JIPMER PG 2020 Registration(Extended), Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

JIPMER PG 2020 entrance exam will be conducted by Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Puducherry. The JIPMER PG for the January session will be conducted on 18th September 2020. The last date to apply for JIPMER PG is 25th October 2020.  JIPMER PG entrance exam is held biannually (100 each in January and July session) for admission to 200 MD or MS seats available in JIPMER, Puducherry. Out of 100 seats available in each session, 90 seats are reserved for Indian students, including OCI whereas 5 seats are reserved for Indian candidates sponsored by the government and 5 seats for Foreign Nationals candidates.

JIPMER PG 2020 Highlights:


  • The exam name is JIPMER PG 2020 entrance examination.
  • The conducting body is Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry.
  • The mode of exam is online.
  • The type of questions is objective type.
  • The exam duration is 3 hours.
  • The medium of exam is English.
  • The total mark is 1000.
  • There is a total of 250 multiple type questions.
  • (+4) marks for each correct answer and (-1) mark for each negative answer.


Latest Updates:

JIPMER PG 2020July registration extended to 23 April due to coronavirus, Check Here

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JIPMER PG 2020 Schedule:

January Session:

Events Dates
Starting of Online registration  18th September 2020
End of online registration 25th October 2020
Admit Card Download 13th November 2020
Exam date 8th December 2020
Result Declaration 18th December 2020
Counselling Last week of December 2020

July Session:

Events  Dates
Starting of Online registration  4th March 2020
End  of online registration 9th April 2020
Admit Card download April 2020
Exam date 16th May 2020
Result Declaration On or Before 26th May 2020
1st counselling (MD/MS) 12th June 2020
2nd counselling (MD/MS) 23rd July 2020
Counseling (PDF/MDS) 10th June 2020
Closing of admission 31st August 2020


JIPMER PG 2020 Admit Card:

The admit card/Hall Ticket is a mandatory object for the entrance exam. The candidates are required to carry a copy of the admit card with them to the entrance exam. The admit card will be made available for the candidates who have completed their registration successfully on the official website of JIPMER. The hall ticket will contain some important information like the candidates' details (Name, DOB), Exam center & Roll no. The candidates are also required to keep a photo ID proof along with them for the exam and should produce the hall ticket with photo ID proof upon requirement.
Note: It is advised the candidates to preserve the admit card until their admission.

Steps to Download Admit Card:

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JIPMER PG 2020 Syllabus:

For MD/MS courses -


  • Basic Clinical Sciences and Biostatistics - Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology and Forensic Medicine & Toxicology & Biostatistics
  • Clinical Sciences - Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Community Medicine, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radio-diagnosis, Radiotherapy, Emergency Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Blood Transfusion Medicine


For MDS courses -


  • Basic Clinical Sciences and Biostatistics - General Anatomy including embryology and histology / General human physiology and Biochemistry/ Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral Histology / General Pathology and Microbiology / General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics General Medicine General Surgery / Biostatistics
  • Dental Science - Dental Materials/ Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology / Oral Medicine and Radiology / Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry / Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics / Periodontology / Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge/ Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics / Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Public Health Dentistry


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JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Pattern:

Mode of Examination Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online]
Duration of Examination 1. MD/MS course - 3 hours (Three Hours) | 2. MDS course – 1 ½ hour (One Hour and Thirty Minutes)
Number of Shifts & Timing of Examination 1. Single Shift :- 10.00 AM to 01.00 PM for MD/MS course | 2. Single Shift:- 10.00 AM to 11.30 AM for MDS course
Language of Paper English
Type of Examination Objective Type (MCQs)
Marking Scheme Correct Answer : (+)4 marks | Incorrect Answer: (-)1 marks | Unanswered : (0) marks
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JIPMER PG 2020 Cut Off:

Cut off is the minimum mark required by the candidates to qualify the entrance exam. For MD/MS courses, the minimum qualifying cut off is 50th percentile. The candidates need to secure the same or more than the cut off mark to be eligible for further admission process. The cut-off will be released after the Result. Candidates clearing the cut-off will be called for the Counselling Process.
CATEGORY Minimum - Percentile
Unreserved (UR) / EWSs / Inst / OCI / FN / Sponsored 50
Unreserved (UR) – PwD 45
SC / ST / OBC /- PwD 40

Factors Affecting Cut-off:


JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form:

The application form for JIPMER PG will be available for the candidates on the official website. The application form will be available online from 28th February to 1st April. The candidates should know that the application form for the entrance exam can be submitted through online mode only. There will be no option to apply for the exam via post or any other offline mode. Candidates must check the Eligibility Criteria before applying.

Here is the Online Application User - Interface:


JIPMER PG 2020 Application Fee:

The application fee for the JIPMER PG entrance exam can be submitted through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card only. No other payments will be count as valid.
General (UR) / OCI / EWSs / SPONSORED Rs.1,600 + Transaction Charges as applicable
OBC Rs.1,600 + Transaction Charges as applicable
SC/ST Rs.1,200 + Transaction Charges as applicable
FOREIGN NATIONAL Rs.3,000 + Transaction Charges as applicable
PwD Exempted From Application Fee
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JIPMER PG 2020 Counselling: