NEET- UG 2017 Exam Details

NEET- UG 2017 Exam Details

This year NEET 2017 examination is conducted in order for admission to BDS/MBBS courses which are offered by all private and government medical colleges in India.
NEET 2017 would be organized by the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) in offline mode.
NEET is conducted once every year in the month of May. 
The previously existing AIPMT exam was replaced by NEET exam in the year 2016 onwards. 
As per the last order released by Hon. Supreme Court, no other exam except NEET would be conducted in order for admission into BDS/MBBS courses in India from the year 2017.

NEET 2017 Exam Summary

Exam Name National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Popularly Known as NEET 2017 Organised by National Board Of Examination Exam Date First week of May 2017

NEET 2017 Application Form 

available First week of December 2016 Last week of December 2016, 
Last date to submit the application form (without late fee) Second week of January 2017
Receipt of confirmation page in CBSE (without late fee) Last week of January 2017
Last date to submit the application form (with late fee) First week of February 2017
Receipt of confirmation page in CBSE (with late fee) 
Admit Card Release Date First week of April 2017
NEET 2017 Exam DateFirst week of May 2017 
Result Declared First week of June 2017 
NEET Counselling After Result Announcemen

The NEET 2017 application procedure is an online process. You would have to visit the official website and download the NEET Application Form.Once you have downloaded the application form you would have to fill up all the necessary details mentioned in the application form. After completely filling up the application form, candidates would have to send the confirmation page along with all the necessary documents to the following address mentioned below: The Assistant Secretary (NEET) Central Board of Secondary Education, Shiksha Kendra, 2, Community Centre, Preet Vihar, Delhi-110 092 

Application Fee: 

The application fees can be paid either through online/offline process: *.Online Process:Candidates would have to pay the fees through debit/credit card using online payment gateway. *.Offline Process:Candidates would have to make the payment through the bank challan.

Eligibility Criteria 


Candidates need to be of Indian Nationality or Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) in order to be eligible. 

Age Limit:

Candidates need to be a minimum of 17 years of age as on 31stDecember of the year of admission whereas he/she should not exceed 25 years of age for general category and 30 years of age for reserved category in order to be eligible. 

Education Qualification:

Candidates need to have cleared or currently appearing class 12th or equivalent exam from any recognized board with Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Bio-technology or any other elective subject with English. Candidates need to have secured at least 50% marks in PCB group for general category and 45% for general PH and 40% for ST/SC/OBC category. 
The NEET 2017 exam would be conducted in offline mode (written exam) for a duration of 3 hours. The question paper would consist of a total of 180 multiple choice questions. 4 marks would be given for every correct answer and 1 mark would be deducted for every incorrect answer. 

The NEET syllabus 

would consist of 4 parts, i.e. Chemistry, Physics, Botany and Zoology. The syllabus contains the 11thand 12thboard (CBSE & NCERT) academic syllabus. Apart from these, some part comes from the other boards syllabus. The syllabus would include common syllabus notified by the Medical Council of India(MCI). 

NEET 2017 Seat Reservation 

Below we have mentioned the Seat reservation for different categories: CategorySeat ReservedSchedule Caste (SC) 15%Schedule Tribe (ST) 7.5%OBC (Other Backward Class) – Non Creamy Layer 27% PH (Physically Handicapped)3% seats (on horizontal basis)

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