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  • Last Modified 22-06-2022

NEET Counselling 2022: NEET UG Second Mop-up Round Result (Out)

NEET Counselling 2022: The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has announced the NEET 2021 provisional second mop-up round result for BDS and B.Sc Nursing courses is out. The final result will be released by MCC on the official website soon. MCC released the final result for the mop-up round of NEET Counselling 2021 on March 24, 2022.

Before the release of the final result, MCC had posted the provisional result for the first mop-up round on March 24, 2022. The stray vacancy round results had been released following the mop-up round. The stray vacancy round took place on March 30, 2022. The results were announced on April 4, 2022, and the reporting for the final round took place from April 5 to 9, 2022. The NEET-UG 2022 Special Stray Vacancy Round Provisional Result was declared on April 22, 2022. Candidates can check the official NEET website for more information.

NEET Counselling 2022: Overview

Before we get into the full details of the NEET counselling procedure, let us first have a quick overview of the exam:

Name of the ExamNational Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET)
Exam Conducting BodyNational Test Agency (NTA)
Frequency of Conduct of ExamOnce a Year
Exam LevelNational Level Exam
Mode of Application SubmissionOnline
Exam ModeOffline (Pen and Paper-based)
Duration of the Exam3 hours
Application Fee INR 1500 (Online)
Number of Participating Colleges1257
Total Number of Seats158002
NEET Counselling Conducting AuthorityDirector General of Health Services (DGHS) On Behalf of the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC).
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The seat allotment is based on the candidates’ NEET rank, score, vacant seats in the college, and the preferences given by the candidate.

NEET Counselling Registrations

State counselling authorities will conduct the counselling for NEET (state quota only), while the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) conducts the counselling on 15% AIQ (All India Quota) seats. The candidates qualifying for the NEET exam can opt for both counselling. The counselling is done for admission in all NEET participating colleges in India.

The MCC conducts centralised counselling for NEET candidates from all categories. It is also important to note that the state of Jammu and Kashmir is not a part of the all India counselling process. Candidates can go through this article on the MCC NEET counselling process to know about the registration, choice filling, result, and admission dates. Continue reading this article to learn everything about NEET UG counselling.

NEET 2022 Round 1 Counselling Schedule

Candidates can check Round 1 of NEET UG Counselling from the following table:

Seat Matrix Verification for Round 1January 17, 2022, to January 18, 2022
NEET 2021 Counselling Round 1 RegistrationJanuary 19, 2022, to January 30, 2022
Choice Filling Process for Round 1January 20, 2022, to January 30, 2022
Verification of Internal CandidatesJanuary 25, 2022, to January 26, 2022
NEET Seat Allotment Process – Round 1January 27, 2022, to January 28, 2022, and January 31, 2022
Seat Allotment List (Final) And Allotment LettersFebruary 01, 2022
Reporting to the Allocated InstituteFebruary 03, 2022, to February 09, 2022

NEET Round 2 Counselling Schedule

Candidates can check Round 2 of NEET Counselling 2022 from the following table: 

Seat Matrix Verification for Round 2February 14, 2022, to February 15, 2022
NEET 2022 Counselling Registration for Round 2February 16, 2022, to February 21, 2022
Choice Filling ProcessFebruary 17, 2022, to February 21, 2022
Verification of Internal CandidatesFebruary 22, 2022, to February 23, 2022
NEET Seat Allotment Process – Round 2February 24, 2022, to February 25, 2022
Seat Allotment List (Final) and Allotment LettersFebruary 26, 2022
Reporting to the Allocated InstituteFebruary 27, 2022, to March 5, 2022

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NEET 2022 Mop-up Round Counselling Schedule

Candidates can check the mop-up of NEET Counselling 2021 from the following table: 

Seat Matrix Verification for Mop-up RoundMarch 8, 2022, to March 9, 2022
NEET 2022 Mop-up Round RegistrationMarch 10, 2022, to March 19, 2022
Choice Filling ProcessMarch 11, 2022, to March 19, 2022
Seat Allotment ProcessingMarch 21, 2022, to March 22, 2022
Declaration of Mop-up Round Provisional ResultMarch 23, 2022
Declaration of Mop-up Round Final ResultMarch 24, 2022
Reporting to the Allocated InstituteMarch 24, 2022, to March 31, 2022

NEET 2022 Stray Vacancy Round Counselling Schedule

The NEET Stray Vacancy provisional result has been declared with a total of 926 students who have been allotted seats NEET 2022 stray-vacancy round will begin on March 30, 2022. As per the released seat vacancy list, a total of 982 seats are there across the available programs. The final round, which is the institute reporting round, will take place between April 5, 2022, to April 9, 2022.

Candidates must be aware that there will be no new registrations or new payments for this round of counselling. The candidates will be able to fill the choices for the seats opted in the mop-up round, and no new choice filling will be allowed. The complete schedule for the stray-vacancy round schedule is as follows:

Processing for Stray Vacancy BeginsMarch 30, 2022
Seat Allotment List (Final) And Allotment LettersMarch 31, 2022
Declaration of Stray Vacancy Round Result April 4, 2022
Reporting to the Allocated InstituteApril 5, 2022, to April 9, 2022

Candidates can download the seat vacancy list for NEET 2022 counselling for the stray vacancy round here.

MCC NEET Counselling- Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who qualified in the NEET 2022 UG exam will only participate in the counselling process. They should fulfil the following criteria.

  • The first and foremost criterion for participating in NEET counselling is that candidates must secure at least the minimum cut-off percentile in the NEET 2022 exam.
  • To participate in the NEET counselling process 2022, the candidates must have qualified for NEET examinations conducted in 2022.
  • Candidates must register themselves online at the official website of MCC within the specified time.

The candidates’ preferences will also be an essential factor for seat allotments during the NEET counselling procedure.

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Central University Eligibility for NEET Counselling

The following table provides details on the Central University NEET counselling eligibility criteria:

Delhi University (LHMC, UCMS, MAMC)15% of seats will be contributed to the All India Quota, and for the rest 85% of institutional quota seats, only those candidates are eligible who have studied 11th and 12th grade in Delhi.
Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)The university will have 50% Institutional reservation for the candidates who have studied in their schools for the last three years. The remaining 50% of seats will be open to all NEET qualified candidates.
BHUAll NEET counselling candidates will also be eligible to participate in BHU MBBS Counseling 2022 for all seats offered at the university.
Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, DelhiA total of three seats of BDS are under the internal quota of Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi, and 47 seats of BDS seats will be open to all. Candidates of Jamia who have passed their qualifying examination (Class 10 or 12) from Jamia Schools as regular candidates will be eligible to get admission under the internal quota of Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi.
VMMC and SJH15% seats will be applicable for the All India quotas and the rest 85% as Institute Quota for the candidates who have passed 10+2 from Delhi.

NEET UG Counselling Procedure

The MCC NEET UG counselling procedure will include registration, counselling fee, seat allotment, etc. Here is the complete process in detail.

Step 1: NEET Counselling Registration 2022

Candidates who qualify for the NEET 2022 must register for the NEET counselling process. They have to visit the official website of MCC at for the 2022 counselling session. Check the below steps to register for NEET counselling.

  • Visit the MCC official website, i.e.
  • On the homepage, select the ‘UG Medical Counselling’ tab.
  • Click on the ‘New registration’ link.
  • Enter name, father’s name, mother’s name, category, email ID, mobile number and other details (as shown in the image below).
NEET Counselling Registration Main Page
  • The user ID and password will be sent to the registered email ID.
  • On the login screen, enter the details and login credentials. Complete the NEET counselling registration process.
  • The registration fee for NEET counselling must be paid online only.
  • Take the printout of the confirmation page and transaction fee.
  • The NEET-UG counselling registration fee, as well as tuition fee after selection, are as under:

Non-refundable Registration Fee

15% AIQ/ Central Universities






Deemed Universities


All Categories


Refundable Tuition Fee

15% AIQ/ Central Universities






Deemed Universities


All Categories


Step 2: Fee Payment

After successfully filling out the NEET counselling registration form, candidates must pay the NEET UG registration fee. The registration fee is non-refundable. Candidates can use a debit card, credit card or net banking to make the fee payment.

Step 3: Choice Locking

This step will include choosing the preferred courses and colleges. Candidates will see a list of the colleges for which they are eligible. Then they are advised to select the preferences in order of their priority.

Candidates should be careful when submitting their choices and double-check all the options. Once the choices are locked, or the dates of choice filling for NEET Counselling is over, they will not be able to make any further changes.

Step 4: Seat Allotment Result

In the NEET seat allotment process, the authorities will allot seats to the candidates as per the merit list based on their NEET 2022 scores. The MCC releases the seat allotment list that highlights the admission seat status made by the candidates for the respective round. After processing all the choices and the merit list, authorities will announce the NEET seat allotment result.

Step 5: Report to the College

Once the NEET seat allotment process is done, the candidates must report to the allotted college within the specified time. The time frame of 10 to 11 days is given to the candidates to confirm seats and report to the allotted institute.

Step 6: Payment of Fee

Candidates will have to pay the tuition fee and confirm their admission. The tuition fee will vary as per the owner of the institute. Candidates joining the colleges under 15% AIQ/Central Universities need to pay INR 10,000/- if from the general category and INR 5,000/- if from the reserved category. Moreover, Deemed University candidates of all categories should pay INR 2,00,000.

Documents Required for NEET Counselling

Selected candidates must report to the college within a specific period. Also, candidates must carry important documents as per the instructions at the reporting time. Candidates can follow the below list to know the documents required during NEET counselling:

  • NEET Result
  • NEET Admit Card
  • UG NEET Application Form
  • Class 10 and 12 Scorecards and Certificate
  • ID Proof or a Certificate Displaying the Candidate’s Nationality
  • Eight Passport Size Pictures
  • Provisional Allotment Letter
  • Caste Certificate (If Any)
  • Physically Disabled Certificates (If Any)
  • Aadhar Card

NRI/OCI candidates who wish to participate in counselling in Deemed Universities are required to submit the following documents:

  • Passport Copy of Sponsored Embassy Certificate.
  • Sponsorship Affidavit stating that sponsor agrees to bear the expenses for the whole period of study.
  • Affidavit stating the relation of the candidate with the sponsor.

NEET Counselling: Process of Free Exit and Forfeiture

Let us quickly go through candidates getting a free exit and exit with forfeiture under the NEET 2022 counselling process.

  • Free Exit (Applicable for Round 1 only): If a candidate has been allotted a seat in Round 1 but does not wish to report or join the allotted institute, they would not be penalised. In this case, the security deposit will not be forfeited. Such candidates will be eligible for the subsequent rounds of NEET counselling.
  • Exit with Forfeiture: If a candidate has been allocated a seat in Round 2, but they do not wish to join the allotted college. They can still exit with forfeiture. In this case, they will be losing the security amount deposited. They will have to choose this option within the specified time frame.

Please note that candidates, who have been allotted a seat in the NEET second round of counselling, will not be eligible to resign or surrender the seats. Furthermore, these candidates will not be allowed to participate in state counselling.

NEET Counselling 2022: Mop-up Round

Here is the procedure followed for the NEET mop-up Round Counselling for Central/Deemed Universities/ ESIC/ AIIMS and JIPMER:

  • Step 1: Fresh Registration for the mop-up round (please note that registration is not required for the candidates who have resigned in the earlier NEET admission rounds).
  • Step 2: Once the candidates have gone through the registration, the next thing they have to do is fill in their preferences for the respective institutes and courses.
  • Step 3: NEET seat allotment for the mop-up round of counselling in the process.
  • Step 4: The officials will then announce the seat allotment list on the official website in PDF.
  • Step 5: Reporting at the allotted medical or dental institute during this round.
  • Step 6: The number of stray vacant seats is listed. This list will be sent to the Deemed or Central Universities so that these seats can be filled up in order of merit.
  • Step 7: The vacancy round of the final stray will be conducted by the Deemed/Central Universities. Please note that there will be no new registration of the candidates considered in this round.

NEET UG Counselling 2022: Steps To Check Mop-up Round Result

Candidates can check the mop-up round results by following the below steps:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website.
  • Step 2: On the home page, click on the link to see the UG NEET mop-up Round Counselling 2021.
  • Step 3: A PDF will appear on the screen.
  • Step 4: Check the result and download the PDFs for future reference.

NEET Counselling: Contact Details

In case a candidate comes across any issue related to the application form of the NEET counselling or any other confusion, they can contact the official authorities of the Help Desk from the information given below:
Phone Number: 0120-4073500;
Toll-Free Number: 1800 102 7637.

NEET Counselling Seat Matrix: Mop-up Round

Admission has taken place for 4880 seats through the mop-up round. Candidates can refer to the below chart for course wise seat distribution.

CourseSeat Vacancy Initially AnnouncedFinal Seat Allotment
B.Sc Nursing252222

NEET State-wise Counselling 2022

Each state will conduct the counselling process for its state as per the NEET Counselling regulations applicable to the states. Every state has its own domicile rule and its own set of eligibility guidelines, which must be followed in the state-level NEET 2022 counselling process. The state authorities will occupy the remaining 85% seats in government medical colleges and 100% seats of state private medical colleges.

Candidates who wish to pursue an MBBS course or BDS course in the Government colleges of a specific state must fulfil the eligibility criteria specified by the state in question. To participate in the state-level counselling, candidates will have to fill out the application form within the prescribed dates as directed by the authorities. Candidates can check the state-wise NEET counselling for 2022 below.

NEET State-wise Counselling Links

S.NoState/UT counselling
1Andhra Pradesh MBBS Counselling 2022
2Arunachal Pradesh MBBS Counselling 2022
3Assam MBBS Counselling 2022
4Chandigarh MBBS Counselling 2022
5Chhattisgarh MBBS Counselling 2022
6Gujarat MBBS Counselling 2022
7Himachal Pradesh MBBS Counselling 2022
8IPU MBBS Counselling 2022
9Jammu and Kashmir MBBS Counselling 2022
10Jharkhand MBBS Counselling 2022
11Karnataka MBBS Counselling 2022
12Kerala MBBS Counselling 2022
13Odisha MBBS Counselling 2022
14Punjab MBBS Counselling 2022
15Rajasthan MBBS Counselling 2022
16Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2022
17Telangana MBBS Counselling 2022
18Tripura MBBS Counselling 2022
19Uttar Pradesh MBBS Counselling 2022
20Uttarakhand MBBS Counselling 2022
21West Bengal MBBS Counselling 2022
22AFMC MBBS Counselling 2022
23AMU MBBS Counselling 2022
24BHU MBBS Counselling 2022
25CMC Vellore MBBS Counselling 2022

NEET Counselling 2022: Cut-off

NEET 2021 cut-off is important for determining the colleges that can be opted for based on the respective scores of the candidates. The cut-off depends upon several factors such as the number of appearing candidates, maximum marks scored, seat availability, and difficulty level of the examination. The NEET cut-off for 2021 and 2020 are as follows:

NEET Cut-off Details Category-wise in 2021

The following table provides the NEET UG Counselling category-wise 2021 cut-off:

CategoryCut-off PercentileCut-off Score
General50th Percentile720-138
SC40th Percentile137-108
ST40th Percentile137-108
OBC40th Percentile137-108
General and PH45th Percentile137-122
OBC and PH40th Percentile121-108
ST and PH40th Percentile121-108
SC and PH40th Percentile121-108

NEET Cut-off Details Category-wise in 2020

Candidates can go through the below table to access the category-wise cut-off details regarding the NEET UG Counselling:

CategoryCut-off PercentileCut-off ScoreNumber of Candidates
General50th Percentile720-1476,82,406
OBC40th Percentile146-11361,265
SC40th Percentile146-11319,572
ST40th Percentile146-1137,837
General and PH45th Percentile146-12999
OBC and PH40th Percentile128-113233
SC and PH40th Percentile128-11370
ST and PH40th Percentile128-11318

Top Medical Colleges: Cut-off and Fee

The following table provides the list of top medical colleges in India and the closing ranks required to get admission into the college:

Medical CollegesClosing RankMBBS Fee (in Rs)
Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak657342,420
Stanley Medical College, Chennai525313,610
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow18001.26 lakh
Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai4571.04 lakh
Government Medical College, Chandigarh7761.38 lakh
Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi5717.45 lakh
University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi32430,870
VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi16333,500
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi9015,450

Also, check:

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NEET Cut-offNEET Marks vs Rank
NEET Important DatesNEET Analysis
NEET TopperNEET Answer Key

FAQs on NEET UG Counselling 2022

The frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding the NEET Counselling 2022 are listed below:

Q.1: When will the final results for the UG NEET counselling 2022 mop-up round be released?
MCC has released the final results for the mop-up round of UG NEET counselling 2022 on March 24, 2022. The authorities had published the provisional result for the mop-up round on March 23, 2022, on the official website. Candidates were required to report any discrepancy noticed in the results published to the MCC of DGHS until 8 a.m. on March 24, 2022. The final results were published after that. Candidates will be able to report to the institutes they have been allocated from March 24, 2022, until March 31, 2022. Parallelly, MCC will start the counselling process for the stray vacancy round on March 30, 2022, and declare the results on March 31, 2022.

Q.2: When will the stray vacancy round of NEET counselling 2022 begin?
MCC conducted the stray vacancy round from March 30, 2022. The provisional result has been declared on April 4, 2022. The seat vacancy list for NEET 2021 counselling for the stray vacancy round here.

Q.3: When did the NEET counselling round two registration start?
The NEET counselling round two registration started on February 16, 2022.

Q.4: What are the documents required for NEET-UG counselling 2022?
Candidates will have to carry the following certificates to participate in NEET 2021 counselling:

  • NEET rank letter or scorecard
  • Class 10 and Class 12 mark sheets
  • Valid photo ID proof
  • 6 to 8 passport-size photographs (preferably the same as the one submitted with the NEET 2022 application form), caste certificate (if applicable)
  • Disability certificate (if applicable)
  • Aadhar card
  • ID proof displaying the candidate’s nationality
  • NEET application form
  • Provisional allotment letter

Q.5: Is the NEET counselling fee refundable?
Only the security deposit will be refunded until round 1. However, registration fees will not be refunded.

Q.6: How many types of NEET counselling are there?
There will be two types of NEET counselling based on the two types of seats:

  • All India Quota Seats: Admissions to 15% of seats will be made in all the government medical and dental colleges. Moreover, all the seats of Central/Deemed Universities/Seats of Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) and AFMC, including Delhi University (DU), AIIMS, JIPMER, BHU, and AMU, will be done through the AIQ NEET 2022 counselling process.
  • State Quota Seats: Admissions to 85% of seats will be made in Government colleges of the state. Please note that all the seats in private unaided/aided minority or non-minority medical and dental colleges in the state will be conducted as per the state NEET counselling process.

Q.7: When will the NEET mop-up round result be released?
MCC will release the provisional result of the NEET 2021 mop-up round of counselling on March 23, 2022, and the final result on March 24, 2022.

Q.8: When will MCC declare the result for the stray vacancy round of NEET Counselling 2022?
The stray vacancy result for the MCC NEET Counselling process of 2022 has been declared on April 4, 2022. The final round which is the institute reporting round took place between April 5, 2022, to April 9, 2022. Parallelly, to prevent the inconvenience of candidates, owing to bank strikes/holidays, MCC has extended the reporting dates for candidates selected in the mop-up round till March 31, 2022. The NEET UG 2022 special stray vacancy round provisional result is also out.

We hope that this article on NEET Counselling has helped you. If you have any doubts or queries about the MCC NEET counselling 2022, drop them in the comment section below and we will revert with answers. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best.

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