NEET MDS 2022 exam pattern consists of details regarding the number of questions, marking scheme, type of questions, mode of examination, etc. Candidates who have applied for the NEET MDS 2022 Exam must check the MDS NEET Exam Pattern 2022. The paper has been set by the conducting authority, the National Board of Examinations. Out of 17 different subjects, 240 objective questions from the BDS curriculum will be asked in the NEET MDS 2022 Exam. In this section, we will give complete information on the NEET MDS 2022 Syllabus.
NEET MDS Exam Pattern 2022 Highlights
The syllabus for the exam can be divided into two categories as per the NEET MDS 2022 exam pattern, there would be two different Parts- A and B. In the table below you can have a brief overview of the NEET MDS question paper pattern.
|Mode of the examination||Computer-based exam|
|Time allotted||3 hours|
|Types of questions||Objective type questions|
|Total number of questions||240|
|Medium of exam||English|
NEET MDS exam paper pattern 2022- Distribution of questions
The section wise distribution of questions asked in NEET MDS 2022 is tabulated below.
|Section||Number of Questions|
NEET MDS marking scheme
Along with the NEET MDS 2022 exam pattern candidates appearing for the NEET MDS exam must also be aware of the marking scheme as it plays a significant role in all candidate's final scores. It must be noted that the NEET MDS exam will have negative marking, and candidates must be cautious about the unsure answers. The question should be left unanswered than to get it wrong. Below is the NEET MDS Marking scheme.
NEET MDS Syllabus 2022
The NEET MDS syllabus can be classified into two main sections- Part A and Part B. Each of these sections is equally important as per the NEET MDS 2022 exam pattern, and candidates must be well-versed with the exam syllabus before preparing for the exam. Below are the subjects that will be covered in the NEET MDS question paper.
|NEET MDS Subjects|
|General Anatomy including embryology and histology|
|General human physiology and Biochemistry|
|Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral Histology|
|General Pathology and Microbiology|
|General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics|
|Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology|
|Oral Medicine and Radiology|
|Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry|
|Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics|
|Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge|
|Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery|
|Public Health Dentistry|
Subject-wise distribution of questions in NEET MDS 2022
Knowing the NEET MDS subject-wise marks distribution in the exam is very important as this can help candidates with their prioritizing of topics and subjects. Below are both the Parts of the exam that will be covered.
|SUBJECT||SUBJECT WISE WEIGHTAGE IN NEET MDS
|General Anatomy including embryology and histology||14|
|General human physiology and Biochemistry||14|
|Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral Histology||14|
|General Pathology and Microbiology||14|
|General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics||14|
|Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology||15|
|Oral Medicine and Radiology||15|
|Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry||14|
|Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics||14|
|Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge||14|
|Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics||14|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery||14|
|Public Health Dentistry||14|
Note: The syllabus of the above topics shall be as per the latest Regulations for BDS courses notified by the Dental Council of India with prior approval of the Govt. of India.
NEET MDS 2021 Exam Day Schedule
Candidates appearing for the NEET MDS 2021 examination are strongly advised to check the exam day schedule. The NEET MDS 2021 exam day schedule is tabulated below.
|Particulars||Date and Time|
|NEET Exam Date||Sept 12, 2021|
|Duration of NEET 2021 Exam||2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (3 hours)|
|Last entry in the examination hall as per the NEET timing||1:30 PM|
|Sitting in the examination room||1:15 PM|
|Announcement of Important Instructions and Checking of Admit Cards by the Invigilator||1:30 PM to 1:45 PM|
|Distribution of the test booklet||1:45 PM|
|Writing of particulars on the Test Booklet by the candidates||1:50 PM|
|Commencement of NEET examination||2:00 PM|
|NEET UG 2021 Concludes||5:00 PM|