On March 15, 2017 there was an examination for selection of talented students for the elite groups in Andijan Machine Building Institute among 1st and 2nd year students. Students were tested on following three separate sections:
- 1st section: analytical writing on
- 2nd section: 20 questions based on GRE Basic (Graduation Records Examination)
- 3rd section: 20 questions based on BMCT (Bennett Mechanical Comprehension Tests).
185 students participated in examination.