NEET UG Counselling

NEET UG Counselling 2024: Dates, Registration Process, Fees, Seat Matrix, Seat Allotment

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About NEET UG counselling 2024

On the basis of NEET 2024 results, admissions to MBBS/BDS courses under AIQ, deemed universities, and ESIC/AFMS colleges in the country are provided by the MCC NEET 2024 counselling process. The NEET exam qualifying is a requirement for MBBS Admission India. NEET UG Counselling is conducted in online mode only. NEET UG Counselling procedure is conducted for all students at different levels for all AIQ and state quota seats. There are only 15% seats in AIQ quota and 85% state quota seats. Admission to MBBS and BDS courses is based on NEET Counselling only. There are two types of NTA NEET counselling: All India and State counselling, Here we will discuss about both counselling process.

NEET Counselling 2024: Table of Content

NEET Counselling 2024- Overview

Conducting Bodies

All India counselling NEET UG 2024- By Directorate General of Health Sciences (DGHS) for the National Medical Council

State Quota – Respective state authorities

Counselling Website

All India counselling NEET UG 2024- mcc.nic.in

State Quota – Given in the table below on this page

Seat Intake

All India counselling NEET UG 2024 – 15% of Govt Seats, 100% of Deemed and Central University seats, ESIC, AFMC, AIIMS and JIPMER seats

State Quota – 85% of Govt seats, 100% of private seats of the state

NEET Brief Description

Before discussing the details of the NEET Counselling Procedure, let’s briefly describe NEET 2024.

Name of ExaminationNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG) or NEET-UG
Conducted byNational Testing Agency (NTA)
NEET 2024 Exam Date5 May 2024
NEET 2024 Result2nd  Week of June 2024
MCC AIQ NEET 2024 Counselling Starting Date2nd Week of July 2024
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NEET Counselling 2024 dates

The Counselling dates for NEET 2024 are yet to be announced. Counselling Schedule will be as follows:
Round 1
Registration/PaymentJuly 20 to 25, 2023, 12:00 noon
Security Fee Deposit Date-
Choice filling/LockingJuly 22 to 27, 2023
Processing of Seat AllotmentJuly 27 to 28, 2023
ResultJuly 29, 2023
Reporting DateJuly 31 to August 4, 2023
Round 2
Seat Matrix after Round 1-
Registration/PaymentAugust 9 to 14, 2023
Security Fee Deposit Date-
Choice filling/LockingAugust 10 to 15, 2023
Processing of Seat AllotmentAugust 16 to 17, 2023
ResultAugust 18, 2023
Reporting DateAugust 20 to 28, 2023
Round 3
Seat Matrix after Round 2-
Registration/PaymentAugust 31 to 4, 2023
Security Fee Deposit Date
Choice filling/LockingSeptember 1 to 5, 2023
Processing of Seat AllotmentSeptember 6 to 7, 2023
ResultSeptember 8, 2023
Reporting DateSeptember 10 to 18, 2023
Stray Vacancy Round
Seat Matrix after Round 3-
Registration/PaymentSeptember 21 to 23, 2023
Security Fee Deposit Date-
Choice filling/LockingSeptember 22 to 24, 2023
Processing of Seat AllotmentSeptember 25, 2023
ResultSeptember 26, 2023
Reporting DateSeptember 27 to 30, 2023
Seat Matrix after Round 4-

NEET UG Counselling 2023: Types

There are two types of NEET Counselling
  • AIQ level NEET UG Counselling is for 15 % of Govt. Seats, plus 100 % of Deemed and Central University seats, ESIC, AFMC, AIIMs and JIPMER seats.
  • State Quota NEET UG Counselling is for 85 Percent of Govt. seats and 100 % of private seats of the states.

NEET UG Counselling 2024: for 15% All India Quota

  • The counselling for 15% AIQ is conducted by DGHS ( Directorate of General Health Services.
  • 15% of government medical and dental college seats will be offered in All India Quota (AIQ) Seats
  • Along with that, all seats in universities, central universities, AIIMs, JIPMER, ESIC, as well as, AFMC will be offered to students at the national level for NEET counselling 2024
  • Candidates taking part in All India counselling can take part in State Counselling also

All India NEET UG Counselling Application/Registration Fee

This section provides the NEET Counselling online registration fees for admission to MBBS/BDS courses. Candidates can check the categories-wise application fee. Let’s have a look.

CategoryRegistration FEE

NEET UG Counselling Security Fee(Refundable)

After registration candidates are prompted to pay the NEET UG Counselling Fees 2024. This fee can be paid through Credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking. The last year’s NEET UG counselling Fees is as follows:

CategoryDeemed Universities15% AIQ/ Central Universities Deemed Universities
General (UR)5,000 ( Non-refundable Registration Fee in INR )10,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )2,00,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )
EWS5,000 ( Non-refundable Registration Fee in INR )5,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )2,00,000 ( Refundable Fee in IN INR)
OBC5,000 ( Non-refundable Registration Fee in INR )5,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )2,00,000 ( Refundable Fee in IN INR)
SC5,000 ( Non-refundable Registration Fee in INR )5,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )2,00,000 ( Refundable Fee in IN INR)
ST5,000 ( Non-refundable Registration Fee in INR )5,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )2,00,000 ( Refundable Fee in IN INR)
PwD5,000 ( Non-refundable Registration Fee in INR )5,000 ( Refundable Fee in INR )2,00,000 ( Refundable Fee in IN INR)
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NEET Counselling 2024: Eligibility Criteria

All the candidates who will qualify the NEET UG 2024 exam will be eligible for applying to the NEET UG counselling 2024.

Central university eligibility criteria for the NEET Counselling 2024
University NameEligibility criteria
Delhi University (LHMC, UCMS, MAMC)15% seats for All India Quota & 85% institutional quota seats for candidates who have passed their 10+2 in Delhi.
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)50% Institutional reservation for the AMU school candidates studying there for the last 3 years. Rest of the 50% of seats to All India candidates.
Delhi University (LHMC, UCMS, MAMC)15% seats for All India Quota & 85% institutional quota seats for candidates who have passed their 10+2 in Delhi.
BHUOpen to All India candidates
Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi3 BDS seats under the internal quota of JMI and 47 seats are open to All India quota candidates. Students who have passed their 10+ 2 from Jamia Schools can apply for an internal quota.
VMMC & SJH15% seats for All India and rest as Institute Quota for students who have passed their 10+2 from Delhi.

NEET UG Counselling 2024: AIQ Counselling Body

NEET Counselling is conducted by MCC to offer admission under MBBS, BDS and AYUSH courses. MCC is only responsible for counselling of 15% AIQ seats. Counselling is conducted online visit https://mcc.nic.in for more details

NEET UG Counselling for 15% AIQ Seats (excluding Jammu & Kashmir) in Government medical and dental collegesDGHS
NEET UG Counselling for 85% of State Quota seats in DU colleges (MAMC, LHMC, UCMS)DGHS
NEET UG Counselling for all the seats in Central and Deemed Universities (BDS at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi included)DGHS
NEET UG Counselling for 85% of State Quota seats and state private colleges (100% seats in case of Jammu & Kashmir)Respective State Counselling Authorities
NEET UG Counselling for IP Quota seats in the ESIC CollegesDGHS
NEET Counselling for Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC)DGHS, on behalf of AFMC Pune

MBBS Admission Rajasthan: NEET CUT-OFF

There are two different sorts of the NEET Cut Off: NEET Qualifying and NEET Admission Cut Off. The bare minimum score needed to Qualify the NEET Exam is known as the NEET Cut-off. The final rank or score for which last admission will be awarded in respective medical college is the NEET Admission Cut-off.

YearGeneral Category CandidateOBC/SC/ST Candidate
NEET 2023 Cut off
NEET 2022 Cut off

How to apply for NEET Counselling 2024?

MCC conducts NEET UG 2024 counselling for AIQ in four rounds, including a mop-up round and a stray vacancy round. Following the completion of Round 2, the remaining seats will be filled in a mop-up round and a stray vacancy round by the MCC. Steps to be taken include:

Step 1: Complete the MCC NEET registration process, including payment (Application and Security Money).

Step 2: NEET 2024 counselling choice filling and locking.

Step 3: Round 1 seat allotment and result announcement

Step 4: Reporting to the allotted Medical/Dental College (option for free entry/exit)

Step 5: Round 2 net vacant seats are published.

Step 6: NEET counselling round 2 registration (not necessary for already registered candidates) and fresh choice filling for NEET counselling round 2

Step 7: Round 2 of seat allocation (exit with forfeiture of security amount option available)

Step 8: Reporting to medical/dental colleges/institutions in preparation for round 2 (candidates once joined the allotted seat are not allowed to vacate the seat).

What documents are required for NEET Counselling 2024?

  • NEET Admit Card
  • NEET Scorecardor Rank Letter
  • Class 10 certificate and mark sheet (for date of birth)
  • Class 12 certificate and mark sheet
  • ID proof (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
  • Eight passport size photographs
  • Provisional Allotment Letter
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)

NRI/ OCI candidates appearing for Deemed Universities must submit the following documents

  • Passport copy of sponsored, embassy certificate
  • Sponsorship affidavit (stating that sponsorer is ready to bear the expenses for the whole duration of study)
  • Relationship Affidavit (Relation of Candidate with the sponsorer)

NEET UG Counselling: Procedure


NEET UG Counselling 2024: Reservation Criteria

General Economically Weaker Section (GEN – EWS)10%
Scheduled Caste (SC)15%
Scheduled Tribe (ST)7.5%
Other Backward Caste (OBC-NCL)27%
Persons with Disabilities (PwD)5%

NEET Counselling 2024 Process step-by-step

Step 1: NEET counselling registration

Qualified and eligible candidates need to register at mcc.nic.in NEET UG 2024. Applicants must fill out some details like their NEET roll number, registration number, name, mother’s name, and date of birth. Next step is to pay the NEET counselling fee and security fee online with a credit card or debit card. Registration and Counselling Fee Details are as follows

Institution TypeCategory

Counselling Fee


Security Fee


15% AIQ/ Central UniversitiesURRs. 1,000Rs. 10,000
SC/ST/OBC/PwDRs. 500Rs. 5,000
Deemed UniversitiesAll CategoriesRs. 5000Rs. 2,00,000

Step 2: Choices filling for NEET UG counselling 2024

Applicants must make a  list of  their dream medical college choices. NEET Aspirants  can use the NEET college predictor if they want to know their chance of getting into medical college based on their NEET Rank. For the NEET counselling 2024 process, they will be able to choose from this list of choices in counselling website.
Steps to Fill & check NEET UG counselling choice filling 2024.
To fill choices in NEET Counselling, follow these steps:

  • Log in to the counselling website using the registration credentials.
  • Go to the choice filling section.
  • Browse through the list of available colleges and courses.
  • Select and prioritise your preferred choices.
  • Save and lock the choices before the scheduled date and time.
  • Take a printout of the filled choices for future reference.

Step 3: NEET UG Seat Allotment

Candidates must log in and download their seat allotment letters as soon as they are released by MCC. A free exit is available in the first round, while a forfeiture exit is available in the second round.

NEET seat allotment lists

Round 1  
Round 2  
Mop up round 2  
Special stray vacancy round  

Step 4: Reporting to the allotted college

After allotment of seats, a candidate must report to the designated college to complete the admissions processes. Reporting or joining during the first round is not mandatory(it depends on candidates desire). Candidates wishing to take a seat or upgrade must join and report to the allotted medical college. If in second round Candidate not reports in allotted medical college his or her security money will be forfeited. While reporting to the assigned college, candidates must present the original documents.

NEET UG counselling 2024 – What is free exit? What is the exit with forfeiture?

Free Exit (only for round 1) – A candidate assigned a seat in round 1 who does not join/report to the college to which they have been assigned would not be penalised (the security deposit would not be forfeited). Candidates will be eligible for further rounds without any registration.

Exit with forfeiture – If a candidate is offered a seat in round 2 but does not intend to take the seat, they can still exit with forfeiture (losing the security amount deposited) within the period given and can make new registrations in further rounds of counselling.

Candidates joining the allotted seat in the second round will not be eligible to resign/surrender their seats and will not be permitted to participate in state counselling either.

The AIQ for NEET counselling 2023 will include the following:

  • 15% MBBS/BDS Seats of States
  • 100% MBBS/BDS Seats of BHU
  • 100% MBBS Seats of AIIMS across India
  • All India Quota of JIPMER (Puducherry/ Karaikal)
  • All India Quota seats of AMU/ DU/ VMMC/ ABVIMS
  • All India Quota Seats of Faculty of Dentistry (Jamia Milia Islamia)
  • All India Quota Seats of ESIC
Universities/CollegesCounselling & Seats
100% Deemed University
  • There will be four rounds of counselling i.e. Round 1, Round 2 of AIQ and Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round.
  • Out of the four rounds, three rounds will be conducted online by MCC i.e. Round 1, Round 2 and Mop-Up Round.
  • The Stray Vacancy round shall be conducted by the respective Deemed Universities
  • There will be four rounds of counselling i.e. Round 1, Round 2 of AIQ and Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round for 18 AIIMS.
  • Out of the four rounds, three rounds will be conducted online by MCC i.e. Round 1, Round 2 and Mop-Up Round.
  • The Stray Vacancy round shall be conducted by AIIMS
  • ESIC 15% seats would be allotted through All India Quota (Round one & two).
  • The remaining 85% seats shall be treated as state quota seats and will be open to all the candidates participating in the Mop-up Round.
Central university/institute
  • There will be four rounds of NEET 2023 counselling i.e. Round 1, Round 2 of AIQ and Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round.
  • Out of the four rounds, three rounds will be conducted online by MCC i.e. Round 1, Round 2 and Mop-Up Round.
  • Stray Vacancy round shall be conducted by the respective Central University/Institute.

AIQ Seat Matrix for MCC NEET Counselling 2024

The DHGS releases the seat matrix on behalf of MCC for the NEET counselling 2024 round one. Seat matrices for MBBS, BDS, and AIQ seats in Central University, Deemed University, and those offered by ESIC institutes will be published separately.
NEET Counselling: Seat Matrix

CounsellingSeat Matrix Round 1
AIQ MBBS seat matrixAIQ MBBS seat matrix
AIQ BDS seat matrixAIQ BDS seat matrix
Central universities MBBS seats – DU, IP and JIPMER internal quotaCentral universities MBBS seats
Central universities BDS seats – DU, IP and BHU quotaCentral universities BDS seats
Deemed universities MBBS seatsDeemed universities MBBS seats
Deemed universities BDS seatsDeemed universities BDS seats
BSc Nursing seatsBSc Nursing seats
AMU MBBS seatsAMU MBBS seats
AMU BDS seatsAMU BDS seats

NEET 2024 - State Quota Counselling

NEET 2024 Top Medical Colleges - Cutoff & fee

Name of Medical CollegesClosing RankMBBS fee (in Rs)
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS New Delhi53 
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry214 
>Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi8715,450
VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi12833.5
University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi19930.87
Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi5797.45 lakh
Government Medical College, Chandigarh4551.38 lakh
Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai5391.04 lakh
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow9871.26 lakh
Stanley Medical College, Chennai131513,610
Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak357742,420

MCC Contact details for NEET Counselling

Phone No.: 0120-4073500 Toll-Free Number: 1800 102 7637

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

Ques. Which rank is considered in NEET Counselling?
Ans: The rank considered for NEET counselling is usually the All India Rank (AIR) obtained by candidates in the NEET examination.

Ques. When NEET 2023 counselling will be starting?
Ans: MCC would be releasing the official notification soon.

Ques. What will be the fee for NEET 2023 Counselling?
Ans: Last year NEET UG Counselling Fee for AIQ is INR 1,000 for unreserved category students and INR 500 for reserved category students.

Ques. What is the total number of rounds in NEET UG Counselling 2023?
Ans: There will be four rounds round 1& 2 followed by includes mop-up and stray vacancy rounds.

Ques. What is the mop-up round in NEET counselling?
Ans: The Mop-Up round in NEET UG Counselling is the third round. This round is conducted only for those candidates who did not get any seats in rounds 1 and round 2 of NEET counselling fresh registration also possible.

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