JIPMER Syllabus 2018: Important Books, Topic wise Syllabus

MBBS 2018 Entrance examination for Jawaharlal Institute Postgraduate Medical Education & Research is conducted by the JIPMER, Puducherry. JIPMER 2018 will be conducted to test the aptitude of candidates seeking admission to the MBBS programmes in JIPMER Karaikal & Puducherry campuses. The application process for JIPMER 2018 has started on March 03, 2018, and will continue till April 13, 2018. The examination is scheduled to be held on June 03, 2018, in an Online mode. JIPMER 2018 will consist of 200 Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs). Candidates will be given 150 minutes to complete the Test.


JIPMER 2018 Syllabus will include the topics of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English Language & Comprehension, and Quantitative & Logical Reasoning. Candidates appearing for JIPMER 2018 should be aware of JIPMER 2018 Syllabus and practice accordingly. Only those aspirant who will qualify JIPMER 2018 entrance exam by scoring minimum required percentile, i.e. at least 50th percentile for General candidates, will be considered for admission in JIPMER Puducherry and JIPMER Karaikal together. The result of JIPMER MBBS 2018 will be announced on June 9, 2018.

JIPMER 2018 Topic-wise Syllabus

Candidates are required to be aware of JIPMER 2018 Syllabus and prepare accordingly to get admission in MBBS courses offered by Jawaharlal Institute Postgraduate Medical Education & Research(JIPMER) Puducherry and Karaikal campuses. All the aspirants must be aware that JIPMER 2018 Entrance exam will be conducted on June 03, 2018. JIPMER 2018 examination is of 150 minutes duration with 200 MCQs, each carrying one marks.

JIPMER 2018 MBBS syllabus will be based on CBSE & State Board syllabi of 10+2 level. The questions will be from the following subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Logic and Quantitative Reasoning, English and Comprehension.

The detailed topic-wise syllabus for JIPMER 2018 has been tabulated below.


S.No. Topics
1 Electrostatics
2 Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism
3 Current Electricity
4 Electronic Devices
5 Optics
6 Electromagnetic Waves
7 Dual Nature of Matter
8 Atoms & Nuclei
9 Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current
10 Communication Systems

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S.No. Topics
1 Solid State
2 Solutions
3 Electro-Chemistry
4 Surface Chemistry
5 Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
6 Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
7 Chemical Kinetics
8 Coordination Compounds
9 Aldehyde, Ketone and Carboxylic Acids
10 Isolation of Elements
11 Biomolecules
12 p-Block Elements
13 Polymers
14 d- and f-Block Elements
15 Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen
16 Chemistry in Everyday Life


S.No. Topics
1 The diversity of Living Organisms
2 Cell Structure and Function
3 Human Physiology
4 Biology and Human Welfare
5 Genetics and Evolution
6 Plant Physiology
7 Ecology and Environment
8 Structural Organization in Animals and Plants
9 Biotechnology

English Language and Comprehension

Section Topics
A Reading Unseen Passages and Note-Making
B Writing Skills
C Literature and Long Reading

Logic and Quantitative Reasoning

S.No. Topics
1 Coding and Decoding
2 Figure Completion Test
3 Substitution
4 Blood Relationships
5 Theme Detection
6 The number and Alphabetical Series
7 Quantitative Aptitude, etc.

JIPMER 2018 Syllabus: Important Books

Books for Physics Preparation

The question paper is based mostly on Class XI and XII Physics syllabus of the state board and CBSE. Here are a few books you can refer to for a clear understanding of concepts.

Book Title Author
Physics for Medical Entrance Examinations D.C. Pandey
Concepts of Physics H.C. Verma
Fundamentals of Physics Halliday, Resnick and Walker
Objective NCERT at your fingertips for NEET AIIMS- Physics MTG Editorial Board
Complete NEET Guide MTG Editorial Board
NEET 2018 Physics Guide- 5th Edition Disha Publications

Books for Chemistry Preparation

Chemistry syllabus is also based on Class XI and XII syllabus of the state board and CBSE. These are some of the best books:

Book Title Author
Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Inorganic Chemistry O.P. Tandon
Bull’s Eye Chemistry NEET Edition 2018 Seema Saini and K.S. Saini
40 Days Chemistry for NEET Sudhanshu Thakur
Objective Chemistry for JIPMER  Vol. 1&2 R.K. Gupta
Organic Chemistry Morrison and Boyd

Books for Biology Preparation

Aspirants are recommended to thoroughly prepare Class XI and XII NCERT books for Biology. Most of the questions of Biology are expected directly from CBSE syllabus.

Book Title Author
Complete NEET Guide: Biology MTG Editorial Board
Elementary Biology Volume 1 & 2 Trueman
Question Bank for Biology Dr Ali
Objective Biology Dinesh
NEET 2018 Biology Guide- 5th Edition Disha Publications

JIPMER 2018: Exam Pattern

JIPMER 2018 exam will be conducted in the online mode at selected test centres in India. The question papers will be of Objective Multiple Choice Questions type. There will be a total of 200 questions divided into 5 subjects:

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Logic and Quantitative Reasoning
  • English and Comprehension

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The total duration of the examination will be 150 minutes. A candidate will be rewarded one mark for every correct answer and no marks will be deducted for incorrect answer. The question paper will be asked in the English language.

Subjects No. of Questions
Physics 60
Chemistry 60
Biology 60
Logic and Quantitative Reasoning 10
English and Comprehension 10
Total 200

Some Highlights of JIPMER 2018 MBBS Exam Pattern:

  • The exam will be conducted in online mode.
  • The question will be in the English language.
  • The exam duration is 150 minutes.
  • It will consist of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • For every correct answer, one marks will be awarded.
  • No marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

JIPMER 2018 MBBS Syllabus – Exam Tips

  • Candidates are advised to refer to NCERT books. These books will help aspirants clear their basics and develop the concept related to topics.
    Candidates are encouraged to prepare a proper time-table for preparation of JIPMER MBBS, while also keeping time to rest and mock tests.
  • Aspirants are advised to attempt all the questions as JIPMER 2018 MBBS exam do not have the provision of negative marking.
  • Candidates are advised to prepare and learn time management for the examination, as they will have to attempt 200 questions in 150 minutes.
  • Aspirants should attempt those sections first in which they are well prepared comparatively to weaker sections, or attempting theoretical or less time-consuming sections first, etc.