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NEET PG Counselling 2023 – Registration(July 27)

NEET PG Counselling 2023 Latest News: The NEET PG 2023 Counselling schedule has been released by the Medical Counselling Committee. Registration will commence on July 27 and will remain open until noon on August 1. The choice filling can be done from July 28 to August 2, and the results of the first-round seat allocation will be announced on August 5, 2023.

The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) has announced the NEET PG 2023 Counselling dates on July 20, 2023.

NEET PG is conducted by NBE for admission to different medical courses like MS, MD, and PG Diploma in Medicine. MCC conducts NEET PG Counselling for seat allotment in deemed, central universities, and 50 percent AIQ (All India Quota) seats. The state counselling authorities conduct counselling sessions for the remaining 50 percent of All India Quota seats. 

NEET PG 2023 Updates

According to the timetable, the registration for round 1 of NEET PG counselling 2023 will commence on July 27, 2023. The MCC NEET PG Counselling 2023 is organized for MD/ MS/ PG Diploma/ PG DNB seats of All India Quota/ Central University/ Deemed University admissions.

The dates for the 2023  NEET PG Counselling will be notified online. Candidates who clear NEET PG with a minimum cut-off percentile are eligible for this allotment process. 

NEET PG 2023 Counselling Schedule


AIQ counselling – 4 Rounds

  • Round 1
  • Round 2
  • Mop-up Round
  • Stray Vacancy Round. 

No seats will be returned to the States after Round 2 is concluded

Unfilled NRI/Jain Minority/ Muslim MinorityUnfilled NRI/ /Jain Minority/ Muslim Minority seats are converted to Indian National seats after all eligible NRI/ /Jain Minority/ Muslim Minority Candidates are considered during the Mop-Up Round before returning to the Deemed University. 
Reservation Policy of AIQ

Reservation Policy – Central University/Institutes as well as seats contributed by the State:

  • Scheduled caste – 15 percent
  • Scheduled tribe- 7.5 percent

Other Backward class.- (NCL) according to the Central-OBC list – 27 percent

Reservation for EWS and PwD
  • EWS- as per Central Government norms- 10%

PwD- Horizontal Reservation according to NMC norms – 5 percent

Counselling AuthorityCounselling for PG DNB seats – conducted by MCC of DGHS, MoHFW.
Offline Stray Vacancy RoundConducted by MCC of DGHS, MoHFW for Central University/ Institutes/ AIQ/ DNB seats.

NEET PG Counselling 2023 Dates

From July 27, the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will initiate the registration process for the round 1 NEET PG 2023 counselling, specifically for the 50% All India Quota seats. Eligible applicants must sign up on the official website in order to take part in the MCC NEET PG 2023 counselling. A link to sign up for NEET PG 2023 Counselling will be given when it becomes accessible.

NEET PG 2023 exam5th March 2023
NEET PG 2023 result14th March 2023
NEET PG 2023 merit list for AIQ seats16th June 2023

NEET PG 2023 Counselling Round – 1

Verification of Seat Matrix  July 27 to 28, 2023
Registration for CounsellingJuly 27 to August 1, 2023
Last Date to RegisterAugust 1, 2023 (8 PM)
Choice Filling & Locking July 28 to 2, 2023
Allotment of Seats August 3 to 4, 2023
Final Counselling ResultAugust 5, 2023
Reporting – Allotted College  August 7 to 13, 2023

NEET PG 2023  Counselling Round- 2

RegistrationAugust 17 to 21, 2023
Last date for fee payment August 21, 2023
Choice filling & locking August 18 to 22, 2023
Allotment of seats August 23 to 24, 2023
Final result August 25, 2023
Reporting at the allotted collegeAugust 27 to September 4, 2023

Mop Up Round NEET PG 2023

Online Registration and PaymentSeptember 7 to 12, 2023
Choice Filling and Locking September 8 to 13, 2023
Processing of Seat AllotmentSeptember 14 to 15, 2023
Counselling ResultSeptember 16, 2023
Reporting at the Allotted Colleges September 18 to 25, 2023

What is mop up round in NEET PG Counselling?

The Mop Up round in NEET PG Counselling refers to the seat allotment process in medical colleges by states for the reverted seats from the All India 15% quota. This round is specifically for candidates who did not secure seats in the first and second rounds. It does not apply to candidates who have already been allocated seats.

NEET PG 2023 Cut-off

CategoryCut-off percentile Cut-off score (2023)Cut-off (2022)Cut-off score (2021)Cut-off scores (2020)Cut-off scores (2019)
General50 percentile291275302366340
UR PWD45 percentile274260283342317
SC/ ST/ OBC40 percentile257245265319295
SC/ ST/ OBC PWD40 percentile257245265319295

NEET AIQ 15% Reservation Criteria

SC15 percent
ST7.5 percent
OBC-NCL27 percent
GEN-EWS10 percent
Persons with Disability (PwBD)5 percent

Types of NEET PG Counselling

Name of CounsellingConducting Authority
MCC 2023 NEET PG counselling

Directorate General of Health Services,

Medical Counselling Committee

State quota 2023 NEET PG counsellingRespective state government/authorities

Check State-wise NEET PG Counselling

NEET PG 2023 Counselling process

Step 1: Registration

  • Visit the official website of MCC-
  • Click on PG Medical Counselling
  • Register using a valid email ID and mobile number
  • Note down the login credentials
  • Login again to fill out the application form
  • Enter personal and academic details
  • Click on submit

Step 2: Payment of Registration fee

  • Pay the registration fee. The fee will not be refunded
  • Make the security deposit. The security deposit will be refunded
  • Payments can be made online only using Net banking/ credit card/ debit card

NEET PG Counselling for State Quota Seats

The counselling for the remaining 50 percent of state quota seats is conducted by respective state authorities. This process in states is conducted only after the declaration of NEET PG results by the NBE (National Board of Examination). Counselling in the states fills up 50 percent of seats in medical colleges and 100 percent of seats in private state colleges. 


We hope this article has been helpful in providing information on NEET PG Counselling. The counselling sessions are expected to commence on 15th July 2023. Candidates must register themselves online through the official website of MCC to participate in the counselling session.


Frequently asked questions

Get answers to the most common queries related to the NEET PG Counselling 2023.

What is NEET PG Counselling 2023?

Answer: NEET PG Counselling 2023 is the process by which seats for postgraduate medical courses in India are allocated based on the NEET PG entranc...Read full

How can I register for NEET PG 2023 counselling?

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Will I be refunded the NEET PG 2023 counselling security deposit?

Answer: Yes, the security deposit is refundable. 

How many rounds of counselling are conducted for NEET PG 2023?

Answer: Typically, there are three rounds of counselling for NEET PG 2023: Round 1, Round 2, and Mop-Up Round.

Who is eligible for NEET PG Counselling?

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What is the difference between All India Quota (AIQ) and State Quota in NEET PG Counselling?

Answer: The All India Quota (AIQ) comprises 50% of the total available seats and is open to candidates from all states. The State Quota is specific...Read full

How is seat allocation done in NEET PG Counselling?

Answer: Seat allocation in NEET PG Counselling is based on the candidate’s rank, preferred choices, and availability of seats. It follows a c...Read full

During NEET PG counselling 2023, how many choices am I allowed to fill?

Answer: In the NEET PG counselling, candidates have the freedom to fill as many choices of courses and colleges as they desire.