Gujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021 Schedule, Registration, Eligibility, Procedure

Gujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021: Gujarat NEET State Quota counselling is conducted for the admission of eligible NEET candidates into BAMS, MBBS, BHMS, BNAT and BDS courses in various medical and dental colleges of the state. Counselling is strictly based on the merit of the candidates, therefore, only those candidates will be eligible for participating in counselling whose names will be there on the merit list.

85% state quota seats in Gujarat will be filled by the state counselling authority of the state. The authority for the state of Gujarat is the Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Educational Courses (ACPUGMEC). It is a committee constituted under the Education Department of Gujarat.

Gujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021


In this article, we have shared all the important information about the schedule, registration, eligibility criteria, and procedure of the Gujarat 2021 State Quota counselling. All NEET aspirants from the state are especially advised to read this article to gather some important information about the counselling process.

Gujarat NEET Counselling 2021 Overview

Exam NameNEET 2021
Article CategoryGujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021
Exam conducting AuthorityNTA
State Quota Counseling AuthorityACPUGMEC, Gujarat
Date of NEET result
Commencement of State Quota CounselingTo be announced
Counseling registration modeOnline

Gujarat NEET State Counselling

Gujarat NEET State counselling is a process to offer admissions to the students of the state into various medical colleges. This counselling will be conducted for all the students who qualify for the NEET entrance exam. All such students will be offered admission into various institutional seats, NRI seats and government colleges. There are five courses for which the state conducts NEET counselling. They are:

  • BNAT
  • BHMS
  • BDS
  • BAMS
  • MBBS

Seats in all these mentioned courses will be available for the students who qualify for the NEET UG 2021. There will be common counselling for all of these courses. The process of counselling will comprise of two rounds. Additional counselling will be conducted by the Committee in case, vacant seats are there. This round will then be completed manually. Also, the merit list will be taken into account for allotting the seats.

Gujarat NEET State Counseling Schedule 2021

The complete schedule for NEET State Quota Counseling is given in the table below. This is an expected schedule, the official schedule will be updated with the release of notification.

Purchase of PIN from Axis bank to register onlineAug 2021
Online registrationAug 2021 (end)
Verification of documentsSep 2021
Publication of merit  list
Choice filling
Seat Allotment Display
Fee PaymentSep 2021 (end)
ReportingOct 2021

Important: Make sure to complete the purchase of the pin, in person within the official bank hours.

Eligibility for Gujarat NEET Counselling

Before filling the registration form, candidates must ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria. Candidates failing to meet the eligibility criteria may lose their candidature from NEET counselling.  Eligibility for NEET 2021 is as follows-

  • First of all, the candidate willing to secure admission must have qualified NEET 2021.
  • Candidates must be a citizen of India. Non-Resident Indian and their wards are also eligible.
  • He should have qualified for the 10+2 examination with the subjects of PCMB or PCB.
  • English must be a compulsory subject under the recognized board.
  • The intermediate and high school qualifying boards must be CBSE, ICSE or Gujarat Board.
  • The minimum age of the candidate must be 17 years on and before 31st December 2021.
  • The candidate must essentially obtain a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST/SEBC & 45% for PH) together in all the subjects.

Gujarat NEET 2021 Reservation for State Quota seats

15% of government seats in Gujarat will be filled by the DGHS on the behalf of Medical Counseling Committee (MCC). Remaining 85% seats under state quota in Gujarat will be filled by ACPUGMEC, Gujarat managed by State Government. Category wise reservation criteria are as follows-

CategorySeat reservation
Socially and Educationally Backward Classes (SEBC)27%
Physically Disabled3%

No reservation is applicable for migrated candidates from other states.

Counseling Procedure

Gujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021 for 85% state quota seats is a step by step process. Students can follow the sequence and apply. It will include following steps-

Step 1: PIN Generation

The Eligible candidates have to purchase the information booklet with a PIN from the designated branch of Axis bank determined by the admission committee in Gujarat. Without PIN no candidate will be able to fill the registration form. To get the PIN from the bank candidates have to pay an amount of Rs.200 in cash.

Step 2: Registration for NEET counselling

After getting the PIN candidate to have to register for counselling. With the help of PIN, candidates can register themselves for Gujarat NEET 2021 state quota counselling by providing all the necessary details. Application form to register for the counselling will be available only through an online medium, on the official website of the authority.

Registration is an important element for the admission of candidates if they want to participate in state counselling. If any candidate wants to correct or make changes in the data, he/she can do so by visiting the nearby Help centre or central control room of the admission committee. It is mandatory to take a printout of the registration form after online submission

Step 3: Choice Filling

After successful registration candidates have to fill choices for preferred course and college. This will also be done during online registration. Candidates filling choices can fill as many choices as per their will. Make sure to keep a hard copy of the filled up choices.

Step 4: Verification of Documents

Candidates have to carry their original documents with the attested copies to the help centre for verification. This verification will be done by the responsible authority. Verification is essential to validate the candidature.

Step 5: Publication of Merit List

Based on NEET All India Overall rank and documents, a state merit list of the registered/ verified candidates will be published.

Step 6: Allotment of seats

Based on choices filled by the candidates, NEET rank and availability of seats, the counselling authority will allot seats to the candidates and will publish the result online.

Step 7: Reporting

Candidates now have to report to the allotted colleges and have to confirm their admission by payment of the tuition fee. Only those candidates whose name will be published on merit will report to their respective college. Candidates can secure admission with the fee payment and visiting the college on the allotted day and time.

Documents required for verification

some important documents will be essential for the candidate to present before the officials. These documents will be verified by the counselling officials during the verification process. It is essential to have these documents to secure admission. These documents are:

  • NEET 2021 scorecard
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • Marksheet of 10+2/ HSC
  • Transfer certificate
  • 10th Standard Marksheet and passing certificate
  • Caste certificate (If applicable)
  • Non- creamy layer certificate (if applicable)
  • Physical Disability certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile certificate
  • Documentary evidence of NRI candidates

*Candidates have to produce an original and a self-attested copy of all the aforementioned documents along with the printed copy of the filled-in registration form.

Important Points related to Gujarat NEET 2021 counselling

  • Gujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021 will be conducted via the online mode by the notified counselling authority.
  • Candidates are advised to ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria before filling the online registration form.
  • Also, the applying candidate must read all the instructions carefully before filling the online registration form.
  • In case candidates want to make changes and correction to the filled data, they can visit the nearby help centre or central control room with the relevant documents.

If the candidates find any difficulty in filling online registration form for counseling, they must contact the concerned counseling authority. The contact details are given below-

Contact Details

Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Educational Courses (ACPUGMEC)
GMERS Medical College,
Gandhinagar, Gujarat
Mobile- 9099074536 

Important Links
Online registration form for Gujarat NEET State Quota Counselling 2021(Link will be available soon)
Medical Colleges for MBBS/ BDS in Gujarat with fee structureCheck Here
Official Website LinkClick Here
How many MBBS seats are offered under Gujarat NEET State Counselling?

The state counselling for NEET, provides admission into 5,508 MBBS seats.

Gujarat NEET State Counselling consists of how many rounds?

The counselling process is completed in two rounds with an additional mop-up round, in case it is required.

Do I need a domicile of Gujarat State to sit for Gujarat NEET State Counselling?

Yes. Students who are willing to sit for the state quota seats, require to be a domicile of the state.

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