MBBS is the most sought after course in India. Every year, over 16 lakhs students appear in NEET for about 75000 seats across India. These seats are further divided into various quotas. We have All India Quota, State Quotas, General-Non General Quota, ESI Quota , Management seats and so on. The entire counselling process is quite complicated.
The NEET shall be conducted in pen and paper based mode in June 2020. The counselling of NEET 2020 will be conducted entirely in online mode. As per records, about 235 medical colleges will participate in the NEET Counselling process 2020.
A total of three rounds of NEET 2020 counselling will be organised including a mop-up round. The mop up round of counselling will be conducted only for Deemed/Central University and ESIC College admit-cards.
The NEET Under Graduate (MBBS/BDS) aspirant candidates are expected to be prepared for the Counselling and Seat Allotment for MBBS/ BDS seats under 15% All India Quota from June 19, 2020 (Tentative). The State level counselling for filling the 85% seats are, however, the responsibility of the respective state authorities. The candidates who had appeared for NEET 2020 and had cleared the NEET Cut Off was demanded by the respective colleges can apply for admission in that college through counselling. The allotment of seats will be as per their merit, category, and availability of seats in colleges.
The Medical Counseling Committee of the Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India is the responsible authority for conducting counseling for All India Quota seats/ Institutional Quota/ Domicile (internal candidates) of Central Universities (Aligarh Muslim University/ Banaras Hindu University/ University of Delhi/Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi), (wards of ESIC insured persons) seats of colleges under Employee State Insurance Corporation and Armed Forces Medical College, Pune for the Under graduate sessions.
Tentative Schedule: ( based on last year process)
|First Round Of Counselling|
|Registration and Payment||June 19 – 26, 2020 (5:00 PM)|
|Fee Payment Facility||June 26, 2020 (7:00 PM)|
|Choice Filling and Seat Locking||June 26 (4:00 PM) – June 27 (11:00 AM)|
|Processing of Seat Allotment||June 27 – 30, 2020|
|First Counselling Result||July 1, 2020|
|Reporting to colleges||July 1 – 6, 2020|
|Second Round Of Counselling|
|Registration and Payment||July 11 – 13, 2020 (5:00 PM)|
|Fee Payment Facility||July 13, 2020 (12 Noon)|
|Choice Filling and Seat Locking||July 12, 2020 (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM)|
|Processing of Seat Allotment||July 13 – 15, 2020|
|Second Counselling Result||July 18, 2020|
|Reporting to colleges||July 18 – 25, 2020|
|MOP-UP Round For Central/Deemed Universiry/ ESIC Only|
|Registration and Payment||August 13 – 15, 2020 (5:00 PM)|
|Fee Payment Facility||August 16, 2020 (2:00 PM)|
|Choice Filling and Seat Locking||August 16, 2020 (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM)|
|Processing of Seat Allotment||August 17, 2020|
|Third Counselling Result||August 18, 2020|
|Reporting to colleges||August 20 – 26, 2020|
Eligibility for counseling:
Candidates who qualifies the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) are eligible to apply for the counselling. The candidates need to have obtained a minimum of 50th percentile for general category, 40th percentile for SC/ ST/ OBC and 45th percentile for general-physically handicapped in NEET 2020 to be considered qualified in the exam. The ministry releases the list of qualified candidates under All India Quota excluding candidates from Jammu and Kashmir to take part in 15% AIQ Counselling.
NEET Counseling Process:
Step1: Register for Counseling:
The counselling process to fill 15% All India Quota Seats is conducted in two rounds followed by a mop-up round by the Medical Council for India(MCI). The registration process for counselling are given below stepwise:
Step I) Take the official website of MCC and click ‘New Registration’. Enter your details, they’ve asked like Roll Number, Application Number, Candidate name, Mother name, Date of Birth, Mobile number, Email ID and Security Pin as per your admit card. This will create a unique Roll No. and Password for the candidate and these are to be used while registering for NEET Counselling.
Step II) After this, now login to the MCC website and click on ‘Candidate login’.
Step III) This will redirect you to a new page where you will have to enter more details like Name, Roll No, Registration No., Mother’s Name, Contact No., etc and click ‘Submit’.
Step IV) All your details as per the NTA database will be displayed, which you will have to verify. Click on ‘Confirm Registration’ and this will generate a Registration Slip. It is advisable to save this page for future references.
Step 2: NEET Counselling Fee Payment
The next step after successful registration, is to pay a refundable and non-refundable NEET 2020 counselling fee. The candidates can pay the fee through an online medium like Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking. Candidates can check the NEET counselling fee 2020 in the table given below:
|Category||Non-Refundable Registration Fee||Refundable Tuition Fee|
|–||15% AIQ/ Central Universities||Deemed Universities||15% AIQ/ Central Universities||Deemed Universities|
|UR||INR 1,000||INR 5,000||INR 10,000||INR 2,00,000|
|SC/ST/OBC/PwD||INR 500||INR 5,000||INR 5,000||INR 2,00,000|
Step 3: Option Entry and Choice Locking
Choice Locking facility is up only for a specific time period on a given day.
The candidates must be aware that the admission is granted on the basis of merit i.e. NEET score and also considers the preferences submitted during the counselling process. In this step, the candidates must fill up his/her choices by viewing the list of colleges on the screen. You can give as many choices as desired and you must keep in mind your marks while doing so. After this, the candidates can prioritize their choices in the list by moving them up or down, interchange choices and delete choices.
After confirming, enter your password and click on ‘Lock Choices’. This cannot be altered and hence one needs to be very careful with locking choices. You can also take a printout of the locked choices which has details including locking date and time, IP Address of computer and system generated Unique no.
Step 4: Release of Seat Allotment Result
After each round of counselling, MCC releases seat allotment results in the form of a list. Each selected candidates will be issued a seat allotment letter. The candidates are expected to report to the allotted colleges with the allotment letter and other documents to finish admission process.
List of Documents for NEET 2020 Counselling
Original documents along with attested photocopies are to be carried by the candidates to the counselling process. The following are the list of essential documents required during the NEET Counselling.
• NEET Admit Card
• NEET 2020 Result/Rank Letter
• Class X Certificate and Mark sheet
• Class XII Certificate and Mark sheet
• 8 passport sized photographs (Same as the one affixed on the application form)
• NEET Seat Allotment letter
• Proof of Identity (Aadhar card/PAN card/Passport/ Driving License)
• Category Certificate (if applicable)
Counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats:
The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Government of India holds the Counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats.
• All deemed, central, state universities participate in online counselling.
• Seats of ESIC and AFMC, BHU & AMU will also be filled in this counselling.
• Candidates will apply for 15% All India Quota seats as per the directions of DGHS and seats left vacant after 2 rounds of Counselling will be adjusted in mop-up round.
• Those candidates who take part in All India Counselling can also participate in State Counselling of their respective states.
Counselling for 85% State Quota Seats:
As for State quota and other seats coming under the control of each respective states, candidates an apply to their domicile states and a merit list will be prepared by concerned Counselling Authorities as per State rules and based on All India Rank .
• The State Counselling Authority will be conducting counselling for Private Medical Colleges also.
• Candidates are expected to register on their concerned state’s counselling websites.
• Counselling will be conducted on the basis of the candidate’s rank in the state merit list.
• Admission to colleges in J&K are purely based on state counselling
To know details of various State quota processes:
NEET 2020 Cutoff
The statistics and details of the candidates who qualified the test on the basis of the minimum qualifying criteria of NEET UG 2019 are as given below:-
|Category||Qualifying Criteria||Cutoff Range||No. Of Candidates|
|UR & PH||45th Percentile||133-120||266|
|OBC & PH||40th Percentile||119-107||142|
|SC & PH||40th Percentile||119-107||32|
|ST & PH||40th Percentile||119-107||14|
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- Filing up choice form for All India Quota counselling and others colleges under MCC
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- Ensuring to get students private college seat at least possible cost
- Supporting end to end till the admission is secured
- Personal support during physical verification of documents process
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