FMGE June 2020: The National Board of Education (NBE) conducts the Foreign Medical Graduates Exam (FMGE) every year. The official notification for the FMGE June 2020 exam has been released, the NBE has announced the date of the exam. The FMGE June 2020 exam is scheduled to be conducted on August 31, 2020. With the release of the official information brochure on natboard.edu.in, the application process is now open from July 08, 2020 till July 22, 2020. Read this article to get all the latest updates of FMGE June 2020 and know about eligibility conditions, exam patterns, and more.
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FMGE June 2020
Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) is conducted twice a year, for the sessions of June and December. It is a screening test for foreign medical graduates who seek to register with the Medical Council of India or any other State Medical Council. The State Medical Council SMC will register a student with foreign medical qualifications only after they have appeared and qualified in the exam. Get the complete schedule of events related to FMGE June 2020 here below.
|Release of information brochure||07 Jul 2020|
|Start of application process||08 Jul 2020|
|Last date to apply||22 Jul 2020|
|Edit window open from||23 Jul – 25 Jul 2020|
|Admit card release||24 Aug 2020|
|Date of Exam||31 Aug 2020|
|Declaration of Result||20 Sep 2020|
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Latest Updates of FMGE June 2020
Applications Invited for Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) – June 2020 Session
National Board of Examinations has invited the application form for Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE) – June 2020 Session from July 08, 2020 (3 PM onwards) till July 22, 2020. The Foreign Medical Graduate Examination shall be carried out by the National Board of Examinations on August 31, 2020 as a computer-based test at various centers across the country.
Exam date of FMGE June 2020 session announced
The National Board of Examinations announced the tentative exam date of the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination. The exam date of the June 2020 session is announced. According to the official notice dated July 04, 2020 published at the website of NBE, the FMGE June 2020 exam is scheduled to be conducted on August 31, 2020.
Eligibility Criteria For FMGE June 2020
With the release of the information brochure, the complete conditions of eligibility is announced by the NBE. The applicants must fulfill the following minimum conditions to apply for the FMGE June 2020 exam.
- The applicant must be an Indian Citizen or a citizen of India living overseas.
- The candidate must have a primary medical qualification, confirmed by the Indian Embassy of the concerned country.
- The cut-off date for possessing the Primary Medical Qualification on July 31, 2020.
- It is compulsory for the candidates to provide documentary proof as evidence that the candidate has passed the final examination of medical qualification on or before the cut-off date specified in the notice.
- In cases when a candidate holds an undergraduate medical qualification from Australia/ Canada/New Zealand/United Kingdom/United States of America and the holder thereof has also been awarded a Postgraduate medical qualification in Australia/Canada/ New Zealand/ United Kingdom/United States of America and has been recognized for enrolment as a medical practitioner in that country will be exempted from appearing in the FMGE examination.
Application Process for FMGE June 2020
The application process for FMGE June 2020 is conducted online at the official website of NBE. Before proceeding to fill up the online application form, candidates are advised to read through the detailed information brochure and ensure that they are compliant with all the eligibility conditions.
How to Apply?
In order to apply online, candidates are required to register at the website at first. Following this, they can login and complete the subsequent processes of filling up the FMGE June 2020 application form and payment of the fees. Check out the step by step guide on how to apply for FMGE June 2020 below.
- At first, go to the website of NBE at nbe.edu.in
- Click on the link for FMGE on the homepage
- Now click on New User Registration
- Complete the registration process by entering required details to generate login username and password
- Use the login credentials to log in to fill up the application form under “Applicant Login”
- Fill up the form and upload the required documents including photo, signature and LTI.
- Choose the test center
- Make the payment of fees
- Generate the print out of the application form for future reference
A fee of Rs 6490/- (Rs 5500 + Rs 990 (GST @18%)) must be paid by candidates during the process of online form fill up for FMGE June 2020. Candidates will have the option to pay the fee using a Debit/Credit card issued by an Indian bank or through Internet Banking. The application fee, once paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances.
Admit Card for FMGE June 2020
NBE releases the admit cards for the FMGE June 2020 exam on the official website only. Candidates must note that issuance and possession of a valid admit card is a must since it consist of information about the exam date, time and exact venue. In addition, it is the proof of provisional eligibility of a candidate based on the information furnished in the application form. Thus, without a valid admit card, candidates are not allowed to enter the exam center.
The admit card is issued approximately 7 days before the exam date through the NBE website. Information regarding the issuance of admit cards is relayed through the registered mobile number/e-mail id of the candidate. When the admit card is downloaded, candidates have to affix their latest passport sized photograph on the specified space.
Candidates must note that the photograph must be of 35×45 mm size with a minimum of 75% coverage of face & head of the candidate. At the bottom, a caption containing the name of the candidate and date of capturing the photo must be imprinted. The photograph must be taken against a white background.
Exam Centers for FMGE June 2020
While filling the online application form for FMGE June 2020, candidates need to choose the exam centers as per their preference. Candidates will however be able to choose the exam city and the allotment of a particular seat in a particular exam center in that city will be done by the NBE. Check out the exam centers (cities) below.
- Greater Noida
- New Delhi
The exact location of the allotted exam center is intimated through the admit card only. It is advised that candidates reach the exam center on or before the reporting time which is two hours before the start of the exam. Candidates who fail to report at the center on the specified reporting time may not be allowed to take the test.
Exam Pattern of FMGE June 2020
The selection test for FMGE June 2020 consists of a single objective type paper. It consists of 300 MCQ type questions divided into two parts. The exam is conducted online. Check out the main aspects of the exam pattern below.
- Language: English
- Mode: Online
- Sections: Two
- Number of Questions: 300
- Type of Questions: MCQ
- Duration: 2.5 hours for each part
- Negative Marnking: There is no negative marking
Check out the distribution of marks below
|A. Pre & Para Clinical Subject : 100 marks|
|S.No||Subject||Distribution of Marks|
|B. Clinical SUBJECTS: 200 marks|
|S.No||Subject||Distribution of Marks|
|1.||Medicine & Allied Subjects|
|(iii) Dermatology & STD||5|
|2.||General Surgery & Allied Subjects|
|(i) General Surgery||32|
|(iv) Radio diagnosis||5|
|6.||Obstretrics & Gynaecology||30|
Test Day Procedures
The social distance-computer-based test shall be carried out (SD-CBT) by the National Board of Examination in a safe and secure environment using touch-free Processes that maintain social standards of distance wherever necessary. The National Board of Examinations reserves the right to review the Test day procedure of CBT in the wake of changing situation of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Syllabus of FMGE June 2020
With the release of the information brochure, candidates can also avail of the detailed syllabus contained within. The syllabus indicates the key topics and subjects based on which the test is designed. Candidates can check the syllabus below.
Pre & Para Clinical Subjects
- Forensic Medicine
- General Surgery
- Radio Diagnosis
- Radio Therapy
- Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases
- Dermatology & Sexually Transmitted Diseases
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Community Medicine
Result of FMGE June 2020
The results of the FMGE June 2020 exam is released through the official NBE website. The result indicates the pass or fail status of the applicant which is displayed on the website for eligible candidates. Candidates have to secure a minimum of 150 marks out of the total 300 in order to be considered as passed. Candidates can easily check the result by visiting the website and looking for the relevant link. It is advised that candidates keep following this page and simultaneously visit the website regularly to to get the updates of the result.
NBE Contact Details For FMGE June 2020
Telephone Number: 18002674003 (Toll Free)
Email: [email protected]
To know more about FMGE June 2020 – Download Information Brochure.
The National Examination Board conducts the FMGE examination twice a year. The exam is for the screening of those candidates who have a medical graduate degree from a foreign institution and wishes for a Medical Council of India or State Medical Council registration. The exam is conducted one in June and then again in December. A Computer Based Test is held in which, candidates securing 150 or more marks out of 300.
Q1. What is the age limit?
Ans. There is no such age limit as specified.
Q2. What is the official website?
Ans. The official website is nbe.edu.in
Q3. What is the minimum educational qualification?
Ans. Candidates need to have an MBBS/ Equivalent graduate medical degree