Armed Forces Medical College ( AFMC 2012 ), Pune, was established in 1948 for post graduate courses. A graduate wing for MBBS course was started in AFMC on 04 Aug 1962 with the aim of inducting medical graduates to the Armed Forces Medical Services.
Applications are invited for admission to the MBBS course at Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC 2012), Pune, commencing from 01 Aug 2012. Total 130 candidates (105 Boys and 25 girls) will be selected. All the 130 candidates admitted to AFMC 2012, 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. 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 15 lacs (Rupees Fifteen 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.
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.
Following are AFMC 2012 Important Dates :
AFMC 2012 SPECIAL CONCESSIONS:
The Govt will provide free accommodation and entitled rations, subsidized messing, AC 3 Tier free railway warrant from college to home and back during vacations, a book subsidy of `.12,000/- during entire training period, uniform allowance of `. 6000/- per student during first year and `. 1250/- per year, as maintenance allowance in subsequent years and any other misc allowances as applicable.
All candidates should be medically fit as per laid down standards for the Armed Forces.
Only unmarried candidates are eligible. Marriage during the course is not permitted. The college is fully residential both for boys and girls.
AFMC 2012 EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION :
Applicants must have passed the XII standard/pre-professional/premedical examination or equivalent examination of statutory Indian University/Board or any other recognized Board/University as a regular student in all the subjects opted for in FIRST ATTEMPT with the subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology securing not less than 60% of aggregate marks in the three science subjects taken together, not less than 50% marks in each of the science subjects and not less than 50% marks in English. They must have also passed an examination in Mathematics at least of the matriculation standard. A graduate of B.Sc. examination with not less than two of the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany or Zoology) and also must have passed the earlier qualifying examination i.e. XII standard/Pre professional (Med) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English and obtained marks as stated above.
AFMC 2012 Reservation of seats
Open for all states ( Based on AFMC 2012 score ) :- 130 total seats ( Must be unmarried )
- 105 seats for Boys
- 25 seats for Girls
- 10% seats reserved for SC/ST
(a) Candidates who are to appear in the qualifying examination (10+2 or equivalent) up to first week of May 2012 may also appear for the test provisionally.
(b) The following categories of students are NOT ELIGIBLE to apply :-
- Candidates who have passed in Domestic Science, Domestic Arithmetic, Lower Math separately or in combination with other subjects like General Science, Social studies in High School/Higher Secondary (Multi Purpose) or equivalent examination (
- Candidates who have passed only Pre-University/Pre-Degree (one year course) or Pre-Professional in Agriculture/Veterinary/Dental Examination
- Candidates who have passed the Pre-Professional or other equivalent qualifying examination as PRIVATE CANDIDATES.
AFMC 2012 AGE LIMIT :
Must have attained the age of 17 years on 31 December 2012 but must NOT have attained the age of 22 years on the above mentioned date i.e. not born earlier that 01 January 1990 and not later than 31 December 1994, if the academic qualification of the candidate is 10+2 or equivalent. A candidate who has passed B.Sc. examination or will be appearing in final B.Sc. examination and seeks admission must not have attained the age of 24 years on 31 December 2012 i.e. must have been born not earlier than 01 January 1988.
AFMC 2012 METHOD OF SELECTION:
Candidates will be required to appear in the competitive written test of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Intelligence, logic,Reasoning and English Language and comprehension on first week of May 2012. It will be held at the following centres in India:-
Candidates selected in the written test, will be called for interview at PUNE in the month of June 2011. No TA/DA would be admissible to the candidates either for written test, interview or at the time of reporting for admission.
Colleges Under AFMC:
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
Some other related links of AFMC 2012 :
- AFMC 2012
- AFMC 2012 Application Form Submission Process
- AFMC 2012 Important Dates
- AFMC 2012 Eligibility Qualification
- AFMC 2012 FAQS
- AFMC 2012 Counseling
- AFMC 2012 Result
- AFMC 2012 Answer Key | AFMC 2012 Solutions
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