NEET 2020 exam is scheduled to take place in the month of May, 3rd with the results scheduled to be declared by the NTA on 4th June 2020. The tentative date for the release of OMR and answer keys is May/June 2020. Even before the results are declared, the NTA releases the OMR sheet of each candidate who appeared for the NEET 2020 exam.
The OMR will be uploaded online with the help of which students can have an idea of their performance and score. They can download their OMR sheet for NEET 2020 and check their own responses marked during the time of examination. Along with this, the answer key for NEET 2020 exam shall also be released for students to compare with the OMR sheets and hence gauge their own execution, therefore guess their probable score. Another important advantage is that with the help of these options, candidates can challenge the answer key in case of any discrepancy.
Note: Application form for NEET 2020 shall be released on December 2nd, 2019.
The NEET 2020 exam is a pen and paper-based examination to be carried out across different centres in India. NEET score decides if medical aspirants qualify to take up a seat in medical and dental colleges through the NEET cut-off which shall be released by NTA for NEET 2020.
Important dates NEET 2020 – OMR Sheet
|NEET exam 2020||May 3, 2020|
|Display of OMR sheet & Release of answer key||May 29th 2020(tentative)|
|Challenging OMR answer sheet||Last week of May to First week of June 2020|
|Announcement of results for NEET 2020||June 4, 2020|
|Counselling commences||First week of July 2020(tentative)|
Step-by-step procedure to download NEET 2020 OMR sheet
Here is a brief description of the steps that can be followed to download NEET 2020 OMR sheet:
- Click on the official link (shall be provided here as and when available)
- You will be asked to enter login credentials – application number, password. Once done, click on the ‘login’ button
- Click on ‘OMR challenge’ tab provided on the left side
- Then click on ‘click here to view your OMR answer sheet’ tab to get access to its scanned copy
Challenging NEET 2020 OMR sheet
NTA enables candidates to challenge NEET 2020 OMR sheet. Once the NEET examination authority uploads the answer key and OMR sheet, aspirants can access them and come up with their own NEET scores and look for errors if any. If there are any errors when OMR sheet is matched with the answer key, applicants can submit a presentation of the same against the OMR grading which a chargeable process. The fee for every challenge is one thousand rupees only. To track the status/progress of the challenge, aspirants are required to be updated with the official website as no intimation is sent individually to candidates by the authority. Offline appeals and appeals after set time/date will not be looked into.
The verdict of the board will be final in this matter. No additional communication after the last date will be taken into consideration. Only the complete and valid requests are accepted online with the payment, within the mandatory time frame, will be scrutinized.
An applicant manual for this purpose is obtainable at the official website.
To obtain the OMR challenge page, the link to log in will be available in the months of May/June 2020 (tentative). Applicants must take the print of the Confirmation Page.
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