NEET-PG is the eligibility-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single entrance examination to various MD/MS and PG Diploma Courses under ambit of Post Graduate Medical Regulations 2000 (as amended) notified by Medical Council of India with prior approval of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
As per the Post Graduate Medical Education Regulations (duly amended) vide notification dated December 21st, 2010, the procedure for selection of candidate for Postgraduate courses is prescribed as “There shall be a single eligibility cum entrance examination namely ‘National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to Postgraduate Medical Courses in each academic year”.
NEET-PG is mandatory test for gaining entry to MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses at all medical colleges under ambit of PGME Regulation of MCI. No Candidate who has failed to obtain the minimum eligibility marks as prescribed, shall be admitted to any Post Graduate course.
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India has notified National Board of Examinations (NBE) for conducting the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Post Graduate courses.
NBE shall be conducting NEET-PG as a Computer Based Test (CBT) from November 23rd, 2012 to December 6th, 2012 at test centres in 33 cities.
Eligibility Criteria for NEET PG 2012: Candidates who are in possession of MBBS degree/ Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate from an Institute recognized as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council Act and possess permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the Medical Council of India / State Medical Council and have completed one year of internship or likely to complete on or before 31st March 2013 may apply for NEET-PG through online application system at www.nbe.qov.in/neetp.
For further details as instructions, scheme of examination, syllabus, list of seats available, Counseling etc. please refers to information bulletin for MEET PG at website: www.nbe.gov.in/neetpg
Fees: Composite examination fee and information bulletin voucher (required for online application system) can be obtained from selected branches of Axis Bank on payment of Rs. 3750/- for General/OBC and Rs. 2750/- for SC/ST/PWD Category.
Important Dates for NEET-PG:
1. Availability of information Bulletin-cum-Examination: 4th Oct.-10th November 2012 Fee Voucher at designated branches of Axis Bank
2. Online Registration and Scheduling for NEET-PG : 4th Oct.-12th November 2012
3. Examination Dates for NEET -PG : 23rd November – 6th Dec. 2012
Candidates will be able to schedule their exams at the online registration system based on the availability of test centre on the date, time and venue of their choice on first come first served basis.
For queries, list of branches of Axis Bank, please refer to NEET -PG website or Candidate Care helpline number: 0124-4517187 (From Monday to Friday from 0900 Hrs. to 1700 Hrs.) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Courtesy: Indian Express