NEET MDS 2017 Important Dates


NEET MDS 2017 Important DatesNEET MDS 2017 Important Dates – NEET MDS 2017 entrance test is over and merit list for the qualified candidates has been released. Now, Medical Council Committee has released the complete schedule for the NEET MDS 2017 Counselling. The registration procedure for the counselling will start from March 14, 2017. In the article below, the detailed schedule of the NEET MDS counselling is being provided. It is important for the candidates who qualified NEET MDS 2017 to keep track on all the events related to the counselling procedure. The candidates must note that counselling for the 50% All India Quota will be organised by the Medical Council Committee. For the complete information on NEET MDS 2017 Important dates, read the article below.


AIPGDEE, which was the national level dental entrance examination, has been scrapped off by the Government of India and replaced by NEET MDS 2017. To be accepted into any state or institutional level MDS course, applicants will have to qualify NEET MDS 2017.

NEET MDS 2017 Important Dates

The complete schedule of NEET MDS 2017 is available, the qualified candidates can check the all the dates related to NEET MDS 2017 Admission from the table below.

S.No. NEET MDS 2017 Admission Event Date
1. Online Registration Starts September 26, 2016
2. Online Registration Closes October 31, 2016
3. Extended Last Date for Online Registration November 7, 2016
4. Issuance of Admit Card November 2016
5. NEET MDS 2017 Entrance Examination November 30, 2016 – December 3, 2016
6. Declaration of Results January 6, 2017
7. NEET MDS 2017 50% All India Merit list Jan 12, 2017
8. NEET MDS 2017 Main Counselling Registration, Choice Filling March 14, 2017
9. Last date to register (for both the rounds) March 19, 2017
10. Exercising of Choices and Locking (this facility will be available only after registration March 14 to 20, 2017
11. Process of Seat Allotment – Round 1 March 21 to 22, 2017
12. Round 1 Result Publish March 23, (Thursday) 2017
13. Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College after 1 st Round March 24 (Friday) 2017 to April 3rd (Sunday) 2017, (Up to 5:00 PM,
14. Exercising of Choices and Locking (Round 2) April 24 to 25, 2017
15. Process of Seat Allotment – Round 2 April 24 to 25, 2017
16. Round 2 Result Publish April 26, 2017
17. Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against Round 2 April 27 to May 9 2017
18. Transfer of vacant seats to State Quota May 9, 2017 (After 05:00 PM)
19. Commencement of academic session for MDS course May 01, 2017

NEET MDS 2017 Exam Schedule

Particulars Forenoon Session Afternoon Session
Entry Time of the Applicant 9:00 AM 2:15 PM
Closing Time of the Venue 9:30 AM 2:45 PM
Time for Check In Procedure 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM
Start Time of Examination 10:00 AM 3:15 PM
End Time of Examination 1:15 PM 6:30 PM

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate Dental Courses (MDS) offers seats to applicants who fulfil all eligibility criteria as prescribed by the National Board of Education (NBE). 50% of the seats are reserved as All India Quota Seats while the others are reserved as State Quota Seats and seats for Private Institutes and Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions. There are 75 participating institutes under NEET 2017 which offer MDS course to all candidates.  The entrance examination was conducted from November 30th, 2016 to December 3rd, 2016 and was based on the core subjects of Bachelor of Dental Sciences (BDS).  A Demo Test was also available for applicants from November 1, 2016 to November 20, 2016 to familiarise them with the screens, layout and navigation of the entrance examination. The result of NEET MDS 2017 has been released online on January 6, 2017.