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PGI Chandigarh MD/MS Entrance Exam 2018 (January) - Eligibility, Application, dates

PGIMER 2018 MD, MS  2018 Notification - PGI Chandigarh  PG Medical Admission 2018

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh has invited applications for admission to Doctor of Medicine (MD) and Master of Surgery (MS) Courses for the academic session starting from 01st January 2018 through PGI Chandigarh MD, MS Entrance Exam


Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research is conducting PGIMER 2018 for January session admissions


About of PGIMER

PGIMER Chandigarh conducts PGIMER Entrance Exam for the purpose of admitting students to various Postgraduate Courses offered at the institute. The PGIMER Entrance Examination is held twice a year for admission to 20 Postgraduate Courses. For admissions to academic session 2018-19, the institute is conducting PGIMER 2018 in two session i.e. PGIMER January 2018 session and PGMIER July 2018 Session


Now PGIMER has announced PGIMER January 2018 Entrance Exam details which you can see here


Duration of Course                

The MD/MS Course has duration of three academic years

At present, this translates to basic pay of Rs.56100/- in the pay matrix (Level-10) as per 7th CPC plus other allowances as applicable


Courses Offered

First Year Junior Resident (for MD/MS Courses) January 2018 - Anesthesia; Biochemistry; Community Medicine; Dermatology; ENT; Forensic Medicine; Internal Medicine; Medical Microbiology; Nuclear Medicine; Obstt & Gynae; Ophthalmology; Ortho Surgery; Pathology; Pediatrics; Pharmacology; Psychiatry; Radiodiagnosis; Radiotherapy; General Surgery and Transfusion Medicine

No. of Seats: (Gen-45, RA-07, PWD-10, SC-26, ST-13, OBC-28, Spon.-49, FN-17, BN-01)


Eligibility Requirements

Candidates must have passed MBBS, or its equivalent qualification, from a University/Institute recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI)

Candidates must have either completed, or due to complete, one year rotatory internship training on or before 31st December/30th June for January and July session respectively (as per Annexure-1)

Candidates must be registered with Central/State Medical Registration Council


Selection Procedure

Candidates will considered for selection to MD/MS courses based on a theory paper consisting of 250 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) with five alternatives each and single/multiple correct responses Negative marks will be given for incorrect responses marked

The duration of this competitive entrance examination, to the conducted at various centres at Chandigarh is three hours

The approximate number of questions for each subject is as follows: Applied Anatomy-06, Applied Biochemistry-12, Immunogenetics and Molecular Biology-10, Applied Physiology-06, Pathology-15, Pharmacology-12, Microbiology-12, Forensic Medicine-06, Social and Preventive Medicine-07, Internal Medicine-36, Paediatrics-12, Dermatology-06, Psychiatry-06, Radiodiagnosis-06, Obstetrics and Gynaecology-20, Dermatology-06, Radiotherapy-06, General Surgery-36, Otorhinolaryngology-10, Ophthalmology-10 and Orthopaedics-10

The questions paper has 250 questions, each with five response options. Hence there are a total 250 response options. One or more these five options can be correct for each question

The admission to the above courses of the institute is made on merit on all India basis, by holding an entrance exam by the institute, after issuing a countrywide admission notice


Fees and Dues

The following dues are payable to the Institute, by the candidates admitted to the MD/MS courses:

a) Registration Fee: Rs. 500/-

b) Tuition Fee: Rs. 250/- per annum

c) Laboratory Fee: Rs. 900/- per annum

d) Amalgamated Fund: Rs. 720/- per annum

e) Security: Rs. 1000/- (refundable only after completion of course)

f) Hostel Security: Rs. 5000/- (refundable) to be deposited with the Administrative Officer (Hostel) if hostel accommodation is allotted


Application Form

PGIMER has released the schedule for PGIMER January 2018 entrance exam on its official website www.pgimer.edu.in; the dates of the theory examinations, declaration of result and counseling for PGIMER 2018 admission are available on the official website of PGIMER


Admission also PGI Chandigarh has released the PGIMER January Admission Prospectus for its courses. The admission prospectus for courses covered under PGIMER January 2018 session is at the official website www.pgimer.edu.in


Fee Details

SC/ST Candidates: Rs.800/-

For all other Categories: Rs.1000/-

PWD Candidates: Exempted for payment of Application/ Exam Fee

All candidates are directed to deposit the above fees in any State Bank of India branch by filling the challan form in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Exam) in the Power Jyoti Account No. 32211613319

Dates for submission of online applications and Generation of Challan forms/payment from i-collect is from 02nd October 2017 to 30th October 2017; however State Bank of India will accept the fees of those applicants whose challan form is generated on or before 30th October 2017, upto 03rd November 2017 till upto 15.59 hours


Important Dates - PGIMER MD MS Admission 2018


Commencement of Submission of Online Applications: 01st October 2017


Last Date for Submission of Online Applications: 30th October 2017


Last Date for Application Fee Payment  : 03rd November 2017


Date of MD/MS Entrance Exam:


Theory Exam: 26th November 2017 (10.00 am at various centres in Chandigarh)


Declaration of Result: 27th November 2017 (09.00 am at Bhargava Auditorium)


1st Counselling: 15th December 2017 (11.00 am a Bhargava Auditorium)


02nd Counselling: 09th Jan 2018 (11.00 am a Bhargava Auditorium)


03rd Counselling: 19th Jan 2018 (11.00 am a Bhargava Auditorium)


04th Counselling: 27th Jan 2018 (11.00 am a Bhargava Auditorium)


Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh

Postal address: Registrar, PGIMER, Sector-12, Chandigarh-160012, Fax: 0172-2744401, 2744376, Email: [email protected], Web www.pgimer.edu.in


For any query,  candidates are requested to check the official website  .

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