NEET UG 2020 Entrance Exam

  • Exam Level: UG
  • Frequency : 1 Time
  • Conducting Body: NTA
  • Mode Of Exams: Offline
  • Score Validity: 1 Year
  • Website: www.ntaneet.nic.in
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is a common and uniform entrance exam conducted by NTA for admission to various undergraduate courses (Medical/Dental/Ayurveda/Siddha/Unani/Homeopathy). NEET exam for the academic session 2020-2021 shall be conducted on 26 July 2020 in various test centers across the country.

Calendar of Events

Events Dates
Online Registration from 02-12-2019
Online Registration Closes on 31-12-2019
Date of Exam 13-09-2020
Date of Declaration of Result 14-10-2020

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate seeking admission to MBBS / BDS course through NEET UG should fulfill the below given criteria:

  • Candidate should have completed age of 17 years at the time of MBBS admission/BDS admission or will complete that age on or before 31 December of the year of his/her admission
  • Candidate should have passed in 12th Std. or equivalent examination with subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology. In case of SC/ST/OBC, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology taken together in qualifying examination should be 40% marks. In case of PwD candidates, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology taken together in qualifying examination should be 45% marks

Application Procedure

Candidates desirous of appearing for NEET UG entrance examination are required to apply through on-line mode only. The steps involved in online application are as follows:

  • Visit NTA official website
  • Click on New Registration
  • Fill in details to generate Application Number and Password
  • Login to the Application portal
  • Fill in Personal Details , Place of Birth, Medium of Question Paper, Exam City, Academic Details, Address, Parent/Guardian Details
  • Submit Application
  • Upload scanned image of Photograph, Signature and Left Thumb Impression
  • Make Application Fee Payment
  • Print Confirmation Page

Application Fees

Category Exam Fee
General Rs.1,500
General-EWS/ OBC-NCL Rs.1,400
SC/ST/PwD/Transgender Rs.800

Exam Cities

Andaman and Nicobar Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Guntur, Kurnool, Nellore, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Silchar, Tezpur
Bihar Gaya, Patna
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Daman and Diu Daman
Delhi New Delhi
Goa Panaji
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Anand, Bhavnagar, Gandhinagar, Godhra, Patan, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Valsad
Haryana Faridabad, Gurugram
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur, Shimla
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu, Srinagar
Jharkhand Bokaro, Jamshedpur, Ranchi
Karnataka Bangalore, Belgaum, Davanagere, Dharwad, Gulbarga, Hubli, Mangalore, Mysuru, Udupi
Kerala Alappuzha, Angamaly, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
Ladakh Leh
Lakshadweep Kavaratti
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Ujjain
Maharashtra Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad, Beed, Buldana, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Satara, Solapur, Thane
Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl
Nagaland Dimapur, Kohima
Orissa Angul, Balshore, Bhubaneswar, Brahmapur, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur
Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Amritsar, Bathinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Patiala
Rajasthan Ajmer, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur
Sikkim Gangtok
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Kanchipuram, Karur, Madurai, Nagercoil, Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli, Tiruvallur, Vellore
Telangana Hyderabad, Karimnagar, Khammam, Ranga Reddy, Warangal
Tripura Agartala
Uttar Pradesh Agra, Allahabad, Allahabad, Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Noida, Varanasi
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Roorkee
West Bengal Asansol, Bardhaman, Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kharagpur, Kolkata, North 24 Parganas, Siliguri

Exam Pattern

NEET UG Exam pattern for admission to MD/MS courses in NEET is given below:

  1. Mode of NEET UG Exam: offline mode (Pen-and-Paper Based exam)
  2. Duration of Exam: 3 hours
  3. Number of Shifts: One
  4. Timing of Exam: 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  5. Language of Paper: Hindi/Regional Language and in English
  6. Type of Exam: Objective Type
  7. Type of Objective Questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  8. Number of Questions: One Paper of 180 Questions
  9. Marking Scheme:
    •               Correct Answer: Four marks(+)4
    •               Incorrect Answer: Minus one (-)1
    •               Unanswered: 0
  10. Method of determining merit: Percentiles Score
  11. Method of Resolving Ties:
    •               In the Following order
    •               Highest Marks in Biology
    •               Highest Marks in Chemistry
    •               Less Negative Marks
    •               Seniority by Age

Frequently Asking Questions

Updated

National Testing Agency (NTA) is an authorized body to conduct National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for undergraduate medical/dental admissions in India.


Updated

NEET exam for academic session 2020-2021 shall be conducted on 3 May 2020.

Updated

Candidates who fulfill the below given criteria are eligible to apply for NEET exam:

  • Candidate should have completed age of 17 years at the time of MBBS admission/BDS admission or will complete that age on or before 31 December of the year of his/her admission to first year MBBS course/BDS course
  • Candidate should have passed in 12th Std. or equivalent examination with subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology. In case of SC/ST/OBC, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology taken together in qualifying examination will be 40% marks. In case of PwD candidates, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology taken together in qualifying examination will be 45% marks

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The online registration for NEET 2020 starts from 2nd December 2019. 

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The procedure to apply for NEET exam is as follows:

  • Register on the official website of NTA to generate Application Number and Password
  • Login to the Application Portal
  • Fill in the required details which includes Personal Details, Place of Birth, Choice of Medium of Question Paper, Choice of Examination City, Academic Details (10th, 11th  & 12th Classes), Permanent Address, Correspondence Address, Details of Parent/Guardian, Dress Code and Security Pin
  • Upload Scanned images of Photograph and Signature
  • Make Application Fee Payment through Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking/Cash Deposit at SBI through E-Challan
  • Print Confirmation Page


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