FMGE 2019 - National Board of Examinations (NBE) conducts Foreign Medical Graduate Examination - FMGE screening test for Indian and Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) to obtain a provisional or permanent registration with Medical Council of India (MCI) or any State Medical Council. The authority has announced the exam date of FMGE 2019 which will be held on June 28, for Indian nationals with foreign medical qualification to practice in the country. The official notification mentioning the date of FMGE June session is provided on this page. FMGE 2019 June session is to be held in computer based mode. FMGE application form 2019 will be released in the second week of May. Only candidates who will successfully fulfill the eligibility criteria of FMGE 2019 will be allowed to register online for the screening test. As per the eligibility conditions, the medical aspirants must possess a primary medical qualification confirmed by the Indian Embassy of the particular country. FMGE is an evaluate exam which is conducted twice a year in December and June session.
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FMGE 2019 admit card will be issued in the first week of June, for applicants whose application forms will be accepted by the authority. It is mandatory to carry the hall ticket to the FMGE exam centre 2019 along with other relevant documents for verification purpose. FMGE 2019 June session is an online test divided into two parts - Part A and Part B. Each part contains 150 questions and only 150 minutes will be allotted to complete the FMGE June session.
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Candidates securing 150 marks out of 300 will be included in the FMGE result 2019. The result will be displayed in the form of PDF file mentioning the roll number, scores (out of 300) and qualifying status of candidate. The pass certificate of FMGE June 2019 will be issued to the qualified aspirants as per the specified dates. Last year, a total of 9274 candidates appeared for FMGE June session. Interested aspirants can read the article on FMGE 2019 for June session to know details about dates, eligibility, application form, admit card, exam pattern, result and other information.
FMGE 2019 June Session Overview
Name of exam
Foreign Medical Graduate Examination
Commonly known as
National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Level of exam
Category of screening test
Biannually - June and December
Number of questions
Type of questions
Mode of conduct
Computer Based Test
Criteria to pass the exam
150 marks out of 300
Based on MBBS curriculum
Purpose of exam
Provides eligibility for issuing a provisional or permanent registration from Medical Council of India or State Medical Council to Indian nationals or Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs)
Overview of FMGE 2019 Screening Test
For a better idea of online FMGE exam, candidates can check the flow chart provided below.
FMGE 2019 June session date announced
NBE has released an official notice on February 2, announcing the FMGE 2019 date, which is June 28. along with the other details. The notification also mentions that the information brochure, eligibility criteria, fees structure, exam pattern and other details will be released in April/May 2019. Read the notification below.
Official notice of NBE released on February 2, announcing FMGE 2019 Date:
Aspirants can check the important dates of FMGE 2019 for June session from the table below to keep a track on the crucial events without missing them.
Release of information brochure
Second week of May 2019*
Online registration starts
Second week of May 2019*
Last date to fill the application form
Last week of May 2019*
Admit card to be available from
First week of June 2019*
Facility of practice test opens
Second week of June 2019*
FMGE 2019 June session
June 28, 2019
Declaration of result
Third week of July 2019*
Issuance of pass certificate
*Dates are tentative
The eligibility criteria of FMGE 2019 must be fulfilled by aspirants to register for the screening test. Candidates can go through the FMGE 2019 eligibility criteria as mentioned below.
He/she must be an Indian citizen or Overseas Citizen of India.
In order to fulfill the FMGE eligibility criteria, aspirants must possess the primary medical qualification confirmed by the Indian Embassy concerned. It is required to be a recognized qualification of candidates to be enrolled as a medical practitioner of a particular country where the institute is situated.
It is mandatory to provide the documents/proofs in support of an aspirant having passed the final examination. These documents must be submitted on or before May 31, 2019. If anyone forget to furnish the relevant documents their candidature will be cancelled.
Aspirants who have completed their undergraduate medical education from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States of America will not be required to appear for FMGE 2019 exam, as they are recognised for enrolment as a medical practitioner in the country.
To appear for the Foreign Graduate Medical Examination, undergraduate candidates should meet the above mentioned eligibility criteria.
The application form of FMGE 2019 June session will be available in the second week of May. The eligible aspirants can fill FMGE 2019 application form in online mode only. A link for online registration will be provided on this page, once released. The application form can be filled in six steps, which are mentioned below.
Steps of FMGE application form
Confirmation of registration
Submit qualification details
Payment of application fees
Printout of confirmation page
After the submission of application form, a mail will send to the registered email ID. Candidates will be required to acknowledge the mail and send the requisite documents to NBE before the specified date.
Aspirants can check the exam pattern of FMGE 2019 June session from the table below.
FMGE paper pattern
Mode of exam
Computer based exam (online)
Number of sessions
Part A and Part B (both conducted on one day)
Total time allotted
300 minutes; Part A - 150 minutes, Part B - 150 minutes
Type of questions
Objective type questions
Number of questions
Questions will be based on MBBS curriculum
The admit card of FMGE 2019 will be made available in the first week of June. Aspirants whose application forms will be accepted by the authority can download the FMGE 2019 admit card in online mode. NBE will also send an email regarding the availability of FMGE hall ticket 2019 and will also intimate via SMS. In order to download the admit card, candidates can click on the link which will be provided on this page and submit their user ID and password. The admit card will display the name of candidates, date as well as time of exam, address of allotted exam centre and other details. It is mandatory to carry the FMGE June 2019 hall ticket along with any of the following ID proofs to the designated exam centres.
Aadhaar Card (with photograph)
The registered aspirants will be provided with a facility of practice test of FMGE 2019 by NBE. With the help of this FMGE demo test 2019, candidates will be familiar with the format of online exam. The option to avail the facility of practice test will be provided on this page, when available. Only such aspirants whose application form has been submitted successfully can use the FMGE practice test 2019 using their testing IDs. Using the demo test, applicants will be able to understand the structure of FMGE 2019 June session, therefore, they must pay attention to the screen and navigation while taking the practice test.
FMGE Exam Centres 2019
The exam centres of FMGE 2019 June session is the list of cities where the exam will be held. The address of FMGE 2019 exam centres will be mentioned in the admit card. Last year, the screening test was conducted in as many as 25 cities, which are provided in the table below.
FMGE exam centres
The result of FMGE 2019 for June session will be announced in the third week of July. FMGE 2019 result will be released in the form of PDF mentioning the roll number of aspirants, marks obtained out of 300 and qualifying status. The link to download the merit list will be available on this page, as soon as it will be released.
Candidates who will qualify FMGE 2019 June session will be allowed to download the score card by using the required credentials. It is important to carry the relevant the score card along with the mandatory documents to obtain the pass certificate from the concerned authorities.
FMGE Qualifying Marks 2019
The applicants must secure the qualifying marks of FMGE 2019 as prescribed by NBE. In order to qualify FMGE 2019 June session, candidates must obtain at least 150 marks out of 300. S/he who will qualify the screening test will be considered eligible to be issued the provisional or permanent registration from Medical Council of India and State Medical Council.
About FMGE Screening Test
Foreign Medical Graduate Examination - FMGE was made mandatory through Screening Test Regulations 2002, to assess the knowledge of medical graduates. The medical regulation states, “An Indian citizen/Overseas citizen of India possessing a primary medical qualification awarded by any medical institution outside India who is desirous of getting provisional or permanent registration with Medical Council of India or any State Medical Council on or after 15.03.2002 shall have to qualify a screening test conducted by the prescribed authority for that purpose as per the provisions of section 13 of the Act.”