The National Board of Educations (NBE) has announced the exam date for NEET PG 2021. The exam will be held on April 18, 2021. It will be a computer based test. Those completing their internships by June 30, 2021, can appear for the exam. Now that the exam date has been announced, it is expected that online registration for NEET PG 2021 will start soon.
It is expected that NBE might start NEET PG 2021 registration in the month of February. This is because, as per the usual NEET PG timeline followed over the years, the registrations of NEET PG starts 2 months before the exam. Last year NEET PG was held on January 5 and the registrations were held from November 1 to 21.
Therefore this year, if the same timeline is followed, then NEET PG 2021 registration can start in the first week of February and end by the 3rd week of February 2021.
As per the official notice for NEET PG 2021 exam date, candidates have been asked to keep track of the official websites. NEET-PG 2021 Information Bulletin, application form, and details shall be out soon at nbe.edu.in and natboard.edu.in.
The notice reads: “Please refer to the NBE websites http://www.nbe.edu.inand http://www.natboard.edu.in for notification of the NEET-PG 2021 Information Bulletin and Application form as and when notified.”
To be eligible to apply for NEET PG 2021, candidates must have a MBBS degree / Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate from a Medical Colleges / Institute recognized by the Indian Medical Council Act. Also, it is a must to have a permanent or provisional registration of MBBS or equivalent qualification with the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council.
Most important of all, only those applicants who can complete one year of internship by June 30, 2021, can sit for the examination.
Considering the Indian citizens or overseas citizens of India who have obtained their Primary Medical Qualifications from Medical Colleges outside India should have qualified the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination. Foreign Medical Graduates are required to bring their FMGE Pass certificate issued by NBE on their testing day. Also, they should have been registered with MCI / SMC and should have completed their internship or likely to complete their internship on or before the announced date.
National Board of Examinations will conduct National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for PG medical (NEET PG) 2021 as the single window medical entrance exam for MD, MS, PG Diploma admissions.