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About FMGE 2020

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) is the authority conducting the Foreign Medical Graduates Examination or FMGE 2020. An assessment exam, FMGE 2020, will evaluate Indian nationals with a medical degree from any country outside India. Implemented since 2002, the entrance examination of FMGE 2020 will be mandatory for all Foreign Medical Graduates (FMGs) in order to be able to practice in India. FMGE is conducted twice a year in the months of June and December. Aspirants qualifying FMGE 2020 will be able to obtain a permanent or provisional registration with State Medical Council (SMC) or the Medical Council of India (MCI).

The application form of FMGE 2020 for June session has been released by the authority on April 15. The last date to fill the form is May 6, 2020. FMGE 2020 admit card will be released by June 21 in online mode. While the result will be announced by July 31, 2020.

Exam Level
National Level Exam
Frequency
2 times a year
Languages
English
Conducting Body
National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Duration
5 Hours

FMGE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The Foreign Medical Graduates (FMGs) are required to fulfill the following eligibility criteria of FMGE 2020 in order to be able to appear in the examination. Candidates can check the FMGE 2020 eligibility criteria listed below:

  1. The candidates applying to FMGE 2020 June session must be either an Indian national or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI).
  2. The candidates should obtain the necessary primary medical qualification and must obtain their MBBS degree before the ascertained period for a particular session. The MBBS degree of the FMGs must be awarded by institutions included in the World Directory of Medical Schools as listed by World Health Organization (WHO) or an institution duly attested by the India embassy concerned for the candidates to be recognized as medical practitioners in India.
  3. All the FMGs are required to provide documents in support of the primary medical education from the foreign medical institution concerned.
  4. Candidates with a postgraduate medical degree obtained in the countries of Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, New Zealand and the United States of America need not appear in FMGE 2020 screening test as they can directly register with MCI/SMC.

FMGE 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

The FMGE application form 2020 from June session has been released by NBE. Separate FMGE 2020 application forms for the different sessions in June and December will be made available by the conducting authority. The application form of FMGE 2020 has been provided in the online mode only. Candidates can check the procedure to fill in the FMGE 2020 application form mentioned below.

  1. Candidates need to click on the registration link of FMGE 2020 that is made available by NBE in order to register for the exam.
  2. Candidates need to click on the registration link of FMGE 2020 that is made available by NBE in order to register for the exam.
  3. All the information provided in the FMGE 2020 application form must be correct, so candidates must thoroughly check the details before clicking on the 'Submit' button.
  4. The fee for application form of FMGE 2020 should be paid in the next step via Credit or Debit Card or net Banking only.
  5. The candidates must check the confirmation box in order to ensure successful submission of FMGE application form 2020. Candidates successfully completing the application process of FMGE 2020 will received a confirmation letter sent by NBE on their registered email IDs.

FMGE 2020 Exam Pattern

The FMGE exam pattern 2020 can be checked by the aspirants below.
Particulars Details
Examination Mode Online
Medium of Examination English
Number of Papers 2
Type of Questions Multiple Choice
Number of Questions  300 (150 per paper)
Duration of Exam 2 hours and 30 minutes per paper
Total Marks 300
Marking Scheme Correct Answer: + 1 mark, Incorrect Answer: No negative marks, Unanswered Question: 0 marks

FMGE 2020 Mock Test

NBE organized FMGE mock test 2020 for aspirants willing to appear in the examination. The Foreign Medical Graduates (FMGs) who will fill the application form will be eligible to take up FMGE 2020 mock test. Aspirants taking up the mock test of FMGE 2020 will be able to get acquainted with the test layout, and how to navigate the online examination. FMGE 2020 practice test will be released in the second week of June. Candidates are required to enter their login ID and password in order to be able to take the FMGE mock test 2020. The practice test of FMGE 2020 comprises a tutorial section and a section with sample questions. The sample test papers in FMGE mock test are, however, not indicative of the actual difficulty level of the questions to be asked in the examination. It is important that candidates take up the FMGE mock test 2020 before the actual exam in order to familiarize themselves with various aspects crucial to the entrance examination.

FMGE 2020 Admit Card

Candidates registering for FMGE will be issued the FMGE admit card 2020 by the NBE. The link to download FMGE 2020 admit card will be made available on the official website of the authority. Candidates can download the admit card of FMGE 2020 June session by entering their login credentials - User ID and Password. Candidates also need to paste a recent passport-sized photograph of the required specification on the FMGE 2020 hall ticket after downloading it. It is mandatory that candidates carry the admit card of FMGE 2020 and a valid photo identity proof along with them to the exam centre.

FMGE 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Karnataka Bengaluru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Odisha Bhubaneswar
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Delhi New Delhi
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Srinagar
West Bengal Kolkata
Kerala Kozhikode
Thiruvananthapuram
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
Noida
Punjab Mohali
Maharashtra Mumbai City
Nagpur
Pune
Bihar Patna
Jharkhand Ranchi
Meghalaya Shillong
Rajasthan Jaipur
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam

FMGE 2020 Result

The FMGE result 2020 will be declared by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) in the second week of July. The mode of the declaration of FMGE 2020 result is only online. The result of FMGE 2020 for June session will be released in a PDF format containing the names of all the candidates who appear in the exam. The roll numbers and qualifying status of each candidate along with the marks that they obtain is indicated in the FMGE result. Candidates need to download and save a copy of the result of FMGE 2020 for future reference. The authority will later issue a notice, declaring the schedule for the issuance of pass certificate for the candidates who have qualified the FMGE 2020 June screening test. The certificate will be issued only to the candidates who will be present in-person on the stipulated time and date from the office of NBE

FMGE 2020 Cutoff

The FMGE result 2020 will be declared by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) in the second week of July. The mode of the declaration of FMGE 2020 result is only online. The result of FMGE 2020 for June session will be released in a PDF format containing the names of all the candidates who appear in the exam. The roll numbers and qualifying status of each candidate along with the marks that they obtain is indicated in the FMGE result. Candidates need to download and save a copy of the result of FMGE 2020 for future reference. The authority will later issue a notice, declaring the schedule for the issuance of pass certificate for the candidates who have qualified the FMGE 2020 June screening test. The certificate will be issued only to the candidates who will be present in-person on the stipulated time and date from the office of NBE

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
Dec 2018 General 150
General PWD 150
OBC 150
OBC PWD 150
SC 150
SC PWD 150
ST 150
ST PWD 150