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    3 Hours 30 Minutes
  • Exam Frequency
    once a year
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Eligibilty Criteria

NEET PG 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates will be able to check the eligibility criteria of NEET PG in the information brochure to be released by the authorities. In the information booklet, the requirements for All India Quota (AIQ) 50% seats, Foreign Nationals (FN), Foreign Medical Graduates (FMG) and also common requirements for all are listed separately.

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Overall

The points are given below mention NEET PG 2022 eligibility criteria which is common for all candidates irrespective of category, nationality, domicile, etc.

  • Educational Qualification - Candidates are required to possess MBBS degree or Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate recognised by the Indian Medical Council Act 1956

  • Certificate of Registration - Candidates must have MBBS qualification registration (permanent/provisional). This registration is supposed to be issued by MCI or State Medical Council (SMC) or Medical Council of India (MCI)

  • Internship - As per the eligibility criteria of NEET PG candidates must complete their one year internship on or before July 31, 2022

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2022 - AIQ 50% seats

The criteria which candidates are required to fulfil for 50% AIQ seats is mentioned below:

  1. In accordance with NEET PG 2022 eligibility criteria, medical graduates belonging from the state of Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible for AIQ 50% seats.

  2. Only those candidates from J&K who have been nominated by the Government of India, under central pool seats, for pursuing MBBS from medical colleges in Jammu & Kashmir will be eligible for AIQ 50% seats. These candidates have to submit a duly signed affidavit which declares that they have been nominated by the Government of India under the above-mentioned category.

Address: Deputy Director (Examinations)

National Board of Examinations,

Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar,

Mahatma Gandhi Marg (Ring Road), New Delhi - 110029

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Foreign Medical Graduates

The NEET PG 2022 eligibility criteria for those Indian citizens or Overseas citizens who have pursued their Primary Medical Qualifications from Medical colleges that are outside Indian territory are mentioned below.

  • The Foreign Medical Graduates must qualify for the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) (Screening Test).

  • Foreign Nationals must get themselves registered with MCI/SMC

  • According to the eligibility criteria of NEET PG, candidates must complete their internship complying with the guidelines set for all in common

  • On the day of conduction of NEET PG 2022, FMG candidates are required to bring along their FMGE Pass certificate issued by NBE

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Foreign Nationals

Foreign nationals have to fulfil the below-mentioned NEET PG 2022 eligibility criteria if they wish to appear for the entrance examination

  • Since the year 2019, it is no more mandatory for Foreign Nationals to be registered with MCI while writing NEET PG 2022

  • The MCI is authorised to provide temporary registration to candidates. This is in cases where they pay the registration fee. Candidates must note that as per the eligibility criteria of NEET PG, the validity of this registration will be provided only for the PostGraduate course duration. Also, this registration will be limited to the medical college/institution in which the candidate has taken admission exclusively for the pursuance of postgraduate studies

  • Foreign Nationals have to be mandatorily registered with the competent registering authority of their country in order to get temporary registration

Exam Pattern

NBE NEET PG 2022 is conducted in a computer-based mode.  Candidates are advised to go through the exam pattern of NEET PG 2022 provided below.

NEET PG exam pattern 2022

Particulars Details
Mode of NEET PG 2022 Examination Computer-based Test
Duration of Examination 3 hours 30 minutes
Medium of the Question paper English
Number of Questions 200
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions
Marking Pattern Correct Answer: +4 marks, Incorrect Answer: - 1 marks, Unanswered Question: 0 marks

The syllabus of the NEET PG 2022 entrance examination released through the NBE brochure is divided into three parts/phases - Part A, B, and C.

  • Part A - Pre-clinical subjects (phase I)

  • Part B - Para-clinical subjects (phase II)

  • Part C - Clinical subjects (phase III)

The summary of subjects under each phase are further mentioned in the table below.

NEET PG syllabus

Phase I - Pre-clinical subjects

  • Anatomy

  • Physiology

  • Biochemistry

Phase II - Para-clinical subjects

  • Pathology

  • Pharmacology

  • Microbiology

  • Forensic Medicine

  • Social and preventive medicine

Phase III - Clinical subjects

  • General Medicine including dermatology, venerelogy, and psychiatry

  • General surgery including orthopedics, anaesthesia, and radio diagnosis

  • Obstetrics and gynaecology

  • Paediatrics

  • ENT

  • Ophthalmology


NEET PG counselling 2022 -The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will conduct the counselling for NEET PG 2022 in the online mode at mcc.nic.in. According to the latest notification, NBE has released the NEET PG 2022 result cum merit list for AIQ counselling 2022. Official sources confirmed that the NEET PG 2022 counselling will begin on September 1. However, the NEET PG 2022 counselling schedule is expected to be announced soon at mcc.nic.in.

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