National Eligibility cum Entrance Test NEET PG - 2013(NEET PG)
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India has notified National Board of Examinations (NBE), New Delhi for conducting the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for Postgraduate (PG) Courses commencing in the session 2013.
NBE shall be conducting NEET-PG as a Computer Based Test (CBT).from November 23rd, 2012 to December 6th, 2012 at test centres located at 33 cities across the country. NEET-PG is a mandatory test for gaining entry to MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses at all medical colleges under ambit of PGME Regulation of MCI. No candidate who has failed to obtain the minimum eligibility marks as prescribed, shall be admitted to any Post Graduate course.
Candidates who are in possession of MBBS degree or Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate recognized as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and possess permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council and have completed one year of internship or likely to complete the internship on or before 31st March 2013, may apply for NEET-PG 2012 through online application system at website : www.nbe.gov.in/neetpg
Candidates found to be ineligible at any stage of NEET-PG will not be permitted to appear in the examination and/or counseling. In an unlikely, event of any ineligible candidate appearing and/or being successful in the NEET-PG, the results/candidature of such candidate shall be cancelled and / or are deemed to be cancelled.
Requests for appearing in NEET-PG from candidates completing internship after 31st March 2013 or having qualifications that are not recognized shall be summarily rejected. Candidates are further advised not to canvass for the same.
NOTE : Candidate who are completing their internship after 31st March 2013 or likely to complete after 31st March 2013 need not apply in the NEET-PG exam as they shall be ineligible to participate at any stage of the admission process.
Registration and /or appearance in NEET-PG does not confer any automatic rights upon the candidate for admission at medical institute /college or MD/MS or PG Diploma programme.
Eligibility for pursuing MD/MS/PG Diploma shall be as per the rules, regulations and guidelines of respective universities /medical institutions.
The dates indicated by candidates with regard to12 months Compulsory Rotating Resident Internship i.e. starting date, completion date, shall be treated as final and candidates will be required to submit the original Compulsory Rotating Resident Internship completion certificate at the time of counseling.
The cut off dates for the recognition of the Medical Colleges, from where the candidates have passed their MBBS Degree Course and completed compulsory rotatory Internship for the Admission year 2013 will be as prescribed by MCI. The Colleges recognized after the date prescribed by MCI will not considered.
Registration with M.C.I./State Medical Council/ is necessary and its documentary proof should be furnished at the time of counseling.
A candidate can register and appear for NEET-PG only once for admission to a particular academic year.
NEET-PG is a qualifying-cum-ranking examination for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses in medical institutions recognized for running these courses under ambit of Post Graduate Medical Education Regulations.
NEET-PG examination shall be held in November / December 2012 for admission to MD / MS / PG Diploma Courses session 2013-14 and conducted as a Computer Based Test.
The test comprises 240 multiple choice, single correct response questions in English Language only.
The examination shall be a multiple choice questions test delivered using computers network as per scheme prescribed.
Kindly note that the weightage of MCQ’s is indicative and purely provisional. NBE reserves its rights to alter /vary /amend the same.
Negative Marking : There shall be no negative marking.
What is the Subject wise distribution of Questions for NEET 2013 ?
SUBJECT-WISE DISTRIBITON OF QUESTIONS FOR NEET 2013 :
1 ANATOMY 20
2 PHYSIOLOGY 20
3 BIOCHEMISTRY 20
4 PATHOLOGY 15
5 MICROBIOLOGY 15
6 PHARMACOLOGY 15
7 FORENSIC MEDICINE 9
8 OPHTHALMOLOGY 9
9 ENT 9
10 SPM, STATISTICS & BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH 20
11 GENERAL MEDICINE 21, PSYCHIATRY 4, DERMATOLOGY & STD 4
12 GENERAL SURGERY 21, ORTHOPEDICS 3, ANAESTHESIOLOGY, 3
13 OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGY 20
14 PAEDIATRICS 9
GRAND TOTAL 240
Note: Kindly note that the weightage of MCQ’s as above is indicative and purely provisional. NBE reserves its rights to alter /vary /amend the same.
The syllabus of the above topics shall be as per the latest Graduate Medical Education Regulationsnotified by the Medical Council of India with prior approval of the Govt. of India. For Graduate Medical Education Regulations please refer www.mciindia.org
The online registration for NEET PG 2013 begins on 4th Oct 2012 and will end on 12th Nov 2012.
During registration, candidate would be required to:
1. Create a profile. / 2. Fill out the NEET-PG application. / 3. Schedule test.
Estimated time to complete this process is 15 minutes.
To register for the NEET-PG 2013, go to www.nbe.gov.in/neetpg and click “Register for NEET-PG” link. Fill in all the asked details in the application form and click preview. A confirmation screen will appear. Read the confirmation screen to make sure all information is correct. If something is not correct, click Edit, make the required corrections and submit the application.
On successful submission of online Application, a copy of the application will be emailed to the candidate within 24 hours to the specified email address.
Once the application has been successfully submitted, candidate can schedule an appointment to take the NEET-PG. Although, candidates have the option of choosing their examination centre, availability of the test centre (venue) on the date and time would be on first come first served basis and candidates will only be shown available sessions. Once the exam is scheduled, request for change of centre would not be entertained.
At the end of Registration and Scheduling process, an acknowledgement would be generated and sent at the registered e-mail ID of the applicant. Print out of this acknowledgment constitutes the Admit Card-cum-Confirmation Slip. Candidate is required to affix his/her latest passport size photograph on this acknowledgement and bring it to the Test centre along with an identification document. The name of the candidate in the identification document shall be the same as that in the Admit Card-cum-Confirmation Slip.
( Candidates should provide a valid, active mobile number as important NEET-PG related information would be sent on it by SMS.)
The NEET-PG may be taken during the window of 23 November 2012 – 06 December 2012. There will be two sessions each day – at 10 a.m. (forenoon) and at 3.15 p.m. (afternoon). Each candidate is required to appear in one session during this testing window on the particular date.
Result : The results for NEET-PG 2013 shall be declared by 31 January 2013. The result will be displayed at NEET-PG website
Post result declaration the mark sheet-cum-result certificate can be downloaded from the website : http://www.nbe.gov.in
1. Notice for National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test
2. Availability of Information : 4th October-10th November 2012 Bulletin-cum-Examination Fee Voucher at designated branches of Axis Bank
3. Online Registration and Scheduling : 4th October-12th November 2012 for NEET-PG
4. Examination Dates of NEET-PG : 23rd November - 6th December 2012
5. Declaration of Results : By 31st January 2013
Online applications can be accessed and completed till 23:59 hrs on 12th November 2012.
NATIONAL BOARD OF EXAMINATIONS
Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar,
Mahatma Gandhi Marg (Ring Road)
Phone : 0124-4517187