JIPMER Details

JIPMER PG Exam Pattern 2019

 

Exam Mode

Computer Based Test (CBT) [Online]

Linguistic Medium

English

Duration of Exam

3 hours (180 minutes)

Type of Examination

  • Objective Type
  • Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Number of Questions

250

Sectional Distribution of Questions

  • Basic Clinical Science- 100 Questions
  • Clinical Science- 150 Questions

Marking Scheme

  • Four marks for every Correct answer
  • One mark will be deducted for every Incorrect response
  • No marks will be deducted for Unanswered questions

Method of determining score

Percentile

Tie Breaker

Priority will be given in following order:

  • Less incorrect responses.
  • Higher aggregate marks in MBBS or equivalent examination.
  • Seniority (by age).

 

Out of the total 250 questions that will be asked in the question paper, 100 questions will come from Basic Clinical section while 150 questions will be asked from Clinical Sciences section. As per the JIPMER PG exam pattern 2019, the question will be only objective type and multiple choice questions.

Subject-wise distribution of marks:-

Subjects

Marks

Basic Clinical Sciences

600

Clinical Sciences

400

Total

1000

 

 

ELIGIBILITY

(a) Nationality :

i) Indian Nationals (IN):- Applicant must be an Indian National or Overseas Citizens of India (OCI)

ii)Foreign Nationals (FN):- Foreign Nationals candidates are required to route their application through the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi. All Foreign Nationals will have to take prior permission from the Medical Council of India before applying for postgraduate Courses in the Institute. An advance copy of the application and copy of request to MCI must be submitted at JIPMER, Puducherry before the last date of receipt of applications. In the events of selection, the candidate has to apply for temporary registration with the medical council of India for the duration of postgraduate study.

(b) EducationalQualification:

The candidates must possess MBBS or an equivalent Degree recognized by the Medical Council of India.

(c)Internship:

A candidate must have completed the required period of 12 months compulsory rotating internship/Practical training on or before 31st December 2018 [*Candidates not completing the internship on or before 31-12-2018 need not apply for January 2019 session. No condonation of Compulsory Rotating Internship beyond this date shall be accepted].

(c) Minimum Qualifying Marks:-

i. For all other categories including OBC Category 55% marks in aggregate

ii. For candidates belonging to the SC/ST Categories 50% marks in aggregate

iii. For OPH candidates the minimum aggregate as provided in (i) and (ii) for the category to which the candidate belongs shall apply.

(d) Application Status:

Candidates who have already done / completed MD/MS in any subject in any Institution are not eligible for admission to MD/MS course at JIPMER.

 

Syllabus

  • The Entrance Examination is common to all and consists of 250 single best response type MCQs having four alternatives and the questions will be asked from the following subjects and the distribution of no. of question is as detailed below:-

Subject

No. of Questions

Basic Clinical Sciences

Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Microbiology and Forensic Medicine and Toxicology

100

Clinical Sciences

Community Medicine, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Surgery, Pediatrics, Ophthalmology, ENT, Dermatology, Anesthesiology, Psychiatry, Radio Diagnosis, Radio Therapy, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics, Nuclear Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine and Blood Transfusion Medicine

150

 

Subject-wise distribution of marks:-

Subjects

Marks

Basic Clinical Sciences

600

Clinical Sciences

400

Total

1000