NEET MDS Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Marks Required, Age Limit, Qualification, Nationality

NEET MDS Eligibility Criteria 2022 - Marks Required, Age Limit, Qualification, Nationality

NEET MDS Eligibility Criteria 2022: The National Board of Examinations (NBE) will release the eligibility criteria of NEET MDS 2022 along with the brochure. Candidates in the meantime can check the existing NEET MDS eligibility criteria seat by NBE from the article below.

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To appear for the postgraduate MDS entrance exam, aspirants need to know the eligibility criteria of NEET MDS 2022 and fulfil them. NEET MDS eligibility criteria 2022 mentions the basic guidelines of age, nationality, qualification, work experience and other details. No candidate will be allowed to appear for NEET MDS exam without fulfilling the eligibility criteria. As per NEET MDS eligibility criteria 2022, candidates must be Indian citizen, Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs) or Person of Indian Origin (PIOs). NEET MDS 2022 will be held in computer-based mode in December 2021 tentatively. Read the article on NEET MDS eligibility criteria 2022 to know whether they are eligible or not.

NEET MDS eligibility criteria 2022

Every aspirant needs to fulfil the NEET MDS eligibility guidelines by NBE. Listed below are the basic eligibility guidelines for the NEET MDS entrance exam, as well as eligibility criteria for Jammu and Kashmir aspirants and Foreign Nationals.

  • In order to appear for NEET MDS 2022, aspirants must be an Indian citizen, Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs), or the Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs).

  • Aspirants must possess a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree, which must be awarded by the university or institute in India under MDS course regulations 2017 issued by Dental Council of India (DCI) with the approval of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW).

  • Candidates also must possess a provisional or permanent registration certification issued by DCI or State Dental Council (SDC) by March 31 of the particular academic year.

  • Dental graduates must also have completed or likely to complete the 12 months rotatory internship on or before March 21, 2022. Candidates need to know that aspirants who are undergoing the rotatory internship and expected to complete before March 31, 2022, will only be considered eligible for exams. However, they will not be eligible to take admissions in MDS courses until they produce the internship certificate at the time of counselling.

NEET MDS 2022 eligibility criteria for Jammu and Kashmir aspirants

Aspirants who have studied UG dental degree from the Jammu and Kashmir will not be counted eligible to participate under 50% All India Quota (AIQ) seats. But, candidates who were nominated by the Government of India (GoI) under the central pool quota seats will be qualified for AIQ seats. However, such candidates need to submit the duly signed affidavit mentioning that he/she was nominated by GoI and have to send it to the address as mentioned below with the printout of the NEET MDS application form 2022.

Address: Deputy Director (Examinations),

National Board of Examinations,

Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar,

Mahatma Gandhi Marg, (Ring Road), New Delhi – 110029

NEET MDS eligibility criteria for Foreign nationals

  • According to the NEET MDS eligibility criteria 2022, it is not mandatory for foreign nationals to have the temporary registration of DCI at the time of examination.

  • Foreign nationals can take the exam without a DCI registration certificate.

  • The temporary registration certificate by DCI will be issued on the condition that the foreign national must be registered as a medical practitioner in the candidate's country.

NEET MDS Eligibility Criteria 2022 – Who are not qualified?

Read the points mentioned below extremely carefully to know on what basis, an aspirant is considered unqualified to appear in the entrance of NEET MDS.

  • Any applicant found in violation with NEET MDS 2022 eligibility conditions set by NBE will not be allowed to take up the examination.

  • In any case, if any ineligible aspirant successfully appears for the entrance examination, later his/her candidature will be cancelled.

  • As mentioned above, if candidates will not complete their 12 months rotatory internship on or before March 31 will not be considered for the NEET MDS exam.

NEET MDS application form 2022

NBE will release NEET MDS 2022 application form in online mode in October 2021. NEET MDS registration will begin at nbe.edu.in. Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria of NEET MDS 2022 can fill the application form till the last date. To appear for the NEET MDS entrance exam, aspirants need to register themselves and fill the application form.

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