JIPMER PG Merit List 2018: JIPMER Puducherry will release the merit list of JIPMER PG 2018 on or before May 25, 2018. JIPMER PG 2018 merit list will indicate the names, ranks and marks of the candidates shortlisted for JIPMER PG 2018 first round of counselling. JIPMER PG merit list 2018 will be released in the online mode. Candidates who plan to appear for JIPMER PG entrance exam for July 2018 session admission, to be held on May 13, 2018, they will be able to check whether or not they have been shortlisted for JIPMER PG counselling through the links of JIPMER PG 2018 merit list which will be made available when it is released. JIPMER PG merit list 2018 will be made on the basis of candidates’ percentile scores. While merit list of JIPMER PG 2018 will include names of candidates who will qualify the exam, the rank letters will be released for all the candidates who will appear for JIPMER PG 2018. Candidates will be able to download their rank cards from here. JIPMER PG merit list 2018 will be released for different categories containing rank, total marks and percentile, scored by candidates overall and category-wise. Only those candidates who will score minimum required percentile scores will be eligible to appear for counselling of JIPMER PG. Candidates who fail to score minimum qualifying percentile scores, will not be permitted to go further in the admission process of MD/MS programs of JIPMER Puducherry. JIPMER (Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research), Puducherry releases different merit lists for different reserved and unreserved categories. Candidates who aspire to get admission in July 2018 session of JIPMER MD/MS programs, can check in this article complete details about JIPMER PG 2018 merit list, including date of publication of merit list, types of merit list, minimum required percentile, etc.
Important Dates for JIPMER PG Merit List 2018
In the table given below are listed important dates of merit list of JIPMER PG 2018.
Important dates for JIPMER PG 2018 Merit List (January Session)
Date of JIPMER PG entrance exam
May 13, 2018
Publication of Merit List
On or before May 25, 2018
JIPMER PG Counselling Begins
June 13, 2017
Closing of Admission
August 31, 2018
Types of JIPMER PG 2018 Merit Lists
Candidates who score minimum qualifying percentile, i.e. 50th percentile (40th percentile for reserved categories), will be called for JIPMER PG counselling in the order of their merit as per the merit list of JIPMER PG 2018. JIPMER Puducherry publishes several types of JIPMER PG 2018 merit lists, of different categories on the basis of candidates’ percentiles. Following are the type of merit lists of JIPMER PG 2018, which will be published this year:
Overall Merit List (Including all the candidates irrespective of their categories)
SC Merit List (Including only Schedule Caste candidates)
ST Merit List (Including only Schedule Tribe candidates)
OBC Merit List (Including only non creamy layer Other Backward Classes candidates)
Institute Merit List (Including candidates who passed their MBBS from JIPMER (Puducherry or Karaikal))
OPH Merit List (Including Orthopedic Physically Challenged candidates)
Sponsored or Foreign Merit list (Including NRI/OCI candidates)
Candidates who will qualify JIPMER 2018 entrance exam will be called in the order of their merit to take admissions on 24 MD/MS disciplines for July 2018 session. Counselling will begin in the month of June, 2018, on the basis of percentile scores in JIPMER PG merit list 2018. Candidates equivalent to almost 10 times the total number of seats available in each category will be invited for the counselling.
JIPMER PG 2018 Merit Lists (July 2018 admissions)
Overall Merit list
Foreign (NRI) Category
*The links to download will be made available when JIPMER Puducherry releases the merit lists.
Minimum Qualifying Percentile Required in JIPMER PG 2018 Merit List
JIPMER PG 2018 Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved OPH (Orthopedic Physically Challenged)
Inter-se merit in JIPMER PG 2018- In case of a tie between two candidates who score same marks in JIPMER PG 2018, the rank in the JIPMER PG merit list 2018, will be decided by first considering the factor of ‘negative marks’ scored. As per this, the candidate who would have scored least negative marks will be placed higher in the order of priority of merit list of JIPMER PG 2018, compared to the one with more negative marks.
In case the tie between two candidates still persists, then the factor of ‘age’ will be considered. The candidate senior in age is given higher priority than the younger candidate, in JIPMER PG 2018 merit list.
Highlights of JIPMER PG 2018 Merit List
Merit list of JIPMER PG 2018 will be released in online mode on or before May 25, 2018.
This merit list will be valid only for July 2018 admissions only.
Candidates will be able to download their individual rank cards after three days of publication of JIPMER PG 2018 merit list.
Candidates who secure marks lesser than minimum qualifying percentile of JIPMER PG Merit List 2018, will not be considered for July 2018 admissions in any of the 24 disciplines of MD/MS.
It is very important to note that JIPMER Puducherry will not personally notify the qualified candidates shortlisted for any rounds of counselling. The entire process will take place online itself.
Any request for re-evaluation/re-checking of JIPMER PG entrance will be not be entertained by JIPMER Puducherry.
JIPMER Puducherry takes admission for MD/MS courses, twice a year, once in January and once in July. For July 2018 admission, the process of counselling will begin in the month of June. Counselling process will begin soon after the publication of JIPMER PG merit list 2018.