NEET PG Counselling 2018

NEET PG CounsellingNEET PG Counselling 2018-  DGHS, the counselling conducting body of NEET PG 2018 will tentatively start the counselling of NEET PG 2018 in the month of March 2018. The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), on behalf of the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC), is the designated authority for the NEET PG 2018 counselling All India 50 % Quota seats. The NEET PG counselling 2018 will be conducted for admissions to medical education institutions of the Central Government, Universities established by Acts of Parliament and Deemed Universities for all postgraduate courses including Diploma, MD, MS, DM and M.Ch courses. The candidates who fail to attend the NEET PG 2018 counselling will not be eligible for admissions. The NEET PG counselling 2018 will take place in online mode over two rounds. The MCC will release the NEET PG 2018 counselling schedule in January. The candidates can check here the detailed procedure of NEET PG counselling 2018.

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The NEET PG 2018 entrance exam was held on January 7, 2018. The result of NEET PG 2018 will be declared on January 31, 2018. It is likely that the merit list of NEET PG will be released in February 2018, and the counselling of NEET PG 2018 will start in March 2018. Only those candidates who have secured an All India Rank (AIR) and have meet the NEET PG 2018 Eligibility Criteria will be invited to participate in NEET PG 2018 Counselling. Candidates can check here all the details related to NEET PG Counselling 2018 including the important dates, minimum qualifying percentile, number of seats available in the respective colleges, and the previous year cut off score of NEET PG.

 

Important Dates for NEET PG 2018 Counselling

Events

Dates

Exam Date

January 7, 2018

Result Date

January 31, 2018

NEET PG All India Merit List

February 2018*

Registration for Counselling of NEET PG 2018, Choice Filling & Indicative Seat allotment result (for Counselling Rounds 1 and 2)

Second week of March 2018*

Exercising of Choices (Choice filling) and Locking – Round 1

Second week of March 2018*

Seat Allotment Process – Round 1

Third week of March 2018*

NEET PG Counselling Result – Round 1

Third week of March 2018*

Reporting at the allocated medical college after the first round

Last week of March 2018*

Exercising of Choices (Choice filling) and Locking – Round 2

Third week of April 2018*

Seat Allotment Process – Round 2

Last week of April 2018*

NEET PG Counselling Result – Round 2

Last week of April 2018*

Reporting at the allocated medical college after second round

First week of May 2018*

*Dates given above are tentative and will be uploaded as soon as the official dates are released.

 

Minimum qualifying percentile for NEET PG Counselling 2018

 

The candidates who secured minimum qualifying percentile in NEET PG 2018 will be considered for the counselling of NEET PG 2018. This does not secure a seat for admission, it only serves as the least percentile required for counselling. The minimum required percentile with their respective categories is given in the table below-

 

NEET PG Qualifying Percentile

S. No.

Categories

 Minimum Required Percentile

1.

General (UR)

50th Percentile

2.

SC/ST/OBC

40th Percentile

3.

UR PH

45th Percentile

Number of Seats available for NEET PG 2018 Counselling

The number of seats available in respective colleges for the admission in NEET PG 2018 is mentioned below-

 

 

Steps of NEET PG Counselling 2018 for All India 50% Quota-

  • The candidates are advised to register themselves and submit their choices after looking at the trend of seat allotment.

  • The first round of seat allotment will take place.

  • The result of the first round of seat allotment for counselling of NEET PG 2018 will be published

  • The candidates who are allotted seats will be required to complete admission formalities.

  • If you are not allotted any seat or you want to upgrade your assigned seat then you can appear for the second round of seat allotment.

  • The choices made in the first allotment will be treated null and void.

  • The candidates are advised to make fresh choices.

  • The result of the second round of seat allotment for NEET PG counselling 2018 will be published.

  • If candidates are assigned seats then they are advised to complete the admission formalities because the second round of seat allotment is the last round to get a seat in the counselling of NEET PG 2018.

NEET PG Counselling 2018 process Flow Chart:

 

NEET-PG-Counselling-flow-chart

 

NEET PG Cut off score 2017

Category

Cut off score out of 1500 (Initial)

Cut off score out of 1500 (Revised)

General

705.9194

667.4111

SC/ST/OBC

655.1766

618.8969

Persons with disability

680.0611

643.1009

NEET PG Cut Off 2017 for 50% All India Quota Seats

Category

Cut off

Unreserved (UR)

863.6479

Unreserved PH

682.3638

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

842.2654

Other Backward Classes PH

655.5969

Scheduled Caste (SC)

655.1937

Scheduled Caste PH

658.5397

Scheduled Tribe

655.1766

Schedule Tribe PH

673.4360

Highlights of NEET PG Counselling 2018

  • The counselling of NEET PG 2018 will be held online. No medical examination will take place at the time of counselling of NEET PG 2018 seats.

  • Candidates are required to participate online for NEET PG 2018 Counselling as per the schedule against their ranks in NEET PG 2018 merit list.

  • The number of candidates will be three times the number of seats for NEET PG Counselling 2018. This implies only one in three candidates participating in the counselling will get a seat.

  • If a candidate is unable to attend the first round of counselling of NEET PG 2018, then he/she can attend the second round. However, if a candidate misses both the sessions, he/she will not be considered irrespective of his/her rank and score in NEET PG merit list 2018.

  • The vacant seats will be offered to the candidate listed next in the merit list. If one does not get a programme of choice in the first round of NEET PG 2018 counselling, one can attend the next session and request an upgrade.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on NEET PG Counselling 2018

Ques. 1: What information does a candidate require for online registration?

Ans.: The candidates will be asked information which is mentioned on their registration form and admit card. The aspirants have to make sure that they have a copy of registration form and admit card at the time of admissions and these documents will also be necessary after the admissions.

 

Ques. 2: What documents are required at the time of counselling and allotted Medical College?

Ans.: The counselling of NEET PG 2018 will be online so there is no requirement of documents at the time of seat allotment. However, at the time of admission candidates are required to carry the original documents which are mentioned below-

  • NBE issued Admit card.

  • NBE issued Result/Rank Letter

  • Mark Sheets of MBBS 1st, 2nd & 3rd Professional Examinations.

  • MBBS Degree Certificate/Provisional Certificate.

  • Internship Completion Certificate or Certificate from the Head of Institution or College that the internship will be completed by March 31, 2018, of the year of admission.

  • Permanent/ Provisional Registration Certificate issued by MCI/ State Medical. Provision Registration Certificate is acceptable only in cases where a candidate is undergoing internship and is likely to complete the internship on or before March 31, 2018.

  • High School/ Higher Secondary Certificate/ Birth Certificate as proof of date of birth.

  • The candidates are required to take one identification proof (PAN Card, Driving License, Voter ID, Passport or Aadhar Card) along with them to the college allotted to them during NEET PG 2018 Counselling at the time of admission.

  • The Candidates are advised to bring the following certificates, if they belong to any of these categories

(i) SC/ST Certificate issued by the competent authority, and should be in English or Hindi language. Sub-caste needs to be clearly mentioned in the certificate.

(ii) OBC certificate issued by the competent authority. The sub-caste should be in accordance with the Central List of OBC. The OBC candidates should belong to Non-Creamy Layer.

(iii) Orthopaedic Physical Disability {Physically Handicapped (PH)} Certificate issued from a constituted and authorized Medical Boards. No other PH certificate will be entertained by the authorities.

 

Ques. 3: Who is eligible for the second round of allotment?

Ans- The following groups of candidates will be eligible for second round of counselling of NEET PG 2018-

  • The candidates who registered, however, they were unable to get a seat in the first round of seat allotment.

  • The candidates whose first round of allotted seat was cancelled during the document verification on reporting for admission. In this case, the candidates who have secured the seat under reserved category due to change in category from reserved to unreserved (UR) or PH status from Yes to No will come, considering that the candidates are eligible in the second round of seat allotment with the changed category.

  • Candidates who have reported or joined at the allotted institute during the joining period of the first round of allotment and submitted willingness for participating in the second round of NEET PG 2018 counselling up-gradation as Yes.

Ques. 4: Who is not eligible for the second round of allotment?

Ans.:  The following candidates will not be eligible for the second round of counselling of NEET PG 2018-

  • The candidates who were unable to report at allotted Institute after seat allotment in first round.

  • Reported & Withdrawn (Resigned) from NEET PG 2018 counselling at allotted Institute.

  • The candidates who changed their category after the first round of seat allotment.

  • Candidates who have not opted for up-gradation.

Ques. 5: What is mock counselling (indicative seat allotment result)?

Ans.: Indicative seat allotment is the seat available for allotment to a candidate at the time of processing of data by computer from choices submitted by the particular candidate. The mock counselling will aid candidates in understanding which choices are more appropriate for them. The indicative seat will also help candidates to modify, add or delete choices. Although, the indicative seat allotted shown on these dates does not guarantee that the same seat will be allotted finally (during the first round).

 

NEET PG 2018 will have All India 50% Quota seats and State quota seats. The All India 50% Quota seats include Medical Educational Institutions of Central Government, Universities established by an Act of Parliament, and Deemed Universities. The authority responsible for counselling of NEET PG 2018, All India 50% Quota will be Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. State quota seats include all Medical Institutions in a State, institutions established by State Government, and Universities established by Act of State/Union Territory Legislature, Municipal Bodies Trust, Society, Company or Minority Institutions. The State Government or authority designated by the State Government will be responsible for State quota seats of NEET PG 2018 counselling.

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