West Bengal Post Graduate Medical/Dental Admission Test (WB PG MAT) is a state level conducting entrance examination by The West Bengal University of Health Sciences www.wbuhsexams.in for the admissions to Post Graduate Degree and Diploma medical courses at various institutes in the state of West Bengal. Through WBPGMAT 2017 the candidates can take up admissions to 5 seats in MS, 19 seats in MD, 15 seats in Diploma and 7 seats in MNS courses.
Eligibility Criteria for WBPGMAT 2017
- Only the candidates belongs to India are eligible to apply.
- The applicant must be a permanent resident and domicile in the state of west Bengal.
- The applicant must have passed M.B.B.S./B.D.S from a recognized institute that affiliated with the Medical Council of India/ Dental Council Of India
- The applicant must have completed their Internship on or before April 30, 2017.
Note: The candidates now undergoing compulsory internship are also eligible for attending WB PG MAT 2017 but they likely to complete the internship on or before April 30, 2017.
It’s a pen and paper mode entrance examination and the exam syllabus for the same is prescribed by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and the Dental Council of India (DCI).
- There should be separate exam for Medical and Dental Candidates. The Medical exam comprises of 200 questions whereas dental exam consisted of 100 questions.
- Each right answer will get 1 Marks. There’s no negative marking system for incorrect or unanswered questions.
Important Dates (Tentative)
|WB PG MAT 2017 application beginning date||First day of December 2016|
|Last date to Submit application Forms||Fourth week of December 2016|
|Offline payment through downloaded e-challan||Fourth week of December 2016|
|Date for downloading admit card||First week of January 2017|
|WB PG medical and Dental exam date||First week of January 2017|
|Declaration of result||On or before February 07, 2017|
|Date of Counseling
|Starts After Two- Three weeks of declaring results|
|Classes commencing Date
|May First week 2017|
Note: All the listed Important Dates of WB PG MAT 2017 are written here on the basis of previous year exam pattern. We will update this category whenever there’s a new notification occurring on the source website.
The application form of WB PG MAT 2017 is expected to out in the month of December 2017. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply for it online. Only the candidates who submitted the application form on or before the deadline are considered for reviewing. Further information regarding Application fees, Results, etc details will added to this space on later.
The admit card of WB PG MAT 2017 will available only online. The institute will not send admit card either by Post or via email.
The controller of exams will release the results of WB PG MAT 2017 on its official website (http://www.wbuhsexams.in/Display_Info/frm_Result.aspx). To view the results, the applicant must have to enter Identification Number/User ID and Password. By any means if the candidate lost the password, click then ‘Forgot Password’ link to recover them forgotten password. The minimum marks percentage required for qualifying general category is 50%, while the candidates belonging to SC/ST categories need to secure a minimum of 40% in WB PG MAT 2017.