NEET UG Exam

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

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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