Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2021 - Dates, Registration, Process

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2021 - Dates, Registration, Process

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET: The AYUSH Admission Central Counselling Committee (AACCC) grants admission to AYUSH courses through scores of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test - NEET. Through AYUSH NEET counselling 2021, admission to 15% All India Quota seats in government, central universities, national institutes, private colleges, and 100% in deemed universities will be granted admission to Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha, and Homeopathy (ASU&H) courses. As per the AACCC, the schedule and scheme for AYUSH admission through NEET 2021 will be uploaded on the official website, aaccc.gov.in/aacccug. NEET AYUSH 2021 counselling will be conducted in two rounds for 15% AIQ, while a mop-up round will be held for deemed/central universities, national institutes, and private colleges. A total of 52,720 seats in 914 BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, BSMS, and BNYS colleges through NEET 2021 will be granted. Marks obtained in NEET result 2021 will play an important role in AYUSH NEET counselling 2021.

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In order to participate in NEET counseling for AYUSH admissions, aspirants will have to register themselves by entering their personal, academic, contact, NEET 2021, and other asked details. Along with the registration process, candidates will have to provide their preferences of colleges as well as courses. Based on the NEET 2021 result, choices filled, seats available, reservation criteria, and other factors, admission to AYUSH courses will be granted. The remaining 85% state quota seats under AYUSH courses through NEET 2021 will be granted by respective state counselling authorities. Aspirants seeking more details on admission to AYUSH courses through NEET dates, rounds, procedure, seat allotment result, seats, and other details can check the article below.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET - Overview

Particulars

Details

NEET exam date 2021To be announced

Names of AYUSH UG courses offered

BAMS,BHMS, BNYS, BUMS & BSMS

Eligibility criteria

Same as NEET 2021 eligibility criteria

Total AYUSH seats52,720 seats
Total AYUSH colleges through NEET 2021914 BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, BSMS, and BNYS colleges

Counselling authority for AYUSH UG courses

AYUSH Admission Central Counselling Committee (AACCC)

Important Dates for Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2021

Candidates can keep track of the important events related to admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2021 from the table below.

Admission to Ayush courses through NEET 2021 Dates

Events

Dates

NEET 2021 exam

12 September 2021

Registration/Payment (Round 1)

To be announced

Choice filling

To be announced

Last date of fee payment

To be announced

First seat allotment list

To be announced

Final round one seat allotment list

To be announced

Reporting at the allotted college

To be announced

Fresh Registration for Round II

To be announced

Why AYUSH courses through NEET are important?

With the rise of dangerous and critical diseases, the majority of people are considering an alternative option for western medicine. India is the birthplace of many of the ancient and traditional healing methods, which has been treating the health problems of mankind for so many years. Today, many students wish to pursue many courses in the field of AYUSH, as it aims to encourage the development of education and research in this ancient art of healing.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2021 - Duration, and internship

Course

Duration

Internship

Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery

4.5 years

1 year

Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery

4.5 years

1 year

Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yoga Sciences

4.5 years

1 year

Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery

4 years

1 year

Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery

4 years

1 year

Admission to Ayush courses through NEET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

As mentioned above, admission to AYUSH courses will be granted on the basis of NEET 2021 scores, therefore, the eligibility criteria is similar to the one released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). However, because every institute has its own specific eligibility criteria, candidates are advised to check the website of the respective institute to know their eligibility criteria. Those who want to know the eligibility criteria of NEET can check the points below.

AYUSH NEET Eligibility Criteria

ParametersDetails
Qualifying Exam10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English as a core subject in both Classes 11 and 12 from a recognized board.
Minimum Age Requirement17 years as of December 31, 2021.
Maximum Age Limit*25 years of age or more for unreserved category candidates and 30 years of age for reserved and PwD category candidates.
Qualifying MarksUR - 50%, OBC/SC/ST - 40%, PWD - 45% (minimum aggregate marks only for PCB subjects)
Maximum AttemptsNo limit on the permitted number of attempts.
NationalityIndian Nationals, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET - Centralised Counselling

The counselling procedure for AYUSH courses is similar to the NEET counselling 2021 but the dates are different. The counseling for AYUSH All India Quota seats, seats in government-aided institutes, central universities, national institutes, private colleges, and 100% seats in Deemed Universities is conducted by AYUSH Admission Central Counselling Committee (AACCC). The counseling for AYUSH courses through NEET is conducted in two rounds for 15% AIQ seats, after which a mop-up round is conducted only for Deemed/Central Universities and National Institutes. Aspirants have to fill their choices of colleges and courses according to their preference and lock it before the last given date. If an aspirant fails to do that, then the filled choices are locked by default.

After the completion of each round, the authority releases the AYUSH seat allotment list. On the basis of choices filled, seats available, NEET UG rank, reservation criteria and other factors, admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2021 will be granted. For better convenience, NEET aspirants can check the previous years' AYUSH seat allotment list below. Those who will not get any seat in round one can take a part in the further round by entering fresh choices.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET Seat allotment list - Previous Year's

Seat allotment round AYUSH 2020 seat allotment list2019 Seat allotment list
Round 1 (Provisional)Click here--
Round 1Click hereClick here
Round 2 (Provisional)Click hereClick hereClick here (REVISED)
Round 2 (Final)Click hereClick here
Mop-up roundClick here (Provisional)Click here (Final)Click here (Provisional)Click here (Final)
Candidates can check the AYUSH NEET counseling scheme in the image below.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET - State Counselling

The BAMS counselling 2021 along with other AYUSH courses will be conducted for 85% of state quota seats. The admission to AYUSH courses is taken on the basis of NEET 2021 merit list wherein each state which offers AYUSH courses will conduct their own separate counseling in accordance with their respective rules and regulations followed. The eligibility criteria for each state is set by the respective state counseling committee and thus may differ therefore it is advisable that the candidates check the website of the particular institute they wish to take admission in.To check the number of seats and colleges offering AYUSH courses, Click here.

Admission to BAMS through NEET

Ayurvedacharya. BAMS is a 5 and a half years duration course that is an amalgamation of modern medicines along with traditional ayurvedic methods. Admission to this course will be granted through BAMS counselling 2021 conducted on the basis of NEET exam. BAMS includes the study of topics such as:

  • Ayurvedic as Modern Anatomy & Physiology

  • Ayurvedic Toxicology, Pharmacology, and Pharmaceutics including herbal and herbomineral medicines as well as essential modern pharmacology, diagnostics, and clinical methods.

  • Ayurvedic as well as modern aspects of - general medicine, gynecology and obstetrics, general surgery, pediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology, Panchakarma (Bio-cleansing procedure), Ayurvedic Classical Texts.

Admission to BHMS through NEET

Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) is an undergraduate degree course that a candidate studies in order to gain knowledge in medical treatment through the homeopathic system. Homeopathy is the study of medical treatments with the help of highly medicines made of highly diluted substances that activates the self-healing processes in the body. Candidates who want to pursue BHMS will have a career in speciation such as Homoeopathic Pharmacy, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Skin Specialist and Infertility. The study of BHMS course involves topics such as:

  • Introduction to herbology

  • Fundamentals of Ayurvedic plant healing

  • Healing through nutritional therapies

  • Essential principles of homoeopathy

  • Mind and body healing techniques

  • Introduction to alternative medicine

  • History of holistic health

  • Immunology and immune system disorders

  • Introduction to traditional Chinese medicine

  • Health, wellness and longevity

Admission to BNYS through NEET

The study of Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yoga Sciences (BNYS) includes the study of both traditional naturopathic as well as modern medicine. The healing method focuses on the natural ability of the body to cure itself which is assisted by naturopathy. The study of the courses includes such as:

  • Nutrition Therapy

  • Acupuncture

  • Homoeopathic Medicine

  • Natural Childbirth

  • Herbal/Botanical Medicine

Admission to BSMS through NEET

The course Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery (BSMS) provides knowledge of the most ancient study of AYUSH systems. Siddha is a traditional healing method that revolves around the idea that the physiological functions of a body are controlled by seven elements, the imbalance of which is the root cause of any kind of disease a person may get afflicted with. BSMS involves the study of:

  • Siddha Maruthuvam – Pothu (General Medicine).

  • Gunapadam (Pharmacology).

  • Sirappu Maruthuvam (Special Medicine).

  • Pillaippini Maruthvam (Paediatrics).

  • Noi Nadal (Pathology).

  • Nanju nool (Toxicology)

Admission to BUMS through NEET

BUMS i.e Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery is a course related to the Unani system of healing. Unani is a study of four main components which is earth, fire, water and air. The system has been best known for treating eight loss, kidney stones, diabetes, psoriasis, arthritis, etc. In BUMS, students learn about:

  • Regimental therapy (llaj -bit- Tadbeer),

  • Venesection,

  • Turkish bath,

  • Cauterization,

  • Pharmacotherapy (llaj-bit-Dawa),

  • Dietotherapy (llaj-bit-Ghiza),

  • Surgery (Jarahat), etc.

AYUSH NEET 2021 Counselling - Contact details

Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy (AYUSH)Government of IndiaAYUSH Admissions Central Counseling Committee (AACCC)

AACCC Call Centre:

  • Phone No. : 011-29870011
  • Mobile No.: 9354529990
  • E-mail: counseling-aaccc@aiia.gov.in