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JIPMER M.Sc. MPH PBD PGD PGF PhD Program Admission 2020

JIPMER announces Entrance Exam for M.Sc. AHS, M.Sc. Nursing, MPH PBD PGD and PhD Admission 2020 (August Session)

JIPMER M.Sc. MPH PBD PGD PGF & PhD Admission 2020 - Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) has released notification for the eligible candidates for admission to the M.Sc. Nursing, Post Basic Diploma in Nursing, M.Sc. Applied Medical Sciences, Post Graduate Diploma /Fellowship, Mater of Public Health and PhD Courses through an Entrance Examination for the August 2020 Session.

Candidates can check all the details related to JIPMER M.Sc. MPH PBD PGD & PhD admission 2020 such as eligibility, application process and other details through the page below.


Courses Offered


M.Sc. Allied Health Sciences Courses


M.Sc. Nursing


Master of Public Health (MPH)


Post Basic Diploma in Nursing (PBD)


Post Graduate Diploma /Fellowship (PGD/PGF)


Ph.D Programme

JIPMER M.Sc. MPH PBD PGD PGF & PhD Admission 2020 Important Dates

 Availability of Online Registration from

11th August 2020

Last date of On-line Registration

01st September 2020

Download of Hall Ticket from JIPMER website

12th to 22nd  September 2020

Date of Entrance Examination

22nd  September 2020

Expected date of publication of Merit  List On (or) Before

29th September 2020

Eligibility Criteria for JIPMER M.Sc. MPH PBD PGD PGF & PhD Admission 2020


Educational Qualifications

For M.Sc. Allied Health Science Courses

Applicants should have qualified in a 3 year B.Sc. Degree Examination of a recognized University with Biochemistry/ Chemistry/ Microbiology / Biotechnology as main subject with Biology / Botany / Zoology as ancillary subject OR candidates with B.Sc. Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology from a recognized University.

For M.Sc. Nursing Course

Passed the qualification of B.Sc. Nursing Degree of this Institute or any other University accepted as equivalent thereof.

Should have registered with the State Registration Council of Nursing and Midwifery.

B.Sc. Nursing graduates should have at least one year of experience in a hospital or in a College or in a School of Nursing or in a Community Health Program after registration with the State Nursing Council. The experience should be complete on or before 01st September 2020

Minimum of one year of work experience prior or after Post-basic B.Sc. Nursing 01st September 2020

For MPH (Course

Any applicant with qualification of M.B.B.S Degree / B.D.S (Dental) / B.E., /B.Tech. (Any Branch), (B.Sc. (Nursing) / B.V.Sc. (Veterinary Science) / AYUSH / Allied Health or Social Sciences of any recognized University / Statutory Body, in first attempt with at least
50% marks in aggregate.

Two years of completed work experience in the public health system is desirable (on or before 31st July 2020).

For PBD Course

Must be a registered nurse (R.N. & R.M.) or equivalent. Possess Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery with one-year experience as Staff Nurse or B.Sc. Nursing or equivalent. On or before 31st July 2020)

The prescribed experience will be calculated only after obtaining the license from a State Nursing Council.

The Upper age limit is 40 years as on the closing date of Online Registration (01.09.2020) and the age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/EWS/Service candidates are as per Government rules.

For PGD/PGF Course

Any applicant with qualification of MBBS, BDS, B.Sc. Nursing, M.Sc./ M. Phil Medical Psychology from a recognized University.

For Ph.D Course

Medical qualification - MD/MS/DM/MCh from an MCI-recognized medical college or Diplomate of National Board of Examination in the particular subject as per the requirement of the project. The degree(s) should have been registered with the MCI.

Nursing Qualification - M.Sc. degree in a nursing specialty (for College of Nursing).

Non-Medical Qualification -Master’s Degree (2/3 year course) from a UGC-recognised Indian University or equivalent in the subject as per requirement of the project.

JIPMER M.Sc. MPH PBD PGD PGF & PhD Admission 202 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website &
  • Candidates seeking nursing admission to JIPMER 2020 Entrance Exam are required to apply online through JIPMER Website
  • Visit JIPMER Main Home page at and navigate to the link  “Apply online for JIPMER B.Sc./M.Sc./ M.P.H./ P.G.D./P.G.F./Ph.D./ P.B.D. Courses  Admission - 2020”
  • The procedure for filling online application is given in the Prospectus regarding filling up online forms, and relevant information are available in the University website

Application Fee

For UR/P-UR/EWS/P-EWS & OBC / P-OBC Category

Rs.1,500 + Transaction Charges as applicable

For SC/ST / P-SC/P-ST Category

Rs.1,200 + Transaction Charges as applicable

Mode of Payment

Online through Debit Card/Credit Card/Cash Card/Net Banking

Selection Process

Selection / Admission of M.Sc./MPH/PGD/PGF/PBD students at JIPMER Puducherry will be based on the online Entrance examination conducted by JIPMER, Puducherry only

Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam

Online Mode (Computer Based Test (CBT))

Test Language


Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type

Test Duration

1 hours, 30 minutes

Total Marks

100 Question

Marking scheme

There is no negative marking.


  • The questions for JIPMER M.Sc. Course Entrance Examination 2020 will be based on the Subject mentioned at the level of B.Sc. Standards.
  • Subjects shall be based on Postgraduate level basic Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Language & Logical & Quantitative Reasoning.

Admit card/Hall Tickets

  • Admit card/Hall Tickets can be downloaded from the website
  • Hall Tickets for the Entrance Examination shall be available for download to the candidates whose applications are complete in all respects, from 12th September 2020 (Saturday) 10.00 AM onwards.
  • Hall Tickets will only be released for the candidates who have submitted the application form on or before the last date. Admit card contains the important details regarding the exams like examination time, venue and instruction which candidates must follow during the examination time.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website


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