PGIMER 2018 Application Form: The application form of PGIMER 2018 for January session will be available in Sept 2017. PGIMER 2018 will be held twice in the year – once in January and once in July. Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research is the prestigious institution located in Chandigarh. The institution offers the medical research and training for the students. Every year, the institution conducts the entrance exam with the name of PGIMER . It is a University level exam which is conducted two times in a year. Through PGIMER, students are admitted into PG courses like MD, MS, etc in January and July session. The admission will be provided on the basis of entrance exam conducted by the institution. Students can get the PGIMER 2018 exam dates, application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, etc from this article.
Brief Details About the PGIMER 2018 Entrance Exam
- Organizing Body: Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh.
- Examination Name: PGIMER 2018- Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research Entrance Exam.
- The level of Exam: University Level.
- Admission for PG Medical Courses.
- Mode of Application: Online.
- Category: Entrance Exam.
- Application Starts From –September 2017.
- Date of Examination: November/December 2017.
- Official Website: pgimer.edu.in
PGIMER 2018 Application Form
Candidates must enter valid information in the form. Do not leave any column blank. Use only the available modes of fee payment to pay fee.
|Name of course||Dates for application form||Dates for fee payment|
|MD / MS Jan 2018 Session||01 Oct – 30 Oct 2017||01 Oct – 03 Nov 2017|
|House Jobs (OHS) Jan 2018 Session||01 Oct – 30 Oct 2017||01 Oct – 03 Nov 2017|
PGIMER 2018 Application Fee
- Students can pay the fee through SBI Bank Challan.
- The application fee for General category is 1000/-.
- For SC/ST/PWD category, the application fee is 800/-.
- PWD candidates are exempted from paying the fee.
PGIMER Admit Card 2018
The PGIMER 2018 Admit card can be downloaded from the website from 12th November 2017 for MD/MS courses. It is mandatory to bring the valid admit card in the examination hall with one photo ID proof. Admit card can be accessed through online mode. It will include the student’s name, roll number, exam center, exam date, exam venue. Keep the admit card safe till counselling process gets over.
PGIMER 2018 Exam Pattern
PGIMER 2018 for MD/MS will be of 3 hours and shall consist of 250 objective-type questions (MCQs). Questions will be drawn from following subjects:
|Subject||No of questions|
|Medicine and Surgery||36 questions each|
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology||18 questions each|
|Paediatrics, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology, ENT and Applied Biochemistry||12 questions each|
|Anatomy, Forensic Medicine, Dermatology, Anaesthesia, Physiology, Psychiatry, Social & Preventive Medicine, Radiodiagnosis, and Radiotherapy||6 questions each|
For DM/M.Ch. Courses
PGIMER 2018 for DM/M.Ch. will be of 1.5 hours and shall consist of 100 objective-type questions (MCQs). Negative marking shall apply for incorrect answers.
For MDS Course
PGIMER 2018 for MDS will be of 1.5 hours and shall consist of 100 objective-type questions (MCQs). Negative marking shall apply for incorrect answers.
PGIMER Result 2018
Students can check their result of PGIMER 2018 entrance exam from the website via online mode. The PGIMER 2018 Result has been released on 27th November 2017 for MD/MS courses. For DM/MCH & MHA courses it has been released on 18th December. The result has been declared by the PGIMER, Chandigarh. The result for all courses is releasing on different dates.
PGIMER Counselling 2018
The PGIMER 2018 Counselling is held in offline mode at Bhargava Auditorium, PGI, Chandigarh. Counselling has been conducted on 15th December 2017 for MD/MS courses. Students have to present in person for the counselling. Candidates have to carry all the required documents for the verification process. Counselling will take place in four rounds. Shortlisted candidates have to pay Rs. 2485/- as the first installment fee on the spot. Distribution of seats will be done on the basis of scores obtained in the entrance exam. Counselling for DM/MCH & MHA courses will be held on 20th December.