The Central Board of Secondary Education has announced the dates for the All Indian Pre-Medical/ Pre-Dental (AIPMT) entrance examinations. The preliminary exams will be conducted on April 1, 2012, while the final examination will be conducted on 13-May-2012.Both the exams will be objective type. All applications are to be done online via the official website of the board. The national level tests are being conducted for admission to 15% of the total seats for medical and dental courses in medical and dental colleges run by the Union and State governments, except in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir.
The board has also set up 172 facilitation centres, including one in Riyad, Saudi Arabia, from where aspirants may take the assistance of for submission of application form free of cost during working hours. The schedule for submission of online application forms without late fee starts on December 26, 2011 and will continue till January 25, 2012. Once the online submission is done, aspirants are supposed to send the confirmation page to the CBSE for the completion of the registration process. Instructions for submitting online application, payment of fee and computer generated printout to be sent to CBSE are available on the website. The last date of receipt of confirmation page in CBSE for the applications submitted without late fee is February 2, 2012.