🧑‍⚕️What is NEET Examination?

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What is NEET Examination

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It is the only medical entrance exam which would be considered for offering admission to undergraduate medical courses at Government and Private Medical Colleges. In this blog, we will discuss all the information about why is NEET important for MBBS, including the answer to the purpose of NEET examination.

🩺 About NEET Exam

NEET has been introduced by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Government of India and Medical Council of India (Now, National Medical Commission). This exam was first introduced for the 2013-14 session and replaced the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT). There are total of 1,05,000+ MBBS seats in India. Every year lakhs of medical aspirants compete with each other just to get one seat in medical colleges of India.

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According to the order of the Supreme Court in the year 2016, NEET would be the only exam to fill the All India Quota (AIQ) Seats as well as the State Level Quota (SLQ) seats across the country. Not only this, this medical entrance exam is also valid for getting admission in the private college in the country.

📌Quick Facts

  • Languages- NEET 2024 will be conducted in 13+ languages that are English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu
  • Number of Students- Total of 20,00,000+ students registered for NEET 2023 exam. It is expected that this number will increase in 2024.
  • Syllabus- The NEET syllabus is based on the National Curriculum Framework 2005.
  • Exam Duration- Students need to face 200 MCQs in the given 3 hours 20 minutes. 

Now, if you want to know the purpose of NEET exam, you have got your answer. In the next step, we will understand the pattern of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test.

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📋Exam Pattern of NEET

According to NEET Exam pattern, all the questions will be multiple-choice questions related to Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects. Biology section is further divided into Zoology and Botany. Students need to select the correct answer from the given options. Out of 200 questions, 180 have to be answered/attempted.

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What is the purpose of NEET exam?

The National Testing Agency conducts the NEET exam every year to select the eligible candidates for offering UG admission in the government and public medical colleges of India.  

Who is eligible for NEET exam? 

Candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria mentioned below
📌Aspirants must have completed Class 12th or equivalent from a recognised education board.
📌50% or above score is mandatory in PCM subjects.

Is the NEET exam easy?

It is one of the most challenging exams, so definitely NEET exam is not easy. However, you can ace with great preparation.

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