Entrance Exams Medical, Pharmacy & Nursing

JSS University, Mysore-Postgraduate Entrance Test(JSS-PGET)


The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has declared Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University (JSSU), Mysore, Karnataka, comprising of
1. JSS Medical College, Mysore
2. JSS Dental College, Mysore
3. JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore and
4. JSS College of Pharmacy, Ooty
as Deemed to be University under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956.
JSS University intends to emerge as one of the nation's pre-eminent comprehensive universities in the 21st Century.
Jss University conducts Postgraduate Entrance Test for admission to MD/MS/MDS and PG Diploma programmes.

Important dates and Eligibility


Requisite qualifications for admission to Medical / Dental PG Degree and Diploma courses:
1. The candidate seeking admission to these courses should have passed Final MBBS / Final BDS examinations from a college recognized by Medical Council /Dental Council of India, and should have completed the compulsory rotating internship/would be completing by 30th of April 2013.
2. As per the regulations of statutory bodies, as laid out in Post-Graduate regulations 2000 of Medical Council of India, the minimum percentage of marks in the entrance test for eligibility for admission to Medical Post-Graduate courses shall be 50 % for all candidates and the eligibility will be 40% for SC, ST & OBC as per Karnataka state regulation.
3. Foreign / PIO / NRI students need not appear for JSSU-PGET - 2013. Their admission will be based on qualifying examination marks as per MCI / DCI norms.
MCI/DCI Norms: Medical and Dental PG Degree and Diploma Courses:
Every student, selected for admission to the Post-Graduate Medical/Dental course in any of the medical institutions in the country, shall possess recognized MBBS/BDS degree or equivalent qualification and should have obtained permanent registration from the Medical Council of India / Dental Council of India, or any of the State Medical / Dental Council or should obtain the same within one month from the date of the admission, failing which the admission of the candidate shall be cancelled.
Provided that in the case of a foreign national, the MCI/DCI may, on payment of the prescribed fee for the registration, grant temporary registration for the duration of the Post-Graduate training restricted to the medical college/ institute to which the applicant is admitted for the time being exclusively for postgraduate studies; provided further, that temporary registration to such foreign national shall be subject to the condition that such person is duly registered as medical practitioner in his own country from which the applicant has obtained his/her basic medical qualification and that his/her degree is recognized by the corresponding medical council or concerned authority.
If the candidate fails to fulfill the relevant eligibility requirements as mentioned above and as prescribed by MCI / DCI he/she will not be considered eligible for admission for Medical / Dental Postgraduate Degree and Diploma Courses even if he/she is placed in the merit list of JSSU – PGET - 2013. The candidates are advised not to submit their applications for JSSU – PGET - 2013, if they do not fulfill any one or all the relevant eligibility criteria.
JSSU PGET 2013 Merit:
Students will be admitted to MD/MS/MDS/PG Diploma courses in the constituent college of JSS University, JSS Medical College, Mysore & JSS Dental College, Mysore, on the basis of the rank obtained by them in the JSSU – PGET -2013 entrance test.
1. 15% of total seats are reserved for NRI / Foreign / PIO.
2. 5% of the seats are reserved for Institutional preference*
*Admission of the students will be on 'Inter-se' merit of JSSU-PGET-2013.
Decision of the authorities of JSS University in case of disputes will be final.

Application Fee and Mode of Payment

The application should be accompanied by a DD for Rs. 3,000/- drawn in favour of “JSS UNIVERSITY FEE ACCOUNT” payable at Mysore.


A candidate desirous of appearing in the JSSU PGET – 2013 entrance test for Post Graduate Medical/Dental Programmes MD/ MS / MDS / PG Diploma Course is required to complete the prescribed application form and submit to the University.
A candidate is required to download the prescribed application form from the University website: www.jssuni.edu.in and submit the completed form to the University on or before the scheduled date.
The downloaded and printed application form should be sent along with a processing fee of Rs. 3,000/- only by way of DD favouring “JSS UNIVERSITY FEE ACCOUNT”, MYSORE, payable at Mysore.
Candidates may also obtain the application form along with the Brochure by sending a processing fee of Rs. 200/- only by way of DD favouring “JSS UNIVERSITY FEE ACCOUNT”, MYSORE payable at Mysore. The duly filled application form should be sent to the University along with documents listed below enclosing DD for Rs. 3,000/- favouring “JSS UNIVERSITY FEE ACCOUNT”, MYSORE, payable at Mysore.
* Attested copies of the following documents have to be enclosed along with the application form:
1. Proof of Date of Birth (SSLC/10th Certificates/Birth certificate).
2. Marks card – MBBS/ BDS – from First to Final year.
3. Attempt Certificate.
4. Internship completion certificate.
5. Provisional/ Permanent Registration of the Medical/Dental Council of India.
6. Degree Certificate.
7. Six recent, identical passport-size colour photographs with name and date.( In addition one copy of the photo should be pasted on the application form in the space provided)
8. Conduct certificate.
9. Migration Certificate.
10. Caste / community certificate.( The certificate issued by competent authority for candidates claiming lower eligibility under SC / ST / Category – I/ OBC
11. Proof of MCI/DCI – recognition of the college from where student has completed the course.
12.Attested Copy of the Photo identity issued by Central / State Government (e.g. passport/voters card/pan card/driving license/adhar)
13. Processing fee of Rs. 3,000/- only by way of DD favouring “JSS UNIVERSITY FEE ACCOUNT”, MYSORE, payable at Mysore. The candidate should write name , address and “Application for admission to PG Medical / Dental courses” on the back side of the Demand Draft.
The completed application with requisite documents as detailed above along with demand draft for Rs.3000/-, should be enclosed in an envelope super scribed clearly on the outside of the envelope “Application for admission to PG Medical / PG Dental courses” and sent to the under mentioned so as to reach before 5:00 pm on 31.12. 2012, either by speed post, courier or by hand.
The Registrar
JSS University,

Sri Shivarathreeshwara Nagar,
Mysore – 570 015,
Karnataka, India.

The JSSU-PGET - 2013 will consist of one question paper of 180 multiple choice questions (MCQs) of single best answer type. There will be separate question papers for Medical/Dental students. The questions will be based on the MCI/DCI prescribed syllabus for MBBS/BDS Courses. Each correct answer will get one mark. There is no negative marking.
The time allotted for the test would be 180 minutes. The test will begin at 2:00 pm and end at 5:00 pm.
- Candidates are required to mark their answers in an OMR (Optical Mark Reader) / ICR (Intelligent Character Reader) Answer Sheet, using black ball point pen only, which will be provided during examination hall.
- Each correct answer is awarded one mark.
- There is no negative marking for wrong answers.

No. of Seats

Sr. No. Course Name Total Intake 80% to be filled by University, based on JSSU PGET-2013. Sr. No. Course Name Total Intake 80% to be filled by University, based on JSSU PGET-2013.
Pre-Clinical (Non-Clinical) 1 Dip. In Obstetrics & Gynaecology (DGO) 6 3
1 MD Anatomy 4 4 2 Dip. in Clinical Pathology (DCP) 6 6
2 MD Physiology 4 4 3 Dip. in Child Health (DCH) 3 2
3 MD Biochemistry 3 3 4 Dip. in Orthopaedics (D. Ortho) 6 4
Para-Clinical (Non-Clinical) 5 Dip. in Anaesthesiology (DA) 4 4
4 MD Pharmacology 4 4 6 Dip. in Otolaryngology (DLO) 2 2
5 MD Pathology 8 8 7 Dip. in Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy (DDVL) 1 1
6 MD Microbiology 4 4 8 Dip. in Ophthalmology (DO) 1 1
7 MD Community Medicine 4 4 9 Dip. in Psychiatric Medicine (DPM) 1 1
8 MD Forensic Medicine 3 3 10 DMRD 2 1
Clinical Total 32* 25
9 MD Radio-Diagnosis 2 1
10 MD General Medicine 12 7
11 MS General Surgery 16 12
12 MS OBG 8 5
13 MS Orthopaedics 6 3
14 MD Anesthesiology 8 8
15 MD Paediatrics 9 5
16 MS Ophthalmology 2 2
17 MS ENT 4 4
18 MD Dermatology, Venereology &II Leprosy( Skin & STD) 6 3
19 MD Psychiatry 3 3
20 MD TB & Respiratory Medicine 2 2
Total 112* 89

Sr. No. Course Name Total Intake 80% to be filled by University, based on JSSU PGET-2013. Sr. No. Course Name Total Intake 80% to be filled by University, based on JSSU PGET-2013.
1 MDS Oral & Maxillofacial surgery 4 3 1 PG Diploma in Periodontology  1 1
2 MDS Oral Medicine & Radiology 4 3 2 PG Diploma in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2 2
3 MDS Periodontology 4 4 3 PG Diploma in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics 2 1
4 MDS Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics 4 2 4 PG Diploma in Paedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 1
5 MDS Paediatric & Preventive Dentistry 4 3 5 PG Diploma in Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge 1 1
6 MDS Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 5 3 Total 7 5
7 MDS Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge 5 4
8 MDS Oral Pathology & Microbiology 2 1
Total 34* 25

Test Centers

Mysore, Bangalore, Chennai, Noida (Uttar Pradesh)


SL NO Subject Questions SL NO Subject Questions
1 Anatomy 8 1 Anatomy 6
2 Biochemistry 8 2 Biochemistry 6
3 Physiology 8 3 Physiology 6
4 Pharmacology 8 4 Pharmacology 6
5 Microbiology 7 5 Microbiology 6
6 Pathology 12 6 Pathology 6
7 Forensic Medicine 6 7 General Medicine 6
8 ENT 3 8 General Surgery 6
9 Ophthalmology 9 9 Conservative Dentistry 12
10 Community Medicine 15 10 Dental Anatomy/ Histology 12
11 General Medicine 24 11 Oral Pathology 12
12 Obstetrics & Gynaecology 11 12 Prosthodontia 12
13 General Surgery 18 13 Oral Medicine/Radiology 12
14 Anaesthesia 6 14 Preventive/Community Dentistry 12
15 Dermatology 5 15 Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery 12
16 Radio Diagonosis 6 16 Periodontia. 12
17 Paediatrics 9 17 Pedodontia 12
18 Psychiatry 6 18 Orthodontics 12
19 Orthopaedics 6 19 Dental Materials 12
20 TB & Chest Diseases 5 TOTAL 180