NEET Eligibility for AIIMS and JIPMER

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    AIIMS and JIPMER are the most sought after institutes that used to conduct separate medical entrance tests until recently. But now, with NEET becoming mandatory, all other medical examinations are scrapped. Craze among students for these two colleges is still noticed. Thus, it is advised that students go through the eligibility guidelines carefully before applying. Read NEET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Eligibility Criteria is an aspect that almost remains similar for each year, with few minute changes. Though the application window for NEET 2020 has closed, candidates can refer to the article for upcoming sessions of medical entrance test.

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    AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2020

    AIIMS MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2020

    AIIMS MBBS entrance test has been scrapped by the MHRD in 2019, making NEET mandatory for all admission into all medical colleges for MBBS. Candidates who were till now looking forward to the AIIMS 2020 entrance test will now have to appear for NEET 2020. Theri candidature for the test will be considered on NEET 2020 eligibility guidelines. However, for admission purposes, students are required to fulfil eligibility criteria of both NEET and AIIMS MBBS.

    Important Points for AIIMS MBBS Eligibility:

    • Candidates who have or are appearing at the qualifying examination and expect to pass at the required percentile will be considered eligible after furnishing proper documents of qualifying examination.

    • Furnished certificate should be from the concerned Indian University/Association of Indian Universities to the effect that the examination passed by the candidate is considered eligible equivalent to Class 12 under 10+2 scheme/immediate science examination.

    AIIMS Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Overview

    Qualifying examAspirant must have completed their Class 12 from CBSE/ISC/State Board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as the main subject
    Minimum marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and EnglishFor General and OBC aspirants – 60% aggregate; For SC and ST candidates – 50% aggregate For PwD candidates - 45% aggregate
    Age limit17 years as on December 31, 2020
    NationalityIndian, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs and Foreign Nationals

    AIIMS Eligibility Criteria 2020 – Age

    Candidates willing to seek admission in AIIMS MBBS 2020 should have completed an age of 17 years as on December 31, 2020. Aspirants born on or after January 02, 2004 will not be eligible to apply for AIIMS.

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    AIIMS MBBS 2020 Eligibility Criteria – Academic Qualification

    Aspiring medical candidates should have passed Class 12 under the 10+2 scheme/senior school certificate examination or an equivalent examination from a recognised University/Board from any state.

    Candidates should have English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the main subjects. Also students who will be appearing for Class 10+2 board examination in the year 2019 are also eligible to apply for the medical entrance examination.

    Category-wise Minimum Marks Requirement

    CategoriesMinimum Marks Required in 10+2
    General (UR) and OBC60%
    PwD45% (It has been lowered from 50% to 45%)

    AIIMS MBBS 2020 Eligibility Criteria – Nationality

    To apply for AIIMS MBBS 2020, a candidate is required to be a citizen of India. However, Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) aspirants, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) aspirants, Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Foreign nationals are also eligible to appear for UG entrance exam.

    AIIMS MBBS 2020 Eligibility Criteria for Foreign Nationals

    There are 7 seats reserved for foreign nationals in addition to total seats in AIIMS, New Delhi only. Such aspirants will be nominated by the Government of India and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in their Immediate Science. 

    Number of seats in AIIMS New Delhi

    As per previous year records, following are the seats reserved for various categories in AIIMS, Delhi

    CategorySeats allotted to categories
    Indian Nationals100
    Foreign nationals 7
    General Category50

    AIIMS MBBS 2020 - Participating AIIMS

    AIIMS New DelhiAIIMS KalyaniAIIMS Mangalagiri (Guntur)
    AIIMS BathindaAIIMS JodhpurAIIMS Nagpur
    AIIMS BhopalAIIMS GorakhpurAIIMS Patna
    AIIMS BhubaneswarAIIMS DeogarhAIIMS Rae Bareli
    AIIMS RaipurAIIMS RishikeshAIIMS Telangana

    JIPMER MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2020

    JIPMER MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2020

    Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education Research, Puducherry eligibility criteria for MBBS 2020 admissions reflects the prerequisite conditions that candidates have to fulfil to seek admission.Since MHRD has already announced that there will only be a single medical entrance test in the nation - National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET); candidates aspiring for JIPMER are now required to appear for NEET 2020. However, it is necessary for all candidates to keep in mind that they need to abide by the eligibility criteria of both JIPMER MBBS 2020 and NEET 2020 to get a seat in the institute.

    Click here to read NEET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Important Points for JIPMER MBBS Eligibility:

    • Candidates who wish to apply for JIPMER 2020 but are waiting for their final results will be considered eligible only if they are able to fulfil all other mentioned eligibility criteria. However, their final eligibility will be ensured only after declaration of Class 12 results.

    • Candidates of class 12 whose results are awaited should not consider issuance of Admit Card as an assurance of eligibility.

    As per JIPMER eligibility criteria 2020, students from general category and EWS are required to secure at least 50% marks combined in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Students from reserved categories (SC/ST/OBC) are required to score 40% marks. Other details like nationality, academic requirements, age limit and other mandatory details are provided below. All JIPMER MBBS 2020 aspirants are advised to go through the details carefully.

    JIPMER Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Overview

    Qualifying ExamClass 12 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English as main subjects in Classes 11 and 12.
    Lower Age Limit17 years as on December 31, 2020. Candidates must be born on or before January 1, 2003.
    Maximum Age LimitNo upper age limit in JIPMER MBBS 2020.
    Qualifying MarksUR and EWS - 50%, OBC/SC/ST/PwD- 40%, General-PwD - 45% (minimum aggregate marks for PCB subjects only)
    NationalityIndian Nationals, NRIs, & OCIs

    JIPMER 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Nationality

    To seek admission under JIPMER 2020, a candidate must be a citizen of India or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) or National Residents of India (NRI). OCI and NRI candidates are required to upload the necessary documents while filling the application form. Such candidates will only be considered for ‘unreserved’ category seats.

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    JIPMER Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Age Limit

    All aspiring candidates applying for JIPMER MBBS 2020 must be of at least 17 years of age on or before December 31, 2020. According to JIPMER eligibility criteria, there is no upper age limit for the entrance exam. However, there will also be no relaxation in the lower age limit given to any candidate under any circumstances, irrespective of his/her category. 

    JIPMER 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Academic Requirements

    It is required for all aspiring candidates of JIPMER to pass the qualifying examination of Class 12 or an equivalent exam. The candidates should have Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology as essential subjects in the last two years of study along with English as a core subject. Candidates who will be applying under OCI & NRI quota and have not completed class 12 from the country will have to submit an Eligibility Certificate from Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi.

    Going by the JIPMER MBBS 2020 eligibility criteria, the qualifying marks have been decreased for each category. Also, the addition of EWS (Economically Weaker Section) has been made. For Unreserved and EWS category, minimum marks have been decreased from 60% to 50%, while for SC/ST/OBC/PwD and Unreserved-PwD candidates, it is 40% and 45%, respectively.

    Category-wise Minimum Marks Requirement

    CategoriesMinimum Marks Required in 10+2
    General (UR) and EWS50%

    JIPMER 2020- Categories Description

    Unreserved Category

    UR means a candidate who is an Indian national satisfying the eligibility criteria as prescribed by the Medical Council of India and not falling in any other reserved category.

    Other Backward Classes (NON-Creamy Layer)

    OBC-NCL applicants are required to ensure that they do not belong to the persons/sections of Creamy Layer as recognized by the Government of India, Department of Personnel & Training. Certificates that will be required to be produced during counselling should NOT be older than 1 year on date of first counseling.

    Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe

    Candidates falling under these categories will be required to produce the necessary certificates in the format provided supporting their claims. 

    Orthopedic Physically Challenged (OPH)

    The candidates must possess a valid document certifying his/her physical disability conforming to judgment of the Supreme Court of India.

    Check here NEET 2020 Reservation Criteria

    Union Territory Specific Eligibility for Reservation

    Puducherry – Unreserved

    (P-UR): A candidate is considered to belong to the UT of Puducherry (P-UR) if he/she satisfies at least one of the following domicile criteria.

    • Those candidates or whose parent (either mother or father or both) or Guardian (in the case of children who have lost both parents) has been residing continuously in this Union territory for at least five years immediately preceding the date of application.

    • Candidates who have passed SSLC/HSC or any other public examination and for that purpose had undergone academic studies continuously for 5 successive classes immediately preceding the qualifying examination (including the year of the qualifying examination) in recognized education institutions (s) located in Puducherry Union Territory and having their residence in the Puducherry Union Territory for 5 years continuously during that period.

    • Children whose parents are Central Government Servants, State Government Servants, Defence Personnel, Central Paramilitary Forces, Employees of Public Sector Undertakings posted and serving in the Puducherry Union Territory for at least a minimum continuous period of three years immediately prior to the last date of submission of application

    • Children of the above said employees should have studied in the Higher Secondary Course of two years in any of the schools in the U.T. of Puducherry and should have also passed the Higher Secondary Examination from the same school.

    • Children of Defence Personnel who were killed or disabled in action and who have declared Puducherry as their hometown.

    Puducherry Other Backward Classes

    P-OBC means a candidate who satisfies the aforementioned definitions of categories (OBC) as well as (Puducherry Unreserved).

    Puducherry Scheduled Caste

    P-SC means a candidate who satisfies the aforementioned definitions of categories (SC) as well as (Puducherry Unreserved)

    Puducherry Orthopedic Physically Challenged

    P-OPH means a candidate who satisfies the aforementioned definition of categories (OPH) as well as (Puducherry Unreserved)

    Non- Resident of India (NRI) / Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College


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