Hello candidates, As we all know that DGME (Director General of Medical Education and Training) Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh is going to conduct UP NEET MDS Counselling 2020. The NEET MDS Counselling 2020 is expected to start from 14th March (Expected) onwards. According to the recent declaration of NEET MDS 2020 Result on 15th January 2020.
The NEET MDS Counselling 2020 will be conducted in Online mode to get admission in all Private and Govt. Top Dental Colleges in UP. Hence before going to a deep discussion about NEET MDS 2020 Counselling lets have a look at an overview of exam and NEET MDS counselling dates.
|Exam Name||NEET MDS|
|Conducting Body||UP DGME|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Exam Frequency||Once a Year|
|Exam Duration||3 Hours|
|Language||Hindi and English|
|Exam Purpose||Admission to postgraduate dental courses|
|No. of Test Cities||51 cities in India|
|Exam Helpdesk No.||1800-11-1700|
|Result Announcement||January 15 (Announced)|
First round of counselling
|Registration||Third week of March|
|Payment of registration fee||Third week of March|
|Choice filling||Third week of March|
|Seat allotment list released||Last week of March|
|Reporting to the allocated institute||Last week of March|
Second round of counselling
|Registration||Second week of April|
|Payment of registration fee||Second week of April|
|Choice filling||Second week of April|
|Seat allotment list released||Second week of April|
|Reporting to the allocated institute||Second week of April|
|Transfer of vacant seats to State Quota||Third week of April|
Mop-up round of counselling
|Registration||Last week of April|
|Payment of registration fee||Second week of May|
|Choice filling||Second week of May|
|Seat allotment list released||Third week of May|
|Reporting to the allocated institute||Third week of May|
|Transfer of vacant seats to the university||Last week of May|
|Stray vacancy round of counselling||Last week of May|
*The above-mentioned dates are expected these are subject to change
Eligibility to attend Counselling
Only those applicant are eligible to attend the NEET MDS Counselling 2020 who has successfully qualified the NEET MDS 2020 exam. To qualify the exam the candidate requires to obtain equal or more than NEET MDS cut offset by the DCI (Dental Council of India). The following table will let you know the previous and current cut off.
|Category||Cut-off percentile||Cut-off marks (2020)||Cut-off marks (2019)|
|SC/ ST/ OBC||40th||250||215|
|UR – PWD||45th||268||232|
|SC/ ST/ OBC – PWD||40th||250||215|
The NEET MDS Counselling 2020 fees have two categories refundable and non-refundable. Refer the following table to know the fee details.
|Category||Fee (In Rs)|
|For 50% AIQ/Central Universities||General||1,000|
|SC/ ST/ OBC||500|
|For Deemed Universities||All categories||5,000|
|Category||Fee (In Rs)|
|For 50% AIQ/Central Universities||General||25,000|
|SC/ ST/ OBC||10,000|
|For Deemed Universities||All categories||2,00,000|
The applicants who are allocated a seat through the NEET MDS 2020 counselling must report to the allotted institute for confirmation of the documents. For confirmation of the seat allocated, the candidate must carry the following documents.
- NEET MDS result
- NEET MDS admit card
- BDS degree certificate
- BDS mark sheets
- Internship Completion Certificate (mentioned that the candidate has completed his/ her internship on or before 31st March 2020)
- Registration Certificate from the Dental Council of India (DCI) or State Dental Council (SDC)
- Birth Certificate or Class X mark sheet
- Photo Id proof (PAN card/ Driving Licence/ Voter ID/ Aadhaar card/ Passport)
- Caste Certificate (SC/ ST/ OBC – if applicable)
- Disability Certificate issued by the medical board (if applicable)
List of Private MDS Colleges in UP
|Institute Name||Course Name||Fees|
|Babu Banarasi Das College of
Dental Sciences, Lucknow
|Career Institute of
Dental Sciences & Hospital, Lucknow
|Chandra Dental College &
|D.J. College of Dental Sciences &
Research, Modi Nagar
|Dental College Azamgarh||
|I.T.S. Centre for Dental Studies &
|I.T.S. Dental College, Hospital &
Research Centre, Gr. Noida
|Inderprastha Dental College &
|Institute of Dental Sciences, Bareilly||
|Institute of Dental Studies &
|K.D. Dental College, Mathura||
|Kalka Dental College & Hospital, Meerut||
|Kothiwal Dental College &
Research Centre, Moradabad
|Rama Dental College, Hospital &
Research Centre, Kanpur
|Santosh Dental College &
|Saraswati Dental College, Lucknow||
|Sardar Patel Post Graduate
Institute of Dental & Medical Sciences, Lucknow
|Sharda University School of
Dental Sciences, Greater Noida
|Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College &
Research Centre, Masuri
|Subharati Dental College, Meerut||
Dental College & Research Centre, Moradabad
List of Govt. MDS Colleges in UP
|Institute Name||Course Name||Fees|
|Dr Ziauddin Ahmad Dental College, Aligarh||
|Faculty of Dental Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi||
|Faculty of Dental Sciences, Lucknow||
|U.P. Rural Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Saifai||
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
A. No, the whole counselling process of NEET MDS 2020 will be conducted in online mode. The counselling including registration, choice filling and locking, seat allotment process and the announcement of result will be done in online mode only.
A. There is no boundation, A candidate can fill any number of choices they wish to. However, it must be ensured that the choices filled must be in the order of their preference.
A. No, the seat allotted in the first round of NEET MDS counselling will not be cancelled. If any candidate will not be allotted seat in the second round, then the seat allotted in round one will be considered final.
A. In order to participate for counselling, aspirants need to register. Also, they need to fill their choices and lock it. However, if they have not locked the preferences, then the filled in choices will get locked automatically and considered as the final one.
A. The entrance test will be conducted for 6,228 seats offered in various dental colleges in India.
A. For an MBBS seat, you need just 5% in physics, 20% in biology. A score of 180 out of 720 is the minimum mark a student would get if they got 40% of the answers right, even if they got all the rest wrong, with the negative marking scheme in place in NEET. Of course, 40% is the pass percentage for most exams.
A. According to General/OBC candidates were able to attempt only 3 times for NEET examination up to the age of 25 years while SC/ST could attempt same (3 times) up to the age of 30 years.
A. Three years, The duration of Master of Dental Surgery is generally three years, however, there is a provision of two years M.D.S. Course for candidates who have passed Post Graduate Diploma course recognized by the DCI of the duration of two years speciality.
A. To pursue the Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) courses in India, one must qualify the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for MDS (NEET MDS) exam. From all the government dental colleges, 50% seats will be reserved for AIQ candidates, while the remaining 85% seats will be available for state quota seats.
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