NEET Counselling 2017 Schedule

CBSE NEET Counselling 2017 Schedule : Check NEET Results, Cutoff, Counselling dates, Alternative Courses

NEET Counselling 2017 Schedule : CBSE conducted National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) on May 7, 2017. NEET 2017 was held offline (pen and paper based). Admissions to about 90,000 MBBS and BDS seats across the country will be through NEET. About 11,50,000 candidates had filled the NEET 2017 application form from January 31 to April 5, 2017. NEET 2017 was conducted at 2,200 examination centres in 104 cities across India.
NEET Counselling 2017: The counselling of NEET 2017 for admissions to MBBS and BDS seats in All India Quota will begin from July 3 onwards. This is as per the schedule released by the Medical Counselling Committee which can be seen by candidates below. The NEET 2017 Counselling will be conducted in online mode for all those candidates who will qualify for admissions in government medical and dental colleges across India.
The counselling of NEET 2017 for All India Quota will be conducted for allotment of around 13,000 MBBS and BDS seats only. States will be conducting separate two-round counselling process for admission to state quota seats in government and private colleges. In order to participate in NEET Counselling 2017, qualified candidates will have to first register themselves for the counselling process during the stipulated period announce, schedule and allotment result etc.
Out of the 10,90,085 students appeared 6,11,539 have passed the medical entrance examination which was held on May 7. Of these, 2,66,221 were male aspirants while 3,45,313 were females.

NEET Counselling 2017

NEET 2017 Counselling Registration (All India Quota) will be started from 3rd July 2017 through online mode. NEET is National Eligibility Entrance Test. It is a national level entrance test regulated by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). NEET is conducted for those candidates seek admission into undergraduate medical & dental courses (MBBS/BDS). Candidates check here to get the complete procedure of NEET Counselling 2017.

NEET Counselling Schedule 2017

Candidates can check below the counselling schedule of NEET 2017 as released by the Medical Counselling Committee after declaration of NEET Results on June 23. The counselling table below mentions the dates on which the online procedure for medical admissions through NEET 2017 will take place through online mode.
Only NEET qualified candidates can appear in the counselling process. Candidates have to register themselves in the counselling process to confirm their seats in MBBS/BDS course & colleges.

NEET Counselling Schedule

The counselling schedule of NEET for 15% All India Quota is given below:
Events Dates (Announced)
Main Counseling Registration 3rd July to 11th July 2017 (Up to 5:00 PM)
Choice Filling & Indicative Seat 5th July 2017
Exercising of Choices and Locking 12th July 2017 (Up to 5:00 PM)
Process of Seat Allotment (Round 1) 13th July to 14th July 2017
Result Declaration (Round 1) 15th July 2017
Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against 1st Round 16th July to 22nd
July 2017 (up to 05:00 PM)
Exercising of Choices and Locking(Round 2) 1st August to 4th
August 2017 (up to 05:00 PM)
Process of Seat Allotment (Round 2) 5th August to 7th August 2017
Result Declaration (Round 2) 8th August 2017
Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against Round 2 9th August to 16th August 2017 (up to 05:00 PM)
Transfer of vacant seats to State
16th August 2017 (After 5:00 PM)

Click here to view official schedule in pdf

All medical aspirants who quallify for medical college admissions through NEET 2017 should note that commencement of MBBS/BDS classes for 2017-18 academic year will begin from August 4.

CBSE NEET Results 2017: All India, state quota seats

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Government of India will conduct the counselling for 15% All India Quota seats as it was done earlier.  Candidates may visit website for further information regarding cut off marks, etc.
For State quota and other seats falling under the ambit of States, candidates may apply to their domicile states and a merit list as per State rules and based on All India Rank will be prepared by concerned counselling authorities, said a statement from CBSE.

CBSE NEET Results 2017: Alternative Courses For MBBS Aspirants

Candidates who do not wish to take a drop and are looking for some alternative courses in medical and biological sciences can opt for the courses like  BAMS/BHMS, B.Sc. Biotechnology, B.Sc. in Nutrition and Dietetics,  B.Sc. in Biological Sciences and B.Sc. in Forensic Sciences.

CBSE NEET Results 2017: Cutoff

Details of the candidates qualified the test on the basis of the minimum qualifying criteria of NEET-UG, 2017 are as follows:

NEET 2017 Cut off under 15% All India Quota seats

Category No of candidates Marks range
GEN 543473 697-131
OBC 47382 130- 107
SC 14599 130- 107
ST 6018 130- 107
GEN & PH 67 130-118
OBC & PH 152 130- 107
SC & PH 38 130-107
ST & PH 10 130-107

Last year NEET cut off under 15% All India Quota seats

Category No of candidates Marks range
Unreserved 14315 685 – 468
OBC 230 468- 465
SC 2815 468- 352
ST 1427 466 – 303
Unreserved & PH 430 466-214
OBC & PH 10 213-210
SC & PH 75 209-130
ST & PH 23 213 – 118

Number of MBBS and BDS seats under 15% all India Quota

The number of MBBS and BDS seats available under 15% all India quota, whose counselling will be conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC).
MBBS and BDS Seats through NEET 2017
Serial Number Seats Number of seats
1. MBBS Approximately 3521 seats in 159 medical colleges
2. BDS Approximately 299 seats in 24 dental institutions

NEET 2017 State Counselling

The counselling for admission under 85% state quota seats (except in Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Telangana) will be conducted by medical education department or an authority appointed by the state government. It must be noted that according to a Supreme Court directive, counselling for private, central and deemed universities will be done along with the government colleges, which means, state will conduct a common centralized counselling for admissions to all colleges located in that particular state. Further, CBSE will conduct a state merit list for each state and Union territory (UT) and forward it to respective states.
The exam conducting authority, CBSE, will also prepare a merit list for participating medical colleges and forward it to concerned medical colleges for counselling process. Allotment of MBBS and BDS seats in Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University (BHU) and Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi will also be done by the respective medical colleges on the basis of NEET 2017 scores.

Check below for step wise step procedure of NEET Counselling 2017

NEET 2017 Counselling will be conducted in online mode in two rounds only. To participate in counselling procedure of NEET 2017, candidates will have to register themselves with MCC in order to obtain a roll number and password. Candidates who will qualify for 15% all India quota seats can check below the following procedure of NEET counselling 2017:
  • Registration
  • Indicative seats and choice locking
  • Round 1- Seat allotment
  • Round 1- Result announcement
  • Reporting at college after first round of counselling
  • Round 2-Seat allotment
  • Round 2- Result
  • Reporting at college after Round 2

NEET 2017 Documents required during the final phase of counselling

Candidates without the original documents will not be allowed to take admission under any circumstance. Candidates will have to mandatory bring the list of below mentioned documents for admission to the alloted medical and dental college:
  • Admit Card/Hall Ticket of NEET 2017
  • Result of NEET 2017
  • Metric Certificate (for date of birth proof)
  • Class XII certificate
  • Passport size 10 photographs (same as affixed on application form)
  • Identity prrof
  • SC/ST proof certificate issued by the competent authority (if applicable)
  • OBC certificate issued by the competent authority (if applicable)
  • Physically Handicapped Certificate issued by the medical authority as mentioned in NEET 2017 prospectus (if applicable)