MBBS in Bihar


There are 20 medical colleges in Bihar that teach MBBS. Bihar has recently observed an inclusion of 3 new medical college in Bihar in year 2024 alone. One, the Employees State Insurance Corporation Medical College,Patna, Radha Devi Jageshwari Memorial Medical College and Hospital ,Shree Narayan Medical Institute and Hospital, The total MBBS seats in Bihar 2024 amount to 2,565

The Bihar MBBS admission will be based on the marks obtained by the candidate in the NEET UG exam. The counseling authority for Bihar MBBS admission is BCECEB which expands to Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board. These total medical colleges in Bihar are bifurcated into 12 government medical colleges and 8 private medical colleges in Bihar. The total MBBS seats in Bihar 2024 government medical colleges are 1515 and total seats offered by private medical colleges in Bihar are 1050.

There are also opportunities for candidate to further medical studies in Bihar and pursue PG there. There are 11 Bihar medical colleges with collectively 820+ seats in MD/MS/Diploma programs. Therefore, let’s say a candidate looks forward to pursue super specialty as well. In that case, there are 2 medical colleges in Bihar that offer DM/M.Ch programs.


Fees & Seats - Govt Medical Colleges

Refer to the below table for Total Tuition Fees, MBBS intake, Establishment Year, Cut off for All India Quota and State Quota Seats for every Govt Medical College in Bihar

Sr. No. Name of Medical College Year of Establishment Annual Intake (Seats) Total Course fee
(Govt. Seat)
Cut off(State Counseling) Cut off
(All India counseling)
1 Shri Krishna Medical College, Muzzafarpur 1970 120 1.06 Lacs 625 628
2 Nalanda Medical College, Patna 1970 150 1.06 Lacs 634 639
3 Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College, Gaya 1970 120 1.06 Lacs 625 627
4 Darbhanga Medical College, Lehriasarai 1946 120 1.06 Lacs 628 637
5 Patna Medical College, Patna 1925 200 1.06 Lacs 649 653
6 All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna 2012 100 0.1 Lacs NA 664
7 Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur 1971 120 1.06 Lacs 625 631
8 Jannayak Karpoori Thakur Medical College & Hospital, Madhepura, Bihar 2020 100 1.06 Lacs NA NA
9 Government Medical College, Bettiah 2013 120 1.06 Lacs NA 623
10 Vardhman Institute of Medical Sciences, Pawapuri, Nalanda(Bhagwan Mahavir Institute of Medical Sciences) 2013 120 1.06 Lacs NA 637
11 Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences,Sheikhpura, Patna 2011 120 6.8 Lacs 639 NA
12 Employees State Insurance Corporation Medical College,Patna 2021 100 NA NA NA
13 Government Medical College, Purnea 2023 100 NA NA NA

Fees & Seats - Private Medical Colleges

In the table below you can find the Total Tuition Fees, MBBS intake, Establishment Year, Cut off for All India Quota and State Quota Seats for every Govt Medical College. In Bihar, Private Medical Colleges participate solely in State Counseling procedures and not in All India Counseling. Hence, All India Quota cut off details is not available.

Name of Medical College Year of Establishment Annual Intake
Total Course
Fee (Govt. Seat)
(State Counseling)
(Govt. Seat)
Total Course Fee
(Mgmt. Seat)
1 Mata Gujri Memorial Medical College, Kishanganj 1990 100 51.2 Lacs 540 51.2 Lacs 307
2 Katihar Medical College, Katihar 1987 150 44.4 Lacs 562 44.4 Lacs 361
3 Narayan Medical College & Hospital, Sasaram 2008 150 74.2 Lacs 503 74.2 Lacs 286
4 Netaji Subhas Medical College & Hospital, Amhara,Bihta,patna 2020 100 99 Lacs 466 99 Lacs 192
5 Lord Buddha Koshi Medical College and Hospital, Saharsa 2019 100 21.15 Lacs 481 69.7 Lacs 375
6 Madhubani Medical College, Madhubani 2019 150 90 Lacs 478 90 Lacs 230
7 Radha Devi Jageshwari Memorial Medical College and Hospital 2021 150 NA NA NA NA
8 Shree Narayan Medical Institute and Hospital 2021 150 NA NA NA NA
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Private Medical Colleges Vs MBBS Abroad

There are numerous benefits to the MBBS Abroad over study at Private Medical College in India. You can refer to the below table to understand the values we fetch in MBBS Abroad on various critical parameters, that are crucial before deciding the right path

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Key Parameter MBBS Abroad Private Medical College
University Type Public & Private Both Only Private
World Ranking Available Not Available
Recognition WHO, WFME, ECFMG, US GMC,UK etc NMC and very few international recognition
Teaching Experience Up to 200 Years Mostly up to 10 Years
Tuition Fee 5/6 Years 3-5 Lacs/Year(Affordable) 8-15Lacs/Year(Expensive)
Global Exposure Very High, Students from across world No Exposure
Teaching Methodology Small Groups of 15-20 Students in each batch, Test after every Conceptual Class 100-150 students in a batch
Grading of Academics Mostly European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) University Level, CBME
Opportunities for Global Medical PG US, CANADA, Gulf Region, UK and other European Countries incl India Primarily India
Patient Interaction Moderate to High Very Less
Affiliated Hospitals Multiple Hospitals for different speciality College Hospital only

Teaching Experience of Medical Colleges

In Bihar, most of the colleges have 10-25 years of experience, very few colleges established in last 5 to 10 years. It is always important to select an old medical college as there is no shortage of faculties and they are well experienced too, which is the primary requirement of a MBBS student for their learning.

Experience of Teaching Name of Medical College
Less than 5 years

1. Jannayak Karpoori Thakur Medical College & Hospital, Madhepura, Bihar
2. Netaji Subhas Medical College & Hospital, Amhara, Bihta, Patna
3. Lord Buddha Koshi Medical College and Hospital, Saharsa
4. Madhubani Medical College, Madhubani
5.Employees State Insurance Corporation Medical College, Patna
6. Radha Devi Jageshwari Memorial Medical College and Hospital
7. Shree Narayan Medical Institute and Hospital

5-10 years

1. All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Patna
2. Government Medical College, Bettiah
3. Vardhman Institute of Medical Sciences, Pawapuri, Nalanda

10-25 years

1. Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences,Sheikhpura, Patna
2. Narayan Medical College & Hospital, Sasaram

More than 25 years

1. Shri Krishna Medical College, Muzzafarpur
2. Nalanda Medical College, Patna
3. Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College, Gaya
4. Darbhanga Medical College, Lehriasarai
5. Patna Medical College, Patna
6. Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Bhagalpur
7. Mata Gujri Memorial Medical College, Kishanganj
8. Katihar Medical College, Katihar

NEET-UG Exam dates 2024

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the NEET (UG) 2024 examination on Sunday,5th May 2024 in pen & paper mode. The examination will serve as a uniform entrance examination for MBBS admission and other stream like BDS/ BAMS/ BSMS/ BUMS/ BHMS and other undergraduate medical courses

You can find the below Schedule for NEET-UG 2024 Exam

Notification for NEET 2024 09 Feb 2024
Release of NEET 2024 Application form 09 Feb 2024
Last date to submit NEET 2024 Application form 16 Mar 2024
NEET Admit Card 2024 release date 2 May 2024
NEET 2024 Exam Date 5 May 2024
NEET 2024 Result 4 Jun 2024

The BCECEB, Bihar, Prepares and publishes the State Merit list under each category. Students can assess their chance to get the college of their choice based on the previous year’s Cutoffs of that college. If you want to be sure about the chances it is recommended to use MOKSH College Predictor which utilizes Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning technology. Also, this college predictor will give you an idea and will predict the college possible for you based on your current NEET Ranking, Reservation category, and Other Quotas applicable for you.

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Eligibility for Bihar NEET-UG 2024 Counselling

To fulfill the eligibility criteria, the candidate must

  • Be a citizen of India
  • Have completed 17 years of age by the 31st December of the year he/she is applying for admission in
  • His/her parents are citizens of India
  • His/her parents are refugees in the state of Bihar
  • One of his/her parents may not be a permanent resident of the state but employed by the government of Bihar
  • His/her parents are working in transferable jobs in the states of Bihar and Jharkhand
  • His/her parents are employed by Public Sector Undertakings of the Government of India
  • His/her parents are employed by the United Nations and posted in Bihar
  • Have passed 12th standard with a minimum of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English in case he/she is from an unreserved category and 40% if he/she is from a reserved category
  • Qualify the NEET UG Exam as well as clear the Bihar MBBS cut-off 2024.

How to Register for BiharNEET UG Counselling 2024

The candidates eligible for Bihar MBBS admission shall fill the application form for total MBBS seats in Bihar. The Bihar MBBS counseling application form will be released on the official website of BCECEB (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board). The procedure will commence with the candidates registering themselves through their E-mail ID and mobile number. The candidates will then receive UGMAC registration ID on the E-mail ID and mobile number provided during registration. Through this ID, the candidates are enabled to log in to the website and proceed with the application process. Moreover, candidates have to pay a certain amount that goes towards application form fees. This payment can be made either offline through E-Challan or online through debit cards, credit cards or net banking. The details of the amount to be paid are available under the ‘APPLICATION FEE’ section.

Afterward, the candidates must supply information that incorporates a candidate’s personal details, academic details, NEET UG details, contact details, etc. After filling in the essential information and fulfilling the prerequisites, the candidates have successfully registered themselves for the Bihar MBBS counseling.

The candidates are advised to print a couple or more copies of the filled admission form. These can be utilized at the time of the counseling process as well as the admission process.

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The documents that are mandatory to be produced for Bihar NEET counseling 2024 and the admission process are illustrated below. Candidates must note that the unavailability of any of the documents is likely to lead to the cancellation of the admission process.

  • 10th and 12th standard certificate
  • 10th and 12th standard mark sheet
  • NEET hall ticket
  • NEET Scorecard
  • Birth certificate
  • Identity proof (Aadhaar Card, Driving License, Passport, Voter ID)
  • 10 Passport sized photographs (The photograph must be the same as those used in the NEET application form and hall ticket)
  • Fee payment receipt
  • Printout of the application form
Documents that are subject to applicability –
  • Reservation category certificate
  • Domicile certificate
  • PWD (Persons With Disability)Certificate
  • Gap period affidavit
  • Income certificate
  • Freedom fighter certificate

Note: If any selected candidate fails to report at the college within the specified time frame, his/her seat will be forfeited.


Scheduled Caste candidates 16
Scheduled Tribe candidates 20
Extremely Backward Class candidates 18
Other Backward Class candidates 14

Predict Your Chance for MBBS Seat

The most difficult time for any of the students is to wait after NEET till the counseling process to know whether he/she is getting a college of his/her choice or not? Sometimes this dilemma continues for a couple of months due to multiple rounds of counseling. It has become more difficult due to parallel counseling of All India Quota and various States due to COVID-19. The counseling process is very complex where 550+ Govt. and Private colleges offer 83000+ Seats and fee variation is also huge that ranges from less than 1 Lac to 2.5 Cr for the course.

Dreams shatter when any silly mistake in choice filling or wrong selection of college leads to getting a poorly ranked college. Imagine getting paid seats or no seats at all due to a lack of genuine guidance!

MOKSH AI-based MBBS college predictor predicts your chances of getting an MBBS seat in Bihar State Medical colleges in All India Counselling NEET-UG 2024 and Bihar State Counselling NEET-UG 2024 under various Seat categories like Govt., Management, or NRI Seat. For assessing your chances of getting a seat, the MOKSH Predictor algorithm takes categories/sub-categories or various Quotas into consideration as per Govt. regulations. It also takes into account historical data published by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) or State Dept. responsible for counseling Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB).

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Medical PG in India or NEXT

During MBBS study, a student realizes the importance of being a specialist. They also understand the competitiveness to secure MD/MS Seat in Govt College. If we look at the success ratio to get PG in Govt Medical College which is 11% Broadly we can say that only 1 out of 10 will get PG Seat whereas the chances of getting a Clinical specialty is 1 out of 20 applicants. It is obvious that the PG journey is going to be very difficult or else students should have enough money to get the paid seat in Pvt Medical College which may be in Crores!

Total Applicants NEET PG 2022 Specialty Govt Med College Pvt Med College
Seats Success Ratio Seats
2.06 Lacs
MD (Non Clinical) 15K 8.6% 10K
MS (Clinical) 8K 4.6% 5K
Total 23K 11.4% 15K

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NMC already notified the introduction of the NEXT Exam in India from 2023.. This exam will replace all Medical PG exams in India. The exam will be conducted in two parts NEXT-1 and NEXT-2. The Objective of the NEXT-1 is to assess the Student’s Knowledge of Pre, Para, and Clinical Subjects on the National Level. Only post-qualifying of NEXT-1 any Medical student will be eligible for an Internship. Post completion of the internship Students needs to go thru NEXT-2 which will assess their Clinical skills, Patient Management, and Keeping of Medical history. Those who will clear NEXT-2 are awarded a license to practice and Rankers of NEXT-1 will get PG seats of their choice. You may refer to Page for detailed information on the Next Exam.

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Medical PG in USA (USMLE)

We are well aware of the difficulty of getting a PG in India. With the introduction of NEXT, maximum students in India are getting attracted to USMLE prep from 1st year of MBBS since it simulates the new NMC Competency-based curriculum much more easily. US Healthcare system is considered one of the best health care systems because of numerous reasons like High rewards, excellent infrastructure, Merit-based assessment, Open opportunities for Super specialties. Most of the countries trying to replicate the US health care assessment system for their Medical Graduates USMLE exam are divided into 3 Parts. One can appear in USMLE Step 1 after 2nd Year, USMLE Step 2 CK during an internship, and Step-3 during your residency (Medical PG). The USMLE is an online exam and can be taken at the PROMETRIC centers present across India.

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Medical PG IN UK (PLAB)

Till 2024, the Professional & Linguistic Assessments Board Test (PLAB test) is the instrument to assess the skills and knowledge of an International Medical Graduate. It also judges whether she is fit to be trained to practice medicine in the UK.

In short, an IMG's performance in PLAB determines her eligibility to practice in the UK.The PLAB test has two stages. PLAB 1 is an exam that has 180 MCQs that tests your recall. On the other hand, PLAB 2 is a practical OSCE (Objective Structured Clinical Exam) that tests your clinical skills.

The GMC ascertains your linguistic skills by assessing your score in specific tests. It may be the IELTS (Band Score 7.0 or higher) or OET (Grade B in reading, writing, listening & speaking).
After you pass PLAB 1 & 2, you apply for the GP registration. There is one constraint. You have a window of 2 years after clearing PLAB 2 during which you may apply no later.

By 2024, the UK Medical Licensing Assessment will replace the PLAB. The COVID pandemic has resulted in a major change that has affected life everywhere and at every level.
Especially the healthcare sector has faced unprecedented pressure. Consequently, the GMC UK is going to change certain things in PLAB and create the UKMLA exam.

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Medical PG in Germany

Medical PG in Germany

PG in Germany after MBBS in India is another great option, though it requires you to learn the German language. Of the 6 levels starting from A1 to C2, you need to clear A1 and A2 which would qualify you to apply for the visa.

Once the Language formalities are done, you get into the phase where you do Observer-ship from a German hospital approved by the German Medical Council. This is followed by Residency.

This may sound simple here but the process is quite complicated. To know more about PG in Germany after your MBBS in India,

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Details of all Govt and Pvt Medical college in Bihar

You can find complete information about any Govt and Private colleges of Bihar by clicking on the respective college in the table below