West Bengal MBBS Admission 2018

Published: | June 28, 2018
West Bengal MBBS Admission 2018
  • West Bengal MBBS admissions 2018 have begun and choice filling for the same will continue till July 3.
  • West Bengal MBBS counseling 2018 will be done on the basis of West Bengal MBBS merit list 2018.

West Bengal MBBS Admission 2018 have begun and candidates seeking admission must get ready with their documents after filling the West Bengal MBBS application form. Admissions will be done on the basis of NEET result 2018 and students with top ranks, including NEET toppers 2018 can apply for West Bengal MBBS admission 2018 as well as BDS courses through the 15% all-India quota.

West Bengal MBBS Admission 2018:

Clearing the NEET cut-off 2018 is essential in order to apply for the West Bengal MBBS and BDS admissions 2018. The Department of Health & Family Welfare, Kolkata will release state merit lists basis which the West Bengal MBBS counseling 2018 will be conducted. Following are all the details pertaining to admission in West Bengal medical colleges through 85% state quota as well as the 15% all-India quota.

West Bengal MBBS Admission Important Dates 2018:

Events

Dates

West Bengal MBBS application form to be released on

June 19, 2018 (from 12 pm)

West Bengal MBBS and BDS seat matrix to be released on

June 19, 2018

Deadline to submit West Bengal MBBS application form

June 24, 2018

Document verification for West Bengal MBBS admission

June 20 to 26, 2018

West Bengal MBBS merit list to be declared on

June 28, 2018

Round 1 of choice filling and locking for West Bengal MBBS admissions

June 26 to July 3, 2018

West Bengal MBBS admission result to be published on

July 5, 2018

Candidates will be required to report at the allocated college from

July 6 to 12, 2018

Announcement of seats that remain vacant on

July 13, 2018

West Bengal MBBS Admission Eligibility Criteria 2018:

Education Qualification: Candidates will be eligible for West Bengal MBBS and BDS admissions only if they qualify NEET 2018 and comply with the following:

  • Candidates must have studied Biology, English, Physics and Chemistry up to class 12 board exams in order to apply for West Bengal MBBS and BDS admissions 2018.
  • General category or unreserved category candidates must have attained at least 50% aggregate marks in class 12 board exams.
  • Students belonging to the PH category are required to score at least 45% in the same subjects, whereas, SC/ST/OBC A or OBC B must have a minimum aggregate of 40%.

Nativity/ Domicile Holders: Candidates applying for West Bengal MBBS admissions under the 85% state quota must be domicile holders of the state by qualifying either of the following:

  • Either candidate must have resided in West Bengal for a minimum of 10 years, OR
  • Candidate must have lived and studied from West Bengal for at least 10 years and must have passed class 12 from the state-based schools, OR
  • Either of the parents of the candidate must be a permanent resident of the state of West Bengal.

Nationality: All citizens of India who qualify the educational requirements are eligible to apply for the West Bengal MBBS admissions 2018.

Age: As per the criteria set by the DHFW Kolkata, candidates must be 17 years old on or before December 31, 2018, and must not be over 25 years old on or after May 7, 2018, in order to apply for West Bengal MBBS admissions 2018.

Also Read: Check Tamil Nadu MBBS and BDS Admission Details Here

West Bengal MBBS Admission Application Forms 2018:

Candidates seeking admission in West Bengal medical colleges will have to apply for the MBBS and BDS admission procedure. Details are given below:

  • Registration: Candidates will be able to register for the West Bengal MBBS and BDS admission process by filling in NEET 2018 Roll No., Application No., Date of Birth, and Security Pin. Along with this, candidates will have to provide their contact details (mobile numbers and email IDs) in order to receive the login credentials to their counseling profiles.
  • Declaration: All candidates are required to submit a digital declaration by ticking the box given at the end of the registration page. It asks the candidates to declare that they qualify all the required eligibility criteria and will be providing authentic information.
  • Domicile: Candidates will have to clarify whether or not they are the domicile holders of West Bengal by clicking on either yes or no and submitting the form. Those who are non-domicile holders will only be eligible to take admission under the management quota seats and such candidates will only be required to submit the necessary documents once they have secured a seat at any private medical or dental institute.
  • Filling Student Category: Candidates will also be required to specify the category under which they are applying for admission, i.e. General, SC, ST, OBC and PH. PH students will have to mention the percentage of their disability and must submit a certificate issued by IPGMER Kolkata.
  • Print Online Slip: Domicile holders and non-domicile holders will be issued different online slips that will specify the time, date and venue of the document verification round. Candidates will have to take a printout of this slip for reference and authentication process.
  • Payment: Once all the details are filled, candidates will be redirected to the payment page and candidates will be able to pay the West Bengal MBBS application fees through internet banking, credit or debit card. Once the payment is done, a transaction ID will be displayed on the screen.

West Bengal MBBS Admission Application Fees 2018:

Student Category

Application Fees

General and OBC students

Rs. 2000

SC and ST students

Rs. 1500

West Bengal MBBS Admission Selection Process 2018:

West Bengal MBBS selection process will be based on the NEET score obtained by students in this year’s exam, their category and their nativity. Counselling will be conducted for both domicile and non-domicile holders and they will be given a chance to fill their respective preferences. However, non-domicile holders will only be able to fill up seats under management quota available in private medical colleges of West Bengal. Complete counseling details are given below.

West Bengal MBBS Merit List 2018:

Only those candidates who have successfully completed the document verification round will feature in the West Bengal MBBS and BDS merit list 2018. The candidates who are mentioned in the merit list will also be given their state ranks on the basis of NEET 2018 along with their name, NEET rank, NEET score and category basis which they have applied. Candidates who feature in the West Bengal MBBS merit list will be eligible for the state medical seat allotment round.

West Bengal MBBS Counselling 2018:

Candidates who qualify the document verification procedure are required to register for West Bengal MBBS counseling in order to participate in seat allocation round:

  • Registration: Candidates will have to register for West Bengal MBBS and BDS counseling by entering their Roll No., Application No., Transaction ID, Candidate’s Name, Date of Birth, Mother’s Name and Security Pin and clicking on the submit button.
  • Declaration: Once the above details are filled, candidates are required to agree to the terms and conditions by clicking on the ‘I Agree’ box in order to confirm participation.
  • Security Details: Candidates will also be required to set up a security question and a password according to the password criteria set by the West Bengal medical counseling conducting body. Once the password is set, candidates will have to confirm registration.
  • Choice Filling: Candidates can use the above credentials to log in and start filling their course and medical college preferences in order of decreasing priority. The preference list will appear on the left-hand side of the screen for candidates to verify their choices. Once the verification is done, candidates can click ‘save and continue’.
  • Choice Locking: Before submitting the choice list, candidates will have to click on ‘I agree to lock my choices’ button. Once this step is completed, candidates will not be able to make changes to their preference list. If candidates exceed the last date of choice submission then the filled choices will be locked automatically.

West Bengal MBBS Documents Required 2018:

Documents required for verification:

  • Age proof
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Class XII mark sheet and pass certificate
  • Valid ID proof (Voter ID card/Passport/Aadhar card/ School or College ID card)
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • Medical Certificate
  • Physically Handicapped Certificate (if applicable)
  • Counselling fees payment slip

Documents required for counselling:

  • NEET UG admit card
  • NEET UG scorecard
  • Class 12 mark sheet and pass certificate
  • Class 10 pass certificate
  • Provisional seat allotment letter provided during West Bengal MBBS and BDS counseling 2018
  • Valid ID proof (Voter ID card/Passport/Aadhar card/ School or College ID card)
  • Medical Certificate issued by a Registered Allopathic Doctor in practice
  • Pre-counselling phase verification slip
  • Final Verification Slip generated once the documents of the candidate have been verified
  • SC/ST/OBC A/OBC B certificate, if applicable, issued by the competent West Bengal state authority
  • Orthopaedic Physical Disability Certificate, if applicable, must be issued by IPGMER-Kolkata medical board. No other PH certificate will suffice during document verification.

Also Read: Check Telangana MBBS Admission 2018 Eligibility & Important Dates Here

Round 1 of choice filling and locking for West Bengal MBBS and BDS admissions 2018 is underway and candidates can submit their preference lists till July 3. For more details regarding West Bengal medical admissions visit CollegeDekho.

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