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National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Joint Entrance Exam


The full form of NIPER JEE is the National Institute Of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Joint Entrance Exam. It is a computer-based exam and offers admissions into various Postgraduate courses like MBA, Ph.D. in Pharmacy, M Pharma, MTech (Pharm), etc. This exam was conducted by NIPER itself. The duration of the exam will be two hours and the question paper available in the English language. From its official website, applicants can fill out the application form for the NIPER JEE entrance exam. Know the complete information about this exam then read the below information.

Highlights of the NIPER JEE Exam:

Known as National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research Joint Entrance Exam 2022
Conducted by (NIPER) National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research
Exam Mode Online (ComputerBased Test)
Commonly known as NIPER JEE
Medium of the Exam English
Exam Duration Two Hours
Total number of questions in the exam 200 Objective type
Total marks of the question paper 200
Total offered seats Approximately 632
Courses offered by NIPER MPharm, MBA (Pharm),MTech (Pharm), and PhD

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Applicants can check the below eligibility criteria as per their applied course:

For Ph.D. Pharmacy Courses:

  • Applicants should have M.S. (M. Tech/ M. Pharm/ M.S. (Pharm) in their relevant discipline
  • Applicants should have 60% marks for General applicants, 55% for ST/ SC, and 50% marks for PH applicants


For Master’s Course

  • Applicants should have to qualify M.S (Pharm)/ M. Tech (Pharm)/ M. Pharm in their qualifying exam then they should have chemistry or B. Tech in Chemical Engineering/M.Sc (Biological Sciences)/ M. Sc Life Science/ Organic/ Analytical/ or Botany or M. B. B. S./ B. V. Sc/ BAMS or any equivalent degree
  • Applicants should need to secure at least 60% marks in their qualifying exam for General categories
  • Applicants from ST/ SC categories should have 55% aggregate marks and PH (Physically Handicapped) should have at least 50% aggregate marks
  • Final year appearing candidates can also eligible apply for the exam


Bio-Chemistry and Bio-Technology:

  • Blotting techniques such as Western, southern
  • Pharmaceutical technology 
  • Classification of enzymes and their functional mechanism
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Immunoassays, protein
  • Gel electrophoresis
  • Gene cloning
  • DNA synthesis
  • RNA synthesis
  • rDNA technology


Pharmaceutical Analysis:

  • Stability testing of pharmaceuticals and various stability tests, 
  • Thermal stability,  and shelf-life determination, formulation stability
  • Drug delivery systems and NDDS models
  • Various analytical techniques
  • Tests: physical and chemical tests and  limit tests, 
  • Disintegration and dissolution and biological tests
  • Solubility
  • Transdermal drug delivery systems
  • Carriers in DDS: classification, types, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, surfactants, prodrugs, etc.
  • Spectroscopic methods
  • Conductivity, Preservatives, Media for bioassay.
  • Osmolality,
  • Osmolality, osmotic pressure,
  • NMR
  • Electrophoresis
  • UV-Visible
  • IR
  • XRD
  • HPLC
  • Fluorimetry
  • GC
  • IR
  • Mass
  • LCMS
  • Particle sizing
  • NMR Peaks
  • Cyclodextrin inclusion compounds
  • Chromatography- detailed 
  • Preformulation
  • Crystallinity,solvates,  polymorphism, and hydrates,
  • Crystal habits, porosity,
  • Stages of dosage from development
  • Surface area flow properties.
  • Dosage forms


Stereo Chemistry

  • Some important topics from stereochemistry are given below:
  • Pharmacological screening
  • Drug interactions, antagonist, agonist, drug distribution, excretion pathways, protein binding, distribution volume,
  • Mechanism of drug action
  • Drug-receptor interaction
  • Chemotherapy &pathophysiology
  • Detailed study of the CNS pharmacology 
  • TDDS
  • Additives of formulation itsadvantages, types, examples, and drug excipient interaction, disadvantages, 
  • Standardization of the natural products
  • Various adrenergic
  • Cholinergic, and other receptors
  • Pharmaceutics & formulation 
  • Bioavailability & bioequivalence studies
  • Evaluation of the formulation, principles, and its methods
  • Packaging
  • Compartmental modeling
  • Dosage forms



  • Methods, enzymes in cloning, and isolation of nucleic acids
  • Fermentation



  • Medicinal chemistry &Bulk Drugs
  • Osazone test
  • Basic organic chemistry and biochemistry Stereochemistry
  • Mutarotation
  • IUPAC nomenclature
  • Keto-enol tautomerism
  • Introduction to the Redox reactions
  • Introduction to the thermal methods of analysis
  • Imine-enamine
  • Hybridization
  • Basic methods of synthesis organic compounds
  • Amino acids proteins
  • Type of stereoisomer
  • Various Heterocycles, Heterocycle synthesis, reactions
  • Named reactions
  • Spectroscopy
  • Tautomerism
  • Resolution methods
  • R and S nomenclature
  • Reaction kinetics, and pseudo-first-order reactions.
  • Racemic mixture
  • Pericyclic reactions
  • Reactions like Cannizarro’s reaction
  • Huckel’s rule reaction mechanisms-
  • Ester hydrolysis
  • E and Z isomerism
  • Chromatography
  • Common condensation reactions like Claisen Perkin, Aldol, Dickmann, Darzen
  • Carbohydrates classification
  • Aromaticity



  • Simple Mathematics
  • logical reasoning and data analysis,



  • Detailed study of CNS pharmacology 
  • Drug metabolism: various pathways and other details
  • Drug interactions, agonist, Mechanism of drug action, antagonist, drug-receptor interaction.
  • Various adrenergic, cholinergic, and other receptors
  • Bioavailability, various factors of ADME, bioequivalence
  • Pharmacokinetics, undesired, pharmacodynamics, desired, pharmacological effect, toxic, adverse effects.
  • Bioassay methods, various requirements.
  • Chemotherapy and pathophysiology- knowledge of antibiotics,
  • Diseases: a study of the pharmacology of the diseases such as diabetes, leishmaniasis, malaria, TB, inflammation, myocardial ischemia, hypertension, and immunomodulation.
  • Brief knowledge of the statistical tests.



  • Various separation techniques are used for the isolation of natural products.
  • Primary metabolites
  • Biosynthetic pathways
  • Important therapeutic classes: antidiabetics, immunomodulators, hepatoprotectives, natural products for disorders, neutraceuticals, anti-viral (HIV), anti-cancer, adaptogens, etc.
  • Secondary metabolites eg. Alkaloids, glycosides, tannins, saponins, lignans, flavonoids, lipids, coumarins, etc.).
  • Important classes of natural products. (Selected ones only)
  • Some knowledge ayurvedic formulations like asava, arista, etc.
  • Difference between pharmacognosy and natural products
  • Standardization of analytical pharmacognosy, natural products.

Exam Pattern

  • There is only 1 section in the question paper of NIPER
  • Objective type questions available in the exam
  • Exam duration will be 120 minutes
  • The question paper available in the English language

Exam Paper

  • There is only 1 section in the question paper of NIPER
  • Objective type questions available in the exam
  • Exam duration will be 120 minutes
  • The question paper available in the English language

Exam Prepare

  • Applicants who wish to crack the NIPER JEE Exam can follow the below steps to start their preparation.
  • First collect all related information and syllabus related to exam
  • Purchase and use best books for preparation
  • Try to participate in the Mock Test
  • Solve previous year sample papers
  • Focus on your weak points

Exam Important Date

Registration of NIPER begins from Apr-22
Online registration form last date May-22
Form correction window Jun-22
Admit card will be released on June 2022 
Entrance Exam of NIPER JEE June to July 2022
Declaration of Result Jul-22
Intimation for GD and To be notified soon
interview through the email
Interview and GD for the MBA (Pharm.) To be announced soon
Joint Counselling for MBA (Pharm.) To be announced soon
NIPER Joint Counselling to take  admission into Masters Programs To be announced soon
Online Interview date for Ph.D To be announced soon
Ph.D Joint Counselling To be announced soon
Orientation & Commencement of classes To be announced soon

Exam Application Process

  • To fill the application form of NIPER JEE, candidates need to follow the below steps:
  • Go to the website of NIPER Exam
  • Register for the NIPER exam to get the User ID and Password
  • Once the registration would be completed than applicants need to click on NIPER JEE 2021 application form
  • After entering all the required information, pay the application fee


Registration fee of NIPER JEE Exam:

  • For M. Pharma, MS, or M. Tech
    • The application fee (General/ OBC) Will be Rupees 3000.
    • The application fee for ST/ SC will be Rupees 1500
  • For MBA Pharma
    • The application fee for ST/ SC Rupees 1500
    • The application fee for OBC/ General Rupees 3000
  • For M. S (Pharm)/ M. Tech (Pharm)/ MBA (Pharm)/ M. Pharm 
    • The application fee is Rupees 4000 for OBC/ General
    • The application fee Rupees 2000 for ST/ SC
  • For Ph.D. Course
    • The application fee is Rupees 3000 for OBC/ General
    • The application fee is Rupees 1500 for ST/ SC


Selection Process of NIPER JEE Exam:

  • Only shortlisted applicants will be allowed for the counseling process
  • On the basis of obtained marks, Group discussion, and interviews a merit list will be released by the authority
  • Selected applicants will be shortlisted for the counseling
  • In the counseling process, applicants need to choose their preferred colleges

Exam Center

Applicants can check the below exam centers:

  • Guwahati
  • Chandigarh
  • New Delhi
  • Bengaluru
  • Bhubaneshwar
  • Ranchi
  • Raipur
  • Dehradun
  • Madurai
  • Coimbatore
  • Jammu
  • Chennai
  • Varanasi
  • Lucknow
  • Amritsar
  • Agra
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Pune
  • Mumbai
  • Bhopal
  • Jaipur
  • Patna
  • Rajkot
  • Vijayawada
  • Ahmedabad
  • Hyderabad
  • Surat
  • Nagpur
  • Kolkata


Ques: What is the purpose of the NIPER JEE exam?
The exam offers Pharmacy admissions into post-graduate programs such as MBA (Pharma), MS Pharma, M. Tech Pharma, etc.


Ques: Which is the top NIPER institute?
NIPER Mohali is the best Pharmacy institute in India.


Ques: Is it important to carry admit card during the exam?
Yes, if any candidate doesn’t have to admit card then they are not allowed for the exam


Ques: How many seats are available in NIPER JEE 2022?
There are approx. 650 seats available


Ques: How a candidate can apply for NIPER 2022 exam?
Applicants must have to visit the official website to fill the application form.