I belong to the unreserved category. What is the minimum qualification required for me to apply for the exam?
Higher secondary (12th) or equivalent with the Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English subjects, and 50% marks in the qualifying exam.
What is the upper age limit?
The upper age of candidates applying for NEET should not exceed 25 years on the examination date (5 years relaxation for the SC/ST/OBC candidates).
How many times can I attempt for the exam?
The maximum number of allowed attempts for all candidates to appear in NEET is limited to 3 (three).
I am 16 years old and appearing in class 12th in 2019. Am I eligible to appear for the exam?
No, the minimum age limit for appearing in NEET is 17 years.
What is the eligibility of qualifying marks in class 12 th for candidates appearing in NEET?
The eligibility of qualifying marks in class 12 th for candidates appearing in NEET is mentioned below:
1. Unreserved - 50%
2. SC, ST and OBC - 40%
3. PWD - 45%
I belong to the OBC category and have passed 12th with the Physics, Chemistry and Biology with 46% marks. Am I eligible for appearing in NEET 2019?
I am 26 years old and belong to the unreserved category. Am I eligible for appearing in NEET 2019?
Who all can avail 15% All India Quota seats?
The following residents can avail the 15% All India Quota seats in NEET:
1. Indian Nationals
2. Non Resident Indians (NRIs)
3. Oversees Citizen of India (OCIs)
4. Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs)
5. Foreign Nationals
I am opting Oriya as the question paper medium. Am I then eligible for 15% All India Quota?
You are eligible for All India Quota and other quotas (per the required norms) irrespective of the medium in which examination is attempted.
I have appeared in NEET three times before. Will I be able to appear in NEET 2019?
NEET 2017 was counted as the first attempt for all candidates. so as long as you are under the upper age limit, you can appear for NEET 2019.
Are there some MBBS or BDS seats for which admission can be offered without appearing in NEET?
No, the admissions to all (100%) MBBS and BDS seats will be done through NEET only.
Could I seek admission to an AIIMS institution through NEET?
No, AIIMS does not use NEET score for offering admissions to their branches. Candidates have to appear for a separate exam to secure an admission in AIIMS.
I have passed 12th class exams without Biology. However, the Biotechnology subject was in my curriculum. Am I eligible for appearing in the exam?
I have passed 12th class exams with the Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects, excluding Biology and Biotechnology. Am I eligible for appearing in the exam?
No, either Biology or Biotechnology is mandatory in class 12th
I have a gap of 1 year in my academics. Can I appear for the exam?
Yes; as long as you qualify the remaining eligibility norms.