NEET MDS 2022 - Exam Date (June 4), Notification, Registration, Syllabus, Pattern
NEET MDS 2022 – National Board of Examination (NBE) is the competent authority that conducts the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Masters of Dental Surgery - NEET MDS entrance exam. As per the latest update, the exam date for NEET MDS 2022 has been rescheduled tentatively as June 4, 2022, due to the delay in the admissions of the current academic session.
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Authorities will be releasing the NEET MDS application form 2022 on the official website, nbe.edu.in. Only the registered candidates can download the NEET MDS 2022 admit card after the release. As per the pattern, the NEET MDS exam will be conducted in computer-based mode which contains 240 multiple choice questions. On the basis of the entrance exam, the result of NEET MDS 2022 will be announced at nbe.edu.in.
NBE will also announce NEET MDS 2022 cutoff along with the result. As per the NEET MDS cut-off, general category candidates must secure 50th percentile, while for SC/ST/OBC, the percentile is 40th. The corresponding NEET MDS cutoff 2022 score will be announced after the release of the result. Candidates included in NEET MDS 2022 result can download the scorecard after the release. Read the article on NEET MDS 2022 exam dates, result, cutoff, merit list, counselling, and other details.
NEET MDS 2022 – Overview
Candidates can check the highlights of NEET MDS 2022 with information in the table below.
NEET MDS exam date
June 4, 2022
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate Dental courses
National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Commonly known as
Purpose of examination
Qualifying cum ranking examination for admission to MDS courses
NEET MDS Latest Updates
October 21, 2021: NBE has rescheduled the exam date for NEET MDS 2022. The postgraduate dental exam was earlier scheduled to be held on December 19 will now be held on June 4, 2022. The official notice regarding the same can be checked below.
What is the scope of NEET MDS 2022?
The exam of NEET MDS for dental courses for academic session 2022 is valid for admission to the following admission criteria:
Admission to 50% All India Quota seats for MDS courses (excluding candidates from Jammu and Kashmir)
Admission to 50% State quota seats for MDS courses for all States/Union Territories of India (including Jammu & Kashmir)
MDS courses at all Private Dental colleges, institutions & Universities all across the country
MDS courses at Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions
Screening exam for dental surgeons (BDS and MDS) for short service commission in the Army Dental Corps
It is important for aspirants to check the important dates of NEET MDS 2022 to keep a track of all exam-related crucial events. Check the important dates in the table below.
NEET MDS 2022 exam dates
NEET MDS Dates
NEET MDS notification
To be announced
Availability of application form
To be announced
Last date for registrations
To be announced
Edit window of NEET MDS application
To be announced
Final window to edit window to rectify incorrect images
To be announced
NEET MDS admit card 2022
To be announced
June 4, 2022
Declaration of result and cutoff
To be announced
Score Card download
To be announced
Merit list for 50% AIQ
To be announced
It is important to fulfill the basic eligibility criteria of NEET MDS 2022, before applying for the dental postgraduate entrance exam. As failing to fulfill the eligibility conditions of NEET MDS aspirants will not be allowed to appear for the exam. Candidates can check the NEET MDS eligibility conditions below.
Aspirants should not be less than 20 years old for the entrance exam
BDS candidates must have a recognized degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) issued from a university/institute approved by the Dental Council of India (DCI)
One must have a permanent or provisional registration certificate issued by the DCI or State Dental Council (SDC)
He/she should possess a year rotatory internship completion letter on or before March 31, 2022.
NBE will release the application form of NEET MDS 2022 in online mode. Eligible aspirants can fill NEET MDS application form available on the official website - nbe.edu.in. NEET MDS registration 2022 can be done on or before the last date in online mode. NEET MDS application form 2022 can be filled in five following steps, which can be checked in the table below.
Steps to fill NEET MDS application form
Step 1: NEET MDS 2022 online registration
Step 2: Filling of application form, uploading of passport size photograph, signature and left-hand thumb impression
Step 3: Choosing NEET MDS exam city
Step 4: Payment of application fees
Step 5: Printout of the confirmation page
NBE is the competent authority to specify the exam pattern of NEET MDS 2022 for all aspirants. NEET MDS is a computer-based exam containing 240 multiple choice questions. As per NEET MDS paper pattern 2022, the exam will be conducted in three hours from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Aspirants can check the details of NEET MDS 2022 exam pattern below.
NEET MDS paper pattern
Mode of exam
Duration of the exam
3 hours (180 minutes)
Types of questions
Objective type questions
Total number of questions
240 multiple choice question
Medium of questions asked
English language only
NEET MDS Syllabus 2022
The syllabus of NEET MDS 2022 is prepared on the basis of subjects taught in BDS programmes (Pre-Clinical, Clinical, and Para-Clinical). The syllabus-wise distribution of NEET MDS exam is mentioned in the table below.
NEET MDS syllabus - Subject-wise distribution of questions
General Anatomy including embryology and histology
General Human Physiology and Biochemistry
Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Oral Histology
General Pathology and Microbiology
General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology
Oral Medicine and Radiology
Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Public Health Dentistry
Best Books for NEET MDS 2022
Before starting the preparation, it is very important for aspirants to know the NEET MDS 2022 best books. As preparing from the best books of NEET MDS will surely help aspirants in getting the best score.
Market is full of the NEET MDS study material 2022 but aspirants can check the list of best books out of it, and can easily refer to them during preparation.
List of best NEET MDS 2022 study material
Name of the Book
Name of the author
K. Satheesh Kumar Reddy
AIPG Solved 10 Year Papers
Dental matrix AIIMS
Sourabh Madaan, Priyanka Madaan
Dental Explore Vol - 2
Swapna Medical Publishers
How to prepare for NEET MDS 2022
Aspirants wanting to prepare for NEET MDS can divide their preparation in three phases. The first phase of NEET MDS 2022 preparation can be of two months duration and the remaining phase can be of one- one-month duration.
During the first phase of NEET MDS preparation 2022, aspirants are advised to go through the syllabus and concepts thoroughly and then the second phase of preparation should be devoted to revising the learned concepts. In the last phase of NEET MDS 2022 preparation, aspirants should mostly focus on practising more and more questions.
Aspirants can also check the NEET MDS preparation tips below.
Dental graduates should set targets to improve performance
Try to study high yielding subjects first
Try to be clear about the basics
Make a daily, weekly and monthly study plan and try to strictly follow
Joining a doubt clearing session during the NEET MDS 2022 preparation is important
Try not to study for continuous hours at a stretch, take some small requisite breaks during the study hours.
Prepare with the best NEET MDS books.
Make notes simultaneously
Try to practice more and more questions
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NEET MDS 2022 - Exam Date (June 4), Notification, Registration, Syllabus, Pattern
Question: Who conducts the NEET MDS 2022 exam?
The National Board of Examinations (NBE) conducts the entrance exam of NEET MDS.
Question: When will NEET MDS 2022 be conducted?
NEET MDS 2022 will be conducted on June 4, 2022
Question: When will NEET MDS 2022 application form be released?
Authorities will be releasing the NEET MDS application form 2022 soon on the official website, nbe.edu.in.
Question: What are some best books for NEET MDS 2022?
The same has been mentioned in the article above.
Question: Who can download NEET MDS admit card 2022?
Only the registered candidates can download the NEET MDS 2022 admit card after the release.
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Questions related to NEET MDS
weightage of chapter of physics chemistry biology for year 2022?
There are a total of 180 questions to be asked in NEET 2022, where 45 questions are asked from Physics, 45 from Chemistry and 90 questions are asked from Biology, the question paper is of 720 marks, and the marking scheme is that +4 marks are awarded for each correct answer whereas 1 mark is deducted for each wrong Answer.
Physics Chapter wise weightage is as follows:
1. Physical world and measurement- 2%
2. Kinematics- 3%
3. Laws of Motion- 3%
4. Work, Energy and Power- 4%
5. Motion of system of particles and Rigid body- 5%
6. Gravitation- 2%
7. Properties of Bulk matter- 3%
8. Thermodynamics- 9%
9. Behaviour of perfect gas and kinetic theory- 3%
10. Oscillation and waves- 3%
1. Electrostatics- 9%
2. Current electricity- 8%
3. Magnetic effect of current and magnetism- 5%
4. Electromagnetic induction and alternating current- 8%
5. Electromagnetic waves- 5%
6. Optics- 10%
7. Dual nature of matter and radiation- 6%
8. Atoms and nuclei- 3%
9. Electronic devices- 9%
Chemistry chapter wise weightage is as follows:
1. Basic concepts of chemistry 1%
2. Structure of atom 2%
3. Classification of elements and periodicity in properties 2%
4. Chemical bonding and molecular structure 5%
5. States of matter gases and liquids 2%
6. Thermodynamics 8%
7. Equilibrium 6%
8. Redox reactions 3%
9. S block elements 2%
10. Some block elements 2%
11. Organic Chemistry basic principles and techniques 4%
12. Hydrocarbons 3%
13. Environmental Chemistry 2%
1. Solid state 2%
2. Solutions 5%
3. Electrochemistry 2%
4. Chemical kinetics 3%
5. Surface chemistry 2%
6. Isolation of elements 2%
7. P block elements 5%
8. D and f block elements 4%
9. Coordination compounds 9%
10. Haloalkanes and Haloarenes 3%
11. Alcohols phenols and ether 4%
12. Aldehydes ketones and carboxylic acid 4%
13. Organic compounds containing nitrogen 2%
14. Biomolecules 3%
15. Polymers 3%
16. Chemistry in everyday life 2%
Biology chapter wise weightage is as follows:
1. Diversity of living organisms 14%
2. Structural organisation in plants and animals 5%
3. Cell structure and function 9%
4. Plant physiology 6%
5. Human Physiology 20%
1. Reproduction 9%
2. Genetics and evolution 18%
3. Biology and human welfare 9%
4. Biotechnology and its applications 4%
5. Ecology and environment 6%
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Hii My rank is 17600 Do I have any chance to get seat in Neet MDs counselling 2021?
It is difficult to predict because cut-offs changes from year to year and depends on many factors like
- Caste Category of the students
- Number of students appeared in the exam
- Difficulty level of the exam
- Number of seats available, etc.
You have not mentioned your Caste Category, I'm considering it as General Category and providing information based on it.
You have chances of getting MD seat in good Medical Colleges either Government or Private Medical Colleges for your NEET PG Rank, based on previous year's cut-offs.
To check the possibility of getting MD seat, you can use below mentioned College Predictor Tool.
You can predict Colleges you can get for NEET PG score using below mentioned College Predictor Tool.
You can go through below mentioned article related to NEET PG cut-offs.
May this information will help you.
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NEET MDS 2021 REVISED CUTOFF SCORE
hope you are doing well and safe. With reference to your query, I would glad inform you that official dates of the revised cut off has not been released yet but it will be released very soon for mds 2021 . Actuallly revised cut off generally takes more time because it get verified by authorities many times to maintain the integrity of the counselling
Hope you found this answer informative. Best wishes for your future
when is the last date for registration for neet MDS 2021?
The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has started the round 2 registration of NEET MDS 2021 counselling at mcc.nic.in. The round 3 registrations for NEET MDS counselling can be done till October 28, 2021, up to 12:00 noon. The round 1 result has also been announced. The NEET MDS 2021 counselling was put on hold for getting clarification from the Supreme Court on reservation. The dental exam was conducted on December 16, 2021, in computer-based mode.
will the neet mds cutoff be revised/lowered? if yes then when ?
Hope you are doing great as per the question asked by you there are no chance that the cutoff can be lowered or can b lessen it totally depends upon the college or university if the seats are vacant then only the cutoff can be lowered accordingly.
Hope you found this answer useful. Stay motivated stay positive.
All the best!