Table of Contents:
|1.||NEET UG Counselling 2020|
|2.||NEET 2020 Counselling Important Dates|
|3.||NEET 2020 Eligibility Criteria|
|4.||NEET 2020 Counselling Procedure|
|5.||NEET 2020 Registration|
|6.||NEET Counselling fee 2020|
|7.||NEET 2020 Choice Filling/Locking|
|8.||NEET 2020 Seat Allotment|
|9.||NEET 2020 Counselling Second Round|
|10.||NEET 2020 Counselling Letter|
|11.||NEET UG Counselling Documents requirement|
|12.||NEET 2020 Cut Off|
|13.||FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS|
NEET UG Counselling 2020
NEET Counselling is a seat allotment process for all the medical institutes (MBBS/BDS) in the country is done by Medical Counselling Committee/ Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. NEET Counselling can be done for all the quotas in the country i.e. 15% All India Quota, 85% State Quota, Management Quota, Institutional Quota. NEET Counselling by MCC is conducted for all the Central Universities, Deemed Universities, Medical Colleges under ESIC, Armed Forces Medical Colleges. The important notices can be posted at the official website i.e. www.mcc.nic.in and www.aaccc.gov.in. The merit list is prepared by the medical counselling committee and seat distribution is on the basis of the merit list.
NEET UG Counselling 2020 Important Dates: The dates provided in the following table is tentative so we have mentioned the week and month of the counselling steps.
|First Round of Counselling|
|Registration and Payment||3rd week of August 2020|
|Fee Payment Facility||4th week of August 2020|
|Choice Filling and Seat Locking||4th week of August 2020|
|Processing of Seat Allotment||4th week of August 2020|
|First Counselling Result||1st week of September 2020|
|Reporting to colleges||1st week of September 2020|
|Second Round of Counselling|
|Registration and Payment||2nd week of September 2020|
|Fee Payment Facility||2nd week of September 2020|
|Choice Filling and Seat Locking||2nd week of September 2020|
|Processing of Seat Allotment||2nd week of September 2020|
|Second Counselling Result||3rd week of September 2020|
|Reporting to colleges||4th week of September 2020|
|MOP-UP Round for Central/Deemed Universiry/ ESIC only|
|Registration and Payment||1st week of October 2020|
|Fee Payment Facility||2nd week of October 2020|
|Choice Filling and Seat Locking||2nd week of October 2020|
|Processing of Seat Allotment||3rd week of October 2020|
|Third Counselling Result||3rd week of October 2020|
|Reporting to colleges||3rd week of October 2020|
NEET UG 2020 Eligibility Criteria
- Applicant should be 17 years old as on December 31, 2020, while the upper age limit for general category candidates should be 25 years. There will be a relaxation of 5 years for reserved category candidates i.e. SC/ST.
- It is compulsory for candidates to have domicile of the state for admission to NEET UG 2020. If an applicant has completed their Class 10th and 12th from the schools located in the state, they do not have to provide their domicile certificate.
- In case any candidate has passed either Class 10th or 12th outside the state, then they have to submit the general domicile certificate.
- Candidates have to complete their Class 12th with an aggregate of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English subjects. While reserved category candidates have to qualify Class 12 with 40% and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) has to secure at least 45%
Note: Students who have secured minimum cut off marks mentioned by the authority are eligible to participate in AIQ (All India Quota) counselling for NEET – UG and state level quota under NEET UG Counselling. Under AIQ i.e. 15% in all over India basis any student can apply the rest 85% Quota is reserved for the state only.
NEET 2020 Counselling Procedure
There are generally two rounds of counselling for the seats allotted by the medical colleges, but sometimes the seats would not get filled so the mop up round is called for. For all those who are applying for NEET Counselling have to follow the below mentioned steps:
Registration for NEET Counselling 2020
Step 1: Visit the official website of Medical Council Committee (MCC) i.e. www.mcc.nic.in and register them for NEET UG Counselling. The registration contains general details and a valid mobile number as the OTP is send to that number in order to complete the registration process.
Step 2: The students then have to log in to the website by providing the credentials provided to them in the previous step i.e. a Roll number and Password.
Step 3: A new page pop up onto the screen where the student have to enter the details like Registration No., Roll No., Mother’s Name, Contact No., etc. After entering all the details asked click on the submit button.
Step 4: All the details provided by the students will take a form of NTA database and the registration process completed by clicking on the confirm registration. Students are advised to save the page and take a print out for future references.
Fee Payment for NEET Counselling 2020
After the completion of the registration the students can opt for refundable or non refundable counselling fee. The counselling fee can be paid via online mode i.e. Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking.
For Deemed Universities
Non Refundable Registration fee INR 5, 000/-
Refundable Security amount INR 2, 00, 000/-
For (15% All India Quota)/ Central Universities (DU, AMU, BHU and Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi)/AFMS & ESI
|Category||Non Refundable Registration fee||Refundable security amount|
|UR||INR 1000/-||INR 10,000/-|
|SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH candidates.||INR 500/-||INR 5,000/-|
NEET 2020 Choice Locking/Filling-
Once the counselling fee is paid the applicant have an option to choose the college he wants to take admission in, the option will be categorically in the manner of their preference. Before selecting the college an applicant must have all the details about the college as the seat allotment is based on his choice selection.
NEET 2020 Allotment of Seat-
Students can log in to the official website and check the result of seat of seat allotment. Keeping in mind the government reservation policy the seats were allotted to the candidates as per their ranks and choices filled by them. A list of candidates who had registered for UG NEET 2020 Counselling is released by MCC. The list is associated with the schedule for offline verification of the documents and the payment of admission fee.
NEET Counselling 2020 Second Round:
Students who are not satisfied with the colleges provided to them on their NEET score or the merit list prepared by the MCC, can apply for the second round of counselling. Students need not to pay the counselling fee again and can use the old log in id and password for applying for the second round of counselling.
NEET Counselling 2020 Counselling Letter
Again the applicants need their log in id and password in order to download and take the print out of the counselling letter allotted to them by the college/institute. Candidates are now required to report to the centre allotted to them in the letter to reserve their seats. Students are also advised to take the hard copy of the counselling letter at the verification centres.
NEET UG Counselling Documents requirement
The candidate must carry the below mentioned documents in order to get hassle free counselling sessions:
- NEET 2020 Admit Card
- NEET 2020 Score Card
- 10th Class Mark Sheet and Certificate
- 12th Class Mark Sheet and Certificate
- Domicile Certificate
- Category Proof if applying for any reserved category.
- ID Proof (Driving License, Aadhaar Card, PAN Card, etc)
- Passport size Photographs
- Residence Proof (Driving License, Aadhaar Card, Passport, etc)
- Receipt of Registration deposit.
- Provisional allotment letter generated online
NEET UG Cut off 2019
|Category||Qualifying Percentile||Cut off scores|
NEET Counseling 2020 FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)-
Q.1 How do I fill my choices in NEET UG Counselling?
Ans. Once the counselling fee is paid the applicant have an option to choose the college he wants to take admission in, the option will be categorically in the manner of their preference. Before selecting the college an applicant must have all the details about the college as the seat allotment is based on his choice selection.
Q.2 What is NEET UG Counselling?
Ans NEET Counselling is a seat allotment process for all the medical institutes (MBBS/BDS) in the country is done by Medical Counselling Committee/ Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. NEET Counselling can be done for all the quotas in the country i.e. 15% All India Quota, 85% State Quota, Management Quota, Institutional Quota. NEET Counselling by MCC is conducted for all the Central Universities, Deemed Universities, Medical Colleges under ESIC, Armed Forces Medical Colleges.
Q.3 What is the procedure for free exit in NEET Counselling?
Ans The candidates who does not wish to retain the allotted seats in the 1st round of counselling have the free exit option. Students can go to the college and cancel their admission or they can further not attend the admission process in order to get the free exit.
Q.4 Is Neet Counselling fees refundable?
Ans The counselling fee can be refunded or adjusted in the first annual year fee. The fee is only be refunded when the whole counselling process is completed.
Q.5 Who are eligible for NEET Counselling?
Ans Candidates who have qualified the NEET and have obtained a minimum of 50th percentile (40th percentile for SC/ ST/ OBC and 45th percentile for general-physically handicapped) in NEET 2020 are considered to be eligible in NEET Counselling 2020.
Q.6 How will the merit list be prepared by the states?
Ans Merit list for NEET Counselling 2020 are based on many factors such as the All India NEET rank of the applicant, which state does he/she belongs to, etc.
Q.7 What are the minimum qualifying marks for the NEET exam?
Ans Students who have completed their Class 12th with an aggregate of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English subjects. While reserved category candidates have to qualify Class 12 with 40% and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) has to secure at least 45% for giving NEET Exam.
Q.8 When will the merit list be declared?
Ans Merit list is declared after the verification of the documents of the applicants.
Q.9 What are the details mentioned on the scorecard?
Ans The details such as Name, Parents Name, Roll No., Date of Birth, Category, NEET Score, etc.
Q.10 For whom is the merit list prepared?
Ans Merit list is prepared for 15% All India Quota admissions.
Q.11 How will the students be called for counselling?
Ans The applicants need their log in id and password in order to download and take the print out of the counselling letter allotted to them by the college/institute.
Q.12 What is NEET cut off in 2019?
Ans NEET UG Cut off 2019
|Category||Qualifying Percentile||Cut off scores|
Q.13 What are the factors on the basis of which cut off will be decided?
Ans There are different factors on the basis of which cut off will be decided such as number of students giving exams, number of seats available for that course, marking scheme, etc
Q.14 When will the cut-off be released?
Ans NEET cut off will most probably be released in the month of August 2020 along with the declaration of NEET result.
Q.15 Can I get admission in a medical/ dental college in the academic session 2020-21 on the basis of NEET 2016 scores?
Ans No, the NEET scores of the year is meant for taking the admission in that academic year only.