NEET PG Counselling Procedure 2023: NEET PG is a national-level exam conducted by the National Board of Education (NBE). NEET PG is a National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Post Graduation to get admission in various MD/MS and PG diploma courses. The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will start the NEET PG Counselling 2023 at mcc.nic.in. The MCC (Medical Counselling Committee) will organise the Counselling Process for all of India’s 50% quota seats. MCC has released NEET PG Counselling dates on the official website.
As per the latest updates on MCC NEET PG Counselling 2023, the authority will conduct 4 rounds of All India Quota Counselling (Round 1, Round 2, Mop-Up Round and Stray Vacancy Round). This article will discuss detailed information about NEET PG Counselling Procedure 2023, Dates, Seat Allotment, State-wise Bond, College-wise Bond etc. Candidates can also download the MCC NEET PG Counselling ebook for better counselling guidance.
NEET PG Counselling Overview 2023
The below table gives detailed information about the NEET PG Counselling Authority MCC and Counselling Rounds for admission to MD/MS, NEET PG Counselling 2023 Registration. Detailed information about NEET PG Counselling 2023 overview is below.
|Counselling Authority||Counselling for PG seats is to be conducted by MCC.|
|NEET PG Result||14 March 2023|
|Rounds||4 Rounds of AIQ Counselling All India Quota Round 1|
AIQ Round 2
AIQ Mop-up Round
AIQ Stray Vacancy Round
No seat will be reverted to the respective States after round 2 of AIQ.
|Reservation Policy of AIQ||Reservation Policy of AIQ for Central Institutes/University as well as State contributed seats: |
O.B.C.- (Non-Creamy Layer) as per the Central OBC list- 27%
|Unfilled NRI/Muslim Minority/Jain Minority||Unfilled NRI/Muslim Minority/Jain Minority seats are to be converted to Indian National Seats after the exhaustion of all the eligible NRI/Muslim Minority/Jain Minority Applicants during the Mop-Up Round before reverting it to the respective Deemed University.|
|Reservation for EWS and PwD||EWS- as per Central Government norms- 10%|
PwD- Horizontal Reservation as per NMC norms- 5%
|Offline Stray vacancy round||Online Stray vacancy Round to be conducted by MCC for Central University/Institutes/All India Quota seats.|
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NEET PG Counselling Dates 2023
Candidates can check the MCC NEET PG 2023 counselling schedule in the below table.
|NEET PG 2023 exam||March 5, 2023|
|Declaration of NEET PG 2023 result||March 14, 2023|
|NEET PG 2023 merit list for AIQ seats||To be announced|
|NEET PG 2023 counselling round 1|
|Verification of seat matrix by institutes||To be announced|
|Registration for counselling round 1||To be announced|
|Last date of registration fee payment for counselling round 1||To be announced|
|Choice filling and locking for counselling round 1||To be announced|
|Allotment of seats for counselling round 1||To be announced|
|Provisional result of counselling round 1||To be announced|
|Final NEET PG counselling result||To be announced|
|Reporting at the allotted college||To be announced|
|NEET PG 2023 counselling round 2|
|Registration for counselling round 2|
To be announced
|Last date of registration fee payment for counselling round 2||To be announced|
|Choice filling and locking for counselling round 2||To be announced|
|Allotment of seats for counselling round 2||To be announced|
|Provisional seat allotment result||To be announced|
|The final result of counselling round 2||To be announced|
|Reporting at the allotted college||To be announced|
|NEET PG counselling mop-up|
|Online registration and payment||To be announced|
|Choice filling and locking||To be announced|
|Processing of seat allotment||To be announced|
|NEET PG counselling result||To be announced|
|Reporting at the allotted colleges||To be announced|
This section will provide detailed information about MCC NEET PG AIQ Counselling Participating eligibility criteria. Let’s have a look.
|Eligibility||1) The Candidate should have qualified NEET PG.|
|Non-Eligible Conditions||1) Candidates of J&K (participation of the Union Territory of J&K is subject to their contribution of seats).|
2) OCI/PIO/Foreign Nationals will not be eligible for All India Quota seats vide Ministry of Home Affairs Gazette Notification No. S.O.1050(E) dated 04th March 2023 (subject to the outcome of W.P. No. (C) No. 891 of 2023 before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India ).
Type of Counselling
The counselling of NEET PG 2023 for 50% AIQ and 100% deemed and central universities, ESIC, and MCC will conduct AFMS seats. While for state quota and seats in private universities, the NEET PG 2023 counselling will be conducted by separate state bodies. Applicants can check the table below to overview the two NEET PG 2023 counselling types.
|Counselling Name||Conducting Authority||Participating institutes|
|MCC (AIQ)||Directorate General of Health Services, Medical Counselling Committee||50% AIQ seats in government institutions, central universities, deemed universities, ESIC and AFMS institutes|
|State Quota||Respective state government/authorities||50% state quota seats in government colleges, 100% in private medical, minority institutes, universities established by an act of state, municipal bodies trust, society or company located in the state.|
NEET PG 2023 Counselling Registration Fees
This section provides the NEET PG 2023 online registration fee for MD/MS courses. Candidates can check the categories-wise registration fee. Let’s have a look.
|Category||NEET PG counselling fee|
|AIQ or central university General category candidates||Rs. 1000/-|
|SC/ ST/ OBC/ PwD category candidates||Rs. 500/-|
|Deemed University candidates||Rs. 5000/-|
NEET PG 2023 Counselling Procedure
Counselling will be scheduled only for those students who have qualified for the NEET PG 2023. The NEET PG Counseling process is conducted by the MCC (Medical Council Committee), and the counselling process is given below.
Step-1 Online Registration: To participate in the NEET PG counselling procedure 2023, aspirants must register online by entering their roll number and password on the MCC Official website.
Step-2 Choice Filling & Locking: Fill in and lock the choices in order of the preference of colleges. Based on the options, a filled seat allotment will be done.
Step-3 Seat Allotment: The seat allotment process Based on the availability of seats, merit and preference entered, candidates, will be allotted seats. However, mock allotment will be done two rounds before the actual seat. It will help the aspirants know the seat allotment process and learn and choose better preferences in the final rounds.
Step-4 Payment of Fee & Seat Acceptance: Once the seat is allotted, candidates will have to choose any one of the following options :
- Freeze– If an aspirant is satisfied with the seat allotted and does not wish to participate in further rounds, they will have to choose this option.
- Float– If candidates need to keep the seat allotted and wish to upgrade their seats, they must follow this option.
- Slide– If an aspirant accepts the seat allotted and wishes to upgrade the course in the same institute, they will have to stick to this option.
- Withdraw– If aspirants have already accepted the seat, they can withdraw by reporting at the institute allotted before the last round of seat allotment.
Step-5 Seat Allocation Fee Payment: To confirm the seat, candidates must pay the fees through a Debit card/Credit card or Net Banking.
Step-6 Verification of Documents: The aspirants must go through the document verification process at the help centres.
Step-7 Reporting at the Allotted college/Institute: After the document verification, aspirants must report to the allotted institute/College, pay the institute’s balance fees, and confirm admission.
NEET PG 2023 50% All India Quota
|All India Quota Seats||50%|
|Seats of BHU||50%|
|Seats of AMU||50%|
|All India Quota seats of DU/Central Institutes (VMMC & SJH, ABVIMS & RML, ESIC, Basaidarapur)||50%|
Security Deposit NEET PG 2023 Counselling
Here in this section, we provide information about NEET PG 2023 Security Deposit, and you can check the Security Deposit NEET PG 2023 Counselling amount category-wise.
|AIQ or central university General category candidates||Rs. 25,000/-|
|SC/ ST/ OBC/ PwD category candidates||Rs. 10,000/-|
|Deemed University candidates||Rs. 2,00,000/-|
NEET PG Counselling Major Changes
According to the latest update by MCC, there are several changes for NEET PG 2023 Counselling onwards; In this section, we are providing the significant changes. Let’s have a look.
|Number of Counselling Rounds||4 rounds of AIQ counselling |
> AIQ Round 1
> AIQ Round 2
> AIQ Mop-up Round
> AIQ Stray Vacancy Round
No seat will be reverted to the respective States after completing round 2 of AIQ.
|Seat Converted||Unfilled NRI/Muslim Minority/Jain Minority seats will be converted to Indian National seats after exhausting all the eligible NRI/Muslim Minority/Jain Minority Candidates during the Mop-Up Round before reverting them to the respective Deemed University.|
|Reservation Policy||Reservation Policy of AIQ for Central Institutes/University as well as State contributed seats:|
> S.C.- 15%
> S.T.- 7.5%
> O.B.C.- (Non-Creamy Layer) as per the Central OBC list- 27%
> EWS- as per Central Government norms- 10%
> PwD- Horizontal Reservation as per NMC norms- 5%
|Counselling for PG DNB||MCC of DGHS, MoHFW conducts counselling for PG DNB seats.|
|Stary Vacancy Rounds||Online Stray vacancy Round to be conducted by MCC of DGHS, MoHFW for Central University/Institutes/All India Quota/DNB seats.|
NEET PG 2023 Reservation
The reservation policy of the Central Government for the NEET-PG Counselling in All India Quota is as follows: This section provides detailed information about NEET PG Counselling category-wise seat reservation with percentage; you can check the seat reservation percentage of general, SC, ST, OBC, etc.
|Schedule Caste (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||7.5%|
|OBC- (Non-Creamy Layer) as per the Central OBC list||27%|
|EWS- as per Central Government norms||10%|
|PwD- Horizontal Reservation as per NMC norms||5%|
Reservation Policy in NEET PG 2023
- Candidates who fall under the category of NRI as per the directions/ orders of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in the case (W.P. No. 689/2017- Consortium of Deemed Universities in Karnataka (CODEUNIK) & Anr. Vs Union of India & Ors.) dated 22-08- 2017 are eligible for NRI Category seats. OCI/PIO/Foreign Nationals will be eligible for only NRI seats.
- The eligible Indian National Candidates wanting to convert to sponsored NRI category must submit the following documents as the MCC calls for the same.
- Documents claiming that the sponsorer is an NRI (Passport, Visa of the sponsored).
Relationship of NRI with the candidate as per the court orders of The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in case W.P.(c) No. 689/2017- Consortium of Deemed Universities in Karnataka (CODEUNIK) & Ans. Vs Union of India & Ors. Dated 22-08- 2017.
- Affidavit from the sponsorer that they will sponsor the entire course fee of the candidate duly notarized.
- Embassy Certificate of the Sponsorer (Certificate from the Consulate).
- NEET Score Card of the candidate.
- There will be no reservation for OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD/EWS candidates in
- Deemed Universities.
- There will be four rounds of counselling, i.e., Round 1, Round 2, Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round, to be conducted by MCC of DGHS.
- All the candidates who have qualified for All India Quota seats based on their rank in NEET PG conducted by NBE will be eligible for the 50% AIQ seats at Central University.
- The colleges/institutes provide the eligibility conditions for the internal quota; MCC has no role to play in determining the eligibility conditions for the internal allotment of the Central Universities/Institutes.
- Suppose any Candidate at any stage of the counselling process is found to have furnished incorrect/wrong information about their eligibility condition. In that case, their candidature shall be cancelled for further rounds of counselling, and the security deposit shall be forfeited.
- The seats will be converted during the Mop Up Round for Central Universities/Institutes. The said conversion will be done only when the Candidates belonging to the said Category have exhausted. The algorithm for modification of the category is as follows:
NEET PG 2023 Delhi University
Delhi University will contribute 50% of Seats to the All India Quota. For the remaining 50% of seats, candidates who have completed their MBBS from DU are eligible for an Internal Quota of 50% in Delhi University.
Aligarh Muslim University
The AMU will contribute to Aligarh Muslim University 50% of Seats to the All India Quota. For the remaining 50% of seats, candidates who have completed their MBBS from AMU are eligible for internal seats of 50% in AMU.
Banras Hindu University
The BHU will contribute to Banaras Hindu University 50% of Seats to the All India Quota. For the remaining 50% of seats, candidates who have completed their MBBS/BDS from BHU are eligible for internal seats of 50% in BHU
Central Institutes under IP University- VMMC & SJH, ABVIMS & RML, ESIC Basaidarapur
50% of Seats will be contributed by the Central Institutes (VMMC & SJH, ABVIMS & RML, ESIC, Basaidarapur) to the All India Quota. For the remaining 50% of seats, candidates who have completed their MBBS/BDS from I.P. University (VMMC & SJH; ABVIMS & RML; Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar Medical College & Hospital, New Delhi; Army College of Medical Sciences, Delhi; North Delhi Municipal Corporation (Medical College) Hindu Rao Hospital) are eligible for Internal seats of 50% in Central Institutes (VMMC & SJH, ABVIMS & RML, ESIC, Basaidarapur).
NEET PG 2023 Registration: Instructions for Filling Online Application From
Candidates must follow these steps to fill out the NEET PG 2023 Registration online application instructions form. Candidates are advised to check the complete procedure before applying for the form.
|1.||Candidates are informed that the e-mail ID and Mobile Number provided in the Online Application Form of NBE will be used for registration on the MCC portal for Counselling. The said fields will be pre-populated in the Application/Registration form of Counselling.|
|2.||Any complaint about the change of registered mobile number or email address|
shall not be entertained by the MCC of DGHS, MoHFW.
|3.||Candidates are advised to use a Laptop or Computer with a good internet connection during the Registration and Choice-Filling process to avoid technical complications.|
|4.||Please note that the registration facility will be available at the beginning of the first round,|
second round & mop-up round on notified dates. After that, the registration facilities shall not
be available. Under no circumstances will any request (for any reason) for registration be
entertained after the closing of registration.
NEET PG 2023 Cutoff
By the minimum qualifying/eligibility criteria for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma course, as mentioned in the Information Bulletin for NEET-PG 2023, the cut-off scores for various categories are as follows:-
|Category||Minimum Qualifying/Eligibility Criteria||Cut-off (Out of 800)|
|General / EWS||50th percentile||291|
|SC/ST/ OBC (Including PwBD of SC/ST/OBC)||40th percentile||257|
NEET PG 2022 Cutoff
|Categories||NEET PG 2022 minimum qualifying or eligibility criteria||NEET PG 2022 Cutoff score (out of 800)|
|General / EWS||50th||275|
|SC / ST/ OBC|
(including PWD of SC/ST/OBC)
MCC NEET PG Counselling 2022 Notice
You can check MCC NEET PG 2022 Counselling notice and updates in PDF from the table below. Let’s have a look.
|MCC NEET PG Notice for Indian to NRI Mop-up round||Click Here|
|MCC Notice for Provisional Result for Round 1 PG Course||Click Here|
|MCC NEET PG Final Result for Round 1||Click Here|
|OCI Foreign National Candidates||Click Here|
|MCC NEET PG Withdrawal of PG Seats||Click Here|
|MCC NEET PG Notice for Withdrawal Seats||Click Here|
NEET PG 2022 Seat Allotment
Candidates can check the NEET PG 2022 Seat Allotment list in pdf format; candidates can download the round-wise seat allotment list from the below table.
|NEET PG Seat Allotment for Round 1||Links Here|
|MCC NEET PG 2022 Provisional Notice for round 1 Result||Click Here|
|Provisional NEET PG Counselling Seat Allotment Round-1||Click Here|
NEET PG Seats Matrix 2022
Candidates searching for the NEET PG Seat Matrix can download the round-wise seat matrix from the table below.
|NEET PG Seat Matrix||Link Here|
|MCC NEET PG Final AIQ Seat Matrix||Click Here|
|MCC NEET PG Final Central University Seat Matrix||Click Here|
|MCC NEET PG Final Deemed University||Click Here|
NEET PG Counselling Provisional Allotment List 2021
|NEET PG Special Round Provisional Allotment List||Click Here|
|NEET PG Stray Vacancy Round Provisional Allotment List after reprocessing||Click Here|
NEET PG Counselling Notices 2021
|Stray Vacancy Round|
|Notice for Reprocessing of Stray Vacancy Round||Click Here|
|Special Counselling Round|
|Notice Regarding Clarification of Special Round||Click Here|
|FAQs Regarding Special Round Counselling||Click Here|
|Notice for Special Round Non-Joined Candidates||Click Here|
|Mop Up Round|
|Notice for Addition of PG Seats||Click Here|
|Notice for Reduction of Percentile or Revised Cutoff||Click Here|
|Mop Up Total Round Seats||Click Here|
|Mop Up Round Cancelled Notice||Click Here|
|Updated Notice for Debarring Candidates for Mop-Up Round||Click Here|
|Notice Regarding NEET PG 2nd Round College Reporting||Click Here|
|Total Seats for NEET PG Round 2||Click Here|
|Virtual Vacancy for NEET PG Round – 2||Click Here|
MCC NEET PG Mop-Up Round Final Result 2021
|MCC NEET PG Mop-Up Round Final Result||Click Here|
|MCC NEET PG Mop-Up Round Updated Final Result||Click Here|
Candidates must bring the documents listed below in Original for verification during admission, and candidates must submit one Attested copy set of the following documents during counselling.
- NEET PG Admit Card
- NEET PG result
- Mark Sheets of MBBS/BDS professional examinations
- MBBS/BDS Degree Certificate
- Internship Completion Certificate
- MCI issued a registration certificate
- Date of birth proof
- Valid ID proof
- Caste certificate
- Disability Certificate
College-wise NEET PG Bond Amount
|Sate wise NEET-PG Bond||Click Here|
|Government PG (MD/MS) Medical Colleges in India Bond||Click Here|
|Private University PG (MD/MS) Medical Colleges in India Bond||Click Here|
|Deemed University PG (MD/MS) Medical Colleges in India Bond||Click Here|
NEET PG State Wise Counselling
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
When will the online registration for NEET PG counselling start?
MCC will start the online registration of the NEET PG 2023 counselling round soon at mcc.nic.in
Will I have to pay any fees for NEET PG 2023 counselling?
Yes, applicants must pay a registration fee and security deposit per their NEET PG counselling category.
If I do not get a seat in NEET PG round 2 counselling, will my round 1 seats be cancelled?
No, the seat allotted in round 1 of the NEET PG seat allotment will not be cancelled. If an applicant is not allocated a seat in round 2, their NEET PG counselling round 1 seat will be retained.
How is NEET PG counselling conducted?
NEET PG counselling 2023 will be conducted online mode.
Will there be any further rounds after Round two of All India Quota Counseling?
Yes. As per the modified scheme of AIQ in SLA(C) No. 10487 of 2021 before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, it has been directed by the Hon’ble Court to conduct 04 rounds of counselling. Hence, 3rd round, i.e. mop-up round and the fourth round, i.e. stray vacancy round (AIQ/Central Institutes/University/DNB), will be conducted in AIQ by MCC
Will counselling be conducted for 50% of Central Universities State Quota seats, and for which?
Yes, counselling for 50% State quota seats as per the University eligibility
conditions will be conducted by MCC of DGHS, MoHFW for DU, AMU, BHU,
VMMC & SJH, ABVIMS & RML Hospital and ESIC, Basaidarapur & Institutional
Preference will be given to the candidates in a 50% Institutional Quota. It is to be noted
that the Rules & Regulations of Central Universities will apply. MCC of DGHS is only
responsible for the allotment of seats.
Is it required to confirm domicile status before filling up choices?
Candidates are advised to confirm their institutional eligibility before registering on the MCC website for 50% Institutional Quota seats of Central Universities/Institutes before opting for them.
Whether NRI category candidates are eligible for Paid Deemed
University Seats as well?
Yes, the NRI category candidates are eligible for seats as well. The seats will be allotted to candidates in order of merit, preference or choices filled by the candidate as per merit only.
How much money will be deducted as a Transaction fee/Service fee by the College in case of Up-gradation next round or after Resignation?
Candidates are advised to contact college authorities regarding Transaction fees/Service fees or other related fees before joining the college. MCC would not be responsible for any Refund for issues with the college.