National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (UG) for admission to MBBS/BDS courses and other undergraduate medical courses. Earlier CBSE-AIPMT was being conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) till 2018.
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is the only medical entrance exam in India conducted for admission in MBBS, BDS, AYUSH courses (BUMS, BHMS, BAMS, etc), Nursing, etc. National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts NEET 2020 in pen-paper mode.
Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians (NRI’s), Overseas Citizen of India (OCI’s), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO’s) & Foreign Nationals are eligible for appearing in the NEET (UG). The candidate must have completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December in the year of his/her admission to the 1st year M.B.B.S./B.D.S. Course. The upper age limit for candidates seeking admission in MBBS/BDS seats shall be 25 years as on the date of examination with a relaxation of 5 years for candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category. The candidate must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually. The candidate must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Bio-technology at the qualifying examination for General category (GC), 45% marks for General-PH and 40% marks for SC-PH/ ST-PH/ OBC-PH. The candidates belonging to the States of Andhra Pradesh and Telengana shall also be eligible for 15% All India Quota seats from the academic year 2018-19 onward.
|Subjects / Types||No. of Questions||Marking Scheme||Negative Marks||Duration of Test|
|Physics||45||4 x 45 = 180||-1||3 hrs.|
|Chemistry||45||4 x 45 = 180|
|Biology (Botany & Zoology)||90||4 x 90 = 360|
|MCQs||Total –180||MM – 720|