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AIIMS MSc Nursing
AIIMS MSC NURSING Exam 2022: Exam Dates,Registration, Eligibility, Preparation, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result and Counselling
Deb Kr. Das

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AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Counselling for the open round seat allocation of M.Sc. Nursing, M.Biotechnology, M.Sc. Courses have begun from September 21, 2021. AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Counselling Registration is scheduled from September 21, 2021, to September 24, 2021. The result for the open round seat allotment of M.Sc. Nursing & other M.Sc. courses will be released on September 28, 2021. Result for M.Biotechnology has been released on July 26, 2021. AIIMS M.Sc Nursing Result has also been announced on July 7, 2021, for the exam conducted on June 27, 2021.  Check AIIMS M.Sc. Result.


AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 is a national-level entrance exam conducted every year for admitting aspirants into the Post Graduate science courses offered by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, and its affiliates. It offers various courses in M.Sc. (Nursing), M.Bio-tech, and other M.Sc. programs.AIIMS M.Sc. is an objective-type exam with 90 multiple choice questions to be answered in 90 minutes. It is a computer-based test i.e. mode of the exam is online. Check AIIMS MSc Exam Pattern

AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Exam Dates

AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Exam Dates

The important dates regarding admissions will be updated from time to time and will also be available on the official website of the conducting body. Candidates may go through the dates given below:

AIIMS M.Sc Nursing 2021 Dates
Commencement of online registration Mar 13, 2021
Last date to complete basic registration Apr 6, 2021
Status update of basic registration Apr 9, 2021
Submission of corrections Apr 9 – 15, 2021
Final status of basic registration Apr 20, 2021
Uploading of prospectus Apr 27, 2021
Generation of code for final registration Apr 28 to May 13, 2021
Final Registration(Payment of fees and city choice Apr 28 to May 13, 2021
Final status of M.Sc Nursing application

May 21, 2021 

June 3, 2021

Last date for submission of documents for, M.Sc courses

May 27, 2021 

June 9, 2021

Availability of admit card June 19, 2021
M.Sc Nursing exam date June 27, 2021
M.Sc course / M.Biotechnology June 27, 2021
M.Sc Nursing Result July 7, 2021
M. Biotechnology Result July 28, 2021
AIIMS M.Sc. Nursing Choice FIlling Aug 7 to Aug 14, 2021
First Round Seat Allocation Result for M.Sc. Nursing Aug 18, 2021
First Round Seat Allocation Result for M.Sc. Courses (Biochemistry & Physiology) Aug 26, 2021
Second Round Seat Allocation Result for M.Sc. Nursing Aug 27, 2021
Registration for open round counselling for M.Sc. Nursing, M.Biotechnology, M.Sc. Courses Sep 21 to Sep 24, 2021
Open Round Seat Allocation Result for M.Sc. Nursing, M.Biotechnology, M.Sc. Courses Sep 28, 2021

AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Results 

The results for the M.Sc. programs of AIIMS 2021 will be declared in July 2021. AIIMS M.Sc. Results will be announced on the official website via a PDF file. Applicants can search for their roll numbers in this file to know their results.

A merit list of candidates who qualify the exam will be uploaded soon after the declaration of results. The Minimum Cut-off score is 50th Percentile for all candidates applying for PG courses. The tie-breaking criteria will be decided on the following basis:

  • Applicants securing less negative marks will be preferred
  • Applicants older in age will be preferred.

AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Counselling 

Admission to all PG courses will be based on merit only. The counselling process for AIIMS 2021 M.Sc. programs have already begun in August 2021. After the successful completion of two counselling rounds, the registration for the final open counselling round is scheduled from September 21 to September 24, 2021. The schedule for counselling will be uploaded on the website. All applicants must attend counselling according to this schedule and in order of merit. The combined merit list will be announced by AIIMS soon after results are declared. The qualified candidates whose name appears in the merit list will be eligible for counselling. These short-listed candidates will also be notified via SMS and Email.

The aspirants will exercise their choice of the subject according to the availability of seats in order of merit. In case any aspirant is absent, the next candidate in merit will be considered. When all the seats of the unreserved category are full then only reserved category counselling will be done.

The short-listed candidates must bring certain documents and certificates that will be verified by the authorities at the time of counselling.

  • 10th and 12th Mark sheet and Passing Certificate
  • AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Admit Card
  • Qualifying Degree Mark-sheet and Certificate
  • Transfer or Leaving Certificate from the institute last attended
  • Migration Certificate
  • Caste or category certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Nationality Certificate
  • Proof of date of birth
  • Demand Draft of requisite fees
  • Passport-sized photographs

Note: The final open round of counselling will be conducted in an offline mode. All the candidates with the 50th percentile will be eligible for counselling.

AIIMS and its affiliated institutes offer M.Sc. programs in various fields. The courses offered are given in the table below. The seats available in each institute are also stated below.


  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Biophysics
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Perfusion Technology
  • Reproductive Biology
  • Clinical Embryology
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology

M.Sc. (Nursing)

  • Cardiological/ CTVS Nursing
  • Neurosciences Nursing
  • Oncological Nursing
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Nephrological Nursing
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Psychiatric Nursing

M Biotechnology

Course-wise number of seats in each field

Course Field Total seats  UR  SC  ST  OBC  AIIMS/ Spons 
M.Sc. Nursing  Cardiological / CTVS Nursing 3 02 01 00 00 -------
Oncological Nursing 3 01 01 00 01 -------
Neuro Sciences Nursing 3 02 00 00 01 -------
Nephrological Nursing 3 02 00 00 01 -------
Critical Care Nursing 3 01 01 00 01 -------
Paediatrics Nursing 4 03 00 00 01 -------
Psychiatric Nursing 3 00 01 01 01 -------
M.Sc. Courses  Anatomy 05 02 01 01 01 -------
Biochemistry 05 02 01 01 01 -------
Biophysics 05 03 01 00 01 -------
Cardiovascular Imaging and Endovascular Technologies 03 02 00 00 01 02 *
Physiology 05 02 01 00 02 -------
Pharmacology 05 03 01 00 01 -------
Perfusion Technology 06 03 00 01 02 -------
Reproductive Biology and Clinical Embryology 05 03 00 01 01 -------
Nuclear Medicine Technology 10 05 02 00 03 01 *
M Biotech M Biotechnology 14 07 02 01 04 -------


NOTE: The ‘*’ marked seats represent- 1 seat for AIIMS candidate (in-service) for M.Sc. (Nuclear Medicine Technology) and 2 sponsored seats in Cardiovascular Imaging and Endovascular Technologies in addition to the 63 seats that are sanctioned.

The eligibility criterion for AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 will be set up by the AIIMS, New Delhi. Students must ensure that they meet the eligibility requirements before applying for the exam. The various criteria are as stated below:

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. (Anatomy, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Physiology, Pharmacology) / M Biotechnology:

All aspirants must fulfil these eligibility norms irrespective of their category. Applicants must possess any one of the following qualifications and should have secured at least 60% marks for General/OBC candidates (55% in case of SC/ST candidates) in aggregate in the qualifying examination. Any candidate with a degree other than those specified below will not be eligible.

  • MBBS/BDS (55% for Gen/ OBC & 50% for SC/ST Categories)
  • B.V.Sc.
  • B. Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (4½ year course)
  • B.Sc. degree of minimum three years duration in any subject.

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. Perfusion Technology

Applicants must have B.Sc. in Biology (Botany/ Zoology) or B.Sc. in Perfusion Technology from a recognized University.

Eligibility Criteria for Reproductive Biology and Clinical Embryology

Applicants must have a B.Sc. degree in any of the disciplines related to Biology or allied to Biology.

Eligibility Criteria for Nuclear Medicine Technology

For admission to this course, aspirants must have any of the following:

  • B.Sc. degree courses in Nuclear Medicine from a recognized University. 
  • B.Sc. degree with Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics from a recognized University. 
  • B.Sc. in related subject i.e. Radio Diagnosis/ Radiotherapy from a recognized University. 
  • B.Sc. in Life Sciences with Physics as a subject from recognized University.

Eligibility Criteria for Cardiovascular Imaging and Endovascular Technologies

Aspirants must have a B.Sc. degree in Radiography from a recognized University.

Eligibility Criteria for M. Biotechnology

Admission requirements are the same as other M.Sc. Courses along with B. Tech (Biotechnology) which is also covered under eligibility criteria for all applicants.

Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. Nursing

The admission requirements are the same as other M.Sc. Courses along with B. Tech (Biotechnology) that is covered under eligibility criteria. Hence, applicants must have-

  • B.Sc. (Hons) Nursing/ B.Sc. Nursing (Post-Certificate)/ Post-Basic/ B Sc. Nursing (4 years) course from any recognized University, from an educational institution Recognized by the Indian Nursing Council, with 60% marks for General/ OBC candidates (55% marks in case of SC/ST candidates).
  • Registration as Nurse, RM, RN (Registered Midwife, Registered Nurse) with any State Nursing Council.

AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Reservation

A certain number of seats will be reserved for the SC/ ST and OBC Category. The reservation for AIIMS, New Delhi and its 6 other affiliates will be as follows:

  • Reservation of seats at AIIMS, New Delhi is as follows:
  • Other Backward Class: 27%
  • Scheduled Caste: 15% 
  • Scheduled Tribe: 7.5%
  • It should also be noted that for Indian citizens, 3% reservation for the physically handicapped candidates will be provided on the basis of category.
  • AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Application Form

    AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Application Form consists of 6 steps. Applicants will be required to fill up general details like personal information and educational qualifications. The application forms can be filled in via the online mode only on the official website Application fees can be paid using a Credit/ Debit card or Net Banking only. The steps involved in registration and application are given below:Step 1: Online Registration

    Fill up personal details (name, parents’ name, date of birth, gender, etc.), and contact details (mobile number, email ID). Click ‘Save & Proceed’ after filling up this page. Applicants will receive an email and SMS having your Candidate ID and Password on your registered email ID and mobile number. Log in using these credentials and edit the details if you wish to.

    Step 2: Qualification and Address details

    Students must then fill up their educational qualifications and address details.

    Step 3: Make Payment

    The next step is to pay the requisite fees by Credit/ Debit Card or Net banking. Application fees can be paid only via online mode.

    Step 4: City Choice

    Applicants must choose their centre of examination. The exam centre once chosen cannot be changed.

    Step 5: Upload Images

    Upload scanned images of your recent, passport-sized photograph, signature and left thumb impression. The supported digital image format is .gif, .png, .jpg/ .jpeg.

    Scanned Images File Format Size Dimension
    Photograph JPEG/ GIF/ PNG/ 50 to 100 KB 35mm X 45 mm
    Signature JPEG/ GIF/ PNG 10 to 50 KB 60mm X 30 mm
    Left-Hand Thumb Impression JPEG/ GIF/ PNG 10 to 50 KB 40mm X 30 mm

    Step 6: Print Application Form

    Print out the confirmation page generated and save it for future reference.

    AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Admit Card

    AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Admit Card

    • Admit cards are available to download on the official website from June 05, 2021.
    • Students must log in to their registered accounts to avail the AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Admit Card.
    • No admit card for AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 will be dispatched by post.
    • The admit card will have details about the applicant such as the roll number and the test centre allotted along with the address.
    • Admit card is an important document of the exam and no candidate will be granted entry without it.

    AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Exam Pattern

    AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Exam Pattern

    The exam pattern for the entrance test of AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 is given below. The exam will be conducted in Mumbai, Patna, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, and 7 other cities in India.

    Mode of AIIMS M.Sc. 2021 Online
    Number of questions 90
    Marks for Correct Answer +1
    Negative Marking -1/3
    Maximum marks 90
    Duration of exam 1 hour and 30 minutes (90 minutes)
    Medium of language English

    Applicants must mark the answers by using the optical response sheet.  To mark an option as the answer, simply click on that option. To change the answer, select either ‘Clear Response’ or select another option.  No marks will be awarded for the questions not answered or Marked for Review unless Saved. More than one response will be negatively marked.

    The syllabus for the entrance exam will be based on the graduate degree knowledge of the respective fields.