PGIMER Application Form 2020
Updated on Oct 27, 2019 - 10:56 a.m. IST by Radhika
#PGIMER Entrance Exam

PGIMER Application Form 2020 – PGIMER Chandigarh had released the application form of PGIMER 2020 for January session on October 26, 2019. Medical graduates seeking admission to Masters of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses in PGIMER institute were required to fill PGIMER 2020 application form on or before November 14, 2019 till 11:59 PM. The registration could be done in online mode only. Candidates seeking to appear for the computer-based entrance exam of PGIMER 2020 were required to fill the PGIMER application form 2020 January session in online mode. The application form can be filled in six simple steps, which includes - PGIMER registration 2020, issuance of application number, filling of the application form, uploading of documents, payment of application fees and printout of the confirmation page. Aspirants must mandatorily complete all the steps of PGIMER 2020 application form to register themselves successfully. Scanned copies of relevant documents have to be uploaded in the PGIMER application form 2020 along with the application form as per the mentioned specifications. The prescribed PGIMER application fees can be paid online as well as offline mode.
LATEST: PGIMER result 2020 released in online mode on December 9, 2019

Candidates whose application forms will be submitted and accepted by the authority have been issued the admit card on November 25, 2019. However, before registering, aspirants must go through certain eligibility criteria set by PGIMER, Chandigarh. PGIMER is a postgraduate entrance examination conducted for admission to 223 Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) seats in its residency-cum-training programme of three years. For more information, interested candidates can check the article on PGIMER application form 2020 including steps to fill, application fees, fee payment and more.

It should also be noted by medical graduates that the PGIMER 2020 exam date had been extended to November 30, 2019. PGI, Chandigarh will conduct the exam in computer-based mode for the first time. Earlier, the exam was expected to be held on November 24, 2019.

PGIMER application form 2020 latest news and updates

  • The mode for filling the application form of PGIMER 2020 has been changed. Candidates can now deposit the registration fees using credit/debit cards and net banking.
  • Also, the authority has made a hike in the amount of application fees from last year. For the year 2020, other category candidates need to pay Rs. 1500, SC/ST candidates must deposit the fees of Rs. 1200, while PwD aspirants are exempted from the deposition of fees.
  • For the first time, PGIMER 2020 exam will be conducted on computer based mode. The authority also extended the exam date to November 30, 2019, which was earlier scheduled to be held on November 29.
  • The authority has announced the revised date of PGIMER 2020, which is to be declared on December 2, 2019.

PGIMER Application Form 2020 – Important Dates

Aspirants can check the important dates for the application form of PGIMER 2020 given below.

PGIMER Application Form Dates



Release of online application

October 26, 2019

Last date of filling in the online application

November 14, 2019

Last date for payment of fee

November 14, 2019

Issuance of admit cardNovember 25, 2019
PGIMER 2020 exam dateNovember 30, 2019
Declaration resultDecember 6, 2019 - Declared

PGIMER Eligibility Criteria 2020

Before start filling the application form, it was mandatory for aspirants to go through the eligibility criteria of PGIMER 2020, to check whether they are eligible or not. Read the basic PGIMER eligibility criteria as mentioned below.

  • Aspirants who wish to apply for PGIMER 2020 must complete their MBBS degree from a recognised institute affiliated with Medical Council of India (MCI).
  • Candidates should have completed their one-year rotatory internship on or before December 30, 2020.
  • Also, it is important to possess the registration certificate issued by MCI or State Medical Council (SMC).

Documents for filling PGIMER Application Form 2020

Aspirants before filling in the application form of PGIMER 2020 had to ensure that they have certain documents ready beforehand. The list of documents which will be required while filling up the PGIMER application form 2020 has been mentioned below.

  • Details of the MBBS degree.

  • The registration certificate issued by the Medical Council of India/State Medical Council (showing registration date and number)

  • Internship Completion Certificate (or completion date if ongoing)

  • Scanned images of documents for upload. The specifications of the digital images have been provided below.

Documents to be Uploaded



Passport-sized Photograph

Size- 100 KB (Max.)


Signature of the Candidate

Size- 100 KB (Max.)


Internship Certificate

Size- 1 MB


Category Certificate (if applicable)

Size- 1 MB


How to fill PGIMER Application Form 2020?

The chronological steps to fill in the application form of PGIMER 2020 have been provided below. Images pertaining to each step have also been provided for the assistance of the candidates.

Step 1: Registration

Candidates are required to the register on the 'new candidates registration' tab by clicking on 'Apply' (check image below). In the following step, candidates will be required to fill in ‘Personal’ and ‘Category’ details and then click on the ‘Continue’ button.


Candidates can then verify the registration details that they have filled and then click on the ‘Submit’ button.


Step 2: Generation of Application Number

Once the process of registration is complete, an application number will be generated which will also be sent to the candidates’ registered email IDs and mobile numbers. Every candidate should remember/note down their unique application number and password for future logins.dueing the

Step 3: Filling in the PGIMER 2020 Application Form

The next step requires the candidates to click on the 'Click here to fill educational information' button and fill in all the personal and qualifying examination details. Once correctly filled in, candidates need to click on the ‘Submit’ button.


Step 4: Documents Upload

The next step requires uploading of the scanned images according to the specifications mentioned above. Candidates must ensure that all the images are in the required format and size or else these will not be accepted.



Step 5: Payment of the Application Fee

In the next step, candidates are required to pay the PGIMER 2020 application form fee. The application fee for PGIMER 2020 for different categories is described in the table below.

PGIMER 2020 Application Fee


Application Fee

Scheduled Caste/Tribe

INR 1200/-

Persons with Disability

Nil. (No fee applicable)

General and OBC

INR 1500/-

The specified application form of PGIMER 2020 can be paid through online mode only using credit/debit cards or net banking.

It is important to note that the application fee for PGIMER application form 2020 can be paid via the above-mentioned methods only and is non-refundable in nature.

Step 6: Final Submission

The details of fee submission will be updated on the application form of PGIMER 2020. Candidates will be required to take a printout of the updated form by using their login IDs keep it for future reference as it will be required at the time of counselling.

PGIMER Application Form 2020 – Important Instructions

  • Incomplete application forms will not be accepted by PGIMER, Chandigarh, so candidates should fill in all the fields without leaving any column blank.

  • The login credentials should be noted down and never shared with anybody.

  • All the scanned images must be uploaded in the required format only.

  • The requisite amount of fee for application form of PGIMER 2020 must be deposited. Deposition of an insufficient fee will render a candidate ineligible.

  • Candidates will be required to mention their name, address, contact number, and the course they are applying to at the back of the SBI bank challan.

  • Foreign nationals applying to PGIMER 2020 will have to mention three choices for subjects on the printed application form.

PGIMER Admit card 2020

Candidates who successfully submitted the PGIMER application form 2020 within the stipulated time period had been issued the admit card of PGIMER 2020 on November 25, 2019. The PGIMER 2020 admit card mentions important details like name of the applicant, personal information and most importantly date, time of exam, name and address of exam centre among others. It is compulsory for each candidate to carry the PGIMER admit card 2020 in order to gain entry to the examination hall. Without the hall ticket entry to the exam will be restricted. Along with the admit card, candidates are required to carry a valid photo ID proof for verification purposes.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - PGIMER Application Form 2020

Question: When will the PGIMER registration 2020 start?


The online application form of PGIMER 2020 for January session will be available soon.

Question: What is the procedure of filling PGIMER application form 2020 January session?


The application form will be filled in six steps which included PGIMER registration, generation of application number, filling of form, uploading of documents, payment of fees and printout of confirmation page.

Question: Who are eligible to apply for PGIMER 2020?


Only such aspirants who will fulfill the PGIMER eligibility criteria 2020 as mentioned by PGI, Chandigarh can apply.

Question: How can I pay the application fee?


PGIMER registration fees of Rs. 1000 for general and OBC aspirants and Rs. 800 for SC/ST applicants can be paid only through SBI bank challan or SBI i collect service. No applications will be submitted without the payment of fees.

Question: What are the images I have to upload during registration?


PGIMER, Chandigarh has specified to upload passport size photograph, signature, internship certificate and MBBS degree/provisional certificate as per the required specifications.

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The application form for PGIMER July Session will be available from second week of March, 2020 tentatively.Once if the official notification is released the application form will be available online.Until the you need to wait.Keep an eye on updates so that you won't miss any.

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Shareef 24th Feb, 2020
Here are the details of PGIMER important dates,

  • Application starts on, 3rd week of march
  • Last date, 3rd week April
  • Admit card release, 1st week of may
  • Last date to download, may 23
  • Exam date, may 23
  • Result declaration, 4th week of may
  • Counseling starts on,2nd week  of June
  • Last counseling,4th week of july

if my internship is going to end in march 2021, can i appear for pgimer exam in november 2020? or do i need to complete the the internship for giving an attempt?

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 20th Feb, 2020
Hello ,

So, PGIMER 2020 will be conducted twice a year in the month of November and June for January and July session respectively.

And its official eligibility criteria says :

Candidates must have completed a one-year rotatory internship by December 31, 2019, for the January session.
Each candidate applying for PGIMER 2020 must have a permanent/provisional registration certificate issued by the Medical Council of India.

So, unfortunately you cannot appear for PGIMER 2020.

For more details, click on the link below :

I hope this helps.

when is next pgimer entrance exam registration is going to start babu vs

Pankhuri Kumari 16th Feb, 2020
Hii Gitika!
The next application form for PGIMER will be for July session. The application forms will be released in the second week of March 2020 and will be ending till second week of April 2020. The examination will be held on 23 May, 2020. So, just keep an eye on the official Website and fill the application form. For more details refer the following link -
Hope this helps.
Good luck!

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