JIPMER (MD/MS) 2020 (Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research(MD/MS)) 2020
Exam Date: 18/12/2019 Exam State: All India Last Date: 25/10/2019

Exam Details

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry (JIPMER) is established in 1956 under Government of India.

The Institute conducts admission test for MD/MS programs for the academic year 2020-2021

MD/MS (3 year)


  • Anaesthesiology
  • Anatomy
  • Biochemistry
  • Community Medicine
  • Dermatology, Venereology &Leprology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Forensic Medicine
  • General Medicine
  • Immuno Hematology & Blood Transfusion
  • Microbiology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Radio-diagnosis
  • Radiation Oncology


  • General Surgery
  • Obstetrics &Gynaecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Oto-Rhino Laryngology

Method of Entrance Exam:

The examination shall be conducted in English medium only.

The Entrance Examination is common to all and consists of 250 single best response type MCQs having four alternatives and the questions will be asked from the following subjects and the distribution of no. of question is as detailed below: 


No. of Questions

Basic Clinical Sciences and Biostatistics

(Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Pharmacology, Microbiology and Forensic Medicine & Toxicology & Biostatistics)


Clinical Sciences

(Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Community Medicine, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Anesthesiology,

Dermatology, Psychiatry, Radio diagnosis, Radio therapy, Emergency Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Pulmonary Medicineand

Blood Transfusion Medicine).




Awarding of Marks

  • The response of the candidate for a question(s), on click of “submit button” before closing of Examination shall be considered as the response chosen by the candidate.
  • Questions that are ANSWERED will be considered as ANSWERED
  • MARKED FOR REVIEW and ANSWERED will be considered as ANSWERED
  • Each answer with CORRECT RESPONSE shall be awarded FOUR MARKS.
  • ONE (1) Mark will be deducted for each INCORRECT RESPONSE.
  • ZERO mark will be given for the question NOT ANSWERED. 
  • The score such obtained will be the Raw Score 
  • This Raw Score will be used to determine Percentile score [for the purpose of Eligibility using Cut-Offsanddetermining Merit / Ranking].

Candidates should carry ONLY Hall Ticket along with Valid Identity proof (in original) and photocopy (Xerox) of the same ID proof inside the hall.Candidate will NOT be allowed to take the examination without valid Hall Ticket & Valid ID Proof.

1. AAdhar / E-AAdhar

2. Passport

3. Voter ID

4. Driving License

5. Bank passbook with photograph

6. Any other valid Government identity proof with photograph

The Cities for Entrance Exam is as follows

Ahmedabad, Banglore, Bhuvaneswar, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Paducherry, Trivandrum, VijaywadaThe Applicant can opt only for three exam cities.

Applicant can opt only for THREE EXAM CITIES. 


Nationality: Applicant must be an Indian National

Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) registered u/s 7A of citizenship Act 1955 are also eligible to appear in the test and all terms and conditions applicable for Indian Nationals will be applicable to them

Educational: The candidates must possess MBBS or an equivalent degree recognized by the Medical Council of India

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.

Admission process

Application fees


Application Fees

General (UR) / OCI / EWSs / Sponsored

Rs.1,600 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Rs.1,600 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Rs.1,200 + Transaction Charges as applicable

Foreign Nationals

Rs.3,000 + Transaction Charges as applicable


Exempted from application fees

 Application fee will be paid online through

  • Net Banking
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card

Candidate who want to take admission has to pass entrance exam.

Candidate may apply online only. No other mode of application will be accepted.

Candidate has to visit official website of the Institute to apply online.

The Online (CBT) Entrance Examination will be conducted in one shift.

Important Dates

MD/MS Dates 2019

Entrance Exam for the session 2020

18 December 2019

Online registration starts

18 September 2019

Online registration ends

25 October 2019

First counseling

12 December 2019

Second counseling

08 Janauary2020

Third counseling

05 February 2020

Final counseling

26 February 2020

Last date of admission

29 February 2020

Dhanvantri Nagar,
Puducherry-605 006