medical admissions

'Take it as revenge and show medicine safe in your hands': HC dismisses SC student's admission plea

The petition should be dismissed with a heavy cost for wasting the court's time, but it was reluctant to do so, treating this as an attempt of an innocent girl to get admission for her 'dream course'

published on : 24th November 2021

A NEET divide in super speciality medical admissions

According to data from the Directorate of Medical Education, less than 17 per cent of service doctors got super speciality seats post-NEET, compared to over 40 per cent before 2017.

published on : 2nd September 2021

No quota for poor in medical admissions sans SC nod, says Madras HC

Turns down DMK’s plea for 50% OBC quota, says uniform reservation must across states

published on : 26th August 2021

Madras High Court dismisses DMK plea seeking 50% OBC reservations in all India quota seats

The court also did not allow the Union government to implement a 10 per cent quota for economically weaker sections from forward castes in the seats surrendered by TN

published on : 25th August 2021

AK Rajan Committee submits 165-page report on impact of NEET on medical admissions in Tamil Nadu

Based on the panel report, the DMK government is likely to move a resolution seeking exemption for TN from the national-level entrance test and send it to the Centre and the President.

published on : 14th July 2021

Medical admissions: Just five from Tamil Nadu State Board in NEET top 20

After being on hold for weeks while the State optimistically pursued efforts to get an exemption from the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, Tamil Nadu finally released the provisional rank list.

published on : 24th August 2017

SC asks Tamil Nadu to follow common NEET for medical admissions after Centre refuses to endorse ordinance

The Centre has rejected the NEET exemption ordinance proposed by Tamil Nadu saying one state cannot be granted exemption.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Tamil Nadu Health Secretary Radhakrishnan leaves for Delhi again over NEET issue

Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan along with senior officials from the Directorate of Medical Education left for New Delhi on Sunday again over seeking exemption for the State from NEET.

published on : 21st August 2017

WB, TN students got different NEET question papers: MPs in Rajya Sabha 

Members of the TMC and AIADMK in the Rajya Sabha today expressed grave concern over the issue of different questions papers being given to students attempting NEET.

published on : 24th July 2017