INI SS 2022 Application Form (Released), Dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

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AIIMS announces Institute of National Importance Super-Specialty Entrance Test (INI-SS) 2022 for Admission to DM, M.Ch. & MD Hospital Administration Course for July 2022 Session, Apply now

INI SS 2022 – All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi invites online applications for INI-SS Entrance Test leading to admission in DM, M.Ch. (3 years) & MD (Hospital Administration) Courses of AIIMS New Delhi & other AIIMS Bhopal, AIIMS Bhubaneswar, AIIMS Jodhpur, AIIMS Patna, AIIMS Raipur, AIIMS Rishikesh, JIPMER, Puducherry , NIMHANS, Bengaluru, PGIMER Chandigarh & Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology (SCTIMST) for July, 2022 Session


Courses Offered

  • DM/M.Ch.(3 years) Course
  • MD (Hospital Administration)


INI-SS July Dates 2022

  • Date of Uploading Prospectus and Starting of Online Registration : 16th March 2022
  • Last date of Online Registration: 30th March 2022 at 5:00 PM
  • Status of application & rejected applications with reasons for rejection : 08th Apritl 2022 to 11th April 2022 (upto 5 PM)
  • Finalization of Centres and allotment of Roll Nos/Admit Card on website : 16th April 2022 (Saturday)
  • Written Test through online (CBT) Mode: 23rd April 2022 (Saturday)
  • Expected date of declaration of Result (Stage 1) : 27th April 2022 (Monday)
  • Department Assessment : 4th, 5th & 6th of May, 2022
  • Final Result : 10th May 2022 (Tuesday)


INI-SS July Eligibility Criteria 2022

  • DM-CARDIOLOGY: M.D/DNB in Medicine/Paediatrics of this Institute or any other University or equivalent degree recognized by the NMC
  • DM-ENDOCRINOLOGY: M.D./ DNB Degree in Medicine/Paediatrics of this Institute or any other University or equivalent degree recognized by the NMC
  • DM-NEPHROLOGY: M.D/DNB in Medicine/Paediatrics of this Institute or any other University or equivalent degree recognized by the NMC
  • DM-NEUROLOGY: M.D. in Medicine/Paediatrics of this Institute or any other University or equivalent degree recognized by the NMC
  • *Candidates can check more details on eligibility criteria from the information brochure available on the official website (


Age Limit

  • For AIIMS New Delhi & Other AIIMS: Upper Age limit is 35 years.
  • For PGIMER, Chandigarh: Upper Age limit is 45 years.
  • For NIMHANS, Bengaluru: Upper Age limit is 37 years.
  • For SCTIMST, Thiruvananthapuram: Upper Age limit is 40 years.
  • For JIPMER, Puducherry: No Upper Age Limit

Age Relaxation

  • The upper age limit is relaxable for OBC Candidates by a maximum of 3 years.
  • The upper age limit is relaxable in the case of SC/ ST candidates by a maximum of 5 years.
  • The upper age limit is relaxable for Ex-Serviceman and Commissioned Officers including ECO, SSCO who have rendered or released on satisfactory assignment with age relaxation by a maximum of 5 years.
  • The upper age limit is not applicable to sponsored candidates.
  • The persons with benchmark disabilities shall be given an upper age relaxation of five years for admission to DM/M.Ch. for PWD candidates as per the Right of Persons with Disability Act, 2016.


INI-SS July Application Process 2022

  • All information as well as access to processes related to INI-SS will be done through its online portal. The portal for INI-SS can be accessed from >>Academic Course Tab >> and clicking on INI-SS
  • The applicants are requested to visit the site frequently to keep themselves updated with the latest information.
  • The access and different components of the application process will be enabled/ disabled as per the dates specified in the Important Dates Tab.

Steps to Register for INI SS 2022

  • Visit the official site
  • The home page will appear on the screen.
  • At the left side of the page, candidates can see the “Online Registration for Institute of National Importance Super Speciality (INI-SS) for admission to DM/ M.Ch./ MD (Hospital Administration) July 2022 Session has been started” link.
  • Fill in the details.
  • Click on the “submit” button.
  • Finally take an INI SS 2022 Application Form for future use.


Application Fee

  • All Applicants: Rs.4250/- + Transaction Charges as applicable.
  • PWBD: Exempted
  • Note:  The applicant can pay the prescribed application fee through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking. Transaction/ Processing fee, if any, as applicable, will be payable to the respective bank, etc by the applicant.


INI-SS Exam Pattern 2022

Stage-I: Applicable to all participating Institute

  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Number of Questions: 80 Questions
  • Total Marks: 80 Marks
  • Language: English
  • Type of Questions: Objective type of questions of Single Correct Choice
  • Correct Answer: One Mark (+1)
  • In Correct Answer: Minus one-third (-) 1/3
  • Unanswered / Marked for Review: 0
  • Qualifying Criteria in Stage I: 50 percent (%)

Stage-II: Applicable to all AIIMS only

  • Total Marks: 20
  • Candidates must secure 50 percent (%) or more marks in Stage-I[as per the decision of the meeting of the 116th Academic Committee (item No. AC/ 116/ 10 dated 06.03.2018)].
  • Candidates must have applied in online registration for AIIMS seats in respective specialty/ course.
  • Candidates must be eligible as per eligibility criteria of AIIMS.
  • Out of the candidates who fulfill the above criteria, candidates 3 times the number of seats advertised will be called for departmental clinical/ practical/ lab-based assessment (carrying 20 marks) related to subspecialty/ systems/ component of the specialty/ course for which the candidate has applied in the respective department at AIIMS, New Delhi.
  • To qualify for AIIMS Seat allocation a candidate must obtain 50 percent (%)or more marks in Stage-I & Stage-II combined.
  • In case a candidate gets marks more than 50 percent (%) in Stage-I but less than 50 percent (%) marks in Stage I & II combined, he/ she will not be treated as qualified for AIIMS Seats.


INI SS Syllabus 2022

  • The question paper will consist of questions from the General/ Basic component of the qualifying educational qualification and from subspecialty/ systems/ component the specialty/ course for which the examination is being conducted.


Exam Centers

  • Ahmedabad; Bengaluru; Bhopal; Bhubaneswar; Chennai; Chandigarh/ Mohali; Delhi/ NCR; Dehradun; Guwahati; Hyderabad; Imphal; Jammu; Jodhpur; Kolkata; Mumbai; Patna; Puducherry; Raipur; Trivandrum; Varanasi


INI-SS July Admit Card 2022

  • Candidates who are going to take the exam need to collect the INI SS Admit Card. This INI SS Admit Card plays an important role for the applicants while attending the exam.


For more details and to apply online, please visit official website