JIPMER Entrance Exam for MBBS

JIPMER MBBS 2017 Entrance Exam

Last Date to Apply

3 May 2017


JIPMER MBBS 2017 is conducted by Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry (JIPMER) and it is one of the leading Medical Institutions of India. JIPMER is a Government institute which has been declared as an “Institution of National Importance by an Act of Parliament, JIPMER, Puducherry, Act, 2008.

The JIPMER Exam will be conducted in 75 cities in India.

JIPMER 2017 entrance exam is for admission to MBBS course. JIPMER offers Undergraduate (UG), Postgraduate (PG) and Super Specialty Medical Training through a working hospital (JIPMER Hospital) and offers admission to M.B.B.S., B.Sc., M.Sc., M.D., M.S, Degree Courses in 37 disciplines.

  • JIPMER Puducherry 
  • JIPMER Karaikal

JIPMER MBBS Important Dates 2017 

Events Dates
Application Form filling begins 27 March 2017
Last date to apply for JIPMER MBBS Exam 3 May 2017
Admit Card Last week of May 2017
Exam Date 4 June 2017 
JIPMER MBBS Result announcement 13 June 2017


JIPMER MBBS Seats:150 seats + 50 Seats

  • JIPMER now has two campuses, one in Puducherry and the other in Karaikal.
  • Admission to M.B.B.S. Course for 150 seats at JIPMER Puducherry and 50 seats at JIPMER Karaikal is done through JIPMER Entrance Exam conducted once a year.
  • MBBS course duration is 4 years and 6 months + 1 year compulsory Rotatory Internship.


 Puducherry Karaikal

Unreserved (UR)



Other Backward Classes (OBC)



Scheduled Caste (SC)



Scheduled Tribe (ST)



Puducherry Residents
P-UR-23, P-OBC-11 & P-SC-6.



NRI / OCI (Under Self Financing Scheme)






  • OPH – From the above seats, Four (04) are allotted to eligible OPH candidates on a horizontal reservation basis.
  • OCI Candidates can also compete for regular seats by appearing in the Entrance Examination.


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JIPMER MBBS Eligibility criteria

Nationality: Candidate must be an Indian National or Overseas Citizens of India (OCI).

Age: Candidate must have attained an age of 17 years on or before December 31, 2017 (born on or before January 1, 2000).

Academic qualification

  • Candidates must have passed Class 12 Higher/Senior Secondary or its equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English/ Equivalent
  • Candidates who have appeared or will be appearing in the qualifying examination in March / April 2017 and whose results have NOT yet been declared can also apply for admission

Minimum Qualifying Marks

  • Candidates must have secured a minimum aggregate of 50% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/OHP) at the qualifying examination and competitive entrance examination.
  • OPH candidates belonging to general category must have secured a minimum aggregate of 45% marks at the qualifying examination and competitive entrance examination.
  • Candidates must have passed in Physics, Chemistry, Biology /Bio-technology and English individually.

JIPMER MBBS Application form and Admit Card

The candidates can apply for JIPMER 2017 ONLY online. There is No offline Process of filling the JIPMER 2017 Application Form. Candidates have to apply through online mode by visiting the official website. The application fees can be paid via Net Banking/ Credit Card and Debit Card. 

Documents to be Uploaded

Photograph: Candidates have to upload a One (1) recent colour passport size photograph with the light background taken on or after January 31, 2017.  

  • Specifications of Photograph: Dimensions: 30mm width x 45mm Height; Format: .jpg; Size: maximum size limit is 80KB. The photograph must be taken with a placard.The placard should be held by the candidate indicating the name of candidate and date of taking a photograph.In case name and date are written on the photograph after taking it, the application will be rejected.The name and date on the photograph should be legible.

Signature: Candidate has to affix their SIGNATURE in an area of 80mm Width X 35mm Height on paper with a black ball point pen as well as below mentioned specifications. Dimensions: 80mm width x 35mm Height; Format: .jpg; Size: Max 80 KB

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JIPMER 2017 Exam Cities 

JIPMER Admit Card 2017 


JIPMER MBBS 2017 Application Fees

  • General (UR)/OBC/NRI/OCI: Rs.1000 
  • SC/ST/OPH: Rs.800 
  • Orthopedic Physically Challenged (OPH) candidates don't have to pay any application fee.
  • Mode of payment: Only through Net Banking / Credit Card / Debit Card

JIPMER MBBS Fee Structure

Category Amount Payable
Admission Fee (one time.) Rs. 4000
Academic Fee (p.a.) Rs. 1400
JIPMER Students Association Fee (p.a.) Rs. 2000
Learning Resource Fee (p.a.) Rs. 2000

*The mentioned fee is excluding the Hostel Charges.  

Complete course fee for NRI/OCI Candidates: US $75,000. 

JIPMER MBBS Result and Counselling

Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in JIPMER entrance exam. Candidates who secure less than the minimum percentile in JIPMER Entrance will not be selected for Admission. 

Merit List would be drawn category wise based on minimum percentile as given below:


Minimum Percentile

Unreserved (UR)/OCI


Unreserved (UR) – OHP





A separate list for candidates applying under Self Financing Scheme for 5 seats will be drawn from the NRI / OCI applicants.

  • Result for the entrance examination is expected to be declared by June 13, 2016, it will be available on JIPMER website and will also be displayed on the Notice Board of Academic Section, JIPMER.
  • Candidates can download their marks/Rank card from the website portal.

JIPMER MBBS Exam pattern

Duration: JIPMER 2017 will be of 150 minutes (2 hours and 30 minutes) examination in English. It will consist of 200 multiple choice questions based on the syllabus as prescribed by State Board Hr. Sec. and CBSE for class 11 & Class 12.Each question will be followed by four answers of which only one is correct / most appropriate.

Mode of Exam: Computer based exam

Marking Scheme: One mark will be awarded for every correct answer. There will be no negative marking.

JIPMER MBBS 2017 Subject Combination 




60 questions 


60 questions 

Biology 60 questions 

Logic and Quantitative Reasoning

10  questions 


10 questions 

Total No. of Questions

200 questions

Important Points

  • Candidates have to carry ONLY Admit Card along with Valid Identity Proof and Photocopy of the same ID proof inside the hall.
  • Biometric finger print and image capture will be done for every candidate on the day of Exam by the authorized personnel.
  • Candidates can practice for JIPMER MBBS 2016 Examination via mock papers. JIPMER MBBS Mock Papers

JIPMER MBBS Previous year solved papers and Recommended Books

1) Target JIPMER: 2000 - 2013 Question Bank with Precise Explanations Covering Complete Medical Syllabus 2nd Edition

2) Solved Papers for CBSE AIPMT / NEET 2014 Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Set of 3 Books) 2nd Edition

3) 14 Years Solved Papers JIPMER Medical 4th Edition

JIPMER MBBS Important details

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Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)
Dhanvantri Nagar
Gorimedu, Puducherry-605 006.


JIPMER Entrance Exam Helpline Number

  • Phone:  0413 – 2298287 (Direct Line) 0413 - 2272380 : Extn : 8573, 0413 - 2298283 (Direct Line)
  • Fax:  0413 –2272735, 2272066, 2272067
  • Email: director@jipmer.edu.in
  • Toll-Free Number:– 18002660371

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4 June 2017