PIMS - Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences - PG Programmes

PIMS AICET 2009 for Post Graduate Courses

For selection of candidates for admission to Postgraduate Courses in Medicine (MD/ MS/ MSc/ DIPLOMA), Dentistry (MDS), Physiotherapy (MPTh) for the year 2009.

Date and Time of Entrance Test Examination: Saturday – January 10th, 2009

Exam Timings: 3.00 PM to 6.00 PM

Number of Seats:

The intake capacity for various courses as approved by the respective councils is given below Table 1 (a) (b) (c).

Table 1: (a) Medicine

Subject No of Seats
Degree Diploma
1. General Medicine 2 -
2. Paediatrics 2 4
3. General Surgery 2 -
4. Orthopaedics 2 2
5. Opthalmology 2 1
6. ENT 1 1
7. Obst and Gynecology 2 4
8. Radio Dignosis 1 2
9. Radio Therapy 1 1
10. Anaesthesiology 1 2
11. Preventive and Social Medicine 1 -
12. Pathology 2 4
13. Pharmacology 1 -
14. Forensic Medicine and Toxicology 1 -
15. Microbiology 1 -
16. Anatomy 1 -
17. Physiology (M.D.) 2 -
18. Physiology (M.Sc.) 2 -
Total 27 21

Table 1: (a) Dentistry

Subject No of Seats
Degree Diploma
1. Prosthodontics 3 -
2. Periodontology 3 -
3. Conservative Dentistry 3 -
4. Oral Maxillofacial Surgery 3 -
5. Orthodontics 3 -

Table 1: (a) Physiotherapy

Subject No of Seats
Degree Diploma
1. Musculoskletal Sciences 2 -
2. Neurosciences 2 -
3. Cardio-Respiratory Sciences 2 -
4. Community Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation 2 -

Distribution of Seats: The distribution of seats will be as follows:

a. General Category: 50 % seats are in this category. The admission to this category will be made on the basis of inter-se-merit of the candidates at AICET- 2009 PG.

b. Management Seats: 50 % seats are reserved under Management Category. The admission to this category will also be made on the basis of inter - se - merit of the candidates at the AICET - 2009 PG and Terms/Conditions applicable as prescribed by the Management. Candidates seeking admission under this category will have to apply separately and submit the same to the Office of The Registrar, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni. The Last date of submission of such applications is 20th March, 2009.

PIMS AICET 2009 Eligibility
  • Candidates seeking admission to Postgraduate Medical / Dental / Physiotherapy course should hold MBBS/ BDS/ BPTh degree of recognised University by MCI/DCI/IAP or equivalent qualification and should have obtained permanant registration with MCI/DCI/IAP (as the case may be) or any State Council, or should obtain the same within one month from the date of his/ her admission.
  • Candidate who have been admitted to P.G. seat and resigned/left the seat OR who are previously registered and are persuing / have completed the P.G. degree course or have obtained P.G. degree are not eligible for the course.

PIMS AICET 2009 Mode of Entrance Test:

The AICET – 2009 PG will be of three hours duration. There will be one question paper for Common Entrance Test consisting 200 multiple choice questions (MCQ’s) based on the syllabus of undergraduate standard and shall cover all the subjects taught during undergraduate course (i.e. MBBS / BDS / B.P.Th as the case may be.)

PIMS AICET 2009 Centers for Entrance Test:

The PIMS - AICET - 2009 PG shall be conducted at the following centers,

  • New Delhi
  • Mumbai
  • Pune
  • Loni

PIMS 2009 Selection Process:

Candidates who secure minimum 50% marks at AICET - 2009 PG and satisfy the eligibility norms laid down by respective councils shall be eligible for admission to Medical / Dental / Physiotherapy P.G. Courses and would be offered admission to these courses on the basis of inter-se-merit at the time of counselling.

Merit List: The result of the Entrance Test in the form of merit list separately for Medicine (MD/MS/ M.Sc./DIPLOMA), Dentistry (MDS) and Physiotherapy (M.P.Th), arranged in order of merit according to the marks obtained by the candidates containing name of candidates and marks obtained by them will be declared by the Admission Committee on 20th February, 2009. The list will carry names of those candidates who have secured 50% and more marks (i.e. 100 and above marks out of 200) at the AICET - 2009 PG.

PIMS AICET 2009 Application Form for Post Graduate Courses

The application form should be purchased from the authorized centers only in the name of student seeking admission to the medical courses in PIMS, failing to which his/her name can be deleted from admission process at any stage.

The fee for the Entrance Test is Rs. 1,500/ - The fee is payable by demand draft in favour of "PRAVARA INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES", drawn on State Bank Of India, Loni Branch, (Code 6322) OR Central Bank Of India, Loni Branch, (Code - Pravara Medical Trust - PUN) payable at Loni - 413 736, Tal. Rahata, Dist. Ahmednagar.

This amount is not refundable. The particulars of the draft must be filled in the both parts of the 'receipt' attached along with the Hall ticket. The candidates should write their full name, address and application number on the backside of the demand draft.

The application form can be downloaded from our website www.pravara.com. If a candidate uses down loaded application form, he/she will have to enclose Demand Draft of Rs. 2500/- .

The last date for receipt of completed application forms on the following address is 29/12/2008 upto 5.00 PM.

The Controller of Examinations and Coordinator for AICET- 2009 PG,
Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences,
At : Loni (BK) - 413736 Tal.
Rahata, Dist. Ahmednagar,
(Maharashtra State)

It will be the responsibility of the candidate to ensure that his application form along with demand draft and supporting documents reaches the office of the Coordinator of Admission Committee within the specified time and date.

The applications received after the due date or not accompanied by the demand draft covering entrance fee shall be rejected and such candidates shall not be allowed to appear for the Entrance Test. The Admission Committee will not be responsible for nonreceipt of the application within the specified time and date due to postal delays. Forms should be sent only by the registered Post or handed over to PIMS office personally.

The candidates are advised not to send the PIMS-AICET-2009 application form by courier service or through any other agent.

PIMS-AICET-2008 Important Dates:

  • Last Date for Submission of Application Form: Upto 5.00 PM on 29/12/2008 to the address of the Controller of Examinations, PIMS, Loni 413736
  • Distribution of Hall Tickets: Between 16/11/2008 to 30/12/2008
  • In case a candidate does not receive Hall Ticket by 08/01/2009, he/she should contact University Representative for Duplicate Hall Ticket as mentioned in para 8 of prospectus.
  • Date and Time of Entrance Test- (Saturday) January 10th, 2009 from 3.00 PM to 6.00 PM
  • Announcement of Results: 20th February, 2009
  • Date of Counseling:
    a. Medicine : 06 / 03 / 2009
    b. Dentistry : 07 / 03 / 2009
    c. Physiotherapy : 20 / 07 / 2009
  • Commencement of Classes:
    a. Medicine PG Courses : 02 / 05 / 2009
    b. Dentistry PG Courses : 02 / 05 / 2009
    c. Physiotherapy PG Courses: 01 / 08 / 2009

For more information details contact:
Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS)
Loni, Tal. Rahata, District
Ahmednagar - 413736
Tel: +91-2422-273600, 273486 Ext. 1226
Fax: +91-2422-273442
E-mail: pravara@bom3.vsnl.net.in, contact@pmtpims.org