About FMGE 2020
National Board of Examinations (NBE), will conduct Foreign Medical Graduates Examination - FMGE exam for June session on August 31, 2020. NBE has announced FMGE June 2020 session through an official notification. In a recent notice, NBE has released FMGE 2020 bulletin and important dates. As per the dates of FMGE 2020 June session, the application form is available from July 8 to 22. Aspirants fulfilling the eligibility criteria can fill the FMGE application form 2020 for the June session. After completion of successfully submitting the application form, applicants will be able to download the FMGE admit card in online mode using required credentials. FMGE exam is conducted biannually in the month of June and December for Indian and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) to obtain the provisional or permanent registration certificate issued by the Medical Council of India (MCI) or State Medical Council (SMC).
FMGE 2020 June session exam is divided into two parts - Part A and B. Each part had 150 multiple choice questions which had to be completed in 150 minutes only. As per the official exam pattern of FMGE 2020, one mark was awarded for every correct answer, while there is no negative marking and zero marks for every unanswered question.
The FMGE result 2020 for the June session will be announced in PDF format after successful completion of computer based examination. The FMGE 2020 results include the mentioning of roll numbers, scores obtained (out of 300) and qualifying status of candidates. In order to be included in FMGE result 2020, candidates have to obtain at least 150 marks out of 300. Candidates who will qualify the test will be able to check the schedule for distribution of registration certificate by logging in using their roll number and date of birth. The authorities have released the FMGE 2019 result of 78 withheld candidates on March 18, 2020.
FMGE 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Foreign Medical Graduates Examination|
|Short Exam Name||FMGE|
|Conducting Body||National Board of Examinations (NBE)|
|Frequency of Conduct||2 times a year|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||6490 Rs [Online]|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Exam Duration||5 Hours|
FMGE 2020 - NBE to conduct FMGE exam June session on August 31...
NBE has released the FMGE 2020 application for June session fo...
FMGE 2020 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
08 Jul, 2020 - 22 Jul, 2020
Application | Mode: Online Ongoing
23 Jul, 2020 - 25 Jul, 2020
Application Correction | Mode: Online
10 Aug, 2020 - 12 Aug, 2020
Application Correction - edit window for photograph, signature, left-hand thumb impression | Mode: Online
24 Aug, 2020
Admit Card | Mode: Online
31 Aug, 2020
Exam | Mode: Online
20 Sep, 2020 (Tentative)
Result | Mode: Online
The Foreign Medical Graduates (FMGs) are required to fulfill the following eligibility criteria of FMGE 2020 in order to be able to appear in the examination. Candidates can check the FMGE 2020 eligibility criteria listed below:
- The candidates applying to FMGE must be either an Indian national or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI).
- The candidates should obtain the necessary primary medical qualification and must obtain their MBBS degree before the ascertained period for a particular session. The MBBS degree of the FMGs must be awarded by institutions included in the World Directory of Medical Schools as listed by World Health Organization (WHO) or an institution duly attested by the India embassy concerned for the candidates to be recognized as medical practitioners in India.
- All the FMGs are required to provide documents in support of the primary medical education from the foreign medical institution concerned.
- Candidates with a postgraduate medical degree obtained in the countries of Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, New Zealand and the United States of America need not appear in FMGE 2019 screening test as they can directly register with MCI/SMC.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card
The FMGE application form 2020 of June session has been released on July 8 by NBE. Separate FMGE application forms for the different sessions in June and December will be made available by the conducting authority. The application form of FMGE 2020 for June session has been provided in the online mode only. Candidates can check the procedure to fill out the FMGE 2020 application form mentioned below.
- Candidates need to click on the registration link of FMGE 2020 which has been made available by NBE in order to register for the exam.
- In the next step, all the necessary details pertaining to the application form of FMGE 2020 must be filled out by the candidates.
- All the information provided in the FMGE 2020 application form must be correct, so candidates must thoroughly check the details before clicking on the 'Submit' button.
- The fee for application form of FMGE 2020 will be paid in the next step via Credit or Debit Card or net Banking only.
- The candidates were required to check the confirmation box in order to ensure successful submission of FMGE application form 2020. Candidates successfully completing the application process of FMGE 2020 will receive a confirmation letter sent by NBE on their registered email IDs.
|General, OBC, ST, SC||PWD||Online||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 6490|
|General, OBC, ST, SC||Online||Male, Transgender, Female||₹ 6490|
FMGE 2020 Syllabus
Elements of anatomy
Histology organs and systems
Body fluids - blood
Nerve and muscle
Skin and body temperature
Central nervous systems
Cell and sub-cellular structures
Hydrogen ion concentration acid, bases, buffers, henderson-hasselbalch equation
Isotopes and their application
Amino acids, peptides and proteins
Digestion and absorption from gi tract
Protein and amino acid metabolism
Purine and primidine metabolism
Biochemical genetics and protein biosynthesis
Nutrition and energy metabolism
Inflammation and repair
Growth disturbances and neoplasia
Nutritional and other disorders
Pathology of kidney and urinary tract
Lymphoreticular system / spleen
Reproductive system (male & female)
Diseases of the breast
Clinical / applied microbiology
Autonomic nervous system
Drugs affecting blood and blood formation
Autocoids and related drugs
Central nervous system
Drugs in anaesthetic practice
Clinical pharmacology and rational drug use
Courts of india
Medical certifications & medico-legal reports including dying declaration
Changes after death
Inquest by police, magistrate and coroner
Examination of mutilated human remains
Mechanical injuries and wounds
Examination of an injury case
Injuries due to physical agents & their medico legal importance
Death due to malnutrition, neglect battered babies
Virginity, sexual offences, sexual perversions
Pregnancy and delivery
Hemorrhage and shock
Fluid, electrolyte and acid balance, nutrition
Skin tumours, burns, skin grafting
Lymphatic and lymph nodes
Specific and non-specific injections
Tumors, cysts, ulcers and sinuses and fistulae
Infections of hand and foot
Diseases of muscle, tendons, bursae and fascia
Umbilical granuloma, fistula, adenoma
Face, teeth, gums, mouth, tongue, salivary glands, neck
Thyroid glands, thyroglossal tract and endocrines
Kidneys and ureters
Penis, testis and scrotum
Vasectomy and recanalisation
Oesophagus, stomach and duodenum
Spleen, liver, gall bladder and bile ducts
Intestines, intestinal obstruction
Rectum and anal canal
Anatomy of upper airway
Physiology of respiration O2/CO2 transport. Methods of oxygen therapy.
Anaesthetic agents, stages of anaesthesia
Principles and mechanism of administration of general anaesthetics, Balanced anaesthesia
Ippv, endotracheal intubations
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation basic, use of simple ventilators
ICU, role of anaesthesiologist in icu
Blood transfusion and fluid electoral balance
Sites of respiratory obstruction and management of airway in an Unconscious patient
Role of anaesthesiologist in acute and chronic relief
Traumatology injuries of bones and joints linjuries of lower extremity
Traumatology Injuries of the spine lvascular injuries
Bone and joint tuberculosis
Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Obstetrics & gynaecology
Central nervous system
Principles of radiotherapy
Principles of chemotherapy
Prevention and early diagnosis of cancer
Principles of nuclear medicine
Common radiation reactions and management
Radiotherapy and chemotherapy in commonly seen cancers
Radio-isotopes in diagnosis and therapy
Growth & development
Central nervous system
Clinical methods in the practice of medicine
Common symptoms of disease
Nutrition/exposure to physical & chemical agents
Nephrology & urinary system connected to tissue disorders
Tuberculosis and respiratory diseases
History aspects and diagnosis & treatment of mental illness
Conduction of mental status examination
Different psychoses clinical features, diagnosis and management of : Schizophrenia, Mania and depression,Anxiety disorders and hysteria, Dementia, Alcoholism, Drug abuse,Psychiatric emergencies
Clinical features, diagnosis and management of psychiatric disorders of: Childhood and adolescence, Personality disorder
Dermatology and sexually transmitted diseases
Diseases caused by nutritional and environmental factors
Melanocytes, pigment metabolism and other disorders of pigmentation
Dermatitis and eczema
Alopecia and hirsutism
Structure and functions of sebaceous glands and disease
Basic sciences – anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, pathology, elementary Optics, diseases of the eye
Diseases of the ear
Diseases of nose and para nasal sinuses
Diseases of nasopharynx
Diseases of trachea
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Anatomy of the female reproductive tract
Physiology of conception
Development of foetus and placenta
Diagnosis of pregnancy
Maternal changes in pregnancy
Care of new born
Medical termination of pregnancy
Post caesarian pregnancy
Pharmaco therapeutics in obstetrics
Maternal morbidity and morality
Medico legal aspects
Endometriosis and allied states
Genital injuries and fistulae
Radiotherapy in gynaecology
Chemotherapy in gynaecology
Diseases of breast
Evaluation of public health and concepts of health
Environment and health
Nutrition and dietetics
Medical sociology and community mental health
Fundamentals of biostatistics
Epidemiology of specific diseases
Communicable and non-communicable diseases
Reproductive and child health
Health system in india
Health planning and management including disaster management
The FMGE exam pattern 2020 can be checked by the aspirants below.
|Exam date||August 31, 2020|
|Medium of Examination||English|
|Number of Papers||2|
|Parts of paper||Part A and B|
|Type of Questions||Multiple Choice Questions|
|Number of Questions||300 (150 per paper)|
|Duration of Exam||2 hours and 30 minutes per paper (150 minutes)|
|Marking Scheme||Correct Answer: + 1 mark, Incorrect Answer: No negative marks, Unanswered Question: 0 marks|
NBE will release the FMGE mock test 2020 on August 17 for aspirants who wished to appear in the examination. The Foreign Medical Graduates (FMGs) who filled the application form were eligible to take up the FMGE 2020 mock test. Aspirants taking up the mock test of FMGE 2020 will be able to get acquainted with the test layout, and how to navigate the online examination. Candidates were required to enter their login ID and password in order to be able to take the FMGE mock test 2020. The practice test of FMGE 2020 comprises a tutorial section and a section with sample questions. The sample test papers in the FMGE mock test are, however, not indicative of the actual difficulty level of the questions to be asked in the examination. It is important that candidates take up the FMGE mock test 2020 before the actual exam in order to familiarize themselves with various aspects crucial to the entrance examination.
Candidates registering for FMGE will be issued the FMGE admit card 2020 in online mode. The link to download FMGE 2020 admit card will be made available on the official website of the authority. Candidates will required to download the admit card of FMGE 2020 June session by entering their login credentials - User ID and Password. Candidates should also paste a recent passport-sized photograph of the required specification on the FMGE 2020 hall ticket after downloading it. It is mandatory that candidates carry the admit card of FMGE 2020 and a valid photo identity proof along with them to the exam centre.
FMGE 2020 Exam Centers
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
Documents Required at Exam
- FMGE 2020 admit card (with a recent passport sized photograph pasted on it)
- A valid photo identity proof (PAN/Aadhar/Voter ID/Passport/Driving License)
The FMGE result 2020 will be declared by the National Board of Examinations (NBE). The mode of the declaration of FMGE 2020 result is online. The result of FMGE 2020 for June session will be released in a PDF format containing the names of all the candidates who appeared in the exam. The roll numbers and qualifying status of each candidate along with the marks that they obtain is indicated in the FMGE result. Candidates need to download and save a copy of the result of FMGE 2020 for future reference. The authority will issue the pass certificate for the candidates who have qualified the FMGE 2020 June session. The candidates who have qualified the screening test will be able to download the individual scorecard from the official website. The certificate will be issued only to the candidates who will be present in-person on the stipulated time and date from the office of NBE. Thre result of 78 withheld candidates for FMGE 2019 has been released on March 18, 2020.
FMGE 2020 Cutoff
The minimum qualifying marks that the candidates appearing in FMGE are required to obtain will be the FMGE cutoff 2020. Candidates failing to meet the FMGE 2020 cutoff will be rendered disqualified and will not be able to register with the State Medical Council or Medical Council of India. The total score of FMGE is 300 (two papers of 150 marks each). NBE has set the cutoff of FMGE 2020 at 50%, i.e. a candidate will be required to obtain at least 150 out of 300 marks (in the two papers combined) so as to qualify the exam.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: When and in which mode FMGE 2020 exam will be held?
NBE will conduct FMGE June session on August 31, 2020, in computer based mode.
Question: What is the frequency of conduct of the examination?
FMGE is conducted twice a year, i.e., in June and December.
Question: What corrections can be made in FMGE application form 2020 after the edit window facility opens?
Candidates can re-upload their thumb impression, signature and photograph during edit window facility (in case corrections required).
Question: What is the application fee of FMGE 2020?
Candidates have to pay 5500 INR as application fee while registering for FMGE 2020.
Question: In how many cities FMGE 2020 held?
The FMGE 2020 examination will be held in 42 cities.
Question: In which all languages the authorities conduct the exam?
The authorities conduct the exam in English language only.
Questions related to FMGE
what is the size of scans of photo thumb impression and signature used in fmge form?
The dimensions should be of
The size should be up to 80kb
When will the registration starts?
National Board of Examinations (NBE), is the authority to conduct the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination, commonly known as FMGE. The exam will be held on August 31, 2020, in computer based mode. The release of application form is not yet notified please click the below link to know more.
Is June 2021 is the last FMGE exam?
FMGE stands for Foreign Medical Graduate Examination and it is conducted by National Board of Examination (NBE) twice a year. There are some rumors spreading across different social media platforms delivering that in 2021 last FMGE exam is going to be conducted bit there is no any chances for its termination and even there is no any official announcement made by authorities regarding this.
So if you want to appear in FMGE 2021 than start preparing for it and don't believe on such rumors until it is clarified by the authorities.
For more details about FMGE you should refer to the link given below :-
I hope this information helps you.
When is FMGE june 2020 going to be held?According to notice from NBE, exam will be held by August/September if so by now the application form should have been out. Theres no information regarding FMGE exam, we feel left out.
When to apply for FMGE exam 2020
fmge exams stands for foreign medical graduate examinations, the exam generally held two times a year i.e june and december, candidates who have indian citizenship and studies mbbs course from abroad medical colleges appears in this exam to get the mbbs license to practice in india. it is a licensure examination conducted by the National Board of Examinations in India. however due to covid 19 pandemic exam has delayed and no notifications available. follow the official site to get latest updates.