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PGIMER Chandigarh MD (Hospital Administration) Entrance Exam for January 2020 Admission

PGIMER Chandigarh MD (Hospital Administration) Entrance Exam 2020 – The PGIMER Chandigarh invites online applications for the following MD (Hospital Administration) Course for the academic session January 2020.

Candidates applying for various MD (Hospital Administration) Course should possess a postgraduate qualification indicated against each course given below.


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PGIMER Chandigarh MD (Hospital Administration) Entrance Exam 2020 Important Dates

  1. Start of PGIMER MD (Hospital Administration) online Application on PGI Website: 13th November 2019
  2. PGIMER MD (Hospital Administration) (Jan, 2020) application form closes: 30th November 2019
  3. Computer Based Entrance Test for MD (Hospital Administration) courses: 18th November 2019
  4. Expected date of declaration of result: 23rd December 2019
  5. Counselling for MD (Hospital Administration) courses at PGI, Chandigarh 28th December 12.2019 at 11.00 A.M.


Aims and Objectives of the Institute

  1. The following are the objectives of the Institute:
  2. To develop patterns of teaching in undergraduate and postgraduate education for all its branches, so as to demonstrate a high standard of medical education
  3. To bring together, as far as possible in one place, educational facilities of the highest order for the training of personnel in all important branches of health activity.
  4. To attain self-sufficiency in postgraduate medical education to meet the country’s need for specialists and medical teachers


Admission to the Postgraduate Courses

  1. Admission to various postgraduate courses conducted at the Institute is made twice a year. The sessions commence from first January and first July each year.
  2. The Institute follows a Residency Service-cum-Training Scheme. Candidates admitted to MD (Hospital Administration) course is called Junior Residents.
  3. The admission to the above course of the Institute is made on merit on all India basis, by holding an entrance test by the Institute, after issuing a countrywide admission notice.


Duration of Course and Emoluments

  1. The MD/MS course has a duration of three academic years. During this period, the Junior Residents except Sponsored candidates are entitled to emoluments as prescribed by the Government of India
  2. 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.


No. of Seats

  1. The tentative number of seats available in MD (Hospital Administration) course for the January, 2020 session is given below:
  2. Gen – 02 and Sponsored – 04


Eligibility Criteria for PGIMER Chandigarh MD (Hospital Administration) Entrance Exam 2020

  1. To be eligible for admission, a candidate must possess / fulfil the following qualifications/ requirements:
  2. The candidate must possess MBBS or an equivalent degree from a University/ Institute recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) with a minimum experience of three years in a hospital in the relevant field or five years in general practice. A certificate issued by the District Magistrate in support of the general practice claimed should be enclosed with the application.
  3. Must be registered with Central /State Medical Registration Council


Other Eligibility Conditions & Requirements for Admission

  1. Sponsored / Deputed Candidates
  2. A candidate applying for admission to MD (Hospital Administration) as a sponsored / deputed candidate is required to take the print out of the online application form and furnish the following certificates (as per the format given in Annexure II & III) with his/her application through his/her employer/Sponsoring Authority for admission to the course.
  3. That the candidate concerned shall be an employee of the deputing/ sponsoring authority and should have been working for three years (on or before 30th June/31st December for July & January session respectively).
  4. That 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.
  5. 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.
  6. Deputation / Sponsorship of any candidate by private hospitals, institutes or nursing homes are not accepted. The sponsoring authority should not nominate more than o n e candidate for a specialty.


Reservation of Seats

SC/ST & Other Backward Classes (OBC)

  1. This PGIMER provides Reservation for Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC) – Non Creamy Layer (NCL), wherever applicable and admissible as per instructions from Government of India.
  2. All candidates, irrespective of category may be considered against UR vacancies, subject to fulfilment of parameters for UR candidates. However, against the vacancies earmarked for specific categories (SC/ST/OBC), only candidates belonging to that community will be considered.
  3. For availing reservation, SC/ST/OBC candidates should furnish Caste Certificate from the competent authorities as per the format given at Annexure-IV (for SC/ST candidates) and at Annexure-V (for OBC-NCL candidates) at the time of counseling


Selection Procedure

  1. The Entrance Examination shall be conducted through a Computer Based Test (CBT). The Entrance Test shall be held on Wednesday, the 18th December 2019 and duration shall be 1½ hours (one and a half hours/90 minutes) for MD (Hospital Administration) Course.
  2. The Online (CBT) Entrance Test will be conducted in one shift: Timing 9.00 A.M. to 10.30 A.M. The entrance examination to be conducted at Chandigarh only.
  3. Selection of candidates for the MD (Hospital Administration) course is a two-step process, with a theory examination.
  4. The theory exam will consist of a paper with two parts (Part 1 – General, and Part 2 – Specialty), each with 40 marks. Part 1 will consist of 40 multiple choice questions of MBBS level, each with four options and a single most appropriate response.
  5. Part 2 of the paper will consist of 40 multiple choice questions related to Hospital Administration, each with five options and single/multiple correct response(s). Total duration of the theory examination is 90 minutes.


Fees and Dues

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

  1. Registration Fee: Rs. 500/-
  2. Tuition Fee: Rs. 250/-per annum
  3. Laboratory Fee: Rs. 900/-per annum
  4. Amalgamated Fund: Rs. 720/-per annum
  5. Security: Rs. 1000/- (refundable only after completion of course)
  6. Hostel Security: Rs. 5000/-(refundable) to be deposited with the Hostel Warden if hostel accommodation is allotted.


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PGIMER Chandigarh MD (Hospital Administration) Entrance Exam 2020 Application Process

  1. 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.
  2. Candidate should fill his/her application form available on the PGI website https://pgimer.edu.in
  3. The application, complete in all respects accompanied with all the relevant documents should reach the office of the Registrar, PGIMER, Sector-12, Chandigarh on or before the closing date.


Online Registration:

  1. All applicants are advised to read the Prospectus and Instructions carefully before starting online registration
  2. After selecting the online registration, fill the mandatory details asked for and deposit the prescribed fee through debit/credit card/Net Banking. After submitting fees filled required information step by step. Follow the Instructions carefully.
  3. It will be the responsibility of the candidate to ensure that correct details are filled in the Registration Slip. The Institute will not be responsible for any incorrect information/cancellation of candidature/loss or lack of communication etc. due to wrong filled online Application form.
  4. No candidate should register more than one application.
  5. All applicants are required to ensure that Photo/Signature is uploaded according to the instructions provided in the Prospectus. Failure to do so may result in rejection of applications.
  6. Duplicate applications from any applicant will result in cancellation of all such applications. No intimation regarding such summary rejections will be provided.


Application Fee

  1. SC/ST Category: 1200/- + Transaction Charges as applicable
  2. General /OBC /Sponsored Category: 1500/- + Transaction Charges as applicable
  3. Persons with Bench-mark Disabilities (PwBD) Candidates is exempted from payment of fee
  4. All candidates are directed to deposit the above fees through online payment gateway available at MD (Hospital Administration) application portal w.e.f. 13th November 2019 to 30th November 2019
  5. Mode of Payment: Through Debit / Credit Card / Net Banking

For more information please visit website www.pgimer.edu.in


PGIMER, Chandigarh

Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Sector-12, Chandigarh, Pin-160012, Phone: 022-61306243, Helpline No - 0172-2755569, Email: mdhapgijan2020@gmail.com, Website www.pgimer.edu.in


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