Bihar is the home to the famous Nalanda University and Vikramshila University and Odantapuri University. There are around 600 private seats and 1140 government seats available for the MBBS programme in the city’s five private medical institutions and 9 government medical colleges.

It is expected that the Bihar NEET Counselling 2021 will begin in November 2021 as the result has been released by NTA on Nov 1. The Bihar NEET Counseling 2021 will be held online for admissions to 1,125 MBBS and 243 BDS colleges under the 85 per cent state quota seats.

Candidates must fill up their desired course and college choices during Bihar NEET Counselling 2021. The authorities hold three rounds of NEET Counseling, with the merit list being released after each round. The admissions procedure will be determined by a number of factors, including preferred option, NEET state merit position, seat availability, reservation requirements, and more. 

Let us have an overview of Bihar Neet Counselling 2021.

Bihar NEET Counselling 2021 Highlights – 

Conducting bodyBihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Seat Matrix1125 MBBS and 243 BDS seats
No. of Government MBBS Seats in Bihar1390
No. of Private MBBS Seats in Bihar750
Seat Allotment ProcessBased on the MBBS Merit list 2021

Eligibility Criteria For Bihar NEET Counselling 2021

  • The candidate must be an Indian citizen to claim a seat in any govt/private medical college.
  • Foreign nationals are also eligible to apply for NRI/Other Quota seats.
  • Non-Domicile applicants are eligible to apply for B category seats at private medical schools.
  • Security guards and security services are offered for students’ accommodation purposes.
  • Students must have completed their 12th grade or equivalent.
  • Candidates who reside in the United States are eligible for all seats.

Bihar Neet Counselling Schedule – 

Display of Provisional Merit ListTo be declared
Verification of DocumentsTo be declared
Display of Revised Provisional Merit ListTo be declared
First Round of Selection of Colleges27th Nov 2021
Display of First Round Seat Allotment List27th Nov 2021
Admission and Verification of Documents -Round 128th Nov 2021 -1st Dec 2021
Seat allotment – Round 2 result4thDec 2021
Seat Allotment letter Download /Document certification slot Booking4th Dec 2021 – 7th Dec 2021
Admission and Verification of Documents -Round 25th Dec 2021 onwards

College Wise Available Seats For Bihar NEET Counselling  

Candidates who pass NEET 2021 will be eligible for admission to the colleges listed below in Bihar. The table below contains information on AIQ seats.

PMC, Patna150522123
DMC, Laheriasarai10051580
JLNMC, Bhagalpur10041581
NMC, Patna10041581
SKMC, Muzaffarpur10041581
ANMMC, Gaya10041581
IGIMS, Patna1001585
Vardhman Medical College, Pawapuri, Nalanda1001585
Patna Dental College, Patna404630

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Bihar Neet Counselling: Dental Colleges Seat Matrix 

Patna Dental College, Patna30
Buddha Institute of Dental Science & Hospital, Kankarbagh, Patna85
Mithila Minority Dental College & Hospital, Darbhanga51
Sarjug Dental College & Hospital, Laheriasarai, Darbhanga34
Dr B.R. Ambedkar Institute of Dental Science & Hospital, Baily Road, Patna34

Types of MBBS Seats In Bihar – 

Government Seats – Government seats are available in Bihar’s government medical and dental colleges. (Only Domicile candidates are eligible to apply.)

Private seat — Seats are available at Bihar’s private medical and dental colleges (Both domicile and non-domicile can apply)

Muslim Minority Seats – These seats are designated for Muslim Minority students in Muslim Minority Private Medical/Dental Colleges.

Sikh Minority Seats — These seats are designated for Sikh Minority students in Sikh Minority Private Medical Colleges.

Bihar NEET Counselling 2021: Category Wise Seat Reservation 

Extremely Backward Class (EBC)18%
Reserved Category Girls (RCG)3%
Unreserved Seats for Open Merit List50%

NEET Qualifying Criteria and Scores – 

Category Qualifying Marks Cut off 2021Cut off 2020
UR50th Percentile720-138720-147
OBC40th Percentile137-108146-113
SC40th Percentile137-108146-113
ST40th Percentile137-108146-113
UR/EWS45th Percentile137-122146-129

 Bihar NEET 2021 Counselling Process

The full process for Bihar MBBS Counseling Registration 2021 is mentioned here. Candidates are expected to look into it.

  •  Candidates must register on the official website following the announcement of the NEET Result 2021.
  • Fill out your personal and contact information.
  • When you press the submit button, UGMAC-ID appears on the screen.
  • Log up using your UGMAC ID and pay the Bihar NEET Counselling Fee (INR 1200 for general, INR 600 for SC/ ST).
  • Upload a scanned copy of your signature and photo.
  • Fill in the college and course options, then click the confirm button.
  • Make a copy of the document for future use.

Documents Required for Bihar NEET Counselling 

  • Caste Certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Income Certificate
  • Aadhar Card
  • 4 Passport Size Photos
  • Application Form Final Allotment Letter
  • NEET 2021 Admit Card
  • 10th and 12th Mark sheet 


Is it possible for a candidate who is not a Bihar resident to participate in Bihar NEET UGMAC counselling?

Yes, applicants are eligible to apply under specific conditions. For further details, check the Bihar NEET UGMAC 2021 counselling criteria. 

Under the State Quota system, how many seats are reserved?

85% of medical seats in a state are reserved under State Quota, and admission is granted by several state counselling organisations.

How many different colleges and courses can the candidate give?

During the selection process, candidates have the option of selecting as many institutions as they choose. It is not subject to any government-imposed limits or prohibitions.

How many counselling sessions for Deemed and Central Universities would be held?

Typically, there are two rounds of counselling, with a mop-up round if seats remain vacant.

In which format will the Bihar NEET Counseling 2021 be conducted?

The Bihar NEET admissions process will be conducted in two stages, all of which will be done online.

Can I rearrange the choice filled in round 1 in round 2?

Yes, you can rearrange the choices filled in round 1.

Can I skip round 1 after form filling?

No, you won’t be able to skip. You must complete the form; else, you will be ineligible to participate in further rounds of counselling.

What are the top government MBBS Colleges in Bihar?

Bihar’s best government medical colleges are Patna Medical College and
 Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences.

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