Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra – Recently you’ve appeared into NEET Entrance Exam but you’re not sure about your score how much you will get but you’ll clear the minimum cutoff mark.
With the recent amendment done by the National Medical Commission (formerly Medical Council of India) to the medical education department of the states, all students willing to enroll for an MBBS course in India need to appear into NEET Entrance Exam conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency) India.
NEET Entrance Exam is the only gateway to a medical college in India for MBBS course, the aspiring candidates have to appear and must the minimum qualifying marks in the NEET-UG Entrance Exam, that is usually about 135-140 out of 720.
We will discuss more in details about this later in this article. So, please keep reading this article till the end.
Medical Colleges and Seats in Maharashtra
In per the reference of NMC India, there are 62 medical colleges in Maharashtra, making a total of 9895 MBBS seats every year.
Excepts Deemed Medical Colleges, all other private and government medical colleges available in the Maharashtra state are affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS), Nashik.
|No. of Medical College (Private + Government)||62|
|No. of MBBS Seats (Total)||9895|
|No. of Private Medical Colleges||33|
|No. of Private MBBS Seats||5070|
|No. of Govt. Medical Colleges||29|
|No. of Govt. MBBS Seats||4825|
|No. of AIIMS||01|
|No. of MBBS Seats||125|
Admissions to these medical colleges are done on the basis of NEET score and the counseling is conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) and the Directorate of Medical Education & Research (DMER), Maharashtra State, Mumbai via State CET Cell, Maharashtra.
If you’re interested to get MBBS Admission to deemed medical colleges then you need to apply for counselling conducted by MCC India and whereas for other private medical colleges you need to apply for DMER Maharashtra.
Note: Students from outside Maharashtra state will not get MBBS Admission into Government Medical Colleges as well as Private Medical Colleges under MUHS Nashik. They can apply for Deemed Medical Colleges through MCC India.
Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra under Management Quota or NRI Quota seats also will be possible for that you need to register for the counselling after qualifying the NEET Entrance Exam.
Eligibility for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra
If you’re seeking for Direct Admission in MBBS via Management Quota or Institutional Quota or NRI Quota seats in Maharashtra, you need to fulfill the prerequisite eligibility criteria specified by the National Medical Commission of India, that is
- You must pass 10+2 from any recognized Board in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology with an aggregate mark of 50%.
- You must pass separately in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English in 10+2 Board.
- You must appear and have a valid score in the NEET Exam conducted by NTA
- You must complete 17 years on 31st December of the admission year.
NEET-UG Cutoff 2022
As mentioned above, NEET is the only entrance exam for undergraduate medical course admission in India, so if you’re willing to enroll for an MBBS seat to any medical college in the Maharashtra state you need to secure minimum cutoff mark in the NEET Exam.
|Category||Qualifying Percentile||Cutoff Marks 2022||No. of Candidates|
|Unreserved (UR)||50th Percentile||715-117||881402|
|UR / EWS & PwD||45th Percentile||116-105||328|
|OBC & PwD||40th Percentile||104-93||160|
|SC & PwD||40th Percentile||104-93||56|
|ST & PwD||40th Percentile||104-93||13|
Past Year’s NEET-UG Cutoff
Here are the past cutoff trends for NEET Entrance Exam, for your reference.
|Category||Qualifying Criteria||Cutoff Marks 2021||Cutoff Marks 2020|
|Unreserved (UR)||50th Percentile||720-138||720-147|
|UR / EWS & PWD||45th Percentile||137-122||146-129|
|OBC & PWD||40th Percentile||121-108||128-113|
|SC & PWD||40th Percentile||121-108||128-113|
|ST & PWD||40th Percentile||121-108||128-113|
NEET-UG 2022 Entrance Exam has been concluded on 17th July 2022 at more than 3,500 centres across the country. More than 18 Lakhs students have registered for NEET-UG Exam this year.
Steps and Procedure for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra
Here is the step-by-step process for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra under Management Quota or NRI Quota Seats, follow these steps very carefully.
Step-1: NEET Qualification
You must qualify NEET-UG Entrance Exam conducted by NTA India.
After Qualifying NEET-UG Entrance Exam, you need to register yourself and pay the registration fee for counselling like MCC India and/or DMER Maharashtra (State CET Cell)
Step-3: Choice Filling and Locking
After registering, you will get option to give your preference of course and institutes.
Based on your choices filled, NEET scores, Reservation Criteria, Seats Available, and other aspects allotments will be released by the counselling authorities.
After granting MBBS seats into any Private Medical College or Deemed Medical College, you need to report to the college within the stipulated date and time.
- Two Rounds of Counselling will be conducted. If someone didn’t get any allotment in Round I, candidate can register and make fresh choice for the second round of the counselling (You no need to register again if you already registered for round I)
- After the conclusion of both counselling rounds if seats remain vacant, the counselling authorities will conduct mop-up rounds.
Here is a list of documents, those you need to keep ready with you at the time of counselling and reporting to the college.
- NEET Admit Card
- NEET Scorecard or Rank Letter
- Class 10th Certificate and Marksheet (for date of birth)
- Class 12th Certificate and Marksheet
- ID Proof (Aadhar/PAN Card/Driving License/Passport)
- 08 passport size photographs
- Provisional Allotment Letter
- Caste Certificate (if applicable)
- PWD Certificate (if applicable)
Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra – Medical Colleges List
In Maharashtra, there are 33 private medical colleges including deemed universities making a total of 5070 MBBS seats.
All these private medical colleges have 15% seats reserved for direct MBBS admission under Management Quota or NRI Quota. These private medical colleges also offer direct MBBS admission under management quota seats through counselling process.
Here is the list of those private medical colleges, along with the establishment year and total intake.
|S.No.||Maharashtra Medical College Name||Estd.||Intake|
|1.||Smt. Kashibai Navale Medical College and General Hospital, Pune||2007||150|
|2.||Dr. Ulhas Patil Medical College & Hospital, Jalgaon||2008||150|
|3.||Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Memorial Medical College, Amravati||1984||150|
|4.||Maharashtra Institute of Medical Education & Research, Pune||1994||150|
|5.||KJ Somaiyya Medical College & Research Centre, Mumbai||1991||150|
|6.||Maharashtra Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Latur||1990||150|
|7.||Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil Medical College & Hospital, Ahmednagar||2003||200|
|8.||ACPM Medical College, Dhule||1990||150|
|9.||NKP Salve Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Nagpur||1990||200|
|10.||Dr. Vasantrao Pawar Medical College Hosp. & Research Centre, Nasik||1990||120|
|11.||Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sevagram, Wardha||1969||100|
|12.||Terna Medical College, Navi Mumbai||1991||100|
|13.||Bharatratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical College, Pune||2022||100|
|14.||Dr. N Y Tasgaonkar Institute of Medical Science, Raigad||2021||100|
|15.||Sindhudurg Shikshan Prasarak Mandal Medical College, Sindhudurg||2020||150|
|16.||Vedantaa Institute of Medical Sciences, Palghar||2017||150|
|17.||Prakash Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Sangli||2016||150|
|18.||B.K.L. Walawalkar Rural Medical College, Ratnagiri||2015||150|
|19.||SMBT Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Nashik||2014||150|
|20.||Indian Institute of Medical Science & Research, Jalna||2013||150|
|21.||Ashwini Rural Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Solapur||2012||100|
Here is the List of Deemed Medical Colleges in Maharashtra along with establishment and their seats intake.
|S.No.||Deemed Medical Colleges in Maharashtra||Estd.||Intake|
|1.||Rural Medical College, Loni||1984||200|
|2.||Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, Karad||1984||250|
|3.||Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Sawangi (Meghe), Wardha||1990||250|
|4.||Mahatma Gandhi Missions Medical College, Aurangabad||1989||150|
|5.||Mahatma Gandhi Missions Medical College, Navi Mumbai||1989||150|
|6.||Dr. D Y Patil Medical College, Kolhapur||1989||150|
|7.||Dr. D Y Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Pimpri, Pune||1995||250|
|8.||Padmashree Dr. D.Y.Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai||1989||250|
|9.||Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University Medical College & Hospital, Sangli||2005||150|
|10.||Bharati Vidyapeeth University Medical College, Pune||1989||150|
|11.||Datta Meghe Medical College, Nagpur||2020||150|
|12.||Symbiosis Medical College for Women, Pune||2020||150|
Direct MBBS Admission Fee in Maharashtra
As mentioned above, 15% seats are reserved for Direct MBBS Admission in Private Medical Colleges under Management Quota or NRI Quota Seats.
In order to enroll for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra under Management Quota or NRI Quota, you need to qualify NEET entrance exam and must register for the counselling process.
Fees for Direct MBBS Admission under Management Quota will varies from college-to-college usually it is 4-5 times more than the normal fee.
Here you will find Fees for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra under Management Quota or NRI Quota.
Contact ACE GURU Education Services for Detailed Fee Structure for each Colleges where you want Direct MBBS Admission under Management Quota.
Also Read: MBBS Direct Admission Fees in Management Quota
FAQs about Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra
1. Can I get Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra?
Yes, you can get Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra as well as in other states of India under Management Quota or NRI Quota seats but you must appear and secure minimum cutoff marks in the NEET Entrance Exam conducted by the NTA India.
2. What will be the Fee for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra?
Fees for Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra under Management Quota or Institutional Quota seats will be around 20 Lakhs per annum to 50 Lakhs per annum.
3. I am not from Maharashtra will I get Direct MBBS Admission in Maharashtra?
If you’re a non-Maharashtra candidate and you want Direct MBBS Admission in Private Medical Colleges in Maharashtra State, you will get into only deemed medical colleges of Maharashtra through MCC like MGM Navi Mumbai, DY Patil Pune, Bharati Vidyapeeth Pune, etc.
You can’t apply for the private colleges under MUHS Nashik because they need Maharashtra Domicile.
Other than Maharashtra, you can also apply for Direct MBBS Admission in UP or Karnataka via Management Quota or NRI Quota seats.