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Directorate of Medical Education, Assam will conduct Assam NEET 2020 Counselling and the registration shall commence once NEET Results are declared.The counselling will be conducted for 85% State Quota seats which include approximately 726 seats in medical colleges and 40 seats in dental colleges. The seats will be allotted on the merit-cum-preference basis so the candidates are advised to choose colleges according to their score in NEET 2020
Due to the delay in the exam, the dates for post-exam events like result declaration and counselling will also be rescheduled accordingly. Although NEET 2020 has been finally scheduled for July 26, 2020, the exam is most likely to get further postponed because of the rising coronavirus cases in the country. Check MHRD to announce fresh schedule for NEET 2020
There will be two rounds of Assam state counselling for NEET qualified candidates and a mop-up will be conducted if the seats remain vacant.
Candidates appearing for Assam NEET MBBS/BDS Counselling 2020 are required to fulfill certain eligibility criteria. The eligibility mentioned is mandatory and candidates failing to meet any of the listed criteria will be removed from the process.
The application form of Assam NEET MBBS/BDS Counselling will be available in the online mode on the official website. Below are the steps that applicants need to follow to fill the application form-
DME Assam conducts Assam NEET MBBS/BDS Counselling for registered candidates only. Counselling is conducted in multiple rounds. At the end of each round, candidates are allotted seats as per their choices and position in the merit list. Here are some important points and guidelines regarding Assam NEET MBBS/BDS Counselling 2020.
Below are the documents required to be produced at the time of document verification.
Note: A set of all the documents mentioned above has to be submitted by the candidates. These documents should be self-attested by the candidates.
Selection in Assam NEET MBBS/BDS Counselling 2020 will be made under 5 categories namely OC, SC, ST (Plains), ST (Hills) and PH reservations following the rules of reservation of the Government of Assam as follows. Seats are reserved for candidates belonging to listed categories. The remaining 60% of the seats are open for unreserved applicants. Candidates claiming reservation under certain categories are required to present the original documentation supporting their claim.
|Category||Percentage of reservation|
|Other backward classes||15%|
|Schedule Tribes (Plains)||10%|
|Schedule Tribes (Hills)||5%|
The Number of Seats Reserved for each category is mentioned below. In case, a candidate fails to submit the category certificate, he/she is only entitled to the unreserved or open seats.
|SC (7 %)||41|
|ST (P) (10 %)||59|
|ST (H) Category (5 %)||29|
|OBC/ MOBC (15 %)||76|
|Freedom Fighter’s Quota||2|
|TGL/ Ex TGL||8|
|Char Area’s Quota||4|
|Physically Handicapped Quota 3 %||*|
The state medical authority is conducting medical counselling for 85% of the total available seats. There are-
|Application form Release||August 2020|
|Last date of form submission||September 2020|
|Round 1 counselling||September 2020|
|Round 2 Counselling||September 2020|
|Mop -up Round||September 2020|
|Academic session starts||October 2020|
We have listed all Government and private medical colleges in Assam state. All government and private MBBS and BDS courses seats will be filled through NEET 2020 Counselling.
There is a total of 6 MBBS Colleges in Assam for NEET 2020 MBBS Admission:
|College Name||Affiliated University||Type||MBBS Seats (Availability)|
|Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh||Srimanta Shankardeva University of Health Sciences||Government||170|
|Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College, Barpeta Assam||Srimanta Shankardeva University of Health Sciences||Government||100|
|Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati||Srimanta Shankardeva University of Health Sciences||Government||156|
|Jorhat Medical College & Hospital, Jorhat||Srimanta Shankardeva University of Health Sciences||Government||100|
|Silchar Medical College, Silchar||Srimanta Shankardeva University of Health Sciences||Government||100|
|Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur||Srimanta Shankardeva University of Health Sciences||Government||100|
BDS Seats: DCI BDS seat details shows the following number of seats for dental.
|Name of the College||Management of College||Seats|
|Regional Dental College, Guwahati||Government||40|
All the participating institutes of Assam NEET Counselling have the same fee structure. Below is fee structure of all the medical colleges of Assam. The registration fee for the candidates outside Assam is INR 15,000 and for the candidates belonging to Assam INR 5000. Other fee details as follows:
|Fee charges||Amount (INR)|
|Provisional pass certificate fee||1000|
|Original pass certificate fee||5000|
|Assam Medical College, Dibrugarh||25, 000/-|
|Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College, Barpeta||20, 200/-|
|Guwahati Medical College, Guwahati||28, 000/-|
|Jorhat Medical College & Hospital, Jorhat||27, 500/-|
|Silchar Medical College, Silchar||22, 000/-|
|Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur||27, 075/-|
The information in the given article is on the basis of the last year trend, any changes will be updated once introduced as soon as possible, all the best!