INI CET Exam 2022: Exam Date, Registration(Jan 31)-Embibe
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  • Last Modified 20-07-2022
  • Written By Mrinalini_M
  • Last Modified 20-07-2022

INI CET 2022 (July): Registration (Jan 31), Eligibility

INI CET Exam 2022: All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) has released the INI CET 2022 exam dates for the July session. AIIMS, New Delhi will start registrations for the INI CET 2022 from January 31, 2022, onwards. Candidates can fill out the application form from the official website of AIIMS. Also, the direct link to register for the INI CET 2022 will be provided below. INI CET 2022 exam date for the July session is May 8, 2022.

INI CET is a national-level entrance exam that is conducted for aspirants who are seeking admission in various 6 years PG Medical courses. It has replaced AIIMS PG, JIPMER PG, PIGMER, and NIMHANS exams. It is conducted twice a year in the month of January and July session via Computer Based mode. Read this article to find all the details related to INI CET 2022 recruitment.

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Latest: Candidates must appear for the INI CET Exam date on May 08, 2022.

INI CET 2022 Overview

AIIMS PG entrance exam is replaced by a new entrance exam called INI CET. Institute of National Importance Combined Entrance Test, national level entrance exam which is organized twice a year i.e. two sessions are conducted in July and January. This exam paves the way for the aspirants to get admission into post-graduate courses.

Candidates who are interested in appearing for this exam must have a look at the highlights of the INI CET 2022 exam:

DetailsParticulars
ExamInstitute of National Importance Combined Entrance Test (INI CET)
Conducting BodyAIIMS New Delhi
Level of examNational level
Mode of examOnline mode (Computer-based test)
Frequency of examTwice (January and July session)
Purpose of examFor admission into 11 different colleges to pursue MD, MS, DM, M.Ch, MDS
Test cities129
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INI CET 2022 Exam Dates

AIIMS, Exam conducting body has released INI CET 2022 important dates. INI CET exam will be conducted on May 08, 2022. Let’s have a quick view of the below-mentioned schedule so that candidates can make a note of the essential exam date:

EventsDates
INI CET registration for July sessionJanuary 31 to March 7, 2022, till 5:00 pm
Uploading of INI CET 2022 prospectusMarch 21, 2022
Registration Unique Code (RUC) generationMarch 21 to April 11, 2022, till 5:00 pm
Uploading of a valid certificateMarch 21 to May 8, 2022, till 5:00 pm
Status of Completion of application formApril 22 to 25, 2022, till 5:00 pm
INI CET admit card downloadApril 29, 2022
INI CET 2022 exam dateMay 8, 2022 (09:00 AM – 12:00 Noon)
Announcement of resultTo be announced

INI CET Eligibility Criteria

Before filling out the application form from January 31, 2022, interested candidates must check the eligibility criteria of INI CET 2022. This exam is conducted twice a year for applicants who are seeking admission to Medical PG courses. Applicants must check the eligibility criteria so if they fail to meet the eligibility criteria then the candidature will be marked canceled & the admission procedure is canceled. Let’s have a look at the below-mentioned INI CET 2022 Eligibility criteria.

  • Educational Qualification: Applicants must hold MBBS degree for MD/MS and BDS degree for MDS course form a well recognized university by Medical Council of India and Dental Council of India.
  • Work experience: Applicants must have completed at least one year of rotatory internship & must have a completion certificate.
  • Nationality: Applicant must be Indian Nationals or NRI candidate
  • Age limit: There is no age bar on the number of attempts
  • Qualifying marks: Applicants belonging to General category must have scored 55% aggregate marks whereas candidates beloging to SC/ST category is 50%.
  • Candidates must have obtained registration certificate that is issued by MCI/DCI.
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INI CET 2022 Application Form

INI CET 2022 application form can be filled via two stages i.e. basic registration & final registration. After completing the application process, the exam conducting authority i.e. AIIMS will release the notification of admit card on the official website via online mode. The first and foremost step for registration is basic registration. After this, applicants must fill out the INI CET 2022 Application Form. They will have to register themselves on the official website of AIIMS Delhi.

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INI CET 2022 Application Process

AIIMS conducts the INI CET application procedure of INI CET July session in three phases. Details regarding INI CET 2022 application can be checked in this segment. Applicants will have to use a valid email ID & Mobile number. Let’s have a look at the below-mentioned phases of the registration procedure:

Phase 1: Application
Phase 2: Examination
Phase 3: Seat Allocation

Steps to fill INI CET 2022 Application form is basic registration which can be done via following the below-mentioned steps:

  • Candidates must visit the official website.
  • Candidate must click on the registration link of INI CET 2022 which will be available on the official website.
  • Click on registration link, a button is displayed on the screen which contains candidates an instruction page.
  • Read all the instructions carefully and candidate must be ready with all the information that has to be uploaded on the window.
  • Candidate must select the courses that aspirant is seeking admission to.
  • Candidate must enter all the personal details like name, date of birth, category, gender, nationality and other details,
  • After all these details are submitted, candidate must enter the contact details like email ID, Contact number and applicants must even give the consent for declaration form.

INI CET 2022 Final Registration

These steps include filling out the academic, contact, internship, registration & other details. After this, applicants must pay an application fee and must make a selection of exam choices.

INI CET Application Fee

CategoryFee (in Rs)
General/OBC1,500
SC/ST1,200
PwDExempted
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INI CET 2022 Exam Pattern

The candidates can check the following INI CET Exam Pattern for doing better preparation for the exam.

Examination modeComputer-Based Test (CBT) Mode
Exam duration3 hours (180 minutes)
Type of questionMultiple Choice Question (MCQs)
Total question200
Varying types of questionsSingle correct answer, Multiple correct answers
Negative markingYes

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INI CET 2022 Syllabus

INI CET 2022 Syllabus will be released on the official website by AIIMS, Delhi for the July session. Meanwhile, aspirants must refer to the below-given INI CET syllabus that is from AIIMS, JIPMER & PGIMER institutes.

SubjectsINI CET AIIMS PG Syllabus
Surgery & Allied SubjectsOrthopedics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Anaesthesiology, etc.
ClinicalObstetrics, Paediatrics, Gynaecology, Community Medicine & Allied subjects
Pre-clinicalBiochemistry, Physiology, Anatomy
Para-clinicalPharmacology, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Microbiology, etc.

INI CET 2022 Admit Card

Steps to download INI CET 2022 Admit card includes:

  • Candidate must visit the official website.
  • Click on the INI CET 2022 Admit card link.
  • Applicants will then have to enter the login credentials i.e. Applicant’s login Id & password & Captcha code.
  • After this, applicants will be able to check the INI CET admit card for the aspirants.
  • After this, candidate must download the admit card here.

INI CET Exam Centres 2022

INI CET Exam 2022 will be conducted in more than 64 test cities in India. Aspirants are allowed to choose by selecting the preferred exam city and centre during the filling of the application form. Applicants who are eligible for appearing in the exam must make a selection in the exam cities of their choice and preference. Let’s have an insight into the list of exam centres.

Andhra Pradesh
Guntur
Kurnool
Nellore
Rajahmundry
Visakhapatnam
Vizianagaram
Tirupathi
Vijayawada
Assam
Dibrugarh
Guwahati
Jorhat
Silchar
Tezpur
Bihar
Arrah
Bhagalpur
Darbhanga
Muzaffarpur
Patna
Purnea
Chhattisgarh
Bhilai Nagar/Durg
Bilaspur
Raipur
Arunachal Pradesh
Itanagar/Naharlagun
Chandigarh
Chandigarh/Mohali
Delhi
Delhi NCR (Delhi/New Delhi/Noida/Greater Noida)
Goa
Panaji/Madgaon
Gujarat
Ahmedabad/Gandhinagar
Anand
Mehsana
Rajkot
Surat
Vadodara
Haryana
Ambala
Faridabad
Gurugram
Jagadhari
Himachal Pradesh
Hamirpur
Kangra/Palampur
Shimla
Jammu and Kashmir
Jammu
Jharkhand
Bokaro
Dhanbad
Hazaribagh
Jamshedpur
Ranchi
Karnataka
Belgaum
Bengaluru
Dharwad/Hubbali (Hubli)
Kalaburagi(Gulbarga)
Mysuru(Mysore)
Shivamogga(Shimoga)
Udupi/Manipal
Mangaluru (Mangalore)
Kerala
Ernakulum/Angamaly/Muvattupuzha
Kannur
Kollam
Kottayam
Kozhikode
Thrissur
Trivandrum
Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal
Gwalior
Indore
Jabalpur
Sagar
Satna
Ujjain
Maharashtra
Amravati
Aurangabad
Jalgaon
Kolhapur
Mumbai/Navi Mumbai
Nagpur
Nanded
Nasik
Pune
Odisha
Balasore
Bhubaneswar
Cuttack
Dhenkanal
Rourkela
Sambalpur
Manipur
Manipur
Meghalaya
Shillong
Mizoram
Aizawl
Nagaland
Kohima
Puducherry
Puducherry
Sikkim
Sikkim
Rajasthan
Ajmer
Bikaner
Jaipur
Jodhpur
Sikar
Udaipur
Punjab
Amritsar
Bhatinda
Jalandhar
Ludhiana
Patiala/Fatehgarh Sahib
Tamil Nadu
Chennai
Coimbatore
Madurai
Salem
Tirunelveli
Trichy
Vellore
Telangana
Hyderabad/Secunderabad/Ranga Reddy
Karimnagar
Warangal
Tripura
Agartala
Uttarakhand
Dehradun
Haldwani
Uttar Pradesh
Agra
Aligarh
Allahabad
Bareilly
Ghaziabad
Gorakhpur
Jhansi
Kanpur
Lucknow
Meerut
Moradabad
Muzaffarnagar
Varanasi
West Bengal
Asansol
Hooghly
Kolkata
Siliguri

INI CET 2022 Result

AIIMS, New Delhi will release the INI CET 2022 Result for the July session on its official website in PDF format. The result will be made available in the form of a merit list that represents the roll number, category name, All India category rank, percentile scores & remarks. AIIMS will not send the INI CET Results 2022 individually to any candidate. Applicants who manage to secure the minimum required percentile will be marked qualified for the January session of INI CET 2022.

Scores obtained in the exam will be provided by AIIMS (Delhi, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Jodhpur, Patna, Raipur, and Rishikesh) MD, MS, MDS, MCh (6 years) and DM (6 years) admission to the course, JIPMER, PGIMER, and NIMHANS. Those who qualify for INI CET 2022 can download their dashboard by logging into their registered account.

INI CET 2022 Cut-off

Along with the merit list, INI CET Cut-off 2022 will be released on the official website. AIIMS will announce the INI CET 2022 cut-off for different categories. INI CET Cutoff 2022 mainly contains the last rank and percentile of candidates who have qualified for the seat allotment procedure. Below are the category-wise INI CET cut-off for MD/MS/DM/MCh and MDS courses.

INI CET cutoff for MD/MS/DM/MCh programs:

CategoryOverall RankPercentile
Unreserved303695.528
Unreserved -PWBD3598745.981
EWS963885.574
EWS -PWBD3247851.017
OBC721689.204
OBC- PWBD3623745.446
SC1824172.909
SC-PWBD
ST3330849.900
ST-PWBD3223251.511

INI CET cutoff for MDS program

CategoryOverall RankPercentile
Unreserved2499.710
Unreserved -PWBD401649.597
EWS29896.297
EWS –PWBD
OBC21597.317
OBC- PWBD
SC68691.625
SC-PWBD363454.496
ST138782.960
ST-PWBD

INI CET 2022 Merit List

After the result, and before the counseling begins, a list of candidates provisionally eligible for Online Seat Allocation is released which is called a merit list. However, do note that there will be another list that will be released after every round of counseling (i.e. Mock Round, 1st Round, and 2nd Round of Online Seat Allocation) that is called a selection list.

INI CET 2022 merit list contains the list of candidates who are qualified for the counseling procedure. INI CET merit list contains candidates eight times the total number of seats available in all institutes. Keep a check on the previous year’s trends, a total of 591 MD/MS/DM/MCh candidates have been included in INI CET 2022 mock test while 113 MDS aspirants are called for the counseling process.

Steps to download INI CET 2022 Merit list includes:

  • Candidate must visit the official website.
  • Candidate must click on the available link of the rank list.
  • Merit list will be released in the PDF Format.
  • Applicant must then click on the roll number and category with the help of Ctrl+F keys.
  • Candidate must verify the details that is mentioned in INI CET 2022 Merit list.
  • Cutoff of INI CET 2022 will be released for all the different categories.

INI CET 2022 Counselling

INI CET Counselling Process is divided into four parts: mock round, first round one, second round, and open round. Note that after the second round there could be additional rounds if needed and after the open round, there could be a spot round if needed. After every round, the selection list will be released. If the candidate has been allotted a seat then he or she will be to choose from two options:

  • – Option 1: Accept allotted seat and do not wish to participate in further rounds of INI CET counselling session
  • – Option 2: Accept the allotted seat and wish to participate in subsequent INI CET 2022 counselling rounds

After the seat will get allotted and the candidates will accept it, he or she needs to report to the allotted colleges with relevant documents for verification and completion of admission.

Reservation of Medical Seats in INI CET

According to the government policy of reservation, 59.5% seats are reserved for those candidates who belongs to the recognized reserved category while 40.5% belongs to the unreserved category:

CategoryPercentage of Seat division
unreserved category40.5%
SC15%
ST7.5%
OBC27%
General- Economically Weaker section (EWS)10%

INI CET 2022 Seat Matrix

INI CET 2022 Entrance exam will be mainly conducted for aspirants seeking admission in PG courses that is available in AIIMS, PGIMER & NIMHANS. Speciality-wise INI CET seat matrix and institutes can be checked in the below-represented table. The latest INI CET seat matrix 2022 will be updated on this page. Let’s have a look at the previous year’s seat matrix.

Name of AIIMS InstituteMD/MCh/ MS/DM seatsMD seatsTotal seats
AIIMS Raipur83184
AIIMS Rishikesh1011102
AIIMS Patna72173
AIIMS Nagpur3434
AIIMS Jodhpur100100
AIIMS Bhubaneswar6767
AIIMS Bhopal5050
AIIMS New Delhi15812170
Total66515680

INI CET 2022 Participating Colleges

Through INI CET, candidates will be getting admission in MD, MS, DM (6years), M.Ch. (6years), MDS courses into the following institutions:

  1. AIIMS Delhi
  2. JIPMER Puducherry
  3. NIMHANS Bangalore
  4. PGIMER Chandigarh
  5. AIIMS Bhopal
  6. AIIMS Bhubaneshwar
  7. AIIMS Jodhpur
  8. AIIMS Nagpur
  9. AIIMS Patna
  10. AIIMS Raipur
  11. AIIMS Rishikesh

FAQs on INI CET 2022

Here are some frequently asked questions regarding INI CET 2022:

Q: What is INI CET 2022 July session exam date?
Ans: The INI CET 2022 July session exam date is May 08, 2022.
Q: When will INI CET 2022 Registration begin?
Ans: INI CET 2022 Registration begins on January 31, 2022, and ends on February 07, 2022.
Q: How can a candidate take admission in MD/ MS in AIIMS?
Ans: Applicants must appear for INI CER 2022 has been replaced by all PG entrance exams.
Q: Will, there be a negative marking on the question paper?
Ans: Yes, there be a negative marking for the wrong answer.
Q: What is PAAR Facility for INI CET 2022?
Ans: PAAR facility includes that candidate could fill the application form in two stages i.e. basic registration and final registration.

Related Links –

Registration for INI CETINI CET Syllabus
Exam Dates for INI CETINI CET Exam Pattern
Admit Card for INI CETResult for INI CET
INI CET Counselling

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