The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh has announced the exam dates of PGIMER 2020 for the July session and and also for January and July, 2021 sessions. According to the official notification released by PGIMER, Chandigarh the exam for the July session of PGIMER 2020 will be conducted on May 23, 2020. The exam dates for PGIMER 2021 January and July session are November 1, 2020 and May 23, 2020 respectively. Medical graduates are advised to mark these dates on their calendar and keep a track of the same.
For the first time, PGIMER exam was held in computer based mode, in 2020, for admission to 207 seats to be filled in 20 specialties of Masters of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses. The exam will be held across 13 test cities. The admit card of PGIMER 2020 July session will be available for download for candidates who successfully register themselves. The application fee for unreserved candidates is Rs 1500, whereas, the reserved category candidates will have to pay Rs 1200.
The process of admission is based on merit and according to the ranks obtained by the candidates in the entrance examination. Candidates who will qualify the entrance test will be invited to participate in the offline counselling of PGIMER 2020.
Admission to PGIMER is done through two sessions - January and July. A total of 207 seats will be filled across 20 departments in the disciplines of Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) through PGIMER 2020. As PGIMER is recognized as one of the distinguished medical institutions of India, the MD and MS programmes of PGIMER Chandigarh has a residency-cum-training programme which is covered in a span of three years.
Upcoming Dates and Events
23 May, 2020
Exam | Mode: Online
Past Dates and Events
24 Jan, 2020
Counselling - Round 4 - Start Date | Mode: Offline
18 Jan, 2020
Counselling - Round 3 - Start Date | Mode: Offline
10 Jan, 2020
Counselling - Round 2 - Start Date | Mode: Offline
20 Dec, 2019
Counselling - Round 1 - Start Date | Mode: Offline
09 Dec, 2019
Result | Mode: Online
30 Nov, 2019
25 Nov, 2019 - 30 Nov, 2019
Admit Card | Mode: Online
26 Oct, 2019 - 14 Nov, 2019
Application - Fee Payment | Mode: Online
Application | Mode: Online
25 Oct, 2019
Advertisement | Mode: Online
Candidates must check the PGIMER 2020 eligibility criteria and ensure that they meet the required terms before applying for the examination. The eligibility criteria of PGIMER 2020 is listed below.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
Aspirants seeking admission to PGIMER must fill in the PGIMER application form 2020 in order to be able to appear in the entrance examination. The PGIMER 2020 application form will be released in the online mode. Candidates must submit the same within the stipulated time. The steps to fill in the application form of PGIMER 2020 are mentioned below.
The PGIMER 2020 exam pattern is provided below. Candidates appearing for the entrance examination can go through the exam pattern of PGIMER 2020. Through an official notification, the authority has announced that the exam timing for PGIMER 2020 will be held from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
PGIMER, Chandigarh, will release the admit card of PGIMER 2020, in online mode. Candidates can download the same by entering the User/Login ID and Password created at the time of filling the application form. Candidates who fulfil the requisite eligibility criteria and fill the application form will be issued PGIMER 2020 admit card. The admit card of PGIMER includes the candidates' personal details, roll number, and details of the exam centre. Before downloading the admit card of PGIMER 2020, candidates must ensure that all details printed on it are correct. Eligible candidates must compulsorily carry the same to the examination hall along with a valid proof of identity.
PGIMER 2020 result will be declared by PGIMER, Chandigarh, in online mode in the fourth week of May, 2020. PGIMER result includes the names of the qualifying candidates, category, percentile scores, overall rank and category rank. After the declaration of result, the authority will also release the merit list, mentioning the details of aspirants called for offline counselling. Candidates who will secure the minimum qualifying cut off will be included in the rank list.
The minimum qualifying percentile that candidates need to secure in order to be rendered as qualified in the entrance examination is the PGIMER cutoff 2020. PGIMER, Chandigarh sets the PGIMER 2020 cutoff category-wise. Candidates meeting the required cutoff of PGIMER 2020 according to their category will be included in the merit list of qualified candidates. The PGIMER cutoff 2020 for various categories can be checked below.
Mode of Counselling:
PGIMER 2020 counselling will be conducted in four rounds - first, second, third and fourth. Candidates included in the PGIMER merit list will be called for various rounds of PGIMER counselling 2020. The candidates will be called for the first round of PGIMER 2020 counselling according to their merit rank. The second and third round of counselling for PGIMER 2020 will be, however, open to all candidates securing the required minimum qualifying percentile. PGIMER 2020 counselling will be conducted in the offline mode. All the candidates will have to report to the designated venue in order to participate in the counselling of PGIMER 2020. The admission thorough counselling for PGIMER 2020 will be subject to the availability of seats and the candidates fulfilling the required terms of eligibility.
Yes, any candidate who fulfills the eligibility conditions and whose applications will be accepted by the authority can appear for PGIMER exam.
Only aspirants who have qualified the entrance exam by securing minimum cutoff percentile can appear for PGIMER counselling.
Yes, candidates who missed the counselling of PGIMER 2020 first round, can appear for the seat allotment round two.
During the offline counselling process, candidates will be called as per their ranks in PGIMER 2020. They will also be asked to provide their preferences of courses in which they wish to get admissions. Based on these preferences, PGIEMR rank, seats availability, reservation criteria and other factors, the admission to PGIMER will be granted.
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.
For July session they still had not released any schedule. You need to wait for it.
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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.
The second exam for PGIMER will be in 4th week of November 2020, the registration will start from 4th week of October 2020.
Result will be announced in December.
These dates may vary, so you need to wait till may-june for the official declaration of exam and registration dates.
I hope it helps.
no, bds students are not eligible for pgimer exam,
the eligibility criteria is Candidates are required to have a degree in MBBS from an regonized institution which is affiliated by the Medical Council of India (MCI). also candidate need to have a registration certificate by smc and must complete the 1 year internship before the date assigned by pgimer.
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