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JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2018 Notification and Dates




JIPMER MBBS 2018 - Entrance Exam dates announced

JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2018 is conducted by Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) for admission to MBBS Course for the academic session 2018


JIPMER MBBS 2018 Entrance Exam will be held on 03rd June 2018. JIPMER MBBS 2018 is the medical entrance exam for admission to Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research


Details of JIPMER Online Application Form, JIPMER Admit Cards, JIPMER Results are all published online and interested candidates can know all about it here.


There are a total of 200 MBBS seats (150 in JIPMER Puducherry, and 50 in JIPMER Karaikal). Admission to all the available seats is only on basis of JIPMER 2018 MBBS Entrance Exam


Duration of the Course

Duration of the MBBS course is 4 years and 6 months as per the Academic Calendar of JIPMER followed by ONE year of Compulsory Rotatory Internship for award of Degree


No. of Seats

There are total of 200 seats

Puducherry Residents [UR-50, OBC-28, SC 16, ST-11, PUR-40, NRI/OCI 05]

Under Self Fiancé Scheme [UR-15, OBC-10, SC-06, ST-04, PUR-14, NRI/OCI 01]


Eligibility Criteria

The applicant should be an Indian National/Overseas Citizen of India

Candidates should be 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 01st year MBBS, i.e. they should have been born on or before 01st Jan. 2002 (Request for relaxation from the prescribed age limit will not be considered for any category of applicants)

No upper age limit

The applicants should have passed the qualifying examinations in the manner mentioned below:

a) The Higher/Senior Secondary Exam or the Indian School Certificate Exam which is equivalent to 10+2 Higher/Sr. Secondary Exam after a period of 12 years study, the last two years of such study comprising Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology (which shall include practical tests in these subjects) or any other elective with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the NCERT after introduction of the 10+2+3 educational structure as recommended by the National Committee on Education (Annexure-I lists the exams recognized by JIPMER)

b) Candidates who have passed the qualifying exam other than those mentioned in the list appended in Annexure-I, will have to submit an Eligibility Certificate before admission is finalized. Obtaining such an Eligibility Certificate from Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi is essential for OCI/NRI for admission to JIPMER M.B.B.S. Course

c) Applicant must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology at the qualifying exam

d) For candidates belonging to the SC/ST or Other Backward Classes/ OPH the minimum marks obtained in the Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology taken together in the qualifying exam is 40%

e) For OPH candidates in general category the minimum marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biotechnology taken together in the qualifying examination is 45%


Entrance Exam

Entrance Exam will be conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online] only. The examination shall be held on Sunday, 03rd June 2018

The duration of the examination shall be 2½ hours (Two hours and Thirty minutes)

The Online (CBT) Entrance Examination will be conducted in two shifts:

(a) Morning Shift/First shift: 10.00 AM to 12.30 PM

(b) Afternoon Shift /Second shift: 03.00 PM to 05.30 PM

Therefore all candidates will be required to appear at CBT Online Entrance Examination, which will be conducted on Sunday, 03rd June 2018 in either one of the shifts (10.00 AM to 12.30 PM (OR) 03.00 PM to 05.30 PM) as allotted by the competent authority

The venue, time and shift of the exam will be communicated to the candidates in the Admit Card


Method of Exam

The exam shall be conducted in English medium only

The Entrance Examination is common to all and consists of 200 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:

Physics - 60 no. of questions

Chemistry - 60 no. of questions

Biology - 60 no. of questions

English Language and Comprehension - 10 no. of questions

Logical & Quantitative Reasoning - 10 no. of questions

The questions for JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2018 will be based on the syllabus as prescribed by State Board Hr. Sec. and CBSE for XI & XII Standards

Candidates are advised to go through the Mock Test for computer based Test (online exam)


Exam Centres

JIPMER MBBS Exam Centres 2018 - Last year the exam was held in 75 cities in India. List of cities for MBBS entrance exam 2018 will be available as soon as JIPMER 2018 MBBS information brochure releases. You can refer to list of cities of last year given below to get an idea.

Name of cities where exam was last year: Agarthala, Aizwal, Ambala, Amritsar, Asansol, Belgaum, Bengaluru, Bhatinda, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bishnupur, Chennai, Cochin, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi / NCR, Dibrugarh, Durgapur, Faridabad, Gandhi Nagar, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Guntur, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hissar, Hooghly, Howrah, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indore, Jabalpur, Jalandhar, Jamshedpur, Kalyani, Kannur, Karimnagar, Kolkata, Kottayam, Kurnool, Kurukshetra, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mathura, Meerut, Mohali, Mumbai, Mysore, Nagercoil, Nagpur, Namakkal, Patiala, Puducherry, Rajahmundry, Ranchi, Salem, Sangrur, Shimoga, Siliguri, Sonipat, Tezpur, Thiruvannamalai, Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Trichy, Trissur, Trivandrum, Vijayawada, Visakhapatinam, Vizianagaram, Warrangal, Yamunanagar


IPMER 2018 Syllabus

Questions in JIPMER 2018 MBBS Entrance Exam will be from syllabus of class XI and XII prescribed by State Board Higher Secondary and CBSE.

Physics - Taught in State board HS and CBSE at class 11 and class 12 level.

Chemistry - Taught in State board HS and CBSE at class 11 and class 12 level.

Biology - Taught in State board HS and CBSE at class 11 and class 12 level.

To get a better idea of exam pattern and syllabus, check mock test of JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam 2018


Hall Tickets

Hall Tickets for the Entrance Examination shall be available for download to candidates whose applications are complete in all respects, from 03rd week of May 2018

The Hall Ticket will contain (1) Name and date of birth as typed by the candidate in the application (2) Photo and signature image as uploaded by the candidate (3) Exam City allotted and Roll Number

No change in the category/age/name/DOB (Date of Birth) will be entertained after submission of application. The candidates in such case have to apply afresh before the closing date

Candidates will NOT be allowed to appear for the Entrance Exam unless he/she produce the hall ticket from the JIPMER website at the exam centres along with ID proof in original & a photocopy of the same


How to Apply

Candidates seeking admission to entrance examination are required to apply on-line mode only. (Any other mode of application will not be accepted)

Log on to link in the Home Page www.jipmer.edu.in and navigate to the link "Apply on-line MBBS admission-2018"

Read the prospectus and instruction carefully; the flow chart for filling application on-line given as Appendix (ANNEXURE - V) in the Prospectus. The candidate should acquaint himself/herself with all requirements with regard to filling up the application on-line


Application Fees

Application fees for each category as mentioned below to be paid by the candidate using any one of the following mode of payment. No. other mode of payment will be accepted.

a) Net Banking

b) Credit Card

c) Debit Card

For General (UR) & P-UR: Rs.1200/- plus Transaction Charges as applicable

For OBC & P-OBC: Rs.1200/- plus Transaction Charges as applicable

For SC/ST & P-SC: Rs.1000/- plus Transaction Charges as applicable NRI/OCI Rs.2500/- + Transaction Charges as applicable OPH & P-OPH Exempted from Application Fees

IPMER 2018 Online Application - Online application form for MBBS entrance exam will be available at jipmer.edu.in and jipmer.puducherry.gov.in from March to May 2018.

JIPMER 2018 Official Website – There are 2 official websites of the institutes. They are jipmer.edu.in and jipmer.puducherry.gov.in


Important Dates for JIPMER MBBS 2018

Online Application Process: 07th March 2018

Last Date to Submit Online Registration: 13th April 2018

JIPMER MBBS Entrance Exam Date: 03rd June 2018 (Sunday)

Publication of JIMPER MBBS Entrance Exam Merit List: 03rd week of Jun 2018

Result Declaration Date: To be announced

First Counselling Begins: 27th to 29th June 2018

Second Counselling: 25th July 2018

Third Counselling: 20th August 2018

Final counselling: 28th September 2018

Course Start: 01st July 2018


JIPMER, Puducherry

Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) An Autonomous organisation and an Institution of National Importance under, (Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India), Dhanvantri Nagar, Puducherry-605006, Website www.jipmer.edu.in


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