The Directorate of Medical Education announced that the applications for admission to MBBS and BDS courses in medical colleges in Tamil Nadu for the 2016-17 session would commence from May 9, 2016.
Students can download the application from the website at www.tnhealth.org, and submit them by 5pm on May 27. The expected date for the declaration of merit list is June 15, following which the first phase will kick-start in July. Classes will start from August 1.
There is no change in the sanctioned seat strength from the previous year. A total number of 2,655 seats are available across the 20 government medical colleges of which the state quota comes up to 2,257 seats while the remaining 398 seats are allotted under the all-India quota (15%).