JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam is one of three medical entrance exams in India. Online computer-based JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2019 which will be conducted for admission in MBBS in the various JIPMER colleges across the country. Admission for MBBS seats will be done on the basis of merit list which will be drawn on basis of performance in exam subject to get minimum qualifying marks, which is 50 percentile for UR, 45 for UR OPH, 40 for SC/ST/OBC OPH. There are no seats available through AIPMT/NEET or AIIMS. The entrance examination is held once a year in June in Pondicherry, Chennai, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Delhi, Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram and other metropolitan cities for admission to the MBBS course that begins in July of the same year. All details of JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2019 such as dates, eligibility, application form, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, result, counselling, cut off are given here.


Name of college – Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER).
Course offered – MBBS.
Admission on basis of – JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2019.

Event JIPMER 2019 JIPMER 2020
Online application form available from 06 Mar 2019 1st week of March 2020
Last date to apply for JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 12 Apr 2019 2nd week of April 2020
Online Entrance Examination 02 Jun 2019 3rd week of Jun 2020
First Counselling 26 – 28 Jun 2019 Last week of Jun 2020
Second Counselling 24 Jul 2019 3rd week of Jul 2020
Third Counselling 21 Aug 2019 3rd week of Aug 2020
Final Counselling 26 Sep 2019 3rd week of Sep  2020
Date of closing admission 30 Sep 2019 Last week of Sept 2020
MBBS Course commence on 01 Jul 2019 1st week of Jul 2020


Number of JIPMER Seats to be filled for MBBS session through competitive Entrance Examination conducted is as follows. Seat details of admission session is represented here under.

Category JIPMER Puducherry JIPMER Karaikal
Unreserved (UR) 55 19
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 28 9
Scheduled Caste (SC) 15 5
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7 2
P – UR 22 9
P – OBC 10 3
P – SC 5 1
P – ST 3 1
NRI / OCI (Under Self Financing Scheme) 5 1
Total 150 50

OPH – From the above seats, as per rules seats are allotted to eligible OPH candidates on horizontal reservation basis.

  • Total Number of Seats 200
  • Entrance Examination for 200 seats

The number and distribution of seats may vary depending upon the periodic directives / decisions from Competent Authorities

JIPMER MBBS Exam Pattern

The MBBS admissions are done on the basis of JIPMER MBBS Entrance exam. It will have multiple choice questions and the questions for JIPMER MBBS Entrance Examination will be based on the syllabus for XI and XIIth.

The pattern of JIPMER MBBS Entrance Examination: There are total 200 objective questions. Each answer with correct response shall be awarded FOUR marks. ZERO mark will be given for the question NOT answered. For wrong answers, One mark will be deducted. All questions will be of ONE best / correct response type having four alternatives.

The pattern of JIPMER MBBS entrance exam is as follows.

Type of Questions Multiple choice questions
Total number of questions 200
Marking Scheme +4 for every correct answer, 0 for no answer or multiple answers marked, One marks will be deducted (-1) for wrong answer
Maximum Marks 800
Duration of Exam 150 minutes
Subject wise questions
Logic and Quantitative Reasoning 10
English Language and Comprehension 10
Physics 60
Chemistry 60
Biology 60

Books recommended for JIPMER MBBS Preparation

16 Years’ Solved Papers of JIPMER Medical Buy Online
NCERT Xtract – Objective Physics, Chemistry, Biology Buy Online
Vision Mission JIPMER by T Sudharsan, G Kannan Buy Online

JIPMER MBBS 2019 Cut Off

The cut off marks is decided by JIPMER taking into consideration factors like difficulty level of exam, performance of candidates, and seats availability. Last year’s cut offs are given Here. The JIPMER MBBS cut off rank and marks, for each category, will be published along the result and merit list.

Exam Analysis of JIPMER MBBS

Usually, education experts say that JIPMER medical entrance exam is easy. But students choose to differ. They say that JIPMER MBBS previous paper was tougher than what they faced in sample papers of JIPMER or past year papers of JIPMER.

  • Physics was moderately tough. Questions were from the syllabus and required implementation of knowledge and calculations. They found it lengthy. If a candidate attempted physics in end then they skipped a few a questions as they could not complete it.
  • Chemistry was easy. It was mostly theoretical.
  • Biology was moderately tough. Maximum questions were from NCERT only some required knowledge from other books. In one shift students found questions to be more from zoology than botany.
  • English and Logical Reasoning was toughest. Students found that to attempt this section was most difficult. They were a bit surprised by the fact some questions in Logical Reasoning were on antonyms and synonym.

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  1. Instead of uploading signature on the form,I have uploaded thumb print. I did a mistake at that time I didn’t notice what should I do? And in the percentage column I have filled my percentage but after doing online payment when I saw it. The percentage column was showing zero. Please help me

  2. Sir I am obc category i get 41.99percentage in jipmer 2018 exam so I can get jipmer mbbs college admissions sir plz tell me

  3. Hi,
    Can u please help in sorting me my confusion?
    My main confusion is that what is the course for jipmer?
    In some sites it is written that students must focused on 11th and 12th syllabus.
    But also in some of the sites it only shows some selected topics from 12th standard in all 3 subjects.
    Also there is controversy in no of English questions,somwhere it shows 20 and somewhere it is 10.
    Really bro! I didn’t get that. And i want to prepare for it.
    I have only 1 month left.
    Pls help me fast.
    With Regards

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