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Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 (Started): Dates, Process, Merit List, Seat Matrix

Diksha Nautiyal
Diksha NautiyalUpdated On: October 03, 2022 12:46 pm IST | NEET PG

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Admission 2022 has started. The counselling process is carried out on the basis of some eligibility norms that candidates can find below.

PG Medical Admission in Tamil Nadu 2022

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 registration started on September 22, 2022. The last date to submit the counselling application form of Tamil Nadu PG 2022 is today, October 2. It is being conducted by DME (Directorate Of Medical Education), Tamil Nadu. Moreover, counselling is held for admissions to postgraduate medical and dental seats under the state quota.

Candidates who appeared in NEET PG 2022 (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test - Post Graduate) examination can participate in the Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling of 2022 to get enrolled in the top medical colleges in Tamil Nadu. The AIQ MCC NEET PG 2022 counselling has started from September 15.

The counselling process to get admission in Tamil Nadu medical state quota seats will be held in online mode. In order to participate in the counselling, candidates will have to meet the eligibility criteria of the counselling. The eligibility norms have been prescribed by the DME Tamil Nadu that comprise a set of rules and regulations.

Before proceeding with the counselling process, candidates need to have the basic knowledge of how the NEET PG 2022 counselling works. Here are some of the links that will be very helpful to the students.

NEET PG Result 2022 - Out Now!

Merit List of NEET PG 2022

Category Wise Cut-off of NEET PG 2022

All About NEET PG 2022 Counselling Process

NEET PG Rank Vs Marks

NEET PG Topper’s List 2022

Now, candidates can find general instructions, important dates, eligibility criteria, the application process, counselling procedure and counselling fee for Tamil Nadu PG Medical Admission 2022 in the article below.

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 Overview

Knowing about the exam in-depth is crucial for candidates to score high marks. Aspirants can take a quick glance over the highlights of Tamil Nadu NEET PG Counselling 2022:



Exam name


Exam conducting body


Tamil Nadu NEET PG 2022 Counselling conducting authority

Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Chennai


MD, MS, and PG Diploma

Number of seats

1167 MD

3 PG Diploma

752 MS

Official website

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling Dates 2022

Candidates can find the tentative dates for Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 in the table below. Interested candidates can refer to the table. The dates will be updated on CollegeDekho as soon as DME Tamil Nadu released the official counselling schedule.



Commencement of Online Application

September 22, 2022

Application Deadline

October 3, 2022

Deadline for Receipt of Filled-Up Application Forms

To be announced

Rank Declaration

To be announced

Counselling First Round

To be announced

First Round Seat Allotment

To be announced

Courses Commence

To be announced

Admission Closes

To be announced

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Admission Merit List/ Rank List 2022

  • The rank list or merit list of Tamil Nadu PG Medical Admission 2022 will be published by the Directorate Of Medical Education Tamil Nadu. The list will be drawn based on the marks obtained by candidates in NEET PG 2022.

  • The Selection Committee will publish the tentative rank list on its official website.

  • The list will be published after the scrutiny of all applications received this academic year is completed.

Eligibility Criteria for Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022

To participate in Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022, candidates must have appeared in NEET PG 2022. This goes without saying that the candidates must also have met the NEET PG 2022 eligibility criteria to participate in the counselling. Other than that, candidates can find the eligibility criteria for Tamil Nadu PG Medical 2022 Counselling below.

  • The candidate must be a Citizen of India.

  • Candidates seeking to avail the NRI Quota must possess a valid Indian Passport.

  • Candidates who joined a PG course in any of the medical Branches after the MCI released cut-off dates but discontinued the course on any grounds are ineligible to apply for at least two subsequent years for any PG course. The candidate will then be considered as discontinued after paying a Discontinuation Fee.

  • A candidate that already holds a PG Medical Diploma is ineligible to apply for another Diploma programme. But she/ he can apply for any PG Degree Programme.

Here are the category wise minimum eligibility criteria to apply for the counselling.


Minimum Eligibility Criteria

Cut-off Score (Out of 1200)*

General Category

50th Percentile and Above


ST/ SC/ OBC/ PwD Category

40th Percentile and Above


General - PwD Category

45th Percentile and Above


*The cut-off scores are expected scores. It might change as per the NEET PG 2022 result and cut-off.

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling Procedure 2022

To register successfully for the Tamil Nadu NEET PG Counselling 2022 process, candidates need to follow these steps thoroughly:

  • Register Online

  1. Aspirants first need to sign up/ register on the official website for Tamil Nadu NEET PG counselling 2022 -

  2. Candidates need to register themselves by entering all the basic information

  3. Once registration is completed, sign in again and start filling the Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 application form

  4. Add all the relevant details in the fields

  5. Verify your information and submit form

  6. Take a printout of the application form on an A4 size paper

  7. Add your signature on the space provided

  8. Purchase an A4 size cloth-lined cover and attach all the necessary enclosures

  9. Send the printed application form and relevant documents to this address

The Secretary,

Selection Committee,

162, Periyar E.V.R. High Road,

Kilpauk, Chennai-600010

  1. A dedicated Application Registration Number (ARN) will be assigned to your submission
  • Choice Filling and Locking

As soon as candidates’ registration is accepted, they need to sign in to the registered account and fill in their college/ course preferences. Aspirants can avail the choice filling process by:

  1. Logging into the officially registered account

  2. Read all the mentioned instructions carefully

  3. Fill in your choices 

  4. Confirm your options by entering the OTP sent on your mobile

  5. Lock in and finalize all the choices

  6. Take a printout of the document for future reference

  7. In case aspirants forget to lock the options before the stipulated time, the system will automatically choose any random options as default

  • Seat Allotment and Admission Completion

After registering online and filling in their colleges and courses option, aspirants have to wait for the seat allotment list to be released. Candidates will be assigned seats based on their rank secured, competition level, seat availability, and more. Once test-takers have been allotted a seat, they need to visit the university and pay the requisite fee to confirm their Tamil Nadu PG Medical admission 2022. This will mark the end of the Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 process.


  • Candidates must know that once they submit the application, the edit option will be disabled.

  • So, if they are not sure about the information they have filled or have doubts about it, they can save the application and edit it later. Once they are sure that the information they have filled is correct, they can proceed with the submission.

  • Online application forms without a candidate’s signature and photograph will be summarily rejected.

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 Important Note

  • The admission to PG Diploma or Degree courses will be made through counselling.

  • The counselling will be done on the basis of candidates’ rank.

  • The counselling will be conducted at the notified venue by the Secretary, Selection Committee.

  • Candidates who are selected for admission must give a declaration along with the form allotted at the time of counselling stating that she/ he is responsible for the forfeiture of selection is she/ he is found ineligible at any time during the counselling.

  • Candidates should bring along their call letters while reporting at the venue.

  • Candidates who are allocated a seat in the first round of counselling but remain absent for 15 days after joining the intended course will be disqualified and their seats will be considered vacant for the second round of counselling.

  • Only the candidates who have joined the intended course within the stipulated time will be applicable for the second round of counselling. Waitlisted candidates will also be eligible.

  • If seats remain vacant even after the completion of the second round, the seats will be filled through Mop-Up round.

  • Tamil Nadu PG medical counselling 2022 provide candidates admission to:
    50% State Quota seats
    50% All India Quota(AIQ) seats
    Deemed Universities
    Central Universities (DU, AMU, BHU)
    Armed Forces Medical Services
    ESIC colleges

Documents Required at the Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022

Here is a list of documents that candidates need to bring at the counselling venue.

  • Original academic certificates

  • Voter ID

  • PAN Card

  • Passport

  • Driving Licence

  • Aadhar Card

Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling Fee 2022

  • The participating candidates will have to pay a non-refundable Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 fee.

  • The fee amount is INR 1,000/-.

  • The fee can be paid through a Demand Draft in favour of “The Secretary Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10”.

  • Candidates who are selected in the counselling must pay an amount of INR 2,00,000/- as tuition fee through Demand Draft.

  • The DD should be in favour of “The Secretary Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10”.

Seat Matrix for Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022

Candidates need to know the seat avaialbility for colleges so that they can choose an option they wish. The seat matrix will help aspirants choose their desired colleges during the Tamil Nadu PG medical counselling 2022. 


Number of seats









Gen. Med


Forensic Med


Radio Diagnosis








Immuno & Blood Trans.










Phys. Medi. Rehab


T.B. & Chest Diseases


Radio Therapy







Number of seats



Obes. & Gyna


General Surgery









Number of seats

Diploma in Diabetes




Courses Offered in Tamil Nadu PG Medical Admission 2022

Here is a list of courses for which Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 is conducted.

M.D. Radio Diagnosis

M.D. Radio Therapy

M.D. Anaesthesiology

M.D. General Medicine

M.D. T.B. and Chest Diseases

M.D. Immuno Haematology and Transfusion Medicine

M.D. Psychiatric Medicine

M.D. Paediatrics

M.D. Geriatrics

M.D. D.V.L

M.D. (S.P.M.)

M.S. General Surgery

M.D. Pathology

M.D. Pharmacology

M. D.,(P.M.R)

M.S. E.N.T

M.D. Physiology

M.S. Orthopaedics

M.S. Obstetrics and Gynaecology

M.S. Ophthalmology

M.D. Biochemistry

M.D. Anatomy

M.D. Microbiology

M.D. Forensic Medicine

M.Ch., 6 Year (NeuroSurgery)











P.M.(Psychiatric Medicine)

Dip. Physical Medicine

Dip. in Diabetology

M.D.Family Medicine

M.D.Nuclear Medicine

Top Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu Accepting NEET PG 2022 Scorecard

Candidates appearing for Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022 can find information on the medical colleges here for reference:



Coimbatore Medical College


Rajah Muthiah Medical College


Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Medical College


Kanyakumari Government Medical College


Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research


Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute


Christian Medical College




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