NEET MDS 2021 Eligibility Criteria: Qualification, Age, Nationality & More!

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National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test Master of Dental Surgery (NEET MDS 2021) exam Notification has been released. This Admission Seeker may submit NEET MDS 2021 Form only online mode. We know that NEET MDS 2021 exam is the only gateway for admissions into dental PG courses offered by various government and private dental colleges in India. So, the candidate must know about the NEET MDS Eligibility Criteria before filling the application form.

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[Page Index]
1. NEET MDS 2020 Useful Resources
2. Quick Facts
3. Important Dates
4. Eligibility Criteria
5. Contact Details
6. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
7. Top Career Option for PCB Students

NEET MDS 2021 Useful Resources

Here in this section, we have provided some important links to NEET MDS Examination.

Quick Facts

Exam NameNEET MDS
Conducting BodyNBE (National Board of Examinations)
Exam LevelNational Level Exam
Exam FrequencyOnce a Year
Exam ModeOnline  
Exam Duration3 Hours
LanguageHindi and English
Exam PurposeAdmission to postgraduate dental courses
Course OfferedMD
No. of Test Cities51 cities in India
Exam Helpdesk No.022-61087595
Official Websitenbe.edu.in

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Important Dates

EventsDates (Announced)
Information Brochure26th October 2020
Online application available26th October 2020
Last date to submit the application form15th November 2020
NEET MDS correction window17th November to 19th November 2020
Final Edit Window to rectify Deficient/Incorrect Images29th November to 30th November 2020
Release of NEET MDS admit card9th December 2020
NEET MDS 2020 exam16th December 2020
Announcement of result31st December 2020

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Eligibility Criteria

Aspirants are advised to read the full detail information on NEET MDS Eligibility criteria to check whether they are eligible or Not. Once going through all the requirements, a candidate can apply for the Entrance. The eligibility criteria of NEET MDS for Admission to MDS courses as per MDS Course Regulations 2017 notified by Dental Council of India (DCI) with prior approval of MoHFW is as follows.

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Qulification

  • Candidate must be 20 years old or more in age.
  • Candidates must hold DCI approved Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from a university.
  • The candidate must be registered with the Dental Council of India (DCI) or State Dental Council (SDC) (permanent/ provisional).
  • The candidate must have completed 12 months of mandatory rotatory internship.

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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR ALL INDIA 50% QUOTA SEATS

  • Candidates who have studied/passed BDS from Jammu & Kashmir’s erstwhile state are not eligible for 50% All India Quota seats.
  • However, the candidates nominated by the Government of India (under central pool seats) to do BDS from Dental Colleges in Jammu & Kashmir shall be eligible to apply for admission.
  • Such candidates must submit a duly signed affidavit declaring that he/she was nominated by the Government of India (under central pool seats) to do BDS from Dental Colleges in Jammu & Kashmir to the following address along with the print out of the acknowledgement of submission of online application for NEET-MDS 2021.
  • Candidates who have done their BDS from Jammu & Kashmir but fail to submit the affidavit indicated above will not be considered for participation in All India 50% quota counselling.
  • However, the restriction on candidates from Jammu & Kashmir’s states shall not apply to the categories about Armed Forces for ‘Grant of Short Service Commission in Army Dental Corps’ and for MDS admissions in Armed Forces Institutes.

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For Foreigen Nationals Candidates

As per MDS course Regulations 2017

  • Foreign nationals don’t need to have temporary registration with DCI at the time of writing NEET MDS.
  • Foreign Nationals can write NEET MDS without DCI registration. Provided that in the case of a foreign national, the following procedure shall be followed:
  • On payment of the prescribed fee for registration, the Council may grant temporary registration for the duration of the postgraduate training restricted to the dental college/institution to which he or she is admitted for the time being exclusively for postgraduate studies.
  • Provided further that temporary registration to such foreign national shall be subject to the condition that such person is duly registered as a medical practitioner in his/her own country from which he/she has obtained his/her basics dental qualification and that his/her degree is recognized by the corresponding state dental council or concerned authority.
  • The dates indicated by candidates concerning 12 months Compulsory Rotatory Resident Internship, i.e. starting date, completion date, shall be treated as final and candidates will be required to submit the original Compulsory Rotatory Resident Internship completion certificate at the time of No condonation of internship of 12 months period shall be accepted except
    (i) the students of the batch admitted during the academic session 2007-08 and have completed 4 ½ years BDS course along with 06 months compulsory rotating internship and
    (ii) the students admitted during the academic session 2006-07 at Rajah Muthiah Dental College, Annamalai University, have completed a 05 years BDS course without an internship.

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Rejection

  • Candidates found to be ineligible at any stage of NEET-MDS 2021 will not be permitted to appear in the examination and/or counselling.
  • In an unlikely event of any ineligible candidate appearing and/or being successful in the NEET-MDS 2021, the results/ candidature of such candidate shall be cancelled and/or are deemed to be
  • Requests for appearing in NEET-MDS 2021 from candidates completing an internship. Or having qualifications that are not recognized as per the Dentists Act shall be summarily rejected.
  • Some universities/institutions have regulations that candidates who are already pursuing the PG Course in their University or another University are not eligible for admission until they complete the course.
  • The candidates who are already pursuing PG Courses either through All India Quota or State Quota and are applying for a seat under All India Quota may confirm that university’s eligibility conditions in this regard.
  • NBE/ MCC/MoHFW shall not be responsible if such candidates are denied admission. Such candidates may opt for the subject and the college at their own risk and
  • A candidate can register and appear for NEET MDS 2020 only once for admission to the academic year 2020-2021. Candidates submitting multiple application forms will not be allowed to appear in NEET MDS.

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Contact Details

Candidates Helpline: 022-61087595
(Monday to Friday: 09:30 AM to 06:00 PM)
Website: www.natboard.edu.in and www.nbe.edu.in

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