Tamilnadu MBBS NEET Counselling


DME –  DIRECTORATE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION, Tamil Nadu is the Governing body which conducts Medical/Dental counseling in the State for the 85% State quota and 100% Private Seats for the students of the state.

There are 27 Government College consisting of 3647 seats, out of which 547 seats got filled through AIQ (All India Quota) and remaining 3100 got filled through State counseling process.

State also has 13 Private Medical College which offers 2000 seats which entirely got filled through State Counseling process.

Tamil Nadu allows other students also to participate in the counseling process to opt Private seats under Management quota.

There were 3 rounds of counseling, Round 1 and 2 conducted online, mop up was conducted offline.

Get My University Observations

As per “Get My University” research, Tamil Nadu has one of the highest numbers of Government seat to be offered to the state domicile students. There was huge competition for the Government seats, in total 31353 students applied for 3100 Government seat. 10 students were fighting for 1 seat.

Important information which we found useful for Medical Aspirant looking for seat In Tamil Nadu state counseling are as follows:

  • If anyone in any circumstances misses to participate in person in round 1 will not be allowed to participate in subsequent round/
  • On the basis of NEET Rank state will prepare its own merit list considering people who have applied.
  • Candidates are required to send hard copy of their online filled in application with necessary enclosure.
  • Community certificate needs to be obtained from Tamil Nadu only, certificate obtained from other states will be considered as open category only.
  • There are self-financed Government seat at a higher fee structure but only those students are allowed to participate whose parent’s income is higher than 2.5 lakh per annum for the entire category except those who converted to Christianity, these candidates can apply if their parent’s income is more than 2 Lacs.
  • All selected students are required to take Hepatitis B Vaccine before the commencement of class.

We would like to advice our medical aspirant to look into all the necessary information, before they go ahead with the form filling. We suggest you to take proper counseling to explore more opportunities. Connect with our team for more details.

Counselling HIGHLIGHTS for Tamilnadu mbbs 2020

Name of the OrganizationTNHEALTH NEET UG
Exam NameNEET (National Eligibility & Entrance Test)
Official Websitewww.tnhealth.org
No. of counseling rounds2 Rounds + 1 Mop up
No of Participating CollegesGovernment : 27 Private : 13
Domicile StatusOpen for State Domicile for Govt. seats and Pvt. Non domicile open only for Management quota in Pvt.
Cutoff for Government CollegeRound 1: GN - 2095 OBC - 3286 SC – 11036 ST - 17248 Round 2: GN - 2846 OBC - 3484 SC – 10232 ST - 19226
Cutoff for Private CollegeRound 1: GN - 2744 OBC - 3364 SC – 19626 ST - 18040 Round 2: GN - 5806 OBC - 4059 SC – 11891 ST - 23314
Number of SeatsState Govt. 3100 Private - 1700
Average Fee Year RangeGovernment: 13600 - 554370 Private: 355000 – 400000 Non domicile - 1250000

Counselling schedule for Tamilnadu mbbs 2020

Mentioned above is a tentative schedule. Counselling is expected to get delayed due to COVID 19. Fresh schedule will be available as soon it is online.

Release of application formLast week of June 2020
Last date to registerFirst week of July 2020
Last date to submit the receipt of applicationFirst week of July 2020
Merit list will be published onSecond week of July 2020
First round of counselling for government quota (phase I)Third week of July 2020
Round one counselling for government quota (phase II)Depends on AIQ counselling schedule
Seat allotment resultThird week of July 2020
Management quota counselling round oneLast week of July 2020
Result of counsellingFirst week of August 2020
Government quota second round of counsellingSecond week of August 2020
TN MBBS/BDS seat allotment resultSecond week of August 2020
Management quota second round of counsellingLast week of August 2020
Tamil Nadu MBBS resultsLast week of August 2020

Eligibility in tamilnadu UG Counselling

  • 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.
  • Overseas Citizens of India, who are registered under Section 7A of the Citizenship Act, 1955 (Central Act 57 of 1955) are eligible to apply for MBBS/BDS Degree Courses subject to the production of proof of such registration. However, OCI candidates will not be eligible for any kind of reservation and will be treated only as Open Category.
  • Only candidates who have qualified in NEET 2019 entrance test by achieving minimum 50 percentile for General and 40 Percentile for SC/ST will be eligible to participate in the Tamil Nadu NEET 2019 counseling.
  • Tamil Nadu Domicile candidates can only apply for State Government Seats and Private seats.
  • Non domicile are eligible to apply for Private seats under Management quota.
  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 from Open School or as private candidates shall not be eligible to appear for ‘National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test’. Furthermore, study of Biology / Biotechnology as an Additional subject at 10+2 level also shall not be permissible.


1Fill the form online on www.tnhealth.org Candidates should submit their filled in online application form after uploading the details in the required fields. They should send the printout of filled in online application form with necessary enclosures. The cost of application form of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only) should be paid through online payment via. Bank payment portal in the websites or by means of Demand Draft drawn in favor of  “The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10” payable at Chennai.2Send Application form to THE SECRETARY, SELECTION COMMITTEE, 162, PERIYAR E.V.R. HIGH ROAD, KILPAUK, CHENNAI – 10.

3Publication of Merit list.

4Publication Of Result

5Document Verification, Fee Submission and Reporting.

6Willingness to go for the upgradation or surrender of seat.

7After 2nd round if no allotment happened, person is eligible to participate in the Mop up round.

list of Documents for TAMILNADU ug counselling

Candidates will have to bring the original documents for verification & attach the self-attested copies of the given documents with the application:

  • Class 10th Mark Sheet & Passing Certificate
  • 10+2 or its Equivalent Examination Mark Sheet
  • NEET Rank Card
  • Date of Birth Proof
  • School Leaving Certificate or Transfer Certificate
  • Caste Certificate
  • Non-Creamy Layer Certificate
  • PwD Certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Photo ID proof


Rajah Muthiah Medical College & HospitalChidambaramGovernment150
Coimbatore Medical CollegeCoimbatoreGovernment150
Chengalpattu Medical CollegeChengalpattuGovernment100
Dharmapuri Medical College DharmapuriDhrmapuriGovernment100
Government Medical College and ESI HospitalCoimbatoreGovernment100
Kilpauk Medical CollegeChennaiGovernment150
Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical CollegeSalemGovernment100
Thiruvannamalai Medical CollegeTiruvannamalaiGovernment100
Irt Perundurai Medical CollegePerunduraiGovernment100
Government Medical College KanyakumariKanyakumariGovernment150
Madurai Medical CollegeMaduraiGovernment250
Madras Medical CollegeChennaiGovernment250
Sivagangai Medical CollegeSivagangaiGovernment100
Stanley Medical CollegeChennaiGovernment250
Theni Medical CollegeTheniGovernment100
Thoothukudi Medical CollegeToothkudiGovernment150
Thanjavur Medical CollegeThanjavurGovernment150
Thiruvarur Government Medical College HospitalThiruvarurGovernment100
Vellore Medical CollegeVelloreGovernment100
Government Pudukkottai Medical College Hospt PudukkottPudukkottaiGovernment150
Government Medical College TirunelveliTirunelveliGovernment250
ESIC Medical College ChennaiChennaiGovernment150
Government Karur Medical CollegeKarurGovernment150
K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical CollegeTiruchirapalliGovernment250
Villupuram Medical CollegeVillupuramGovernment100
Government Medical College OmandurarOmandurarGovernment150
Annapoorna Medical College & HospitalSalemPrivate150
Madha Medical College & HospitalChennaiPrivate100
Chettinad Hospital & Research InstituteKancheepuramPrivate150
K M C H Institute of Health ScienceCoimbatorePrivate150
Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Medical College & HospitalPerambalurPrivate100
Sree Mookambikai Institute of Medical SciencesKanyakumariPrivate150
Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Institute of Medical Sciences & ResearchKancheepuramPrivate150
PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & ResearchCoimbatorePrivate100
Karpaga Vinayaga Institute of Medical SciencesKancheepuramPrivate150
Trichy SRM Medical College Hospital & Research CentreTiruchirapalliPrivate150
Sri Muthukumaran Medical Colleges & HospitalChennaiPrivate150
Velammal Medical College Hospital & Research InstituteMaduraiPrivate150
Tagore Medical College & HospitalChennaiPrivate100
Christian Medical College, VelloreVellorePrivate100

*Kindly click on page numbers above view fill table contents. You can also search values in top right search bar.

categorieS in TAMILNADU counselling

Category ASeats in Government Medical Colleges.
Category BB1. Rajah Muthiah Medical College/ Annamalai University/ Chidambaram. B2. I.R.T Medical College/Perundurai/ Erode. B3. ESIC Medical College and PGIMSR/ K.K.Nagar/ Chennai.
Category CGovernment Quota Seats in Self Financing Medical Colleges.
Category DSeats in Government Dental College
Category EGovernment Quota seats in Self Financing Dental Colleges
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