All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, has announced Entrance Examination through online (CBT) mode for admission in PhD Programme January 2021 session.
Total seats: 3
M.Sc. in Forensic Sciences
1.Development of DNA database and Identification portal for unidentified dead bodies
autopsied at AIIMS, New Delhi, by using bioinformatics tools and techniques
2.Centre for Advanced Care and Research in Virtual/Digital Autopsy
3.Development of DNA database and Identification portal for unidentified dead bodies
autopsied at AIIMS, New Delhi, by using bioinformatics tools and techniques.
Non-medical candidates should have preferably qualified in any one of the following National
Entrance tests in the last 2 years (January2019 to December 2020), leading to the award of a
Joint CSIR-UGC NET for JRF
ICMR – JRF
DBT – JRF
NBHM screening test
Method of Selection
A: Selection for Ph.D. registration will be through a three-stage performance evaluation as under:
- STAGES I and II:
a. Stage-I:30 Marks (30 MCQs of 1 Mark each) Aptitude related MCQs covering
English(Written and verbal skills), Biostatistics, Research Methodology, Cell Biology, Lab
b. Stage-II: 40 Marks (40 MCQs of 1 Mark each) Subject related theory based comprising MultipleChoice Questions (MCQs) of MD/MS/MDS/M.Sc. Entrance level.
Total Marks (Stage I + II): 70 (30+40)
Total Duration (Stage I + II): 90 Minutes
- Eligibility for Stage-III: Candidates must score at least 35 marks in Stages I and II (Combined)to be eligible for Stage III. Candidates who do not fulfill the criteria to qualify for stage III will not be eligible for selection.
Evaluation Procedure of Stage I & II
Each correct (MCQ) answer will be awarded 1 mark and each wrong (MCQ) answer will be awarded onethird (-1/3) negative mark. More than one answer will be treated as wrong answer and awarded negative
mark. Zero mark will be given for questions not answered or marked for review.
• Each correct response will get a score of 1 mark.
• Each incorrect response will get a score of – 1⁄3 (minus-one-third).
• No credit will be given for the questions not answered or marked for review