NEET PG Counselling 2021: Dates, Seat Matrix & Steps of Process

NEET PG Counselling 2021: Dates, Seat Matrix & Steps of Process

NEET PG counselling 2021 will start from the third week of March. The counselling of NEET PG 2021 will be conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) on behalf of the Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. NEET PG 2021 counselling will have two rounds, seats left vacant after the first round of counselling will be filled in the second round. A third round will be conducted only if any seats are left vacant after the conclusion of the second round.

Aspirants of NEET PG must note that it is mandatory to clear the examination to participate in the counselling process. The counselling of NEET PG 2021 will be conducted for admission to the following quotas:

  • 50% All India Quota seats
  • 50% State Quota seats
  • Armed Forces Medical Services
  • Deemed Universities
  • Central Universities (DU, AMU, BHU)
  • ESIC colleges

Important dates for NEET PG 2021 counselling 

Events Dates*
Result will be uploaded on Last week of January 2021
First round of counselling
Online registration starts Third week of March 2021
Last date for payment of counselling fee Third week of March 2021
Choice filling Third week of March 2021
Seat allotment list will be released Last week of March 2021
Reporting to the institute allotted Last week of March 2021
Second round of counselling
Online registration starts Second week of April 2021
Last date for payment of counselling fee Second week of April 2021
Choice filling Second week of April 2021
Seat allotment list will be released Second week of April 2021
Reporting to the institute allotted Second week of April 2021
Transfer of vacant seats to State Quota Third week of April 2021
Mop-up round of counselling
Online registration starts Last week of April 2021
Last date for payment of counselling fee Second week of May 2021
Choice filling Second week of May 2021
Seat allotment list will be released Third week of May 2021
Reporting to the institute allotted Third week of May 2021
Transfer of vacant seats to the university Last week of May 2021
Stray vacancy round Last week of May 2021

*Tentative dates, subject to change.

NEET PG 2021 Counselling: Eligibility

To participate in the counselling of NEET PG 2021 a candidate must score more than or equal to the qualifying cutoffs released by MCC. The qualifying cutoff for this year will be released along with the result of NEET PG 2021. Candidates can refer to the table below to the cutoff trends for the past years.

NEET PG cutoff trends

Category Cutoff marks 2020 Cutoff marks 2019 Cutoff marks 2018
General 275 340 321
PWD 252 317 300
SC/ST/OBC/PWD 230 295 281

NEET PG 2021 Counselling Process

As mentioned above the counselling of NEET PG 2021 is conducted online. The process starts with online registrations and ends with reporting to the allotted institute with all the documents. The entire process of NEET PG counselling 2021 has been illustrated below

The process of NEET PG counselling

Step 1: Registration

Candidates who wish to participate in the counselling of NEET PG 2021 need to register on the official website of MCC. New registrations are accepted before each round. However, candidates who have registered once for NEET PG counselling 2021 do not need to register for the second time.

Steps to register for the counselling of NEET PG 2021 have been listed below:

  • Go to the official website on MCC-mcc.nic.in
  • Click on ‘PG Medical Counselling’
  • Register using a valid email ID and mobile number
  • Note down the login credentials
  • Login again to fill the application form
  • Enter personal/academic details
  • Check the form before final submission

Step 2: Registration fee

  • To participate in the counselling of NEET PG 2021, a candidate needs to pay the registration fee
  • The registration fee for NEET PG 2021 counselling has to be paid online (Net banking/credit card/debit card)
  • There are two components of the registration fee, refundable and non-refundable

Candidates can refer to the table given below to know the fee for NEET PG counselling

NEET PG 2021 counselling fee

Non-refundable
Category Fee (in Rs)
For 50% AIQ/Central Universities General 1,000
SC/ST/OBC 500
For Deemed Universities All categories 5,000
Refundable
Category Fee (in Rs)
For 50% AIQ/Central Universities General 25,000
SC/ST/OBC 10,000
For Deemed Universities All categories 2,00,000

Choice filling

Candidates now have to choose the desired course and colleges from the list given on MCC. Candidates can choose as many options as they want. The options will be given on the left side of the screen and will move to the right side of the page once chosen. Options can be added or deleted from the list.

Candidates are advised to check the choices filled before submitting them. Also, they must keep a copy of the choices filled for future use.

Seat allotment list

MCC releases the result of NEET PG counselling 2021 in the form of a seat allotment list. Seats are allocated based on the options filled by the candidates and their all India ranks. NEET PG seat allotment list is uploaded on the official website of MCC in a PDF format. Candidates who make it to the list can download their seat allotment letter by logging into the registered account on the official website.

Reporting to the institute

Candidates who will be allocated a seat in the counselling of NEET PG 2021 will have to report to the allocated institute. They must carry all their certificates in original along with a self-attested copy. List of documents that a candidate must carry to the allocated institute is given below.

Documents required at the time of NEET PG counselling 2021

  • NEET PG admit card 2021
  • NEET PG 2021 result/rank letter
  • Class X marksheet/ birth certificate
  • Marksheets of MBBS
  • MBBS Degree Certificate
  • Internship Completion Certificate
  • Permanent/provisional registration certificate issued by MCI/ SMC
  • Valid, non-expired and authentic photo ID proof (PAN card/Driving licence/Voter ID/Passport/Aadhar card)
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Non-creamy layer Certificate (if applicable)
  • Disability Certificate (if applicable)

Candidates must note that it is mandatory for them to be present physically for verification of documents and confirmation of the allocated seat. If they fail to report to the allocated institute, their candidature will be forfeited.

NEET PG 2021 Seat Matrix

Seat matrix of NEET PG 2021 will denote the number of seats available under each speciality course. The matrix also defines the number of seats that are available for a particular category of candidates. Referring to the NEET PG seat matrix 2021 before filling the options in the preference form will help candidates determine the chances of getting the desired speciality with their score.

List of participating institutes

Name of the Institute Category
Government Medical College, Nagpur All India Quota
Government Medical College, Aurangabad All India Quota
Grant Medical College, Mumbai All India Quota
Indira Gandhi Government Medical College, Nagpur All India Quota
Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai All India Quota
Dr. Sampurnanand Medical College, Jodhpur All India Quota
Government Medical College, Miraj All India Quota
Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai All India Quota
Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Ajmer All India Quota
Swami Ramanand Teerth Rural Medical College, Ambajogai All India Quota
Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai All India Quota
Government Medical College, Nanded All India Quota
Shri Vasantrao Naik Government Medical College, Yavatmal All India Quota
Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru Memorial Medical College, Raipur All India Quota
Sardar Patel Medical College, Bikaner All India Quota
All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mumbai All India Quota
Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Sciences, Bilaspur All India Quota
Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai All India Quota
Government Medical College, Latur All India Quota
Institute of Medical Sciences, Varanasi All India Quota
ESI PGIMSR, Andheri, Mumbai All India Quota
Sawai ManSingh Medical College, Jaipur All India Quota
Government Medical College, Akola All India Quota
Baba Raghav Das Medical College, Gorakhpur All India Quota
Regional Institute of Medical Science, Imphal All India Quota
Rabindra Nath Tagore Medical College, Udaipur All India Quota
Government Medical College, Kota All India Quota
Maharaja Krishna Chandra Gajapati Medical College, Brahmapur All India Quota
Shrirama Chandra Bhanja Medical College, Cuttack All India Quota
Jhalawar Medical College, Jhalawar All India Quota
Veer Surendra Sai Medical College, Burla All India Quota
Government Medical College, Patiala All India Quota
Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore All India Quota
Government Medical College, Amritsar All India Quota
Guru Govind Singh Medical College, Faridkot All India Quota
Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai All India Quota
Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports, Patiala All India Quota
Madras Medical College, Chennai All India Quota
Madhurai Medical College, Madhurai All India Quota
Stanley Medical College, Chennai All India Quota
Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur All India Quota
Tiruneveli Medical College, Tiruneveli All India Quota
Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Selam All India Quota
Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu All India Quota
K A P Viswanathan Government Medical College, Tiruchirapalli All India Quota
ESI PGIMSR, Chennai All India Quota
Government Theni Medical College, Theni All India Quota
Government Vellore Medical College, Vellore All India Quota
Kanyakumari Medical College, Kanyakumari All India Quota
PGIMER Dr. RML Hospital, New Delhi All India Quota
Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences, Delhi All India Quota
Agartala Government Medical College G.B. Pant Hospital, Agartala All India Quota
ESI PGIMSR, Delhi All India Quota
Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Memorial Medical College, Kanpur All India Quota
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh All India Quota
B.J. Medical College, Ahmedabad All India Quota
Government Medical College, Surat All India Quota
Government Medical College, Baroda All India Quota
King Georges Medical University, Lucknow All India Quota
Shri MP Shah Medical College, Jamnagar All India Quota
P D U Government Medical College, Rajkot All India Quota
Government Medical College, Bhavnagar All India Quota
Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, Meerut All India Quota
Maharani Laxmi Bai Medical College, Jhansi All India Quota
Motilal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad All India Quota
Pt. B.D. Sharma PGIMS, Rohtak All India Quota
Sarojini Naidu Medical College, Agra All India Quota
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow All India Quota
UP Rural Institute of Medical Sciences, Safai, Etawah All India Quota
BPS Government Medical College for Women, Sonepat All India Quota
Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla All India Quota
Dr. R.P.G. Medical College, Tanda All India Quota
Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Sitapur All India Quota
Institute of Mental Health and Hospital, Agra All India Quota
Dr. Ram Manhohar Lohia Institute Of Medical Sciences, Lucknow All India Quota
Government Medical College, Haldwani All India Quota
Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education Research, Kolkata All India Quota
Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan All India Quota
Institute of Child Health, Kolkata All India Quota
Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore All India Quota
Medical College, Kolkata All India Quota
North Bengal Medical College, Darjeeling All India Quota
Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli All India Quota
R G Kar Medical College, Kolkata All India Quota
Vijaynagar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bellary All India Quota
School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata All India Quota
Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata All India Quota
Mysore Medical College and Research Institute, Mysore All India Quota
Nilratan Sircar Medical College, Kolkata All India Quota
Indira Gandhi Institute Of Child Health, Bangalore All India Quota
Bankura Sammilani Medical College, Bankura All India Quota
Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology, Bangalore All India Quota
All India Instuitute of Hygiene and Public Health All India Quota
ESI PGIMSR, Bangalore All India Quota
Chittaranjan Seva Sadan Sishu Sadan College of Obstetrics, Kolkata All India Quota
ESI PGIMSR, Joka, Kolkata All India Quota
Bidar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bidar All India Quota
Dr B C Roy Post Graduate Institute Of Pediatric Sciences, Kolkata All India Quota
ESI PGIMSR, Maniktala All India Quota
Raichur Institute of Medical Sciences, Raichur All India Quota
Midnapur Medical College, Midnapur All India Quota
Hassan Institute of Medical Sciences, Hassan All India Quota
Mandya Institute of Medical Sciences, Mandya All India Quota
Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences, Shimoga All India Quota
Belgaum Institute of Medical Sciences, Belgaum All India Quota
Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College, Jamshedpur All India Quota
Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi All India Quota
Central Institute of Psychiatry, Ranchi All India Quota
Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, New Delhi Deemed
M.M. Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Mullana Deemed
SBKS Medical Institute and Research Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Vadodara Deemed
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal Deemed
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Univ., Mangalore Deemed
JSS Medical College, Jagadguru Deemed
Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, KLEU, Belagavi Deemed
SDU Medical College, Kolar Deemed
K S Hegde Medical Academy, Mangaluru Deemed
Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore Deemed
Sri Siddhartha Medical College DU, Tumkur Deemed
Shri B M. Patil Medical College Hospital and R C B L D E University, Vijayapura Deemed
Amrita Institute of Medical Science, Kochi Deemed
Krishna Institute Of Medical Sciences, Karad Deemed
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College, Pune Deemed
BVDU Medical College and Hospital, Sangli Deemed
JLN Medical College, Datta Meghe, Wardha Deemed
MGM Medical College, Aurangabad Deemed
MGM Medical College, Navi Mumbai Deemed
Dr. DY Patil Medical College and Hospital, Pune Deemed
Dr. DY Patil Educational Society Deemed University, Kolhapur Deemed
Dr. DY Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai Deemed
Rural Medical College and PIMS, Loni Deemed
Institute of Medical Sciences and SUMH, Bhubaneswar Deemed
Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar Deemed
Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and RI, Puducherry Deemed
Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute, Kancheepuram Deemed
ACS Medical College and Hospital, Chennai Deemed
SRM Medical College and Hospital, Chennai Deemed
Saveetha Medical College, Chennai Deemed
Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai Deemed
VMKV Medical College and Hospital, Salem Deemed
Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and RI, Kancheepuram Deemed
Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai Deemed
Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Chennai Deemed
Vinayaka Missions Medical College and Hospital, Karaikal Deemed
Aarupadai Veedu Medical College and Hospital, Puducherry Deemed
Sri Lakshmi Narayana Inst. of Medical  Sciences, Puducherry Deemed
Santosh Medical College and Hospital, Ghaziabad Deemed
Medical Counseling Committee, New Delhi Deemed
Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha All India Quota
Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh All India Quota
Guntur Medical College, Guntur All India Quota
Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada All India Quota
S.V. Medical College, Tirupathi All India Quota
Siddartha Medical College, Vijayawada All India Quota
Government Medical College, Ananthapur All India Quota
Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool All India Quota
Andhra Medical College, Visakhapatnam All India Quota
Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, AMU, Aligarh Central University
Goa Medical College, Panaji All India Quota
Patna Medical College, Patna All India Quota
Gandhi Medical College Musheerabad Secunderabad All India Quota
Kakatiya Medical College Warangal All India Quota
Osmania Medical College Koti All India Quota
Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences All India Quota
RIMS Srikakulam All India Quota
RIMS Kadapa All India Quota
RIMS Ongole All India Quota
Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalai University All India Quota
Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Puducherry All India Quota
SHKM GMC, Nalhar, Mewat All India Quota
Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi Central University
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi Central University
Universal College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi Central University
Vallabh Bhai Patel Chest Institute, Delhi Central University
Institute of Medical Sciences, BHU, Varanasi Central University
Sri Venkateshwara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati All India Quota
Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal All India Quota
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre All India Quota
Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Government Medical Science and Research Institute All India Quota
Government Dharamapuri Medical College, Dharamapuri All India Quota
Government Thoothukudi Medical College All India Quota
National Institute of Health and Family Welfare Central University
Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Trauma and Orthopedics, Bangalore All India Quota
Tezpur Medical College, Tezpur All India Quota
Rajiv Gandhi Medical College and CSMH All India Quota
Government Medical College,Nizamabad All India Quota
Government Villupuram Medical College, Villupuram, Tamil Nadu All India Quota
Government Bundelkhand Medical College Sagar, Madhya Pradesh All India Quota
College of Medicine and Sagore Dutta Hospital All India Quota
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College and Hospital, Barpeta, Assam All India Quota
Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporations Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial Hospital All India Quota
RUHS College of Medical Sciences All India Quota
Dharwad Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, DIMHANS, Dharwad All India Quota
Super Speciality Paediatric Hospital and Post Graduate All India Quota
Government Medical College Kannur All India Quota
Thiruvarur Govt.Medical College All India Quota
NEIGRIHMS, Shillong All India Quota
Sri Bhausaheb Hire Government Medical College All India Quota
Rajarajeswari Medical College and Hospital Deemed
Late Shri Lakhi Ram Agrawal Memorial Government Medical College All India Quota
Rajiv Gandhi Institute Of Medical Sciences All India Quota
Government Medical College Mahabubnagar Telangana All India Quota
Late Baliram Kashyap Memorial Govt Medical Dimrapal All India Quota
SDS Tuberculosis Research Centre and Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Chest Diseases All India Quota
HBT Medical College and Dr RN Cooper Municipal General Hospital Juhu All India Quota
Vardhaman Institute of Medical Sciences All India Quota
Malda Medical College All India Quota
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciences and RML Hospital, IP Central University
VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital Central University

NEET PG Counselling for State Quota Seats

As mentioned above, the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) is responsible for admissions to the 50% AIQ seats of government, government-aided and private colleges in India. The remaining 50% of these colleges are also filled using the scores of NEET PG but the counselling for these seats is conducted by the respective state government. To know more about the state counselling of NEET PG 2021

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