In the NEET-UG 2017 exam, out of the 10,90,085 students appeared 6,11,539 passed the medical entrance examination which was held on May 7. This year the cut off marks for general candidates was 131.
Read Here: NEET UG 2017 Result Of Round I All India Quota Released
The counselling process for All India Quota seats would be held only for two rounds after which the vacant seats would be transferred to the state quota. The academic session for MBBS and BDS courses would begin from August 4, 2017.
The earlier rule where the number of candidates called for the All India Quota counselling was only five times the available number of seats has been abolished this year and all candidates who fulfill the minimum percentile criteria except from the state of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and Jammu and Kashmir are eligible for this counselling.
The counselling for the remaining 85% seats will be conducted by the respective states. The state counselling process based on NEET score has already begun for Gujarat, Kerala, and Maharashtra.
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