AIAPGET Exam Pattern 2024: Marking Scheme, Total Marks, Exam Duration

All India AYUSH Postgraduate Entrance Test 2024 ( AIAPGET )

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AIAPGET exam pattern 2024 will be released along with the official information brochure. The exam pattern is designed by the National Testing Agency. Both AIAPGET syllabus and exam pattern are essential ingredients of a rock-solid preparation. The exam pattern of AIAPGET helps define many important parameters, such as mode of the examination, medium of the question paper, duration of the examination and marking scheme. Since the examination is conducted across various test centres in India, the exam pattern of AIAPGET brings uniformity to the examination.

For the candidates preparing for AIAPGET 2024, knowledge of the exam pattern will help them score well in this examination. For example, a candidate will mark only those answers about which he/she is sure and end up saving marks, if he/she is aware of the negative marking system of the AIAPGET exam pattern 2024. Read on to know more about the exam pattern of AIAPGET 2024.

Q:   What is the question pattern for the AIAPGET?

A:

AIAPGET Exam Pattern: 1- Mode of the examination: Online (computer-based) 2- Medium of the question paper: 1- Ayurveda: English and Hindi 2- Unani: English and Urdu 3- Homeopathy: English only 4- Siddha: English and Tamil 3- Duration of the examination: 2 hours 4- Total number of questions: 120 5- Total marks: 480 6- Type of Questions: Objective type 7- Negative marking: Yes. 

Q:   Will NTA release AIAPGET question paper in English medium?

A:

No. AIAPGET 2024 question paper will be available in English and Hindi medium. Candidates can choose the medium of their preference while applying for the exam. However, it is important to note that the exam will be conducted in a computer-based mode, and all questions will be multiple choice type, with no long answer questions. Additionally, there will be negative marking for incorrect answers, so candidates should mark only those questions they are confident about.

Medium of question paper

Medium of the AIAPGET question paper

Ayurveda

English and Hindi

Unani

English and Urdu

Homeopathy

English only

Siddha

English and Tamil

 

Q:   Will there be negative marking in AIAPGET 2024?

A:

Yes, there will be negative marking in AIAPGET 2024. As per the exam pattern, for each incorrect response, 1 mark will be deducted. Therefore, it is essential to mark only those questions about which you are confident. Unanswered questions will not have any impact on the total score. There will be no descriptive questions, and all questions will be multiple-choice type. A total of 120 questions will be asked in the exam. Candidates will be given 120 minutes to answer them.

 

AIAPGET 2024 Exam Pattern: Highlights

Details

Features

Mode of the examination

Online (computer-based)

Medium of the question paper

Ayurveda

English and Hindi

Unani

English and Urdu

Homeopathy

English only

Siddha

English and Tamil

Duration of the examination

2 hours

Total number of questions

120

Total marks

480

Type of Questions

Objective type

Negative marking

Yes

Q:   Will there be any long answer questions in AIAPGET 2024?

A:

According to the AIAPGET exam pattern, there will be no descriptive questions in the exam. All the questions will be multiple choice/objective type. So, there will be no long answer questions in AIAPGET 2024. A total of 120 questions will be asked in AIAPGET 2024 exam and candidates will be given 120 minutes to answer them. Candidates must note there is a provision of negative marking in the exam.

 

Q:   How many questions will be there in AIAPGET 2024 Homeopathy paper?

A:

Number of questions will remain constant irrespective of the discipline. The total number of questions will be 120 including Homeopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Ayurveda. AIAPGET 2024 pattern will be released by NTA along with the official information brochure. The exam pattern comprises details such as mode and medium of exam, total of questions, allotted time, and marking scheme. NTA will held AIAPGET 2024 exam in computer-based mode. Candidates must note medium of diferent as per the selected course. For an example, Ayurdveda question paper will be in English and Hindi while Homeopathy will be in English only.

 

Q:   What is the syllabus for the AIAPGET?

A:
Syllabus for the AIAPGET: 1- For Ayurveda: Padartha Vigyan and Ayurved Itihas, Sanskrit, Kriya Sharir, Rachana Sharir, Maulik Siddhant Avum Ashtang Hridaya, Dravyaguna Vighyan, Roga Nidan, Rasashatra, Charak Samhita, Agadtantra, Swasthavritta, Prasuti Tantra Evum Stri Roga, Kaumarbhritya Parichaya, Charak Samhita (Uttarardha), Kayachikitsa, Panchkarma, Shalya Tantra, Shalakya Tantra, Research Methodology and Medical Statistics. 2- For Homeopathy: Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Organon of Medicine, Principles of Homeopathic Philosophy and Psychology, Homeopathic Pharmacy, Homeopathic Material Medical and Therapeutics, Pathology and Microbiology, Forensic medicine and toxicology, Practice of Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Community Medicine. 3- For Unani: Arabic and Mantiq wa Falsifa, Kulliyat Umoore Tabiya, Tashreehul Badan, Munafeul Aaza, Tareekh-e-Tib, Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib, Ilmul Advia, Mahiyatul Amraz, Communication Skills, Ilmul Saidla wa Murakkabat, Tibbe Qanooni wa Ilmul Samoom, Sareeriyat wa Usoole Ilaj, Ilaj Bit Tadbeer, Amraz-e-Atfal, Moalajat, Amraze Niswan, Ilmul Qabalat wa Naumaulood, Ilmul Jarahat, Ain, Uzn, Anaf, Halaq wa Asnan. 4- For Siddha: Siddha Maruthuva Adippadai Thathuvangalum Varalaarum, Tamil Language, Communicative English Uyir Vedhiyiyal (Biochemistry), Maruthuva Thavaraiyal, Nunnuyiriyal (Microbiology), Udal Koorugal (Anatomy), Udal Thathuvam (Physiology), Gunapadam-Paper I (Mooligai) (Materiamedica - Plant Kingdom), Gunapaadam Materiamedica Thathu and Vilanginam (Metals, Minerals, and Animal Kingdom), Noi Naadal (Principles of Siddha Pathology), Noi Nadal (Principles of Modern Pathology Including Clinical Pathology), Sattam Sarntha Maruthuvamum Nanju Maruthuvamum (Forensic Medicine and Toxicology), Noi Anugavithi Ozhukkam (Hygiene and Community Medicine Including National Health Policies), Research Methodology and Medical Statistics. For more syllabus details, you may visit the Shiksha AIAPGET exam page. (https://www.shiksha.com/medicine-health-sciences/aiapget-exam-syllabus). I hope this will help you.
 

Q:   What are the books required for the AIAPGET?

A:
A list of the best books for the AIAPGET exam is mentioned below; Books for Ayurveda; 1- A Guide to Ayurvedic Competitive Examinations by Dr. G Prabhakara Rao 2- A Descriptive Glossary of Diseases in Ayurveda S R Sudarshan 3- Comparative Hindu Material Medical Chandra Chakraborty 4- Prasna Vikalpa MD Entrance Guide) by Dr Sunil Kumar Books for Homeopathy: 1- MCQs in Homeopathic Material Medical by Dr. Rajesh M Patni 2- Success- A Guide on Homoeopathy for Competitive Examinations by Dr. Nani Kumar Singh, Dr. Ratan Chandra Shil, and Dr. Nikhil Kumar Bisui. 3- SARP and SARP series on Medicine 4- KAIZEN by Dr Gajendra Singh. Books for Unani; 1- The Prime: MCQs for Post-Graduation Unani Entrance Examination by Dr. Haqeeq Ahmad and Dr. Izharul Hasan. 2- Concept by Dr. Aysha Raza and Dr. Sofia Bilquees. 3- The Premier Advance by Dr. Izharul Hasan and Dr. Shah Faisal. 4- The Pioneer by Dr. Izharul Hasan and Dr. Danish Chishti. For more details, you may visit the Shiksha AIAPGET exam page. (https://www.shiksha.com/medicine-health-sciences/articles/aiapget-2022-preparation-tips-pattern-and-best-books-blogId-38257). I hope this will help you.

AIAPGET 2024 Exam Pattern in Detail

General:

  • The examination will be conducted in a double shift for all the courses
  • Each candidate will be allotted a desktop at the exam centre
  • Each candidate will be provided with a pen/pencil and a sheet of paper (for rough work) at the exam centre
  • They will be given 120 minutes to solve the question paper

AIAPGET Question paper pattern:

  • The questions will be multiple choice /objective type
  • Each question would have four response options
  • There will be 120 questions which can be solved in any sequence (as per the candidate’s will)

AIAPGET marking scheme:

  • Four marks will be awarded for every correct answer
  • One mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer
  • Marks would neither be awarded nor deducted for unattempted questions
  • Total marks scored by a candidate = (4 x Total number of correct answers) – Total number of incorrect answers

A. Candidates will not be allowed to leave the examination hall before the examination is completed.

AIAPGET 2024 Pattern: FAQs

Check some of the FAQs related to AIAPGET 2024 exam pattern here:

Q:   I had marked two questions for review in AIAPGET. Both of them were incorrect. Will marks be deducted for them?

A:

If you have marked two questions for review in AIAPGET and both of them are incorrect, marks will be deducted for them. The answers marked for review will be treated as attempted and will be marked accordingly. So, if you have marked two incorrect questions for review, you will lose 2 marks for each incorrect question. However, if you have marked two correct questions for review, you will receive 2 marks for each correct question. Marking scheme is released along with the official information brochure.

 

Q:   How do I prepare for the AIAPGET?

A:
Preparation Tips: 1- Know the complete Syllabus of the AIAPGET exam. 2- Know the Exam Pattern of AIAPGET. Exam pattern: Exam duration: 2 hours or 120 minutes Total marks: 480 Total number of questions: 120 Marking Scheme: For every correct answer: 4 marks For every wrong answer: 1 mark will be deducted. 3- Learn to Manage Time. 4- Make a Time Table according to the syllabus and exam pattern. 5- Revise is essential. 6- Practice Sample Papers, Previous Years' Question Papers, or Mock Tests. For more details, you may visit the Shiksha AIAPGET exam page. (https://www.shiksha.com/medicine-health-sciences/aiapget-exam). I hope this will help you.

Q:   Who conducts AIAPGET exam?

A:
The National Testing Agency NTA is responsible for conducting the All India AYUSH Postgraduate Entrance Test. However, NTA's role is limited to conducting the examination and processing the results. The admission/ counselling is conducted under the supervision of the AYUSH Admissions Central Counseling Committee (AACCC). Eligible candidates have to participate in the counselling process for seat allotment. They have to register and declare preference for college and course for counselling.
 

Q:   I am 32 years old. Can I apply for AIAPGET?

A:

Yes, there is no upper age limit for the candidates appearing for AIAPGET 2024. Therefore, you can apply for this examination. Candidates are advised to read all the eligibility criteria before applying online for the exam. Like age, there is no capping on number of attempts for AIAPGET 2024. Candidates can appear as many times as they want. One of the important eligibility criteria for AIAPGET 2024 exam candidates should have BAMS/ BUMS/ BSMS/ BHMS/Graded BHMS degree and must have completed one year internship in the given deadline.

 

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