The Directorate of Medical Education and Research(DMER),Maharashtra, has released an admission brochure for the upcoming admission process. However, the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test(NEET) results are yet to be announced.
The DMER brochure informs students about the rules and regulations to be followed for this year’s admissions to the medical and dental institutes in the state. “The brochure will give students an idea of the various rounds of admission, necessary documents needed and appropriate authority conducting the admission for different institutes, etc,” said Dr Pravin Shingare, Director, DMER. Dr. Shingare revealed that the brochure incorporated recommended changes ordered by the Supreme CourT and the Bombay High Court in the past months. The brochure announces the following important points:
There shall be a common counseling for admission to MBBS course in all Medical Education Institutions on the basis of merit list of the National Eligibility Entrance Test. The Designated Authority for counseling for the 15% All India Quota seats of the contributing States shall be the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). Besides MBBS / BDS the admission to other health Sciences courses i.e BAMS/BHMS /BPTh/BOTh/BASLP/BP&O & BSc (Nursing) will be filled on the basis of merit list of NEET UG 2017