NEET PG 2019 will be conducted on January 6, 2019 by NBE. The exam is meant for admission into MD/MS/Post Graduate Diploma courses for the academic session 2019. NEET PG is conducted only once a year. NEET PG 2019 Application form has been released and is available between November 2 and 22, 2018.
Eligible candidates need to visit the official site of NBE at nbe.edu.in and register themselves for filling the NEET PG 2019 Application form. Those who have a MBBS degree or provisional MBBS pass certificate recognized by MCI can apply for NEET PG 2019. You must have completed one year of internship on or before March 31, 2019 to be eligible.
NEET PG 2019 Application Form
NEET PG 2019 Application Process is completely online. Candidates need to fill and submit the form online only as there is no provision to fill the form offline. Before filling the NEET PG Application form, you must register yourself with a valid mobile number and E-mail address.
Once you have successfully registered yourself, you can fill the application form by clicking on ‘Candidate login’. There is no need to send the hardcopy of the Application form to NBE. Application Form is divided into 3 sections-
- Personal Details
- Qualification Details
- Test Center Details
After correctly filling all the above mentioned details, the Application form is considered complete to proceed to the fee payment section.
NEET PG 2019 Application fees
Application form is submitted successfully only after the payment of application fees. Fees can be paid through Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card. Following table gives the NEET PG 2019 Application fees-
|Category||NEET PG 2019 Application fees (INR)|
|General and OBC||3750|
Important dates for NEET PG 2019
NEET PG 2019 exam schedule is now released by NBE at their official site. You can visit the site and download the exam schedule from the NEET PG 2019 information bulletin.
The following table mentions the important dates that you should keep in before and after NEET PG 2019 examination-
|NEET PG 2019 Application form||November 2 to 22, 2018|
|NEET PG 2019 Admit Card||December 30, 2018|
|NEET PG 2019 Exam Date||January 6, 2019|
|NEET PG 2019 Result||January 31, 2019|
|NEET PG 2019 1st counselling||2nd week March 2019|
|NEET PG 2019 2nd counselling||2nd week of April 2019|
NEET PG 2019 Admit Card
You must regularly check the official site of NBE for any updates regarding the exam dates. NBE will release a public notice for downloading the NEET PG Admit Card from December 30, 2018. Only those who have successfully filled the Application form will be able to download the admit card on the mentioned date.
Students can follow the below steps to download the NEET PG 2019 admit card:
- Visit the official website of NBE i.e. nbe.edu.in
- Click on the NEET PG 2019 Admit card
- Now a login window will appear
- Enter the credentials like username and password
- Click on the login button
- After clicking on the button, the admit card will be displayed on the screen. Students can download and take the printout of it for their future reference.
Students can choose the examination center as per their preference at the time of filling the application form. But the final allocation is done by the examination conducting authority on the first come first serve basis. Following is the list of exam centers from which students can choose anyone:
|Greater Noida||Vijayawada||Navi Mumbai|
Applicants are advised to check the examination pattern in advance before preparing for the exam. After knowing the examination pattern, students will come to know about the type of questions asked in the exam. Following is the detailed explanation of NEET PG 2019 Examination pattern:
- The examination is conducted in online mode only
- The paper is comprised of 300 multiple choice questions
- The paper was only in the English language
- Total time duration given to complete the paper is 3 hours 30 minutes
- For every correct answer, one mark will be awarded
- There is no negative marking
Exam Pattern Highlights Table
|Mode of examination||Online|
|Number of Questions||300|
|Duration of exam||3 hours 30 minutes|
The following table shows the subject-wise distribution of questions:
|Subject||Weight-age of questions|
|Social and Preventive Medicine||25|
|Medicine, Dermatology and Venereology||37|
|Surgery, Orthopaedics, Anaesthesia, & ENT||46|
|Radiotherapy & Radiodiagnosis||12(6+6)|
|Gynaecology & Obstetrics||25|
According to the above weightage, maximum questions are asked from ‘Surgery, Orthopaedics, Anaesthesia, & ENT’ subject.
For the detailed syllabus of NEET PG 2019, click here.
NEET PG result will be declared on January 31, 2019. Students can check the result online on the official portal of NBE. With the help of the testing ID and date of birth, students can download their result. Following steps help students to download the result:
- Open the official website of NBE
- Click on the NEET PG 2019 Result
- Enter the details such as testing id and date of birth
- Click on the download button
After clicking on the button, the result will be displayed on the screen. Students are advised to download and take the printout of the final score for future use.
Cut off marks for NEET PG 2019 can be estimated by knowing the cut off of the previous year. You can use the below mentioned data to predict your score according to the category you belong to. Cut off marks will be decided on the basis of various factors which are as following:
- Total number of students appearing in the exam
- Difficulty level of the question paper
- Availability of seats
- Previous year cut off trends
- Total number of students passed the exam
NEET PG 2018 Cut off is tabulated below:
|Category||NEET PG 2018 Cut off|
|Unreserved – Physically Handicapped||682.3638|
|OBC (Other Backward Classes)||842.2654|
|OBC (Other Backward Classes) -Physically Handicapped||655.5969|
|SC (Scheduled Caste)||655.1937|
|SC (Scheduled Caste) – Physically Handicapped||658.5397|
|ST (Scheduled Tribe)||655.1766|
|ST (Scheduled Tribe)- Physically Handicapped||673.4360|
On the basis of students score in the NEET PG, a merit list is prepared every year. Counselling for NEET PG is conducted by Directorate General of Health
Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India. Students can participate in the NEET counselling according to their rank in the merit list. In the counselling process, students have to fill their college and course choices.
Students must bring the following list of documents at the time of counselling for verification:
- NEET PG 2019 Admit Card and Rank Card
- 12th class mark sheet and passing certificate
- 10th class mark sheet and passing certificate
- Graduation certificate
- Transfer certificate
- Category certificate (if applicable)
- Counselling call letter
- Recent passport size photographs