Only 12 % students able to crack Pre entrance exam for Medical colleges
Address: CBSE conducted the the All India Pre Medical/Pre Dental entrance examination for admission in medical and dental colleges across india.This is a Preliminary examination which was held on 1-04-2012.Student have to pass this exam for appearing in real medical exam which is going to held in may 2012. candidates who qualified in pre exam will be eligible for final examination. final examination result will be declare on the first week of june 2012. so after that counselling process will be start for college allotment.
This year in All India Pre-medical/Pre-dental Test (AIPMT) only 12 per cent of candidates qualifying. Last year, about 13 per cent candidates had cleared the preliminary medical exam. The successful students will now have to appear for the final exam on May 13.
This year 2,75,742 candidates had registered for the exam but only 2,57,960 candidates appeared. Of those who did appear, only 30,788 qualified for the AIPMT final exams. Girls just about edged the boys in the overall tally this year with 15,620 (out of 30,788) of them clearing the exam.
This exam is being conducted for the 15 per cent quota in government medical colleges. In Maharashtra the remaining seats will be filled through the MHT-CET exam slated for next month.