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NEET-UG 2021: Tamil Nadu medical admission process and cut off

DME will be responsible for conducting Tamil Nadu medical 2021 admission to 85% state quota seats and 100% private colleges seats.  A total of three rounds of Tamil Nadu NEET counselling will be conducted including a mop-up round for vacant seats.

Written by Careers360 |
September 24, 2021 12:50:18 pm
TN NEET, Tamil Nadu NEETIn order to participate in the Tamil Nadu medical admission process, aspirants must appear and qualify for NEET-UG 2021 scoring the minimum required percentile.  Representational image/ file

The Directorate of Medical Education (DME) conducts the Tamil Nadu medical admission on the basis of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET-UG. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has conducted NEET 2021 on September 12 in pen and paper-based mode. The results for the undergraduate medical exam will be announced on the official NTA NEET website, neet.nta.nic.in.

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On the grounds of the scores obtained by the aspirants in NEET 2021, admission to 8,000 MBBS and 2,873 BDS seats will be granted in Tamil Nadu. Eligible candidates must read further to check the Tamil Nadu medical admission process and cutoff details.

Tamil Nadu medical admission eligibility 

Given below are the basic eligibility criteria for Tamil Nadu medical admission.

— Indian Nationals, Non-Resident of India (NRI) or Person of Indian Origin (PIO) are eligible to apply for Tamil Nadu medical admission.

— Candidates must belong to the Tamil Nadu domicile. 

— Other state candidates living in Tamil Nadu can apply for Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS admission under the open category.

— A student must be a minimum of 17 years as of December 31, 2021. 

— Students must have passed class 12 with a minimum of 50% marks for the general category. 

— Candidates from SC/ST/OBC and PH category need 40% and 45% marks respectively in the class 12 examination.

— In order to participate in the Tamil Nadu medical admission process, aspirants must appear and qualify for NEET-UG 2021 scoring the minimum required percentile. 

Tamil Nadu medical admission process

It is to be noted that the DME will be responsible for conducting Tamil Nadu medical 2021 admission to 85% state quota seats and 100% private colleges seats.  A total of three rounds of Tamil Nadu NEET counselling will be conducted including a mop-up round for vacant seats. The procedure of Tamil Nadu medical admission is mentioned below.

— The counselling of Tamil Nadu medical admission will be conducted in an online mode at tnhealth.tn.gov.in.

— During counselling, students will be asked to submit their preferences of colleges and courses.

— Based on the choices filled, state merit rank, NEET score, reservation, and other factors, the seats will be granted to eligible candidates. 

— Authorities will publish the Tamil Nadu NEET seat allotment list after each round of counselling. 

— Students who will be allotted seats will be required to report to the allotted institute for the completion of the admission process. 

Tamil Nadu Medical admission cutoff

The cutoff is the last rank and corresponding score at which admission to a particular college is granted. Candidates can check the previous year’s cutoff of Tamil Nadu medical and dental admission of the top 10 colleges from the table mentioned below.

Tamil Nadu cutoff for MBBS

College Name OBC Open
Rank Rank
Christian Medical College, Vellore (Institutional Quota) 2080
Christian Medical College, Vellore ( General ) 213
Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore 696 480
ESIC Medical College and Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Chennai 1890 997
KMCH Institute of Health Sciences and Research, Coimbatore 2499 2202
3859
Madha Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai 3955
11805
Madras Medical College, Chennai 188 93
Indira Medical College and Hospital, Thiruvallur 4694 2592
5913
Government Vellore Medical College, Vellore 1514 999
Government Villupuram Medical College, Villupuram 1689 798

Tamil Nadu cutoff for dental colleges

College Name OBC Open Community
Rank Rank
Adhiparasakthi Dental College and Hospital, Kancheepuram 18084 11192
13777
Asan Memorial Dental College and Hospital, Kancheepuram 21058
13553
Best Dental Science College, Madurai 19239
13576
Chettinad Dental College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram 9473 6267
14204
CSI College of Dental Science and Research, Madurai 8484 4876
14260
JKK Nattraja Dental College and Hospital, Komarapalayam 14523 9937
Karpaga Vinayaga Institute of Dental Sciences, Kancheepuram 14863 9914
14185
KSR Institute of Dental Science and Research, Tiruchengode 16601 4414
12698
Madha Dental College and Hospital, Kundrathur 20881
13874
Priyadarshini Dental College and Hospital, Pandur 22238
11726

 

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