NEET Exam 2019

NEET Exam 2019

NEET exam 2019 will be conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) in the offline mode of examination (pen and paper-based test). It is a national level medical entrance exam conducted for granting admission to undergraduate level medical courses like MBBS and BDS offered by medical and dental institutes across the country. Around 1.4 million students are expected to appear for NEET 2019. The Date for NEET- 2019 has been announced as 5th May, Sunday. Duration of Exam will be 3 hours.

Candidates can do the Correction in Application Form of NEET 2019 from January 14 to 31, 2019. The official website for the correction is ntaneet.nic.in. This exam will be conducted in 150 cities this year which was 84 earlier. Also, the vastness of syllabus makes it highly competitive for students to grab admission in their preferred MBBS or BDS colleges. Therefore, to accomplish that, it is essential for students to be consistent with their NEET exam 2019 preparations that include completing its syllabus in time followed by a proper in-depth revision of prepared concepts.

Previously, the NEET examination was conducted by CBSE, however, the union cabinet on November 10th 2017 approved the functionality of National Testing Agency (NTA) to conduct competitive exams including NEET 2019 that were previously conducted by AICTE and CBSE. Here we are providing detail information on NEET exam 2019 including, examination dates, application form, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, and more.

Important Dates For NEET 2019 Exam
Events Important Dates
Availability of Online Application Form November 1, 2018
Last Date to Submit the Application Form December 7, 2018
Correction in Application Form January 14 to 31, 2019
Release of Admit card April 15, 2019
NEET Exam 2019 May 5, 2019
NEET Exam 2019 TIME 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mode of Exam Offline (Use of Pen & Paper)
Duration of Exam 3 hours
Release of OMR and Answer keys May 25, 2019(tentative)
Declaration of Results June 5, 2019
Counselling Procedure June 2nd week

Paper Pattern of NEET Exam 2019

The examination pattern of NEET 2019 will be exactly similar to that of last year. There will be a total of 180 objective type multiple choice questions from Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Given below is the complete analysis of subject wise marks distribution and paper pattern for the NEET exam 2019.

Subject Total questions Marking Scheme Total Marks
Correct Option Incorrect Option
Physics 45 Questions each +4 Marks for every correct option 1 Marks for every incorrect option 360 Marks
Chemistry
Biology Botany- 45, Zoology- 45, total-90 Questions 360 Marks
Total 180 Questions 720 Marks

List of NEET Exam Cities

State/Union Territory NEET 2019 Exam City
Andaman and Nicobar Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Guntur
Kurnool
Nellore
Tirupathi
Vijayawada
Visakhapatnam
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar
Assam Dibrugarh
Guwahati
Silchar
Tezpur
Bihar Gaya
Patna
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Chattisgarh Bilaspur
Raipur
Bhilai/Durg/Bhilai Nagar
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman and Diu Daman
Delhi Delhi (Central)
Delhi (East)
Delhi (North)
Delhi (South)
Delhi (West)
Goa Panaji
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Anand
Bhavnagar
Gandhinagar
Godhra
Patan
Rajkot
Surat
Vadodara
Valsad
Haryana Faridabad
Gurgaon
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur
Shimla
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu
Srinagar
Jharkhand Bokaro
Jamshedpur
Ranchi
Karnataka Bangalore
Belgaum
Davangere
Dharwad
Gulbarga
Hubli
Mangalore
Mysore
Udupi
Kerala Alappuzha
Angamaly
Ernakulam
Kannur
Kasaragod
Kollam
Kottayam
Kozhikode
Malappuram
Palakkad
Thrissur
Trivandrum
Lakshadweep Kavaratti
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Gwalior
Indore
Jabalpur
Ujjain
Maharashta Ahmednagar
Akola
Amravathi
Aurangabad
Beed
Buldana
Jalgaon
Kolhapur
Latur
Mumbai
Mumbai Suburban
Nagpur
Nanded
Nasik
Navi Mumbai
Pune
Satara
Solapur
Thane
Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl
Nagaland Dimapur
Nagaland Kohima
Odisha Angul
Balasore
Cuttack
Behrampur
Bhubaneshwar
Rourkela
Sambalpur
Puducherry Puducherry
Punjab Amritsar
Bhatinda
Jalandhar
Rajasthan Ajmer
Bikaner
Jaipur
Jodhpur
Kota
Udaipur
Sikkim Gangtok
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Coimbatore
Cuddalore
Kancheepuram
Karur
Madurai
Namakkal
Nagercoil
Salem
Thanjavur
Thiruvallur
Tiruchirapalli
Tirunelveli
Vellore
Telangana Hyderabad
Warangal
Ranga Reddy
Khammam
Karimnagar
Tripura Agartala
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Roorkee
Haldwani
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad
Bareilly
Ghaziabad
Gorakhpur
Jhansi
Kanpur
Lucknow
Meerut
Noida
Varanasi
West Bangal Durgapur
Hoogli
Howrah
Kharagpur
Kolkata
Siliguri
24 Pargana (North)

Follow the FAQ’s below in order to be aware of various requirements for NEET – 2019.

FAQ’s For NEET 2019:

Q1. Which is the official website for NEET 2019?

Ans. ntaneet.nic.in

Q2. Can I do the changes in the NEET 2019 Exam centre city?

Ans. No

Q3. Is Adhar card required for NEET 2019 Exam?

Ans. No

Q4. What changes can be done in NEET 2019 application form?

Ans. Date of Birth, Gender, State code of eligibility, Category and Disability status can be modified.

Q5. What should be the size and format of photo & signature?

Ans. photo size is 10- 100 kb in JPG format, photo background must be white, size for signature is 3 to 20 kb, format is JPG. Photo must have the name of the candidate and the date of taking the photo.

Q6. What details needs to be given on back side of photo?

Ans. Name, Application form number and roll number must be given on back side of the photo.

Q7. What if I mark more than one answer?

Ans. Zero will be given.

Q8. How can I download Admit card?

Ans. Visit the NTA’s website ntaneet.nic.in, enter the NEET Registration number issued to the candidate, Date of birth, Security Pin and download the Admit Card.

Q9. Will the NEET Merit List be applicable for allotting seats in Veterinary colleges?

Ans. Yes.

Q10. Is there dress code for NEET-2019?

Ans. Yes,

Male Candidate must wear light colour clothes, they can wear Pant/ Jeans/ Shirt (half sleeves only), the button of shirt should be medium size not big enough. Shoes are not allowed. Candidate is allowed to wear sleepers or sandals only.

Female Candidate is supposed to wear light clothes with half sleeves having small buttons, big buttons, badge or brooch not allowed. Salwar, Trouser, Slippers, sandals with low heels are allowed. female candidate not allowed to wear shoes.

Changes Introduced In NEET 2019

The Medical Council Authority of India (MCI) has approved several changes in NEET entrance examination. Given below is the list of all the new changes introduced by MCI:

  1. Telangana and Andhra Pradesh colleges are included in 15% AIQ Scheme. The candidates belonging to these states are not required to submit a Self Declaration from now onwards.
  2. It is mandatory for students to qualify NEET Exam 2019 for pursuing medical courses in foreign institutes.
  3. The limitations on the total number of attempts have been removed, however, the candidates are allowed to attempt until their prescribed category wise age limit.
  4. NIOS, State Open School candidates, and private candidates are not eligible for NEET 2019.

Stay tuned with BYJU’S to get more information on NEET exam dates 2019, eligibility criteria, syllabus, question papers, mock test papers, sample papers, and other exam related details.

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