DNB CET Important Dates 2017
Apratim Chatterjee, 09 Sep 2016, #DNB Broad Speciality Admissions

DNB CET Important Dates 2017 –DNB CET has been replaced by NEET PG 2017 as per the notification released by the National Board of Examinations. Now, admissions to a number of specialized six-year medical programmes including plastic surgery, neurosurgery, cardio-thoracic surgery and paediatric surgery will be on the basis of NEET PG 2016 results only. Therefore, candidates are advised to ignore the information given below on this page. The relevant information regarding DNB CET exam and admissions is available in articles related to NEET PG.

Read important articles on NEET PG 2017 from the links given below:

NEET PG Application Form

NEET PG Eligibility Criteria

NEET PG Important Dates

NEET PG Exam Pattern

NEET PG Result

National Board of Examinations (NBE) will be announcing DNB CET 2017 important dates in the month of September 2016. The important dates of DNB CET 2017 will help candidates in knowing the calendar of NBE registered centralized admission test events. With the DNB CET 2017 important dates, candidates can keep a track of all the exam events including notification date, application form, issue of admit card, conduct of online exam and declaration of results besides the counselling schedule of DNB CET 2017.


DNB CET 2017 important dates will also help medical PG aspirants in keeping update with the change in exam schedule, if any. Careers360 will keep the candidates informed regarding any change or re-scheduling of the exam events through news of change in important dates of DNB CET 2017.

Let us have a glance of important events and their scheduled dates for DNB CET 2017.

DNB CET Notification
NBE will be notifying DNB CET 2017 in second week of September 2016. The examination board will also be providing completing exam schedule of DNB CET 2017 along with the official notification.

DNB CET Application Form
The application form of DNB CET 2017 will begin from the third week of September. The candidates who wish to appear for the PG medical entrance exam need to register online for DNB CET 2017 by providing various details including personal, education qualification and address of correspondence. No correspondence will be entertained in this regard, in case the candidates fail to remit the application fees within the stipulated time. Moreover, the candidates need to submit the duly filled application form by third week of October or as on the last date of application’s submission.

DNB CET Admit Card
The admit card of DNB CET 2017 will be issued in the month of November 2016. DNB CET 2017 admit cards (hall tickets) can be downloaded by candidates through the official natboard link after providing login id and password. No candidates will be allowed to appear for the NBE administered PG entrance exam without a valid admit card of DNB CET 2017. 

Online DNB CET 2017
NBE will be conducting DNB CET 2017 in online mode between last week of November and first week of December 2016 in a three-day window. Candidates applying for DNB CET 2017 need to appear in the PG medical entrance exam on the date of examination as scheduled at the exam venue allocated to them.

DNB CET Results
The results of DNB CET 2017 will be declared in the third week of January. The DNB CET 2017 results can be checked online by the candidates through the official natboard link. Candidates can also download their score card of DNB CET 2017 after the declaration of results by providing login id and password.

DNB CET Counselling
NBE will be holding counselling of DNB CET 2017 in the month of February in a centralized mode. Candidates who qualify the PG medical entrance test will be able to participate in the DNB CET 2017 counselling process as per their secured merit.


Candidates can now check the table below for important dates for each of the exam events of DNB CET 2017–

Important Dates for DNB CET 2017 January Session

DNB CET 2017 Events (January Session)

Important dates of DNB CET 2017


Third week of September 2016

Application forms begin

Third week of September 2016

Application forms end

Third week of October 2016

Admit card

November 2016

Online examination

Last week of November and first week of December 2016

Result Declaration

Third week of January 2017


February 2017

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