NEET PG aspirants from JnK will have to submit affidavit: Natboard
New Delhi: Through a recent notice, the National Board of Examinations (NBE) has informed that the candidates who were nominated by the Government of India (under central pool seats) to do MBBS from Medical Colleges in Jammu & Kashmir are required to submit a duly signed affidavit to participate in the NEET PG counselling process.
Without the submission of the said affidavit, the medicos will not be eligible to apply for PG Medical admission on All India 50% Quota seats.
At present, the UT of Jammu and Kashmir is not participating in the All India Quota Counselling. However, confirmation for the academic year 2021-22 is awaited.
Subject to the confirmation of the existing scheme regarding admission to NEET-PG courses in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir, candidates who have studied/passed MBBS from Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible for All India 50% Quota seats, stated the NBE.
The candidates who were nominated by the Government of India (under central pool seats) to do MBBS from Medical Colleges in Jammu & Kashmir, shall only be eligible to apply for admission on All India 50% Quota seats. Such candidates must submit a duly signed affidavit declaring that he/she was nominated by the Government of India (under central pool seats) to do MBBS from Medical Colleges in Jammu & Kashmir, the notification added.
Candidates must submit a duly signed affidavit to the following address along with the print out of the acknowledgement of submission of online application for NEET-PG 2021 latest by 10th September 2021.
Executive Director & CEO
National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences
Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar,
Mahatma Gandhi Marg,
New Delhi- 110 029
A scanned copy of the duly signed affidavit also needs to be furnished through email at firstname.lastname@example.org
To view the official notice, click on the following link:
The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences was established in 1975 with the prime objective of improving the quality of the Medical Education by elevating the level and establishing standards of post graduate examinations in modern medicine on an all India basis. There are more than 149 recognized Medical Colleges in the country. In addition to Postgraduate teaching institutions under MCI, there are 450 accredited institutions imparting training in various Broad and Super specialities for the award of postgraduate qualification in Broad and super specialities. The Board at present conducts postgraduate and postdoctoral examinations in 54 disciplines approved by the Board for the award of Diplomate of National Board. The Medical Council of India has laid down standards for post graduate examinations conducted by various medical colleges and affiliated to concerned universities and other institutions, yet the levels of proficiency and standards of evaluation vary considerably in these institutions. The setting up of a National Body to conduct post graduate medical examination was intended to provide a common standard and mechanism of evaluation of minimum level of attainment of the objective for which post graduate courses were started in medical institutions. Moreover, intra country and international comparison is facilitated with the availability of commonly accepted evaluation mechanism.
For more details, log on to the official website of NBE: