Online Counselling for Medical and Dental Admission to State Quota

Government of West Bengal
Department of Health & Family Welfare
MERT Branch
Swasthya Bhavan, GN – 29, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700091

No: HF/O/MERT/1318/ME/MISC-26-2013 Dated: 30.10.2013


The undersigned is directed to say that this department has decided to hold ‘on-line counseling’ during undergraduate medical and dental admission to State Quota MBBS & BDS seats (on the basis of the entrance examination held by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Board) in collaboration with the National Informatics Center (NIC).

2. In order to implement the said decision, a committee under the name and style, “Online Counseling Committee (OCC)” is hereby constituted comprising the following members:-

i. Director of Medical Education & Ex-Officio Secretary – Chairman;

ii. Special Secretary (MERT) – Vice-Chairman;

iii. Joint Secretary (IT), Dept of H & FW – Member;

iv. Principal, Medical College, Kolkata – Member;

v. Principal, R G Kar Medical College – Member;

iv. Deputy Director (ME) – Member Convener;

v. System Coordinator (IT Cell), DoH&FW, Govt of West Bengal – Member;

vi. Professor Anup Das, Dept of Pharmacology, R G Kar Medical College – Invitee Member;

vi. Dr. Anindya Mukherjee, Assistant Professor, Department of Community Medicine, Medical College, Kolkata – Invitee Member.

3. All concerned are being informed.

Sd/- Special Secretary

No. MERT-1318 dated 30.10.2013, Source