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National Medical Commission


National Medical Commission sets up anti-ragging panel, seeks details of suicides by students

October 04, 2022 9:43 am

The committee, chaired by the president of the Under-Graduate Medical Education Board, Dr Aruna Vanikar, reviewed ragging complaints from students and parents during its first meeting held late last month.

Govt extends time limit for holding NExT till September 2024

September 30, 2022 9:34 am

According to the NMC Act, the commission has to conduct a common final year undergraduate medical examination NExT within three years of it coming into force.

NEET PG counselling 2022: One day halt will not affect the counselling schedule, says DGHS

September 30, 2022 9:19 am

NEET PG counselling 2022: The DGHS statement on twitter said, “Due to software/ web portal upgradation, some seats were not visible to few candidates during choice filling.”

Can’t admit medical undergrads from Ukraine in India: govt to SC

September 16, 2022 8:29 am

In its affidavit filed in the Supreme Court, the Union Ministry of Health pointed out it had already introduced some “proactive measures to assist the returnee students”.

Week after NEET UG results, medical aspirants fret over admission and uncertainty over fee

September 15, 2022 10:36 am

The NEET result was declared last week on September 8. According to the parents of aspiring medical students, this is generally the time for them to make financial arrangements for fees.

NMC revises MBBS curriculum: 'Sodomy' and 'lesbianism' no longer defined as unnatural sexual offences

August 25, 2022 10:26 am

“Some of the definitions and modules are remnants from British era. The changes have been made to make medical education in accordance of current laws,” said Dr Sudhir Gupta, HoD of Forensic Medicine at AIIMS, Delhi.

NMC urges medical colleges to take care of PG students' mental health, well-being

August 11, 2022 9:08 am

The commission has also asked these colleges to submit action-taken reports on the issue as well as the practice they follow with special mention of cases of suicide, gender bias and incidences of dishonour to a woman's decency.

National Medical Commission allows persecuted minorities from Pakistan to practice medicine after exam

August 07, 2022 12:04 pm

This will be applicable only for people who fled Pakistan and obtained citizenship in India on or before December 31, 2014.

'Ukraine not willing to take back Indian students': Minister to Rajya Sabha

August 07, 2022 1:18 pm

Meenakshi Lekhi said that while the ground situation is not fit for Indian students to return, Ukrainian side has reiterated its willingness to allow Indian students to continue their courses online.

NMC directs private deemed universities to reduce fee for 50% medical seats

August 03, 2022 3:27 pm

The Prime Minister in March had announced that the fee for half the sanctioned seats in private medical colleges will be reduced to match the fee in government colleges.