JIPMER is an acronym for Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research. JIPMER will conduct its own entrance examination for admission to the undergraduate programme in Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) for the year 2018. Interested candidates can check here all the details of all the relevant events for JIPMER MBBS 2018 Examination.

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Through this exam, JIPMER offers admissions to 200 seats (150 seats at the JIPMER Puducherry campus and 50 seats at the JIPMER Karaikal campus) in MBBS course.

Duration of the MBBS course is 4 years and 6 months as per the academic calendar of JIPMER followed by one year of compulsory rotatory internship for the award of Degree.

JIPMER MBBS 2018 Dates and Updates

Candidates can now check and download their JIPMER MBBS 2018 individual rank card by entering valid user ID and Password. To download the JIPMER MBBS 2018 Rank Card – Click Here

The JIPMER MBBS Result 2018 in the form of PDF has been released. The PDF contains the name of the candidates appeared for JIPMER MBBS 2018 Exam along with their marks obtained. The PDF also contains information regarding the eligibility status of the candidates. JIPMER MBBS 2018 Cutoff has been released category-wise. To check all the details, visit the JIPMER result and cut-off section given below.

The dates for the important events like application form filling, examination and counselling of JIPMER 2018 has been released by the official authority. The information regarding the same is provided in the table below:

S.NoEventsDates (Announced)
1.Release of online Registration from7th March 2018 (Wednesday)
2.Last date for Registration13th April 2018 (up to 5PM)                    
3.Release date of Admit cardMay 21st, 2018 (from 10AM)
4.Last Date to download Admit CardJune 3rd, 2018 (Up to 8 AM)
5.Date of entrance examination3rd June 2018 (Sunday)
6.Publication of merit list9th June 2018
Counselling Dates for 2018
7.First round of counselling27th to 29th June 2018
8.Second round of counselling25th July 2018
9.Third round of counselling20th August 2018
10.Final round of counselling28th September 2018
11.Date of closing of Admission30th September 2018

NOTE: Click Here to know the latest update of JIPMER 2018

Admit Card/Hall Ticket of JIPMER 2018

Admit card for JIMPER 2018 exam is now available on the official website for downloading. Registered candidates will be able to view and download the admit card via official website from May 21st, 2018 (From 11 AM) to June 3rd, 2018 (Upto 8 AM). Candidate must carry the admit card on the exam day to the examination hall. Registered candidates must download the “JIPMER MBBS Admit Card 2018” by clicking on the link given below.

To download the “JIPMER MBBS 2018 Admit Card”- Click on the link “JIPMER 2018 Admit card”.

Eligibility Criteria for JIPMER MBBS 2018

Before filling up the online application form for JIMPER MBBS 2018, Candidates must know the eligibility criteria set by the official authority. If the candidates do not satisfy the eligibility conditions, then they are not permitted for the exam. Applicants must go through the below-given table to know about the eligibility criteria for JIMPER 2018.

S.NoParticularsEligibility criteria
1.NationalityCandidates must be a citizen of India. Overseas citizens can also apply for JIPMER 2018 exam.
2.AgeCandidates must have attained 17 years of age as on or before 31st December 2018.

Applicant should have born on or before 1st January 2002.

There is no maximum age limit to apply for JIMPER 2018.

3.Qualifying Examination(a)Candidate must have passed the Qualifying 10+2 examination individually in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology and English subjects and must obtained a minimum of 60% (50 % in case of SC/ST/OBC/OPH) from a recognized university/board of any Indian state or any other examinations recognized by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi which is equivalent to class 12 examinations.

(b)For OPH (Orthopedic Physically Handicapped) candidates in general category the minimum marks in Physics, Chemistry,Biology/ Biotechnology taken together in the qualifying examination is 50%.

(c) Applicants who have appeared or will be appearing in the qualifying 10+2 examination in the year 2018 and whose results have not yet been declared can also apply for admission. But  they have to produce the passing certificate of the qualifying examination with the pass mark in individual appropriate subjects as mentioned in point(a).

JIPMER 2018 Result

The examination conducting authority declared the JIPMER 2018 Result online at the official website on 9th June 2018. JIPMER 2018 result will contain the list of candidates who qualify for counselling for the MBBS course. The marks/percentile scores of individual candidate will be made available on JIPMER website on the same day. Requests for re-evaluation/re-checking will not be entertained under any circumstances. JIPMER MBBS Result 2018 has been released in the form of PDF. Candidate can check their score, subject-wise marks, rank, negative response and total percentile.

To check the JIPMER MBBS Result 2018 – Click Here

JIPMER 2018 Cut-off

JIPMER 2018 cut-off for various category has been released. Cut-off marks to participate in JIMPER 2018 counselling vary for general and reserved category candidates. Applicants must check and tally their marks obtained with the cut-off marks required to participate in the counselling round.

To check the JIPMER MBBS 2018 cut-off marks – Click Here  

S. NoCategoryMinimum Percentile
2.Unreserved (UR)-OPH45
NOTE : Candidates who secure less than the minimum percentile in the entrance examination will not be considered for admission and their names will not be included in the merit list. In case percentile of both shifts are unequal the lower percentile of both shits shall be the cut off.

Application Form of JIPMER 2018

The official authority has released the application form of JIPMER 2018 for MBBS. Check the latest updates regarding JIPMER 2018 Exam here.

Candidates who want to take the JIPMER 2018 exam need to register and fill up the application form. Before going to fill up the application form, candidates are required to know the eligibility criteria of JIPMER 2018. Aspirants can apply for the exam via online mode only at the official website from March 7th, 2018 to 13th April 2018.

Step by step by step process on how to apply for the JIPMER 2018 Exam


Candidates must visit the official website. On the homepage, click on “Apply online MBBS admission 2018” link. Upon clicking, a registration page will be displayed on the screen. On the registration page candidates have to enter the following details :

  1. Name of the candidate
  2. Date of Birth
  3. Valid Email ID
  4. Valid mobile number
NOTE: After registering, a unique login ID will be generated. Candidates must note down the login id in order to fill up the application form.

Filling up of JIPMER 2018 application form

After registration, candidates have to log in using their registered id and fill up the following details.

  • Personal details
  • Contact details
  • Educational details
  • Address details

Payment of Application Fee

After filling up the application form, candidates must review all the entered details and then proceed to pay the application fee via online mode through net banking/debit card/credit card.

Application fee vary for the candidates belonging to different categories. Given below table contain the details of application fee for different category

S.NoCategoryApplication fee (Rs.)
1.General (UR) & P- UR1,500 + Bank charges
2.OBC & P-OBC1,500 + Bank charges
3.SC/ST & P-SC1200+ Bank charges
4.NRI/OCI3000+ Bank charges
5.OPH & P-OPHExempted from paying application fee

Print Out of filled application form

After successful completion of application fee payment, application form and payment slip duly submitted will be displayed on the screen. The candidate is advised to take the print out of the same for future use.

Correction of Application Form: Request for change in any field in the application form will not be entertained under any circumstances once it is submitted. Although, a candidate can fill fresh application form along with the fee payment before the last date of closing registration.

Exam Pattern of JIPMER 2018

Candidates are advised to be well acquainted with JIPMER 2018 exam pattern and prepare for the examination accordingly. Exam pattern of JIPMER gives the candidate an idea about the mode of exam, duration, subjects, questions asked from each section, marking scheme. Candidates can refer to the following table to get complete information about JIPMER 2018 exam pattern:-

S. NoParticularsDetails
1.JIPMER 2018 Exam3rd June 2018
2.Mode of ExamOnline Computer Based Exam
4.Duration of Exam2 hours 30 minutes

Morning Shift  (First shift) : 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Afternoon Shift (Second shift) : 03:00 PM to 05:30 PM

5.Type Of QuestionMultiple Choice Question(MCQ)
6.Number of Questions200
7.Maximum Marks800
8.Marking Scheme4 Marks is awarded for each correct answer
9.Negative MarkingNo marks will be deducted for incorrect answer.
10.SectionsSubjectNo of QuestionMarks
English Language and comprehension1040
Logical and quantitative reasoning1040

Syllabus for JIPMER 2018 exam

The questions for JIPMER MBBS entrance examination 2018 will be based on the syllabus as prescribed by State Board Higher Secondary and CBSE for XI & XII Standards. Candidates are advised to go through the mock test for online computer based examination. Link for the mock test will be available on the official website just before the exam day.

Candidates are advised to follow the NCERT books and some other reference books. The question will be based on the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English language and comprehension, Logical and quantitative reasoning.

The topic under each subject is provided in the table below

S NoPhysicsChemistryBiologyEnglish
1.ElectrostaticsSolid StateDiversity of Living OrganismsSection A: Reading Unseen Passages and Note-making
2.Current ElectricityCoordination CompoundsCell Structure and FunctionSection B: Writing Skills
3.Magnetic effect of current & MagnetismSolutionsEcology and EnvironmentSection C: Literature and Long Reading Text
4.Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating CurrentHaloalkanes and


Human Physiology
5.Electromagnetic WavesElectro-chemistryGenetics and Evolution,
6.OpticsAlcoholsPlant Physiology
7.Dual Nature of MatterPhenols and EthersStructural Organization in Animals and Plants
8.Atoms & NucleiChemical KineticsBiology and Human Welfare and Biotechnology.
9.Electronic Devices and Communication Systems.aldehyde
10.Ketone and Carboxylic Acids
11.Surface Chemistry
12.Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen,
13.Isolation of Elements
p-Block Elements
d- and f-Block Elements
d- and f-Block Elements

Seat Reservation for JIPMER 2018

As per the reservation policy of Government of India applicable to central educational institutions (CEI), a definite number of seats are reserved for the candidates belonging to categories other than general. Students claiming reservation are required to produce valid supporting documents in the prescribed format at the time of counselling in order to avail the benefit of JIPMER 2018 reservation of seats. Reservation of seats for JIPMER 2018 for different categories are as follows

Seat Matrix

Vertical Reservation




1.General (unreserved)551965
2.Other Backward Class(OBC)28938
3.Scheduled Caste(SC)15522
4.Scheduled Tribe(ST)7215
5.Puducherry unreserved


6.Puducherry OBC (P-OBC)10316
7.Puducherry scheduled caste (P-SC)518


Horizontal Reservation







2.Puducherry OPH22
NOTE: The number and distribution of seats may vary depending upon the decisions made by examination conducting authority.

Merit List of JIPMER 2018

JIPMER merit list for the year 2018 will be prepared by the official authority by merging the Percentiles of total scores of both the shifts of exam (i.e first and second shift). Candidates can view and check their name on the merit list of JIMPER 2018 exam by the visiting the official website tentatively on or before 20th June 2018. Students name appear on the merit list is only eligible to participate in the counselling and admission process.

In case of two or more candidates securing equal Percentile in the entrance examination, their inter se merit shall be determined in the following order

  1. Percentile in Biology in the JIPMER 2018 exam
  2. Percentile Chemistry in the JIPMER 2018 exam
  3. Percentile in Physics in the JIPMER 2018 exam
  4. Percentile in English Language and Comprehension in the JIPMER 2018 exam
  5. Percentile in Logical & Quantitative Reasoning in the JIPMER 2018 exam
  6. Seniority by age

Counselling of JIPMER 2018

The Counselling of JIPMER 2018 will be conducted after the declaration of result. Candidates whose name appear in the merit list of JIPMER 2018 exam will be eligible for the counselling round. Total three round of counselling will take place on different dates. The  tentative dates for the three rounds is provided in the table below

Counselling Dates for 2018
1.First round of counselling27th to 29th  June 2018
2.Second round of counselling25th July 2018
3.Third round of counselling20th August 2018

Seat Allotment JIPMER 2018

Candidates whose name appear in the merit list will be called for the counselling. On different dates, candidates will be called based on their category and rank obtained in the merit list and seat will be allotted to them first. In the counselling process, the seats to be filled first by open (UR) & Orthopedically Candidates (OPH). Candidates must report to the institute in order to complete the admission formalities. If a candidate did not complete the admission procedure then his/her allotted seat will be given to another candidate and he/she will not be a part of the admission process anymore. For more information on this topic, refer to article “JIPMER counselling and seat allotment 2018 ” article.

Exam Center of JIPMER 2018

JIPMER 2018 exam will be held in 75 cities all across India. Candidates have to choose any one of below listed exam centre as per their convenience while filling the application form. The name and address of JIPMER exam centre 2018 will be mentioned on the admit card. The centre alloted to each candidate is usually the one that is indicated by the candidate as his/her preference while filling the application form. The selected exam centre for JIPMER 2018 cannot be changed after the submission of the application form. The list of possible Examination centre for JIPMER 2018  are provided below

 Exam cities for MBBS Entrance Examination 2018
17.Delhi NCR42.Kurnool67.Tirunelveli
21.Gandhi nagar46.Mangalore71.Vijaywada
23.Greater Noida48.Meerut73.Vizianagaram
Contact details

E-mail ID: [email protected]

(For any enquiry , email during office hours: 9 AM to 1 PM & 2 to 5 PM).

Website: www.jipmer.edu.in

Fax No: 0413 –2272735, 2272066, 2272067

For any further enquiry / Correspondence

contact:P.S to Dean: 0413 – 2298283 (Direct Line)

Toll free helplines numbers: 18002669416

Postal Address: The Dean (Academic),

III-Floor, Academic Section,JIPMER Academic Centre,

Dhanvantri Nagar P.O,Puducherry 605 006.


    • Hi Suryaprakash,
      No, Request for change in any field in the application form will not be entertained under any circumstances once it is submitted. In case the candidate has found an error of entry committed by him/her in the application, a new application has to be submitted along with the prescribed fee before the last date of closing registration.


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