JIPMER Exam Pattern 2020
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JIPMER Exam Pattern 2020 - Aspirants seeking admission in Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) must know about the exam pattern of the entrance exam. The competent authority reveals the JIPMER 2020 exam pattern along with the release of the information brochure. As per the examination pattern, JIPMER 2020 will be conducted in a computer-based mode in the first week of June 2020. Based on the syllabus of Class 11 and 12, the test will comprise of 200 multiple-choice questions divided into the sections of Physics, Chemistry and Biology. According to the JIPMER exam pattern 2020, the aspirants will also have to attempt questions of English Language and logical & quantitative reasoning.

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The candidates who wish to pursue medicine in JIPMER must know the exam pattern of the test. The exam pattern of JIPMER will familiarise the candidates with important information like the medium of the exam, marking scheme, syllabus, distribution of question. Comprehensive knowledge of the JIPMER exam pattern 2020 will allow the candidates to prepare a pragmatic and efficient strategy to ace the exam. Interested candidates can check the article for complete details about the exam pattern of JIPMER 2020, including marking scheme, qualifying marks, JIPMER syllabus, etc.

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JIPMER MBBS is a national level entrance exam conducted for admission to MBBS courses offered by JIPMER Puducherry and Karaikal. JIPMER 2020 will be conducted in the first week of June for which the application form has been released in the first week of March.

JIPMER Exam Pattern 2020 - Overview


First week of June 2020


Online, Computer Based Exam (CBT)


2.5 hours (150 minutes)

Exam Shifts & Timings

Morning: 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM
Afternoon: 3.00 PM to 5.30 PM


English only

Total Number of Questions


Type of Questions

MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions)

Marking Scheme

+4 for Correct Response

-1 for Incorrect Response

No marks will be deducted for not attempting a question


Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Language and Comprehension, Logical and Quantitative Reasoning

Exam Cities

120 (Tentative)

Salient Features of JIPMER Exam Pattern 2020

Candidates can check here the detailed features of the exam pattern of JIPMER 2020-

  • Exam Mode- The entrance exam will be held in the online mode which implies the test will be displayed on the computer screen.

  • Duration and Shifts of JIPMER 2020- Candidates will be given two and a half hour to attempt all the questions. The exam will be conducted in two shifts namely morning and afternoon shift. The morning shift will be conducted from 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM while the timing for the afternoon shift will be from 3.00 PM to 5.30 PM.

  • Shift allocation for JIPMER 2020: There are two shifts, morning and afternoon shift in JIPMER exam wherein

registered candidates will be allocated a shift in a random manner.

  • Medium of JIPMER MBBS 2020- According to the JIPMER 2020 exam pattern, the test will only be available in English. Candidates must note that JIPMER question paper will not be available in any other language.

  • Number of exam cities: The exam is tentatively scheduled to be conducted in 120 cities located across the country.

  • Types of Questions in JIPMER 2020 MBBS- The question paper of JIPMER 2020 contains multiple-choice based questions. Candidates had four alternatives for a question, amongst which a single best response has to be chosen.

  • Total Number of Questions- JIPMER MBBS question paper contains 200 questions which were divided into five sections - Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Logical and Quantitative Reasoning and English Language and Comprehension.

  • JIPMER 2020 Marking Scheme- As per the JIPMER exam pattern 2020, candidates will be awarded four marks for each correct response while one mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. The authorities will not deduct marks for questions left unattempted.

  • Section-wise Distribution of Questions- JIPMER question paper 2020 will consist of 200 questions with 60 questions each will be asked from Physics, Chemistry and Biology while 10 questions will be asked from English Language & Comprehension and Logical & Quantitative Reasoning.

JIPMER Exam Pattern 2020 - Subject-wise Distribution of Questions


Number of Questions







English Language & Comprehension


Logical and Quantitative Reasoning




JIPMER Syllabus 2020

JIPMER, Puducherry prepares the syllabus of JIPMER 2020 on the basis of the syllabi prescribed by State Boards and CBSE for Classes 11 and 12. The questions in JIPMER MBBS 2020 entrance exam comprises of questions of Classes 11 and 12 levels. To prepare for JIPMER 2020, candidates must go through the sample papers and previous year question papers of JIPMER MBBS to get a better understanding of the exam pattern. The conducting body will start the mock test one week before the scheduled date of the entrance exam. JIPMER mock test will familiarise candidates with the interface and the question types of JIPMER 2020 exam.

JIPMER MBBS 2020 - Qualifying Marks

JIPMER Puducherry has stipulated the JIPMER qualifying percentile and the candidates will be required to score marks equivalent to the qualifying percentile to be considered qualified for the exam. The category-wise minimum required percentile can be checked in the table given below-

Qualifying Marks of JIPMER 2020


Minimum Required Percentile

General/OCI/ NRI

50th Percentile


40th Percentile


45th Percentile

JIPMER MBBS result will be declared in the third week of June 2020. The mode of release of the result will be only online. The admission will be taken for 200 seats (150 in JIPMER Puducherry and 50 in JIPMER Karaikal campus). The counselling for these seats will start from last week of June.

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