According to Pawar, there are 101,043 medical seats now, up from 51,348 before 2014. Out of which 52,778 seats are available in government medical colleges and rest 48,265 seats are available in private medical colleges.
He said that there has been a 110 percent increase in PG seats in medical across the country. Before 2014, there were 31,185 seats in the country. But now there are 65,335 seats. Of the total PG seats, 13,246 are under Diplomate of National Board (DNB)/ Fellowship of National Board (FNB). While 1621 PG seats are in the College of Physicians and Surgeons.
These states have the maximum number of MBBS seats
Tamil Nadu – 11225
Karnataka – 11020
Maharashtra – 10295
Uttar Pradesh – 9253
Andhra Pradesh – 5635
West Bengal – 4825
Madhya Pradesh -4180
Here, the Medical Education Department, Uttar Pradesh today announced the addition of 1,300 new MBBS seats in state government-run medical colleges. 13 new medical colleges will start from the academic year 2023-24. Let us tell you that registrations are being done for NEET UG right now. Candidates who want to register for NEET UG can apply till April 6 by visiting the official website.
NEET UG 2023 exam will be held on 7th May. Whereas, the result will be released in the last week of May or in June. After the release of the result, the candidates will be able to check it by visiting the official website. The steps to check the result will be given on the official website. Let us tell you that the candidates who are successful in NEET UG are given admission in undergraduate courses like MBBS, BDS and others.