NEET PG 2018 is conducted for MD / MS / PG Diploma admission 2018. NBE has announced NEET PG 2018 Result on January 23, 2018. Applicants can check result and download score card. The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Post Graduation is a qualifying as well as ranking examination. It is held once a year. The computer based exam contains 300 MCQ based questions from syllabus as per GMER with single correct options. NEET PG 2018 was held on a single date that is January 7, 2018, in a single session unlike previous years. Candidates get 4 marks for correct answers and 1 mark is deducted for wrong answers. Get here complete details of NEET PG 2018 including dates, eligibility, application form, admit card, result, cut off.

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NEET PG 2018

NEET PG 2018 is the single entrance exam for MD / MS / PG Diploma admission. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare appoints National Board of Examination to conduct NEET PG 2018. Note important dates of NEET PG 2018 here.

Event Date
Availability of application form 31 Oct 2017
Last date to apply 27 Nov 2017
Last date to edit profile 27 Nov 2017
Affidavit to be accepted by NBE regarding nomination by GOI under central pool seats until 30 Nov 2017
Launch of demo test 15 Dec 2017
Release of admit card 01 Jan 2018
Date of exam 07 Jan 2018
Declaration of result 23 Jan 2018
Publication of rank by 15 Feb 2018
End of phone support for NEET PG 2018 31 Jan 2018
Cut off date for internship completion 31 Mar 2018

Candidates must take actions on basis of official schedule of NEET PG 2018.

You can download the following important documents for NEET PG 2018.

NEET PG 2018: Result

NBE releases NEET PG 2018 Result by January 31, 2018. Result is valid for MD / MS / PG Diploma admission 2018. In case of tie, order of getting merit is first on basis of more number of correct answers, then MBBS percentage score, and then date of birth. Result of NEET PG 2018 indicates percentile rank overall, rank on All India Basis and category basis. Candidates can download mark sheet cum result certificate of NEET PG 2018 for All India 50% Quota from

NEET PG 2018: Cut Off

It is necessary to obtain cut off marks in order to qualify. The cut off for NEET PG 2018 is as follows.

General 50th percentile
SC / ST / OBC including PWD 40th percentile
UR PWD 45th percentile

Candidates must check NEET PG 2018 FAQs to get answers to their queries. Still if they have any doubt they can contact NBE Candidate Care Support by phone or email. Candidate support shall remain active on all working days until end of January.

  • Help line number – 1800 11 1700 (Toll Free), 1800 11 1800 (Toll Free)
  • Email – [email protected]

Ask DGHS, GOI for concerns related to availability of seats and counselling. Its contact details are as follows.

Send concerns regarding state quota seats, reservation, counselling to state counselling authorities.

Scope of NEET PG 2018

NEET PG 2018 | NBE NEET PG 2018 for MD / MS / PG Diploma Admission

Admission to following PG Medical courses is on basis of NEET PG 2018:

  • All India 50% quota seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses (all States except Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir)
  • State quota seats for MD/MS/PG Diploma courses for all States/Union territories of India (including the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana & Jammu & Kashmir)
  • MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at all Private Medical Colleges, Institutions & Universities/Deemed Universities all across the country
  • MD/MS/PG Diploma courses at Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions.
  • DNB Broad specialty courses (January 2018 Admission Session)

The NEET PG 2018 information brochure states that PG seats of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are likely to be included in 50% All India Quota Seats 2018 subject to confirmation by the respective State Governments to MoHFW, Govt. of India.

Other PG medical entrance exams

  • AIIMS Delhi
  • PGIMER Chandigarh
  • JIPMER Puducherry
  • SCTIMST Trivandrum

NEET PG 2018: Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant should have either MBBS Degree or Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate recognized as per Indian Medical Council Act.
  • Candidate must have permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by MCI or State Medical Council.
  • Applicant must have completed one year of internship or is likely to complete the internship on or before March 31, 2018.

Additional Eligibility Criteria for All India 50% All India Quota Seats

If you studied MBBS in AP / TS / JnK then you are not eligible for 50% AIQ seats. However if GOI nominated you to do MBBS from medical colleges in these states then you are eligible. Please note that in this case you will submit relevant affidavit (see brochure) to NBE by deadline.

Additional Eligibility Criteria for Foreign Medical Graduates

If you are an Indian citizen or overseas citizen who has got primary medical qualification from medical college outside India then,

  • You need to qualify FMGE.
  • You should have registration with MCI / SMC.
  • Your internship should complete by March 31, 2018.

Eligibility criteria for Foreign Nationals in NEET PG 2018

Foreign nationals need not have temporary registration with MCI at time of appearing for NEET PG 2018. MCI may grant temporary registration for duration of PG to allow them to study PG on payment of prescribed fee. This is subject to candidate having appropriate registration with relevant authority in country of graduate study.

NEET PG 2018: Application Form

Online registration for NEET PG 2018 has started on October 31, 2017 at 3 PM. You should apply and submit the form online before 11:59 PM of November 27, 2017. It is advisable to read information brochure and form filling instructions before applying. Furthermore, you should not leave any mandatory field empty. Once form submission is complete, an acknowledgement comes through email; save it for future reference.

Where to apply? – Apply online at

Application fee

SC / ST / PWD Rs 2750
General / OBC Rs 3750

Instructions to fill application form of NEET PG 2018

  • You must apply online at Offline forms are not available.
  • Application has to be paid using credit card / debit card / net banking.
  • Download acknowledgment that is sent to registered email ID at end of form submission.
  • Preserve a hard copy of application form until end of counselling.

How to edit information in NEET PG 2018 Application Form?

Keep in mind that NBE treats all information (including name of candidate, contact address details, category, PWD status, educational qualification details, date of birth) as correct, and does not accept requests for changes. If there is a mistake, click Edit Profile or Edit Application to make changes. This can be done until last date of form submission.

If NBE rejects application form, then it will not entertain requests regarding the same.

NEET PG 2018: Exam Pattern

  • NEET PG 2018 is a computer based test.
  • There are multiple choice questions in exam.
  • There is a single correct answer for each question.
  • Total number of questions in NEET PG 2018 is 300.
  • Time duration to attempt exam is 3.5 hours.
  • All questions are in English language.
  • There is negative marking of 25% for incorrect answer.
  • Marks allocation: +4 for correct answer, -1 for incorrect answer, 0 for unattempted question.

Subject-wise distribution of questions

Subject Number of questions
Anatomy 15
Physiology 15
Biochemistry 15
Pharmacology 20
Microbiology 20
Pathology 25
Forensic Medicine 10
Social And Preventive Medicine 25
Medicine Dermatology And Venereology 37
Surgery, ENT, Orthopedics, Anasthesia 46
Radiodiagnosis And Radiotherapy 12
Obstetrics And Gynaecology 25
Paediatrics 15
Opthalmology 10
Psychiatry 10
Total 300

NEET PG 2018: Syllabus

Medical Council of India issued, GOI approved, Graduate Medical Education Regulations consist of NEET PG 2018 syllabus. Following is the Medical Council of India Regulations on Graduate Medical Education, 1997, amended upto July 2017. This is the latest record available. Changes, if any, will be available at MCI India website.

NEET PG 2018: Admit Card

Admit card of NEET PG 2018 is generated only for applicants. NBE releases NEET PG 2018 Admit Card upon allotting venue. It is likely to be available around 4 days before exam. Candidates get an intimation via email about it. Also there is a public notification regarding admit card issuance. Download facility for NEET PG 2018 Admit Card is accessible as per schedule on official NEET PG 2018 website.


  • Download and print admit card of NEET PG 2018 as per schedule.
  • Affix a passport size photograph on it as per specifications.
  • Take admit card of NEET PG 2018, valid photo ID in original, photocopy of MCI / SMC registration.

Candidates select choice of city while filling application form. Choice of city depends on availability of test centre. NBE allots exam centre on a first come first serve basis for NEET PG 2018. Candidate is informed of the allotted test center around 4 days before the exam. Please note that NBE does not entertain requests to change center.

Exam day schedule

Activity Time
Candidates get entry to exam centre and start biometric registration 07:30 AM
Entry to exam center stops 09:00 AM
Candidate login starts 09:15 AM
Candidates can start reading instructions 09:20 AM
Exam start time 09:30 AM
Exam end time 01:00 PM

Demo Test – NBE launches a demo test for NEET PG 2018 on December 15, 2017.

NEET PG 2018: Exam centres

1 Agra 44 Haldwani 87 Naharlagun
2 Ahmedabad 45 Hamirpur 88 Nanded
3 Aizawl 46 Hazaribagh 89 Nashik
4 Ajmer 47 Hisar 90 Navi Mumbai
5 Aligarh 48 Hooghly 91 Nellore
6 Allahabad 49 Hubballi (Hubli) 92 Noida
7 Ambala 50 Hyderabad 93 Panaji
8 Amravati 51 Indore 94 Panipat
9 Amritsar 52 Jabalpur 95 Patiala
10 Anand 53 Jaipur 96 Patna
11 Arrah 54 Jalandhar 97 Pune
12 Asansol 55 Jalgaon 98 Raipur
13 Balasore 56 Jammu 99 Rajahmundry
14 Bareilly 57 Jamshedpur 100 Rajkot
15 Bengaluru 58 Jhansi 101 Ranchi
16 Berhampur-Ganjam 59 Jodhpur 102 Roorkee
17 Bhagalpur 60 Jorhat 103 Rourkela
18 Bhatinda 61 Kakinada 104 Sagar
19 Bhilai Nagar 62 Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) 105 Salem
20 Bhopal 63 Kalyani 106 Samba
21 Bhubaneswar 64 Kannur 107 Sambalpur
22 Bikaner 65 Kanpur 108 Satna
23 Bilaspur 66 Karimnagar 109 Shillong
24 Bokaro  Steel City 67 Karnal 110 Shivamogga(Shimoga)
25 Chandigarh 68 Kohima 111 Sikar
26 Chennai 69 Kolhapur 112 Silchar
27 Chirala 70 Kolkata 113 Siliguri
28 Coimbatore 71 Kota 114 Surat
29 Cuttack 72 Kozhikode 115 Tezpur
30 Darbhanga 73 Kurnool 116 Thiruvananthapuram
31 Dehradun 74 Kurukshetra 117 Thrissur
32 Delhi 75 Lucknow 118 Tiruchirappalli
33 Dhanbad 76 Ludhiana 119 Tirunelveli
34 Dhenkanal 77 Madurai 120 Tirupathi
35 Dibrugarh 78 Meerut 121 Udaipur
36 Gandhinagar 79 Mehsana 122 Udupi
37 Ghaziabad 80 Mohali 123 Ujjain
38 Gorakhpur 81 Moradabad 124 Vadodara
39 Greater Noida 82 Mumbai 125 Varanasi
40 Guntur 83 Muzaffarnagar 126 Vijayawada
41 Gurugram 84 Muzaffarpur 127 Visakhapatnam
42 Guwahati 85 Mysuru (Mysore) 128 Vizianagaram
43 Gwalior 86 Nagpur 129 Warangal

New In NEET PG 2018: Exam In Single Session Confirmed

  • All candidates who apply for the exam will appear on the same date at the same time on 07 Jan 2018.
  • Another change is that there will not be any equating or scaling of marks.
  • Candidates must also take note of the new marking scheme.

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    • Nothing can be said about which is more beneficial. The competition is quite tough for all (but doable with good efforts!). So whichever category you are eligible for, go ahead with that and focus on getting high scores. Please make sure that you have relevant certificates to prove category when the time comes.

  1. If we fill ‘Yes’ for ‘Willingness’ to go to armed forces services, we are still eligible for all India non army seats right?

  2. Sir my son belongs to obc category but unfortunately he submitted genaral category.he able to change the category many mails are send to officials but no to change category.we are very tensed because the last date of the submission is comming.correcton window not open.please give me one chance to change the category.please help me sir.

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