- Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) is a premier medical institute of India acknowledged as a Centre of Excellence for education and research. It was established in 1948 for postgraduate courses. The graduate wing for MBBS course was started in AFMC on 04 Aug 1962 with the aim of inducting medical graduates to the Armed Forces Medical Services. Presently the college provides training to under-graduate and post-graduate medical and nursing students with assured career prospects in the defence services.
- AFMC is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik and is recognized by the Medical Council of India.
The duration of MBBS course is 4 ½ years followed by compulsory rotating internship training of one year. All medical cadets having service liability will undergo internship training in selected service hospitals recognized by the Medical Council of India. The course commences on 01 Aug 2016.
Class 12 or 12 passed students (PCM) are eligible to apply.
A candidate seeking admission to the MBBS Course in AFMC is eligible if he/she fulfills the following criteria: –
(a) A candidate should be citizen of India. Foreign nationals of Indian origin may be admitted into AFMC only after they have acquired Indian citizenship or in respect of whom the Ministry of Home Affairs issues a certificate of eligibility.
(b) Must be unmarried. Marrying during the course is not permitted.
(c) Should be medically fit as per prescribed standards by the Govt of India, Ministry of Defence (see Appendix ‘A’).
(d) There will be two categories for age criteria depending on academic qualifications: –
(i) 10+2 or equivalent: – Should attain the age of 17 years on 31 Dec 2016 but must not have attained the age of 22 years on that date i.e. must have been born not earlier than 01 January 1995 and not later than 31 December 1999.
(ii) Passed B.Sc. examination or appearing in Final B.Sc. examination: – Must not have attained the age of 24 years i.e. must have been born not earlier than 01 January 1993.
Note: The criteria for marks in the qualifying examination (10+2) or equivalent will be same for candidates of this category.
Application can be done Online only.
Brig Adm (UG)
Tele 26334209, 26334223, 26334230, 26330781,