About NEET MDS 2020

To pursue the Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) courses in India, one must qualify the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for MDS (NEET MDS) exam. National Board of Examinations (NBE), has extended the last date of correction window facility for NEET MDS application form 2020 till November 11. The facility to edit the application form of NEET MDS 2020 was earlier open from November 4 to 9, 2019. Online registration for NEET MDS 2020 concluded on October 31, 2019. The exam will be conducted on December 20, 2019, in computer-based mode. NEET MDS 2020 exam grants admission to around 1326 Masters of Dental Surgery (MDS) seats under 50% All India Quota (AIQ), 50% state quota, seats offered by deemed/central universities and ESIC. From all the government dental colleges, 50% seats will be reserved for AIQ candidates, while the remaining 85% seats will be available for state quota seats. NBE conducts the NEET MDS exam annually every year as a single-window entrance exam.

The successfully registered candidates can download the admit card of NEET MDS 2020 which must be carried at the exam centre along with the passport size photograph and valid ID proof. NEET MDS is a computer-based test containing 240 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The online exam will be conducted for three hours from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. For every correct response, four marks will be awarded, while one mark will be deducted for each wrong attempt and no marks will be given for an unanswered question.

The test-takers will be able to download the result of NEET MDS in online mode which is scheduled to be released on January 20, 2020. Candidates who will secure the NEET MDS cutoff percentile as prescribed by NBE will be considered eligible for the counselling process. The counselling for NEET MDS admissions under 50% AIQ, deemed/central universities and ESIC colleges will be done by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on behalf of Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). While the seat allotment for 85% state quota seats and private dental institutions will be done by respective state counselling authorities on the basis of NEET MDS rank and marks. MCC conducts two round of counselling for AIQ seat allotment process, while a mop-up round will be organised for deemed, central and ESIC colleges.

The respective state authorities will conduct seat allotment process either in online or offline, as per their rules. Every candidate should fulfil the domicile criteria as mentioned in the state NEET MDS admission prospectus. The counselling committees will conduct three rounds including the mop-up round. 

Exam level: National Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Duration 3 Hours

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NEET MDS 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

20 Dec, 2019

Exam | Mode: Online

13 Dec, 2019 - 20 Dec, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

20 Jan, 2020

Result | Mode: Online

24 Jan, 2020 - 30 Jan, 2020 (Tentative)

Score Card | Mode: Online

16 Mar, 2020 - 31 Mar, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Round one | Mode: Online

02 Apr, 2020 - 15 Apr, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Round two | Mode: Online

22 Apr, 2020 - 11 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Counselling - Mop-up round | Mode: Online

Past Dates and Events

04 Nov, 2019 - 11 Nov, 2019

Application Correction | Mode: Online

11 Oct, 2019 - 31 Oct, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

11 Oct, 2019

Advertisement | Mode: Online

The NEET MDS 2020 eligibility criteria will be considered for admission to MDS courses. These eligibility criteria are decided by the Dental Council of India (DCI) with the approval of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). The basic requirements to appear for NEET MDS can be checked below:-

· Candidates must hold BDS degree from a recognised institute to fulfil NEET MDS eligibility criteria 2020.

· Provisional/permanent registration with State Dental Council or DCI by March 31, 2020.

· Completion of one year compulsory rotatory internship by March 31 of the academic year that a candidate is seeking admission is mandatory.

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

NBE has extended the last date of the correction window facility of NEET MDS 2020 application form till November 11. The correction window was earlier open till November 4 to 9, 2019. The NEET MDS application process concluded on October 31, 2019.  In order to fill the NEET MDS application form 2020 candidates had follow the five-step process. Before starting to fill the registration form candidates must possess a valid email ID, mobile number, scanned copies of signature and photograph in ‘jpeg’ format. The steps to fill NEET MDS 2020 application form can be checked below-

  • Registration

  • Enter Personal Details

  • Enter Qualification Details

  • Upload Images

  • Payment of Application Fee

  • Print NEET MDS registration form

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General Online Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 3750
OBC, General PWD Online Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 2750
SC, ST Online Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 2750

NEET MDS 2020 Syllabus

Part-A
General anatomy including embryology and histology
General human physiology and biochemistry
Dental anatomy, embryology & oral histology
General pathology and microbiology
General and dental pharmacology and therapeutics
General medicine
General surgery
Part-B
Dental materials
Oral pathology and oral microbiology
Oral medicine and radiology
Pedontics and preventive dentistry
Orthodontics & dent facial orthopedics
Period ontology
Prosthodontics and crown & bridge
Conservative dentistry and endodontics
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Public health dentistry

The NEET MDS 2020 exam will conducted for a duration of three hours from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. National Board of Examination (NBE) has declared the exam date of NEET MDS 2020. The NEET MDS exam is a computer-based test which will be held on December 20, 2019. The exam comprises of 240 multiple choice questions which covers topics from Pre-Clinical, Clinical and Para-ClinicalThe syllabus for NEET MDS is taken from the BDS Course Regulations recommended by the DCI. As per the marking scheme of NEET MDS, candidates will score four marks for each correct answer and one mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. There is no marking for the questions which are not answered by the candidates. The linguistic medium of the NEET MDS exam 2020 will be only English.   

NEET MDS admit card 2020 will be accessible from first week of December 2019. Candidates will be required to submit their User ID and password to download the NEET MDS 2020 hall ticket.  The admit card can only be received in online mode, as the hall tickets will not be sent via any offline mode. After downloading the admit card, candidates must paste their photograph on the document as only then it will be considered by the authorities at the time of the exam. The admit card of NEET MDS 2020 will carry information like roll number, allotted exam city and centre. Candidates must note that the NEET MDS admit card is also a mandatory document for the counselling process, therefore, it must be preserved even after the conduction of the exam. 

NEET MDS 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Gandhinagar
Punjab Amritsar
Mohali
West Bengal Asansol
Kolkata
Karnataka Bengaluru
Mysuru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Indore
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Tiruchirappalli
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Delhi New Delhi
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Warangal (Urban)
Rajasthan Jaipur
Sikar
Udaipur
Jodhpur
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Srinagar
Kerala Kozhikode
Thiruvananthapuram
Kollam
Thrissur
Ernakulam
Kannur
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
Noida
Allahabad
Maharashtra Mumbai
Nagpur
Pune
Navi Mumbai
Bihar Patna
Jharkhand Ranchi
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam
Vijayawada
Vizianagaram
Tripura Agartala
Mizoram Aizawl
Haryana Ambala
Gurugram
Hisar
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur
Solan
Manipur Imphal
Nagaland Kohima
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun
Goa Panaji
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Meghalaya Shillong
Puducherry Puducherry

Documents Required at Exam

  • NEET MDS admit card (photograph of the candidate should be pasted on it)
  • Photo identity proof

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NEET MDS result 2020 will specify the qualifying status of the candidates. The result of NEET MDS 2020 will be announced in the form of PDF on January 20, 2020. The result will contain the score obtained (out of 960), NEET MDS overall rank and roll number of candidates. The scorecard can be downloaded by the qualified aspirants in the third week of January 2020, in PDF format which can be accessed by entering roll no., date of birth and captcha code. The scorecard of NEET MDS 2020 will be valid for the particular academic year in which the candidate has appeared for the exam. 

NEET MDS cutoff 2020 is the minimum qualifying percentile which must be secured by the candidates in order to secure the national-level entrance test. The cutoff for NEET MDS 2020 will be declared along with the result. The marks corresponding to the percentile will be released through an official notification. Candidates can check the previous year (2019) qualifying percentile and marks to be secured to qualify the exam.                                                                                                       

            

Category

        
            

Qualifying   Percentile

        
Cutoff scores 2019 (out of 960)
            

General Category (UR)

        
            

50th            Percentile

        
250
            

OBC/SC/ST (Including PwD candidates of the respective category)

        
            

40th            Percentile

        
215
            

UR-PwD

        
            

45th Percentile

        
232


In case, to fill the remaining vacant seats in the dental colleges of the country, DCI in consultation with health ministry may lower down the cutoff percentile and marks to provide opportunity to other candidates.

Mode of Counselling: Online, Offline

DGHS on behalf MCC will conduct the counselling of NEET MDS 2020 for admission process to 50% All India Quota seats, deemed/central university seats, ESIC and AFMC seats. Jammu and Kashmir does not participate in the central pool quota, therefore, the counselling for seats in government dental colleges is allotted by the state body responsible. The authority will conduct two rounds of seat allotment for AIQ seats, while a mop-up round will be organised for deemed, central and ESIC colleges. In order to participate for NEET MDS 2020 counselling process, aspirants must secure equal to more than the minimum cutoff percentile. The qualifiers can participate for counselling process by registering themselves and providing their preferences of colleges as well as courses. Based on the choice filled, NEET MDS rank, seats availability in the particular college, reservation criteria and other factors, the admission to MDS course will be granted.

While the seat allotment process for 85% state quota and seats in private dental colleges will be conducted by state counselling body as selected by the state government. The respective regulatory bodies will either organise the counselling process in online or offline mode. NEET MDS admissions in the states includes application forms, merit list and seat allotment procedure. However, to apply for state MDS admissions, the qualified candidates must fulfil certain eligibility criteria of domicile, age, nationality and other aspects as laid down by the state counselling authorities.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • NEET MDS 2020 admit card
  • NEET scorecard
  • BDS marksheet (1st, 2nd and 3rd Professional Examination)
  • BDS Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate
  • Internship completion certificate
  • Permanent/Provisional registration certificate issued by DCI/State Dental Council
  • Class 10 Certificate/Date of Birth certificate
  • Identity proof
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Disability Certificate (if applicable)

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Hello sir, i have missed to correct the Neet mds correction form please help me out

Shareef 13th Nov, 2019
Hello,
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Firstly, if you missed something important to change, then your application will be cancelled. If the dates were opened, you had a chance for registering again using new details.
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You should wait for a year, to register and attempt the examination  examination. Here I will help you with  the contact details of NEET MDS, you can contact them with further problem, wait unless the admit cards release, you will get to know whether you have selected or your application is cancelled.
You should be careful with you career. These are very complicated things which decides your life. Even after extension you failed to correct you form
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Email Id= [email protected]
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Correction window for category change is opened for NEET MDS..will it be opened for NEET PG also?? kindly help me

Siddhi Shenoy 12th Nov, 2019

Hi Aspirant,

The correction window for NEET MDS was open from the 4th of November 2019 to the 9th of November 2019. This window was then extended to the 11th of November 2019. Unfortunately, that was yesterday and you have just barely missed it. Also, Category change was one of the criteria eligible for correction.

For NEET PG, it will be opened later in the month of December. Category and DoB are the two editable fields in this year's correction window.

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documents to be submitted for verification of neet mds

Shareef 12th Nov, 2019
Hello,
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Application form will be divided into 3 sections.
  • Personal details
Name (father's & mother's)
Category
Identification details (Aadhar card, driving license, pant card, passport, voter ID)
Photograph
Signature
Thumb print
.
  • Qualification details
Qualify examination
Degree from
University details
Admission dates
Passing date's
Class 10+2 details
.
  • Center selection
Here you will be in need to select  the examination centre in which you want to write examination.
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Documents you need to take with you for applying counseling.
  • NEET admit card
  • NEET score
  • marks sheet of BDS
  • BDS degree certificate
  • Original certificates of council ( can also take provisional certificate if original is not issued)
  • Internship completion certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • identify proof ( what I have mentioned above, carry any of them)
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documents to be submitted for verification of neet mds

Apoorva Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019
Hello dear student,
As you want to know about documents that you need to take with you during document verification in the counselling of Neet MDS so I am writing them down kindly check and aspirants are advised to take the originals and a set of photocopies of all the required documents.

  • NEET MDS result 2020
  • Mark sheets of BDS (1, 2 and 3 professional examinations)
  • NEET MDS 2020 admit card
  • BDS degree certificate or provisional certificate
  • Certificate for completion of internship from the head of the institute stating the candidate has completed the internship on or before March 31, 2020.
  • Permanent or provisional registration certificate issued by Medical Council of India (MCI) or State Medical Council (SMC)
  • High school/Higher Secondary Certificate/Date of birth for birth proof
  • One identification proof - PAN card, Driving License, Voter ID, Passport or Aadhaar Card
  • SC/ST certificate issued by the competent authority in English or Hindi
  • OBC certificate issued by the authority. OBC candidates should not belong to creamy layer
  • Disability certificate issued by the medical board only.
I hope this was helpful to you
thank you and best wishes
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documents to be submitted for verification of neet mds

Mayank Chowdhary 11th Nov, 2019

During document verification , you will have to submit details as mentioned in your admit card or application form.So, I will suggest you to keep a copy of the documents to submit during registering.You will need to take the original copy of the following documents during the verification:

NEET PG Admit Card 2019 issued by National Board of Examinations (NBE).


NEET PG Scorecard 2019 released by NBE.


MBBS 1st, 2nd and 3rd professional examinations mark sheets.


Internship completion certificate stating that the internship was completed by March 31, 2019.


Permanent/Provisional Registration Certificate


Class 10th pass certificate/Birth certificate as a proof of date of birth.


Valid ID proof- PAN Card, Driving License, Voter ID Passport or Aadhar Card.



Caste Certificate, if applicable
Diasability Certificate, if applicable

For any more information regarding the NEET PG counselling you can refer to the following link :

https://medicine.careers360.com/articles/neet-pg-counselling

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