Central Board of Secondary Education
:: MERIT LIST AND QUALIFYING CRITERIA ::
(i) The Central Board of Secondary Education will prepare
the list of successful candidates of AIPMT - 2015 on the basis of the
eligibility criteria provided by the Medical Council of India as given in
Graduate Medical Education Regulations-1997 issued under All India Medical
Council Act-1956. The eligibility criteria is as follows: Under clause (2) to
(4) of MCI’s regulation, a candidate must have passed in the subjects of
Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must
have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry,
Biology/Bio-technology at the qualifying examination as mentioned in clause (2)
of regulation 4 and in addition must have come in the merit list prepared as a
result of such competitive Entrance Test by securing not less than 50% marks in
Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology taken together in the competitive
In respect of the candidates belonging to the SC, ST and OBC
category the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology taken
in qualifying examination and competitive examination (Physics, Chemistry,
Biology/Bio-Technology) be 40% marks instead of 50% for General Candidates.
Further, for persons with locomotory disability of lower limbs, the minimum of
45% marks for Gen-PH and 40% marks for SC-PH/ST-PH/OBC-PH are required. Provided
that a candidate who has appeared in the qualifying examination the result of
which has not been declared, he may be provisionally permitted to take up the
competitive Entrance Test and in case of selection for admission to the MBBS
course, he shall not be admitted to that course until he fulfils the eligibility
criteria under Regulation(4). A list of the successful candidates in order of
merit based on the score obtained in the examination will be prepared by the
Board and forwarded to the counselling authorities for the purpose of allotment
(ii) The inter-se-merit of candidates for tie-breaking:
In case of two or more candidates obtaining equal marks in
the AIPMT - 2015 , the inter-se-merit of such candidates shall be determined in
order of preference as follows:
(a) Candidates obtaining higher marks in Biology (Botany & Zoology) in
(b) Candidates obtaining higher marks in Chemistry in the Test.
(c) Candidates with less number of attempted wrong answers in all the
subjects in the Test.
(d) Candidates older in age to be preferred.
(iii) Merit List for Counselling under 15% All India Quota:
The merit list of the eligible and successful Candidates who
have opted for 15% All India quota seats will be prepared by the CBSE on the
basis of score obtained in the AIPMT 2015. The merit list will be equal to the
number of seats available for allotment in MBBS/BDS courses under 15% All India
Quota. There shall also be a waiting list equal to 4 times of the merit list.
The list of successful candidates (Merit List) shall be forwarded to the
Directorate General of Health Services (Medical Examination Cell), Ministry of
Health and Family Welfare, Government of India for the purpose of allotment of
seats by Online Counselling.
(iv) Merit List for seats other than 15% All India Quota
a. Based on the information in respect of State code
of eligibility and domicile filled in by the candidates in the application form
and the score obtained by the candidates in the AIPMT – 2015,CBSE will prepare
State level merit list of successful candidates for each participating state.
The list of successful candidates shall be forwarded to the Directorate of
Medical Education of the State concerned for the purpose of allotment of seats
by online counselling/personal appearance by following the rules and reservation
policies applicable to the State/UT concerned.
b. All participating Medical Institutions and Universities shall prepare
their own ranking based on the All India merit list of successful candidates of
AIPMT 2015 and other criteria as decided by them.
c. The list of successful candidates of AIPMT who have registered
themselves for AFMC on website
www.afmcdg1d.gov.in shall be forwarded to the Directorate General of
Armed Forces Medical Service, Ministry of Defence, Government of India for
second stage screening and counselling.