National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) is an entrance examination in India for students who wish to study undergraduate medical course MBBS and BDS in government or private medical colleges and dental colleges in India.
It is currently conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency).
- Paper will be conducted in offline mode. It will contain 180 questions distributed among 3 sections: Physics – 45 questions, Chemistry – 45 questions and Biology – 90 questions.
- Maximum marks are 720 having 180 marks of physics and chemistry each and 360 marks of biology.
- There will be negative marking in the exam i.e. 4 marks will be given to each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
Important Dates (Subject to Change due to COVID-19)
|Online registration for NTA NEET 2020||02 Dec 2019|
|Last date to submit the application form||31 Dec 2019|
|Application fee can be paid until||1st week of Dec 2019|
|Corrections in application form can be done from||2nd – 3rd week of Jan 2020|
|Issuance of the Admit Card||27 Mar 2020|
|NEET 2020 exam date||03 May 2020|
|Declaration of NEET 2020 Result||04 Jun 2020|
How to prepare?
The main focus should be on NCERT. Exemplar problems are also helpful in cracking the exam. Try to do as much MCQs as you can. Main aim is to grab the concept and solve the questions. After completing NCERT and Exemplar books, one should try to solve these books referred below:
- Biology – Dr. Ali, Dinesh objective
- Physics – D.C Pandey
- Chemistry – Mtg NCERT at your fingertips
It has been confirmed that National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test 2020 will be the single entrance exam for UG Medical Admission 2020. Hence, AIIMS and JIPMER entrance exam will be cancelled and done via NEET.