DNB PDCET, NEET SS, FET, FMGE December 2021, FEE, FDGE, NEET MDS exams: NBE releases Tentative dates
New Delhi: The National Board of Examination in Medical Sciences, NBE, NBEMS has released the tentative schedule of its forthcoming examinations including DNB PDCET 2021, NEET SS, FET, FMGE December 2021, FEE, FDGE, DNB and DrNB practical and theory exams as well as the NEET MDS exam for next year.
All the concerned candidates vying to appear for the said examinations are advised to take note of the following tentative exam dates as released by the NBE on its official website. NBEMS shall be conducting the following examinations as per the calendar mentioned below, until any further updates:
DNB PDCET 2021- 19th September 2021
DNB-PDCET 2021 is the ranking examination for admission to various Post Diploma DNB courses of 2021 admission session. DNB-PDCET 2021 will be conducted by National Board of Examinations on a computer based platform. Verification of documents of the candidates shall be undertaken at the time of counseling/admission process.
NEET-SS 2021: 13th and 14th November 2021
NEET SS or the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (Super Speciality Courses) is conducted by the National Board of Education for admission to various DM/ MCh courses. According to the Indian Medical Council Act, 2016, no other entrance test is valid for admission to DM/ MCh courses.
FMGE December 2021 session: 12th December 2021
Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) is a screening test for medical graduates to get the registration certificate from the National Medical Commission (NMC) or State Medical Council (SMC). Only the Indian nationals and Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) can appear for FMGE 2021 December session.
FET 2021: 20th November 2021
Fellowship Entrance Test, FET 2020 - a qualifying-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single entrance examination for admission to various Fellowship (FNB) courses of Natboard.
Foreign Dental Screening Test 2021: 12th December 2021
National Board of Examinations, an autonomous organization of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India, shall be conducting Foreign Dental Graduate Examination (FDGE) 2021 for Indian Citizens/OCI possessing primary dental qualifications awarded by dental institutions outside India.
Fellowship Exit Examination 2021: Feb/March 2022
FEE 2021 is the Exit Examination for award of FNB (Fellow of National Board ) Qualifications in various subspecialties.
NEET-MDS 2022: 19th December 2021
NEET MDS is an entrance exam conducted by NBE for providing admissions to all the postgraduate dental courses offered by the institutions in India.
NEET PG 2021: 11th September 2021
The NBE had recently clarified the conduct of the exam. NEET-PG 2021 has been rescheduled to be held on 11th September 2021. The examination shall be conducted in the morning session, from 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM. A total of 175063 applications had been registered for NEET-PG 2021.
DNB/DrNB Final Practical Examinations – December 2020 Session: July/August 2021
DNB/DrNB Final Theory Examinations – June 2021 Session: 24th, 25th, 26th, and 27th August 2021
DNB/DrNB Final Practical Examinations – June 2021 Session: November/December 2021
DNB/DrNB Final Theory Examinations – December 2021 Session: 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th December 2021
These are Exit Examination for the award of DNB Broad & Super Specialty Qualifications. They were postponed earlier in view of COVID pandemic situation.
Tentative Schedule of Forthcoming NBEMS Examinations:
Name of Examination
Date of Examination (Tentative)
DNB/DrNB Final Practical Examinations – December 2020 Session
DNB/DrNB Final Theory Examinations – June 2021 Session
24th, 25th, 26th, and 27th August 2021
11th September 2021
19th September 2021
NBEMS Recruitment Test
20th September 2021
DNB/DrNB Final Practical Examinations – June 2021 Session
13th and 14th November 2021
20th November 2021
FMGE December 2021 session
12th December 2021
Foreign Dental Screening Test 2021
12th December 2021
DNB/DrNB Final Theory Examinations – December 2021 Session
16th, 17th, 18th and 19th December 2021
19th December 2021
Fellowship Exit Examination 2021
The candidates are advised to check the exact dates of examinations from the Information Bulletins/ NBEMS website as the above dates are purely tentative and subject to approvals & confirmations.
Please refer to NBEMS website www.natboard.edu.in and https://nbe.edu.in for Information Bulletins, Application Forms and other details of these examinations as and when notified.
For any query/clarification/assistance, please write to NBEMS at its Communication Web Portal: https://exam.natboard.edu.in/communication.php?page=main
To view the official NBE notice click on the following link: