SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
- Allocation of time for the NEET- MDS shall be as follows:
Forenoon Session Afternoon Session Candidate Entry Time 9:00 AM 2:15 PM Venue Entry Closes 9:30 AM 2:45 PM Check-in Procedure 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 2:15 PM TO 3:15 PM Test Start Time* 10:00 AM 3:15 PM Test End Time 1:15 PM 6:30 PM
- * Includes 15 minutes of test tutorial.
- Kindly note that the applicant candidates shall be allocated to appear either in FORENOON session or in the AFTERNOON session i.e. the NEET- MDS comprises ONE session/candidate only.
- Syllabus: The syllabus for the exam shall be that of BDS standard and shall cover all the subjects/syllabus taught during the BDS course as prescribed in the DCI Revised BDS Course Regulations, 2007 as amended from time to time.
- The examination shall be a multiple choice questions test delivered using computers network (CBT) as per scheme prescribed.
- The exam comprises of 240 Multiple Choices, single correct response questions in English language only. Total time allotted is 3hours.
- Negative Marking: There shall be no negative marking.
- SUBJECT-WISE DISTRIBUTION OF QUESTIONS FOR NEET- MDS 2017
S.No. SUBJECT SUBJECT WISE WEIGHTAGE IN NEET- MDS (IN NUMBERS) 1 General Anatomy including embryology and histology 14 2 General human physiology and Biochemistry 14 3 Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral Histology 14 4 General Pathology and Microbiology 14 5 General and Dental Pharmacology and Therapeutics 14 6 Dental Materials 14 7 General Medicine 14 8 General Surgery 14 5 Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology 15 10 Oral Medicine and Radiology 15 11 Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 14 12 Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics 14 13 Periodontology 14 14 Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge 14 15 Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics 14 16 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 14 17 Public Health Dentistry 14 GRAND TOTAL 240
- Note: The syllabus of the above topics shall be as per the latest Regulations for BDS courses notified by the Dental Council of India with prior approval of the Govt. of India. For the latest syllabus and other details please refer www.dciindia.org.in