West Bengal MBBS Admission 2017 – The admission to MBBS and BDS courses is to done on the basis of NEET scores in all medical and dental colleges of West Bengal. The online registration for UP MBBS admission has started from July 11. Candidates who have qualified in NEET and belongs to West Bengal can fill the application form of West Bengal MBBS 2017 until July 16. The West Bengal MBBS admission 2017 is to be conducted by Directorate of Medical Education, West Bengal. West Bengal MBBS admission is to be held for admission to MBBS and BDS seats offered by medical and dental colleges of West Bengal. As per the Medical Council of India (MCI), approximately 2500 MBBS and 1000 BDS seats will be offered for admission to medical and dental colleges of state. From all government medical and dental colleges, 15% seats are reserved for All India Quota seats, which will be filled through NEET counselling conducted by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). For all remaining 85% state quota, seats will be filled through common centralised counselling done by Directorate of Medical Education, West Bengal. For more details on West Bengal MBBS Admission 2017, application form, merit list, counselling, important dates, read the article below.
West Bengal MBBS Admission 2017
Candidates can check the criteria for admission to West Bengal MBBS 2017 from the article below.
|S. No.||West Bengal Medical Seats Distribution||West Bengal MBBS Admission Criteria|
|1||15% All India Quota Seats||Centralised Counselling by MCC on the basis of NEET 2017 scores and merit list|
|2||Deemed University||MCC to conduct Centralised Counselling based on NEET 2017 scores and merit list|
|3||85% State Quota Seat||Common Centralized counselling byDirectorate of Medical Education, West Bengal, based on state merit list derived from NEET 2017 score|
|4||Private and Minority Institutes|
Applications for West Bengal MBBS 2017 has started from July 11. Given below is the important dates of West Bengal MBBS 2017 to keep a track on crucial events for admission.
|1||Publication of Seat Matrix round 1||July 11, 2017|
|2||Online registrations for Counselling starts||July 11 to 16, 2017|
|3||Document Verification at scheduled venue||July 13 to 15, 2017 and July 17 to 19, 2017 (from 10:00 am to 04:00 pm)|
|4||State Merit List (Released)||July 19, 2017|
|5||Online Registration and Choice Filling||July 19 (09:00 am) to July 21 (03:00 pm), 2017|
|6||Seat Allotment round 1||July 24, 2017 (after 06:00 pm)|
|7||Reporting at allotted college||July 26 to 31, 2017|
|8||Seat Matrix round 2||August 17, 2017|
|9||Choice filling and locking||August 17 (12:00 noon) to 18, 2017 (11:00 am)|
|10||Seat Allotment round 2||August 19, 2017 (by 06:00 pm)|
|11||Reporting at allotted college||August 21 to 25, 2017 (10:00 am to 04:00 pm)|
|12||Display of vacant seats (if any)||August 25, 2017 (after 06:00 pm)|
|13||Manual Counselling to colleges||August 28, 2017 (10:00 am to 04:00 pm)|
|14||Handover of vacant seats list to colleges||August 28, 2017|
|15||Counselling ends||August 31, 2017|
Along with the NEET scores, West Bengal MBBS Admission 2017 aspirants have to fulfil certain criteria to be eligible to apply and qualify for admission into the various participating institutes.
|1.||Citizenship||Candidates have to be a citizen of India|
|2.||Age||Candidates have to be of minimum 17 years old|
|4.||Education||Candidates should have completed their Higher Secondary (10+2) examination or equivalent examination from a recognized institute.|
|5.||Qualifying Marks||Candidates should have passed individually in Physics, Biology, Chemistry and English.
General – Minimum of 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biological Sciences taken together. 30% marks in English.
ST/SC/OBC – Minimum of 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biological Sciences taken together. 30% marks in English.
PWD – Minimum of 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biological Sciences taken together. 30% marks in English.
Applications for West Bengal MBBS Admission 2017 is available from July 11. Candidates applying for West Bengal MBBS Admission 2017 are advised to read the eligibility criteria before filling the application form to check if they are eligible for the course or not. The last date for fillinh West Bengal application form 2017 is July 16.
The following steps needs to be followed by the candidates while filling the West Bengal MBBS 2017 Application Form.
- The link to apply for West Bengal MBBS admission is available above in the article
- Candidates will have to register for West Bengal MBBS 2017 Counselling Process
- Candidates have to fill in their personal details while registering for the counselling process
- Candidates will have to select either offline or online mode for payment of fees. For offline payment, an e-challan will be generated for candidates to make the payment which has to be downloaded
- After paying the fees, candidates have to submit their Transaction ID while logging in using “New User Registration After Payment”
- Candidates will then have to fill in their address and select a security question of their account. Password also has to be changed by the candidate
- After submitting, a registration slip is generated which is to be taken as a print out for future use
- After logging in again, candidates now have to select their preferred college and lock it by clicking on “Save”. Editing cannot be done after locking. The preferred choice of the candidate will reflect on the screen and the candidate can take a print out for future use
- Allotment of seats is then done as per the candidates’ rank in NEET. Candidates who successfully secure a seat are then requested to go to the allotted college for document verification and payment of fees
Application Fee of West Bengal MBBS 2017
Given below is the counselling application fee of West Bengal MBBS 2017:
|1.||Unreserved Category||Rs. 2000 + Bank Charges|
|2.||SC/ST/OBC A/OBC B/PH Candidates||Rs. 1500 + Bank Charges|
The merit list of West Bengal MBBS 2017 will be available on July 19. The West Bengal MBBS merit list will be derived from NEET scores only. Only the candidates who have filled in the West Bengal MBBS application form and have qualified in NEET 2017 will be listed in West Bengal MBBS merit list 2017. The merit list displays name of candidates, state rank, NEET scores, roll number etc. As per the merit list candidates will be called for counselling for admission to MBBS and BDS courses offered by medical and dental colleges of West Bengal.
The counselling of West Bengal MBBS 2017 has started from July 19. Online counselling is done to admit candidates into the MBBS and BDS course and is conducted by the Directorate of Medical Education, West Bengal. During the counselling process, candidates are allotted seats to candidates as per their state merit rank, preferences of courses & colleges and availability of seats. After the seat allotment, the candidates have to report at the allotted Institute for document verification and payment of fees. The following documents need to be brought to the allotted institute for document verification by the candidate:
- Allotment Letter
- Duly filled up Verification Form
- Reporting centre copy of E-Challan form showing the bank transaction ID
- Class 12 Mark Sheet
- Age Proof (Birth Certificate/Class 10 Admit Card or Certificate)
- Medical Certificate
- ST/SC/OBC A or B/PH certificate (if applicable)
- Domicile Certificate
After the document verification, candidates have to pay the tuition fees at their allotted institutes. Failing to bring any of the above-mentioned documents may lead to disqualification of the candidate. The counselling process is carried on for the second and third round until all the available seats are filled.
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board,
AQ-13/1 Sector V, Salt Lake City,
Kolkata – 700091.
Candidates can check the number of MBBS colleges in West Bengal with the seat intake per year as per the data of Medical Council of India.
Government Medical Colleges, West Bengal
|S. No.||Name of Medical College||Annual Intake (Seats)|
|1||College of Medicine and Sagore Dutta Hospital, Kolkata||100|
|2||Murshidabad Medical College & Hospitals, Murshidabad||100|
|3||Malda Medical College & Hospital, Malda||100|
|4||College of Medicine and JNM Hospital, Kalyani, Nadia||100|
|5||Employees State Insurance Corporation Medical College, Joka, Kolkata||100|
|6||Bankura Sammilani Medical College, Bankura||150|
|7||Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan||150|
|8||Calcutta National Medical College, Kolkata||200|
|9||Medical College, Kolkata||250|
|10||RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata||200|
|11||Midnapore Medical College, Midnapore||100|
|12||Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Kolkata||150|
|13||North Bengal Medical College, Darjeeling||100|
|14||Nilratan Sircar Medical College, Kolkata||250|
Private Medical Colleges, West Bengal
|S. No.||Name of Medical College||Annual Intake (Seats)|
|1||KPC Medical College, Jadavpur, Kolkata||150|
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