NEET PG has been conducted on 5th March, 2023 by National Board of Examination (NBE), New Delhi. The exam conducting authority will release notification on its official website regarding online counselling for admission to MD/MS courses. NEET PG Examination is conducted once a year to offer admission on 9,953 MD seats, 10,821 MS courses, and 1,979 PG medical diploma seats in various medical colleges. This examination is organized by the National Board of Examinations (NBE), New Delhi.
Latest Updates on NEET PG
- NEET PG 2023 Result has been released on 14th March. Click here
- NEET PG counselling has been started.
The aspiring medical candidates who want to get expertise in a particular specialization such as MD in Radiology or MS general Surgery need to appear for this examination. The authority conducted this online examination to check the ability and knowledge of the candidate. Only the eligible candidates are allowed to write the test.
The officials will announce the dates for NEET events before the examination. NEET PG is a computer-based/online test. The examination will be conducted for 3 hours and 30 minutes. The total number of questions asked in the exam is 200 for 800 marks. This examination is conducted only in the English language.
|Exam Conducting Authority||National Board of Examination (NBE), New Delhi|
|Exam Type||National Level Competitive Exam|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Medium of Exam||English|
|Types of Questions||Multiple choice question|
|Application fees||5015 for general category, and 3835 for reserved category|
|Purpose of examination||To offer admission is post graduate courses.|
NEET PG 2023 Dates
|Application||7th Jan, 2023|
|Last date of application||27th Jan, 2023|
|Correction window||From 14th Jan 2023|
|Final edit window to rectify window||17th Jan 2023|
|Admit card||27th Feb, 2023|
|Exam date||05 March 2023|
|Result||14th March, 2023|
NEET PG Counselling Dates 2023 (Date out)
|NEET PG counselling round 1|
|Verification of seat matrix by institutes||July 27 to 28, 2023|
|Registration for counselling round 1||July 27 to August 3, 2023|
|Last date of registration fee payment for counselling round 1||Till August 3, 2023 (3 PM)|
|Choice filling and locking for counselling round 1||July 28 to August 4, 2023|
|Processing of seat allotment||August 5 to 6, 2023|
|NEET PG counselling result||August 7, 2023|
|Uploading of documents by the candidates||August 8, 2023|
|Reporting at allotted college||August 8 to 14, 2023|
|Verification of joined candidates by institutes||August 15 to 17, 2023|
|NEET PG 2023 counselling round 2|
|Verification of seat matrix by institutes||August 18, 2023|
|Registration for counselling round 2||August 17 to 22, 2023|
|Last date of registration fee payment for counselling round 2||Till August 22, 2023 (8 PM)|
|Choice filling and locking for counselling round 2||August 19 to 22, 2023|
|Processing of seat allotment||August 23 to 24, 2023|
|Result of counselling round 2||August 25, 2023|
|Uploading of documents||August 26, 2023|
|Reporting at allotted college||August 27 to September 4, 2023|
|Verification of joined candidates by institutes||September 5 to 6, 2023|
|NEET PG counselling round 3|
|Verification of seat matrix by institutes||September 7, 2023|
|Online registration and payment||September 8 to 12, 2023|
|Choice filling and locking||September 9 to 13, 2023|
|Processing of seat allotment||September 14 to 15, 2023|
|NEET PG counselling result||September 16, 2023|
|Uploading of documents||September 17, 2023|
|Reporting at the allotted colleges||September 18 to 25, 2023|
|Verification of joined candidates by institutes||September 26 to 27, 2023|
|NEET PG counselling stray vacancy round|
|Registration and payment||September 28 to 30, 2023|
|Choice filling and locking||September 29 to October 1, 2023|
|Processing of seat allotment||October 2 to 3, 2023|
|Stray round result||October 4, 2023|
|Uploading of documents||October 5, 2023|
|Reporting at the allotted institute||October 6 to 10, 2023|
NEET PG Eligibility Criteria for 2023
The candidates who wish to get admission in MD/MS courses in the top reputed medical colleges across India or Foreign needs to appear in the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test PG entrance exam. However, the candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria set by the authorized body.
Only eligible candidates can appear in the exam. Those who are failing to eligibility criteria cannot write the test. The criteria have been summarized below.
- The applicant should be an Indian Citizen and for foreign nationals, temporary registration from NMC is mandatory.
- The aspirant must possess MBBS Degree or Provisional certificate recognized by the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956.
- The candidate must hold a permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS degree issued by the State Medical Council or National Medical Commission.
- The candidate must have completed their internship on or before 30th June 2023.
- There is no age limit for the exam.
NEET PG 2023 Registration
NEET PG application process involved several steps. The application process is completely online. The steps of the application process include, registration, filling up details, application, uploading documents, and fee payment. The application process starts with registration. The candidates need to register themselves on the official website.
After registration, a login ID and password will be generated. Now the candidate has to use that password to fill out the application form for 2023 NEET PG. Provide your basic, academic, address, and contact details. In the next step, the candidate has to upload the scanned copies of the required documents along with the signature. Now the last step is application fee payment.
The application fee is non-refundable. You can pay your fee through a debit card, credit card, UPI transfer, or any online payment mode.
All the applicant needs to pay the application fee. However, the fee for the NEET post-graduate entrance exam varies as per the category.
|Category||Exam Fees in INR|
|General/ OBC||5,015 plus 18% GST.|
|ST/SC PwD category||3835 including 18% GST.|
Important List Of Documents
There are e few documents that you may need during the application process and admission. Check out the list.
- MBBS degree
- A Valid mail ID
- Proof of internship.
- NMC registration certification
- Passport size photographs
- Aadhar card, PAN card, Voter ID, Passport, etc.
- A valid Mobile number
- Scanned copy of Signature of the candidate
Admit Card 2023
As per the official website, the admit card of the exam will be released on 27th Feb, 2023. The candidate who has successfully registered for the examination can download their hall ticket. The admit card will be available on the official website of NBE. The candidate has to use login credentials for downloading admit.
After downloading, check the details printed on the admit card and affix the latest passport photograph on the given space. The candidates are advised to take the admit card at the examination center.
How to download Admit card?
- Visit the official website of NBE.
- Click on the Log In
- Fill in your login credentials such as login ID and password.
- Click on the admit Card button to download your admit card.
- Click on download and then print it.
NEET PG Exam Pattern 2023
Exam patterns play an important role in the actual examination. It will help the candidates to prepare for the examination. The examination paper comprises the details of the question paper such as mod of the exam, question type, number of questions, marking scheme, duration, and so on.
So, the NEET PG has been successfully conducted online. There were 200 multiple choice questions for a maximum of 800 marks. The examination was conducted in English medium and the duration of the exam was 3 hours and 30 minutes. For every correct answer, 4 marks will be awarded and there is also a provision of negative marking (25% means 1 mark) for wrong answers.
The question paper is divided into three parts, pre-medical, paramedical, and clinical.
NEET PG Syllabus
The syllabus of the NEET PG exam is based on the MBBS program. The subjects covered in the bachelor’s degree are divided into three parts; pre-medical, paramedical, and clinical. Thus, the candidate should go through the syllabus of the MBBS degree. The main topics for the entrance exam are written below.
- Preventive medicine and social medicine
- Forensic medicine
NEET PG Result
The NEET PG results has been released on 14th March, 2023 on the official website of NBE. The same can be checked by entering login credential at official website of National Board of Examination.
The candidates are advised to take a hard copy of their score and rank card for future reference. This scorecard is valid for the upcoming session only. Scorecard will be required during the counseling.
NEET PG Cut-Off
The official authority will be release the cut-off scores along with the results in last week of March 2023. The minimum qualifying scores for the general category are the 50th percentile. For the ST/SC category candidates, the cut-off score is 40th Percentile.
Several factors decide the cut-off marks for NEET PG. however, the candidates are required to score minimum qualifying marks for getting admission into MD/MS courses.
|Category||Minimum Qualifying/Eligibility Criteria||Cut-off (Out of 800)|
|General / EWS||50th percentile||291|
|SC/ST/ OBC (Including PwBD of SC/ST/OBC)||40th percentile||257|
NEET PG 2023 Counselling
The date for NEET PG counseling is not declared yet, but it will be organized by the state and central authorities very soon. The complete counseling schedule will be announced on the official website. The Medical council committee will conduct the counseling for 50% of All India Quota Seats in deemed/central universities, and ESIC/AFMS institutes.
On the other hand, the respective state authority will hold the counseling for the rest of the 50% seats. The NEET PG counseling involves
at least three rounds. The steps of counseling are registration, choice filing of course and college, seat allotment result, and reporting to the allotted institute.
Based on. NEET PG results, a merit list will be prepared. According to that list, seat allotment takes place. The higher the marks, the better the college will be allotted to the candidate.
NEET PG Exam Day Guidelines
- Candidates are advised to reach the exam center within one hour of the prescribed examination duration.
- The exam timing is 9 A.M to 12:30 P.M. Entry into the examination hall will close at 8:30 am.
- All the candidates must go through the security procedures.
- Candidates are advised not to carry, a writing pad, bags, pens, books, pencil boxes, , etc. to the exam center.
- Don’t carry electronics items such as calculators, smartwatches, pagers, etc. They are prohibited in the exam hall.
- There are no provisions for their safe-keeping of the items prohibited in the exam hall.
NEET PG Preparation Tips
- NEET PG is one of the toughest entrance exams in India. Therefore, planning and preparation are very important to score well in the examination.
- The candidate should go through the latest syllabus topics, and weightage, for each subject.
- One must have fair timing; time management is also important.
- The candidates are advised to prepare a timetable and perform accordingly.