National Medical Commission clarifies on EWS quota seats in MBBS course and seats available for counseling
New Delhi: With a lot of confusion surrounding the implementation of the EWS quota in MBBS course, the National Medical Commission ( NMC) has recently issued a Clarification regarding available seats for counseling after implementing EWS quota in MBBS course.
This came after the NMC received a number of regarding the seats granted for implementing the EWS quota.
The clarifications to the queries are as below:-
3. It may be noted that for any Medical College which has been granted LoP for increased intake in MBBS seats for the AY 2020-21, the total seats also include the increased seats granted earlier for AY 2019-20 for implementing the EWS Quota. For example, if a college had been granted permission to increase seats from 100 to 125 during academic year 2019-20 for implementing EWS quota and was granted permission to increase from 100 to 150 seats under section 10A for AY 2020-21, the total seats will remain capped at 150 annual intake and not 175.