Is NEET required to MBBS Study Abroad Latest Update

Yes or No NEET Mandatory to Pursue MBBS is Bangladesh

NEET Mandatory this year to Apply in Foreign Medical Universities you will find this answer in this article.

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), the common national level entrance exam conducted for admission to medical courses, has been made mandatory for pursuing MBBS medical course abroad, according to a notification by the Medical Council of India (MCI). Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare had last year approved a proposal of MCI, the medical education regulator in the country, to amend the Screening Test Regulations, 2002, making it mandatory to qualify NEET to pursue foreign medical courses.

The new regulations came into force from the date of publication in the official Gazette, which is March 15.

According to the notification, “the result of NEET shall be valid for a period of three (3) years from the date of declaration of result, entitling a candidate to pursue MBBS or equivalent medical course including pre-medical/language course, if any, followed by MBBS or equivalent medical course” for taking admission in an undergraduate medical course in a foreign medical institution.


A official Gazette grab from MCI’s notification which makes NEET mandatory for pursuing MBBS abroad.

Eligibility Requirement for Taking Admission in an Undergraduate Medical Course in a Foreign Medical Institution Regulation, 2002

MCI New Rule for NEET Appeared Candidates Click Here

Earlier This year MCI publish Circular about “NEET now mandatory for Indian candidates wishing for Medical Study Abroad”

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For candidates who wish to go abroad, to join medical courses in Foreign Universities like Bangladesh.

NEET Required from 2019 onward

Before this, Indian students were allowed to pursue medical education abroad and have to qualify a Screening Test called Foreign Medical Graduates Exam (FMGE), for registration to practice in India after obtaining primary medical qualification (MBBS) overseas.

Currently, students who wish to study medicine in any government or private medical college in India have to clear NEET which came into existence from 2016.

At present, according to PTI, a student who wishes to take up a medical course has to obtain an essentiality certificate from the MCI for admission in any medical college outside India.

Every year, around 1,500 Indian students go Bangladesh to study medicine.

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MBBS aspirations who clear NEET with minimum qualifying score this year can hope to enroll in overseas MBBS colleges without any constraints.

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Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council (BM&DC)Circular for Medical Admission