NEET MDS Exam Date 2024 (March 18): Check all NEET MDS Dates & Schedule Here

National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination for MDS admissions 2024 ( NEET MDS )

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Counselling: 22 Jul '24 - 28 Jul '24

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Updated on Jul 11, 2024 15:58 IST

The NEET MDS 2024 counselling process is being conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The process had started on July 1, 2024. The NEET MDS 2024 counselling process has four rounds and it will conclude on September 14, 2024.  

The NEET MDS 2024 exam date was March 18, 2024. The NEET MDS 2024 result and cutoff were declared on April 3, 2024. NBE released the NEET MDS 2024 scorecard on April 15, 2024. Candidates could log in to the official website to download the scorecard.

The NEET MDS 2024 Merit List for All India Quota 50 per cent category seats was released by NBE on April 21, 2024. Individual scorecards were issued for candidates on April 30, 2024. The qualifying candidates, whose names are there on the merit list are eligible for participating in the MEET MDS 2024 counselling process. NBE extended the last date of internship from March 31, 2024, to June 30, 2024.

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Q:   When will MCC conduct NEET MDS 2024 counselling?

A:

The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) started the NEET MDS 2024 counselling process from July 1, 2024 onwards. There will be four rounds of counselling, which will conclude on September 14, 2024.

Those who qualified for NEET MDS with the cutoff marks are eligible to participate in the counselling process. Candidates have to register on the official website of MCC, which is mcc. nic. In and declare choice for college and course for counselling. It must be noted that whole counselling process is held online. MCC declares result for each round separately in PDF format.

 

Q:   What is the date of NEET MDS 2024?

A:

NEET MDS 2024 exam was conducted on March 18, 2024, which was postponed from February 9, 2024. The NEET MDS 2024 admit card was released on March 15, 2024. The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences announced the revised exam date on January 20, 2024. The application form and along with the information brochure were released by NBE on January 30, 2024. The last date of application was February 19, 2024. The application process was reopneded from March 9, 2024, to March 11, 2024, for candidates completing registration between April 1 and June 30, 2024. The result will be declared by April 18, 2024. NEET MDS is a computer-based test of three hours duration, scheduled from 9 AM to 12 noon. 

 

Q:   When did NBE declare result for NEET MDS 2024?

A:

NBE declared the result for NEET MDS 2024 on April 3, 2024. The merit list for the 50 per cent All India Quota (AIQ) seats was released on April 21, 2024. The individual scorecards were released on April 30, 2024. Only those candidates, whose names were there on the merit list are considered to be eligible for the NEET MDS 2024 counselling process. The exam was conducted on March 18, 2024. The result has been uploaded on the official website in a PDF format. Candidates can download the scorecard from the official website with application ID and password from April 15, 2024 onwards. NEET MDS result PDF comprises details such as roll number, application ID, marks scored, percentile and rank. Candidates have to score the minimum cut off to qualify for the exam. Those who qualified the exam will be participating in the online counselling for seat allotment.

 

NEET MDS 2024 Dates

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of NEET MDS 2024 exam

DatesUpcoming Exam Dates

22 Jul '24 -

28 Jul '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 2 Registration

23 Jul '24 -

28 Jul '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 2 Choice Filling

31 Jul '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 2 Seat Allotment Result

01 Aug '24 -

07 Aug '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 2 Institute Reporting

12 Aug '24 -

18 Aug '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 3 Registration

13 Aug '24 -

18 Aug '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 3 Choice Filling

21 Aug '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 3 Seat Allotment Result

DatesPast Exam Dates

11 Jul '24 -

17 Jul '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 1 Institute Reporting

10 Jul '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 1 Seat Allotment Result

09 Jul '24

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling Round 1 Provisional Seat Allotment Result

NEET MDS 2024 Important Dates and Events

NEET MDS dates are scheduled for around three months and include various events such as application, application correction, admit card, exam and result. Let us look at each of these events along with the schedule.

NEET MDS 2024 Exam Date Announcement: The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) announced the postponed NEET MDS 2024 exam date on January 20, 2024. Earlier, the tentative exam date, February 9, 2024, was announced on November 9, 2023. However, the exam date was postponed to March 18, 2024.  

NEET MDS 2024 Application Process: The application form for NEET MDS 2024 was released on January 30, 2024. The application window was active till February 19, 2024. Candidates could fill and submit the NEET MDS application form 2024 within the last date as NBE may not extend the application deadline. The NEET MDS 2024 registration process was reopened from March 9, 2024, to March 11, 2024, for candidates completing their internship between April 1 and June 30, 2024. 

NEET MDS 2024 Application Correction Window: The NEET MDS 2024 application correction window was provided in two phases. The first phase of the application correction window was open from February 22 to February 25, 2024. On the other hand, the final edit window or the image correction window was open from March 5 to March 7, 2024. Candidates were allowed to make changes in certain fields. However, candidates who registered in the second phase, will not be given the application correction facility. 

NEET MDS 2024 Admit Card: The admit card or the hall ticket of NEET MDS 2024 was released online on March 15, 2024, three days before the exam. The NEET MDS 2024 admit card is an important document carrying candidates' personal details and information regarding the NEET MDS 2024 exam centre name and address, exam day instructions and guidelines. The NEET MDS admit card 2024 had to be carried to the exam centre on the day of the exam, without which candidates will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

NEET MDS 2024 Exam: The exam date of NEET MDS 2024 was March 18, 2024. It is a single-day and slot exam which was held from 9 AM to 12 noon. The exam was held in a computer-based mode. 

NEET MDS 2024 Result: The result of NEET MDS 2024 was declared on April 3, 2024, two weeks after the exam date. NBE released the NEET MDS 2024 result in an online mode, in the form of a merit list along with the NEET MDS cutoff. At first, the merit list was released, wherein candidates can check their overall score and rank. The NEET MDS scorecards were released on April 15, 2024. Candidates have to download from the official website by logging in with their registration credentials. 

NEET MDS 2024 Counselling: The NEET MDS 2024 counselling process is being held from July 1, 2024, to September 14, 2024, for three months. There are four rounds of counselling for NEET MDS 2024. The number of rounds will vary according to the number of vacant seats.

NEET MDS 2024 Dates: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding NEET MDS 2024 important dates. 

Q:   What is the NEET MDS exam timing?

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The duration of the NEET MDS exam is three hours. It is held in a single day and single slot window from 9 AM to 12 noon. NBE has provided the entire schedule for the exam day which candidates must abide by. The event-wise timing for the NEET MDS exam day are given in the below table.

EventsTimings
Candidate entry to the exam centre7 AM
Entry closes at exam centre8.30 AM
Grant access for candidate login8.45 AM
Candidate login to read instructions8.50 AM
Exam start time9 AM
Exam end time12 noon
 

Q:   When did NBE announce NEET MDS 2024 dates?

A:

The NEET MDS 2024 exam date was announced by NBE on November 9, 2023. After that, on January 20, 2024, NBE announced the revised date of the exam, which is March 18, 2024. On January 30, 2024, NBE released the notification and information brochure carrying all the important dates of the exam, along with the commencement of the registration process. The last date of application is February 19, 2024. The application correction window will be open from February 22 to February 25, 2024 and the final edit window was open from March 5 to March 7, 2024.  The NEET MDS 2024 admit card will be released on March 15, three days before the exam date. The result will be declared on or before April 18, 2024. 

 

Q:   Will NBE extended NEET MDS 2025 registration deadline?

A:

The NEET MDS 2025 registration last date is likely to be scheduled in the fourth week of February 2025. Based on the past years' trends, the National Board of Examinations (NBE) may not extend the last date of application process. Candidates are advised not to wait for an extended window and complete the registration process within the original deadline. However, based on multiple student requests, or external factors, NBE may decide to extend the NEET MDS 2025 registration last date. 

 

Q:   Does NBE conduct NEET MDS exam twice a year?

A:

No. NEET MDS is conducted only once a year. The exam is generally conducted in the first week of March. National Board of Examinations (NBE) conducts the exam for admission in postgraduate dental courses in medical institutes. NEET MDS application form is released online and candidates have to submit it there only. No offline and any other mode of application is accepted. According to existing NEET MDS pattern, the exam is conducted in English language only. A total of 240 question is asked and candidates get 3 hours to answer them.

 

Q:   When will NBE open the correction window for NEET MDS exam?

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NBE will provide the NEET MDS 2025 application correction window in two phases. The NEET MDS 2025 application correction window will be open tentatively in the third week of February 2025. The final application correction window or the image correction facility will be open in the first week of March 2025. Only those candidates completing the NEET MDS application process will be allowed to opt for this facility where they will be given a chance to make changes in selected fields. 

 

Q:   When did NBE release NEET MDS 2024 admit card?

A:

NBE released the NEET MDS 2024 admit card on March 15, 2024. The exam was conducted on March 18, 2024. The admit card was released in an online mode. Only those candidates who completed the application process by paying the exam fee were issued the NEET MDS 2024 admit card. The admit card carries candidates' personal details and exam centre name and adress. It is a mandatory document to be carried at the exam centre on the day of the exam along with a valid photo identity card. 

 

Q:   Will the NEET MDS 2024 exam date postpone?

A:

The NEET MDS 2024 exam date was originally scheduled for February 9, 2024. The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) or NBE later postponed the exam date to March 18, 2024. Aspirants requested for further postponement of the exam, ideally till July 2024, similar to NEET PG 2024 exam. However, since NBE has completed the application process for NEET MDS 2024 on February 19, and there is no official information regarding the change in the exam date, it is expected that there will not be any further change in the exam date for NEET MDS 2024. Moreover, the Supreme Court of India has also not given the decision in favour of the postponing the exam date or the internship deadline. Aspirants must complete the application process on time and prepare for NEET MDS 2024 without worrying about the postponement of the exam date.

 

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