Dept. of Dietetics, PGIMER Chandigarh notifies Internship Screening Test for July 2023 Session


PGI Chandigarh Internship Screening Test 2023  – Department of Dietetics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh invites online application for Internship Screening Test  for admission to Internship training course for July 2023 Session . 


PGI Chandigarh Internship Screening Test 2023


Important Dates

  • Start of PGIMER Internship Screening Test online Application on PGI Website: 25.04.2023
  • PGIMER Internship Screening Test (July, 2022) application form closes: 15.05.2023
  • Correction window: 18 & 19th May, 2023
  • Computer Based Entrance Test for Internship Screening Test course: 27.05.2023
  • Expected date of declaration of result: 07.06.2023
  • Expected date to start internship (Batch wise) at PGI, Chandigarh: 01.07.2023


No of Seats

  • The tentative number of seats available in Internship training course for the July, 2023 session is 80 comparsing of batches (The total number of candidate for a batch will not increase more than 20.


Eligibility Criteria

  • To be eligible for admission, a candidate must possess the following qualifications/ requirements:
  • Graduate Degree: Minimum three years in Nutrition and Dietetics / BSc Home Science OR
  • Graduate Degree: (Minimum 03 years) with any of the 03 Nutrition related subjects as mentioned below from a UGC recognized university
  1. Human Nutrition
  2. Nutrition Biochemistry
  3. Dietetics/ Clinical Nutrition 
  4. Food Science
  5. Medical Nutrition Therapy.
  6. Food & Nutrition.
  7. Basic Nutrition.
  8. Community Nutrition
  9. Diet Therapy
  • Postgraduate Degree / PG Diploma in Food & Nutrition /Nutrition and Dietetics should be from a UGC recognized institution completed or pursuing


Application Procedure

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website
    • 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
  • 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


Selection Procedure

  • Selection will be made on the basis of Computer Based Test (CBT). The duration of the screening test (CBT) will be 60 minutes consisting of 100 MCQ. Each question will have one mark. The qualifying marks will be 40 (out of 100).


Test Pattern

  • Mode of Examination: Computer Based Test (CBT) / Online
  • Type of Exam: Objective Type
  • Duration of Exam: 60 (Sixty) minutes (9.00 AM to 10.00 AM)
  • Language of Paper: English
  • Number of Questions: One Paper of 100 MCQ (Hundred)


Examination Centres/Cities

  • Chandigarh (Tricity) & Delhi(NCR)
  • Note: (a) The PGIMER will endeavour to accommodate the candidates in centres/cities opted by them. However, the PGIMER reserves the right to cancel any Centre/city and ask the candidates of that centre/city to appear from another centre/city
  • PGIMER also reserves the right to divert candidates of any centre/city to some other Centre/city to take the examination.


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


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