MBBS is an abbreviated form for Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery. A course which is one of the most attractive courses. The COVID-19 pandemic has shown the importance of an MBBS degree as doctors played a significant role in saving the lives of people. The period required for the completion of the course is 5-years and 6-months. Along with the completion of the course, students must complete a 1-year internship. There are a total of 511 colleges in India that offer MBBS courses. The number of colleges is made up of 250 government colleges and 261 private medical colleges. The Medical Council of India (MCI) has recognized 420 colleges while the other 95 colleges are accredited by UGC. All the medical colleges accept the application forms from students based on their NEET scores. Certain qualifications regarding the admission process are set by the Medical Council of India (MCI). The qualification criteria contain certain domicile rules. This rule differs from state to state. In Madhya Pradesh, there are a total of 13 colleges that offer MBBS courses. Let us learn more about the different colleges, eligibility criteria, domicile rule of the state, the responsible committee for conducting the counseling process.

Directorate of Medical Education is the concerned authority for MP MBBS 2020 admission. The authorities will start the registration process for the MBBS admission of MP in the third week of June 2020. Candidates who clear NEET can apply for Madhya Pradesh MBBS admission 2020 as well as BDS admissions. Prior to that a merit list for MP MBBS admission 2020 will be released containing names of eligible candidates. Eligibility of candidates will be determined on the basis of NEET scores and fulfilment of other factors. DME, MP will also avail the facility of correction window for MP MBBS 2020 admission in the fourth week of June.

The statistics can be summarized as:

Candidate= 58138
900 MBBS seats in 7 government colleges,
850 seats in 6 private colleges.

List of Government Medical colleges with total number of seats:


List of Colleges Total No. of Seats
Gandhi Medical College 150
Gajra Raja Medical College 150
Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College 150
Netaji Subash Chandra Bose Medical College 150
Shyam Shah Medical College 100
Bundelkhand Medical College 100
Datia Medical College 100


List of Private Medical Colleges with total number of seats :

List of Colleges Total No. of Seats
People’s College of Medical Science 150
Sri Aurobindo Institute of Medical Sciences 100
R D Gardi Medical College 150
Index Medical College 150
L.N. Medical College 150
Chirayu Medical College 150

Eligibility criteria for MBBS in Madhya Pradesh

  • Age limit- Candidate should at least be 17-years
  • Maximum age limit- The age of the aspirant should not be more than 25-years. Some exceptions are made in this rule for the category student.
  • Mandatory subjects- Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English should be the mandatory subjects.
  • Minimum marks- Aspirants should be able to score more than 50% aggregate in the above-stated subjects.
  • Domicile rule- Aspirant should be an indigene of Madhya Pradesh to meet the domicile criteria fixed by the government.

State Domicile Rules for getting 85% State Quota in Madhya Pradesh MBBS seats:

What is a domicile rule?

Let us learn in-depth about the domicile certificate. The certificate can be acquired from the local authority mostly the Tehsildar or the revenue department. The domicile certificate is evidence of a person’s permanent habitation. The eligibility norms for this certification diversify from state to state. Multiple states only assign certificates when an individual is a permanent occupant of the state. However, numerous states issue certificates after a person have lived in the state for many years based on the decision of the administration. In Madhya Pradesh, the certificate is issued to a person who is a permanent resident of the state or who has been living in the state for more than 5-years. The certificate can be acquired from Jan Seva Kendra. For online demand of certificate, a person can use the online portal i.e. MP e-District Portal. The certificate can be obtained from the Village Administrative Office and Circle Department. A 7-day duration is required for the issuing of the certificate. A certain amount is required as a part of the processing fees. Various certificates that may be demanded during the certificate-making manner include Adhar/Pan cards, passport photos, address proofs (such as service bills), etc. For the online demand of the certificate, people can get help from the official website. This rule is applicable for 85% of the seats. While the rest of the 15% of seats are reserved for the non-native students of Madhya Pradesh.

The counseling process in Madhya Pradesh is conducted by the Directorate of Medical Education (DME). This committee directs all 13 colleges of MP. DME conducts the counseling process and fills the seats according to the domicile rule. After the release of the result, the committee publishes a merit list. Students are enlisted according to their scores in NEET. All the enlisted students are assigned a certain place and time by the committee for the counseling. During the counseling process after a step called as a document, verification is of immense importance.

Only domicile holders of Madhya Pradesh can apply for MBBS and BDS courses offered under the 85% state quota.
Other than that the candidates who satisfy the below criteria can also avail the benefits:
• Candidates who are children of freedom fighters.
• Candidates who are wards of defence personnel.
• Children of Government of India employees who are serving in the state of Madhya Pradesh.

Documents required for MBBS Admission process in Madhya Pradesh are-

  • 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

For more details, visit the official website the Directorate of Medical Education,


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