JIPMER PG 2021 Exam - Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result


The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry, offers admissions to its 100 seats in Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Master of Surgery (MS) courses every year. An entrance exam is conducted twice a year for admission to the January and July sessions. As of now the online application process for the January session exam has started. The institute has released the complete schedule for the exam which is provided in the article ahead. Let’s check out the complete article for exam schedule, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, the application process, and more.

JIPMER PG 2021 Latest Update - The online results of JIPMER PG 2021 entrance exam for January session is available now. Candidates appeared for the JIPMER DM/ M.Ch entrance exam on 06th December 2020, can check their final results by logging into the authorized portal – jipmer.edu.in. JIPMER D.M. /M.Ch. January 2021 entrance examination was held on 06th December 2020, while the results was out on 11th December 2020.

JIPMER PG 2021 Exam - Quick Overview

Exam Name

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research Postgraduate Exam (JIPMER PG)

Exam Conducting Body

Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry

Official website


Exam Level

National level

Exam occurrence

Twice a year

Exam Mode

Online (Computer Based Test)

Question Type

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Exam Duration

3 hours

The medium of Question Paper


Negative Marking



JIPMER PG Exam 2021 Important Dates

Important Dates for JIPMER PG 2021 January Session

Exam Events

Important Dates

Application submission begins

29th September 2020

Application submission ends

12th October 2020

Admit card availability

26th November to 06th December 2020

JIPMER PG 2021 exam

06th December 2020

Result announced

11th December 2020

Counselling process (Tentative)

Counselling (First Round)

First week of January 2021

Counselling (Second Round)

Second week of January 2021

Counselling (Third Round)

Third week of January 2021

Counselling (Final Round)

Fourth week of January 2021

JIPMER PG Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

The JIPMER PG exam will be conducted through online mode as a Computer Based Test (CBT). It will be a single session exam of 3 hours duration. The exam is common for all courses and comprises of 250 MCQs. The questions are distributed as under:


Number of Questions

Basic Clinical Sciences


Clinical Sciences




JIPMER PG Syllabus 2021 -

Basic Clinical Science

Physiology, Anatomy, Pathology, Biochemistry, Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, Microbiology, Pharmacology.

Clinical Science

Surgery, Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Community Medicine, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Anesthesiology, ENT, Psychiatry, Dermatology, Radio Therapy, Radio-Diagnosis, Nuclear Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Blood Transfusion Medicine.

JIPMER PG Exam 2021 Eligibility

Candidates must read the eligibility criteria for JIPMER PG exam carefully before applying for the exam. Here are the details about eligibility criteria:


  • Indian Nationals and Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) are eligible for the exam. Foreign Nationals candidates are required to send their application through the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
  • All Foreign Nationals are required to take permission from the Medical Council of India before applying for the PG exam.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must have MBBS or equivalent degree from any institute recognised by the Medical Council of India. The minimum qualifying marks in the degree must be 55% aggregate marks for General and OBC categories and 50% aggregate marks for SC/ST categories. For the OPH category candidates, marks as per the category they belong to will be applicable.

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JIPMER PG Exam 2021 Application Process

The application process for the JIPMER PG exam was conducted in between 29th September 2020 to 12th October 2020. The application process is online and candidates must submit the application form only through the official website. Applications will not be accepted through any other mode.

Steps to Fill the JIPMER PG 2021 Application Form

Follow the steps to fill the application form:

  • Go to the official website - www.jipmer.edu.in.
  • Click on the link “Apply online MD/MS admission - January 2021 session” on home-page.
  • Read the instructions and click on the ‘Close’ button.
  • Enter the applicant name, date of birth, mobile number, email ID, and captcha code.
  • Click the ‘Register’ button.
  • The registration ID and password will be sent to the registered email ID.
  • Log-in using the details and complete the application form.
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.
  • Make fee payment and take print of the confirmation form.

Application Fee

The application fee must be paid using net banking/ credit card/ debit card. No other mode of payment will be accepted for fee payment. Category-wise distribution of application fee is as under:


Application Fee

General/ OCI/ Sponsored

₹ 1600 + transaction charges


₹ 1600 + transaction charges


₹ 1200 + transaction charges

Foreign National

₹ 3000 + transaction charges


Exempted from Application Fee


Other Details

JIPMER PG Exam Admit Card 2021

JIPMER PG 2021 admit card can be downloaded via official website only from 26th November to 06th December 2020. Candidates can download the admit card using their registration ID and password. The hall ticket will contain the name of the candidate, date of birth, photo, signature, roll number, etc. The official notification states; “The venue, time and shift of the examination will be communicated to the candidates in the Admit Card.” It further states, “No candidate will be permitted to appear in the examination unless he/she holds a valid "Hall Ticket" and a proof of their identification.”

Keep the admit card safe till the admission process gets over.

JIPMER PG Result 2021

JIPMER PG 2021 exam result for January session was announced on 11th December 2020. The list of candidates who qualify for the counselling process is also available at the official website. The marks/ scores of the individual candidate will also be uploaded at the official website. The following merit lists are prepared on the basis of the JIPMER PG scores:

  • Overall merit list
  • OBC merit list
  • SC/ ST merit list
  • Institute merit list
  • PwD/ OPH merit list
  • Sponsered candidate merit list
  • Foreign National merit list

Candidates must check their result using their registration number and password.

How to Check JIPMER DM/ M.Ch Results 2021?

  1. Firstly visit the official website of Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research @ jipmer.edu.in
  2. Next search for the official web portal link JIPMER PG Results 2021 – DM/ M.Ch.
  3. As soon as, you find out the link click on it.
  4. Candidates can find the Results home page on the screen.
  5. Now enter your hall ticket number and password.
  6. Check your details twice.
  7. Click on the submit button.
  8. Download the JIPMER PG Entrance Exam Results 2021 for future use.

JIPMER PG Exam Counselling

The list of candidates who qualify for the counselling process is released along with the result. Candidates are required to appear for the counselling process in order to get admission. The counselling process is likely to start from January 2021. The registration for the counselling process will be done online. The counselling process is conducted in four rounds. Candidates are required to opt for their preferred discipline. Candidates are required to report at the college at the given date and time along with the required documents.


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