NEET 2017 Counselling Starts Today: Important Points to Know

Published on : 8th July 2017    Author : Tanvi Mittal

NEET 2017 counselling has started today for 470 medical and 380 dental colleges.

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 counselling for all the qualified students has begun today for 15% All India Quota Seats. Qualified candidates (except from states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu and Kashmir) are eligible to appear in the online counselling process.

NEET 2017 Counseling Starts

The counselling process has begun at Here are some important points to consider for the online counselling process:

  • Indian Nationals, Non Residential Indians (NRIs), Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs) and foreign nationals are also eligible for appearing in the online counselling process.
  • No documents are required to participate in the online allotment process. Document verification will be done when the candidate will report at the allotted college. So, don’t forget to carry your original documents along with photocopies.
  • Candidates belonging to OBC, SC, ST and PH categories need to produce proper supporting certificates failing which will lead to cancellation of their candidature at the allotted institute.
  • Seat allotment will be done on 13 and 14 July, 2017. The result of second round of counselling process will be declared on 8 August.
  • Classes for MBBS and BDS courses will begin from 4 August.

Check the NEET 2017 counselling schedule and list of verification documents here.

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.

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