AIPMT(All India Pre-Medical Pre-Dental Entrance Examination)

Important Dates (Tentative) and Parameters
Preliminary Examination Date 1st week of April (tentative)
Final Examination Date 2nd/3rd week of May (tentative)
Sale of Bulletin 13th December to 31st December (tentative)
Online submission 15th November to 31st December (tentative)
Last Date of receipt of online application 7th January (tentative)
Last Date of receipt of offline application 7th January (tentative)
Declaration of Result of Preliminary Examination 3rd week of April (tentative)
Declaration of Result of Main Examination 1st week of June (tentative)
Application Mode For online mode: Applicants can submit the application form at and make online payment of examination fees through credit card. Candidates also have the option to download the form, take a print out and send to the board along with a demand draft. The fee for general and OBC candidates is INR 700 while for SC/ST it is INR 350. The draft should be drawn in favor of Secretary, Central Board of Secondary Education, payable at Delhi.For offline mode:Candidates can get the application form on payment of INR 800 for general and OBC categories and INR 450 for SC/ST categories. The application forms are available in selected branches of Canara Bank and regional offices of CBSE. For obtaining the forms from the board’s office the demand draft should be accompanied with a self addressed stamped envelope (size 12″ by 10″). The envelope should be marked as “Request for Information Bulletin and Application Form for AIPMT – 2012″.

Contact Address:

Deputy Secretary (AIPMT)

Central Board of Secondary Education

Shiksha Kendra, 2, Community Centre,

Preet Vihar, Delhi – 110301

Phone: 011-22509256-59

Fax: 011-22509251

Eligibility Criteria At the time of admission, candidates need to be at least 17 years of age. The upper age limit for AIPMT applicants is 25 years. Applicants should be Indian nationals. For candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC classes, the upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years. Applicants need to complete higher secondary (10+2) examination from a recognized institute with Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Biotechnology, and English as compulsory subjects, along with mathematics or any other elective subject.

[Students from Jammu and Kashmir and Andhra Pradesh are not eligible for the entrance examination (because since its inception these 2 states have opted out of All India Scheme). Students from these 2 states can only be considered if they can produce an original affidavit, attested by First Class Judicial Magistrate or a Metropolitan Magistrate, stating that they are not eligible to appear in the medical or dental entrance examination conducted by their respective states].

Recommended Books:Given below is a list of the recommended books that can be referred by the AIPMT aspirants:

  • HC Verma for Physics
  • Physics: CBSE PMT set of 3 Volumes by Anil Aggarwal
  • P.K.AGARWAL physics
  • NCERT- Physics Part 1 and Part 2
  • Concept of Competition Physics for CBSE PMT by Aggarwals


  • ABC Chemistry
  • Tandon Organic Chemistry
  • Arihant Organic Chemistry
  • Tandon Inorganic Chemistry
  • Dinesh Chemistry
  • Tandon Physical Chemistry
  • Morrision Boyd for Organic Chemistry
  • NCERT- Chemistry Part 1 and Part 2
  • Peter Atkins and Julio de Paula for Physical Chemistry


  • AC Dutta for Botany (Oxford Publication)
  • Dinesh Objective Biology
  • NCERT- Biology Part 1 and Part 2
  • Trueman’s Biology
  • Pradeep’s Biology
  • MTG (Biology Today) CBSE PMT (Subscription)
  • SC Verma (Part-1 and 2)

Institutes Accepting the AIPMT Score

Most reputed government and private medical and dental colleges in India admit a fixed number of students via AIPMT.

Syllabus: The syllabus of the AIPMT Entrance Exam is as follows:

Sr.No. Section Total Questions
Preliminary Examination Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology) – 1 paper (objective type questions) 200 (3 hours)
Final Examination Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology) – 1 paper (objective type questions) 120 (3 hours)

** Questions will be set in English and Hindi. Students can opt for any language. Preferred language should be mentioned in the application form, which cannot be changed later.

The detailed syllabus of the preliminary and main examination is as follows:


  • Introduction and Measurement
  • Description of Motion in One Dimension
  • Description of Motion in Two and Three Dimensions
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Rotational Motion
  • Gravitation
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Oscillations
  • Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Thermal and Chemical Effects of Currents
  • Magnetic Effect of Currents
  • Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
  • Electromagnetic Waves (Qualitative Treatment)
  • Ray Optics and Optical Instruments
  • Electrons and Photons
  • Atoms, Molecules and Nuclei
  • Solids and Semiconductor Devices


  • Some basic concepts in Chemistry
  • States of matter
  • Atomic structure
  • Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
  • Chemical energetics
  • Chemical bonding
  • Equilibrium
  • Redox reactions
  • Solid state Chemistry
  • Chemical thermodynamics
  • Solutions
  • Chemical kinetics
  • Electrochemistry
  • Surface chemistry
  • Hydrogen
  • s-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth metals):
  • General principles and processes of isolation of elements
  • p-Block Elements
  • The d-and f-Block elements
  • Coordination compounds
  • Some basic principles of Organic Chemistry
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Purification and characterization of carbon compounds
  • Organic compounds with functional groups containing halogens (X)
  • Organic compounds with functional groups containing oxygen
  • Organic Compounds with functional group containing nitrogen
  • Polymers
  • Biomolecules
  • Chemistry in everyday life

Biology (Botany and Zoology)

  • Diversity in Living World
  • Cell : The Unit of Life ; Structure and Function
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Structure and Function – Plants
  • Structure and Function – Animals
  • Reproduction, Growth and Movement in Plants
  • Reproduction and Development in Humans
  • Ecology and Environment
  • Biology and Human Welfare
  • Biotechnology and its Applications

Entrance Exams 2012