Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Pondicherry

About College

The Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Pondicherry (PIMS) is a unit of The Madras Medical Mission, a charitable society and hospital in Chennai. The institute is promoted by the members of the Malankara Orthodox Christian community.

PIMS is affiliated with Pondicherry University and is recognized by NMC for an increase of seats from 100 to 150 after November 2018. The institute’s vision is to create a medical school providing innovative medical education with international participation.

PIMS has a Medical College, Multi-Specialty Hospital, and a Nursing College that offers more than 20 courses in the medical stream, including MBBS, MD, and Nursing courses.

Quick Highlights about Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Pondicherry

College Name Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research
Establishment of college 2000
Affiliated Hospital Hospital Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences
Courses Offered MBBS and MD
College location Kalathumettupathai, Ganapathichettikulam Village No.20, Kalapet, Puducherry 605014
Institution type (management of college) Private – Trust
Seats offered for MBBS 150
MBBS entrance test NEET – UG
MBBS course duration 4.6 years + 1 year of internship
Estimated MBBS Course fee from Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Pondicherry INR 16,00,000 per academic year
 

Courses offered

MBBS from Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Pondicherry

  • Course duration:
    The MBBS course duration at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences is four-and-a-half-year and one year of mandatory rotatory internship, i.e., a total of 5.6 years.
    Seat intake:
    Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences intake capacity for the MBBS student is 150.
    Admission criteria:
    Admission to the MBBS program at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences is through the national-level NEET.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualification:
    Candidates must have passed the H.Sc (10 + 2) or equivalent examination and a minimum of 50% of marks (in case of SC/ST & OBC 40%) taking together Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (or Botany & Zoology).
    Age:
    The candidate’s age must be 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission.
    Entrance exam:
    The candidate must have secured at least 50th Percentile (in the case of SC/ST & OBC, 40th) in the NEET- UG Examination.

Documents required

  • PH Certificate (If Applicable)
  • Provisional Allotment Letter
  • OBC/SC/ST Certificate (if Applicable)
  • NEET UG Admit Card
  • NEET UG Result / Rank letter
  • 10th Mark Sheet
  • 12th Mark Sheet
  • Date of Birth Certificate /10th Mark Sheet
  • Transfer/ Migration & Conduct Certificate
  • Ten (10) Passport size photographs of the candidate
  • Family Photograph (or Photograph with Legal Guardian)
  • Proof of identity – Aadhaar, Voter ID Card, Passport, Driving License, or any other document issued by the Government of India
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Admission procedure

  • The admission to the MBBS course at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences is based on the NEET UG score. The Centralised Admission Committee (CENTAC) https://www.centacpuducherry.in/ will carry out the admission procedure to allocate the seats.

    The applicants are required to submit an online application form for the CENTAC MBBS Admission at www.centaconline.in by filing the personal and academic details in the CENTAC application. 

MBBS fee structure

Government Fees Rs. 3,80,000 per year
Management Fees Rs. 16,00,000 per year
NRI Fees Rs. 20,50,000 per year
 

Scholarship Program

Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences & Research doesn’t provide scholarships.

Faq's

Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences offers MBBS and MD programs in various specialisations.

MBBS course fee at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences is INR 16,00,000 per annum for Management Quota.

No. Admissions at Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences for MBBS seats will be based only on NEET (UG) score.

The annual seat intake of Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences is 150 for MBBS.

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