FMGE 2016

FMGE (Foreign Medical Graduate Screening Exam)


NBE (National Board of Examinations), India hosts FMGE for candidates having Medical degree from a college/institute outside India to enable them to practice Medicine in the country. FMGE is conducted twice in a year.

Important Dates (tentative):

FMGE online registration: In the month of May or June 2016.
FMGE Exam date: June 2016
FMGE Result: July 2016
Exact dates shall be updated once the NBE issues an official notification in this regard.


The candidate must be either a citizen of India or must have Overseas Citizenship of India. He/she should hold primary Medical educational qualifications that are recognized by the Government of the country from which the degree is obtained. Applicants must have obtained Eligibility Certificate from the MCI (Medical Council of India). 
For more info regarding Eligibility criteria, the candidate may visit the official website page.

Application Fees:

Candidates need to pay an application fee of Rs. 5500 online via Credit / Debit Card (authorized by an Indian bank). 

Exam Pattern:

FMGE will be conducted in a Computer Based Test format comprising 300 Multiple Choice Questions. No marks shall be deducted for wrong answers. To qualify you need to obtain at least 50% marks in the examination.

Result Info:

The FMGE result is likely to be announced in the month of July 2016. The exact date is likely to be published in the official notification to be released by the NBE soon.

Admit Card:

Admit card will be available on the official website of FMGE: The date of release of Admit card will be announced by FMGE soon.

Complete Admission form:

Candidates need to visit the official website of FMGE and get themselves registered to fill in the admission form online. The registration process shall start in the month of May. The exact date shall be announced soon by the NBE in the official notification.

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