The amendment made to Medical Council of India Act, 2016 and Dentist Act, 2016 by Government of India, the common eligibility test has been introduced by the Government of India viz. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG). Candidates who wish to take admission in MBBS/BDS courses of Tamil Nadu colleges is done on the basis of NEET 2019. The Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, has mandated the National Testing Agency (NTA) to conduct the NEET (UG) – 2019. Candidates can check this article regarding the Tamil Nadu Medical Admission 2019 for MBBS/BDS courses.

Tamil Nadu Medical Admission 2019 – Schedule of Events

Events Important Date
Date of NEET 2019 05 May 2019
Date of Notification issued 2nd week of Jun 2019
Starting of sale of application 2nd week of Jun 2019
Last date for issue of application 3rd week of Jun 2019
Last date for submitting the application 3rd week of Jun 2019
Declaration of Provisional Merit List last week of Jun 2019
 Counselling Phase:
  • 1st phase
  • 2nd phase

Counselling for Management quota

  • 1st Phase
  • 2nd Phase
Tentative dates:
  • 1st week of Jul 2019
  • 1st week of Aug 2019

Counselling for Management quota

  • 1st week of Aug 2019
  • last week of Aug 2019
Commencement of course 1st week of Aug 2019
MOP-UP Round 2nd week of Sep 2019

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Must be a citizen of India
  2. Overseas Citizens of India, who are registered under Section 7A of the Citizenship Act, 1955 (Central Act 57 of 1955), are also eligible to apply for MBBS/BDS courses, however they will have to produce proof of such registration.

Nativity

  1. Should be a native of Tamil Nadu
  2. Candidates who have studied Classes VIII to XII Classes in schools in Tamil Nadu need not submit the “ Nativity Certificate”, but the candidates who have studied Classes VIII to XII pertly or completely outside Tamil Nadu have to submit the “ Nativity Certificate”

Age Limit

The candidate should have completed the 17 years of the age on or before 31st December 2019.

Educational Qualification

For MBBS

  1. For other communities:
  • Minimum of 50% marks in Biology/Botany and Zoology taken together.
  • Minimum of 50% marks in each of the subjects of Physics and Chemistry.
  • Aggregate percentage of marks should not be less than 140 out of 200 marks combined in (a) and (b).
  1. Backward Class and Backward Class Muslim : –

(a) Minimum of 50% marks in Biology/Botany and Zoology taken together.

(b) Minimum of 50% marks in each of the subjects of Physics and Chemistry.

(c) Aggregate percentage of marks should not be less than 130 out of 200 marks combined in (a) and (b).

  1. Most Backward Classes and Denotified Communities : –

(a) Minimum of 50% marks in Biology/Botany and Zoology taken together.

(b) Minimum of 50% marks in each of the subjects of Physics and Chemistry.

(c) Aggregate percentage of marks should not be less than 120 out of 200 marks combined in (a) and (b).

  1.  Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Caste–Arunthathiyar , Scheduled Tribes : –

(a) Minimum of 40% marks in Biology or Botany and Zoology taken together.

(b) Minimum of 40% marks in each of the subjects of Physics and Chemistry.

(c) Aggregate percentage of marks should not be less than 80 out of 200 marks combined in (a) and (b)

  1. The candidates under Physically challenged Category – (Locomotory disability of Lower Limbs alone) –  OC / BC / BCM / MBC / DC should have obtained a minimum of 45% marks in each of the  prescribed subject in the qualifying examination.

For BDS

The  OC / BC / BCM/ MBC/ DC candidates  should have obtained not less than 50% of the aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology / Botany and Zoology taken together in the qualifying examination.

(ii) Scheduled Caste, Scheduled caste – Arunthathiyar and Scheduled Tribe –  The aggregate marks for admission shall be 40%.

(iii) The candidates under physically challenged category (OC / BC / BCM / MBC / DC) should have obtained not less than 45% of the aggregate marks in the above mentioned subjects at the qualifying examination.

Note: Normalization method will be used for calculation the minimum eligibility marks.

What is Normalization?

Under the normalization method, highest marks obtained by the students of various Boards in each subject will be In normalization, the highest mark obtained by the students of various Boards in each subject will be equivalent to the highest mark obtained by the students of State Board in that subject and the relative marks obtained by other students in that subject will be determined accordingly.

MBBS Eligibility Criteria

  • To be able to take admission in MBBS course, it is necessary to obtain a minimum marks at 50th percentile in NEET 2019.

Application Form

Candidates can fill the application form of Tamil Nadu Medical Admission 2019 for MBBS/BDS courses. You need to submit the application form on or before the last date. Any application submitted thereafter will be rejected. Before filling the application form and OMR sheet read the instructions carefully. Only one application form will be used for admission in MBBS and BDS courses.

Details Required during filling the Application Form

  • 10+2 Register Number, year and month
  • NEET 2019 Register number and Score
  • Name of the applicant
  • Name of the Parent/ Guardian
  • Gender
  • Marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-technology, Botany, Zoology
  • Select the medium of Instruction from either English, Tamil or others
  • Address for communication
  • Email ID
  • Contact Number
  • Signature of the applicant and the parent/ guardian
  • Photograph

Important Points to Remember

  1. The photograph must be taken on or before April 1, 2019
  2. The photograph must be taken with a placard showing the name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph.
  3. The photograph pasted on the Application Form should be attested by a Gazetted Officer / Headmaster / Headmistress with a clear stamp. However, the photograph pasted on the OMR sheet need not be attested.

Also, you need to enclose documents along with the application form. You need to submit only the photocopies of each of the documents, as no document enclosed with the application will be returned. The list of documents to be attached are:

  • H.S.C Mark sheet or any other equivalent examination.
  • Transfer certificate obtained completion of H.S.C or equivalent exam
  • If applicable, nativity certificate
  • Permanent Community Certificate
  • Class 10th Mark Sheet
  • Certificate of proof of study from class 8th to 12th standard.
  • H.S.C Hall Ticket
  • If applicable, first graduate certificate
  • NEET score card
  • Special category form(s) with DDs and relevant certificates (if applicable)

Documents to be submitted under NRI management Quota

  • Original declaration letter from the parent for sponsorship.
  • NEET 2019 score card.
  • Letter from the embassy/employer for the residence proof of the parent.
  • 10th Mark sheet.
  • HSC or equivalent Mark Sheet.
  • Transfer certificate obtained after the completion of HSC or equivalent courses.
  • Passport of the candidate and the parent.

Rank List

After the submission of the application, the provisional rank list will be published by Secretary, Selection Committee on its website: www.tnhealth.org, www.tnmedicalselection.org. The same will be updated on this page, candidates will check the same from the link which will be provided below.

Seat Matrix

Tentative seat matrix for Govt. Colleges and private colleges will be publish on its official website. Candidates can check College Wise seat (Reserved & Unreserved) Availability for which counselling will be done as per the schedule above.

For further information regarding the Tamil Nadu Medical Admission 2019 follow the last year brochure

  • Click here to check the Prospectus for MBBS BDS 2018 Govt Quota.
  • Click here to check the Prospectus for MBBS BDS 2018 Management Quota.

Official website: www.tnhealth.org

Insofar, Only NEET 2019 information has been released. Information regarding the Tamil Nadu Medical Admission 2019 on this page as per last year details. As soon as the conducting body will release the official notification the same will be updated here.

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6 COMMENTS

  1. What about children of employees of government of India undertaking who are transferred every 4years. Is there any provision for them?

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