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Tamil Nadu Post Graduate Entrance Exam (TNPGEE)


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  1. Important Dates
  2. Courses / Intake
  3. Eligibility Criteria
  4. Application Fee
  5. How to Apply
  6. Exam Pattern
  7. Admit Card / Hall Ticket
  8. Results
  9. Contact Details

The Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai, conducts the Tamil Nadu Post Graduate Entrance Exam for Admission is done through TNPG 2017 for PG Degree/Diploma / Six Year M.Ch (Neuro-Surgery) Courses for academic Session.

Candidates can get the full details of TNPGEE Exam 2017 such as Application Form, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Important Dates and much more on this post.

About TNPGEE Exam
Exam Name: Tamil Nadu Post Graduate Entrance Exam
Conducting Institute: Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai
Commonly called as: TNPGEE
Exam Level: State Level
Stream: Engineering Entrance Exam

Important Dates

TNPGEE Exam Dates
TNPG 2017 Events Important Dates
Availability of application form 3rd January, 2017
Last date to download the application form 19th January, 2017
Last date for receiving of application form 20th January, 2017
Entrance test date 14th February, 2017
Result gets declared on Within a week after completion of the exam
Allotment of seats March/April, 2017

Courses / Intake

Number of Seats for PG Degree/Diploma Courses
Anatomy (12); Physiology (12); Bio-Chemistry (20); Bio-Physics (04); Pharmacology (12); Pathology (20); Microbiology (20); Forensic Medicine (10); Community Medicine (15); General Medicine (20); Paediatric Medicine (10); Psychiatry (07); Dermatology (03); Venereology (03); Radio-Diagnosis (05); Radio-Therapy (05); Obstetrics and Gynaecology (20); General Surgery (20); Orthopaedic Surgery (10); Ophthalmology (08); E.N.T. (08); Anaesthesia (06);
Grand Total: 250 Seats

Eligibility Criteria

  • Interested applicant must be a citizen of India.
  • Applicants should have done or finishing MBBS with CRRI period in Tamil Nadu.
  • Applicants who have done MBBS from other state but have a residence of Tamil Nadu state are also eligible to apply for TNPG 2017 examination.
  • In order to apply for TNPG 2017, applicant need to have done or completing the CRRI period on or before 31st March 2017.
  • Candidates note down that during the time of counseling, they needs to carry a permanent Medical Council Registration Certificates.

Application Fee

TNPGEE Registration & Examination Fee Structure
Application Fee Rs.3000/- only

How to Apply

  • Interested and eligible candidates need to go through the official website of University i.e. in order to apply for TNPG 2017.
  • After opening official application form link, you need to download the form.
  • Applicants are advised to read all instructions mentioned in application form and fill the form accordingly. They will be asked to provide personal details such as Name, DOB, parents name, qualification etc.
  • After filling the form, you need to paste your recent passport size photograph and do signature on the space provided below.
  • In order to complete the TNPG 2017 application process you need to pay the required application fees through Demand Draft and submit it to Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk Chennai-10.

Exam Pattern

The examination will be comprises of total 200 multiple choice objective type questions. Each right answer will be rewarded with 1 mark. The good thing is there will be no negative marking for wrong answers given by candidates.

Admit Card / Hall Ticket

The candidate should verify all the information in the admit card. If any issue is found, then get it corrected with the concerned authority.

The candidates are required to carry the admit card to the examination hall. Without it, you will not be allowed to enter the examination hall. It is also very important to document for the further admission processes.


The candidates are also advised to download the Rank Cards from the website after publication of results.

Contact Details

Health & Family Welfare Department
Tamil Nadu Govt. Medical Colleges/Self Financing Institutions (TNGMC-SFI),
Selection Committee,
Directorate of Medical Education,

Phone No: 044-28361674

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