NEET PG Exam

National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (PG) Exam

What is NEET PG Exam?

National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test-Post Graduate (NEET-PG) is a competitive entrance exam conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE).

NBE is an autonomous body established in 1975 under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India. It was established as a Society under Delhi Society registration act, to standardising postgraduate medical education and examination in India.

NEET-PG is an eligibility-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single entrance examination to various MD/MS and PG Diploma Courses as per Section (10) of Indian Medical Council Act 1956.

It is a single window entrance examination for PG courses. No other entrance examination, either at state or institution level, shall be valid for entry to MD/MS/PG Diploma courses as per the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 w.e.f. 2021 admission session.

NEET-PG 2021 shall be a single eligibility cum entrance examination namely National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses for the academic session 2021 which will include the following:

  • All India 50% quota seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses (all states except Andhra Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Telangana)
  • State quota seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses for all States/Union territories of India (including the states of Andhra Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Telangana)
  • MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at all Private Medical Colleges, Institutions & Universities/Deemed Universities all across the country
  • MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions.
  • DNB Broad speciality courses (April 2021 Admission Session)

NEET PG 2021 

Exam National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test-Post Graduate (NEET-PG)
Organiser National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Exam Mode Online
Admission

Master of Surgery (MS)

Doctor of Medicine (MD)

PG Diploma seats

Question Type Multiple Choice
Seats Approx 19,000
Exam Date April 18, 2021
Official Website www.natboard.edu.in

Note: Registration and submission of application form for appearing in the NEET-PG 2021 are to be undertaken online at the website https://nbe.edu.in/. Application forms cannot be submitted in the offline/printed copy by post.

The following Medical institutions are not covered by centralized admissions for MD/MS seats through NEET-PG for 2021 session:

  • AIIMS, New Delhi and Other AIIMS
  • PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • JIPMER, Puducherry
  • NIMHANS, Bengaluru
  • Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

PG seats of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are likely to be included in 50% All India Quota Seats 2019 subject to confirmation by the respective State Governments to Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India.

NEET PG Result 2020

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has released the revised result of NEET PG 2020. Check the complete details of the NEET PG result 2020 after the suggestion came from the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. 

Category Minimum Qualifying Criteria as per Information Bulletin  Cut-off Score as per Qualifying Criteria in Information Bulletin Revised Minimum Qualifying Criteria  Revised Cut-off Score
General 50 percentile  340 50 percentile  313
SC/ST/OBC 40 percentile  295 40 percentile  270
PWD 45 percentile  317 45 percentile  291
NEET PG 2021 Application Process Started

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has started the online application process for the Post Graduate (NEET-PG) 2021. Candidates can apply online through the official website at nbe.edu.in till March 15, 2021. 

NEET PG 2021 will be held across the country on April 18 for admission to 10,821 Master of Surgery (MS) seats, 19,953 Doctor of Medicine (MD) seats, and 1,979 PG Diploma seats offered by 6,102 government, private, deemed and central universities.

23 February 2021
NEET PG 2021 To Be Held On April 18

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) will be conducting the NEET PG 2021 exam on April 18. One can access the application form on the official site - nbe.edu.in.

Candidates who are aspiring for the entrance exam can start filling the application form on the official site. NBE has decided that only candidates who will complete their internship on or before June 30, 2021, are eligible to register for NEET PG 2021.

 

12 February 2021
NEET PG 2021 Exam Will Be Held On April 18

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has announced the NEET PG 2021 exam date. The entrance exam will be held in computer-based mode on April 18, 2021.

Candidates who are aspiring for the NEET PG 2021 exam seeking admission to the postgraduate medical courses must complete their internship on or before June 30, 2021.

The duration of the exam is 3 hours and the type of question is multiple-choice. It is conducted for admission to MS, MD and diploma seats. 

15 January 2021
NEET PG 2021 Postponed

The NBE has postponed the NEET PG 2021 exam until further notice. The sources suggest that the decision to postpone NEET 2021 comes after the decision regarding the matter of conduct is being considered by the UG & PG boards. 

The official notice reads, "National Medical Commission (NMC) has informed that the matter of conduct of NEET-PG 2021 is being considered by the UG & PG Boards of the Commission in consultation with the stakeholders. In view of the aforementioned communication from NMC, the provisional schedule for conduct of NEET PG 2021 as announced by NBE on September 16, 2020 stands deferred till further notice."

Earlier, the NEET PG 2021 was scheduled to be conducted on January 10, 2021.

3 November 2020
NEET PG 2021 Exam Date Announced

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has released the provisional exam dates of various exams. The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post-Graduation (NEET PG) 2021 will be held on January 10, 2021. Interested candidates who are aspiring for the exams can access the information bulletin available on the official website - nbe.edu.in.  

The NBE has also released the exam dates for other exams. Check the exam dates.  

  • Master of Dental Surgery (NEET MDS) 2021 - December 16, 2020
  • National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post-Graduation (NEET PG) 2021 - January 10, 2021
  • Foreign Medical Graduates Examination (FMGE) 2020 - December 4, 2020
  • DNB Post Diploma Centralised Entrance Test (PDCET) 2021 - January 28, 2021

17 September 2020
NEET PG 2020 Counselling: Reopening Of Registration And Payment For Deemed Universities
NEET PG 2020: Mop-up Round Result Declared
Karnataka To Award 5 Marks To NEET PG Aspirant Who Have Been Working In COVID-19
NEET PG 2020: Round 2 Allotment Letter Released
NEET PG 2020: Round 2 Counselling Dates Announced
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