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NEET 2020 Counselling

NEET 2020 Counselling for Stray Vacancy Round has been started. The counselling is conducted every year by the MCC (Medical Council Committee). NEET is the national level examination for admission to MBBS & BDS courses offered by various government and private medical colleges of India. The examination is organized by the NTA (National Testing Agency). In this article, candidates can check the complete details about NEET counselling 2020 including procedure, schedule and counselling for 15% all India quota & 85% state quota seats.

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newiconNEET 2020 Final Counselling Result for mop-up round has been released on 17th December 2020. Click here to check result. 

NEET 2020 Counselling Result (2nd Round) has been released on 28th November 2020. Click here to check result. 

NEET 2020 Seat Allotment (Provisional) for 1st Round has been released on 6th November 2020. Click here to view allotment.

As per the information available on MCI & DCI websites, there was approximately 65K+ seats of MBBS in 470+ medical colleges and nearly 25K+ seats in BDS in 308+ Dental colleges available.

After the declaration of NEET result, the counselling has been started through online mode. The candidates can also check the NEET cut off marks after the declaration of result. 

The counselling procedure for 15% All India Quota seats, Deemed Universities/Central Universities/Seats of ESIC & AFMC including BHU & AMU is managed by the Medical Council Committee.

All medical institutions consider NEET score for providing admission in MBBS/BDS courses.

The counselling for 15% All India Quota and 85% State Quota seats will be organized separately in all medical & dental colleges. The MCC conduct the centralized counselling for all category candidates.

For management seats in private medical colleges, candidates will need to apply separately in each college.

The MBBS/BDS seats are filled through NEET UG all over the country. The seats are filled in the following categories:

  • All India Quota Seats.
  • State Government Quota Seats.
  • Central Institutions/Universities/Deemed Universities.
  • State/Management/NRI Quota Seats in Private Medical/ Dental Colleges or any Private University.
  • Central Pool Quota Seats.

NEET Counselling for 15% AIQ:

For 15% all India quota seats, the counselling will be managed by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Government of India. The candidates those score above 15% All India cut-off would be able to participate in All India counselling.

In 15% AIQ counselling, all state medical and dental colleges participate in offering admissions in their campuses. Through this counselling, candidates will get admission in medical colleges located anywhere in India.

The seats will be allotted as per the all India rank of the candidate and filled choices. Candidates, those will participate in this counselling will also take part in state quota counselling of their respective states.

State MBBS/ BDS Counselling 2020:

For 85% State quota and other seats falling under the ambit of States, candidates may apply to their domicile states and a merit list as per State rules and based on All India Rank are prepared by concerned Counselling Authorities.

The counselling for Private Medical Colleges will also be conducted by the concerned State Counselling Authority. The 85% state quota counselling will be conducted for admission in the state medical & dental colleges.

The details and schedule of counselling has been made available on the websites of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Medical Education Directorates of States.

Candidates are advised to be in touch with the respective counselling authorities and institutions concerned for state counselling details.

NEET 2020 Counselling Schedule

Here, we have mentioned the official schedule of NEET counselling:

Events (Centralize Counselling & All India Quota/ Deemed/ Central Universities & ESIC)Dates (2020)
1st Round Counselling
Starting of registration, choice filling, payment & indicative seats28th October 2020
Closing of registration, choice filling & indicative seats2nd November 2020
Choice filling and locking28th October to 2nd November 2020
Processing of Seat Allotment3rd & 4th November 2020
Result of round 17th November 2020
Reporting to the allotted college
2nd Round Counselling
New Registration18th November to 22nd November 2020
Exercising of choices and locking19th November to 22nd November 2020
Processing of Seat Allotment23rd & 24th November 2020
Result of round 225th November 2020
Reporting to the allotted college26th November to 2nd December 2020
Mop UP Round
Online Registration & Fee Payment10th to 14th December 2020
Choice Filling/Locking for Mop Up11th to 14th December 2020
Processing of Seat Allotment15th – 16th December 2020
Result for Mop UP17th December 2020
Reporting18th to 24th December 2020

NEET 2020 Counselling Procedure

Below we have mentioned the complete procedure to take part in the NEET 2020 counselling.


First of all candidates have to do the registration by login to the official website.

Without doing registration, candidates are not be able to fill the college and course choice.

On completing the registration process, a unique User ID & Password is generated and sent to the candidate’s registered email ID and mobile number.

With the help of generated user ID and password, candidate will be able to proceed for further process.

Submission of Choice & Locking:

In this step candidates have to fill the choices of course and colleges according their preferences.

After this, candidates have to click on ‘Save’ button to lock their filled choices.

Without saving the filled choices, the choices are not be considered as locked choices.

So, candidates are advised not to forget to lock the preferences.

Seat Allotment Result:

Within a few days of the choice locking, the seat allotment result has been declared by the authority.

Candidates can view the allotment result.

Candidates receive a SMS or email regarding allotment of course & college.

The seats are allotted as per the candidate’s filled choices.

Modify and Lock:

The candidates those not satisfy with the allotted seats can modify the choices.

Candidates have to login on the official website with their login credentials and modify the choices.

After modification, candidates have to lock the choices again.

Reporting to Allotted College:

When the seats are allotted to the candidates, they have to report the allotted college to confirm the seat.

Candidates have to pay the initial fee to confirm the seat and should complete the admission formalities.

In case the candidate will reach the allotted colleges after the given time period, then the seat will be transferred automatically to the next candidate.

Second Round of Counselling:

If any candidate will not satisfy with the allotted seats, they can proceed for the next round of counselling.

Candidates those will be allotted seats in the second round of 15% All India Quota counseling are not allowed to vacant the seat.

NEET Admission 2020

After completion of NEET centralized online counselling, candidates have to report the allotted college in the stipulated time.

Candidates can report the concerned colleges with the downloaded allotment letter. Candidates need to carry the required documents in original with one set of photocopy.

At the time of admission candidates also have to submit the admission fee to confirm the seat. If any candidate will find ineligible in later stage, his admission will be cancelled and his seat will be transferred to the next candidate.

Documents Required for Counselling:

Candidates have to bring their original documents along with attested photocopies of documents.

  • Mark Sheets
  • 10th & 12th Passing Certificate
  • NEET 2020 Admit Card
  • NEET 2020 Rank Card/Rank Letter
  • Category Certificate (If Applicable)
  • Birth Certificate
  • 8 Passport size photograph (Six)
  • Identity Proof
  • Provisional Allotment Letter

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: Candidates who qualified for All India Quota seats (MBBS/BDS) only eligible for online allotment process for All India Quota Seats, which is conducted by the Medical Counseling Committee (MCC), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, & Government of India. For state quota/AFMC Seats/Private medical & dental college seats, candidates are required to contact the appropriate State Government/Admission Authority & Directorate of Medical Education.

Answer: The process steps is given here. For detailed information check above “NEET Counselling Procedure”.

  • Main Counseling Registration.
  • Exercising of Choices, indicative seats and Locking of choices.
  • Process of Seat Allotment – Round 1.
  • Round 1 Result Publication.
  • Reporting at the allotted Medical/Dental College against 1st Round.
  • Publication of net vacant seats.
  • Fresh Choice Submission by eligible candidates for Round 2.
  • Process of Seat Allotment – Round 2.
  • Round 2 Result Publication.
  • Reporting at the Medical / Dental Colleges /Institutions against Round 2.
  • Mop Up Counselling.
Answer: There is no need to report any counselling center. Online registration & choice filling can be done from place of convenience (including from home) using Internet.
Answer: During counselling registration, you have to fill up some of the information that you given on the NEET application form.
Answer: You have to report in the allotted college within a given time period which is mentioned in the counselling schedule. You have a advised to join the allotted college as early as possible.
Answer: It is an online counselling procedure. So, there is no need of any documents for participating in online allotment process.
Answer: Yes. You can fill as many choices as you wish. However, choices should be in order of candidates’ preference.
Answer: Yes. You have to fill choices of college/courses in order of your preferences. Once you filled the choice, it is necessary to lock the choice & get a print copy of the submitted choices. In case, candidates not lock the filled choices submitted by him/her, it will be automatically locked at 5.00 PM (last date of choice locking).

Answer: Candidates will be eligible for 2nd Round seat allotment from one of the given groups:

  • Group 1: Registered candidates who cannot get any seat in the 1st Round of Counselling.
  • Group 2: Registered candidates, those 1st round seat cancelled at the time of document verification on reporting for admission, who have secured seat under reservation quota, due to change of category from reserved to unreserved or PH status from YES to NO or from PH 1 to PH 2 will be considered for seat allotment in next round.
  • Group 3: Candidates, those reported in the allotted college at the time of 1st round of counselling & submitted willingness for 2nd round up-gradation as Yes.
Answer: No. Fresh choices is necessary in the 2nd Round of Counselling for seat allotment. If candidates does not submit fresh choices during choice filling period, they will not be considered for seat allotment during Round 2 & will retain the already allotted seat, if any.
Answer: If candidates will get seat in the 2nd Round of counselling, the seat allotted during first round of counselling will be cancelled automatically. The seat will be allotted to some other candidate. Candidates have to join the allotted seat/college during round 2 after getting online generated relieving letter from the college allotted in Round 1.
If candidates not join the allotted college within a given time frame, as per the schedule, candidate will forfeit his/her allotted seat & will not be considered for subsequent rounds of seat allotment. Seat can also be upgraded in the same course (same college) by change of category (i.e. ST/SC/OBC to UR).
Answer: Yes, you can edit, add or delete your filled choices during the period before locking. But once you lock the choices, then you are not able to modify.

If you have any other queries about NEET 2020 Counselling, you can write your queries in the comment box given below.

Displaying 1,359 Comments
  1. alankrita singh says:

    What if I have lost my admit card?

  2. Ram gupta says:

    Sir me m.p se hu,mughe ye puchna ha ki iss par counsellig online hogi ya phir phele ki tarah bhopal jahna padega sir plz reply me……………

  3. rajendra lal says:

    Sir what is mean pwd certificate

  4. Chapolikar Shital says:

    what will be cut off for neet phase 2 for sc category?

  5. depu says:

    i have not get pass certificate of 10th standard from cbse how can i get it

  6. N M KAPOOR says:

    How will the counselling be done for private Colleges? will it be centralised counselling?

  7. is 10th marks sheet required or pass certificate is enough says:

    10th marks sheet required or pass certificate is enough

  8. Rahul says:


  9. ciyona.s.bijith says:

    How many colleges can be opted

  10. u monica wilson says:

    what is the cutoff for obc girl candidate. if gets 180 marks will she qualifies or not?

  11. Pragya says:

    What is the neet 2016 cut off? I am a domicile of west bengal but studied in J&K. Can I get seats in Delhi?

  12. Sunil Gupta says:

    After neet phase 2 exam . For counseling , what I have to do? Plz reply

  13. Anita says:

    Mere 420 marks hain ur catagory main kya mujhe mbbs ki seat mil payaigi govt ya private main

  14. CHRISTOPHER says:

    All original certificates(Marksheets, TC, Community certificate and Nativity certificate) are submitted with present Engineering college.Is it possible to attend MBBS counselling (after getting NEET 2 Score) with the present college’s undertaking for having safe custody of original certificates and Attested copies of Certificates?

  15. Ujwal says:

    The eligibility for medical or dental college is based on 50 percent or percentile? How many marks correspond to or likely for 50 percentile. Neet 2

  16. RISHABH KUMAR says:

    who is the minimum marks for MBBS Seats admission for the year 2016 in Govt Medical College of Rajasthan State in OBC Category please informed me.

  17. seema says:

    Sir.the counselling related any notification plz send to this number.

  18. Angel says:

    Dear sir how can I avail admission in Cmc through neet we also have d sponsorship forit

  19. Amir hasan says:

    Sir my expected marks in neet 2 is 468 from Delhi with obc category

    can I expect any in any where in india for mbbs

  20. Rudrammaji says:

    Is there any slightest chance for considering best of NEET 1 and 2 scores?

  21. S.K. Pandey says:

    I have achieved only 275 marks in NEET-2. Can i get a seat in Pvt medical college

  22. Rafeeq says:

    Dear Sir,
    When we produce the original documents for counselling time we have to give attested copies also. Could it be possible to know these copies are self attested or attested by gazetted officer please?


  23. ku shweta jankiram wasatkar says:

    iam living maharashtra my caste belong to NT C IN Maharashtra i have obtained the marks in neet2 as per Brilient kotha is 320 can i eligible for MBBS admission courses please inform me urgentely thanks

  24. P Satish says:

    My son has appeared for NEET. What is the procedure for applying to private colleges / deemed universities like Manipal university, MGMISR, DY patil, Pravara, ComedK colleges..

    • Hanif Khan says:

      these universities announce their admission through NEET. You must connect with the notification of these universities and get the admission form on time.

      • gourav raja says:

        I got 403 marks in neet 2016 and belong to up and mp both state.i want know the state concelling there any chance for me that i can get mbbs or bds seat in state 85% quota.plz reply me i m very confused

  25. sandeep says:

    What is the procedure for counselling for filling MBBS seats of deemed universities through NEET-2,2016

    • Mohit Negi says:

      The counselling will be conducted by them, the schedule and procedure will be mentioned by them after the announcement of NEET result.

  26. sandeep says:

    How to get registered for online counselling of NEET-2 ,2016?

  27. rishi shukla says:

    i was not given 10 th class passing certificate by cbse what should i do if i get counselling letter

  28. Aparna says:

    I have got 63 % in neet 2,and i belong to bihar and my cast comes under EBC, so which college i am going to get

    • Shaiqua says:

      I am also having the same category as well. Source told me that at these marks someone got admission in skmch, muzaffarpur under general category in 2013

  29. R M MOURYA says:

    Sir, I do not have my birth certificate. Will it be any problem in counselling.

  30. neha says:

    i got 220 marks m belong to maharashtra n m frm obc is there any chance to get mbbs in private clgs or deemed?

  31. Shishir says:

    Sir I expect 500+ marks in NEET .
    I belong to OBC category.
    Is there any chance of getting an MBBS seat in GOVERNMENT MEDICAL COLLEGE of my domicile state i.e CHATTISGARH

  32. HARSHITA YADAV says:

    What will be the procedure for private mbbs colleges counseling through neet2, 2016

  33. rupanshi says:

    What’s the cut off list for O.B.C….give me tips for qualifying Neet.

  34. divya says:

    Iexpect460in nèet from obccan I get admission in mbbs govt or pvt college

  35. Vani says:

    What is PWD certificate?

  36. ezhilmathi says:

    I expect my marks to be 320 in NEET 2 exam.I belong to OBC category.Will I get an MBBS seat atleast in private colleges?Please tell me as soon as possible.

    • prakriti says:

      I got 202marksn 67 percentil in neet can I get admission in bds in any of the pvt medical college in delhi

      • sudheer says:

        I have attended certificate verification today in my state A.P..
        But we did not got any message regarding success or not but inside the room the sirs said that it successed…so plsss…solve my doubt is there any problem for not gettingessage

      • Sarvgyan Team says:

        Contact officials.

  37. Priya says:

    I m in OBC categoery.,scored 427,have any chance to get mbbs in all india Quota?

  38. abia baby says:

    who is the selection of management seats.

  39. G. Bharadwaj says:

    Sir, let me know the fee details for MBBS & BDS course. Whether the fee is common fee or individual state fee.

  40. Aashish Goyal says:

    My address in NEET application form was from U.P. Hence it accepted only a domicile of U.P.

    I have a domicile certificate of Uttarakhand also.
    What should I do. Can I take benefits of Uttarakhand residents in private medical college.

  41. Rahul says:

    Is migration certificate required for councilling

  42. himangxhu neog says:

    What is counselling letter to be produced at the time of counselling

  43. suraj says:

    what is the cutoff for obc students in karnataka

  44. Komal says:

    Is the NEET confirmation page required during counsellig??
    I was unable to print it.
    I have NEET phase 1 confirmation page.

  45. Aastha says:

    when and where the registration for neet counselling will start?? or has it already started ???

  46. K laxmi says:


  47. harsha says:

    do we have to register for counseling once the result is announced or before the result ? confused plz help

  48. Lutesh says:

    Is mobile no. given during filling the form is required during online counselling.If mobile no. That is given has lost its network.what is the solution to deal with this problem

  49. rahul says:

    is migration certificate requir for councilling?????

  50. suganesh says:

    sir, what about private medical colleges?? will they come under the counselling or want to afford them directly???

  51. RUDRAMMAJI says:

    please let me know whether same procedure of NEET- councelling applies to private medical colleges/universities.

  52. Sakthi says:

    I belong to SC category.How many marks are needed for me to be selected in NEET 2 examination?

  53. sir, i have entered my marks wrong in application form , is there any problem? says:

    sir, i have entered my marks wrong in application form neet2016 , is there any problem?

  54. sonali chaudhry says:

    how many state quota seats are there in private medical colleges

  55. I have getting 500 Marks .,..,can i addmition gov mbbs college says:

    I have getting 500 Marks in Neet phase -1 . Can i addmission gov mbbs college ????? Plzzzzz reply

  56. Manikesh k says:

    Sir,before our caste was coming under OBC, but few days back it changed to ST, according to govt. Decision…..!!!
    ,I had written neet-1…. Now I had filled application of neet-2 also…..will aipmt give 1 chance for correcting the caste in application..???? If not,then will they accept our ST caste, if we show our ST caste certificate during counselling???

    • PRAMOD SHARMA says:

      सामान्य मे 512 ,राजस्थान या भारत मे राजकीय महाविद्यालय में प्रवेश की संभावना? रेन्क5726

  57. rahman says:

    a person getting 40% aggregate in physics chemistry and biology and 66% in best four subjects will be allowed to sit for neet phase 2??

  58. Shaurya says:

    sir I had feel up roundoff % marks of class 12th in neet form ….I had feel 63% BuT real % is 62.6..sir is any problem will happen in counceiling time???

  59. SANDESH RATHOD says:


  60. SANDY says:


  61. sana says:

    What is 10th 12th passing certificate. .. is it different from marksheet given by cbse board ….should we collect it from our college separately

  62. vimal kumar choudhary says:

    What is counselling process for pvt. Medical college through neet 2 candidates . Who will decide the admission

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      The counselling related information is not announced yet whenever it announced we will update in our website.

  63. NEEMAVAS A. says:

    What will be the last rank that will get a seat in government medical college?

  64. SANDESH RATHOD says:


  65. Renu says:

    What will be the admission process for Pvt medical colleges. Rank wise or 50 % perecentile ? Thanks

  66. sanket munde says:

    cutoff for NT-3 category

  67. Arim says:

    Sir I missed my father’s middle name in aipmt form will it be a problem during councelling? And what is the cut off for sc candidates

  68. Ahamed says:

    What percentage of seats allotted for tamilnadu students

  69. Ahamed says:

    What percentage of seats available for tamilnadu students

    • Paramaguru says:

      Dear Sir I got 240 marks in NEET, is there any chances
      to getMBBS seat in any collage .Is there are any chance for re valuation because compared with answer key
      i got more marks but very less in result. Please inform.

  70. Ashutosh Srivastava says:

    How does neet decide which state’s rank to be given..I belong to maharashtra but have got west Bengal’s domicile as I eligible for two state ranks?


      I have select the college according to my rank but in second round I got another better college then what shall I do because the fee structure is not same for the every colleges and how shall I know the course fee structure of the colleges that I can predict whether I shall effort or not

    • manisha says:

      i m an obc girl with delhi domicile and m expecting 324 marks– do i stand a chance in mbbs admissions or dental in any of the govt or pvt olleges through neet2 counselling

      • the nurtures says:

        private colleges for mbbs yes and for dental u have chances for govt colleges..

      • Riyasat ali says:

        Apke number thode kam aayen h
        So next time you will get above 520

      • D.Prasad says:

        There is no benefit to b in obc.Change your mind setup and try to get 500 marks in NEET IF U WANT TO B A DOCTOR.

  71. hansraj says:

    what cut off marks in the NEET,2016 may be expected for SC condidates in Delhi and U.P

    • Pragati says:

      I got 276 marks in neet II 2016 and i qualify the neet 2016 i belong to sc category . I want know the state concelling there any chance for me that i can get mbbs or bds seat in state 85% quota.

      • Neha says:

        I have got 331 marks ..i belongs to obc there any chance to get for mbbs or bds..also notify me that is there any chance to get private mbbs or bds seat..

      • Sinchana says:

        Sir I got 261 marks & I’m qualified in neet1 2016 & i belongs to OBC category. Is there any chance that I can get govt MBBS seat in Karnataka under 85% seat quota

      • Yes.. may beYour Name... says:

        You should go for counselling

    • S sushmitha yadav says:

      I am from Telangana state I got marks in NEET 312 my all India rank is 98033 my category rank is 38238 and I belong to OBC category.where can I expect a seat in telangana (not included in common pool)

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