PGIMER Application Process 2020

Exam Date : June 14, 2020
Result Date : June 22, 2020

PGIMER 2020 Application Process

The PGIMER 2020 Application process consists of various steps and each of the steps is given below in detail. The PGIMER 2020 Application process is the first step for PGIMER 2020 exam. Students seeking to get admission to postgraduate medical science courses at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh can apply to PGIMER 2020 Exam. There are various courses available at the PGIMER, Chandigarh ranging from MS/MD to courses in Nursing and Hospital Administration. Candidates can apply to these programs by appearing for the PGIMER 2020 Exam. The registration for the exam can be done from the official website. The registration for each course is done differently. While applying candidates have to fill in their details and pay the fees. Applicants can take a look at the process mentioned below for applying to the different courses like MD/MS, MSc, and PhD offered through PGIMER Exam.

Application Process for MD/MS

  • The candidate should fill his/her online application form available on the PGI website (

  • Candidates are required to fill in their information regarding their personal details, educational qualifications and achievements.

  • No fields/columns provided in the application form should be left blank.

  • After filling application form the candidate can pay the application fee either through Credit Card/Debit Card or Netbanking.

The Applications of above-mentioned categories i.e. Foreign national and Sponsored category along with the requisite certificates must reach the office of Registrar, PGIMER, Sector-12, Chandigarh-160012, at least 15 days before the commencement of the Entrance Examination.

Note: MD/MS Candidates belonging to the Foreign National Category MUST write Three choices of Subjects on the printed Application form. 

Documents to be submitted



Foreign National Category

Sponsored Category

Presently Employed Candidates

No Objection Certification (from Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi)

Sponsorship Certificate (from Competent Authority)

No Objection Certification (from Employer)

Application Process for Ph.D

  • A list of the faculty members who are willing to take PhD students and the number of available seats will be displayed on the website. The Annexure– 7 is required to be recommended specifically by the concerned faculty member. PGIMER Vacancies will be available for the year 2020 on the official website.

  • Candidates who already have a fellowship should choose a department and the faculty member in the application form.

  • Canddates can apply only in one department and one faculty.
  • The guide will have the option to select or not select the candidates.

  • For candidates owning fellowship, GATE fellowship would be equally considered as CSIR/ICMR/DBT/DST/UGC fellowship.

  • The candidates carrying their own fellowship from various funding agencies and the In-service medical faculty of PGI will be exempted from the entrance tests and will appear in the departmental interview only which will declare them either ‘fit’ or ‘unfit’.

Application Process for M.Sc

  • Candidates can find the application forms available on the official website. 

  • Candidates are required to fill all the columns. None of the blanks or fields should be left blank.

  • The candidates are required to fill the Online Application form, upload latest scanned photograph and signature in available space on the Online Application Form.

  • Candidates will be generated with a Challan Form and which they need to deposit at any branch of State Bank of India.

Candidates can visit the PGIMER 2020 Exam Pattern which will give them a fair idea about the setting of the question paper.

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