ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR NEET – PG 2021

The eligibility criteria for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma
Courses is as follows:
1. Candidates in possession of MBBS degree or Provisional MBBS
Pass Certificate recognized as per the provisions of the NMC Act,
2019 and the repealed Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and
possessing permanent or provisional registration certificate of
MBBS qualification issued by the NMC/ the erstwhile Medical
Council of India or State Medical Council and have completed one
year of internship or are likely to complete the internship on or
before 30th June 2021, may apply for NEET-PG 2021 through
online application system.
2. Candidates found to be ineligible at any stage of NEET-PG 2021
will not be permitted to appear in the examination and/or
counselling. In an unlikely event of any ineligible candidate
appearing and/or being successful in the NEET-PG 2021, the
results/ candidature of such candidate shall be cancelled and/or
are deemed to be cancelled.
3. Requests for appearing in NEET-PG 2021 from candidates
completing internship after 30th June 2021 or having qualifications
that are not recognized as per the NMC Act, 2019 and the repealed
IMC Act, 1956 shall be summarily rejected. Candidates are further
advised not to canvass for the same.
4. The dates indicated by candidates with regard to 12 months
Compulsory Rotating Resident Internship in the application form
(i.e. internship starting and completion date) shall be treated as
final and candidates will be required to submit the original
NEET-PG 2021
CUT-OFF DATE FOR COMPLETION OF INTERNSHIP
30TH JUNE 2021
Compulsory Rotating Resident Internship completion certificate at
the time of counselling/admission in allotted Medical College/
Institute.
5. The cut off dates for the recognition of the Medical Colleges, from
where the candidates have passed their MBBS Degree Course and
completed compulsory rotatory Internship for the year 2021 will be
as prescribed by the NMC/ the erstwhile Medical Council of India.
The Colleges recognized after the cut- off date prescribed by the
NMC will not be considered.
6. Registration with the NMC/ the erstwhile Medical Council of
India or State Medical Council is necessary and its documentary
proof should be furnished by the candidates on the day of
examination and at the time of counseling/admission.
7. Some of the Universities/Institutions are having regulations that
candidates who are already pursuing the PG Course in their
University or in another University are not eligible for admission
till they complete the course. The candidates who are already
pursuing PG Courses either through All India Quota or State
Quota and are applying for a seat under All India Quota/State
quota seats may confirm the eligibility conditions of that
University in this regard. NBE/MoHFW/Designated Counseling
Authority shall not be responsible if such candidates are refused
for admission. Such candidates may opt for the subject and the
college at their own risk and cost.
8. The definition of NRI for admission to Deemed University shall be
as per Hon’ble Supreme Court order dated 22/08/2017 in WP
689/2017.
9. Eligibility of candidates issued admit card for the examination
shall be purely provisional. Appearing in NEET-PG 2021 does not
confer any automatic rights upon the candidate for admission to
MD/MS/PG Diploma courses.
NEET-PG 2021
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR FOREIGN MEDICAL
GRADUATES: Indian citizens or overseas citizens of India who
have obtained their Primary Medical Qualifications from Medical
Colleges outside India should have qualified the Foreign Medical
Graduate Examination (Screening Test) as per Screening Test
Regulations, 2002 which is conducted by National Board of
Examinations. Further, they should have been registered with the
NMC/ the erstwhile Medical Council of India or State Medical
Council and should have completed their internship or likely to
complete their internship on or before 30th June 2021. Foreign
Medical Graduates are required to bring their FMGE Pass
certificate issued by NBE on their testing day alongwith the
provisional/permanent registration certificate issued by a medical
council.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS:
It is not mandatory for foreign nationals to have temporary registration
with National Medical Commission (NMC) at the time of writing
NEET-PG. Foreign Nationals can write NEET-PG without
registration with NMC. The NMC may, on payment of the
prescribed fee for registration, grant temporary registration for the
duration of the Post Graduate course limited to the medical
college/institution to which he/she is admitted for the time being
exclusively for pursuing postgraduate studies. Provided further
that temporary registration to such foreign national shall be subject
to the condition that such person is duly registered with
appropriate registering authority in his own country where from
he has obtained his Basic Medical qualification, and is duly
recognized by the corresponding Medical Council or concerned
authority.”