Punjab MBBS Admission 2017

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Punjab MBBS Admission 2017

Punjab MBBS AdmissionPunjab MBBS Admission 2017: Admissions to MBBS and BDS programmes in government and private medical colleges across Punjab state will be done on the basis of NEET 2017 scores. The application process for Punjab MBBS BDS took place in online mode between June 26 and July 11 and was conducted by the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, the designated state Government authority for admissions through NEET 2017. 15,521 candidates appeared for NEET 2017 from Punjab state. The topper of NEET 2017, Navdeep Singh, was also a domicile of the state.  

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Directorate of Research and Medical Education, Punjab will not conduct a separate entrance exam. Thus, admissions to approximately 800 MBBS seats in 8 Medical and 1200 BDS seats in 11 dental colleges of Punjab will be on the basis of NEET 2017 scores. Punjab MBBS admission 2017 will be the basis for admissions to 85% state quota seats. Further, admissions to 15% All India Quota seats will be done by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). Candidates who wish to pursue MBBS and BDS programme from any college, institute and university located in Punjab have to mandatory appear in NEET and qualify it. Aspirants interested in applying for Punjab MBBS BDS admissions 2017 can check below for the eligibility criteria, important dates, application form procedure and merit list and counselling.  NEET 2017 was conducted on May 7 by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

 

Highlights of Punjab MBBS BDS Admission 2017

Name: Punjab MBBS BDS Admission 2017

 

Counselling Conducting Authority: Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, for state quota seats 

Counselling Conducting Authority: Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) for 15% All India Quota seats

Punjab MBBS BDS Important Dates 2017

 

Candidates can check below for Punjab MBBS BDS Admission 2017 important dates:

 

Punjab MBBS 2017 Important Dates

Events of Punjab MBBS BDS 2017

Important Dates

Application form release

June 26, 2017

Last date of submission of application form

July 11, 2017

Punjab MBBS BDS Merit List 2017

July 16, 2017

First counselling of Punjab MBBS BDS

July 17 to July 21, 2017

Second counselling of Punjab MBBS BDS

August 8 to August 13, 2017

Punjab MBBS BDS Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

The counselling conducting authority, Directorate of Research and Medical Education, Punjab has declared a separate eligibility for MBBS and BDS admissions. Check below for more details:

  • The applicant must be born on or before December 31, 1999

  • Candidates must be medically fit and have to submit a certificate of medical fitness

  • Candidates belonging to unreserved category must have obtained not less than 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together at the HSC/10+2 examination, whereas candidates belonging to reserved category and person with disability (PWD) have to obtain a minimum of 40% marks in 10+2 examination

  • Persons with disability (PWD) in General category have to obtain a minimum of 45% marks in the 10+2examination

  • Candidates must be a domicile of Punjab

Punjab MBBS BDS Application Form 2017

 

The application form of Punjab MBBS BDS admission 2017 has been released on 26 June 2017 by the counselling conducting authority, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot. Admissions will be available in online mode only. The last date to application form of MBBS and BDS admissions in Punjab is 11 July 2017. The examination fee of Punjab MBBS BDS 2017 was Rs. 5000 for General and Rs. 2500 for SC category candidates. The examination fee could be paid through the bank challan. Candidates could get a printout of their online Punjab MBBS BDS 2017 application form after locking their application form.

 

Punjab MBBS BDS Merit List 2017

 

The merit list of Punjab MBBS BDS Admission 2017 has been released on 16 July 2017. Check below for the highlights:

 

Admissions to state quota seats in the state of Punjab will be done on the basis of NEET scores 2017

  • Candidates whose name will appear in Punjab MBBS BDS 2017 merit list will only be eligible to appear in the counselling process as per the allotted rank

  • No communication regarding release of Punjab MBBS BDS 2017 merit list will be sent to candidates individually

  • Punjab MBBS BDS 2017 merit list will consist of candidate name, All India Rank and percentile etc

Punjab MBBS BDS Cut off 2017

Categories

Qualifying marks

Unreserved (UR)

50 percentile

Reserved and Persons with disability  (PWD)

40 percentile

PWD candidates in unreserved category

45 percentile

Punjab MBBS BDS Counselling 2017

 

Allotment to MBBS and BDS seats under 85% state quota will be done through online counselling conducted by Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab for government and private universities. The counselling first round has been conducted between July 17 and July 21. Qualified candidates were allowed to fill the preference forms.  After filling up the Preference forms, the selected candidates will know about their admissions through the seat allotment list which will be published on July 24. Qualified candidate whose names are not listed in the first notification have to wait till the further notifications of Punjab MBBS BDS admission counselling 2017.

 

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