NEET PG 2021: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, Exam Date

NEET PG 2021: National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for PG courses (NEET-PG) is a national level medical entrance exam for the aspirants who are preparing for MD/MS or PG diploma courses in the Country. The examination is conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE). The candidates who are seeking MD/MS/PG Diploma courses can go for NEET PG entrance test. The official notification for NEET PG 2021 is expected to be released in the month of November 2020. Interested candidates should submit the application form as per the prescribed schedule. Aspirants can check crucial information regarding NEET PG 2021 application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern and syllabus are provided below.

NEET PG 2021 Important Dates

Interested candidates can check here the tentative schedule of the NEET PG 2021 exam in the table below. We will update the table after the release of official notification:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Online registration will start fromNovember 2020
Last date of registrationLast week of November 2020
Demo test availability3rd week of December 2020
Admit card release dateLast week of December 2020
NEET PG 2021 Exam1st week of January 2021
Result declarationlast week of Januar 2021
Counselling will start fromLast week of February 2021

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2021

Those who want to apply for the NEET PG exam, must satisfy the eligibility criteria laid down by the authority concerned. Check the following information with regard to eligibility criteria:

  • Candidate must be an Indian citizen.
  • Candidate must have an MBBS degree from the recognized medical institute certified by the Medical Council of India.
  • Candidate should have done one-year internship programme on or before 31st March 2021.

NEET PG Application Form 2021

Online registration for NEET PG 2021 exam will commence probably from the month of November 2020. Interested candidates have to access the official website for submitting the online application form.  Everyone must ensure his/her eligibility as per the criteria laid down.  Follow the steps mentioned below for submitting application form:

  • The registration process is likely to start from the first week of November 2020.
  • Interested candidates can fill application form till last week of November 2020.
  • First, access the official web portal for making the application.
  • Complete the registration process by entering the required details. Fill application form details such as personal information, qualification details, and address etc. very carefully.
  • Upload all the scanned documents like photograph, signature, photo ID etc. in the format prescribed.
  • Remember, the e-mail ID and mobile number provided in the application form or registration form must be functional.
  • After submitting all the particulars in the application form, candidates have to pay the requisite examination fee.
  • In the end, candidates have to submit the application form and should take the printout of the same for future reference.

Application Fee

The application fee will be submitted only through Debit/Credit Card, Net Banking. Non-payment of the requisite fee, resulting into cancellation of the application. The fee is as under:

  -For General/OBC Candidates    :           Rs.3750/-

 -For SC/ST/PwD Candidates:           Rs.2750/-

Exam Pattern

Candidates who are planning to appear in the NEET PG 2021 exam must be aware of the exam pattern and syllabus. Here is the guide regarding the exam pattern:

  • This exam is conducted in online mode (computer-based exam).
  • The test paper will contain multiple-choice question (MCQ) having four options. Out of which, only one answer will be correct.
  • There will be 300 questions asked in the exam.
  • The duration of NEET PG exam will be 3.30 hours.
  • There will be no negative marking for NEET PG exam.
  • The question paper will be in the English language only.
  • All the questions will be of multiple-choice nature. Each question will carry 4 marks. Hence, the total marks of question paper will be 1200.
  • Questions will be derived from the subject like Biochemistry, Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Radiodiagnosis & Radiotherapy, Paediatrician, Psychiatry etc.

NEET PG Admit Card

The Admit card for NEET PG 2021 will be available online on the official portal for eligible candidates prior to examination. Admit card can be downloaded from the official website by entering required details. Admit card will contain the details like name, roll number, exam date & timing and exam centre.

Candidates have to bring admit card along with one photo ID card like PAN card, Aadhar Card, Driving Licence etc. to appear in the examination. Without admit card, candidate cannot enter in the examination hall.

NEET PG 2021 Result

The Result of NEET PG exam 2021 will be declared by the competent authority probably in the month of January 2021. Candidate can obtain the result by accessing the official portal using their roll number/registration number etc.

Thereafter, the merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained and Rank Card will be issued accordingly. The Rank Card is an important document which has candidate’s score and All India Rank.

NEET PG 2021 Counselling

On the basis of NEET PG 2021 result, the eligible candidates can participate in the counselling process. Directorate General of Health Science (DGHS) and Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will facilitate the process for 50% All India Quota seats. For the remaining 50% seats, counselling will be done by State authorities. Final admission will be based on NEET PG score, choice-filled and number of seats available.

The candidates must keep ready all the relevant documents, as the competent authority will verify all the original documents during the counselling process. If anyone failed to produce relevant documents then his/her candidature shall liable to be cancelled. Admission will be allotted to the students purely on the basis of merit.

Important documents to be verified

  • NEET PG Admit Card
  • NEET PG 2021 Result/Score Card
  • Graduation Degree Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Counselling letter
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Category Certificate (If applicable) etc.

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