PGIMER Counselling 2020
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PGIMER 2020 spot round counselling seat matrix announced; Counselling will start

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PGIMER Counselling 2020 - PGI Chandigarh has released the seat matrix for the spot round counselling of PGIMER 2020 which is to be conducted on January 30, 2020 in offline mode. As many as 90 MD/MS seats will be alloted through PGIMER 2020 counselling. The category-wise seat matrix for PGIMER counselling is mentioned below. The spot round of PGI seat allotment is considered to be the last round for the admission process. Those candidates who will be alloted seats in the PGIMER 2020 spot round will have to join the course immediately by January 31. Earlier, the authority had conducted the round one, two and three of PGIMER counselling 2020. Through PGIMER seat allotment, a total of 223 Masters of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) seats are allotted. Medical graduates who have qualified PGIMER pen and paper based exam for January session were eligible to participate for counselling procedure.

During PGIMER counselling 2020, the shortlisted aspirants are informed about the number of seats available in JIPMER, Puducherry campus. Based on the preferences provided, marks as well as rank secured in PGIMER 2020 January session, availability of seats, reservation criteria and other factors, the seats will be granted. For each round of counselling, the authority releases an official notification mentioning the rank of category-wise candidates to be called for PGIMER 2020 counselling session. Medical graduates shortlisted for PGI counselling must report at the venue along with the relevant documents for verification purposes. For more information on PGIMER counselling 2020 rounds, dates, seats and other details, go through the article below.

PGIMER Counselling 2020 Dates

Aspirants can check the important dates of PGIMER 2020 January session from the table below.

PGIMER counselling dates

Events

Dates

Time

Venue

Round one counselling

December 16, 2019

11:00 AM onwards

Bhargava Auditorium

Second round counselling

January 10, 2020

11:00 AM onwards

Bhargava Auditorium

PGIMER counselling round three

January 18, 2020

11:00 AM onwards

Bhargava Auditorium

Spot round counselling

January 30, 2020

11:00 AM onwards

Bhargava Auditorium

PGIMER 2020 Counselling Process

The stepwise process of counselling of PGIMER 2020 has been mentioned below on this page.

  • All the candidates who will be included in PGIMER result 2020 for January session will be shortlisted for counselling process.

  • Before reporting at PGIMER counselling 2020 venue, MD/MS applicants need to download the individual rank letters for verification.

  • It is mandatory to reach venue for PGIMER seat allotment process on or before the specified date for attendance.

  • In order to take care of absentees, candidates called for first round of PGIMER counselling 2020 will be three times more than the number of seats available.

  • Once the attendance is done, the authority concerned person will call medical graduates as per their PGIMER 2020 rank for allotment of seats.

  • Each applicant will be required to choose their colleges as per their specialty and rank.

  • As per their preferences, they will be informed about the number of seats available in the particular specialty.

  • The counselling of PGIMER 2020 for January session will be held on the basis of preferences provided, seats available, rank secured, reservation criteria and other factors.

  • After the allotment, aspirants have to provide their option whether they wish to accept the seat or want to appear for subsequent rounds of PGIMER counselling.

  • Any candidate who will be absent at the time of counselling will not be considered eligible for admission process. Those will be eligible for other remaining rounds.

  • In case, if an applicant is late or is/are not available when called, then they will be granted admission in the courses offered after the completion of PGIMER counselling 2020 round.

  • PGIMER, Chandigarh will conduct second, third and fourth round of PGIMER 2020 counselling in case of seats left vacant.

  • After the allotment of seats, candidates will be required to produce the relevant documents for verification purposes along with the payment of fees.

PGIMER Counselling 2020 - Documents required

Below are the list of documents required for verification purposes, which must be furnished at the time of PGIMER 2020 counselling. Any candidate without any of the following document/certificate will not be allowed for admission in PGIMER 2020 January session.

  1. Printout of PGIMER application form 2020 filled

  2. Passport size photograph (to be pasted in the application form)

  3. PGIMER admit card 2020

  4. ID proof with photograph (same as used during registration)

  5. Original degrees of qualifying MBBS or provisional marksheet

  6. Class 12 and 10 pass certificates

  7. Internship certificate

  8. MCI registration certificate

  9. Category certificate (if applicable)

  10. Selected category candidates must provide original Aadhaar card

PGIMER 2020 Seat Allotment - Tuition Fees

The table below mentions the fees to be paid by allotted candidates for admission to MD/MS courses in the format/mode specified by the authority.

PGIMER fees

Particulars

Amount

Registration fees

Rs. 500

Tuition fees

Rs. 250 per annum

Laboratory fees

Rs. 900 per annum

Amalgamated fees

Rs. 720 per year

Security charges

Rs. 1000 (refundable after completion of course)

Hostel security

Rs. 5000 (refundable and to be deposited with Hostel warden if hostel accommodation is allotted)

PGIMER 2020 Counselling - Seat Matrix

The total number of seats allotted during PGIMER counselling for January session has been released along with the application form. Candidates can also check last year seat matrix of PGIMER for July session in the table below.

PGIMER seat matrix (January session)- Spot round

DepartmentGen*RA*PwBDSCSTOBCSpon.FNBN
Anaesthesia--------1--17----
Biochemistry------1--121--
Community Medicine--------111----
ENT------------3----
Forensic Medicine------------1----
Medical Microbiology11--11241--
Nuclear Medicine--------
--2----
Pathology----1--1--7----
Pediatrics1------
--------
Pharmacology------11141--
Psychiatry1--1------2----
Radiotherapy--------
--2----
General Surgery--------
--17--1
Transfusion Medicine--------1--31--
Total3123656541

PGIMER seat matrix (January session) - Round three

DepartmentGen*RA*PwBDSCSTOBCSpon.FNBNTotal
Anaesthesia--
--
--
--
1--
18--
--
19
Biochemistry--
--
--
1--
121--
5
Community Medicine--
--
--
--
111--
--
3
ENT--
--
--
--
--
--
2--
--
2
Forensic Medicine--
--
--
--
--
--
1--
--
1
Internal Medicine1--
--
--
--
--
1--
--
2
Medical Microbiology31--
11241--
13
Nuclear Medicine--
--
--
--
--
--
2--
--
2
Ophthalmology--
--
--
--
--
--
2--
--
2
Pathology--
--
1--
1--
7--
--
9
Pharmacology1--
111141--
10
Psychiatry2--
--
--
--
--
1--
--
3
Radiotherapy--
--
--
--
1--
2--
--
3
General Surgery--
--
--
--
--
--
16--
117
Transfusion Medicine--
--
--
--
1--
31--
5
Total712375664196

PGIMER seat matrix 2020 (January session) - Round two

DepartmentGen*RA*PwBDSCSTOBCSpon.FNBNTotal
Anaesthesia3--
--
--
1--
18--
--
22
Biochemistry--
--
--
1--
121--
5
Community Medicine--
--
--
--
111--
--
3
Dermatology--
--
--
1--
--
1--
--
2
ENT--
--
--
--
--
12--
--
3
Forensic Medicine--
--
--
--
--
11--
--
2
Internal Medicine--
--
1--
--
--
1--
--
2
Medical Microbiology41--
11241--
14
Nuclear Medicine--
--
--
--
--
12--
--
3
Obstt.& Gynaecology--
--
--
--
--
11--
--
2
Ophthalmology--
--
--
1--
--
2--
--
3
Pathology4--
111--
7--
--
14
Pediatrics1--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
1
Pharmacology1--
111141--
10
Psychiatry4--
--
--
--
11--
--
6
Radiotherapy--
--
--
--
1--
2--
--
3
Radio diagnosis--
1--
--
--
--
--
--
--
1
General Surgery--
--
--
--
1117--
120
Transfusion Medicine--
--
--
--
1--
31--
5
Total172368116941121

PGIMER 2020 seat matrix (January session) - Round one

DepartmentGen*RA*PwBDSCSTOBCSpon.FNBN
Anaesthesia3------11191--
Biochemistry------1--121--
Community Medicine--------111----
Dermatology1----1--21----
ENT----------132--
Forensic Medicine----------11----
Internal Medicine8--111252--
Medical Microbiology41--11241--
Nuclear Medicine1--------12----
Obstt.& Gynaecology2--------141--
Ophthalmology1----1----2----
Ortho Surgery1----1----11--
Pathology41111--8----
Pediatrics91----1242--
Pharmacology1--111141--
Psychiatry4--1----122--
Radio diagnosis31------221--
Radiotherapy--------1--2----
General Surgery4----3132121
Transfusion Medicine--------1--31--
Total464411102291181

Gen-General, SC-Schedule Caste, ST-Schedule Tribe, OBC-Other Backward Classes, RA-Rural Area, PwD-People with Disability, Spon-Sponsored, FN-Foreign National, BN - Bhutanese Nationals

PGIMER seat matrix 2019 (July session)

Department

Gen

RA

PwD

SC

ST

OBC

Spon

FN

Anaesthesia

12

--

2**

4

1

10

4

2

Dermatology

1

--

--

1


1

1


Community Medicine

--

--

--

--

1

--

--

--

Biochemistry

--

--

--

1

--

--

2

1

ENT

1

1^^

1**

2

--

1

2


Medical Microbiology

4

1^^

1**


1

3

2

1

Internal Medicine

8

1^

1**

3

1

4

4

1

Forensic Medicine

2

--

--

--

--

1

1


Nuclear Medicine

1

1^^

1**

--

--

1

--

--

Ortho Surgery

--

--

--

1

--

2

1

1

Ophthalmology

1

1^

1**

1

--

2

2

--

Obstt. & Gynae

1

1^

2**


--

2

4

--

Pathology

--

1^

1*

1

--

1

6

1

Psychiatry

--

--

1**


1

2

2

3

Pharmacology

--

--

--

1

1

--

4

1

Paediatrics

5

--

2**

2

1

8

4

1

Radiodiagnosis

1

--

2**

1

1

2

1

--

General Surgery

12

1^

1*+1**

2

2

7

5

--

Radiotherapy

1

--

--

--

1

2

2

1

Transfusion Medicine

3

--

--

--

1

1

3

1

Total

53

8

17

20

11

50

50

14

In the table above,

  • Gen - General

  • SC - Scheduled Caste

  • ST - Scheduled Tribe

  • OBC - Other Backward Classes

  • RA - Rural Area (^ - fresh seats, ^^ - backlog)

  • PwD - Persons with Disabilities (* - Fresh seats, ** - Backlog)

  • Spon - Sponsored seats

  • FN - Foreign nationals

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

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Each candidate applying for PGIMER 2020 must have a permanent/provisional registration certificate issued by the Medical Council of India.

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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 -
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If your question is with respect to admission for the year 2020 then unfortunately you have missed it for January session as the form filling date for the year 2020 was from 26 october 2019 to 14 november 2019 andThe exam was conducted on 30th November 2019.

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PGIMER is a national level entrance exam. PGIMER exam is managed by the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. Every year almost 8000 candidates appear for the entrance examination for admission to MD/MS courses. Seats are available in almost 20 distinct departments such as anaesthesia, dermatology, ENT, forensic medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology, ophthalmology, paediatrics, pharmacology, psychiatry, radio diagnosis, radiotherapy, transfusion medicine, general surgery etc.

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