Exams FAQs

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

Important dates

Exam Dates for NEET 2019

Exam dates for NEET 2019 is announced.
Registration Deadlines
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
Exam Dates
NEET 2019 exam 5th May 2019
Release of NEET 2019 answer key Within a week after exam
Result Dates
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

NEET overall cut-off for 2018 (category-wise):
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
ST 118-96 40th Percentile 7,446
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