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JIPMER PG 2018 Entrance Exam - application, dates, seat distribution

JIPMER Chandigarh announces PG Medical Entrance Exam 2018 for MD MS Admissions January 2018.


Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER),Chandigarh invites applications from eligible candidates for JIPMER PG Medical Entrance Exam 2018 for admission to M.D. /M.S. Courses for the academic session starting from January 2018


Interested candidates can check all the details of JIPMER PG Medical Entrance Exam 2018 like application form, eligibility criteria, counselling procedure etc from this page give below

About JIPMER (Puducherry)

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry under Government of India since the year 1956, is one of the leading Medical Institutions of India.

Admission to all Professional Courses at JIPMER is through an Entrance Exam conducted by JIPMER at various Centers in India

Duration of the Course

Duration of the MD/MS Course is Three (3) years as per the Academic Calendar of JIPMER 01st January 2018 to 31st December 2020

Eligibility Criteria for JIPMER 2018



i) Indian Nationals (IN): Applicant must be an Indian National or Overseas Citizens of India (OCI)

ii) Non-Resident Indians (FN): Non-Resident Indians candidates are required to route their application through the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India, New Delhi. All Non-Resident Indians will have to take prior permission from the Medical Council of India before applying for postgraduate Courses in the Institute. An advance copy of the application and copy of request to MCI must be submitted at JIPMER, Puducherry before the last date of receipt of applications


Educational Qualification

Candidates must possess MBBS or an equivalent Degree recognized by the Medical Council of India 

Experience: A candidate must have completed the required period of 12 months compulsory rotating internship / Practical training on or before 31st December 2017 [*Candidates not completing the internship on or before 31st December 2017 need not apply for January 2018 session. No condonation of Compulsory Rotating Internship beyond this date shall be accepted]

Minimum Qualifying Marks: (i) For all other categories including OBC Category 55% marks in aggregate; (ii) For candidates belonging to the SC/ST Categories 50% marks in aggregate (iii) For OPH candidates the minimum aggregate as provided in (i) and (ii) for the category to which the candidate belongs shall apply


Entrance Exam for JIPMER MD MS Admissions 2018

Entrance Examination will be conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online] only

The Exam shall be conducted in ENGLISH medium only. The Exam shall be held on Sunday, 19th November 2017 (Sunday) from 10.00 AM to 01.00 PM

Duration of the Exam shall be 3 hours (Three hours); the Online (CBT) Entrance Examination will be conducted in one shift

Therefore all candidates will be required to appear at CBT Online Entrance Examination, which will be conducted on Sunday, 19th November 2017. The venue, time and shift of the examination will be communicated to the candidates in the Admit Card

The Entrance Exam is common to all and consists of 250 single best response type MCQs having four alternatives and the questions will be asked from the following subjects, and the distribution of no. of question is as detailed below: 


Subjects/No. of Questions:

Basic Clinical Sciences [(Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology and Forensic Medicine & Toxicology)] - 100 Questions

Clinical Sciences [(Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Community Medicine, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radio diagnosis, Radio therapy, Emergency Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Blood Transfusion Medicine)] - 150 Questions

Candidates are advised to go through the Mock Test for computer based Test (online Exam). Link for mock test is available on JIPMERā€™s Website JIPMER MD/MS Entrance Exam 2018 link 


Exam Cities 

The following 10 cities are tentatively proposed in India as the examination centres: Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Puducherry, Trivandrum and Vijayawada

Applicant can opt only for three exam cities

The allotment of Exam City would be as per the order of preference clicked by applicant during on-line registration on a FIRST-CUM-FIRST served basis 


Hall Tickets 

Hall Tickets for the Entrance Examination shall be available for download to candidates whose applications are complete in all respects, from 01st January 2018 (Wednesday) 11.00 AM onwards (tentative)


The hall ticket will contain: (1) Name and date of birth as typed by the candidate in the application; (2) Photo & Signature image as uploaded by the candidate; (3) Examination city allotted and roll number


NO change in the category/age/name/DOB (Date of Birth) will be entertained after submission of application


Application Procedure

Candidates seeking admission to entrance examination is required to apply online. Log on to link in the Home page www.jipmer.edu.in and navigate to the link "Apply on-line MD/MS admission - January 2018

Read the prospectus and instruction carefully; the candidate should acquaint himself/herself with all requirements with regard to filling up the application online


Application Fee

Application fees for each category as mentioned below to be paid by the candidate using any one of the following mode of payment. No other mode of payment will be accepted

i. General (UR) / SPONSORED Rs.1500 + Transaction Charges as applicable 

ii. OBC Rs.1500 + Transaction Charges as applicable 

iii. SC/ST Rs.1200 + Transaction Charges as applicable 

iv. NRI/OCI Rs.3000 + Transaction Charges as applicable 

v. OPH Exempted From Application Fees 

Mode of Payment:

Only through Net-Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card Payment through computer generated Challan Form in any branch of State Bank of India 

The candidate is advised to read the prospectus and instructions before starting online registration 

For any query or clarification sought for this admission and Entrance Examination, the replies will be provided only from the, help lines and the emails mentioned below: 

Help (Toll Free): 8002660669, Email: academic@jipmer.edu.in; Enquiry (Academic Section): Please visit www.jipmer.edu.in regularly for notification/announcement etc regarding this exam


Important Dates


Online Registration from 11th September 2017 (Monday) 10.00 AM


Online Registration Closes on 20th October 2017 (Friday) 05.00 PM


Download of Hall Ticket from JIPMER Website (Hall Tickets will be made available through Internet download ONLY and NOT by Post): 01st November 2017 (Wednesday) 10.00 AM to 19th November 2017 (Sunday) 8.00 AM


Date of Entrance Exam (Single Shift - Online Mode Only): 19th November 2017 (Sunday 10.00 am to 01.00 pm) 


Expected Date of Publication of Merit List: 31st November 2017 (Wednesday, 08.00 PM) 


Counselling for choosing the discipline:


First Counselling (Tentative): 13th December 2017 (Wednesday) 8.00 AM


Second Counselling (Tentative): 10th January 2018 (Wednesday) 8.00 AM 


Third Counselling & Open Counselling (Tentative): 31st January 2018 (Wednesday) 8.00 AM 


Admission formalities (Medical Board & submission of the receipt for payment of fees etc): 28th December 2017 (Monday), 08.00 AM


Issue of Admission Letter & Letter for Hostel Accommodation 29th December 2017 (Friday) 10.00 AM


Commencement of Course 01st January 2018 (Monday) 09.00 AM


Close of Admissions for MD/MS - January 2018 Session 28th February 2018 (Wednesday)


Seat Distribution for January 2018 Session

MD/ MS Courses are offered in the following disciplines and the distribution of seats discipline wise is as under:


M.D. Courses - Anaesthesiology (07), Anatomy (03), Biochemistry (03), Community Medicine (03), Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology (03), Emergency Medicine (02), Forensic Medicine (01), General Medicine (01), Immuno Hematology & Blood Transfusion (01), Microbiology (03), Nuclear Medicine (01), Pathology (03), Pediatrics (08), Pharmacology (03), Physiology (03), Psychiatry (01), Pulmonary Medicine (01), Radio-diagnosis (03) , Radiotherapy (03)


M.S. Courses - General Surgery (09), Obstetrics & Gynaecology (09), Ophthalmology (04), Orthopedic Surgery (03) and Oto-Rhino Laryngology (ENT) (03) 
Distribution of 90 seats for Indian Nationals/OCI in


The number and distribution of seats are subject to variation depending upon the periodic directives / decisions from Competent Authorities.


JIPMER (Puducherry)

Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education & Research, (An Institution of National Importance, Under Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India), Help (Toll Free): 8002660669, Email: academic@jipmer.edu.in; Enquiry (Academic Section), Website www.jipmer.edu.in


For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .