JIPMER Exam Pattern 2019
Kritika Tyagi, 05 Oct 2018, #JIPMER MBBS

JIPMER Exam Pattern 2019 - Jawaharlal Institute of Medical Education & Research (JIPMER) Puducherry has disclosed the JIPMER 2019 exam pattern on March 6, along with the release of the information brochure. As per the exam pattern of JIPMER 2019, the medical entrance exam was held as a computer-based test. The exam comprises of 200 multiple choice based questions and JIPMER syllabus 2019 is based on the syllabi of Classes 11 and 12. As was the case in the previous session, there was negative marking in the exam. JIPMER exam pattern 2019 familiarise candidates with the mode, medium and syllabus of the exam. A good understanding of JIPMER 2019 exam pattern gives test-takers the knowledge of question distribution, marking scheme, syllabus, etc, and helps candidates in preparing for the exam. Interested candidates can check the article for complete details about the exam pattern of JIPMER 2019, 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 2019 will be conducted on June 2 for which the application form has been released on March 6.

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JIPMER Exam Pattern 2019 - Overview


June 2, 2018 (CONCLUDED)


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



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

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Salient Features of JIPMER Exam Pattern 2019

Candidates can check here the detailed features of the exam pattern of JIPMER 2019-

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

  • Duration and Shifts of JIPMER 2019- The duration of the test was two and a half hour. According to the JIPMER 2019 exam pattern, the exam was conducted in two shifts namely morning and afternoon shift. The morning shift was conducted from 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM while the timing for the afternoon shift was from 3.00 PM to 5.30 PM.

  • Medium of JIPMER MBBS 2019- The language of the exam was only English. Candidates must note that JIPMER question paper was not available in any other language apart from English.

  • Types of Questions in JIPMER 2019 MBBS- The question paper of JIPMER 2019 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 2019 Marking Scheme- As per the JIPMER exam pattern 2019, 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 2019 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 2019 - Subject-wise Distribution of Questions


Number of Questions







English Language & Comprehension


Logical and Quantitative Reasoning




JIPMER Syllabus 2019

JIPMER Puducherry has stated that JIPMER syllabus 2019 was prepared on the basis of the syllabi prescribed by State Boards and CBSE for Classes 11 and 12. The questions in JIPMER MBBS 2019 entrance exam was of Classes 11 and 12 level. To prepare for JIPMER 2019, candidates must go through the sample papers and previous year question papers of JIPMER MBBS. 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 2019 exam.

JIPMER MBBS 2019 - 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 2019


Minimum Required Percentile

General/OCI/ NRI

50th Percentile


40th Percentile


45th Percentile

JIPMER MBBS result will be declared on or before June 21, 2019. 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 June 26 onwards.

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