DNB CET 2019 Exam Pattern

DNB CET 2019 Exam Pattern

The DNB CET 2019 examination will be conducted only in one session and in online mode only. The candidates are required to go through the marking scheme of the examination:

Response Marks
Correct Response 4 marks awarded
Incorrect Response 1 mark will be deducted
Unattempted Answers No negative marking
There will be a total of 300 questions and the paper will be divided into Part A and Part B.
There will be MCQ type of questions in the exam.
There will be 25% negative marking.
The candidates will be given an option to mark answers for review. It allows the candidates to go through these answers before the end of the examination.
The candidates can attempt the mock test which will be available on the official website.
Following is the detailed distribution of questions:

Sr no. Subject Weightage
For Part A
1 Anatomy 24
2 Physiology 24
3 Biochemistry 24
4 Pathology 18
5 Microbiology 18
6 Pharmacology 18
7 Forensic Medicine 12
8 Ophthalmology 12
For Part B
9 ENT 12
10 SPM, Statistics & Biomedical
Research 24
11 General Medicine 26
12 Psychiatry 6
13 Dermatology & STD 6
14 General Surgery 25
15 Orthopedics 5
16 Anaesthesiology 5
17 Radiology 5
18 Obstetrics & Gynaecology 24
19 Paediatrics 12
Grand Total 300
DNB CET 2019 Syllabus

The questions for the entrance examination will be based on the subjects and knowledge areas as per the Graduate Medical Education Regulations which is issued by the Medical Council of India.