AFMS PG Medical Admission 2021 - Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) and Directorate General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS) will conduct the admission to AFMS PG 2021. Only aspirants who will qualify NEET PG entrance exam will be allowed to appear for AFMS PG medical admission. To qualify NEET PG 2021 exam, aspirants need to secure the minimum qualifying percentile to pass the exam. AFMS PG medical 2021 registration will begin at mcc.nic.in/PGcounseling. AFMS NEET PG 2021 application form can be filled in online mode only. Through AFMS PG medical admission 2021, as many as 352 candidates will be granted admission to Doctor of Medicine (DM) and Masters of Surgery (MS) seats.
While filling the application form of AFMS PG medical 2021, aspirants need to provide their personal, academic, registration, internship and other asked details. Along with the registration, candidates need to provide their preferences of colleges and specializations in which they wish to take admission. Based on the choices filled, seats available, NEET PG result 2021, reservation criteria and other details, the admission to AFMS PG medical 2021 admission will be done. Read the article on AFMS PG medical admission 2021, dates, application form, eligibility, merit list, counselling, cutoff and other details.
Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS)
NEET PG 2021
Exam conducting authority
National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Counselling conducting authority
Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on behalf of Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) and Directorate General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS)
Online registration start date
To be notified
Online registration last date
|To be notified|
Merit list (Priority-wise)
|To be notified|
Counselling for priority I and II
|To be notified|
Counselling for priority III
|To be notified|
Counselling for priority IV
|To be notified|
Counselling for priority V
|To be notified|
The authorities have divided the seats available for AFMS PG medical admission 2021 among different priorities. Candidates must note that the counselling procedure for different priorities will be different. The eligibility criteria of AFMS PG 2021 will also be different for different categories.
1. Priority I - Currently serving officers of AFMS
2. Priority II - Foreign candidates who are sponsored by the Government of India. Such candidates will be accepted on the approval of Ministry of Defence/DGAFMS/Ministry of External Affairs
3. Priority III - Medical officers sponsored by Parliamentary Forces or other organisations of Government of India. For these candidates, it is mandatory that they furnish sponsorship certificates with subjects for sponsorship by the authority to be considered for counselling
4. Priority IV - This category is of officers who are ex-servicemen and have completed their contractual service Candidates in this category of priority can apply only if they have completed their contractual service on or after May 1, 2018, or before the last date. This does not apply for candidates who resigned/dismissed/removed from their services
5. Priority V - Civilian doctors who fulfil the eligibility criteria and are ready to serve AFMS for a duration of five years after having completed the course are eligible under this priority. Doctors under this category have to sign a bond of INR 29,00,000 to the Government of India for AFMS PG 2021 medical admission
Candidates are required to fulfil certain eligibility conditions in order to qualify for AFMS PG medical admission 2021. In the points below AFMS PG eligibility criteria has been mentioned for candidate’s reference
Nationality - Candidates must be Indian citizen. This does not apply to Priority II category candidates
Age - There is a specific requirement in the age category for Priority V candidates only. Such aspirants must not be more than 35 years of age as on the specified date.
Degree - It is essential for all the candidates to possess MBBS degree from a recognised institution
Registration - Candidates must be holders of permanent or provisional registration certificate issued by the Medical Council of India (MCI) or State Medical Council (SMC)
Qualifying examination and percentile - As aforementioned, admissions will be granted on the basis of NEET PG score, thus candidates must secure minimum qualifying percentile as mentioned below.
Minimum Required Percentile
|NEET PG cutoff scores (2020)|
SC/ST/OBC (including PwD of SC/ST/OBC)
The authorities will release AFMS PG 2021 medical application form at mcc.nic.in. Aspirants seeking admission in the said institute will have to register themselves online through centralised counselling. The authorities will conduct counselling for 15% All India Quota, Central and Deemed Universities, and AFMS institution. Registration form for AFMS PG medical admission 2021 will be available till the last date. Candidates must note that it is extremely important that candidates fill AFMS PG 2021 medical application form to be eligible to participate in the counselling process. After filling the application form of AFMS PG 2021 candidates will have to pay the application fee of INR 1000.
Aspirants can go through the AFMS PG 2021 seat matrix in the image below for a better understanding of the total seats offered and specialization wise seats distribution. The seat matrix of AFMS PG medical admission can be checked below.
The authorities will release AFMS PG 2021 medical merit list priority wise. Candidates who have their names included in the list are the ones eligible to participate in the centralised counselling process. Candidates must note that the medical merit list of AFMS PG 2021 will reflect the merit rank of candidates and on the basis of the latter candidates will be called for counselling. DGAFMS will release a total of five merit lists which means that each of the priority’s candidates will have a separate priority-wise merit list for them. Each of the merit lists will contain AFMS PG medical counselling 2021 details like venue, date and timings
Aspirants will have to freshly register themselves on the official website of MCC to participate in AFMS PG 2021 medical counselling process. AFMS PG medical admission will be conducted on the basis of merit cum preference in offline mode. Candidates who qualify in NEET PG result 2021 and are included in the merit list will be called for the medical counselling of AFMS PG. There are certain documents that candidates are required to furnish at the time of counselling, particulars of these are mentioned in the points below.
Six passport size photographs
Copy of NEET PG admit card 2021
AFMS PG medical registration slip
NEET PG scorecard 2021
MBBS pass certificate
Class 10 pass certificate (proof of date of birth)
Internship Completion Certificate
Permanent/Provisional Medical Council/SMC registration certificate
First to Final MBBS mark sheets
Transfer Certificate/Migration Certificate
Allotment Letter (will be made available after the conclusion of counselling)
Subject-specific certificate (only for Priority III candidates)
Release order from Armed Forces Medical Services by DGAFMS/concerned Medical Directorate and movement order from last unit (only for Priority IV candidates) - Click here
The authorities concerned have laid down certain conditions that are important fulfilled by aspirants to ensure their admissions to AFMS PG medical seats. However, candidates must note that mere fulfilment of below mentioned requirements does not guarantee a seat in the said college.
AFMS PG 2021 medical admission is provisional and subject to ratification/confirmation by the university concerned and the office of DGAFMS
Selected candidates have to furnish additional documents required for medical admission of AFMS PG
Candidates must note that Commandant of the college’s decision in regard to admissions will be deemed final and binding
Aspirants are advised to keep their NEET PG 2021 admit card and registration slip safely and with multiple printouts till admission is granted to them.
Civilian aspirants, under Priority V, will have to sign a bond for AFMS PG 2021 medical admission, details of which are given below:
Priority V candidates will have to sign a bond to serve as Short Service Commissioned (SSC) Officer for a tenure of five years with the Armed Forces Medical Services. Failing to do so they will have to pay an amount as sanctioned by the Government of India
The authorities will upload the format for the bond money on their official website, candidates are advised to go through the same. It is to be noted that the authorities concerned have full rights to make amendments in the bond amount at any time and if need be candidates will have to furnish new bonds to the Commandant of the college in which they take admission
Candidates will have to execute the bond in non-judicial stamp paper and register/notarise with the office of sub-registrar. They have to submit the same on the day of counselling at the counselling venue.
Any expense incurred in the due process has to be completely borne by the candidate himself, the authorities would not be responsible for reimbursement.
The list below mentions names of college who will be participating in the counselling process for admission through AFMS 2021 medical admission.
Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Bangalore
INHS Asvini, Mumbai
Army Hospital (Research & Referral), Delhi Cantt
Command Hospital (Eastern Command), Kolkata
Command Hospital (Air Force), Bangalore
Command Hospital (Central Command), Lucknow
Command Hospital (Western Command), Chandimandir
To check the mop-up round additional list of provisionally eligible candidates (Priority III), click here
To check the provisionally eligible candidates of category III, IV and V, click here
To check the official notice on the mop-up round of counselling, click here
To check the seat matrix for priority V candidates, click here
To check the revised list of provisionally eligible candidates of priority IV - Click here
To check the balance seat matrix for priority III, IV and V in MD/MS courses, Click here
To check the list of provisionally eligible candidates of priority III, Click Here
To check the list of provisionally eligible candidates of priority IV, Click Here
To check the provisional merit list of AFMS PG medical admission, Click Here.
To check balance seat matrix for priority III, IV, V of AFMS PG medical counselling, click here