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. 2019 admission session.

NEET-PG 2019 shall be a single eligibility cum entrance examination namely National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses for the academic session 2019 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 2019 Admission Session)


Registration and submission of application form for appearing in the NEET-PG 2019 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 2019 session:

  • AIIMS, New Delhi
  • 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 2019

The organising body of NEET PG, the National Board of Examinations (NBE), has released the NEET PG 2019 result on January 31. The NEET PG result is for courses such as MD and MS. The results are available only on the official website of NBE. Candidates who have appeared for the examination can check their result and access the cutoff score 2019, which is available with the result. 

The NBE released the NEET PG result in the form of a scorecard. It will also release the merit list which will be available by February 6, 2019. Candidates can get all the information about their All India Rank, NEET PG score and percentile score through the scorecard. Only the qualified candidates are eligible for the counselling process. 

Events Dates
NEET PG Exam January 6, 2019
NEET PG Result January 31, 2019
NEET PG Rank Card February 6, 2019
NEET PG Merit List February 6, 2019

Steps To Check NEET PG Result

Step 1: Visit the official website of NEET PG.

Step 2: Click on the exam result link on the homepage

Step 3: Enter the NEET PG roll number and date of birth

Step 4: Submit the details to access the result

Step 5: Download and take a printout of the result for future reference. 

Click here to check NEET PG Results 2019

Cut-off Score And Qualifying Percentile In NEET PG

Category Qualifying Percentile  Cut-off Score (Out of 1200)
General 50 Percentile 340
SC/ST/OBC 40 Percentile 295
General-PH 45 Percentile  317

Validity Of NEET PG Result

The NEET PG result is valid only for the current admission session for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses. This cannot be carried forward for the next session of admissions. Candidates have to note that the registration of admissions for the courses is governed by Post Graduate Medical Education Regulations issued by Medical Council of India with prior approval of Central Government and the Judgments of the Honourable Supreme Court of India.


NEET PG Counselling 2019 

The Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) is responsible for conducting the allotment process and counselling. Candidates who qualify in the NEET-Post Graduation (NEET PG) examination can start choice filling/ locking. The counselling will be held in two rounds. The most important thing is MCC will transfer the non-reporting & non-joining/ vacant seats to state quota, if candidates fail to report before the last date. 

MCC will be conducting the counselling for 50 % All India Quota seats for all State Govt. medical/dental colleges/institutes, except the state of Jammu and Kashmir as per merit of NEET PG. The seats in the Deemed Universities are also filled as per merit. The PG counselling also include for institutes of Armed Forces Medical Services. 

According to the official sources, 50% institutional quota seats for Central Universities of Delhi University, Aligarh Muslim University, and Banaras Hindu University. The state government of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are also participating in the online counselling of All India Quota from the academic year 2018-19 onwards.

NEET PG Counselling Schedule 2019

Round 1

Event  Date
Registration/Payment   March 15 to 24, 2019 (10 days)
Choice Filling/ Locking  March 19 to 24, 2019 (6 days)
Processing of Seat Allotment  March 25 to 26, 2019 (2 days)
Result  March 27, 2019 (1 day)
Reporting  March 27 to April 3, 2019 (8 days)

Round 2 

Event  Date
Registration/Payment   April 5 to 9, 2019 (5 days)
Choice Filling/ Locking  April 6 to 9, 2019 (4 days)
Processing of Seat Allotment  April 10 to 11, 2019 (2 days)
Result  April 12, 2019 (1 day)
Reporting  April 13 to 22, 2019 (10 days)

The official notice released by MCC has stated that the transfer of non reporting & non joining/ vacant seats to state quota (at 6:00 pm) April 22, 2019 (only 50% All India Quota). 

NEET PG 2019 Counseling Schedule Released

The Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) has released the NEET PG 2019 counselling schedule. The 2019 counselling will be held in two rounds. Aspirants who have passed with flying colours in the examination can start their choice of filling/ locking from March 19, 2019. A total of 10 days are allowed for registration/payment in round one. 

The second round of counselling will begin after the conclusion of round one reporting. The round two choice filling/ locking will be held between April 6 to 9, 2019. The seats which are vacant/ non-joining and non reporting will be transferred to state quota (at 6:00 pm) April 22, 2019. 

NEET PG a single entrance examination conducted to post graduation courses in medicine. The was held on January 6, 2019. The results were declared on January 31, 2019.

28 February 2019
NEET PG 2019: Scorecard Released On The Official Website

The National Board of Examination (NBE) has released the scorecard for NEET PG 2019. The scorecard is available on the official website of NBE. Earlier, the NBE had declared the NEET PG result on January 31. 

Candidates who have appeared for the NEET PG examination on January 6, 2019, can visit the official website of NBE to check their result. The examination was held on January 17, 2019, for the aspirants from Jammu & Kashmir. 

Click here for NEET PG 2019 scorecard 

Aspirants need to enter their login credentials such as user ID and password to access the NEET PG scorecard 2019. The NEET PG counselling will be held in the online mode by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The counselling will be held in two rounds for All India Quota seats. The allotment of the seats will be purely based on the merit rank and preference. 

7 February 2019
NBE Declared NEET PG Results 2019

The National Board of Examination (NBE) has declared the NEET PG results 2019. Candidates who have appeared for the examination can check their results on the official website of the NBE. The NEET PG results have been declared along with the ranks of the candidates. 

NBE has released a notice on the NEET PG results 2019. According to the notification, the score cards will be available from February 6, 2019. Score card will not be sent individually to the candidates and they are suggested to download their score cards only from the authentic website 

Click here to check the NEET PG 2019 result

The cut-off score out of 1200 for general category candidates is 340. For OBC/SC/ST categories, it is 295. The score card will display the total score obtained by the candidate out of 1200 and overall merit position. It will also provide the total number of correct and incorrect responses of a respective candidate.

1 February 2019
NEET PG 2019 To Be Conducted Again For Valley Students

The National Board of Examination (NBE) has decided to re-conduct the NEET PG 2019 examination, which was held on Sunday, i.e., January 6. Many test-takers had not turned up for the NEET PG examination in the Jammu and Kashmir due to hostile weather conditions in the state. The decision came after a request from the Jammu and Kashmir government. 

In a press release, the NBE had stated that it is committed to giving an opportunity to such affected candidates to appear in NEET PG 2019. It has been decided to hold a separate examination for these affected candidates. The date, time and venue shall be informed in due course.

The NBE conducted NEET PG 2019 on January 6, 2019, for more than 1,48,000 candidates in 165 cities across the country. The examination is being conducted on a computer-based platform in one single session.

7 January 2019
NEET PG 2019 Admit Card Released

The National Board of Examination (NBE) has released the admit card for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) Post Graduate (PG) examination 2019. The registered candidates can visit the official website to download their admit card. 

The NEET PG admit card is an important document to enter the examination hall. It contains the information related to the exam date, centre and timings. The NEET PG 2019 exam will be conducted on January 6, 2019. However, the results of the examination will be released on January 31, 2019. 

Click here to download the NEET PG 2019 admit card

NEET PG is conducted for various MD/MS and PG Diploma courses across the country. This is a computer-based test (CBT) and consists of 300 questions. The duration of the test is three hours. One mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. The NEET-PG exam consists of questions across 15 subjects.

7 December 2018
Online Registration Process Starts For NEET PG 2019

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