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Bihar PG


Post Graduate Medical Admmision Test, Bihar


For Competitive Test leading to Admission in Postgraduate Courses in

Patna Medical College. Patna; Darbhanga Medical College.

Laheriashraj; Rajendra

Medical College, Ranchi and Mahatma Gandhi memorial Medical College,


Candidates desirous of admission into the Post-graduate Degree and diploma courses run in the ab ove mentioned colleges shall have to appear at a competitive test.

The courses run by the above mentioned colleges are as follows.


M.D. (General Medicine) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.T.M.&H. Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.T.C.D. Patna

M.D. (Paediatrics) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.C.H. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi, Jamshedpur

M.D.(Dematology, S.T.D. and Leprosy) Patna, Ranchi

Diploma in Dermatology S.T.D. & Leprosy Ranchi

M.D. (Radiodiagnosis) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.M.R.D. Patna, Ranchi, Jamshedpur

M.D. (Radiotherapy) Patna

D.M.R.T. Jamshedpur

M.D. (Psychiatry) Patna

M.S.M.D. (Obsterics and Gynaecology) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.G.O. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi, Jamshedpur

M.S. (General Surgery) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.S. (Orthopaedics) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D. Orth. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.S. (Ophthalmology) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.O./D.O.M.S. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.S.E.N.T. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.L.O. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.D./M.S.(Anaesthesiology) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

D.A. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.S. (Anatomy) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi, Jamshedpur

M.D.(Physiology) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi, Jamshedpur

M.D. (Bio-chemistry) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.D. (Pharmacology) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi, Jamshedpur

M.D. (Preventive and Social Medicine) Patna, Darbhanga

M.D. (Forensic Medicine) Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.D. Pathology Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.D. Microbiology Darbhanga

D.C.P. Patna, Darbhanga, Ranchi

M.Ch. (Plastic Surgery) Patna

M.Ch. (Neuro Surgery) Ranchi

Eligibility : (Only Indian Citizen can appear at the Test)

Candidates who have passed the M.B.B.S., Examination from any Medical College of Bihar.

Candidates who have passed the M.B.B.S., Examination from any other Medical College which is included in the schedule of the Indian Medical Council Act, will also be eligible provided that upto the last date of submission of application they fulfil any of the following criteria.

Either of the Parents of Husband must be permanent resident of Bihar.

Either of the parents of husband (in case of female candidate) or the candidate himself/herself is in the service of Govt. of Bihar.

Either of the parents of husband is an officer of I.A.S./I.P.S./Indian Forest Service Cadre allotted to Bihar State or either of parents/husband is in defence services posted in Bihar at the time of filling the application.

N.B.: (a) A candidate who claims eligibility under 2(i) above must furnish a certificate from the DISTRICT MAGISTRATE or CIVIL S.D.O. only of the area concerned in the following proforma in his/her father/mother (in case father is anot alive) husband. Certificate issued by any officer other than District Magistrate/Civil S.D.O. will not be entertained and lead to rejection of his/her application.

"Certified that Sri/Srimati ……………………….. father/mother/husband of DR…………………. is a permanent resident of Bihar residing in Village/Mohallah…………… P.S………… Town………….. District……………………..

(b) A candidate claiming eligibility under 2(ii) to (iii) above must furnish an employment certificate from the employer or Head of the Officer/Department in respect of the candidate’s father/mother/husband or his/her own as the case may be.

Candidates must have obtained full registration with the Bihar State Council of Medical Registration. Candidate must complete his/her 12 months of house job latest by 31st March, 1992. Candidate who are not expected to complete to his/her 12 months of house job by 31st March, 1992 are not eligible to appear at the test.

Examination :-

The medium of Examination will be English.

There will be common examination consisting of two papers for all the subjects & courses.

The examination shall be of the standard of M.B.B.S. examination and shall cover all the subjects of M.B.B.S. course.

There will be three sets of question papers marked ‘A’ ‘B’ ‘C’ wherein questions remaining the same, but serial number of question will be variable.

There shall be two papers of two hourse duration each containing 150 multiple choice questions. The number of questions for these will be distributed approximately as given below :-

V. Paper


Subject Appproximate number of Questions

Anatomy 15

Physiology+Biophysics 20

Biochemistry 15

Pathology 25

Microbiology 20

Pharmacology 20

P.S.M. 25

Forensic Medicine 10


Total : 150



including Paediaric and other subspecialities eg. Dermatology S.T.D. & Leprosy and Psychiatry. 50


including Orthopaedics & other subspecialities eg. Anaesthesia.

Radiodiagnosis and Radiotherapy 50

Ophthalmology 13

Otorhinolaryngolgy 12

Obbstetrics and Gynaecology 25


Total : 150

Each question shall carry for marks which will be awarded for each correct answer. One mark will be deducted for each incorrect answers. Zero mark will be given for the question not answered. More than one answers indicated against a question will be deemed as incorrect answer and one mark will be deducted for every such answer.

Determination of interse merit of candidates obtaining equal marks in the examination. In case of two or more candidates obtaining equal marks in P.G.M.A.T., the interse merit of such candidates shall be determined in order of preferences as under:

Candidates obtaining higher marks in Paper-II of the test.

Candidates obtaining higher marks in Final M.B.B.S. Part-II average marks will taken into consideration.

According to age, older getting preference over younger.

VI. Selection :

Candidate will mention only six courses in the application form according to his/her choice and housemanship eligibility.

Merit list will be prepared on the basis of the marks obtaining in the P.G.M.A.T. and the choicie of subject/course and institution will be given on merit-cum-choice basis as indicated by the candidate in the Application form provided the candidate fulfils other criteria laid down in the prospectus.

The candidate has to secure at least 50% marks (40% in case of SC/ST) in the P.G.M.A.T. to be eligible for admission in any course.

No weightage will be given for rural or any other services and only mark obtained in the test will be taken into consideration.

VII. Training : All successful candidates will have to get themselves registered with Bihar Council of Medical Registration before admission

Successful candidates will be registered by the Universities concerned. Registered candidates will have to undergo whole time training of two years of M.D./M.S. course and one year for Diploma course from the date of training period will be of two years for such candidates who are admitted after securing M.S. (General Surgery/Orthopaedic Surgery) degree but four years for such candidates who are admitted after passing M.B.B.S.

The required housemanship qualification must be in the following capacity in hospital/Institution approved and recognised by the Medical Council of India and the Universities of Bihar.

No fresh admission or readjustment will be done three months after the 1st admission.

Admitted candidate who later on is adjusted to his/her higher choice of course or opt for any different course shall automatically forfeit his/her claim to continue in the previous course for which he/she was originally registered. His/her name shall be struck off from the previous Course and his/her registration for that course be cancelled.

M.D. (Genraral Medicine) or 12 months housemanship in clinical

D.T.M. & H/D.T.C.D. subjected of which at least 6 mounth

shall be in General medicine.

M.D. (Paediatrics) or D.C.H 12 mounths of which 6 mounth shall be subjected of which 6 mounth shall be in general

M.D. (P.S.M) 12 Mounths housemanship in clinical subjectes of which 6 mounts shall be in General Medicine.


6 Mounths housemanship in General Medicine and 6 mount work as Anti- Malaria or Anti - Filaria officer or Health officer or Demonstrator in P.S.M. or work in school Health service Paediatrics/Block Maternity and Child Health Centre


One year as demonstrator of Tutor in P.S.M


One year service in factctories sor mines

M.D (Dermatology )S.T.D. & 12 Mounth hosemanship in clinical subject of which atleast 6

D.M.R.D mounth shall be dermatology, S.T.D. and Leprosy.

M.D. (Radiodiganosis) or 6 Mounth hosemanship in Radio diagnosis and 6

D.M.R.D months is any clinical subjected or 12 mounth in Radiodiagnosis or in the clinical subjects

M.D. (Radiotherpapy) or 6 Mounth hosemanship in Radio therapy

D.M.R.T. and 6 mounth is any clinical sunbject or 12 mounth hosemanship if Radiothrerapy of or in clinical subjects.

M.S. (General Surgery) 12 mounth hosemanship in clinical subject of which at least 6 mounth shall be in General surgery.

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