JIPMER PG Cutoff 2018

JIPMER PG CutoffJIPMER PG Cutoff 2018 - JIPMER, Puducherry has set minimum qualifying cutoff of JIPMER PG 2018 which must be secured by candidates in order to qualify for the next level of admission process, i.e. counselling. Only those candidates who will secure both minimum required JIPMER PG 2018 cutoff percentile and sufficient overall score, will be considered for final merit list ranking. JIPMER PG merit list is drawn on the basis of qualifying score of JIPMER PG cutoff 2018, candidate’s performance in JIPMER PG online entrance examination and his/her category. Only those candidates whose names will appear in the merit list will be called for JIPMER PG 2018 counselling. JIPMER PG 2018 merit list for January session admissions, will be published on or before November 30, 2017. Candidates can check here complete details about of JIPMER PG 2018 cutoff, previous year cutoff, etc.

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Important dates for JIPMER PG Cutoff 2018 (January Session)

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JIPMER PG Online Entrance Examination

November 19, 2017

(10:00 AM to 1:00 PM)

Publication of Merit List

Before November 30, 2017

First Counselling

December 13, 2017

Second Counselling

January 10, 2018

Third Counselling

January 31, 2018

Final Counselling

February 2, 2018

Commencement of Session

January 1, 2018


JIPMER PG 2018 Cutoff: Minimum Percentile Requirement


As per the cutoff of JIPMER PG 2018, candidates must secure minimum percentile marks in JIPMER PG online entrance examination in order to qualify for the inclusion of their names in the merit list. Only those candidates whose name appear in the merit list of JIPMER PG 2018, will be called for counselling and further admission process in the order of their ranking in the merit list. It should be noted that those securing marks lesser than minimum required percentile, they will not be considered while preparation of the merit list and will be deemed disqualified for further JIPMER PG 2018 admission process.


JIPMER PG qualifying Cutoff



Unreserved (UR)/Inst/OCI/NRI/Sponsored


Unreserved OPH (Orthopedic Physically Challenged)


SC/ST/OBC/OPH (reserved)



JIPMER PG Cutoff 2018: Method of Resolving Ties

In a situation when two or more candidates secure exactly same percentile, then, to determine the merit rank of candidates, the ties will be resolved in the following order of preference:

  • Negative Marks - Candidates who will secure least negative marks will be placed in the highest order of merit list of JIPMER PG 2018, when resolving ties.

  • Total Aggregate Marks in the Qualifying exam - If two or more candidates have same number of negative marks, then total aggregate marks secured in MBBS qualifying degree will be considered to resolve a tie. Candidate with higher aggregate marks in the MBBS will be put second highest in the order of preference when resolving ties for deciding merit list ranks.

  • Age - If in case, the ties continue even after applying first two parameters, then candidates who will be senior in age will be given more preference and thus higher order in merit list compared to candidates younger in age. 

Important Points about JIPMER PG 2018 Cutoff

  • Candidates who will qualify for counselling will be intimated through online mode only. No individual letters of invitation will be sent to selected candidates.

  • Any request for re-evaluation or re-checking of JIPMER PG entrance exam will be not be entertained by JIPMER, Puducherry under any circumstances.

  • Only those candidates who secure minimum percentile requirement as per JIPMER PG Cutoff 2018, will be considered for counselling and admission process.

  • Candidates who will secure lesser marks than minimum percentile requirement of JIPMER PG 2018 cutoff, will neither be included in the merit list, nor will they be intimated separately.

Previous Session's JIPMER PG Cutoff: Closing Ranks


Candidates can check below last closing rank for different categories of July 2017 admissions.


JIPMER PG 2017 Closing Rank (July 2017 Admissions)



Last closing rank (AIR)














Institute quota*















Institute quota*


*Institute quota is applicable to those candidates who have done MBBS from JIPMER, Puducherry.

JIPMER PG 2018 is a single shift online computer based exam of 180 minutes. It will be conducted on November 19, 2017 for January session admissions. For January 2018 session, JIPMER will take admission for about 100 seats in 24 disciplines of MD/MS courses.


Disclaimer: The above article is based on last year’s official notifications. It will be updated as soon as the official notifications are made for this year.

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Somar Ran 3 days ago

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For final round of counselling with a rank of 6000(UR cat) is it useful to attend it JIPMER PG ?They have updated, only 9seats available

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Hello Somar! Yes, you should definitely attend the counselling because you need only one seat and there are 9 left. So go for it. All the very best for the counselling!

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Preferred books to study for jipmer entrance and may I know the list of high yield topics in jipmer pg. also subject wise mark division.

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Hi Pawan, As per your query about the books, i would first and foremost is standard books that you read during your MBBS course, next is MCQ booksPre and Para clinicalsAnatomy, physio and biochem and ...Read More

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I got 53 rank injipmer 18 in second concilling should I got Derma?

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Amita Jain 2 months ago

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Hi Jaydeep Your rank sounds good. But I am sorry to tell you that there are no vacancies for MD Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology course in second counselling of JIPMER PG 2018. MD Derma had 3 ...Read More
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My jipmer pg 2018 jan session rank 1091 (ur ), cat 24 (sc)... what seat I might get

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Somesh S Menon 2 months ago

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Dear Abhishek,    JIPMER Puducherry has reserved a total of 13 seats for SC candidates for its various MD and MS courses for which it invites upto 150 SC candidates for counselling...Read More

Girish 3 months ago

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With obc rank 5 what are the expected seats in jipmer pg ??

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Hello Girish, Congratulations on getting to top 5 under OBC, you will be eligibility to get any speciality by that rank. Programme Category Last closing rank (AIR) MD Unreserved 300 MD OBC...Read More

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