NEET 2020 – Check Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Latest Examination Updates, Important Dates

NEET 2020 Notification is released now. National Testing Agency will conduct NEET Exam 2020 once in a year. The exam will be conducted in offline mode. National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test is a national level entrance exam for those who want to become a doctor. By qualifying NEET 2020 you will get admission in MBBS/BDS courses. The application form for NEET 2020 will release on 2nd December 2019. All interested and eligible students can fill the application form of the NEET exam. Admit Card will be issued only to those aspirants who successfully apply for NEET 2020 Exam. Read the complete article for more details regarding NEET 2020 like Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates, etc.

About NEET 2020

National Testing Agency will conduct NEET exam on 3rd May 2020 in pen and paper-based mode. NTA is newly formed conducting body of this exam. Check important details related to NEET 2020 in the following table.

Full Name of the Exam National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test
Commonly Known as NEET
Conducting Authority National Testing Agency (NTA)
Exam Mode Offline
Duration 3 hrs
Frequency Once in a Year
Official Website

NEET 2020 Important Dates

All those students who are preparing for the exam must know important dates related to all the events of the NEET 2020. By knowing dates, you will not miss any event of the exam. Check NEET Important Dates 2020 in the following table.

Name of the Event Important Date
Online Form Release Date 2nd December 2019
Last date to apply for the Exam 31st December 2019
Application form correction starts 3rd week of January 2020
Last date for correction in the application form Last week of January 2020
Admit Card Release Date 27th March 2020
NEET Exam Date 3rd May 2020
Answer key 2nd week of May 2020
Result announcement 4th June 2020
Counseling date 2nd week of June 2020

NEET Eligibility Criteria 2020

A student must fulfill all terms of eligibility criteria to apply for NEET 2020 exam. Your NEET Application Form will be rejected if NTA finds you not eligible for the exam. Check Eligibility Criteria for the NEET 2020 exam in the following table.

Age Limit Criteria Must have completed a minimum of 17 years of age on or before 31st December 2020. There is no upper age limit to apply.
Nationality Indian Nationals, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), Persons with Indian Origin (PIO) and Foreign Nationals citizen are eligible to apply for the exam.
For Appearing Aspirant Students who are appearing in their qualifying exam or waiting for their result are also eligible for NEET (UG).
Qualifying Subjects An aspirant in the 12th level must have secured minimum 50% marks for General categories; 45% marks for PH & 40% marks for SC/ST/OBC category candidates in PCB group.
Required Percentage The aspirant in the 12th level must have secured minimum 50% marks for General categories; 45% marks for PH & 40% marks for SC/ST/OBC category candidates in PCB group.
Qualification Requirement Students must have completed 12th level or equivalent examination.
Eligibility for 15% All India Quota Seats  Students belonging to J&K states are eligible to apply under 15% All India Quotas only on the basis of self-declaration.

NEET Application Form 2020

The student will be able to fill the Application Form of NEET 2020 from 3rd December 2020. In the application form, you will be asked to enter basic details. These details will include your Name, Father’s Name, Address, Mobile Number, Email Id, etc. NEET 2020 Application Form will release at the official website. Students are requested to enter details in NEET Online Form as per certificate records. Your application form will be rejected if you provide any wrong information or detail on it.

Hall Ticket

NTA will release NEET 2020 Admit Card at the official website. You will require application number and password to download your admit card. No student will be allowed to appear in the exam without NEET 2020 Hall Ticket. It is the most important identity proof for the student. The conducting body will not send NEET Admit Card 2020 separately to any student via post, mail or any other medium.

NEET Exam Pattern 2020

All aspirant of NEET 2020 must need to know the exam pattern. It will give them an idea of the difficulty level of the question paper. Check NEET 2020 Exam Pattern in the following table.

Mode of the Exam Offline ( Pen – Paper Based )
Question Type Multiple Choice Question
Marking Scheme 4 marks awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark deducted for wrong response
Total Marks 720
Number of Questions 180
Medium The question paper will be available in English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Oriya, Assamese, Telugu, Tamil, Urdu and Kannada Languages.
Duration 3 hrs
Subjects No. of Questions Marks
Physics 45 180
Chemistry 45 180
Biology (Botany or zoology) 90 (45 – 45 each) 360
Total 180 720

NEET Syllabus

The syllabus of NEET 2020 includes all the topics, subjects, and units from which the questions will be asked in the exam. The subjects from which various topics are included in the syllabus are Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. You can check NEET 2020 Syllabus in the following points.

Biology – Some basic topics will be Human Physiology, Plant Physiology, Reproduction, Ecology & Environment, Cell Structure and Function, Diversity in Living World, Biology and Human Welfare, etc.

Chemistry – Some topics will be some basic concept of chemistry, Equilibrium, Hydrogen, Electro Chemistry, Surface Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, p-Block Elements, etc.

Physics – It will contain Laws of Motion, Electrostatic, Electromagnetic Waves, Electronic Devices, Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory, Properties of Bulk Matter, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, etc.

NEET 2020 Answer Key

Answer Key is the document which carries the correct answer of all the questions asked in the test. After completion of the exam student will wait for the release of NEET Answer Key 2020. Various Coaching institute will release the answer key of the exam on the same day of the test. But these answer key are not 100 percent authenticate. You will have to wait for 5 to 8 days for the release of NEET 2020 Official Answer Key after the examination. The answer key will release in pdf format at the official website. With the help of the answer key, you can calculate your marks in the exam before the result declaration. We will also update a direct link here to download Answer Key.

NEET 2020 Cut Off

Cut Off is the minimum marks required to qualify for the exam. It varies from year to year. There are various factors on which NEET 2020 Cut Off will depend. You can check them in the following points.

  • Number of Available Seats
  • Difficulty Level of the Question Paper
  • Number of the Applicants

NEET Result 2020

National Testing Agency will release NEET 2020 Result in online mode. The Result will be declared on 4th June 2020. The Conducting Authorities will not send result separately to any candidate via mail, post or any other medium. You will need to visit official website to check your result. In the result, students can check their marks and qualifying status. Candidates are requested to take a printout of the result for future use.

Counselling Process

First, the candidate will need to register for the counseling process and fill their choice of preferences. After registration, seats will be allotted to the students as per the reservation policy, availability of seats, etc. The Counselling Process for NEET 2020 will be held in online mode. It will start by the second week of June 2020. You will have to attend the counseling process which will be conducted by Medical Counselling Committee (MCC).

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