Directorate of Medical Education, Health & Family Welfare Government of Tripura releases the applications for the admission to Tripura MBBS Admission for the academic year 2018-2019. All these candidates must have to appear for NEET 2018. The seat distribution shall be made through a counselling process that is to be done by the Counselling committee of the concerned university soon. But before that the NEET qualified candidates have to fill the application form. The candidates are advised to read this article for a clear explanation of the same.

After the publication of NEET result 2018, the DME shall announce the dates for the registration of the eligible candidates whose names appear in the merit list as prepared. All these successful candidates will have to attend the counselling process and secure their seat. All colleges will send the list of seats in their departments to DME who will then declare the counselling programme. Counselling will be strictly done on the basis of the merit list and setas will be offered strictly based on the number of seats available in the sponsoring college. Physical appearance in the counselling process is mandatory.

Colleges offering the course

Course Institute Management type Seat intake
MBBS Agartala Government Medical College, Agartala Govt. 100
MBBS Tripura Medical College and Dr. B R A M Teaching Hospital, Agartala Trust 100

Tripura MBBS Admission 2018

Entry to professional MBBS and BDS programmes in various government, private and deemed universities in Tripura state are to be done on the basis of NEET 2018 scores from 2018 onwards. Tripura Board of Joint Entrance examination will not conduct any separate entrance exam for the same purpose.

Event Date
Application form submission in offline mode start date 03rd week of June 2018

Eligibility criteria

  • Age Requirement- the candidate must have completed at least 17 years as on 31 December 2017.
  • Upper age relaxation- 5 years for SC/ST/OBC
  • Intermediate Requirement- applicant must have passed 12th class or equivalent
  • Subjects- the aspirant must have studied English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biotechnology
  • NEET Qualification-  the subject must have qualified NEET 2018
  • Final year candidates- the candidates who have appeared for 12th class qualifying examination from science stream but is awaiting his result may also apply on condition that his/her result is declared before the screening by the committee.

Domicile Criteria for the counselling of NEET UG Courses for the year 2018-19

The applicant must be an Indian Citizen and a Permanent Resident of Tripura. The applicant
or his / her parents must have been residing in the State of Tripura continuously for not less than 10(ten) Years immediately prior to the date of making application for appearing at NEET- UG 2018.

Children of All India Services Officers borne in Tripura Cadre and the Children of the
Employees of the State Government posted outside Tripura will be eligible to appear at the
Counseling irrespective of their prior stay in Tripura.

In case a candidate is not permanent resident of Tripura but his / her parent is an officer on
deputation to the Government of Tripura / Officer of the Central Government working in Tripura and has served in Tripura continuously for a period of 3(three) years or more and due to appear passed Higher Secondary Examination from an Institution of Tripura, he/she will be eligible for appearing in the Counseling.

In case of wards of Ex-Servicemen, either the candidate or his / her parents must have been
staying in Tripura continuously for not less than 5 (five) years immediately prior to the date of
making application for appearing at NEET UG / PG 2018 Examination and the candidate must have passed already or appeared / due to appear at the H5 (+2 stage) Examination in the year of NEET UG, 2018 Examination from any legally recognized Institution of India with subjects in which he she desires to appear at the NEET UG, 2018. Children of serving Defense Personnel (Army/Navy/Air Force) hailing from Tripura are also allowed to appear for counseling provided that their children should have stayed in Tripura continuously not less than 5 (five) years immediately prior to the date of making application for appearing at the NEET UG, 2018 Examination and that the candidate must have passed or appeared / due to appear at the H.S (+ stage) examination from any Institution of Tripura with the subjects in which he / she desires to appear in the NEET UG, 2018 Examination.

Application procedure

All the candidates will have to fill an application form. The candidates applying against State Quota and students applying for seat against All India Quota will fill up the form separately. It would be mentioned on the top of the application form. Hence, You have to take a print of the correct application form and fill the required particulars. The particulars required to be filled are:-

  1. Name of Applicant
  2. Sex
  3. Mother’s Name
  4. Father’s Name / Guardian’s Name
  5. Father’s/Guardian’s profession
  6. Nationality
  7. State
  8. Category- OTHERS/ SC/ ST/ PH/ Ex Army
  9. Locomotors Disability (lower Limb)- tick mark “YES” or “NO”
  10. If Yes, percentage of Locomotors Disability(lower Limb)
  11. Date of Birth Day Month Year
  12. Blood Group
  13. Address for communication
  14. Mobile No.
  15. E-mail ID
  16. Permanent Address
  17. Contact No. of Guardian
  18. Marks obtained in qualifying exam (10+2) / Equivalent with Name of Board/University:- % Marks in English, % Marks in Physics, % Marks in Chemistry,  % Marks in Biology, % Marks in PCB.
  19. Mark Obtained in NEET(UG)-2018
  20. Percentile Score
  21. All India Rank(Overall)
  22. Category Rank
  23. Category- PH-Rank
  24. Amount paid for Application
  25. Payment done in Demand Draft-
  26. Date
  27. Place
  28. Signature of the Applicant
  29. Declaration

First round of counselling

It is possible that the 01st round of counselling will be held in the month of July 2018. The candidates will appear in physical along with the documents and the course fee. It is possible that there will be only 1 round of counselling. The counselling committee may hold 2nd round of counselling if needed. Counselling committee will maintain the record of the seats being accepted or rejected by the candidate and taking their signature in the register of the department.

Documents to be produced at the time of counselling

All the applicants are requested to enclose their self attested xerox copies of the following documents alongwith their application:-

  • Age Proof.
  • Aadhar Card / e-aadhar Card
  • Madhyamik marksheet & admit card
  • NEET 2018 Rank Card
  • NEET Admit Card
  • Marksheet of 12th class (2 attested copies)
  • Passing Certificate of qualifying examinations
  • Category Certificate SC/ST/PH
  • Demand Draft (Original)

Surrendering seats

The candidates who wishes to surrender his/her seat offered in the 01st round of counselling hoping to get a better seat in 02nd round of counselling and it so happens that the next round of counselling is held, the candidate shall not be allowed to exercise his preference. He will have to stick to the seat he has been offered by the committee. He will have to accept the seat available in the college at the point of 02nd round. Also candidate surrendering his/her seat shall have to apply to the counselling committee within the 7 days of seat allotment.

Second round of counselling

After 01st round of counselling, all the medical colleges shall have to inform the chairman of the counselling committee about the seat status. DME will calculate the seat status and inform the candidates through all the medical colleges. You will be able to see the category wise, course wise vacancy of seats in the courses and the colleges so that the next course of action can take place. The candidates will then be called according to their merit position.

Insofar, Only Domicile Criteria for Tripura MBBS Admission 2018 has been announced. Rest of the information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as DME under Health & Family Welfare Department, Govt. of Tripura releases Tripura MBBS Admission 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here

MBBS / BDS Admission through NEET



  1. Sir, I’m from Bihar(domicile) and have qualified Neet 2018. Am I eligible for counseling process and admission in Tripura Medical College(Private college)???

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