HP NEET (MBBS/BDS) Admission 2018 – Merit List, Cutoff, Counselling – Admissions to MBBS and BDS programme in Medical and Dental colleges in the state of Himachal Pradesh (HP) will be done on the basis of NEET 2018 scores. Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla , Himachal Pradesh will not conduct a separate entrance examination for medical courses. Therefore candidates who wish to pursue MBBS and BDS courses from government, private , deemed and central colleges located in Himachal Pradesh have to wait for the NEET 2018 result which will be announced soon on June 8, 2018.
Candidates interested in applying HP MBBS admissions 2018 under 85% state quota can check below the admission process, important dates, merit list, cutoff, and counseling process.
HP NEET (MBBS/BDS) Admission 2018
The state of Himachal Pradesh will be conducting the counseling process for HP NEET MBBS & BDS Admissions in 85% State Quota Seats and for 50% State Quota and Management Quota Seats in Private and un-aided medical/dental colleges. According to the Supreme Courts decision, NEET has replaced all state and institute level entrance exams and now only NEET 2018 examination will provide admissions to government, private and deemed medical institutions of the country.
Important Dates of HP NEET Admissions 2018 (MBBS/BDS)
|Events||Important Dates (Tentative)|
|Online Registration (Start Date)||August 2018 (2nd Week)|
|Online Registration (Last Date)||August 2018 (2nd Week)|
|Merit List Release Date (Category Wise)||August 2018 (4th Week)|
|HP NEET 2018 Counselling (1st Round)||September 2018 (1st Week)|
|HP NEET 2018 Counselling (2nd Round)||September 2018 (3rd Week)|
List of Himachal Pradesh MBBS & BDS Colleges offering admissions through NEET 2018
|College / Institution||University Name||Type|
|Indira Gandhi Medical College||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Govt.|
|Dr Rajendra Prasad Government Medical College||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Govt.|
|National Institute of Technology||Deemed||Govt|
|Indian Institute of Technology||Autonomous||Govt.|
|Solan Homeopathic Medical College And Hospital, Barog Bye-pass, Kumarhatti, Distt. Solan||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Madav Dental College, Tatul, Po Oachghat, Distt. Solan||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Dr Rp Medical College, Tanda, Distt Kangra||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Government College-Shimla||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Govt.|
|Himachal Dental College, Sundernagar, Distt. Mandi||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Himachal Institute of Dental Science, Paonta Sahib, Distt.Sirmour||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Bhojia Dental College, Budh (baddi), Chandigarh-Nalagarh Road, Distt. Solan||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|National Institute of Technology-Hamirpur||Deemed||Govt.|
|Chaudhary SArean Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidhyalaya, Palampur||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Eternal University, Baru Sahib Sarmour||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Indian Education Center (IEC) University||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
|Maharashi Markhandeswar University, Solan||Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla||Private|
HP MBBS & BDS Merit List 2018
The Merit List of Himachal Pradesh MBBS BDS 2018 will be released in the 4th Week of August 2018 by the counseling conducting authority, Directorate of Medical Education and Research, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. The Merit of HP MBBS & BDS 2018 will be based on the candidate’s score in NEET 2018 examination. Candidates must note that admissions will be made strictly as per the merit list of eligible candidates, determined on the basis of marks obtained in NEET 2018. Candidates whose names will not be in the merit list will not be eligible for counselling process under any circumstance.
**Highlights of HP MBBS Merit List 2018
- HP MBBS 2018 merit list will be released in online mode in the month of August 2018
- No individual communication will be sent to candidates regarding the release of HP MBBS BDS 2018 Merit list
- HP MBBS BDS 2018 merit list will consist of candidate’s name, marks scored in NEET 2018, rank, date of birth etc
- Candidates must note that mere presence of name in HP MBBS BDS Merit list 2018 does not mean allotment of an MBBS or BDS Seat because admission will be provided as per the rank and number of seats available
HP NEET MBBS 2018 Cutoff
Himachal Pradesh MBBS 2018 Cutoff is the required minimum marks that an applicant has to secure to be eligible for the medical programme admission. Medical aspirants who wish to pursue their studies in the state of Himachal Pradesh will have to score the required marks to be granted admission into the available seats. The cutoff of Himachal Pradesh will be announced by the admission committee of Himachal Pradesh University. As per the system of the government, the cutoff varies according to the category of the applicants. Only those applicants who meet the cutoff will be able to participate in the counselling session. All admissions will be done through counselling. The scores of NEET 2018 will be taken into consideration while the merit list is prepared.
Table showing HP NEET MBBS 2018 Cutoff
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||40|
|Schedule Caste (SC)||40|
|Schedule Tribe (ST)||40|
|Physically Handicapped (General Category)||45|
|Physically Handicapped (Reserved Category)||40|
HP MBBS Counselling 2018
The counselling of Himachal Pradesh HP (MBBS/BDS) 2018 will be conducted in offline mode in the month of September at the University Campus of Himachal Pradesh University, Summer Hill, Shimla. Candidates whose names will appear in Merit List 2018 will only be eligible to participate in HP MBBS counseling 2018 which will be held in two rounds only. Further candidates who will not participate in the first round of counselling will not be eligible for subsequent rounds of counseling.