JIPMER 2020 – Application Form, Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility

JIPMER 2020: Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research is conducted JIPMER MBBS 2020 Exam every year for admission into the various MBBS course for the academic session of 2020. The JIPMER UG 2020 exam is a national level entrance exam to filling up the nearly 200 UG seats at the JIPMER Puducherry/ Karaikal. JIPMER MBBS 2020 application form will be available from in the 1st week of March 2020. Candidates can fill the JIPMER 2020 UG MBBS Application form in the online mode on the official page of JIPMER. Here candidates can get detailed information regarding JIPMER 2020 Exam such as exam dates, application form, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.


Summary of JIPMER MBBS 2020

Examination Name JIPMER 2020
Exam Conducting Body Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research
Frequency of Examination Once a year
Offered Courses Undergraduate MBBS courses
Examination Level National Level
Official Website www.jipmer.puducherry.gov.in, www.jipmer.edu.in.
Toll-Free Help Line 18002667072


JIPMER 2020 Exam Dates

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting Date of Online Registration 06th March 2020
Closing Date of Online Registration 12th April 2020
Downloading of Admit card 20th May 2020
JIPMER 2020 Exam 02nd June 2020
Publication of Merit List 3rd Week of June 2020
1st Round Counselling Last Week of June 2020
2nd Round Counselling 3rd Week of July 2020
3rd Round Counselling 4th Week of August 2020
Final Counselling 4th Week of September 2020
Commencement of Course 03rd July 2020
Closing of Admission 30th September 2020

About JIPMER 2020 MBBS Course

Courses Name Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Duration of Course 4 years and 6 months as per the Academic Calendar of JIPMER followed by one year of Compulsory Rotatory Internship.
No. of Seats JIPMER Puducherry JIPMER Karaikal
150 seats 50 seats

Eligibility Criteria for JIPMER MBBS Exam 2020

Students who wish to apply the JIPMER 2020 exam should first fulfill the eligibility aspects as defined by the exam conducting authority. Below we have mentioned detailed eligibility criteria for JIPMER 2020 exam as follows.


The Applicants must be an Indian National/ Overseas Citizen of India

Age Limit

A candidate has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission. There is no upper age limit.

Qualifying Examinations

  • Candidates should have passed 10+2 or its equivalent examination with the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology from a recognized Higher/ Senior Secondary/ Indian School Certificate Examination.
  • Any other elective with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) after 10+2+3 education system as recommended by the National Committee on Education.
  • The applicants must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology, and English with a minimum of 50% marks for the General Category candidates.
  • For the candidates from the categories of Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribes/ Other Backward Classes should have minimum marks of 40% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology.
  • For Person with Disability (PwD) candidates in General category should have obtained at least 45% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • The Applicants who have appeared or will be appearing in the qualifying examination in March/ April 2020 and whose results have not yet been declared can also apply.

JIPMER 2020 Application Form

Aspirants may fill the JIPMER 2020 MBBS Application form who has satisfied all the above-mentioned eligibility aspects. JIPMER MBBS application form will be available in the online mode only. All the eligible candidates may apply to JIPMER 2020 exam through the JIPMER official website. The detailed application process is explained as follows.

  • Registration
  • Fill the Application Form
  • Upload Photograph and Signature
  • Pay the Application Fees
  • Print Application Page

Step 1: Registration

Applicants should need to provide a valid email address and mobile number for registering purposes. After providing the necessary details students should have to check and then submit the details. A unique application number and password will be sent to the registered email id and mobile number. Candidates are advised to keep safe the application number and password until the admission process has been done.

Step 2: Fill the Application Form

Aspirants should log in the official page of JIPMER website by application number received through the email and then edit the application form for filling up the remaining part of the application form. In this stage, applicants should provide the personal and educational details at the time of form filling.

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Father & Mother Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Communication Address
  • Educational Details
  • Choice of Examination Cities (Any 3 cities)

Step 3: Upload Photograph and Signature

Applicants should have to upload the scanned images of their recent passport size photograph and signature. The upload documents are listed below while filling up the application form.

  • Candidate’s Photograph and Signature
  • Community Certificate
  • PwD Certificate
  • Income & Asset Certificate

The uploaded photograph should be taken on or after 31.01.2020. The name and date on the photograph should be legible. The candidate’s scanned photograph should be in the range from 20KB to 200Kb and keep the signature minimum size is 20KB. The uploaded Community/ Income & Asst/ PwD certificates size within the limit of 800KB.

Step 4: Pay the Application Fees

After uploading the necessary documents, candidates have to pay the application fees for completing the application process. The applicants should choose any one of the payment gateway options to pay the application fees in the online mode only in the way of Credit/Debit/Net Banking. No other payment mode will be accepted.

Application Fees

Category Application Fees
UG & P-UR Rs.1500 + Transaction Charges
OBC & P-OBC Rs.1500 + Transaction Charges
SC/ST & P-SC/ST Rs.1200 + Transaction Charges
NRI/OCI Rs.3000 + Transaction Charges
PwD & P-PwD Exempted from Application Fees

Step 5: Print the Application Form

Applicants will be redirected to the page of printing the application form after all the above-mentioned processes are done. Students should have to print and keep safe the application form and proof of fees paid while filling up the application form.

JIPMER 2020 Exam Pattern

Examination Mode Computer Based Test (CBT mode)
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions
Language of Question Paper English
Time Duration 02:30 Hours
Number of Shifts Morning 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Afternoon 03:00 PM to 05:30 PM
No. of Questions 200
No. of Sections
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • English Language and Comprehension
  • Logical & Quantitative Reasoning

Question Pattern of JIPMER 2020 Exam

Subject No. of Questions
Physics 60
Chemistry 60
Biology 60
English Language and Comprehension 10
Logical & Quantitative Reasoning 10



Marking Scheme of JIPMER 2020

JIPMER 2020 exam has a total of 200 questions from the topics related to the above-mentioned subjects. For each correct answer, the candidate will get 4 marks. There is a negative mark for the incorrect answers i.e., 1 mark will be deducted from the total marks for incorrect option. There are no marks will provide for unattempted questions.

Courses No. of Questions Correct Answer Wrong Answer Total Marks
MBBS 200 4 -1 800

JIPMER 2020 Syllabus

The questions will be asked in the entrance examination will be based on the syllabus as prescribed by the State Board of Higher Secondary Education and Central Board of Secondary Examination in the level of XI & XII Standards. For the detailed information about the syllabus and exam pattern candidates are advised to take the mock test which is available in the online mode at JIPMER website www.jipmer.puducherry.gov.in.

JIPMER 2020 Admit Card

JIPMER admit card will be uploaded on the official page of JIPMER for the candidates who have applied in the JIPMER 2020 examination. Examiners can download JIPMER hall ticket from the 3rd week of May 2020. JIPMER 2020 admit card will contain throughout details about the examination. Candidates can know the examination schedule and important examination instructions from the downloaded admit cards.

Aspirants will not be allowed to appear in the JIPMER 2020 examination unless he/she produces the hall ticket at the exam centre on the examination day. Hence, candidates are advised to take multiple copies of admit card.

Candidates will not be allowed to take the entrance examination without valid hall ticket & any one of below-mentioned ID proof.

  • Aadhar/ E-Aadhar
  • Passport
  • Voter ID
  • XII Standard Board Admit card with Photograph
  • Bank Passbook with Photograph

Mentioned Details on JIPMER 2020 Hall Ticket

Students should have to check and ensure the below-mentioned details have been printed on the admit card.

  • Candidate’s Name

  • Date of Birth
  • Candidate’s Photograph and Signature
  • Application Number/ Roll Number
  • Exam Conducting Venue
  • Examination Date and Time
  • Examination Shift
  • Important Exam Day Instruction

JIPMER 2020 Examination Centres

JIPMER 2020 examination will be conducted tentatively in 120 cities across India. Aspirants can choose the three examination cities at the time form filling. No request for change of examination centre would be considered under any circumstances. If the seats are unavailable in the chosen 3 exam cities, nearby cities will be considered as an examination centre.

State Exam City State Exam City State Exam City
Andhra Pradesh Guntur









Jharkhand Dhanbad



Puducherry Puducherry
Assam Dibrugarh






Karnataka Belgaum






Punjab Amritsar







Bihar Muzaffarpur Kerala Cochin







Rajasthan Jaipur



Chandigarh Chandigarh Madhya Pradesh Bhopal







Tamil Nadu Chennai










Chhattisgarh Bhilai Nagar



Maharashtra Amravati





Navi Mumbai


Telangana Hyderabad



Delhi New delhi Manipur Imphal Tripura Agartala
Gujarat Ahmedabad







Meghalaya Shillong Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad

Greater Noida











Haryana Ambala







Mizoram Aizawl Uttarakhand Dehradun


Jammu & Kashmir Jammu Odisha Bhubaneswar




West Bengal Asansol








Note: All the candidates are advised to be in the examination centre on the examination day two hours before the commencement of the examination.

How to Download JIPMER 2020 Hall Ticket?

Examiners should follow the below-mentioned steps for how to download the JIPMER 2020 admit card.

  1. Go to the JIPMER official webpage
  2. Search the notification for Download JIPMER Admit Card
  3. Submit the application number and Date of Birth
  4. JIPMER Hall Ticket will display on the screen
  5. Take a printout for exam purposes.
JIPMER 2020 Result

JIPMER 2020 Results will be declared by the concerned authority after the concluded of examination. Students who have participated in the JIPMER 2020 examination can check their result by visiting the official page of JIPMER. Aspirants may check and download the result in the mode of online by providing valid details. After the announcement of the result, the merit will be prepared based on the candidate’s performance in the JIPMER 2020 examination.

How to Check the JIPMER 2020 Result?

Aspirants should follow the below-mentioned instructions for how to check the JIPMER Result 2020.

  1. Visit the JIPMER official page
  2. Select the appropriate option for JIPMER Result
  3. Enter the application number and Date of Birth then submit
  4. JIPMER 2020 Result will open on the screen
  5. Take a printout for upcoming admission purposes.

JIPMER 2020 Overall Rank/ Merit List

A separate merit list will be prepared based on the candidate’s category wise by the exam conducting board for the qualified candidates in the JIPMER 2020 examination. Merit list is the qualifying marks to get admission into the participating institutions. Here we have mentioned a minimum percentage of merit list according to the candidate’s category wise.

Category Minimum Percentile
UR-PwD 45
SC/ ST/ OBC/ PwD 40


Candidates who secure less than the minimum percentile in the JIPMER 2020 entrance examination will not be considered for admission and their names will not be included in the merit list.

The overall rank will be prepared by the percentile scores for the total marks for both shifts would be merged and arranged as overall merit list/ Ranking.

JIPMER 2020 Cutoff

Cutoff marks are the minimum eligible marks for appearing in the counselling process at participating institutions. Each and every participating institution is will announce the cutoff to provide the admission followed by the counselling process. The seat will be confirmed by the authority as per the reservation category by rules and norms of the Government of India.

Reservation of Seats

The number and distribution of seats may vary depending upon the periodic directives/ decisions from the competent authority and Government of India. Here we have mentioned the reservation of seats based on candidate’s category wise.

Vertical Reservation

Category JIPMER Puducherry JIPMER Karaikal Total
UR 55 19 74
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 28 9 37
SC 15 5 20
ST 7 2 9
P-UR 22 9 31
P-OBC 10 3 13
P-SC 5 1 6
P-ST 3 1 4
NRI/OCI 5 1 6
TOTAL 150 50 200

Horizontal Reservation

Person with Disability (PwD): There are 5% seats reserved to the PwD candidates as per the rights of Person with Disabilities ACT, 2016.

Category JIPMER Puducherry JIPMER Karaikal Total
PwD 5 2 7
P-PwD 2 2
TOTAL 7 2 9

JIPMER 2020 Counselling/ Admission Procedure

All the shortlisted candidates are will be called for the counselling process by the counselling authority. Aspirants should have to participate in the counselling process at the allotted venue on a particular day. Admission to all the candidates is based on the merit, category of the candidates and the availability of seats at the time of counselling. At the time of counselling, applicants should submit the below-mentioned certificates along with one set of self-attested copies.

  • JIPMER 2020 Hall Ticket
  • Rank Letter
  • Proof of Date of Birth (X Std. Certificate)
  • Candidate’s Photograph (6 copies)
  • XII Certificate
  • Conduct Certificate
  • Residence Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Medical Certificate

Counselling Process

The entire counselling process will be conducted as below mentioned steps which are defined by the counselling authority for all the qualified candidates.

  • Registration
  • Biometric Finger Print Verification
  • Image/ Photo Verification
  • Certificate Verification
  • Counselling

In the counselling process, candidates would be called for the counselling process based on their merit list. General (UR) & Person with Disability (PwD) would be filling up first. Next, the reservation categories candidates will be counselled to fill up the seats in the respective categories. Finally, the seats will be filled by the Union territory of Puducherry UR/ OBC/ SC/ ST/ OCI/ NRI candidates in their respective categories.