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The Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) will release the National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination, NEET-UG  counseling schedule at

MCC’s NEET 2022 counseling will be held for 15% of All India Quota (AIQ) seats in government colleges and 100% in deemed/central universities, ESIC/AFMS, AIIMS, JIPMER, and BSc Nursing programs on the grounds of NEET 2022. The NEET AIQ counseling process for 2022 will be divided into four rounds namely rounds 1, 2, mop up and stray vacancy.

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In the NEET UG 2022 counseling session, eligible candidates will have to register, fill out the choice of courses and colleges and pay the fee. On the ground of the choices filled by the aspirants, NEET 2022 rank, seat availability, and reservation, the seat will be allotted.

NEET is the only entrance examination for admission to 91,415 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, and 525 BVSc & AH seats, respectively in 542 and 313 medical and dental colleges.

NEET UG counseling  – Overview 



Conducting Bodies

AIQ- By Directorate General of Health Sciences (DGHS) for the National Medical Council

State Quota – Respective state authorities

counseling Website


State Quota – Given in the table below on this page

Seat Intake

AIQ – 15% of Govt Seats, 100% of Deemed and Central University seats, ESIC, AFMC, AIIMS, and JIPMER seats

State Quota – 85% of Govt seats, 100% of private seats of the state

NEET UG  counseling Key Dates

To avoid missing any important event in regards to NEET UG counseling 2022 by MCC, candidates are advised to keep track of the dates mentioned in the table below.

MCC NEET UG counseling 2022 Dates


Round 1

Round 2

Mop-up round


To be announced

Not announced yet

To be announced

Ccounselingng & locking

To be announced

To be announced

To be announced

Processing of seat allotment

To be announced

To be announced

To be announced


To be announced

To be announced

To be announced

Reporting to allotted colleges

To be announced

To be announced

To be announced

Be familiar with the NEET UG counseling scheme for 15% AQI

The MCC will conduct four rounds of counseling: AIQ Round 1, AIQ Round 2, AIQ Mop-up round, and stray vacancy round. Candidates who qualify as part of the All India Quota will be eligible based on their NEET UG results in 2022, other than the Union Territory of J&K. If seats remain vacant after round 2 of NEET 2022 counseling in AIQ, they will be sent back to the states.

The AIQ for NEET counseling in 2022 will include the following:

  • 15% MBBS/BDS Seats of States
  • 100% MBBS/BDS Seats of BHU
  • 100% MBBS Seats of AIIMS across India
  • All India Quota of JIPMER (Puducherry/ Karaikal)
  • All India Quota seats of AMU/ DU/ VMMC/ ABVIMS
  • All India Quota Seats of Faculty of Dentistry (Jamia Milia Islamia)
  • All India Quota Seats of ESIC



100% Deemed University

There will be four rounds of counseling i.e. Round 1, Round 2 of AIQ and Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round.

●     Out of the four rounds, three rounds will be conducted online by MCC i.e. Round 1, Round 2, and Mop-Up Round.

●     The Stray Vacancy round shall be conducted by the respective Deemed counselings


There will be four rounds of counseling i.e. Round 1, Round 2 of AIQ, and Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round for 18 AIIMS.

●     Out of the four rounds, three rounds will be conducted online by MCC i.e. Round 1, Round 2, and Mop-Up Round.

●     The Stray Vacancy round shall be conducted by AIIMS


●     ESIC 15% seats would be allotted through All India Quota (Round one & two).

●     The remaining 85% seats shall be treated as state quota seats and will be open to all the candidates participating in the Mop-up Round.

Central university/institute

●     There will be four rounds of NEET 2022 counseling i.e. Round 1, Round 2 of AIQ, and Mop-Up Round & Stray Vacancy Round.

●     Out of the four rounds, three rounds will be conducted online by MCC i.e. Round 1, Round 2, and Mop-Up Round.

●     Stray Vacancy round shall be conducted by the respective Central University/Institute.

AIQ seat matrix for MCC NEET UG counseling 2022

The DHGS will release the seat matrix on behalf of MCC for the NEET 2022 counseling round one. Once released, candidates can find the NEET UG counseling 2022 seat matrix from the table. Until then, candidates can check the seat matrix below for MCC NEET counseling for the previous year. Seat matrices for MBBS, BDS, and AIQ seats in Central University, Deemed University, and those offered by ESIC institutes will be published separately.

About NEET Counseling 2022

Based on NEET-UG results, admissions to MBBS/BDS courses under AIQ deemed universities, and ESIC/AFMS colleges in the country are decided by the MCC NEET 2022 counseling process. The NEET exam qualifying is a requirement for admission to these medical courses. There are two types of NTA NEET counseling: All India and State counseling. The following seats are included in NEET UG counseling

  1. MCC counseling process for All India Quota seats: The AIQ NEET 2022 counseling process is the only method of admission to 15% of seats in all government medical and dental colleges, all seats at deemed universities and central universities, and all seats at Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) and the American Funds for Medical Care (AFMC) including Delhi University (DU), BHU, AMU, and AIIMS & JIPMER. It is important to note that J & K are not involved in this process.
  1. State Quota seats for NEET UG counseling: Admissions to 85% of seats from government colleges and all seats from private unaided/aided minority/non-minority medical/dental colleges in the state will be done through state NEET counseling 2022.

NEET counseling 2022: Eligibility criteria

  • Candidates who will qualify for the NEET will be eligible to apply for NEET 2022 counseling.
  • Candidates from Jammu and Kashmir would not be eligible to participate in All India NEET counseling unless they give their consent.
  • Those who will register for NEET 2022 counseling on the MCC website.
  • The AIQ counseling for Deemed Universities will be open to all NEET-qualified candidates.

Central University Eligibility Criteria for the NEET counseling in UP2022

1) Delhi University (LHMC, UCMS, MAMC): – 15% seats for All India Quota & 85% institutional quota seats for candidates who have passed their 10+2 in Delhi.

2) Aligarh Muslim University (AMU):- 50% Institutional reservation for the AMU school candidates studying there for the last 3 years. Rest of the 50% of seats to All India candidates.

3) BHU:- Open to All India candidates

4) Faculty of Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi: 3 BDS seats under the internal quota of JMI, and 47 seats are open to All India quota candidates. Students who have passed their 10+ 2 from Jamia Schools can apply for an internal quota.

5) VMMC & SJH: 15% seats for All India and rest as Institute Quota for students who have passed their 10+2 from Delhi.

NEET 2022 Counseling Process

MCC will conduct NEET-UG 2022 counseling for AIQ in four rounds, including a mop-up round and a stray vacancy round. Following the completion of Round 2, the remaining seats will be filled in a mop-up round and a stray vacancy round by the MCC. Steps to be taken include

Step 1: Complete the MCC NEET registration process, including payment.

Step 2: NEET 2022 counseling choice filling and locking

Step 3: Round 1 seat allotment and result announcement

Step 4: Reporting to the allotted Medical/Dental College (option for free entry/exit)

Step 5: Round 2 net vacant seats are published.

Step 6: NEET counseling round 2 registration (not necessary for already registered candidates) and fresh choice filling for NEET counseling round 2

Step 7: Round 2 of seat allocation (exit with forfeiture of security amount option available)

Step 8: Reporting to medical/dental colleges/institutions in preparation for round 2 (candidates once joined the allotted seat are not allowed to vacate the seat).

NEET 2022 counseling Process Step-by-Step

Step 1: NEET counseling registration

Qualified and eligible candidates need to register at Applicants must fill out their NEET roll number, registration number, name, mother’s name, and date of birth. Next, pay the NEET counseling fee and security fee online with a credit card or debit card.

Institution Type


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Security Fee


15% AIQ/ Central Universities


Rs. 1,000

Rs. 10,000



Rs. 500

Rs. 5,000

Deemed Universities

All Categories

Rs. 5000

Rs. 2,00,000

Step 2: Filling in choices for NEET 2022 counseling

How should choices be filled in for NEET counseling in 2022? Here’s how. Applicants must make a dummy sheet and enter their dream college choices. They can use the NEET college predictor if they want to know their chance of getting into college based on past data. For the NEET counseling process in 2022, they will be able to choose from this list of choices.

Step 3: NEET 2022 Seat Allotment

Candidates must log in and download their seat allotment letters as soon as they are released. A free exit is available in the first round, while a forfeiture exit is available in the second round.

Step 4: Reporting to the Allotted College

Upon receiving an allotment of seats, a candidate must report to the designated college to complete the admissions processes. Reporting or joining during the first round is not mandatory. Those wishing to take the seat or upgrade must join and report. Seat allocation must be followed by reporting and joining in the second round unless candidates are willing to forfeit their security deposit by opting out. When reporting to the assigned college, candidates must present the originals of the specified documents.

Which documents are needed for NEET counseling 2022?

  • NEET 2022 Admit Card
  • Rank Letter or NEET score card
  • Class 10 certificate and mark sheet (for date of birth)
  • Class 12 certificate and mark sheet
  • ID proof (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
  • Eight passport size photographs
  • Provisional Allotment Letter
  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)

NRI/ OCI candidates appearing for Deemed Universities must submit the following documents

  • Passport copy of sponsored, embassy certificate
  • Sponsorship affidavit (stating that sponsorer is ready to bear the expenses for the whole duration of the study)
  • Relationship Affidavit (Relation of Candidate with the sponsorer)

NEET counseling in UP2022 – What is the free exit? What is the exit with forfeiture?

Free Exit (only for round 1) – A candidate assigned a seat in round 1 who does not join/report to the college to which they have been assigned would not be penalized (the security deposit would not be forfeited). Candidates will be eligible for further rounds.

Exit with forfeiture – If a candidate is offered a seat in round 2 but does not intend to take the seat, they can still exit with forfeiture (losing the security amount deposited) within the period given.

Candidates joining the allotted seat in the second round will not be eligible to resign/surrender their seats and will not be permitted to participate in state counseling either.

NEET 2022 counseling for Deemed/Central Universities/Central Institutes

Step 1: Register for the mop-up round again (not required for earlier resigned candidates)

Step 2: Filling and locking your choices

Step 3: Mop-Up Round Seat Allocation for NEET 2022 counseling.

Step 4: Publication of the Results

Step 5: Reporting to the Medical/Dental College of your choice

Step 6: A list of ten times (of the registered candidates) of several stray vacancies to be provided to Deemed / Central Universities in strict order of merit to be exhausted.

Step 7: Deemed/Central Universities will conduct the last stray vacancy round (There will be no Fresh Registration of candidates in the Final Stray Vacancy Round)

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