AIIMS PG 2018 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
All India Institutes of Medicals Science-Post Graduate Exam (AIIMS PG) is conducted by AIIMS, New Delhi. There will be approximately 162 number of seats with subject wise division in each of the institutes.
Applicants must possess MBBS degree for MS/MD courses and BDS degree for MDS courses. AIIMS PG is an all India level entrance examination for admission to post graduate courses such as
AIIMS PG 2018 will be conducted in online mode. AIIMS PG 2018 Exam will be conducted in the first week of May 2018. AIIMS PG 2018 Result will be declared within a week of date of examination on the official website www.aiimsexams.org.
All the aspirants must study the exam pattern in detail before preparing for the examination.
Refer to the exam pattern highlights table below:
|Mode of Examination||Online mode i.e. CBT (Computer Based Test)|
|Number of papers||1|
|Number of questions||For MS/MD: One paper of 200 MCQ For MDS: One paper of 90 MCQ|
|Question Paper Type||Multiple-choice questions|
|AIIMS PG 2018 Total Marks||For MS/MD: 200 marks For MDS: 90 marks|
|Exam duration|| For MS/MD: 3 hours|
(180 minutes) For MDS: 1.5 hours
AIIMS administers AIIMS PG Exam and there will be a single question paper consisting of multiple-choice questions based on the syllabus of MBBS programmes.
The objective questions will be based on the syllabus of M.B.B.S and BDS programmes for MS/MD and MDS respectively.
The conducting body AIIMS will employ negative marking for evaluation. 1/3rd marks will be deducted for incorrect answer from the total.
AIIMS PG syllabus includes Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical Phase from the M.B.B.S syllabus. The subjects divided into each of these phases should be thoroughly studied by the aspirants.
Aspirants who seek admission for MDS programme in AIIMS should study the following syllabus taught for BDS.
Here is tabulation of Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical Phase for both MS/MD and MDS:
|Phase||Syllabus for MS/MD||Syllabus for MDS|
|Pre-clinical||Anatomy||Preclinical Conservative Dentistry|
|Physiology||Preclinical Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge|
|General Anatomy including Embryology and Histology|
|Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Oral histology|
|General Human Physiology & Biochemistry|
|Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Oral histology|
|Para-clinical||Community Medicine||General Medicine|
|Forensic Medicine||General Surgery|
|Pharmacology||Oral Medicine & Radiology|
|Microbiology||Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics|
|Clinical||Community Medicine||Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery|
|Medicine and allied subjects (Psychiatry, Dermatology)||Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics|
|Obstetrics||Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge|
|Gynaecology||Paediatric & Preventive Dentistry|
|Surgery and allied subjects (Anaesthesiology, E.N.T., Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics)|
AIIMS PG aspirants can prepare using the same syllabus as their UG courses. Applicants who seek admission for MS/MD course should study the M.B.B.S syllabus. MDS course applicants should study the BDS syllabus. Aspirants should solve previous years question papers and take mock tests online to check and improve their speed.
An in-depth preparation is utmost necessary for the examination. Here is list of books for reference to study for AIIMS PG 2018.
|Anatomy||Anatomy (Vol. 1-4) - Exam Success Review MCQs for MBBS Ist Prof & PG Entrance||Brijendra Singh||ISBN-10: 8172339429 ISBN-13: 978-8172339425|
|Anatomy for MDS||NEET PG MCQs for Dental Students: Anatomy Question Bank (PB)||Singh||ISBN-10: 9386347040 ISBN-13: 978-9386347046|
|All subjects||AIIMS and All India PG Medical Entrance Examinations: Review Questions 2002-2015||Arun Kumar||ISBN-10: 9385915320 ISBN-13: 978-9385915321|
|All subjects for MDS||Complete Review of AIIMS – 25 (PG Dental Entrance Examination)||Aman Sharma / Sandeep Goyal / Simranjit Singh||ISBN-10: 938631035X ISBN-13: 978-9386310354|
|All subjects||AIIMS: PG Medical Entrance Examination November 2011 (with Explanatory Answers)||Nitin Gupta||ISBN-10: 8123921004 ISBN-13: 978-8123921006|
|All subjects||DAMS AIIMS PG Medical Entrance Examination, May 2014||Dr. Bhaskar Krishnamurthy / Dr. Rahul Rajeev / Dr. Sumer Sethi||ISBN-10: 8123925778 ISBN-13: 978-8123925776|
|All subjects for MDS||Dental Desk (NEET MDS /AIIMS)||Dr. Santokh Singh Dr.Joohi Sharma, Dr.Varun Chopra||ISBN-10: 1632271699 ISBN-13: 978-1632271693|
The mode of examination is online i.e. computer based test. AIIMS PG aspirants should take a few mock tests as experience. Here are a few guidelines the aspirants should follow:
*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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