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JIPMER has been declared as an Institution of National Importance by a Parliamentary Act, i.e. JIPMER, Puducherry, Act, 2008. It imparts Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG) and Super-specialty Medical Training through a working hospital with bed strength of 2559 and a Nursing College.  M.B.B.S., B.Sc., M.Sc., M.D., M.S., Degree Courses are offered in 37 various disciplines.

Exam Date : First week of June

Declaration of Result : Second week of June

Important Dates of JIPMER-2017

  1. Online Registration – Opening Date: 27th March, 2017 (Monday)
  2. Online Registration – Closing Date: 03rd May, 2017 (Wednesday)
  3. Date of Online Distributed System Entrance Exam: 04th June, 2017 (Sunday)
  4. Expected Date of Publication of Merit List: 14th June, 2017
  5. First Counseling/Allotment of Seat: 27/06/2017 (Tuesday)
  6. Second Counseling/Wait list allotment: 19/07/2017 (Wednesday)
  7. Third Counseling: 23/08/2017 (Wednesday)
  8. Close of Admission: 30/09/2017 (Saturday)
  9. Commencement of July and January Session 1st July and 1st January

Eligibility Criteria

Nationality: The applicant should be an Indian National.

Age: Candidates have completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December, the year of his/her admission to the 1st year M.B.B.S.

Qualification: The candidate should have passed Higher Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination, which is equivalent to (10+2) after a period of 12 years of studies. The last two years of such study comprising of Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Bio-technology.

Subjects (Aggregates): The applicant must have passed in the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Biotechnology and English individually obtaining a minimum of 50% mark.

For OPH candidates in general category, the minimum marks taken together in the qualifying examination and competitive entrance examination will be 45%.

For SC/ ST/ OBC/ OPH candidates, the minimum marks in the qualifying examination will be 40%.

Exam Structure

               Subjects / Types No. of Questions Marking Scheme Negative Marks Duration
Physics 60 1 x 60 = 60 2 ½ hrs. (10:00-12:30)
Chemistry 60 1 x 60 = 60
Biology 60 1 x 60 = 60 No
English & Comprehension 10 1 x 10 =10
Logic & Quantitative Reasoning 10 1 x 10 =10
MCQs Total –200 MM –  200

Note: The candidate will indicate his/her response to the question by darkening the appropriate circle completely with BALL-POINT PEN will be provided in the hall by the Invigilator. The questions for JIPMER Entrance Examination will be based on the syllabus for XI & XII Standard as prescribed by the State Board Hr. Sec. and CBSE.