NEET 2018 All India Quota Reservation

NEET 2018 Reservation for All India Quota

An All India Merit List of the qualified candidates shall be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in the NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST (UG) and candidates shall be admitted to MBBS/BDS courses from the said list only by following the already existing reservation policy. CBSE will provide All India Rank. Admitting Authorities will invite applications for counselling and merit list shall be drawn based on All India Rank by the Admitting Authorities. Admission to MBBS/BDS Courses within the respective categories shall be based solely on marks obtained in the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test. The admitting/counselling authorities will draw merit list of the candidates in the respective categories declared by the candidates at the time of applying for admission/counselling.

Reservation Of Seats In Government Medical Colleges Under 15% All India Quota:

15% of total seats will be reserved under All India Quota of NEET UG, and this quota follows the norms and policies of NEET UG.

According to this criteria, various categories are reserved a certain percent of seats, which is given below:

Quota Percentage of seats
Scheduled Caste (SC) 15%
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7.5%
*OBC – Non-Creamy layer 27%
Differently abled candidate 5%

*27% seats as per Central Act are reserved for non-creamy layer OBC candidates only in Central Educational Institutions.


  • Reservation would be applicable to the castes mentioned in the Central list of OBC. Thus, the candidates falling in this list may mention OBC-NCL in the Category Column in application form.
  • Candidates from creamy layer and those who do not come under Central List of OBC are advised to mention their category as Unreserved (UR).

Profarma for SC/ST

NEET 2018 Reservation for All India Quota-Profarma for SC/ST

Profarma for OBC

NEET 2018 Reservation for All India Quota-Profarma for OBC

Differently abled candidates as per MCI guidelines are:

Persons having Bench Mark disabilities and entitled for reservation under the Rights of Persons with Disability Act, 2016, 5% seats of the annual sanctioned intake capacity shall be filled up by candidates with Bench Marked Disabilities based on the merit list of NEET.

Please see the ‘Specified Disabilities’ conditions stated below for details.


If the seats reserve for the persons with disabilities in a particular category remain unfilled on account of unavailability of candidates, the seats should be included in the Annual Sanctioned Seats for the respective category.
Detailed information in this regard is available on the website of Medical Counselling Committee – and on website of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare –

Candidates who consider themselves eligible for this category are advised to ensure their eligibility by getting themselves examined at any Government Medical College/District Hospital/Government Hospital.

However, candidates may kindly note that in case of selection under PH category, they will be required to produce Disability Certificate from one of the disability assessment boards, constituted at the four metro cities, mentioned below, before their scheduled date of counselling:

  • Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital,
    Ansari Nagar, Ring Road, New Delhi - 110029
    Telephone Number – 01126190763&261630723
  • All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
    Hazi Ali Park, K. Khadya Marg,
    Mahalaxmi, Mumbai - 400034
    Telephone Number – 02223544341
  • Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research,
    244, Acharya J.C. Bose Marg, Kolkata-20
    Telephone Number – 03322235181
  • Madras Medical College,
    Park Town, Chennai – 600003
    Telephone Number – 04425305301

Reservation will be made as per 2200 point reservation roster. The mode of implementation of reservation will be available on DGHS

Specified Disabilities

(As per PWD Act, 2016 and as given in amended regulations of MCI)

  1. Physical disability
    • Locomotor disability - inability to execute distinctive activities associated with movement of self and objects resulting from affliction of musculoskeletal or nervous system or both, which includes following the following:
      • Leprosy cured person - Person who has been cured of leprosy but is suffering from
        • loss of sensation in hands or feet as well as loss of sensation and paresis in the eye and eye-lid but with no manifest deformity;
        • manifest deformity and paresis but having sufficient mobility in their hands and feet to enable them to engage in normal economic activity;
        • extreme physical deformity as well as advanced age which prevents him/her from undertaking any gainful occupation, and the expression “leprosy cured” shall construed accordingly.
      • Cerebral palsy
      • Dwarfism - A medical or genetic condition resulting in an adult height of 4 feet 10 inches (147 centimeters) or less;
      • Muscular dystrophy
      • Acid attack victims
    • Visual impairment
      • Blindness -A condition where a person has any of the following conditions, after best correct
        • Total absence of sight; or
        • Visual acuity less than 3/60 or less than 10/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with best possible correction; or
        • Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of less than 10 degree.
      • Low-vision - means a condition where a person has any of the following conditions namely:
        • Visual acuity not exceeding 6/18 or less than 20/60 upto 3/60 or upto 10/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with best possible corrections; or
        • Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of less than 40 degree up to 10 degree
    • Hearing impairment
      • Deaf - Persons having 70 DB hearing loss in speech frequencies in both ears
      • Hard of hearing - Person having 60 DB to 70 DB hearing loss in speech frequencies in both ears
    • Speech and language disability -means a permanent disability arising out of conditions such as laryngectomy or aphasia affecting one or more components of speech and language
  2. Intellectual disability
    • Specific learning disabilities - Heterogeneous group of conditions wherein there is a deficit in processing language, spoken or written, that may manifest itself as a difficulty to comprehend, speak, read, write, spell, or to do mathematical calculations and includes such conditions as perceptual disabilities, dyslexia, dysgrphia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia and developmental aphasia.
    • Autism spectrum disorder
  3. Mental behaviour - “mental illness”
  4. Disability caused due to –
    • Chronic neurological conditions, such as
      • Multiple sclerosis
      • Parkinson’s disease
    • Blood disorder
      • Haemophilia
      • Thalassemia
      • Sickle cell disease
  5. Multiple Disabilities (more than one of the above specified disabilities) including deaf blindness which means a condition in which a person may have combination of hearing and visual impairments causing sever communication, developmental, and educational problems.
  6. Any other category as may be notified by the Central Government.

Any amendment to the Schedule to the RPWD Act, 2016, shall consequently stand amended in the above schedule.

Certificate for Physical Disability Candidates

NEET 2018 Physical Disability Reservation Certificate