National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG) Exam

What is NEET UG Exam?

All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) was replaced by National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG), popularly known as (NEET-UG) from 2012 onwards. NEET-UG is a competitive entrance exam was conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi till 2018 for admission to MBBS and BDS courses in some government or private medical colleges across India.

From 2019 onwards, the NEET-UG is going to be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). NEET-UG 2019 will be conducted by NTA as pet the previous year pattern and the exam will be held once in a year in the month of May. Aspirants can start registering once the official notification has been released.

The question papers of NEET-UG 2019 will be released by the NTA in the online mode once the exam is done. Careerindia provides you with the previous year's question papers which can be downloaded by the candidates. To download the question papers up to 2018, click here.

At present, 15% of the total seats in all medical and dental colleges run by the Union of India, state governments, municipal or other local authorities in India, except in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir, are reserved for candidates who pass this examination. The exam is usually conducted on the first Sunday of May.

The exam consists of one paper will have 180 objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany & Zoology). The aim of this test is to make medical education available on an equitable basis to all regions of the nation and to foster inter-regional exchange. AIPMT exam is conducted in English and Hindi languages.

NEET-UG 2019:

Registration Start: November 01, 2018

Registration End: November 30, 2018

Admit Card Release: April 15, 2019

Exam Date: May 5, 2019

Mode of Examination: Pen & Paper Examination (Single Session)

NEET-UG 2019 Result: June 5, 2019

Application Fee:

For General/OBC candidates: INR 1,400/-
For SC/ST/PH candidates: INR 750/-

About National Testing Agency (NTA):

NTA has been established as a premier, specialist, autonomous and self-sustained testing organisation to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions.

NTA is the newly formed body by the centre to conduct JEE Main (I) & (II), NEET-UG, GPAT, UGC NET, and CMAT entrance exam from 2019 onwards, taking over the management of these exams from CBSE and respective boards.

Here are the changes to be implemented for the NEET-UG exam with the Introduction of NTA:

  • From the year 2019 onwards, candidates should have to appear for NEET-UG in Pen & Paper based test only
  • Students will have more time to prepare for their entrance exam because the exam will take place in the month of May
  • There will be normalisation process for the calculation of scores to have fair results

NTA Accepts Applications Without Candidate's Name And Date On Photograph

An important announcement from the National Testing Agency (NTA) regarding the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2019 examination. Candidates who have applied for NEET 2019 with a photograph without name and date and white background need not change. 

According to the official website of NEET, ''The photograph uploaded by the candidates without Name and Date and white background are acceptable. The Application form will not be rejected in this case.''

The registered candidates are advised to go through the online application of NEET 2019 meticulously. The one-time correction facility to make the correction in their online application form is provided. The official notification also reads that no corrections shall be allowed under any circumstances after January 31, 2019. 

Students are advised to check all the details that include spellings and personal details. The candidates are advised to think twice before opting for a change in the examination centre and medium of language. NEET UG 2019 will be conducted on May 5, 2019. 

22 January 2019
Application Correction Process Begins For NEET (UG) 2019

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has started providing a one-time correction option for NEET (UG) 2019 registration. In this, the registered candidates can edit their application forms on the official website. This facility is available only till January 31, 2019.  

In a public notice issued by NTA, it clearly mentioned that a one-time correction facility to make the correction in their Online Application Form is provided. It also stated that No corrections shall be allowed under any circumstances after this date. 

The concerned candidates are requested to pay the additional fee if that becomes due while making the correction in gender and category. The correction facility will be available on the official website of NTA

15 January 2019
NTA Extends NEET UG Last Date After Supreme Court Order

The Supreme Court has allowed the medical aspirants aged above 25 years to apply for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) Undergraduate (UG) 2019 exam. It has also directed the National Testing Agency (NTA) to extend the last date to apply for the NEET UG 2019 by one week.

NTA has released the NEET UG 2019 notification and started accepting the online application forms from November 1. The last date to apply for NEET UG 2019 is November 30, which is likely to be extended after the Supreme Court order.

NTA has released a public notice regarding removal of upper age limit and extended the last date to apply online for NEET UG 2019. According to the latest notice, candidates can apply for NEET UG till December 7, 2019. However, candidates born on or before December 31, 2002, can also apply for NEET UG 2019. Read more about the NEET Supreme Court order here. 

NTA will be conducting the NEET UG for the first time on May 5, 2019. In order to apply for the NEET UG, candidates should meet the eligibility criteria set by NTA. Candidates should have passed 10+2 or HSC with 50% marks. To know more about the NEET UG eligibility, click here.

29 November 2018
NEET 2019 Registration To End On November 30

The online application process for the National Entrance cum Eligibility Test (NEET) 2019 is all set to close on November 30. The organising body of NEET Undergraduate (UG), National Testing Agency (NTA), will be closing the application window on the last day of this month. Interested candidates who are aiming to pursue MBBS and BDS are advised to apply early to avoid the last-minute rush. 

The registration process for NEET UG 2019 started on November 01 and will conclude on November 30, 2018. To apply for NEET UG, one should visit the official website of NTA and click on the medical link. To know more about the NEET UG application procedure, click here  

The NEET UG will be conducted on May 5, 2019. The exam consists of 180 objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany & Zoology). The duration of the NEET UG is three hours. The exam will be conducted in the offline mode, i.e., with pen and paper. Click here to know more about the NEET exam pattern

28 November 2018
Online Registration Starts For NEET UG 2019

National Testing Agency (NTA) has started the online registration process for the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) Undergraduate (UG) 2019. Candidates who are seeking admission for courses such as MBBS and BDS at medical and dental colleges approved by the MCI are advised to apply online for the NEET UG till November 30, 2018.

NTA has also released the information bulletin which is available on the official website. Aspirants can make use of it to avoid ambiguity over eligibility criteria and other important prerequisites. 

Download the NEET UG 2019 Information Bulletin 

Candidates should meet all the prerequisites to apply online for the NEET UG 2019. Aspirants must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology. Click here to read the detailed NEET UG eligibility criteria. 

Aspirants have to pay INR 1400 as application fee for the NEET UG 2019. The application fee is INR 700 for candidates belonging to the SC/ ST/PH categories. To know the application process, click here

2 November 2018
NEET 2019 To Be Conducted In 11 Languages

The National Testing Agency (NTA) is all set to start the online application process on November 1 for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2019. The NEET 2019 entrance exam would be conducted on May 5 and there is no change in the exam pattern. 

This national-level medical test will be conducted in 11 languages that include regional language options. It would be conducted in English, Hindu, Urdu and regional languages that include Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Oriya. 

The NEET 2019 question paper would be the same for all the languages. However, NTA has decided to provide all the regional language question papers with a bilingual. The regional language papers will be available only in the respective regional centres. For instance, the Telugu language paper will be available to test-takers only in the state of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. 

The organising body, NTA, will release the admission notice soon. The entrance exam is conducted for admission to MBS and BDS courses at medical institutes spread across the country. It contains 180 objective-type questions from subjects such as physics, chemistry and biology. To know more about the NEET exam pattern, click here

29 October 2018
NEET Registrations To Begin On November 1

National Testing Agency, the conducting body of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), will kick-start the registrations for the exam on November 1. Candidates who are aiming to become a doctor can start registration for the exam through NTA's official website until November 30, 2018. 

NEET Undergraduate (UG) is a national-level entrance exam conducted for admission to medicine courses spread across all the institutes in the country. Candidates who have passed 10+2 or HSC with 50% marks are eligible to apply for NEET. Candidates who are appearing for the class 12 are also eligible. Read about the NEET eligibility criteria here

The entrance exam will be conducted on May 5, 2019. Candidates will be tested on subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany & Zoology). The entrance test will contain 180 objective type questions. Click here to read about the NEET exam pattern. 

NEET UG is an offline exam and the admit cards will be available from April 15, 2019. NEET results are expected on June 5, 2019. Check all the NEET important dates here

18 October 2018
NEET Is Mandatory To Pursue Medicine In Foreign Countries: Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court upholds the regulation made by the Medical Council of India (MCI),  which had made NEET mandatory to pursue medicine in foreign counties. The Court has directed MCI to grant eligibility certificates for this year to those candidates who could not pass NEET and want to study medicine in foreign countries. However, the Court said that NEET is mandatory from next year to pursue medicine in foreign countries.  

The Delhi High Court has released the order for petitioners who made challenges to the amendments of the  Screening Test Regulations and Foreign Medical Institution Regulations, 2002 made by the MCI. 

National Testing Agency (NTA), the organising body of NEET, is all set to accept the online applications for the exam from November 1, 2018. The exam will be conducted on May 5, 2019. Know more about the NEET UG exam dates here. 

 NEET is a national-level entrance test conducted for admission to MBBS and BDS courses spread across the country. A candidate must have passed physics, chemistry, biology/ biotechnology and English with a minimum of 50% marks to appear for NEET. Click here for the detailed eligibility criteria. 

3 October 2018
NEET UG 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

The NTA is going to conduct the NEET UG exam on May 5, 2019, with a time duration of 3 hours. The exam contains 180 objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology subjects.

A candidate who is opting for English would be provided Test Booklet in English only and a candidate who is opting for Hindi would be provided Test Booklet in both Hindi and English, i.e., Bilingual.

The syllabus of NEET UG is of topics from Class 11 and 12 syllabi for the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Click here to download the syllabus and to know more about NEET UG 2019 exam pattern.

12 September 2018
NEET-UG 2019 Registration Procedure & Application Fee

The NEET-UG 2019 is going to be conducted on May 5, 2019, and the registration process through online will start from November 01, 2018, until November 30, 2018. Click here to know more about the registration procedure and application fee.

30 August 2018

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