National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, NEET 2020 Counselling would begin for undergraduate MBBS and BDS admissions for the current academic year. Candidates who have qualified the NEET UG 2020 are required to fill their choices on the official website mcc.nic.in.
The link would be activated on web portal. Direct link to the website along with a step by step explanation of the counselling process and how to fill choices is provided below.
Students and parents may please note that MCC or Medical Counselling Committee would be conducting the counselling for 15% All India Quota alone. For the 85% state quota, candidates need to get in touch with the respective state authorities.
The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has begun with the registration process for the second round of registrations for candidates who have qualified the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET UG).
The candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply for admission to MBBS and BDS courses across colleges in India through the counselling process. Interested candidates will have to apply at the official website, mcc nic in
Eligibility criteria: General category: 50 percent and Reserved category: 45 percent
After registration, candidates will have to choose the colleges and courses they wish to take admission in based on preference. The choice and lock-in window will be available.
The process of seat allotment will be held. Thereafter, a list will be released. Those who wish to take admission in allotted colleges will have to get their documents verified and submit a fee to lock their seat or wait for the next round.
Who are eligible for NEET counselling 2020:
Candidates who have qualified the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) are eligible to apply for counselling. Those who have obtained a minimum of 50 per cent (40th percentile for SC/ST/OBC
and 45th percentage for general-physically handicapped) in the NEET 2020 are considered to have passed the exam. Further, the ministry releases a list of qualified candidates – AIQ – excluding those from Jammu and Kashmir to take part in common counselling.
How to register for NEETUG 2020 Counselling
- Visit the official website, mcc.nic.in
- Click on ‘UG medical counselling’
- Click on ‘new registration’
- You will be redirected to a new page
- Fill in details, submit
- Make payment
NEET 2020 Counselling – Step by step process for Online Registrations:
Step 1: Go to the official website mcc.nic.in and select UG Counselling. The link for Registration would be activated.
Step 2: Once available, click on New Registration and fill out the form. Provide the information asked. Once registering for online counselling, the candidates would have to fill out the choices. Depending on their ranks, students can fill out the choices of the medical or dental colleges.
Step 3: Pay the fee, as applicable for the counselling registration. Students must remember to lock their choices by 5:00 pm on 25th June -2020. In case students do not lock in the choices, the last saved choices would be locked automatically.
Step 4: MCC would release the Result for the 1st Round of Counselling. Candidates are required to login on the website mcc.nic.in to check the result.
Step 5: If the candidates are happy with the allotted seat, they are required to report to the medical college. In case students wish to move on to the next level of counselling and try to grade up can do so by participating in the second round of counselling.
Step 6: For all the students who do not get a seat in the first round of counselling automatically move to the second round of counselling. The choices filled in the first round of counselling would become null and void.
Step 7: The second round of counselling would begin. Students have to fill in their choices again. The result of second round of counselling would be release.
Candidates who are allotted a seat and wish to take it are required to report to the college or institute. In case a student is not happy with the allotted seat, he/she can exit the process by forfeiting the security fees.
Step 8: All the unreported seats would then move to the State Quota and would be opened for the candidates. MCC would also be conducting the counselling for Central/ Deemed Universities/ ESIC seats as well. In case of any queries regarding the counselling process, leave it in the comments section and we shall get back to you.
Procedure for NEET UG counselling 2020:
First of all, eligible candidates need to register for the main counselling and make payment. After submitting fee, students will have to select and lock their courses and colleges of choice.
Based on the preference of a student and their merit, students will get the seats. Those who reserve their seats by making payment within the given time will be selected. Now, selected candidates need to appear at the reporting centre with documents and clear a fitness test.
Those who are finally selected are given admission and the rest of the seats will be pushed for the second round and so on. A list of vacant seats will be published and fresh choice submission, counselling etc will take place.
Necessary Documents needed for NEET UG counselling 2020:
- Copy of downloaded NEET-MDS/PG 2020 admit card
- NEET-MDS/PG 2020 marksheet
- Nationality certificate/valid passport or School leaving certificate of HSC/ class 12 indicating the nationality of the candidate as “Indian”
- BDS/MBBS degree
- Internship completion certificate
- Permanent / provisional registration certificate of Maharashtra Medical Council or other State Medical Councils in India/MCI
- Certificate from Head of Institute showing that the college/ Institute from which the candidate has passed MBBS/MDS examination is recognised by Medical Council of India
- Medical fitness certificate
- Copy of receipt of online fee payment
EWS quota for NEET counselling 2020: This year, the newly introduced, EWS quota (economically weaker section) will be applicable for NEET UG admissions. The NTA had earlier notified that the counselling authorities shall identify, the institutions giving EWS quota and conduct counselling for these seats as a separate category.