Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 - Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) is the counselling conducting authority of Karnataka PG Medical 2018 admission. The offline round of counselling will start from May 24, 2018. The mop-up round of counselling was scheduled for May 16 and May 17, 2018 and was extended up to May 21, 2018. Karnataka PG medical mop-up round will be conducted in offline mode. In accordance with Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India notification released on April 27, 2018, the minimum qualifying percentile of NEET PG has been revised and can be checked here. The conducting body has invited the registration for medical and dental courses. The second round of counselling has been postponed until the final order has been taken by the supreme court regarding the transfer of All India Quota seats. The authorities earlier released a notification regarding the change in the schedule of the second round of Karnataka PG medical counselling 2018. The document verification session will be held from April 25 to April 28, 2018. The list of candidates who are eligible to participate in the second round of Karnataka PG medical counselling 2018 has been declared. The authorities earlier released a schedule of exercising the choices during the first and second round of counselling. The result of the first round of counselling has been released and the same can be checked by the candidates here. KEA rescheduled the date of declaration of first counselling round allotment result from April 17 to April 15, 2018. As a result of this, the time for option entry for second round of counselling was changed from April 13 (11:00 AM) to April 14 (11:00 AM). The option to choice entry for second round of Karnataka PG medical counselling 2018 is closed now. Following the instructions of the Supreme Court, the new schedule of Karnataka PG medical admission 2018 was released by the KEA on April 10, 2018. The first round of counselling started on April 11, 2018, and the candidates could give options entry till 6.00 PM on that day. The authorities also earlier released a verified list of eligible candidates which also includes candidates who are not of 'Karnataka Origin'. Now, only those candidates who have completed MBBS from the state are eligible to participate in the counselling process. The new notification, schedule and the details of the counselling process of Karnataka PG medical admission 2018 can be checked in this article.
The Supreme Court had passed an order on April 4, 2018, as per which the KEA was required to modify the NEET PG Information Bulletin and release a new schedule for counselling.The revised information brochure and a new schedule for counselling has been released on April 10, 2018. The controversial 'Karnataka Origin' eligibility clause was removed by the Supreme Court through its order meaning that candidates who completed their MBBS or BDS from Karnataka are now eligible to apply for the 50% State Quota Seats.
Earlier on March 27, 2018, the Karnataka PG medical admission process had been put on hold. The counselling process continued till March 29 as scheduled but there was no publication of any further notice from March 30, 2018 onwards by the conducting authority. The online choice filling session which was supposed to be conducted until March 29, 2018 was held but there was no mock allotment result published by the authorities. The candidates can check here the link to submit their options as released by the KEA on April 10, 2018.
Notification regarding the revised schedule of Karnataka PG medical counselling
Due to the lowering of NEET PG and MDS percentile, KEA has started the registration process for medical and dental courses for candidates who are now eligible to participate in the counselling process. The candidates can check below the revised schedule for registration and option locking session. The registration facility is a one-time process, the candidates will not be allowed to register for the further rounds of counselling.
Karnataka PG Medical Counselling 2018
The offline round of counselling will start from May 24, 2018 candidates can register with KEA, Bangalore. The mop-up round of counselling was conducted from May 16 to May 21, 2018. The online choice filling and locking session for reduced percentile candidates was made available from May 3 to May 4, 2018. The result of the first round of online choice locking has been released. The candidates were required to enter their PGET No. to fetch the details of the allotted college. The candidates can check below the link to register themselves for Karnataka PG medical 2018 counselling. The candidates who are included in the revised eligible list of candidates are allowed to participate in the counselling session. Earlier, the online choice filling session was conducted until March 29, 2018, for admission to Karnataka PG Medical 2018. The candidates will require their PGET number to submit options. The candidates will be allotted seats which come under 50% State Quota on the basis of NEET PG 2018 scores for Karnataka PG Medical 2018 admission. The candidates are required to verify their documents again for the counselling of Karnataka PG Medical 2018 admission.
To check Karnataka PG Medical Round two results- Click here
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Option Entry Notification for Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018
The KEA has reopened the option entry portal on April 10, 2018, for all candidates eligible for MD/MS admissions who had already completed their registration formalities in March. The notification regarding Karnataka PG Medical option entry can be seen below -
Karnataka PG Medical Merit List 2018
The eligible list of candidates for round two of Karnataka PG medical counselling has been released on April 23, 2018. The revised verified list released on April 10, 2018, include those candidates who have completed MBBS from Karnataka state. The inclusion in the list signifies that the candidate is eligible to participate in the counselling session. Karnataka Examinations Authority has released the name of the candidates who were eligible in terms of score and comes under above-mentioned eligibility criteria of Karnataka PG Medical 2018 admission. The candidates had to register online to prticipate in Karnataka PG medical 2018 counselling session. KEA has announced the merit list on the basis of NEET PG score. Only the candidates who have registered successfully were included in Karnataka PG Medical Merit List 2018. Karnataka PG Medical merit list 2018was determined as per following criteria mentioned in the table:
Karnataka PG Medical Merit List 2018 eligibility
Minimum Required Percentile
Revised Minimum Required Percentile
SC/ST/OBC (including PwD of SC/ST/OBC)
To check Karnataka PG Medical Eligible List for Round Two - Click here
To check Karnataka PG Medical Verified List 2018 (Revised) - Click here
Karnataka PG Medical Document Verification 2018
The document verification session for admission to Karnataka PG medical 2018 will be conducted by the authorities in the premises of KEA. The candidates were allotted a serial number which was given to the registered list. Aspirants are required to be present at the scheduled time to verify their documents.
- Admit Card and Score Card issued by National Board of Examinations (NBE).
Registration form of Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 with the payment receipt.
Photo ID Proof (Aadhar Card/PAN Card/Driving License/Voter ID/Passport/Ration Card).
Two passport size photographs which should be same as uploaded by the candidate during NEET PG 2018 registration form.
Secondary School Leaving Certificate for Date of Birth.
The year-wise detailed mark sheets of MBBS.
A certificate of Compulsory Rotating Internship.
Provisional internship completion certificate for candidates who will be completing their internship as on March 31, 2018.
An undertaking on Rs. 20 Stamp paper needs to be submitted for Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018.
Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 - Document Verification Schedule
Scheduled Time: 11.15 am – 1.15 pm
Reporting Time: 10.15 am
Scheduled Time: 2.00 pm – 4.00 pm
Reporting Time: 1.00 pm
Scheduled Time: 4.15 pm – 6.15 pm
Reporting Time: 3.15 pm
May 2, 2018
May 3, 2018
Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018: Timeline of Events
The counselling process for Karnataka PG medical 2018 admission started earlier in March. The admission process, however, stayed until the Supreme court delivered its final judgement on April 4. A new counselling process is expected to be announced shortly. The SC decision has been made against the move taken by the KEA to bar the non-domicile candidates from participating in the counselling process. The new schedule will be updated here as soon as it is released by the conducting authority.
KEA had earlier released the list of candidates who have successfully registered by filling the application form and are eligible to participate in the counselling process considering their documents are verified. The candidates can check here the list of registered candidates. The document verification session was conducted until March 23, 2018. The registration process of Karnataka PG medical 2018 started on March 10, 2018, and the candidates were allowed to fill the application form until March 16, 2018. The last date to pay registration fees was March 16, 2018 up to 8.00 pm.
Karnataka PG Medical Admission Dates 2018 (Revised)
First Round of Counselling- Schedule
Online Application Form release date
March 10, 2018
Online Application Form last date
March 16, 2018 up to 8.00 pm
Application Fee submission last date
March 16, 2018
Editing Online Registration data
March 15 - Match 16, 2018
March 19 - March 23, 2018
March 27, 2018
First round of Counselling (Option entry)
March 27 - March 29, 2018
Option entry by eligible candidates
April 10 - April 11, 2018 up to 6.00 pm
Mock Allotment Result
April 13, 2018 up to 4.00 pm
Provision to change option entry
April 13 - 14, 2018 up to 6.00 pm
Result Declaration (Round 1)
April 17, 2018 by 10.00 am
Exercise of choice
April 18, 2018
Admission Fee payment, submission of original documents
April 19 - April 21, 2018 10.30 am - 5.00 pm
Last date of joining the allotted college
April 25, 2018 before 4.00 pm
Second Round of Counselling- Schedule
Fresh Registration (for candidates with lowered percentile)
April 28 - April 30, 2018
Submission of Original Documents
May 2 - May 3, 2018
May 3, 2018
Rearrangement of Options
May 3 - May 5, 2018
Declaration of Result (Round 2)
May 7, 2018
Fee Payment and Collection of Allotment Letter
May 8 - May 10, 2018
Last date of joining the allotted college
May 11, 2018
Mop-Up Round Counselling - Schedule
May 16 - May 21, 2018
Last date to pay the registration fees
Information about Verification Schedule
Offline verification of documents
Publication of Seat Matrix and Fee Structure
Last date of reporting to college (Medical)
Transfer of seats to the medical colleges with the list of students in order of merit
Last date of joining
Karnataka PG Medical Eligibility Criteria 2018
The candidate must be a citizen of India for admission in Karnataka PG Medical 2018.
The candidate must have completed MBBS from the state to be eligible for Karnataka PG medical admission 2018.
- The candidate must secure minimum qualifying percentile in NEET PG 2018.
- The candidate is required to complete ‘Compulsory Rotating Internship’ on or before March 31, 2018, for Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018.
CLAUSES REMOVED BY SC ORDER ON APRIL 4, 2018 -
The candidate should have passed MBBS from the state of Karnataka and should be a domicile of the state.
The candidate should have passed first and second year of Pre-University examination or Class 11 and 12 within the state of Karnataka recognised by State Government or MBBS/BDS from an Institute located in the state of Karnataka and the parents should have studied from Karnataka for a period of not less than 10 years.
Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018: Highlights
Name: Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018
Exam Name: NEET PG 2018
Exam Conducting Authority: National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Counselling Conducting Authority for 50% State Quota: Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)
Counselling Conducting Authority for All India 50% Quota: Medical Counselling Committee (MCC)
The counselling of admission to Karnataka PG Medical 2018 will be online and offline. The registration process of Karnataka PG Medical admission 2018 will be only online. Karnataka Examinations Authority will not take any other entrance exam for Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 in MD/MS/PG Diploma/MDS programmes. The admission to Karnataka PG Medical 2018 will be done on the basis of NEET PG score for All India 50% Quota and 50% State Quota. The results published by National Board of Examination (NBE) will be taken into consideration for the preparation of Karnataka PG Medical 2018 merit list.
The total number of seats in Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 is 1090 seats in government colleges and 1218 seats in private colleges. Karnataka PG Medical admission 2018 offers 38 MD/MS programmes offered under 50% state quota seats. The admission to All India 50% Quota Seats will be conducted by Medical Council of India (MCC). Candidates who have applied for Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 can check here all the details related to eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, merit list and counselling details of DU PG Medical 2018 Admission. NEET PG is a national level postgraduate entrance exam conducted by NBE. NEET PG 2018 was conducted on January 7, 2018, and the result was declared on January 23, 2018.
Karnataka PG Medical Seat Matrix 2018
The authorities have published Karnataka PG medical 2018 seat matrix which contains the number of seats available in government and private medical and dental colleges. The number of seats will vary from subject to subject. The division has also been made on the basis of category, therefore, the candidates can check the seats available for each category in the respective colleges and courses offered by each of them.
To Check Government Medical Colleges seat matrix - Click here
To Check Private Medical Colleges seat matrix - Click here
To Check Medical - NRI & others seat matrix - Click here
To Check Government Dental Colleges seat matrix - Click here
To Check Private Dental Colleges seat matrix - Click here
To Check Dental NRI & others seat matrix - Click here
To see the notification for Karnataka PG 2018, check the image below -
Karnataka PG Medical Admission Form 2018
- Karnataka PG medical application form 2018 was available until March 16, 2018.
- The last date to submit registration fee was March 16, 2018
The registration process of admission to Karnataka PG Medical 2018 will be online only.
The candidates have to fill all their details like NEET PG 2018 Application Number, NEET PG score.
The candidates have to make the payment through e-challan and submit at the time of verification of documents.
The application fee is Rs. 1000 for General Category and Rs. 500 for SC/ST category.
Only those candidates who have filled the application form will be eligible for document verification session.
To fill Karnataka PG Medical Application Form 2018 - Click here
To check the list of registered candidates for Karnataka PG Medical Admission 2018 - Click here
To see the revised brochure for Karnataka PG Medical 2018 as released on April 10, 2018, check the window below -