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 has released the NEET UG exam information bulletin. Medical aspirants who are aiming for MBBS and BDS course can find NTA NEET UG 2020 notification pdf on the official site. The Agency has released the NEET 2020 notification in 5 regional languages along with English, Hindi and Urdu. Candidates are advised to refer the official NEET notification 2020 to access all the details.
The NEET UG exam date 2020 will be conducted on May 3. Aspirants are advised to explore all NEET important dates 2020.
|NEET 2020 notification release||December 2, 2019|
|Online registration||December 2 to 31, 2019|
|Application fee through online till||January 1, 2020 (11:50 pm)|
|Correction in particulars||January 15 to 31, 2020|
|NEET UG admit card||March 27, 2020|
|NEET UG exam date||May 3, 2020|
|NEET UG result date||June 4, 2020|
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) 2019, was conducted on May 5. Over 15 lakh candidates have appeared for the written examination, which held in a single shift. The exam held across the country except in Odisha due to cyclone Fani. The National Testing Agency (NTA) will soon notify regarding the conduct of NEET UG in cyclone Fani hit parts of Odisha state.
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 2019 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 2019 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) 2019 on May 5 and 20 for admission to MBBS/BDS courses in Medical/Dental Colleges in India. The total number of students registered for the exam is 15,19,375 out of which, 14,10,755 appeared for the written test. A total of 7,97,042 students qualified in NEET (UG) 2019 exam. The list of top 10 students in NEET 2019 is below.
|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 started the window to make corrections in NEET UG 2020 application form. Candidates who have registered for the NEET 2020 examination can visit the official website to make the corrections if required.
Aspirants should use their login credentials to make the necessary changes if so. In case of any issue with the application number and password, one should contact the exam authorities without any delay.
NEET exam will be held on May 3, 2020. It is the only entrance exam for admission to MBBS.18 January 2020
NTA is going to close the application window for NEET UG 2020 exam today, i,e. January 6 at 11:50 PM. Interested candidates who have not yet registered for the academic entrance examination should visit the official website of NTA to register.
Earlier, NTA has extended the registration deadline for NEET UG. Aspirants are advised to keep all the documents ready along with scanned copies before registering online.
NTA likely to open the correction window facility for NEET application on January 15. It will be closed on January 31. The NEET 2020 exam date is May 3. The result will be declared in June 2020.6 January 2020
NTA has extended the last date to register for NEET UG 2020 examination. Candidates can submit the application form until January 6, 2020 (up to 11:50 pm). Earlier, the last date to register for NEET UG 2020 is December 31, 2019.
The revised dates are:
The correction facility will be available between January 15 and 31, 2020 (up to 11.50 p.m.). NTA has taken this step due to heavy rush in the website. This is being done in view of a number of requests being received in this regard.1 January 2020
The online application window for NEET UG 2020 exam will conclude on December 31. Interested candidates who are aiming for MBBS and BDS course are advised to visit the official website for registration.
Candidates who have passed class 12th or should be appearing for the 12th examination are only eligible for the NEET UG 2020 examination. NTA will also provide an option to correct their particulars which will be active from January 15 onwards.
The NEET UG admit card will be released on March 27. The written exam will be conducted on May 3, 2020. The result will be released in June 2020.30 December 2019
NTA will be closing the application window for NEET 2020 soon. Candidates who have registered successfully online for the examination should retain some important documents until the end of the admission process. The key documents to save are listed below.
NTA will conduct NEET 2020 on May 3. The written exam would be held in offline mode. NEET is mandatory for admission to all the medical institutes across the country including AIIMS and JIPMER.27 December 2019