NEET PG stands for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post-Graduation where students looking in career for medicine can apply for the NEET entrance test. It is the only accepted and accredited exam for the entrance and obtaining degree in MBBS and master in surgery (MS). Students who want to pursue a career in medicine can apply for NEET PG 2021 entrance test and qualify to get admission to the top medical colleges of India and other private medical colleges.
NEET PG 2021- One Nation One Exam
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE). It is conducted on a national level for medicine aspirants. It is the only medical Under Graduate exam that aspirants have to undergo to be successful in the medical career. To appear in the exam, students must have a minimum qualification of class 12 with a passing percentage of 50% marks in science stream subjects like physics, chemistry, biotechnology, and Mathematics.
It is also called the One Nation One Exam as it has replaced the system of conducting multiple examinations by the government or private institutions. Now, students who want to pursue their career in the medical field have to give only one entrance exam conducted over PAN India and the scores decide the admission. Students who are appearing for the exam must know the NEET 2021 syllabus issued by the NEET authorities. This helps in their preparation and makes them stay updated with the current general knowledge and upgrade their cognitive skills.
Number of Seats in NEET PG Exam 2021
There is a limited number of seats allotted for the MD MS admission 2021. Students who have enrolled for the NEET exam will have to compete on 10,821 MS seats, 19,953 MD seats, and 1,979 PG Diploma seats. These seats are offered by various medical colleges in India and open for application by NEET. The one who cracks the exam with the required cut-off marks is allotted with top private medical colleges for PG in India.
Mode of NEET Entrance Examination 2021:
The examination will be conducted via online mode. The test duration is of 210 minutes. The examination will be conducted in 162 cities of India. If medical college is your dream then NEET 2021 is the first stage for you to cross. Br ready! You can be allotted to any exam center across India in any city.
NEET PG 2021: Application, Exam Date, Eligibility, and Announcements for Students:
NBE (National Board of Examinations) has announced the examination dares and started to accept an application from February 23, 2021. As per the released notification, the NBE will accept applications till March 15, 2021 (till 11:55 PM). Candidates can apply for the examination as NEET has started accepting PG 2021 application forms.
The exam date for NEET PG Medical Admission 2021 is scheduled to be held on 18 April 2021. After the postponement of the earlier date i.e, January 10th, the schedule was revised and announced recently by the NBE. The eligibility and qualification of the students is the first criteria to apply for the same. The student must have passed his/her 12th Class (intermediate) in the science or mathematics stream with 50% marks.
The upcoming NEET pg exam date announced by the authority is an alarm for the students to get ready and prepared for the medical marathon. The examination has a particular pattern that is followed every year. For 2021, there is no change in the question pattern. The time allotted to the students for completing their exam is 3 hours 30 minutes. There are a total of 300 questions that students have to attempt of 1200 marks. These questions are based on the syllabus that NBS issues every year and based on the topics that are taught during MBBS.
Application Process and Important Dates of NEET PG 2021 Exam:
The application form is available on the internet from February 23, 3 PM onwards with the information brochure and instructions before filling the form. To complete the entire application, you need scanned copies of few documents like:
• Passport size photograph
• Left Hand Thumb Impression
Once the application is submitted and accepted by NBE, students will have to wait for the correction window date that will be effective from 19th March-2021 to 21st March-2021 In this period, students can correct any particulars details mentioned in the form like name age, date of birth, category, photograph, etc. If required. These three days are provided to students to check and revise their online submitted form to avoid any discrepancy in the future.
Since the application is for MD admission 2021 and the examination is held on a national level; NBE reopens the portal for students to check and validate their images on the application form. This final window will reopen on 2nd April to 4th April. It will be the final correction window where applicants can change only their image (scanned photograph), if wrongly uploaded.
After the final edit window closes, applicants cannot change any details in their forms. In the first week of March, the NBE will release the mock test papers on their official website. Students can visit the website and choose to practice and solve mock test papers. This will help in clearing their exams and increase the probability of Ms Admission 2021 and admission in other courses as medical colleges accept only NEET rankings.
The Admit cards for NEET will be issued to the students on 12th April 2021. Applicants can download them and affix a passport size photograph on the admit. The NEET PG 2021 examination will be held on 18th April 2021 and the results will be uploaded online on the NBE website by 31st May 2021. The results will also have the AIQ merit list. The process is followed by a NEET PG scorecard that students can see by logging into their respective accounts. In the first week of June, online registration for the first counseling starts. It is conducted by the Medical Counseling Committee (MCC). The process to allot colleges commences after the counseling and the medical PG branch is allotted accordingly to the medical aspirants.
Changes in the NEET 2021 Application and Exams:
1. There is an increase in the application fee. The new fee for general candidates is Rs. 5,015 and for SC/ST/PWD candidates is Rs. 3,835.
2. 90 new examination centers are added to the list.
3. Reduction in the total number of questions to 200 from 300. Total marks are reduced to 800.
4. The exam timings are from 2 PM to 5 PM.
Top 20 Government and Private Medical Colleges in India
Here’s the list of top 20 medical colleges with private and government affiliation in India.
1. All India Institute of Medical Sciences New Delhi
2. Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research Chandigarh
3. National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences Bangalore
4.Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow
5. Jawaharlal institute of postgraduate medical education and research puducherry
6. King George's Medical University, Lucknow
7. Madras Medical College, Chennai
8. Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
9. Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi
10. Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi
11. University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, Delhi
12. Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh
13. Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur
14. Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar
15. Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Lamphelpat
16. Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati
17. Institute of Medical Sciences Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
18. Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
19. Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam
20. Lady Hardinge Medical College for Women, New Delhi
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