DME ASSAM–Director of Medical Education is the governing body which conducts counseling for Medical/Dental seats in Assam.

After qualifying NEET, students are eligible to participate in the counseling process. In order to study in the Assam State Government Medical Colleges, students have to apply through MCC for AIQ seats and through DME Assam for State quota seats.


There are 6 Governmentmedical colleges in the state, in total900 seats were there out of which 747 were allotted through State counseling process and remaining 153 seats were filled through AIQ (All India Quota).

The admission in the state medical and dental colleges is administered by the SrimantaShankardeva University of Health Sciences. The colleges are as follows:

  1. Assam Medial College, Dibrugarh
  2. Gauhati Medical College, Guwahati
  3. Silchar Medical College, Silchar
  4. Jorhat Medical College & Hospital , Jorhat
  5. Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur
  6. Tezpur Medical College & Hospital, Tezpur


The counseling was organized for 85% state Govt.seats. There were three rounds of counseling, 1st round, 2nd round and mop up round (Spot round or physical round). Students having domicile of Assam are only eligible for Govt. seats.

Physical verification of document was conducted in during the counseling process.




  • The qualifying examination should be passed with minimum of 50% marks (40% for reserve category candidates) in PCB and English subjects.
  • Appearing candidates are also eligible to apply.
  • The lower age limit to apply is 17 years as on 31st December in the year of admission.
  • The upper age limit is 25 years and 5 years of age relaxation for reserve categories.
  • Only candidates who have qualified in NEET 2019 entrance test by achieving minimum 50 percentile for General and 40 Percentile for SC/ST and OBC will be eligible to participate in the DME Assam NEET 2019 counseling.
  • Assam Domicile candidates are only eligible to apply for State counseling for Govt. seats.






As per ‘Get My University’ studies, getting a Govt. seat in the state of Assam was much easier through AIQ compared to State quota. The last seat allottedin Round 1 at the rank of 357 in the State counseling in Tezpur Medical College, whereas through AIQ the last allotment was at the rank of 9676 in Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Medical College and Hospital.
Assam has got only Govt. colleges and there is no Private college in the state. Hence, as per the rule only domicile candidate can apply. Other state students are not eligible.


In total 12068 students have applied for 747 State quota seats. The list had students from starting score 649 and lowest score was 107.


There were 6 seats came for the allotment in the mop up round.






Name of the Organisation


Exam Name

NEET (National Eligibility & Entrance Test)

Official Website

No. of counselling rounds

2 Rounds + 1 Mopup 

No of Participating Colleges

Government : 6

Domicile Status

Open only for State Domicile for Govt. seats

Cutoff for Government Colleges

Round 1: GN - 364, OBC - 1422, SC –1390, ST - 2666
Round 2: GN - 357, OBC - 1515, SC –1434, ST - 2750



Non domicile Cutoff for Private College

Round 1: GN - 18816, OBC - 30469, SC – 105997, ST -167448

Round 2: GN - 25019, OBC - 32866, SC – 146643, ST - 167448

Number of Seats

AIQ - 153
State Quota - 747

Average Fee Year Range

Government: 4000 - 31000




Get free counseling session with us.

Related Blog