Odisha NEET UG Counselling: Odisha NEET counselling 2021 is the state centralized Online counselling process via which a candidate can apply to MBBS/BDS programs in numerous Government/Private Medical College affiliated with State Medical University of Odisha. The counselling procedure can be based mostly on one’s NEET Scorecard and can be managed by the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE).
Throughout the article, you’ll get to find out about Odisha NEET 2021 Counselling process, Top Medical/Dental Colleges in Odisha and NEET Odisha 2021 Cut off.
NEET 2021 Brief Description
|Name of Examination||National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG) or NEET-UG|
|Conducted by||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|NEET Exam Date 2021||September 12, 2021 (Announced)|
|NEET Result 2021||To be Announced Soon|
|MCC AIQ NEET 2021 Counselling Starting Date||To be Announced Soon|
|Odisha NEET 2021 Counselling Starting Date||To be Announced Soon|
|Odisha NEET Counselling Conducting Authority||Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE)|
|Level of NEET Examination||National-level|
|Mode of Exam||Offline (Pen & Paper)|
|Duration of Examination||3 hours|
|Total Number of Questions||180 Multiple Choice Questions|
|Languages available for the Examination||Hindi, English, Gujarati, Marathi, Oriya, Bengali, Assamese, Telugu, Tamil and Kannada.|
|No. of Government MBBS Seat||1250|
|No. of Private MBBS Seat||200|
|No. of Deemed MBBS Seats||250|
|NEET UG Eligibility Criteria||Click Here|
Odisha NEET Counselling Dates 2021
Schedule for Counseling and admission for MBBS / BDS courses 2021-22
|An application form will be available from||To be announced|
|Last date to fill the form||To be announced|
|Verification of documents||To be announced|
|Medical Board for Physically Challenged Candidates||To be announced|
|Ex-Service Man Board for ES Candidates||To be announced|
|State merit list||To be announced|
|Choice filling and locking||To be announced|
|Round 1 result||To be announced|
|Seat acceptance||To be announced|
|Withdrawl of admission||To be announced|
|Receipt of All India Quota Seats||To be announced|
|Vacant Seat Display||To be announced|
Odisha NEET Counselling Eligibility Criteria
- The applying seekers should have qualified the NEET Entrance Examination.
- Aspirants must have the domicile of Odisha
- The applying seekers must have completed the 10+2 examination or equivalent examination from the recognized educational institution.
- The applying seekers must have completed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Biotechnology and English are the compulsory subjects with minimum 50% marks, 40% marks are required for SC/ST category candidates and 45% marks are for Physically Handicap candidates.
|OBC, ST and SC Category||Rs. 1000/-|
Odisha NEET Counselling 2021
A candidate can visit the official Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) To get themselves for NEET 2021 Odisha State Counselling.
Odisha NEET Counselling Procedure
Before we speak about the counselling procedure for Odisha NEET counselling 2021, Let us first have a look at the Type of NEET Counselling 2021 for state and AIQ quota.
Registration Process: Visit the official website of OJEE. You have to register yourself for participating in Odisha NEET 2021 Counselling, fill in all the required details, and create your login credentials.
Document verification: After successful registration, the eligible applicants must participate in a document verification process, and you are required to report at the assigned verification centre. You have to carry all the necessary documents at the centre of verification.
Choice filling and locking: After the document verification process, candidates log in to their official portals. You have to fill your choices of courses and colleges according to their priority; after filling out options, candidates must also lock their choices.
Seat allotment process: Based on choices made, seats, merit rank, categories of reservation, candidates will be allotted seats for the Odisha NEET admission 2021. OJEE, Odisha, declares the result of the Odisha NEET counselling.
College Reporting: Candidates must report at the allotted colleges, and you have to report within the specified dates and timings.
How to Apply
- Step I: Candidate must visit the official website.
- Step 2: To participate in the counselling of Odisha NEET 2021, candidates will have to register on the official website of OJEE. Registrations usually follow the announcement of the NEET result. The entire application process can be divided into six steps:
- Registering online using a valid email ID, phone number and NEET 2021 roll number
- Logging in using credentials generated while registering online
- Completing the application form for Odisha NEET 2021 counselling
- Uploading scanned images of photograph, signature and thumb impression
- Paying the application fee online and submitting the application
- Taking a print of the filled Odisha NEET counselling 2021 application form
- Step 3:(Verification of the documents) This is an offline process. Candidates choose a verification centre while filling the application form for the counselling of Odisha NEET 2021. They then report to this verification centre along with all their documents (in original). After the verification has been completed successfully, candidates will be issued a confirmation slip. They must preserve this slip for future reference.
- Step 4: Odisha NEET counselling 2021: Documents required for verification
- Step 5: (State Merit List) After the document verification has been completed, the OJEE Cell will release a list of the candidates who are eligible for the counselling process. Candidates who could not complete the document verification will not be included in this list. The state merit list will rank the eligible candidates based on their performance in NEET 2021.
- Step 6: (Choice filling and locking) Candidates who have been included in the state merit list of Odisha NEET 2021 counselling will be able to proceed with a choice filling and locking. There is no limit on the number of choices that a candidate can fill in this form. They are thus advised to fill as many choices as they can. After filling the choices, a candidate must lock these choices or they will not be considered for seat allotment.
- 10th Certificate.
- 12th Certificate.
- 12th Mark Sheet.
- NEET UG 2020 Admit Card.
- NEET UG 2020 Result/Scorecard.
- Category Certificate (if applicable).
- Domicile Certificate (for Odisha candidate only).
- Certificate of Sub Category, If Applicable.
- ID Proof (Aadhaar Card/Voter card etc)
Counselling Process (AIQ Quota)
Counselling of NEET 2021 for All India Quota will be conducted in two rounds in online mode. The counselling will consist of these steps.
- Candidate Registration: Register to the official website.
- Choice Filling and Locking (Round 1): You have to choose the courses and colleges of your preference and finally lock in the preferences in the online portal.
- Seat Allotment Result (Round 1): The seat allotment will be published online on the basis of available vacancies and candidate’s choices.
- Reporting to college: Those who will be allotted a seat in the first round, will be required to either reject the allotted seat or report to the allotted college and complete the admission formalities.
- New Registration (Round 2): For candidates who couldn’t register in the first round of counselling.
- Fresh Choice Filling and Locking (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.
- Seat Allotment Result (Round 2): Similar to round 1 mentioned above.
- Reporting to college (Round 2): Here it is to be noted that, those who will be allotted a seat in the second round of counselling (15% AIQ Quota) will not be permitted to vacate their seats as per the orders made by the Supreme court of India.
- The Exam conducting authority will make the merit list of the selected candidates for admission after the NEET State counselling.
- Admission Seekers will be selected based on their rank obtained and choice filled during counselling.
- Admission Seekers will have to report to the allotted college for admission along with all required documents.
- If any student fails to report to the allotted college in any circumstances within the given time, this candidate’s seat will be forfeited.
Odisha NEET Counselling Participating Colleges
Candidate applying for various medical and dental colleges affiliated to the state medical university may find their dream college by knowing every tits and bit about the college. To know details (Fees, Cut-off, Courses, Affiliation, Ranking etc) about the participating colleges, click the link mentioned below.
Government MBBS Colleges in Odisha
|Name of College||City||Seats|
|Pt. Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital, Baripada, Odisha||Baripada||100|
|Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College & Hospital, Koraput||Koraput||150|
|All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar||N/A|
|MKCG Medical College, Berhampur||Berhampur||250|
|Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Burla||Burla||150|
|SCB Medical College, Cuttack||Cuttack||200|
Private MBBS Colleges in Odisha
|Name of College||City||Seats|
|Instt. Of Medical Sciences & SUM Hospital, Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar||150|
|Kalinga Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar||150|
|Hi-Tech Medical College & Hospital, Bhubaneswar||Bhubaneswar||100|
|Hi-Tech Medical College & Hospital, Rourkela||Rourkela||100|
Dental Colleges in Odisha
|Name of Colleges||Type||BDS Seats|
|Hi-Tech Dental College & Hospital, Bhubaneswar||Private||100|
|Institute of Dental Sciences, Bhubaneswar||Private||100|
|Kalinga Institute of Dental Sciences, Bhubaneswar||Private||100|
|S.C.B. Dental College & Hospital, Cuttack||Government||50|
Seat Allotment Process
The Odisha NEET Counselling will be conducted in two rounds. The seat allotment and mop-up round process will be done separately for each round. the Seat allotment will be completely based on the merit rank and choices entered by candidates.
- Allotment will be made strictly on the basis of State Merit List prepared by OJEE and as per the choice of subject & college locked by the candidate.
- If a candidate is allotted a seat in any round of counselling as per his / her 1st choice and takes admission for that seat, then he/she cannot participate in subsequent rounds of counselling. If the allotment is not as per 1st choice, then he/she can decide whether or not to participate in the subsequent round for improvement only.
- If a candidate, after taking admission in the first round, participates in the second round but does not get any allotment, then the admission taken in 1st round is retained.
- If a candidate after taking admission in the first round, does not participate in the second round, then the admission taken in 1st round is retained.
- If a candidate, after being allotted a seat in a round, does not take provisional admission, then his/her allotment will stand cancelled and the seat will be treated as vacant for the subsequent round. However, he/ she can participate in subsequent rounds.
- Candidates, who have already taken admission in a particular reserved category, are not allowed to change to another category in the same college.
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||12%|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||8%|
|Physically Challenged (PC) of each category||5%|
|Green Card Holders (GC)||5$|
NOTE: (Any other reservation category, if notified by Govt., shall also be applicable)
Applying seekers who have been allotted seats in Round I will also be able to opt for up-gradation in Second Round. And in case the candidate gets an upgraded seat in seconds Round, the seat allotted in first Round will stand cancelled.
- Aspirants are required to obtain minimum qualifying percentile marks in NEET 2020 entrance examination in order to qualify for further admission process.
- Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC are required to obtain marks equivalent to at least 40thpercentile to be considered for AIQ and state counselling process.
- Aspirants who belong to UR category are required to score equivalent to at least 50thpercentile
|Category||Minimum Qualifying Percentile||Cut-off Marks|
|Unreserved (UR)||50th Percentile||720-147|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||40th Percentile||146-113|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||40th Percentile||146-113|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||40th Percentile||146-113|
Category wise No. of Candidates qualifying the test, based on qualifying criteria of NEET (UG)-2020
|Category||Qualifying Percentile||Marks Range||No. of Candidates||Marks Range||No. of Candidates|
|UR / EWS & PH||45th Percentile||133-120||266||146-129||99|
|OBC & PH||40th Percentile||119-107||142||128-113||233|
|SC & PH||40th Percentile||119-107||32||128-113||70|
|ST & PH||40th Percentile||119-107||14||128-113||18|
NEET Cutoff scores – 2020 vs 2019
|Category||Cutoff percentile||2020 Cutoff score||2019 cutoff scores|
|UR & PH||45th Percentile||146-129||133-120|
|OBC & PH||40th Percentile||128-113||119-107|
|SC & PH||40th Percentile||128-113||119-107|
|ST & PH||40th Percentile||128-113||119-107|
All India Quota 2019 Cutoff Rank Odisha
|Category||Round 1||Round 2|
State Domicile 2019 Cutoff Rank Odisha
|Category||Round 1||Round 2|
Deemed University 2019 Cutoff Rank Odisha
|Category||Round 1||Round 2|