The conducting authority, National Board of Examinations, determined the FMGE Exam Centers 2021. The list of exam centres for the exam, for both the June and December sessions, will be published by the exam conducting authority on its official website. The FMGE Test Centers comprise all the cities where the exam was conducted. For this year, the exam was conducted in 46 exam centres throughout the country, whereas previously, it was conducted in 42 cities only. Candidates will also be provided with an information brochure on the official website regarding the exam centres.
The FMGE Exam Centers 2021 must be selected by the candidates while filling their application forms. They must make their preferences based on the vicinity and comfort. All the details of the exam centres such as address and schedule will be mentioned in the admit cards. The exam was conducted in an online mode (CBT) and the aspiring foreign medical graduate candidates had taken up the same for registering themselves either provisionally or permanently with the State Medical Council or the MCI. The purpose of taking the exam is for legally practising medicine in the country. This section discusses all the aspects of the FMGE Exam Centers 2021, and the candidates can go through this page completely for further details about the same.
FMGE Exam Centers 2021 List
The exam authorities had released the list of FMGE 2021 Exam Centers as an information bulletin on the official website for the December session. The complete list of the existing FMGE Exam centres 2021 is given below in the form of a table for the reference of the candidates.
|Serial Number||Name of the City||Serial Number||Name of the City|
Updated FMGE Test centres 2021
Few changes have been made in this year's list as compared to the previous year's counterpart since some exam centres have been removed and certainly, new ones have been added.
The set of FMGE Exam centres 2021 that has been removed,
- Guru Gram
- Greater Noida
The set of FMGE Test centres that have been newly added:
- Delhi NCR
Important Aspects of the FMGE Exam Centers 2021
The key aspects or points for the candidates to go through regarding the FMGE Exam Centers 2021 are:
- The exam centres will be allotted to the candidates based on first come first serve policy. Any decision made by the National Board of Examination regarding the exam centres allotment will be considered as final.
- The address details and exact location of the centres will be provided in the FMGE Admit Cards 2021.
- The choice of opting the FMGE Exam Centers 2021 can be made at the time of filling and submitting the application form.
- All candidates are allowed to make their preference for their test centres, however, the preferred centres will only be allotted to them based on the availability of seats.
- For securing the seats in their preferred test centres, candidates are advised to apply for the exam as early as possible.
Things to carry to the FMGE Exam Centers 2021
The list of things that are required and permitted to be brought to the exam hall at the FMGE 2021 Exam Centers is given below. Candidates can make a note of the same.
- Admit cards should be mandatorily brought to the exam hall, without which no candidate will be permitted to write the exam (required).
- Face mask and a pair of gloves (optional).
- Hand sanitiser for personal use. Should be in a compact and transparent bottle (optional).
- Documents required to be brought, along with the admit cards. Any one of the following government-issued, valid ID card (required):
- PAN Card
- Driver's License
- Voter ID
- Aadhar Card
- Water bottle for personal use. Should be brought in a clear and transparent water container. (optional)
Things not to carry to the FMGE Exam Centers 2021
Candidates are prohibited from bringing certain items into the exam hall, at the FMGE Exam Centers 2021. If found to be in possession of such items, the candidates will not be allowed to write the exam. Some items that are prohibited inside the exam hall are:
- Electronic gadgets and devices such as digital wristwatches, electronic pens (scanners), calculators, pagers, Bluetooth, earphones, mobile phones, flash drives, CD discs, etc.
- Items such as wallets, handbags, goggles, belts, caps, sunglasses are also strictly prohibited.
- Ornaments and luxury items such as pendants, chains, nose pins, earrings, finger rings, bracelets, necklaces, badges, etc.
- Any kind of edible items, be it packed or opened.
- Pens, pencils and other stationery items printed or written materials, pouches, etc.
FMGE Exam Day Guidelines
Candidates can go through certain guidelines before appearing to the FMGE Exam Centers 2021, on the day of the exam. Some of the most important guidelines to be followed on the day of the exam are as follows:
- Candidates should report to their exam centres at least 60 minutes prior to the start of the exam. This way they can avoid any last moment inconvenience like traffic.
- Photographs will be mandatorily captured on the day of the exam.
- Strict social distancing measures will be followed in the FMGE Exam Centers 2021. Candidates will not be required to capture their finger biometrics.
- Malpractices of any kind will not be tolerated, and candidates indulging in the same will be subjected to strict punishments. Hence everyone is advised to refrain from indulging in any of unwanted activities.
FMGE Exam Day Schedule
The FMGE Exam Day Schedule is given below as a table. Candidates can check out the same for further details about the timings and schedule of the exam.
|Shift 1 (Part A)||Shift 2 (Part B)||Activity Specifications|
|Entry into the hall and biometric registration||7 am||12 pm|
|Termination of the entry (entry is closed)||8:30 am||1:30 pm|
|Access for logging in shall be granted to the candidates||8:45 am||1:45 pm|
|Candidates shall read the instructions after logging in||8:50 am||1:50 pm|
|Start of the exam||9 am||2 pm|
|End of the exam||11:30 am||4:30 pm|