It is the single window medical entrance exam based on which the admission will be offered into the undergraduate medical and dental (MBBS and BDS) courses in India. The candidates must note that no state or private medical body is allowed to organise the medical entrance examination. NEET Score will be the sole basis for medical and dental admission.

Through NEET, admission will be offered into the following seats/quotas. All India Quota Seats. State Government Quota Seats State/Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private/ Deemed University Central Pool Quota Seats.

Central Board of Secondary Education (C.B.S.E.)organises the NEET. In the session 2017, it is conducted in the offline mode. The counselling and seat allotment procedure is done by the DGHS.

Yes, for each incorrect response, one mark will be deducted.

The candidates will need to bring the following things to the exam centre

Admit Card along with passport size photograph affixed on it;

One Post Card Size Photograph affixed on the Performa and

One passport size photograph to be affixed on the attendance sheet.

Candidates are advised not to bring any other item at the examination centres. There will not be any arrangement for safe keeping of any material at the centre. Neither CBSE nor centre will be responsible for any loss, delay etc.

AS per the official notification, the number of the attempts for NEET has been restricted to three times.

The candidates who have qualified for All India Quota seats on the basis of their rank in NEET-UG conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Eligible candidates may download the Rank letter/ Result from Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) website ( ). Cut-off rank of eligible candidates is also available on this website under heading of notice.

This is the rank for the purpose of All India Quota seat allotment, after excluding candidates from Andhra Pradesh (AP) and J & K. As per directions of the Hon’ble Supreme Court the candidates from AP and J & K are not eligible to participate for 15 % All India Quota Counselling(Please also see Clause 9 of, Information Bulletin of AIPMT for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses published by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for details).

Yes, AIIMS and JIPMER are exempted from NEET as they both are autonomous bodies and will be conducting their own medical entrance examination in order to offer admission to the respective institutes.

Anyone who studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology in 10+2 and secured 50%. Also at the time of admission at least completing 17 years (lower age limit) will be eligible to apply. The upper age limit is 25 years for the General and 30 for reserved category.

Category Applicant should be born on or after given date in the respective category
General Born on or between May 8, 1992, and January 1, 2001
SC/ST/OBC Born on or between May 5, 1987, and January 1, 2001

In no case, the language option can be altered. The candidates are advised to select the language carefully as exam centres will be allocated accordingly.

Yes, CBSE reserves the right to allocate any exam centre to the applicant.

Yes, the applicants who passed 10+2 from open school with 50% and fulfil the other eligibility criteria can apply and appear for NEET.

Candidates declared Qualified/Eligible for All India Quota Undergraduate Seats (MBBS/BDS) only will be eligible for online allotment process for All India Quota Seats, which is conducted by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, & Government of India. For State Quota /AFMC Seats, Private medical and dental college seats, the candidates are required to contact the appropriate State Government/Admission Authority & Directorate of Medical Education. Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will not be able to guide candidates in this matter.


It has been decided to hold a Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) from the year 2013 for admission to the undergraduate program in Engineering in two parts, JEE-MAIN and JEE-ADVANCED. Only the top 2,00,000 (approx) candidates based on performance in JEE MAIN will qualify to appear in the JEE ADVANCED examination. Admissions to IITs will be based only on category-wise All India Rank (AIR) in JEE ADVANCED, subject to condition that such candidates are in the top 20 percentile (category wise) in their respective Boards/Qualifying Examinations. Admission to NITs will be based on 40 % weightage for performance in Class XII board/ equivalent examination marks (normalized) and the remainder 60 % weightage would be given to performance in JEE Main and a combined All India Rank (AIR) would be decided accordingly. The policy could also be adopted by other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) and participating Institutions. In case any State opts to admit students in the engineering Colleges affiliated to state Universities and requires separate merit list to be provided based on relative weightages adopted by the states, the merit list shall be prepared with such relative weightages as may be indicated by States. For such participating states the examination will be conducted in the Regional Languages of the State(s) on request.

The erstwhile AIEEE exam will now be called as JEE-MAIN exam and erstwhile IIT-JEE will now be called as JEE-ADVANCED exam. To appear in JEE-ADVANCED, one has to appear in JEE-MAIN first and should be in top 2,00,000 (approx) candidates category wise.

In case any State opts to admit students in the engineering Colleges affiliated to state Universities and requires separate merit list to be provided based on relative weightages adopted by the states, the merit list shall be prepared with such relative weightages as may be indicated by States. As of now Gujarat state has opted for the same.

Hindi and English. The JEE-MAIN examination will also be conducted in the Regional Languages of the State(s) on the requests of such State(s) who are participating in JEE(Main) for their State Engineering Colleges/ Universities. However JEE-ADVANCED will be conducted in English/Hindi medium only.

The minimum academic qualification for appearing in JEE(MAIN) is that a candidate must have passed in the final examination of 10+2 (Class XII) or its equivalent referred to as the qualifying examination. Those appearing in 10+2 (Class XII) final or equivalent examination may also appear in JEE(MAIN) provisionally.

(i)State Code of eligibility means the Code of the State from where a candidate has passed +2 examination by virtue of which he/she becomes eligible to appear in the JEE-Main for admission to B.E/B.Tech and B.Arch/B. Planning Courses of the institutions/ Colleges of the States/UT. (ii) Indian nationals passing the equivalent qualifying examination from any institution abroad, the State of Eligibility will be determined on the basis of permanent address given in the Passport of the candidate.

Subject combination for each paper and type of questions in each paper are given in the table below: SUBJECTS TYPE OF QUESTIONS Duration Paper 1 Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Objective type questions with equal weightage to Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics 3 Hours Paper 2 Mathematics – Part I Aptitude Test – Part II & Drawing Test – Part III Objective type questions Objective type questions to test Drawing Aptitude 3 Hours Requirement of papers for different courses is given in the table below: COURSE PAPERS B.E/B.TECH Paper –1 B.ARCH/B. PLANNING Paper –2.

YES. There will be objective type questions with four options having single correct answer. For each incorrect response, one fourth (1/4) of the total marks allotted to the question would be deducted. No deduction from the total score will, however, be made if no response is indicated for an item in the answer sheet.

For more information and queries about JEE(Advanced) please contact or refer JEE-Advanced website

The JEE(Main) exam will be conducted in mixed mode i.e. both Offline (Paper and Pen Based Examination) mode and Online Exam (Computer Based Examination) mode. The centres for both offline and online exam will be distinct. JEE(advanced) will be conducted in offline (Pen and Paper based Examination) mode only.

Age limit for JEE-Main General/OBC = 24 Yrs. SC/ST/PWD = 29 Yrs.