FMGE 2017: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility

FMGE (Foreign Medical Graduate Screening Exam) 2017 is the national level entrance examination for those Indian citizens who are possessing/ having medical education from foreign but keen/ eager of getting permanent or provisional registration with Medical Council of India or any State Medical Council. FMGE is organized by NBE (National Board of Examinations) 2 times in a year i.e. in June and December 2017. In this article, we provide all information related to FMGE 2017: Application form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern, Cut off, Admit card etc.

FMGE 2017 Exam Dates

Here we provide all tentative exam dates for FMGE in the below table:

For June Session:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Online Registration start fromEnd of April 2017
Registration Last date3rd week of May 2017
Exam DateEnd June 2017
Result Declare inEnd of July 2017

For December Session:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Online Registration start from3rd week of September 2017
Registration Last date3rd week of October 2017
Exam Date2nd week of December 2017
Result Declare in2nd week of January 2017

FMGE Application Form 2017

Online application for FMGE 2017 for June session will start from the last week of April to the 3rd week of May 2017. And for December session, the registration will start from the 3rd week of September and continue till last week of October 2017. Applicants can fill their application form by using online mode only.

Application Fee

Applicants need to pay Rs. 5500/- as an application fee. The prescribed application fee can be submitted via debit card/credit card/net banking.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Application should be an Indian citizen or Overseas Citizen of India.
  • Applicants should hold/have a primary medical qualification which is authorized by the Indian Embassy concerned to be a recognized qualification for enrolment as medical practitioner in the country.
  • Applicants are required to show the proof of primary medical qualification before 31st of May, 2017 for June session exam.
  • Aspirants those who are seeking for permanent or provisional registration shall not have to qualify the Screening Test if he/she have an UG medical qualification from New Zealand/United Kingdom/ Australia/ Canada/United States of America.

FMGE Exam Pattern

FMGE examination is divided into 2 parts. Both parts comprise of 150-150 questions. Exam time duration of 150 minutes (2:30 hours) will be allotted for each part. FMGE contain a weightage of total 300 MCQ’s questions. There will be no negative marking in the exam.

Click here for FMGE Practice Test.

FMGE Admit Card 2017

Admit Card for FMGE 2017 will be issued by the Board/ Authority to the registered applicants after the successful completion of registration process. Applicants can also download the FMGE admit card by logging in to the official website of the authority using username & password.

FMGE Result 2017

Result for FMGE 2017 for June session will be announced in the last week of July 2017. And for December session, the result will be declared in the second week of January 2018. Applicants can check the FMGE result via NBE (National Board of Examinations) website.

FMGE Cut-Off 2017

Passing marks for FMGE 2017 will be 150 marks out of total marks (i.e. 300 marks). Applicants those who secured prescribed marks will be declared/ asserted as ‘FMGE qualified’.

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