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NEET PG 2023 - Counselling, Seat Allotment, Results, Cutoff, Live Updates

Updated By Pranav Mishra on 27 Mar, 2023 10:54

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NEET PG 2023 (Scorecard Out)

NEET PG 2023 scorecard was released on March 26. Candidates can download the copy of scorecard from the official website of NBE, NEET PG 2023 Result was declared on March 14, 2023. Along with the result, the conducting body also announced NEET PG Cutoff 2023. Candidates who meet the cutoff criteria will be invited to participate in the counselling process of the exam by July 15, 2023.

NEET PG Scorecard 2023 (Out)

The postgraduate medical entrance exam was successfully conducted on March 5, 2023, from 9 AMto 12:30 PM. The difficulty level of the exam was Moderate. A detailed NEET PG Exam Analysis 2023 for the same has been released by CollegeDekho.

NBE is the official test-conducting authority. Important dates related to NEET PG 2023 result, counselling, seat allotment, cutoff etc. are shared The full form of NBE is denoted as the National Board of Examinations. It is responsible for conducting the NEET PG 2023 exams and for providing students admission to various MS (Master of Surgery)/ MD (Doctor of Medicine) and PG certificate courses across the country.

Aspirants must note that the full form of NEET PG is signified as the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test – Post Graduate. It is one of the most popular, national-level medical entrance exams conducted via computer-based mode. By appearing for the NEET PG 2023 exams, candidates can secure admission to 19,953 MD seats, 10,821 MS seats, and 1,979 PG Diploma seats. NEET PG scores are accepted by top institutes, universities, and colleges in the country.

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NEET PG 2023 Latest Updates

  • Mar 05, 2023 12:31 PM: NEET PG 2023 exam has been conducted on March 5. To find out the expected cutoff scores for the exam, click here.

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NEET PG 2023 Exam Paper Analysis

NEET PG 2023 exam paper analysis is out now that the exam has been conducted on March 5, 2023. Candidates can refer to the analysis to get an idea of the difficulty level and other trends observed in this year's exam. 

NEET PG Exam Question Paper Analysis:


NEET PG Paper Analysis

  • The difficulty level of the exam was reported as moderate
  • The question paper was lengthy and time consuming 


  • Mostly 90% of the questions were asked based on clinical scenarios.
  • Questions from Pathology, Obstetrics, Gynaecology, ENT, Mycology, and Pharmacology were the most asked subjects in NEET PG 2022.
  • Questions on COVID-19 were mainly asked in the paraclinical subject.
  • No new element was present in the test and all the questions were based on the NEET PG 2023 official syllabus.


  • Part C of the NEET PG 2021 exam paper was difficult compared to Part A and Part B
  • The overall difficulty level of the NEET PG exam question paper was found to be moderate
  • The center focus of the NEET PG question was around clinical knowledge as it comprises 60% of the total questions
  • Most of the questions were asked from topics of preventive and social medicine, general medicine, and pharmacology
  • The image-based questions comprised 20% of the paper. 
  • Topics like Ophthalmology, Forensic Medicine, and ENT witnessed the least number of questions.


  • Questions from physiology, anatomy, and biochemistry were asked in abundance
  • Around 54 questions from Part A were of moderate level difficulty
  • Out of the 100 questions asked in Part B, around 25% were from only Social & Preventive medicine
  • 20 direct questions were asked from Pharmacology and Microbiology
  • 25 straightforward questions were asked from Pathology
  • In part C of the NEET PG paper, Anesthesia & General Medicine and General Surgery including Orthopedics comprises maximum weightage

NEET PG 2023 Result

The NEET PG 2023 result was announced on March 14, 2023. Students can download the NEET PG 2023 result from the official website of NBE by following these steps:

  1. Head over to the official website of the NBE

  2. Click on the NEET PG 2023 result

  3. Enter all the details asked on the page

  4. Download the NEET PG 2023 result and check your scores

  5. Make sure to take 2-3 printouts for future reference

NEET PG 2023 Highlights

The NEET PG 2023 exam will be held on March 5, 2023, across 255 exam cities pan India. Here are some other important highlights that one must know about.

Key NEET PG 2023 Highlights:



Authority conducting the NEET PG 2023 exams

  • National Board of Examination (NBE)

NEET PG 2023 Exam for Course Level

  • Postgraduates

Mode of entrance test

  • Computed based, online

NEET PG 2023 exam time duration

  • 210 minutes

Total Seats

  • 10,821 MS

  • 1979 PG Diploma

  • 1338 DNB CET

  • 19,953 MD

Total number of test cities for NEET PG 2023 exams

  • 162 cities of India

Offered course

  • MD/ PG Diploma/ DNB post-MBBS/ MS

Total number of colleges

  • 6,102 (MS/MD/PG Diploma)

  • 649 Hospitals (DNB)

NEET PG 2023 exam 

  • March 5, 2023

NEET PG 2023 eligibility criteria

  • MBBS or equivalent qualification

NEET PG 2023 Exam Dates

Refer below to find out all the crucial NEET PG 2023 important dates for your reference:



NEET PG 2023 Online Registration Starts

January 7, 2023

Last date to register for NEET PG 2023

January 27, 2023

Edit Window for All the Candidates

January 30 - February 3, 2023

NEET PG 2023 Online Registration Re-Starts Again

February 9-12, 2023

Final Edit Window for All the Candidates

February 14-17, 2023

Final Edit Window for All the Candidates (Reopened for Image Correction)

February 18-20, 2023

NEET PG 2023 Admit Card Issuance Date

February 27, 2023

NEET PG 2023 Exam Date

March 5, 2023

NEET PG 2023 Result

March 14, 2023
NEET PG 2023 Scorecard 

March 26, 2023

NEET PG 2023 Counselling Round 1 Registration Window 

August 2023

NEET PG 2023 Counselling Round 1 Revised Choice Filling Window

August 2023

NEET PG 2023 Round 1 results

August 2023

NEET PG 2023 Counselling Round 2 Registration Window

September 2023

NEET PG 2023 Round 2 results

September 2023

NEET PG 2023 mop-up round registrations

September 2023

NEET PG 2023 mop-up round result

September 2023

NEET PG 2023 stray vacancy round result

October 2023

NEET PG 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Aspirants from all over India look forward to the NEET PG 2023 exam. The entrance test allows them to pursue their master's course in medical. However, there are certain NEET PG 2023 eligibility criteria that one must fulfill for the NEET PG 2023 exams. So, the NEET PG 2023 eligibility criteria are:


  • Candidates who have Indian citizenship can apply for the NEET PG 2023 exam.

  • Applicants who are currently overseas citizens of India and have passed the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination can apply for the NEET PG 2023.

  • Foreign nationality candidates can take a shot at the NEET PG 2023 exam.

Academic Qualification:

  • Candidates need to possess an MBBS degree or provisional MBBS certification to become eligible for the NEET PG 2023 exam as stated by the Indian Medical Council Act 195.

  • Aspirants who have permanent or provisional registration certificates of MBBS qualification that are issued by the State Medical Council or the Medical Council of India can attempt the NEET 2023 PG exam.

  • 1-year, on-site internship is a must to be eligible for the NEET PG 2023 exam. The internship has to be completed before August 11, 2023.

Age Limit:

  • Candidates of all ages can appear for the NEET PG 2023 exam as there’s no age restriction.

NEET PG Application Form Process 2023

NEET PG application process is quite lengthy. The entire NEET PG 2023 application process is divided into 3 main sections, namely, entering personal details, qualification information, and test center details. Once candidates filled in all the information, they are able to access the final fee payment page.

The NEET PG application form 2023 can be filled out easily by:

  1. Visiting the official website and registering yourself

  2. Then, filling out all the details by logging in using the generated unique user ID and password

  3. Adding all the essential information asked in the NEET PG application form

  4. Uploading all the asked documents

  5. Selecting the exam center

  6. Paying the requisite NEET PG fees

  7. Clicking on submit

  8. Printing out the final application 

NEET PG 2023 Application Fees

Candidates are required to submit the NEET PG 2023 application fees as a last step. The money can be transferred via different modes, such as net banking/ credit card/ debit card. Mentioned below are the details of the NEET PG application fees:

Caste Category

NEET PG 2023 Application Fees

General and OBC

INR 4250


INR 3250

NEET PG 2023 Syllabus

The NEET PG 2023 syllabus provides students with in-depth knowledge of concepts, theories, and practical applications. One must refer to the standard syllabus set by the NBE. From a broader aspect, the NEET PG syllabus 2023 is divided into 3 main sections that are pre-clinical, paraclinical, and clinical subjects. Here is the NEET PG syllabus 2023:

NEET PG 2023 Subjects

NEET PG 2023 Topics


Biochemistry, anatomy, and physiology


Pathology, pharmacology, microbiology, forensic medicine, and preventive and social medicine


Orthopedics, ENT, surgery, ophthalmology, medicine, gynecology, obstetrics, paediatrics, psychiatry, dermatology, radiotherapy, radiology, and anesthesia

NEET PG 2023 Preparation Tips

To crack the NEET PG 2023 exams, candidates need to create a well-structured study plan. This will help you score well and boost your confidence significantly. So, to those wondering, "How to crack NEET PG 2023 exams," the answer is -

  1. Get well-versed with the entire NEET PG 2023 syllabus and NEET PG 2023 exam pattern before you begin your preparation to ensure you have clarity regarding the entrance test at all times

  2. Focus on learning in-depth, study every topic to its core, and focus on concept building

  3. Create sticky notes to jot down all the information in one place and revise the same before you sleep

  4. Take timely breaks during your study hours to maintain a healthy balance for your NEET PG 2023 exams

  5. Refer to past years' question papers and understand which topics are asked the most

  6. Attempt mock tests and solve previous years' papers as much as possible on a regular basis

  7. Make sure all your doubts are clear

  8. Eat healthily, sleep soundly, and make sure to stay confident while attempting the NEET PG 2023 exam

These steps will bolster your NEET PG 2023 exam preparation and allow you to propel your career forward.

NEET PG 2023 Important Books

The NEET PG syllabus is vast and it comprises topics that help you learn key insights. Thus, it is crucial to learn all concepts from proper reference books. Candidates can refer to NEET PG 2023 books like self-assessment and review of Anatomy, Self-assessment and review of Biochemistry, review of Physiology, review of Pharmacology, review of Pathology and Genetics, and surgery essence to learn topics in-depth.

NEET PG 2023 Exam Pattern

The NEET PG paper pattern 2023 allows one to prepare for the entrance test better and improve their chances of scoring higher marks. It gives aspirants a detailed explanation in terms of what one should expect from the test. Here is the detailed explanation of the NEET PG 2023 paper pattern:



Mode of examination


Total number of questions 


NEET PG exam time duration

3 hour 30 minutes

Maximum marks




Similarly, the NEET PG marking scheme makes students eligible to get +4 marks for every right answer and - 1 mark for every wrong answer. No marks will be deducted if the candidate chooses not to answer the question.

Subject-wise Division of Questions

Mentioned below is the expected subject-wise division of questions for the NEET PG exam 2023. Aspirants will be able to gauge a better understanding of the syllabus by referring to the information provided.

Section & Subject

Number of Questions (Expected)

Part A (Pre-Clinical)







Part B (Para-Clinical)

Forensic Medicine








Social And Preventive Medicine


Part C (Clinical)

Obstetrics and Gynaecology


Surgery, Ent, Orthopedics & Anesthesia


Medicine Dermatology And Venereology


Radiodiagnosis & Radiotherapy








Documents Required to Fill the NEET PG 2023 Application Form

The list of documents needed for NEET PG 2023 Registration is mentioned in the table below:

Documents Needed




20 to 100 kb

3.5X1.5 cm

Passport size photograph

Less than 80 kb

3.5X4.5 cm

Left-hand thumb impression

Less than 80 kb

3.5X1.5 cm

NEET PG 2023 Admit Card

The NEET PG 2023 admit card is proof that candidates have successfully completed the application process. It is released online on the official website of NBE.

Candidates can check the NEET PG 2023 admit card by heading over to the site and entering login credentials. Once downloaded, test-takers have to make sure that the hall ticket is with them throughout the NEET PG admission process. Any authority might ask you to produce the NEET PG 2023 admit card at any given time for identification.

Candidates are advised to paste their photographs on the admit card and read all the information thoroughly. Specifications for the NEET PG 2023 admit card photograph are:

NEET PG 2023 Admit Card Photograph Specification:

  • Get your photograph captured with a minimum size of 35 mm x 45 mm where at least 75 percent of your face and head is covered

  • At the bottom of the NEET PG admit card photo, add your name and the date when the picture was captured

  • Make sure the photograph is printed on high-quality paper with dimensions of at least 600 dpi resolutions

  • The photograph should be taken in a white or in a light-colored background

  • Ensure that the NEET PG 2023 photograph does not have scratches and stains

  • Photograph that has reflection or shadow on the face along with red eyes should be avoided

NEET PG 2023 Exam Centers

NBE released a detailed list of NEET PG 2023 exam centers. Aspirants can refer to the table given below that comprises a list of cities where the NEET PG exam was held in 2023:


New Delhi
















Navi Mumbai












Greater Noida












NEET PG 2023: Documents Required at Exam

  • NEET PG 2023 admit card along with a recent passport0sized photograph pasted on the hall ticket

  • A valid identity proof for verification - Aadhar/ Voter Id/ Driving License/ Passport/ PAN

  • Photocopy of Medical Council of India registration (Permanent/ Provisional)/ State Medical Council

  • Original screening test pass certificate

NEET PG 2023 Cutoff

NEET PG cutoff 2023 comprises the minimum qualifying percentile that candidates need in order to qualify the entrance test. It is released along with the result on the official website.

In general, there are several factors that help in deciding the NEET PG cutoff 2023, namely, the total available seats, the number of candidates who appeared for the exam, the overall difficulty level of the NEET PG 2023 exam, and more.

Until the NEET PG 2023 cutoff is released, candidates can refer to the cutoff of 2022. Candidates can find the revised scores and percentile given below.

Caste Category

Revised Qualifying Percentile

 Revised NEET PG 2022 Cutoff Scores

Unreserved (UR)

25th percentile


Unreserved – PH (UR-PH)

20th percentile



15th percentile



15th percentile


Earlier, the cutoff for general category was 50th grade and for SC/ST/OBC was the 40th grade. Refer to the table mentioned below to find the old qualifying NEET PG percentile for every category:

Caste Category

Qualifying Percentile

NEET PG 2022 Cut Off Scores

Unreserved (UR)

50th percentile


Unreserved – PH (UR-PH)

45th percentile



40th percentile



40th percentile


NEET PG 2023 Merit List

The NEET PG 2023 merit list will be published on the official website after the result has been declared. It is prepared based on final exam scores and the rank secured by the students. Primarily, the NEET PG 2023 merit list is divided into 4 categories based on how much aspirants have scored:

  • All India 50% Quota Rank

  • State Quota or Private Medical colleges/ AFMS Rank

  • All India NEET PG 2023 Rank

  • All India 50% Category Rank

NEET PG 2023 Counselling Process

Based on the NEET PG 2023 merit list, students get the opportunity to participate in the NEET PG 2023 counselling process. The Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India is the conducting authority for the NEET PG counselling process.

Once the seat allotment has been done, students need to produce a list of documents to ensure the counselling process at the end of the admission process. Those documents are:

  1. NEET PG 2023 Admit Card and NEET PG Rank Card 2023

  2. 10th class mark sheet and passing certificate

  3. 12th class mark sheet and passing certificate

  4. Graduation certificate

  5. Category certificate (if applicable)

  6. Transfer certificate

  7. Recent passport size photographs

  8. Counselling call letter

To register online for the NEET PG 2023 counselling process, aspirants need to follow the below-mentioned steps:

  1. Candidates need to create an ID on the official website of MCC

  2. Aspirants are required to fill the NEET PG 2023 application form for the counselling process

  3. Submit the requisite documents

  4. Pay the application fee for the NEET PG counselling process using a debit card or credit card or net banking

  5. Once the fee payment is completed, click on submit

  6. Make sure to print multiple copies of the filled application form

NEET PG Seat Allotment 2023

NEET 2023 seat allotment stage is the last step of the admissions process. All the aspirants have to head over to the institute once they have been allotted seats and pay their requisite fees to confirm their admission. Candidates will need to carry these documents at the time of admission.

  • NEET PG admit card 2023

  • NEET PG 2023 result/rank letter 

  • MBBS Degree Certificate 

  • Marksheets of MBBS

  • Class X mark sheet/ birth certificate 

  • Internship Completion Certificate 

  • Permanent/provisional registration certificate issued by MCI/ SMC 

  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)

  • Valid and authentic photo ID proof (PAN card/Voter ID/Driving license/Passport/Aadhar card) 

  • Non-creamy layer Certificate (if applicable)

  • Disability Certificate (if applicable) 

Furthermore, the NEET PG 2023 seat allotment helps aspirants secure admission for the below-mentioned seats:

  • All India 50% quote seats

  • State quote seats

  • Admission into Armed Forces Medical Service Institutions

  • Admission into deemed university/ private medical colleges

NEET PG 2022 seat allotment results can be found below for reference.

Check NEET PG seat allotment 2022 for round 2

View the NEET PG 2022 provisional result here

NEET PG 2023 Contact Details

In case a candidate finds any discrepancy during their NEET PG 2023 admission process, here are the NEET PG 2023 contact details to refer to:   

Address: National Board of Examinations Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar, Mahatma Gandhi Marg Ring Road, Delhi-110 092

Phone number: 0124-6771700 / 1800 11 1700 (Toll Free)


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When will the NEET PG result 2023 be declared?

NEET PG Result Date 2023 is set to be March 15, 2023. The exam result will be released in the form of a PDF comprising the names of the students and their scores. Along with the result, NBE will also publish the NEET PG cutoff 2023.

Which institutes do not grant admissions based on NEET PG 2023 scores?

AIIMS - New Delhi and other branches, JIPMER - Puducherry, PGIMER - Chandigarh, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology- Trivandrum, and NIMHANS - Bengaluru are the colleges that don’t accept NEET PG scores.

What time will the NEET PG 2023 exam be conducted?

NEET-PG 2022 exam was held from 9 am to 12: 30 pm. Aspirants were advised to reach an hour before the reporting time at the designated NEET PG 2023 centre.

When will NBE issue admit card for NEET PG 2023?

The NEET PG admit card 2023 was issued on February 27, 2023. Aspirants need to carry the hall ticket to the test center without fail. Students also have to bring a government-approved ID for complete verification.

Who conducts the NEET PG 2023 exam?

NBE is the official authority to conduct NEET PG 2023 exam at designated centres across the country. Its official website is

How to apply for NEET PG 2023?

Aspirants need to register to submit their application form for NEET PG 2023 exam. Registration is followed by submitting details in application form, paying the application fee, uploading relevant documents, and submitting the complete form for approval.

Does NBE send the admit card of NEET PG 2023 to candidates offline?

No. Aspirants have to download the NEET PG 2023 admit card online from the official website.

In total, how many questions are asked in the NEET PG 2023 exam?

NEET PG exam 2023 comprises 200 questions that are divided into 3 parts- paraclinical, preclinical, and clinical. All questions are asked from the subjects falling under these sections.

Can NEET PG 2023 be conducted doubly a year?

The NEET PG 2023 exam is held only once a year.

Is there any sectional time limit in the NEET PG exam?

No, there is no sectional time limit in the NEET PG exam. The total time duration given to attempt 200 multiple-choice questions is 3 hours and 30 minutes.

Do I need to attach a photograph to NEET PG Admit Card 2023?

Yes, aspirants need to attach a passport size photograph on the downloaded NEET PG admit card 2023.

How much do I have to pay to apply for NEET PG 2023?

The NEET PG exam fee for general categories candidates has been increased to Rs 5,015 (including GST) in 2022. For SC/ST and PwD aspirants,’ the exam fee has been increased from Rs 2,750 to Rs 3,835.

Will NEET PG 2023 be MCQ-based?

Yes, each and every question will be of multiple choice types.

What details are required to download NEET PG 2023 admit card?

While downloading the NEET PG 2023 admit card, aspirants need to log in to the official website and provide their unique application ID and password.

Will NEET PG 2023 counselling process be conducted in online mode or offline mode?

The NEET PG 2023 Counselling Process will be conducted in online mode only.

Who will be eligible for NEET PG 2023 counselling?

Aspirants who will qualify and secure a place on the merit list of the NEET PG 2023 exams will be eligible for the counselling process.

Do I have to appear for NEET PG 2023 exams to get admitted into DNB post-MBBS courses?

Yes, to secure an admission for DMB post-MBBS courses, you need to attempt the NEET PG 2023.

For how many years NEET PG score is valid?

NEET PG exam score will be valid for 1 year only.

Is an Aadhar card required to apply for NEET PG 2023 exam?

Yes, as per the rules and requirements set by the NBE, an Aadhar card is mandatory for sitting in the NEET PG 2023 exam.

How many seats are available for the NEET PG 2023 exam?

The number of seats available through NEET PG 2023 is-

  • 24,306 seats for Doctor of Medicine

  • 12,690 seats for Master of Surgery

  • 922 Seats for PG Diploma

  • 1,338 seats for DNB CET

How many institutes participate in the NEET PG 2023 exam?

Around 114 colleges/institutes will be participating in the NEET PG 2023 exams.

Can I fill out the NEET PG 2023 registration form offline?

No, the NEET PG 2023 registration form is not available offline.

How many subjects are there in NEET PG 2023?

In total, there are 15 subjects in the NEET PG 2023 syllabus. The number of subjects remains the same each and every year.

How many times can students attempt/ give NEET PG 2023 exam?

There is no limit. Students can attempt the NEET 2023 PG exam as many times as they want.

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