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 July 26. 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||August 27, 2020|
|NEET UG exam date||September 13, 2020|
|NEET UG result date||October 16 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) 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|
MCC has started the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) Counselling 2020 Round 2 registrations. The counselling is conducted for admission to 15 per cent All India Quota of MBBS, BDS admissions.
Earlier, MCC has postponed November 18 for Round 2 registration. The result for Round 2 allotment would now be released on November 27. Check the revised schedule for Round 2 MCC NEET Counselling on the official site. The last date to report the colleges is December 8, 2020.20 November 2020
The MCC has postponed the NEET 2020 second round of counselling 2020. The Council has postponed the NEET round 2 counselling for 2 days. The registration window will be opened on November 20.
The official notice reads, "the Round-2 of counselling which was scheduled to begin today i.e 18th Nov, 2020 has been postponed by 02 days and will now begin on 20th Nov, 2020 due to seats reserved for Wards of Insured Persons (IP Quota) being added in the seat matrix of Round-2 and resultant revision of seat matrix."
18 November 2020
The Tamil Nadu has started the NEET 2020 Counselling and released the merit list. It has released the rank list for the TN NEET 2020 Counselling for 7.5% Government Quota admissions to various MBBS, BDS colleges in the state.
Candidates can check the TN NEET Merit List 2020 on tnhealth.tn.gov.in. The TN Counselling would begin from November 18, 2020.17 November 2020
MCC has extended the NEET Counselling 2020 Round 1 reporting date. Candidates who are shortlisted for the MBBS/BDS seat can now report at colleges or institutions till November 14, 2020. Earlier the last date to report to the institutes after the Round 1 result was till November 12, 2020.
The official notice reads, “This for information to all the Candidates and the Participating colleges that the date for reporting/admission at the allotted colleges has been extended till 14th November 2020.”
The Committee has announced the round 1 result for NEET Counselling 2020 on November 6. The NEET Counselling 2020 Round 2 process would begin on November 18 and would end on November 22, 2020.9 November 2020
The MCC has released the NEET counselling result 2020. Candidates who have registered for the NEET MBBS/BDS counselling 2020 for 15% AIQ can visit the official site of to check the All India NEET counselling result 2020.
The MCC has released NEET counselling round 1 result 2020 in pdf. A total of 17,777 candidates have bee allotted the seats.
Candidates who have been allotted seats have to report to the allotted medical or dental college for admission. The reporting should be done between November 6 to 12, 2020. If not satisfied with the allotted seats can appear for the second round of NEET counselling 2020 starting from November 18, 2020.6 November 2020