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West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Process 2022: Dates, Merit List and Seat Matrix

Pranav Mishra
Pranav MishraUpdated On: September 23, 2022 04:31 pm IST | NEET PG

After qualifying NEET-PG 2022, candidates who are interested in State-Quota seats in West Bengal must adhere to the West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Process 2022. Check information such as dates, seat matrix and the counselling processes.

WB PG Medical Counselling Process 2022

West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Process 2022 registration has started from September 21, 2022. Aspirants can fill out the online form until September 25, 2022. Subsequently, the choice filling option will be available between September 27, 6 PM to September 29 till 7:00 AM. Candidates can choose the college/ course of their choice during this window. The seat allotment result for round 1 of WB PG medical counselling 2022 will be posted on September 30, 2022.

WB NEET PG Counselling Process 2022 is held by WBUHS. Aspirants who clear the results and secure the minimum cutoff marks make it to the merit list. The exam is held to offer admission to the 50% state quota seats of MS/ MD/ MDS along with post-graduate diploma courses granted by renowned institutes.

Overall, the WB NEET PG 2022 counselling process will be conducted in 2 rounds. A mop-up round will be arranged if the seats are left vacant after the second round of counselling.

West Bengal NEET PG 2022 Admission - Overview

Here are some of the major highlights regarding WB NEET PG 2022 admission:

Particulars

Details

Name of admission

West Bengal NEET PG 2022 Admission

Exam conducting authority

National Board of Examinations (NBE)

Name of exam

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate (NEET-PG)

Counselling conducting authority for All India Quota 50% seats

Directorate General of Health Services on behalf of Medical Counselling Committee (MCC)

Counselling conducting authority

The West Bengal University of Health Sciences (WBUHS), Kolkata

West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Important Dates 2022

In order to partake in the counselling process, it is imperative that all candidates make a note of all of the West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Important Dates 2022, which have been specified below.

Events

Dates

NEET PG 2022 exam date

May 2, 2022

NEET PG result 2022 declaration 

June 1, 2022

West Bengal NEET PG 2022 Counselling Round 1

West Bengal NEET PG Registration Round 1

September 21 - 25, 2022

Verification of documents

September 22, 23, 24 and 26, 2022

Release of the Provisional merit list

September 26, 2022

Final merit list release

September 27, 2022

Choice Filling and Locking

September 27 to 29, 7:00 AM

Declaration of West Bengal NEET PG Seat Allotment Result

September 30 after 6:00 PM

Reporting at the allotted institute

October 11 to 14, 2022

West Bengal NEET PG 2022 Counselling Round 2

Verification of Seat Matrix by Institutes

To be announced

Counselling Registration Round 2

To be announced

Payment Facility

To be announced

Choice Filling and Locking

To be announced

West Bengal NEET PG Seat Allotment process

To be announced

Declaration of Seat Allotment Result

To be announced

Reporting at the allotted institute

To be announced

West Bengal NEET PG 2022 Counselling Round 3/ Mop-Up Round

Verification of Seat Matrix by Institutes

To be announced

Registration Mop-up Round

To be announced

NEET PG 2022 Payment Facility

To be announced

Choice Filling and Locking

To be announced

Seat Allotment process

To be announced

Declaration of Seat Allotment Result

To be announced

Reporting at the allotted institute

To be announced

West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Eligibility Criteria 2022

If you are interested in pursuing a PG medical course from one of the medical colleges in West Bengal, then you must ensure that you qualify the requisite WB PG Medical Counselling eligibility criteria 2022. As per the official notification;

  • Candidates must be citizens of India.

  • Candidates who completed their MBBS degree from one of the MBBS colleges in the state or are permanent residents of the state will be eligible for the counselling process under State-Quota.

  • Candidates must have qualified NEET-PG 2022.

  • Candidates who have completed the MBBS degree from institutions outside of the state and are non-residents of the state, but have been employed under WB government in rural areas for 3 years continuously, are eligible for the counselling process

  • All candidates must be registered with the Medical Council of India (MCI) or the State Medical Council.

  • Aspirants must have completed successfully, one full year of Rotary Internship as on 31st March 2022.

  • Candidates must be medically fit.

West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Application Process 2022

After ensuring that you meet the requisite eligibility criteria, you can complete the West Bengal PG medical counselling application process 2022. As per the guidelines outlined by the WBUHS;

  • All applications will be accepted in online mode only.

  • If you have qualified the NEET-PG 2022 exam, then you must visit the official website of WBUHS, on wbuhs.ac.in

  • Candidates must fill in the required information such as their name, NEET-PG 2022 score, etc, in the application form. They will also be required to upload the necessary documents for the same.

  • After the submission of the application forms, all candidates will be required to pay the WB PG Medical Counselling application fee. As per the guidelines, an application fee of ₹3,000 should be paid as the counselling application fee in the state.

    • The application fee can be paid in NET Banking, Credit/Debit Card.

    • After successful payment of the application fee, the candidates will be asked to take a printout of the acknowledge receipt.

  • Physical Document Verification Process:

    • After the payment of the application fee and the submission of the application forms, all candidates must visit the respective centre, i.e. WBUHS, for the physical document verification process of WB PG medical counselling process, as mentioned on the acknowledgement slip.

  • After the Physical Document Verification process has been completed, the competent authority will select the eligible candidates. The selected candidates will be able to select their preferences of the PG medical courses.

    • WBUHS will release the list of applicants who are eligible for the State-Quota seats, with the list being published on the official website of WBUHS.

    • The list will be created keeping in mind the reservation quota for different categories, as per government guidelines.

Documents Required for West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Process 2022

During the document verification process, the candidates are asked to display a certain list of documents required for West Bengal PG medical counselling process 2022. The list of documents needed has been mentioned below:

  • NEET-PG Admit Card 2022

  • NEET-PG 2022 Rank Card or Scorecard

  • Two ID proofs such as Aadhar Card, EPIC or candidate’s passport

  • Certificates of proof of age such as Class 10 admit card or certificate or birth certificate

  • For those candidates who graduated MBBS from outside the state, Aadhar, EPIC, or passport of candidate or parents living in the state.

  • Authorised certificate proving domicile of the candidate, issued by the competent authority.

  • MBBS certificate

  • MBBS mark sheet - 3rd Prof part-2

  • Permanent or provisional certificate from MCI or State Medical council

  • Certificate proving caste of a student, if applicable

  • For OBC-NCL, the certificate should be issued on or after 1st Jan 2022

  • Relevant Certificates issued by competent authority for different reservation categories, including PwD

  • Certificate of completion from a place of internship

  • Proof of degree, if applicable, should be issued by 30th April 2022.

  • Acknowledgement Receipt

These are the documents that all candidates are supposed to present to the competent authority during the physical document verification process for WB PG Medical counselling process 2022. The competent authority will approve the eligibility of the candidates based on the documents provided and will grant them approval for taking part in the counselling process.

West Bengal PG Medical Counselling Process 2022

As part of the medical counselling process in West Bengal, candidates are asked to take part in the counselling process as per the merit lists released by WBUHS. In total, the West Bengal PG Medical Counselling consists of three rounds of counselling, which also includes the mop-up round. Basis the regulations, all candidates who are allotted a seat in the course and college will be asked to report to the respective colleges within the stipulated time period.

Round 1:

After WBUHS releases the first merit list candidates will be able to select their preferred choice of college and course. They must select the course and college in the order of preference and they will be allowed to select as many choices as they like.

Based on the rank obtained by the candidate in NEET-PG 2022, combined with the preference of college and course chosen by the candidate, they will be allocated the seats. Candidates who have been allocated a seat must report to the allotted college within the stipulated time period.

Round 2:

Candidates who were allotted a seat in the first round of counselling may get a chance at grabbing a seat in the Round 2 of counselling. Depending on the vacancies available for the different PG medical courses in the colleges, remaining candidates will be allocated a seat. As in round 1, candidates who are allotted a seat in the second round must report to the respective colleges, within the stipulated time period.

All candidates are required to submit their status retention report, stating their stance of accepting the course and college allotted to them.

Mop-up Round:

After two rounds of counselling, if the PG medical seats in the colleges still remain vacant, the candidates who missed out on the opportunity will be offered the seats based on their scores in the NEET-PG 2022.

As per the NBE guidelines, 50% of the seats in the medical colleges have been reserved for All India Quota while the rest have been reserved for State Quota and Private Management quota seats. Depending on the regulations of the government, the seats will be distributed among the different categories.

West Bengal PG Medical Admission Cutoff 2022

The cutoff of WB PG medical admission 2022 can be defined as the minimum marks needed by aspirants to get shortlisted for further admission rounds. It is determined by factors such as the total number of aspirants appearing in the exam, total number of vacancies, and the overall difficulty level of the exam. Aspirants can check below the minimum cutoff percentile from the table given below.

Check Previous Year Cut-off:

Category

WB NEET PG 2022 Minimum Percentile

General

50 percentile

SC/ST/OBC

40 percentile

West Bengal PG Medical Seat Matrix 2022

The West Bengal PG medical counselling is conducted for a specified number of seats in the courses offered in colleges across the state. Here is a breakdown of the West Bengal PG medical seat matrix 2022.

Course (MD/MS/PG Diploma)

Total Seats

MD / MS

Diploma

M.D. Anatomy

22

-

M.D. / Diploma Anaesthesiology

59

9

M.D. Biochemistry

24

-

M.D. Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy

13

-

M.D. Radio-Therapy

15

2

M.S. / Diploma Otorhinology

18

4

M.D. General Medicine

69

-

M.S. General Surgery

62

-

M.S. Obstetrics and Gynaecology

83

15

M.S / Diploma Orthopaedics

24

4

M.D. Paediatrics

49

-

M.D. / Diploma Pathology

31

2

M.D. Pharmacology

20

1

M.D. Physiology

20

-

M.D. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

5

M.D. Psychiatry

10

M.D. Radiology

24

-

M.D. Respiratory Medicine

14

-

M.D. Microbiology

22

-

M.S. / Diploma Ophthalmology

29

9

Diploma in T.B. & Chest Diseases

-

7

M.D. Forensic Medicine

9

-

M.D. Community Medicine

22

-

M.D. IHBT

1

-

Diploma in Clinical Pathology

-

2

M.D. / Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

4

1

Diploma in Public Health

-

5

Diploma in Child Health

-

10

Here is a list of colleges that offer PG medical courses in West Bengal through NEET-PG 2022 scores.

  1. Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research

  2. Burdwan Medical College Burdwan

  3. RAMAKRISHNA MISSION SEVA

  4. PRATISTHAN, VIMS

  5. Institute of Child Health Kolkata

  6. Medical College Kolkata

  7. North Bengal Medical College Siliguri

  8. R G Kar Medical College Kolkata

  9. Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine Kolkata

  10. Calcutta National Medical College Kolkata

  11. Nilratan Sircar Medical College Kolkata

  12. Bankura Sammilani Medical College Bankura

  13. All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health Kolkata

  14. Chittranjan Seva Sadan Sishu Sadan College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Kolkata

  15. Esi PGIMSR Joka Kolkata

  16. Dr BC Roy Postgraduate Institute of Paediatric Science

  17. Midnapore Medical College & Hospital

  18. KPC Medical College and Hospital Jadavpur

  19. Command Hospital EC

  20. Esi PGIMSR Maniktala Kolkata

  21. ICARE Institute of Medical Science and Research, Dr BC Roy Hospital Haldia

  22. IQ City Medical College and Narayana Multispeciality Hospital Durgapur

Click on the links given below to know about NEET PG related information:

All about Tamil Nadu PG Medical Counselling 2022

Maharashtra PG Medical Counselling 2022: Dates, Merit List and Seat Matrix

FAQs

When will the West Bengal PG Medical Admission process 2022 begin?

The WB NEET PG 2022 admission process will begin soon by August or September.

What was the last day to apply for the West Bengal medical 2021-22 admission?

January 30, 2022, was the last date to apply for WB medical admission 2021-22.

Can I apply for West Bengal PG admission without appearing for NEET PG?

No, aspirants have to appear for WB NEET PG 2022 exams to become eligible for PG admission in West Bengal.

What is the admission basis for the PG medical program 2022 of West Bengal?

Aspirants who are allocated seats in the West Bengal medical college are judged on the basis of their NEET PG scores.

Can I get the West Bengal PG MD/MS Medical Admission 2022 application form in offline mode?

No. The application form for West Bengal NEET PG medical admission 2022 is available only in online mode.

Who can apply for admission for West Bengal NEET PG 2022?

Aspirants who have secured their MBBS degree and have also completed 1 year of rotatory internship are qualified to apply for WB NEET PG medical admission process in 2022.

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