NATBOARD Fellowship Entrance Exam (FEE)

NATBOARD Fellowship Entrance Exam (FEE) is a centralized test through which the candidates are selected for a structured post doctoral training program that is of two years duration. The examination is conducted by the National Board of Examinations.

Important Dates and Parameters
Exam Date 22nd January, 2012
Exam Time The exam is of two hours duration, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
Fees The fee for Fellowship Entrance Examination is INR 3,650. The forms that have to be downloaded from the internet will cost an additional amount of INR 750.
Registration Closing Date The last date of submission of application form is over. It was on the 31st of October, 2011.
Eligibility Criteria: The candidates who are applying for this course will have to have MS/MD/DM/Mch/DNB degree. The degrees will have to be recognized by the Medical Council of India.
Admit Card Availability The admit cards will be sent to the eligible candidates through post. The list of eligible applicants along with the centers that have been allotted to them will also be posted on the official website of NBE.
Availability of Brochure and Forms The information brochure and the application forms can be downloaded from the official website of NBE.
Application Mode: (Cash, Demand Draft, Credit Card, net Banking) The deposition of fee has to be done through cash at any branch of Axis Bank and Indian Bank. Demand Drafts will not be accepted as per the rules of the NBE. There is no counter for fee deposition at the office of NBE.
Centers for the Examination FEE will be held at the following centers: Kolkata Delhi Bangalore Mumbai
Declaration of Results The results will be put up on the official website and the students will also be intimated through post. The students cannot opt for re-checking and re-evaluation.

List of Institutes accepting this score

Given below is a list of the affiliated institutes that accept the NATBOARD Fellowship Entrance Exam (FEE) score:

  • Yashoda Super Speciality Hospital, Andhra Pradesh
  • Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya, Assam
  • Global Hospitals Ltd., Andhra Pradesh
  • Escorts Heart Institute & Research Centre, Delhi
  • Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi
  • St. Stephen’s Hospital, Delhi
  • Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, Delhi
  • Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, Delhi
  • Manipal Hospital, Karnataka
  • Wockhardt Hospitals, Karnataka
  • Narayana Hrudayalaya, Karnataka
  • Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kerala
  • Craft Hospital & Research Centre, Kerala
  • Breach Candy Hospital Trust, Maharashtra
  • Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre, Maharashtra
  • Asian Heart Institute, Maharashtra
  • P.D. Hinduja National Hospital & Medical Research Centre, Maharashtra
  • Maharashtra Medical foundation, Maharashtra
  • Grant Medical Foundation, Maharashtra
  • Sundaram Medical Foundation, Tamil Nadu
  • M.M.M. Hospital & Institute of Cardio Vascular Diseases, Tamil Nadu
  • Apollo Hospital Enterprises, Tamil Nadu
  • GEM Hospital India Pvt. Ltd., Tamil Nadu
  • Ganga Medical Centre, Tamil Nadu
  • Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre, Tamil Nadu
  • Madras Institute Of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Tamil Nadu
  • Rabindra Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, West Bengal
  • Advanced Medicare and Research Institute, West Bengal
  • Institute of Reproductive Medicine, West Bengal

Recommended Books:

Some of the reference books have been listed below that will be beneficial for the candidates who are about to appear for the NATBOARD Fellowship Entrance Exam:

  • Microbiology by Ananthnarayan
  • Pharmacology by Tripathi
  • Biochemistry Books from Harper
  • Medicine Self Assessment Guide by Amit Ashish
  • Surgery by Bailey & Love

Syllabus: The NATBOARD Fellowship Entrance Exam (FEE) consists of 100 questions that carry one mark each. The syllabus is tabulated below with the subjects and the number of questions allotted to each of them:

Serial Number Subject Number of Questions
1 Main Specialty 50
2 Basic Sciences: Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Community Medicine, Pharmacology 25
3 Subspecialty 25

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