The Foreign Medical Graduate Screening Test (FMGE 2019) is being conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE). It is a screening test for the Indian / Overseas students who wish to get provisional or permanent registration with the Medical Council of India (MCI) or any State Medical Council. FMGE is held twice a year, in June and December. FMGE 2019 for June session is scheduled to be held on June 28, 2019. To appear for FMGE 2019, candidates are required to fill the application form which is available in online mode at nbe.edu.in. The candidates can check here the complete details regarding FMGE 2019 including eligibility criteria, registration, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.
In the table below, the candidates can check the complete schedule for FMGE 2019 starting from the registration process till the result date.
|FMGE 2019||Important Dates|
|Availability of the FMGE 2019 Application form||15 Apr 2019|
|Last date to submit the application form||06 May 2019|
|Facility to edit Application Form||10 – 12 May 2019|
|Issue of Admit card||21 Jun 2019|
|FMGE 2019 Date of Examination||28 Jun 2019|
|Result Declaration||31 Jul 2019|
|Score Card Download||1st week of Aug 2019|
FMGE 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Before filling the application form, candidates should carefully go through the eligibility conditions. Candidates can check the pointers listed below to be familiar with the eligibility criteria.
- A Candidate must be an Indian or Overseas citizen.
- Candidates who are willing to apply should possess primary medical qualification as per the Indian Embassy to be enrolled as a medical practitioner on or before 31 May 2019.
- Also, candidates have to produce the document proof of passing the final examination before or till the cutoff date.
- Some screening test regulations, regulations on Graduate Medical Education and eligibility test regulations have been issued by the medical council. Candidates should visit the official website and check the same.
FMGE 2019 Application Form
The application form for FMGE 2019 has been released online. No offline form is available for FMGE 2019. Now, to apply for the entrance exam, the candidates need to fill the registration form first. Once you successfully register for the exam, you will obtain User ID and Password. Now, the candidates need to fill in their other necessary details in the FMGE 2019 Application Form. Upload the relevant documents like photograph and signature as per the specifications. Now, in order to complete the application process, candidates have to pay the application fee.
Application Fee: Candidates have to pay Rs. 5500/- as the application fee.
Mode of Payment: Candidates are required to pay the application fee in online mode through Debit Card, Debit Card or Net-Banking.
FMGE 2019 Admit Card
Candidates who will submit the application form on time will be issued admit card by online mode. You need to download the FMGE 2019 Admit Card by entering the login details obtained after registration. You must download the FMGE Admit Card from the official website only as no admit card will be sent to via post or courier. It is mandatory for the candidates to carry the hardcopy of the admit card, a photograph and valid ID proof on the day of examination. The name of the candidate on ID proof must match with that in the Admit Card.
FMGE 2019 Exam Pattern
It is important for the candidates should be familiar with the pattern of examination so that they can start their preparation accordingly. FMGE screening test will consist of two papers, Pre and Para Clinical subjects which will be comprised of 150 MCQs in each section.
- Nature of test: Objective Type (Computer Based Test)
- Language of the Exam: English
- Duration of the Exam: 150 Minutes
- Number of Questions: 300
- Marking Scheme: Candidates will be awarded 1 mark for every correct answer.
- Maximum Marks: 300
- Negative Marking: There shall be no negative marking in the examination.
|Name of The Subject||Marks|
Para Clinical subjects
|Name of the Subject||Marks|
|Dermatology and STD||5|
|General Studies And Applied Subjects|
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology||30|
FMGE 2019 Syllabus
A syllabus is very crucial as candidates will get to know the major topics which one needs to prepare from the exam point of view. Candidates can refer the syllabus given below. The syllabus includes 2 subjects, Pre and Para Medical Subjects and Clinical Subjects. The clinical has been further divided into three streams namely, Medicine and Allied subjects, General Study and Allied Subjects and Pediatrics.
Pre and Para Clinical Subjects
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
|Dermatology and STD|
FMGE 2019 Test Center
FMGE screening test shall be conducted at the test centres mentioned in the table below. The candidates need to select a test center at the time of filling in details in the FMGE Application Form.
FMGE 2019 Result
The FMGE 2019 result will be declared on the official website. In order to qualify the exam, candidates have to secure at least 150 marks out of 300. The result of FMGE 2019 is expected to be published in last week of July 2019. Candidates have to enter their roll number and date of birth to check the result. With the result, the scorecard for FMGE 2019 will also be available for download. The scorecard will show the candidate’s name, date of birth, marks obtained, session, and status of the result.
The National Board of Examinations (NBE) conducts the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) screening test. Candidates qualifying FMGE gets provisional or permanent registration with Medical Council of India or any State Medical Council. FMGE is held twice a year, in June and December. Students can take the examination as many times they want. Candidates have to not only obtain the cutoff marks to clear the screening test but also meet the eligibility conditions as per the guidelines of Indian Medical Council Act.
Official Website: www.natboard.edu.in
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