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Updated on 01st June, 2023 , 6 min read

NEET PG Counselling 2023


What is NEET PG 2023?

National Eligibility Cumulative Entrance Test (Postgraduate) (NEET PG) is a qualifying and ranking examination in India for students interested in pursuing various postgraduate Doctor of Medicine, Master of Surgery, and diploma courses at the country's government or private medical colleges.

Also Read: NEET PG 2023 Important Dates

NEET PG Counselling 2023

  • NEET PG 2023 Counselling will be provided as a centralized service to all State, UT, and institutional clients.
  • NEET PG Counselling dates are yet to be announced by NBA but it is expected to be held in the month of May, 2023.
  • The MCC organizes NEET PG Counselling on an all-India basis for 50% quota seats.
  • To participate in the counselling process, candidates must be NEET PG qualified. MCC will conduct four rounds of NEET PG 2023 All India Quota counselling: round one, round two, mop-up, and stray vacancy. Fresh registrations for AIQ will be allowed in the first three rounds of MCC NEET PG Counselling 2023, but not in the spot round. Candidates must register, pay fees, and select their courses and colleges. Admission will be granted based on the graduates' preferences, NEET PG 2023 rank, and availability of seats.

Scope of NEET PG Counselling 2023

The following postgraduate medical seats are available through NEET PG Counselling 2023:

  • 50% All India Quota (AIQ) seats
  • Central universities
  • AFMS Institutions
  • Deemed Universities
  • State quota seats in government colleges in the state
  • State quota seats in private medical institutions in the state
  • Universities established by an Act of State
  • Universities established by municipal bodies trust, society or company

Also Read: NEET PG Result 2023

NEET PG Counselling 2023 dates


NEET PG Counselling 2023 dates

NEET PG 2023 exam

March 5, 2023

Declaration of NEET PG 2023 result

March 14, 2023

NEET PG 2023 merit list for AIQ seats


NEET PG Counselling 2023 round 1

Verification of seat matrix by institutes


Registration for counselling round 1


Last date of registration fee payment for counselling round 1


Choice filling and locking for counselling round 1


Allotment of seats for counselling round 1


Provisional result of counselling round 1


Final NEET PG Counselling 2023 result


Reporting at allotted college


NEET PG Counselling 2023 round 2

Registration for counselling round 2



Last date of registration fee payment for counselling round 2


Choice filling and locking for counselling round 2


Allotment of seats for counselling round 2


Provisional seat allotment result


Final result of counselling round 2


Reporting at allotted college


NEET PG Counselling 2023 mop-up

Online registration and payment


Choice filling and locking


Processing of seat allotment


NEET PG Counselling 2023 result


Reporting at the allotted colleges


NEET PG Counselling 2023 Eligibility

To be eligible for NEET PG Counselling 2023, candidates must score higher than or equal to the qualifying cutoffs set by MCC. Along with the results, the qualifying cut off score for NEET PG 2023 has been released. Candidates can view the cutoff trends for the previous years in the table below.


NEET PG 2022 cutoff qualifying percentile

NEET PG cut off scores 2022

Unreserved (UR)

50th percentile



40th percentile



45th percentile


Also Read: NEET PG Cutoff

NEET PG Counselling 2023 Process

Those who pass the NEET PG Exam with a minimum cut-off percentile are eligible to participate in the counselling process. NEET PG Counselling 2023 is held for admission to 50% All India Quota seats and 100% seats at deemed/central universities, ESIC, and AFMS. MCC will conduct four rounds of NEET PG Counselling 2023 for the aforementioned seats. Counselling will be conducted by the respective state authorities for the remaining 50% of AIQ seats. The counselling process begins with online registration and concludes with candidates reporting to the designated institute with all required documents.

Related Article: NEET PG 2023 Registration

Step 1: Counselling Registration:

  • Visit the website (link will be provided above).
  • Click the "New Registration" button.
  • Register for the Counselling session.
  • Candidates should keep the password that they created during registration.
  • Pay the counselling fee, which is Rs. 1000 for AIQ/Central University UR candidates, Rs. 500 for SC/ST/OBC/PH candidates, and Rs. 5000 for Deemed University candidates.
  • Candidates must also pay a tuition fee, which is refundable if no seats are allotted to them. The tution fees are:
  • For AIQ/ Central University UR candidates: Rs. 25000.
  • For SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH: Rs. 10,000.
  • For Deemed: Rs 2,00,000.

NEET PG Counselling 2023 fee



Fee (in Rs)

For 50% AIQ/Central Universities





For Deemed Universities

All categories




Fee (in Rs)

For 50% AIQ/Central Universities





For Deemed Universities

All categories


Step 2: Choice Filling

Following online registration (registration is required to participate in the online allotment process), candidates must select subjects and institutions/colleges in order of preference.

  • After filling out the form, you can change it before locking it.
  • To get a print of your submitted choices, you must lock the choices during the choice locking period.
  • If the candidate does not lock the choice they submitted, the choice will be locked automatically.
  • Print the completed options for future reference.
  • You can select as many options as you want.

Step 3: Seat Allotment

  • The seat allotment process begins after the choices are filled.
  • Candidates are assigned seats based on their choices, the availability of seats, their category, and so on.
  • The outcome of each round is announced on the website.

Step 4: Reporting

  • Candidates who are assigned seats must enroll in the college or course within the time frame specified.
  • No admission will be permitted after the deadline.

Also Read: NEET Passing Marks

Types of NEET PG Counselling 2023

The NEET PG 2023 result from the NBE is used for counseling and seat allocation. MCC will conduct NEET PG Counselling 2023 for 50% AIQ and 100% deemed and central universities, ESIC, and AFMS seats, as previously stated. NEET PG Counselling 2023 will be held by state bodies for state quotas and seats in private universities. The table below summarizes the two types of NEET PG Counselling 2023. 

Types of NEET PG Counselling 2023

Name of counselling

Conducting body

Participating institutes

MCC NEET PG Counselling 2023

Medical Counselling Committee, Directorate General of Health Services

AIQ seats are available in 50% of government institutions, central universities, deemed universities, ESIC, and AFMS institutes.

State quota NEET PG Counselling 2023

State governments/authorities

50% state quota seats in government colleges, 100% state quota seats in private medical, minority institutes, and universities established by an act of the state, municipal bodies, trust, society, or company located in the state.

Documents Required at the Day of Counselling:

Candidates are instructed to do not forget to bring the documents in original given below on the day of counselling.

  • NEET PG 2023 Result
  • NEET PG 2023 Admit Card
  • High School/ Higher Secondary Certificate/ Birth Certificate as proof of date or birth.
  • Qualifying Degree Mark sheet (MBBS/BDS)
  • MBBS/ BDS Degree Certificate/ Provisional Certificate.
  • Internship Certificate
  • Category Certificate (If applicable)
  • Identity Proof
  • Permanent/ Provisional Registration Certificate provided by MCI or State Medical Council, etc.

NEET PG 2023 Seat Matrix

The NEET PG 2022 seat matrix shows the number of seats available for each speciality course. The seat matrix also specifies the number of seats available for each candidate category. It will be released before each round for NEET PG Counselling 2023 2023. Before filling out the options on the preference form, candidates should consult the NEET PG seat matrix 2023 to determine their chances of getting the desired speciality with their score.

Related Articles: NEET PG 2023 Marks vs Rank

State Quota Merit List

NEET PG results are used to fill seats in state quotas or private universities. Many factors are considered when preparing the state quota merit list, including category, subcategory, final eligibility, state category rank, and other reservation policies.

The final merit list is generated on the website based on the merit lists generated by all States/UTs/Institutions. There is no reservation policy in place for offering admissions. Seats will, however, be reserved for certain categories.

Reservation for NEET PG admission in AIQ seats

The following are the new reservation criteria for admission to 50% All India Quota Seats via the NEET PG 2023 exam:


Reservation (in %)

OBC (Non-creamy layer)










NEET PG 2023 Accepting Colleges

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who will be eligible for NEET PG 2023 counselling rounds?

Candidates who qualify NEET PG 2023 with minimum cutoff marks as decided by NBE will be eligible to participate in the counselling.

Where will the counselling of NEET PG 2023 be conducted?

The counselling of NEET PG is an online process. Thus, candidates need not to go anywhere for the counselling process. However, candidates do need to report to the institute allocated to them for confirmation of their admission.

How is NEET PG counselling conducted?

NEET PG counselling 2022 is being conducted in an online mode.

Will I have to pay any fees for counselling of NEET PG 2023?

Yes, candidates will have to pay a registration fee along with security deposit as per their category for NEET PG counselling.

Who will conduct NEET PG 2023 exam?

NBE conducted NEET PG 2023 exam at designated centres across the country.

How to apply for NEET PG 2023?

Candidates had to register first to submit application form for NEET PG 2023. Registration could be done on the official website. Registration was followed by filling details in application form, paying application fee, uploading documents, and submitting the form. Candidates must note that NBE only accept online application form for NEET PG exam.

How is NEET PG counselling conducted?

NEET PG Counselling 2023 2023 will take place online at mcc.nic.in.

Where can I register for NEET PG Counselling 2023 ?

To register for NEET PG counselling, go to mcc.nic.in.

Will I have to pay any fees for counselling of NEET PG 2023?

Yes, for NEET PG counselling, candidates must pay a registration fee as well as a security deposit based on their category.

Is NEET PG Counselling registration started?

Registration can be done at mcc.nic.in, the official website. Counselling for NEET PG 2023 will take place online. The Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will announce the dates for NEET PG 2023 seat allotment on its official website. Counselling for the 50% All India Quota (AIQ) seat is expected to begin on July 15.

Is NEET PG counselling 2023 conducted online?

Yes, NEET PG counselling is done entirely online.

Is NEET PG Counselling fee refundable?

After the counselling process is completed, the MCC will refund the security deposit.

How do I get a refund from MCC?

If you have any refund-related questions, please contact financemcc@lifecarehll.com. Direct refund/payment inquiries to MCC will not be entertained.

How do I get my security money back from NEET Counselling?

The counselling fee is refunded to the college where the student has taken admission and is adjusted with the first year/semester fee, according to NEET Counselling’s refund policy.

When will the results of round 1 of the allotment for the NEET PG 2023 be released?

The precise date of the NEET PG 2023 results announcement was 7th August 2023.

What is the internship deadline for NEET PG 2023?

The original deadline for the NEET PG internship was 30 June 2023 but it has been extended to August 11 after students and several medical communities requested to increase the internship deadline.

Where can I find my NEET PG 2023 results?

The results will be available on the National Board of Examinations (NBE). Navigate to the "Results" section of the official website. To view your results, enter your roll number and other relevant information. Or can visit the official website of the Medical Counselling Committee official website https://mcc.nic.in/.

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