PIMS Puducherry PG Entrance Test 2016 - Application Form, Eligibility, Dates

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Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Puducherry invites applications from candidates seeking admission into its PG Medical (MD and MS) courses for the academic year 2016-2017. Candidates should appear for the PIMS PG Entrance Test 2016 to be conducted on 21st February 2016 to be conducted at PIMS, Puducherry. The PG Medical courses offered by PIMS are as follows

Courses Offered

Non Clinical
  1. MD Anatomy
  2. MD Physiology
  3. MD Biochemistry
  4. MD Pharmacology
  5. MD Pathology
  6. MD Microbiology
  7. MD Community Medicine

  1. MD General Medicine
  2. MD Paediatrics
  3. MD Dermatology
  4. MD Psychiatry
  5. MS Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  6. MD Anaesthesiology
  7. MS ENT
  8. MS Ophthalmology
  9. MS Orthopedics
  10. MS General Surgery
  11. MD Radio Diagnosis
  12. MD Pulmonary Medicine

Important Dates

Commencement of issue of application form: 6th February 2016
Last Date to receive completed application form: 20th February 2016
Date of Entrance Test: 21st February 2016


  • Candidates who have qualified for the M.B.B.S Degree and have completed their compulsory rotatory residential internship and obtained full registration before 31/03/2016 are eligible to apply for the postgraduate degree courses. 
  • Service Obligation : The Management reserves the right to insist for a Service obligation at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences from those PG candidates who complete the course successfully.
  • All admitted to the Clinical courses will have to undertake a service obligation, to work in an area of need for a minimum period of one year after completion of training. 
  • Students who do not fulfill the service obligation will not be eligible for admission to higher Postgraduate studies or for appointment as staff of PIMS

How to Apply

  • Candidates desirous of appearing for the Entrance Test should fill their application in the prescribed format and send it directly by Post/ Courier to the Registrar, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences candidates can use either the application form given along with the Information brochure, or a downloaded application from the website www.pimsmmm.com 
  • Candidates who use the downloaded application form have to pay Rs.2000/- as a Demand Draft separately towards the cost of the application along with the completed form.
  • The Application and information booklet can also be obtained in person on payment of Rs 2,000/- by cash from the Office of the Registrar, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences or can be obtained by Post by sending a requisition along with Demand Draft for Rs.2050 /- inclusive of postal charges drawn in favour of Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, payable at Pondicherry. 
  • After processing, if found eligible, the Hall Ticket will be sent to the candidate

Entrance Test Pattern

  • The test you are taking, is of 180 minutes duration. 
  • The Examination you will take has 250 Questions of one mark each with a total of 250 marks. 
  • Each correct answer fetches 1 mark. There is no negative marking. 

Hall Ticket

After processing the application form, the Hall Ticket for PIMS PG ENTRANCE TEST, containing the Name, Registration Number, Photograph and Entrance Test Centre will be sent to the candidate by post & email. The Hall ticket must be produced at the time of Entrance Test.

For more details please visit http://www.pimsmmm.com/
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