ARMED FORCES MEDICAL COLLEGE PUNE
ADMISSION TO MBBS COURSE – 2021
Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC) Pune is a premier medical institute of India. The College is a Centre of Excellence for medical education and research
ARMED FORCES MBBS ADMISSION 2021
MBBS COURSE 2021 – A total of 150 candidates (including 05 Govt. sponsored candidates from Friendly Foreign Countries) will be selected in the year 2021, of which 145 (115 boys and 30 girls) will be selected as Medical Cadets for imparting training (including MBBS course) at the Armed Forces Medical College Pune with liability to serve in the Armed Forces Medical Services as Medical Officers. The candidates selected in addition to becoming doctors will also be commissioned as officers of the Indian Armed Forces, wherein they have to be both physically and psychologically robust to be able to undergo the rigors of life in the Armed Forces. The selected candidates need to have leadership qualities, effective communication skills and exacting physical standards, as the same are prime requisites for serving officers of the Armed Forces.
The rules are specified by the Ministry of Defence, Govt of India, and DGAFMS.
On successful completion of MBBS Course from AFMC the medical cadets join the Armed Forces Medical Services as Commissioned Officers in one of the three services, viz. Army, Navy and Air Force. On the basis of merit-cum-choice 50% of the authorized strength of the course are offered Permanent Commission (PC) and the rest Short Service Commission (SSC). Promotions to next higher ranks exist in the Cadre subject to satisfactory service and fitness for the rank. The rank structure and the promotions along with initial monthly basic pay as per recommendations of 7th pay commission [GoI, Min of Defence resolution No. 1(7)/2016/D(Pay/Services) dated 28 Jun 2017] are as tabled under:-