Top MBBS Entrance Exams after Class 12th for Aspiring Doctors

MBBS Entrance Exams after Class 12th

Want to become a Doctor? If yes, Read this article to know about competitive medical entrance exams that will be your first step in your journey towards becoming a Doctor. There are top 3 medical entrance exams for aspiring doctors after class 12th which can help you secure an MBBS seat in any Medical College of India. The top three MBBS entrance exams are: AIIMS MBBS, NEET UG and JIPMER MBBS.

Most of the students start preparing for these competitive medical entrance exams as soon as they enter Class 11th with science stream (Biology). These National level medical entrance exams are not easy to crack and require determination, dedication and proper preparation. So, be clear as to which career you want to pursue after Class 12th, which entrance exams you will have to crack, how to prepare for these medical entrance exams, whether to take medical entrance coaching or not. 

Find the list of top Medical Entrance Exams in India after Class 12th for aspiring Doctors along with their exam dates, registration process, seats etc.


AIIMS MBBS is one of the most coveted medical entrance exams for students dreaming to become doctors. AIIMS Exam is conducted by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi for students seeking admission to undergraduate medical courses in any of the 15 AIIMS Institutions in India.

AIIMS Exam is considered one of the toughest exams to crack. Around 3 lakh students appear for AIIMS exam every year to compete for around 800 medical seats. Candidates who have completed their 12th with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology with minimum qualifying marks are eligible to appear for the entrance exam. Click here to check detailed AIIMS MBBS Eligibility

Exam Name AIIMS MBBS Entrance Exam 
Conducting Authority  AIIMS, New Delhi
Exam Category Undergraduate
Exam Level National
Exam Cities 155
Admission to Any of the 15 AIIMS Institutes (New Delhi, Bathinda, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Deogarh, Gorakhpur, Jodhpur, Kalyani, Mangalagiri, Nagpur, Patna, Raipur, Rae Bareli, Rishikesh and Telangana)
No. of Applicants Around 3 Lakhs
Total Seats 1150
AIIMS MBBS Exam Date 30th & 31st May, 2020 (Saturday & Sunday)
Basic Registration Starts December 2019
Official Website



NEET, National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test, is conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) for admission to medical/dental colleges in India run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. All the medical aspirants from all over the country have to appear for NEET for admission to all India quota seats, state government seats, state/management/ NRI seats in private, government medical colleges as well as deemed universities.

Around 13 lakh students appeared for NEET 2018 Exam. To crack such a competitive medical entrance exam, students start their NEET preparation from Class 11 itself. Candidates completing class 12 with 50% marks in aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology can appear for NEET exam. Students appearing in Class 12 are also eligible to apply for the exam. Click here to check detailed NEET Eligibility

NEET Overview
Exam Name  National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test
Conducting body National Testing Agency (NTA)
Exam Category Undergraduate
Exam Level National
Conducted for Admission to MBBS or BDS courses
Number of Applicants  Around 13 lakh
Total Seats   90,000 (MBBS/BDS)
Exam Date   3 May 2020, Sunday
NEET Registration Starts November 2019
NEET Registration Ends December 2019
Official Website


JIPMER MBBS is national level medical entrance exam conducted by Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER) for admission to its MBBS course. JIPMER, located in Puducherry, is the oldest and leading medical institution in India. Around 2 lakh students appear for JIPMER exam for 200 seats, JIPMER Puducherry (150 seats) and JIPMER Karaikal (50 seats).

Candidates who have passed Class 12 with at least 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English are eligible to appear for JIPMER exam. Click here to check detailed JIPMER Eligibility

Exam Name  JIPMER Entrance Exam
Conducting body JIPMER, Puducherry
Exam Category Undergraduate
Exam Level National
Conducted for Admission to MBBS Course in Jawaharlal Institute Of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research
Total Seats  200
Exam Date  1st week of June 2020
JIPMER MBBS Registration Starts March 2020
Registration Ends April 2020
Official Website

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