NEET PG 2024: Admit Card (Out), Exam Date (Jun 23)

Hafsha Qureshi
Hafsha Qureshi

Updated on - Jun 19, 2024

Latest Updates for NEET PG

NEET PG 2024 admit card has been released on Jun 18, 2024. The admit card has been issued on the official website by the conducting authority. Applicants must enter the login credentials, such as, registration number, password, etc to download their admit card from the official website.

NEET PG 2024 exam dates have been revised by NBE. According to the latest notification, NEET PG 2024 exam date has been preponed to Jun 23, 2024. In addition, the conducting body stated that the NEET PG cut off 2024 date for completion of the internship process is Aug 15, 2024. Moreover, PTI announced that the National Exit Test (NExT) for the academic year 2024 - 25, will not take place.

NEET PG (National Eligibility and Entrance Test for Post-Graduation) is a test that is held across the country to provide admission to various MD (Doctor of Medicine)/ MS (Master of Surgery) and PG Diploma courses. The National Board of Examinations (NBE) administers the exam in computer-based mode once a year.

The results are also used to determine admission to postgraduate MBBS DNB programs. The exam is held for 13,649 MS seats, 26,168 MD seats, and 922 PG Diploma seats available at various Medical Institutes around India.

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NEET PG 2024 Admit Card

NEET PG 2024 admit card has been released on Jun 18, 2024, on the official website nbe.edu.in. Candidates must download NEET PG admit card 2024 and attach their scanned passport-size photograph to the hall ticket.

Any authorized photo IDs will be accepted (must be original, valid, and non-expired), i.e., PAN card, Aadhaar card (with the photograph), Driver's license, Voter ID, or Passport. Candidates must carry any of the mentioned IDs and the admit card to the exam hall.

Steps to Download NEET PG Admit Card 2024

Candidates must follow the steps below to download the NEET PG admit card 2024.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website nbe.edu.in and click the admit card link.
  • Step 2: Enter the login credentials
  • Step 3: Copy the Captcha Code as given in the picture.
  • Step 4: NEET PG Admit Card will be displayed. Take a Printout of it.
  • Step 5: A passport-size photo should be affixed to the hall ticket.

Read More: NEET PG Admit Card 2024

NEET PG Exam Date 2024

NEET PG 2024 exam has been announced by the NBE on the website. The exam is scheduled for Jun 23, 2024. However, the NBE will announce all the other important dates on the official website nbe.edu.in.The table below contains all the important dates of NEET PG exam.

NEET PG Exam Date 2024

NEET PG Exam Dates 2024
Events Dates
Upcoming Events
NEET PG Exam Date 2024 Jun 23, 2024 (announced)
NEET PG 2024 result date Jul 15, 2024
NEET PG Rank Card 2024 Jul 2024
NEET PG Merit List for AIQ 50% seats Aug 2024
NEET PG Counselling Date Aug 2024
Past Event
NEET PG Application Form 2024 Start Date Apr 16, 2024
NEET PG Application Form 2024 End Date May 6, 2024
Application Correction Window May 10 - 16, 2024
Pre-Final Selective Edit Window for Incorrect Images Rectification May 28 - Jun 3, 2024
NEET PG Final Correction Window Jun 7 - Jun 10, 2024
NEET PG Mock Test 2024 Jun 14, 2024 (Out)
NEET PG Admit Card 2024 Release Date Jun 18, 2024 (Out)

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2024

Candidates interested in appearing for the NEET PG 2024 exam must fulfill the eligibility criteria prescribed by NBE. The eligibility criteria include all the basic requirements like age limit, educational qualification, eligibility for state quota seats, etc., that candidates need to meet to appear for the examination.

The details of NEET PG Eligibility Criteria 2024 are detailed in the table below.

NEET PG Eligibility 2024
Particulars Description
Age No Upper Age Limit
Education Qualification Candidates must possess a valid MBBS degree from an institution recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI), and have an MBBS degree or provisional certificate to that effect.
Nationality Indian
Internship Completion of the internship on or before Aug, 15 2024. (minimum 12 months)

Eligibility Criteria for Sponsored Seat

NBE will issue a notice regarding the sponsored seats for the 2024 admission session. The scheme started from the 2020 admission session, under which a sponsored seat will be granted to an accredited hospital that meets the mentioned eligibility criteria by the National Board of Examination in Medical Sciences (NBEMS).

  • The accredited department should entail at least 3 non-sponsored seats in the concerned zone.
  • The hospital should have opted/asked for the inclusion of all non-sponsored seats in the counselling of the 2024 admission session.
  • The department should have completed at least 1 year of accreditation.
  • The department should have additional faculty approved by the NBEMS to accommodate the sponsored candidate.

Apart from the eligibility criteria mentioned above, candidates must achieve scores equal to or greater than the minimum cut-off set by the exam conducting authority.

Read More: NEET PG Eligibility 2024

About NEET PG

NEET stands for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test. It is an all-India exam students take annually for admission into various UG and PG courses across some of India's most prestigious medical institutions.

Though the exams serve a similar purpose in providing a platform for students to seek admissions, the conducting authorities for both UG and PG courses are different. NEET UG is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA), while NEET PG is conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE).

NEET PG 2024 will be conducted across 271 cities in India and conducted online as a computer-based test (CBT).

NEET PG 2024 Exam Highlights
Particulars Details
Exam Name NEET PG
Full Form National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post Graduation
Exam Level National
Conducted Body National Board of Examination (NBE)
Application Mode Online
Languages English
Exam Mode Computer Based Test
Exam Duration 3 Hours 30 Minutes
Official Website nbe.edu.in
Helpdesk 1800-267-4003

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) is an autonomous body that falls under the purview of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. The examination is conducted for admissions into postgraduate programs across various medical institutions in the country.

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NEET PG 2024 Courses Offered

NEET PG 2024 shall be a single eligibility cum entrance examination for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses, which includes the following sections:

  • All India half share seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses (in all states except Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, and Telangana).
  • MD/MS/PG Diploma courses will have the state quota seats in all the States/Union territories of India (including the states of Andhra Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, and Telangana)
  • All private medical colleges, institutions, and universities/deemed universities across India with MD/MS/PG Diploma courses.
  • MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions.
  • DNB Board Specialty courses

Medical institutions do not follow centralized admissions for MD/MS seats through NEET-PG for the 2024 session, as some laws set up these institutes.

  • All India Institute Of Medical Science (AIIMS), New Delhi.
  • Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh.
  • Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow.
  • Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry.
  • National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (NIMHANS), Bengaluru.
  • Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology (SCTIMST), Trivandrum.

NEET PG Application Form 2024

NEET PG application form 2024 was released on Apr 16, 2024. Aspirants will be able to fill out the NEET PG 2024 registration form at nbe.edu.in. The last date to submit the NEET PG application form was May 6, 2024 (till 11:55 PM). The National Board of Examination for Medical Sciences is responsible for the NEET PG 2024 registration process (NBEMS).

However, applicants must note that the final form correction facility for NEET PG exam was activated on Jun 7, 2024. The last date to edit the form was Jun 10, 2024. However, the pre-final editing window was activated between May 26 - Jun 3, 2024. The form correction was active from May 10 - 16, 2024.

The points mentioned below cover all the essentials regarding the NEET PG Application Form 2024, which candidates must fill out as part of the registration process to write the examination.

  • NEET PG 2024 exam registration process will be open for the candidates on the official website.
  • Candidates applying for the first time must register before filling up the application.
  • The candidates are required to carry out the NEET PG application form 2024-filling process by checking and verifying if they meet the eligibility criteria and other necessary information.
  • Candidates who are first-time users must follow the instructions under the heading "I am ready to register" to get themselves registered for NEET PG 2024.

Candidates can save their login credentials to make logging in more accessible or request to resend the admit card details or NEET PG 2024 application in case they forget the credentials.

Steps to Apply for NEET PG 2024

Candidates must go through the following steps to fill out the NEET PG application form 2024.

  • Step 1: Fill in the registration form and receive the login credentials.
  • Step 2: Fill out NEET PG application form 2024.
  • Step 3: Upload the Digital signature and Photograph File.
  • Step 4: Fee Payment For the NEET PG 2024 application form.
  • Step 5: Take a printout of the filled application for future reference.

Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criteria can apply for the NEET PG 2024 exam.

NEET PG 2024 Application Fee
Particulars Description
Mode of NEET PG Application Form 2024 Online
Application Fees

General/OBC - INR 5,015
SC/ST/PWD (Physically Handicapped) - INR 3,858

Mode Of Payment Debit/Credit Cards and Net Banking Only

Steps to Follow for NEET PG Edit Window

Candidates can refer to the steps below to avail of the facility of the edit window to modify details in the NEET PG application form 2024.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website of NBE nbe.edu.in.
  • Step 2: Select the 'NEET PG' tab on the home page and click on 'Application Link'
  • Step 3: Log in through the credentials
  • Step 4: NEET PG Application Form 2024 will open on the screen
  • Step 5: Modify the required details and verify all the sections
  • Step 6: Click on the "save and next" option after every section
  • Step 7: Enter the captcha code and click on the "save and submit" option
  • Step 8: The application form with modified details will appear on the screen.

Read More: NEET PG Application Form 2024

NEET PG Exam Centres 2024

Regarding NEET PG exam centres 2024, candidates can refer to the below points.

  • Candidates can choose the NEET PG exam centres 2024 of their preference (that are in the vicinity and convenient to them) while filling in the details on NEET PG 2024 online application form.
  • It must be noted that the request for a change in the test venue will not be accepted after the final allotment. Applicants must carry a valid ID proof and the admit card to the exam centre for identity verification. Entry without a photo ID proof will be prohibited.

Note: Candidates must reach the test centre 30 minutes before the reporting time. Late entry to the examination premises will not be allowed.

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Documents to be Carried on NEET PG 2024 Exam Day

Candidates will have to carry the following documents to the exam hall.

  • A printed copy of the NEET PG admit card 2024.
  • A photocopy of the Provisional Registration Certificate issued by MCI/SMC.
  • A photo ID proof.
  • Foreign nationals taking up NEET PG 2024 should carry their Passport to the examination hall along with their admit card.

Read More: NEET PG Exam Centres 2024

NEET PG Exam Pattern 2024

The National Board of Examinations will release NEET PG exam pattern 2024. Last year, the number of questions was reduced to 200 and the total marks to 800 from 1200. By knowing the exam pattern, candidates can plan their preparation process better and develop an effective strategy to score the maximum marks in the examination.

NEET PG exam pattern 2024 is decided by the National Board of Examination (NBE), and information on the same is available below.

NEET PG Exam Pattern 2024
Particulars Details
Exam Mode Online (Computer Based Questions)
Type of NEET PG 2024 Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Language English
Exam Duration 3 hours and 30 Minutes
Marking Scheme +4 Mark for Correct Answers
-1 Mark for Wrong Answers
Total Marks 800

Candidates can regularly visit this page for further updates and information regarding NEET PG Exam Pattern 2024 and other associated events.

Read More: NEET PG Exam Pattern 2024

NEET PG Syllabus 2024

NEET PG syllabus 2024 contains all the important topics from which questions will be asked in the examination. Candidates can go through the following points to learn more about the syllabus.

  • NEET PG syllabus 2024 is a very important component to streamlining a candidate's examination preparation.
  • Candidates will be able to prepare for NEET PG 2024 according to the syllabus and develop an effective strategy for scoring the maximum marks in the examination.
  • The syllabus pattern consists of a total of 14 subjects which broadly fall under 3 sections; Pre-Clinical (Anatomy, Physiology, and Biochemistry), Para-Clinical (Pharmacology, Microbiology, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, and Social and Preventive Medicine), and Clinical (Medicine, Dermatology and Venereology, Surgery, Orthopedics, Anesthesia, Radiodiagnosis, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Opthalmology and ENT)
  • After reading and going through the subjects, students are advised to practice the previous year's NEET PG exam question papers, sample papers, and mock tests to increase their chances of scoring well in the examination.
  • The questions are framed from 14 subjects across 3 significant sections.
  • The topics are covered at the MBBS and BDS levels in colleges and are approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI).

Read More: NEET PG Syllabus 2024

NEET PG Preparation 2024

Having a plan for preparation per the syllabus and exam pattern can give a candidate an edge while writing the NEET PG 2024 exam. With the help of the syllabus and exam pattern, candidates can draw out a full-fledged study schedule and flesh out a strategy to score the maximum marks in the examination.

The first step in the preparation process is for candidates to review all the subjects carefully. Once they have gone through all the subjects, they can set a timetable and allocate sufficient time for all the topics and their everyday tasks.

Also Read: Top 5 Benefits of Practising Previous Year’s NEET PG Question Papers

It is also highly recommended that candidates solve the question papers of the previous years to get a first-hand idea of the exam pattern of NEET PG 2024. Solving as many questions and sample papers as possible will increase candidates' confidence. To add to the points mentioned above, candidates can refer to the below-mentioned points regarding their preparation for the exam.

Keep Track of Your Progress: Keep a daily record of the work done. Make sure the job done today is better than the previous day's. It also ensures the candidate does not repeat the mistakes committed on the last day.

Divide your Time: Candidates should make a proper timetable by dividing their time effectively and allotting more time for the important sections of the exam. This way, they can systematically prepare for the exam without wasting too much time on any particular topic or subject, which could ultimately lead them to run out of time to prepare and study the rest of the issues in the syllabus.

Study Materials: Lots of study materials are available online, as well as in the market. Moreover, candidates can check the reference books to learn about the exam topics. Apart from using reference books, the most effective material to study is to solve NEET PG question papers from previous years.

Prioritize the Difficult Subjects: Firstly, work on the topics you find more challenging and focus on those topics closely. Most importantly, don't neglect any topic, whether easy or difficult. The important topics carrying maximum weightage should be given primary importance.

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Time Management: Candidates should be able to utilize their time efficiently without wasting time during preparation and when attempting the exam questions. Time management is very important for scoring well in NEET PG 2024 exam.

Revision: Candidates must ensure they have ample time to revise all the subjects they studied in their preparation process. It's common for candidates to forget topics that they've studied at the beginning of their preparation process. Revision can help candidates better recall the subjects that they have already learned. Moreover, candidates must ensure they finish their preparation and start revising at least a month before the exam.

Mock Test: Practicing NEET PG mock papers can help you learn from your mistakes by assessing them without anyone's help. It will also help you to practice effectively for the exam. Mock tests also help you understand and get an overview of the type of questions generally asked in the question paper.

Read More: NEET PG Preparation 2024

NEET PG Mock Test 2024

NEET PG 2024 mock test link has been activated on the official website on Jun 14, 2024. The link has been activated by the conducting authority on the official website. Students will have to enter the required login credentials to appear for the mock test.

However, the direct link for the mock test is shared below.

Particulars Link
Direct Link for NEET PG Mock Test 2024 Direct Link

NEET PG Paper Analysis 2024

The points mentioned below will give candidates an idea of the analysis of NEET PG exam based on the candidates' reactions and experts' opinion.

  • NEET PG 2023 exam paper was found to be moderate in level of difficulty.
  • Almost 90% of the questions were asked from the clinical section which was very extensive.
  • The number of good attempts was found to be 170 out of 200 questions.

Read More: NEET PG Paper Analysis 2024

NEET PG Answer Key 2024

NEET PG final answer ley 2024 will not be released by NBE. NEET PG provisional answer key 2024 has been released unofficially by various institutions and candidates can use them to calculate their estimated scores. After the NEET PG answer key 2024 is released, candidates will be given a chance to challenge the answer key if they find any answers doubtful in the released NEET PG Answer Key 2024.

Read More: NEET PG Answer Key 2024

NEET PG Result 2024

NBE will issue the individual NEET PG 2024 category wise rank list for 50% of all India quota seats. NEET PG result 2024 will be declared by Jul 15, 2024, followed by the issue of the general scorecard.

Candidates must remember the following points regarding the NEET PG Result 2024.

  • Candidates can view NEET PG result 2024 on the official website of the National Board of Examinations.
  • The details of the candidates and their scores in NEET PG 2024 will be sent to the State Private Universities/Institutes. This will be done without applying any eligibility criteria, reservation criteria, etc., of the concerned states/ UT, Private Universities, or Institutes.

Note: There is no provision for re-checking/re-totaling/re-evaluation of the question paper, answers, or score, and no query in this regard will be entertained.

Steps to Download NEET PG Result 2024

Candidates must follow these steps to download the result from the official website.

  • Step 1: Candidates must visit the official website - nbe.edu.in
  • Step 2: Click on "NEET PG" link on your screen under the entrance examinations option; a list will appear.
  • Step 3: A new window will appear; click the result option.
  • Step 4: The result will open in a new tab, a PDF will open, and candidates can check the NEET PG Result 2024.

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NEET PG Cut Off 2024

NEET PG cutoff 2024 percentile, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Department of Health and Family Welfare, Medical Education Policy has announced NEET PG cutoff 2024 has been reduced to zero across all categories. Therefore, all the candidates will be eligible for the remaining rounds of NEET PG counselling.

NBE will also release the category-wise cut-off marks for NEET PG 2024. NEET PG cut off 2024 is available in the percentile mode. The equivalent marks to the cut off percentile are provided along with the result.

The Central Government of India, in consultation with the Medical Council Of India, lowered NEET PG 2024 percentile by 6 points. The State Counselling Committees are advised to grant admissions based on the revised percentile.

NEET PG Cut Off 2024
Category Minimum Qualifying Percentile NEET PG Cutoff Marks 2024
General/EWS candidates 50th percentile 291
General-PwBD candidates 45th percentile 274
SC/ST/OBC (Including PwBD of SC/ST/OBC) 40th percentile 257

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NEET PG Toppers List 2024

NEET PG Toppers List 2024 will be released by NBE along with the results. Only the qualified candidates will be called for NEET PG counselling 2024. Candidates can find previous year's respective score and rank in the document provided below.

 

NEET PG 2024 Merit List

NBE creates a NEET PG merit list based on the results. The method by which the seat allotment process is carried out. The higher the rank on the merit list, the better the college candidates. The merit list is created by the NBE based on a variety of criteria. The four criteria upon which the merit list will be constructed are as follows:

  • The exam yielded an all-India ranking.
  • Rank in the 50% quota for all of India
  • All of India 50% of the category rank
  • State quotas or private medical schools/AFMS ranking

The NBE will publish the NEET PG 2024 merit list for the 50% All India Quota seats. Candidates who make the merit list will be able to participate in the NEET PG 2024 counselling process. MCC will hold counselling for 50% of the AIQ seats.

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NEET PG Counselling 2024

NEET PG 2024 counselling entails registration, college/course selection, seat assignment, and reporting to the assigned institute. Admissions to the MD/MS/DNB program will be determined through counselling. MCC will conduct NEET PG 2024 seat distribution for institutions with 50% AIQ, Deemed/Central Universities, and ESIC/AFMS. The remaining 50% of the seats are being counselled by the relevant state counselling authority.

NEET PG 2024 Counselling Registration

To participate in the NEET PG 2024 counselling, candidates must first register on MCC's official website and fill out an application form. Only candidates who register on MCC's official website will be permitted to participate in NEET 2024 counselling. Participation in the counselling requires NEET PG 2024 qualification. The following steps are involved in the counselling application/registration process:

  • Step 1: Candidates must make a profile on MCC's official website.
  • Step 2: Completing the NEET PG 2024 counselling application form.
  • Step 3: Uploading the necessary documents.
  • Step 4: Payment of the counselling application fee (by credit card, debit card, or net banking).
  • Step 5: Filling and locking options.
  • Step 6: Making a copy of the completed application form.

Also Check: NEET PG Rank Wise Seat Allotment 2024

NEET PG 2024 Selection Process

The selection and admission to any postgraduate seat in an institution recognized by the Indian Medical Council (IMC) will only happen when a candidate fulfills the admission criteria, eligibility criteria, medical fitness, and other criteria set by the university or Institution. The National Board Of Examination (NBE) has no role in counselling or allocating candidate seats.

NEET PG Contact Details 2024

The candidates can contact the concerned NEET PG 2024 authorities with any queries.

NEET PG Contact Details 2024
Particulars Details
Telephone Numbers 1800-267-4003 (Toll-free) The telephone number can be accessed from 9:30 AM to 05:30 PM from Monday – to Friday.
Postal Address National Board of ExaminationsMedical Enclave, Ansari Nagar Ring Road, New Delhi-110 029

FAQs

Will NEET PG 2024 be conducted twice a year?

No, NEET PG 2024 is conducted only once in a year. NEET PG result 2024 is also valid for only one academic year 2024 - 2025. Hence, the candidate must take the exam again, if they are looking forward to get admission post the academic session.

Is there any limit on the number of attempts in NEET PG 2024?

No, a candidate can attempt any number of times.

Is there a Negative marking in NEET PG 2024?

Yes, for every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted from the total.

What is the syllabus for NEET PG 2024?

NEET PG 2024 syllabus has a total of 14 subjects. It will include; Anatomy, General Medicine, Pediatrics, ENT, etc. The exam comes on the basis of MBBS and BDS course. 

How many rounds are there in NEET PG counselling 2024?

There are 4 rounds in the NEET PG counselling 2024 - Round 1, 2, mop-up round and stary vacancy round. However, the conducting body may include on more round if necessary.

What is NEET PG 2024 exam date?

NEET PG exam date 2024 has been postponed to Jun 23, 2024. In addition, the mandatory internship completion and cut off date for eligibility is Aug 15, 2024.

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