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Everything you need to know about JIPMER MD/MS Jan 2020

Sep 18, 2019


Here is important news for Medical PG aspirants who wish to join Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research. JIPMER has released its application forms for the aspirants seeking admission to MD/MS course. The entrance exam will be conducted in online mode on 8th Dec 2019 for Jan 2020 session. We are here with all the important details pertaining to JIPMER MD/MS Entrance for Jan 2020 session so that you don’t miss upon anything.

Important Dates

Events Date Day Time
Online registration starts 18 Sept 2019 Wednesday 11 AM
Online registration closes 25 Oct 2019 Friday 5 PM
Entrance Examination 8 Dec 2019 Sunday 10 AM to 1 PM
Admit card availability 13 Nov 2019(Wednesday) 11 AM to 8 Dec 2019 (Sunday) 8 AM
Expected date of publication of Merit List On or before 18 Dec 2019 Wednesday

Counselling for choosing the discipline

OPH/Foreign Nationals/ Sponsored 26 Dec 2019 Thursday 8 AM
First Counseling 27 Dec 2019 Friday 8 AM
Second Counseling 8 Jan 2020 Wednesday 8 AM
Third Counseling 5 Feb 2020 Wednesday 8 AM
Final Counseling 26 Feb 2020 Wednesday 8 AM
Admission formalities 30 Dec 2019 Monday -
Issue of Admission Letter & Letter of Hostel accommodation 30 Dec 2019 Tuesday 10 AM
Commencement of course 1 Jan 2020 Wednesday 9 AM
Close of admission for MD/MS- January 2019 Session 29 Feb 2020 Saturday -

Exam Pattern

Mode of exam Online
Exam level National
Type of questions Objective
Exam duration 3 hours (180 minutes)
Total questions 250 MCQs
Maximum marks 1000

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be an Indian National or Overseas Citizen of India.
  • Must possess MBBS degree or its equivalent recognized by MCI.
  • Applicant must have completed 1 year of compulsory rotating Internship- practical training on or before 31st Dec 2019.
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks
a) Unreserved including OBC Category- 55% marks in aggregate b) SC/ST Category – 50% marks in aggregate
  • Candidates who have already done/ completed MD/MS in any subject in any Institution are not eligible for admission to MD/MS course at JIPMER.

Application Fees

Category Application Fees
General (UR)/ OCI/ Sponsored Rs. 1600 + Transaction Charges as applicable
OBC Rs. 1600 + Transaction Charges as applicable
SC/ST Rs. 1200 + Transaction Charges as applicable
Foreign National Rs. 3000 + Transaction Charges as applicable
PwD Exempted from Application Fees

Distribution of Questions

Subject No. of Questions
Basic Clinical Sciences and Biostatistics (Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology,, Pharmacology, Microbiology, and Forensic Medicine & Toxicology) 100
Clinical Sciences (Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Community Medicine, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radio-diagnosis, Radiotherapy, Emergency Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, and Blood Transfusion Medicine) 150
Total 250

Marking Scheme

Correct answer (+)4
Incorrect Answer (-)1
Marked for Review 0
Unanswered 0
 *Please Note:-
  • Marked for Review and Answered will be considered as ANSWERED
  • Marked for Review and Unanswered will be considered as NOT ANSWERED

Merit List

Merit list would be based on percentile scores. It would be drawn category-wise on min. percentile as given below:
Category Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved (UR)/ EWSs/ Inst/ OCI/ FN/ Sponsored 50
Unreserved (UR)- PwD 45
SC/ ST/ OBC/- PWD 40

Exam Centres

The following 10 cities are tentatively proposed in India as the examination centres:
Ahmedabad Mumbai
Bangalore New Delhi
Bhuvaneshwar Puducherry
Chennai Trivandrum
Kolkata Vijayawada

Important Links

Official Prospectus Online Application Form Stay tuned for more updates.. Keep Following PrepLadder..
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