PGIMER 2019 – Application Form, Eligibility, Entrance Exam Date

PGIMER 2019: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh Conducts the PGIMER Exam two times in a Year, i.e. January and July. Through PGIMER University offers admission into MD/ MS & DM/ M.Ch/ MHA Courses. The Admission will be based on the All India Merit list.

Update 6th October: PGIMER 2019 January Session MD/MS Application Form Available now!! Fill it before 2nd November 2018. 

Update.: PGIMER 2019 January Session MD/MS Dates Announced !! 

PGIMER Application Form

In this article, we are explaining all the important events of PGIMER 2019 such as PGIMER Application Form, Eligibility, Entrance Exam Dates, Results, and Counselling process.

PGIMER 2019 Important Dates

PGIMER Chandigarh Conducts the PGIMER Exam two times in a Year, i.e. January and July. We are providing here tentative PGIMER Entrance Exam Dates for both. The schedule is based on previous year exam dates.

Events PGIMER January Dates 2019 PGIMER July Dates 2019
MD/MS Courses DM/M.Ch/MHA Courses MD/MS Courses DM/M.Ch/MHA Courses
Admission Notice Released September 2018 September 2018 March 2019 March 2019
PGIMER Online Registration Starts 6th of October 2018 2nd week of October 2018 March 2019, 3rd/4th Week April 1st week
Last Date for Form Submission and Payment 2nd November 2018

6th November ( through Bank Pay in Slip)

2nd week of November 2018 April 3rd week Last week of April 2019

Fee: May 2nd week

Admit Card Release 2nd week of November 2018 1st week of December 2018 May 2019 May 2019
Date of Exam 25th November 2018 3rd week of December 2018 2nd/3rd week of May 2019 2nd/3rd week of June 2019
Result Declaration 26th November 3rd week of December 2018 May 2019 3rd/4th week of June 2019
Date of Clinical/Practical Exam 3rd week of December 2018 Last week of June 2019
Counselling Date 14 December  2018 to  25th January 2019 3rd week of December 2018 3rd/4th Week of July 2019 Last week of June 2019

PGIMER 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Here we are providing eligibility criteria for filling the application form, Candidates have to fulfill all the PGIMER Eligibility Criteria to appear in the exam.

For PGIMER MD/MS Courses:

  • All the Interested candidates must be a registered person with Central /State Medical Registration Council.
  • Candidates who are interested in MD/MS courses, they must hold the MBBS or equivalent Degree, recognized by Medical Council of India.
  • All the Candidates must complete or due to complete one-year rotatory internship training on or before 31st December 2018 for PGIMER January 2019 Admission Session and 30th June 2019 for July session.

For PGIMER DM/M.Ch Courses:

  • All the Interested candidates must be a registered person with Central /State Medical Registration Council.
  • Candidates who are interested in DM/M.Ch courses, they must pass MD/MS or its equivalent examination, recognized by Medical Council of India.
  • All the Candidates must complete the given age on or before 31st December 2018 for January session and 30th June 2019 for July session.
GEN 35 years
OBC 38 years
SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen and Commissioned Officer including ECO, SSCO 40 years
Deputed/Sponsored No age limit

PGIMER 2019 Application Form

The Application form will be available only on the website, Candidate has to visit the official website to fill the PGIMER Application Form. The tentative dates for the application availability are given in the above table. For January 2019 session the form will be available in the month of October 2018, and for PGIMER July 2019 Admission session application will be available in the month of March/April 2019.

Fill the PGIMER Form Here:  Online Application for MD / MS – January 2019 Session

FN & Sponsored category candidates must have to submit the PGIMER Registration Form/Application at least 15 days before the commencement of the examination along with required documents to the following address:

Registrar, Academic Section PGIMER,
Sector-12, Chandigarh-160012

PGIMER 2019 Application fee

All the Candidates have to pay the application fee through the Offline/challan mode. The Challan should be filled in the name of Director, PGIMER, Chandigarh (Examination) in the Power Jyoti Account No. 32211613319. There will be some additional Bank charges.

  • The PGIMER Application Fee for General category: Rs. 1000/-.
  • Application fee for For SC/ST category: Rs. 800/-.
  • PwD candidates are exempted from paying the fee.

PGIMER Exam Pattern 2019

We are also providing Exam Pattern for PGIMER 2019, Candidate can prepare for the exam using the provided PGIMER Exam Pattern and Syllabus.

For MD/MS Courses: For DM/M.Ch Courses:
Exam Mode and Part Offline mode. Offline mode (Part 1: General & Part 2: Specialty), each with 40 marks.
Number of Questions: 250 questions ~80
Type of Questions: MCQs MCQs
Exam Duration: 3 hours. 1 hour 30 minutes.
Marking Scheme There will be negative marking for incorrect answers. Part 1: one mark will be given for the correct answer. No Negative Marking

PGIMER 2019 Syllabus

Here we are providing the syllabus for PGIMER MD/ MS Courses for more details check the official website.

For MD/MS Courses:

Subject Question Subject Questions
Applied Anatomy 6 Paediatrics 12
Applied Biochemistry 12 Dermatology 6
Immunogenetics and Molecular Biology 10 Psychiatry 6
Applied Physiology 6 Radiodiagnosis 6
Internal Medicine 36 Obstetrics and Gynaecology 20
Pathology 15 Radiotherapy 6
Pharmacology 12 General Surgery 36
Microbiology 12 Otorhinolaryngology 10
Forensic Medicine 6 Ophthalmology 10
Social and Preventive Medicine 7 Orthopaedics 10

PGIMER 2019 Preparation Tips

  • Solve Previous Year’s PGIMER Papers.
  • Plan your strategy how you going to study daily with effective time management.
  • You can divide your syllabus into easy and hard topics.
  • Speed and Precision is an additional advantage to get high marks.
  • Take 10 minutes break as to remove exam related stress or tiredness.

PGIMER Admit Card

PGIMER Admit Card will be distributed through the online mode only. The candidate has to login to the official website and go through the on-screen options to access the PGIMER Hall Ticket. PGIMER Admit Card will be required at the examination center. So keep it safe. It will be also required at the time of Document verification.

PGIMER 2019 Result

The Result will be also declared on the official website Candidate have to visit to the official website to access the Result. They have to visit the official website and enter the roll number to check their PGIMER Result.

The University will also prepare and declare an overall PGIMER Merit List on the basis of percentile scores obtained by the candidates in the theory examination.

Percentile scores for MD/MS courses:

Categories Percentile
General and Sponsored/Deputed 55
OBC, OPH, SC/ST, Rural Area, Foreign Nationals 50
Bhutanese Nationals 45

The university will also release separate lists of qualified students for rank and category for PGIMER 2019 Counselling.

PGIMER 2019 Counselling

Qualified candidates or candidates whose name are listed on the rank/merit list will be allowed for counseling. Counselling will be conducted through offline mode. For PGIMER Admission, candidates have to bring all below-listed documents for verification.

  • Class 10th/12th Passing Certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • MCI Registration Certificate
  • A printed copy of Filled Application Form with image
  • Photo ID Proof
  • Photograph
  • Experience Certificate (If applicable)
  • Age/Date of Birth Certificate
  • MBBS Mark Sheet
  • MBBS Internship Certificate

After successful document verification, qualified candidates will get PGIMER Admission in preferred courses.

PGIMER Admission 2019 : Official link

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