Uttar Pradesh State Counseling Procedures

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Department of Medical Education and Training (DMET), UP, is the governing body for conducting the counseling process within UP. 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 DMET. After the declaration of NEET score, the governing body conducts the counseling for the eligible students.

There are around 4630 MBBS seats and 1270 BDS seats in the state of Uttar Pradesh. 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 Goa. After two rounds of counseling, the governing body conducts a mop up round to fill up the vacant seats of the colleges.

College NameUROP RankUROP ScoresBCOP RankBCOP ScoresEWOP RankEWOP ScoresSCOP RankSCOP ScoresSTOP RankSTOP Scores
Autonomous State Medical College and Associated Teaching Hospital, Bahraich154506101699060616979606124567457385727265
Autonomous State Medical College, Ayodhya126326171398661413775615116154466372977271
Autonomous State Medical College, Basti149496111684660716377608122924459350673284
Autonomous State Medical College, Firozabad140016141600660915774609116226466396032259
Baba Raghav Das Medical College, Gorakhpur9296627113106211040462483001504234527360
Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow40956496004640586264056865539151907430
Government Allopathic Medical College, Banda1473661215619610116979465355149281
Government Institute of Medical Sciences, Greater Noida8357631113186211088362277278511179443405
Government Medical College and Super Facility Hospital, Azamgarh1305861614493612107085476342954288
Government MedicalCollege, Badaun139636141608060915470610112448470395686259
Government Medical College, Jalaun1239361815057611117151465391469261
Government Medical College, Kannauj111876211300461697700487316039305
GSVM Medical College, Kanpur55846416788636800763262264531133709448
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow256865740506494336455843364558
Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, Meerut7892632947862770492520205523383
Mahamaya Rajkiya Allopathic Medical College, Ambedkarnagar1175962013524615109388474330915295
Maharani Laxmibai Medical College Hospital, Jhansi10328624120676191143662183391504265940337
Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad73556348986629910762871458519160201422
Sarojini Naidu Medical College, Agra91606281005162574528519236262359
Shaikh Ul Hind Maulana Mahmood Hasan Medical College, Saharanpur1116662113556615115332467389552262
State Medical College, Shahjahanpur146926121650360716207608122410460385843264
Uttar Pradesh University of Medical Sciences, Saifai10997622125006181245761887263499244989352

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Table of content

  • NEET admission Highlights
  • Important dates
  • Admission Procedures
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Application Form
  • NEET cut-off 2020 for AP
  • Merit List
  • NEET counseling 2021
  • Counseling process
  • Documents required for counseling
  • Seat Matrix
  • FAQs

NEET admission Highlights

StateUttar Pradesh
Official Websitewww.updgme.in
Counseling BodyDirector General Medical Education
Courses offeredMBBS/BDS
Results acceptedNEET UG
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, MM & JM
No. of collegesGovernment: 22 Private: 31 Deemed: 1 (To be filled through MCC)
Recognized collegesGovernment: 13 Private: 19
Permitted collegesGovernment: 9 Private: 12
Sets availableGovernment: 3078 Private: 4150 Deemed: 100

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  

Admission Procedures and Counseling body

  • First fill up the NEET application form online
  • Generation of admit card
  • NEET entrance examination
  • Declaration of Result
  • College/State wise counseling
  • Seat Allotment
  • Admission

Important Links

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

Eligibility Criteria

  • Only the citizens of India or Person of Indian Origin are eligible for the counseling procedure.
  • 17 years is the minimum age of the candidates to take the admission in the medical colleges in Uttar Pradesh.
  • The candidates also have to provide a proper domicile certificate of the which requires them to fulfill any of the criteria mentioned below:
  1. Candidate who father is a resident/origin of Uttar Pradesh and he/she is also a resident of the state.
  2. Either the parents of the candidates have to stay within the state with a minimum period of total three years.
  3. Candidates who are wards of Indian Government Employee
  4. Candidates who are basically Indian Citizen but are residing in foreign country and his/her father was a resident of Uttar Pradesh.

The eligibility criteria for the students who are not residents of Uttar Pradesh but have completed their Class 10 and 12 from the state, provided that their parents are permanent resident of Uttar Pradesh, they are not required to fulfill the domicile criteria.

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 unreserved category candidates must have secured 45%. And 40% for reserved category including PH reserved. Candidates should also secure the minimum qualifying percentile in the NEET UG Exam as per the qualifying criteria mentioned in the table below.

Minimum qualifying criteria to take admissions in Uttar Pradesh

Government Seats

Course(s)Compulsory Qualifying RequirementsGeneral CategoryGeneral PH CategoryReserved Category (SC/ST/including 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 DMET, 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 in the table below.

Seat Matrix as per reservation policy

Types of reservationCategoryReservation
     (Vertical Reservation)Scheduled Caste21%
Scheduled Tribe  2%
        Other Backward Class27%
        (Horizontal reservation)Freedom Fighter  2%
Ex Servicemen  2%
Physically Disabled  3%
Women Candidates  20%
National Cadet Corps  1%

Application Form

The candidates who want to get into MBBS and BDS courses from government and private colleges in Uttar Pradesh need to fill the Uttar Pradesh NEET counseling form. You need to fill the counseling application form on the official website of the Director General Medical Education.

Step 1: Visit the official website of Director General Medical Education www.updgme.in.

Step 2: Go to the login or register page.

Note: If you register for NEET counseling for the first time, you should go to “Candidate Registration.” While completing the registration, you need to enter your NEET roll number, rank, date of birth, and mobile number. Once you have successfully registered, then you will receive a registration number and a security pin.

Step 3: Once you are on the login page, you need to enter your NEET 2021 roll number, the generated registration number, and the security PIN.

Step 4: Once you have logged in, you must enter your academic details like class 10 marks, 12 marks, NEET 2021 marks and ranks, your address for verification.

Step 5: After filling in all the details, go to “Save and Pay” and proceed to NEET 2021 counseling application fees payment.

Step 6: Make the payment by choosing your choice of online payment from the options mentioned on the screen.

Step 7: The filled application form will come on the screen. You need to download and save it for future use.

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NEET cut-off 2020 for Uttar Pradesh

Here is the Uttar Pradesh NEET cut off:

Cut off- Government16646
Cut off – Private Open555912
Cut off – PrivateMuslim Minority: 805434 Jain Minority: 375645

NEET Merit List: Uttar Pradesh

DMET 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. 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 number, NEET marks and State merit rank.

Steps to check NEET merit list online

  • The candidates have to visit the official website of DMET to check their names in the merit list.
  • The updated merit list will be shown to the candidates after entering name or NEET roll number.
  • The State Rank as derived from NEET scores is also mentioned in the merit list.
  • The candidate has to take a print out of the merit list

Tie breaking criteria

There are many students who appear for the counseling with similar marks. The counseling authority follows different parameters for tie breaking purpose

  • The candidates who have higher marks in Biology will get preference
  • If a tie exists till then candidates who have higher marks in Chemistry will get preference
  • The candidates with older age will get preference as a final resolve

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 Uttar Pradesh

Online Registration: The interested candidates have to register online by filling up necessary details in the official website of the governing authority and paying the non-refundable counselling fee. The candidates will get respective user ID and password after the completion of the process.

Verification of Documents: in the next step, the counseling authority will verify every original document of the eligible candidate. Candidates who fail to produce original documents at the time of counseling will not be allotted seat in in the medical colleges in Uttar Pradesh.

Merit List declaration: The list of the eligible candidates will be displayed online in the official website of DMET. The merit lists including common merit list and reserved category merit lists including the names of the registered candidates will be declared.

Choice filling: In this step, the candidates have to fill up choices where they want to join as a medical student. As per the secured NEET score, the seats will be allotted to the candidate. Candidates will be able to fill in as many choices in the decreasing order of their preference. They will have to keep a print out of the same for future reference.

Admission & Seat Allotment: There will be three rounds of counseling including Mop-up round for Uttar Pradesh MBBS/BDS seats. The results of every round of seat allotment will be published in the official website. Admission of the candidates will be totally based on the NEET UG score and the choices filled in by the candidates at the time of filing up of the application form.

Reporting: After the admission letter is issued the candidates must report to the concerned college for admission along with all relevant documents for verification and prescribed tuition fees. Admission will be cancelled if the candidates fail to reach the concerned college within scheduled time and date.

Documents required for counseling

  • NEET UG admit card
  • NEET UG score card
  • Print out of Online Application Form
  • Class 10 mark sheet as proof of Date of Birth
  • Class 10 pass certificate
  • Class 12 mark sheet and pass certificate
  • PH certificate (if required)
  • Domicile certificate or Permanent Resident Certificate of their parents
  • Category certificate, if required
  • Ex-Servicemen, Freedom Fighter, NCC certificate from competent authoriy

State Medical Cutoffs:

The NEET 2018 ranks and marks secured by the last candidates to secure seats in the Government Medical Colleges of Uttar Pradesh are given below based on the data available by Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) and State Counseling Authority, to be used for reference purpose only:


Candidates who are allotted through online counseling are required to deposit a sum of INR 20,000/- for Government MBBS/BDS colleges, while an amount of INR 2,00,000/- need to be deposited for private MBBS/BDS colleges as security money.

Choice Filling for 2021 MCC counseling

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


  1. Can I verify my documents online?

No, the document verification is done offline.

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

Yes, you can take part in the mop-up round of the counseling if the seats are empty.

  1. Can I rearrange the choices in filled in round 1 before going for round 2?

Yes, you can rearrange the choices filled in NEET counseling round 1.

  1. Can I directly participate in round 2 or the mop-up round. ?

Yes, you can directly take part in round 2 of counseling if the seats are vacant.

  1. Do I need to pay any security amount during the document verification?

Yes, you need to pay a security amount for document verification which will be refunded after round 2 of counseling for those who did not get admission into any medical college.

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