Punjab MBBS Admission 2020: Dates, Seats, Merit List, Application Procedure, Fees

Published: | December 03, 2019
Punjab MBBS Admission

Candidates interested in Punjab MBBS/BDS admissions will have to apply for the application form, but, before filling the application form candidates need to fulfill the basic eligibility criteria laid down by Punjab government for admission of MBBS/BDS in Punjab.

Punjab MBBS admissions are done on the basis of NEET result. Candidates can check the NEET MBBS seats to evaluate their chances of getting admission. All candidates seeking participation in Punjab MBBS admission 2020 will have to clear NEET cut-off. Medical aspirants can fill the NEET UG 2010 application form till December 31, 2019.

Punjab MBBS Merit List 2020

Punjab MBBS and BDS merit list 2020 will comprise the names of the candidates who have successfully registered for the state’s admission procedure. The list will comprise the NEET score of candidates along with their ranks in Punjab state. Only those candidates whose names have been mentioned in the Punjab MBBS merit list 2020 will be eligible for participation in various admission rounds for Punjab medical colleges.

Punjab MBBS Seat Allotment 2020

Candidates can check the seat allotment status by logging into their accounts. Candidates who are assigned seats have to be issued provisional allotment letters.

Punjab MBBS Admission 2020

Admission to medical colleges in Punjab will be administered by the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS) and will be done on the basis of state merit lists. For more information regarding Punjab MBBS admission 2020, important dates and eligibility criteria, check the details given below.

Punjab MBBS Admission Important Dates 2020

Given below are the important tentative dates for Punjab MBBS admission 2020:

Events

Dates

Punjab MBBS admission Online application to be released on

June third week 2020

Deadline to submit Punjab MBBS admission form

June third week 2020

Punjab MBBS admission document verification to begin from

June fourth week 2020

Merit list

July 2020

Filling of counselling form and and online submission

July first week 2020

Seat allotment round 1

July first week 2020

Deadline to report at allotted colleges basis first round

July second week 2020

Second counselling round

Last week of July 2020

Punjab MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2020

Education Qualification: Candidates who have cleared NEET 2020 must also qualify the following criteria in order to participate in Punjab MBBS and BDS admissions:

  • Passing class 12 board exams with Physics, Chemistry, English, Biotechnology/ Biology with at least 50% aggregate marks is essential for general candidates.
  • Reserved category candidates seeking participation in Punjab MBBS and BDS admission will require aggregate 40% marks in class 12, whereas Physically disabled from general category will need 45% marks.

Nativity/ Domicile Holders: Only bonafide residents of Punjab can avail admission under the 85% state quota. Only those candidates who qualify the following criteria will be exempted from this rule:

  • Candidates who had either of their parents working with Central Government of India, Punjab Government or All India Services and have now passed away.
  • Candidates born in Punjab who are wards of late military person, ex-military or para-military forces.
  • Candidates who have either of their parents working in the defence sector and posted in Punjab.
  • Candidates applying under NRI or minority quota can also seek admission under the state quota seats.

Nationality: Only citizens of India or OCIs or NRIs can participate in Punjab MBBS and BDS admissions 2020.

Age: All candidates must have been born on or after May 7, 1994, i.e. 17 years of age is required as on December 31, 2019.

Punjab MBBS Application Process 2020

Candidates will have to register, fill all application details and pay the application in order to secure participation in Punjab MBBS and BDS admissions 2020. Check the step-by-step procedure below:

Registration: NEET 2020 details and contact details of the candidates need to be provided on the official admission website of BFUHS in order to register successfully for the Punjab MBBS admissions 2020. The login credentials will then be forwarded to the candidates on their registered contact details.

Filling Academic Details: The next step will be to fill up all details regarding academic background, including class 12 details and personal background. All details must be correct and similar to those in NEET 2020 as it will be verified during the document verification round.

Uploading Documents: Candidates will also have to upload scanned copies of their NEET 2020 scorecard, category certificate (if applicable), signature and passport size photograph. The photograph to be uploaded must bear the date and name of the candidate at the bottom. An affidavit also needs to be scanned and submitted.

Printing Application Form: Candidates must take a printout of Punjab MBBS and BDS application form as it will be referred to later during the document verification procedure and other rounds of admission.

Paying Application Fees: Application fees for Punjab medical college admissions can be submitted through challan in the BFUHS account at any branch of SBI Bank or Oriental Bank of Commerce. The challan form will be generated once the application is successfully submitted and account number will be mentioned on the challan form.

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Punjab MBBS Application Fees 2020

Given below is the Punjab MBBS application fee 2020:

Student Category

Application Fees

General Category Students

Rs. 5000

Candidates from ST and SC community

Rs. 2500

Candidates from All Other Backward Classes

Rs. 5000

Punjab MBBS Reservation Policy 2020

Candidates can check the Punjab MBBS reservation policy 2020 below:

Student Category

Seats Reserved

Schedule Caste Candidates

25%

Candidates from Backward Classes

10%

Backward Area

1%

Border Area

1%

Sports Achievers

1%

Physically disabled/ Orthopedically handicapped

3%

Children or grandchildren of Sikh-riot affected persons

1%

Children or grandchildren of terrorist affected persons

1%

Wards of defence personnel

1%

Children or grandchildren of freedom fighters hailing from Punjab

1%

Wards of Punjab Police Personnel/ Home Guards/ Armed Police/Para-Military Forces

1%

Jammu & Kashmir Migrants due to terrorist violence (available in private institutions)

1%

Punjab MBBS Selection Process 2020

All admissions to medical colleges in Punjab will be done on merit basis i.e. on the basis of performance of candidates in NEET 2020. BFUHS will release a state merit list that will be referred to for allocation of seats in Punjab medical colleges. All admissions will be done on the basis of Punjab MBBS counselling for state quota seats except for the 15% all-India seats that will be filled on the basis of NEET centralised counselling 2020.

Punjab MBBS Counselling 2020

Punjab MBBS and BDS counselling 2020 will be conducted in online mode and all state quota seats in Punjab medical colleges will be allocated on the basis of this counselling. Candidates will have to fill their preferred courses and colleges in order of priority and will have to lock these choices. On the basis of candidates' NEET score and state rank, best seat available according to their preference will be allocated. Candidates who do not lock their choices before the deadline must note that the choices filled by them will be locked automatically on the last day.

Punjab MBBS Admission Documents Required 2020

The list of documemts required for Punjab MBBS admission 2020 is given below:

  • NEET scorecard 2020
  • NEET Admit Card 2020
  • Class 10 and class 12 mark sheet and pass certificates
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Migration certificate and character certificate issued by the institute last attended
  • Domicile
  • 2 to 4 passport size photographs

Punjab NEET MBBS Participating Colleges 2020

Many colleges of Punjab participate in the NEET counselling for the course of MBBS in various medical colleges of Punjab. Every year, some of the most prominent medical colleges of Punjab take part in the NEET counselling for conducting admission in MBBS. A list of some NEET MBBS participating colleges of Punjab for 2020 is given here.

Name of the College

Total Sanctioned Seats

Guru Gobind Singh Medical College, Sadiq Road, Faridkot

100

Government Medical College, Sangrur Road, Patiala

200

Government Medical College, Majitha Road, Amritsar

200

Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Amritsar

150

Dayanand Medical College, Civil Lines, Ludhiana

100

Christian Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana

75

Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences, Garha Road, Jalandhar

150

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