MBBS fees double in Tamil Nadu, to now be Rs 2 crore
- September 21, 2016
- Posted by: siddarth.jaiswal123@
- Category: MBBS News
CHENNAI: MBBS fees double in Tamil Nadu i.e. Cost for an MBBS at a private college+ in Tamil Nadu has doubled, and will now cost close to Rs 2 crore.
Private medical colleges and deemed universities in Tamil Nadu have increased fees for MBBS+ after the CBSE released the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) results+ on August 17. The average cost of studying at a premier college is now Rs 1.85 crore-up to Rs 1 crore as tuition fee and Rs 85 lakh as capitation fee. All private medical colleges and deemed universities are nowmandated to admit students+ solely on the basis of merit. According to the new rules, students can independently apply to different colleges, but admission will be based on NEET ranks.
State health department officials said private colleges had autonomy in fixing fees.