The National Board of Examinations was established in 1975 with the prime objective of improving the quality of the Medical Education by elevating the level and establishing standards of post graduate examinations in modern medicine on an all India basis. The Board at present conducts postgraduate and postdoctoral examinations in 54 disciplines approved by the Board for the award of Diplomate of National Board. A number of these exams have been converted to computer-based tests and are listed below.
DIPLOMATE OF NATIONAL BOARD CENTRALISED ENTRANCE TEST (DNB-CET)
Conducted twice a year, the next DNB-CET testing window will be from 15 November – 21 November 2013 across 38 cities. Candidates who are in possession of MBBS degree / Provisional Pass Certificate recognised as per the provisions of the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and possess permanent / provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the Medical Council of India and have completed one year of internship / likely to complete on or before 31 Jan 2014 may apply for DNB-CET January 2014 Admission Session. A candidate can only appear once during the testing window.
Candidates need to purchase an Information Bulletin-cum-Examination Fee Voucher (Rs. 4250) from selected Axis Bank branches before going online to register for and schedule their test via www.cet.natboard.edu.in. Candidates will be able to select their preferred location, date and time during this process. Only options available at the point of scheduling will be shown to candidates. Once the candidate has completed his/her scheduling process, there will be no option to reschedule. The list of test centres is available on www.cet.natboard.edu.in.
Sale of DNB-CET Examination Fee Voucher 3 Oct – 1 Nov 2013
Registration / Scheduling for DNB-CET 3 Oct – 3 Nov 2013
DNB-CET Testing Window 15 Nov – 21 Nov 2013