What is FMGE 2018?
The FMGE 2018 is a screening test, for the Indian citizens / OCIs with foreign medical qualification, conducted by the National Board of Examination. Candidates who will qualify FMGE June 2018 will get registered with the Medical Council of India. Date of FMGE 2018 is 29 Jun 2018. Candidates can apply from 11 to 31 May 2018 by completing the registration process on the official website. Upon successful registration, students have to fill the application form. The candidates would be sent their admit card on their registered Email ID. The result of the FMGE exam shall be declared on the official website by 31 Jul 2018.
Who should appear in FMGE 2018?
If you are an Indian National or Overseas Citizen of India, and you have a primary medical qualification from medical institute outside India, then you need to qualify the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) / Screening Test. You need to qualify FMGE June 2018 in order to get registration with MCI or state medical council.
FMGE 2018 Application Form is available from 11-31 May 2018. Candidates who will rightly fill the application form and upload the required documents will be able to apply for the examination. Candidates are informed that they can appear for the examination as many time as they want. However, just clearing the FMGE examination will not guarantee the provisional or permanent registration with the Medical Council of India. The candidates also have to be up to the mark with the criteria as laid down by the Indian Medical Council Act.
Important Dates for FMGE June 2018
|FMGE 2018||Important Dates|
|Information Bulletin Released for FMGE June 2018||11 May 2018|
|Availability of the FMGE 2018 Application form||11 May to 31 May 2018|
|FMGE 2018 Exam Date||29 Jun 2018|
|FMGE 2018 Result||31 Jul 2018|
FMGE 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates applying for the FMGE 2018 screening test must make sure they match the eligibility criteria for the exam. Students must have documents in support of their eligibility as per the below standards.
- The FMGE examination is only for the candidates who have gained their medical qualification from any foreign country.
- The candidates looking forward to appearing for the FMGE June 2018 examination must have passed the primary medical qualification i.e MBBS on or before 31st May 2018.
- Candidates have to get their primary medical qualification confirmed by the concerned Indian embassy. The candidate’s qualification gets approved as a recognized qualification in the city/country that the candidate got the qualification form.
- Candidates should provide the documentary evidence for their qualification before the Cut-off date.
- The medical council has also issued some screening test regulations and some regulations on Graduate Medical Education, and also some eligibility test regulations. The students must visit the official website and match their eligibility with the same.
FMGE 2018 Application Form
The FMGE 2018 Application form is available through the online mode only. The MBBS graduate who desires recognition from the Medical Counsil of India should have to register themselves on the official website upon successful registration, the User ID and password to log in to their account will be sent through Email and SMS. Then, the candidates will be able to fill the personal as well as academic details on the FMGE 2018 Application form.
FMGE 2018 Application Fee
The FMGE June 2018 Application fee has to be submitted at the time of filling the application form. The students can pay the application fee online on the official website of National Board of Examination.
Application Fee for FMGE Exam: Rs. 5500/-
Note: The above fee includes the examination fee as well as the information bulletin fee. Students can also take reference from the information bulletin n available on the official website
FMGE 2018 Notification
FMGE 2018 Admit Card
Admit card for the FMGE June 2018 exam will be issued in the online mode only. The students have to check that they have carried the printed copy of the issued admit card with their photograph posted on it on the examination dayThe Admit card for the candidates would be issued 7 days before the examination. Candidates should keep on checking the registered Email ID as the admit card will be sent there only.
FMGE 2018 Exam Pattern
The Examination pattern will help the candidate know the examination. The candidates can check out the below FMGE June 2018 Exam Pattern.
Type of Examination: Multiple Choice Questions Type (Computer Based Examination)
Number of Questions: 300
Marks for Each Correct Answer: 1
Maximum Marks: 300
Minimum Passing Marks: 150/300
Negative Marking: Students must note that there is no negative marking.
FMGE June 2018 shall have two papers of 150 MCQs each. You get 150 minutes to solve each paper. There is a break between the two papers.
FMGE 2018 Syllabus
The syllabus for FMGE Screening test consists of 2 major subjects that are – Pre and Para Medical Subjects and Clinical Subjects. The clinical subject are divided into further 3 subjects namely – Medicine and Allied subjects, General Study and Allied Subjects and Pediatrics. Candidates can check out the complete syllabus from below.
Pre and Para Clinical Subjects
- Forensic Medicine
- General Surgery
- Community Medicine
- Dermatology and STD
- General Surgery
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Knowing the Marking scheme is very important for the candidates who are going to appear for the FMGE June 2018 exam. Students can plan their studies and study accordingly. The marking scheme can be found from below.
Pre and Para Clinical subjects
|Name of The Subject||Marks|
B. Para Clinical subjects
|Name of the Subject||Marks|
|Dermatology and STD||5|
|General Studies And Applied Subjects|
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology||30|
FMGE 2018 Result
The FMGE 2018 Result shall be declared on the official website. Students will be able to check their result by logging in to their account. It must be noted that along with qualifying the exam, the candidates must also match the other eligibility criteria as laid down by the National Board of Examination.
You must get at least 150 marks out of 300 to qualify FMGE June 2018.
Every student will be allotted one out 0of these centers. The Exam centre has to be The examination centre will also be written at the back of the admit card. No request for the change of exam centre will be entertained by the examination board. The candidates are advised to visit the examination centre one day before the examination. Kindly do not bring any document, study material, mobile phone etc at the examination center. Check out the list of the tentative Examination Centres below.
- Delhi/New Delhi
FMGE 2018 Information Brochure: Download Information Brochure.