AIIMS PG Exam Pattern 2020 – Check Exam Dates, Syllabus, Marking Distribution

AIIMS PG Exam Pattern 2020 – AIIMS PG 2020 exam date has been released. PG entrance examination will be held on 17 November 2019. AIIMS PG 2020 Admit Card will be issued tentatively in the first or second week of November. AIIMS PG result 2020 will announce on 22 November 2019. Before that, All the exam applied candidates are should focus and practice the previous year question paper to getting high marks. We are mentioned here important details about the AIIMS PG 2020 exam pattern, exam date, syllabus, marking schemes.

AIIMS PG 2020 Exam

All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) is conducting the national level entrance examination for the PG courses like MD /MS / M. Ch / DM / MDS. It will be conducted yearly two times for the January and July sessions. The Registration process has started on May onwards. Based on the candidate’s merit list they can get admission into various AIIMS institutions located in across India. All the candidates will attend the PG course’s classes on 1st January 2020.

AIIMS PG 2020 Important Dates

EventsStart Date
Online Basic Registration06 May 2019
Final Registration27 September 2019
Entrance Examination17 November 2019
Announcement of Result22 November 2019
AIIMS PG Exam Pattern
AIIMS PG 2020 Latest Notifications (January Session)
  • From 2019 onwards, AIIMS introduced the new registration process to the exam applying candidates in the name of Prospective Applicants Advanced Registration (PAAR).
  • PAAR consists of two steps i.e., Basic Registration and Final Registration.

Overview of AIIMS PG Exam Pattern

Mode of Examination: Computer Based Test (CBT)
Language of Paper: English
Number of Shifts: 01 Shift (One)
Exam Conducting Centre: As notified on Admit Card
Number of Exam Centres: Tentatively 64 Cities all over India
Number of Questions: 200 MCQs
Time of Examination: 3 Hours
Examination Type: Objective Type
Types of Questions: Single Best Answer, Multiple True-False, Match the Following, Sequential Arrangement, Multiple Completion, Reason Assertion, Extended Matching Items.
Negative Marks: Based on the Question Type

AIIMS PG Exam Syllabus

The entrance test for MD / MS will consist of multiple-choice questions covering all the subjects taught at the M.B.B.S level

The entrance test for MDS will consist of multiple-choice questions covering all the subjects taught at the BDS level

SubjectsImportant Topics to be covered
Pre-clinicalAnatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology
Para-clinicalCommunity Medicine, Forensic Medicine, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology
ClinicalCommunity Medicine, Dermatology, Paediatrics, and Gynaecology, Obstetrics
Surgery and allied subjectsE.N.T., Anaesthesiology, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, etc.,


AIIMS PG Exam Marking Distribution

Question TypesCorrect AnswerWrong Answer
Single Best Answer+1-1/3
Multiple True-False+1/5-1/5
Match the Following+1/4-1/4
Sequential Arrangements+1-1
Multiple Completion+1/4-1/4
Reason Assertion+1/4-1/4
Extended Matching Items+1/2-1/2

AIIMS PG exam marking scheme is according to the question type. No mark will not be provided and deducted for the unattempted questions.

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