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DNB CET July, 2017: Which Branch can I expect?

Jul 24, 2017

Dear Aspirants, As the DNB CET counseling is around the corner, there is lot of confusion among aspirants about what they can expect on the basis of their rank. In regard to this, we are receiving several queries from across the country to enquire about the same. PrepLadder is always ready to take the initiative in order to clarify the queries asked by their eminent readers and thus, we bring forth this blog to clear out your confusion once and for all regarding which specialty you can expect on the basis of your rank.

Here is a list of tentative ranks along with particular branch that may be opted accordingly:   

Expected Specialty according to rank:

States where you may opt for seat under a specialty

Rank 1-50
Any specialty Any state
Rank 50-125
Any specialty Choice for state may vary
Rank 125-300
Medicine Almost all top institutes may be available.
Surgery Almost all top institutes may be available.
Radiology Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Mumbai, Punjab may be available.
Paediatrics Majority of top institutes may be available.
Orthopedic surgery All top institutes may be available.
Rank 300-500
Radio Therapy Delhi, Haryana, Karnataka, Telangana, West Bengal may be available
Orthopedic Surgery Railway hospitals may get filled. Delhi and Maharashtra (institutes may fill up fast). Kerala, Karnataka may be available.
Medicine Maharashtra (top institutes may be available), Delhi (almost all institutes will be filled; however, south institutes may be available).
Surgery Delhi, Maharashtra, South (many good institutes may be available).
Ophthalmology Tamil Nadu (may be available), Uttar Pradesh (may be filled up), and Maharashtra (may get filled quickly).
Obstetrics & Gynecology Top institutes may be available like in Delhi.
Rank 500-750
Radio Therapy May be available (as choice of institute is more important than specialty).
Paediatrics Some top institutes may be available Few institutes in Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Kerala and South may be available.
Anaesthesia May be available at Delhi.
Orthopedic surgery Delhi may not be available. Average institutes of south may be available. Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka (may be available).
Medicine Delhi may not be available. Gujarat, Karnataka, Mumbai, Maharashtra, South (average institutes may be available).
Surgery Few good institutes may be available.
Ophthalmology Delhi (few may be available). Kerala, Maharashtra (may be available).
Obstetrics & Gynecology Delhi, Maharashtra (filling up fast). Kerala and few institutes may be available.
Rank 750-1050
Radiotherapy Delhi may be available.
Paediatrics Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh (few seats may be available).
Obstetrics & Gynecology Chennai, Puducherry, South, Bihar, Delhi, Maharashtra may be available.
Orthopedics Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu may be available.
Medicine Likely, no good institutes will be available. Maharashtra and Punjab may be available.
Surgery Good institutes may be available. Delhi may also be available.
Anaesthesia Some good institutes may be available.
Ophthalmology Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Karnataka and Maharashtra may be available.
 Note: There are no seats available for psychiatry and only 1 seat is available for each biochemistry and dermatology for the July session. Disclaimer: Please note that this list is tentative and does not guarantee that in the actual counseling same seat will go for the same rank.  There is a probability that some specialties will be taken early and the others may be taken later than expected as priorities vary for every individual. This list may be used for a reference only and for more updates on counseling, stay updated with the official website. More Updates Will Follow Keep Following PrepLadder!!
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