Know About NEET Exam 2019 : Important Dates, Eligibility

Know About NEET Exam 2019 : Important Dates, Eligibility

NEET Exam

NEET stands for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test and NEET-UG is conducted in India for admission to the MBBS and BDS courses in government and private medical and dental colleges across the country. NEET exam is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education. The examination for UG level is actually a replacement to the AIPMT that was conducted earlier in India for admission to the UG medical and dental courses. Even though this test is stated to be a replacement for all medical entrance examinations conducted for admission the UG medical and dental admissions, some states have obtained stay order in such a way that they can follow their own admission procedure for these courses.

Exempted Institutions:

The institutions mentioned below do not rely on NEET exam score for admission to the UG courses:

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
  • PGIMR, Chandigarh
  • JIPMER

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for MBBS withdrawn

Two Phases:

To help out candidates gain a positive edge during the admission process to medical and dental courses, NEET UG is conducted in two phases. Candidates, who have taken up the phase I of the test are permitted to take part in Phase II, but with the condition that they should give up their phase I score. This is a helpful option for students, who are not satisfied with their performance in phase I and also the phase II is an opportunity for students, who have failed to apply for Phase I.

Important Dates:

As far as NEET UG 2017, the following are the tentative periods around which candidates can expect notification, examination and results, such that they can plan their schedule accordingly for the best preparation:

  • The tentative date for the issue of notification: Around the second week of December 2016.
  • Tentative submission dates of online application: The application process will open from around the middle of December 2016 and will be on until the first 10 days of January 2017.
  • Tentative date of examination: NEET UG 2017 is expected to be conducted during the first week of May 2017.

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NEET Eligibility Requirement:

To apply to NEET UG 2017, candidates must have passed in subjects like English, biotechnology/biology, chemistry and physics individually. Candidates from general category must have obtained at least 50% of marks together in PCB, while those from OBC and SC/ST category must have obtained at least 40% of marks in the qualifying examination. Candidates, who are going to appear in the higher secondary, should apply to NEET UG and can take up the exam provisionally and they should fulfil the other conditions later. Also, the applicants must have completed 17 years of age at the time of admission or before the 31st December of the year of admission (i.e.) 2017. The upper age limit shall be as per the norms followed by the participating institutions.

NEET Exam Pattern:

The question paper for NEET exam will have 180 multiple choice questions with single correct answer for each question. The questions will be from botany, zoology, chemistry and physics and the language will be both English and Hindi. The examination will be conducted in paper and pen or offline mode for three hours. Each correct answer will carry 4 marks; while there will be a negative marking of 1 for every wrong answer.

The question paper will consist of  180 multiple choice questions in total, and each section will have 45 questions. When it comes to the syllabus, the questions will be from the higher secondary CBSE and NCERT physics, chemistry, zoology and botany syllabus. Some questions might be asked from other board syllabus as well.

Application Fee:

The application fee for NEET UG 2017 will be Rs.1400 for General and OBC candidates and for SC/ST candidates, the fee will be Rs.750. The late fee will be Rs.1400 for both categories apart from the base fee of Rs.1400 and Rs.750 respectively.

Who can apply to NEET phase II?

Candidates coming under the following categories can apply for NEET phase II 2017 for which notification will be published during the month of May 2017 for the examination that will be held in the month of July 2017:

  • Candidates, who have not registered for NEET exam phase I
  • Those who have registered, but could not attend the exam for one reason or another.
  • Those who have applied and appeared for phase I, but are not satisfied with the score with the condition that they should give up their phase I score.

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Application form:

Aspiring candidates will have to apply online through the official website of AIPMT. They are recommended to keep checking for the notification for NEET UG 2017 from the month of December 2016 and are recommended to apply before the last date specified in the notification.

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0 # Nishith 2019-10-15
Hello, I am from Kottayam, want to know How to get admission to MBBS at JIPMER
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0 # Mukesh 2019-10-16
For getting admission, you should go through online entrance test known as JIPMER MBBS, after clearing this you can get admission in this institute, you can also find other good MBBS institutes of Kottayam-Medical in Kottayam
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0 # Nishith 2019-10-01
Hii, I am from Mokokchung, please tell me, Is a higher education in cancer a good choice after MBBS?
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0 # Mukesh 2019-10-02
Yes, it is a good choice as there is a considerable increase in the demand for oncologist in India and also abroad, But, it is important that you should choose a good institution of Mokokchung or any other place for doing your PG in Oncology
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0 # Lakshay 2019-09-17
Hello, I have done my B.tech from Janjgir-Champa with Electrical stream, now i want to do M.tech, Please suggest how I can get good college for M.tech
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0 # Jagan 2019-09-18
It's good that you are looking forward for M.tech from Janjgir-Champa, for getting good college you should have to give GATE exam, which is entrance exam for M.Tech
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0 # Tushar 2019-09-10
Hii, I am from Kawar, plz tell me What is the difference between NEET and AIPMT for MBBS Admission?
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0 # Shruti 2019-09-11
Both NEET and AIPMT are conducted for admission to MBBS and BDS Courses, NEET is national level test, while AIPMT is conducted by CBSE for admission to these courses in government medical and dental colleges of all places including Kawar
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0 # Vaibhav Older than three months
Hello, I want to make career in engineering but so confused about its branch, Please suggest me the best branch which would have good scope in future, also suggest good colleges in Buldana.
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
You should take branch according to your interest, if you have interest in software or programming choose computer science, if you have interest in machines, choose mechanical, etc, some good engineering colleges are Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering ; Vision Buldhana Educational and Welfare Societys Pankaj Laddhad Institute of Technology and Management Studies ; Anuradha Engineering College ; Rajarshi Shah`U College of Engg., Tathawade
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0 # Rohan Older than three months
Hii, I am from Shillong let me know, What is the need of NEET Phase II?
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0 # Pallavi Older than three months
If a phase I test taker of Shillong oe other places is not satisfied his/her performance in the test or if a candidate has missed out to apply for NEET, he/she can apply for phase 2 exam, It is a second chance provided to aspiring candidates.
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0 # Vivaan Older than three months
Hello, I am from Mandya, want to get admission in BITS pilani, My rank in JEE is 40,000, please suggest me that i am eligible to get admission in BITS or not.
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0 # Mukesh Older than three months
Hii, for finding it you can go through mock counselling , please visit here- mock counselling, you can also get good college in Mandya.
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0 # Aarav Older than three months
Hello, I have done B.Sc Honors in Mathematice, am I eligible for MBA, if yes plz suggest MBA colleges in Trivandrum
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Yes, you are eligible for MBA, any graduate can do MBA if one have maths in 12th, find the list of MBA colleges in Trivandrum here- MBA in Trivandrum
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0 # Tushar Older than three months
Hello, I am from Anjaw, plz tell me Is there an any degree equivalent to MBA and of same weightage in terms of placement
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Hii, PGDM is equivalent to MBA, you can do PGDM from any good college of Anjaw, so you can get placement easily
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0 # Aarav Older than three months
Hello, I am from Pali, tell me How can I check whether a B.Ed college is approved by NCTE or not?
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0 # Mukesh Older than three months
Once you have decided to do your B. Ed from a particular college, you can visit the website of NCTE and can check whether the institution is under the list of approved institution,you can find here find list of NCTE approved b.ed colleges in Pali- B.Ed in Pali
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