NEET 2024: Exam Date, Online Registration, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility
Who will Conduct NEET 2024?
It is confirmed that the National Testing Agency will conduct NEET 2024. The Govt. of India also issued a notification says all major national level tests will be organized by a National Testing Agency.
NEET 2024 will be conducted once a year on 7th May 2024. The application process most likely to start very soon.
Will there be a change in NEET 2024 Syllabus?
If so then it is notified to the candidates at the earliest. There are no such notifications have been released yet. Students are suggested to go ahead with the old NEET syllabus.
NEET 2024 Stands for?
NEET is conducted at national level to offer admission into MBBS/BDS programme in various reputed government and private medical colleges in India. NEET 2024 score will be considered by all medical colleges/institutes for providing admission in medical & dental UG courses.
It is being expected that the NEET 2024 application form will be available from 1st week of December 2022 and the examination for the same will be held in May 2024. Aspirants can check all important details about NEET 2024 from the article.
NEET 2024 Exam Overview
|Name of the exam
|Full form of the exam
|National Eligibility cum Entrance Test
|Mode to apply
|Mode of entrance exam
|Pen and Paper Mode
|Type of questions
|Objective type questions
NEET 2024 Exam Dates
NEET 2024 official notification is yet to be announced officially and tentative schedule is as follows:
|Application form will be available from
|1st week of December 2023
|Deadline for application submission
|Last week of December 2023
|3rd week to 4th week of January 2024
|Availability of admit card
|4th week of March 2024
|Date of entrance exam
|1st week of May 2024
|Result will be announced on
|1st week of June 2024
|Counselling will commence from
|2nd week of June 2024
NEET 2024 Eligibility Criteria
Interested candidates should check the NEET 2024 eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. The details of NEET 2024 eligibility criteria are furnished below:
- Indian citizen can apply. OCI/NRI candidates may also eligible to apply.
- Candidates belonging to J&K/AP/Telangana states are eligible to apply for All India 15% quota seats on the basis of self-declaration.
Requirement of Aadhaar Card:
It is must for all Indian National students to have an Aadhaar Number in order to apply for NEET exam.
- The minimum age limit for NEET UG 2024 is 17 years as on or before 31st December of the year of admission.
- The maximum age limit is 25 years. There will be 5 years relaxation in upper age limit for candidates belonging to reserved category.
- Candidates should have cleared 12th or equivalent examination with Chemistry, Physics, and Biology/Biotechnology with English as mandatory subjects.
- They need to pass the qualifying examination with scoring minimum 50% marks (45% marks for general-PH and 40% marks for candidates from SC/ST & OBC).
- Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.
NEET 2024 Application Form: How to apply?
The application form for NEET UG 2024 will be available via online mode only from the official website of NEET. Candidates should fill all important details like personal, academic, domicile, contact, etc. carefully and correctly.
After filling the details, candidates have to upload the scanned images of photograph, signature and index finger impression in the prescribed manner.
For the successful submission of NEET application form 2024, make the payment of necessary fee using online and offline mode. Don’t forget to take the printout of the confirmation page of the application form for further use.
- You need to fill up NEET 2024 application form online at the official website of National Testing Agency.
- You must furnish only correct details in the application form.
- You also need to upload scanned copy of necessary documents.
- Do not wait till the last date for the submission of your application form online.
- You also need to pay the application fee. You can pay the fee using net banking, credit card, debit card and UPI.
- Keep the printout of your application form safe till the admission process end.
Details of application Fee:
- General category candidates are required to pay Rs.1600/-
- NEET application fee for General- EWS/ OBC-NCL category candidate is Rs.1000/-.
- NEET application fee for PwD/SC/ST/Transgender category is Rs.900/-.
- If you apply from outside India the you need to pay Rs.8500/-.
NEET 2024 Reference Books
Whether you are taking coaching classes for NEET exam preparation or you are preparing by yourself; it is always good to follow reference books to clear your theoretical concepts and practice more on numerical. We have suggested few books for Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Books for Biology
NCERT books for Biology;
Trueman’s Elementary Biology (Vol. 1 & 2);
NEET Guide for Biology offered by MTG;
Books for Chemistry
NCERT books for Chemistry
Chemistry by R.K.Gupta
Concise Inorganic Chemistry by JD Lee
Organic Chemistry by Robert Thornton Morrison
Books for Physics
NCERT books for Physics;
Concepts of Physics by H.C.Verma
Preparation Strategy for NEET 2024
If you are taking Coaching Classes
Try to find a reputed coaching center to prepare for NEET exam. There is a number of caching centers available offering NEET 2024 exam preparation. But you need to compare them in terms of quality of education, study materials, class timings and fee structure. You may take demo classes so that you could find a right coaching center.
Follow the study materials offered by them along with following good books as suggested above. You should not miss a single class; it will definitely hamper your preparation level.
If you believe in Self-Study
Yes you can prepare for NEET 2024 without taking coaching classes. You just need to be consistent towards your study and goal.
- Follow good books as suggested above. First work on your theoretical concepts and then move to numerical.
- Follow the syllabus of NEET 2024. You need to categorize your syllabus in two parts- most important chapters and average chapters or NEET and plan your study accordingly.
- You should have knowledge of NEET exam pattern.
- Revise what you studied regularly on a constant period of time?
- Practice various sample papers. It will enhance your problem-solving and time-management skill.
This is all about the preparation strategy. Now, please go ahead with this post to know other details about NEET exam regarding the eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, syllabus in detail.
NEET 2024 Exam pattern
Understanding of NEET exam pattern is necessary for making the better study plans. Having enough knowledge of examination pattern will help you a lot during the preparation of exam. The details of NEET 2024 exam pattern are mentioned below:
|Mode of examination
|Pen and Paper Mode
|Total number of questions
|Type of questions
|Objective type questions
|Physics, Chemistry & Biology (Zoology & Botany) subjects
|8 languages including English, Tamil, Hindi, Assamese, Gujarati, Bengali, Telugu and Marathi languages
|+4 Mark for each correct response
|-1 for every wrong answer
NEET 2024 Syllabus
The syllabus of NEET UG 2024 will be comprised of various topics from Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology subjects as prescribed by CBSE, NCERT & COBSE. The syllabus will be based on the 11th & 12th class standard.
|Diversity in Living World
|Cell Structure and Function
|Biology and Human Welfare
|Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants
|Genetics and Evolution
|Biotechnology and Its Applications
|Ecology and environment
|Structure of Atom
|Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
|States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
|Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
|Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
|General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
|p- Block Elements
|d and f Block Elements
|Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
|Some p-Block Elements
|s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)
|Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
|Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques
|Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
|Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
|Chemistry in Everyday Life
|Physical world and measurement
|Laws of Motion
|Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
|Work, Energy and Power
|Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
|Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
|Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
|Properties of Bulk Matter
|Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
|Atoms and Nuclei
|Oscillations and Waves
NEET 2024 Admit Card
Candidates, who registered successfully, will be able to download the NEET Admit Card from the official website in the month of April 2024 tentatively.
Candidates can avail the admit card of NEET UG 2024 online only.
The authority will not send the admit card by post to any individual. Candidates are advised to keep the admit card safe with them till the admission process gets over.
NEET 2024 Result
The result of NEET 2024 will be released via online mode through the website. Candidates need to enter their roll number and registration number in order to download/check the result.
The authority will prepare a merit list for admission as per the rules and norms prescribed by the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, MCI, DGHS, and DCI.
NEET 2024 Counselling
The selected candidates will be invited for counselling process according to their merit.
The process of NEET 2024 Counselling for 15% All India Quota will be managed by MCC of Directorate General of Health Service (DGHS) via online mode whereas the counselling of remaining 85% state Quota seats will be held by the counselling committee of respective state.
NEET 2024 application form will release through online mode.
It will be conducted in Pen and Paper Mode.
NEET exam comprises of 180 objective type questions.