Bihar State Counseling

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Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB), Patna is the governing body for conducting the counseling process within Bihar. Within the state, 15% of All India Quota counseling is conducted by Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), whereas the rest 85% is conducted by the state governing body. After the declaration of NEET score, the governing body conducts the counseling for the eligible students.

There are around 1190 MBBS seats and 240 BDS seats in the state of Bihar. The counseling is conducted in the medical colleges on the basis of the scores secured in NEET UG examination. There are two rounds of counseling in the state of Bihar. After two rounds of counseling, the governing body conducts a mop up round to fill up the vacant seats of the colleges.

College NameGeneral RankGeneral ScoreOBC RankOBC ScoreEWS RankEWS ScoreST RankST ScoreSC RankSC Score
Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital, Gaya9848626158966091535761059401535111144472
Darbhanga Medical College, Laheriasarai12428618131366161319661691800494
Government Medical College, Bettiah15148611179896041854660397406487123898458
Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna9028628954262697636267798051079642508
JanNayak Karpoori Thakur Medical College and Hospital, Madhepura15282610182406042072859897582487125059457
JawaharLal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur13208616138976141460561296759488102216482
Nalanda Medical College and Hospital, Patna1088762211546620117216208321750485012502
Patna Medical College, Patna7316635797163282596315427754266029526
Sri Krishna Medical College, Muzaffarpur13230616143746131473461297250487108177475
Vardhman Institute of Medical Sciences, Pavapuri12913617157126101653160789275497114715468
Katihar Medical College, Katihar67132525
Lord Buddha Koshi Medical College and Hospital, Saharsa200354387
Madhubani Medical College, Madhubani226782366
Mata Gujri Memorial Medical College and Lions Seva Kendra Hospital, Kishanganj96723488
Netaji Subhas Medical College and Hospital, Patna230850363

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Table of content

  • NEET admission Highlights
  • Admission dates
  • Admission Procedures
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Application Form
  • NEET cut-off 2020 for Bihar
  • Merit List
  • NEET counseling
  • Counseling process
  • Documents required for counseling
  • Seat Matrix
  • FAQs

NEET admission Highlights

Counseling BodyBihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Courses offeredMBBS/BAMS/BVSc/BDS
Results acceptedNEET
EligibilityNEET Qualified
Participating collegesGovernment and private colleges
Seats available85% government and 100% private
No of counseling roundsRound 1, Round 2, and Mop-up
Types of seatsGovernment and Private
CategoriesGeneral, SC, ST, OBC, EBC,MM & SIKH MINORITY, DQ
No. of collegesGovernment- 10 Private- 6
Recognized collegesGovernment – 9 Private – 3
Permitted collegesGovernment – 1 Private – 3

Important Dates

Serial NumberEventsDatesTentative Dates for 2019
1.Release of Online Application Form  
2.Last date of submission of online application  
3.Declaration of Provisional State merit List  
4.Verification of Documents  
5.First round of Counseling  
6.Last date to report to the allotted college  
7.Second round of Counseling  
8.Last date to report to the allotted college  
9.Counseling for Mop up round  
10.Last day to report to the allotted college  

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only the citizens of India or Person of Indian Origin are eligible for the counseling procedure. Also the overseas citizen of Indian (card holder) is also eligible for the MBBS/BDS courses in the state.
  • 17 years is the minimum age of the candidates to take the admission in the medical colleges in Andhra Pradesh.
  • The candidates also have to provide a proper domicile certificate of the state to prove its local/non local status during the time of counseling.
  1. Under the presidential order the candidates should come under the definition of local candidates during the time of counseling.
  2. Either the parents of the candidates or the candidates themselves have to stay within the state with a minimum period of total ten years.
  3. Either of the parents of the candidates has to work under the state government or the central government, or educational institutions or public sector or any other institution within the state.
  4. The spouse of the candidate has to work under the state government or the central government, or educational institutions or public sector or any other institution within the state.

Apart from this the candidates should pass class 12 examinations with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English from a recognized board of education. To be eligible for the examination, the unreserved category candidate must secure 50% marks while that of PH category and reserved category (SC/ST?OBC) candidates must have secured 40%.

Important Links

NEET UGClick Here
NEET Mock TestClick Here
NEET Study MaterialClick Here
NEET Question BankClick Here
Sample PaperClick Here

Minimum qualifying criteria to take admissions in Andhra Pradesh

Government Seats

Course(s)Compulsory Qualifying RequirementsGeneral CategoryGeneral PH CategoryReserved Category (SC/ST?OBC/PH)
              MBBS/BDS1Higher Secondary or Equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry & Biology50%45%40%
2Qualifying Percentile in NEET in the academic year504540

Management Seats

Course(s)Compulsory Qualifying RequirementsGeneral CategoryGeneral PH CategoryReserved Category (SC/ST?OBC/PH)
              MBBS/BDS1Higher Secondary or Equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry & Biology- Theory and Practical50%45%40%
2Qualifying Percentile in NEET in the academic year504540

NRI Seats

ExaminationAll Candidates
Higher Secondary or Equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry & Biology- Theory and Practical50%
Qualifying Percentile in NEET in the academic year50

Reservation Policy

  • In Government or Government supported Medical or Dental colleges, the admission will be taken under two segregates- 15% All India Quota Seats and 85% State Quota Seats. DGHS will conduct the counseling process of 15% All India Quota seats while the state governing body will conduct the counseling for the rest 85% of the seats on the basis of reservation.
  • In Private medical or dental colleges, the seats will be divided homogenously into 50% for State Quota and 50% for Management quota. Within this 50% state quota seats, the admissions will be done following the reservation policy of the state.
  • The reservation policy of the state is segregated into different categories
Serial NumberCategoryReservation
1Scheduled Caste16%
2Scheduled Tribe1%
3Extremely Backward class18%
4Backward Class12%
5Reserved Category Girls3%
6Physically Handicapped (across all categories)3%

Application Form

The candidates who want to get into MBBS and BDS courses from government and private colleges in Bihar need to fill the NEET counseling form Bihar. You need to fill the counseling application form on the official website of the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.

Step 1: Visit the official Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board website

Step 2: Once you have registered, you will get a user ID and password. You need to log in with the credentials and fill in the NEET Bihar application form 2021. You need to fill in your personal information like your name, father’s name, mother’s name, address, mobile number, DOB, category, identification marks, nationality, and more.

Step 3: You need to choose the course and college you want to get into. The MBBS admissions in Bihar are based on the state merit position and the availability of seats.

Step 4: Fill in all your academic details, including your class 10 and class 12 marks.

Step 5: You need to check the declaration form, which mentions that all the information you filled in is valid. In case of discrepancies, legal actions will be taken.

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Top Colleges in Madhya PradeshTop Colleges in Bihar

Admission Procedures and Counseling body

NEET cut-off 2020 for Bihar

Here is the Bihar NEET cut off 2021 qualifying percentage:


Bihar Merit List

BCECEB will publish the merit list of the qualified candidates. The candidates who will register online for the counseling process are the only eligible one for 85% state quota counseling. As per the secured ranks, the governing body will conduct the counseling process of the candidates. At the time of registration the candidates will be provided with UGMAC ID.  After the declaration of NEET UG merit list, the candidates will be eligible to appear for the state quota counseling. The state quota merit list will be available online it also includes the candidate’s name, father’s name, category, NEET roll, NEET marks and State merit rank.

Steps to check merit list online

  • The candidates have to visit the official website of  BCECEB to look after the merit list
  • The updated merit list will be shown to the candidates after entering name or NEET roll number or UGMAC ID
  • The candidate has to take a print out of the merit list

NEET counseling

The admissions to MBBS/BDS are made through the MCC counseling process based on the NEET UG score. Candidates who qualify for the NEET exam can also apply for NEET admission to medical colleges. The NEET-UG counseling process is based on the All India Quota, State Quota, and Deemed Universities.

NEET Cutoff 2020

NEET 2020 Cut-off MaharashtraNEET 2020 Cut-off Tamil Nadu
NEET 2020 Cut-off Andhra PradeshNEET 2020 Cut-off Telangana
NEET 2020 Cut-off RajasthanNEET 2020 Cut-off Bihar
NEET 2020 Cut-off KarnatakaNEET 2020 Cut-off West Bengal
NEET 2020 Cut-off KeralaNEET 2020 Cut-off Uttar Pradesh
NEET 2020 Cut-off DelhiNEET 2020 Cut-off Odisha
NEET 2020 Cut-off HaryanaNEET 2020 Cut-off Punjab
NEET 2020 Cut-off Jharkhand NEET 2020 Cut-off Madhya Pradesh
NEET 2020 Cut-off Chhattisgarh NEET 2020 Cut-off Assam

Process of NEET counseling in Andhra Pradesh

Online Registration: The interested candidates have to register online by filling up necessary details in the official website of the governing authority. The candidates will get respective registration number after the completion of the process.

Merit List declaration: On the official website of BCECEB, the merit list of the eligible candidates will be published. f

Reporting to the venue:The merit list will be published by BCECE on its official website. The candidates have to report to the respective venue on the scheduled date and time.

Choice Filling for 2021 MCC counseling

MaharashtraTamil NaduRajasthan
BiharAndhra PradeshTelangana
KeralaUttar PradeshJharkhand
West BengalOdishaHaryana
Himachal PradeshMeghalayaMadhya Pradesh
Jammu & KashmirTripuraDelhi


  1. Is there a security deposit for Bihar NEET UG counseling?

No you need not pay any security deposit while registering for Bihar NEET counseling.

  1. Am I allowed to participate in the Mop-up round if I do not apply for Round 1 and Round 2 of NEET counseling?

Yes, you can participate directly in the mop-up round if the seats are vacant.

  1. Can I rearrange my choice filled in round 1 in round 2?

Yes you can rearrange the choice filled in the round 1 while going for round 2.

  1. Can I skip round 1 counseling after filling the form?

No you cannot skip the form filling. You will have to do the choice filling, without which you are not eligible to participate in the other round of counseling.

  1. Is there any limitation in the number of colleges to be filled in choice filling?

No there is no limit in the number of colleges to be filled in the choice filling.

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