JIPMER PG 2020 – Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, has extended the last date to submit application form due to lockdown imposed amid COVID-19 outbreak. The Institute will accept JIPMER PG 2020 application form till April 23, 2020. JIPMER PG 2020 application form for MD / MS is available online at jipmer.edu.in. JIPMER PG is a computer-based test which is due to be held on May 16, 2020. The exam shall be conducted in one shift only for the duration of 3 hours. JIPMER PG 2020 going to be conducted in 12 cities of India. According to the performance of the candidates, merit lists are prepared for the final admission. Read more information on JIPMER PG 2020 from this page such as eligibility, exam pattern, test cities etc.
Latest: The last date for registration has been extended and registration for JIPMER PG (MD / MS) 2020 is open till April 23, 2020. Apply online for admission here!
JIPMER PG 2020
JIPMER PG exam is held twice a year, in the month of January and July. Both Indian and foreign nationals can apply for this entrance exam. There are a total of 115 seats up for grabs in MD and MS course taken together in the July 2020 session. Candidates can check the complete schedule for the JIPMER PG entrance exam 2020 from the table below.
|Event||MD / MS Jul 2020 Session||MD/MS Jan 2021 Session|
|Online application form available from||04 Mar 2020||16 Sep 2020|
|Last date to apply for JIPMER Entrance Exam||21 Oct 2020|
|Download of Hall Ticket from JIPMER|
06 – 16 May 2020
|JIPMER Entrance Exam date||16 May 2020||06 Dec 2020|
|Expected date of publication of Merit|
|by 26 May 2020||–|
|Rank letter issuance||To be announced||–|
|1st Counseling||11 Jun 2020||23 Dec 2020|
|2nd Counseling||To be announced||–|
|3rd Counselling||To be announced||–|
|Final Counselling||To be announced||09 Feb 2021|
|Admission formalities||29 Jun 2020||–|
|Issue of Admission Letter and|
Letter for Hostel accommodation
|30 Jun 2020||–|
|Commencement of Course||01 Jul 2020||–|
|Date of Closing admission||31 Aug 2020||27 Feb 2021|
JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form Last Date Extended
The official notice released by JIPMER regarding extension of application form submission deadline is given below.
JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form
The application form of JIPMER PG 2020 is available in the online mode only. The candidates have to access the online application form online only on the official website, jipmer.edu.in. The basic steps to apply for JIPMER MD / MS course is given below:
Step 1: The candidates have to register first
Step 2: Next the candidates have to enter their details in the online form and upload the scanned images.
Step 3: Payment of the application fee in the online mode
Step 4: Downloading and printing the confirmation page
Application fee: The online application fee of JIPMER PG 2020 is given in the table below:
|Category||Application fee||Extra Charges|
|UR / OCI / EWS / Sponsored / OBC||Rs. 1600||Transaction Charges|
|SC / ST||Rs. 1200||Transaction Charges|
|Foreign National||Rs. 3000||Transaction Charges|
|PwD||exempted from fee||Transaction Charges|
Mode of payment: Application fee can be paid via one of these modes.
- Credit card, or
- Debit card, or
Documents to be uploaded in JIPMER 2020 online form and their specifications:
The candidates have to upload the below given documents in the online application form JIPMER 2020:
|Colored passport sized photo||20 – 200 KB||.jpg||30 mm x 45 mm|
|Signature||20 – 200 KB||.jpg||80 mm X 35 mm|
Remarks on uploading the photo:
- Photo must have name and date of taking the photo
- Black and white / polaroid photo is not acceptable
- Photo must be taken on or after 01 Jan 2020
Remarks on uploading the Signature:
- Signature must be correct
- Do sign in black ballpoint pen only
JIPMER PG 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidate must fulfill the following eligibility conditions for JIPMER MD / MS entrance exam and admission for January 2020 session.
Who is Not Eligible for JIPMER PG 2020?
Those who have already completed MD / MS from any institutions are not eligible to apply for JIPMER PG 2020.
Nationality – To be able to apply for JIPMER PG, candidates must be of any one of the below given nationality:
- Indian National (IN), or
- Overseas Citizens of India (OCI), or
- Foreign Nationals (FN)
Educational Qualification –
- The candidates must possess MBBS or an equivalent Degree recognized by the Medical Council of India.
Minimum Qualifying Marks – Candidates must have completed the degree with given below minimum marks:
|All categories including OBC||55%|
|PWD Candidate||as per the above categories applied for|
Internship / Practical training –
- A candidate must have completed the required period of 12 months compulsory rotating internship / Practical training as on Jun 30, 2020
Note – Candidates who have not completed the rotating internship / practical training as of June 30, 2020, must not apply for the July session. Such candidates shall not be granted admission.
JIPMER PG 2020 Entrance Exam Pattern
Candidates can check below the exam pattern for JIPMER PG Jan 2020:
Mode of the exam – It is an online computer-based test.
Duration of the test – The entrance exam is of 03 hours
Type of questions – There are objective type MCQ questions
Total number of questions – There are 250 number of questions
Marking scheme – For a correct answer, candidates get 04 marks and for an incorrect answer, 01 marks are deducted. For unanswered question no marks is deducted.
Language of the question paper: The entire exam shall be held in the English language only.
Candidates can check the distribution of questions from the table below.
|Subject / Details||Questions|
|Basic Clinical Sciences and Biostatistics||100|
|Total number of questions||250|
JIPMER PG 2020 Entrance Exam Syllabus
Candidates applying for JIPMER PG must check the syllabus of the exam as given below:
Basic Clinical Sciences
- Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Community Medicine
- Emergency Medicine
- Nuclear Medicine
JIPMER PG 2020 Entrance Exam Cut off Marks
The candidates have to score a minimum percentile of marks to qualify the JIPMER PG 2020 entrance exam. The minimum marks or the cutoff marks are given in the table below:
|UR / INST / EWS / OCI / FN / Sponsored||50|
|UR / EWS-OPH||45|
|SC / ST / OBC-OPH||40|
The candidates who score below the cutoff percentile do not get a place in the JIPMER PG 2020 merit list for counselling and admission.
What is a percentile score: Percentile score of each candidate reflects what percentage of candidates have scored below that candidate in the entrance examination.
How is the percentile score calculated? – The percentile score is calculated using the formula below:
JIPMER PG 2020 Admission Process
The candidates can check below the admission process of JIPMER PG 2020:
Stage 1: Check eligibility
The candidates have to check the eligibility condition. If they are eligible, they have to fill the online form.
Stage 2: Fill the online form to apply for JIPMER PG 2020
The candidates have to fill and submit JIPMER PG 2020 online application form as per the deadline
Stege 3: Appear and qualify JIPMER PG 2020 entrance exam
The The successfully registered candidates gave to then appear for the entrance test. As soon as the merit list for the qualified candidates is out, students have to check the status of qualification and appear for counselling.
Stage 4: Appear for counselling
Next the selected candidates have to appear for counselling conducted at JIPMER Puducherry. The counselling includes verification of documents, selection of discipline for admission, payments of fees and completion of the seat reservation process.
JIPMER PG 2020 Test Centres
The candidates can check below the exam cities or JIPMER 2020. In the online application, form candidates gave to enter the choice of the exam city from where they would like to appear for the exam. Out of the choice given by the candidates, the exam center is allocated.
The exam is scheduled to be held at the following cities –
- New Delhi
JIPMER PG 2020 Admit Card
Hall ticket for JIPMER MD / MS entrance exam is issued online on the official website, jipmer.edu.in. Candidates who have successfully registered for can access the admit card. To download the admit card, candidates need to enter the User Id and password. Admit card carries the details like name, roll number, photograph and signature of image, exam date, time and venue.
On the day of the exam:
- Candidates have to carry the hardcopy of admit card
- Along with the admit card candidates have to carry anyone original ID proof like Aadhaar, Passport, Bank Passbook with a photograph, Voter ID, Driving License and photocopy of the same.
Candidates shall not be allowed to enter the exam center under any circumstances if they do not carry their admit card and a valid Id proof.
The candidates have to keep the hardcopy of the admit card safe even after the exam is over as it is needed at the time of counselling and admission in JIPMER PG 2020.
JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Time: The exam is to be held in one single shift only. The exam time is:
|Reporting at the center||09:15 am|
|Exam starts||10:00 am|
|Exam ends||01:00 pm|
JIPMER PG 2020 Result
Candidates can check JIPMER PG 2020 result is the form of a merit list on jipmer.edu.in. The merit list is released for all the categories separately and the same is used for counselling and admission. An overall merit list is also uploaded just for reference of the candidates. The result is also released in the form of a rank letter a few days after the merit list is declared. The same is to be downloaded from the respective logins of the candidates and carried to the counselling venue.
On the merit list candidates can check the following details:
- Serial number
- Roll number
- Name of the candidates
- date of birth
- Number of correct responses
- Number of wrong responses
- Total marks
- UR rank
- category rank
How is the merit rank decided in case of a tie in marks:
The merit rank is decided as per the percentile score of the candidates. In case 2 or more candidates get the same percentile of marks then the below given tie-breaking method is used:
- Candidates with less negative marks are given higher rank
- If the tie is still there then the candidates senior in age is given the better rank
- If the tie is not resolved even then, the candidate with the higher aggregate mark is placed higher than that of the other candidate.
JIPMER PG 2020 Counselling
The counselling is done based on the JIPMER MD / MS Entrance Exam 2020. The counselling conducted at JIPMER, Puducherry and the physical presence of the candidates is compulsory. Proportional allocation of seats and interval fixing at the time of JIPMER PG counseling 2020 is based on Model Roster of Reservation and share of entitlement. Candidates who qualify for counselling have to report at the venue, date and time mentioned in the website at the time of declaration of results.
On the day of the counselling carry these documents:
- Original Hall Ticket with seal of the Invigilator
- Rank letter
- Certificate showing the date of birth (Birth Certificate/SSLC mark List)
- MBBS Mark Statement
- Internship Completion Certificate.
- Conduct Certificate obtained from the Institute last attended.
- Transfer Certificate obtained from the Institute last studied
- Migration Certificate obtained from the University last attended.
- MBBS Degree or Provisional Pass certificate
- Permanent/Provisional Medical Registration Certificate.
JIPMER PG (MD / MS) Seats Intake
The intake of seats for Jan 2020 session is given below for MD courses:
|Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology||4||0||0|
|Immuno Hematology & Blood Transfusion||1||1||0|
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||9||1||0|
|Oto-Rhino Laryngology (ENT)||3||0||0|
The intake of seats for Jan 2020 session is given below for MS course:
|Obstetrics & Gynaecology||11||1||1|
|Oto-Rhino Laryngology (ENT)||4||0||0|
Note that, if any seats falling vacant in the January 2020 session, the same is carried / added to this July 2020 session. However, if after the July session the seats are vacant they are not added in the next session.
JIPMER PG 2020 Fee Structure
The fee structure of JIPMER PG 2020 for the July 2020 session is given in the table below:
|Description||M.D. / M.S. (Fee in INR)|
|Admission fee (one time)||5,000|
|Academic Fee (annual)||2,200|
|Learning Resource fee (One time)||9,000|
|Student information details||1500|
|Identity Card Charges (One time)||150|
The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER) is a medical school situated at Pondicherry, the capital of the Union Territory of Puducherry, India. It is an Institute of National Importance (INI) and a tertiary care referral hospital that is under the direct administrative control of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. JIPMER has a campus of about 195 acres (0.79 km2), a faculty of about 230, 360 resident physicians and over 3,000 nursing, administrative and support staff. Every year Jipmer provides admission to approx. 150 undergraduate students and 200 postgraduate students.
For more details regarding JIPMER PG 2020 July session download – Information Brochure.
Official website: jipmer.edu.in
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