About JIPMER PG 2020

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, has successfully conducted JIPMER PG 2020 in computer based mode on December 8, 2019. The authority will declare JIPMER PG result 2020 on or before December 18, 2019, in the form of merit list. The merit list will be published on the official website of JIPMER, Puducherry for each category separately and also a common merit list for all candidates. The admission will be granted through offline counselling which will commence from December 27, 2019. The counselling for JIPMER PG 2020 will be held in three rounds followed by a final round. JIPMER PG admission process is scheduled to close on February 29, 2020.

Earlier the authorities had released the JIPMER PG admit card 2020 on November 13, 2019, in online mode. Registered candidates could download the admit card from the official website of JIPMER. The candidates who met the specified basic JIPMER PG eligibility conditions had to fill the JIPMER PG application form till October 25. 

JIPMER PG 2020 is held in the month of January and July for admission to 100 seats in Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses offered in Puducherry campus. The exam was held at around 47 centres in 10 cities in the country. JIPMER is an Institution of National Importance (INI) and is the sole authority to fill MD/MS seats in JIPMER, Puducherry. 

Exam level: National Level Exam
Frequency: 2 times a year
Conducting Body: JIPMER Puducherry
Duration 3 Hours

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JIPMER PG 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

18 Dec, 2019 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

27 Dec, 2019 (Tentative)

Counselling - First Round | Mode: Offline

08 Jan, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Second Round | Mode: Offline

05 Feb, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Third Round | Mode: Offline

26 Feb, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Final Round | Mode: Offline

Past Dates and Events

08 Dec, 2019

Exam | Mode: Online

13 Nov, 2019 - 08 Dec, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

18 Sep, 2019 - 25 Oct, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

The following are the eligibility criteria of JIPMER PG 2020 that candidates are required to fulfill in order to be eligible for the exam. 

  • Candidates are required to possess a degree in MBBS from an institution recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI). 
  • The JIPMER PG 2020 eligibility criteria requires all applicants to complete the rotatory internship of twelve months mandatorily before December 31. 
  • Candidates need to have an aggregate score of 55% for General/OBC category (including PwD) and 50% for ST/SC category (including PwD) in the MBBS examination.

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

The application form of JIPMER PG 2020 for January session was available from September 18 to October 25, 2019, in online mode. All the eligible candidates seeking admission were required to fill in the JIPMER PG application form 2020 in order to take up the entrance examination. The various steps to fill the JIPMER PG 2020 application form are as follows:

  • Candidates need to click on the 'Registration' link that has been made available on the official website, read the instructions fill in the requisite details and click on the 'Register' button. Upon successful registration, candidates will receive a User ID and password on their registered email ID and mobile number.
  • Candidates will then have to use the User ID and password to login to the JIPMER PG application form 2020 and fill in the details as asked. Candidates also need to fill their exam centre choices in order of preference. JIPMER Puducherry allocated exam centres on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • In the next step, candidates will be required to upload scanned images of their passport-sized photograph and signature in the required format.
  • The fee for JIPMER PG 2020 registration which is to be paid in this step can be paid online only via net banking, credit or debit cards.
  • After fee payment, candidates can cross-check the filled in details by clicking on the 'Preview' button. Once thoroughly checked, candidates can submit the JIPMER PG 2020 application form by clicking on the 'Submit' button and take a printout of the same for future reference.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
SC, ST Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 1200
General, OBC Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 1600

JIPMER PG E-books and Sample Papers

JIPMER PG 2020 Syllabus

Basic Clinical Sciences
Clinical Sciences

Candidates can check below the exam pattern of JIPMER PG 2020.

Particulars Details
Examination ModeComputer-Based Test (Online)
Medium of ExaminationEnglish
Duration of examination3 hours
Question TypeObjective - Multiple Choice
Total Questions250 for MD/MS and 100 for MDS
Sectional DistributionClinical Science - 150, Basic Clinical Science - 100
Marking SchemeCorrect Answer: +4 marks, Incorrect Answer: -1 Marks, Unanswered Question: 0 marks

JIPMER Puducherry had released the JIPMER PG 2020 mock test for the aspirants who submitted the application form. The mock test of JIPMER PG 2020 had been released ahead of the exam. The JIPMER PG mock test 2020 provided an insight into the actual exam in terms of the user interface, the pattern of examination and the type of questions to the candidates. The most pivotal role of JIPMER PG 2020 mock tests is that it imparts time management skills to the candidates. Candidates tasking up the JIPMER PG mock tests 2020 can assess the time that needs to be allotted to each question and plan out their exam day strategy accordingly. 

The JIPMER PG admit card 2020 had been released online by JIPMER Puducherry on November 13, 2019. Candidates were required to download their JIPMER PG 2020 admit card by entering their User ID and password along with entering the requisite details on the link which was made available on the official website. The admit card of JIPMER PG 2020 had been made available in the PDF format which included details of the candidates such as their names, application and roll numbers, date of birth and details of the exam center. All the candidates were required to mandatorily carry a printout of the JIPMER PG 2020 admit card and a valid photo ID proof (Aadhar card or Passport) along with them to the examination hall. 

JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Karnataka Bengaluru
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Tamil Nadu Chennai
West Bengal Kolkata
Maharashtra Mumbai City
Delhi New Delhi
Puducherry Puducherry
Kerala Thiruvananthapuram
Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada

Documents Required at Exam

  • JIPMER PG 2020 admit card
  • A valid photo ID proof
  • A photocopy of the photo ID proof

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The JIPMER PG result 2020 will be declared by JIPMER Puducherry on or before December 18, 2019. JIPMER PG 2020 result will be declared in the online mode. The result of JIPMER PG 2019 will be released in the form of merit lists – overall and category wise. The overall merit lists of JIPMER PG result 2020 mentions the name of all the candidates who appeared in the examination. JIPMER Puducherry will also release the individual rank letters for the candidates who qualify according to JIPMER PG 2020 result published on the merit list. The result of JIPMER PG 2020 mentions the percentile scores and the equivalent marks obtained by the candidates. Based on the ranks obtained in JIPMER PG result 2020, the authority will release the list of candidates who will be shortlisted for the first round of counselling rounds. 

Candidates appearing in the JIPMER postgraduate entrance examination need to meet the JIPMER PG 2020 cutoff in order to qualify in the exam. With the release of JIPMER PG result, the cutoff for the respective category will also be declared. The cutoff of JIPMER PG 2020 is the minimum percentile required to be obtained by the candidates in order to qualify the exam. The JIPMER PG 2019 cutoff July session for the various categories has been mentioned in the table below. 

Category Cutoff Rank Secured (2019)Scores (2019)
Unreserved/Institutional50th Percentile4227136
Orthopaedically Physically Handicapped (OPH) - Unreserved45th Percentile4528130
Scheduled Caste40th Percentile5104119
Scheduled Tribe
40th Percentile
Other Backward Classes (Including OPH)
40th Percentile

Mode of Counselling: Offline

JIPMER Puducherry will conduct JIPMER PG counselling 2020 in the offline mode. The authority has announced that the first round of counselling for January session will be conducted on December 27, 2019. The candidates will have to be physically present for JIPMER PG 2020 counselling at the specified venue on the particular date. The counselling for JIPMER PG 2020 will be held in four rounds - First, second, third, and final. Candidates who will qualify the postgraduate entrance examination by meeting the cutoff requirement specified for each category will be eligible for JIPMER PG 2020 counselling. Candidates will be called for the counselling process on the basis of their rank. It is not necessary that all the candidates who have qualified the exam will be called for the counselling except for the final round of JIPMER PG counselling 2020.

JIPMER PG 2020 Counselling Centers

State City
Puducherry Puducherry

Documents Required at Counselling

  • JIPMER PG admit card with the seal of the invigilator
  • JIPMER PG 2020 rank letter
  • Passport sized photographs (four)
  • Class 10 or Birth Certificate (as proof of date of birth)
  • Certificate showing completion of internship
  • Transfer certificate (from institution last attended)
  • Certificate of conduct (from the institution last attended)
  • Migration certificate (from the University last attended)
  • Certificate from last institute showing that the degree awarded is MCI recognized
  • Medical registration certificate (permanent or provisional)
  • Proof of residence (Voter Id/Aadhar/Passport)
  • SC/ST/OBC certificate, as applicable
  • Medical certificate (for OPH category candidates)

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: How many seats will be offered in JIPMER PG 2020?


As many as 100 seats are offered in MD/MS program out of which 5 are reserved for NRI candidates and foreign nationals. Further 5 more seats are reserved for sponsored candidates.

Question: What is the syllabus of JIPMER PG 2020?


The question paper of JIPMER PG 2020 will be set based on the MBBS curriculum for MD/MS course and for MDS course the syllabus of entrance will be based on BDS curriculum

Question: JIPMER exam will conducted for what duration?


JIPMER will be conducted in a duration of 3 hours in which a candidate will have to attempt 250 questions. MDS aspirants will have to attempt 100 questions in a duration of 1 hour 30 minutes.

Question: Will MD/MS be offered in the Karaikal campus of JIPMER?


No, postgraduate courses are only offered at JIPMER, Puducherry. 

Questions related to JIPMER PG

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Transfer and Migration Certificates are mandatory for JIPMER PG councelling. Other Institutes like AIIMS, PGI and NEET are not asking for these. Kindly reply.

Indrajit Gupta 28th Nov, 2019

Yes, Transfer and migration certificates (from last university attendance) are mandatory for JIPMER PG Counselling. As per the rules:-

•Candidates will be permitted to attend the counseling only after the verification  of biometrics, photo and certificates.

You can kindly check below link:-


Hope! It'll help.


what are the important topics to prepare for jipmer pg 2020 Dec session

Pratiksha Sahoo 27th Nov, 2019
Hii Soha.

As per the JIPMER PG entrance is concerned, you can go thoroughly the NCERT books and the subjects to given importance are anatomy, biochemistry, toxicology, pharmacology, physiology, forensic medicine, pathology , microbiology for basic clinical science. It is going to be a 1000 mark exam with 250 questions and time duration is 3 hours. There will be two topics that is basic clinical science from which there will be 150 questions comprising 600 marks and clinical science having 100 questions making it 400 marks . Solve previous years questions to have a keen knowledge about the question pattern. It will give you confidence to appear the real test without much difficulty.
I hope this answer clarifies your doubt.

Respected sir, when will registration starts for msc in medical biochemistry and for msc in other courses 2020?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019


index medical colleges and research center is affiliated by Malwanchal university, there is no courses available on msc in biochemistry in respective university. you may follow the below link to know more clarification:



can I get admission in Gandhi eye hospital in aligarh and what name of entrance guide key guide?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 18th Oct, 2019


there are below mention courses available in gandhi eye hospital,

Post Graduate courses

DNB From National Board of Examination, New Delhi

Diploma Courses

Two year Diploma in optometry affiliated to state medical faculty, lucknow.

Two year Diploma in Orthoptics affiliated to state medical faculty, lucknow.

One Year Bridge Course

One Year Bridge Course For Orthoptics Diploma passed Students To Cover Diploma in Optometry.

Short Term

Short term course i.e. 7 days course in contact lens practice twice in a year i.e. April & Sept.

Work Shops


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sir, does number of mbbs passing attempts count in jipmer pg, and in my case i was not given my 3rd year exam because of attendance shortage does that comes under deported, i have 60 percentage of mbbs as aggregate am i qualified for writing jipmer pg exam sir .

Ronit Jain 28th Oct, 2019

Medical aspirants have to fulfill the required JIPMER PG 2020 eligibility criteria if they plan to appear for the January session of MD/MS and MDS courses. Eligibility criteria of JIPMER PG details nationality, qualifying exam, internship, work experience, minimum qualifying marks etc. Candidates who meet the prescribed JIPMER PG eligibility criteria 2020 can fill the application form from September 18.

Here is a link that will help you to understand if you're eligible or not: https://www.google.com/amp/s/medicine.careers360.com/articles/jipmer-pg-eligibility-criteria/amp

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