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. 2020 admission session.

NEET-PG 2020 shall be a single eligibility cum entrance examination namely National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses for the academic session 2020 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 (January 2020 Admission Session)


Registration and submission of application form for appearing in the NEET-PG 2020 are to be undertaken online at the website 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 2020 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 2020: Round 2 Allotment Letter Released

The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has released the allotment letter for the 2nd round of NEET PG counselling 2020. The counselling process has begun from June 16, 2020. 

Candidates who have been allotted seats in the NEET counselling would be required to be present physical along with their documents. It has extended the reporting to June 30.  

Candidates who have participated in the second round but could not get upgraded for Round one seats can exit without forfeiture of security deposits from June 16 to June 18, 2020.

17 June 2020
NEET PG 2020: Round 2 Counselling Dates Announced

The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has released the NEET PG round 2 counselling dates. Candidates can visit the official website to check the dates. The registration process for the round two counselling would begin from June 3, 2020.

NEET PG Counselling was recently in the news as the Supreme Court of India has asked NBE to consider only one round of counselling to be conducted for the admissions through NEET PG. Check the dates here. 


  • New Registrations beginning date- June 3, 2020
  • Last date to register for the second round counselling - June 9, 2020 – Till 10:am
  • Choice filling dates- June 4- June 9, 2020
  • Result for the second round dates- June 12, 2020
  • The last date for joining institute allotted- June 18, 2020

The NEET PG counselling is being done for 50 per cent seats of All India Quota for the Deemed/ Central Universities, ESIC and AFMC institute.

29 May 2020
What Is Free Exit Option In NEET PG Counselling?

The NEET PG counselling for postgraduate medical and dental seats has begun and first-round have already been completed. The states quota seats will begin from April 20. 

Candidates who wish to retain the seat allotted in the first round can exercise the free exit option. This option is available for Deemed/Central Universities, mop up round of counselling and the second counselling. Candidates who have not reported at the allotted institute will be eligible for the free exit. 

One should note that the security deposit of candidates who do not report to their allotted college after second counselling will be forfeited by the college. If a candidate doesn't get an upgradation in the second round and not interested to retain the seat allotted in the first round can exit within 2 days of result announcement.

20 April 2020
NEET PG 2020 Counselling Round One Provisional Result Released

The Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) has announced the round one provisional result of NEET PG counselling 2020. A total of 13,237 MD/MS/PG Diploma and 1,144 MDS candidates have been shortlisted for admission through NEET PG/MDS counselling under All India Quota (AIQ).

Candidates should report at the respective colleges for completion of admission process till April 20, 2020. Candidates can either report to the allotted college physically or they can report in online mode to allotted colleges. It is advised to visit the official website to check the complete details about NEET PG counselling 2020.

10 April 2020
NEET PG 2020 Counselling Important Announcement

The Medical Council of India (MCI) has released an important notice regarding the NEET PG 2020 counselling process. The Council has asked the colleges to conduct the final year exams to PG students. 

Students should note that the NEET PG Counselling dates will be released soon on the official website - The NEET PG 2020 was postponed due to the COVID19 outbreak in the country.

Earlier, NEET PG counselling 2020 was supposed to begin on March 12 was supposed due to pandemic in the country. The NEET PG 2020 exam was held on January 5 and the result was announced on February 6, 2020. 

8 April 2020
NEET PG 2020 Counselling Postponed Due To Coronavirus
NEET PG Medical Seats Increased To 44,000
NEET PG Counselling 2020 Schedule Released
NEET PG 2020 Result: All About Merit List For 50% AIQ
NEET PG 2020 Score Card Released
NEET PG Result 2020 Announced
NEET PG 2020 Admit Card Released
Correction Window Opens For NEET PG 2020
NEET PG 2020: Last Day To Register Online
Online Registration Started For NEET PG 2020
NEET PG 2020 To Be Held On January 5
National Exit Test (NEXT), To Replace NEET PG? Bill Tabled In Parliament
NEET PG 2019 Revised Result Released
MCI Decided To Reduce Qualifying Percentile For NEET PG 2019
NEET PG 2019 Counseling Schedule Released
NEET PG 2019: Scorecard Released On The Official Website
NBE Declared NEET PG Results 2019
NEET PG 2019 To Be Conducted Again For Valley Students
NEET PG 2019 Admit Card Released
Online Registration Process Starts For NEET PG 2019
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