NEET MDS 2023 Syllabus PDF: Check Section-wise Syllabus Here!

National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination for MDS admissions 2022 ( NEET MDS )


Exam On: 1 Mar '23

Updated on Nov 1, 2022 17:50 IST

NEET MDS Syllabus 2023 has been prescribed by the National Board of Examinations. Knowing the syllabus on NEET MDS 2023 is an essential part of one's preparation. On the basis of the NEET MDS syllabus 2023, a candidate can prioritise the subjects which are important from the examination point of view. The syllabus of NEET MDS 2023 covers all the subjects/topics taught during the BDS course as prescribed in the DCI Revised BDS Course Regulations, 2007. The syllabus gives an idea about the preparation strategy to score well in NEET MDS 2023. NEET MDS 2023 exam will be conducted on January 8. Continue reading to know the entire NEET MDS syllabus 2023.

Syllabus of NEET MDS 2023

  1. General Anatomy including embryology and histology
  2. General human physiology and Biochemistry
  3. Dental Anatomy, Embryology and Oral Histology
  4. General Pathology and Microbiology
  5. General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  6. Dental Materials
  7. General Medicine
  8. General Surgery
  9. Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology
  10. Oral Medicine and Radiology
  11. Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
  12. Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
  13. Periodontology
  14. Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge
  15. Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
  16. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  17. Public Health Dentistry

Detailed NEET MDS Syllabus 2023 - PDF Format

 NEET MDS Syllabus 2023: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: Is there any negative marking in NEET MDS 2023?

A: Yes, there is a negative marking of 25 percent for each incorrect answer while for each unattempted question there is no deduction of marks.

Q: Does solving the previous year NEET MDS question papers prove helpful?

A: Yes, solving previous years NEET MDS question papers plays a vital role and has been proven beneficial as well. Solving previous years question papers helps the candidate to analyze themselves thoroughly and gives a clear picture of their exam preparations. Candidates get a proper insight into their current situation and help them strategise and plan their preparations accordingly.

Q: What is the approximate weightage of topics such as dental materials, general medicine and general surgery in NEET MDS?

A: Topics such as dental materials, general medicine and general surgery carries approximately 14 marks each in the NEET MDS 2023 entrance exam.

Q: Which topics or chapters have the highest weightage in the NEET MDS 2023 exam?

A: Oral pathology & oral microbiology and oral medicine & radiology are the two chapters/topics which carry the highest weightage of approximately 15 marks each in the NEET MDS 2023 entrance exam.

Q: Is there any limit to attempt NEET MDS exam?

A: Yes, as per the official guidelines, candidates belonging to the General/OBC category have three attempts up to the age of 25 years while SC/ST category candidates are allowed three attempts up to the age of 30 years.

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