National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET 2020 will be conducted on 3 May 2020. For the first time, the National Testing Agency will be conducting NEET exam 2020. National Eligibility and Entrance Test or NEET is the one examination which would be considered for filling about 60,130 medical seats and 436 Medical Colleges across the country. As per the Supreme Court's order, NEET 2016 and now NEET 2017 would be the only examination to be undertaken to fill the All India Quota Seats as well as the State Level Quota seats across the country. This examination is also valid for applying to private colleges across the country. Unlike the other exams under NTA, NEET 2020 will be held in a paper based mode.
NEET Eligibility criteria
Particulars NEET exam pattern
Mode of examination Pen and Paper-based Test
Duration of exam 3 hours
Total number of questions 180 multiple choice questions
Sections 45 question from Physics, 45 questions from Chemistry and 90 questions from Biology
Total marks 720 marks
Marking scheme 4 marks for every correct answer 1 marks to be deducted for an incorrect answer 0 marks for unanswered questions
Applicants by Year
2018 over 12.6 lacs students appeared for the NEET
2017 over 11.5 lacs students appeared for the NEET
2016 over 7.5 lacs students appeared for the NEET
Medical/Dental Colleges will get full exemption from tuition fee irrespective of parent’s annual income.
(i) Candidates who secured 70% or above marks in 12th Exam MP Board Examination or 85% or above marks in 12 Exam CBSE/ICSC .
(ii) Annual Income of parents should be less than 6 lacs.
(iii) Candidates who get admission in Government Autonomous or Private Medical/Dental Colleges will get full exemption from tuition fee