National Board of Examinations (NBE) has released the exam dates for Diplomate of National Board Centralized Entrance Test 2016 (DNB CET 2016). This exam is scheduled to be held from November 28 to December 1, 2015. DNB CET is conducted by National Board of Examinations (NBE) twice in a year to facilitate the admission process to DNB Board Specialty and Post MBBS Direct 6 years super specialty courses.
Candidates can apply for the test through online mode and they can also choose test center, date and time for examination.
Candidates, who possess a MBBS degree/provisional pass certificate recognized by the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and possess permanent / provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification delivered by the Medical Council of India/ State Medical Council, and also have completed one year internship or expected to complete before January 31, 2016 can apply for DNB CET 2016 examination through online mode.
Syllabus for the exam will be issued by Medical Council of India with prior approval of Government of India as per the Graduate Medical Education Regulation. There will be 300 multiple choice questions in this paper. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.
Candidates, who qualified the written test, are required to appear for a centralized merit based counseling held by National Board of Examination. This counseling is conducted for allotment of seats at NBE accredited medical colleges/hospitals/institutions. As per the rank of the students, they will be to opt NBE accredited medical colleges/hospitals/institutions.