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PGIMER Chandigarh PG Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM) Admission 2020, Dates, Application Form

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PGI Chandigarh PGD in Public Health Management Admission 2020 - Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh invites applications from eligible candidates for admission to Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health Management (PGDPHM) Course offered by the Institute for academic session commencing in July 2020. Apply online till May 16, 2020.

The Admission to PGI Chandigarh PGD in Public Health Management Admission 2020 will be based on the Entrance Exam to be conducted  by the institute on June 14, 2020 in online mode (CBT). Read further for more details


PGDPHM Course Details


Admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Management Course conducted at the Institute is made once in a year i.e. July session only.


The sessions commence from first July each year.


PGI Chandigarh PGD in Public Health Management Admission 2020 Important Dates

Start of PGDPHM Course online Application on PGI Website

06th April 2020

PGIMER PGDPHM Course (July, 2020) application form closes

06th May 2020

Computer Based Entrance Test for PGDPHM Course

07th June 2020 (Sunday)

Expected date of declaration of result

15th June 2020

Counselling for PGDPHM Course at PGI, Chandigarh

20th June 2020


No. of Seats

Sponsored /Deputed

10 (Ten)


These seats are only for sponsored candidates from all states & union territory of India


Eligibility Criteria for PGI Chandigarh PGD in Public Health Management Admission 2020

To be eligible for admission, a candidate must possess / fulfil the following qualifications/ requirements.


Applicants should possess only an MBBS degree with three years experience as General Duty Medical Officer (GDMOs) in the state Govt. Health Services from all over India preferably in the delivery of Public Health Service on or before 30th June 2020.


Must be registered with Central /State Medical Registration Council. (if applicable)

Other Eligibility Conditions [Sponsored / Deputed Candidates]


Candidates concerned shall be employees of the deputing/ sponsoring authority and should have been working for three years (on or before 30th June for July session).


After getting training at PGIMER, Chandigarh, the candidate will be suitably employed by the deputing/sponsoring authority to work for at least five years in the specialty in which training is received by the candidate at the PGIMER.


That no financial implications, in the form of emoluments/ stipend etc. will devolve upon PGIMER, Chandigarh during the entire period of his/her course and such payment shall be the responsibility of the sponsoring authority.


PGI Chandigarh PGD in Public Health Management Admission 2020 Application Process


Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website www.pgimer.edu.in.


Candidates should fill in the Online Application form correctly. Incorrect filled forms may lead to rejection.


A candidate seeking admission to the Entrance Examination is required to submit his/her application in the prescribed format available online with the Prospectus on www.pgimer.edu.in.


The cost of Application Form includes the fee for entrance examination which is non-refundable and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.


The candidate is required to go through the Prospectus carefully and acquaint himself/herself with all requirements with regard to filling the online application form.


Application Fee

For all category

Rs. 1500/- + Transaction Charges as applicable

Mode of Payment

Through Debit / Credit Card / Net Banking


Entrance Test Pattern

Mode of Exam

Online Mode (Computer Based Test)

Duration of Exam

1 ½ hours (One & half hours/ 90 minutes)

Date of Exam

07th June 2020 (Sunday), 09 AM to 10.30 AM

Number of Shifts

01 (One)

Exam Centres

Chandigarh, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata

Language of Paper


Type of Question

Objective Type

Number of Questions

100 MCQ

Marking Scheme

Each question correctly answered in Part I & Part II will be awarded one mark, with 0.25 negative marking for wrong answers.


Admit Card

Roll Numbers/Admit Cards/Hall ticket for appearing in the entrance examination will be available for download to eligible candidates approximately 10 days in advance and can be downloaded from the website by logging into their accounts on the website with their respective login id and password.

Roll Numbers / Admit Cards will NOT be sent by post.


Declaration of Result

Final results for Fellowship/ Post doctoral Fellowship courses will only be displayed on the PGI website at www.pgimer.edu.in.


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


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