AFMC, Pune MBBS Admissions
The Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) Pune, India is one of the most reputed medical colleges in India offering MBBS, nursing and other post graduate medical courses.
AFMC is the first medical college set up by the Armed Forces of any country in Asia. Its uniqueness lies in the way it combines medical education with training specific to the health care needs of India's Armed Forces. AFMC is currently affiliated to the Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) and is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) to conduct Undergraduate and various Post - Graduate medical courses.
Admission to the MBBS program offered at AFMC, Pune, India is done through AIPMT exam (conducted by the CBSE), followed by a "Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning (ToELR)" (conducted by AFMC) and a Psychological Assessment-cum-Interview at AFMC, Pune.
A total of 130 candidates (including a maximum of 25 girls) will be selected fior the MBBS seats. All the 105 boys and 25 girls admitted to AFMC, Pune have compulsory liability to serve as commissioned officers in the Armed Forces Medical Services on graduation. The type of commission will depend upon the vacancies available and merit-cum-option at the final MBBS examination.
Ten seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe candidates who also have similar service liability and have to fulfil the requirements of medical fitness, age, educational qualification and qualifying the entrance examination.
About MBBS from AFMC
The MBBScourse duration at AFMC is 4 years 6 months followed by 1 year of compulsary rotating internship training. Candidates who successfully complete course work are exclusively appointed as doctors to deploy their duties in Indian Armed Forces. AFMC Pune is residential medical college and research institution offering opportunities to men and women. The MBBS course at AFMC begins by August, 2014.
The liability of the SSC officers passing out of AFMC to serve the Armed Forces Medical Services would be seven (7) years. All candidates admitted to the college are required to execute a bond to this effect for an amount of 25 lacs (Rupees twenty five lacs) at the time of joining the college. Students removed from service liability due to any reason will have to pay the bond money as per conditions laid down by Govt of India.
AFMC 2014 Online Application FormAFMC 2014 MBBS Application Process will be entirely an online Process. For complete details, visit the AFMC Application Process page.
AFMC 2014 Exam Pattern
AFMC no longer conducts its own medical entrance exam. Admission to the MBBS program offered at AFMC, Pune, India is done through AIPMT exam (conducted by the CBSE). This is followed by a "Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning (ToELR)" (conducted by AFMC) and a Psychological Assessment-cum-Interview at AFMC, Pune. To know more about ToELR, visit the AFMC exam pattern page.
AFMC Exam CentresAFMC will be accepting AIPMT scores for its MBBS admissions. Please go through the list of AIPMT exam centres. The "Test of English Language, Comprehension, Logic and Reasoning (ToELR)" will be conducted by AFMC at AFMC, Pune itself.
AFMC 2014 Eligibility CriteriaAll the candidates willing to take admission in AFMC Pune MBBS course should be medically fit as per laid down standards. Only unmarried candidates are eligible. Marriage during the course is not permitted. For detailed AFMC 2014 Eligibility Criteria Click Here.
AFMC 2014 Results
AIPMT 2014 results declaration will be made by end of June 1st week, 2014. Candidates shortlisted basis AIPMT scores will be then called for ToELR and Interview at AFMC, Pune.
AFMC final results will be announced on the basis of the final score (AIPMT-2014 score, ToELR score and interview marks) and two merit lists, one for boys and one for girls, will be drawn up and admissions will be offered only to candidates on these merit lists in accordance with their final merit position.
Individual call letters of admission will be mailed by post only to selected candidates who have to join AFMC. These candidates will also be informed on their e-mail. The AFMC result will be also published by the O/o DGAFMS in leading national newspapers and displayed on the AFMC official website.
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AFMC Contact Details
Officer-in-Charge, Admission Cell
Armed Forces Medical College,
Pune – 411 040
Admission Cell: 020-26334230, 020 -26334209
Brig Administration: (UG) Office: 020 - 26333572
Fax No: 020-26334236
Web site: http://www.afmc.nic.in
E- mail id: [email protected]; [email protected]