The National Board of Examination (NBE) today on September 11 conducted the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate (NEET-PG) 2021. The online exam is held successfully from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at designated centres. The candidates who appear for the computer-based test can go through the unofficial answer key and paper analysis shared by the experts. The examination is held in 260 cities across the country.
As the examination is over, analysis of the NEET PG 2021 is going to be facilitated by several exam experts on YouTube. The analysis is based on the feedback provided by the candidates and is provisional in nature.
The official answer key, however, will be displayed online on the website of nbe.edu.in. Once it is released, the candidates will be able to check and relate their responses. In case of any discrepancy, an option to raise the objection/s will also be provided.
NEET PG 2021 Updates:
September 13: NEET PG answer key, response sheet, and objection intimation is expected to be released today. The aspirants are asked to keep a check on the website natboard.edu.in.
Based on the media reports, the exam is held following the social distancing and COVID-19 protocols. Candidates were provided with a protective face shield, face mask, and sanitizer sachets individually at test centres. Further, they were asked to follow the COVID Appropriate behavior.
Should read: NEET PG 2021 Exam on 11 September; Key Instructions
As per the feedback provided by the candidates, NEET PG 2021 exam consisted of 200 multiple-choice questions. Each question contains 4 marks for correct response. In addition, there is also a negative marking of 25% for every wrong answer.
NEET PG is held for three parts, Part-A (Pre-Clinical), Part-B (Para-Clinical) , and Part C (Clinical). Part-A consists of Biochemistry, Anatomy, and Physiology. Part-B covered Microbiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Social and preventive medicine, and Forensic Medicine. Part-C on the other hand covered General Medicine including Dermatology & Venereology & Psychiatry, ENT, General Surgery including Orthopedics, Anaesthesia & Radiodiagnosis, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pediatrics, and Ophthalmology.
Here below is the analysis provided by the Unacademy Live-NEET PG exam experts. The analysis and solutions are entirely based on students' feedback and opinions.
It should be noted that on the basis of the final answer key, the result will be prepared. As of now, there has been no date specified for the declaration of the NEET PG 2021 result. The qualifying marks for general category candidates are 50%. In the case of candidates from reserved categories including SC, ST, the qualifying marks are 40%.
NEET PG 2012 is conducted for admission to MD, MS, and PG diploma courses across participating universities and institutes. It was also mandatory for foreign nationals who want to seek admission in NEET PG medical courses in India. However, admission to certain institutes e.g. AIIMS, NIMHANS, Banglaore, JIPMER, Puducherry are not covered under the entrance test.