MBBS Admission Process in Sikkim Medical College

MBBS In Sikkim

Overview

There is one medical college in Sikkim that goes by the name of Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences and number of seats offered by the college in each academic session is 50. These seats are divided into 15 percent All India Quota and 85 % Sikkim State Quota 2021 seats. Candidates can further pursue postgraduate studies in this college Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences admission to MD as well as MS programs is a worthwhile opportunity and there are 20+ seats available for pursuing PG. 

Index

1. Fees, Seats - Private Medical Colleges
2. NEET UG Counseling Process 
3. Important Dates NEET 2022
4. Predict Your Chance for MBBS Seat
5. Medical PG or NEXT
6. Medical PG in USA (USMLE)
7. Medical PG in Germany
8. Complete details of Private Medical college in Sikkim

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 Pvt Medical College. In Sikkim, 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.

TRUST Pvt. Medical College in SIKKIM
Sr. No. Name of
Medical College
Year of Inception of College Annual Intake (Seats) Total Course fee
(Govt. Seat)
Expected Cut off(State Counseling)  Expected Cut off
(All India counseling)
1 Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Gangtok 2000 50 17 Lacs NA NA

Sikkim NEET-UG 2021 Counseling Process:

The Human Resource Development Department, Sikkim is responsible for conducting State counseling for allocation of 85% of MBBS Seats in Govt and Private Medical College under State Quota. However, MCC is the governing body for filling rest 15 % seats through All India Quota seats in Govt Medical College and 100% Seats in Deemed University. Those who qualified NEET are eligible to apply in both the counseling processes. Please refer the table below to find Cut off marks for each category.

Category NEET 2021 Cutoff Percentile NEET-UG 2020 Cutoff Marks NEET-UG 2021 Cut off Marks
General 50th percentile 147 138
SC/ST/OBC 40th percentile 113 108
General (PwD) 45th percentile 129 122
SC/ST/OBC (PwD) 40th percentile 113 108

Important Dates:

Seat allocation is being done in multiple phases both in All India counseling and State counseling of Sikkim. This is because, many seats become vacant due to withdrawal of seats by the students for not getting college of their choice, not able to arrange the funds for fees, Lack of proof of their category under which they applied etc. Once the dates for reporting to the college/ Fee deposits/Submitting documents is passed all such seats made available for the next rounds. In the below table, you can find the details for counseling rounds in All India and State counseling followed for MBBS Seat Allocation- 

Counselling Round All India Counselling State Counselling All India & State 2022
Round-1 Feb 2022 Feb 2022 To be Announced
Round-2 Feb 2022 Feb 2022 To be Announced
Mop Up Round NA Feb 2022 To be Announced
Stray Round NA Mar 2022 To be Announced

The HRDD, Sikkim, Prepares and publish the State Merit list of under each category. Students can assess their chance to get college of their choice based on previous year’s Cut offs 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.

ELIGIBILITY

The eligibility criteria to qualify for Sikkim MBBS counseling 2021 is illustrated below 

1. The applicant so applying for MBBS in Sikkim must be a citizen of India. 
2. The applicant must have reached 17 years of age by 31st December of the year in which he/she is applying for admission.
3. The applicant must have passed 12th standard with a minimum of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English in case he/she is from an unreserved caste and 40% if he/she is from a reserved caste. 
4. The applicant must be a bona fide resident of Sikkim 
5. Applicants must qualify the NEET UG Exam as well as clear the cutoff for Sikkim Manipal medical college MBBS cut off.

APPLICATION PROCESS

For Sikkim MBBS admission online application, the candidate must visit the official website of Directorate of Technical Education Sikkim and register himself. Once he has registered himself, the next step for the candidate is to begin with filling his personal details. He must ensure the info provided by him is correct. Now, it is time for him to upload his passport sized photograph (preferably recently-taken) and his signature in either Hindi or English (avoid capital letters in the signature). Now comes the part where the candidate is to furnish his educational qualifications. The final step is that candidate has to pay the Manipal college of medical sciences fees for counseling which is non-refundable. The fee can be paid either by online or offline mode. After successful completion of all the aforementioned steps, the candidate has successfully completed the Sikkim MBBS admission application.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED

The documents required during the time of Sikkim MBBS admission application as well as admission to MBBS in Sikkim are highlighted below – 

1. 10th and 12th standard certificate 
2. 10th and 12th standard mark sheet
3. NEET hall ticket 
4. NEET Score card
5. Birth certificate 
6. Identity proof (Aadhaar card, Driving License, Passport, Voter ID) 
7. 10 Passport sized photographs (The photograph must be the same as those used in the NEET application form and hall ticket) 
8. Fee payment receipt 
9. Printout of the application form

Documents that are subject to applicability – 

1. Reservation category certificate 
2. Domicile certificate 
3. PWD (Persons With Disability) certificate 
4. Gap period affidavit 
5. Income certificate 
6. Freedom fighter certificate

RESERVATION POLICY

As mentioned before, the Sikkim MBBS seats will be bifurcated into 15% All India Quota Seats and 85% Sikkim state quota 2021 seats. Below is the detailed reservation policy regarding the seats in Sikkim Manipal Medical College.

CATEGORY PERCENTAGE OF RESERVATION ALLOTTED
Candidate applying through merit  10
Candidates from Bhutia and Lepcha category  20
Candidates from Primitive tribes 05
Candidates from Central OBC category  20
Candidates from Scheduled Tribes 13
Candidates from Scheduled Castes 07
Others 05

NEET-UG Exam dates 2022

The National Testing Agency (NTA)  conducted the NEET (UG) 2021 examination on Sunday, 12th September 2021 in pen & paper mode. NEET-2021 Exam was delayed due to the second wave of COVID-19. CBSE announced the 12th Board exams for  2022 in April and May  It is expected NTA may conduct NEET-UG 2022 Exams in the month of July’22. If it happens then the NEET result will be declared in the month of Aug. In such a scenario, NEET UG Counseling 2022 will take place in the month of  Sept. The examination will serve as a uniform entrance examination for MBBS admission and other streams like BDS/ BAMS/ BSMS/ BUMS/ BHMS and other undergraduate medical courses.

Pl find the tentative date for NEET UG 2022 Exam

EVENT Expected Date NEET 2022
NEET exam notification April/ May
NEET 2022 application form date by NTA April/ May
Last date to submit NEET 2022 application form 2nd Week May
NEET UG 2022 Admit Card Release Date 1st/2nd Week Jul
NEET 2022 Exam Date 1st/2nd Week Jul
NEET 2022 Result 1st week Aug
Announcement of Counseling Dates 3rd Week Sept

Your Chance to get a 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 Sikkim State Medical colleges In All India Counselling NEET UG 2021 and Sikkim State Counselling NEET-UG 2021 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-category 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 Human Resource Development Department (HRDD).

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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 chances of getting 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 2021 Specialty Govt Med
College
Pvt Med College
Seats Success Ratio Seats
1.75 Lacs
MD (Non Clinical) 15K 8.6% 10K
MS ( Clinical) 8K 4.6% 5K
Total 23K 11.4% 15K

Do you feel early preparation and the right mentorship will pave your dream of becoming a specialist?

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 internship Students needs to go thru NEXT-2 which will assess their Clinical skills, Patient Management, and Keeping of Medical history. Those who will be 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 about difficulty of getting 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 easily. US Healthcare system is considered as 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 US health care assessment system for their Medical Graduates USMLE exam are divided in 3 Parts. One can appear in USMLE Step 1 after 2nd Year, USMLE Step 2 CK during 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 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 that 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 Private Medical college in Sikkim

You can find complete information about Private college of Sikkim by clicking on the respective college in the table below