveda – 23 Oct
AGMC PG CET 14 Feb
Association of minority professional colleges in Karnataka (AMPCK) – PGCET 24 Jan
BLDEU PGET 14 Feb
BLDEU SSET 03 Jul
BVP DENPET 20 Apr
BVP MEDPET 20 Apr
CMC Vellore PG 22 Jan
COMEDK PGET 17 Jan
DMIMS Nagpur – AIPGMCET; AIPGDCET 31 Jan
JAKBOPEE MD/MS/PG 28 Feb
Jharkhand PGET – Post Graduate Entrance Test
Karnataka PGET – Post Graduate Entrance Test
KGMU All Indian DM / M.Ch Entrance Exam (AIDMMChEE) 10 Jul
KIMS – PGM AIET; PGD AIET 17 Dec
KRLMPCA PG CET 31 Jan
MGM PGCET 12 Dec
MH PGM CET; MH PGD CET 24 Jan
MP Pre PG DMAT Mar
NIMSET 06 Mar
SDUAHER AIPGMET
SRHU PGMEE 14 Feb
Sumandeep Vidyapeeth AIPGET 05 Dec
TNPG – Tamil Nadu Post Graduate Medical and Dental Entrance Exam 14 Feb

MBBS, PG Medical

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, or in Latin: Medicinae Baccalaureus, Baccalaureus Chirurgiae (abbreviated as MBBS), are the two first professional undergraduate degrees awarded upon graduation from medical school in medicine and surgery by universities in various countries.

Medical colleges in India, accredited by the Medical Council of India, all title the degrees as MBBS. The students complete a course of four and a half years followed by one year of a compulsory rotatory internship before applying for the degree. The course is divided into four parts with only the second part lasting one and a half years.

Following MBBS they can apply for post graduate (specialty) courses which will be for 2 to 3 years they will receive a degree as MD, MS, DNB depending on the subjects. Following this, they can also further do super specialty courses in cardiology, neurology, oncology, nephrology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, immunology, etc.

BDS, MDS

In India, training in dentistry is through a 5-year BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) course, which includes 4 years of study followed by one year of internship.

Post graduate training is for three years in the concerned specialty of Master of Dental Surgery (MDS).

Brief Overview of Medical Entrance Exams

Medical Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 – Get the details regarding the Medical Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 and find the top medical entrance examinations here.

The Medical stream is the best career – oriented stream nowadays and one of the preferable choices of the students. Medical courses open a wide range of career opportunities for the students.

Medical courses are offered in the best universities and colleges of the country. To avail admission in the top level colleges and universities, the students will have to qualify the Medical Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018. These entrance exams are quite popular among students and organized at national, state and university level. Some of the top level Medical Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 which admit the students in top – level universities and colleges are listed here.

Medical Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 – A List of Top Exams:

NEET

Full Name: National Entrance cum Eligibility Test

Organizing Body: Central Board of Secondary Education

NEET is one of the renowned and toughest Medical Entrance Exams 2017 – 2018 which is held generally in May. It is organized at the national level with the purpose to offer admissions to the medical courses in the top level universities and colleges of the country. This is objective examination with 180 multiple choice questions. The time span to solve the exam is THREE (3) hours. The exam comprises three sections namely Physics, biology and chemistry. The exam comprises of the multiple choice questions in which multiple choices are with only one possible answer.

AIIMS MBBS

Full Name: AIIMS MBBS entrance exam

Organizing Body: AIIMS, New Delhi

AIIMS MBBS is another renowned and deemed examination which is usually scheduled in the month of May every year. This exam is hosted by the AIIMS with the purpose to offer admission in the MBBS courses. The AIIMS is the computer based entrance test and considered as the toughest entrance examination. 3 hours and 30 minutes will be provided to solve the exam. The exam is conducted in two shifts i.e. morning and afternoon. There will be total 200 questions. AIIMS MBBS is objective in nature with multiple choices and only one correct answer.

JIPMER MBBS

Full Name: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research Medical entrance exam

Organizing Body: JIPMER, Puducherry

Another top level Medical Entrance Exam 2017 – 2018 is JIPMER MBBS which is generally conducted in the month of June every year. This entrance exam is organized to grant admission in the medical college JIPMER. It is conducted in the offline mode. The medium of the question paper shall be English. The exam paper will total 200 questions. The exam is objective in nature which comprises of various multiple choices with only one appropriate answer. There is no negative marking.

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    • MBBS / BDS admission in most of the colleges will be done through NEET UG. You can apply for AIIMS, JIPMER separately.

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