FMGE is a screening exam of licensure nature conducted for Medical Graduates who have pursued their MBBS from Foreign Medical Institutions/Universities and seek to practice Medicine in India.
Eligibility Criteria for FMGE December 2016
Applicant must be an Indian National or an Overseas Citizen of India.
Applicant must possess a Primary Medical Qualification/MBBS degree from a recognized Institution/University.
Cutoff date for securing Primary Medical Qualification is on or prior to 30th November 2016. Applicant needs to furnish a proof of having passed the final examination of the Primary Medical Qualification on or prior to the cutoff date.
Applicants possessing Under Graduate and Post Graduate Medical Qualification from countries such as Canada, Australia, New Zealand, United States of America, United Kingdom will not have to qualify the Screening Test and will be awarded Provisional/Permanent Registration.
FMGE December 2016: Scheme of Examination
The scheme of FMGE has been listed below:
FMGE Exam Pattern
Mode of Exam
Medium of Exam
Pattern of Exam
Objective Type (MCQs) with single correct response
Total No. of Questions
No Negative Marking
No. of Sessions
Two sessions in a day with 150 Questions in each session
Time Duration for each Session
2 Hours 30 Minutes
FMGE December 2016: Important Dates
For the Details of Important Dates for December 2016 session, Click here.
FMGE December 2016: Registration Procedure
Applicants will have to register and apply for FMGE by visiting the official website at http://www.fmge.nbe.gov.in/
Registration Procedure comprises 4 steps:
1. Create a Profile: Applicant will be first required to create a profile by visiting the official website and clicking on the ‘Registration Link’.
Applicant will have to enter their personal details and also create a login by using a valid username & password.
Applicant will be also required to furnish additional contact details such as Mobile Number and other details.
2. Fill the Application Form: Next, the applicant will have to fill the application form by entering all the relevant details.
3. Scheduling the Exam: Applicant is furnished with the option of selecting their examination centre through online registration and scheduling system.
4. Pay Fee Through Online Mode: Applicant will have to submit the Application Fee through Net Banking or Credit/Debit card.
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Applicants will be required to pay an Application Fee of Rs. 5500 through Net Banking/Credit card/Debit Card.
You must note that the FEE will not be refunded or carried forward in case the candidature is rejected or found to be ineligible.
FMGE: Admit Card
After the Registration & Scheduling process is successfully completed, applicant will receive their Admit Card on their registered E-Mail Id.
Applicant will be required to take a print out of the Admit Card and affix a latest photograph as per the specifications.
FMGE: Documents to be taken to the Exam Venue
Documents to be taken
Printed Copy of Admit Card with Photograph Affixed
Any one of the Id Proofs:Voter CardAadhar CardDriving LicensePassportPAN Card