INI CET Exam Pattern 2024: Check Latest Marking Scheme & Exam Duration

INI CET 2024

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Exam On: 19 May '24

Updated on Feb 22, 2024 13:05 IST

NI CET 2024 pattern for July session will be released along with the official information brochure. AIIMS uploads the exam pattern on its official website. INI CET 2024 exam pattern comprises details about the mode of the exam, duration, marking scheme, and the total number of questions. According to the INI CET pattern, the examination is conducted in an online mode. As per the existing pattern, AIIMS INI CET test paper comprises 200 objective questions and candidates get three hours to answer them. Read the article to know more about the exam pattern for INI CET 2024 session. The exam is scheduled to be held on May 19, 2024 in computer-based mode.

 

Q:   Why knowing INI CET exam pattern is important?

A:

Aspirants should know the INI CET 2024 pattern, as it gives them an idea of the question paper. They get to know about the exam and make a strategy accordingly. The exam pattern comprises details such as the mode and medium of the exam, the total number of questions and their types, the exam duration, and the marking scheme. AIIMS releases the exam pattern along with the information brochure. The INI CET exam is usually held in November and May in computer-based mode. There will be 200 questions, and the exam duration will be 3 hours.

 

Q:   Do questions repeat in the INI CET exam?

A:

At times, questions get repeated in the INI CET exam. But candidates are advised to prepare thoroughly so that they can answer every possible question in the exam. As the INI CET is one of the toughest exams, candidates should focus on concepts. At least two revisions are required before the exam date. After finishing the INI CET syllabus, candidates should appear in a mock test and solve previous question papers. Appearing in the mock test and analyzing their performance will boost their confidence.

 

Q:   What will be the duration of INI CET 2024?

A:

Candidates will be given three hours or 180 minutes to attempt INI CET 2024 July session question paper. According to INI CET 2024 exam pattern, a total of 200 multiple choice questions will be asked. Candidates will get 1 mark for every right answer and -1/3 for every wrong answer. No mark will be awarded or deducted for unanswered questions. Exam pattern is released along with the official information brochure.

 

INI CET 2024 Pattern (January Session): Highlights

Details  Features
Mode Computer-based
Duration 3 hours (180 minutes)
Type of questions Objective
Number of questions 200
Varying types of questions

Single correct answer

Multiple correct answer

Negative marking  Yes

Q:   How many questions will be there in the INI CET 2024 exam?

A:

AIIMS will release INI CET 2024 exam pattern for July session. According to the existing pattern, there will be 200 questions in the exam. All the questions will be multiple choice type. Candidates will be given three hours to answer the question paper. There will be negative marking in the exam. For every wrong answer 1/3 mark will be deducted from the total. That is why candidates are advised to answer only those questions where they feel confident of right answer.

 

Q:   Will there negative marking in INI CET exam?

A:

Yes, there will be negative marking in INI CET 2024 exam. According to INI CET pattern 2024, -1/3 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. For right answer, +1 mark will be awarded to candidates. Candidates are advised to answer only those questions where they feel confident of answer as negative marking may put toll on overall score. INI CET 2024 January session is scheduled to be held on November 5 in computer-based mode. Registration for INI CET will begin most likley in the third week of September. 

 

Q:   Can I mark more than one answer in INI CET 2024?

A:

No, candidates will have to mark only one answer for each question. There will be 200 multiple choice questions and candidates will be given 3 hours to answer them. The exam will be held in English language only. There is a provision of negative marking in the exam. -1/3 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. INI CET 2024 July session exam is scheduled to be held on May 19 in computer-based mode.

 

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INI CET Pattern: Explained

General:

According to the pattern of INI CET 2024 pattern, the examination will be conducted in a computer-based mode. The examination will be held at digital centres where each candidate will be allotted a separate system to attempt the examination. They will be issued separate login IDs for the exam day. Candidates will be allowed to log in to their accounts five minutes before the examination begins. The total duration for INI CET 2024 January session exam will be 180 minutes. On completion of the time, candidates will have to submit their tests online.

Type of Questions:

Questions for INI CET 2024 will be objective type. This implies that each question will have four response options. Candidates don't need to write a descriptive type answer, instead, they will have to choose the correct response from the given options. 

However, more than one response can be correct for a given question. Such questions will fall under multiple correct answer type questions. Candidates will be marked according to the responses marked by them. 

Single correct answer type question

Bile helps in __________

a) Digestion of proteins

b) Breaking down of nucleic acids

c) Emulsification of fats

d) Phagocytosis

The answer to the above question is ‘emulsification of fats’, thus candidate has to mark ‘c’. No other option given above is correct. Such type of questions will be called 'single-best answer' type questions.  

Multiple correct answer type question

Such questions will have responses like

(1) If a, b, c are correct

(2) If a and c are correct

(3) If b and d are correct

(4) If all four (a, b, c, & d) are correct

Candidates should read and understand the question thoroughly to be able to answer such questions. Since more than one given option will be correct here, such questions are called 'multiple correct answer' type questions. Candidates must note that, though the question may have more than one correct answer, there is only one correct response even for these questions. Candidates will ahve to mark only one response on the OMR sheet for such questions.

INI CET 2024 Marking Scheme

AIIMS Delhi will release the official marking scheme for INI CET 2024 January session. As per the existing marking scheme, candidates will be getting -1/3 negative mark for every wrong answer in the exam. Check the details of the INI CET marking scheme in the table below:

Response Type

Marks Awarded

Correct answer

+1

Incorrect answer

-1/3

No response (unanswered questions)

0

Q:   Can I mark more than one answer in INI CET 2024?

A:

No, candidates will have to mark only one answer for each question. There will be 200 multiple choice questions and candidates will be given 3 hours to answer them. The exam will be held in English language only. There is a provision of negative marking in the exam. -1/3 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. INI CET 2024 July session exam is scheduled to be held on May 19 in computer-based mode.

 

Q:   How many marks will be deducted for wrong response in INI CET 2024?

A:

According to INI CET 2024 pattern, there is a provision of negative marking in the exam. Candidates will get +1 mark for every right answer while there will be a deduction of -1/3 mark for every wrong answer. Candidates are advised to answer only those questions where they feel confidence of right answer otherwise negative score may reduce the overall total score in INI CET 2024 exam.

 

Q:   What is the minimum cut off percentile to qualify INI CET 2024 July session?

A:

Candidates have to score the minimum marks to qualify for the AIIMS INI CET exam. The minimum marks vary for each category of students in the exam. While the General category candidates have to score minimum 50 percentile to qualify for the exam, those who belong to reserved category need to score 45 percentile marks. Anybody who score less than the minimum cut off will not be able to qualify for the exam. The exam is scheduled to be held on May 19 in computer-based mode.

 

INI CET 2024 Pattern: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

 

Q:   What are the books required for the INI CET?

A:

A list of the best books for the INI CET exam is listed below; Books for pre-Clinical Subjects: Books for Anatomy: 1- Read Self Assessment and Review of Anatomy by Rajesh K Kaushal 2- Anatomy for FMGE by P. Harinath, K. Raviraj & Vishwajit. R. D 3- Revise Anatomy in 15 days by K. Raviraj Books for Physiology: 1- Complete Review of Integrated Systems Physiology by S Krishna Kumar 2- Quick review series: Physiology for FMGE by Prem Balaguru & P. Harinath 3- Review of Physiology (PGMEE) by Soumen Manna Books for Biochemistry: 1- Biochemistry by Smily Pahwa 2- Quick review series: Biochemistry for FMGE by A. Balasubramanian 3- Self-Assessment and Review of Biochemistry by Rebecca James Books for Clinical Subjects: 1- Orthopaedics: PROAFS 2- Radiology: PROAFS 3- Skin: ACROSS Book 4- PSM: Review for PSM by Vivek Jain 5- Paediatrics: Jitendra Talekar and Notes by Dr. Marwah 6- Obstetrics & Gynaecology: Review Book by Dr. Sakshi Arora and Review Book by Harmeet Goal 7- Ophthalmology: Dr. Ruchi Rai for Ophthalmology 8- Anaesthesia: ACROSS Book 9- Surgery: Admit Tripathi and Ashish Gupta or Rachna Chaurasia / Arora 10- Medicine: Mudit Khanna MCQ Internal medicine.

Q:   Will INI CET 2024 July session exam be held in online or offline mode?

A:

INI CET July 2024 exam will be conducted in computer-based mode for July session. Candidates will be informed about name and address of the exam centre through INI CET 2024 admit card. The exam is scheduled to be held on May 19. INI CET 2024 question paper will comprise a total of 200 multiple choice questions and candidates will have 3 hours to answer them. Candidates must note that there is a provision of negative marking in the exam.

 

Q:   What is INI CET 2024 exam date?

A:

AIIMS has announced INI CET 2024 exam date. The exam will be held on November 5 in computer-based mode. This exam date is as per the 2023-24 calendar available on the official website. AIIMS will release other dates including application form, admit card upload, result declaration along with the official information brochure. The official information brochure will be released most likely in the second week of September.

 

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The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS),  Rishikesh accepts INI CET scores for admission to the  MD, MS, DM (6 yrs), MCh (6 yrs) and MDS courses. AIIMS Rishikesh INI CET cut off 2024 has been released for Janurary session. As per the INI CET Round 2 seat allotment result, the closing ran

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AIIMS Delhi accepts MD CET scores, followed by INI CET Counselling process for admission to the MD/ MS/ MDS/ DM and MCh courses. As per the AIIMS Delhi cut off 2024 for INI CET January session, the Round 1 and the Round 2 cutoffs have been released so far. Next round is expected to release soon. Bas

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The selection process for taking admission in MD is :

  1. The candidate should be graduated with 55% aggregate.

  2. The candidate should qualify in INI CET exam with required score. 

Once selected, the candidate must pay the fee and submit all the required documents to enroll in the course.

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Mukul Kumar Mishra

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The result of INI CET 2023 July session was out on 13 May 2023 . The cut-off percentile for INI CET 2023 July session is higher than the 2022 one. 

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Anamika Jha

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The closing rank for JIPMER MD course admission 2023 for the general All-India category is presented in the following table:

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677

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Manori Sahni

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AIIMS declared INI CET 2024 open round counselling result on February 10. The result was uploaded online based on choice declaration from January 19 to January 25. The seat allotment result was announced in PDF format. Those allotted seats will have to report in person for document verification. The

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