What is NEET?
NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) is a national level medical entrance test which will be conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency) from 2019. It is held for providing admissions in MBBS/BDS courses offered by all government and private medical colleges in India. It is a one tier exam, commences once in a year in month of May. From the year 2016 onwards, NEET exam has replaced AIPMT exam. All seats (MBBS/BDS) of any medical/dental college will be filled by the score of NEET examination only.
What’s The Eligibility Criteria?
Eligibility criteria to appear in JEE Main Exam are based on following:
Candidates should be an Indian Nationals or OCI (Overseas Citizen of India).
2) Age Limit
Minimum – The minimum age limit is 17 years on 31st December of the year of admission.
Maximum – The maximum age limit is 25 years for general candidates and 30 years for reserved categories.
3) Educational Qualification
Students must have passed/appeared 12th or equivalent examination from any recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology or any other elective subject with English.
Students must have secured minimum 50% marks in PCB group for general candidates and 45% (for general PH) and 40% (for SC/ST/OBC categories).
4) Number of Attempts
You can attempt as many as times till the age of 25 years.
How to Apply for NEET – 2019?
NEET application form is to be filled online on the official website, www.ntaneet.nic.in, from the month of December. You need to register by selecting username and password with some basic details.
Step 1 – Register with username and password by entering details like name, email id, mobile number etc.
Step 2 –Fill the application form and upload documents. You will require following information and scanned copies of some documents.
SSC and HSC board exam details.
Personal details like your name, father and mother name, mobile numbers, address, email id, etc.
Scanned copies of your photograph, signature, left thumb print and other required documents in JPEG format.
Step 3 – Give your choice of exam centers.
Step 4 – Payment of Fees
You can do payment of exam fees online through credit card, debit card, netbanking or e-wallet.
Step 5 – Confirmation Page
This is details showing page needs to be confirmed.
Candidates are required to save this confirmation page for future reference.
|Fee||Without late fee|
Admit card will be made available online by NTA on their website.
- Download the admit card from website by filling registration number, DoB and security pin.
- Check for all details and exam center.
- Take printout of admit card.
- Paste post card size photograph of yours in provided space on admit card.
What’s Schedule of NEET – 2019?
Tentative Important Dates for NEET:
|Application Online Registration starts from||1st Nov 2018|
|Last Date to submit online application including upload of scanned photo & signature||30th Nov 2018|
|Last Date for successful final transaction of fee||1st Dec 2018|
|Correction in particulars of Application Form on website||14th Jan 2019 to 31st Jan 2019|
|Admit Card Download||15th Apr 2019|
|NEET-2019 Exam Date||5th May 2019|
|Answer key and OMR Sheet Display||In 5 to 10 Days after exam|
|Declaration of Result||By 5th Jun 2019|
|Start of Counseling for Admission||From 2nd Week of Jun 2019|
|NEET – 2019 Paper||2.00 pm to 5.00 pm|
What’s the NEET Exam Pattern?
- Number of Questions: The question paper will contain total 180 multiple choice questions with single correct answer.
- Subjects: The paper will be asked from subjects as Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Zoology & Botany).
- Language: The language of question paper will be both – English or Hindi.
- Mode of Exam: The exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper based mode).
- Duration: The exam duration will of 3 hours.
- Marking Scheme: 4 marks will be awarded for each correct response.
- Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer as negative marking.
|Subject||No. of Questions||Marks|
What’s the Syllabus of NEET?
Where you get the admission through NEET?
All government and private medical colleges of all States and universities like University of Delhi, Armed Forces Medical College (AFMC), Banaras Hindu University Varanasi, etc.