JIPMER 2017: Online Registration for MD/MS courses to end on October 26

Online registration for the MD/MS (Degree in Medicine/Degree in Surgery) courses in Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry for the January 2017 academic session is going to end on October 26. Interested PG medical aspirants should have their MBBS degree from any MCI-recognised institute and must complete their mandatory one-year internship programme on or before December 31, 2016, to apply for the examination.

There are a total of 102 postgraduate seats available in JIPMER in different categories of medicine. Candidates can give the JIPMER entrance examination from the examination centres in 17 cities across the country. To register for the entrance examination, candidates need to visit the official website and fill up the necessary information.

The duration of the MD/MS entrance examination will be three hours, during which, candidates will need to answer 250 MCQs based on clinical sciences.

Seat Distribution for different specialties

    • Anesthesiology: 7 seats
    • Anatomy: 3 seats
    • Biochemistry: 4 seats
    • Community Medicine: 4 seats
    • Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology: 4 seats
    • Emergency Medicine: 1 seat
    • Forensic Medicine: 1 seat
    • General Medicine: 10 seats
    • Immuno Hematology & Blood Transfusion: 1 seat
    • Microbiology: 3 seats
    • Nuclear Medicine: 1 seat
    • Pathology: 3 seats
    • Pediatrics: 8 seats
    • Pharmacology: 3 seats
    • Physiology: 3 seats
    • Psychiatry: 1 seat
    • Pulmonary Medicine: 1 seat
    • Radio-diagnosis: 3 seats
    • Radiotherapy: 3 seats
    • General Surgery: 9 seats
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology: 9 seats
    • Ophthalmology: 4 seats
    • Orthopedic Surgery: 3 seats
    • Oto-Rhino Laryngology (ENT): 1 seat

Along with these 92 seats, five are kept reserved for Indian candidates sponsored by government and 5 for foreign national candidates in different categories.  

Important Dates

    • September 19: Beginning of online registration
    • October 26: Closure of online registration
    • November 16 to December 11: Downloading of hall ticket from the website
    • December 11: Entrance Examination
    • December 18: Publication of merit list (expected)
    • December 21: First Counselling procedure
    • January 2, 2017: Commencement of academic session
    • January 19- 30: Second and Third round counselling (if needed)
    • January 31: Commencement of admission for January 2017 session

Read Next