Frequently Asked Questions During MBBS Counselling Process

After the NEET results, candidates often have many questions about the next steps in the MBBS admission process. This page aims to cover all the major frequently asked questions related to the counselling process.

In the past, there were separate entrance tests for All India and state candidates, but now the counselling process has been simplified and made more accessible. Most of the work for both undergraduate and postgraduate programs is done online. The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) is working to make the process as straightforward as possible for all candidates.Frequently Asked Questions During MBBS Counselling Process

Frequently Asked Questions During MBBS Counselling

How Many Government MBBS seats are in India?

At present, A total of 48012 MBBS seats are offered in 322 government medical colleges.

How Many private MBBS seats are in India?

Presently, there are 280 private medical colleges. These colleges offer 44315 total medical seats in India.

How Many Medical Colleges & Seats in India?

There are 707 medical colleges in India, offering 109048 MBBS seats.

How many years for MBBS in India?

MBBS is 5 ½ years (4.5 academic course duration + 1-year internship).

What is the cost of MBBS in India?

MBBS Fees range between 2 thousand and 25 lakhs. Govt Colleges range between Rs 2,000 to Rs 14,000. However, on the other hand, private college fees range between 10 Lakhs and 25 Lakhs.

How do you get admission to MBBS?

Getting admission to MBBS is quite straightforward. You need to clear your 12th (intermediate) with a minimum of 50% (40% for SC/ST) and then qualify for the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) conducted by the National Testing Authority(NTA). 

Which is the best medical college in India for MBBS?

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi
  • Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore
  • Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi
  • Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research, Chennai
  • Medical College and Hospital Kolkata
  • Faculty of Medical Sciences, Delhi
  • Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry
  • Armed Forces Medical College, Pune
  • Madras Medical College and Government General Hospital
  • King George’s Medical University, Lucknow

Which are the Best Universities in India for MBBS?

  • Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
  • King George’s Medical University, Lucknow
  • Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
  • Swami Rama Himalayan University, Dehradun
  • NIMS University, Jaipur

How do you get an Education loan in India for MBBS?

You have the option to apply for a student education loan either online or in person. Please note that a co-borrower guarantor is required for this type of loan. Each bank has its eligibility criteria. To learn more, visit the bank or official website. ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, IDFC Bank, and HDFC are well known for providing education loans.

How many entrance exams are there for MBBS in India?

Earlier, there were many, but now NEET-UG is a common entrance test used for admission to MBBS and BDS colleges across India.

How many MBBS seats are in the All India Quota?

It’s 15% of the total seats available in all Government colleges. 100% seats in Central Universities such as Aligarh Muslim University, Banaras Hindu University, University of Delhi, Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi and Deemed Universities. Know more at our Homepage.

How do you get admission to MBBS at AIIMS, Delhi?

Students seeking admission to MBBS must appear in the NEET UG entrance exam. Get an excellent score. Attend online All India quota counselling conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). 

How to get admission to MBBS in a government college?

To get admission to government colleges, candidates must score a good Rank as competition is high. Following is the NEET cut-off percentile for government seats.

CategoryNEET Cut-off percentile

Can I get admission to MBBS without NEET?

In India, NO. However, you can get into an MBBS program overseas without taking the NEET exam. In India, you must appear in NEET to get admission to any MBBS college(Government, Private, Trust, Deemed University or other).

What is the Mop-up round in MBBS admission?

As the name suggests, the Mop-Up Round is conducted after 2 rounds of counselling to fill the remaining seats. Just before the final round, i.e. Stray Vacancy Round.

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