Hello Students. Are you preparing for the NEET 2021 Examination? In this article, we will let you about Punjab NEET Counselling 2021. It is organized by the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot. For now, all we can say is that the applications process is likely to begin from the last week of October (tentatively). Students are advised to read this article thoroughly as the scorecard of NEET-UG will be accepted by the various government and private medical and dental institutions of Punjab through Punjab MBBS/BDS counselling 2021.
NEET 2021 Brief Description
Before discussing the complete details about Punjab NEET 2021 Counselling Procedure, let’s have a brief description of NEET 2021.
|Name of Examination||National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG) or NEET-UG|
|Conducted by||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|NEET 2021 Exam Date||12 September 2021 (Announced)|
|NEET 2021 Result||To be Announced Soon|
|MCC AIQ NEET 2021 Counselling Starting Date||To be Announced Soon|
|Punjab NEET 2021 Counselling Starting Date||To be Announced Soon|
|Punjab NEET Counselling Conducting Authority||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot|
|No. of Government MBBS Seats in Punjab||650|
|No. of Private Seats in Punjab||775|
|No. of Government BDS Seats in Punjab||90|
|No. of Private BDS Seats in Punjab||1150|
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Punjab NEET Counselling Date 2021
Applicants can check the important dates related to the Punjab MBBS/BDS 2021 counselling procedure below.
|Online registration at bfuhs.ac.in||To be announced|
|Document verification||To be announced|
|Merit list||To be announced|
|Punjab MBBS counselling 2021 – Round 1||—–|
|Choice filling for Punjab NEET counselling||To be announced|
|Punjab MBBS 2021 counselling result||To be announced|
|Reporting to the allotted institute||To be announced|
|Punjab MBBS/BDS Counselling – Round 2||—–|
|Registration for Punjab MBBS counselling second round||To be announced|
|Publication of merit list||To be announced|
|Choice filling for Punjab NEET 2021 counselling||To be announced|
|Declaration of Punjab MBBS counselling result 2021||To be announced|
|Joining the allotted institute||To be announced|
NEET Counselling Eligibility Criteria
- The applying seekers should have qualified for the NEET Entrance Examination.
- Aspirants must have the domicile of Punjab.
- The applying seekers must have completed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Biotechnology and English are the compulsory subjects with a minimum of 50% marks, 40% marks are required for SC/ST category candidates, and 45% marks are for Physically Handicap candidates.
- Age Criteria: The candidate should have completed 17 years of age as of 31-12-2021.
The candidates born on or after 02-01-2004 are not eligible for admission into MBBS, BDS Courses.
Punjab MBBS counselling 2021 fee
|Government colleges||Rs 10, 000|
|Private colleges or Both private and government colleges||Rs 1, 00, 000|
Punjab NEET Counselling Process 2021
Candidates can visit the official portal of the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Faridkot, to get themselves registered for NEET 2021 Punjab State Counselling. Below we have mentioned step by step process of counselling.
Step 1: Login (Register): To participate in Punjab NEET counselling, candidates must log in through the official website. To log in, candidates will have to enter the registration number, password, and security code.
Step 2: Choice Filling: After successfully logging in, you will have to click on “Fill Choices.” Applicants will have to select a course, college name, reservation quota, and reservation category to fill-in choices.
Step 3: Payment Process: The fee for Punjab NEET counselling can be paid online. The registration fee for counselling of Punjab NEET 2021 is refundable.
Punjab NEET counselling Criteria
|Type of seats||Counselling body||Name of counselling|
|15% seats under All India Quota||MCC||NEET 2021 counselling|
|Central/deemed universities and AIIMS institutions||MCC||NEET counselling 2021|
|85% seats under state quota||BFUHS||Punjab MBBS counselling|
|100% seats in private colleges in the state||BFUHS||Punjab MBBS counselling 2021|
Counselling Process (AIQ Quota)
Candidates applying for Medical/Dental Colleges in Punjab must register themselves for the NEET counselling 2021. Counselling of NEET 2021 for All India Quota will be conducted in two rounds in online mode. The counselling will consist of these steps.
- Candidate Registration: Register to the official website.
- Choice Filling and Locking (Round 1): You have to choose the courses and colleges of your preference and finally lock in the preferences in the online portal.
- Seat Allotment Result (Round 1): The seat allotment will be published online based on available vacancies and candidate’s choices.
- Reporting to college: Those who will be allotted a seat in the first round will be required to either reject the allotted seat or report to the allotted college and complete the admission formalities.
- New Registration (Round 2): For candidates who couldn’t register in the first round of counselling.
- Fresh Choice Filling and Locking (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.
- Seat Allotment Result (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.
- Reporting to college (Round 2): Here, it is to be noted that those who will be allotted a seat in the second round of counselling (15% AIQ Quota) will not be permitted to vacate their seats as per the orders made by the Supreme court of India.
Venue: Examination Hall, Guru Gobind Singh Medical College, Faridkot
|Category||Date and Time|
|Backward Area (Category 14)||540 Marks and above|
|Border Area (Category Code 15)||490 Marks and above|
|All candidates of Categories Persons with Disability- PWD (Category Code 16), Terrorist/Sikh Riot affected (Category Codes- 18(1), 18(2), 19, 20(1), 20(2), 21) and Freedom Fighter (Category Code 34)||All NEET-UG Qualified candidates applied online through the University website|
|Wards of Armed Forces Personnel- Defence (Category Code 22 to 30), Wards of Punjab Police Personnel, Punjab Armed Police, Punjab Home Guards and Para- Military Forces (Category Codes-31 to 33) and Migrants from Jammu & Kashmir due to terrorist violence(Category Code 35)|
|EWS (category code 36)||513 Marks and above|
|Minority Quota (Sikh)||147 Marks and above|
The Seat reservation will be calculated after deducting 15% of seats of AIQ and NRI Seats. The final seat reservation will be released at the time of counselling. The reservation seats are given below:
|Backward Area/Border Area (1% each)||2%|
|Children & grandchildren of Terrorist Affected Person||1%|
|Children & Grand Children of Sikh riot Affected Person||1%|
|Wards of Defence Personnel||1%|
|Wards of Punjab Police||1%|
|Children and Grand Children of Freedom Fighters of Punjab||1%|
How to Apply
- Step 1: The candidate must visit the official website.
- Step 2: Click on the “New Registration” Option.
- Step 3 (Personal Information): After the successful registration and activating account, candidates need to fill his/her personal information. Make sure all the information are correct while filling the application form.
- Step 4 (Upload Photo and Signature): After entering the personal information, the candidate should upload his / her passport size photograph of high contrast (Photo must be snapped with placard containing candidate’s name and snapping date), and full signature in Hindi and English (Not in capital letter) after duly scanning the same. After uploading the photo and signature, click on the “Save & Continue” button.
- Step 5 (Educational Information): After uploading the scanned photo and signature, the candidate should enter his / her educational information on the computer screen and click on the “Save & Continue” button.
- Step 6 (Payment of Counselling Fee): After filling in all the required details, candidates need to proceed with payment of the Counselling Fee. The counselling Fee will not be refunded.
There are the following two modes for payment of Counselling Fee:
a. Payment by Bank Challan: If the candidate wants to Pay Counselling Fee through Bank Challan, he/she should select offline / NEFT Challan option from Payment mode appearing on a computer screen and download the Challan and get the print and
visiting any Bank up to scheduled last date, the Counselling Fee may be paid through NEFT mode.
b. Online Payment: If the candidate wants to pay Counselling Fee through Online mode, e.g. Credit Card / Debit Card / Net banking, he/she should select an online option from payment mode appearing on the computer screen and “Make the Payment.”
should be made through Credit Card / Debit Card / Net banking. The candidate has to pay a processing charge additional to Counselling Fee for payment through online mode.
- 10th Certificate.
- 12th Certificate.
- 12th Mark Sheet.
- NEET UG 2021 Admit Card.
- NEET UG 2021 Result/Scorecard.
- Category Certificate (if applicable).
- Domicile Certificate (for Punjab candidate only).
- Certificate of Sub Category, If Applicable.
- ID Proof (Aadhaar Card/Voter card etc.)
- Passport Size Photograph
- Fee Receipt
- The Exam conducting authority will make the merit list of the selected candidates for admission after the NEET State counselling.
- Admission Seekers will be selected based on their rank obtained and choice filled during counselling.
- Admission Seekers will have to report to the allotted college for admission along with all required documents.
- If any student fails to report to the allotted college in any circumstances within the given time, the seat of this candidate will be forfeited.
Punjab NEET Counselling Participating Colleges
Here is the updated list of all Medical Colleges in Punjab officially made by the Medical Council of India. To know the detailed info about Fees Structure, Course offered, Admission Procedure, Placement Stats, Cut-off, Facilities available and complete college review, click the college link.
Government MBBS Colleges in Punjab
|S.No||Name of College||Establishment Year||Affiliated with|
|1.||Government Medical College, Patiala||1953||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences|
|2.||Government Medical College, Amritsar||1843||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences|
|3.||Guru Govind Singh Medical College, Faridkot||1973||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences|
|4.||All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bathinda||2019||UGC|
Private MBBS Colleges in Punjab
|Sl.No.||Name of College||Affiliated with||Establishment Year|
|1||Christian Medical College, Ludhiana||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences,Faridkot||1953|
|2||Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Sri Amritsar||Sri Guru Ram Das University of Health Sciences, Sri Amritsar||1997|
|3||Gian Sagar Medical College & Hospital, Patiala||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences,Faridkot||2020|
|4||Dayanand Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences,Faridkot||1963|
|5||Adesh Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Bhatinda||Adesh University, Bathinda||2006|
|6||Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Jalandhar||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences,Faridkot||2011|
Note: To know more information about MBBS/BDS Govt/Private Colleges Seat Matrix, Click Here
Punjab Government Dental Colleges
|S.No.||Name of College||Establishment Year||Affiliated with|
|1.||Punjab Government Dental College and Hospital, Amritsar||1953||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|2.||Government Dental College and Hospital, Patiala||1956||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|3.||National Dental College, Tehsil Dera Bassi, Patiala||2000-01||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
Punjab Private Dental Colleges
|S.No.||Name of College||Establishment Year||Affiliated with|
|1.||Baba Jaswant Singh Dental College Hospital and Research Institute, Ludhiana||1997-98||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|2.||Sri Sukhmani Dental College and Hospital, Dera Bassi||2012-13||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|3.||Guru Nanak Dev Dental College and Research Institute, Sunam||1996-97||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|4.||Rayat Bahra Dental College and Hospital, Mohali||2010-11||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|5.||National Dental College and Hospital, Mohali||1999||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|6.||Dasmesh Institute of Research and Dental Sciences, Faridkot||1992-93||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|7.||Desh Bhagat Dental College and Hospital, Mukatsar||2000-01||Desh Bhagat University, Mandi Gobindgarh|
|8.||Genesis Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Ferozepur||2005-06||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|9.||Adesh Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Bathinda||2008-09||Adesh University, Bathinda|
|10.||Luxmi Bai Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patiala||2001-02||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|11.||Shaheed Kartar Singh Sarabha Dental College and Hospital, Ludhiana||2008-09||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|12.||Gian Sagar Dental College and Hospital, Rajpura||2007||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
Minority Dental College
|College Name||Establishment Year||Affiliated with|
|Christian Dental College, Ludhiana||1992-93||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
|Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Dental Sciences & Research, G.T. Road, Amritsar||1992-93||Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot|
Note: Above mentioned establishment year is according to NMC & DCI. To know more information about MBBS/BDS Govt/Private Colleges Seat Matrix, Click Here
Punjab Seat Matrix
|Government medical colleges||Click Here|
|Private medical colleges||Click Here|
|Dental colleges||Click Here|
Seat Allotment Process
The Punjab NEET Counselling will be conducted in two rounds. The seat allotment and mop-up round process will be done separately for each round. The Seat allotment will be completely based on the merit rank and choices entered by candidates.
The Punjab MBBS and BDS 2021 seat allotment result for Round I counselling will be announced tentatively in the first week of Oct. The seat allotment result will be published online on Baba Farid University of Health Sciences’ official website, Faridkot.
Punjab NEET-UG 2020 Round-2 Provisional Merit List (Out)
|Provisional Merit List for 2nd Round of Counselling under NEET UG 2020||Click Here|
|NRI Candidates Merit List||Click Here|
Applying seekers who have been allotted seats in Round I will also opt for up-gradation in Second Round. And in case the candidate gets an upgraded seat in seconds Round, the seat allotted in the First Round will stand cancelled.
- Aspirants must obtain minimum qualifying percentile marks in NEET 2021 entrance examination to qualify for further admission process.
- Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC must obtain marks equivalent to at least 40thpercentile to be considered for AIQ and state counselling processes.
- Aspirants who belong to the UR category are required to score equivalent to at least 50thpercentile.
NEET Cutoff scores – 2021 vs 2020 vs 2019
|Category||2021 Cutoff (Expected)||2020 Cutoff score||2019 cutoff scores|
|UR & PH||160-130||146-129||133-120|
|OBC & PH||140-110||128-113||119-107|
|SC & PH||135-110||128-113||119-107|
|ST & PH||130-110||128-113||119-107|
Note: 2021 Cutoff is not yet released by the official website. We have just expected the NEET 2021 cutoff based on the past database.
Categories Abbreviations in Punjab Counselling
|Abbreviation||Category / Type|
|OBC||Other Backward Category|
|EWS||Economically Weaker Sections|
Here we provide the information about Punjab Useful Resources State Counselling Process, Particular state seat matrix, fee structure, Cutoff and more. You can check the complete details below.
|Punjab Medical College||Click here|
|Punjab Medical Colleges Fee Structure||Click Here|
|Punjab Medical Colleges Seat Matrix||Click Here|
|Punjab Medical Colleges Cutoff||Click Here|
|NEET UG Counselling Process||Click Here|
NEET 2021 Admission Support
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
A. The Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, conducts the admission for Punjab NEET 2021.
A. Punjab MBBS/BDS admission 2021 will be open to students who will qualify NEET.
A. The counselling will be conducted in the online mode for Punjab MBBS/BDS admission 2021.
A. The online application forms will soon be released by the authority.
A. No. the Counselling will be conducted in an Online mode.
A. Two rounds of Punjab NEET counselling will be held.