Government Medical Colleges in Puducherry.
There are 2 government Medical colleges in Puducherry.
1(one) institution from the list is IGMCR affiliated to Pondicherry University.
And the other one from the list is JIPMER an Autonomous institution.
IGMCR gives seat on merit by centralized admission committee (CENTAC) under government of Puducherry based on marks.
Certain seats NRI or foreign nationals.
JIPMER conducts its own entrance at all India basis.
And certain seats are allotted on nomination by Central Government.
There are 225 MBBS seats and 70 PG seats available for admission in the Government medical colleges List.
The students after passing out of these 2 Government medical colleges in Puducherry are awarded degrees that are recognized by Medical Council of India.
List of Government Medical Colleges in Puducherry
There are two institutions and both the government medical colleges in Puducherry are in Puducherry. The lists of government colleges have been given for your perusal:
Name of Institution
|1||Indira Gandhi Medical college & Research Institute||Pondicherry University||Govt.||2010||150||–|
|2||Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research||Statutory Autonomous||Govt.||1956||75||70|
Common Entrance Test for Local Students of Puducherry
Only locals are eligible for choice of Government seats in Government Aided, and Private Un-aided Minority / Non-minority institutions. Seats are allotted on Marks Merit & Common Entrance Test.
- IGMCR gives seat on merit by centralized admission committee (CENTAC) under government of Puducherry based on marks & certain seats to NRI or foreign nationals.
- JIPMER conducts its own entrance at all India basis & certain seats allotted on nomination by Central Government.
Ranks obtained in the CENTAC, JIPMER & Deemed Universities is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS offered in the Government / Private institutions in the state of Puducherry for the eligible students. Later eligible MBBS graduates for PG Courses.
CENTAC – Centralized Admission Committee Puducherry
JIPMER – Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research
IGMCR – Indira Gandhi Medical college & Research Institute