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Tamil Nadu NEET UG Counselling 2024: The Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Tamil Nadu, will conduct counselling of TN MBBS for 85% of seats under state quota and 100% in self-financing colleges in Tamil Nadu. TN NEET UG Counselling will be online for Management Quota, Govt. Quota and NRI category candidates at the official website-

The state has several prestigious medical colleges that offer undergraduate medical courses. One of the main Pathways to secure admission to these colleges is through the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test NEET is a national-level entrance exam conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to MBBS, BDS, and other medical courses.

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Table of Content
1. Brief Description
2. Tamil Nadu NEET UG counselling 2024 Schedule
3. Eligibility Criteria
4. Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024
5. Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Fees
6. Documents Required
7. NEET 2023 Cutoff
8. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Brief Description

Before discussing the details of the Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Procedure, let’s briefly describe NEET 2024.

Name of ExaminationNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG) or NEET-UG
Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Conducted byNational Testing Agency (NTA)
NEET Exam Date5 May 2024
NEET 2024 Result1st Week of June 2024
MCC AIQ NEET 2024 Counselling Starting Date2nd Week of June 2024
Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024 Starting Date 2nd Week of June 2024
Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Conducting AuthorityDirectorate of Medical Education, Tamil Nadu
Government MBBS Seats 5275
Private MBBS Seats 6050
Government BDS Seats 213
Private BDS Seats2660
Paid NEET 2024 Counselling Support
MBBS Abroad at 10 Lakh

Tamil Nadu NEET UG counselling 2024 Schedule.

Here is the schedule for the Tamil Nadu NEET UG Schedule 2024. Take a look

Round 1
Release of application formTo be announced
Last date for registrationTo be announced
Publication of list of registered candidatesTo be announced
Tamil Nadu NEET choice filling dateTo be announced
Round one seat allotment resultTo be announced
Downloading allotment letterTo be announced
Online registrationsTo be announced
Date of deposition of registration and security moneyTo be announced
Date of online document verificationTo be announced
Date of release of merit listTo be announced
Choice filling dateTo be announced
Round one resultTo be announced
Downloading of allotment betterTo be announced

Read Also: MBBS NRI Quota Fees

Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Eligibility Criteria

The authority determines the basic criteria for getting admission to MBBS. The following few lines cover the most important aspects that a candidate needs to keep in mind before getting himself or herself admitted to the colleges.

  • Nationality: The candidate must be an Indian citizen.
    • Domicile Candidate: The candidate must be a bona fide resident of TN.
    • Candidates who have completed their class 6 to 12 education from the state are not required to submit the nativity certificate. However, they have to submit their parent’s birth certificate ration card, SSLC/10/12 certificate, or no graduate certificate if their parents are illiterate.
    • Applications from other states living in Tamil Nadu are not considered domicile and must be admitted in the open category.
    • Domiciles of Tamil Nadu who have completed their partial education from class 6 to 12th in another state must submit the important documents of their parents as mentioned above. A permanent residence certificate will not be accepted as an alternative to the nativity certificate.
    • Age Limit: Candidates must be 17 years old. The upper age limit for NEET is 25 years for the general category and 30 years for SC ST and OBC.
    • Education: The candidate must have completed class 12th in the required subjects(PCB) with biotechnology and English as the main subjects from the state.
    • The unreserved category must have at least 50% in PCB, while SC ST and OBC students must obtain 40% in the required subjects.

Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024 Application Fees

Student CategoryApplication Fees (INR)
General or Unreserved students500
Reserved Category Students500

Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024

A candidate can visit the Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu, To get themselves for NEET 2024 Tamil Nadu State Counselling.

Step 1: Registration process: Candidates seeking admission must register by filling out the application form’s personal, academic, and required details.

Step 2: Publishing merit list: The counselling authority will publish the state merit list after completing the application form.

Step 3: Documents verification: Candidates were called for document verification as per their state merit rank and had to report to the assigned verification centre with all the required documents.

Step 4: Choice filling and locking Process: After the successful verification session, candidates must fill in their choices of courses and colleges and then lock it. They are advised to enter their preferences carefully.

Step 5: Seat allotments: Based on choices filled, availability of seats, state merit rank, and seat reservation, the seats will be allotted to applicants for the Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS admission 2024.

Step 6: Reporting Process: Candidates must report at the designated colleges within the required date and timings for granting the Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS 2024 admission.

Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling Process

A candidate can visit the Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu, To get themselves for NEET 2024 Tamil Nadu State Counselling.

First Phase of TN MBBS & BDS Counselling Procedure:

  • The candidates should pay a non-refundable amount of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only) towards the Processing Fee using a Demand Draft drawn in favour of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai on the scheduled date of counselling.
  • The candidates can download the call letter and appear in person with all the original certificates at the venue per the schedule.
  • After certificate verification, the candidates selected for the first phase of counselling should receive the provisional allotment order. The candidates should join the course on or before the date mentioned in the temporary allotment order.
  • The candidates who have been allotted seats and failed to join the course within the stipulated time are not eligible to attend the subsequent phases of counselling for the academic year 2024-2025. This applies to all stages of counselling
  • The candidates who failed to appear in person for the first phase of counselling are deemed to have opted out of the counselling processes and will not be allowed to participate in the subsequent counselling steps for the academic year 2024 or 2025.

How to Apply

  • Step I: The candidate must visit the official website. 
  • Step 2: Candidates should fill out the form online on and submit the filled-in online application form after uploading the details in the required fields. With necessary enclosures, students should send the printout filled in an online application form.
  • Step 3: The cost of the application form, which is Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only), should be paid through the Bank payment portal on the websites or through the Demand Draft that is drawn in favour of “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai.
  • Step 4: Students should send the Application form to THE SECRETARY, SELECTION COMMITTEE, 162, PERIYAR E.V.R. HIGH ROAD, KILPAUK, CHENNAI – 10.
  • Step 5: Then, the Merit List will be published. The “Save & Continue” button.
  • Step 6: And finally, the Result will be published.
  • Step 7: Students must undergo Document Verification, fee submission, and reporting.
  • Step 8: Students can go for the up-gradation or surrender their seats.
  • Step 7: A person is eligible to participate in the Mop-up round if, after the 2nd round, there is no allotment happened.

Documents Required

  • NEET 2024 admit card and NEET 2024 scorecard.
  • Class X Mark Sheet (both sides of Mark Sheet).
  • Class XII Mark Sheet (both sides of Mark Sheet).
  • H.S.C. Mark sheet (both sides of Mark Sheet) or equivalent examination.
  • Transfer certificate obtained after the completion of H.S.C. or equivalent courses.
  • Certificate for proof of study from VI Std. to XII Std for the candidates who have studied thoroughly in Tamil Nadu.
  • Permanent Community Certificate.
  • Nativity certificate.
  • Birth Certificate of the Candidate.
  • Parent Documents need to be uploaded for the candidates who claim their native as Tamil Nadu as follows:-
    • SSLC / PUC / HSC Mark sheet
    • Transfer Certificate
    • Non-literate parents should produce First Graduate Certificate.
    • Community Certificate (Who claims communal reservation)
    • Aadhar Card / Driving Licence / Voter ID
    • Ration Card / Passport

NEET 2023 Cutoff

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) was conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). The NEET exam is the only gateway for admissions into different medical & dental UG courses offered by various government and private medical colleges. Candidate can submit their NEET Forms only through online mode.

CategoryQualifying CriteriaMarks RangeNo. of Candidates
UR/EWS50th Percentile720 -1371014372
OBC40th Percentile136 -10788592
SC40th Percentile136 -10729918
ST40th Percentile136 -10712437
UR/EWS & PH45th Percentile136 -121405
OBC & PH40th Percentile120 -107179
SC & PH40th Percentile120 -10750
ST & PH40th Percentile120 -10823

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who are the counselling authorities of the Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS counselling process?

The Directorate of Medical Education, Tamil Nadu, will conduct Tamil Nadu NEET 2024.

How many seats are there in NEET in Tamil Nadu?

As many as 11625 MBBS and 2,873 BDS seats will be granted in Tamil Nadu MBBS admission based on NEET 2024.

Is it mandatory to qualify for NEET 2024 to participate in Tamil Nadu MBBS counselling?

Yes, only those candidates who have qualified for NEET 2024 will be eligible to participate in the Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling.

Is there any reservation policy for Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024?

Yes, Tamil Nadu follows a Reservation policy for NEET Counselling. The Reservations are provided for different categories, including Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Other Backward Classes (OBC), and various sub-categories within these groups.

Where can I find more information about Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024?

For detailed information about Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling, candidates can refer to the official website of the Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Tamil Nadu, or the official website of the Tamil Nadu Health and Family Welfare Department.

How is the seat allocation done during Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling 2024?

The seat allocation during Tamil Nadu NEET Counselling is based on the candidate’s NEET score, rank, and choices filled during the counselling process. The counselling authority releases a merit list based on the preferences provided by the candidates. Seats are allocated in accordance with the merit list and availability of seats in various medical and dental colleges.

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