Duration of MBBS Course at AIIMS
The Medical course is generally of 9 semesters of 6 months each. Apart from the regular courses, the students are also supposed to participate in hands-on training in the wards and out-patient departments. Thus, the complete duration of the course is 5.5 years which includes a rotating internship of one year. This is designed this way so that the student will get real-life experiences in practicing and performing clinical procedures which are important for their further practice as a doctor.