Assam MBBS Admission 2017- Direcorate of Medical Education, Assam is conducting body for Assam MBBS for admission into MBBS and BDS programme at state government and private universities across Assam. Admission into undergraduate medical programme including MBBS and BDS will be done through NEET. Thus, aspirants seeking admission into MBBS and BDS programmes across Assam needed to appear in NEET. Back in 2016, the Supreme Court passed an ordinance which scrapped off state level medical entrance exams. Since then no state can conduct its separate medical entrance exam. NEET will be the sole medical and dental entrance exam across the country. Hence, admission into any institute will be done on the basis of scores obtained in NEET. Assam MBBS admission 2017 will be given to 85% state quota seats and the 15% All India Quota seats.
In the article, candidates can get first-hand information related to Assam MBBS 2017 admission such as its important dates, eligibility criteria, procedure and others.
Exam Category: UG
Counselling Conducting Institute: Dibrugarh University
Duration of the course:
MBBS – 4 and a half years & 1 year of rotational internship
BDS – 4 years & 1 year of rotational internship
Total Number of seats (Approx) - 726
Assam MBBS BDS Important Dates 2017
The important dates related to Assam MBBS admission 2017 are the number of events that candidates should keep a track of.
Below candidates can check the upcoming events that are likely to occur during Assam MBBS admission 2017:
Assam MBBS Important Dates 2017
Availability of the online application form
July 3, 2017
Last date to fill and submit the application form
July 7, 2017
Announcement of Assam MBBS 2017 Merit list
July 5, 2017
Assam MBBS 2017 Counselling for First Round of Admissions
July 16-24, 2017
Last date to report at the allotted college for Assam MBBS Round 1 Admissions
July 31, 2017
Assam MBBS 2017 Counselling for Second Round of Admissions
August 8-19, 2017
Last date to report at the allotted college for Assam MBBS Round 2 Admissions
August 25, 2017
Mop up for Assam MBBS Admissions 2017
August 26-28, 2017
Assam MBBS BDS Eligibility Criteria 2017
Eligibility criteria of Assam MBBS 2017 are one of the essential parts of Assam MBBS admission 2017. Without meeting the eligibility criteria of Assam MBBS, candidates will not be permitted to take the entrance exam and hence can lead to cancellation of Assam MBBS 2017 admission. Therefore, it is important for test takers to meet the eligibility criteria and also check whether he/she is eligible to take the exam.
Below candidates can check the eligibility criteria of Assam MBBS 2017:
He/she should be a resident of India/ overseas citizen of India
He/ she should be minimum 17 years old to appear for the examination
The applicant must clear NEET 2017 and meet its cutoff to be considered for Assam MBBS admission 2017
He/she should have three subjects: Biology, Physics and Chemistry in their 12th standard
Must be able to produce state resident proof, if applying under state quota
General category applicants must obtain minimum 50%, reserved category should obtain 40%
The application form of Assam MBBS 2017 has been rolled out on July 3, 2017 after the NEET results were declared. Assam MBBS application form 2017 is available in online mode till July 7, 2017. Candidates can check here for the application form. Aspirants are required to fill in details mentioned in the application form, details such as their personal information, academic details and NEET scores. Apart from this candidates may also be asked to upload their academic documents along with their image and signature that will be verified at the later stage.
The merit list of Assam MBBS has been published on July 5, 2017. The Assam MBBS merit list 2017 is based on the marks obtained in NEET 2017. In the merit list of Assam MBBS 2017, candidates are likely to come across details such as roll number, category and subcategory, their name and NEET rank. After the Assam MBBS 2017 merit list is announced, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their NEET scores. And, whosoever meets the NEET cut off 2017 will be called for the next round of counselling. Thus, candidates have to meet the NEET qualifying marks to be eligible to be considered for Assam MBBS admission 2017.
Below candidates can check the qualifying percentile of NEET 2017:
NEET Qualifying Percentile 2017
Reserved (SC/ST) and Persons with Disability (PWD)
PWD candidates in unreserved category
The counselling of Assam MBBS 2017 is to be held in two rounds. The first round of Assam MBBS 2017 counselling will be organised between July 16 and July 24, 2017, whereas the Assam MBBS Counselling 2017 for second round of admissions will be held between August 8 and 19, 2017. Assam MBBS counselling 2017 will be based on the rank obtained in NEET 2017. To be considered for Assam MBBS admission and counselling, a candidate must first get themselves registered. Candidates must make sure to complete the form and then submit, any form found to be incomplete will there and then be canceled. The Assam MBBS counselling 2017 will be held in two rounds, if there are any vacant seats after the first round of counselling then candidates will be further called for the second round.
Category- wise seat distribution
Percentage of reservation
Other backward classes
Schedule Tribes (Plains)
Schedule Tribes (Hills)
Assam MBBS BDS Admission 2017: Participating Institutes
Below candidates can check the number of institutes participating in the Assam MBBS admission 2017 and number of seats in each institute:
Participating Institute of Assam MBBS 2017 admission
Name of the Colleges
Number of Seats
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