NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST (NEET) UG -2019
NEET is a national-level medical entrance exam that is organised to provide admission in MBBS, BDS and Ayush courses that are offered by all Indian Medical Colleges. Since 2018, NEET has also been made mandatory for students who want to get admission in medical courses abroad. The test is organised once a year by the NTA (National Testing Agency). The application form for NEET 2019 has been released on November 1, 2018, on their official website.
The exams will be conducted through pen-paper mode and details about NEET 2019 exam including the application form, exam dates, eligibility is available here.
Dates to remember:
|Application form Release||November 1, 2018|
|Application submission last date||November 20, 2018|
|Last date to pay the fee||December 1, 2018|
|Correction Window||January 14 - January 31, 2019|
|Admit card available||April 15, 2019|
|Exam date||May 5, 2019 (2:00 PM – 5:00 PM)|
|Answer key Release||Within a week after the exam|
|Announcement of result||June 5, 2019|
|Counselling begins||2nd week of June 2019|
NEET UG APPLICATION FEE
- General and OBC candidates - Rs. 1400/-
- The application fee for SC/ST and PH candidates - Rs. 750/-.
* Fee payment can be done through credit/debit card, net banking or e-challan. Service tax is also applicable.
NEET UG ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
A candidate can check the eligibility of the exam on the official website before filling the application form. The candidate can also check the eligibility below:
The student must be 17 years on or before December 31 of the year of admission. The maximum age limit is 25 years and 30 years for a candidate from SC/ST and OBC community.
The students must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam. The students appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible for NEET UG.
In the qualifying exam, students should have Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology with English as a compulsory subject.
The minimum of 50% marks for general, 45% marks for PH and 40% marks for SC/ST candidates in the PCB group.
ID PROOF DETAILS
Aadhar number is not mandatory to apply for NEET exam.
Candidates can apply by providing their passport number, ration card number, election card, bank account number or any other valid Government ID number.
NRI candidates can apply by Adhaar Card number or Passport Number.
PIO, OCI & Foreign nationals candidates can apply by Passport Number.
For more information, please visit www.nta.ac.in