Oct 31, 2022
Preparing for a competitive exam demands strategic planning. And your planning can only be effective if you have complete knowledge about the exam including the syllabus, exam pattern and marks distribution.
Therefore, this blog is dedicated to helping you plan productively for the upcoming exam NEXT or NEET PG exam. Read this blog to know the latest NEET PG pattern, marks distribution, subject wise weightage and more.
The NEET PG exam consists of 200 multiple-choice questions. Each question carries 4 marks for the correct answer and -1 for the incorrect answer. There are no marks for unanswered questions.
Students can mark any attempted or unattempted question for review while giving the examination. Before the end of the exam, you can go back to review the marked questions and answer them. It must be noted that questions marked for review will be assessed as per the marking scheme mentioned above.
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NEET PG exam will consist of a total of 200 questions that will be asked from the MBBS curriculum. Subject-wise weightage in NEET PG is mentioned in the table below:
|8||Social and Preventive Medicine||25|
|9||General Medicine, Including Dermatology & Venereology & Psychiatry||45|
|10||General Surgery Including Orthopedics, Anesthesia and Radiodiagnosis||45|
|11||Obstetrics and Gynecology||30|
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The important details regarding the upcoming NEET PG exam pattern are mentioned below:
Exam Date: The National Board of Examination in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) recently announced the speculative exam date for NEET PG 2023 and the schedule for other medical exams. The exam will be conducted on 5th March 2023.
Exam Mode: NEET PG is a computer-based exam conducted in English only. The questions are multiple-choice.
Duration of Exam: 3 hours 30 mins
Total marks: NEET PG 2023 will consist of multiple-choice questions, and the maximum marks are 800.
Total number of questions & marks: As per the latest NEET PG exam pattern, students must answer 200 multiple-choice questions. Each question carries 4 marks, with a negative marking of -1 for every incorrect answer.
Sections: The question paper will be divided into three sections.
Syllabus: The syllabus for the examination will include all 19 subjects from the MBBS curriculum.
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NEET PG 2023 exam will have 200 MCQs each holding 4 marks each. The exam has a negative marking system, where for each incorrect answer -1 will be deducted. There are no marks for unanswered questions.
Each subject carries a different weightage in the NEET PG exam. Some of the highest weightage subjects include:
Medicine - 45
Surgery - 45
OBG - 30
Pathology - 25
We have also mentioned the detailed subject wise weightage for the NEET PG exam in this blog.
There will be a total of 200 multiple choice questions in the NEET PG 2023 exam.
NEET PG 2023 exam will be a computer based exam featuring 200 multiple choice questions. The duration of the exam will be 3 hours 30 minutes. Each correct answer will get 4 marks and every wrong answer will have a negative marking of -1. There will be no marks for unanswered questions.
The duration of NEET PG 2023 exam will be 3 hours 30 minutes.
Yes, every incorrect answer will lead to a deduction of 1 mark.
Now that you know all about the NEET PG marks distribution, exam pattern and subject-wise weightage, make sure you develop your preparation strategy accordingly. And find all the required preparation sources on the PrepLadder app.
Kashika Walia is a Senior Content Writer at PrepLadder. She is devoted to give her readers easily digestible and high-value content that makes their journey towards their dream career incredibly easy.
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