The examination will take place on December 20, 2019, and it will be a single day in a single session. At the time of online registration, a candidate will be required to choose the city in which he/she wants to take the test.
(2:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
|Allow Candidates to enter the examination centre
and commence Biometric Registration
|Entry closes at Examination Centre||1:30 PM|
|Grant access for Candidate Login||1:45 PM|
|Candidates log in to read instructions||1:50 PM|
|Exam Start Time||2:00 PM|
|Exam End Time||5:00 PM|
Syllabus: The syllabus for NEET-MDS shall comprise of subjects/knowledge areas as per the Graduate Dental Education Regulations issued by Dental Council of India with prior approval of Government of India. To know more, click on the attached file in the syllabus description field.
NEET-MDS shall be a multiple choice questions exam delivered on the computer-based platform (CBT). The examination comprises of 240 Multiple Choices, single correct response questions in English language only. Time allotted is 3hrs.
There shall be 25% negative marking for incorrect answers. No marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.
|Correct Answer||4 Marks|
|Incorrect Answer||1 Mark Shall Be Deducted|
|Unattempted Questions||Zero Marks|
|Category||Minimum Qualifying Cutt-Off|
(Including PwD SC/ST/OBC)
|Sl.No||Subject||Subject Wise Weightage Of Questions (In Nos.)|
|1||General Anatomy (Including Embryology & Histology)||14|
|2||General Human Physiology & Biochemistry||14|
|3||Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral Histology||14|
|4||General Pathology & Microbiology||14|
|5||General & Dental Pharmacology & Therapeutics||14|
|9||Oral Pathology & Oral Microbiology||14|
|10||Oral Medicine & Radiology||14|
|11||Pedodontics & Preventive Dentistry||14|
|12||Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics||14|
|14||Prosthodontics & Crown & Bridge||14|
|15||Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics||14|
|16||Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery||14|
|17||Public Health Dentistry||14|
The syllabus of the above topics shall be as per the revised BDS course regulations notified by the DCI with prior approval of the Govt. of India. For the latest syllabus and other details click here.