What is National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)?
For the current year, the All India Pre-Medical/PreDental Entrance Examination conducted by CBSE for 15% all India seats has been changed to National Eligibility cum Entrance Test as per the directives of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India delivered in various decisions on NEET.
What is NEET-I and NEET-II?
The All India Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Examination schedule for 1st May, 2016 has been considered as Phase-I of NEET.
NEET-II is the second phase of NEET only for the current year to give the opportunity to the candidates to appear in NEET as stated in the judgment delivered by Hon’ble Supreme Court of India on NEET
Through NEET against which seats admissions will be made?
NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST- 2016 is applicable for admissions to the following:
- All India Quota Seats.
- State Government Quota Seats where the State Government concerned so opts.
- Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private/Deemed University.
Is there any change in the pattern/ syllabus of AIPMT and NEET ?
NO. There is no change in the pattern/ syllabus of AIPMT and NEET.
Which are the cities where NEET – II 2016 will be held?
A list of examination centre cities is provided in the Information Bulletin of NEET – II 2016. Click here for the same
How to fill up 'online' application form for NEET – II 2016? Are there any guidelines for the students before filling the application form?
Application form for NEET – II can be submitted only online through website www.aipmt.nic.in.
Details are available under Chapter-4 “Mode of submission of Application Form and fee details” as provided in the Information Bulletin of NEET – II. Keep the correct details ready before submission of form after carefully reading of Bulletin. Click here
to see the instructions.
How to remit fee for NEET – II 2016?
The examination fee for NEET – II 2016 can be remitted in the following manner: (Please check link provided in question 6 for further details)
Online payment through Debit/Credit Card
Payment through e-Challan at the branches of HDFC Bank/ICICI Bank/Syndicate Bank/State Bank of India/Canara Bank/e-wallet(CSC)
If a candidate for any reason not appearing or appeared in the examination, is there any provision for fee refund?
No. Once the online application form is submitted successfully by the candidate, it cannot be withdrawn. Claims for refund of application fee will not be entertained under any circumstances.
What are the enclosures that should be attached with the confirmation page to be sent to the Board’s?
The candidates are NOT REQUIRED TO SEND the print out of the Confirmation Page or any document (s) to the NEET Unit, CBSE.
Is a candidate passed class XII with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English subjects from NIOS, eligible to appear for NEET?
Yes, candidate passed class XII examination with an aggregate of 50% marks in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-Technology and also passed English in the Qualifying Examination from any recognised Board/University can appear in the NEET subject to fulfilling other conditions.
If a student studied up to class 11th from CBSE Board from KSA/abroad and class XII from CBSE School in India, will he/she be eligible to appear in NEET?
Yes. All Indian Nationals are Eligible to appear in the NEET for 15% All India Quota Seats.
If a candidate born in USA and studied in India and holding OCI Card wants to apply for NEET-II, 2016 is he/she is eligible for NEET-II, 2016?
Yes. Indian Nationals and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) are Eligible for appearing in the NEET-II, 2016. However, OCIs are not available for seats under 15% All India Quota. Eligibility of OCI candidates for admission under seats in the control of participating States/Universities/Institutions shall be ascertained before applying for NEET-II, 2016.
Is it compulsory to take Maths if I want to appear in NEET-II, 2016?
Mathematics is not required for NEET-II, 2016.
Candidate passed 12th class in the subjects of English, Hindi, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physical education and appeared/appearing for Biology subject from another Board. Will he/ she be eligible for NEETII, 2016?
No. Any examination equivalent to class XII examination of a recognized Board/University comprising of Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology including practical test in these subjects and English is only eligible to appear in NEET-II, 2016.
For how many attempts / numbers a student can appear for NEET?
There is no attempt limit.
How to send confirmation Page of Application Form of NEET-II, 2016?
The candidates are NOT REQUIRED TO SEND the Confirmation Page of the online application form or any document (s) to NEET Unit or CBSE. It is 100% Online procedure for submission of NEET application form.
Will there be negative marking in NEET-II, 2016?
Yes. Each correct answer will get 04 marks and for each incorrect response, 01 mark will be deducted from the total score. Marking more than one answer as correct will be automatically deemed as incorrect response.
How long the result of NEET, 2016 is valid?
The result of successful candidates of NEET, 2016 is valid for the academic session 2016-17 only.
What do the candidates need to bring to the exam centre?
The candidate is required to bring following at the examination centre:-
- Admit Card along with passport size photograph affixed on it
- One Post Card Size Photograph affixed on the proforma and
- One passport size photograph to be affixed on 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. Please Note: Ball Point Pen will be supplied to the candidates by the centre.
Will any candidate be able to leave early if he finishes the test before the allocated test time?
No candidate will be allowed to leave the examination hall/room before the test concludes.
If one does not get Admit Card, whom should he contact?
Admit cards will not be sent to candidates. These will be uploaded on website. Candidates need to download the Admit Card from the website only. This facility will remain operation till one day prior to the day of examination i.e. 23rd July, 2016. Thus, download the Admit Card within stipulated time only.
Who will conduct Counselling after NEET, 2016?
For 15% All India Quota seats, counselling will be conducted by the DGHS. For seats under the control of participating States/Universities/Institutions, their respective authorities will conduct the counseling. Candidates may get the correct information from respective authorities. Details are available in the Information Bulletin of NEET-II.
Can one see images of OMR sheets and Responses on website?
The images of OMR Sheet and Responses captured by the machine will be displayed on the website www.aipmt.nic.in. For exact date of hosting, candidates may remain in touch with website.
Is there any provision for re-checking of answer sheet? Is there any provision to challenge the response(s) against the OMR grading?
No. But there is provision for challenging the response(s).
Candidates will be given an opportunity to submit representation against the OMR grading on payment of Rs.1000/- per response challenged.
Rs.1000/- per response will be refunded to candidate if his/her challenge is accepted by the Board.