NEET PG 2021: Notification, Eligibility, Complete Application Process, Important Dates, Exam Pattern, Major Changes, Exam Postponed and New Exam Date . Here you may find all of the most recent updates.
The National Eligibility Entrance Test, Postgraduate (or NEET (PG)) is a qualifying and ranking test in India for students interested in studying postgraduate Doctor of Medicine (MD), Master of Surgery (MS), and diploma programmes in government and private medical institutes. The National Board of Examinations (NBE) conducts the NEET PG Exam every year for admission to MD, MS, and PG Diploma programmes. The Directorate General of Health Services is in charge of counselling and seat assignment (DGHS).
Notification for NEET PG 2021
On February 23, 2021, the official notification for NEET PG 2021 was released. However, due to Covid-19, the NEET PG 2021 Exam has been postponed by four months, to a date after August 31, 2021. The following are the specs in tabular form:
|Purpose of Examination||Qualifying cum Ranking Examination for
admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma courses
|Language of the exam||English Only|
|Pattern of examination||MCQ based with a single correct response|
|Time Allocated||3 Hrs. 30 min.|
|No. of items (questions)||200 (Earlier 300)|
|Total Marks allocated||800 (Earlier 1200)|
|Negative marking||Yes, Incorrect responses will lose 1 mark. Correct answers will receive 4 marks.|
The tentative dates for NEET PG 2021 can be found below. Due to Covid conditions, these dates for the NEET PG 2021 Exam are expectable to change.
|NEET PG Official Notification||23rd February 2021|
|Online submission of the Application Form||23rd February 2021|
|Last Date for Online Application||15th March 2021|
|Correction window opened||19th March 2021|
|Correction window closed||21st March 2021|
|NEET PG Admit card||September 2021|
|Date of Examination||To be announced after 31st August 2021|
|Declaration of the Result||To be announced|
Neet/Neet Postponed 2021 Exam
The postgraduate entrance exam NEET-PG 2021 has been pushed back at least four months by the PMO.
Due to a steep surge in Covid 19 cases, the National Board of Examination (NBE) has postponed the date of the NEET PG 2021. Once the authority reviews the situation, the exam dates will be updated.
NEET 2021 New Exam Date
NEET PG 2021 exam has been postponed as per latest news updates. The NEET PG 2021 used to take place on April 18, 2022. However, starting on August 31st, 2021, the NEET PG 2021 will take place. NEET PG 2021 has an unknown Exam Date but is expected to be released after evaluating Covid-19.