About: The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is conducted for aspirants who wish to pursue medical courses like MBBS/ BDS at Top Medical colleges in India.
Admissions: Candidates qualifying NEET 2019 can apply for admission in various Medical/ Dental Colleges run by the Medical Council of India/ Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, except for the institutions established by an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.
Frequency: NEET is conducted once a year by the National Testing Agency (NTA) to provide admission to the eligible candidates in MBBS/ BDS Courses.
Seats Offered: There will be a single medical entrance exam all over India for admission into medical and dental colleges as per the orders of Honourable Supreme Court. Through NEET 2019, 63,835 seats are offered, which are distributed accordingly.
Minimum Requirement: The applicant should have qualified Class 12 or an equivalent exam, with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biotechnology and English as compulsory subjects to be eligible for NTA NEET 2019.
The maximum age limit for NEET 2019 is 25 years and 30 years in case of the Reserved category. Candidates must have completed 17 years of age to be eligible to apply for the examination.
Registration: Candidates can register for NTA NEET 2019 on the official website. NEET 2019 Application Form will be available from 1st November 2018, and the last date to register is 7th December 2018. After the registration is complete and successful, the candidates will get their NEET 2019 Login credentials through email.
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test
National Testing Agency (NTA)
MBBS, BDS, (B.V.SC & A.H)*
Duration of Course
MBBS: 4½ years with a 1-year compulsory rotating internship
BDS: 4 years with a 1-year compulsory rotating internship
B.V.SC & A.H: 4-5 years
Duration of Examination
Mode of Examination
Multiple Choice Questions with a single correct response.
Number of Questions
-1 for every wrong answer
5th May 2019
Number of Colleges
Mode of Exam: Offline (Pen and Paper). It has been finally decided by the Education Ministry that NEET 2019 will happen as an offline exam and will not be a Computer-Based Test. The decision has been revised after realising the fact that most of the students from rural backgrounds would not have used a computer in life.
Metal Detectors in Exam Centres: It has been instructed by NTA to install metal detectors in every exam centre for security purposes. There must be at least one detector for 100 students.
NEET 2019 Dress Code: NTA has instructed all NEET aspirants to wear half sleeves light-coloured clothes without huge buttons, badges, brooches or any other kind of ornamental accessory with either salwars or trousers. Shoes are prohibited, slippers and sandals are allowed. Candidates wearing clothes that signify religiousness like the burqa, turban etc must report to the exam centre an hour before the exam commences.
Adhaar Not Mandatory: According to the Supreme Court, Adhaar Card is not mandatory to apply for NEET 2019. Any other identification can be used instead of Adhaar Card.
Admit Card: NEET 2019 Admit Card will be available from 15th April 2019 on the official website of NTA.
Exam Date: NEET 2019 will be conducted on 5th May 2019.
Read more about result dates and other NEET 2019 Important Dates.
Qualification: Depending on the reservation category, the candidate must have scored the minimum aggregate percentage of marks in the 10+2 qualifying examination.
Age Limit: Candidates who have completed 17 years of age at the time of admission or will complete 17 years on or before 31st December of the admission-year are eligible for NEET 2019.
Read more about the attempt limit and other NEET 2019 Eligibility criteria.
Subjects: The conducting body of NEET 2019 will test the knowledge of students in subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
Difficulty level: NEET 2019 syllabus will have topics from class 11th and 12th curriculum prescribed by NTA.
Marking Scheme and Mode: Every right answer in NEET 2019 will fetch the candidate 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer. NEET 2019 will be a pen and paper-based (offline) test.
Number of Questions and Marks: NEET 2019 examination will consist of one paper having 180 (45 from every subject/section) objective type questions which will count to a total of 720 marks.
Read more about subject wise marking scheme and NEET 2019 Exam Pattern.
Application Fee: NEET 2019 Application fee payment can be made using Credit Card/Debit Card, Net Banking/UPI or E-wallet of Common Services Centre and other service providers.
General and OBC: NEET 2019 Application fee for General and OBC category candidates: Rs. 1400.
Reserved: NEET 2019 Application fee for (SC/ST/PH) candidate: Rs. 750.
Find the last day to submit the Application Form and steps to complete the NEET 2019 Application Process.
Allotment: Allotment of exam centre will be done online and there will be no human intervention. NEET 2019 will be conducted at exam centres spread across all over India.
Merit List: NTA will be releasing the Merit List after the declaration of NEET 2019 Results. This list is only for candidates who opt for 15% All India Quota Seats in their Application form. For the remaining candidates, counselling will be conducted on the basis of their All India Ranks.
Results Date: NEET 2019 Results will be declared on 5th June 2019. Admission into medical and dental colleges for MBBS and BDS will be done on the basis of marks scored by the candidates in the entrance exam.
Read more about downloading NEET 2019 Results, scorecard and NEET 2019 Rank list.
Documents Required: The candidates must carry the required documents for the counselling process like 10th and 12th marks card, photo, valid ID etc.
Criteria: Candidates will be considered for admission based on NEET 2019 rank. Candidates will be allowed to choose a college during the counselling process. However, seat allotment will be based on availability.
Read more about the number of rounds in Counselling procedure, Counselling dates and other NEET 2019 Counselling details.
The admissions shall be offered by the conducting board of NEET 2019 under:
Categories Under NEET 2019
All India Quota
State Government Quota
State/Private/Management/NRI Quota seats in all Private Medical/Dental/Deemed University
Central Pool Quota
Reporting Time: All the Exam Centres will be opened about 2 hours and 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the NEET 2019. No candidate will be allowed to enter the NEET #year Exam Centres after 09.30 a.m.
Seat Allotment: The seating arrangement will be done by the concerned authority of each Exam Centre. Every candidate will be allotted a seat according to their roll number. Candidates must find out and occupy their allotted NEET 2019 exam seat.
Barred Items: Candidates are not allowed to bring any barred item inside the premises of the NEET Exam Centres. Possession of any such article by the candidates will be confiscated.
Attendance Sheet Signature: The candidate must sign twice on the NEET 2019 Attendance Sheet in the appropriate fields. First. immediately after the commencement of the examination, and the second one while handing over the NEET Answer Sheet to the invigilator.
Finger Impression: The candidates are also required to provide their finger impressions in the space provided on the NEET 2019 attendance sheet.
Test Book Pages: The candidate has to check and ensure that the NEET 2019 Test-Booklet contain the same number of pages as written on top of the cover page. In case if the total number of pages is not similar to the number written on top of the cover page, the candidate has to inform the invigilator present in the exam hall.
Q. What is the eligibility requirement for the Foreign Nationals to apply for NEET?
Ans. Students who are Foreign Nationals should have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English in Class XII with at least 50% marks, as per the regulations of the Medical Council of India.
Q. Who is eligible for 15% All India Quota Seats, NEET 2019?
Ans. • Indian Nationals • Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) • Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs) • Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) • Foreign Nationals are eligible for the 15% All India Quota Seats.
Q. If a candidate is opting Tamil as a medium of question paper, would the candidate be eligible for 15% All India Quota?
Ans. The medium which the candidate opts to appear for the NEET 2019 does not affect the candidate's eligibility for the 15% All India Quota.
Q. If I am opting Odiya as the language of question paper, can I get the center of examination in Delhi?
Ans. No. The candidate who opts vernacular language for the medium of question paper will be allotted centres only in that respective State of the language. In your case, your NEET 2019 Exam Centre could only be in Orissa.
Q. Is it possible to change the option of language once the NEET 2019 Application Form is submitted?
Ans. No, it is not possible to change after the Application Form is submitted because the Exam Centres will be allotted based on the medium of question paper that the candidates choose.
Q. What is the duration/timings of NEET 2019?
Ans. 3 hours. The NEET 2019 timings are from 10 a.m to 1 p.m. However, the candidates will not be permitted to enter the exam hall after 9.30 a.m.
Q. Do I have to send my filled application form to NTA?
Ans. No. There is no need for any of the candidate to send the copies of the application form or other documents to the NTA.
Q. Who will conduct the counselling for NEET All India Quota seats?
Ans. For 15% All India Quota seats, counseling will be conducted by the Directorate General of Health Services.
Q. I am from Tamilnadu Board, my age is 15 years, can I apply for NEET exam?
Ans. No, you cannot apply for NEET 2019.
Q. My date of birth is November 10, 1998, can I apply for the NEET exam?
Ans. Yes, you can apply for NEET 2019 as you fulfill the Eligibility Criteria.
Q. I am a female candidate who belongs to the General Category, general category female candidate, my parents' income is less than 5 lakhs, do I need to pay the NEET application fee?
Ans. The concession is only given to SC/ST/PH candidates so you need to pay the NEET 2019 Application Fee.
Q. I passed class 12 in 2017, but my marks in Biology are below 50 can I apply for NEET?
Ans. Yes, you can apply for the NEET 2019 exam.
Q. I am doing B.Sc. from DU, can I apply for NEET?
Ans. Yes, you can apply for NEET but there isn't any lateral entry provision for NEET 2019.
Q. I belong to the SC category, what is the upper age limit for SC/ST candidates to apply for the NEET exam?
Ans. 30 years is the upper age limit for SC/ST candidates to apply for the NEET exam.
Q. What is the minimum qualification required to apply for NEET 2019 exam?
Ans. The candidate must have qualified class XII exams or an equivalent system in order to apply for the NEET. The candidate must have studied science in his/her school.
Q. Are NRI candidates getting any age relaxation for NEET?
Ans. No, only the SC/ST candidates get a relaxation of 5 years with respect to age limits. Apart from SC/ST, no other category is getting any age relaxation.
Q. What are the compulsory subjects that the candidate has to be studied in Class XII to appear for NEET 2019 exam?
Ans. Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology should have been studied by the candidates in class XII mandatorily. Students belonging to the general category should secure a minimum of 50% and the minimum aggregate for SC/ST/OBC is 45%.
Q. Am I eligible to apply for NEET if I have a year gap between class 10 and class 11.
Ans. There aren't any restrictions, you can apply for NEET.
Q. I am a Class XII student, can I apply for the NEET 2019 exam?
Ans. Yes, students appearing for the class XII final exams in 2019 can apply for the exam.
Q. My friend wants to appear for NEET 2019 but he knows only Kannada. Is he eligible to appear for the exam?
Ans. The NEET 2019 question paper will be printed in 8 different languages that are English, Hindi, Tamil, Assamese, Bengali, Marathi, and Telugu. Unless your friend can read or write in English he cannot appear for NEET 2019.
Q. What is the syllabus for NEET?
Ans. You need to prepare Physics, Chemistry, & Biology(Zoology &Botany).
Ques. Will the student be evaluated on the proficiency of English in NEET?
Ans. No, the candidate will not be tested or evaluated on his/her proficiency in English.
Q. I am physically challenged, what will be my exam duration?
Ans. The exam duration of NEET 2019 is 3 hours but the Physically challenged candidates will be given 30 minutes extra to complete the exam.
Q. I have already attempted twice and I am 23 years old, can I appear for NEET 2019?
Ans. The restrictions for the number of attempts for NEET 2019 are uplifted. Yes, you can appear for NEET 2019.
Ques. My passport is under the process of verification, do I need to submit the passport number in the NEET application form?
Ans. No, only NRI candidates have to submit the passport number.
Q. When will the NTA NEET Correction Form be open?
Ans. There isn't any official notification from the conducting authority, NTA. It is speculated that the Application Form Correction will be open in the month of December 2018. The candidates are advised to fill the form carefully.
Ques. Can I make any changes to my uploaded photograph in NTA NEET 2019 Correction Form?
Ans. The candidates cannot make any changes in the uploaded documents. Although, if the candidate has uploaded the photo with the specified dimensions, but missed out on the name and date, the NTA might accept.
Q. My son has got 41% in PCB and 50% overall in CBSE, he belongs to the OBC background, can he apply for NEET?
Ans. Yes, your son can apply for NEET 2019.
Ques. My Aadhar card is invalid, can I apply for NEET?
Ans. Yes, the NTA has officially announced that Aadhar card is not a mandatory document for registration purposes. You can apply for NEET 2019 with any other government ID.
Q. My OBC certificate is 8 months old, do I need to get a new OBC certificate before applying for the NEET 2019?
Ans. No, it is not necessary. You can apply since the certificate is not more than a year old.
Q. Who is responsible for the All India Quota seat allotment process?
Ans. After the NEET 2019 results are published the MCC of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) will be responsible for the 15% All India Quota seats.
Q. My date of birth is January 1, 1991. I fall under the OBC category, am I eligible for NEET 2019?
Ans. No, you cannot apply.
Ques. I haven't done anything for a year after class XII, is that considered an attempt?
Ans. No, it will not be considered as an attempt.
Q. Who conducts NEET 2019, what would be the mode of the exam?
Ans. National Testing Agency is the conducting authority of NEET 2019. After a series of discussions, it was decided that the NEET 2019 will be conducted as an offline exam just like the previous exams.
Q. Do my NEET 2018 marks be considered for 2019 admissions?
Ans. If you have attempted in 2019, your NEET 2018 marks will not be considered.
Q. Can you tell me who accepts the NEET scores?
Ans. The scores of NEET are accepted mostly by medical colleges/ universities across India
Q. How can I get proof of fee payment made to NTA for NEET 2019?
Ans. The fee payment is confirmed after the confirmation page is generated. It can be saved for future references. Apart from this, no other receipt will be provided by the NTA.
Ques. What if I uploaded my photograph without the name and date below that?
Ans. It is advisable for the candidates to upload the required documents following the given instructions. However, the NTA might accept the photo, which is uploaded according to the dimensions but missed out on the name and date.
Ques. Is Aadhaar Card mandatory to fill NEET Application Form?
Ans. No, the NTA has made that Aadhaar Card will only be one of the options and will not be the mandatory document to apply for NEET 2019.
Q. What are the valid ID proofs other than Aadhaar Card that can be used by the candidate for registration purposes?
Ans. Voter Id, Ration Card, Driving License, Passport, etc.
Q. Is there any limit on the number of attempts to appear for NEET?
Ans. No, there are no limits on the number of attempts to appear for NEET.
Q. Are there any changes in the syllabus of NEET UG 2019?
Ans. No, the syllabus is the same for NEET 2019.
Application Form: The Application Form to NEET will be available on 1st November 2018 to 7th December 2018.
Counselling: The Counselling session of NEET 2019 will be held from 10th June 2019.
Important criteria: The candidate's Nationality, Age, Educational Qualification, performance in 10+2 qualifying examination, the total number of attempts and Aadhar card are the important criterion for NEET eligibility.
Domicile: Candidates should possess a valid domicile in the state along with residency proof from which they have completed their 10th and 12th.
Age limit: They should be aged between 17 and 25 years as on 31st December of the admission year. The upper age limit for the reserved categories is 30 years.
Qualifying criteria in 10+2 examination: The applicant should have passed 10+2 qualifying or any equivalent examination with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks from any recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and Mathematics or any other electives as the combination of subjects.
Log in: The candidate is requested to log on to the official website and fill in the details like personal details, academics, etc.
Documents: The scanned images of the candidate's recent photograph, signature and thumb impression should also be uploaded in the application form after which the Application fees must be paid.
Application Fee: The Application fee is Rs.1400 for general candidates and Rs.750 for SC/ST/PH.
Personal Information: Candidates should enter nationality, self-declaration, category, Aadhaar number, question paper language and so on in their application form.
Exam centre and Password: Candidates must choose an exam centre as well. They must create a password and check their details before they submit the form.
Mode: The Application form for NEET 2019 will be available only on the Official Website. There is no provision for offline applications.
Availability: The Application forms will be hosted online from 1st November 2018 until 7th December 2018.
Application Fee: The Application Fee for NEET 2019 is Rs.1400 and for Reserved category candidates it is Rs.750.
Required details: The candidates must have a unique email-id and a valid mobile phone number ready before starting the application procedure for NEET #
Issue Date: Candidates can download the NEET 2019 Admit card from the official website of CBSE from 15th April 2019 onwards.
Mode: The NEET admit card will be available online, hence students must download it as it will not be sent by post.
Steps to download the NEET Admit Card 2019:
Log in: The candidate can download the NEET admit card by logging on to the Official Website and clicking on the admit card link.
Download and take a printout: The candidate's admit card will be generated on entering the registration number and date of birth. Download the displayed Admit card and take a printout of it.
Mode: The NEET 2019 will be conducted in offline mode.
Total: There will be 180 MCQs i.e 45 questions in all the sections viz., Biology (Zoology & Botany), Physics, and Chemistry.
Total Marks: NEET 2019 will be conducted for a total of 720 marks.
Marking scheme: Each correct answer will fetch the candidate 4 marks and each wrong answer will cost the candidate 1 mark. No marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.
Difficulty level: The test syllabus will be based on CBSE's class 11th & class 12th subjects, chapters & topics.
Subjects: The syllabus will consist of the following sections: Physics, Chemistry, Zoology & Botany.
Prescribed by: NEET 2019 syllabus has been prescribed by NTA. The curriculum prepared by the Council Board of School Education (COBSE), Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT) are considered while designing the syllabus for NEET 2019.
State Syllabus: Apart from the CBSE's curriculum, the NEET syllabus is prepared after reviewing various State syllabi.
Result Date: NTA will declare the NEET 2019 Results on 5th June 2019 and it can be checked on the official website.
Cut off List:
Cutoff will be categorized on the basis of All India Quota Seats and Overall Category-wise Reservation.
Based on NEET 2019 cutoff ranks will be calculated.
Steps to check NEET 2019 Result:
Step 1: The NEET 2019 results can be downloaded by logging on to the official website and clicking on the link for results.
Step 2: The roll number and date of birth must be entered and the results will be displayed on the screen which must be printed.
Step 3: Students are requested to print a few copies of the NEET results as it will be required in the admission process.
Criteria: Candidates will be admitted based on NEET 2019 rank. Candidates will be allowed to choose a college during the counselling process. However, seat allotment will be based on availability.
No. of Rounds: The eligible candidates will have to go through two rounds of counselling.
Authority: All India Quota Counselling is conducted by MCC (Medical Counseling Committee) while State Counselling will be conducted by the respective state exam authority.
Essentials: The candidates must carry the required documents for the counselling process like 10th and 12th marks card, photo, valid ID etc.
Counselling Premises: Candidates need to be present at the mentioned location on the specified date for the offline process of counselling.
I am appearing for NEET 2019 and AIIMS 2019. I want to take admission in AIIMS, NEW DELHI. I am very ambitious to be there by next year.
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NEET was the entrance exam which I have written to take admission for this course and more than 70% in boards is required.
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eligibility is completed intermediate and NEET to MBBS
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I took NEET but bt I did not crack it. The typical cutoff's for my course is at least 70% in all the subjects.
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You have to qualify NEET exam in order to get admission here. This NEET exam is a mandatory criterion in every dental college now.but its very easy to get into this college. JUST give the NEET exam and apply.
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What is the minimum percentile required to get admission in a government medical college through NEET 2018?
How much is the cutoff or marks for foreign student in NEET UG to do MBBS?
how may i fill form
Don't Worry, candidates can approach the concerned Banks on contact numbers which are available on the website of the NEET 2018.
The duration of NEET 2018 will be 03 hours from 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M. However, no entry will be allowed after 9.30 A.M.
No, you will be allotted centre in the respective state. If you select Kannada then exam centre will in Karnataka state only.
NEET UG Conducted in Following languages:
The total no of attempts in NEET UG Entrance Exam shall be limited to 3 three to all candidates.
Candidates of Indian nationals, NRIs, Oversees citizen of India, Persons of Indian Origin & foreign nationals are eligible to appear in NEET UG
Candidates must have completed Minimum age of 17 years & Upper age 25 years at the date of examination will complete the age on Dec, 31 of the admission year. Age relaxation for the candidates of SC/ ST/ OBC of 5 years.