National Board of Examinations
Misc./NBE/2010 Dated: 5th April 2010
Ř It is brought to notice of all applicants desirous of appearing in DNB examinations that the NBE shall be conducting examinations in year 2010 as per the calendar of examinations already published by NBE on 31st December 2009 at its website www.natboard.edu.in (copy of the same is enclosed herein for reference).
Ř The NBE remains committed to conduct the above mentioned examinations in time and shall strictly adhere to the timeframes and ensure adequate communication to applicants desirous of appearing in these exams.
Ř It may also be noted that the information bulletin for the examinations conducted by NBE is made available on the website of NBE as and when released by NBE, copy of the information bulletin containing dates of exam, eligibility criteria, terms and conditions, results etc. can be downloaded free of cost from NBE website or obtained from selected branches of Indian Bank.
Ř Insofar as the schedule of subjects in which the examinations shall be conducted in June 2010 is concerned, the same is finalized as per the duly approved scheme upheld and approved by Hon’ble Supreme Court/High Court; the same was challenged vide writ petition no. 2507/2008 before the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi. This writ petition was dismissed as withdrawn. Further, another writ petition was filed subsequently on the same matter CWP No. 2713/2008 before Hon’ble High Court of Delhi and the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi at New Delhi dismissed the writ petition.
Ř The specialty of DNB Cardiology and Family Medicine has been included in the schedule for June 2010 examinations in compliance of the above policy duly approved & in compliance with judgment(s) of Hon’ble Supreme Court / High Court as the number of candidates undertaking examinations in the specialty is in excess of one hundred.
Ř The aforesaid order of Hon’ble High Court was challenged vide LPA no. 312/2008. The Division Bench of the Hon’ble High Court has dismissed the aforesaid appeal. This matter is also settled by the SLP no. 8506/2006.
Ř The next session of DNB Final examinations is being conducted by NBE on 12th and 13th June 2010 as per the calendar of examinations of NBE.
Ř Information bulletin for the same has been published by NBE and can be obtained from website www.natboard.edu.in or selected branches of Indian Bank.
For Examination Schedule, Pls. download the file.