Facts, Syllabus and Pattern
What is NEET?
The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is held yearly to help students secure admission to the top medical institutions in India. In 2018, more than 13 lakh candidates gave NEET in 103 cities.
- NEET will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) from 2019.
- All major dental and medical colleges offer students admission on the basis of their NEET scores, excluding AIIMS and JIPMER
- There are 63,985 medical seats in private, central and state-funded institutions under NEET
- The examination is conducted in 10 different languages: English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Gujarati, Oriya and Kannada
Exam Dates for NEET 2019
|Start of online registration & submission of application form||1st November 2018|
|Last date for submission of application form||30th November 2018|
|Payment of application fees||30th November 2018|
|Application form correction opportunity||1st Week of December 2018*|
|NEET Admit Card||15th April 2019|
|NEET 2019 exam||5th May 2019|
|Release of NEET 2019 answer key||Within a week after exam|
|NEET results||5th June 2019|
|Counselling start Date||2nd week of June 2019|
* Dates are tentative and subject to change.
Previous Year Papers
Previous Years' Papers for NEET
For NEET 2019, solve all of NEET and AIPMT previous year’s question papers. Focus on frequently asked questions, topics and patterns. Also focus on question papers of other exams like JIPMER, RPET and AIIMS if you’re looking for more practice. Chances are, you’re likely going to appear for more medical entrance exams other than just NEET 2019.
Results and Cut-off
Cut-off for NEET 2018
|Category||Range of Marks||Qualifying Criteria||No of Candidates|
|Unreserved||691 - 119||50th Percentile||6,34,897|
|OBC||118 - 96||40th Percentile||54,653|
|SC||118 - 96||40th Percentile||17,209|
|Unreserved and PH||118 - 107||45th Percentile||205|
|OBC and PH||106 - 96||40th Percentile||104|
|SC and PH||106 - 96||40th Percentile||36|
|ST and PH||106 - 96||40th Percentile||12|