Just like All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), JIPMER is also declared as an autonomous medical institution by a Indian Parliament act, 2008. JIPMER (Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research) is a top most medical institute under the Government of India since 1956. This Institute is located at urban areas of Pondicherry which is 170 Kms away from Chennai.
It is a residential institute which has its own hostels for students, faculties and staff members. It has a wide spread area covering 192 acres in Pondicherry. Before this institution was declared as an Institution of national importance in the year 2008, it was working under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Directorate General of Health Service.
Vision and Mission of JIPMER:
Vision of JIPMER is to be a model for all the medical institutions in India by proving standard innovative education, patient-oriented services and excellence in all service. It has country’s best health care facilities which help all types of people from the poorest to affordable.
Mission of JIPMER is to encourage young talents in the field of medical and research. To provide best health professionals who can be a dedicative lifelong learners and leaders in Health care profession. Other missions are allowing innovative techniques in the education system, partnerships with the organizations with best ideals and emphasizing quality and value in the education.
About JIPMER Hospital:
JIPMER is best in providing all types of latest health care facilities and all types of super specialties at an affordable cost to the society.
JIPMER treats all kinds of people right from poorest to most affordable ones.
Thus, JIPMER is considered as the best medical institution for education as well as treatment.
Below is the list of JIPMER’s achievement in the year 2014-2015
No of out-patients treated daily: 20, 70,536
No. of old cases treated: 15, 14,861
No. of new cases treated: 5, 55,675
No. of Admissions: 83,780
No. of discharges: 80,449
No. of deliveries conducted: 15,018
No of live births: 14,472
No. of still births: 546
No of death in a year: 3,267
No. of Autopsies: 898
JIPMER Education system:
Every year JIPMER admits 145 UG students and 75 PG students. Sources say, it has 3000 administrative support staffs, 200 faculties and 360 physicians within the campus of JIPMER. JIPMER provides UG, PG, Super specialty and PhD programs in various disciplines to help dedicated medical students to undertake medical research for the welfare of the society.
JIPMER provides PG courses (MS/MD) in 22 disciplines such as:
Doctor of Medicine (MD)
- General Medicine
- Emergency Medicine
- Forensic medicine
- Nuclear medicine
- Pediatrics, etc.,
Master of Surgery (M.S)
- General Surgery
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology
- Orthopedic Surgery
It offers Ph.D courses in 7 disciplines such as:
- Clinical Immunology
It offers 8 super specialty programs such as:
- M (Neurology)
- M (Cardiology)
- M (Nephrology)
- M (Neonatology)
- M ( Medical Oncology)
- M (Endocrinology)
- M (Clinical Pharmacology)
- M (Clinical Hematology)
- M (Pediatric critical care)
Along with this, JIPMER is conducting M.Sc (Medical Biochemistry) for the past 32 years. Also, JIPMER conducts courses such as M.R.O (Medical Record Officer) and M.R.T (Medical Record Technician) for admission in the Department of Medical Records.
JIPMER MD/MS 2016 Exam:
JIPMER MD/MS exam for 2016 academic year has been officially announced. You can find the application form for JIPMER MD/MS 2016 exam in the below link: http://jipmer.edu.in/
JIPMER has become one of the top five medical institutions in India to provide excellent education and standardized treatment for the patients. Thus, it welcomes students who are really dedicated and talented in the field of medicine.