Medical colleges play a major role in building a nation. These are colleges that make doctors and thus taking care of the health of the country. Government is also active in developing and establishing more and more medical colleges in order to enhance the health services in India.
To date, there are a total of 542 medical colleges, 246 government medical colleges in India and there are a total of 64 stand-alone PG Institutes in our nation which are recognized by the Medical Council of India.
In order to take admission in the government medical colleges, the student is required to qualify for the NEET or any other pre-medical entrance test. Only after passing the entrance test, on the basis of merit, the student is allotted medical colleges.
Though there are some other entrance tests also like AIIMS, JIPMER entrance test, etc that are required for admission in the specified medical college. Admission to a top college occurs on the basis of merits. Those students with more scores on the pre-medical entrance test will get more chances to get admission to top medical colleges in India.
Here in this guide, we will discuss the minimum score that a student needs to achieve in order to get admission to AIIMS, MAMC, AFMC, PMCH, KGMU, and Lady Harding Medical College.
Minimum marks required for admission in AIIMS medical college
All India Institute of medical science, Delhi is top ranked medical college in India. Though there are some more AIIMS colleges in India also, the most preferred AIIMS college by students is its branch in New Delhi. Other AIIMS medical colleges in India are also having great charm among medical aspirant students.
Since this medical institute is number one in India, thus requires the students to work hard and score more in order to get admission for the MBBS course.
Students in order to appear in the AIIM pre-medical entrance test, there is a need for a minimum of 60% for general and OBC category students in 12th standard with physics, chemistry, and biology from recognized board. For SC/ST category student, the marks required in 12th standard is minimum 50% and 45% marks is required in 12th standard in the case of PWBD candidates.
Students who have passed the 12th standard or are appearing in the 12th standard can fill the form for AIIMS pre-medical entrance test. For admission to AIIMS medical colleges, the general category students are required to score at least 50 % in the AIIMS pre medical entrance test. In the case of OBC category students, the minimum score required in AIIMS pre medical entrance test is 45% and for SC/ ST students, it is 40% marks.
The above mentioned marks are just the eligibility criteria for admission to the AIIMS medical colleges in India. The college seats for the MBBS course will be allotted on the basis of merit. The top ranked students will get admission while those who have cleared the eligibility criteria but not having good ranks might need to prepare for one more time in order to get admission to AIIMS colleges.
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi comes after AIIMs medical college, Delhi in ranking. This medical college is affiliated with Delhi University. It is attached to major hospitals thus giving the students one of the best clinical exposure. In order to get admission to this Medical college, the students will have to pass the NEET eligibility criteria.
Those general and OBC category students with a minimum of 50% marks in 12th with Physics, chemistry, and biology from recognized board are eligible to appear in this pre medical entrance test. The minimum marks required by SC/ ST students to appear in NEET are 45%.
In order to get admission in MAMC, New Delhi, the eligibility criteria for general students is 50% in NEET, for OBC students - 45% in NEET, and for SC/ ST students - 40 % in NEET. This data is just the eligibility criteria. The allotment of seats for the MBBS course will be on the basis of merits. The students with less than eligibility criteria in the NEET exam cannot even participate in the counseling process.
The admission to the AFMC college is not singly on the basis of NEET – UG scores. The students have to pass more physical tests as well to get admission to this Armed forces medical college.
The students have to pass the NEET eligibility criteria as mentioned in the above MAMC, New Delhi collage. Though the eligibility criteria are 50% for general students and less for other category students, there is a need to score at least around 550 marks in the NEET UG pre-entrance medical test.
You will have to pass the physical test and need to be healthy. The eyesight of the students have to be clear and should have participated in several other extra curricular activates other than studies. After cross all these tests, the lucky student will get the call for the interview. After the entire process, you will get admission to AFMC colleges.
Minimum marks required for admission in PMCH
Patna Medical College and Hospital is one of the oldest medical colleges in India providing the students with a great education and best clinical exposure.
For the admission process in this medical college, the eligibility criteria are the same as in the above medical college. The students have to pass the cutoff marks in the NEET UG pre test exam for medical courses. Admission to this college is taken on the basis of merit.
For general category students, there is a need for around 4552 ranks in NEET UG and scores around 620 marks. For OBC students, the required minimum score is 615, for EWS students, the required minimum score is 612, and for SC students, the minimum required score in NEET is 481 and for ST students, it is 509 marks.
Minimum marks required for admission to KGMU
KGMU or King Goerge’s Medical University is a top medical school in Lucknow, UP, India. There is a total of 250 seats for the MBBS course and the admission process is via NEET.
The eligibility criteria to take admission to KGMU college is the same as in the above medical college. The cut off marks that a student requires to score in NEET UG for admission in this college is 651 marks. The closing rank in round 1 counseling is AIR 496 while the closing rank in the 2nd round of counseling is AIR 908.
The college is having a reserved quota for state students. Those with AIR 800 are considered safe for admission in this college via central counseling while those with AIR 1500 are safe in state counseling.
Minimum marks required for admission to Lady Harding Medical College
Lady Harding Medical College is a medical college for girl candidates in Cannaught place, New Delhi. It is among the oldest medical colleges in India having a great ranking and providing good clinical exposure to the students.
This college also invites admission via NEET pre medical entrance test. The eligibility criteria are the same as in other medical colleges accepting admission via NEET UG.
The bottom line
So these are some minimum scores that a student needs to achieve in order to get admission to the above medical colleges for the MBBS course. I hope this article is helpful to students who are preparing for any of the above medical collage. Wish you the very best of luck with your Pre-medical entrance test.