Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research or commonly known as JIPMER is one of the premium medical schools in India. Located in Pondicherry in South India, JIPMER is a central government funded institute with autonomy. A medical institute along with with a fully working hospital, JIPMER is highly acclaimed for providing undergraduate and postgraduate medical training and having alumni in different disciplines all over the world.

Number of Seats and Reservations:

Total Number of Seats In JIPMER:
Unreserved 50
OBC 28
SC 16
ST 11
Puducherry Residents: 40
PUR 23
PSC 06
NRI/OCI (Under Self Finance): 05


JIPMER Paper Pattern:

The total number of multiple choice questions will be 200, equally distributed in the subjects of :

Subjects Total Number of Questions
English 40
Physics 40
Chemistry 40
Botany 40
Zoology 40
  1. Each answer with correct response shall be awarded one mark.
  2. Zero mark will be given for the question not answered. More than one answer indicated against a question, will be deemed as incorrect response and no mark will be given.
  3. There is NO Negative Marking.
  4. The number of questions will be 200 with duration 150 minutes.

Syllabus for JIPMER:

The Questions and syllabus will be based on the 10+2 level as prescribed by State Board Hr. Sec. and CBSE.

JIPMER Eligibility Criteria:

  • The candidate must be an Indian National.
  • Age Limit: The candidates must have completed 17 years at the time of
  • Students must have passed Class 12 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English as compulsory subjects.
  • Students must have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate in all the subjects (40% for SC/ST)

JIPMER Admission Process:

  • Admission to the course is made every year. Call for applications will be announced around February every year and all major news papers in India will carry the announcement.
  • Application form and prospectus will be available in JIPMER and can be obtained in person or by post by paying the prescribed fee in cash or by bank demand draft.
  • Applications can also be made online and students are required to register giving a valid Email ID and a mobile number which will be used to communicate through the duration of the entrance and admissions process.
  • Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) are also eligible to apply for admission.


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