NEET PG 2019 – The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has published the NEET PG 2019 merit list for 50% All India Quota eligible aspirants. The choice filling of counselling of NEET PG 2019 has started from March 19, after 02:00 PM. Earlier, the authority has begun the NEET PG 2019 counselling from March 15. The registered aspirants can log in to fill their choices of colleges as well as courses, as per their preferences. The link to log in for NEET PG 2019 counselling is available on this page. Only candidates included in the NEET PG merit list 2019 are allowed to appear for the counselling process.
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The result of the first round of NEET PG counselling 2019 will be announced on March 27. The registration of second round of NEET PG counselling 2019 is scheduled to begin from April 5 until April 9. A mop-up round will also be conducted for central, Deemed universities and ESIC only which is scheduled to be conducted on May 13 to May 16, 2019. Aspirants who have qualified NEET PG can participate for online counselling. The counselling of NEET PG 2019 will be conducted by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) for 50% All India Quota seats, while the remaining 50% state quota seats will be filled by respective state counselling authorities, respectively The details of the counselling schedule have been provided in the article below.
Earlier the authority had issued the NEET PG 2019 scorecard on February 6. The link to download the scorecard has been provided on this page. NBE had conducted NEET PG 2019 on January 6, 2019. The authority has earlier, declared the NEET PG result 2019 on January 31. Along with the result the NEET PG cut off has been released. The result is available in the form of PDF file mentioning the roll number, scored obtained (out of 1200) and rank of every candidate. The authority on February 1, 2019, released the NEET PG result 2019 statistics mentioning the total, state-wise and category-wise number of appeared and qualified aspirants. NEET PG exam was re-conducted for the candidates belonging from Jammu and Kashmir on January 17, 2019.
The answer key of NEET PG 2019 was not available, as the exam was held in online mode. It was mandatory to carry the admit card at the allotted exam centre along with the valid ID proof and SMC/MCI registration. NEET PG 2019 exam comprised of 300 objective type questions and only three hours thirty minutes were allotted to complete the exam. Medical graduates looking for admission to Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (DM) courses in the medical colleges of the country except for a few have appeared for NEET PG 2019.
The entrance examination of NEET PG is held once a year in the month of January as a computer-based test. Candidates qualifying in the exam of NEET PG 2019 by securing the required cutoff percentile will be eligible for further counselling processes. For all the information related to NEET PG 2019 including eligibility criteria, exam pattern, important dates, admit card, result, cutoff, and counselling, candidates can check the article below.
NEET PG 2019 – Overview
Examination: National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post Graduation
Common called: NEET PG
Exam Level: National
Exam Category: Post Graduate
Exam Conducting Body: National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Medical Institutions Not Included Under NEET PG 2019
Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Trivandrum
What's New in NEET PG 2019?
- The shift timings had been changed this year. NEET PG exam was conducted from 03:30 PM to 07:00 PM.
- The question asked in NEET PG 2019 exam were divided into 3 parts - Part A, Part B and Part C comprising of 50, 100 and 150 questions, respectively.
- NBE added 19 news NEET PG exam cities this year, making a total of 148 testing cities. Last year, the exam was held in 129 cities.
- The tie-breaking method to determine NEET PG merit list 2019 has been changed.
Important Dates of NEET PG 2019
Candidates appearing for NEET PG 2019 must keep track of the important dates related to the exam.
Information Brochure of NEET PG
November 2, 2018
Application form releases
November 2, 2018
Application form ends
November 22, 2018, up to 11.55 PM
|Availability of correction window||December 26, 2018|
|Demo Test||December 15, 2018|
NEET PG 2019 Admit Card
December 30, 2018
NEET PG 2019 Exam
January 6, 2019
NEET PG 2019 Result
January 31, 2019 (Declared)
NEET PG 2019 Rank Card
February 6 2019 (Issued)
NEET PG 2019 Merit List
March 6 2019
NEET PG AIQ 50% Merit List
March 6 2019
NEET PG 2019 Counselling (STARTED)
March 15, 2019, onwards.
NBE has released the NEET PG 2019 merit list online for 50% All India Quota seats. The individual scorecards will be made available by March 10, 2019 which the candidates can download from the official website of NBE. The merit list of NEET PG 2019 has been released separately from the rank cards of the candidates. The score and individual rank of the candidates will be mentioned in the NEET PG merit list 2019. The NBE will prepare the NEET PG 2019 merit list is based on the candidates' score in the entrance examination.
NEET PG merit list for 50% All India Quota seats has been released! Click here to download
The counselling of NEET PG 2019 has started in the online mode by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The registration for the first round of NEET PG Counselling 2019 has started from March 15 to March 25. The registration for the second round of counselling will be conducted from April 5 to April 9, 2019. The NEET PG counselling 2019 for All India Quota seats will be held in two rounds – first and second. A mop-up round will also be conducted for central, Deemed universities and ESIC only. Candidates are required to participate in the online NEET PG 2019 counselling and fill in their choices of institutions in the order of their preferences). The choice locking for the first round will be March 19 to March 24 up to 5:00 PM. The allotment of seats in various institutions will be based on the candidates’ merit rank and the opted preference. The result of each round of NEET PG counselling 2019 will be declared on the official website of MCC.
The result of NEET PG 2019 has been declared by the NBE on January 31 in the online mode. The result has been put on the official website in the PDF format containing the roll number, score obtained (out of 1200) and NEET PG rank of the candidates. The scorecard for NEET PG 2019 has also been made available for the candidates on the official website on February 6. Candidates can download the scorecard using the link given in the article above. The scorecard has been released for the candidates who have qualified for the 50% All India Quota seats. As per the official notice, scorecards will not be sent to the candidates individually. All the candidates who will qualify according to the NEET PG 2019 results will be eligible for the further processes of admission.
The cutoff of NEET PG 2019 has been declared by the NBE. The NEET PG 2019 cutoff score depends on various factors like difficulty level of the exam, number of applicants and availability of seats among others. Only the candidates who will qualify according to NEET PG cutoff 2019 will be included in the merit list released by NBE. The cutoff NEET PG 2019 for the various categories has been given below.
|Cut off score |
(out of 1200)
General-Persons with Disability (PwD)
NEET PG Statistics 2019
NBE has released the statistics of NEET PG 2019 mentioning the number of candidates who appeared and qualified the PG entrance test. A total of 1,48,713 aspirants took the PG entrance test, of which only 1,43,148 candidates qualified. Also check the region-wise NEET PG statistics 2019 in the table below.
NEET PG Statistics
Check the category-wise total number candidates who were mentioned in NEET PG 2019 result which is as mentioned in the table below.
NEET PG Category-wise statistics
NEET PG Toppers 2019
After the declaration of NEET PG result 2019 on January 31, the following candidates have emerged as toppers. The list of toppers along with their score and rank has been given below.
|S.No.||Name||Score (out 1200)||All India Rank|
|1.||Ashraf M Kesarani||1,006||1|
|5||Rajat R Garuda||979||5|
NEET PG Application Form 2019 Correction Window
Due to queries regarding the correction in the NEET PG application form, the authority had released the correction window for registered aspirants from December 24 to 26, 2018. Candidates can check the fields which can and cannot be edited.
Fields which can be edited:
- Date of birth
Fields which cannot be edited:
- Name of candidate
- Mobile number
- Email ID
- Testing city
NBE had released the NEET PG admit card 2019 on December 30, 2018. Candidates who have successfully completed the process of registration for NEET PG 2019 were allowed to download the NEET PG 2019 admit card. The link to download the admit card of NEET PG 2019 was made available above on this page. The authority had intimated the registered aspirants by sending an email and SMS on the registered Email address and mobile number. The admit card of NEET PG 2019 mentioned the candidates’ personal details, date, and timings of the exam and examination centre details. The printout of NEET PG 2019 hall ticket must be carried at the exam centre along with the photo ID proof.
Candidates need to ensure that they fulfil the NEET PG 2019 eligibility criteria before they fill in the application form for the same.
Candidates are required to possess a recognized MBBS degree.
Candidates must possess a provisional/permanent registration certificate issued by the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council.
Candidates must complete their compulsory one-year rotatory internship by March 31, 2019 according to the eligibility criteria of NEET PG 2019.
Candidates completing their MBBS from the Jammu and Kashmir will be eligible for admission to the 50% All India Quota seats only if they have been nominees of the Government of India for the Central Pool Quota seats.
Candidates are required to possess an Aadhar card according to NEET PG 2019 eligibility criteria.
The application form of NEET PG 2019 was released on November 2, 2018, at 6 PM. Eligible candidates need to submit the application form by November 22, 2018, up to 11.55 PM in order to appear for the exam. The mode of release and submission of NEET PG application form 2019 was online only. Candidates need to mandatorily possess Aadhar card in order to be able to fill in the application form of NEET PG 2019. The fee for NEET PG 2019 application form has been mentioned below.
NEET PG Application Fee
The exam pattern of NEET PG 2019 has been discussed in detail below.
3 hours and 30 minutes
Type of Questions
Number of Questions
300 with four alternative responses for each
+4 for every correct answer, -1 for every incorrect answer,
0 marks for unanswered questions
Based on MBBS curriculum including pre clinical, clinical, para clinical subjects.
NEET PG Syllabus 2019
The NBE prepares the syllabus of NEET PG 2019 will comprise entirely of the subjects studied in the MBBS and BDS curriculum. The NEET PG 2019 syllabus comprises of all three subjects of Pre-clinical, para-clinical and clinical. The approximate weightage and the number of questions from each of the topics have been described in detail below.
NEET PG 2019 – Subject-wise Weightage of Questions
Subject-wise weightage of questions
Social and Preventive Medicine
General Medicine Including Dermatology & Venerology & Psychiatry
General Surgery Including Orthopedics, Anaesthesia and Radiodiagnosis
Obstetrics and Gynecology