Jharkhand Post Graduate Entrance Test (Medical) 2018


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Name of the Exam: Jharkhand PGET 2018

Degrees Offered: Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)


  • Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences

  • Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Jamshedpur

  • Patliputra Medical College and Hospital, Dhanbad

Exam Information

A synopsis of Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018 information is given below:

Important Events


Online Registration for PGET

January, 2018

Examination Dates for PGET

February, 2018

Availability Online Admit Cards

February, 2018

Declaration of Results

March, 2018

Exam Centers

The Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018 is conducted by CBSE for admissions into the government medical colleges in the state of Jharkhand. The exam takes place at centers in the state of Jharkhand along with one center at NCR. Below are the center details:

  • Ranchi

  • Jamshedpur

  • Gurgaon (NCR)

The candidates appearing for the JHARKHAND PGET 2018, must be present at the above mentioned exam centers with the Admit Card. The respective test centers of the candidates are uploaded on the website for further information of the candidates.

Reporting of Candidates to the Centre

The candidates are suppose to be present at the exam centre on time as mentioned on the admit card and on the day of exam. There will be a security check, ID verification to be done before the exam commences.

The candidates are supposed to bring the following documents to the exam center on the day of exam:

  • Admit Card (downloaded and printed) with passport size photo attached and duly attested by Gazetted Officer

  • A photocopy of MCI registration/ Permanent/ Provisional SMC which will be retained at the exam centre

  • Any one of the original PAN card/Driving License/ Voter ID/ Passport/Adhaar Card as Photo ID proof, the name on the photo ID must match with the name on the admit card. In case the name has changed the necessary documents such as the Marriage Certificate/ Legal Name Change Document/ Divorce Decree has also to be produced. I case if the candidates fails in producing these documents, he/she will not be allowed for the entrance exam.

Course Information Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018

Below are the details of the course information for the Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018 and the admissions to be held for the MBBS programmes.

The details of exam fee are as follows:

  • For Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe - Rs.2,750/-

  • For All other candidates - Rs.4,250/-

The fees shall not be refunded in case the application of the candidate is rejected or the candidature is found to be ineligible or candidate is unable to appear for the examination.

Eligibility Criteria for Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018

The Candidates need to clear the PGET pre-medical entrance test 2018 to qualify for admissions in to the medical colleges in the state of Jharkhand.

Academic Eligibility

  • The candidates appearing for the Jharkhand PGET 2018 must have passed the MBBS Examination from any of the Medical College/University of Jharkhand state.

  • The candidates must have completed the Internship and has got the permanent Registration from Medical Council of India or Bihar/Jharkhand State Medical Council.

  • As per the notification number 65(9) dated May 2014, the candidates who are the local residents of Jharkhand state, but have been taken the admissions in the MBBS course from Bihar state before the creation of New Jharkhand State that is 15th November 2000 and have also passed the MBBS from Bihar are also eligible to apply for the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018.

  • Candidates willing to appear for the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018, have cleared the MBBS exam from any Medical College/University as mentioned in (a) and (d), but have not completed the Rotating Internship on the terms that they will be completing the Rotating Internship satisfactorily on or before 31st March 2018, are also eligible on provisional basis to apply for Jharkhand PGET 2018.

  • Candidates who have not obtained the permanent registration from Medical Council of India or Bihar/Jharkhand State Medical Council, but is eligible according to all other criteria is also eligible to apply for the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 on provisional basis and he is bound to obtain the same from the Jharkhand State Medical Council within a month from the date of the admission in P.G. Course according to the rules of the MCI. In case if any candidate fails in doing so, the admission of the candidate shall be declared as cancelled.

Nativity Criteria

  • Candidate applying for the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 has to be a citizen of India, and a resident of Jharkhand as per Memo No.-5/Miscellaneous-09/2001 (Domicile) Off. 2691/Ranchi, dated 29th April 2002 of Personnel, Administrative Reforms and Rajbhasha Department, Government of Jharkhand.

  • The candidate needs to produce the documents, copy of Local Resident Certificate issued by the Dy. Commissioner/Sub Divisional Officer (Civil) of the state of Jharkhand in proper format as per Annexure ‘A’ at the time of admissions/counseling.

  • The residential certificate of the candidate is also required during the counseling and admissions which must contain the bear Memo No., date and seal of the issuing authority. The certificate issued by anyone except the Sub Divisional Officer (Civil)/ Deputy Commissioner shall not be taken into consideration and will result in rejecting the application of the candidate. No other document will be taken into consideration as a proof of residence of the candidate.

  • Candidate who are not residents of Jharkhand but have cleared the MBBS exam, for any Medical College/University of Jharkhand state are also eligible to apply for the Jharkhand PGET 2018 as per the directives of Honorable High Court, Patna in CWJC No. 3448/2000.Candidate whose parent (mother/father) is a permanent employee of the UNO and is also presently posted in the Jharkhand state is also eligible to apply for the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018.

Age Eligibility

No upper limit criteria are set for the appearing in Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 as directed by the Honorable High Court, Patna in CWJC No. 3309/2000 and 3341/2000.

Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018 Brochure

Candidates can avail the information bulletin for Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018 Brochure from the official website.

Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 Application Form

Candidates willing to appear for the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 are required to obtain the application form online and fill the form as directed. Candidates can download the form from the official website

General Instruction for Filling out Application Form

  • The candidates appearing the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 can register on the website between January 2018 to February 2018. The online registration closes by 11.59 PM on of February and no changes made after that will be accepted.

  • No offline modes are available to submit the application forms and hence students are required to fill the forms online and register themselves for the entrance test.

Documents Required While Submitting the Online Application Form

As the forms are to be filled online, no documents are needed to be submitted other that the photograph and the signature of the candidate.

  • Photograph: Candidates are required to upload their recent passport size photograph in JPEG format and the size of the picture uploaded must be between 20 KB to 100 KB. The name of the candidate and the date of the photograph taken have to be mentioned on the photograph. The specification for the photograph to be uploaded can be found on the instruction bulletin/information brochure on the website.

  • Signature: The candidates are required to upload the scanned signature in JPEG format. The size of the picture uploaded must be between 20 KB to 100 KB and the picture must be clearly visible with white background and the signature to be made is needed to be done using black ink.

Application Fee Payment:

The candidates can pay the application fees online using a debit/credit card issued by any Indian banks. There is no facility to send the drafts to the authorities, and hence students are required to make the payments online.

Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 Admit Card

The admit cards for the entrance exams are to be uploaded online on the website by of February 2018 and candidates can download them and are suppose to appear for the exam carrying the original copy of admit cards only.

Syllabus & Pattern for Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018


The syllabus for Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 shall contain the subjects and area of knowledge as set by the Graduate Medical Education Regulations which are issued by the Medical Council of India after the approval from the Government of India. The detailed syllabus for the entrance exam is also available on the website of PGET. The question in the entrance test will be as prescribed for the courses such as MBBS and BDS under the regulations set by the Medical Council of India.

Exam Pattern

  • The Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 shall contain the multiple choices objective type questions and will be held online using the computer networks.

  • The test will have 200 objective type questions with multiple choices in English only.

  • No negative marking shall be done for the wrong option answer being attempted.

Appearing For Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018

Some Important instructions for the candidates appearing the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018

  • All the candidates appearing for the entrance exam shall be checked thoroughly and the biometric information shall also be captured. The candidates are required to cooperate with the security checks

  • The ID checks are also to be made after the candidate reach the exam centre.

  • The candidates who have done the registration are only allowed for the entrance exam centre.

  • Any accompany of the candidates, friends or parents or relatives are not allowed to enter the exam centre under any of the circumstances, and will also not be allowed to contact the candidate during the exam ongoing.

Security checks at the Exam Centre

  • The candidates appearing the Jharkhand PGET Medical 2018 are to go through various levels of security checks and hence they are required to cope up with the security personnel.

  • No candidates shall be allowed to take the cell phones, food items, watch, lockets, study materials, bags any electronic gadgets or any of the prohibited materials inside the exam hall. To prevent any loss of property of the candidates they are also requested not to bring any such things to the exam centre itself along with them.

  • The finger prints evaluation of the candidates shall be done and the candidates are required to cooperate with this activity as these are very much essential formalities in order to ignore impersonation. This is the process carried on to  verify the identity of the genuine candidate appearing the entrance exam.

General Guidance for the Entrance Exam

  • Post verification of the biometrics and the identity of the candidates, they will be taken to the allotted computer terminals at the exam centre and a TCA (Test Centre Administrator) will be checking the candidate.

  • The candidates are required to show their admit cards and the photo identity proof to the TCA official

  • The stationary required for the exam such as the pencil, eraser and rough paper will be distributed by the exam centre to the candidates and hence they are not required to bring any such with them.

  • The candidates are required to understand the instructions being made by the TCA before the test commences.

  • Any suspicious behavior from any candidate can result in his/her cancellation from the candidature.

  • For any matter related to the exam or anything during the exam the candidates can speak with the TCA only and are not required discussing among the fellow candidates.

  • In case of link failure or any such mishaps, a registered candidate can be allowed to test again within the examination window.

  • Post completion of exam the candidates are suppose to return the rough paper used in the exam to the TCA.

Jharkhand Medical Entrance Exam 2018 Preparation

The Medical Entrance Exam for Jharkhand PGET is one of the highly acclaimed entrance tests for admissions into the MBBS and BDS courses in the state of Jharkhand. For this the PGET websites have also initiated Practice test on the website.

To appear the free practice test click here.

There are also several other ways to prepare for the medical entrance exams. For online preparation askIITians has been providing some of the better preparation materials along with online guidance for clearing various all India medical entrance exams.

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Tips & Tricks for Jharkhand PGET 2018 Preparation

  • Thorough Understanding of Subjects: The NCERT books are the main source for having a thorough understanding of the subjects. Especially in the subjects like Biology and Chemistry these books have proven out to be a substantial success material. Being thorough on the subjects also generates confidence in the candidates appearing any entrance exam.

  • Practice: Try as many as practice papers and past year question paper as you can. This helps in figuring out the weaker section and from it you can contribute your attention to that weaker portion and make it much stronger.

  • Class Notes: Make sure you have gone thoroughly through your class notes, as they are one of the important aspects in understanding the concepts of the core subjects. In Physics the formulas and the theories are to be understood completely in order to solve any question form any part of the syllabus can be tackled easily.

Jharkhand Result 2018

Qualifying Criteria

Scores needed to qualify the categories:

For General Merit 50% or more in aggregate in PGET

For SC/ST/BC-1/BC-2 40% or more in aggregate in PGET

Result Declaration

As per the administrative department it is notified that the Jharkhand PGET result 2018 are likely to be declared by Mebruary 2018. The score-card/result-card can be taken down from the website. There are no provisions being made for re-evaluation or re-checking and no such queries related to it will be entertained. Based on the merit list candidates shall be sent the counseling invitation.

Jharkhand PGET Medical Counselling

The counseling for the Jharkhand PGET Medical shall be conducted by the JCECEB (Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board), Govt. of Jharkhand. The candidates selected as per the merit list shall be sent the invitation for counseling and they have o appear on the dates mentioned as per the rank scored.

For details candidates can also write to the NBE (National Board of Examinations), the PGET conducting authority on the address mentioned below:

Address :-

National Board of Examinations

Ansari Nagar,

Mahatma Gandhi Marg (Ring Road)

New Delhi-110029

Website: Tel-0124-6771700


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