FMGE Exam Pattern 2018 - National Board of Examinations (NBE), the examination conducting authority will declare the exam pattern of FMGE 2018 in its information bulletin which was released on May 11, 2018. Interested candidates can check below the complete details regarding the exam scheme and syllabus of FMGE. Candidates are advised to read the FMGE 2018 exam pattern thoroughly to get a better understanding of the marking scheme, number of questions and the syllabus etc. The FMGE 2018 exam will be conducted on June 29, 2018. The exam of FMGE 2018 June session exam will be conducted online (computer-based). The test will contain a total of 300 multiple choice questions in English language divided into two parts, taken in a single day (morning and afternoon session) of 150 questions each. The candidates are required to appear mandatorily in both the papers.
Read below the important points regarding the FMGE exam pattern 2018 for June session:-
This is an online exam.
The exam is divided in two parts- morning and evening.
Part One: 9:00 AM to 11:30 PM, Part Two: 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM.
The duration of each part of the exam is 2 hours and 45 minutes.
Each part contains 150 multiple choice questions (MCQs).
There is a scheduled break between the two parts.
There will be multiple-choice questions (MCQs) asked in the exam.
The weightage of MCQ’s in each section will vary, NBE has the right to alter the marks of the questions.
There is no negative marking.
Overview of FMGE Exam Pattern 2018
Interested candidates can refer the table given below to know the complete details regarding the exam pattern of FMGE 2018 -
FMGE 2017 Exam Pattern
FMGE Exam Date
June 29, 2018
Language of the question paper
Number of Papers
Number of questions
150 multiple choice questions in each paper
2 hours and 30 minutes
There will be no negative marking
All the subjects taught at MBBS level
150 marks out of 300 in each paper
FMGE Syllabus 2018 - The syllabus of the FMGE exam is issued by the Medical Council of India (MCI) with prior approval of the Government of India. The information bulletin comprising the FMGE 2018 syllabus for June session exam was released on May 11, 2018. The subject areas comprised in the FMGE exam syllabus are as per the Graduate Medical Education Regulations notified by the MCI. The questions asked in the FMGE 2018 exam for the month of June will range from various topics such as para-clinical, pre-clinical and clinical sciences.
The information regarding the syllabus of FMGE 2018 for June session exam has been collated from previous year's December exam to give the candidates an overview of the topics and questions being asked.
Subject wise weightage of the FMGE Syllabus 2018 for June session is as follows:-
The candidates can note below the syllabus of FMGE 2018 June exam with the subject-wise allocation of marks.
FMGE syllabus for Pre and Para Clinical Subjects
FMGE syllabus for Clinical subjects
Foreign Medical Graduate Screening Exam (FMGE) is a qualifying test held by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) twice a year in the month of June and December. FMGE is a mandatory test for foreign medical graduates (Indians or Overseas Citizens of India) wanting to get registered with the Medical Council of India (MCI) or any State Medical Council (SMC) to be able to practice in India. This year, FMGE exam for June session will be held on June 29, 2018. The result of FMGE June 2018 will be declared on July 31, 2018.