Kerala to accept NEET 2017 scores

Kerala to accept NEET 2017 scoresThe Kerala Government on December 20 decided not to conduct separate entrance exam for medical as well as its allied programmes from the 2017-18 academic year. The students would be instead admitted to medical, agricultural, AYUSH and veterinary sciences on the basis of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The exam authority, Commissioner of Entrance Examination, Kerala is expected to release a notification on the same soon.

According to the media reports, the decision to accept NEET for even the allied programmes was taken at the Cabinet meeting by the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

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Till last year, admissions to approximately 1,895 MBBS and 840 BDS seats in Government, Government Controlled Self Financing and Private self-financing medical and dental colleges of Kerala were made through the state level entrance exam-KEAM.

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The Supreme Court on May 9, 2016 had ruled that only NEET would enable students to get admissions to MBBS and BDS seats. With this judgment, all private and Government medical entrance exams including KCET had stood cancelled. Read the full story here.

 

Ordinance on NEET

The Centre, however, had passed an ordinance on May 20, 2016 to defer NEET by a year for State Governments and their affiliated institutions in the academic year-2016. The Centre had also made it optional for state governments to conduct admissions on the basis of NEET 2016 scores. Read the full story here.

 

Kerala had conducted its own entrance exam in 2016. Though, many states like Uttar Pradesh and Uttrakhand among others had accepted NEET scores.

 

Other states are also expected to announce admission to MBBS and BDS programme through NEET. Further, the counselling process will be a centralised exercise for each state.

 

Recently, the Centre has announced that NEET will be also be conducted in six vernacular languages apart from Hindi and English. Read the full story here.

 

Stay tuned to www.medicine.careers360.com for more information on NEET 2017

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My neet 2018 score is 639.what rank can i expect to get please?

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My neet 2018 score is 639.whats the chances of mine in getting into any medicall college in delhi?

will i get admission in GRANT Medical college ,mumbai yah seth GS medical college ,mumbai?

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PIYUSH MISHRA 2 hours ago

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FOR SURE YOU WILL GET A GOVT MEDICAL COLLEGE

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I m scoring 416 marks in neet 2018 I m from SC category can I have chances to get government college in madhya Pradesh or india

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Yes you have chances of getting a college in madhya Pradesh at this score but if you have the state quota for mp then it will increase your chances.
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I am a sc candidate and i am getting 420 in neet 2018 . Do I have any chances of getting into any govt. medical college in odisha?

I am a sc candidate and i am getting 420 in neet 2018 . Do I have any chances of getting into any govt. medical college in odisha under stat

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Hello anchal The marks range for SC candidates in Odisha was 468-352 for 85% state quota seats. So according to this criteria you have fair enough chances of getting a govt medical college in odisha. ...Read More
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I got 216 marks in neet 2018 exam as a general category, can i get mbbs course ? in which college

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HELLO SMITESH YOU CAN NOT GET GOVT MEDICAL COLLEGE BUT THIER ARE CHANCES THAT YOU GET A PRIVATE COLLEGE FOR ADMISSION PROCESS IN PRIVATE COLLEGES AND INFO ON THEIR ELIGIBLE SCORE CONTACT ME ON MY M...Read More

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