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Karnataka NEET PG Counselling and admission process : PG Medical

The Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) will conduct Karnataka NEET PG counselling for candidates who what’s to pursue PG Medical course. Eligible candidates can register on cetonline.karnataka.gov.in. The counselling process includes two main rounds, with a mop-up round if seats remain vacant. Admissions cover 50% state quota and 100% private college seats, based on NEET PG rank, domicile, and reservation criteria.

Karnataka is a preferred destination for many PG medical aspirants due to its rich legacy of medical education, a large number of PG seats, affordable fee structures, and prestigious institutions. This article provides a detailed overview of the Karnataka NEET PG counselling and admission process.

Check out: UP NEET PG counselling 2024, MCC NEET PG counselling 2024 for all India, MD MS admission through management quota and NEET PG 2024 registration process.

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Why Choose Karnataka for PG Medical Education

Karnataka has been at the forefront of medical education in India. Some reasons why Karnataka is favored by PG medical aspirants include:

Karnataka NEET PG Counselling

Ways to Secure Admission in Karnataka

Students can secure admission through two main counseling processes:

  1. All India Counseling: Allows admission to government colleges and deemed universities in Karnataka.
  2. Karnataka State Counseling: Permits admission to private medical colleges, and if eligible, to government colleges and government seats in private colleges.

NEET PG Exam Date for 2024

The NEET PG exam dates for 2024 will be conducted on August 11th 2024 . Originally set for June 23, 2024, the exam was postponed due to recent controversies surrounding the NEET 2024 exam. The Karnataka NEET PG counselling dates for 2024 will be announced online following the NEET PG 2024 exam. Aspiring candidates eagerly await the new schedule to plan their admission process.

Eligibility Criteria for Government and Private Quota Seats

Government Quota Seats

Students who have completed MBBS in Karnataka or have studied for 10 years in Karnataka and completed either their 10th or 12th grade in Karnataka are eligible for government seats in both government colleges and private colleges.

  • Government Colleges: 50% seats reserved for All India Counseling and 50% for State Counseling.
  • Eligibility:
    • Students who completed MBBS in Karnataka.
    • Students who studied for 10 years in Karnataka and completed either 10th or 12th grade in Karnataka.

Private Quota Seats

  • Government Quota in Private Colleges:
    • Students who completed MBBS in Karnataka or studied for 10 years in Karnataka and completed either 10th or 12th grade in Karnataka.
  • GMP (General Merit Private) Category:
    • Students who studied for 10 years in Karnataka and completed 10th or 12th grade in Karnataka.
  • Open Category:
    • Any student from all over India.
  • NRI and Other Quotas:
    • Open to students from all over India, with a higher fee structure.
Karnataka NEET PG Counselling

Fee Structure

CategoryFee per Year (INR in words)
Government CollegesAround INR 1Lakh /- per year
Government Quota in Private CollegesINR 7,14,000 /- per year
Private Quota in Private CollegesINR 12,63,000 /- per year
Private UniversitiesFees range from INR 25 lakhs to 40 lakhs per year
NRI and Other QuotasFees can range from INR 60 lakhs to INR 1 crore per year for premium branches

Karnataka NEET PG Counselling 2024: Documents Required

Documents required before applying to Karnataka NEET PG Counselling.

List of Documents
Copy of duly filled application form of Karnataka NEET PG 2024 counselling
Two passport-sized photographs
Valid photo ID proof (PAN card/driving license/voter ID/passport/Aadhar card/ration card)
NEET PG 2024 admit card
NEET PG 2024 scorecard
Class X marksheet
Class XII marksheet
MBBS marksheets
Qualifying degree certificate
Internship completion certificate
Certificate from the head of the institution certifying that the medical college is recognised by MCI
Eligibility Certificate (for candidates who have graduated from an institute other than RGUHS)
Migration Certificate (for candidates who have graduated from an institute other than RGUHS)
Registration Certificate issued by MCI/SMC
Compulsory Government service bond on a stamp paper of INR 100 (Annexure 1)
Undertaking on a stamp paper of INR 200, stating that the candidate will serve under the state government of Karnataka for three years
Undertaking on a stamp paper of INR 20, for completion of the document verification process
Caste/community certificate (if applicable)

Karnataka NEET PG Counseling Process

The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) conducts the counseling process. The steps involved are:

STEP 1: Registration

PG aspirants must register on the KEA portal online and offline application can’t be accepted. The application fees for Karnataka NEET PG counselling is given below.

CategoryFee (In INR)
NRI/OCI/PIO/Foreign Nationals5,000
General/2A/2B/3A/3B1,000
SC/ST/Cat-1/PWD500

STEP 2: Online Document Verification

To participate in Karnataka NEET PG 2024 counselling, candidates must upload relevant PDF-format documents with their application. Failure to do so will exclude them from seat allotment consideration. Upon successful document verification, candidates receive a ‘Verification Acknowledgement’ detailing their information and an alphanumeric secret key. This key is crucial for setting the account password on KEA’s official website, ensuring secure access to further counselling procedures.

How to set the password using the secret key?

StepDescription
Go to official website of KEANavigate to KEA’s official website
Select ‘NEET PG 2024 Option Entry’Locate and select the option for NEET PG 2024 Option Entry
Enter testing ID and secret keyInput the testing ID and the alphanumeric secret key received
Enter new passwordSet a new password for your account
Confirm new passwordRe-enter the new password to confirm
Register new mobile numberUpdate your mobile number for communication
Register new email IDUpdate your email address for notifications
Select hint questionChoose a hint question from the options provided
Type hint answerEnter the answer to the selected hint question
Click ‘Login’Proceed by clicking on the ‘Login’ button
Note down password and hint answerRecord your new password and hint answer for future reference

STEP 3: Choice Filling

Students can fill in their choices of colleges and courses before Round 1. Choices can be modified or deleted in subsequent rounds, but no new choices can be added.

STEP 4: Allotment and Choices

After choice filling, the allotment process begins:

  1. Round 1 Allotment:
    • If allotted a seat, students can accept and complete the admission process.
    • They can also opt for upgradation in further rounds while holding the allotted seat.
  2. Subsequent Rounds:
    • In Round 2, modifications are allowed but not additions of any other college to the list.
    • If allotted a seat in Round 2, students must take admission to be eligible for mop-up rounds, except for paraclinical or nonclinical subjects.
Karnataka NEET PG Counselling

Frequently Asked Questions on Karnataka NEET PG Counselling

1. What are the ways to secure admission in Karnataka for PG medical courses?

A: Students can secure admission through two main counseling processes:
1.All India Counseling: This allows admission to government colleges and deemed universities in Karnataka.
2.Karnataka State Counseling: This permits admission to private medical colleges and, if eligible, to government colleges and government seats in private colleges.

2. How many seats are there in NEET PG in the state of Karnataka?

A: There are total 70 medical colleges in Karnataka which has approximately 5980 seats which provide medical PG course.

3. Who can apply for Karnataka NEET PG counselling?

A: Students who have completed MBBS can apply for Karnataka NEET PG counselling.

4. How to apply for Karnataka NEET PG counselling?

A: To apply for Karnataka NEET PG counselling , Eligible candidates should register on cetonline.karnataka.gov.in.

Conclusion

Karnataka offers an attractive proposition for PG medical aspirants with its well-established colleges, extensive seat availability, and reasonable fee structure. Understanding the counseling process, eligibility criteria, and fee structures is crucial for successful admission. For further guidance, students are encouraged to reach out through comments or join relevant counseling guidance groups.

Check out out other article on PG medical MD MS admission through management quota.

Other NEET PG counselling articles : UP NEET PG counselling 2024 and MCC NEET PG counselling 2024 for all India.

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