Tamil Nadu MBBS Counselling 2019 – Important Dates & Admission Procedure


The NEET UG 2019 entrance got completed successfully on the 5th of May, 2019. The results will be released on the end of May 2019 after which will begin the counseling process from the fourth week of June simultaneously across different states.

NEET or National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is a national level examination conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for rendering admission to Mental and Dental courses India. While there is no particular examination conducted for these courses, admission and seat allocation to over 85% seats in each state is done through state quota. The counseling process is divided into All India Rank seat quota and State quota.

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To eliminate any kind of obscurity we have presented detailed information of the entire counseling process conducted across different states. The sections include the following:

  • Registration
  • Verification
  • Choice Filling
  • Seat Allocation
  • Reporting
  • Documents Required
  • We look at each of the aspects in detail. So, let’s start:
  • Schedule of NEET Counseling 2019

An official schedule of the NEET counseling for Tamil Nadu is yet to be released. Below we have enlisted the tentative schedule which is as follows:

Events Schedule
Release of Notification 4th week of June 2019
Application Release 4th week of June 2019
Last date for issuance of application 2nd week of July 2019
Last date for receipt 2nd week of July 2019
Merit List Release 2nd week of July 2019
First Counselling 3rd to 4th week of July 2019
Commencement of classes 1st week  of August 2019
Last date for Admission Last week of August 2019

Admission Process

The counselling process will be carried out in a systematic step-wise manner which is listed below:

Filling of Application

  • The application forms can be filled online and downloaded by visiting the official website of NEET
  • All candidates who have qualified in the NEET exam are required to fill and submit the application form for counselling
  • Herein, the candidates would be required to first register themselves and log in using the credentials sent to them at the time of application form filling for the exam
  • Later they must fill in all the required details. Students must be extra careful when including the information so as to avoid any confusion and error during the verification
  • After filling the application online, candidates must take a printout of the same and send it via courier or speed post to the following address:

The Secretary
Selection Committee
162, Periyar E.V.R. High Road
Kilpauk, Chennai – 600 010

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Payment of Application Fee

Aspirants need to submit a DD in addition to application form which must be drawn in favor of “The Secretary, Selection Committee” Kilpauk, Chennai-10 payable at Chennai

The application fee for GC will be INR 500/- while candidates belonging to SC and ST are exempted from the payment of application fee.

Merit List Release

After the authorities have received the application forms, next step they will release the merit list which would be prepared on the basis of scores acquired in the qualifying 10+2 and NEET 2019 scores

It will be published online and all candidates who have their name listed will be notified for counselling on the basis of the merit list

Choice Filling and Submission

  • Every candidate needs to mention their choice of colleges at the time of counselling
  • There is no limit to the number of choices that can be filled
  • Candidates must mandatorily be present for the counselling on the said date and venue. They can hereby download their call letters from the official website

Allotment of Seats

The seats will be allotted at the time of counselling which will be decided on the basis of availability of seats, filled choices and merit scored.


  • After the allotment of seat and if the candidate is satisfied by the choice allotted, they must appear to the allotted college on the said date to confirm their admission.
  • They must carry along their allotment letter, fees and original documents to the college

Furthermore, for Tamil Nadu NEET counselling, each candidate will be required to go through the medical examination at the respective colleges

Necessary Documents to be carried

Each candidate will be required to carry the following document to their  respective college. They are as follows:

  • Class 10th Mark Sheet and Passing Certificate
  • Class 12th or equivalent exam Mark Sheet and Passing Certificate
  • Class 12th Hall Ticket
  • Transfer Certificate or School Leaving Certificate
  • NEET Admit Card
  • NEET Score Card
  • Category Certificate
  • Nativity Certificate (if applicable)
  • Certificate of proof of study from VIII to XII standard
  • Permanent Community Certificate Card
  • First graduate certificate (if applicable)

Reservation Criteria

Following is the reservation percentage prescribed by the Government of Tamil Nadu

Category Seats (%)
Open Category (GC) 31%
Backward Class 30%
Most Backward Class 20%
Scheduled Caste (SC) 18%
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 1%

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