NEET Counselling 2017: The second round of counselling of NEET 2017 for admissions to MBBS and BDS seats in All India Quota began from August 1 and concluded on August 4. Counselling for Deemed/Central Universities and for Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) colleges under 'Insured Persons (IPs)' quota also took place in this period. The seat matrix after the first counselling round for each of these institutions was released earlier. The second seat allotment list was released on August 8. For Deemed and Central Universities, it has been released on August 11. The counselling dates are as per the schedule released by the Medical Counselling Committee which can be seen by candidates below. CBSE had earlier published the seat allotment list after the first round of counselling on July 14. It had released the Rank Letters for all candidates who had successfully secured the 15% All India Quota seats through NEET Result 2017 from July 4 onwards. Candidates can also check the same from this page. The NEET 2017 Counselling is being 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 is being 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.
Latest: Tamil Nadu MBBS merit list released!!
Candidates can also check below the seat matrix for MBBS and BDS courses in medical colleges across the country as released by the MCC on June 5.
- Stay updated on MBBS exams via emails and push notifications
- Get ebooks on preparation tips by toppers, counseling details for different states, top medical colleges etc.
- Practice mock tests and get a performance analysis to help you prepare better
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.
NEET 2017 Counselling Schedule
Total number of days (approx.)
NEET 2017 Registration, Choice Filling (From 5th) & Indicative Seat
July 3 to July 11, 2017
NEET 2017 Registration, Choice Filling and Indicative Seat for Deemed/Central Universities and ESIC Colleges under IP Quota
July 5 to July 11, 2017
Exercise of choice and locking schedule
July 12, 2017
Seat allotment process- Round 1
July 13 to 14, 2017
Round 1 result published
July 14, 2017 (changed from July 15)
Reporting at the allotted medical/dental college
July 16 to 22, 2017
Round 2- exercise of choices and locking
August 1 to 4, 2017
Round 2-seat allotment process
August 5 to 7, 2017
Round 2 result to be announced on
August 8, 2017
Reporting at the allotted medical/dental college
August 9 to 16, 2017
Transfer of vacant all India quota seats to states
August 16, 2017
Seats for NEET Counselling 2017 Round Two
The first round of counselling of NEET 2017 was conducted between July 5 and July 11. Admissions to the allotted seats took place between July 16 and July 22. Candidates can check here the final seats matrix for MBBS and BDS seats across various colleges as well as the seats currently allotted and seats left vacant after the first round of NEET 2017 Counselling.
To check the MBBS seat matrix for NEET Counselling Round Two, Click Here
To check the BDS seat matrix for NEET Counselling Round Two, Click Here
To check the seats left vacant in each college due to candidates not joining or resigning, Click Here
To check the seats occupied in each college as per the NEET AIR after NEET Counselling First Round, Click Here
NEET Counselling 2017 Round Two
The counselling for second round of NEET 2017 was conducted between August 1 and August 4 for admissions to 15% All India Quota seats in Government medical and dental colleges. Candidates who did not participate in the first round of NEET 2017 Counselling can check below how to participate.
To participate in second round of NEET Counselling 2017 (15% AIQs) : Click Here
Seats for NEET Counselling 2017 Round Two for Deemed and Central Universities
The second round of counselling for Deemed and Central Universities was held between August 1 and August 4. Candidates could check the detailed seat matrix for MBBS and BDS courses at Deemed and Central Universities and other details related to seat allotment of NEET 2017 from the links below.
To check the MBBS seat matrix for NEET Counselling Round Two for Deemed and Central Universities, Click Here
To check the BDS seat matrix for NEET Counselling Round Two for Deemed and Central Universities, Click Here
To check details of the 8278 seats left vacant in Deemed and Central Universities due to candidates not joining or resigning, Click Here
To check details of the 841 seats occupied in Deemed and Central Universities as per the NEET Air after NEET Counselling First Round, Click Here
NEET Counselling 2017 Round Two for Deemed and Central Universities
The second round counselling for MBBS and BDS seats at Deemed and Central Universities was conducted between August 1 and August 4. Candidates could participate in the same by clicking on the link below.
To participate in second round of NEET Counselling 2017 (Deemed and Central Universities) : Click Here
Download Rank Letter for 15% All India Quota seats
Candidates who have qualified for 15% All India Quota seats as per the NEET 2017 Results can download their Rank Letters from the official website of the CBSE from July 4 onwards. States will be releasing their own merit lists over the course of July through which candidates will be able to know their qualifying status for 85% All India Quota seats.
To Download Rank Letter for 15% All India Quota seats - Click Here
NEET Counselling 2017 for 15% All India Quota seats
The counselling of NEET 2017 is being conducted from July 3 for admissions to seats in government medical and dental colleges, which falls under the category of All India Quota seats. It must be noted that since Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu and Kashmir do not participate in central pool of All India Quota seats, colleges from these states will not be participating in admission under All India Quota seats. Hence, these states will conduct counselling for 100% state quota seats.
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:
NEET 2017 Counselling Registration – Has started from 3rd July
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
To participate in first round of NEET Counselling 2017 (15% AIQs): Click Here
Check below the given official Schedule of NEET 2017 Counselling for 15% All India Quota:
Check below the final MBBS seat matrix for each medical college through 15% All India Quota of NEET 2017:
Check below the final BDS seat matrix for each dental college through 15% All India Quota of NEET 2017:
NEET Counselling 2017 for Deemed and Central Universities
The counselling for Deemed and Central Universities through NEET 2017 has begun from July 5 onwards and will be conducted by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) as per a Supreme Court ruling on May 9.
To participate in NEET Counselling 2017 for Deemed and Central Universities: Click Here Or Register through the given window below:
Check below the given official Schedule of NEET 2017 Counselling for Deemed and Central Universities:
NEET Counselling 2017 for ESIC Colleges
Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) Medical Institutions provide for ‘Insured Persons (IPs) Quota’ after allocation to All India Quota and State Quota is done. 332 MBBS seats are available for ‘Wards of Insured persons’ under ESI Scheme who meet the laid down eligibility criteria for admission to Medical Colleges under ‘Insured Persons (IPs)' Quota.
To participate in NEET Counselling 2017 for ESIC MBBS seats under IPs Quota: Click Here Or Register through the given window below:
Check below the given official Schedule of NEET 2017 Counselling for ESIC Medical Counselling for IP wards:
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
Number of seats
Approximately 3521 seats in 159 medical colleges
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 government and private colleges will done by the state which will conduct a common centralized counselling for admissions to all colleges located in that particular state. Counselling for central and deemed universities and All India Quota seats will be done by the DGHS. Further, CBSE will release a 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.
NEET 2017: States participating in centralised counselling
NEET Admissions through State Counselling
J & K MBBS Counselling 2017
Jharkhand MBBS Counselling 2017
Kerala MBBS Counselling 2017
Tripura MBBS Counselling 2017
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2017
Candidates who have cleared the NEET 2017 Cut Off declared by the CBSE along with the NEET 2017 Result on June 23 are eligible to attend counselling. The NEET 2017 Cut Off can be seen by candidates in the table below.
NEET 2017 Cut off under 15% All India Quota seats
No of candidates
GEN & PH
OBC & PH
SC & PH
ST & PH
Last year NEET cut off under 15% All India Quota seats
No of candidates
685 - 468
466 - 303
Unreserved & PH
OBC & PH
SC & PH
ST & PH
213 - 118
Guidelines to follow in NEET Counselling 2017
During this step of registration, eligible candidates as declared by CBSE will have to register online in the link or window given above on this page. Candidates will have to click on ‘New registrations’ tab. Candidates can then enter their details such as roll number, all India rank and percentile score. After registration, candidates will be allotted a user name and password.
Exercising of Choices and Locking
During this step, candidates will have to select their choice of medical and dental college where they wish to take admission. During exercising their options, candidates can interchange their opted choices as many times as they want before locking them. Once the choice is locked by the candidates, they cannot be modified. Further, the locked choices will start appearing on candidate’s screen.
Round 1- Seat Allotment Process
During the seat allotment process, the seats to be allotted to candidates according to their choice of medical and dental college selected will be distributed.
Round 1- Counselling Result
After the seat allotment process, the result for round 1 of NEET 2017 counselling will be published online in a pdf format. The result will consist of state’s name, institute name, branch, category and total seats.
Reporting at alloted medical and dental college against 1st round of counselling
After the counselling result will be out, candidates will have to report at the medical and dental college within the stipulated time.
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- Click here to download
Result of NEET 2017- Click here to download
Metric Certificate (for date of birth proof)
Class XII certificate
Passport size 10 photographs (same as affixed on application form)
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)
FAQs on NEET 2017 Counselling
Also Check -
Top Medical Colleges in India
Stay tuned to www.medicine.careers360.com for more information on NEET