NBE Releases Schedule For FMGE Dec 2022, Application Opens From Today

September 9, 2022

The National Board of Examination for Medical Sciences (NBEMS) has released the important dates for the conduct of Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (FMGE), December 2022 on September 9, 2022. The students are advised to refer to the issued Information Bulletin available at the official website of NBEMS. 

As per the information bulletin, the applications for FMGE Dec 2022 would be open for the students from 3:00 PM onwards and would remain open till 29th September 2022. During this time, the eligible students are required to complete the application procedure with the submission of all the required documents and information.

FMGE Dec 2022: Key Highlights
S.No.ProcessImportant Dates
Online Submission of Applications9th September (3 PM Onwards) to 29th September 2022 (Till 11:55 PM)
Edit Window for All Payment Success Applications (Any information/documents can be edited except Name, Nationality, Email, Mobile number and Test City)5th October to 10th October 2022
Final Edit Window to rectify Deficient/Incorrect Images (No further opportunity shall be given) Photograph Signatures Thumb Impression1st November 2022 to 6th November 2022
Opportunity to rectify deficiencies related to documents upload in the application:
Primary Medical Qualification Certificate (PMQC) Apostille/Attestation of PMQC by Indian embassy concerned Eligibility Certificate or Admission Letter Proof of Citizenship
Through Online Deficient Document Submission 
Portal will be closed on 10th November 2022 at 11:55 PM
Final opportunity to rectify deficiencies related to documents upload in the application18th November (11 AM onwards) to 20th November 2022 (Till 11:55 PM)
Issue of Admit Card28th November 2022
Examination Date4th December 2022
Declaration of ResultBy 30th December 2022

Eligibility Criteria To Apply For FMGE Dec 2022

  • The Candidate must be a citizen of India or Overseas Citizen of India
  • The candidate should possess a primary medical qualification, which is confirmed by the Indian Embassy concerned, to be a recognized qualification for enrolment as medical practitioner in the country in which the institution awarding the said qualification is situated.
  • The result of final examination for the said primary medical qualification should have been declared on or before 31st October 2022. 
  • Candidates must note that it is mandatory for them to submit proof /documentary evidence that clearly establishes that the result of the final examination for such a primary medical qualification was declared on or before the cut-off date i.e. 31st October 2022. 
  • The candidate should have obtained ‘Eligibility Certificate’ from the National Medical Commission (or the erstwhile Medical Council of India) as per the ‘Eligibility Requirement for taking admission in an undergraduate medical course in a Foreign Medical Institution Regulations, 2002’. 
  • Candidates are therefore advised to apply for FMGE only if they possess with them all the documents required to apply for the examination, including the Eligibility Certificate (if applicable) and the Provisional Pass Certificate/ Degree Certificate of their Primary Medical Qualification duly apostilled/ attested by Indian Embassy concerned.
  • Candidates may also refer to Screening Test Regulations, 2002 & all its amendments, Regulations on Graduate Medical Education and Eligibility Certificate Regulations before applying for FMGE and confirm their eligibility for registration as medical practitioner in India.
  • Eligibility of candidates who have been issued admit cards for the examination shall be purely provisional and if ineligibility is detected at any stage of FMGE, the candidature shall be canceled even if the result has been declared and/or the Pass Certificate has been issued

In case of more queries, about the eligibility criteria the students are requested to contact the board via the official websites- https://nbe.edu.in & https://natboard.edu.in. 

How To Apply For FMGE Dec 2022?

  1. Visit the official website of NBEMS and choose the window directing for FMGE.
  2. Click on the Application link available at the right side under FMGE Dec 2022
  3. Complete the new user registration and save the password for the future.
  4. Complete all the details, step by step as guided
  5. Fill in the application fee and submit your application.
  6. Take the printout of the final application.
  7. Edit the details/documents as, when and if required, depending upon the available options in the edit window.