PGIMER 2020 – Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh has released the result of PGIMER 2020 for July session on June 22. Candidates can check their PGIMER result 2020 by using the required credentials – User/Login ID and Password in the login window from the official website. Along with the declaration of PGIMER 2020 result, the exam conducting body has also released a list containing the names of candidates eligible for counselling. Earlier, the exam was conducted on June 14, 2020.
The schedule for all the rounds of the counselling has been notified by PGIMER. As per the notification, Candidates can register online for first round of counselling on June 24 & June 25.
The second round of counselling will take place from July 08 to July 10. Seat allotment result will be declared on July 11 and fees need to be paid from July 13 to July 18. Candidates have to report on July 18 to PGIMER to confirm admission.
Candidates qualifying in the PGIMER 2020 July session are eligible to take admission in 20 specialties of Masters of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) course. The duration of the course will be three years and they will be called Junior Residents. For more information about PGIMER 2020, candidates can go through the article.
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PGIMER 2020 Overview
|Name of exam||Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Entrance Exam (PGIMER)|
|Exam conducting body||Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh|
|Exam level||National Level|
|Frequency of exam||Twice in a year|
|Exam date||Last week of May 2020 (Tentative)|
|Mode of exam||Computer-based Mode|
|Exam duration||Three Hours|
|Type of questions||Objective Type of Questions (Five alternatives)|
PGIMER Important Dates 2020
Candidates willing to appear for the entrance test can check below the exam and other important dates of PGIMER 2020.
Dates of PGIMER 2020 – July session
|Events||Important Dates (Tentative)|
|PGIMER application start date||March 17, 2020|
|Last date to apply||April 16, 2020|
|PGIMER Admit Card||June 10, 2020|
|PGIMER Entrance Exam||June 14, 2020|
|PGIMER Result||June 22, 2020|
|PGIMER Counselling (Round 1)||June 24 – June 26, 2020|
|PGIMER Counselling (Round 2)||July 08 – July 10, 2020|
|PGIMER Counselling (Round 3)||July 24 & July 28, 2020|
|PGIMER Spot Counselling||July 31, 2020|
PGIMER Eligibility Criteria 2020
The exam conducting body has released the eligibility criteria of PGIMER along with the prospectus for July session. PGIMER eligibility criteria 2020 is based on – nationality, educational qualification and internship. Candidates can check below the detailed information.
PGIMER 2020 Eligibility Criteria – Nationality
|Nationality||Criteria for PGIMER 2020|
|Indian||To apply for PGIMER, Indian citizens will have to provide a valid ID proof issued by the Government of India|
|Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)||Candidates of this category have to provide proof of their registration under Section 7A of the 1955 Citizenship Act at the time of counselling of PGIMER|
|Foreign nationality||Foreign residents are required to send their applications via the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi and they need to obtain prior permission from MCI|
PGIMER Eligibility Criteria 2020 – Educational Qualification
Only those candidates who have an MBBS degree from an Institute or University recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) will be eligible to apply for the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research entrance exam.
PGIMER 2020 Eligibility Criteria – Internship
For PGIMER July session, candidates must have completed one year of rotatory internship till June 30.
PGIMER Application Form 2020
The exam conducting body released the application form of PGIMER MD/MS in online mode on the official website. Candidates must go through the eligibility criteria of the entrance exam before filling the PGIMER 2020 application form in order to avoid rejection at later stages. To fill the PGIMER application form candidates will have to follow the steps given below:
- Candidate Login
- Payment of application fee
- Printing of confirmation page
The application fees of PGIMER 2020 can be paid via Net Banking or Debit/Credit card. Candidates can check below the application fees for PGIMER 2020:
PGIMER 2020 fees
|General/OBC/Sponsored Category||Rs.1500 and transaction charges|
|SC/ST||Rs.1200 and transaction charges|
PGIMER Admit Card 2020
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh released the admit card for the entrance test in online mode. Candidates downloaded their PGIMER 2020 admit card by using the required login credentials – User/Login ID and Password. Only those candidates who have successfully submitted the application form was able to download the PGIMER admit card 2020.
The admit card of PGIMER 2020 will likely to have the following information – name, roll number, exam date, photograph and signature, address of the exam centre etc. While going for the entrance, candidates must also carry anyone photo identity card or else they will not be allowed to sit in the examination hall.
PGIMER 2020 Exam Centres
The venues where the entrance exam will be conducted are the exam centres of PGIMER MS/MD entrance exam 2020 July session. Candidates will have to select PGIMER exam centres 2020 as per their preference (where they want to take the entrance test) while filling out the application form.
As per the notification of January session, the exam was held across 13 cities. Candidates can check below the list of cities:
Exam City of PGIMER
PGIMER 2020 Exam Pattern
The exam conducting body decides the exam pattern of PGIMER MD/MS 2020 for the interested candidates. The entrance exam pattern will help the aspirants in understanding about the nature of questions, mode of exam, marking scheme, time duration, etc. The computer-based test will have an objective type of questions and candidates will have to finish the paper within three hours. As per the marking scheme, there will be negative marking. Check the table below for better information:
Paper Pattern of PGIMER
|Mode of exam||Computer-based|
|Time duration||Three hours|
|Type of question||MCQs|
|Number of questions||250|
PGIMER Syllabus 2020
In order to prepare for the entrance exam, candidates are advised to go through the syllabus of PGIMER 2020. The entrance examination questions will be based on the syllabus of MBBS. Some of the subjects from where the questions will be asked are – Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Otorhinolaryngology, Internal Medicine, Pathology, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, Pharmacology etc, By going through the PGIMER 2020 syllabus candidates will get an idea about the format and structure of the questions.
PGIMER Result 2020
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh has announced the result of PGIMER MD/MS 2020 for July session in online mode on June 22. Candidates will be able to check their PGIMER result by using the credentials – User/Login ID and Password in the login window. PGIMER result 2020 will be announced on the basis of marks secured in the entrance exam by the candidates. PGIMER result for July session contains the following details – name, marks secured, total percentile, subject-wise scores and total percentile.
PGIMER Cut Off 2020
The exam conducting body releases the minimum qualifying cut off percentile along with the prospectus for July session of PGIMER MD/MS 2020. The cut off of PGIMER 2020 is the minimum marks that must be secured by the candidates in order to get shortlisted for the counselling round. PGIMER cutoff is determined on the basis of the following factors – total number of vacancies, total number of candidates appeared in the exam and difficulty level of the exam. Candidates can check below the minimum cutoff percentile of PGIMER from the table.
PGIMER Cut off 2020 – Minimum Percentile
|General and Sponsored/Deputed||55th percentile|
|OBC, SC/ST, PwBD||50th percentile|
PGIMER Counselling 2020
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh will conduct PGIMER counselling 2020 for July session in three rounds. The seats allotted in PGIMER counselling are done on the basis of marks as well as rank secured, preferences provided, availability of seats and reservation criteria. For the first round of PGIMER counselling 2020, number of candidates invited for counselling will be three times the number of vacancies. The counselling will involve – document verification, interview and payment of admission fees. Candidates who have allotted seats as per their choice will further have to pay the admission fees to confirm their seat.
PGIMER Seat Reservation 2020
As per the prospectus of July session, PGIMER 2020 seat reservation for various categories is according to the norms of Government of India. Also, 5 percent seats will be reserved for the candidates from rural areas and other 5 percent of seats are reserved for Persons with Disability as per the criteria for seat reservation in PGIMER 2020.
PGIMER 2020 – Admission Fees
Candidates can check below the admission fees of PGIMER MD/MS 2020:
Admission Fees of PGIMER
|PGIMER Tuition Fee||Rs.250|
|Security||Rs.1000 (Refundable after completion of course)|
PGIMER 2020 – Hostel Fees
FAQs related to PGIMER 2020
Below we have provided some of the questions generally asked by the candidates.
Question 1: Can we get the application form of PGIMER MD/MS 2020 in offline mode?
Answer: No,The application form of PGIMER will be available only in online mode.
Question 2: How many times PGIMER 2020 is held?
Answer: PGIMER 2020 is held twice in a year – January Session and July Session.
Question 3: What type of questions will be there in the entrance test?
Answer: There will be 250 multiple choice questions in PGIMER.
Question 4: Will there be any negative marking in the entrance test?
Answer: Yes, there will be negative marking in PGIMER MD/MS 2020.
Question 5: Who can apply for PGIMER 2020?
Answer: Candidates who have completed MBBS and have completed one year of the rotatory internship will be eligible for PGIMER.
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