The National Board of Examination has invited applications for the first National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Medical Postgraduate (NEET-PG) Programmes in government and other medical colleges in the country. Applications may be submitted from October 4 to November 12.
The single national-level computer-based test, to be held from November 23 to December 6 at 33 centres, is mandatory for admission to MD, MS and postgraduate diploma courses at medical colleges under the Postgraduate Medical Education Regulations of the Medical Council of India.
Those with an MBBS degree and those likely to complete the internship on or before March 31 and having Medical Council registration may register online for the test on www.nbe.gov.in/neetpg. The examination fee is Rs. 3,750 for the general category and the Other Backward Classes and Rs. 2,750 for the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes. Pay the fee at selected branches of Axis Bank and obtain the information bulletin voucher required for submitting the application online.
Candidates will be able to schedule their examinations on the online registration system based on the availability of test centres on the date and time of their choice on a first come, first served basis.
For details, visit www.nbe.gov.in/neetpg or call (0124) 451 7187.