Karnataka MBBS BDS Admission 2021. Karnataka is one of the best destinations for the candidates those seeking for admission in medical courses. It is located in the southwest part of India with Arabian Sea coastlines. Its capital Bangaluru (formerly known as Bangalore) is a high-tech hub. Candidates can pursue here medical courses through national level NEET entrance exam. As per the latest census report, the average literacy rate of Karnataka is 68.13%. In this article we have mentioned the detail information regarding Karnataka MBBS BDS Admission 2021.

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Karnataka MBBS BDS Admission Procedure 2021

The admissions in Karnataka state medical & dental colleges will be offered through the national level exam. The candidates should appear in the entrance exam and participate in the counselling. According to the rank obtained by the candidates in the entrance exam students will be allotted the seats for Karnataka MBBS BDS Admission. Candidates can fill the NEET 2021 application form from July, and the last date was 10th august 2021. The postgraduate MD/MS courses will be offered through NEET PG exam.

Entrance Exams

Candidates those who wish to get into Karnataka MBBS BDS Admission courses can apply only through the national level entrance exam. There is no entrance exam is conducted by the state authorities and universities. NEET is a gateway to get admission in various specializations of UG medical courses. Candidates can also appear in AIIMS and JIPMER entrance exam to get admission into these institutions and their associated campuses.

Top Medical Colleges in Karnataka


In Karnataka, there are many famous medical colleges those offer undergraduate and postgraduate medical courses. The top medical colleges in Karnataka are Bangalore Medical College and Research Centre, Bangalore, Jawaharalal Nehru Medical College, Belgaum, MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka Institute of Medical Sciences, Hubli etc.

Karnataka MBBS BDS Admission 2021

No candidate will be allowed to appear in the written exam without fulfilling all the eligibilities which are given below. If the candidate will find to be ineligible at the time of admission, then their Karnataka MBBS BDS admission will be cancelled.

  • Candidate should belong to Indian national. OCI card holders can also apply.
  • Applying candidate should pass their 12th or its equivalent examination from any recognized board.
  • The qualifying examination should be passed with minimum of 50% marks (40% for reserve category candidates) in PCB and English subjects.
  • Appearing candidates are also eligible to apply.
  • The lower age limit to apply is 17 years as on 31st December in the year of admission.
  • The upper age limit is 25 years and 5 years of age relaxation for reserve categories.

Selection Procedure

NEET qualifying candidates can participate in the counselling rounds for admission in the participating colleges. Candidates can fill their choices for the colleges during the counselling process. For 85% state quota seats, the state medical authority will conduct the counselling process. It is compulsory for the candidates to appear in the counselling rounds for seat allotment process. Candidates can confirm their seat by reporting to the assigned college and submit admission fee. If document of any candidate will find to be incomplete their admission will be cancelled at that particular moment.

Documents Required

The candidates those will be selected for the counselling session should bring the original documents given below.

  • NEET 2021 Admit Card
  • NEET 2021 Rank Card
  • Intermediate Mark Sheet & Passing Certificate
  • Matric Mark Sheet & Passing Certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Passport Size Photographs

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