JK NEET Counselling 2021: Since 2017, the NEET Counselling for the state of Jammu and Kashmir is conducted for providing admissions to the students of the state in the Medical Courses. The Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (JKBOPEE) conducts the counselling process for the state. Through the counselling, students are offered admissions into various medical course programs including MBBS and BDS.
JK NEET Counselling 2021 will start as soon as the NEET 2021 results are out. After that, all the Eligible candidates can fill the counselling registration form as per the schedule of the authority. Moving forward in this article you will get all the important information about the schedule, registration, eligibility, procedure etc of the Jammu & Kashmir NEET 2021 State Quota counselling.
In this article, we will cover up the information on the state counselling schedule and procedure for MBBS & BDS Admission 2021. Also, we are providing the students with all the important dates of the counselling and other requirements for it. Students can also check the eligibility criteria set up for counselling under the state. So, readers are hugely requested to read the article till the end to get some important information on the Jammu & Kashmir Counselling.
Overview of Jammu & Kashmir NEET Counselling 2021
|Exam Name||NEET 2021|
|Article Category||State Counseling|
|Exam conducting Authority||NTA|
|State||Jammu & Kashmir|
|State Quota Counseling Authority||BOPEE, J&K|
|Date of NEET result||to be announced|
|Commencement of State Quota Counseling||to be announced|
|Website of BOPEE, J&K||www.jakbopee.org|
Jammu & Kashmir NEET Counselling 2021
The State Counselling will proceed after the result declaration of NEET-UG 2021. The process of Counselling will be online on the official website of the JK NEET counselling authority. After that, the authority will organise the counselling for all the students who qualify NEET Exam. Through the JK NEET Counselling 2021, students can go for some important medical course programs in various government, private and deemed universities/colleges of Jammu & Kashmir like:
It is to be noted that the students from the state of Jammu and Kashmir cannot sit for the Counselling at the All India Level for 15% AIQ seats. Therefore, the complete seats under the state are to be filled by the state only. Although, the students who are not the domicile of the state, can apply for the All India quota by submitting a self-declaration form during the NEET Registration Process.
Jammu & Kashmir NEET Counselling Schedule 2021
The complete schedule for J & K NEET State Quota Counselling is given in the table below. Jammu & Kashmir NEET 2021 counselling for 100% State Quota seats is expected to conduct in September 2021. The schedule is expected as per the usual timing of counselling.
|Online registration/uploading of document||Aug 2021|
|Declaration of PSML ( Tentative)||Sep 2021|
|Online filling up of preference forms:||Sep 2021|
As this schedule is tentative, it is subject to change. We will update the final schedule as soon as the authority announces it officially.
|Verification of Documents starts||to be announced|
|The release of online application form||–|
|Last date to fill online application||–|
|Publication of provisional merit list||–|
|Counseling- 1st Round||TBA|
|Last to report to the allotted college||–|
|Counseling- 2nd Round||TBA|
|Last to report to the allotted college against 2nd counseling||–|
|Mop up round counseling||–|
|Last date of admission||–|
Counselling Venue: The 1st round of online counselling will be conducted at BOPEE Office Bagati- Burzulla Srinagar and Bahu Plaza, 4th Floor, South Block, Jammu, simultaneously through Video conferencing as per the schedule.
Eligibility for admission- JK NEET Counselling 2021
All the candidates are advised to ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria before filling the online registration form. Candidates failing to meet the eligibility criteria may lose their candidature from NEET counselling. Eligibility for NEET 2021 is as follows-
|Nationality||The student seeking admission must be an Indian citizen.|
|Age||Candidate applying must be of a minimum of 17 years of age on and before 31st December 2021. The upper age for candidates from J&K is 25 years.|
|Qualification||-Qualified 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology / Biotechnology with English as compulsory subjects from a recognized board.|
-He/ She must have qualified their 10+2 with a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST/OBC) together in all the subjects.
-Candidates must have 40% in aggregate for reserved categories with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
-Must have qualified NEET 2021.
Reservation Criteria for J&K
As Jammu & Kashmir is not eligible for 15% All India Quota seats, therefore, all the 100% seats will be filled through the centralized state quota counselling. Here, we are sharing the reservation applicable to various categories of candidates as per the reservation policy of Jammu & Kashmir.
|A resident of Backward Area (RBA)||20%|
|ST||Gujjars, Bakerwals- 6%|
Residents of Kargil and Leh- 2%
|Children of Defense Personnel||3%|
|Residents of Area Adjoining Actual Line of Control (ALC)||3%|
|Proficiency in Sports Quota (SP)||2%|
|Weak and underprivileged classes/ Social Castes (OSC)||2%|
|Children of Para-Military forces and state police personnel||1%|
|Poor and Backward (P & B)||10 seats (in ASCOMS)|
Participating Colleges in the JK NEET 2021 Counselling
There are many governments and Private, Medical/ Dental Colleges under the state which participates in the Counselling Process. We are listing these colleges below.
|Medical Colleges||Total Seats|
|Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar- 100|
Government Medical College, Anantnag- 100
Government Medical College Rajouri- 100
GMC, Kathua- 100
Government Medical College Baramulla- 100
GMC Srinagar- 150
GMC, Jammu- 150
ASCOMS, SIDHRA, JAMMU (ASCOMS-JAMMU)- 100 (Private)
|Institute of Dental Sciences, Sephora, Jammu (Private)- 100|
Government Dental College, Jammu- 50
Government Dental College, Srinagar- 50
Check Out the complete list of Medical Colleges in J&K: Click Here
Admission Process for NEET UG- Jammu and Kashmir
There are a few stages until the final candidature is given to the student seeking admission in the state. We are listing below these stages, students can check it out and proceed accordingly.
As soon as the NEET-UG results are out, all the candidates who qualify for the exam will have to go through the procedure of document verification. Candidates are required to bring all the documents (originals +photocopies) for verification.
Publication of Merit List
After the documents verification, a state merit list will be published. The merit list will detail all the students with their name, rank and NEET scores, roll number, etc.
Candidates whose name will be on the merit list will be eligible for filling choices for their preferred course and college in the state. Preferences can be filled in online or via offline mode as well. For the online choice filling, a mock exercise will be available on the official website to make the process easier for the students
Allotment of seats
Based on choices filled by the candidates, rank and seat availability, the JK NEET counselling authority will allot seats to the candidates and will publish the result online. The candidate can fill as many choices as he wishes to.
Candidates will now have to report to the allotted colleges along with all the required documents. The candidate will secure his/ her admission into the college only after the verification of documents at the college level with the payment of an admission fee.
Second Round Counseling
Candidates who will not be allotted any seats in the first round or those who are not satisfied with the allotted seats can apply for second round counselling and can get a seat in MBBS/BDS course.
Registration for NEET Counselling
The first and foremost step to be eligible for counselling is to sit for the NEET Exam. Only those students who sit for the exam will get consideration for admission into the colleges and universities under the state. The State Merit List will be prepared based on the NEET Scores of all the participating students.
Online registration is mandatory for all candidates to be eligible for JK NEET Counselling 2021. No candidate will be eligible for allotment of seat in any of the round if he/ she fails to fill the online registration form. So, registration is an important aspect to secure seats under the state.
The counselling procedure will start with the registration of the candidates. So, at first, the Candidates have to first register themselves for the counselling. Registration will be done only through the online mode i.e. through the official website of the Board. Candidates have to register by providing all the necessary details.
Application Fee for Counselling
All the candidates will have to pay an amount of Rs. 1,500/-as a fee for JK NEET Counselling 2021. Students will pay this fee at the time of filling the choices/ preferences. The application fee can be paid online and the fee amount is non-refundable.
The candidates who will proceed with the choice filling through an offline mode can pay their fee amount through the Point of Sale (POS) machine installed in the J & K BOPEE Office Srinagar/Jammu by using their ATM Card/Debit Card/Credit Card or by Cash Payment against proper receipt.
Documents Required for JK NEET counselling 2021
The candidates must carry all the required documents with an original copy at the counselling venue. Below is the list of all the documents needed at the time of verification-
- NEET 2021 Score Card/ Rank card
- NEET 2021 Admit Card
- Seat Allotment Letter
- 10th class mark sheet
- 10+2 mark sheet
- Birth certificate (it may be 10th class mark sheet or any other valid certificate showing the date of birth)
- State subject certificate
- Domicile certificate (if applicable)
- Category certificate (if applicable)
- P&B certificate
- Passport-sized photographs (same as on registration form)
In case, if candidates find any difficulty in filling an online registration form or any other problem related to state quota counselling, they must contact the responsible authority. The contact details are given below-
|From November to April||From May to October|
|Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Examinations|
4th Floor, South Block,
Jammu – 180012
Phone No- 2470102, 91 191 – 2479371
|Jammu and Kashmir Board of Professional Examinations|
Opposite J&K Bank,
Srinagar – 190005
The counselling process will start as soon as the results are out by the National Testing Agency.
The counselling for the state of J & K will be organised by the Jammu & Kashmir Board of Professional Entrance Examinations (JKBOPEE).
Through the counselling, the authority offers about 900 MBBS seats in various state university and colleges.
About 200 BDS are offered through the counselling.