JCECEB Post Graduation Medical Admission Test | JCECEB PGMAT 2016

Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (JCECE) Board has announced notification for JCECEB Jharkhand PG Medical Admission Test JCECEB PGMAT 2016. Department of Health, Medical Education & Family Welfare, Gov, applications are invited by Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (JCECE) Board, from those candidates who fulfill the criteria given below for admission in 1st year Post-Graduate Medical Degree (MD / MS) / Diploma Courses in academic session 2016-17.

Important Dates

Last Date for Submission of Application Form: 11th January 2016
Date of Exam: 07th February 2016

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Candidates must have passed the MBBS course from any Medical College of Jharkhand State (or);
  2. Those resident of Jharkhand who were admitted in Medical Colleges of Bihar up to academic session 2000 - 01 i.e. creation of Jharkhand State (They have to produce Local /Permanent residential certificate issued by D.C/S.D.O (Civil) of Jharkhand State)
  3. Click here to download Local Residential certificate format.
  4. Must have completed one year Rotatory Internship or are likely to complete it by 31st March 2016
  5. Age Limit: There is no upper age limit for appearing PGMAT - 2016


  1. For the selection of candidates for admission in Post-Graduate Medical Degree/ Diploma courses, Reservation Policy /Rules of the Govt. of Jharkhand prevailing on the date of commencement of counselling will be applicable
  2. Certificate issued by anyone other than Sub Divisional Officer - (Civil) or Dy. Commissioned of Jharkhand State shall not be entertained and will lead to rejection of his/her claim
  3. Click here to download caste certificate format for SC and ST candidates.
  4. Click here to download caste certificate format for BC-I and BC-II candidates. 

Application Fee

For General /BC-I /BC-II Candidates - Rs.2500/-
For SC/ST Candidate - Rs.1800/-

How to Apply

  1. Click here to download Application Form.
  2. Candidates may remit the fee through Demand Draft in favour of Controller of Examination, JCECEB payable at Ranchi. Candidate must his/her name along with father's name on the backside of Demand Draft/Indian Postal Order.
  3. Write "Post-Graduate Medical Admission Test-2016" in bold letter on the top of the envelope containing the Application Form "Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Exam Board, Science & Technology Campus, Sirkha Toli, Namkum-Tupudana Road, Namkum, Ranchi-834010"

Test Centre

Ranchi is the only test centre for PGMAT 2016.

Admit card

The admit card can be downloaded from board's website 3rd February 2016. Admit cars wil not be sent by post to the candidates.

Test Pattern

  1. The test duration is 3 hours.
  2. The test consists of  a total of 250 Questions
    a) Pre Clinical and Para clinical Questions: 100
    b) Clinical Questions: 150
  3. Each Question carries 1 mark.
  4. For each correct answer the candidate will get 1 mark.
  5. For each incorrect response 1/4 mark will be deducted from the total score.


The board will declare the result by the 3rd week of February 2016.

For more details please visit http://jceceb.jharkhand.gov.in/
Click here to view complete List of PG Medical Entrance Exams.