NEET exemption for foreign study for MBBS or equivalent medical course
Medical Council of India; Pocket -14, Sector -8, Dwarka, New Delhi -110077, has announced the decision of the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, to grant a one-time exemption from the requirement of NEET, in respect of Indian Citizens, who had not at all registered for NEET 2018 and desire to take admission in MBBS or equivalent medical course in a medical university outside the country during 2018-19.
To avail this exemption, the person should furnish an undertaking that he/she had not registered/appeared for NEET 2018 and that they will obtain an Eligibility Certificate from the Medical Council of India, prior to admission / joining the foreign medical institute.
The Council may at its discretion verify from the CBSE whether such undertaking is genuine or not. In case, the undertaking is found to be fake/false/forged, appropriate action as permissible in law, including cancellation of Eligibility Certificate would be taken against such candidates.
The decision is pursuant to the Order dated 30/08/2018 passed by the Hon'ble High Court of Delhi at New Delhi in WP(C) No.8091/2018, on the matter of grant of exemption from the requirement of NEET in respect of Indian Citizens who are desirous to take admission in MBBS or equivalent medical course in medical universities outside the country.
The announcement of MCI is available at the ‘Latest News’ link of www.mciindia.org/CMS