NEET 2019 will be conducted on 5th May, 2019 (Sunday) from 02:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. The duration of test will be three (3) hours. Even if the test date is declared a public holiday, the schedule will remain unaltered. The examination will be held in offline mode i.e. pen and paper test
(Foreign nationals are eligible for admission in Medical/Dental Colleges subject to rules and regulations framed by the respective State Governments, Institutions and the Government of India. Foreign nationals may confirm their eligibility from the concerned Medical/Dental College/State)
A candidate should have completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete 17 years on or before 31st December 2019 of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course.
The upper age limit for NEET (UG)-2019 is 25 years as on the date of examination with a relaxation of 5 years for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category and persons entitled for reservation under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016.
Yes, but they will not be eligible for admission to the MBBS/BDS if they do not pass the qualifying examination with the required pass percentage of marks at the time of first round of Counselling.
No. Your exam Centre or City cannot be changed. You must be careful while filling in the choice of exam centre.
No, it is mandatory to appear in NEET 2019 to get an MBBS/BDS seat. Admissions in 100% MBBS/BDS seats will be done through the NEET (UG) only.
NEET 2019 will be conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency). They will be conducting the test and providing the results and 15% all India quota All India Rank to the Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India for counselling of 15% All India Quota Seats and all seats of Deemed Universities/Central Universities/ESIC & AFMC including Delhi University (DU), BHU & AMU and providing the result to the State Counselling Authorities and Admitting Institutions.
Yes, if there is no seat available in the student’s choice city, then NTA can allot any other city.
50% marks in Higher Secondary Examination or class 12 with “Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English” as the main subject
Candidates of SC, ST or OBC, category eligibility is 40% marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology taken together in qualifying examination
For candidates of physical disability or handicapped the percentage is 45%
The Medical Council of India has placed preferred Special Leave Petitions before the Supreme Court and appeals in the High Courts in respect to the matter of candidates of NIOS being eligible for NEET which is a subject of challenge in courts of law. However for NEET (UG) 2019, candidates who have passed the qualifying examinations i.e. 10+2 from National Institute of Open Schooling or State Open Schools or as private candidates from recognized State Boards; or with Biology/Biotechnology as additional subject shall be allowed to appear for NEET 2019 but this will be subject to the outcome of Special Leave Petitions/Appeals filed by the Medical Council of India.
Any notification to this effect will be also available on this website.
Yes, he can appear in NEET 2019 and can get a seat in MBBS/BDS courses in the medical college of India.
Yes, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana have decided to join All India Quota Seat, candidates belonging to these states are eligible for AQI seats.
NEET 2019 will be held in 11 languages (English, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Assamese, Gujarati, Marathi, Urdu, Oriya, Kannada, and Bengali) the exam paper will be a bilingual one with English as a common language and the regional language as opted by the candidate.
If any candidate opts for regional language, he has to appear in that specific state only. The language option once given cannot be changed.
Candidates need to download the Admit Card which will be available and uploaded on the NTA website by 15.04.2019. Admit cards will not be sent to candidates. When candidates will download the Admit Card, a copy of the same in PDF format will also be emailed to the candidate on the registered email id.
THE LAST DATE TO DOWNLOAD ADMIT CARDS IS 5.5.2019
The last timing of entry is 1.30pm. No candidate will be allowed in the examination hall after that
NEET 2019 Admit card – Details
|NEET Hall Ticket released on||April 15, 2019 (Monday)|
|Last date to download Hall Ticket||May 5, 2019|
|Issuing body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Mode of availability||Online|
|Official website to download admit card||ntaneet.nic.in|
|Test Centres||154 cities across 36 states and Union Territories|
|Admit Card can be downloaded by entering||NEET Registration No. and Date of birth|
|Documents to carry along with admit card (passport size photograph affixed on it)||One passport size photograph, any one authorized original non-expired photo ID|
|Details on NEET Admit Card||Details of candidate, exam schedule, address of exam centre and exarn day Instructions|
|Exam Date||May 5, 2019 (Sunday)|
|Contact Details||Address: C-20 1,8, Sector-62, IITK Outreach Centre, Noida – 201 309 Help desk
contact number: 8076535482, 7703859909
Candidates are allowed to submit the fee of NEET 2019 application form till December 1, 2018, up to 11.50 PM in case of online payment and till the banking hours (in general 5:00 PM) in case of payment is through e-challan. The submission of application form for NEET (UG) 2019 is now closed.
NO! The last date for correction window was from 14.01.2019 to 31.01.2019.
To prove a discrepancy in spelling of name in documents, candidate must carry proof that the documents belongs to same person. This needs to be in the form of an affidavit.
There is no change in NEET (UG) 2019. It will be conducted in the same pattern as of NEET 2018.
What is the Pattern for NEET 9UG) 2019
NEET 2019 will be as follows
There will be only multiple choice questions that are graded 4 points for a correct answer
No, there is no negative marking for un-attempted questions?
You can do rough work on your booklet but not on your answer sheet
NO, there will be no change in the syllabus of NEET 2019. It will remain the same as prescribed in NEET 2018
The question papers for NEET 2019 exam will be based on a common syllabus as notified by the Medical Council of India which was implemented in 2013.
The syllabus pattern for NEET 2019 is as follows
PHYSICS SYLLABUS FOR NEET 2019
Click here to check the Physics Subject Syllabus for NEET 2019.
CHEMISTRY SYLLABUS FOR NEET 2019
Click here to check the Chemistry Subject Syllabus for NEET 2019.
BIOLOGY SYLLABUS FOR NEET 2019
CLICK HERE FOR BIOLOGY SYLLABUS NEET 2019.
You should start preparing for NEET 2019 much in advance to succeed and gain a good rank. Candidates usually are confused how to prepare for NEET 2019. Firstly refer to the syllabus as uploaded on the website of the NEET authorities and also detailed here which gives you a good idea how to prepare yourself for NEET 2019.Students should look into the chapters and requirements of the syllabus for more weightage. As per NEET 2018, here are some important chapters and subjects.
Here are some important books for reference on NEET 2019 preparation
Physics: Mechanics: There were approximately 12-14 questions which belonged to mechanics in the examination. In Physics overall paper, there were 24 questions asked from 12th standard and 21 questions from 11th standard. 2 difficult questions, 9 moderate questions and 34 easy questions.
Chemistry: Organic Chemistry: This Subject dominated the question paper of chemistry in NEET 2018 and had approximately around 14-15 questions related to it.
In the overall paper there were 20 questions from 12th standard and 20 questions from the 11th standard and the majority was in simple concepts.
Biology: Approximately 6-7 questions were put up from this very section of the examination. As per analysis, this was the easiest section with 46 questions from 12th standard syllabus and 44 questions from the 11th standard. 9 questions were difficult, 33 moderate and 48 were easy. Most of the questions were directly from NCERT and were concept based.
5th June 2019. It will be available on NTA website www.nta.ac.in
The merit list will be prepared based on all India rank and the reservation roster provided by DGHS
Check the NEET percentile based on highest marks. The formula for calculating percentile score based on marks is
Individual Score X 100 / Marks obtained by top scorer.
EG: If A has scored 295 in NEET and 396 is the highest score obtained by topper of NEET, then the percentile of A will be calculated as are follows: 295 x 100/396 = 74.49
Percentile based on rank
The formulae for calculating Percentile on the basis of Rank:
Total appearing candidates – Rank secured/ Total appearing candidates’ X 100
EG: If Sunita has secured Rank 5 in NEET and had 8,00,000 students appearing for the exam, then the percentile of Sunita would be[(800000-5)/800000] x 100 = 99.99
DGHS. (Directorate General of Health Services)
(For seats under the control of States/Universities/Institutions, their respective authorities will conduct the counseling).
15% seats reserved for SC candidates, 7.5% for ST and 27% for OBC category candidates.
It is valid for the academic session 2019 – 20 only.
Images of OMR Sheet and Responses captured by the machine will be displayed on the website nta.ac.in.
Candidates will be given an opportunity to submit representation against the OMR grading on payment of INR 1000 per response challenged. A refund of Rs.1000/- per response is effective if a challenge is accepted by the Board.
General unreserved category- 360, OBC/SC/ST-288, General (UR) – PH-324, OBC/SC/ST – PH-288
After the exam of NEET 2019 candidates can refer to the NEET 2019 answer key that will be released after the NEET exam. Check this website for further details. Through the answer key, candidates can calculate their probable scores by comparing their answers with the ones given in the answer key of NEET. Candidates can also check OMR Answer Sheet, Responses & Answer Key which will be available by fourth week of May by logging into their account using their USER ID (Registration Number) & Password. The NEET OMR will be released.
Leading coaching centers like Allen Kota will also upload their unofficial answer keys that can serve as guidelines for checking your performance.