AIIMS PG 2017 Answer Key, Question Paper & Analysis

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    AIIMS PG 2017 was successfully conducted on May 07, 2017. The level of exam was moderate to difficult. The exam was held in online mode at various exam center of AIIMS. The official answer key is not released yet, but the unofficial answer key has been released.

    The question paper considered of 200 objective type questions which were divided into three sections i.e. Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical Phase. Candidates had the duration of three hours (180 Minutes) to attempt all the questions. One mark will be awarded for every correct answer and 1/3 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response. No marks for unanswered questions.

    AIIMS PG is a national level entrance test conducted for admissions to Master of Surgery (MS), Doctor of Medicine (MD), Master of Dental Surgery (MDS), M.Ch. (Master of Chirurgiae) and DM (Doctor of Medicine). The exam is conducted in online mode (Computer Based Test) twice a year in the month of January and July. AIIMS PG 2017 Result for July session is expected to be announced on May 13, 2017.

    After the declaration of result shortlisted candidates on the basis of their performance in written test, will be eligible for counselling process. AIIMS PG Counselling will be conducted by AIIMS three rounds.

    AIIMS PG 2017 Answer Key

    After the successfully commencement of AIIMS PG 2017, candidates are looking for answer key. The official answer key is released by AIIMS on its official website. Candidates are suggested to refer answer key for which they can calculate the total marks and analyze their performance in the exam. Some coaching institutes also provide the tentative answer key which is made by their subject experts. Candidates can use answer keys for the following reasons:

    • With the help of answer key, candidates can check the correct answer for the questions asked in the examination
    • With the help of answer key, you can compare your answers with the actual answer
    • With the help of answer key, to know the solved steps and answers for the questions
    • With the help of answer key, to know your qualifying status

    Steps to Download Answer Key

    Candidates who appeared AIIMS PG 2017 examination on May 07, 2017 can check the answer key to understand their qualifying status. Here are steps to download AIIMS PG Answer key.

    Step 1: Visit the website

    Step 2: Search for the link of answer key

    Step 3: Download PDF and save it

    Step 4: Verify your answers with actual answers

    AIIMS PG 2017 Qualifying Marks

    AIIMS PG 2017 Result is expected to be announced on May 13, 2017 on the official website. The minimum qualifying marks for AIIMS PG is 50% marks. Candidate is required to score minimum 50% marks in AIIMS PG entrance exam to qualify the exam. Only students who have scored more than 50% marks have their name displayed in the AIIMS PG 2017 Merit List.

    Tie Breaker Criteria

    In case a condition arises where two applicants have secured equal marks a tie-breaking practice is followed. The two-step process is as follows:

    • The total marks obtained by the candidate in the MBBS/BDS exam will be compared. One with the higher marks will be given the seat.
    • In case, the marks are equal, the age of the two applicants is compared; one who is older will be given the seat.

    AIIMS PG 2017 Paper Analysis

    AIIMS PG 2017 paper consists of 200 questions from Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical Phase. All the questions were in MCQ format (Multiple Choice Questions). The duration of the exam is 3 hours (180 Minutes). To complete the exam in given time, candidates should divide their time according to number of section in the exam.

    As per reports, AIIMS PG 2017 was the toughest yet among all the PG medical tests conducted in India. Most experts believe that the AIIMS PG exam pattern was similar from other PG medical entrance because of analytical questions. However, to score well, one must have sound knowledge of Clinical and Basic clinical science.

    One mark was awarded for every correct answer, negative marking was also applicable. Applicants must score minimum 50% marks to be shortlisted for counselling process.

    AIIMS PG 2017 Result

    AIIMS PG 2017 Result will be declared on May 13, 2017. Candidates can check their result on the official website of AIIMS (All India Institute of Medical Sciences). Only those candidates who will score minimum 50% marks can check their names in merit list. AIIMS PG 2017 Merit List will be released in 2 formats- Rank-wise and Roll number wise.

    Candidates who will successfully qualify the written test will be called for counselling process, it will start from December 14, 2017. The counselling will be conducted in 3 rounds by AIIMS. Here are the steps to check AIIMS PG 2017 Result.

    Steps to Check Result

    1. Visit the official website of AIIMS i.e.
    2. Click on the link of result
    3. Fill in your login details such as Candidate’s ID and Password
    4. Download and take multiple printouts for future use



    1 Comment
    Deepa R

    I didnt download can u pls send me the pdf now may aiims 2017

    31 Oct, 2017 15:27

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