PGIMER 2016 - Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh will conduct national level PGIMER 2016 entrance exam for admission to approximately 213 seats in 20 postgraduate courses in Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) programmes. PGIMER 2016 July session has been conducted on May 22, 2016 for admission to programmes in Clinical and Basic Clinical Sciences. Candidates can check below the PGIMER 2016 July session important dates, eligibility criteria, exam pattern etc. given below in this page.
Latest: PGIMER 2016 Result has been declared
Exam Name: Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Entrance Exam
Commonly Known as: PGIMER
Exam Level: National
Conducting Body: Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
PGIMER 2016 Eligibility: Candidates who have completed their MBBS 2016 degree and obtained registration from Medical Council of India or any of the State Medical Councils after completing their compulsory rotating internship are eligible for applying for PGIMER 2016. An important eligibility criterion for PGIMER 2016 is given below:
Candidates must have passed MBBS from a University/Institute recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) after their rotatory internship
Candidates must be registered with Central /State Medical Registration Council
For July Session: Candidate must have completed the required 12 Months rotating internship/practical training on or before June30, 2016 if they are applying for PGIMER 2016 for July session
PGIMER 2016 Exam Pattern: The exam was a pen and paper based test based on the syllabus as prescribed by the examination authority. The question booklet of PGIMER 2016 will have questions based on the topics taught during MBBS programmes. The questions was basically from Pre-clinical, Para-clinical and Clinical Phase.
Highlights of PGIMER 2016 Exam Pattern are mentioned below:
The test duration was 3 hours and will be conducted in a single section
PGIMER 2016 was pen and paper based exam
The exam had 250 Multiple Choices Questions (MCQ), with single correct response out of five response
The exam has been conducted in English language
There was negative marking in PGIMER 2016 for incorrect response
PGIMER 2016 Application Procedure: Candidates can fill the application form in an online mode. The PGIMER 2016 application for July session has begun from March 17, 2016. Before filling up the application form candidates are advised to carefully read the information brochure to ascertain their eligibility criteria. Candidates who wish to pursue MD and MS from PGIMER, Chandigarh can fill application form but they must ensure the eligibility criteria before applying.The last date of online registrations for PGIMER 2016 July was April 16, however, candidates can deposit the requiste examination fee till April 21, 2016.
The cost of application form was Rs. 1000 for all other category candidates and Rs. 800 for SC/ST category candidates. Candidates can deposit fees in any State Bank of India branch by filling the challan form in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Examination) in the Power Jyoti Account No. 32211613319. Those candidates who have SBI account can also pay their fees through i-collect service No. 32222954695.
PGIMER 2016 Important Dates - The examination schedule of PGIMER 2016 July session has been announced by examination authority. Candidates can check the PGIMER 2016 important dates from the table given below:
PGIMER 2016 Important Dates for July Session:
PGIMER 2016 Important Dates
Availability of Application Form
March 17, 2016
Last Date for Registration for MD/MS
April 16, 2016
Last Date for Submission of exam fee
April 21, 2016
PGIMER 2016 Entrance Exam
May 22, 2016
Declaration of Result
May 23, 2016
PGIMER 2016 Counselling Round 1
June 10, 2016
PGIMER 2016 Counselling Round 2
July 11, 2016
PGIMER 2016 Counselling Round 3
July 25, 2016
PGIMER 2016 Counselling Round 4
August, 2016 (tentatively)
PGIMER 2016 Admit Card: The admit card of PGIMER 2016 was available for only those candidates whose application has been accepted by examination authority. The admit card will have candidate’s detail like name, roll number, exam center, time and examination instructions.
PGIMER 2016 Result: The result has been declared on May 23, 2016. Candidates can check their PGIMER 2016 result by entering their application number and date of birth. According to officials, the result has been declared only for those candidates who have scored the qualifying marks. As per the qualifying criteria, general candidates have to score a minimum of 55 percentile and OBC, OPH, SC/ST, Rural Area, Foreign Nationals candidates have to score 50 percentile.
PGIMER 2016 Merit List: The merit list will be declared for those candidates who will secure the qualifying marks in the entrance exam. According to the obtained score merit list will be prepared for all candidates. In order to qualify PGIMER 2016 candidates have to score the required percentile as per their category. Candidates will be called for counselling as per their rank in merit list.
PGIMER 2016 Cut off: The cut off score is the minimum marks must be secured by candidates to qualify the entrance exam. As per the PGIMER officials, candidates have to score minimum percentile in their respective category to qualify the exam. The graph given below shows PGIMER 2016 cut off for in various categories.
PGIMER 2016 Counselling: The allocation of MD/MS seats will be done through personal counselling. The PGIMER 2016 counselling for July session will be conducted in four rounds including open selection. In each category the number of candidates called for counselling will be 3 times the number of seats. . The counselling will be done strictly by merit list. The candidates in order of merit will exercise their choice of subject according to availability of seats. The first counselling of PGIMER 2016 for July session will be conducted on June 10, followed by second and third counselling on July 11 and July 25, respectively. Any candidate who does not get the subject of his/her choice in the first counselling can also attend the second counselling to get the subject of his/her choice. No penalty will be charged from the candidate who gets selected in another subject after resigning from the subject in which they have joined after the first counselling.
PGIMER 2016 July Session Notification:
Chandigarh – 160012
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As of now there is any official date announced.It will be released shortly until then you have to wait.Because of COVID-19 pandemic it is going to be a bit delayed.Keep any eye on new updates and information so that you won't miss any important information.
You can check any updates or information here PGIMER 2020 July session
is pgimer exam date gonna change or will it be the same ?
My internship will be completed by the end of December 2020. Will I be eligible for PGI Chandigarh 2021 January session?
the eligibility criteria for applying in pgimer chandigarh January ssessions,
candidates are required to have an MBBS degree from a recognized University or an Institute authorized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
Candidates must have either completed or due to complete, one-year rotatory internship training on or before 31st December for January a session respectively.
if your internship will complete before 31 december 2020, or on 31 december 2020, you are eligible to apply.
I AM A NEPALI CITIZEN AND HAVE COMPLETED MY MBBS WITH 1 YEAR INTERNSHIP FROM PRIVATE MEDICAL COLLEGE OF NEPAL AND LICENESE REGISTERED MEDICAL OFFICER. AM I ELIGIBLE FOR MD/MS ENTRANCE EXAM??
Here's the eligibility criteria for for those Indian citizens or Overseas citizens who have pursued their Primary Medical Qualifications from Medical colleges that are outside India territory.
- FMG candidates have to mandatorily pass NBE conducted Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) (Screening Test).
- Medical graduates from foreign must be registered with MCI/SMC
- The internship requirement for FMG candidates, as per eligibility criteria of NEET PG, is the same as mentioned above for overall candidates
- On the day of conduction of NEET PG 2020, FMG candidates are required to bring along their FMGE Pass Certificate issued by NBE
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