JIPMER PG 2020: Application, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

JIPMER PG 2020JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form has been started from 18th September 2019. The entrance exam will be organized by Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER). This is a national level entrance exam held in two sessions- in the month of January & July. JIPMER is one of the leading medical institutions of India established in the year 1823 under the Government of India. Candidates will be offered admission into PG level courses in the field of medical. Admission in PG courses will be offered in MD (Doctor of Medicine) & MS (Master of Surgery), DM, M.Ch in a wide range of fields. Candidates must go through this article for details regarding JIPMER PG 2020 exam dates, application form, eligibility, pattern, etc.

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JIPMER PG 2020 Notifications – Application Form Started

newiconJIPMER PG 2020 Application Form has been started from 18th September 2019 through online mode. Check here for application details.

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JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can check below JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Dates for various events:

For January Session:

Dates 2020 (Announced)
For MD/MSFor DM/ M.Ch/ Fellowship
Application form filling starts18th September 201918th September 2019
Submission of application form25th October 201925th October 2019
Admit card availability13th November 201913th November 2019
Last date to download admit card8th December 20198th December 2019
Exam date8th December 20198th December 2019
Merit List publicationOn or before 18th December 2019On or before 18th December 2019
Payment of Admission Fee and Certificate verification24th December 2019
First counselling27th December 2019
Medical Examination30th December 2019
Issue of Admission Letter31st December 2019
Commencement of Course1st January 20201st January 2020
Second counselling8th January 2020

Third counselling5th February 2020
Final counselling26th February 2020
Date of closing of admission29th February 202029th February 2020

For July Session:

EventsDates 2020 (Tentative)
Registration starts4th week of January 2020
Registration closes1st week of April 2020
Admit card availabilityIn the month of April 2020
Exam date3rd week of May 2020
Result declarationIn the month of June 2020
First counselling2nd week of June 2020
Second counselling1st week of July 2020
Third counselling4th week of July 2020
Final counselling4th week of August 2020
Closing of admission4th week of August 2020

JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form

The details regarding JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form is discussed below:

  • The Application Form of JIPMER PG 2020 is available in online mode.
  • Candidates must read complete instructions given in prospectus carefully before filling the application form.
  • Application process for January session has been started on 18th September 2019 and will end till 25th October 2019.
  • For July session, the application process will begin in the 4th week of January 2020 and end till 1st week of April 2020.
  • The Application process will consist of various steps – Online registration, filling the application form, uploading of images, making choice of test center and city, making application fee payment and printing of application.
  • No request for change in the details entered in the form will be entertained after submission of form.

Application Fee:

Mode of Payment: Candidates will have to submit JIPMER PG 2020 Application Form Fee through online mode. Fee can be paid through credit card, debit card or net-banking.

The fee payment for different categories is discussed below:

CategoryFee (INR)
General (UR)/ OCI/OBC/ Sponsored1600/-
SC/ ST candidates1200/-
NRI candidates3000/-
OPH candidatesExempted

JIPMER PG 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check below JIPMER PG 2020 Eligibility Criteria before filling the application form:

  • Nationality: Indian National, Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), and NRI candidates are eligible to apply for JIPMER PG 2020.
  • Qualification: Candidates must possess MBBS or any equivalent degree recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI).
  • Percentage: Applying candidate must have obtained minimum of 55% marks & for reserved categories (ST/SC) – 50% marks should be secured in the qualifying exam.
  • Internship: Candidates must have completed 1 year internship/ practical training/ compulsory rotating on or before 31st December 2019. Candidates completing internship after this date are not eligible to apply for January session.

Note: Candidates who have completed their MD/MS degree in any subject from any institution will be not eligible for admission into JIPMER.

JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates must check below details regarding JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Pattern before starting their preparation:

  • Exam Mode: JIPMER PG 2020 exam will get conducted in online mode (Computer-based) mode.
  • Exam Duration: Time given to complete the exam will be of 3 hours for MD/MS. For DM/ M.Ch, the paper will be of 1 hour & 30 minutes.
  • Medium: The exam will be held in English language.
  • Questions Type: The question paper will consist of objective type of questions.
  • of Questions: Total of 250 questions will be asked in the test for MD/ MS and for M.Ch/ DM – 100 questions.
  • Marking Scheme: Each correct answer will award 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Check in the table below distribution of questions for MD/MS:

TopicsNo. of Questions
Clinical Science150
Basic Clinical Science100
Total250 questions

JIPMER PG 2020 Syllabus

JIPMER PG 2020 Syllabus can be checked by the candidates by online mode. The questions will be asked from the topics of Basic Clinical Sciences and Clinical Sciences.

For Basic Clinical Science, some of the topics will be – Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Pathology, Micro Biology, Forensic Medicine, Toxicology and Pharmacology.

For Clinical Sciences some of the topics will be – Medicine, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Surgery, Community Medicine, ENT, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology, Psychiatry, Radio Diagnosis, Radio therapy, Nuclear Medicine, Dermatology, Pulmonary Medicine, Blood Transfusion Medicine, and Emergency Medicine.

JIPMER PG 2020 Preparation Tips

We have below provided some preparation tips for the candidates who will be appearing for JIPMER PG 2020 entrance test:

  • Candidates must make suitable time table and prepare accordingly.
  • Prepare short notes and revise these notes regularly.
  • Go through all the details of exam pattern, syllabus and marking scheme.
  • Prepare from previous year question papers and sample papers.
  • Revision is very important so keep revising the studied topics regularly.
  • Keep yourself physically fit during the exam preparation.

FAQ’S (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: JIPMER PG 2020 examination will be conducted in two sessions in the month of January & July 2020.
Answer: The registration for JIPMER PG 2020 January session has been started from 18th September 2019.
Answer: No change or editing in the details of application form will be entertained for JIPMER PG 2020.
Answer: No, the application form of JIPMER PG 2020 can be filled through online mode only.
Answer: OPH category candidates are exempted to pay JIPMER PG 2020 application fee.
Answer: The question paper will be available only in English language medium.
Answer: The exam will be conducted only in single shift.
Answer: Yes, you are eligible to apply for JIPMER PG 2020.

JIPMER PG 2020 Exam Centers

JIPMER PG 2020 Exam will be conducted in 10 cities in India – Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New-Delhi, Puducherry, Trivandrum, and Vijayawada.

Applicants will have to opt. for three exam cities during making choice of exam center. Normally candidates will get exam center according to their first preference depending upon local conditions. Therefore, JIPMER will reserve all the rights to allot any other exam centers.

JIPMER PG 2020 Admit Card

Only those candidates will be able to get JIPMER PG Admit Card, whose complete application process will get completed in all respect. The admit card will contain all the details like name & date of birth of candidate, photo & signature image, examination city, time, roll no, etc. To download admit card, students have to enter their login credentials.

Candidates must bring their admit card compulsorily on the exam day.  Without admit card, no candidate will be permitted to attend examination. Candidates have to also bring their ID proof (Voter ID card, Driving License, Bank Passbook, and Photograph) along with admit card to get entry into the exam hall.

JIPMER PG 2020 Result

JIPMER PG Result will be declared in the month of December 2020 (January session). On the basis of performance shown in the entrance test, merit list will be prepared and published by online mode. To get result, students have to enter their login credentials – roll number & password.

Separate merit list will be prepared for each category. Any re-checking or re-evaluation request will not be entertained.

The minimum percentile to be secured by the candidates of various categories will be as:

  • UR, OCI, NRI, sponsored candidates – 50%
  • General- OPH candidates – 45%
  • SC, ST, and OBC-OPH candidates – 45%

JIPMER PG 2020 Counselling

Candidates have to report for JIPMER PG 2020 Counselling within the allotted time, date and venue. The counselling process for January session will start from 12th December 2019 and for July session from second week of June 2020.

During counselling process, candidate’s biometric finger print and image verification will be done.

Candidates who will be selected will have to go through the medical examination & verification process. At the time of verification, candidates will have to bring their certificates mentioned below:

  • JIPMER PG 2020 Admit card with seal of the invigilator
  • JIPMER PG 2020 Rank letter
  • Birth certificate
  • MBBS marksheet
  • Internship certificate
  • Last attended institute conduct certificate
  • Last attended institute transfer certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Medical registration certificate
  • Any one from Aadhar card, Voter ID, Passport, residence certificate
  • Caste certificate (if required)
  • Certificate recognized by MCI
  • Registration proof as OCI
  • Medical certificate (in case of orthopedic physically challenged candidates)
  • 4 coloured passport size photograph, etc.

If you have any query related to JIPMER PG 2020, you can ask us by leaving your comment below.

Displaying 27 Comments
  1. Hemavathi says:

    Repected Sir…I have done registration…got my user id and password through sms…but i have not received any mail to fill application form….
    I have registered twice..stil i dint get any mail…pls help me

  2. dhanya says:

    still i did’nt get my login details through mail, when wl i get it?

  3. nikitha says:

    Is jipmer conducting MDS january session 2020 entrance exam? any details about it please

  4. Naveen says:

    The photo i have uploaded has date not according to prospectus. what can i do now?is there any correction time.when it will come?

  5. siva says:

    i have uploaded my photo without a placard with my name and date..will be application be rejected??do i have to re-apply? will there be correction facilities? kindly help me!

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Yes, the photograph may get rejected if the photograph is not uploaded with a placard while the placard is held by the candidate indicating name of candidate and date of taking photograph. If photograph is not uploaded as per the specifications then you have to apply with a fresh application and fee payment.

  6. Ritu says:

    Those who have already completed MD , is he or she eligible for this exam???

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      Candidates who have completed their MD/MS degree in any subject from any institution will be not eligible for admission into JIPMER.

  7. Saurav dey says:

    Dear sarvgyan, I got my login details ,I entered them but only the application detail is coming up, the option for “go to application form” is not there,what to do

  8. RANJIV says:

    I have uploaded my photo and signature in the column provided in the online registration.But instead of my photo,my signature was uploaded in the photo column. And the payment and application form was submitted sucessful.Help me please.

  9. Hemanth M Gowda says:

    The photo that I have uploaded is not according to the prospectus….

    What should I do now???

    Can i upload a new one now???

  10. Jayashree says:

    The photo that I have uploaded is not of the format shown in prospectus.i.e., there is no name and date on the photo. Kindly help about what to do next

  11. Nandita says:

    Shud v upload caste certificate or obc certificate?

  12. Sarah says:

    Is it compulsory to upload a photo with name and date in the application form?

  13. Dr A says:

    What is the class or grade in the form fill up

  14. Indhuja says:

    What to fill in the name of the sponsoring authority??kindly hepl

  15. shahityaa says:

    I have submitted the application form but in my photo I dint notice that I should hold a label so I submitted a photo without label…what should I do now

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      The photo must be uploaded with a placard while the placard should be held by you indicating the name and date of taking photograph. The application not uploaded in this format will get rejected. After which students will be required to fill new application with fee payment.

  16. Sanker V says:

    Dear Sarvgyan
    I have completed my step 1 registration of MD Jan 2020 JIPMER on 18.9.19 .I am unable proceed further.Please do the needful.

    Thanking you
    Sanker V

  17. Aishwarya says:

    Is registration required?If required what’s the last date to register??

  18. Chander mohan says:

    Registration is required or not for January session

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