Admission to AYUSH Courses through NEET ‣ Eligibility, Application Form, Fees

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2024 – AYUSH Admission Central Counseling Committee conducts the AYUSH UG NEET 2024 admission process. To seek admission into the AYUSH courses, aspirants have to register online. After the NEET 2024 result announcement, the authority will release merit list, on the basis of which they will be called for the counseling.

For AYUSH NEET UG counseling, aspirants along with their preference of colleges and courses, have to fill out their personal details, academic qualifications, NEET 2024 details and other asked documents. According to the information filled and the availability of seats, admission to colleges will be granted by the authority.

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Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET: Overview 

NEET 2024 Counseling will be conducted for 15% AIQ seats in government, central universities, national institutes, private colleges and for 100% seats in deemed universities to grant admission to Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy courses.

The remaining 85% state quota seats will be granted by respective state counseling authority. A total of 52,720 seats in 914 BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, BSMS and BNYS colleges are available. To know more about the AYUSH courses, aspirants can check the table given below.

Name of the AYUSH UG courses offeredBAMS, BHMS, BNYS, BUMS & BSMS
Eligibility CriteriaAge should be 17 10+2 or equivalent with Physics, chemistry, biology and English as a compulsory subject
Total AYUSH seats 52,720 seats
Total AYUSH colleges through NEET914 BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, BSMS and BNYS colleges
Counseling Authority for AYUSH UG coursesAYUSH Admission Central Council Committee (AACCC)

Application Fee for AYUSH Courses 

Application fees for AYUSH course are non-refundable and non-negotiable. For general category and OBC its Rs.1000 and for SC and ST its Rs.500.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2024: Important dates 

Aspirants who want to get admission into the AYUSH courses can see the important dates given below.

Dates for AYUSH courses through NEET 2024 

Registration/ PaymentTo be announced
Choice fillingTo be announced
Processing and seat allotmentTo be announced
Seat allotment listTo be announced
Reporting at the allotted collegeTo be announced

AYUSH Counseling 2024: Application Form 

After clearing the NEET exam, candidates can apply for the online AYUSH counseling by following the steps mentioned below.

  • For registration go through AACCC’s official website.
  • Candidates can register their name, phone number and email id.
  • Candidates will get login details by entering NEET UG registration number and password.
  • Submit credentials and pay fees for the counseling.
  • Fill college preferences and courses they are interested in.
  • Review details before final submission and then submit it.
  • Preferential choices will go for the last round of the counseling procedure.

Documents Required during Counseling session 

Here are the documents required during the counseling session.

  • Class 10th and 12th Board exam marksheet 
  • NEET Result 
  • NEET 2024 Admit card 
  • Eight passport size photograph 
  • Valid ID proof 
  • Category Certificate 
  • Disability certificate 
  • Provisional allotment letter 
  • Registration form of counseling 
  • Fee Receipt 

Why are AYUSH courses through NEET 2024 important?

With the sudden rise of side effects of Allopathy, the majority of people have shifted from western medicine to the traditional healing methods. Therefore, many students opt for AYUSH courses, to make advancement in the field of ancient art of healing.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET 2024: Duration and Internship 

The following is the list of AYUSH courses’ internship duration.

Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery4 years1 year
Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery4 years1 year
Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yoga sciences4 years1 year
Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery4 years1 year
Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery4years1 year

Eligibility Criteria for admission to AYUSH Courses through NEET 2024 

Admission to AYUSH courses will be granted on the basis of NEET 2024 marks. It’s the same as one released by the NTA. However, candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria on the website of the respective colleges or institutes they want to enroll into.

AYUSH NEET Eligibility Criteria 

Qualifying Exam10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English as a core subject in both Classes 11 and 12 from a recognized board.
Minimum Age Requirement17 years as of December 31 of admission year
Maximum Age LimitNo upper age limit
Qualifying MarksUR – 50%, OBC/SC/ST – 40%, PWD – 45% (minimum aggregate marks only for PCB subjects)
Maximum AttemptsNo limit on the permitted number of attempts.
NationalityIndian Nationals, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET – Centralized Counseling 

The counseling for AYUSH All India Quota seats in government-aided institutes, central universities, national institutes, private colleges, and 100% seats in Deemed Universities is conducted by AYUSH Admission Central Counseling Committee.

The authority conducts counseling for AYUSH courses through NEET in two rounds for 15% of AIQ seats, followed by a mop up round which will conducted only for the central universities and National Institutes.

Aspirants have to fill preference for the colleges and courses, if they fail to lock it before the last date, then the choices will be filled by default. NEET aspirants can check the previous year AYUSH course seat allotment given below.

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET seat allotment list: Previous year 

Seat Allotment RoundAYUSH seat allotment list
Round 1 (Provisional)
Round 1 (Final)Click here
Round 2 (Provisional)Click here 
Round 2 (Final)Click here
Mop up RoundFinal – Click here Provisional – Click here
Stray Vacancy RoundClick here
Special Stray Vacancy Round Click here

Admission to AYUSH courses through NEET: State Counseling 

Admission to AYUSH courses is granted through NEET 2024 Merit List, where each state that offers AYUSH courses will conduct their own counseling in accordance with their rules and regulations. The candidates are advised to check the official website of the colleges or institutes in which they want to. enroll in, for the eligibility criteria.

Admission to BAMS through NEET 

BAMS is an amalgamation of modern medicines along with traditional ayurvedic methods. It is a 5.5 years course. Admission to which would be granted through BAMS counseling 2024 conducted on the basis of NEET exam scores. It includes study of topics such as:

  • Ayurvedic as Modern Anatomy & Physiology
  • Ayurvedic Toxicology, Pharmacology, and Pharmaceutics including herbal and herbomineral medicines as well as essential modern pharmacology, diagnostics, and clinical methods.
  • Ayurvedic as well as modern aspects of – general medicine, gynecology and obstetrics, general surgery, pediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology, Panchakarma (Bio-cleansing procedure), Ayurvedic Classical Texts.

Admission to BHMS through NEET 

Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) is the knowledge in medical treatment through the homeopathic system. It’s the study of medical treatments with the help of medicines made of highly diluted substances that activate the self-healing processes in the body. BHMS aspirants will have a career in Homeopathic Pharmacy, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Skin Specialist and Infertility. The study of BHMS course involves:

  • Introduction to herbology
  • Essential principles of homeopathy
  • Fundamentals of Ayurvedic plant healing
  • Healing through nutritional therapies
  • Mind and body healing techniques
  • Introduction to alternative medicine
  • Immunology and immune system disorders
  • History of holistic health
  • Introduction to traditional Chinese medicine
  • Health, wellness and longevity

Admission to BNYS through NEET 

Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yoga Sciences (BNYS) involves the study of traditional naturopathic and modern medicine. BNYS focuses on the natural ability of the body to cure itself which is assisted by naturopathy. It includes the study of topics like:

  • Nutrition Therapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Homoeopathic Medicine
  • Natural Childbirth
  • Herbal/Botanical Medicine 

Admission to BSMS through NEET 

Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery (BSMS) offers knowledge of the most ancient study of AYUSH systems. This traditional healing method revolves around the idea that the physiological functioning of a body is controlled by seven elements, the imbalance of which causes the disease in a person. BMS involves the study of:

  • Siddha Maruthuvam – Pothu (General Medicine).
  • Gunapadam (Pharmacology).
  • Sirappu Maruthuvam (Special Medicine).
  • Pillaippini Maruthuvam (Paediatrics).
  • Noi Nadal (Pathology).
  • Nanju nool (Toxicology)

Admission to BUMS through NEET 

Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery is related to the Unani system of healing. Unani is the study of four main components – earth, fire, water and air. The system is popular for treating weight loss, kidney stones, diabetes, psoriasis, arthritis and so on. In BUMS, students learns about: 

  • Regimental therapy (llaj -bit- Tadbeer),
  • Venesection,
  • Turkish bath,
  • Cauterization,
  • Pharmacotherapy (llaj-bit-Dawa),
  • Dietotherapy (llaj-bit-Ghiza),
  • Surgery (Jarahat), etc.

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FAQs related to Admission to AYUSH Courses through NEET 2024

  1. Who is the competent authority to conduct AYUSH NEET 2024?

    The AYUSH Admission Central Counseling Committee (ACCC) is responsible for the AYUSH NEET 2024.

  2. How many AYUSH seats will be granted through NEET counseling?

    A total of 52,720 seats in 914 BAMS, BUMS, BHMS, BSMS and BNYS colleges will be filled through NEET 2024.

  3. On what basis AYUSH admission will be granted?

    The AYUSH admission will be granted on the basis of NEET 2024 results, preferences filled, seats available, reservation criteria, and other factors.

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