Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research Pondicherry (JIPMER PONDICHERRY) - Admission


Puducherry, Puducherry


Puducherry, Puducherry

JIPMER Puducherry Admissions 2020: Courses, Eligibility, Application Process

Updated On - August 28 2020 by Aditya Anand

JIPMER Puducherry Admission 2020 in MBBS programme is based on candidate rank in NEET exam. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry established in 1964 and offers a variety of courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level. University offers MBBS, MD/MS and B.Sc/M.Sc programs along with several diplomae and certificate courses. JIPMER offers admission in DM/M.Ch/Fellowship at the super-speciality level and PhD at the research level. Admission in the courses is purely based on candidate performance in JIPMER Entrance Exam conducted every year. Admission to all the PG courses is based on JIPMER PG entrance exam. Candidates can check all the details related to JIPMER Puducherry Admission 2020 from this article.
Latest Update
  • NEET 2020 exam will be conducted on 13 September 2020.

JIPMER Puducherry Admission 2020 Highlights 

Candidates can check all the basic details related to admission at JIPMER Puducherry from the following table:

JIPMER Basic Details
Name of the InstituteJawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical and Research
Type of InstituteGovernment Institute
CoursesMBBS, B.Sc. (Nursing), B.Sc. (Allied Medical Sciences), MD/MS, MDS, M.Sc. (Nursing), M.Sc. (Allied Medical Sciences), PhD.
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Selection ProcessAdmission is purely based on the candidate’s performance in the entrance examination.
Official Websitehttps://jipmer.edu.in/

JIPMER Undergraduate Admission 2020

JIPMER offers admission in MBBS and BSc programme at UG level. Admission in MBBS programme is done based on NEET UG exam. Admission in BSc programme is based on JIPMER BSc entrance exam. Candidates who secured more marks than required cutoff can apply for MCC counselling where shortlisted candidates have to select JIPMER Pondicherry as their choice of the institute. 

JIPMER UG Course Details
MBBS-5½ YearsOnly Indian Citizen can apply for admission. Candidates, age must be more than 17 years. The applicant must have passed in PCB and English with at least 50% marks (45% and 40% in case of SC/ST and PwD candidates respectively)
B.Sc.Nursing4 Years
Allied Health Sciences3 Years

JIPMER Selection Criteria

Candidates with marks more than or equal to the defined cutoff will have their names in the merit list.  Medical Counselling Committee will release the Merit List based on ranks secured by applicants in the admission Test. MCC will declare the Merit list in online mode. Candidates who got selected for the JIPMER UG program have to report at the JIPMER and complete the further admission procedures.

If two or more candidates secured equal marks, then following tie-breaker will be used by the university for shortlisting candidates:

  1. Higher Percentile in Biology
  2. Higher Percentile in Chemistry 
  3. Higher Percentile in Physics 
  4. Higher Percentile in the English Language 
  5. Higher Percentile in Logical & Quantitative Reasoning
  6. Seniority by age

The candidates will be called for counselling based on his/her ranks in the merit list. Applicants who will accept the seat, have to pay the admission fees and then participate in the documents verification process conducted by university authorities. 


The institute offers the following specializations under the discipline of B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences- 

  1. Anaesthesia Technology 
  2. Optometry
  3. Cardiac Laboratory Technology 
  4. Perfusion Technology
  5. Dialysis Technology 
  6. Radiotherapy Technology
  7. Blood Banking Technology 
  8. Medical Laboratory Technology
  9. Radio-diagnosis Technology 
  10. Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
  11. Neuro Technology
  12. Nuclear Medicine Technology

JIPMER Postgraduate Admission 2020

JIPMER, Puducherry offers admission in Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree in 19 specializations and Master of Surgery (MS) degree in 5 specializations. Along with MD and MS courses, the university offers admission in many other courses at PG level. It offers PG programs in MSc (Nursing), MPH and MSc (Allied Health Science). Admission in these courses is done based on candidate merit in JIPMER PG entrance exam. Candidates can check all the details related to admission in PG courses from the following table:

JIPMER PG Course Details
M.D.Anaesthesiology3 YearsApplicant must be an Indian National (IN) or Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) or Foreign Nationals (FN). Only the candidates with MBBS or an equivalent Degree recognized by the Medical Council of India can apply. Candidates must have scored at least 55% marks in aggregate. (SC/ST candidates must have 50% marks)
Community Medicine
Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology
Emergency Medicine
Forensic Medicine
General Medicine
Immuno Hematology & Blood Transfusion
Nuclear Medicine 
Pulmonary Medicine
Radiation Oncology
M.S.General Surgery
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Orthopaedic Surgery
Oto-Rhino Laryngology
MDSOrthodontics & Dentofacial OrthopedicsThe candidates must possess BDS or an equivalent Degree recognized by the Dental Council of India. 
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
M.Sc. (Allied Health Sciences)Medical BiochemistryApplicant must possess a valid B.Sc. Degree from a recognized University.
Medical Physiology
MLT- Microbiology2 Years
Biostatistics (Medical Biometrics)
M.Sc. (Nursing)Pediatric NursingOne must hold a B.Sc. Nursing Degree with one year of experience in a hospital or a Community Health Program. Candidates must be medically fit.
Community Health Nursing
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Psychiatric Nursing
Obstetrics &Gynecological Nursing
MPH-Any applicant with an MBBS/BDS or B.Sc. degree with at least 50% marks.
PBDCritical care Nursing 1 YearMust be a registered nurse (R.N. & R.M.) or equivalent. Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery with one year of experience as Staff or B.Sc. Nursing Degree
Cardio-Thoracic Nursing 
Operation Room Nursing
Oncology Nursing
Neonatal Nursing

JIPMER PhD Admission 2020

The institute offers PhD degree to the research scholars in eight medical specialisations. Admission in PhD Programs is based on the entrance exam conducted by the institute itself. Candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria to take admission in these courses.

JIPMER PhD Course Details
PhD CoursesEligibility
AnatomyCandidates should secure a minimum of 60% marks (SC/ST/OBC/OPH candidates must have 55%) in the qualifying examinations.
Interested PhD aspirants must possess any one of the following qualifications:
MBBS or MD in the respective subject as per the requirement of the project or Diplomate of National Board of Examination.
Candidates with M.Sc. degree in Nursing Specialty i.e M.Sc. Medical-Surgical Nursing can also for admission.
Candidates holding B.Tech. Degree in the subject as per the requirement of the project will be eligible for the Non-Medical Qualification Category. NET qualified (Lectureship only) under DBT /DST/ ICMR / UGC are not eligible for admission.
Clinical Pharmacology
Medical Oncology
Preventive & Social Medicine
Medical Education

JIPMER Selection Criteria

The Selection for PhD course is purely based on the Written Examination followed by an interaction with the PhD Admission Committee.

JIPMER PhD Exam Pattern

  • Number of Questions: 100:
    • Part A (40 MCQs) 
    • Part B (60 MCQs)
  • Part A: Aptitude related objective questions from English (Written and verbal skills), Biostatistics, and Research Methodology.
  • Part B: Subject related theory-based MCQs of MBBS/MD/MS/MDS/M.Sc. Entrance level.
  • Total Marks: 100
Interaction with the PhD Admission Committee

Shortlisted candidates have to interact with PhD admission committee in order to assess his/her aptitude, attitude, area of interest and feasibility to carry out the work at the specific department in JIPMER.

How To Apply For JIPMER Admissions?

Candidate need to fill the application form of respective entrance exam, in order to take admission in any course. The application forms for JIPMER entrance exam can be filled in online mode through the official registration portal. 

  1. Visit the official website of respective entrance exams.
  2. Candidate will receive login Credentials (User ID and Password) and Login Link on the registered Email and Mobile Number. 
  3. Login using the User ID and Password.
  4. Fill all the asked details and upload the necessary documents.
  5. Pay the requisite fee.
  6. Submit the form.
  7. At last, candidates are advised to print the duly filled form for future use.

The Candidates must submit the following certificates in original along with one set of selfattested copies.

  1. Original Hall Ticket with seal of the Invigilator
  2. Rank letter
  3. Certificate showing the date of birth (Birth Certificate/SSLC mark List) 
  4. MBBS Mark Statement for MD/MS course/BDS Mark Statement for MDS course
  5. Internship Completion Certificate. 
  6. Conduct Certificate obtained from the Institute last attended. 
  7. Transfer Certificate obtained from the Institute last studied 
  8. Migration Certificate obtained from the University last attended.
  9. MBBS/B.Sc. Degree for MD/MS/M.Sc. courses 
  10. Permanent/Provisional Medical Registration/Dental Registration Certificate.

Reservation Of Seats

  • 5% of seats are reserved for PwD candidates.
  • 15% of seats are reserved for SC candidates.
  • 7% of seats are reserved for ST candidates.
  • 5% seats are reserved for OCI/NRI candidates.





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