NEET Counselling 2019: Latest News, Schedule and Complete Procedure
Counselling for NEET 2019 will begin in the second week of June 2019 for Central counselling (15% All India Quota seats) and will be conducted in two rounds, with the first round starting on 13th June 2019, whereas the State counselling (85% State Quota seats) will be conducted in three rounds, commencing on 25th June 2019, as announced by The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
The eligible candidates will be required to register for counselling through online mode. Candidates who will secure the minimum qualifying percentile of NEET will be eligible to appear for the counselling process. The minimum qualifying percentile is 50th percentile for General candidates, 45th percentile for General-PwD candidates and 40th percentile for SC/ST/OBC candidates.
The result of NEET counselling 2019 will be declared in the form of the seat allotment list and seat allotment letter.
Refer to the below NEET Counselling Schedule table for more:
|NEET Counselling Schedule||Central Counselling||State Counselling|
|1st round of Counselling||13th – 22nd June||25th June – 5th July|
|Last date of Reporting||3rd July||12th July|
|2nd round of Counselling||6th – 12th July||15th – 26th July|
|Last date of Joining||22nd July||3rd August|
|Mop-up round||12th – 22nd August||4th – 8th August|
|Last date of Joining||26th August||12th August|
|Forwarding of list of students in order of merit, equaling to ten times the number of vacant seats to the medical colleges by the counselling authority||27th August||13th August|
|Last date of Joining||12th – 17th August||18th August|
NEET 2019 Counselling Procedure:
Step 1: Registration
Candidates must register on the official website of Medical Counselling Committee (MCC), provide requested details and generate the Registration slip
Step 2: Submission of Choice & Locking
Candidates have to fill out the choices of course and colleges as per their preferences and click on ‘Save’ to Lock their preferences
*please note that choice locking will only be available for a specific time during a day
Step 3: Seat Allotment Result
The Seat allotment results are declared within a few days of counselling and candidate receives information via SMS or e-mail
Step 4: Modify & Lock Seat Choices
If the candidates are dissatisfied with their allotments, they can modify and lock their choices on the MCC official website
Step 5: Reporting to Allotted College
Candidates have to report to the allotted colleges and pay initial fee to confirm their seat and complete admission process.
Step 6: Second round of Counselling
If candidate is still not satisfied with the allotted seats, they can proceed for the second round of counselling
Documents Required for Counselling:
- Mark Sheets
- 10th & 12th Passing Certificate
- NEET 2019 Admit Card
- NEET 2019 Rank Card/Rank Letter
- Category Certificate (If Applicable)
- Birth Certificate
- 8 Passport size photograph
- Identity Proof
- Provisional Allotment Letter
*Candidates are required to carry the original documents along with attested photocopies of each document.
NEET Counselling 2019 – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Question: Free Exit for NEET counselling round?
Answer: Free exit means if a candidate is allotted a seat in the round one of NEET 2019 counselling but do not report/join the allotted college then s/he will not be penalized and will be eligible to participate in the next round of counselling.