On the request of lots of medical aspirants,today we will
discuss about “Total number of medical PG seats in India 2020″.
As per latest updates more than 4810 medical PG seats in various MD and MS programs have been increased.These seats will be available for current 2020-21 session.The Medical Council of India Board of Governors (MCI BOG) have given the permission for this increment. This is declared by the Chairman of Medical Counsel India Board Of Governors,Prof Dr VK Paul to PTI.As per the report after this approval total number of PG medical seats will be 36,192 .As we all know that All India Quota NEET PG counselling is going on.Click here to visit official website for registration and choice filling.
Number of seats
After listening to this news all MBBS passouts who are going to participate in NEET PG counselling at various levels are feeling very happy.Reason is very simple as , in the new academic session 2020-21 counselling, 36,192 PG medical seats (MD/MS) in major branches will be available. We have informed about this in earlier article .We have told that the maximum of seat increment comes with the move of the Medical Counsel of India as well as the central government to allow medical colleges to convert the seats in PG Diploma program to equal number of seats in MD/MS courses in return.
BoG Chairman and Niti Aayog member V K Paul further said that this increment is highest if we compare last few years. “In 2020-21 academic session, approximately 44,190 post-graduate medical seats (36,192 MD/MS seats and 8,000 DNB/FNB seats) will be available for 54,000 undergraduate MBBS pass-outs,” as per the news.
After this announcement the Medical counsel of India have accepted long pending demand of the medical aspirants.Earlier total number of PG medical seats were very less in comparison of number of applicants.This year more than 1,60,000 MBBS students were appeared in NEET PG 2020.As per the statement of Dr VK Paul ,Govt. is having a target of 80,000 PG medical seats by 2024.For this purpose they will take help of private sector healthcare providers. By 2024, India will be able to attain the WHO norm of having one doctor for every thousand patients, he said.
This is the details of all medical seats inclusive of all medical colleges.
Govt. medical colleges,private medical colleges, All India Institute of Medical Sciences(AIIMS),
Jawahar Lal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research,ESI and hospitals run by Army.
Total number of medical PG seats in India 2020 means seats in MS,MD and PG diploma.
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