NEET UG 2019


The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG will be conducted by the NTA from 2019 onwards. This Test was being conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) till 2018. NEET (UG) is applicable for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.

The responsibility of the NTA will limited to the conduct of the entrance examination, declaration of result and providing All India Rank to the Directorate General Health Services, Government of India for the conduct of counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats and for supplying the result to state/other Counselling Authorities.

NEET UG Schedule

The following MCQ based examinations shall be conducted by NBE on computer based platform in December 2018/ January 2019.

Examination : NEET (UG)*

Mode of Examination : Pen & Paper Exam (in a single session)

Name of Examination Date
Registration Dates 1st November to 30th November 2018
Downloading of Admit Cards 15th April 2019
Date of Examination 5th May 2019
Date for Result 5th June 2019

The change in the NEET exam pattern (as against the statement made on 7th July 2018), which will now be a single exam in pen and paper mode and in the same number of languages as has been conducted last year, is on the request of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, who wanted the same pattern followed last year to be maintained.

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