Karnataka MBBS Counselling 2018 – Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA), Bangalore will be conducting Karnataka NEET MBBS 2018 counselling in online mode. The registration process to participate in the counselling round started on June 15, 2018. The candidates can register until June 21, 2018. The first round of counselling of Karnataka MBBS 2018 will start on June 29, 2018, and will be conducted till July 7, 2018. The authorities will publish a Karnataka MBBS merit list 2018 which is also known as the verified list and the candidates included in this list will be eligible for the counselling session.
Latest: Karnataka MBBS Application Form 2018 released!
Karnataka MBBS 2018 counselling will be conducted for 85% State Quota seats of Karnataka state which include approximately 5,617 seats in medical colleges and 2,181 seats in dental colleges. Karnataka MBBS counselling 2018 will be conducted for both government and private medical and dental colleges. There will be two rounds of Karnataka MBBS 2018 counselling and a mop-up round will be conducted if seats are left vacant. The counselling of Karnataka MBBS 2018 will start after the seat matrix is published. The admissions will be taken on the merit-cum-preference basis. Karnataka MBBS counselling 2018 will be conducted on the basis of NEET UG score.
The candidates must note that the choices entered by them in the online choice filling round will be final for all the counselling rounds. The admission seekers will not be given a second chance to submit their choices. All the seat allotment lists will be published on the basis of the choices filled by the candidates in the online choice filling session.
Important Dates for Karnataka MBBS BDS Counselling 2018
Online Application release date
June 15, 2018 from 4.00 pm
Last date to submit application form
June 21, 2018 till 5.30 pm
Last date to submit application fee
June 22, 2018
June 23, 2018
June 25 - July 2, 2018
Display of Seat Matrix
To be notified later
Option Entry (Choice filling)
June 26 – July 4, 2018
Publication of Mock Allotment Results
July 6, 2018 after 4.00 pm
Provision to change option entry
July 6 - July 7, 2018
Seat Allotment List (Round 1)
July 9, 2018 after 4.00 pm
Exercise of Choice
July 10, 2018
Fee payment (Choice‐1 and Choice‐2 candidates)
July 10 - July 12, 2018
Downloading of Admission Order (Only by Choice 1 candidates)
July 10 - July 12, 2018
Last date for reporting at the allotted college for choice 1 candidates
July 13, 2018
Highlights of Karnataka MBBS BDS Counselling 2018
The counselling of Karnataka MBBS 2018 will be conducted by Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA).
Karnataka MBBS counselling 2018 will start on June 29, 2018.
The counselling of Karnataka MBBS 2018 will be conducted online.
The admissions will be taken on the merit-cum-preference basis, so the candidates are advised to choose the institutes according to their NEET 2018 score.
Only those candidates whose name will be displayed in the verified list published after the document verification session will be eligible for Karnataka MBBS 2018 counselling.
A mock round of counselling will be conducted before the final option filling session which will give candidates an idea of the college they can get according to their merit.
The result of mock counselling will be published before the release of seat allotment list so that candidates can change their choices according to the result.
There will be two rounds of counselling and if seats remain vacant then a mop-up round will be conducted.
The option entered by the candidates before the first round of seat allotment will remain same for the subsequent rounds of counselling.
Karnataka NEET MBBS BDS Counselling 2018 – Procedure
The candidates will be required to login with secret key and password.
The candidates will have a list of Institutes displayed on the screen.
The options should be in the order given below-
There is no limit for entry of options.
The candidates will be required to input their final choices on the last day because these choices will be considered for all the rounds of counselling.
The candidates can take a print out of their final choices that they have made during Karnataka MBBS counselling 2018.
A seat allotment list will be published after the first round of counselling gets over.
The candidate will be required to report at the allotted centre with their documents.
Documents Required for Karnataka MBBS BDS Counselling 2018
Application Form print out
Bank Challan copy
NEET Admit Card
Secondary School Certificate
2nd PUC or Class XII mark sheet
Two passport size recent photograph
Study certificate attested by Block education Officer or Deputy Director of Public Instruction (DDPI).
Karnataka MBBS BDS Seat Category 2018
The seats available for Karnataka MBBS admission 2018 will be divided into four categories. The candidates can check below the categories-
1st category – This category includes government seats which mean seats available in government colleges and government share of seats in private colleges.
2nd category – This category includes private seats which mean seats available in private colleges (KPCF (COMED-K), AMPCK, KRLMPCA).
3rd category - NRI seats (KPCF (COMED-K), AMPCK, KRLMPCA)
4th category - Other seats (KPCF (COMED-K), AMPCK, KRLMPCA)
Karnataka MBBS BDS Participating Institutes 2018
Government Medical Colleges
Name of Colleges
Private Medical Colleges
Name of Colleges
Government Dental Colleges
Name of Colleges
Employees State Insurance Corporation Dental College, Gulbarga
Private Dental Colleges
Dayananada Sagar Dental College, Bangalore
HKE Society’s S. Nijalingappa Dental College, Gulbarga
K.V.G.Dental College, Sullia
PM Nadagowda Dental College, Bagalkot