JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission 2022-23: Application Form, Dates

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission 2022-23 – Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Puducherry invites applications for PhD admission for the academic session 2022-23 for NET Fellowship-qualified candidates.

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Programs

The institute invites applications for admission to Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Programme, being offered in the following departments in the current cycle.

DepartmentNo. of Seats
Biochemistry03 Seat
Clinical Pharmacology
Medical Oncology01 Seat
Dermatology 
Neonatology 
Physiology
Preventive & Social Medicine 01 Seat
Obstetrics and Gynaecology 01 Seat
Psychiatry01 Seat
Neurology01 Seat

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

Date of advertisement and opening of online registration form25 October 2022
Online registration and application closes on09 November 2022
Publishing of eligible candidates list16 November 2022
Interview dates (tentative)19 December 2022
Declaration of final results22 December 2022

This admission cycle will be repeated every 4 months in a calendar year (February-March 2023; June-July 2023; October-November 2023). The relevant dates will be announced through the JIPMER
website at the commencement of each cycle.

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria

A candidate seeking admission to the course of study leading to the award of PhD degree must possess any one of the following qualifications:

  • Medical/Nursing qualification
    • MD from an MCI/NMC-recognized medical college/ MSc Nursing from a institution recognized by the INC. The degree(s) should have been registered with the NMC/INC.
  • Non-Medical Qualification
    • Master’s Degree (2 or 3-year course) from a UGC recognized Indian University or equivalent in the subject as per requirement of the project.
  • Candidates should have at least 60% aggregate marks (55% for SC/ST/OBC/OPH candidates) in the qualifying examination mentioned above.
  • The candidates, who are likely to complete requisite qualification and degree by October 31, 2022 may also apply. However, they must complete all the requirements for such qualification by this date, and those completing these after October 31, 2021 will NOT be eligible.
  • Candidates with Master’s degree through a distance-learning course are not eligible.
  • The candidates should have qualified in one of the following National entrance tests in the last 2 years.
    • Joint CSIR – UGC NET for JRF
    • UGC – JRF
    • ICMR – JRF
    • UGC – SRF
    • ICMR – SRF
    • CSIR – JRF
    • DBT – JRF
    • CSIR – SRF
    • DBT – SRF
    • DST – JRF
    • INSPIRE Fellowship
    • DST – SRF
  • Candidates with fellowships similar/equivalent to the above are also eligible to apply.
  • This does NOT include those with NET (Lectureship) qualified under DBT /DST/ICMR / UGC.

For Topic Wise Requirements refer to Notification.

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission 2022-23 Application Process

  • Only candidates with JRF/SRF (or equivalent fellowship) are eligible to apply provided they satisfy the eligibility criteria.
  • All candidates should apply online. Each candidate can choose up to 3 subjects/departments of their interest.
  • Candidates seeking admission to entrance examination are required to apply through online mode only. (Any other mode of application will not be accepted).
  • Visit JIPMER Main Home page at www.jipmer.edu.in. and navigate to the link: “Apply online for PhD Courses admission – 2022-23 (for NET-Fellowship qualified)”.
  • Read the Notification and instructions carefully.
  • Candidates need NOT send a hard copy of the application.

Application Fee

For General (UR)/EWSRs.1,500 + Transaction Charges as applicable
For OBCRs.1,500 + Transaction Charges as applicable
For SC/STRs.1,200 + Transaction Charges as applicable
For PwDExempted from Application Fees
Mode of PaymentThrough Online Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card

Important Links

NotificationClick Here
Application LinkClick Here
JIPMER WebsiteClick Here
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Available PhD Programs

Candidates with JRF / SRF (Junior Research Fellowship / Senior Research Fellowship) can apply for admission in the following disciplines –

DepartmentNo. of Seats
Biochemistry05 Seat
Clinical Pharmacology01 Seat
Medical Oncology01 Seat
Dermatology 01 Seat
Neonatology 01 Seat
Physiology02 Seat
Preventive & Social Medicine 01 Seat
Obstetrics and Gynaecology 01 Seat
Psychiatry02 Seat
Neurology01 Seat

JIPMER Puducherry PhD Admission 2021-22 Important Dates

Date of advertisement and opening of online registration form24 November 2021 (Wednesday)
Online registration and application closes on21 December 2021 (Tuesday)
Publishing of eligible candidates list27 December 2021 (Monday)
Interview dates (tentative)First week of January 2022 (03.01.2022)
Declaration of final results and despatch of admission orderSecond week of January 2022