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DNB PDCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Qualification, Age Criteria for Admission

Updated On - May 24 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

DNB PDCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria is set by National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS). Diplomate of National Board Post Diploma Centralized Entrance Test (DNB PDCET) is an entrance exam conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) for admission to post-diploma DNB (broad specialities) postgraduate courses.

Candidates who clear the exam are eligible to pursue a post-diploma DNB course in their chosen specialty. The DNB degree is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and is equivalent to a postgraduate degree in medicine.

DNB PDCET 2024 Eligibility: Qualification, Age Criteria for Admission

For DNB PDCET 2024, candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria set by the National Board of Examinations (NBE). The eligibility requirements include qualification and age criteria for admission. Here are the key eligibility criteria for DNB PDCET 2024:

Qualification Criteria:
  1. Educational Qualification: Candidates should possess a postgraduate medical degree (MD/MS/DNB) or Provisional Pass Certificate issued by NBE.
  2. Completion of Internship: Candidates must have completed their internship by the prescribed date specified by NBE.
Age Criteria:
  1. There is no maximum age limit for appearing in the DNB PDCET exam.

It is important for candidates to carefully review the official notification and information brochure released by NBE for detailed eligibility criteria, as any discrepancies or failure to meet the requirements may result in disqualification.

DNB PDCET 2024 Eligibility Criteria: Complete Details

DNB PDCET Eligibility Overview
Eligibility CriteriaDetails
NationalityCitizen of India
AgeMinimum 18 years and maximum 45 years as on the date of examination
Educational qualificationMust have passed final examination leading to the award of PG diploma from India Universities which are duly recognized according to the provision of NMC Act 2019 & repealed Indian Medical Council Act 1956, Govt. of India. One must hold a permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS Qualification.
Appearing candidatesCandidates appearing in qualifying exam will be also eligible to apply.


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