HP MBBS Admission 2017: Directorate of Medical Education and Research Shimla Himachal Pradesh is conducting the admission of HP MBBS 2017. Admissions to MBBS and BDS programmes in medical and dental colleges located in the state of Himachal Pradesh is done on the basis of NEET 2017 scores. The score of NEET 2017 was declared on June 23, 2017. Further counselling for MBBS and BDS programmes is to be done by the Himachal Pradesh University on behalf of the Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Candidates who wish to pursue MBBS and BDS programmes from Himachal Pradesh have to mandatorily appear in NEET 2017 and qualify it. Candidates interested in applying for HP MBBS admission 2017 under 85% state quota seats can check below for the eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, merit list and counselling details. This year, CBSE conducted NEET 2017 on May 7, 2017.
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Highlights of HP MBBS Admission 2017
Name: HP MBBS Admission
Counselling Conducting Authority: Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh for 85% state quota seats
Counselling Conducting Authority: MBBS Counselling Committee (MCC) for 15% All India Quota seats
HP MBBS Important Dates 2017
HP MBBS Important Events
Application form to be released
June 30, 2017
Last date of submission of application form
July 10, 2017
Date of release of HP MBBS merit list
July 15, 2017
First counselling of HP MBBS BDS 2017
July 19 to July 21 and July 23 to July 26
Second counselling of HP MBBS BDS 2017
August 19, 2017
The merit list of HP MBBS 2017 has been released on July 15, 2017. The counselling conducting authority, Himachal Pradesh University, on behalf of Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla will release the merit list for 85% state quota seats only. HP MBBS 2017 merit list will comprise of candidate’s name (belonging to Himachal Pradesh only), percentile score in NEET, category, date of birth, state rank and All India Rank (AIR). Candidates whose names will not be in the merit list will not be eligible for counselling process under any circumstance.
HP MBBS Counselling 2017
Himachal Pradesh University, on behalf of Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, the counselling conducting authority of HP MBBS 2017, will conduct the counselling from July 19 to July 21 and between July 23 and July 26. Counselling will be held in offline mode wherein candidates will have to be present in person to participate in the counselling rounds. HP MBBS 2017 Counselling will be held in two rounds only. Candidates must note that merely participating in HP MBBS 2017 counselling doesn’t guarantee a MBBS or dental seat.
HP MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2017
The counselling conducting authority, Himachal Pradesh University, on behalf of Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh has declared a separate eligibility criteria of HP MBBS BDS 2017:
Candidate must have completed 17 years of age as or on December 31, 2017
Candidate must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English individually in Class XII. Further, candidates must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in all subjects.
Candidates belonging to SC/ST categories must have obtained a minimum of 40% marks in Class XII, while it is 45% marks for OBC category candidates.
Candidate must be a domicile of Himachal Pradesh.
The application form of HP MBBS BDS 2017 is available between June 30 and July 10. The application form of HP MBBS BDS 2017 has been released in online mode. Candidates who wish to pursue MBBS and BDS from a medical college in the state have to mandatorily fill HP MBBS BDS 2017 application form. The application form will consist of three main steps; registration, filling an application form and fee payment. It must be noted that as the application form is available in online mode only, the application fee will have to paid via same methods, such as Credit Card, Debit Card and Internet Banking.
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