Tamil Nadu NEET Rank List 2018, 2019 - Counseling Process for MBBS/BDS Seats

Last Modified: 03 Mar 2024

Tamil Nadu NEET 2018 rank list had been released on the official website. The counselling process began on 1st of July. The TN NEET rank list 2019 was released on 6th July 2019.

The Health and Welfare Department, Government of Tamil Nadu had released the TN NEET rank list 2019 on 6th July 2019 on the official website. Shruthi K (AIR - 57th) had topped the state-merit list securing 685 marks out of 720. Two merit lists were released by the committee - one for Management quota and second for Government quota. The Tamil Nadu NEET 2018 rank list was also released on the official website – www.tnhealth.org. Separate merit lists have been released for the Government and Management Quota MBBS/BDS seats. Keerthana K. holds the first rank in the state merit list (12th in the All India merit list) with 676 marks out of 720.

TN NEET Rank List 2019

The TN NEET rank list/ merit list 2019 was released on 6th July 2019. A total of 31,353 students were declared qualified under the government quota list. The counselling for the admission began on 8th July for 3,988 medical seats and 562 management quota seats. 350 MBBS seats were increased in the government medical colleges in 2019. The cut-off marks for TN NEET 2019 is as under for different categories:


NEET 2019 Cut-Off Marks (out of 720)


701 - 134


133 - 107

General - PH

133 - 120


133 - 107

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The steps for downloading the rank lists for both 2018 and 2019 are combined below. Candidates were required to follow the steps to download the rank list.

Steps to check the TN NEET Rank List 2018 and 2019

Candidates who have qualified the NEET 2018 exam can download the TN rank list through the following steps:

  • Go the official website of TN Health and Family Welfare - www.tnhealth.org (for 2018 merit list) and to www.tnmedicalselection.org (for 2019 merit list).
  • Under the ‘Notification’ section on the home-page, find the links for provisional rank lists. Please note that separate lists are released for government and management quota seats as –
  • Provisional rank list for MBBS BDS Management Quota 2018 2019 (2019-20).
  • Provisional rank list for MBBS BDS government Quota 2018 2019 (2019-20).
  • Click on the one you want to check.
  • A Zip file will be downloaded, extract it and open the PDF.
  • Search your name in the merit list.

A total of 25,417 students have been included in the NEET 2018 TN state list for the government quota seats while 18,915 students are included for the management quota seats.

TN NEET 2018 Counselling Process

The first phase of the Tamil Nadu counselling will begin from 1st July and end on 5th July 2018.

Nativity Certificate

  • For admission to TN state quota seats, candidates need to produce the Nativity certificate. However, those who have studied class VI to XII from Tamil Nadu are not required to submit the Nativity Certificate.
  • Candidates who are native of Tamil Nadu but have studied class VI to XII from other states (partly/completely) are required to produce original certificate ascertaining their parents’ nativity. Such certificates can include Birth Certificate/Ration Card/Passport/SSLC/10th/12th/Degree/Diploma/Professional course certificates.
  • Students from other states who have completed their class VI to XII in Tamil Nadu will be treated as Open Category candidates.

Candidates who have applied for NEET UG 2018 from another state cannot claim as a Native of Tamil Nadu.

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