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ICMR JRF Exam Date: PGIMER Chandigarh will announce the ICMR JRF 2022 dates. The exam is scheduled to take place in July. On the official website, icmr.nic.in, the schedule for ICMR JRF 2022 will be published. The ICMR JRF dates 2022 include a timeline of important events such as registration, exam date, admit card release, and result. Candidates interested in pursuing a PhD or research program should keep track of the ICMR JRF dates to ensure that no important events are missed. Keeping track of exam-related events allows them to plan things out more efficiently. To learn more about the ICR JRF dates in 2022, read the article.

Highlights of ICMR JRF exam date 2022

The job applications will be available on the internet. The ICMR JRF 2022 application deadlines will be announced on the official website. Candidates must first register in order to generate a login id and password for the ICMR JRF 2022 exam application form. Candidates should be aware that offline applications for the ICMR JRF 2022 will not be accepted.

ICMR JRF admit card 2022: The ICMR JRF admit card will be available online. Those who register for the exam before the deadline will receive an admit card from PGIMER. Through registration login id and password, candidates will be able to download ICMR JRF admit card from either the official website of PGMIER or ICMR. Candidates must bring their admit card to the exam centre or they will not be allowed to take the exam.

ICMR JRF 2022 exam: The ICMR JRF 2022 exam will be held in a single shift at 21 locations across the country in a computer-based mode.

ICMR JRF Exam Date 2022

Along with the official website, the ICMR JRF 2022 dates will be announced. Meanwhile, based on previous years, we’ve provided tentative dates for all relevant events.

Event JRF 2022 Dates (Tentative)
Online ApplicationApril 2022
Online Application endsMay 2022
Admit CardAugust-September 2022
2022 ExamSeptember 2022
Provisional Answer KeySeptember-October 2022
Final Answer KeyOctober 2022
ResultOctober-November 2022

ICMR JRF Exam Date 2022

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the ICMR JRF applications for 2022 were slightly delayed. The exam, however, was completed successfully in September 2022.

Event JRF 2022dates
Application StartsJuly 2022
Application EndAugust 2022
Admit CardSeptember 2022
2022 ExamSeptember 2022
Provisional Answer KeySeptember 2022
Final Answer KeySeptember 2022
ResultNovember 2022

Eligibility Criteria for ICMR JRF

Applicants who wish to participate in the ICMR JRF Exam must meet the following eligibility requirements

  • The ICMR JRF has a maximum age limit of 28 years. However, OBC candidates can apply until they are 31 years old, while SC/ST/PWD/Female candidates can apply until they are 33 years old.
  • Candidates must have earned an M.A./M.Sc. degree or its equivalent from a recognised university with at least 55 percent marks (for General/ EWS/ OBC candidates).
  • SC/ ST/ PWD candidates must obtain a minimum of 50 percent in their M.A./M.Sc degree.
  • ICMR JRF Exam 2022 is open to M.A./M.Sc candidates who have completed their final exam and are awaiting their results.

ICMR JRF Exam Pattern

The Medium of ExaminationEnglish
Mode of examOnline
Duration of Examination2 Hours
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Total no of Questions150
Marking Scheme
The correct answer receives one mark for each question. For each incorrect answer, 0.25 points will be deducted.

Distribution of Marks

There are three sections to the ICMR JRF exam paper. Aptitude, Life Science, and Social Science questions will be asked. Aspirants can review previous year question papers to see what types of questions were asked. To find out how many marks you’ll get, look at the table below.

Section Number of Questions Maximum Marks Total Time
Life Science 50 50 2hours
Aptitude 50 50
Social Science 50 50
Total 150 150  

Minimum Qualifying Marks for ICMR JRF

Candidates must achieve a minimum qualifying percentage in the Entrance Exam to pass the ICMR JRF exam.

  • The minimum qualifying mark for candidates in the General/ OBC/ EWS categories is 55%.
  • To pass the exam, SC/ ST/ PwD candidates must obtain a 50% score.

Aspirants for the ICMR JRF who are just beginning their preparation can begin with the Aptitude section, which contains very basic questions. They can begin studying for the Aptitude section with books from grades 9 to 12. For the Science section, however, NCERT books 11 and 12 (Biology) and any NEET or PMT reference book are excellent resources.


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The JRF 2022 exam result is expected to be released soon by the ICMR.

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Along with the information brochure, the ICMR JRF 2022 application dates will be released. Candidates must first register in order to access and submit the ICMR JRF 2022 application form.

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