NEET 2017 Counselling: Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will conduct the online counselling of NEET 2017 for 15% All India Quota undergraduate MBBS/BDS seats. The Central Board of Secondary Education is responsible for conducting National Entrance CUM Eligibility Test (NEET) 2017. This year, NEET would be the only examination across the country for medical seats.

NEET is the national level Medical entrance exam which is conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education, Delhi for admission to MBBS/BDS courses in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

NEET 2017 Counselling

As per the Supreme Court order, this year NEET would be the only examination across the country to fill all MBBS & BDS seats. According to the new rule, this year NEET 2017 question papers will be available in 8 other regional languages Telugu, Tamil, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, and Assamese.

NEET 2017 Counselling

Check Out: NEET 2017 Cut Off & Counselling Schedule

The online application is not available yet. Some sources are saying that CBSE will upload the online application form in the last week of January 2017. All students/aspirants who are willing to sit in this exam will be able to fill the NEET 2017 online application form from the official website of CBSE. We will provide the direct link of the application form as soon as the board will provide.

No NEET UG 2017 In Tamil Nadu State (31st Jan 2017): The Tamil Nadu government has tabled the bill against the National Eligibility CUM Entrance Test (NEET) UN in the state Assembly today. Tamil Nadu state’s health minister C Vijay Bhaskar moved two bills to exclude Tamil Nadu from the National Eligibility CUM Entrance Test for MBBS and BDS courses.  These bills will let the government take admissions continue for undergraduate and postgraduate medical & dental seats by marks obtained in 10+2 exams.

The health minister said, “The state government has made a policy decision to continue the present procedure of admissions to MBBS and BDS courses on the basis of the marks obtained in the higher secondary examination (Class 12),”.

Back in 2016, the Supreme Court made NEET as the only medical entrance exam across the country. Now after these bills, I think other states will try to pass these kinds of laws. So, What if all states passes this bill? Then what about Supreme Court decision? Please share your thoughts on this decision in below comment box.

Latest Update (24th January 2017 ): NEET UG 2017 Notification will be released before January 31st: There is no official notification released by CBSE. According to the India News, the official notification for NEET UG 2017 will be released before January 31st at the official website of NEET i.e. After the notification, candidates will know the eligibility criteria, application form Date, fee details, and exam date. This year NEET form will be available in 10 languages Hindi, English, Odia, Kannada, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu. All candidates are suggested to choose their paper mode very carefully during filling online application form. Soon we will publish an article on “How to Fill NEET UG 2017 Application form”. So keep visiting this website. 

NEET UG 2017 Online Application Form Update 13th January 2017: Still, no official notification announced by CBSE regarding NEET 2017. Millions of interested candidates are eagerly waiting for NEET 2017 online application form and complete exam schedule. As we know, NEET CUM (UG) is the only entrance examination for all MBBS & BDS seats across the country except for AIIMS institutes.

Some latest sources are saying that CBSE will announce official notification after 15th Jan on their official website. They have started to design CBSE NEET 2017 official website. If you’ll open their official website you’ll see “Site is under construction and will be launched shortly”. That means they can launch their official website at any time. So, all candidates are suggested to keep eyes on as well as on this website for latest updates.

NEET CUM UG 2017 News 8th January 2017: Usually, the application forms are announced by December first week. But this year, It’s been delayed by CBSE. The CBSE officials have refused to comment on the date of release of the NEET 2017 Application form. They haven’t issued any notification regarding the application form and exam date. Lakh of candidates are just waiting for the official announcement of NEET 2017 Schedule. We have no idea, why CBSE is delaying NEET 2017 Application form. We are trying to cover all latest updates of NEET 2017. Candidates are suggested to keep in touch for further updates.

NEET 2017 Application Form Update 3rd January 2017: We were expecting that the CBSE would be announced NEET 2017 application form along with complete examination schedule but still no update on the official website of NEET. Now, interested candidates are losing their patience. The responsible board should tell the reason that, why they are delaying to publish NEET 2017 application form? Well, some sources are saying that CBSE will upload NEET online application form 2017 on 6th January 2017. So, all interested candidates are suggested to have patience. We are updating every single news related to NEET 2017 here. You can subscribe and follow us on Facebook for more updates.

NEET 2017 Eligibility Criteria

According to the Medical Council of India, the Eligibility Criteria of NEET is as given below.

(a) The candidate must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology.

(b)  For SC, ST and OBC Candidate: The marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology taken in qualifying examination and competitive examination (Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-Technology) be 40% marks instead of 50% for General Candidates. The PWD persons with locomotors disability of lower limbs, the minimum of 45% marks for Gen-PH and 40% marks for SC-PH/ST-PH/OBC-PH are required.

After the result publication, Medical Counselling Committee will announce the NEET counselling schedule 2017 on their official website. Remember that, MCC will only conduct NEET Counselling for 15% All India Quota MBBS & BDS seats. Rest of 85% of govt. & private MBBS/BDS seats will be filled through the state quota counselling. All states will publish their own merit list and conduct own counselling.

Candidates will be called for the counselling on the basis of their score and rank. For more details, all candidates are suggested to keep their eyes on the official website of NEET as well as here.

NEET 2017 Counselling Procedure Details With Flow Chart

* Facility for Registration will be available before Round-1 only, on dates as specified in Counseling Schedule.
** Joining at allotted Institution is necessary if candidate allotted seat fails to join the allotted college/seat within stipulated time, before the last date of joining (as per counseling Schedule), then allotted seat will be canceled and the candidate shall not be eligible to take part in further Rounds of the online Counseling.

NEET 2017 Counseling Schedule

SI. No.EventDurationDays
1Registration, Choice Filling(From
5th ) & Indicative Seat
3rd July to 11th
July, 2017 (Registration will be open up to 05:00 PM
of 11th July 2017 only)
9 Days
2Choices Filling and Locking12th July, 2017 (up to
05:00 PM of 12th July, 2017)
1 Day
3Process of Seat Allotment – Round 113th to 14th July 20172 Day
4Round 1 Result Publish15th July, 20171 Day
5Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against 1st Round16th July to 22nd
July, 2017 (up to 05:00 PM of 22
ND July, 2017)
7 Days
6Exercising of Choices and Locking(Round 2) & New Registration1st August 2017 to 4th August 2017
(Registration will be open up to 05:00 PM of 4th AUGUST 2017 only)
4 Days
7Process of Seat Allotment – Round 25th- 7th August 20173 Day
8Round 2 Result Publish8th August 20171 Day
9Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against Round 29th – 16th August, 2017 (up to 05:00 PM of 17th August, 20178 Days
10Transfer of vacant seats to State Quota16th August, 2017 (After 05:00 PM)

(Time 05:00 PM mentioned above is by computer server time)

Required Documents for Verification after college allotment

Original documents (along with attested photocopies of documents) for admission to undergraduate medical courses for admission to 15% of total seats on all-India basis required at the time of joining in allotted Medical / Dental College are as mentioned below.

(i) Admit Cards of Exam issued by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
(ii) Result/ Rank letter issued by CBSE.
(iii) Date of Birth Certificate (if Metric Certificate does not bear the same)
(iv) Matric Certificate
(v) 10+2 Certificate
(vi) 10+2 Marks Sheet
(vii) Six (6) Passport size photograph same as affixed on the application form.
(viii) Provisional allotment letter generated on-line.
(ix) Proof of identity.
(x) The Candidate should also bring the following certificate, if applicable:

  • (a) SC/ST Certificate issued by the competent authority (in the standard format as specified in the prospectus/information bulletin) and it should be in English or Hindi in language. Subcaste should be clearly mentioned in the certificate. Some of the States insist for English version of Caste Certificate.
  • (b) OBC certificate issued by the competent authority. The sub-caste should tally with the Central List of OBC. The OBC candidates should not belong to Creamy Layer to claim OBC reservation benefit. The OBC certificate must be in the standard format as mentioned in the Prospectus/ Information Bulletin.
  • (c) Orthopedic Physical Disability Certificate issued from a duly constituted and authorized Medical Boards. (Please see clause 10.1 of Information Bulletin of AIPMT, for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses, published by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for details). No other PH certificate, issued by any other Authorities/Hospital will be entertained.

(Candidates are advised to see college information, of allotted college for, any other document which may be required by the allotted college). 

Candidates without original certificates/documents shall not be allowed to take admission in allotted Medical/Dental College.

All Candidates who have deposited their original documents with any other Institute/ College/ University and come for admission with a certificate stating that “their original certificates are deposited with the Institute / College /University” will not be allowed to take admission in allotted Medical/Dental College.

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