Jawaharlal Institute of Post – Graduate Medical Education and Research – JIPMER Pondicherry

Jawaharlal Institute of Post – Graduate Medical Education and Research – JIPMER Pondicherry

Jawaharlal Institute of Post – graduate Medical Education and Research ( JIPMER ), Pondicherry is one of the premier medical colleges and hospitals in India. JIPMER traces its origin to 1823 when a medical school called Ecole de Medicine de Pondicherry was established by French government. After Pondicherry’s transfer to India, Government of India took over the medical college in 1956.

In 1964, the medical college was upgraded as a Regional Centre and was christened as Jawaharlal Institute of Post – graduate Medical Education and Research ( JIPMER ). JIPMER is affiliated to Pondicherry University and has a tertiary care referral hospital. The hospital is under the direct administrative control of Directorate General of Health Services ( DGHS ), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

Campus of JIPMER :

JIPMER campus is located in the western entrance of Pondicherry on the highway and spread over 195 acres of sloping land that is a hillock, known in vernacular as ‘Gorimedu’. The campus is self sufficient in many ways and contains well laid roads, green trees & plants apart from Post – Office, Bank, Shopping centre, Hostels, and Residential complex.

Facilities at JIPMER :

  1. Library
  2. Laboratories
  3. Post – Office
  4. Bank
  5. Shopping Center
  6. Hostels
  7. Residential Complex
  8. Hospital Facility

Faculties of JIPMER :

  • Anatomy
  • Anaesthesiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology & STD
  • TB & Chest Diseases
  • Ear, Nose & Throat
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Medicine
  • Microbiology
  • Medical Education
  • Neurology
  • Obs & Gyn
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • P & SM
  • Radiodiagnosis
  • Radiotherapy
  • Surgery
  • Urology

JIPMER Entrance Exams :

JIPMER ( Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research ) is the common entrance test being conducted by the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry. The institute offers a number of medical and paramedical courses.

Courses offered by Jawaharlal Institute of Post – graduate Medical Education and Research ( JIPMER ), Pondicherry

1. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

  • Category : Medicince and Surgery
  • Degree : MBBS
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 4 Years 6 Months


Basic Eligibility for JIPMER :

  • Minimum qualification required is that a candidate must pass Higher Secondary ( 10th, +2 level ) or equivalent examination from a recognized Board with the Science subjects PCB ( Physics, Chemistry, Biology ).

Minimum Marks : 60%

Number of seats : 75.

2. Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology

  • Category : Medical Lab Technology
  • Degree : B.Sc.
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 3 Years

Basic Eligibility for JIPMER :

  • Minimum qualification required is that a candidate must pass Higher Secondary ( 10th, +2 level ) or equivalent examination from a recognized Board with the Science subjects PCB ( Physics, Chemistry, Biology ).

Minimum Marks : 60%.

3. Bachelor of Medical Record Science

  • Category : Other Medicine Certificate Courses
  • Degree : Certificate
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 3 Years


Basic Eligibility for JIPMER :

  • Minimum qualification required is that a candidate must pass Higher Secondary ( 10th, +2 level ) or equivalent examination from a recognized Board with the Science subjects PCB ( Physics, Chemistry, Biology ).

Minimum Marks : 60%.

4. Doctor of Philosophy in Anatomy

  • Category : Other Ph.D Courses
  • Degree : Ph.D.
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years

Basic Eligibility for JIPMER : M.Phil.

5. Doctor of Philosophy in Physiology

  • Category : Other Ph.D Courses
  • Degree : Ph.D.
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus
  • Duration : 2 Years


Basic Eligibility for JIPMER :
M.Phil.

Contact Jawaharlal Institute of Post – graduate Medical Education and Research ( JIPMER ), Pondicherry

Name : Jawaharlal Institute of Post – graduate Medical Education and Research ( JIPMER ), Pondicherry
Location : Dhanvantri Nagar, Gorimedu, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, India
Contact No : 0413 – 2272380, 2272181
Email : director@jipmer.edu.in
Website : www.jipmer.edu