The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is an all India entrance examination conducted once a year for admission to MBBS. The NEET Undergraduate (UG) is the only entrance exam for admission to all the medical institutes spread across the country including All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) according to NMC Act, 2019.
The All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT) was replaced by National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG), popularly known as (NEET-UG) from 2012 onwards. NEET is a competitive entrance exam conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) until 2018 for admission to MBBS and BDS courses.
National Testing Agency (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, CMAT, etc. entrance exam from 2019 onwards, taking over the management of these exams from CBSE and respective boards.
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.
|Exam||National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)|
|Conducted by||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Frequency||Once a year|
|Application fee||Rs 1500|
|Mode of exam||Offline|
|Duration of exam||3 hours|
|Type of questions||Objective|
|Number of questions||180|
The NTA is likely to release the NEET UG exam information bulletin soon. Medical aspirants who are aiming for MBBS and BDS course can find NTA NEET UG 2021 notification pdf on the official site. The Agency is likely to release the NEET 2021 notification in 5 regional languages along with English, Hindi and Urdu. Candidates are advised to refer to the official NEET notification 2021 to access all the details.
The NEET UG exam date 2021 will be conducted on August 1. Aspirants are advised to explore all NEET important dates 2021.
|NEET 2021 notification release||July 13, 2021|
|Online registration (Extended)||July 13 to August 10, 2021|
|Application fee through online till||August 10, 2021|
|Correction in particulars||August 11 to 14, 2021|
|NEET UG admit card||September 9, 2021 (tentative)|
|NEET UG exam date||September 12, 2021|
|NEET UG result date||October 2021|
For General/OBC candidates: INR 1,400/-
For SC/ST/PH candidates: INR 800/-
One amongst the toughest academic entrance examinations in the country, National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2020, was conducted on September 13. Over 15 lakh candidates have appeared for the written examination, which held in a single shift. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has also conducted a special exam on October 14 for candidates who had missed the exam due to COVID-19 infection or because of residing in Containment zones.
Many students across the country feel that Biology paper was easier compared to Physics and Chemistry. Many questions were directly taken from the NCERT syllabus. As expected, most of the test takers said that the numerical questions were difficult. Check the complete NEET UG 2020 exam analysis.
Physics stands on top as the toughest paper compared to Chemistry and Biology. Most of the questions in Physics were tricky and conceptual. The test takers complained regarding insufficient time because of heavy calculations.
This section seems to be moderate and there are some direct questions from NCERT books. Many students said that this is a scoring paper because of questions on simple topics. Academicians and some test-takers believe that this year's Chemistry paper was easy compared to the previous year.
The Biology paper is easy for most of them due to direct theoretical questions. Students also believe that it took less time to answer because of fact-based questions. Students who are good at Microbes in Human Welfare and Cell – the unit of life chapters of Botany and Zoology will score more because of many questions from it. There are a few questions which tested the student's aptitude as well.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) is vested with the authority to conduct the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) examination from 2020 onwards. The NTA is also responsible for declaring the result. Usually, it will release the NEET result a month after. Students who have appeared for the NEET (UG) examination can check their result online on the official website of NTA.
The NTA conducted NEET (UG) 2020 on September 27 for admission to MBBS/BDS courses in Medical/Dental Colleges in India.
|NEET Rank||Roll Number||Name||Marks||State|
|3||441114037||Akshat Kaushik||700||Uttar Pradesh|
|5||440901137||Anant Jain||695||Uttar Pradesh|
|6||311311621||Bhat Sarthak Raghavendra||695||Maharashtra|
|7||420127327||Madhuri Reddy G||695||Telangana|
|8||440815924||Dhruv Kushwaha||695||Uttar Pradesh|
|10||300100187||Raghav Dubey||691||Madhya Pradesh|
The overall exam paper of NEET UG 2019 is a standard paper similar to previous years. There will be no major surprises in NEET 2019. Students are advised to check the NEET 2019 cut-off score along with 2018.
|Category||Cut-off Percentile||2019 Marks Range||2018 Marks Range|
|General Category||50th Percentile||701-134||691-119|
The NTA has successfully conducted the NEET UG 2021 exam on September 12. Candidates who have appeared for the exam are suggested to check the answer key available at private coaching centres.
One should also know the expected cut-off and get familiar with the counselling process.13 September 2021
The NTA has released the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) Undergraduate (UG) 2021 admit card. Candidates can download the admit card with their login credentials.
The NEET UG 2021 will be conducted on September 12. Candidates are advised to download the soft copy of NEET admit card and preserve until the completion of admission procedure.
7 September 2021
The NTA is likely to activate the link for NEET 2021 exam cities today. Candidates who are aspiring for the exam can check the list of cities that will be hosting the NEET 2021 exam.
The NEET UG 2021 will be held on September 12 for admission to around 83,000 MBBS seats, 26,000 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH and others.20 August 2021
The NTA has opened the NEET 2021 correction window on the official portal. One should use their login credentials to make changes in the NEET 2021 application form.
The NEET UG 2021 correction window will be available till August 14, 2021. The entrance exam will be held on September 12.13 August 2021
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has started the NEET 2021 application correction window. Candidates can now make changes in their NEET application till August 14 (2 pm).
Candidates need to login at the official websites - nta.ac.in and ntaneet.nic.in. The entrance exam will be held on September 12.11 August 2021