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Medical Council of India Screening Test, also known as Foreign Medical Graduates Examination (FMGE), is a licensure examination conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) in India. The screening test is held twice a year at New Delhi on last Sunday of March and September
· This test is conducted in English language.
· The test consists of one paper.
· There are 300 multiple choice questions (MCQs) of single response type in the paper.
· There is NO negative marking.
· An applicant shall be declared as having passed only if he/she obtains a minimum of 150 marks out of 300 in the examination.
· Results (Pass/Fail) for eligible candidates will be displayed at NBE website and office of NBE. Marks obtained shall be declared for all the candidates and also displayed at NBE website www.natboard.edu.in.
· The applicants who qualify the Screening Test may apply to the Medical Council of India, New Delhi or to any State Medical Council for provisional registration / permanent registration.
· There are no restrictions on number of attempts that can be availed by an applicant.
- He / She should be a citizen of India or
Overseas Citizen of India.
- The candidate should possess a primary medical
qualification, which is confirmed by the Indian Embassy concerned, to be a
recognized qualification for enrolment as medical practitioner in the country
in which the institution awarding the said qualification is situated.
- The candidate should have studied for the
medical course at the same institute located abroad for the entire duration of
the course from where he/she has obtained the degree.
- He / She had obtained 'Eligibility
Certificate’ from the Medical Council of India (applicable only in respect to
students who took admission abroad on or after 15.03.2002). This requirement
shall not be necessary in respect of Indian citizens or overseas citizens of
India who have obtained admission in foreign medical institute before 15th
- All students who have taken admission abroad
prior to 15.03.2002 and are required to qualify the Screening Test for their
registration, shall be allowed to appear in the Screening Test even if they do
not meet the minimum admission norms of MCI for joining undergraduate medical
course, subjected to the compliance of the Judgment(s) of the Hon’ble Supreme
Court/Competent Courts in this regard including but not limited to judgment
dated 8th March 2002 in Civil Appeal No. 2779 of 2000 & other judgments.