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AIIMS MBBS 2017 Exam Pattern and Marking Scheme

The AIIMS MBBS 2017 Competitive Entrance Examination will have one paper consisting of 200 Objective Type ( Multiple Choice and Reason – Assertion type ) questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and General Knowledge/Aptitude.The distribution of questions is :
Subject Number of Questions
Physics 60
Chemistry 60
Biology (Botany & Zoology) 60
General Knowledge 10
Aptitude & Logical Thinking 10
Total 200

Standard of AIIMS 2017 MBBS Examination

The general standard of the Competitive Entrance Examination will be that of 12th class under the 10+2 Scheme / Intermediate Science. No syllabus has been prescribed by the Institute for the examination

Language of AIIMS 2017 MBBS Question Paper

Automated Question paper will be provided either in English or in Hindi according to the choice of candidates. Applicants must choose / indicate in the application form whether he / she prefers to have the question paper in English or Hindi. This choice cannot be changed later at any stage.


  • Each correct response will get a score of 1 mark.
  • Each incorrect response will get a score of -1/3 (minus-one-third).
  • No credit will be given for the questions not answered or marked for review (Please see Annexure-5 on Online Examination)
The score such obtained will be the Raw Score that will be used to determine Percentage score and percentile [for the purpose of Eligibility using Cut-Offs] and Normalization [for the purpose of determining Merit / Ranking].


(Please see the text for details and explanations)


Mode of Examination

Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online]


Duration of Examination

3½ hours (Three hours and thirty minutes)


Date of Examination

Sunday, 28th May, 2017

4 Number of Shifts 02 (Two)
5 Timing of Examination
First Shift : 09.00 AM to 12.30 PM
Second Shift : 03.00 PM to 06.30 PM
6 Allocation of shift Random


Location of Examination Centres

Tentatively 171 cities in India


Language of Paper

English / Hindi


Type of Examination

Objective Type


Number of Questions

One Paper of 200 (Two hundred)


Type of Objective Questions


Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Reason Assertion


Distribution of Questions


Physics : 60

Chemistry: 60

Biology (Botany & Zoology) : 60

General Knowledge : 10

Aptitude & Logical Thinking : 10


Distribution of Type of Questions


MCQs 140

Reason Assertion: 60*

[*All subjects except General



Marking Scheme


Correct Answer : One mark (+)1

Incorrect Answer: Minus one-third ()1/3

Unanswered / Marked for Review : 0


Method of Cut-Off


Percentile corresponding to following

Percentages : General 50%, OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 45%, SC /ST 40%. In case percentile of both shifts are unequal the lower percentile of both shits shall be the cut off. (Details on page 11)


Method of determining merit


Overall merit by merging of Percentiles of Total

scores of both shifts [First & Second shifts]


Method of resolving ties


In the following order:

Percentile in Biology

Percentile Chemistry

Percentile in Physics

Seniority by age


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