NEET PG 2022 Exam Date Out: The National Eligibility Entrance Test, Postgraduate (or NEET (PG)) is a qualifying and ranking examination in India, for students who wish to study various postgraduate Doctor of Medicine (MD), Master of Surgery (MS) and diploma courses, in government or private medical colleges in the country. NEET PG Exam is conducted annually by NBE (National Board of Examination) for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma courses. The counselling and seat allotment is conducted by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

Latest Update: NEET PG 2022 Exam has been rescheduled fro 21st May 2022 (9:00 am to 12:30 pm) for which NEET PG Admit Card will be available from 16th May 2022 onwards.

NEET PG 2022 Exam 

The NEET PG 2022 Exam Date for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Postgraduate (NEET-PG) 2021 has been released by the National Board of Examination (NBE). NBE has released a broucher on 15th January 2022, announcing that the NEET PG 2021 is scheduled for 21st May 2022 in the morning session (9:00 am to 12:30 pm). Click on the below link to read the complete information broucher released by National Board of Examination for NEET PG 2022 Exam. 

NEET 2022 Information Broucher- Click Here

NEET PG 2022 Notification

The Official Notification for NEET PG 2022 has already been released on 15th January 2022. The specifications for NEET PG 2022 are detailed in a tabular form below:

Purpose of ExaminationQualifying cum Ranking Examination for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma courses
Language of the examEnglish Only
Pattern of examinationMCQ based with a single correct response
Time Allocated3 Hrs. 30 minutes
Candidates Registered175063 (last year)
NEET PG total seats
  1. 19,953 MD
  2. 10,821 MS
  3. 1979 PG Diploma
  4. 1338 DNB CET
Total number of colleges in NEET PG
  1. 6,102 (MS/MD/PG Diploma)
  2. 649 Hospitals (DNB)
No. of items (questions)200 (Earlier 300)
Total Marks allocated800 (Earlier 1200)
Negative markingYes, 1 mark will be deducted for incorrect response 4 marks will be awarded for correct response.
Contact Details

Helpline number-022-61087595


NEET PG Exam Date 2022

NBE conducts NEET UG & NEET PG Exam every year for medical students. Here are the Tentative Dates regarding NEET PG 2022 from the release of notification till the exam date and NEET PG 2022 results. These NEET PG 2022 Exam Dates are liable to alteration due to Covid conditions as these are expected dates for NEET PG 2022.

Information brochure release date15th January 2022
Application form available15th January 2022 (3 pm onwards)
Last date to fill the application form25th March 2022
Correction window29th March 2022 to 07th April 2022
Final edit window to rectify incorrect images26th April 2022 to 30th April 2022
Release of NEET PG Admit card16th May 2022
NEET PG 2022 Exam date21st May 2022
NEET PG 2022 ResultTo be announced
Online registration for the first round of counsellingTo be announced

NEET UG 2022 Notification Out- Click to Check

NEET PG 2022 Online Application Form

NEET PG 2022 application process involves steps such as registration, filling up details in application form, paying exam fee, and uploading documents. The candidates who have been preparing for NEET PG Exam had submitted their online application form before 25th March 2022. The direct link to redirect to the application form is available below. 

NEET PG 2022 Application Form- Click to Apply

Steps to Fill NEET PG 2022 Application Form

Application forms CANNOT be submitted offline / printed copy by post. Submission of the application form for appearing in the NEET-PG 2020 is to be undertaken online at the website The following sequence shall be observed while filing the online application form:

Step 1:  Fill the user registration form to generate User ID/Application ID and password.

Step 2:  User ID and Password will be sent through SMS and Email.

Step 3:  Complete the application form and upload your Photograph, Scannedsignature, Thumb impression & Prescribed documents.

Step 4:   Choose your Test City and pay the Examination Fee.

Step 5:   Agree to the declaration and submit the Application.

Step 6:   Take a printout of the filled Application form with Transaction printed on it for records.

NEET PG 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification - Candidates are required to possess an MBBS degree or Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate recognised by the Indian Medical Council Act 1956

Certificate of Registration - Candidates must have MBBS qualification registration (permanent/provisional). This registration is supposed to be issued by MCI or State Medical Council (SMC) or Medical Council of India (MCI)

Internship - As per the eligibility criteria of NEET PG candidate must complete their one-year internship on or before June 30, 2022

NEET PG 2022 Application Fee

CategoryFee Amount GST @18%Total Amount Payable
General and OBCRs. 4250/-Rs. 765/-Rs. 5015/-
SC, ST and PWDRs. 3250/-Rs. 585/-Rs. 3835/-

Fees shall neither be refunded nor carried forward if the application for NEET PG 2022 is rejected/candidature is found to be ineligible or candidate is unable to appear in the examination.

NEET PG 2022 Edit/ Correction Window

Candidates who have successfully submitted their application during the Application Submission window shall only be allowed to edit their applications from 08th to 11th February 2022. No new application can be registered during the edit window. All editable fields in the application form shall be open for the candidate to make any corrections if so required. Details of the field which cannot be edited are mentioned below.

Information entered in the application form can be changed during the “Edit Window”.However, the following fields in the application form shall remain non-editable:

• Name of the Candidate

• Email ID

• Nationality

• Test City

If a candidate updates his/her category or PWD status during the edit window which requires him/her to make any payment of the difference in Examination Fee to the National Board of Examination the difference of examination fee needs to be deposited through demand draft drawn in favour of National Board of Examinations, payable at New Delhi before the date of issuance of admit cards.

No editing in the information provided shall be permissible in the application form, once the edit window is over.

NEET PG 2022 Exam Pattern

As per the NEET PG 2022 exam pattern, there will be 200 objective questions in the test. Earlier, a total of 300 questions were asked in the NEET PG exam. The duration of NEET PG 2022 is 3 hours and 30 minutes. As per the NEET PG exam pattern, the test will be conducted in a computer-based mode. The NEET PG 2022 has been postponed. The NEET PG exam will be conducted in the English language only.

Time Allocated3 Hrs. 30 min.
No. of items (questions)200 (Earlier 300)
Total Marks allocated800 (Earlier 1200)
Negative markingYes, 1 mark will be deducted for incorrect response 4 marks will be awarded for correct response.
Language of NEET PG 2021English only

NEET PG 2022 Marking Scheme

Understand the NEET PG 2022 Marking Scheme. Given below is the marking scheme for NEET PG 2022. There will be negative marking, 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response and 4 marks will be awarded for correct answers. 0 marks will be awarded for no response. The table below will make it clearer:

Correct answer4
Wrong answer-1

NEET PG 2022 Syllabus

Section A- (Pre- Clinical) Subjects

  1. Biochemistry
  2. Physiology
  3. Anatomy

Section – B (Para Clinical) Subjects

  1. Microbiology
  2. Pharmacology
  3. Social and Preventive Medicine
  4. Forensic Medicine
  5. Pathology

Section – C (Clinical) Subjects

  1. General Medicine including Dermatology & Venereology & Psychiatry
  2. ENT
  3. General Surgery including Orthopaedics, Anaesthesia & Radiodiagnosis
  4. Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  5. Paediatrics
  6. Ophthalmology

NEET PG 2022 Overview of the Computer Based Exam

Step 1: Online Application Form Submission

Step 2: Demo Test

Step 3: Issuance of Admit Cards

Step 4: Reporting at Test Centre on Schedule Date &Time

Step 5: Security Check-in Process

Step 6: Registration for Test + Face ID & Biometric

Step 7: Examination Begins

Step 8: Examination Ends

NEET PG 2022 Allocation of time 

Given below will be the allocation of time for NEET PG 2022 on the day of examination. Candidates need to make sure that they reach the examination centre before 01:30 PM.

Allow Candidates to enter the examination centre and Commence Registration for the test12:00 PM
Entry closes at Examination Centre01:30 PM
Grant access for Candidate Login01:45 PM
Candidates log in to read instructions01:50 PM
Exam Start Time02:00 PM
Exam End Time05:30 PM

NEET PG 2022 Admit Card

NEET PG 2022 Admit Cards will be released on 07th March 2022. NEET PG Admit Cards will be available on the official website. The candidates are required to download their admit card from the NBE website and affix firmly their latest passport size photograph in the space provided on the admit card. 

The photograph must meet the following specifications:

• Size of photograph: Minimum 35 x 45 mm (and not larger than the box printed on admit card for pasting the photograph) with at least 75% area on the photograph should be occupied with the face & head of the candidate.

• It should be a Colour photograph with white background

• The photograph needs to display a full front view of the face with a neutral expression. No Caps, Stethoscope, Goggles, Ornamentsto be worn.

• The photograph should not have reflection or shadow on the face with red eyes.

• The photograph needs to be printed on high-quality paper with at least 600 dpi Resolutions.

• The photograph must not have kinks, scratches and stains.

NEET PG 2022 Declaration of Result

The eligibility criteria for participation in counselling towards allotment of PG seats conducted by designated counselling authority shall be in accordance with the post-Graduate Medical Education Regulations (as per latest amendment) notified by the NMC/ the erstwhile MCI with prior approval of MoHFW, Govt. of India. The NEET PG 2022 Date for result declaration is 31st March 2022.

Here are the qualifying criteria-

SNo.CategoryEligibility Criteria
General  50th Percentile
SC/ST/OBC (Including PWD of SC/ST/OBC) 40th Percentile
UR PWD 45th Percentile

NEET 2022 Exam Centre

NBE will release the list of NEET PG 2022 exam centres. Candidates can refer to the table given below that contains list of cities where the NEET PG exam was held last year:

BhagalpurBhatindaBhilai NagarBhopal
GorakhpurGreater NoidaGunturGurugram
GuwahatiGwaliorHaldwani Hamirpur 
NashikNavi MumbaiNelloreNew Delhi
NEET PG 2022: FAQs

Ans. NEET PG 2022 Exam Date has been scheduled for 21st May 2022

Ans. The last date to submit NEET PG 2022 Application form was 25th March 2022.

Ans. NEET PG 2022 Exam will be conducted by National Board of Examination

Ans. NEET PG 2022 Exam will be in English language only.

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