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PIMS AICET (Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences All India Common Entrance Exam)

Exam Information

Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences All India Common Entrance Exam(PIMS AICET)
Exam details

Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences was given a status of Deemed University from 29th September, 2003 by Human Resource Development Ministry, Govt of India on the advise of UGC u/s (3) of UGC Act 1956 vide their notification No-F-9-11/2000-U.3

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for common entrance test (PIMS-AICET-UG 2013) to be conducted by the Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni for selection of students to MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery) and BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) course run by the constituent colleges of Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni.

Eligibility crieteria

Educational Qualification:

The aspiring candidate should have passed or appeared  in  +2 from a recognised board  (with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate in case of general Category and 40% in respect of candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as compulsory subjects.

Note: The candidates that are in the first year of their Bachelor level degree of graduation can also apply for AICET provided that they are under the specific age limit concerned with this test.


Candidates aspiring to appear in this Pre Medical Entrance Exam, must have attained the age of 17 years on 31st December of the year of application.

Other Eligibility Conditions:

Candidate must be Indian National.

The nationality certificate issued by the District Magistrate / Additional District Magistrate / Chief Metropolitan Magistrate or a valid passport will be considered as a proof of Nationality.

Exam pattern

There will be one question paper of 3 hours duration containing 200 multiple choice questions (MCQs)

50 questions each in  Physics, Chemistry , Botany and Zoology.

Each correct answer will be awarded one mark.  

There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.

Scratching, overwriting, tick-marking and multiple answers will be considered as wrong answers and no marks will be awarded.

How to apply

Aspiring candidates can apply for AICET exam for admission to University courses using any of the following 3 options:

Option 1 : Download the application form from the official website and send it to University by desired date.

Option 2 : The prospectus can be purchased from University Admissions office or by writing to the below provided address on payment of Rs.500 (for by post add Rs.200 towards postal charges).

The DD should be drawn in the name of Paravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni payable at Pune.

Competent Authority
Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences
Loni-413736 Tal:Rahata
Dist: Ahmednagar Maharashtra
Phone : 02422-273600-1305.

Option 3 : The prospectus is available at selected places in Mumbai, Pune, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Jammu, Kochi & Delhi

Important dates

Last date for receipt of application form : 5th April, 2013

Date of entrance test examination : Saturday, 27th April 2013 from 3.00 pm to 6.00 pm.

Announcement of Results : 3rd June 2013 (Result will be available on www.pravara.com at 10 AM on same date) 

Note : The announcement of result is subject to decision of Supreme Court of India.

Date of counseling : 25th June 2013 to 28rd June 2013.

Commencement of Classes : 1st August, 2013

Exam centers

The AICET Examination will be conducted in following cities. 

  • Ahmedabad
  • Chandigarh
  • Delhi
  • Hyderabad
  • Kochi
  • Mumbai
  • Navi Mumbai
  • Pune
  • Aurangabad

University reserves the right to change or cancel any Test Center. In such a case concerned candidates will be informed accordingly. 

The address of examination center assigned to candidate will be given in Hall Ticket . No request for change of center mentioned in application form shall be entertained.

Admission procedure

All India Common Entrance Test for the selection to undergraduate courses in Medicine  (MBBS) & Dentistry (BDS) for the academic year 2013-14 will be conducted by the Admission Committee. The entrance test herein will be referred as PIMS-AICET- UG 2013.


Selection Process :
  • Candidates belonging to  general category who secure minimum 50% marks in PIMS - AICET - UG 2013 and satisfy the eligibility norms laid down by respective councils will be eligible for admission to MBBS / BDS Courses .
  • Candidates belonging to backward classes  (SC/ST/OBC etc) who secure minimum 40% marks in  PIMS - AICET - UG 2013 and satisfy the eligibility norms laid down by respective councils will be eligible for admission to MBBS / BDS Courses.
  • The admission to  MBBS / BDS Courses  will  be offered  only on the  basis of PIMS - AICET - UG 2013  merit of candidates reported for  counselling.  
  • There is no reservation for backward class (SC/ST/OBC etc).
Please Note : The Students appearing for PIMS-AICET-UG 2013 for M.B.B.S. & B.D.S. are also eligible for admission to B.Sc. (Nursing), B.P.Th. (Physiotherapy) and B.Sc. Biotechnology  courses of Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences.

Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences

Loni-413736, Tal : Rahata,

Dist : Ahmednagar, Maharashtra,

Phone : 02422-273600-1305.

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