JIPMER PG 2017
JIPMER PG 2017: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry conducts JIPMER PG 2017 entrance exam for admissions to Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) programmes in various courses offered under Clinical and Basic Clinical subjects. The post graduate entrance exam is conducted twice a year for providing admissions to approximately 102 seats each in its January and July session. This year, JIPMER PG 2017 has been conducted on December 11, 2016 for admissions in JIPMER PG January session. This must be noted that out of total 102 seats in MD and MS programmes, 92 seats are reserved for Indian candidates, while remaining 10 seats are reserved for sponsored and foreign nationals. Candidates who wish to appear in JIPMER PG 2017 entrance exam can check below for the eligibility criteria, procedure to fill application form, exam pattern and important dates etc.
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Exam Name: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)
Commonly Known as: JIPMER PG
Exam Category: Post Graduate
Exam Level: National
Conducting Body: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)
JIPMER PG Important Dates 2017: The examination schedule of JIPMER PG 2017 for the January session had been declared by the exam conducting authority, JIPMER, Puducherry. Candidates are advised to check the important dates of JIPMER PG 2017 from the table mentioned below and mark their calendars accordingly.
Important dates for JIPMER PG 2017 January Session
JIPMER PG 2017 January Session
Online application form begins on
September 19, 2016
JIPMER PG 2017 application forms closing date
October 26, 2016
Date of downloading JIPMER PG 2017 Admit Cards
November 16, 2016
JIPMER PG 2017 January Session Exam
December 11, 2016
Date of publication of Merit List
on or before December 18, 2016
December 21, 2016
January 19, 2017
Third and open Counselling
January 30, 2017
Commencement of JIPMER PG 2017 January session
January 2, 2017
JIPMER PG Eligibility Criteria 2017: Candidates who have completed their MBBS along with the compulsory rotating internship and have obtained a registration number from Medical Council of India or any State Medical Council are only eligible to apply for JIPMER PG 2017 January Session. Candidates can check below for the other important JIPMER PG 2017 Eligibility Criteria:
Indian Nationals, Overseas citizens of India and Foreign Nationals can apply for these programmes
The candidates must possess MBBS or an equivalent degree recognized by the Medical Council of India
A candidate must have completed the required period of 12 months of rotating internship on or before December 31, 2016
JIPMER PG Application Form 2017: Online registrations of JIPMER PG 2017 for January session had begun from September 19, 2016. Candidates had to fill the application forms in online mode only and fee had to be submitted through Credit Card/Debit Card or Net Banking. No other mode of paying the application fees was accepted. Candidates were advised to read the eligibility criteria and important dates before filling up the application form. The last date to fill JIPMER PG 2017 application forms was October 26, 2016.
The cost of JIPMER PG 2017 January session application form was Rs. 1200 for General/OBC/Sponsored/Foreign and Rs. 800 for SC/ST category candidates. Along with the cost of application fee candidate had to pay the cost of transctaion charges of online fee payment.
JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2017: JIPMER PG 2017 January session will be a Computer based test. The exam will be based on the syllabus as prescribed by the exam conducting authority, JIPMER, Puducherry. The online question booklet will have questions based on Pre-Clinical, Para-Clinical and Clinical Phase.
Exam pattern for JIPMER PG 2017 January session
Number of questions
250 Multiple Choice Questions
+4 for correct response and -1 for incorrect response
December 11, 2016
JIPMER PG Admit Card 2017: The admit cards of JIPMER PG 2017 for January session were released on November 16, 2016. JIPMER PG 2017 admit card were released in the online mode only and candidates will have to download it by entering their application number and password, provide to them at the time of online registrations. The admit card consisted of candidate’s detail such as name, application number, date of birth, exam centre address etc.
JIPMER PG Result 2017: The result of JIPMER PG 2017 for January session has been declared on December 16, 2016. Candidates who have appeared in the entrance exam can check their results in online mode by entering their application number and password. As per the prospectus, JIPMER PG 2017 result has only been released for those candidates only who have secured a minimum of qualifying marks or percentile in the entrance exam. The qualifying marks or percentile for general category candidate is 50. However, candidates belonging to Schedule Castes, Schedules Tribes andOther Backward Classes including OPH, the minimum qualifying percentile are 40. In respect of Unreserved Orthopedic Physically Challenged (OPH) candidates, 45 shall be the minimum percentile
JIPMER PG Merit List 2017: The result of JIPMER PG 2017 has been released in the form of merit list consisting of candidate’s name, All India Rank, marks obtained etc. the merit list will be based on the percentile method. The percentile is determined on the basis of average marks obtained by first top ten candidates in JIPMER PG 2017. The validity of merit list will only be till the current academic session and cannot be forwarded to the next session.
JIPMER PG Counselling 2017: JIPMER PG 2017 Counselling will be conducted in three rounds including the open selection round. Qualified candidates will be called in batches as per their reservation roster point. Counselling will be done in offline mode at University Campus at Puducherry. The first round of counselling will be held on December 21, 2016, followed by second and third round on Janaury 19 and 30, 2017, respectively.
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