Tamil Nadu Medical Counselling

Medical Counseling 2019 – All details of reservations, seats, and rounds as per rankings of students and the fees structure

Medical counseling for students will commence from tomorrow at Chennai. It is conducted by DMET or the Directorate of Medical Education and Training for the state quota of 2447 seats in Government Medical Colleges.  It also covers the allocation of the 1500 MBBS seats from management quota of private colleges.

It is also for the  85 Government BDS seats and 900 BDS seats of Management quota. In the previous two articles, the venue and the document of verification were given in detail. 

Now in this last article, the reservation %, no of seats, rounds as per rankings, and the fee structure will be given in detail. Continue reading till the end to get all information on medical counseling.

What is the procedure of document verification for counseling?

After successful document verification at the venue, the students have to log in using the required credentials to fill in the preferences of colleges along with the courses. 

The admission to the colleges is squarely based on these preferences, and hence, it is essential to provide as many choices as possible.  Download the call letter from the link provided by the DMET. 

It is the guide that will provide all the information of the time and date of your counseling.  After the counseling is over the allotment result will be announced on 18th July 2019.  The students have to report to their allotted colleges in time for a prosperous medical career. 

What is the percentage of reservation categories in the seat allotment of medical counseling?

The following table will illustrate the reservation in percentage for the different categories by caste and physically handicapped in Government colleges.  In private colleges, both the MBBS and the BDS seats are equally divided between the Government and management quota.

Category Seat Reservation in %
Backward Class 30
Most Backward Class 20
Schedule Caste 18
Arunthathiyar Community 16 of schedule caste
Scheduled Tribe 1
Physically handicapped 4

What are the rounds as per the ranks of the students in the merit list:

It is vital that the students attend counseling in the first phase itself.  If they fail to appear in the first phase, they will not be allowed to take part in the counseling later. 

For this purpose, the following table will illustrate the timing and dates of the rounds after the successful document verification by students with GR or General Rankings.

Date Time Community Rank NEET marks
9.7.2019 9 AM 11 AM 2 PM   All communities GR 1- 103 GR 104 -409 GR 410 – 1013 685 – 610 609 – 561 560 –  517
10.7.2019 9 AM 11 AM 2 PM   All communities GR 101 –  1569 GR 1570- 2120 GR 2121- 2501 516-492 491- 474 473- 464
11.7.19 9 AM 11 AM 2 PM   All communities GR 2502-3178 GR 3179- 3866 GR 3867-4483 463- 448 447 – 434 433 – 422
  12.7.19 9 AM 11 AM     All communities GR  4484 – 5093 GR  5094 – 5834 421-411 410-399

For community rankings or CR the following table will be the timing and date for the students.

Date Time Community Rank NEET Marks
12.7.19 2 PM 4PM BCM MBC/DNC CR 270- 600 CR 1182- 1674 398-323 398-368
  13.7.19   9 AM 10 AM 2 PM 4PM MBC/DNC SC STA ST CR 1675-2170 CR 256-1752 CR 15-514 CR 6 -197 367-345 398-252 398-126 373-107

Fees Structure:

All the students should produce a demand draft of Rs. 500/- favoring Directorate of Medical Education & Training as entrance fee for counseling at the Attendance Counter. 

The second draft of tuition fee as per the category should be handed over in the Main counter. 

The tuition fee structure for Government MBBS & BDS are given below:

  • For OC, BC, MBC, and BCM the tuition fees for MBBS is Rs. 13,610
  • For SC. SCT. SA it is Rs. 9610
  • For OC, BC, MBC, and BCM the tuition fees for BDS is Rs. 11,610
  • For SC, SCT, and SA, it is Rs. 9,610
  • For all categories to self-financing colleges allotment have to pay Rs. 25,000/-
  • Once they have paid and not opting for the college will result in the Rs.25000/- not refunded by the authorities.

For further details and clarifications, please visit the Official website:- www.tnhealth.org and www.tnmedicalselection.org

Hope you got the required details of medical counseling from our articles and we wish all the best for a prosperous medical profession.