NEET MDS Result 2019 – National Board of Examinations (NBE) has released the merit list of NEET MDS 2019 for 50% All India Quota candidates on March 8 in PDF format. A link to download the NEET MDS merit list 2019 is available on this page. NEET MDS 2019 merit list displays the roll number, NEET MDS rank, 50% All India rank and category rank of qualified candidates. Also, through the press release published on March 8, 2019, the authority stated that the individual NEET MDS score card will be available from March 10. Aspirants included in the merit list of NEET MDS will be eligible to participate for AIQ counselling process, which will begin from March 15.
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NEET MDS 2019 result was announced on January 14 in the PDF format. NEET MDS result 2019 displays the roll number, NEET MDS rank and scores obtained (out of 960). Along with the result, NEET MDS cutoff 2019 for each category has also announced. Candidates who have qualified the NEET MDS 2019 exam are eligible to appear for counselling session for 50% All India Quota seats and 50% State Quota seats. Also, all the seats from deemed, central and private institutes will be filled on the basis of NEET MDS 2019 result. It is mandatory for candidates to secure the minimum qualifying NEET MDS cut off to pass the entrance test. The cutoff percentile for General category candidates is 50, and the marks equivalent is 250. While the qualifying cutoff for SC/ST/OBC aspirants is 40 percentile with 215 as the corresponding marks.
Based on the cut off scores, the NEET MDS 2019 merit list will be prepared which will contain the All India Rank and category-wise rank. Only candidates qualifying the examination as per the NEET MDS result will be called for counseling session. NEET MDS 2019 result is the basis for admission to 50% All India Quota and state quota seats. The regulatory body will release the NEET MDS scorecard for qualified aspirants only who can download it by entering their roll number and date of birth. A link to download the scorecard of NEET MDS 2019 will be provided on this page when it is released by the authority. Check the article on NEET MDS result 2019 downloading process, calculation method, percentile required and other details below.
NEET MDS 2019 was held online on December 14, 2018, in a single session. NEET MDS application form 2019 was released and was available till November 6. The exam has 240 multiple choice questions based on the curriculum studied in BDS programme.
How to download NEET MDS Merit List 2019 for 50% AIQ?
Candidates will be required to click on the link given above to check the merit list of NEET MDS 2019.
The merit list will provide candidates’ roll number, NEET MDS rank, All India 50% rank and All India category rank.
As the NEET PG merit list 2019 is made available in the downloadable pdf format, candidates can download the merit list for further use.
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How to download NEET MDS Result 2019?
Aspirants can download the NEET MDS 2019 result following the steps mentioned below.
Step 1 – Click on the link provided on this page
Step 2 – The result of NEET MDS 2019 will appear on the screen in PDF format
Step 3 – Candidates are required to search their roll number using Ctrl+F
Step 4 – Candidates can verify the details mentioned in it and download it
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Important Dates related to NEET MDS 2019 Result
Candidates can check the important dates of NEET MDS 2019 from the table provided below.
NEET MDS Result related dates
NEET MDS exam
December 14, 2018
Announcement of result
January 14, 2019
Cut off to be declared
January 14, 2019
Release of merit list for 50% AIQ
March 8, 2019
Registration for Counselling and Fee Payment starts - Round I
March 15, 2019
Details mentioned on NEET MDS 2019 Result
Following are the details printed on the result of NEET MDS 2019:
Details on NEET MDS Score Card
Name, category, father’s name, date of birth and roll number
Score and rank
Total marks secured, percentile scores and All India Rank
NEET MDS cut off
Marks equal to percentile cut off and cut off for 50% AIQ seats
How to download NEET MDS 2019 Scorecard?
In order to download the scorecard of NEET MDS 2019, aspirants can follow the procedure mentioned below.
- Click on the link provided below.
- Enter the NEET MDS roll number and date of birth.
- After submitting the details, the NEET MDS scorecard will appear on the screen.
- Verify the details and download the scorecard.
- Take a printout of the scorecard for future references.
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Validity of NEET MDS Scorecard 2019
The validity of NEET MDS 2019 result will be only for the current academic session 2019 for postgraduate dental courses and cannot be carried forward for the next academic session.
NEET MDS Result 2019 – Qualifying Percentile
NBE has set the minimum qualifying percentile which must be secured by aspirants to pass the entrance test. As mentioned above, general category aspirants must secure 50 percentile in the test, while for SC/ST/OBC aspirants, it is 40 percentile. The marks corresponding to 50 percentile for the general category is 250 out of a total of 960 marks. Based on the NEET MDS cut off 2019, the authority will prepare the merit list for All India Quota seats, while the state authorities will use the cut off marks to prepare state-wise merit list for allotment of MDS seats under their control. Check previous year cut off percentile and marks from the table below.
NEET MDS cutoff 2019
|Category||Minimum qualifying percentile||Cutoff score (out of 960)|
Last year, the cut off marks for the respective categories was lowered by the Central Government in consultation with Dental Council of India (DCI). Candidates can also check the revised cut off percentile and marks of all categories in the table below.
NEET MDS Cut off 2018
Cut off percentile
Cut off marks (out of 960)
Revised Cut off percentile
Revised cut off marks
Types of NEET MDS Result 2019
NEET MDS 2019 result to be announced by NBE will be considered for admission to the following courses:
Admission to 50% All India Quota seats, and
50% State Quota seats
NEET MDS result 2019 for 50% All India Quota seats
The result for 50% All India Quota seats will be announced for the candidates who will secure the minimum qualifying marks in the test. However, securing the NEET MDS cut off percentile does not guarantee admission under All India Quota seats. Candidates who secured the minimum qualifying percentile for 50% AIQ seats will be called for counselling process conducted by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). Candidates belonging from Jammu and Kashmir will not be included in NEET MDS 2019 result for All India scheme. While students who were nominated under the central pool by the Government of India to do BDS form the dental college of the state are eligible to appear for 50% All India Quota seats. The previous year cut off and revised cut off for 50% All India Quota is mentioned below for a better idea of candidates.
NEET MDS cut off for 50% All India Quota seats
Cut off Percentile
Cut off scores
Revised Cut off percentile
Revised Cut off scores
NEET MDS Result 2019 for State Quota seats
The designated state authorities will consider the NEET MDS scores for admission to dental postgraduate courses offered by the government, private and deemed colleges/universities in the state. The merit list prepared and published by NBE will be provided to the state counselling authorities. Based on the NEET MDS 2019 result, the state authorities will prepare the merit list for the aspirants applied for admission to the dental institutes established by state governments, universities established by the act of state/union territory legislature, municipal bodies, trust, society, company and minority institutions.
NEET MDS 2019 Result – Percentile Vs Percentage
A percentile rank tells that how well a candidate performed in comparison to others while the percentage shows how well a candidate performed in the test. Percentile never gives the marks of how much an aspirant has secured, instead, it just tells the merit position among the candidates who appeared for the test. The example for the better understanding between percentile and percentage will be shown below.
Percentile rank – If the mark of a candidate is greater than or equal to 80%, then he/she will be at 80th percentile, where 8 is the percentile rank.
Percentage – An aspirant securing 75% marks in the test which is of 1000 marks, thus the marks obtained by the candidate is 750. Percentage of a candidate is never affected by the merit position of the aspirant in comparison to the other candidates.
NEET MDS Merit List 2019 and Rank
The All India merit list 2019 will be prepared on the basis of prescribed NEET MDS cut off percentile secured by candidates. The following NEET MDS merit list will be prepared for admission to medical colleges.
NEET MDS rank – This merit list includes overall merit position of a candidate amongst all the candidates who have appeared for the entrance test.
All India 50% All India Quota rank – This list includes the overall merit position of aspirants amongst all the candidates who have appeared in NEET MDS 2019 and are considered eligible for 50% All India Quota counselling.
All India 50% Quota category rank – This is the overall merit position of the candidates belonging to the different reserved categories (SC/ST/OBC) as opted by aspirants while filling the application form of NEET MDS 2019
NEET MDS 2019 Merit List – Tie-Breaking Method
In case, the marks of two or more candidates will be equal, the merit position will be decided following the tie-breaking procedure mentioned below.
Number of correct responses: Candidates who have a higher number of correct responses in the entrance exam will be allotted better rank
Date of birth: If the first tie-breaker won’t be successful, the date of birth of aspirants will be taken into consideration. Candidates elder in age will be given preferences in the merit list
What after NEET MDS Result 2019?
After the announcement of the result, candidates included in the merit list of All India Quota scheme will be called for NEET MDS 2019 counselling. The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) under the Directorate General of Health Services will conduct the counselling process. Aspirants must first register themselves to participate for counselling. The seat allotment procedure will be done on the basis of All India Rank, preferences of colleges as well as courses and seats available.