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NEET PG 2021 Syllabus

NEET PG Syllabus 2021– From this page candidates can download the NEET PG 2021 syllabus. The National Board of Education (NBE) has clearly stated that the syllabus of NEET PG is based on the “subjects / knowledge areas as per the Graduate Medical Education Regulations issued by Medical Council of India”. The complete document for the same is available on this page below. There are 14 subjects that are included in NEET PG syllabus. To check and download the full NEET PG syllabus 2021, the exam pattern, and more, read below.

NEET PG Syllabus 2021

As mentioned above that the NEET PG syllabus 2021 is based on “subjects / knowledge areas as per the Graduate Medical Education Regulations issued by Medical Council of India”, we have provided the document for the same below:

The NEET PG 2021 syllabus for all the subjects and topics that are asked in the examination is given below. The candidates can check the major topics and prepare them accordingly.

  1. Anatomy
  2. Physiology
  3. Biochemistry 
  4. Pathology
  5. Pharmacology
  6. Microbiology
  7. Forensic Medicine
  8. Social and Preventive Medicine
  9. General Medicine Including Dermatology & Venereology & Psychiatry
  10. General Surgery Including Orthopedics, Anaesthesia, and Radiodiagnosis
  11. Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  12. Paediatrics
  13. ENT
  14. Ophthalmologyordingly

NEET PG 2021 Exam Pattern 

Mode of the exam: The NEET PG 2021 is a computer-based test.

Duration of the exam: The NEET PG 2021 will be a 3-hour long examination.

Type of questions: NEET PG shall have questions in the form of MCQs.

Marking scheme: The candidates shall get 4 marks for every correct response while a negative mark of 1 mark is done for every wrong answer.

Distribution of the questions: The major sections and the total weightage is given in the table below. The candidates can check the important topics and thus prepare accordingly. (The weightage is as per last year)

TopicsMaximum Questions
Anatomy17
Physiology17
Biochemistry 16
Pathology25
Pharmacology20
Microbiology20
Forensic Medicine10
Social and Preventive Medicine25
General Medicine Including Dermatology & Venereology & Psychiatry45
General Surgery Including Orthopedics, Anaesthesia and Radiodiagnosis45
Obstetrics and Gynaecology30
Paediatrics10
ENT10
Ophthalmology10

NEET PG 2021 Preparation Tips

NEET PG Preparation Tips

The candidates who will fill the NEET PG application form should follow the preparation tips given in the space below to ace the exam with good marks:

  1. Go through the syllabus and mark your highs and lows accordingly.
  2. Make a strong time table which should give equal importance to all the subjects individually.
  3. If you are pursuing internship hand in hand then use your MBBS notes for revision during free time.
  4. Practice with the help of previous year papers and mock tests. In this way, you will get to know where you stand in the competition.
  5. Make ample space for revision, if you don’t revise then it might happen that you tend to forget minor details. Hence, it is very important to focus on practice and revision equally.

NEET PG 2021 Important Books

The important books related to each subject asked in the NEET PG 2021 examination is given below:

SubjectsImportant Books
AnatomySelf-Assessment and Review of Microbiology and Immunology
by Rachana Chaurasiya
PhysiologySmart Study Series: Physiology
by Vivek Nalgirkar
Biochemistry Self-Assessment and Review of Biochemistry
by Rebecca James Perumcheril
PathologyPathologic Basis of Disease
by Robbins & Vinay Kumar
PharmacologyReview of Pharmacology
by Gobind Rai Garg & Sparsh Gupta
MicrobiologySelf-Assessment & Review Microbiology & Immunology
by Rachana Chaurasia & Anshul Jain
Forensic MedicineSelf-Assessment & Review of Basic Subjects (Anatomy & Forensic Medicine)
by Arvind Arora
Social and Preventive MedicineReview of Preventive & Social Medicine (Including Bio-Statistics)
by Vivek Jain.
General Medicine Including Dermatology & Venereology & PsychiatryComplete review of medicine for NBE
by Deepak Marwah 
General Surgery Including Orthopedics, Anaesthesia and RadiodiagnosisOxford Handbook of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Obstetrics and GynaecologySelf- assessment and review of obstetrics & Gynecology
by Sakshi Arora
PaediatricsEssential Pediatrics
by O P Ghai
ENTENT for the entrance exam
by Manisha Sinha and Sachin Budhiraja
OphthalmologyComprehensive Ophthalmology
by AK Khurana Ruchi Rai

NEET PG 2021

National Board of Examination (NBE) conducts NEET PG exam to take admission into various MD/MS and PG Diploma Courses in both state and centrally held institutions. It is a national level entrance examination and the candidates need to prepare well to crack NEET PG 2021. NEET PG is conducted annually as an entrance examination to various PG courses. Candidates qualifying the exam can further attend NEET PG counselling for getting allotted seats on the basis of their ranks in the exam.

NEET PG Syllabus 2021 FAQs

Question: Where can I download the NEET PG Syllabus?

Answer: You can download the NEET PG syllabus from the link given in the article above.

Question: Is it mandatory to write the examination in English?

Answer: Yes, it is mandatory to write the NEET-PG examination in English.

Question: What are the important topics for NEET PG?

Answer: The important topics for NEET PG 2021 are given in the article above, the candidates can check it and prepare accordingly.

Question: What kind of questions are asked in the NEET PG exam?

Answer: The questions asked in the NEET PG examination are objective in nature and the candidates will have to mark the correct answer out of four options available.

Question: What is the duration of NEET-PG examination?

Answer: The duration of NEET-PG 2021 examination is 3 hours.

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