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JIPMER MBBSJIPMER MBBS 2018: The admit card of JIPMER MBBS 2018 has been released by JIPMER Puducherry on May 21, 2018. The JIPMER admit card has been made available in online mode only.  Candidates can check how to download the JIPMER MBBS 2018 admit card from the link given here.

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The application form of JIPMER MBBS 2018 was earlier released on March 7, 2018, by the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, the exam conducting authority of JIPMER MBBS. The official prospectus of JIPMER MBBS 2018 was also released on the same date with some important changes which candidates can see on this page. As per JIPMER Puducherry, JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be conducted on June 3, 2018. Held as a Computer Based Test (CBT) in online mode since 2017, JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be conducted in two shifts – morning and afternoon. Candidates interested in applying for JIPMER MBBS 2018 were required to fill and submit the application form of JIPMER MBBS by April 13.

The MBBS entrance exam of JIPMER offers admissions to 150 seats at the JIPMER Puducherry campus and 50 seats at the JIPMER Karaikal campus. Keeping the previous years’ trends in mind, more than 1.5 lakh candidates are expected to appear in JIPMER 2018 MBBS entrance. In 2017, 1,89,663 candidates had registered for JIPMER MBBS out of which 1,49,369 candidates appeared. The year before that, 1,55,193 candidates had registered for JIPMER MBBS 2016 out of which 1,09,112 candidates appeared.
JIPMER MBBS will be one of three exams conducted for MBBS admissions in 2018, the others being NEET UG and AIIMS MBBS. The results of JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be declared on or before June 20, 2018. Candidates aspiring to appear for 2018 JIPMER MBBS exam can check here all the important details including the eligibility criteria, exam pattern and dates for admit card, result and counselling.

 

What's new in JIPMER MBBS 2018?

As per the official JIPMER MBBS 2018 prospectus released by JIPMER Puducherry on March 7, 2018, certain important changes have been introduced to the exam in terms of the eligibility criteria, pattern, application fees and exam cities. The changes are as given below:

  • JIPMER MBBS 2018 will have negative marking for the first time. One mark will be deducted for every incorrect response. Accordingly, the first tie-break step has also been changed and will favour the candidate with lower negative responses.

  • The eligibility criteria of JIPMER MBBS 2018 has been changed. Unreserved candidates will now be required to obtain a minimum aggregate percentage of 60% across Physics, Chemistry and Biology in Class 12 while reserved category candidates, including the differently abled candidates, will be required to obtain a minimum percentage of 50% across PCB.
  • There is a possibility that JIPMER MBBS 2018 may be held in a single morning shift for all candidates. This will be depend on the number of applicants, logistics and the final directions of the Madras High Court.

  • The JIPMER MBBS 2018 application fee has been increased for all categories. While differently abled candidates continue to remain exempt from paying the fee, General and OBC candidates will now have to pay an application fee of Rs. 1500 compared to Rs. 1200 last year. SC/ST candidates have to pay Rs. 1200 instead of Rs. 1000 and NRI/OCI candidates have to pay Rs. 3000 instead of Rs. 2500.

  • The size dimensions of the photo and signature files required for upload have been slightly modified.
  • The number of JIPMER MBBS 2018 exam cities has been increased from 75 to 120.

  • The horizontal reservation for differently abled candidates has been increased to 5% from 3% in keeping with the Rights of Persons with Disability Act, 2016.

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Brief Overview of JIPMER MBBS 2018

Exam Name: JIPMER MBBS

Level: Undergraduate (UG)

Scope: National

Conducted by: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry

Participating Institutions: JIPMER Puducherry and JIPMER Karaikal

 

JIPMER MBBS 2018 Important Details

Element

Details

JIPMER MBBS Periodicity

Annual

Seats Offered

200

Number of shifts

JIPMER MBBS 2018 may be held in a single morning shift or in two shifts, depending upon the Madras High Court's instructions

Allocation of shift

Random

Mode of JIPMER MBBS 2018

Online; Computer Based Test (CBT)

Exam Cities

120

Number of questions

200

Types of questions

Reason assertion based; Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Duration of JIPMER MBBS 2018

Two and a half (2.5) hours

Date of JIPMER MBBS 2018

Sunday, June 3, 2018

 

JIPMER MBBS Admit Card 2018

The Admit Card of JIPMER MBBS 2018 has been available for download from May 21, 2018 by JIPMER Puducherry. The JIPMER MBBS Admit Card, which will also be the JIPMER MBBS Hall Ticket, contains details entered by the candidates in their JIPMER MBBS Application Form and has to be compulsorily carried by candidates to the JIPMER MBBS exam centres. Candidates will be able to download the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Admit Card by entering their User ID and password on the official website through the link shared  here.

 

JIPMER MBBS Important Dates 2018

The important dates of JIPMER MBBS 2018 were released by JIPMER Puducherry with the official JIPMER MBBS prospectus on March 7, 2018. Knowing the JIPMER MBBS important dates will help candidates to plan their preparations effectively and also become familiar with the schedule of the various exam processes. JIPMER Puducherry had earlier released a few important dates of JIPMER MBBS 2018 in November 2017. Candidates can check the same and other JIPMER MBBS 2018 important dates in the table below.

Event

Important Dates

Registration starts

March 7, 2018 (11.00 AM)

Registration closed

April 13, 2018 (5.00 PM)

Hall Tickets

May 21 to June 3, 2018 (Released)

JIPMER 2018 Exam

June 3, 2018

Result

On or before June 20, 2018

Counselling - First Round

June 27 to June 29, 2018

Classes Commence

July 4, 2018

Counselling - Second Round

July 25, 2018

Counselling - Third Round

August 20, 2018

Counselling - Final Round

September 28, 2018

Admissions Close

September 30, 2018

 

JIPMER MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2018

Aspirants seeking to appear for JIPMER MBBS 2018 should ensure that they fulfill the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Eligibility Criteria. Only those candidates who fulfill the Eligibility Criteria of JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be allowed to appear for the exam. It is advised that candidates check the JIPMER MBBS Eligibility Criteria before filling the Application Form of JIPMER MBBS 2018.

Eligibility Criteria of JIPMER MBBS 2018

S. No.

Criteria

Requirements

1

Nationality

Candidates must either be

  • Indian Nationals, or

  • Overseas Citizens of India (OCI)

2

Age

  • Candidates should complete age of 17 years at time of admissions or by December 31, 2018. This means they should be born on or before January 1, 2002.

  • There is no upper age limit

3

Educational Qualifications

  • Candidates should have cleared their Class 12 or equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology (PCB) and English as the mandatory subjects

  • General Category candidates should have cleared Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology with minimum aggregate of 60% while OBC/SC/ST/General-OPH candidates should clear these subjects with minimum aggregate of 50%.

 

JIPMER MBBS Application Form 2018

JIPMER Puducherry opened the online registrations for JIPMER MBBS 2018 from March 7, 2018 onwards. Candidates were allowed to fill the online application form of JIPMER MBBS 2018 till 5.00 PM on April 13, 2018. Only those candidates who fulfilled the eligibility criteria of JIPMER MBBS were allowed to fill the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Application Form. Candidates were therefore advised to carefully read the JIPMER MBBS prospectus and eligibility criteria before applying.

 

The JIPMER MBBS Application Form required candidates to fulfill all the specified steps including initial registration, uploading of personal details, payment, submission of form and final printout.

 

JIPMER MBBS 2018 Application Fees

No.

Category

Application Fees

1

General, OBC

Rs. 1500 + Transaction Charges

2

SC/ST

Rs. 1200 + Transaction Charges

3

NRI/OCI

Rs. 3000 + Transaction Charges

4

Orthopedic Physically Handicapped (OPH)

No fees

 

JIPMER MBBS 2018 Application Payment Modes

  • Debit Card

  • Credit Card

  • Net Banking

 

JIPMER MBBS Exam Pattern 2018

JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be held in an online mode as a Computer Based Test (CBT). For the first time, negative marking has been introduced in JIPMER MBBS. As per JIPMER Puducherry, the entrance exam of JIPMER MBBS will comprise 200 single-best-response type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), with four choices in each question. JIPMER Puducherry will set the JIPMER MBBS 2018 syllabus based on that prescribed by the various State Higher Secondary Boards and the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for Classes 11 and 12. Candidates can check other important details regarding the exam pattern of JIPMER MBBS 2018 in the table below.

Event

Detail

Exam mode of JIPMER MBBS 2018

Online; Computer Based Test (CBT)

Medium of JIPMER MBBS 2018

English only

Number of questions

200

Types of questions

Multiple choice, reason assertion based - One correct answer out of four options

Distribution of questions

Physics: 60

Biology: 60

Chemistry: 60

Logical and Quantitative Reasoning: 10

English Comprehension: 10

Marking scheme

+ 4 for correct answer.

- 1 for incorrect answer

0 marks for unattempted questions or those marked for review

Syllabus

From State Board and CBSE syllabus for Classes 11 and 12

 

JIPMER MBBS Exam Day Guidelines 2018

JIPMER Puducherry has clarified that the exam may be held in a single shift as well. According to the exam conducting body, "the exact schedule and number of shifts will be announced later depending on the number of applicants, logistics and as per the directions of the Hon’ble High Court, Chennai". The basic specified certain exam day guidelines of JIPMER MBBS 2018 which candidates will have to follow, whether the exam is held in a single shift or two shifts, is as given here. Candidates will be required to appear at the exam hall atleast two hours in advance on the basis of the shift they have been allocated. No late comers will be allowed to enter the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Exam Hall under any circumstances. Candidates should also note that they will not be allowed to carry any textual or digital materials on them when entering the exam hall of JIPMER MBBS 2018. They will also have to participate in the Bio-metric finger print and image capture processes before the exam begins. A brief overview of the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Exam Day Schedule for both shifts can be seen in the table below.

 

Exam Day Schedule (if held in a single shift)

S. No.

Morning Shift Details

Exam Date/Time

1

JIPMER MBBS 2018

June 3, 2018

2

Morning Shift reporting timing

8.00 am onwards

3

Morning Shift entry close

9.15 am

4

Morning Shift begins

10.00 am

5

Morning Shift ends

12.30 pm

Exam Day Schedule (if held in two shifts)

S. No.

Afternoon Shift Details

Exam Date/Time

1

JIPMER MBBS 2018

June 3, 2018

2

Reporting Time for Morning Shift

8.00 am onwards

3

Closing of Entry for Morning Shift

9.15 am

4

Morning Shift begins

10.00 am

5

Morning Shift ends

12.30 pm

6

Reporting Time for Afternoon Shift

1.00 pm onwards

7

Closing of Entry for Afternoon Shift

2.15 pm

8

Afternoon Shift begins

3.00 pm

9

Afternoon Shift ends

5.30 pm

What items can candidates carry inside the JIPMER MBBS 2018 exam hall?

Candidates appearing for JIPMER MBBS 2018 will only be allowed to carry their JIPMER MBBS 2018 Admit Card with a Government of India approved ID proof. During the exam, candidates will have to sign an attendance sheet and affix their left hand index finger impression. Candidates not adhering to these rules will be disqualified from appearing for JIPMER MBBS 2018. 

 

JIPMER MBBS Answer Key 2018

Since JIPMER MBBS is be held as an online exam, it is highly unlikely that the answer key of JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be released by JIPMER Puducherry. No information about the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Answer Key has been made available but incase JIPMER Puducherry releases any information about it, candidates will be able to check the same here.  

 

JIPMER MBBS Result 2018

JIPMER Puducherry will declare the result of JIPMER MBBS 2018 on or before June 20, 2018. The JIPMER MBBS 2018 result will be declared in an online mode and candidates will be able to access the same from the official website. The JIPMER MBBS Result 2018 will be in the form of a merit list and contain important details about the candidate’s performance in JIPMER MBBS 2018 including All India Rank and Percentile Score. Only those candidates who qualify JIPMER MBBS by securing the required marks and percentile will be invited for the counselling session of JIPMER MBBS 2018.

 

JIPMER MBBS Cut off 2018

The minimum qualifying marks set by JIPMER Puducherry which candidates will have to attain to qualify JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be the Cut Off of JIPMER MBBS. As per the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Cut off, candidates will have to obtain a category-wise percentile specified by JIPMER Puducherry to clear the exam and become eligible for admissions. The cut off of JIPMER MBBS will be determined on the basis of various factors including the total number of applicants, number of seats, exam difficulty level and more.

 

JIPMER MBBS 2018 Qualifying Cut off

S. No.

JIPMER MBBS Candidate Category

JIPMER MBBS Qualifying Percentile

1

Unreserved (UR)/OCI/NRI

50

2

UR-OPH

45

3

SC/ST/OBC (and OPH for each)

40

 

JIPMER MBBS Counselling 2018

The Counselling of JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be conducted in three rounds starting from the month of June onwards. As per JIPMER Puducherry, the first round of JIPMER MBBS 2018 counselling will be conducted between June 27 and June 29, the second round on July 25 and the third round on August 20. Also, a final open round counselling of JIPMER MBBS 2018 may be conducted on September 28 if required. Only those candidates who clear the stipulated JIPMER MBBS 2018 cut off will be eligible to participate in the JIPMER MBBS 2018 counselling. Candidates must note that the counselling of JIPMER MBBS 2018 will take place in offline mode at the JIPMER Puducherry campus. Candidates will be required to be present with their original mark-sheets from their Class 12 qualifying exam and other documents specified by JIPMER Puducherry when appearing for JIPMER MBBS Counselling 2018.

 

JIPMER MBBS Seats and Reservation 2018

The reservation criteria and the number of category-wise seats available at JIPMER Puducherry and Karaikal can be seen by candidates in Seats and Reservation details of JIPMER MBBS 2018. JIPMER MBBS 2018 will offer reservations for Puducherry candidates as well in each category. The number of seats available for each category in JIPMER MBBS can be seen in the table below. 

 

Seats and Reservation in JIPMER MBBS 2018

S. No.

Candidate Category

Puducherry seats

Karaikal seats

Total

1

General/Unreserved

55

19

74

2

OBC

28

9

37

3

SC

15

5

20

4

ST

7

2

9

5

Puducherry UR (P-UR)

22

9

31

6

P-OBC

10

3

13

7

P-SC

5

1

6

8

P-ST

3

1

4

9

NRI/OCI

5

1

6

 

Total

150

50

200

Candidates can check below the official prospectus of JIPMER UG 2018 (July Session)

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