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NEET MDS 2022: Merit List Released


NEET MDS 2022: The National Board of Examinations in Medical Science (NBEMS) has released the result cum merit list for NEET MDS 2022 for the National Eligibility Cumulative Entrance Test for Masters of Dental Surgery (NEET MDS) on July 15, 2022. The authorities will soon release NEET MDS 2022 counselling schedule on the official website. Candidates who pass the NEET MDS with the minimum cut off percentile will be able to participate in NEET MDS 2022 counselling process.

MCC will be responsible for holding counselling for the allocation of 1,326 MDS seats under All India Quota. Eligible candidates can register for NEET MDS counselling and fill and lock their choices using their application number and other details. Read on to learn more about NEET MDS 2022 result, merit list, cut off and counselling.

Latest Update: Click the direct link to check the NEET MDS 2022 merit list here.

NEET MDS 2022 Overview

Candidates can check an overview of MDS 2022 exam from the table below:

Name of the ExamNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate Dental courses
Level of ExamNational
Category of ExamPostgraduate
Exam conducting bodyNBE (National Board of Examination)
Exam Duration3 hours
Official Websitenatboard.edu.in

Scope of NEET MDS 2022 Exam

The NEET MDS 2022 exam is for the dental courses. This exam is valid for admission to the following admission criteria-

  1. 50% All India Quota seats for MDS admission.
  2. Admission to 50% State Quota seats for Union/States Territories of India (including J&K).
  3. MDS course admission to all private dental colleges, universities and institutions in India.
  4. MDS courses admission at Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions.
  5. Screening exam for dental surgeons such as BDS and MDS for Short Sevice Commission in Army Dental Corps.

NEET MDS 2022 Exam Dates

Candidates planning to appear for the NEET Masters of Dental Surgery 2022 exam should keep track of the latest events with dates. Check the schedule from the below-provided table.

EventsNEET MDS 2022 Important Dates
Release of Official Notification (Latest)March 1, 2022
NEET MDS 2022 Registration (Re-open)April 1, 2022 (3 PM Onwards)
Last day to submit NEET MDS 2022 Application FormApril 4, 2022 (Till 11:55 PM)
Final Edit Window to rectify Deficient/Incorrect ImagesApril 11, 2022, to April 13, 2022
Selective correction windowApril 20 (10 AM onwards) till April 22 (till 11:55 PM)
Issue of NEET MDS Admit Card 2022 April 25, 2022
NEET MDS 2022 Exam DateMay 2, 2022
Announcement of NEET MDS 2022 ResultJuly 15, 2022
NEET MDS Scorecard 2022July 27, 2022

NEET MDS 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The following are the basic requirements for appearing in NEET Masters of Dental Surgery:

  1. Candidates who want to take admission in Master in Dental Surgery courses must have the recognized degree of the Bachelor in Dental Surgery from a recognized university or institution. Such candidates should have undergone a compulsory rotatory internship of a year in a recognized dental college.
  2. Few universities are having the regulations that the candidates who are already pursuing the PG coirses in their University or in any other University will not be eligible for the admission till they complete the course.
  3. Aspirants should possess the one-year rotatory internship completion letter on or before March 31, 2022.

NEET MDS 2022 Application Form

NBE reopened the NEET MDS 2022 application window on the official website on March 21, 2022. Candidates who want to apply for the exam should fill out the form before March 30, 2022 (11:55 PM). Make sure to keep track of the exam events. Those who want to apply for MDS 2022 should also check the official website or bookmark this page. The application form can be filled out with the help of the steps mentioned below-

Steps to fill MDS 2022 Application Form

Candidates should follow the given steps to fill out the application form for the NEET Masters of Dental Surgery 2022-

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website of NTA NEET.
  • 2nd Step: Find and click on the link to fill out the MDS 2022 application form.
  • 3rd Step: Once you click on that link, the form will open on the screen. Now, fill in the required details such as passport size photograph, left-hand thumb impression and signature.
  • 4th Step: Submit the details, and the login credentials will be sent to the candidate’s registered email ID. The candidates can make a login to fill in the rest of the details and complete the application form.
  • 5th Step: Now, make payment for the application form. Cross-check the details once before making the final submission.
  • 6th Step: Submit the application form and take a printout of it for future reference.

How to Avail Selective Edit Window for NEET MDS 2022?

Applicants will be able to edit the uploaded photograph, webcam photograph, signature, and thumb impression in accordance with the guidelines established by the authorities. Candidates should be aware that after this time period, there will be no more opportunities to correct the incorrect images, which may result in the non-issuance of admit cards. Follow the steps mentioned below:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website nbe.edu.in.
  • 2nd Step: Select the ‘NEET-MDS’ tab.
  • 3rd Step: Enter the credentials and click ‘Applicant Login.’
  • 4th Step: Click the ‘Go to application form’ button.
  • 5th Step: Edit the images you have uploaded.
  • 6th Step: Click the ‘Submit’ button.
  • 7th Step: Logout from the window.

NEET MDS 2022 Exam Pattern

NBE is the exam conducting authority for the MDS 2022 exam. Candidates can refer to the below-provided NEET MDS 2022 exam pattern-

NEET MDS 2022 Exam PatternDetails
Exam ModeComputer-Based Mode
Exam Duration3 Hours
Type of QuestionsObjective
Total Number of Questions240
NEET MDS 2022 Marking Scheme+4 marks for each correct answer
-1 mark for each wrong answer
Exam MediumEnglish Language

NEET MDS 2022 Syllabus

The NEET MDS papers are divided into two-part, with 100 marks allotted to Part A and 140 marks allotted to Part B. The distribution of questions and topics is shown below.

MDS Part-A Syllabus

Go through the MDS Part-A subject-wise syllabus from the below table:

General Anatomy including
embryology and histology
General Human Physiology and
General Pathology and Microbiology
Dental Anatomy, Embryology & Oral
General Medicine
General Surgery
General and Dental Pharmacology and
General Pathology and Microbiology

MDS Part-B Syllabus

Go through the MDS Part-B subject-wise syllabus from the below table:

Dental Materials
Oral Pathology and Oral Microbiology
Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
Oral Medicine and Radiology
Orthodontics & Dentofacial
Prosthodontics and Crown & Bridge
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics
Public Health Dentistry

NEET MDS 2022 Best Books

The candidates need to refer to the proper study material so that they can prepare well. With the help of the correct study material, candidates can score well and cover the complete syllabus. Below, we have provided a list of the best books for the MDS 2022 exam preparation-

Name of the BookAuthors
BhatiaRitu Duggal
Dental PulseK. Satheesh Kumar Reddy
Dental Matrix AIIMSSourabh Madaan, Priyanka Madaan
AIPG Solved 10 years papersNeeraj Wahdwan’s
Dental Explore Vol – 2Swapna Medical Publishers

NEET MDS 2022 Admit Card

NEET Masters of Dental Surgery 2022 admit card was released online on the official website of NBE on April 25, 2022. Candidates who have successfully filled out the registration form can download the admit card once it releases. Such candidates will be informed through SMS or email alerts.

Steps to Download NEET MDS 2022 Admit Card

The admit card will not be sent to the candidates via post or offline mode. Aspirants need to download the admit card from the official website by following the steps mentioned below:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website nbe.edu.in.
  • 2nd Step: Click on the NEET MDS 2022 tab.
  • 3rd Step: When you get to the website, click on the NEET MDS 2022 admit card link.
  • 4th Step: Enter the user ID and password provided at the time of registration.
  • 5th Step: Download NEET MDS Hall Ticket 2022.
  • 6th Step: Check the details mentioned on the admit card.
  • 7th Step: Print three to four copies of the NEET Masters of Dental Surgery Call Letter 2022.
  • 8th Step: Attach a passport-sized photograph to the designated space on the admit card.

Important Instructions-

  1. The photograph size should be a minimum of 35×45 mm with at least 75% area on the photograph that should be covered with the candidate’s head and face.
  2. The photograph should be coloured with white background.
  3. Make sure, in the photograph, there should not have any reflection or shadow on the face with red eyes.
  4. The photograph needs to be printed on high-quality paper with good resolution.
  5. Make sure in the photograph that there must not have scratches, stains and kinks.

NEET MDS 2022 Exam Centres

The tentative list of MDS 2022 exam centres is as follows-

Exam CentreExam CentreExam Centre

Note –

  1. The exact exam centre venue details will be announced soon through the admit card.
  2. Candidates are advised to make their own arrangements to reach the exam centre.
  3. While filling up the online application form, the candidates need to fill in the details to choose the city in which they want to take the test.
  4. The city choice will depend on the availability of the exam centres in a particular city.
  5. Candidates will be informed regarding their test venue through the admit card.

NEET MDS 2022 Result

The MDS exam result will be declared soon on the official website. The result will be released in the online mode only. Candidates who will qualify for the exam can check their scorecard from the NBE website. There will be no provision for re-evaluation or rechecking of the responses marked by the candidates. NEET MDS 2022 result will be valid only through the current academic year. MDS 2022 rank is the candidate’s overall merit position among all who have appeared for the exam.

How to Download NEET MDS 2022 Result?

1st Step: Go to natboard.edu.in and click on the NEET MDS 2022 result link.
2nd Step: The NEET MDS Merit List 2022 PDF will be displayed on the screen.
3rd Step: To get the MDS result 2022, press Ctrl+F and enter the roll number.
4th Step: Check your roll number, marks out of 960, and NEET Masters of Dental Surgery 2022 rank.
5th Step: Click the download button to get the pdf.

FAQs for NEET MDS 2022

Here are some of the most frequently asked questions and their answers on the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test for Masters of Dental Surgery 2022:

Q.1: What is the exam date for NEET MDS 2022?
Ans: The NEET MDS 2022 exam date was postponed by 4-6 weeks by NBEMS and MoHFW. The new exam date was May 2, 2022.

Q.2: Who is the conducting authority of NEET MDS exam?
Ans: NBE (National Board of Examination) is the exam conducting body for this exam.

Q.3: How many seats are offered through NEET MDS 2022?
Ans: NEET MDS 2022 offers a total of 6,228 seats for admission.

Q.4: When will the scorecard for NEET MDS 2022 be released?
Ans: The scorecard for the NEET MDS 2022 will be released on July 27, 2022.

Q.5: When will the merit list for NEET MDS 2022 be released?
Ans: The NEET MDS 2022 merit list was released on July 15, 2022.

Related Links –

NEET PG SyllabusNEET PG Toppers
NEET PG Admit CardNEET PG Exam Pattern
NEET PG Counselling

Hopefully, we have provided you with all the required information related to the NEET MDS Entrance Exam 2022. If you have any queries do reach out to us. We will surely get back to you.

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