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NEET MDS (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test NEET MDS 2013)

Exam Information

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test NEET MDS 2013(NEET MDS)
Exam details

In compliance to the directives of the Hon'ble Supreme Court of India, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences will conduct a National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to Ministry of Health & FW/DCI recognized / approved / permitted seats of Dental Colleges for various postgraduate courses (MDS / PG Diploma).

The entrance examination will be governed by the rules and regulations specified by the Government of India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi. 
Applications are invited in the prescribed form through online mode only for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test MDS - 2013 (NEET-MDS-2013) to be  conducted by All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Sunday, the 13th January, 2013 for admission in various Postgraduate (MDS) courses in Dental Colleges in the country.


Eligibility crieteria

The candidate must be an Indian National / Person of Indian Origin / Overseas Citizen of India Card holders possessing BDS degree from a Dental College recognised by the Government of India under the Dentists Act, 1948  and who has obtained  provisional or permanent registration  from any of the State Dental Councils after passing the final BDS examination and has completed one year (12 months)  Compulsory Rotating Internship  in an approved/recognised Dental College shall be eligible. 

The condition of one year Compulsory Rotating Internship is not applicable to those candidate who had passed their final BDS Examination on or before 1988 and hold a BDS Degree from a Dental College recognised by the Dental Council of India and have obtained provisional or permanent registration from any of the State Dental Councils.
No condonation of Internship of 12 months period shall be accepted except (i) the students of the batch admitted during the academic session 2007-2008 and have completed 4½ year BDS Course alongwith 06 months compulsory rotating internship and (ii) the students admitted during the academic session 2006-2007 at Rajah Muthiah Dental College, Annamalai University those have completed 05 years BDS Course without internship. 
However, a candidate who, after passing the final qualifying examination (BDS or the foreign dental degree recognized by GOI/DCI), is undergoing 12- month compulsory rotating internship/practical training and is likely to complete the same by 31st March 2013 can take up this examination, but he/she shall not be eligible for admission unless he/she has completed the compulsory rotating internship and obtained provisional or permanent registration on or before 31st March 2013  or the candidate produces a certificate from the head of Institution that he/she will be completing internship by 31st March 2013. 
The dates indicated by candidates with regard to12 months Compulsory Rotating Internship i.e. starting date, completion date, shall be treated as final and candidates will be required to submit the original Compulsory Rotating Internship completion certificate at the time of counseling. 
The cut off dates for the recognition of the Dental Colleges, from where the candidates have passed their BDS Degree Course and completed compulsory rotatory Internship for the year 2013 will be 31st Oct 2012. The Colleges recognized after this date will not considered. 
Exam pattern

The syllabus for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to the MDS courses shall be that of BDS standard and shall cover all the subjects/syllabus taught during the BDS course as prescribed in the DCI Revised BDS Course Regulations, 2007 as amended from time to time.

There will be only one paper of 3 hours duration (10.00 A.M. to 01.00 P.M.) containing 200 MCQs consisting of Basic Sciences, Para-Clinical and Clinical subjects. 

The questions will be single answer  objective type.  

Each answer with correct answer shall be awarded four marks.

One mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

Zero mark will be given for the questions not answered. 

More than one answer indicated against a question will be deemed as incorrect answer and will be negatively marked. 

How to apply

A candidate can submit application only through On-Line mode.

Application Fee :  General / OBC Category : Rs.1000/- (SC/ST Category Rs. 800/-) + Transaction charges as applicable. Payment through computer generated Challan Form in any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) or can pay online through Credit Card / Debit Card.
Please follow instructions in the help manual before filling the online application form which will be available from 14.11.2012 on website www.aiimsexams.org . 
The last date for submission of online application is 10.12.2012 (upto 5.00 PM).
Important dates

Last date for receipt of applications : 10th December, 2012  (5.00 PM) 

Admit Cards to be hosted at www.aiimsexams.org by : 28 th December, 2012 (Through Net only not by post)

Entrance Examination : 13 th January, 2013 
Expected date of declaration of result* : 10th February, 2013
Last date of admission : 31.05.2013 


Exam centers


01 Chennai

02 Delhi 

03 Kolkata 

04 Mumbai  

05 Guwahati  


For enquiries relating to Entrance Examination, issuance of Duplicate Rank Latter etc., please contact :  

Examination Section, 

All India Institute of Medical Sciences 

Ansari Nagar, New 


Tel.: 26594971/26594499 

Fax : 26588789 

For enquiries relating to counselling,please contact :  

Medical Counseling committee 

Dte. General of Health Services 

Nirman Bhavan, Maulana Azad Road 

New Delhi-110 011 

Tel. : (O) DS (ME) 011-23062642  / ADG (ME) 011-23062493 

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I just completed my BDS degree and going to start 12 months internship with in a day or two. when can i appear for entrance exam for getting admission to MDS. 
by Anil Verma, on Sep-16-2014
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