The National Testing Agency is the accountable authority for the handling and directing various processes of NEET. The multiple responsibilities of NTA constitute the formulation of NEET question paper, declaration of results, the announcement of the cut-off list as per several categories, governing the processes of admission carried out by the state authorities, etc. In Gujarat, the accountable authority to direct the admission process through is the Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Courses (ACPUGMEC). There is a total of 24 medical colleges in Gujarat. These numbers include 7 government medical colleges and 16 private medical colleges and 1 deemed college. Let us learn in-depth about the eligibility criteria, domicile rule of the state, documents required for the process of verification.

Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Courses (ACPUGMEC) is the authority responsible for conducting Gujarat MBBS 2020 admissions. All the candidates who fulfil eligibility criteria can participate in the processes for admission to Gujarat MBBS 2020. The registration for Gujarat NEET admission 2020 commences in the second week of June, which requires the candidates to report in person for document verification in the fourth week of June 2020. The authorities will release merit list for Gujarat NEET 2020 admission in the first week of July 2020, based on the NEET details filled by candidates in the application form.
Those who are included in the merit list for admission to Gujarat MBBS/BDS 2020 will be called for the online counselling. Qualifying  NEET 2020 with the minimum qualifying percentile is a requirement for Gujarat MBBS admission 2020. Candidates will have to fill and lock choices of college and course on the basis of priorities for Gujarat MBBS 2020 admission.

The statistics can be summarized as:
79865 Candidates
3650 MBBS seats in 7 government medical colleges ,
2400 seats in 16 private medical colleges
150 seats in 1 deemed university.


List of MBBS seats in Government Medical Colleges:

Name of Medical College Total Seats
B. J. Medical College, Ahmedabad 250
Govt. Medical College, Baroda 250
M. P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar 250
Govt. Medical College, Surat 250
P. D. U. Medical College, Rajkot 150
Govt. Medical College, Bhavnagar 150
Government Medical College, Silvassa ,Dadra & Nagar Haveli (NEW) 10
Total 1310


List of Seats in Private Medical Colleges:

List of Colleges Total Seats
CU Shah Medical College 100
GMERS Medical College, Junagadh 150
Parul Institute of Medical Sciences & Research 150
GMERS Medical College, Hadiyol 150
GMERS Medical College, Vadnagar 150
GMERS Medical College, Gotri 150
GMERS Medical College, Sola 150
GMERS Medical College, Nanakwada 150
GMERS Medical College, Dharpur Patan 150
GMERS Medical College, Gandhinagar 150
Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences 150
GCS Medical College 150
Pramukhswami Medical College 100
Smt. NHL Municipal Medical College 250
Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research 150
Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation Medical Education Trust Medical College 150

Eligibility criteria for MBBS in Gujarat

  • The aspirant should not be less than 17-years.
  • The age of the applicant should not exceed 25-years. The age limit for category students is more bounteous than general category students.
  • Scores achieved in std. 12th should be more exceeding than 50% sum.
  • Main subjects in std. 12th should be an aggregate of PCB with English as an elective language.
  • Applicant must be a native of Gujarat or should fit in the criteria set by the state for the domicile rule.

The state Domicile Rules for getting 85% state quota seats:

Each state utilizes the domicile rule. This rule permits the competent authority to confirm students depending on their original state. A domicile certificate is a confirmation of stable habitation granted to a person by the state administration. With this certificate, one can take the opportunities provided by the state administration. The state administration of Gujarat grants the certificate to the person who is a permanent resident of the state or who has completed more than 10-years of residence in the state.

The certificate can be received via online or offline mode. Different certificates that can be demanded during certificate formation are Adhar/Pan card, passport photo, address proof (such as utility bills), etc. For the online conception of certificates, people can take the help of the official website of their states. The remaining 15% of the quota is kept for international students or students who attend through the quota management policy.

In Gujarat, the accountable authority to direct the admission process through is the Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Courses (ACPUGMEC). This committee handles the admission process for 24 medical schools. The 24 colleges constitute 6200 MBBS seats. After the declaration of the cut-off list by NTA, the committee releases the merit list. All the qualified students who are enlisted in the merit list are given notifications regarding the counseling process. Gujarat follows the 85% quota rule. With the help of this rule, local students are given reservations for 85% of the seats. For the remaining 15% of the seats, the counseling is conducted by the Medical Council of India (MCI). Students are advised to frequently visit the official website of NTA and ACPUGMEC. The official websites of these authorities are www.ntaneet.nic.in & www.medguj.nic.in respectively.

Medical aspirants must be a domicile of the state for admission to Gujarat MBBS.
The applicants seeking admissions for the medical programmes must satisfy the domicile criteria of Gujarat.

  • Candidates must have passed their 10+2 from the state board of Gujarat.
    • Candidates who cleared their 12th Boards from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas (JNVs) located outside Gujarat are eligible. If they have studied in any JNVs located in Gujarat till 8th standard, they are also considered eligible for the seats.
    • OCI, PIO, NRI candidates are required to get a permit from ACPUGMEC.
    The candidates are informed that if the “Domicile Certificate” of one’s application is found incorrect then the admission will stand cancelled automatically by the ACPUGMEC, Gandhinagar and further action will be taken as per rule.

For more details, visit the official website of Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Courses (ACPUGMEC),


Documents required for MBBS admission process in Gujarat


  • Printout of application form
  • NEET-UG result
  • NEET-UG Admit Card
  • Class 10 Mark Sheet
  • Class 12 Mark Sheet
  • Caste Certificate
  •  Income Certificate
  •  Domicile Certificate
  • Passport Size Photographs

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