NEET MDS (NEET MDS)

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

 

NEET MDS 2021

Notification | Eligibility | Fee | Syllabus | Exam Pattern | Important dates 

National Board of Examinations – NBE has released the notification for NEET MDS 2021. NEET MDS is the only official entrance exam in India for admission into Postgraduate Dental Courses - MDS. 50% of Medical PG seats of Medical Educational Institutions of Central Govt., Universities established by an Act of Parliament, Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions, Deemed Universities, Medical Institutions and universities established under an act of state governments and Private Medical Colleges are reserved for recruitment under NEET PG.

  • NEET is mandatory even for foreign nationals seeking admission in medical courses in India
  • Seats of Medical institutions under the central government are filled by Directorate of Health Services, Ministry of Health and family welfare, Govt of India.
  • Seats of Medical institutions under state governments are to be filled by respective state governments designated authority.
  • However, AIIMS, New Delhi and other AIIMS Medical colleges are exempted from NEET PG. They conduct their own entrance exam for Medical PG courses in their respective colleges.

Important Dates of NEET MDS 2021

Events

NEET MDS Dates

NEET MDS notification

October 26, 2020

Availability of application form

October 26, 2020

Last date for registrations

November 15, 2020

NEET MDS admit card issued

December 9, 2020

Exam date

December 16, 2020

Declaration of result

By December 31, 2020

Score Card download

Third week of January, 2021*

Merit list for 50% AIQ

Second week of February, 2021*

Counselling round one*

Registration and payment

Second week of March 2021

Choice Filling and Locking

Second week of March 2021

Processing of Seat Allotment

Third week of March 2021

Declaration of Seat Allotment Result

Last week of March 2021

Reporting at allotted institute

First week of April 2021

Round two of counselling*

Registration and payment

Second week of April 2021

Choice Filling and Locking

Second week of April 2021

Processing of Seat Allotment

Third week of April 2021

Publication of seat allotment Result

Third week of May 2021

Reporting at allotted institute

Last week of May 2021

Transfer of non-reporting and non-joining/vacant seats to Deemed/Central Universities/ESIC

Last week of May 2021

Stray Vacancy Round by Deemed/Central Universities/ESIC

Last week of May 2021

NEET MDS Eligibility

  • The candidate should be completed BDS degree.
  • The candidate should possess provisional BDS certificate or BDS Degree
  • The candidate should have completed one year of internship or should be completed by 31st March 2021.

NEET MDS 2021 Application Form

  • Application forms should be submitted only through online mode, offline / printed copy by post are not allowed.
  • NEET-PG 2021 Exam fee Rs. 2750/- (For SC/ST/PWD (PH) candidates) Rs. 3750/- (For General/OBC candidates)
  • The prescribed exam fee should be remitted through payment gateway provided using a Credit Card or a Debit Card issued by banks in India or through Internet Banking.
  • Fees shall neither be refunded nor carried forward if the application for NEET MDS 2021 is rejected or Candidates remaining absent from the examination or declared ineligible.
 NEET MDS Application Form

NEET MDS 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus for NEET-MDS shall comprise of subjects/knowledge areas as per the Regulations issued by Dental Council of India with prior approval of Government of India. The syllabus for the exam shall be that of BDS standard and shall cover all the subjects/syllabus taught during the BDS course.

Sl No

SUBJECT

NUMBER OF QUESTIONS

PART A (Total 100)

 1

General Anatomy including embryology and histology

14

General human physiology and Biochemistry

14

Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral Histology

14

4

General Pathology and Microbiology

14

5

General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics

14

6

General Medicine

15

7

General Surgery

15

PART B (Total 140)

1

Dental Materials

14

Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology

14

Oral Medicine and Radiology

14

Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

14

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics

14

6

Periodontology

14

7

Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge

14

8

Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

14

9

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

14

10

Public Health Dentistry

14

 

GRAND TOTAL (Part A + Part B)

240

NEET MDS 2021 Exam Pattern

  • NEET-PG shall be a multiple choice questions exam delivered on a computer-based test (CBT).
  • Time allotted is 3hrs.
  • The examination comprises of 240 Multiple Choices, single correct response questions in English language only.
  • Negative marking: There shall be 25% negative marking for incorrect answers No marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.
  • During the examination, candidates are given an option to mark any question, whether attempted or not, for review which means that candidate has been given an option to go through these questions again before the examination time ends. Candidates may note that such questions which are marked for review shall be evaluated as per the marking scheme indicated above.
 NEET MDS Exam Pattern

NEET MDS 2021 Admit Card

NEET MDS 2021 Admit Card will be available from 9th Dec 2020 through the official website of NEET MDS. Admission into NEET MDS Exam Hall will be allowed only by producing the original copy of NEET MDS 2021 Admit Card along with any valid ID Proof.

NEET MDS 2021 Result

NEET MDS 2021 exam is scheduled to be conducted on 16th December 2020. NEET MDS 2021 Result is expected to be released in 31st December 2020.  Keep visiting this space for NEET 2021 Result updates.

NEET MDS 2021 Cut Off Score

NBE releases the NEET MDS 2021 cutoff Score on their official website. The qualifying score of NEET MDS for general category is 50th percentile, & 40 Percentile for SC/ST/OBC. The admission into MDS Courses of a candidate is purely based on NEET MDS 2021 Cut off Score. The following table shows the cut-off score of NEET MDS 2021 admissions.

Category NEET MDS Cut off Percentile NEET MDS 2019 Cot off Score
General Candidates 50 250
PhD Candidates 45 232
SC/ST/OBC 40 215