Kerala MBBS Admission: The state of Kerala will accept NEET 2017 scores for providing admissions to government, private, central and deemed medical and dental colleges. According to a Supreme Court’s order in 2016, NEET is the single entrance exam for providing admissions to 100% MBBS and BDS seats in the country, including NRI and management quota seats. Thus, Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala, will provide admission to undergraduate medical programmes on the basis of NEET 2017 scores by conducting a centralised counselling. However, admissions to 15% all India quota will be provided by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). Candidates must note that in order to study MBBS and BDS from Kerala, a candidate will have to mandatory appear in NEET 2017. Candidates who are appearing in NEET 2017 and wish to take admission in medical and dental colleges located in Kerala can check below for the eligibility criteria, application form details, important dates, counselling etc.
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Kerala MBBS admission 2017 will be conducted for providing admissions to approximately 1895 MBBS and 840 BDS seats in Government, Government Controlled Self financing and private medical and dental colleges.*
Highlights of Kerala MBBS Admission 2017
Name: Kerala MBBS Admission 2017
Counselling conducting Authority: Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE), Kerala
Kerala MBBS Eligibility Criteria 2017
Candidates who wish to take admissions in government, private, deemed and central universities located in the state of Kerala can check below for the eligibility criteria of Kerala MBBS Admission 2017:
Candidates must have qualified NEET 2017
Candidates must have passed Higher secondary examination of Kerala, or any other equivalently recognised Board
Candidates must have secured at least 505 marks in Biology/Biotechnology separately, and 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology put together
Only Indian Nationals are eligible to admissions are only eligible to admissions in MBBS and BDS programmes
Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)/Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) will also be treated as as Indian Citizens
Candidates must have completed 17 years of age as or on December 31, 2017. No relaxation in minimum age will be allowed
Candidates who will appear in NEET 2017 and are desirous to take admission in medical and dental colleges in Kerala, have to mandatory fill Kerala MBBS Admissions 2017 application form. Candidates who will not fill the application form of KEAM (CEE, Kerala) will not be considered for admissions under any circumstance.
Kerala MBBS admission application form are available in online mode only
The last date to fill applications is February 27, 2017
Kerala MBBS admission application form is six steps procedure which includes registration, upload images, filling up of application form, payment of application fee, print application and send the print out form with supporting documents to CEE, Kerala
The application fee of Kerala MBBS admission application form is Rs.800 for General Category, while it is Rs. 400 for Scheduled Caste (SC) candidates
Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates are exempted from paying application fee
Candidates who will opt Dubai as an examination centre will have to pay Rs.12,000 as an application fee amount
Kerala MBBS admission 2017 application fee can be paid either via online or e-challan
When using e-challan payment, candidates will have to take a print out of e-challan by using the link ‘Print e-challan’
The print out of filled in application form along with supporting documents must be sent to the following address on or before the last date:
Office of the Commissioner of Entrance Examinations
5th floor, Housing Boards Building,
Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala-695001
Kerala MBBS 2017 Application Fee:
Scheduled Caste: Rs-400
Scheduled Tribe: NIL
Payment Mode: Online/E-Challan
Kerala MBBS Important Dates 2017
The counselling conducting authority of Kerala MBBS BDS admission 2017, CEE Kerala, has released the important dares information. Candidates can check below for details:
Online application from
February 1 to 27, 2017
Last date of submission of application form
February 27, 2017 (05:00 PM)
Last date of receipt of print out of application form along with documents
February 28, 2017
Kerala MBBS Merit List 2017
The counselling conducting authority of Kerala MBBS 2017, Commissioner of Entrance Examination (CEE), Kerala will release a merit list for admissions to 85% state quota seats in government medical and dental colleges located in the state of Kerala. Kerala MBBS 2017 Merit List will be based on candidate’s score in NEET 2017. This must also be noted that admissions to private, central, minority and deemed medical universities will also be based on NEET 2017 scores, provided by CEE Kerala only. The merit list of Kerala MBBS 2017 will consist of candidate’s name, NEET roll number, NEET all India Rank, Kerala state rank etc
Kerala MBBS Counselling 2017
The centralised allotment process (CAP) will b done for providing admissions to MBBS and BDS seats in the state. Kerala MBBS 2017 Counselling will be an online procedure, in which, candidates will have to choose options available in order to participate in the counselling process. The seat allotment process will be based on candidate’s option exercised. Candidates must take a note that the common counselling will be held for admissions to government as well as private/unaided/deemed medical universities. However, admissions to 15% all India quota seats in government medical and dental colleges will be done by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC).
Office of the Commissioner for Entrance Examinations,
5th Floor, Housing Board Buildings,
Thiruvananthapuram – 695001
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