Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021: The Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Chennai, will schedule the counselling dates for Tamil Nadu admission to MBBS/BDS course 2021-2022 following the completion of the exam. We have provided the complete details below. The officials will announce the seat allotment as per the Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS Counselling schedule. Please note that the NEET Tamil Nadu 2021 counselling will be conducted separately for government and management/NRI quota seats in online mode.
DME Tamil Nadu had prepared a merit list based on the NEET score for candidates who have scored the cut off marks as per the result. Eligible candidates will be offered admissions into 8000 MBBS and 2873 BDS seats in the Tamil Nadu state. Candidates must go through the complete article to get all details regarding Tamil Nadu MBBS counselling 2021
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021
Let’s look at the important details of NEET Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS Counselling 2021-22. These details are given in the table below.
|Vacancy Positions||To be Announced|
|Allotment List PDF||To be Announced|
|Download NEET TN Counselling Call Letter||To be Announced|
|Allotment List for Special Category Candidates||To be Announced|
Eligible candidates who have registered and are included in the Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS 2021 merit list are only allowed to participate in the admission process for 8000 MBBS and 2873 BDS seats in the state of Tamil Nadu.
After the choice filling process gets completed, seats are allotment based on state rank, choices filled, seats available, NEET 2021 marks, reservation criteria, and other factors.
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021: Important Dates
The admission body will release the official dates for the seat allotment and counselling process. Below we have provided the Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021 counselling dates for different categories:
Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2021 Dates
|NEET 2021 Result||To Be Announced.|
|Registration Start Date||To Be Announced.|
|Last Date to Register Online||To Be Announced.|
|Rank List Release Date||To Be Announced.|
Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Tentative Dates for 7.5% Government School Candidates
Venue: Nehru Outdoor Stadium, Periamedu, Chennai
|Date||Time||Rank From||Rank To||NEET Marks From||NEET Marks To|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 362||GR 492||630||622|
|11:00 AM||GR 493||GR 638||621||615|
|2:00 PM||GR 639||GR 751||614||610|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 752||GR 916||609||603|
|11:00 AM||GR 917||GR 1077||602||596|
|2:00 PM||GR 1078||GR 1203||595||592|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 1204||GR 1369||591||586|
|11:00 AM||GR 1370||GR 1510||585||581|
|2:00 PM||GR 1511||GR 1701||580||575|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 1702||GR 1832||574||571|
|11:00 AM||GR 1833||GR 1982||570||567|
|2:00 PM||GR 1983||GR 2150||566||562|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 2151||GR 2314||561||558|
|11:00 AM||GR 2315||GR 2490||557||554|
|2:00 PM||GR 2491||GR 2622||553||551|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 2623||GR 2873||550||545|
|11:00 AM||GR 2874||GR 2997||544||542|
|2:00 PM||GR 2998||GR 3151||541||539|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 3152||GR 3316||538||536|
|11:00 AM||GR 3317||GR 3467||535||533|
|2:00 PM||GR 3468||GR 3707||532||528|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 3708||GR 3869||527||525|
|11:00 AM||GR 3870||GR 4154||524||519|
|2:00 PM||GR 4155||GR 4301||518||516|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 4302||GR 4505||515||512|
|11:00 AM||GR 4506||GR 4713||511||508|
|2:00 PM||GR 4714||GR 4890||507||505|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||GR 4891||GR 5118||504||501|
|11:00 AM||GR 5119||GR 5277||500||498|
|2:00 PM||GR 5278||GR 5441||497||495|
Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2021 Dates (SC, SCA & STA)
|Date||Time||Category||Rank From||Rank To||NEET Marks From||NEET Marks To|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||SC||CR 261||CR 432||494||459|
|11:00 AM||SC||CR 433||CR 591||458||437|
|2:00 PM||SC||CR 592||CR 709||436||421|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||SC||CR 710||CR 830||420||406|
|11:00 AM||SC||CR 831||CR 951||405||393|
|2:00 PM||SC||CR 952||CR 1076||392||381|
|To Be Announced.||9:00 AM||SCA||CR 20||GR 153||492||335|
|11:00 AM||SCA||CR 154||CR 275||334||270|
|2:00 PM||STA||CR 4||CR 102||480||207|
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Before filling in the application form, candidates must ensure that they satisfy the eligibility criteria defined by the admission body. The concerned authorities may cancel the Tamil Nadu MBBS admission of the candidates if found ineligible at any given point of t.
Eligibility Criteria for Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021:
|(1) Candidate applying must be a citizen of India.|
|(2) Aspirant must be a resident of the Tamil Nadu state.|
|(3) Only NEET 2021 qualifiers will be considered eligible.|
|(4) The minimum age of the candidate applying must be 17 years as of December 31, 2021, and the upper age limit is 25 years for candidates belonging to the general category. It is 30 years for SC/ST/OBC candidates.|
|(5) Applicants belonging from states other than Tamil Nadu will be eligible for admission under open category.|
|(6) Aspirants must have completed their Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology and, English as compulsory subjects with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks, 45% for PwD candidates, and 40% for SC/ST/OBC candidates.|
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021: Important Points
Candidates must keep into mind the following points regarding the Tamil Nadu MBBS Admission 2021 and seat allotment process:
|(1) Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Chennai will conduct the seat allotment and counselling for Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021 admission.|
|(2) Eligible candidates will be offered admissions into 8000 MBBS and 2873 BDS seats at various colleges in the Tamil Nadu state.|
|(3) DME, Chennai releases the counselling and seat allotment schedule category and quota-wise.|
|(4) Only those candidates who qualify in NEET 2021 exam and are enlisted in the merit list for Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021 admission will be called for the counselling process.|
|(5) The Tamil Nadu MBBS counselling process will be concluded in various rounds. In case of any vacant seats after the conduct of all the rounds, the admission body may also conduct the mop-up round to fill in the vacant seats.|
|(6) On the basis of the ranks secured, NEET scores, availability of seats, reservation criteria, cut off marks, and certain other factors, the admission body will offer seats to the eligible candidates.|
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021: Detailed Process
Candidates can find the detailed process for counselling here:
|(1) The shortlisted candidates will have to register online.|
|(2) After the registration process, the candidates will need to upload the required documents to the counselling portal.|
|(3) Candidates will be required to provide the choices of colleges and courses.|
|(4) The admissions will be given on the basis of the choices made by the candidates, thus it is advisable that candidates make choices wisely and make as many choices as they want.|
|(5) On the basis of the ranks secured, NEET scores, availability of seats, reservation criteria, cut off marks, and certain other factors, the admission body will offer seats to the eligible candidates.|
|(6) After the completion of each counselling round, the authority will announce the result for the same on the official website.|
|(7) After the allotment of the seats, the candidates will be required to report at the respective colleges along with the required documents to freeze their seats and confirm their admissions.|
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021: Documents Required
The following documents will be required during the seat allotment and Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021 counselling process:
- Class 10 and 12 certificate and mark sheets
- Community certificate
- Copy of online Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021 application form
- Domicile certificate of having studied from Class 6 to 12 from any institution in the Tamil Nadu state
- Native certificate for candidates who have not qualified their Class 6 to 12 from the Tamil Nadu state
- NEET 2021 result
- NEET admit card 2021
- Ration card or Passport
- Transfer certificate from the school or institute last attended
The parents will require the following documents of the selected candidates during the seat allotment and Tamil Nadu MBBS 2021 counselling process:
- Aadhaar card.
- Birth certificate.
- Class 10 and 12 certificates.
- Community certificate.
- Degree/Diploma/Professional course.
- Income certificate (if applicable).
- Nativity certificate.
Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021: Seat Reservation Criteria
The seat reservation criteria are only for the state quota seats available in government medical and dental colleges in Tamil Nadu state. The seats in the private medical and dental colleges will be equally divided into government and management quota. Below we have given the tabular representation of the seat reservation for reference of aspiring candidates:
Tamil Nadu MBBS Seat Reservation Criteria
|Arunthathiyar Community||16% of Scheduled Caste|
|Backward Class (BC)||30%|
|Most Backward Class (MBC)||20%|
|Physically handicapped (PH)||4% horizontal reservation across all categories|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||18%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||1%|
NEET Tamil Nadu Medical Counselling 2021: Seat Matrix
Below we have given the tabular representation of the seat matrix:
Government Medical Colleges
|Name of College||Total Seats||State Quota|
|Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu||100||85|
|Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore||150||127|
|Govt. Dharmapuri Medical College, Dharmapuri||100||85|
|Govt. Kanyakumari Medical College, Kanyakumari||100||85|
|Govt. Medical College & Esic Hospital, Coimbatore||100||65|
|Govt. Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Salem||100||85|
|Govt. Omandurar Medial College Omandurar Estate Chennai||100||85|
|Govt. Pudukottai Medical College & Hospital, Pudukottai||150||128|
|Govt. Sivagangai Medical College, Sivagangai||100||85|
|Govt. Theni Medical College, Theni||100||85|
|Govt. Thiruvarur Medical College, Thiruvarur||100||85|
|Govt. Vellore Medical College, Vellore||100||85|
|Govt. Villupuram Medical College, Villupuram||100||85|
|K.A.P. Viswanatham Govt. Medical College, Trichy||150||128|
|Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai||150||128|
|Madras Medical College, Chennai||250||213|
|Madurai Medical College, Madurai||150||128|
|Stanley Medical College, Chennai||250||212|
|Thanjavur Medical College, Thanjavur||150||127|
|Thiruvannamalai Medical College, Thiruvannamalai||100||85|
|Thoothukudi Medical College, Thoothukudi||150||128|
|Tirunelveli Medical College, Tirunelveli||150||128|
Government Dental Colleges
|Name of College||Total Seats||State Quota|
|Tamil Nadu Government Dental College, Chennai||100||85|
Private Medical Colleges
|Name of College||Total seats|
|ACS Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||150|
|Chettinad Hospital and Research Institute, Kancheepuram||150|
|Meenakshi Medical Hospital and Research Institute, Chennai||150|
|Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||150|
|Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram||150|
|Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||250|
|Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||250|
|SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre, Chennai||150|
|Vinayaka Mission’s Sankarachariyar Medical College, Salem||100|
Private Dental Colleges
|Name of College||Total seats|
|Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Chennai||100|
|Sathyabhama University Dental College and Hospital, Chennai||100|
|Saveetha Dental College, Chennai||100|
|Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, Chennai||100|
|Sri Ramachandra Dental College and Hospital, Chennai||100|
|SRM Dental College, Chennai||100|
|SRM Kattankualthur Dental College and Hospital||100|
|Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital, Chennai||100|
|Vinayaka Mission’s Sankarachariyar Dental College, Salem||100|
Frequently Asked Questions On Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2021
Below are some of the frequently asked questions on Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS Counselling 2021:
Q1: What is the fee for BDS course in a government college of Tamil Nadu?
Ans: The average annual course fee for BDS in a government college of Tamil Nadu is around Rs 11,000.
Q2: What is the official website for Tamil Nadu NEET counselling 2021?
Ans: The official website for Tamil Nadu MBBS counselling 2021 is tnmedicalselection.net.
Q3: Can OCI candidates claim reservations under Tamil Nadu Medical Counselling 2021?
Ans: Yes, OCI candidates can apply for Tamil Nadu NEET 2021 counselling, but they will only be considered as open category applicants.
Q4: How many government seats are being offered through Tamil Nadu NEET counselling 2021?
Ans: Around 1200 government seats would be offered through the Tamil Nadu NEET MBBS counselling 2021.
Q5. When the NEET TN Counselling process will start?
Ans: NEET Tamil Nadu Counselling process for MBBS and BDS courses will be announced on the official website.
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