The minimum academic qualification for appearing at AIPMST (Secondary) - 2018, is that the candidates must have passed final examination of 10+2 or its equivalent referred to as the qualifying examination with 60% marks. It is for all candidates. Those appearing at 10+2 or equivalent examination may also appear at AIPMST (Secondary) - 2018 provisionally.
Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1992 are eligible to apply for AIPMST (Secondary) - 2018. However, in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Physically Handicapped (PH) candidates, upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PH candidates who are born on or after October 01, 1987 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board / University certificate will only be considered.