National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post Graduation

Computer Based Test

NEET PG Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 3,750
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Computer Based Test
  • Exam Conducting Body:National Board of Examinations (NBE)
  • Courses:MD, MS, PG DIP MED
  • Streams:Medical

NEET PG 2023: Result, Counselling, Complete Admission Details

Updated On - August 29 2023 by Abhinandan Singh

NEET PG 2023 registration was started on 7 January 2023. The exam will be conducted on 5 March 2023.  The admit card will be released on 27 February 2023 while the exam will be conducted on 5 March 2023. It is organized by the National Board of Examination (NBE). National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Post Graduate 2023 is conducted once a year at the national level which is compulsory for all aspirants who wish to pursue post-graduation in the medical field. The courses offered include the MD/MS/PG Diploma which further has various fields in which candidates wish to pursue their masters. MCC reserves 50% of the All India seats for the candidates who qualify for the NEET-PG examination, and the rest of the seats are reserved by the State which again offers admission based on the NEET PG score and merit.
Read through the article to know more about NEET PG 2023. NEET-PG is an eligibility-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single entrance examination for admission to various MD/MS and PG Diploma Courses.
The NEET PG Counselling 2023 process is ongoing across various states, with each state having its own schedule for seat allotment, reporting, and admission to the 50 percent state quota seats in medical and dental colleges. Candidates are advised to regularly check the official websites of their respective state counselling authorities for the latest updates and information related to NEET PG Counselling 2023.

NEET PG 2nd Round Counselling Result 2023 Highlights:

  • The NEET PG 2nd round seat allotment result for 2023 is now available on the MCC official website,
  • Candidates are required to report to their allotted colleges from August 29 to September 5.
  • The second round counselling result for National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test - postgraduate (NEET PG 2023) has been announced.
  • MCC is responsible for organizing NEET PG counselling 2023 for MD, MS, MDS, and PG medical courses in medical colleges under All India Quota (AIQ) seats.
  • The NEET PG seat allotment 2023 results can be checked on the official website,
  • Candidates who have received seat allotments in the NEET PG 2nd round counselling 2023 must upload their documents by August 29 on
  • Additionally, candidates must adhere to reporting at the assigned college between August 29 and September 5.
  • The MCC has emphasized that candidates who are allotted seats in the second round or later and fail to join the institution or surrender the seat due to unforeseen reasons will forfeit the security deposit.

NEET PG 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check the NEET PG 2023 exam status from the below table:

NEET PG Registration
Application Form7 January 2023
Admit Card27 February 2023
Application Correction Window30 January 2023 - 3 February 2023
neet pg 2023 Exam Date5 March 2023


NEET PG 2023 Exam Dates

NEET PG Important Dates 2023 are mentioned below which shall be followed by all the applicants to not miss anything important:

neet pg 2023 exam date

Release of NEET PG 2023 information brochure

January 7, 2023

NEET PG 2023 application form date

January 7 (3 pm) to January 27, 2023 (11:55 pm)

Edit application window

January 30 to February 3, 2023

Final correction window

February 14 to 17, 2023

NEET PG admit card 2023 release date

February 27, 2023

NEET PG 2023 exam date

March 5, 2023

NEET PG 2023 result date

March 31, 2023 (tentatively)

Release of Rank Card

To be notified

NEET PG 2023 Application Form

Candidates can fill out the NEET PG 2023 application form after the publishment of the same. Applicants are requested to go through the below-mentioned guidelines for NEET PG registration 2023 to not make any mistakes while filling up the application form:

  • Candidates can get the application form on the NEET PG official website.
  • Candidates have to register themselves before filling out the form and generate a user ID and password.
  • Candidates log in with their user id and password and fill out the application form.
  • Candidates have to upload a scanned copy of a recent photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
  • Candidates must submit their application form online mode only because no application form will be accepted offline or post.
  • At last, candidates need to pay the application fees through online mode. 

NEET PG 2023 Application Fee

NEET PG Application Fee 2023 is mentioned below category-wise and shall be paid accordingly by the candidates:

NEET PG Registration Fees 2023
Exam Fee

General/OBC Candidates

Rs. 5015/-

SC/ST Candidates

Rs. 3835/-

Mode of Payment: Application Fee can be paid via Debit card/Credit card/Net Banking.

NEET PG 2023 Eligibility Criteria

NEET PG 2023 Eligibility is given below for all sorts of applicants and all the applicants must go through it to know about their eligibility:

Eligibility Criteria for Foreign Nationals:-
  • Foreign national candidates can appear for the examination without MCI registration.
  • Candidates need to submit their rotational internship certificate.
  • Registration with MCI/State Medical Council is important, and its documentary proof should be submitted on the exam day and at the time of counselling.
Eligibility Criteria for Foreign Medical Graduate:-
  • Indian or overseas candidates who are pursuing their medical college from outside India have a clear Foreign Medical Graduate Examination(Screening Test) which will be conducted by the National Board of Examination(NBE).
  • Candidates should register themselves with MCI/SMC.
  • Candidates who are graduate from foreign are required to submit their FMGE passing certificate issued by NBE on the examination day.  
Eligibility Criteria for National:-
  • Candidates must have an MBBS or Provisional MBBS pass certificate recognized as per the provision of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956.

NEET PG 2023 Admit Card

Candidates can download their NEET PG Admit card 2023 and must be downloaded by all the applicants and the mentioned guidelines must be followed:
  • Candidate needs to download their admit card from the official website, it can not be sent by SMS or post.
  • Candidates have to log in with their user ID and password and enter the required details.
  • Candidates must ensure that every piece of information should be correct.
  • Candidates must keep the printout copy of their admit card for further process.

NEET PG 2023 Exam Pattern

Candidates must check the NEET PG 2023 exam pattern in the given below table so that they know the exam structure:
NEET PG Exam Scheme 2023
Mode of Examination

Online (CBT)

Duration of Examination

210 minutes (3½  hours)

No. of Questions asked

300: 50 – Section A

100 – Section B

150 – Section C

Type of Questions

MCQ (Objective)

Marking Scheme

+4 for Correct and -1 for Incorrect

Medium of examination


Total Marks




 Subject wise distribution of Marks in the below table:
NEET PG Exam Pattern
Part A






Part B




Forensic Medicine




Social and preventive medicine


Part C


General Medicine including Dermatology & Venereology & Psychiatry






General Surgery including Orthopedics, Anaesthesia & Radiodiagnosis


Obstetrics and Gynaecology



300 marks

NEET PG 2023 Syllabus

NEET PG Syllabus 2023 will comprise of subjects studied in the 5-year MBBS course by all the applicants and must be thoroughly studied as the difficulty of the examination is considered to be good and not easy to crack.

NEET PG 2023 Preparation Tips

Candidates must check the given mentioned point regarding NEET PG preparation 2023 tips for better preparation:

  • Make notes of everything as it is easier to refer to notes than go through them all over again.
  • Daily revision is an important aspect as everyone tends to forget or the memory of what they studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • An ample amount of sleep is a must.
  • Candidates give some time for recreation.
  • Solving questions will give a reality check of the preparation and the scope of improvement is there if needed.
  • Keep calm at the time of examination and focus.

NEET PG 2023 Result

NEET PG Result 2023 will be declared on the official website in which applicants will be given an All India Rank, State Rank, and Marks Scored in the examination. Candidates read the given below points regarding the result:
  • Candidates have to download their results from the official website of NBE.
  • Candidates have to log in with their user ID and password and fill in the required details.
  • Candidates are requested to download their scorecards as they will be helpful at the time of counselling and admission.
NEET PG 2023 Tiebreaker criteria

Wherever two or more candidates get the same score, a tie will be broken by following the below-mentioned rules:

  • The examinee who will mark more correct responses gets a better rank. 
  • If a tie stays then the candidate with the fewer negative responses gets the better rank.
  • If a tie still remains then the older candidate gets a better rank. 
  • However, if a tie still stays then the candidate with a higher percentage of aggregate marks in MBBS gets the higher merit. 
NEET PG 2023 Merit Lists and Ranks
  1. NEET PG 2023 Rank – Overall position in the exam. 
  2. All India 50% Quota Rank –  Tells rank among the candidates who are eligible for All India 50% quota counselling for MD, MS, and PG Diploma courses. 
  3. All India 50% Quota Category Rank –  Tells your rank among candidates of the same category who are eligible for All India 50% quota counselling for MD, MS, and PG Diploma courses. 

Note that the candidate may qualify for NEET PG 2023, but may not be in the All India 50% category list. 

Qualifying Criteria

In order to clear the NEET PG 2023 exam, examinees need to get the following percentile.

General50th percentile
SC, ST, OBC (including PWD of them)40th percentile
UR PWD45th percentile

NEET PG 2023 Counselling 

NEET PG 2023 Counselling dates will be announced soon by the official authority. Students procuring seats through National level counselling can also appear for State and block the seat whichever is suitable. The candidates who qualify for the NEET PG 2023 cutoff can apply for the 50% all-India quota counselling. To do so the candidates have to register themselves for the online counselling conducted by MCC through their official website All remaining State Quota seats are filled by the respective states. The different States/ private institutions conduct counselling using their own state government/ designated counselling authority. At the time of counselling, candidates must carry their original documents and their scanned copy along with the admission letter.
  • Admit Card
  • Original birth certificate
  • 10+2 marks sheet
  • 10+2 passing certificate
  • 10 marks sheet
  • Diploma marks sheet and certificate
  • SC/St/OBC certificate
  • Residential certificate
Who conducts NEET PG 2023 Counselling?
  • NEET PG 2023 counselling for All India 50% quota seats, AFMC and ESI institutions, Medical educational institutions of Central govt is conducted by Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt of India.
  • Counselling for state quota seats is conducted by the State govt or an authority designated by the State govt.

Download NEET PG 2023- Information Bulletin

NEET PG 2023 Highlights

Candidates can check the basic information related NEET PG 2023 entrance exam given below:

NEET PG Basic Details 2023
Exam Name

NEET PG 2023 or National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Post Graduate 2023

Conducting Body

National Board of Examination


National Level


Postgraduate Courses in Medical Sciences

NEET PG 2023 Official website

Application Link
Exam Mode

Online (CBT)

Exam Purpose

To offer admission in various Postgraduate Medical Courses across India 

National Board of Examination

The National Board of Examination is established in 1975 in New Delhi under the Delhi Society registration act. NBE board is under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India. There are around 149 recognized colleges. There are 450 accredited institutions imparting training in various Broad and Super specialities for the award of a postgraduate qualification in Broad and super specialities. The Board at present conducts postgraduate and postdoctoral examinations in 54 disciplines approved by the Board for the award of Diplomate of National Board.

Exam Full namePurpose
NEET SSNational Eligibility Entrance Test Super SpecialityAdmission to various DM/MCh courses
NEET MDSNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Master of Dental SurgeryAdmission to MDS Courses
FETNational Board of Examinations Fellowship Entrance TestPost-Doctoral FNB program.
FMGEForeign Medical Graduate Examination screening testThe screening test is conducted for the Indian national candidates who have a qualification degree from a foreign university and they wish to practice in India
DNB CETDiplomat of National Board Centralized Entrance ExamTo offer admission in super-speciality courses

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Post Graduate

NEET PG entrance exam is the National level exam of India to offer admission to candidates in postgraduate medical courses in different government or private colleges across the country. The National Board of Examination(NBE) is the conducting body. It is only an entrance exam that provides admission to MD/MS/Diploma.

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NEET PG Important Dates

Admit Card Downloading Date27 Feb 2023
NEET PG 2023 Form Date07 Jan - 12 Feb 2023
NEET PG 2023 Exam Date05 Mar 2023

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post Graduation Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

3 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


NOTE:1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.


Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

07 Jan 2023

Form End Date:

12 Feb 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 12 Feb 2023
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