The Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research (JIPMER) is a medical school located in Pondicherry, the capital of the Union Territory of pondicherry, in India. JIPMER is an Institute of National Importance (INI) and a tertiary care referral hospital that is under the direct administrative control of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare,Government of India with autonomy to run its internal administration.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates taking the JIPMER MBBS exam must be Indian nationals/Overseas Citizens of India/National Residents of India.
  • Candidates must attain the age of 17 years 
  • In order to fulfil JIPMER MBBS 2020 eligibility criteria, candidates must have studied Biology/Biotechnology, Physics and Chemistry with practical tests in these tests in Class 12 from a recognised board. Apart from these subjects, English should be studied as a core subject in Class 12. NRI and OCI candidates must show a certificate approved from Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi stating that the qualifying exam is equivalent to Class 12 exam.
  • Candidates must have passed in all the above-mentioned subjects individually and should also score at least a 60% score in Biology/Biotechnology, Chemistry and Physics combined. Candidates belonging to reserved categories or PwD categories must score a minimum of 50%. 

JIPMER MBBS Exams Syllabus


Thermodynamics, Optics, Atoms & Nuclei, Dual Matter of Nature Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Currents, Current Electricity Electromagnetic Waves Electrostatics, Electronic Devices, Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism.


Surface Chemistry, Biomolecules, Electrochemistry, Alcohols, Aldehydes, Ketones & Carboxylic acids Phenols & Ethers, D & F block elements, p Block Elements, Haloalkanes & Haloarenes Solutions, Solid state, Polymers, Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen, Chemistry in Everyday life Chemical Kinetics, Coordination Compounds Isolation of Elements.


Cell Structure & Function Structural Organisation in plants & Animals, Human Physiology Biotechnology, Diversity in Living Organisms Genetics & Evolution, Biology & Human Welfare Plant Physiology, Ecology Environment.

English Language & Comprehension

Section A: Reading Unseen Passage, Note Making

Section B:Writing Skills

Section C:Literature & Long Reading

Logic & Quantitative Reasoning

Coding & Decoding, Figure Completion Test Substitution, Blood Relationships, Theme Detection, Number & Alphabetical Series Quantitative Aptitude etc.