NEET result 2020 on October 16; special exams for Covid patients on Oct 14

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NEET result 2020: NEET final answer key and NEET result 2020, which were expected to be released today on ntaneet.nic.in or mcc.nic.in, will now be declared on October 16. The Supreme Court of India today directed the NTA to conduct a special exam of NEET on October 14, for candidates who could not appear for in NEET Exam conducted on September 12 due to Covid-19 infection or because of residing in containment zones.

More than 1.3 million medical aspirants took NEET 2020 this year. The entrance exam was conducted on September 14 amid COVID-19 protocol after it was postponed on several occasions due to pandemic lead situations.

Steps to check NEET  2020 result:

Step 1. Visit the NTA's official website – ntaneet.nic.in or mcc.nic.in

Step 2. Click on "NEET Exam Results  2020 link.

Step 3. Enter the examination roll number, date of birth and other required details in the provided fields. 

Step 4. Click on the 'submit' button.

Step 5. Take a print out of the result copy and secure it for your future references.

NEET 2020 RESULT: Cut-offs

The expected cut-offs of NEET 2020 are

Category NEET Cut-off percentile NEET MBBS/BDS Qualifying marks
Unreserved 50
701-134
ST/SC/OBC 40
133-107
Unreserved PH (UR/PH) 45
133-120
ST/SC/OBC-PH 40
119-107

NEET  2020 result: Merit list and admission

NEET  2020 merit list will be prepared as per the directives of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Medical Council of India (MC) and Dental Council of India (DCI). Admission procedure will be done in accordance with NEET Medical merit list  2020, NEET Dental merit list  2020.

NTA concluded the NEET exam on September 13 in offline mode. Admission into MBBS,BDS, AYUSH, BVSc & AH courses will be on the basis of NEET scores/ ranks.

Steps to check NEET  2020 Answer key:

1. Visit ntaneet.nic.in

2. Click on "NEET (UG) -  2020 Final Answer Key"

3. A PDF will open

4. Check how many questions you got right.

Category-wise NEET merit list

General category: Candidates will be considered for the NEET 2019 merit list on scoring minimum 50 per cent.

SC/ST/others: For those belonging to reserved including SC and ST category, the minimum marks are 40 percentile.
PWD: For PwD candidates it is 45 percentile.

NEET 2019 Counselling

As soon as NEET 2019 result is announced, NTA will announce the counselling process too. The schedule for NEET counselling will be uploaded on the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) homepage. Last year, the first phase of NEET 2018 counselling was held from August 31 to September 3.

NEET 2019 result: Reservation of seats in government medical colleges

SC candidates: 15% seats
ST candidates: 7.5% seats
27% seats are reserved for OBC candidates

10% seats are reserved for Economically Weaker Sections

About NTA

National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established as an autonomous organization to conduct entrance examinations for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions.

As per regulations framed under the Indian Medical Council Act -1956 and the Dentists Act-1948, NEET (UG) 2019 was be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in Indian Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India except for AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.



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