JIPMER 2018 Answer Key, Question Paper and Analysis

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    JIPMER 2018 Answer Keys: The test takers are notified that no answer keys are released by the coordinating body. Also, the official question papers of JIPMER MBBS has not been released since 2013. JIPMER or Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, has clearly stated that their question papers are copyrighted by the authorities and release of any form of information may lead to penal action.

    This year, JIPMER 2018 was scheduled for June 3, 2018. And, the results were published at the official portal (http://jipmer.edu.in) on June 8, 2018. Minimum qualifying percentile for the general, OPH and SC/ST/OBC categories are 50%, 45% and 40% respectively

    JIPMER ResultJIPMER Cut off 2018JIPMER Participating Colleges

    A brief highlights of JIPMER MBBS Analysis is given below:

    • Physics was considered to be moderate in terms of difficulty and length, with most finding it easier than the last year.
    • Chemistry was considered the easiest of all three papers, with a difficulty curve similar to last year.
    • In all the difficulty level of the paper was easy to moderate.

    Student’s Viewpoint

    The exam was tough for Kumar, “Toughest section for me was Physics, English comprehension and logic and quantitative reasoning. While the questions from Biology and Chemistry was easy. The question from Chemistry was direct and theory based”, he said.

    Tanya, who took the exam from Mumbai, said she was nervous before the exam as she was giving first time computer based exam. “Navigation among the question palette was smooth and I was relaxed after going through the online question paper. Easy to navigate among the sections helps me to immediate switch the questions. Overall, I found Biology and English comprehension to be the easy as compared to Physics and logic and quantitative reasoning”, she explains.

    Neha, “Physics was lengthy. There were a few questions that needed a lot of working on. Chemistry was very simple. The Biology segment was of medium difficulty”, though I expected a tougher paper.

    JIPMER Answer Keys (Not Applicable)

    The answer key will be available as two sets A & B and questions were asked from Physics, Chemistry, English Language & Comprehension and Logical & Quantitative Reasoning.  With the help of JIPMER answer key, every student has the option to estimate their approximate score. Some coaching institutes also provide unofficial keys which are made by their subject experts. Candidates can use the answer keys for the following reasons:

    • To know the correct answer for the questions asked in the examination
    • It requires to know the solved steps and answers for the questions
    • To evaluate the candidate’s answers with the actual answer

    Challenging JIPMER MBBS Answer Key

    Answer key are prepared with extreme case so there is hardly any chance of the discrepancy despite if any of the candidates found the discrepancy in the answer key then they can send their objection/ suggestion to the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry in which they have to produce the relevant documents for the proof.

    The complete details about challenging the answer key have not been released by the Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry. Therefore, as soon as the answer key gets released, the information regarding the same will also be updated on this page.

    How to Download JIPMER Answer Key? (Not Applicable)

    With the help of JIPMER MBBS answer key, candidates can check their probable scores obtained in entrance exam. The answer key will also help the candidates to know their performance in exam.

    • Answer Key lists the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam.
    • The Answer Key for JIPMER MBBS will be available only after the entrance test is conducted.
    • The test paper covers the following subjects – Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Logic and Quantitative Reasoning as well as English and Comprehension.
    • Candidates can compare the given Answer Key to calculate their probable marks in JIPMER MBBS.
    • This allows candidates to gauge whether they can avail admissions if they check JIPMER MBBS Cut off marks with their probable scores.

    In order to access JIPMER answer key, candidates have to visit the website and follow the steps:

    1. Visit the official website of JIPMER.  
    2. Enter the required credentials i.e. Roll number and Date of Birth.
    3. Then, click on submit button. JIPMER Answer Key will be displayed.
    4. Download the Answer key and match answer with your answer.
    5. Take a print out for future reference.

    Method of Resolving Ties 

    In case of two or more candidates securing equal Percentile in the entrance examination their inter se merit will be determined in the following order:

    • Biology: Higher Percentile scores in Biology will result in higher ranking.
    • Chemistry: If Biology Percentiles do not break the tie, higher Percentile scores in Chemistry will result in higher ranking.
    • Physics: If Biology and Chemistry Percentiles do not break the tie, higher Percentiles scores in Physics will result in higher ranking.
    • English Language and Comprehension: If Biology, Chemistry and Physics Percentiles do not break the tie, higher Percentile scores in English Language and Comprehension will result in higher ranking.
    • Logical & Quantitative Reasoning: If Biology, Chemistry, Physics and English Language and Comprehension percentiles do not break the tie, higher Percentile scores in Logical & Quantitative Reasoning will result in higher ranking.

    JIPMER Paper Analysis 2018

    Difficulty levels of Physics, Chemistry and Biology are comparable to those of AIPMT. JIPMER was little easy going as there was no negative marking, and the English section was one of the scoring areas. Let’s have a look on sectional basis-

    Logical & Quantitative Reasoning 

    Questions asked in this section were mainly based on the reasoning and analysis. The questions are from the topics like which are readily asked in other competitive examinations. The difficulty level was always being easy in Logic & Quantitative Analysis.


    JIPMER MBBS questions are a blend of both theoretical and numerical type. The topics from the questions are formed are –

    • General Physics
    • Mechanics
    • Properties of Matter
    • Heat & Thermodynamics
    • Electricity and Magnetism
    • Optics
    • Oscillations & Waves
    • Modern Physics Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation


    Mainly chemistry questions are theoretical. Candidates with a good preparation don’t face any major problems in attempting these questions. The topics for the formulation of the questions are –

    • Basic Concepts of Chemistry
    • Chemistry in Everyday Life
    • Stoichiometry
    • States of Matter
    • Chemical Energetics and Thermodynamics
    • Equilibrium
    • Chemical Kinetics
    • Electrochemistry
    • Solutions
    • Chemistry of Representative Elements
    • Coordination Chemistry and Organo-Metallic
    • Basic Concepts of Organic Chemistry
    • Hydrocarbons
    • Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen
    • Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding
    • Biomolecules and Biological Processes
    • Biology

    This section contains questions which are direct and easy to score. The topics are –

    • General Biology
    • Animal Kingdom
    • Structural Organization in Animal Tissue
    • Human Anatomy and Physiology
    • Plant Kingdom
    • Plant Physiology
    • Plant Reproduction
    • Economic Botany


    Biology was generally deemed to be moderately difficult and this year was no different. Compared to last year though, the paper was slightly tougher. Most question were conceptual, so those with strong concepts would find it solvable in time.

    JIPMER Cut Off

    Candidates can check below for last two years’ cut off of JIPMER MBBS. The analysis of JIPMER MBBS Cut off of last two years, 2015 and 2016 reflects that the opening rank of general category candidates in 2015 was 187, whereas in 2016, the closing rank was 130. Check below to know more.

    CategoryJIPMER MBBS 2016 (closing rank)JIPMER MBBS 2015 (opening rank)
    General OPH12169
    OBC NCL76183
    OBC OPH-163
    Puducherry- UR60183
    Puducherry- SC16183
    Puducherry- ST-138
    Puducherry- OBC32-



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