About JIPMER PG 2020

Candidates who wish to pursue Doctor of Medicine (MD)/Master of Surgery (MS) course can sit for the entrance examination of JIPMER PG 2020. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, has released the application form of JIPMER PG 2020 for January session on September 18, 2019. Only candidates who fulfills the specified basic JIPMER PG eligibility conditions can register themselves for computer based entrance examination. JIPMER PG exam will be conducted for admission to a total of 100 sears in Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses in Puducherry campus. The admission to JIPMER MD/MS is held in the month of January and July. JIPMER PG 2020 January entrance test is going to be conducted on December 8, 2019. All the dates of JIPMER PG January session have been announced by JIPMER, Puducherry.

The last date to fill application forms is October 25, 2019. The successfully registered candidates can download their admit cards. JIPMER PG admit card 2020 for January session will be available for download from November 13 to December 8, 2019. The exam will be held at around 47 centres in 10 cities of the country. JIPMER PG exam 2020 will contain 250 objective type and multiple choice questions. Out of the 250 questions, 100 will be from Basic Clinical Sciences and 150 from Clinical Sciences in JIPMER postgraduate exam. Each correct answer is awarded with four marks and one mark is deducted for every wrong answer. As per JIPMER PG exam pattern mentioned in the information brochure, percentile method is used to determine score. 

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. JIPMER is an Institution of National Importance (INI) and is the sole authority to fill MD/MS seats in JIPMER, Puducherry . The admission is granted through counselling. The counselling for JIPMER PG 2020 will be held in three rounds followed by a final round. JIPMER PG admission process closes on February 29, 2020.

JIPMER PG January 2020 counselling round one will begin from December 27, 2019. While, the second round of counselling for JIPMER PG will be conducted on January 8, 2020. The third round of counselling is scheduled to be conducted on February 5.

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

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JIPMER PG Jan 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

18 Sep, 2019 - 25 Oct, 2019

Application | Mode: Online Ongoing

12 Nov, 2019 - 08 Dec, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

08 Dec, 2019

Exam | Mode: Online

09 Dec, 2019 - 11 Dec, 2019 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

12 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

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

JIPMER, Puducherry has released the application form of JIPMER PG 2020 for January session on September 18, 2019, in online mode. All the eligible candidates seeking admission are 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 Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 1200
General, OBC Online Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 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 will release the JIPMER PG 2020 mock test for the aspirants who submit the application form. The mock test of JIPMER PG 2020 will be released ahead of the commencement of the exam. The JIPMER PG mock test 2020 will provide 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 will be released online by JIPMER Puducherry on November 13, 2019. Candidates are 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 will be made available on the official website. The admit card of JIPMER PG 2020 will be made available in the PDF format which will include details of the candidates such as their names, application and roll numbers, date of birth and details of the exam center. All the candidates are 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. 

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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Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 18th Oct, 2019


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what rank i have to get in neet PG/aiims PG/jipmer PG as a UR category or at least in any government seat ?but please respond this only in rank wise or marks wise but dont include percentiles

Vemireddy Rushitha Student Expert 14th Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

As per the lastest orders given by the central government, there will be no AIIMS or JIPMER examinations conducted from 2020, only NEET is considered as the common medical examination conducted throughout the country for the allocation of Medical seats. To get a seat in government college through NEET the candidate has to score a minimum of 900+. For more details kindly go through this link, https://medicine.careers360.com/articles/neet-pg-exam-pattern

Good luck!


I apply for jipmer pg entrance exam... but mistakenly I upload the wrong photo... can I change my photo in application... or shall I apply again.... if I applied again will fees refund....

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

please be careful when you are filling a form.  check the notification if there is any correction window available or not. if thats not possible you need to again apply with a new mail id and phone number. and you will not get any fees refund for that as the mistakes is done by you and jipmer exam authority is not responsible for this.



Vemireddy Rushitha Student Expert 14th Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

First of all for your kind information from 2020 there will not be AIIMS or JIPMER examinations conducted as per the orders from central government. NEET will only be the common entrance examination for allocation of medical seats throughout the country.

Good luck!


caste certificate file size for uploading in jipmer pg.details plz tell.

Papiya Mazumder 27th Sep, 2019


As per your requirement, i would say that as mentioned above your query, for size of certificate upload in jipmer pg, while filling up the form and uploading the image, itself it will be given there the size reauired for uploading the image. According to that, fill it up.

Good luck

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