NEET PG Exam Pattern 2018

NEET PG Exam PatternNEET PG Exam Pattern 2018: The exam conducting authority of NEET PG, National Board of Examinations (NBE) has declared the exam pattern of NEET PG 2018 on October 31, 2017 along with NEET PG 2018 notification. NEET PG 2018 examination will be held on January 7, 2018 in online mode. Candidates are advised to go through NEET PG 2018 exam pattern thoroughly and prepare accordingly. NEET PG exam pattern 2018 will help candidates to understand the nature of syllabus, marking scheme and number of questions etc. The exam pattern of NEET PG 2018 will be updated on the same link as soon as it gets released. Candidates who wish to pursue MD/MS/Diploma courses in 2018 can check below for the detailed NEET PG 2018 exam pattern, which is based on the basis of previous year’s data.

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NEET PG Exam Pattern 2018

Exam day

January 7, 2018

Exam mode

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Number of questions

The question booklet will consist of 300 questions with 4 alternatives and one single correct response

Marking Scheme (New)

(+4) Four marks will be given for every correct response

(-1) One mark will be deducted for every incorrect response

(0) No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions 

Negative marking

Yes

Language of the question paper

English

Syllabus

All subjects taught during MBBS programme including Pre-Clinical, Para-Clinical and Clinical subjects

Subject-wise distribution of questions for NEET PG 2018

S.No.

Subjects

Number of questions

1

Anatomy

15

2

Physiology

15

3

Biochemistry

15

4

Pharmacology

20

5

Microbiology

20

6

Pathology

25

7

Forensic Medicine

10

8

Social and Preventive Medicine

25

9

Medicine Dermatology and Venereology

37

10

Surgery, ENT, Orthopedics & Anaesthesia

46

11

Radiodiagnosis & Radiotherapy

12(6+6)

12

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

25

13

Paediatrics

15

14

Ophthalmology

10

15

Psychiatry

10

 

Grand Total

300 

What's new in exam pattern of NEET PG 2018?

  • NEET PG will be a one-session examination, i.e. from now onwards, it will be held on a single day, in a single-shift throughout the country.

  • NBE has introduced negative marking to NEET PG 2018. Check new marking scheme given above.

  • NBE has made it mandatory for candidates (unless with domicile in J&K, Assam and Meghalaya) to have an Aadhaar card.

The result of NEET PG 2018 will be declared by January 31, 2018. The scorecard will be available in the online mode which will consist only the candidate’s name, marks secured and overall merit rank.

 

NEET PG counselling 2018 will be held in the month of March 2018 for providing admissions to MD/MS/Diploma programmes across the country.

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