ALL INDIA QUOTA SCHEME
http://erapa.co.uk/home/attachment/sleeve-back/ What is in news : The Union Health Ministry has announced 27% reservation for the OBCs (Other Backward Classes) and 10% quota for the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) in the all-India quota (AIQ) scheme for undergraduate and postgraduate medical and dental courses from 2021-22.
http://stephanepereira.com/?author=3 What is AIQ scheme :
- Introduced in 1986
- Under the directions of the Supreme Court
- Provide for domicile-free merit-based opportunities to students from any State aspiring to study in a medical college located in another State
- Comprises 15% of the UG seats and 50% of the PG seats in government medical colleges