NBE to conduct online PG medical entrance test

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The National Board of Examination (NBE) has announced that it is conducting the All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination online from Nov 25 to Dec 6, 2013 across 38 cities.

The forthcoming edition of the All India Post Graduate Medical Entrance Examination (AIPRMEE)  will be conducted online from Nov 25 to Dec 6, across 70 Prometric centers in 38 cities, announced the National Board of Examination (NBE) on Wednesday. see AIPGMEE 2014  Notification

Apparently, the decision was taken soon after the Supreme Court had approved the engagement of the NBE for the task as well as the proposed schedule for the exam.

The NBE has also confirmed that it will be conducting the admission entrance test to the pan-India 50 per cent quota in MS/MD/PG diploma courses offered through government colleges or institutions, except in Jammu and Kashmir and Andhra Pradesh.

Meanwhile, the governments of Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Punjab, as well as the University of Delhi will use the AIPGMEE scores for selecting candidates for colleges administered/overseen by them. All these states won’t be conducting any state-level entrance test of their own. In fact, it has been also decided that the admission to armed forces Medical Service institutes will also be made on the basis of AIPGMEE performance.

Bipin Batra, Executive Director of NBE, stated that the duration of the exam will be 210 minutes, or three hours and 30 minutes. Apart from that, another 15 minutes will be granted for making candidates familiar with the test pattern.

Batra also confirmed that the test will include 300 multiple choice questions that will cover various subject matters covered by the MBBS syllabus. However, there won’t be any negative marking for wrong answers.

Note:

Test vouchers (pre-paid) are already available in 279 Axis Bank branches across the country. The window for registration and scheduling  has already started

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