Scheme of Examination for NEET PG 2021

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  1. The common entrance test (CET) for admission to Medical Post-graduate Courses across the country i.e.. . National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Medical Postgraduate Courses-MD/MS/Diploma (NEET-PG) shall be held in Jan-Feb 2012 for admissions in the academic year 2012 − 2013. This entrance test is common for all students aspiring to take admission in medical field. It is a Computer Based Test and not an internet based test.
  2. The test consists of one section with a total of 240 multiple choice, single correct response questions in English Language only.
  3. The examination shall be objective type taken using computers network as per scheme prescribed.
  4. Kindly note that the weightage of MCQ՚s is indicative and purely provisional. NBE reserves its rights to alter/vary/amend the same.
  5. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.
  6. A toatl of 3 hours and 15 minutes will be taken involving 15 minutes of test tutorial time and 180 minutes for attempting the test.
    TimeForenoon SessionAfternoon Session
    Candidate Entry TimeTime 09: 00 AMTime 2: 15 PM
    Venue Entry ClosesTime 09: 30 AMTime 2: 45 PM
    Check-in ProceduresTime 09: 00 AM TO 10: 00 AMTime 2: 15 PM TO 3: 15 PM
    Test Start TimeTime 10: 00 AMTime 3: 15 PM
    Test End TimeTime 01: 15 PMTime 6: 30 PM
  7. There are two sessions per day out of which the student can take only one session, either FORENOON session or AFTERNOON session
  8. Syllabus: The Syllabus for the test shall comprise of subjects/knowledge areas as per the Graduate Medical Education Regulations issued by Medical Council of India with prior approval of Government of India. An extract of the same is enclosed at Annexure B, kindly refer to MCI website MCI Website for complete document.
  9. Subjectwise distribution of Marks is as follows.
    SubjectsWeightage in Marks
    ANATOMYMarks 20
    PHYSIOLOGYMarks 20
    BIOCHEMISTRYMarks 20
    PATHOLOGYMarks 15
    MICROBIOLOGYMarks 15
    PHARMACOLOGYMarks 15
    FORENSIC MEDICINEMarks 9
    OPHTHALMOLOGYMarks 9
    ENTMarks 9
    SPM, STATISTICS AND BIOMEDICAL RESEARCHMarks 20
    GENERAL MEDICINEMarks 21
    PSYCHIATRYMarks 4
    DERMATOLOGY & STDMarks 4
    GENERAL SURGERYMarks 21
    ORTHOPEDICSMarks 3
    ANAESTHESIOLOGYMarks 3
    RADIOLOGYMarks 3
    OBSTETRICS & GYNAECOLOGYMarks 20
    PAEDIATRICSMarks 9
    GRAND TOTALMarks 240
  10. Kindly note that the weightage of MCQ՚s as above is indicative and purely provisional. NBE reserves its rights to alter the same. The syllabus of the above topics shall be as per the latest Graduate Medical Education Regulations notified by the Medical Council of India with prior approval of the Govt. Of India. For Graduate Medical Education Regulations please refer MCI India.

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