Following the implementation of the NEET ordinance allowing states to conduct their own medical entrance exam for the current academic session, the Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB) has conducted JCECE Medical 2016 on June 12, 2016 in the pen and paper based mode. The entrance exam was conducted for admissions to MBBS and BDS programmes in the State.
The question paper consisted of 150 multiple choice questions from Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Each question consisted of four options, out of which, candidates had to choose the most appropriate answer.
The result of JCECE Medical 2016 will be declared in the month of June, 2016. According to the officials, candidates have to score a minimum of 50% marks in JCECE Medical 2016 irrespective of their caste categories in order to qualify the entrance exam.
The counselling of JCECE Medical 2016 is scheduled to be conducted, tentatively, in the month of July. Allotment of MBBS and BDS seats will be done strictly on the basis of the candidate’s rank in state merit list.
Admissions to 85% state quota seats of MBBS and BDS programmes in the government medical and dental colleges of Jharkhand will be given on the basis of JCECE Medical 2016. However, admissions to 15% All India quota seats will be given on the basis of NEET 2016 result, scheduled to be declared on August 17, 2016.
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