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NEET 2021: Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, Pattern, Practice Papers, and Cut off

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Exams Prep Master | Updated On - Mar 1, 2021

NEET 2021 Exam Date is expected to be delayed for June/July due to the postponement of class 12 board exams. NTA General Director has also said that the authority will try to release NEET 2021 Exam Date by early March. Candidates who have passed or appearing for class 12 can fill NEET 2021 Application Form in an online mode soon after the declaration of dates. 

Aspirants must note that MoE had released the notice stating that NEET 2021 syllabus will remain unchanged. Other important changes like mode of exam, pattern of exam, etc will be released with the NEET 2021 official brochure. Check NEET Exam Pattern 

NEET 2021 will be conducted twice from this year and to build a good preparation strategy candidates should download NEET Sample PapersLast year candidates who had scored more than or equal to 147-720 in GN and 113-146 in other categories had qualified the NEET Cut off and participated in the admission process. Read the article to know more about NEET 2021 Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus, and much more. 

NEET 2021 Exam Dates

NEET 2021 Exam Date

Events Date (Tentative)
NEET 2021 Application Form Date 1st week of March 2021
Last date to fill NEET Application Form 4th week of March 2021
Availability of admit card 4th week of April 2021
NEET 2021 Date 1st / 2nd week of July 2021
Declaration of result 4th week of July 2021
Counselling will commence from August 2021

Reasons affecting NEET Exam Date

Due to COVID-19 schools remained closed for a longer period of time. However, all the students had attended the classes in the online mode but still to complete the whole syllabus in online mode is the biggest challenge. Therefore considering the current situation various boards had postponed the class 12 exam dates to the month of May 2021. Such delays and uncertainty in the academic calendar have affected NEET 2021 Exam Date.

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NEET 2021 Highlights

Particulars Details
Exam Name NEET 
Official website of NTA NEET
Conducting authority National Testing Agency
Number of registered aspirants in the previous session 15.97 lakh aspirants
Total Candidates appeared for NEET 2020 90%
Credentials Required to Login NEET Portal Roll number, date of birth and security pin
NEET Cutoff percentile UR - 50 SC/ST/OBC - 40 UR PWD - 45
Validity of NEET Result For academic session
Admission through NEET 

15% All India Quota seats, 85% State Quota seats

Courses offered through NEET MBBS, BDS, BUMS, BAMS, BHMS, BSMS, BNYS, etc.

NEET Latest News 2021

NEET 2021 will be conducted twice from this year as the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has given go ahead for the same. The mode of exam, pattern, marking scheme, distribution of marks, duration, etc apparently remains the same.

  • The syllabus will also remain unchanged. 
  • No changes in the eligibility criteria have been announced.
  • NEET 2021 Exam Date could fall in the month of July as the class 12 board exams will be conducted in the month of May/ June 2021. So to avoid any clash the exam could be conducted in the month of July 2021. 

NEET 2021 Eligibility

NEET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

According to NEET 2021 Eligibility Criteria, a candidate who has passed or appearing for the class 12 exam can register for NEET. The upper age limit has been relaxed but candidates have to fulfill the lower age limit i.e. 17 years. Read More NEET 2021 eligibility criteria

Particulars  Details 
Nationality Indian nationals, OCI, NRIs
Qualifying Exam Must have passed the 10+2 examination or its equivalent in PCB
Qualifying Marks  GN - 50% marks GN-PH - 45% SC/ST & OBC - 40% 
Age Limit  17 years as on 31st Dec 2021, No upper age limit

NEET 2021 Application Form

NEET 2021 Registration

NEET 2021 Registration can be completed online by visiting the official website of NTA NEET i.e. NEET 2021 Application Form date is expected in the 1st week of March. The steps for NEET 2021 Registration are mentioned below:

  • Step 1: NEET Registration - Visit the official website register online by providing accurate details to generate NEET Registration No. and Password.
  • Step 2: Filling NEET Application Form - Use your registration and password to login to the official website and enter your personal and academic details, test center as per your preference. 
  • Step 3: Uploading of Documents - Upload passport size photograph, signature, and other documents are per the guidelines of NTA. Check NEET 2021 Document Upload Guidelines
  • Step 4: Payment of NEET Registration Fees - NEET application fees can be paid online i.e. INR 1500 for GN, INR 1400 for EWS, and INR 800 for other category candidates. 
  • Step 5: Submit NEET Application Form - The last step is to save and submit the application form. 

NEET 2021 Form Correction window will also be opened by NTA. During that time candidates will be allowed to edit a few details only like: 

  • Mother’s and Father’s Name
  • Gender and Category
  • Person with Disability status

NEET 2021 Exam Pattern

NEET 2021 Exam Pattern

NTA has not announced any changes in NEET 2021 Exam Pattern yet. However, the authority has decided to conduct the exam twice (annually) from this year. Also, considering the reduction in the syllabus by various boards, NEET 2021 Question paper will have internal options. Other important changes in NEET Exam Pattern like mode of exam, etc will also be released with the official brochure.

Specifications Details
Frequency of NEET Exam 2 times a year
Distribution of Questions in NEET 2021 Physics: 45, Chemistry: 45, Biology: 90 divided into  Zoology:45 & Botany: 45
Type of Questions 180 Multiple Choice Questions
Total Marks 720 marks, Correct Answer: +4, Incorrect Answer: -1
Medium of Paper English/ Hindi/ Urdu, Telugu, Bengali, Kannada, Gujarati, Tamil, Marathi, Assamese, and Oriya (As per the location of Candidate)

Must Read Subject Wise NEET Exam Pattern:

NEET 2021 Syllabus

NEET 2021 Syllabus

MoE had released the official notice stating that NEET Syllabus 2021 will remain unchanged. Candidates will have to prepare for NEET 2021 based on the complete syllabus of class 11 & 12. The 3 subjects that you need to prepare are – Chemistry, Physics, and Biology (Zoology and Botany). 

NEET Syllabus

NEET Subject Wise Syllabus Total Units in Syllabus Weightage 
NEET Biology Syllabus

Class 11 – 5 Units

Class 12 – 5 Units

NEET Physics Syllabus

Class 11 – 10 Units

Class 12 – 11 Units

NEET Chemistry Syllabus

Class 11 – 14 Units

Class 12 – 16 Units


NEET 2021 Sample Paper

NEET Sample Paper & Mock Test 2021

Candidates can download the previous year's language-wise NEET question papers and answer keys from the links provided below. To download more NEET Sample Paper then click here: Previous Year NEET Sample Papers

NEET Paper Code Language NEET Question Paper NEET Answer Key
Paper Codes - E1, F1, G1, H1 English Download E1, F1, G1, H1
Paper Codes - E1, F1, G1, H1 Hindi Download E1F1G1H1
Paper Codes - E1, F1, G1, H1 Kannada Download E1F1G1H1

NEET Mock Test 2021

NEET Mock Test are available at the official website of NTA i.e. Candidates can appear for subject-wise mock tests for free at NTA’s website. Solving NEET sample papers or taking the mock test will help the candidates to improve their time management skills. They will be able to get a clear picture of the type of questions that can be asked in the examination.

NEET 2021 Best Books

Best Books for NEET 2021 

Candidates must be thorough with their class 11th and 12th NCERT books and must go through the same at least twice before referring to any other book as they are considered to be the best source for NEET preparation. Some of the books are mentioned below. Check Subject Wise NEET Important Books

Name of the Book Publications/ Author Name
Objective NCERT at your fingertips for NEET AIIMS – Physics  MTG Editorial Board 
Complete NEET Guide: Biology  MTG Editorial Board 
Organic Chemistry for NEET A Textbook for Inorganic Chemistry M.S Chouhan R.K Gupta

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NEET 2021 Preparation Guide

NEET 2021 Preparation & Coaching

Candidates can build a preparation strategy based on the weightage of topics. This way you can segregate the important topics and give special attention. 

Important Topics Weightage of Topics Check Detailed Topic Wise Preparation 
Human Physiolgy  12% Biology Preparation Tips
Biomolecules  10%
Biological Classification 9%
Coordination Compounds 9% Chemistry Preparation Tips
Thermodynamics 8%
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Solutions etc 5%
Optics 10% Physics Preparation Tips
Electro statistics, Electronic Devices, Thermodynamics etc 9%
Current Electricity, Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents etc 8%

To crack NEET it is important for any candidate to have an ideal strategy and study plan comprising of subject-wise tips, recommended books, and coaching if required. It is important for candidates to follow a proper schedule and study plan to ace the examination. Also Read Self Preparation Tips for NEET 2021

Best Coaching Centers for NEET

NEET coaching centers provide both online and offline classes. Students can also ask for the demo class before finalizing the coaching Institute. Students should also enquire about the strength of the class and check the experience of the faculties by meeting them. Some of the top coaching centers in India are:

  • Aakash Institute
  • Allen Institute
  • Resonance
  • Elite Academy
  • EDU Pace Academy

Before choosing any coaching center candidates can check the links of state-wise top coaching centers provided below:

Online Resources for NEET Preparation

Some of the best online resources for NEET preparation are mentioned below:

  • Physics Galaxy
  • Biology NEET Inspection
  • Darwin - NEET 2020 Preparation
  • AskIITians - IIT JEE, NEET, SAT, CBSE, ICSE Prep
  • Aakash iTutor: NEET & IIT-JEE
  • NEET Practice
  • Pre-PG Prep: NEET, AIIMS-MCQs, NEET PG Test Series
  • Unacademy
  • Khan Academy
  • Exam Fear Education
  • Career Point
  • Toppr

Read More Online Resources & Applications for NEET Preparation

NEET Admit Card 2021

NEET Admit Card 2021 will be released a month before the exam date on the official website. Successfully registered applicants will be able to download their NEET Admit Card by logging in to their accounts. Read How to Download NEET 2021 Admit Card?

  • Candidates can check the important details like exam date, time, exam center details, etc in their NEET admit card 2021.
  • Candidates will have to carry the NEET Admit Card 2021 along with a valid ID proof to the exam center. 

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NEET Result 2021

NEET result 2021 will be declared soon after the conclusion of the exam. Medical aspirants who attended the exam can check their results on the official website of NTA NEET.

  • NEET Result 2021 will be announced in the scorecard format.
  • NEET result will be applicable for admissions in all the medical colleges in India including AIIMS and JIPMER.
  • Candidates should save a copy of their NEET Scorecard for future references.
  • The important details mentioned in your NEET 2021 Scorecard are Subject wise Percentile score obtained, Overall Percentile score, Total marks scored out of 720, NEET AIR – All India Rank, NEET category rank, NEET 2020 Cut off. 

NEET 2021 Merit List

The National Testing Authority (NTA) will release the NEET Merit list and provide it to the counselling body i.e. DGHS (Directorate General of Health Services), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The merit list will be derived on the basis of the marks obtained by the candidates. Three types of merit lists will be prepared by the authorities: 

NEET Merit List  Rank Provided 
All India Merit List  All India Rank (AIR)
AIQ Merit List  All India Quota (AIQ) Rank 
States’ Merit Lists  State Rank 

Know More NEET Merit List

NEET Qualifying Cut off

NEET Cut off 2021

Candidates who are planning to appear for the exam will have to qualify NEET Cut off percentile and scores in order to get admission in MBBS, BDS, and AYUSH programs. In the 2020 session due to vacant seats in AYUSH and BDS programs, the authority had reduced the qualifying percentile by 10. Check the original and revised percentile in the table below. 

Category Original NEET percentile Revised NEET percentile for BDS & AYUSH programs
General 50th  40th 
General-PH 45th  35th 
SC/ST/OBC 40th  30th 
SC/ST/OBC-PH 40th  30th 

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NEET Cut off scores

Candidates can also check the original and revised cut-off marks mentioned in the table below. However, aspirants must note that the change in the percentile and scores was only for the 2020 session and it is not necessary the authority will reduce the cut off for the upcoming session also. 

Category Original NEET Cut off scores (2020) Revised AYUSH cut off scores (2020)
Unreserved 720-147 720-113
UR PwD 146-129 112-99
SC/ST/OBC 146-113 112-87
SC/ST/OBC PwD 128-113 112-87

NEET Counselling 2021

Medical Counselling Committee MCC conducts NEET Counselling for 15% AIQ seats. The all India level counselling is conducted in 3 rounds and if the seats still left vacant after the completion of round 3 then the authority will conduct the mop rundof counselling. The steps of counseling are mentioned below:

  • First of all, candidates have to register for NEET Counselling at the official website of MCC and make a payment.
  • After that, you will get the opportunity of Choice Filling and Seat Locking.
  • Then the result of the counselling round will be declared in an online mode. 

Click Here to Know How to Apply for NEET Counselling?

Who is Eligible for NEET Counselling?

  • Candidates qualifying NEET are eligible for admission. 
  • For GN category the qualifying percentile is 50. 
  • For OBC/SC/ST category the qualifying percentile is 40. 
  • For GN-PH category the qualifying percentile is 40.
  • For OBC/SC/ST-PH category the qualifying percentile is 40.

Best Medical Colleges in India 2021

Name of the College NIRF Ranking 2020 NIRF Ranking 2019
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS Delhi 1 1
Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, PGIMER Chandigarh 2 2
Christian Medical College, CMC Tamil Nadu 3 3
National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Karnataka 4 NA
Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, UP 5 4
Banaras Hindu University, BHU UP 6 6
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Kerala 7 5
Jawaharlal Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research, Pondicherry 8 8
Kasturba Medical College, Karnataka 9 7
King George`s Medical University, UP 10 10

Check Top NEET Participating Colleges

What is NEET Exam?

NEET is National Eligibility cum Entrance Test conducted by NTA i.e. National Testing Agency. NEET is the only entrance test for those who wish to get admission to MBBS, BDS, AYUSH, Veterinary, and other medical courses in India. Last year around 16 lakh candidates had registered for the exam out of which 85-90% of candidates had appeared for the exam. Moreover, AIIMS and JIPMER MBBS exams have been dissolved and for admission to these institutes, you have to appear for the NEET exam only. After qualifying NEET candidates will become eligible to get admission in more than 75,000 MBBS seats and 25,000 BDS seats across the country.  

NEET 2021 FAQs

NEET 2021 FAQs

Ques. What will be NEET 2021 Exam Date and when will NTA announce the dates of all the events?

Ans. NTA is expected to announce the NEET 2021 Exam Date in the 1st week of March 2021. The date of NEET 2021 could fall in the month of July 2021. 

Ques. Is NEET 2021 postponed or cancelled?

Ans. No. NEET 2021 is not postponed or cancelled but the announcement of exam dates has been delayed. Earlier in the month of Dec 2020, the Education Minister has also said that the team will have a discussion about conducting NEET 2021 in an online mode and will release the dates of all the events accordingly.

Ques. Is there any change introduced in the NEET 2021 Exam Pattern?

Ans. The authority has agreed to conduct NEET twice from this year onwards. No other major changes have been introduced yet. 

Ques. When will NEET 2021 Application form be released?

Ans. NEET 2021 Application forms are expected to be released in the month of March 2021. But this year due to COVID-19 candidates can expect a delay in the application process as the whole session has been delayed. 

Ques. NTA had cancelled NEET exam centers outside India for the 2020 examniation. So will NEET 2021 be conducted in foreign countries?

Ans. In the year 2020, the exam centers outside India were cancelled due to COVID-19. Depending on the conditions of this year the authority will decide the exam centers in India. 

Ques. What is NEET Latest News for 2021 session?

Ans. Till now there is no NEET latest news. Candidates are waiting for the announcement of NEET Exam Dates which are expected in the month of March. 

Ques. NEET 2020 examination was conducted in two sessions. Will NEET 2021 will also be conducted in two sessions?

Ans. NTA has not announced anything about the exam being conducted two times from 2021. But there are chances that NEET will be conducted two times in the upcoming years. 

Ques. Will NEET 2021 be conducted in an online mode as candidates are continuously requesting Education Minister via tweeter for the same?

Ans. In the live session, the education had said that the team will think about conducting NEET 2021 in an online mode but did not make any announcement related to the same on any platform. 

Ques. My age is 16 years, can I apply for NEET 2021 or is there any age limit?

Ans. No, you cannot apply for NEET 2021 exam as you are not meeting the age criteria. A candidate must have achieved 17 years of age by December 31, 2021 to sit for NEET 2021.

Ques. Do I have to send my filled NEET application form to NTA?

Ans. The candidates are not required to send the print out of the Confirmation Page or any document to NTA.

Ques. Who will be conducting authority of NEET 2021?

Ans. NTA is the conducting authority of NEET and the 2021 examination will also be conducted by NTA. 

Ques. What are the changes introduced in NEET 2021 syllabus?

Ans. So far no such announcement has been made by NTA. However, CBSE has reduced the syllabus of class XI and XII so there are chances that NTA will make some changes in the syllabus also. But recently education minister in his live session with KV school students said that the syllabus will remain unchanged for NEET 2021. 

Ques. Is there any reduction in NEET 2021 Syllabus?

Ans. No. NTA has not mentioned anywhere about NEET 2021 Syllabus reduction. All the candidates are advised to keep following the official website to get the latest updates about NEET Syllabus.

Ques. If I get compartment in class 12 can I apply for NEET 2021? 

A. Yes. Compartment students can apply for NEET 2021. However, during the time of admission candidates will have to provide the class 12 pass certificate and must score the required percentage of marks. 

Ques. What percentage is required in Class 12 for NEET 2021 for the GN category candidates?

Ans. For General category candidates the pass percentage is 50% or above in the PCB in Class 12. Candidates scoring this percentage can apply for the exam.

Ques. I am not from India so can I apply for NEET 2021?

Ans. Yes, Foreign nationals, Overseas citizen of India, Non-resident of India, Persons of Indian Origin can apply for NEET 2021. If these candidates fulfill the NEET eligibility criteria then they can easily apply for the exam. 

Ques. I am studying in class XII which will complete in March 2022. So can I apply for NEET 2021?

Ans. Yes, candidates appearing in the 12th class are eligible to apply for NEET 2021. 

Ques: Can I edit my exam center preferences in NEET 2021?

Ans: Yes. You can edit your exam center preferences. NTA will provide a timeline for NEET Form Correction and all the successfully registered candidates can edit their details in the application form along with the change in exam center preference and uploading of new documents as per the required specifications. 

Ques. Can Foreign Nationals apply for NEET? What is the eligibility requirement?

Ans. Yes, Foreign National can apply for NEET 2021. Students applying as Foreign Nationals must have passed Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English in Class XII with 50% marks, as per regulations of the Medical Council of India and the concerned University. You will be needing your passport number as ID proof to complete the registration process and take the exam. 

Ques. Can I change my exam center preferences through NEET form correction window?

Ans. Yes, NTA will provide NEET Form Correction Window. Candidates can now change their exam city preferences through the correction window. The decision has been taken considering the chaos in the country due to the nationwide lockdown. 

Ques. If a candidate is opting Oriya as a medium of question paper, would he be eligible for 15% All India Quota?

Ans. Candidates qualifying NEET would be eligible for All India Quota and other quotas under the State Governments/Institutes, irrespective of the medium in which the examination is taken by a candidate, subject to other eligibility criteria.

Ques. If I am opting Assamese as a language of question paper, can I get the center of examination in Delhi?

Ans. No. If any candidate is opting vernacular language as medium of question paper, he will be allotted center only in respective States of particular vernacular language. In the present case, examination center could be only in Assam.

Ques. Can I change the option of language once the form is submitted?

Ans. The option once exercised, cannot be changed after submission of the application form. As centers will be allotted based on the medium of question paper, candidates need to be very careful in choosing the medium of the question paper.

Ques. What are the duration/timings of NEET 2021?

Ans. The duration of NEET 2021 will be 03 hours i.e. from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. However, no entry will be allowed after 9.30 a.m.

Ques. If any candidate faces any problem in remittance of fee, to whom can he/she approach?

Ans. Candidates can approach the concerned Banks on contact numbers which are available on the website of NEET 2018.

Ques. My date of birth is December 11, 1998, can I apply for NEET exam?

Ans. Yes, you can apply for as you are above 17 years of age.

Ques. I am a general category female candidate, my parents' income is less than 5 lakhs, do I need to pay the NEET application fee?

Ans. If you fall under GEN-EWS category, then your application fees shall be INR 1400. If not, you’ll have to pay the general category fee of INR 1500.

Ques. I have some problems with my CBSE enrolment process for class 12 board exam, can I apply for NEET?

Ans. No, till your class 12 board registration is not accepted, you cannot apply for NEET 2021, as you are not eligible.

Ques. I am doing B.Sc. from DU, can I apply for NEET?

Ans. Yes, but no lateral entry provision is

Ques. Who will be the conducting body of NEET counselling 2021?

Ans. Directorate General of the Health Services of the Medical Counselling Committee conducts NEET Counselling. The counselling will be conducted online for which candidates need to register at the official website of MCC.

Ques. When will NEET counselling 2021 start? How many rounds will be there in counselling?

Ans. The registration for NEET counseling 2021 will start in the month of July 2021. There will be a total of 3 rounds of counselling including mop-up round. 

Ques. When will NEET Result 2021 be declared?

Ans. NEET 2021 Result date will be declared soon after the completion of exam. 

Ques. What details should I check in my scorecard after the declaration of NEET Result 2021?

Ans. The important details mentioned in your NEET 2021 Scorecard are Subject wise Percentile score obtained, Overall Percentile score, Total marks scored out of 720, NEET AIR – All India Rank, NEET category rank, NEET 2021 Cut off. 

Ques. Will NEET 2021 scorecard include or show my state ranking?

Ans. The state wise cut off list will be released by the respective states and not be mentioned in your NEET scorecard. 

Ques. How can I check my NEET 2021 AIQ closing rank?

Ans. In NEET 2021 scorecard, the subject-wise percentile, total marks, NEET AIR, AIQ Rank of a candidate, etc will be mentioned.

Ques. What is the expected NEET 2021 cut off for Madras Medical College, Chennai?

Ans. Last year the AIQ closing rank of this college was 1614. So if you score more than 640 marks then the chances are higher than you can get admission in this college. 

Ques. What should be my NEET 2021 Rank to get admission in LHMC, Delhi?

Ans. As per the cut off trend of the previous year you need to score the rank around 400 to get admission in LHMC under AIQ quota.

Ques. Can I get into Grant Medical College, Mumbai with NEET 2021 Rank of 300?

Ans. Yes. If your NEET 2021 Rank is between 300 to 400 then chances are very high to get admission in Grant Medical College, Mumbai under AIQ quota. The state counselling rank could be lower also. 

Ques. I am from Ranchi and planning to take admission in Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences, Ranchi. Can I get a seat with 600+ marks under AIQ quota?

Ans. Last year for the general category NEET AIQ cut off of this college was 614 marks. So if a candidate scores more than 614 marks then the chances are higher to get admission in this college. However, for the ST category, the cut off marks were 485. 

Ques. What is NEET cut off of BDS colleges in Karnataka’s Government Dental Colleges?

Ans. The cut off range is between 560 to 570 of BDS colleges in Karnataka. For reserved categories, the range is lower in comparison to the general category. 

Ques. When will NEET 2021 OMR sheets be available?

Ans. NEET 2021 OMR sheets will be released online 2-3 weeks after the conclusion of the exam. 

Ques: When will NEET Answer Keys be released?

Ans: NEET Answer Keys will be released for all 24 codes. Check Here

Ques. Can I challenge NEET Answer keys?

Ans. Yes, candidates can challenge NEET answer keys by making a payment for each challenge which is INR 1000. Also, candidates need to submit the proof while raising an object against the answers. If their objection found valid then candidates will get their fees back along with positive marks for those questions. The last date to raise objections is Sep 29 till 2:00 PM and fees can be paid till 4:00 PM. 

Ques. Who can appear in NEET for 15% All India Quota Seats?

Ans. Candidates from the following categories can apply for NEET 2021 - • Indian Nationals • Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) • Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs) • Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) • Foreign Nationals are eligible to appear in NEET (UG)-2021 for 15% All India Quota Seats.

Ques. Against which all seats will the admission be made?

Ans. Admission will be made to the following seats through NEET 2021
  • All India Quota Seats. 
  • State Government Quota Seats
  • State/Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical/Dental Colleges or any Private/ Deemed University
  • Central Pool Quota Seats

Ques: When will NEET 2021 Admit Card be released? 

Ans. NTA will NEET Admit Card and candidates can download the admit card by visiting the official website of NTA NEET. 

Ques. How shall I make notes while preparing for NEET 2021?

Ans. The preparation of notes is one of the most commonly ignored sections by a majority of students. Notes can be made by Kyepoints or Keywords or Sticky Notes that can be pasted in your standard books while reading and highlighting texts using markers. You can pen down your notes in a notebook solely for this purpose.

Ques. What techniques should be adopted to clear basic concepts?

Ans. Focus on the key topics which are discussed in classes, assignments, and even e-classes since these are the areas where the emphasis on basics is the most. Along with it, one can go through the textbooks in accordance with time and in a planned manner.

Ques. From where should I prepare notes? Standard textbooks or guides?

Ans. To prepare notes that carry authentic information it is necessary that you prepare them from standard textbooks. No matter which book you are following, it should be from a recommended publisher/author. Guides usually carry wrong information, making your chances of wrong attempt higher.

Ques. Should I follow the probability rule while answering MCQs?

Ans. The probability rule should not be the focus point while preparing and answering MCQs. The focus should be laid upon clearing the basics.

Ques. Is there any NEET News regarding changes in Exam Pattern and Syllabus?

Ans. No. The authority has not released any such NEET News yet. However, candidates are advised to keep visiting the official website of NTA NEET to get the latest updates. 

Ques. How many sections are there in Biology NEET Syllabus?

Ans. As per the current exam pattern and syllabus, Biology NEET Syllabus is divided into 2 sections i.e. Zoology and Botany. 

Ques. If I clear NEET 2021 then can I get admission in JIPMER or AIIMS Delhi?

Ans. Yes. After qualifying NEET 2021 candidates will become eligible for admission in all the colleges offering MBBS programs including AIIMS and JIPMER. 

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.

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What will happen in case I don't have domicile certificate sincen my family keeps on moving around different states in the country?

In case you don’t have a domicile certificate of the state from where you have completed classes 10 and 12 and given NEET, then you are not eligible for the state reservation quota during the admission process. During counselling or registration, you can submit other documents like ration card, Aadhar card or passport as address proof. 

In which colleges can I get admission in Maharashtra after clearing the cutoff?

There are around 157 medical colleges in Maharashtra, offering students with admission on the basis of NEET score. Here is the list of some of those colleges:

  1. DR DY Patil Vidyapeeth – Pune
  2. AFMC -Pune
  3. Grant Medical College and Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals – Mumbai
  4. Seth GS Medical College – Mumbai
  5. Mahatama Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences – Wardha

To get details about the same, click here – Top Medical Colleges in Maharashtra.

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Those students who were not able to give NEET last year while suffering from CVOID-19, need to apply for the exam and pay the fees again?

No, those students need to register for the NEET exam this year. Yes, they have to submit the exam fees again. The registration for NEET 2021, will start in the last week of February month. There has been no change in the syllabus this year. The NEET exam will be conducted twice this year.

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Can I get the list of the colleges in Gujarat in which I can admission on the basis of NEET score?

There are 26 medical colleges in Gujarat giving admission on the basis of NEET:

  1. Karnavaati Institute of Dentistry – Gandhinagar
  2. B.J. Medical College – Ahmedabad
  3. Parul University – Vadodara
  4. Government Medical College – Surat
  5. Ahmedabad Dental College & Hospital – Ahmedabad
  6. SMT. NHL Municipal Medical College – Ahmedabad
  7. Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Medical College (PDUMC) – Rajkot
  8. C.U. Shah Medical College – Surendra Nagar
  9. Pramukhswami Medical College – Anand
  10. GCS Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre – Ahmedabad
  11. AMC Dental College – Ahmedabad
  12. Sumandeep Vidyapeeth – Vadodara

and many more. 

vikram dewan
Can I get admission in private colleges also by giving NEET?

Yes, students get admission in MBBS and BDS courses in around 384 private colleges on the basis of rank in NEET. There are many colleges throughout the country giving admission but the ranking for admission in private college ranges around 10,000. Here is the list of the colleges – Participating colleges in NEET.

hajjul mufaliha

The application form is available on the official website of NEET on 4th week of February, 2021. The cutoff to get admission in BDS varies according to different colleges. The cutoff of NEET 2020 was BDS course was:

  1. 40 marks for general candidates
  2. 30 marks for ST/SC/OBC candidates
utkarsha khatri
Is there any change in any change in protocol this year at the exam center?

No, there has been no change in the protocol at the exam center of NEET this year. This protocol includes that the candidates must bring the following things to the exam center:

  1. Mask and gloves
  2. Personal transparent water bottle
  3. Hand sanitizer 
  4. Original copy of NEET admit card
  5. Identification Proof (Aadhaar card, Ration card, Passport, PAN card, Driving license, Voter ID or other government authorized document)
Has there been any reduction in syllabus or change in the exam pattern?
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Till now there isn't any change but NTA will release the updated NEET 2021 Exam Pattern with information regarding the mode of exam, type of questions, etc very soon. For more details visit:- NEET EXAM PATTERN

What is the protocol to be followed at the exam day?
Do I have to bring adhar card at the exam center?
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Yes, Apart from the NEET Admit Card you have to bring any Valid Original Identity proof either it is adhar Card or any other identify proof like pan Card, driving licence, etc. For more details visit:- NEET EXAM CENTERS

How many questions out of NCERT are aksed in biology?
abdul nazir

Hi Prahasti, As per the exam pattern, most of the questions are based on NCERT syllabus not only for Biology but other sections as well. However exact number of questions cannot be predicted. Biology has a total of 90 questions with 45 each from zoology and botany. This section carries 50% weightage of the total NEET exam.

To know more details visit NEET 2021 exam pattern.

koyena biswas
Is there any scholarship on the basis of NEET score?
abdul nazir

Hi Koyena, Yes there are scholarships like AIPMST, FAEA, NEST, IM SET that takes into account score of NEET entrance test, previous academic score as well as family income to offer financial aid to eligible students. You will get complete details at NEET 2021 scholarship.

ambar ahirawar
How many times does NEET happens every year?
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Hii Ambar, Greetings from collegedunia. NEET exam is conducted by NTA once every year for admission in different medical institutes. For more details Click Here

bhagyashri kene
Can the candidates apply for any sort of scholarship at medical colleges?
abdul nazir

Hi Bhagyashri, Yes there are several medical scholarships that provides financial aid or fee waiver to eligible students either on merit basis or on need basis. Some of them are:

  • The All India Pre-Medical Scholarship Test (AIPMST)
  • Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students
  • Combined Counselling Board Scholarship for Professional Courses
  • FAEA Scholarships
  • Vahani Scholarships
  • Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test (NEST Senior)
  • International Medical Scholarship Eligibility Test (IM-SET)
  • All India Youth Scholarship Entrance Examination (AIYSEE)

Find more details at NEET 2021 Scholarship.

tanishka shah
At rank around 95000 can I get admission in private MBBS?
abdul nazir

Hi Tanishka, There are many colleges accepting NEET score for admisisons. There is reservation for reserved category as per govt. regulation, so if you could specify the category more appropriate answer can be given. You can get details of exam at NEET 2021.

How many questions in NEET are of assertion reason?
abdul nazir

Hi Vipasha, There are 3 sections in NEET exam namely Physics, Chemistry and Biology. There will 45 questions each from physics and chemistry and 90 questions from biology section. You will get details at NEET 2021 exam pattern.

jatin sharma
How many attempts are allowed to OBC students?
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Hii Jatin, There is no limit on no. of attempts and if a candidate is eligible then he/ she can appear for the examination as many times and it is Same for all categories Students. For more details Click Here

md hussain ansari
Can NEET be given by only Indian candidates?
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MD Hussain Ansari, Greetings from collegedunia. No, Other than Indian Nationals, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals are also eligible to apply NEET 2021. For more details Click Here

Will NEET exam result be declared in the month of July this year?
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Hii Harssham, Greetings from collegedunia. There have been many delays and uncertainty has increased related to the academic calendar which could affect NEET 2021. Still NEET result is expected to be released in month of June 2021. For more details Click Here

varikuti angelina
Hello....may I know the release dates of neet 2021 application dates
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Hii Varikuti, Greetings from collegedunia. NEET 2021 official notification is expected to release in the last week of January. For more details Click Here