Odisha MBBS Merit List: Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates And List Of Medical Colleges

For the release of Odisha MBBS Merit list 2020, the responsible authority is Odisha Joint Entrance Examination cell (OJEE). They usually release the NEET Odisha merit list in the first week of July on the website of the admissions authority. Candidates can also access the Odisha 2020 NEET merit list through online mode and it will be available in PDF version. The authority will prepare the merit list not only based on the scores secured by all the NEET candidates who have chosen Odisha as their preferred state for counselling but also on the basis of All India NEET Rank (AIR) and document verification process.

Odisha 2020 MBBS Merit List:

NEET Odisha 2020 merit list contains the candidates’ roll numbers, common ranks, state ranks and the category they belong to. Upon the publication of the merit list of Odisha MBBS, candidates must fill in the applications to lock their choices of courses and the preferred colleges. 

There are a total number of 950 MBBS seats and 150 BDS seats available in the entire state. NEET 2020 candidates of Odisha 2020 MBBS merit list will be allocated these seats on the basis of the choice filling, availability of seats, reservation criteria etc. once the college is allotted to a candidate, he/ she must report to the college within the specified time and date. 

Take a glance through all the information provided in the following to know more about the NEET Odisha 2020 merit list in detail. 

NEET Odisha 2020 Merit List- Important Dates:

Important events

Tentative dates

Last date for application

4th week of June

Release of NEET Odisha merit list

1st week of July

Online choice filling and commencement of counselling

1st week of July

Odisha MBBS Merit List 2020 - Eligibility:

In order to obtain Odisha MBBS admission 2020, candidates must secure the minimum NEET cut-off percentile which will be announced by the respective authority. All the candidates need to register and get their documents verified In order to be eligible for the Odisha MBBS merit list. Only candidates from the NEET Odisha MBBS list will be eligible for the admission. 

For the convenience of all the NEET aspirants, we have provided the previous years’ cut-off percentile and scores in the following.

Category of Candidate

Minimum Cut-off Percentile

Qualifying NEET Score

General

50th Percentile

701-134

Unreserved PwD

45th Percentile

133-120

SC/ST/OBC(including PwD of SC/ ST/ OBC)

40th Percentile

133-107

How to Download the Odisha MBBS Rank List?

As all the medical seats are divided into two categories,  85% State Quota seats and 15% All India Quota seats, the cut-off for Odisha NEET 2020 will also be released into two categories separately. However as mentioned earlier,  the OJEEC will be responsible for releasing the state quota merit list while Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) is responsible for the All India Quota seats. 

All the candidates appearing on the merit list should report at the counselling centre on the allotted date and time for the seat allotment process. The Odisha NEET MBBS merit list consists of many details including domicile, marks secured, name of the father, and counselling date & time apart from the candidates’ names and roll numbers.

All the candidates can download the merit list from the official website of the state authority. They just have to follow the below steps to download the NEET Odisha 2020 merit list.

  1. Go to the official website of OJEEC [Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Cell] and click on the direct link to get access to the merit list.

  2. Following the aforementioned step, the candidates will be redirected to the Odisha MBBS merit list window.

  3. Candidates are advised to search their name or roll number on the list. If enlisted, they will be able to see all the details. 

The Tie-Breaker Procedure:

NEET candidates might have these questions in their mind that what would happen if the ranks of two or more than two candidates’ are same on the Odisha MBBS NEET merit list. In case of this occurrence, there are a few tie-breaking policies which have already been decided by the committee. Check out the following steps.

  1. Candidates holding higher marks in Biology will be given higher rank in the merit list.

  2. If the Biology marks are also the same, then the candidates’ Chemistry marks will be the subject of consideration.

  3. In other scenarios, candidates who attempted less incorrect answers in the NEET exam will be given more preference.

  4. In case all the aforementioned conditions do not work out, then the candidate with elder age will be given a higher rank in the merit list.

Number of Medical Seats in Odisha

List of Medical Colleges in Odisha [MBBS]:

College Name

Total No of Seats

Pt. Raghunath Murmu Medical College and Hospital, Baripada, Odisha

100

Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Burla

150

SCB Medical College, Cuttack

250

Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College & Hospital, Koraput

100

Hi-Tech Medical College & Hospital, Bhubaneswar

100

MKCG Medical College, Berhampur

250

Total number of seats

950

List of Dental Colleges in Odisha [BDS]:

College Name

Total No of Seats

SCB Dental College, Cuttack

50

Hi-Tech Dental College, Bhubaneshwar (BDS)

100

A Few Key Points to Remember:

If it seems a bit difficult to remember all the aforementioned information, then the candidates must remember a few important points which have been rounded up in the following. 

  1. The registration procedure will remain the same for the first two rounds of Odisha NEET 2020 counselling. If a mop-up round is required, then another round of fresh registration will take place.

  2. The Odisha MBBS merit list will be prepared on the basis of scores of NEET 2020.

  3. All the candidates from the Odisha MBBS merit list 2020 will be eligible for admission.

  4. The responsible authority for publishing the merit list and counselling is Odisha Joint Entrance Examination cell.

  5. A domicile certificate is mandatory for document verification purposes.

  6. Following the successful completion of document verification of every candidate, Odisha NEET merit list will be published.

  7. Candidates are advised to take multiple printouts of the Odisha MBBS 2020 merit list for future references.

  8. The Odisha MBBS rank list 2020 can only be accessed in online mode.

Aside from everything, a few other documents which are required for verification are listed in the following. 

  • Candidates NEET mark sheet 

  • Passing certificate of Class 12th and the mark sheet

  • School leaving certificate

  • A domicile certificate as proof of living in the respective state for more than 10 years.

  • Category certificate, if it is required.