NEET- Under Graduate: Three Attempts Fixed from the Year 2017 [ NEET Updates ]

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In National Eligibility and Entrance Test- Under Graduate (NEET-UG) from the year 2017, three attempts have been fixed. Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (UG).

 NEET Three Attempts Fixed

NEET Three Attempts Fixed

NEET Three Attempts Fixed

  • NEET exam will be conducted for the students who want to study in MBBS, BDS or postgraduate course (MD/MS) in government or private medical colleges in India.
  • This Exam CBSE conduct as per the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 (amended in 2016) and the Dentists Act, 1948 (also amended in 2016).
  • NEET was made mandatory for admission in all medical and dental colleges in previous year.

Details of NEET 2017

  • NEET 2017 was conducted in one paper consisting of:

    • 45 questions from Physics
    • 45 questions from Chemistry
    • 90 questions from Biology, which consists of Zoology and Botany subjects
  • Total 180 marks.

  • The duration of test was 3 hours.

Eligibility Criteria

  • As per CBSE, in order to be eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses for a particular academic year, it shall be necessary for a candidate to obtain minimum of marks at 50th percentile in National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test to MBBS/BDS Courses held for the said academic year.
  • However, in respect of candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, the minimum marks shall be at 40th percentile.
  • The percentile shall be determined on the basis of highest marks secured in the All India common merit list in National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test for admission to MBBS/BDS courses.

Annual Intake

  • Admissions to all seats of MBBS/BDS courses will be done through NEET (UG), 2017.
  • The seats are classified in the following categories:

(I) All India Quota Seats

(II) State Government Quota Seats

(III) State/Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical/Dental Colleges or any Private/Deemed University

(IV) Central Pool Quota Seats

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- Published/Last Modified on: August 9, 2017