Punjab NEET State Counselling: Baba Farid University, Department of Medical Education and Research conducts the NEET State Quota Counselling in Punjab. It is the official authority for admission into Medical course programs under NEET-2021. The University conducts online counselling for 85% of reserved seats under the state quota. To get admission in Punjab, candidates have to apply first for counselling.
University invites online application form for state quota counselling giving admission into various MBBS/BDS courses. Eligible candidates can fill the registration form which will be made available on the official website of Baba Farid University. Candidates are advised to visit the official website to know more about admission and counselling procedure.
You can also check the same information in our article here. We will give in all the details of the Punjab NEET State Counselling. We will discuss the Admission process of the Counselling, eligibility requirement for the counselling, etc. Also, candidates will get the counselling schedule in the article below. So, all the eligible candidates who will sit for NEET-UG 2021 can read this article to learn more about the counselling process concerning the state of Punjab.
Registration for Punjab NEET 2021 State Quota Counselling
All eligible candidates can fill the online registration form which will be made available on the official website of the authority. Only those candidates, who clear the NEET UG 2021 can register on the portal. After completing the online registration, the university will publish the state quota merit list for all the respective course programs.
On the basis of this merit list, Punjab NEET State quota counselling 2021 admission will be offered to the candidates. Category wise cut off will be published along with the merit list. The merit list will be prepared according to the rank secured by the student. As per the rank students will be allotted a college. Physical Counselling is also applicable under the state-quota in case if any of the seats remain vacant.
Punjab NEET State Counselling Schedule
As the official schedule of the counselling is not out yet. Therefore, we are detailing some expected dates of the counselling process. This will give the candidates an idea about the approximate time when the process will take place. The dates will be updated with the announcement of official dates.
|Online Registration||Aug 2021|
|Last Date||Sep 2021|
|Last date to pay the registration fee||Sep 2021 (1st-2nd week)|
|Online Choice filling||Sep 2021 (1st-2nd week)|
|Counselling Result announcement||Sep 2021 (Mid)|
|Reporting to the allotted college||Sep 2021 (end)|
|Round-2 Counselling||Oct 2021|
|Round-2 Counselling Result||Oct 2021 (mid)|
|Reporting to colleges||Oct 2021 (end)|
Eligibility for Punjab NEET State Counselling
To get considered for admission candidates have to fulfil some criteria which are set up for admission. These eligibility criteria for admission will be provided by the university itself. So, candidates applying can check the criteria before registering. The basic criteria of eligibility are:
- Student applying must qualify for NEET 2021
- He/ She must possess a domicile certificate declaring him/ her as a resident of Punjab state.
Important Documents for the Verification
All Candidates who are about to sit for the counselling are advised to keep their documents ready for the verification and other processes involved in the admission under the state quota seats. We have listed all important documents which will be essential for the verification in the section below. So make sure to have these documents before the counselling process starts.
- NEET 2021 Rank Card
- NEET 2021 Admit Card
- Date of Birth Certificate (If Metric Certificate does not bear the same)
- High School Certificate and Marksheet
- 10+2 Certificate and Marks Sheet
- Migration Certificate
- Character Certification
- Passport size Photographs
- Caste/ Category Certificate (if applicable)
- Proof of Identity
- Domicile Certification
To know about the number of medical colleges offering admission, you can check out the complete list here- List of Medical Colleges In Punjab State
Admission Process @bfuhs.ac.in
After the counselling process of the NEET-UG 2021 at All India Level is over, Baba Farid University will announce the state quota counselling schedule for the aspirants of Punjab state. Applicants who want to sit for the counselling need to fill in a registration form. It is important to fill the registration form to appear on the state merit list. The registration will be done through the official website of Baba Farid University.
According to the official notification, the state quota merit list will be published just after the registration is complete. All registered candidates will be able to check their state rank and merit list which will be available on the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences official website. The students who are aspiring for the NEET UG 2021 Punjab State Quota seats can check out the complete process till admission in the next section. The process is listed below:
- Firstly, a state-level merit list will be published by the authority, as soon as the AIQ counselling is complete. It will list out the names of all the candidates who qualify for the exam.
- All the listed candidates can then participate in the process of Counselling.
- Selected students can first fill in the registration form and proceed with the further step of counselling.
- Student can register with a fee payment in the form of Bank Challan.
- Document Verification and Seat allotment will be done as per the rank of the candidates.
- After that, the students can report to their allotted college and secure admission.
Application Fee for the Punjab Counselling
As the candidates register for the counselling process, they need to pay a fee. This fee will be payable to BFUHS.
|Caste Category||Registration Fee (excluding GST)|
|SC candidates||INR 2500|
|General Candidates||INR 5000|
Criteria of Reservation for Punjab NEET State Counselling
Under the State Quota seats, Punjab offers reservation to the candidates of different categories. The reservation for various categories is given below:
|Children/ Grandchildren of Terrorist Affected Persons||1%|
|Grandchildren/ Children of Sikh riot Affected Persons||1%|
|Grandchildren/ Children of Freedom Fighters of Punjab||1%|
|Children (Ward) of Punjab Police||1%|
|Defence Personnel Wards||1%|
|Border Area/ Backward Area Candidates (1% each)||2%|
|Orthopedically Handicapped Candidates/ Physically Handicapped||3%|
|Backward Class Candidates||10%|
|Schedule Caste Candidates||25%|
Yes. A registration is compulsory before the student finally sits for the counselling. Your name on the merit list will appear only if you register on the official website of state counselling authority.
The second round of counselling is for the cases when the seats are still available. Thus, to fill the vacant seats, it s organised.
The counselling will start as soon as the central seat allotment is complete.