PGIMER 2018: Result, Cut Off, Counselling (Started), Admission Procedure

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PGIMER 2019 (MD/MS Courses for January Session) 1st Counseling has been Started from 14th December 2018 Counseling will be organized on offline mode only. PGIMER stands for Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research and it is a prestigious institution located in Chandigarh. The candidate is provided for medical research and training facilities.

Through this exams, the candidate can take admission into  MD, MS, DM, MDS (Master of Dental Surgery) and other PG courses. This examination is called as PGIMER examination. Various college &  institution of government and private except the score of PGIMER exams.

It is organized in two sessions in a year, the first session will be in January and the second session will be in July. On basis of the score of the candidate, admission will b given to deserving candidates.

Candidates can check out detail related to PGIMER exams, Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Etc from this article.

PGIMER 2019 Notifications – 1st Counseling Started for MD/MS Courses

newicon PGIMER 2019 1st Counseling has been Started Offline (for MD/MS Courses Jan. Session) from 14th December 2018. Click Here to Check Counseling Details. 

 PGIMER 2018 Counselling (July Session) (Round 2) for MD/MS courses is organizing on 25th July 2018 and 31st July 2018 (3rd round). Click here to view notice.

 Get the latest updates & notifications about PGIMER 2018 Counselling & Admission Details. Check here.

PGIMER 2018 Result (July Session) for DM/MCh & MHA courses has been released on 21st June 2018. Click here to view the result.

PGIMER 2018 1st Counselling (July Session) for MD/MS courses is organized on 15th June 2018 through offline mode. Click here to view notice.

PGIMER 2018 Exam Date for DM/MCH & MHA courses has been revised now. The exam will be conducted on 19th June 2018.

PGIMER 2018 Result (July Session) for MD/MS courses has been declared on 14th May 2018. Click here to check the result.

 List of ineligible candidates for MD/MS courses has been published now. Click here to view list.

  • PGIMER 2018 Counselling (Second Round) for MD/MS courses is organizing on 9th January 2018 through offline mode. 
  • Click here to view Seat Matrix for PGIMER 2nd Counselling.
  • PIGIMER 2018 Result for DM/MCh & MHA courses has been released now Click here to view the result.
  • PGIMER 2018 1st Counselling for MD/MS courses has been conducted on 15th December 2017 via offline mode.Click here to view counseling notice.
  • Click here To view the list of candidates eligible for counseling.
  • PGIMER 2018 Admit Card for MD/MS courses has been released on 12th November 2017. Candidates can download the admit card through login. Click here to get your admit card.
  • List of ineligible candidates for MD/MS January 2018 session has been released now. Click here to view list.
  • PGIMER 2018 Application Form for MD/MS courses has been released now. Candidates can fill the application until 30th October 2017. Click here to fill online application.
  • PGIMER 2018 Application form for DM/MCH & MHA courses has been released. The last date to submit the application is 13th November 2017.Click here to fill the

Click here to view Admission Notice.

PGIMER Exam Dates 2018

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Candidate should know Exam dates events and tentative. Detail such as Online application starts, Last date of application form, Last date to deposit the fee, Admit card released, are provided on a schedule.

Online registration starts15th March 2018
Last date of registration16th April 2018
Last date to deposit the fee21st April 2018
Admit card publishedMay 2018
MD/MS exam date13th May 2018
Result Published14th May 2018
1st Counselling15th June 2018
2nd Counselling12th July 2018
3rd Counselling25th July 2018

Here we have given the official dates for DM, MCH & MHA courses:

Application release1st April 2018
Last date for Submission of Online Applications30th April 2018
Last date for Application Fee Payment4th May 2018
Date of Examination19th June 2018
Result announcementJune 2018
Clinical & practical exam20th June 2018
Counselling21st June 2018

PGIMER  Result 2018

The PGIMER 2018 Result has been released on 14th May 2018 for MD/MS courses. The result has been declared by the PGIMER, Chandigarh. Candidates can check their result through online, official portal of authority. The candidate is suggested to keep printed copies of result for further use and admission process.

The candidate has to enter their application number and date of birth in official portal if candidate type wrong detail in the site the page will show error. For correct page type correct detail in it.

Students would be able to check their computerized result of PGIMER 2018 entrance exam in the meantime after 24 hours from the website at Candidates will need to log in using their credentials in order to obtain the result.

In the event that results in releases as PDF file, then they can download it online. Since computer-based result assessment takes place, therefore, therefore, the university may not allow raising objections on the result.

Candidate can save the result in phone/Laptop or can take a screenshot of result for further use. Personally, result will be not sent to any candidate or by via post.

  • Candidates can view their score through the login window on the official website.
  • Candidates can check the PGIMER Result in the second week of January.
  • The authority may also intimate about the result to candidates individually.
  • PGIMER scorecard will be made available via online mode through the website.
  • Candidates are advised to take the printout of the result for further use.


Follow the steps provided below to check PGIMER Result:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on “Result link”.
  • Enter your roll number and date of birth.
  • Check your PGIMER


PGIMER 2018 MD/MS July Session

15th March 2018Commencement of Submission of Online Applications
16th April 2018Last date for Submission of Online Applications
21st April 2018Last date for Application Fee Payment
(Through Bank Pay-in-Slip)
13 May 2018Theory examination10 amAt various centres in Chandigarh
14 May 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
15 June 20181st Counselling11 amBhargava auditorium
12 July 20182nd Counselling11 amBhargava auditorium
25 July 20183rd Counselling11 amBhargava auditorium

PGIMER 2018 MDS / House Jobs (OHS) July Session

01st April 2018Commencement of Submission of Online Applications
30th April 2018Last date for Submission of Online Applications
04th May 2018Last date for Application Fee Payment
03 June 2018Theory examination10 amAt various centers in Chandigarh
04 June 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
06 Jun 20181st Counselling2.30 pmLecture Theatre No. 1

PGIMER 2018 DM / MCh / MHA July Session

01st April 2018Commencement of Submission of Online Applications
30th April 2018Last date for Submission of Online Applications
04th May 2018Last date for Application Fee Payment
17 June 2018Theory examination10 amAt various centers in Chandigarh
18 June 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
20 June 2018Clinical / Practical exam10 amIn department concerned
21 June 2018Counselling3 pmLecture Theatre No. 1

PGIMER 2018 MSc Nursing / Fellowship / MPH July Session

24 June 2018Theory examination10 amLecture Theatre B Block, PGI Chandigarh
25 June 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
26 June 2018Clinical / Practical exam for MPH and Fellowship10 amDepartment of community medicine
27 June 2018Counselling2.30 pmLecture Theatre No. 1

PGIMER 2018 PhD / PGDPHM / MSc MLT / MSc July Session

08 July 2018Theory examination10 amAt various centres in Chandigarh
09 July 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
10 July 2018Clinical / Practical exam10 amIn department concerned
11 July 2018Counselling3 pmLecture Theatre No. 1

PGIMER 2018 BSc Nursing / BSc Nursing Post-Basic July Session

12 August 2018Theory examination10 amAt various centers in Chandigarh
13 August 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
16 August 2018Counselling11 amBhargava auditorium

PGIMER 2018 Paramedical July Session

19 August 2018Theory examination10 amAt various centers in Chandigarh
20 August 2018Declaration of result11 amBhargava auditorium
23 August 20181st Counselling11 amBhargava auditorium
19 September 20182nd Counselling11 amLecture Theatre No. 1

PGIMER Counselling

The PGIMER 2018 Counselling will be conducted in offline mode. Counselling will be started from 15th June 2018 for MD/MS courses. Candidate will be given seat according to their performance in entrance test. Candidate interested in counseling can download letter od counseling from an official site. For admission 4 round is set from that whichever candidate passed that candidate will be given admission.

Candidate while attaining PGIMER counseling bring original required document for registration and verification. If candidate submits the incorrect document for registration and found in scrutiny that candidate admissions will be canceled.

How To Apply

  1. Firstly all the candidates have to visit the official website:
  2. Then click on the link “Apply Online”.
  3. Then fill all the details as asked like Personal details, education Qualification etc.
  4. Then you will get the option of making the payment online or Offline mode.
  5. Then click on the link as per your suitability.
  6. If you are going to make the payment online then you can make the payment either Net Banking or Debit Card.
  7. At last, take the print out of application form and keep it with you for future use.

Documents to be needed at the time of counseling:

  • MBBS Degree Certificate
  • 10thcertificate or its equivalent
  • Migration certificate
  • Character certificate
  • Certificate of internship
  • Caste certificate
  • Rural certificate
  • 3 copies of latest passport size photograph



PGIMER Application Form 2018

Candidate can fill the application form through an online official portal. The online application will be available Online Only.

  • Students can avail the PGIMER 2018 application form from the website.
  • The application form for MD/MS courses has been released from 15th March 2018.
  • Students can fill the application form through online mode.

The candidate is advised to fill and submit the application before the due date. If the candidate submits after the due date application will not be accepted. A candidate is requested to fill the application in the given format and upload scanned image of passport size photograph and signature with it.


  • Students can avail the PGIMER 2018prospectus and application form from the website.
  • Students can fill the application form through online
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in JPEG format. The size of the images should not exceed than 50KB.
  • Students are required to keep safe the application number and Password for future use.
  • Applicants are advised to take a printout of the filled-in application form for further references.

All PGIMER Forms: All application forms of PGI Chandigarh admission and entrance exams come at

Application fee: 

Candidate can pay through online as well as offline mode. Candidate can pay through online debit, credit card or net banking or by via Challan payment of SBI Bank. According to category application fees is charged to the candidate.

Category of GEN/OBC candidate has to pay Rs. 1000/- and candidate SC/ST/PWD have to pay Rs. 800/-  for an application form. Below is given amount and category wise application fees in the table.

  • 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/-.x
  • PwD candidates are exempted from paying the fee. 

PGIMER Application Fee

Type of categoryApplication Fee
1. General and OBC category applicants:-Rs. 1,000/-
2. SC and ST category applicants:-Rs. 800/-

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate should know about eligibility criteria for PGIMER exams. If a candidate fails to about it, then the candidate will face difficulty at the time of admission process. The candidate is advised to read full eligibility criteria for PGIMER exam. Candidate should be an Indian citizen or from the residential state.

Detail like Candidates has to complete the MBBS or degree from recognized by the MCI (Medical Council of India) for  MD & MS course. More detail in detail is provided.

The eligibility criteria for PGIMER courses are listed below:

  • Qualifying Exam: For MD/MS courses, the student must hold the MBBS or equivalent Degree recognized from Medical Council of India. For MDS programmes, students must have the BDS Degree from Panjab University recognized under Dental Council of India. Students should have the MD/MS Degree of DM course.

  • Internship: Candidates must have completed or due to complete one-year rotatory internship training on or before 31st December/30th June for January and July session respectively.

  • Applicant must be registered with Central /State Medical Registration Council.


PGIMER Exam Pattern


Candidate will be given 3 hours to complete their PGIMER paper no extra time will be given to any candidate. Paper will be organised in a single section or phase. PGIMER Exam mode will be of Pen, Paper and written based test.

Candidate should use blue or black ball pen on the exam paper. PGIMER test will have 250 Multiple Choice questions with one correct response out of five points. PGIMER test will be released only in the English language.


Check the exam pattern of PGIMER from the below section:


  • Duration of Exam:3 hours will be provided to complete the exam.
  • Type of Questions:The questions paper will be base on Objective Type Questions.
  • Number of Questions: T here are total 200 questions in the exam.
  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be held in offline mode.
  • Negative Marking: There is a provision of negative marking in PGIMER entrance exam.



Questions will be as follows: – Of QuestionsMaximum Marks
5.Current Affairs & GK1010

PGIMER Admit Card

As every candidate know hall ticket is a mandatory documents without it candidate will be not allowed to attain exams paper in exams center. It is candidate responsibility to keep their hall ticket safe till the completion of exams. Candidate can download their hall ticket through online, official portal.

The Admit / Hall Ticket card will be available for download on the official website. It is important to realize that the valid admission card is important to enter the examination room. In addition, perform an identification test.

The access supports the map via online mode at All essential information such as the student’s name, file number, examination center, examination date, examination location are there. It is strongly recommended that the admission card be kept safely until the admission process is complete.

The candidate who successfully registered their document can download admit card/hall ticket. Hall ticket contains candidate related detail like candidate name roll number, center, address, the birth of dates, and ID. The candidate is requested to keep printed copies of hall ticket for further use.

  • Only those candidates will be able to get the admit card who have successfully submitted their online application form.
  • PGIMER Admit Card will be provided to students through online mode.
  • Candidates can download the hall ticket by entering their User ID and Password.
  • The admit card will contain details like Name of the candidate, Test date, User ID / Registration Number, PWD status, etc.
  • It is mandatory to bring the admit card to the examination center on the day of the examination.

Admit Card can be downloaded by following the given below steps:

  • Log on to the official website of PGIMER
  • Log in using your unique User ID and password, created at the time of filling PGIMER Application Form
  • Download the PGIMER Admit Card
  • Take the printout of the same



 PGIMER Answer Key

Candidate attains exams, after few days can check the PGIMER Answer key. Through online, official portal of authority candidate can check out answer key of PGIMER. This will show their performance and according to that candidates can prepare for further steps.

Candidate can estimate marks and roughly check question answer written in an examination. This will help the candidate to roughly check marks of exams.


Below is given detail of PGIMER answer key:

  • The answer key will contain the correct answers of the questions asked in the PGIMER
  • PGIMER answer key will be published within a week after the examination.
  • Students can get the answer key via online mode through the website.
  • Through answer key, candidates can have an idea about their performance in the examination.


PGIMER Cut Off Marks

Candidate score above cut-off marks will get admission in college. Different college has different cut- off marks. Every college change cut off marks according to candidateappearing  PGIMER marking scheme, the number of seats and difficulty level of the entrance exams.

Candidate should know previous and present year cut off marks. This will help- candidates to select Favorit College according to their marks.

Below is given Cut-off marks of PGIMER:


1.Open (General) and Sponsored/Deputed55th Percentile
2.OBC, OPH. SC/ST. Rural Area, Foreign Nationals50th Percentile
3.Bhutanese Nationals45th Percentile


PGIMER Calculation of Score

The method of calculation of score has been mentioned below for applicants to refer to.

  • The score of PGIMER will be calculated in a very objective manner without any human bias and subjectivity.
  • PGIMER Question Paper consists of 250 questions, each with five response option.
  • One or more of these five responses can be correct. In total, there are 1250 responses.
  • There are some correct responses in the question paper (a) and some incorrect responses (b, so that a+b = 1250).
  • The candidates’ responses are to the 1250 possible responses are matched with the true answer with the help of customized software.
  • True correct responses are given positive marks while incorrect responses are marked negatively. Blank responses are not evaluated.

Formula used to calculate the percentage score of PGIMER exam:

  • The calculation of the PGIMER 2017 Percentage Score is through a formula: [x/a-y/b] x 100.
  • For example: A candidate has marked 580 responses as correct out of 600 correct responses in a question paper. Out of the marked 580 responses, 450 are truly correct and the remaining 130 are incorrect,
  • Then a = 600, b = 650, x = 450 and y = 130. Therefore the percentage score of the candidate will be: [(450/600) – (130/650)] x 100 = 55.0.

Steps for downloading the PGIMER Cut Off Marks

  • Visit the official website of PGIMER provided above.
  • Click on the download button in the Task Bar at the right corner.
  • Search for the Cut off Marks of PGIMER Exam.
  • The Cut off Marks PGIMER will be available for downloading.
  • Download the PGIMER & Check the Answers in the Cut Off Marks.


PGIMER Exam Syllabus

Candidate before going to prepare for exam go through exams pattern and syllabus this will help candidates in studies. Candidate is suggest while appearing in exam attains that question which you know perfectly and after that attain complicating question this will help you to complete paper.


The syllabus for PGIMER Entrance Exam for Master’s Degree will be from subject studied in the MBBS by the candidates. The tentative number of question in each subject studies by the candidates during MBBS is given below:

  • Applied Anatomy
  • Applied Biochemistry
  • Immunogenetic & Molecular Biology
  • Applied Physiology
  • Pathology-15, Pharmacology
  • Microbiology
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Social & Preventive Medicine
  • Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • Dermatology
  • psychiatry
  • Radiodiagnosis
  • Radiotherapy
  • Surgery
  • ENT
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Ophthalomology
  • Anaesthesia
  • Obst. & Gynaecology


How to Prepare PGIMER


  • Correct strategy & time schedule is the key to crack any exam.
  • Prepare a proper time table according to your daily schedule and manage your time equally for all the subjects.
  • Gather all the details about the syllabus and cover every single topic in your preparation.
  • Find out the best books and study materials for preparations.
  • Practice from previous year question papers it will help you to know more about the exam pattern.
  • Take healthy & nutritious diet and do exercise & yoga it will help you to remain physically fit.



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