What is PGIMER Entrance Exam?

PGIMER is a national level post graduate medical entrance exam conducted by Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, for admissions to as many as 196 seats offered in 20 post graduate courses in Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) programmes. Admissions at the institute are made twice a year, with..Read More

PGIMER Entrance Exam Application Details

  • Candidate should fill his/her online application form available at the university website.
  • He/she should fill all the columns of the form such as name, date of birth, educational qualification, mobile number, in-service category etc.
  • After filling application form the candidate should deposit the application fee through Challan form (triplicate) in any branch of State Bank of India.
  • The Challan form is required to be filled up in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Examination) in the Power Jyoti Account No. 32211613319.
  • Candidates must note that no other form of payment of application fees like Demand Draft, Bank Cheque, Money Order, Postal order, etc. will be accepted.
  • The candidates should ensure that they take a printout of the application form after completing all the details.

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PGIMER Entrance Exam Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have passed MBBS from a University/Institute recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
  • Applicants must be registered with Central/State Medical Registration Council.
  • Applicants must have either completed, or must be due to complete, one year rotatory internship training on or before December 31 or June 30 for January and July sessions respectively.

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PGIMER Entrance Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

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Debit Card
NEFT
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Demand Draft
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PGIMER Entrance Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline
Number of Sections: Three
PGIMER Entrance Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
Pre- Clinical
43434
Para- Clinical
44545
Clinical
11171171
Disclaimer: Based on our Prepmeter tool.

PGIMER Entrance Exam Counselling Details

  • Allocation of various disciplines of MD/MS courses will be done on the basis of a personal counselling, strictly in order of merit lists.
  • The number of candidates to be called for counselling will be three times the total number of seats to be filled for each category of candidates.
  • PGIMER Counselling will be conducted in four rounds including the open selection.
  • Candidates in order of merit will exercise their choice of subject according to availability of seats.
  • 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.
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PGIMER Entrance Exam

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Nida Asif 22 days ago

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Nida AsifLast Seen: 2 weeks 5 days agoJoined on: 06-May-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Where is the centre for this exam?

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Hello,PGIMER 2018 admit card has been released in online mode. You can download your admit card by logging in into your account with login IDs and password created at the time of application submissio...Read More
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Jagriti Arora 1 month ago

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When will Bsc.radiology forms in pgi chandigarh come?

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Tanzim HazarikaLast Seen: 12 hours 1 min agoJoined on: 25-Jan-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above
HI Jagriti,PGIMER Chandigarh has not released the application forms for the course of Bachelor in Physical Therapies as yet. The course will commence from the month of September and the notification f...Read More
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Kalpana Patnaik 7 months ago

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Kalpana PatnaikLast Seen: 6 months 3 weeks agoJoined on: 03-Nov-2017Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Are there image based questions in pgi chandigarh exam?

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There are only text based questions till now

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Seethal K 7 months ago

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Seethal KLast Seen: 7 months 3 days agoJoined on: 24-Oct-2017Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: Graduate & Above

January session entrance examination of PGI MDS

Which session of entrance examination is for MDS in PGIMER?

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Priyanka Kashyap 7 months ago

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 1 day 18 hours agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
Applications are invited through countrywide advertisement in leading newspapers usually during September/October and March/April for the January and July session respectively. The entrance examinatio...Read More
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Seethal K 7 months ago

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Sir,I have a doubt regarding PGI MDS entrance.Which session is for MDS?Its shown that January session is only for housejob.

Sir,I have a doubt regarding PGI MDS entrance.Which session is for MDS?Its shown that January session is only for housejob

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Priyanka Kashyap 7 months ago

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 1 day 18 hours agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
Applications are invited through countrywide advertisement in leading newspapers usually during September/October and March/April for the January and July session respectively. The entrance examinatio...Read More