Ahmedabad: The Admission Committee for Professional Undergraduate Medical Education Courses has announced that choice-filling for the first round of admissions to MBBS and BDS courses started on Saturday and will end on Friday. Students who have provided their choices will be able to check their status on Friday, the committee said in a statement.
According to the statement, there are 6,008 MBBS seats in the state, 4,796 of which are in the Gujarat state quota, 285 are in the national quota, 288 are in management quota and 639 are NRI quota seats. There are 1,225 BDS seats in the state which include 36 national quota seats, 984 state quota seats, 87 management quota and 148 NRI quota seats.
The total number of MBBS and BDS seats combined is 7,263, the statement said. According to the rules, 15% of all undergraduate medical seats and 50% of seats in postgraduate courses in the state are reserved for all-India quota students. The remaining are state quota seats, which are further divided into government, management and NRI quotas.