NEET PG 2022 Exam: Counselling Schedule (Out), Merit list, Cutoff, and NEET PG 2023 Date, Notification, Application Form, And Syllabus.

NEET PG 2022: National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is the common entrance examination for admission into medical post-graduate programs offered from different medical colleges across India.  On the basis of performance in NEET PG 2022 admission shall be offered in MD, MS and MDS courses. It will be the single test for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses starting from the academic year 2017-18.

NEET-PG 2022 is a mandatory test for gaining admission to any Postgraduate Medical Courses in India. NEET-PG 2022 is a computer-based test (CBT). This is not an Internet-based test, i.e. a candidate does not take the test over the Internet. In a computer-based test, a candidate will read the questions on a computer screen and choose an answer by using a mouse to click on the appropriate option.

 

The Medical Council of India (MCI) with prior approval from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the Government of India has notified the National Board of Examinations (NBE) for conducting the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Post Graduate courses (NEET-PG 2022).

NEET PG 2022 Highlights

Candidates can refer to the table given below for important highlights for NEET PG 2022 exam:

EventDetails
Exam nameNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post-Graduate courses (NEET PG)
Conducting bodyNational Board of Examinations (NBE)
Exam levelPostgraduate exam at National level
Exam frequencyOnce a year
Mode of the examinationComputer-based test
Total registrations1,74,886 (In 2021)
Official websitenbu.edu.in
Courses offeredMD/MS/PG Diploma/DNB post-MBBS
Exam fees

5,015 (for General and OBC)

3,835 (for SC/ST/PWD/Physically Handicapped)

Exam duration3.5 hours (210 minutes)
Total marks800
Total questions200
Number of test cities267
Marking schemeAs per previous data
Language/MediumEnglish only
NEET PG total seats

19,953 MD

10,821 MS

1979 PG Diploma

1338 DNB CET

Total number of colleges in NEET PG

6,102 (MS/MD/PG Diploma)

649 Hospitals (DNB)

Official websitenbe.edu.in/natboard.edu.in
Contact detailsHelpline number-022-61087595
Email ID-helpdesknbeexam@natboard.edu.in

Online Registration for Counselling

Candidates are required to register themselves on the official website of MCC and fill out the application form to participate in the NEET PG 2022 counselling. Only those candidates who will register on the official website of MCC will be able to participate in the NEET 2022 counseling. Qualifying for NEET PG 2022 is compulsory for participating in the counseling. The application/registration process for counseling involves the following steps:

  • Creating a profile on the official website of MCC
  • Completing the application form of NEET PG 2022 counselling 
  • Uploading the required documents
  • Depositing the application fee for counselling (credit card/ debit card/ net banking)
  • Choice filling and locking
  • Printing a copy of the duly filled application form

NEET PG 2022 Merit List

NBE prepares the merit list on the basis of various criteria. Below are the four criteria upon which merit list will be prepared:

  • All India rank in the exam
  • All India 50 per cent quota rank
  • All India 50 per cent category rank
  • State quota or private medical colleges/ AFMS Rank

NEET PG 2022 Cut off score

CategoryNEET PG cutoff qualifying percentileNEET PG cut-off scores 2022
Unreserved (UR)50th percentile275
SC/ST/OBC40th percentile245
UR PWD45th percentile260

NEET PG 2022 Exam Dates and Events

Candidates can refer to the below-mentioned important dates of key events:

EventsDatesSalient Features
Information brochure release date15-Jan-2022The brochure contains important details of crucial events related to exam
Application form available15-Jan-2022 (3 pm onwards)

Application form was released online along with the information brochure

Candidates had to upload scanned copies of the following to complete the application:

Photograph

Signature

Left hand’s thumb impression

Last date to fill the application form04-Feb-2022
25-Mar-2022
The application form sent by post is rejected
Correction window08-Feb-2022 to 11-Feb-2022
29-Mar-2022 to 07-Apr-2022
Fields that could not be changed using this edit window:
Date of Birth

Gender

Category of the Candidate

Physical Disability Status

EWS status

Photograph

Signature

Thumb impression

Final edit window to rectify incorrect images24-Feb-2022 to 27-Feb-2022
26-Apr-2022 to 30-Apr-2022
26-Apr-2022 to 04-May-2022
Candidates were able to change or rectify the incorrect image uploaded earlier
Release of admit card07-Mar-2022
14-May-2022 (Released)

Admit card had to be downloaded from the official website only

Candidate had to affix a passport-sized photo on the admit card

Exam date12-Mar-2022
21-May-2022

The examination was conducted in an online mode

The question paper comprised 200 MCQs

Timings was 9 am to 12:30 pm

NEET PG result31-Mar-2022
01-Jun-2022

The result PDF was uploaded online

On the basis of this result, AIQ merit list will be released

Scorecard08-Jun-2022

NEET PG 2022 scorecard was released online

Candidates had to download the scorecard from nbe.edu.in

Merit list for 50% AIQ seats14-Jun-2022Merit list released online for AIQ seats
NEET PG 2022 counselling01-Sep-2022 to 31-Oct-2022

Counselling will be conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC)

Candidates will have to register on the official website-mcc.nic.in

NEET PG 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates are advised to go through the exam pattern of NEET PG 2023 provided below.

ParticularsDetails
Mode of NEET PG 2023 examComputer-based Test
Duration of Examination3 hours 30 minutes
Medium of the Question paperEnglish
Number of Questions200
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
NEET PG 2023 marking schemeCorrect Answer: +4 marks, Incorrect Answer: – 1 marks, Unanswered Question: 0 marks

NEET PG 2023 Application Process

NEET PG 2023 application process involved steps such as registration, filling up details in an application form, paying exam fee, and uploading documents. The application process started with registration. Only those candidates who registered themselves on the official website of NBE, nbe.edu.in could submit an application form for NEET PG 2023. A login ID and password gets generated after the successful NEET PG registration process. NBE had released the NEET PG application form 2023 on January 15. To complete the application process, candidates had to upload scanned copies of photographs and signatures. They had to pay a non-refundable application fee to complete NEET PG applications 2023. The deadline to submit the application form for the exam was March 25.

Application Fee

CategoryFee (In INR)
General/OBC5,015 (including 18% GST)
SC/ST/PwD3,835 (including 18% GST)

NEET PG 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who wish to apply for the exam or who wish to participate in the counselling process must check the eligibility criteria before applying for it. NBE releases NEET PG eligiblity criteria along with the information brochure. NEET PG eligibility criteria have been summarised below:

  • Aspirants must possess an MBBS degree/provisional Pass Certificate which is recognised as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 
  • They should also possess a permanent/ provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council
  • They must have completed the duration of their internship on or before July 31, 2023

NEET PG 2023 Admission Process

NEET PG 2023 Syllabus

Microbiology
Forensic medicine
Social and preventive medicine
General medicine including dermatology and venerelogy and psychiatry
General surgery including orthopedics, anesthesia, and radiodiagnosis
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Pediatrics
ENT
Ophthalmology

NEET PG 2023 Exam Centers

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