FMGE 2021 Notification (Released), Application Form (Out), Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus
FMGE 2021 - National Board of Examinations (NBE) to conduct Foreign Medical Graduate Examination - FMGE test on June 18, 2021. NBE has released the FMGE application form 2021 along with the brochure on April 16 at nbe.edu.in. The direct link for FMGE June 2021 registration is provided below. The last date to fill FMGE application form is May 6, 2021. As per the brochure, FMGE application fee 2021 has been changed from 6,490 to 7,080. FMGE screening test is conducted to provide provisional/permanent registration certificate by the National Medical Commission (NMC) or State Medical Council (SMC). In the last FMGE session, as many as 19,122 candidates appeared for the FMGE test, while 3,722 aspirants qualified.
To register for FMGE June 2021 - Click here
Latest Updates for FMGE
- 4 days ago:
FMGE 2021 June application form released; apply till May 6
Only the registered candidates can download FMGE admit card 2021 entering user ID and password. FMGE 2021 hall ticket must be downloaded and carried at the exam centre along with valid documents. FMGE 2021 June session will be conducted in computer-based mode at 46 cities. As per the FMGE exam pattern, 300 multiple choice questions will be asked Pre-Clinical, Clinical and Para-Clinical subjects taught at MBBS course. FMGE 2021 June result will be announced online in PDF format. Candidates must secure at least 150 marks out of 300 to pass the FMGE exam. Only the qualified medicos can obtain the FMGE registration certificate by NMC or SMC. Read the article on FMGE 2021 date, notification, application form, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, result and other details.
FMGE 2021 June Session - Overview
FMGE June exam date
June 18, 2021 - Announced
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 the MBBS curriculum
Purpose of exam
To provide eligibility for issuing a provisional or permanent registration from Medical Council of India (MCI) or State Medical Council to Indian citizen or Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs)
FMGE 2021 Latest News & Updates
April 16, 2021: NBE has started FMGE June 2021 registration on April 16 at nbe.edu.in. The last date to submit FMGE 2021 application form is May 6.
April 16, 2021: The brochure of FMGE 2021 June session has been released. As per the FMGE brochure changes, FMGE application fees has been increased from Rs. 6,490 to Rs. 7080. To download FMGE 2021 prospectus for June session - Click here
April 15, 2021: NBE has released the dates of FMGE 2021 application form and exam at natboard.edu.in. FMGE 2021 application form will be available from April 16 to May 6 and the result will be declared on June 30.
March 10, 2021 - NBE has issued a notice for FMGE 2021 June session prescribing some basic eligibility. Check the NBE FMGE official notice below.
January 23, 2021 - FMGE 2021 June exam date has been announced, through an official notice. FMGE exam date for June session is June 18, 2021.
FMGE 2021 Important dates for the June session
Check the dates of FMGE June 2021 events below to keep track of all important events.
FMGE June dates
Release of information brochure
|April 16, 2021|
Online registration starts
|April 16, 2021 - Commenced|
Last date to fill the application form
|May 6, 2021|
|Edit window||May 9 to 11, 2021|
|Final edit window for photograph, signature and left-hand impression||May 21 to 23, 2021|
Admit card to be available from
|June 11, 2021|
|June 18, 2021 - Announced|
Declaration of result
|By June 30, 2021|
Before filling the application form, candidates must go through the detailed FMGE eligibility criteria 2021 June session. Only candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria of FMGE 2021 will be eligible to apply for the FMGE screening test. If any candidate is found ineligible at any stage, his/her candidature will be cancelled. Check the basic eligibility of FMGE 2021 below.
Nationality: Indian and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) are eligible to apply for FMGE 2021 June session.
Educational qualification: The medical degree possessed by Foreign Medical Graduates must be confirmed by the concerned Indian Embassy.
Documents: Candidates must submit proof of their primary medical qualification. Those who fail to submit the required documents within the stipulated time will not be considered eligible for FMGE 2021 June session.
Minimum marks: To attain a provisional or permanent registration from the NMC or SMC, candidates need to secure FMGE qualifying marks 2021. One must obtain at least 150 marks out of 300 to qualify the FMGE 2021 June session.
Exemption: Medical graduates from New Zealand, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, United States of America are not required to sit in the FMGE 2021 exam as such candidates are already recognised to work as a medical practitioner in India.
The application form of FMGE June 2021 has been released in an online mode at nbe.edu.in or natboard.edu.in. The direct link to fill the FMGE application form is provided above. Candidates must go through the eligibility criteria before registering for FMGE 2021. NBE will not accept any FMGE 2021 application form after the last date. It is mandatory to complete NBE FMGE registration 2021 to appear for the test. Further, the application form of FMGE 2021 with incomplete payment, documents or incorrect information will be rejected by NBE. Check the steps to fill the FMGE application form below.
Steps to fill FMGE 2021 June application form
|S.No.||Steps to fill FMGE application form|
|2||Issuance of login credentials|
|3||Filling of application form|
|4||Payment of application fee|
|5||Printout of confirmation page|
How to fill FMGE application form for 2021 June session?
Step 1: Click on the FMGE 2021 application form link available above
Step 2: Register by entering contact details such as mobile number and email ID
Step 3: Login credentials will be generated and sent on the registered email ID and mobile number
Step 4: Log in using the user ID and password to fill the application form
Step 5: Submit the personal, qualification, and communication details during registration
Step 6: Fill any one choice of city for FMGE June 2021 exam among the 46 exam cities across India
Step 7: Then, upload the scanned images of passport size photograph, signature, and left hand thumb impression in FMGE application form.
Step 8: Agree to the declaration and submit all the details filled
Step 9: Pay FMGE 2021 application form fee of Rs. 6000 in online mode using credit/debit cards and net banking
Step 10: The confirmation page will appear on the screen. Verify all details mentioned and take multiple printouts of the confirmation page of FMGE 2021 exam of June session.
Document specifications of FMGE application form
Passport size photograph
Less than 80 Kb
35 mm X 45 mm
3.5 cm X 1.5 cm
Left-hand thumb impression
Less than 80kb
1.5 cm X 3.5 cm
NBE has released the list of exam centres of FMGE 2021 June session. As per the brochure released for FMGE June session, the exam will be conducted in 46 cities of India. FMGE 2021 exam centres are the list of cities in which the exam will be held. Candidates will be informed about their FMGE exam centre through their hall ticket. Candidates will be required to fill their choice of FMGE 2021 exam centre for June session in the online application form. The authority has not released FMGE test centres 2021 yet. Thus, aspirants can check last session FMGE exam centres, which will be updated.
FMGE exam centres June session
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NBE will release the admit card of FMGE 2021 for June session at nbe.edu.in. The link to download the FMGE 2021 admit card will be provided here as released. NBE FMGE admit card 2021 can be downloaded by entering the user ID and password. Only the successfully registered candidates can download the admit card of FMGE 2021. NBE will also send the admit card of FMGE June 2021 session to candidates registered email ID seven days before the exam. The hall ticket of FMGE 2021 will be released only for candidates whose application forms will be accepted by NBE.
After downloading the FMGE hall ticket candidates will be required to attach a passport size photograph on the space provided in the hall ticket. The admit card of FMGE 2021 June session will bear the details of the exam centre allotted to the candidate, exam day schedule, instructions to follow, and other details. It is mandatory to carry the FMGE hall ticket 2021 on the day of the test.
How to download the FMGE admit card 2021?
Click on the ‘download FMGE 2021 admit card of June session’ link provided above
Login entering user ID and password
The admit card of FMGE June 2021 will be displayed on the screen
Verify all the details mentioned in FMGE admit card
Download and take a printout of the FMGE hall ticket 2021
Documents to carry to FMGE 2021 exam centre
Along with the admit card, candidates will have to carry any one of the following ID proofs to the allotted FMGE exam centre 2021.
Aadhaar Card (with the photograph)
Before preparing for the medical screening test, candidates must familiarize themselves with the exam pattern of FMGE 2021. Check the table below to know the FMGE paper pattern 2021, nature of questions, number of sections, duration of exam, and other details.
FMGE exam pattern June session
Mode of exam
Computer based exam
Number of sessions
Part A and Part B (both conducted in single session)
Duration of exam
Part A - 150 minutes
Part B - 150 minutes
Type of questions
Multiple choice questions
Total number of questions
Language of exam
+1 mark for every correct answer
No negative marking
MBBS course curriculum
FMGE 2021 syllabus and mark distribution
It is imperative for candidates to go through the FMGE syllabus 2021 is prepared on the basis of the course curriculum of MBBS. Below discussed are subject-wise FMGE syllabus and weightage they carry in the medical screening test.
Pre and para-clinical subjects
Weightage of marks in FMGE exam 2021
Weightage of marks in FMGE 2021 exam
Medicine and allied subjects
Dermatology & STD
General surgery & Allied Subjects
Obstetrics and gynaecology
NBE will release a mock test for FMGE 2021 June session at nbe.edu.in. The FMGE 2021 mock test will be released for the practice of candidates. With the help of FMGE demo test 2021, candidates can get familiar with the exam pattern, type of questions asked, difficulty level, weightage given to the topic and others. The link for FMGE practice test for the June 2021 session will be provided here. Check the steps for FMGE 2021 mock test below.
How to take the FMGE mock test 2021?
Click on the mock test of FMGE 2021 link provided above
FMGE practice test is for preparation, thus, it will be logged in by default
Read the instructions for the practice test of FMGE 2021 displayed on the screen
Click on ‘I am ready to begin’ option and start FMGE mock test
Each question with four answer options will appear in the FMGE demo test
Select the correct answer and click on save and next
The result of FMGE 2021 for the June session will be published at nbe.edu.in on June 30. NBE FMGE 2021 result will be released in PDF format. The link to download the FMGE result PDF 2021 will be provided on this page when released. The FMGE result will mention the roll number of the candidates, marks scored (out of 300), and the qualifying status. After the declaration of result, NBE will release the FMGE scorecard 2021 for the June session. Qualified candidates will be able to download the scorecard of FMGE 2021 using their login details. As many as 3,722 aspirants qualified in FMGE December session to get a registration certificate from NMC or SMC.
How to check FMGE result?
Click on ‘Download FMGE June 2021 result’ link provided on this page
The FMGE result PDF 2021 will be displayed on the screen
The FMGE 2021 result PDF will mention the candidates’ details and qualifying status
Check the details mentioned in the result of FMGE 2021 carefully
Take printouts of FMGE 2021 result
FMGE Qualifying Marks 2021
Only candidates who will secure the minimum required marks in FMGE 2021 will be considered qualified. As per NBE, candidates need to score at least 50% marks in the FMGE exam for the 2021 June session. 50% marks in the FMGE exam are equivalent to 150 marks out of 300 marks. Candidates who score FMGE 2021 qualifying marks will be eligible to attain a provisional or permanent registration from NMC or SMC.
FMGE 2021 result statistics
Check the statistics of FMGE results by NBE from the table below. The statistics of FMGE 2021 June session will be mentioned, when released.
FMGE result statistics
|FMGE statistics 2020 (December)||2020 (June)|
Number of candidates appeared
Number of aspirants qualified
Number of failed candidates
Number of absentees
|Number of withheld candidates||136||-||-|
FMGE 2021 Issuance of Pass Certificate
To practice medicine in India or pursue higher medical studies, candidates need to get a registration certificate with the National Medical Council or State Medical Council. Only FMGE qualified candidates are issued a provisional or permanent registration certificate to pursue studies or practice medicine in the country. After clearing the FMGE medical screening test, candidates will be issued an FMGE 2021 pass certificate. NBE will release a notice for the issue of pass certificate of FMGE 2021 June session. Candidates will have to report to the designated venue as per the schedule released by NBE to collect the FMGE pass certificate for June 2021 session.
FMGE pass certificate reporting address:
National Board of Examinations,
PSP area, Sector-9, Dwarka office,
New Delhi - 110075
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - FMGE 2021 Notification (Released), Application Form (Out), Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus
Question: When FMGE June exam date 2021 will be conducted?
NBE will conduct FMGE screening test on June 18, 2021. FMGE 2021 June session will be held in computer based mode.
Question: Can I skip the screening test for admission by any means?
Except for some countries, foreign medical graduates from all other countries must appear for FMGE screening test if they wish to pursue studies in India.
Question: When will NBE FMGE application form 2021 be released?
FMGE June 2021 registration has commenced from April 16 onwards at nbe.edu.in or natboard.edu.in
Question: What is FMGE Practice test?
The Practice test of FMGE is a mock test released by the authorities to help candidates familiarize themselves with the exam pattern and structure.
Question: If I miss FMGE June application form, can I appear for the subsequent session?
Yes, FMGE June application form is missed, candidates can apply for the next session.
Question: Can I scroll through the questions in the examination?
Candidates will be allowed to scroll through the questions of a particular section only. Change of sections will not be permitted.
Question: What are the details can I edit in the application form?
Candidates can edit all the details except name, date of birth, gender, mobile number, email ID, testing city, nationality.
Question: What type of questions are asked in the FMGE exam?
FMGE exam consists of 300 multiple-choice questions based on the MBBS course syllabus.
Question: How can I check my FMGE result?
FMGE 2021 result will be released in PDF format on June 30. To check the result of FMGE 2021, click on the download link available above.
Question: What is the qualifying marks to pass FMGE 2021 exam?
To pass the nbe.edu.in FMGE test, candidates must obtain at least 150 marks out of 300.
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Questions related to FMGE
i have written my month and year of passing wrong in the fmge form 2021 can i change it in window period
Candidates can only edit the images of the photograph, signature, and left-hand thumb impression uploaded in the FMGE application form 2021 during the final edit window. So you cannot correct the year of passing during the correction window of FMGE. Except from uploaded images, candidates will not be allowed to edit any of the information entered. The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has released the FMGE application form at nbe.edu.in. NBE has released the application form of FMGE June 2021 session from April 16 at 7:15 PM.
I have passed MBBS from YSMU Yerevan Armenia. Is it mandatory to pass FMGE test before starting internship in India
Yes it is mandatory according to the the exam Conducted by the National Board of Examination (NBE), FMGE is a mandatory examination required to be undertaken by all Indian citizens or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) cardholders who have pursued their medical education abroad and plan to practice in India.
I hope it will help you
Is FMGE test is necessary to be passed to start internship in India ? Ihave passed my MBBS from YSMU Yerevan Armenia
The answer to your question is a mandatory Yes.
The MCC has made it a law that students pursuing MBBS needs to give exam in order to get licence as a doctor.
The same applies to students pursuing their MBBS degree from foreign countries. They need to clear the FMGE Test in order to get the licence to practice in India. If they won't pass in the exam they won't be able to practice as doctors in India.
Hope that helps.
how can a fmge apply for neet pg counseling in telangana..when the homestate is actually andhra? is it possible?
There is eligibility criteria that you need to fulfill when you apply for Telangana State Quota in NEET PG:
You have s tudied MBBS in Telangana.
or you should be local candidate or belongs to Telangana.
as you didn't fullfill any criteria you are not eligible for state counselling in Telangana. As you belongs to Andra Pradesh you are not eligible for Telangana state counselling.
MBBS results not done we want FMGE exam so allow or not
Your question is not quite clear. Can you please ellaborate a little bit. However, if you want to know the information about FMGE, It will now be taking place on 18th June 2021. FMGE (Foreign Graduates Medical Examination ) is a screening test conducted by NBE (National Board of Examinations ) to determine the eligibility of candidates for practising medicine in India.