JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2019
Kritika Tyagi, 08 Dec 2018, #JIPMER PG

JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2019 – The conducting body of the entrance exam, JIPMER PG, has released the JIPMER PG 2019 exam pattern with the release of the application form. The exam pattern of JIPMER PG 2019 was revealed through the official prospectus. JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2019 provides candidates with information about the medium, type of questions asked in the entrance exam and mode of the question paper. JIPMER PG 2019 exam pattern prepares candidates well in advance for the final examination. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) Puducherry has conducted the JIPMER PG 2019 for the January session. The exam is conducted for 100 MD and MS seats available at the Institute. The exam is held twice a year in the month of December and May. Candidates who wish to appear for JIPMER PG entrance exam must check the detailed overview of exam pattern in this article.

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JIPMER PG is an Institute of National Importance which conducts the national level exam, JIPMER PG for MD and MS courses. The JIPMER PG 2019 was held on December 2, 2018 for January session. The mode of conduction of JIPMER PG 2019 was only online i.e. as a computer-based test. JIPMER PG application form 2019 was released on September 17 which was available till October 26, 2018. JIPMER PG result for January session was declared on December 7, 2018, in online mode.


JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2019

Exam Mode

Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online]

Linguistic Medium


Duration of Exam

3 hours (180 minutes)

Type of Examination

  • Objective Type

  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Number of Questions


Sectional Distribution of Questions

  • Basic Clinical Science- 100 Questions

  • Clinical Science- 150 Questions

Marking Scheme

  • Four marks for every Correct answer

  • One mark will be deducted for every Incorrect response

  • No marks will be deducted for Unanswered questions

Method of determining score


Tie Breaker

Priority will be given in following order:

  • Less incorrect responses.

  • Higher aggregate marks in MBBS or equivalent examination.

  • Seniority (by age).

JIPMER PG 2019 Exam Pattern - Syllabus

The conducting body has made available the JIPMER PG syllabus 2019 which includes the subjects that are taught in MBBS course. The MBBS curriculum includes 19 subjects which should be studied thoroughly by the candidates. JIPMER, Puducherry has released the list of basic clinical and clinical sciences topics. Out of the total 250 questions that will be asked in the question paper, 100 questions will come from Basic Clinical section while 150 question will be asked from Clinical Sciences section. As per the JIPMER PG exam pattern 2019, the question will be only objective type and multiple choice questions. For each question, there will be a single correct response. Candidates can check here the table given below which will familiarise with the subjects that are covered under syllabus.


JIPMER PG Syllabus


No. of Questions

Basic Clinical Sciences

Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Microbiology and Forensic Medicine and Toxicology


Clinical Sciences

Community Medicine, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Surgery, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Dermatology, Anesthesiology, Psychiatry, Radio Diagnosis, Radio Therapy, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics, Nuclear Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Blood Transfusion Medicine


Highlights of JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2019

  • The marking scheme of JIPMER PG 2019 includes negative marking, therefore, one mark will be deducted for each incorrect response submitted. The questions that are included undermarked for review section will be considered as not answered.

  • JIPMER PG exam pattern 2019 includes 250 multiple choice questions wherein each question will have four alternatives and only one of them will be the correct response.

  • The exam is conducted for two sessions and in one shift for each session.

  • The JIPMER PG admit card and valid ID proof are the mandatory documents that need to be shown on the day of the examination.

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