NEET (UG) is one of the toughest medical entrance examinations conducted in India. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to undergraduate (MBBS/BDS/Ayush Courses) every year. As per Government of India, it is a mandated requirement to qualify NEET Exam to study medical courses in India and abroad. The single national level undergraduate medical entrance exam, NEET held every year for admission to 542 medical, 313 dental, 914 AYUSH, and 47 BVSc and AH colleges in India.
The languages in which the NEET (UG) 2021 would be conducted are : English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
NEET-UG is a sole entrance test for admissions to higher than 66,000 MBBS and BDS seats in India. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established the nodal agency for control of all India competitive exams and conducts NEET (UG) from 2019. The Central Board of Secondary Education conducted NEET between 2013 and 2018 before the framework of NTA.
This Exam held in several languages as in Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Oriya,Tamil,Telugu and Urdu. Duration of exam is 3 hours and held in once a year.
There are 180 Question in the examination, 45 questions from Physics, Chemistry, & Biology. Each correct answer earns 4 marks and each incorrect answer gets -1 negative marking.
NEET syllabus dwells of the root conceptions of Physics, Chemistry and Biology taught in classes 11 and 12 as recommended by the NCERT.
The National Eligibility cum Entrance Examination is the only medical entrance examination in India to fill all the medical seats in India which includes the admissions to AIIMS and JIPMER, and also to the admissions of medical courses abroad. To be qualified for the NEET examination, a student must be at least 17 years of age. Besides, the students must also score a total of at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
Benefits of NEET
Common Entrance Test
NEET is the only medical entrance examination in India, it prevents the private medical colleges from conducting any entrance examination of its own. The NEET entrance exam helps the medical aspirants to pursue medical courses or MBBS from Abroad.
The students who qualify NEET will get the opportunity to secure a seat at any Medical colleges in any State.
NEET exam brings about the uniform admission process to the medical colleges in India. The admissions to the medical universities are only accepted through NEET qualification. It also provides transparency in the medical admission process.