Sahiba.Sharma, 13 Nov 2019, #JIPMER PG

JIPMER PG 2020: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry successfully conducted the January session of JIPMER PG 2020 in computer-based mode on December 8, 2019. The authorities will release the result of JIPMER PG 2020 on or before December 18, 2019, in the forma of a merit list. Earlier the authorities had released the hall ticket for the January session of JIPMER PG 2020 on November 13, 2019. Candidates could download the same till the date of the exam. The authorities commenced the online registration process on September 18, 2019 which lasted till October 25, 2019. Along with the application form, the prospectus for the January session had been released. Through an official notification, the authority had informed that the seat reservation for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) will not be considered applicable for JIPMER PG 2020 January session due to the order of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).
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JIPMER PG is the entrance exam for admission to 100 MS/MD seats offered at the Puducherry campus. There will be three rounds of counselling starting from December 27 followed by subsequent rounds to be conducted on January 8, February 5 and February 26, 2020 respectively. To know all details about JIPMER PG 2020 like dates, application process, exam pattern, syllabus, result and counselling check the article below.

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JIPMER PG 2020 - Overview

Exam Name


Conducting body

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry

Exam level




Courses offered

Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD)





Type of questions



3 hours



JIPMER PG 2020 Latest News and Updates

  • The authorities successfully conducted JIPMER PG 2020 for the January session on December 8, 2019, in online mode.
  • JIPMER PG admit card 2020 released on November 13, 2019. Candidates can download the same latest by December 8, 2019. The link has been provided on this page.
  • The application form of JIPMER PG 2020 January session had been released on September 18, 2019. The last date for registering for PG entrance examination was October 25.
  • Along with the application form, JIPMER, Puducherry had also released the JIPMER PG official brochure mentioning all the important dates for related events.
  • It had also been notified in the official document that EWS quota will not be implemented in JIPMER PG for the academic session 2020.

JIPMER PG Important Dates 2020

The authority releases the important dates for JIPMER PG January session through the information brochure. The table below gives the important dates for the exam in detail, candidates are advised to go through them.

JIPMER PG Important Dates 2020 - January Session



Application form release date

September 18, 2019

Last date to submit application form

October 25, 2019

Admit card release date

November 13, 2019

Last date to download admit card

December 8, 2019

Exam date

December 8, 2019 - Concluded

Merit list release

December 18, 2019

JIPMER PG Counselling - Round 1

December 27, 2019

JIPMER PG Counselling - Round 2

January 8, 2019

JIPMER PG Counselling - Round 3

February 5, 2019

JIPMER PG Counselling - Final Round

February 26, 2019

Admission closing date

February 29, 2019

Course start date

January 1, 2020

JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2020

The eligibility criteria of JIPMER PG 2020 is given below. Only candidates who fulfil them will be considered eligible for admission.

  • Candidates should possess an MBBS degree from an institution that is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI)

  • They must have completed the rotatory internship of twelve months before December 31, 2019.

  • Aspirants must have secured requisite aggregate score as given below in MBBS examination for category (including PwD) in the MBBS examination.

Aggregate score required in MBBS for JIPMER PG


Aggregate score

General/OBC - PwD




JIPMER PG Application Form 2020

The application form of JIPMER PG 2020 for January session had been released by JIPMER, Puducherry on September 18, 2019. Filling of the form involves various steps that are described below. Candidates can fill the application form through the link provided above on this page.

  • Registration - The first step of JIPMER PG application form is to fill in general details like name, date of birth, mobile number and email id. After this candidates receive login credentials on their registered mobile number and email id.

  • Candidate login: The login credentials received above have to then be entered by candidates after which they have to fill their personal details like name, nationality present and permanent address, etc. Under this step candidates also have to upload their photograph and signature.

  • Fee payment: After completing the above steps candidates have to pay the fee for application. The form fee for application form. Payment of the fee can only be done through Net banking, Credit/Debit cards. In case of payment failure candidates have to make payment again.

  • Printing of confirmation page: This is the last step of the application form where a confirmation page will display on the screen. Candidates are advised to verify all the details mentioned on the confirmation page and download the same for future reference

JIPMER PG Application Form 2020 - Documents Required

Documents Required

Size/Format Specification

Recent passport size photograph (scanned)

between 20KB to 200KB and JPG format

width - 30mm

height - 45mm

Candidate’s signature (scanned)

between 20KB to 200KB and JPG format

width - 80mm

height - 35mm

Category certificates (if any)

Pdf format

MBBS mark sheet and Class 10 mark sheet

Details to be entered in application form

Credit/Debit card (for payment)

Details to be entered in application form

Only after the above steps are completed, the form will be considered successfully filled. The fee payment for application form has to be done in the third step. The table below mentions fee to be paid by different categories.

JIPMER PG 2020 Application Fee Details









Orthopaedic Physically Challenged

Exempted from paying application fee

JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Centres

There were exam centres in ten cities across the country for JIPMER PG 2020. The table given below lists all the cities in which there were exam centres. Candidates are advised to go through them and were supposed to choose three as per their preference while filling in the application form. The allotted venues were around 20 to 25 km away from the city, hence, candidates were advised to reach the venue a day before the scheduled date of exam.

JIPMER PG test centres


Exam City














New Delhi







JIPMER PG Admit Card 2020

The admit card of JIPMER PG had been released on November 13, 2019, and candidates had to download the same from the official website. JIPMER PG 2020 admit card had to be carried to the exam hall along with a valid photo ID and a copy of the same. Candidates had to remember to get the signature and seal of the invigilator on the admit card before leaving the exam hall. They were also required to hand over the copy of the photo ID to the invigilator. Failure to comply with the regulations could meet with disqualification.
The admit card of JIPMER PG 2020 contained the name and date of birth of the candidate along with the photo and signature as uploaded. The examination centre details along with the assigned roll number was also given in the admit card

JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2020

Candidates are advised to go through the exam pattern of JIPMER PG to be able to prepare better for the exam. The table below gives a description of how the exam pattern is going to be.

JIPMER PG 2020 Exam pattern



Duration of exam

MD/MS course - 3 hours

MDS Course - 1 hour 30 minutes



Language of exam



Single shift (MD/MS/MDS)


  1. 10 AM to 1 PM (MD/MS)

  2. 10 AM to 11:30 AM (MDS)

Question type

multiple-choice questions

No. of questions

MD/MS course - 250

MDS Course - 100

Total marks

MD/MS course - 1000

MDS Course - 400

Marking scheme

Correct answer - 4 marks

Wrong answer - (-1) mark

Unanswered - no marks


Clinical Science

Basic Clinical Sciences

Questions from each subject

Clinical Science - 150 questions

Basic Clinical Sciences - 100 questions

JIPMER PG Cutoff 2020

The cutoff of JIPMER PG 2020 is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to secure in order to qualify and be eligible for admissions. The authority will release category wise and overall cutoff for JIPMER PG 2020 January session along with the information brochure to allow candidates to get an idea of the qualifying marks. Candidates can refer to the cutoff for July session of JIPMER PG 2019 in the table below.

JIPMER PG 2019 (July session) - Cutoff


Cutoff (minimum percentile

  • Unreserved

  • EWS

  • OCI

  • FN

  • Sponsored

  • Institute


Unreserved - PwD




JIPMER PG Result 2020

JIPMER will declare the result on or before December 18, 2019. The result of JIPMER PG 2020 January session will be in the form of the scorecard in PDF format. Individual results will not be sent to candidates. Aspirants will not be permitted to request for re-evaluation. The authority will release a total of nine merit lists for each category. Candidates are advised to download their scorecards from the official website as and when it is released.

JIPMER PG 2020 rank list

The authority also releases individual rank list for candidates on its official website. A link will be provided to the candidates for the same where they have to enter their login id and password. The individual rank letters of candidates will contain their name, AIR, marks and percentile secured.

JIPMER PG 2020 Merit List

JIPMER PG merit list 2020 will be based on percentile score. The authority will release category wise merit list as well as a common merit list for all. The required minimum percentile has to be secured by candidates for admission to JIPMER PG 2020 failing which their names will not appear on the merit list. Details like roll number, name, date of birth, correct responses, negative responses, total marks, percentile and overall rank will be included in the merit list. The authority will release the following nine merit lists:

  • Shortlisted candidates UR category

  • Shortlisted candidates OBC category

  • Shortlisted candidates SC category

  • Shortlisted candidates ST category

  • Shortlisted candidates EWS category

  • Shortlisted candidates Institute category

  • Shortlisted candidates Foreign National category

  • Shortlisted candidates Sponsored category

  • Shortlisted candidates PwD category

JIPMER PG Counselling 2020

The counselling for JIPMER PG January session will be held in three rounds which will be followed by a final round. The final round of counselling will be conducted if there are vacant seats. JIPMER PG counselling 2020 will be done to fill around 150 medical seats of JIPMER, Puducherry. The counselling of JIPMER PG 2020 for round 1 will begin from December 27, 2019. Candidates whose names appear on the merit list will have to appear for the counselling of JIPMER PG, which will be conducted offline on the below-given venue.

JIPMER PG Counselling 2020 involves a number of steps as mentioned below:

  1. Registration - Candidates have to first get themselves registered for counselling. Only those aspirants whose names appear on the merit list will be eligible to sit for counselling

  2. Biometric fingerprint/Photo verification - On the day of counselling candidates’ biometric fingerprint and image/photo verification will be done. If the same do not match then the candidature of those candidates will be cancelled and if need be legal action will be taken against them

  3. Certificate verification - Candidates have to submit their required certificates in original as well as a self-attested copy of the same. The authority will retain the original certificates of candidates and return it only after completion of course or if relieved in mid-way

  4. Counselling - Candidates who complete the steps above will be eligible for counselling. Physical presence of candidates at the counselling venue is mandatory otherwise they will be marked absent

JIPMER PG Counselling Venue

JIPMER Mini Auditorium

Fourth floor, JIPMER Academic Center

JIPMER, Puducherry - 605 006

JIPMER PG 2020 - Contact Information

In case of any confusions candidate’s have to contact on the below-mentioned contact information.


Dhanvantri Nagar,


Puducherry: 605 006

Official website: https://jipmer.edu.in/

Toll Free Number: 18002669780

Contact: 0413-2298288; 0413- 2272380 (Extn: 8573)

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - JIPMER PG 2020

Question: Who can apply for JIPMER PG 2020?


Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria as laid down by the exam conducting authority will be able to fill the application form of JIPMER PG 2020. 

Question: How many seats will be offered in JIPMER PG 2020?


As many as 100 seats are offered in MD/MS program out of which 5 are reserved for NRI candidates and foreign nationals. Further 5 more seats are reserved for sponsored candidates.

Question: What is the duration of JIPMER PG 2020 exam ?


For MD/MS, the entrance exam will be conducted in a duration of 3 hours in which a candidate will have to attempt 250 questions. MDS aspirants will have to attempt 100 questions in a duration of 1 hour 30 minutes. 

Question: What is the syllabus of JIPMER PG 2020?


The question paper of JIPMER PG 2020 will be set based on the MBBS curriculum for MD/MS course and for MDS course the syllabus of entrance will be based on BDS curriculum 

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Transfer and Migration Certificates are mandatory for JIPMER PG councelling. Other Institutes like AIIMS, PGI and NEET are not asking for these. Kindly reply.

Indrajit Gupta 28th Nov, 2019

Yes, Transfer and migration certificates (from last university attendance) are mandatory for JIPMER PG Counselling. As per the rules:-

•Candidates will be permitted to attend the counseling only after the verification  of biometrics, photo and certificates.

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what are the important topics to prepare for jipmer pg 2020 Dec session

Pratiksha Sahoo 27th Nov, 2019
Hii Soha.

As per the JIPMER PG entrance is concerned, you can go thoroughly the NCERT books and the subjects to given importance are anatomy, biochemistry, toxicology, pharmacology, physiology, forensic medicine, pathology , microbiology for basic clinical science. It is going to be a 1000 mark exam with 250 questions and time duration is 3 hours. There will be two topics that is basic clinical science from which there will be 150 questions comprising 600 marks and clinical science having 100 questions making it 400 marks . Solve previous years questions to have a keen knowledge about the question pattern. It will give you confidence to appear the real test without much difficulty.
I hope this answer clarifies your doubt.

Respected sir, when will registration starts for msc in medical biochemistry and for msc in other courses 2020?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019


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sir, does number of mbbs passing attempts count in jipmer pg, and in my case i was not given my 3rd year exam because of attendance shortage does that comes under deported, i have 60 percentage of mbbs as aggregate am i qualified for writing jipmer pg exam sir .

Ronit Jain 28th Oct, 2019

Medical aspirants have to fulfill the required JIPMER PG 2020 eligibility criteria if they plan to appear for the January session of MD/MS and MDS courses. Eligibility criteria of JIPMER PG details nationality, qualifying exam, internship, work experience, minimum qualifying marks etc. Candidates who meet the prescribed JIPMER PG eligibility criteria 2020 can fill the application form from September 18.

Here is a link that will help you to understand if you're eligible or not: https://www.google.com/amp/s/medicine.careers360.com/articles/jipmer-pg-eligibility-criteria/amp

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