JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2020
Sahiba.Sharma, 23 Jul 2019, #JIPMER PG

JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2020: 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, link for the same is given below. Details of internship must be filled while applying. Candidates who have completed their internship before the specified date will be eligible. Also through an official notice it has been announced that EWS category is not coming under reservation this session as NMC is not yet setup. JIPMER is the entrance exam held for admission to the MD/MS/ MDS programmes offered at Puducherry campus. Check the JIPMER PG 2020 eligibility criteria in the article below.

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JawaharLal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry will conduct JIPMER PG 2020 January session on December 8, 2019. The test is a computer based one for admissions to 100 MD/MS seats offered at JIPMER Puducherry.

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JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2020 (January session)

The eligibility criteria of JIPMER PG 2020 January session mentioned in the prospectus varies for MD/MS and MDS courses. Given-below is a detailed information on the eligibility of JIPMER PG 2020 (January session).

JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Nationality:

  • Indian Nationals are eligible to apply for JIPMER PG 2020

  • Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) registered under Section 7A of the Citizenship Act who fulfil the prescribed academic eligibility criteria for JIPMER PG 2020 January session are eligible to apply. They are required to upload a copy of their OCI card at the time of filling JIPMER PG application form 2020 and also furnish it during counselling. OCI candidates will only be considered under unreserved category and their names will appear in the overall JIPMER PG 2020 merit list.

  • Foreing Nationals (FN) who have registered their MBBS Degree in the medical council of their respective countries and have taken permission from the Medical Council of India can apply.

  • Candidates from SAARC countries will be given preference over other foreign nationals..

JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria - Educational Qualification:

  • MD/MS course - Candidate must have an MBBS Degree or any other equivalent degree from the Medical Council of India

  • MDS course - Candidates must have BDS degree or other equivalent degree from the Dental Council of India (DCI) i.

JIPMER PG 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Internship

  • Aspirants of JIPMER PG 2020 January session must have completed a twelve month compulsory rotatory internship by December 31, 2019. This is applicable for both MD/MS and MDS applicants.

JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2020 - Minimum Qualifying Marks

For admission to JIPMER PG 2020 candidates have to secure the minimum pass percentage as per the table given below:

Minimum Qualifying Marks for JIPMER PG January session


Qualifying Marks

General (UR)


Foreign Nationals (FN)

Other Backward Classes(OBC)


Scheduled Castes (SC)

Scheduled Tribe (ST)


Persons with Disability (PwD)

As per whichever above category they fall in

JIPMER PG 2020 Eligibility Criteria - Categories Defined

Below is the description of the unreserved and various reserved categories under which the eligibility criteria for JIPMER PG 2020 is decided:

  • Unreserved Candidates - All the candidates including OCI fall under the category of UR candidates.

  • OBC category - Candidates who apply under OBC category must not belong to the creamy layer section of the same. Their certificate must be in the prescribed format as per the information brochure and should not be more than a year old as on the date of counselling.

Who is not eligible for JIPMER PG 2020?

The points given-below defines the criteria on which candidates are not eligible to appear for JIPMER PG 2020 January session:

  1. Candidates who have completed MD/MS/MDS course from any institution

  2. Candidates who are not able to secure the pass percentage as per the eligibility criteria of JIPMER PG.

  3. Those aspirants who are not able to complete the required internship within the stipulated time.

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can I get admission in Gandhi eye hospital in aligarh and what name of entrance guide key guide?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 18th Oct, 2019


there are below mention courses available in gandhi eye hospital,

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Two year Diploma in optometry affiliated to state medical faculty, lucknow.

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what rank i have to get in neet PG/aiims PG/jipmer PG as a UR category or at least in any government seat ?but please respond this only in rank wise or marks wise but dont include percentiles

Vemireddy Rushitha Student Expert 14th Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

As per the lastest orders given by the central government, there will be no AIIMS or JIPMER examinations conducted from 2020, only NEET is considered as the common medical examination conducted throughout the country for the allocation of Medical seats. To get a seat in government college through NEET the candidate has to score a minimum of 900+. For more details kindly go through this link, https://medicine.careers360.com/articles/neet-pg-exam-pattern

Good luck!


I apply for jipmer pg entrance exam... but mistakenly I upload the wrong photo... can I change my photo in application... or shall I apply again.... if I applied again will fees refund....

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

please be careful when you are filling a form.  check the notification if there is any correction window available or not. if thats not possible you need to again apply with a new mail id and phone number. and you will not get any fees refund for that as the mistakes is done by you and jipmer exam authority is not responsible for this.



Vemireddy Rushitha Student Expert 14th Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

First of all for your kind information from 2020 there will not be AIIMS or JIPMER examinations conducted as per the orders from central government. NEET will only be the common entrance examination for allocation of medical seats throughout the country.

Good luck!


caste certificate file size for uploading in jipmer pg.details plz tell.

Papiya Mazumder 27th Sep, 2019


As per your requirement, i would say that as mentioned above your query, for size of certificate upload in jipmer pg, while filling up the form and uploading the image, itself it will be given there the size reauired for uploading the image. According to that, fill it up.

Good luck

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