PGIMER 2018 APPLICATION & REGISTRATION
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
PGIMER 2018 will be held twice in the year - once in January and once in July. The registration process for PGIMER 2018 is completely online. For the January session, application process will begin in September 2017 and the application process for July session will begin in March 2018.
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh conducts a bi-annual entrance exam for its Training branch on various disciplines. Eligible candidates can apply for MD, MS, DM, M. Ch, MHA, Fellowship Course, MPH, M. Sc Medical Laboratory Technology, M. Sc, PhD, PGDPHM, B. Sc, and various para medical courses.
PGIMER 2018 Application Form can be filled in the 2nd week of September 2017. The last date to submit the same is the 2nd week of October 2017. PGIMER 2018 exam is scheduled to be held in the last week of November 2017.
Candidates must keep a track of the following important dates that are applicable to PGIMER 2018 Application Form:
|PGIMER 2018 January Session Online Registration commences from||2nd week of September, 2017|
|Last date to submit the PGIMER January Session Applications||2nd week of October, 2017|
|PGIMER 2018 January Session last date for fee payment||2nd week of October, 2017|
|PGIMER 2018 January Session admit card will be available from||1st week of November, 2017|
|PGIMER 2018 January Session exam date||Last week of November to 3rd week of December, 2017|
|PGIMER 2018 July Session Online Registration commences from||2nd week of March, 2018|
|Last date to submit the PGIMER July Session Applications||2nd week of April, 2018|
|PGIMER 2018 July Session last date for fee payment||2nd week of April, 2018|
|PGIMER 2018 July Session admit card will be available from||1st week of May, 2018|
|PGIMER 2018 July Session exam date||2nd week of May to 3rd week of June, 2018|
Candidates must note that the dates mentioned above are tentative and are subjected to change at the discretion of the exam conducting body. Candidates are advised to visit the official website of PGIMER, Chandigarh on a regular basis to keep a track of the dates and keep themselves updated with the exam process and dates.
PGIMER Chandigarh lays down PGIMER 2018 eligibility criteria for the applicants. Candidates must follow these guidelines while applying or else their application will be deemed invalid.
Eligibility criteria for Sponsored or Deputed Candidates:
PGIMER 2018 Application Form is to be filled online. Candidates can fill the exam form by following the steps listed below:
Step 1 - Creating an Account
Candidates will have to create a login id and password first with their valid email id
Step 2 - Filling up the Form
Once the Login ID and Password is created by the candidates, they will now have to open the application form and fill in the details like:
Step 3 - Selecting the course
Candidates will now have to select the courses they are applying for. They can choose from
Step 4 - Uploading documents
Candidates will now have to upload the following documents as proof of validation to the information they have given in the application form.
Step 5 – Payment of Application Fee
Candidates will now have to pay the application fee based on the course they have chosen to apply for and their category. Payment has to be done using a SBI eChallan or SBI iCollect. This will be available online along with the application form. Candidates will have to take a print out of the same and use it for the payment of their PGIMER application fees.
Step 6 - Final steps
If a candidate is unable to complete the entire application process in one go because of any issue, they can save the draft and logout of their account. The form will be saved as is and candidates can log in again later and can fill up the complete form and make the payment. Candidates must note that payment of the fees is the full and final step of the application process. Once the fees are paid, no changes will be allowed in the application form.
Candidates will have to carry the printout of their copy of the eChallan or iCollect receipt with them for all future reference related to the admission through PGIMER 2018 till the time of the admission to the candidates’ preferred and chosen course.
Candidates have to upload a scanned image of his/her passport size photograph and signature as per the required specifications set by PGIMER conducting body. The scanner resolution should be set to a minimum of 200 dpi (dots per inch) for optimum results.
Passport size photograph image
PGIMER 2018 Application Fee will differ from category to category and course to course. The application fees mentioned below will be based on the category of the candidate and the number of courses he/ she applies to. Candidates can note down the fee structure of PGIMER 2018 from the table below:
|Category||DM / M. Ch||MHA / Para medical courses||MPH / M.Sc||M.Sc MLT / Fellowship/ PGDPHM|
|SC / ST||800||800||800|
Candidates will have to pay the fee using a SBI eChallan which will will be generated while filling up the application form. Candidates will have to take a print out of the same, then go to any SBI branch and in the account mentioned on the brochure and eChallan. Alternatively, candidates can pay the fees through SBI iCollect. The details will again be mentioned on the brochure and online, while filling up the application form.
Given below is the table containing information about the details to be filled in PGIMER 2018 Application Form: -
|Name||As per their Class X certificate|
|Guardian’s Name||Name of their father/mother/guardian as per the class X certificate|
|Date of Birth||As per class X certificate|
|Category||First appropriate category - Gen/SC/ST|
|Gender||Male or Female|
|Qualifying Exam||Details of last qualifying exam - MBBS|
|Address||Correct address of communication with Pin Code|
|Communication Details||Correct phone number and email id|
|Photograph and Signature||Recent passport size photograph and signa ture in the given format|
|Internship Details||Internship details of 12 months rotating internship|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College