For 15% all-India Quota seats in Govt Medical Colleges, counseling will be conducted by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS. The counselling conducted by DGHS will also include Deemed Universities as they have an All India character. The Deemed Universities mentioned above shall also include Deemed Universities run by religious and linguistic minorities.
For 85% state quota seats for govt. & private medical colleges affiliated to state universities, the respective state authorities will conduct the counseling.
There shall be only two rounds of common counselling each conducted by the DGHS/State Government. After the second round of counselling for All India Quota seats, the students who take admission in All India Quota seats shall not be allowed/permitted to vacate the seats. The students who take admission and secure admission in Deemed Universities pursuant to the second round of counselling conducted by the DGHS shall not be eligible to participate in any other counselling.
The notification to be issued by the DGHS and the State Government notifying Common Counselling should also provide the fee structure of Deemed Universities and Private Medical Colleges. The DGHS/ State Government should also obtain the consent of the students regarding their willingness to pay the fees provided in the notification and take admission in the Deemed Universities and Private Medical Colleges
Common counselling conducted by the DGHS/State Government will not in any manner affect the rights of minority institutions to admit students of their respective minority community. The minority quota seats, if any, in institutions run by minorities will be filled up by minority students only. Therefore, the rights of minority institutions are fully protected.