NEET Cutoff 2019

NEET Cutoff 2019

Cutoff of NEET 2020 exam will be released by NTA after the declaration of NEET Result 2020.

The minimum required marks needed to qualify for the counselling is nothing but the NEET cutoff.

NEET Cutoff will be released along with NEET results on 4 June 2020. Also, Cutoff depends on various factors such as marks obtained, category of the candidate, number of candidates appeared for the exam, previous year trends etc., A minimum of 50th percentile is required to get admission for MBBS/BDS course (40th percentile for SC/ST/OBC).

NTA releases All India Merit list which includes all the candidates who have scored the minimum percentile required for the admissions.

All in all, there is a whooping 65,000 MBBS and 25,000 BDS seats available for the candidates across India.

Important points

  • In order to be eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses for a particular academic year, it shall be necessary for a candidate to obtain minimum of marks at 50th percentile in NEET to MBBS/BDS Courses held for the said academic year.

  • However, in respect of candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes, the minimum marks shall be at 40th percentile.

  • In respect of candidates with Bench Mark Disabilities specified under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016, the minimum marks shall be at 45th percentile for unreserved category candidates and 40th percentile for SC/ST/OBC candidates.

  • The percentile shall be determined on the basis of highest marks secured in the All India common merit list in National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses.

  • When sufficient number of candidates in the respective categories fail to secure minimum marks as prescribed in NEET for any academic year for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses, the Central Government in consultation with Medical Council of India and Dental Council of India may at its discretion will lower the minimum marks required for the admission for candidates belonging to respective categories and marks so lowered by the Central Government shall be applicable for the said academic year only.

  • To be eligible for admission to the MBBS/BDS Courses, a candidate must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology in the Qualifying Examination and in addition must have come in the merit list of NEET.

  • In respect of the candidates belonging to the SC, ST and OBC category, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology taken in qualifying examination and competitive examination (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) must be 40% marks instead of 50%.

  • In respect of candidates with Bench Mark Disabilities the minimum marks in qualifying examination in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-Technology taken together must be 45% instead of 50% for Unreserved category candidates and 40% for SC/ST/OBC candidates.

  • Candidates who have passed 10+2 from Open School or as private candidates shall not be eligible to appear for ‘National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test’. Furthermore, study of Biology/Biotechnology as an Additional Subject at 10+2 level also shall not be permissible.

  • Candidate who has appeared in the qualifying examination, the result of which has not been declared, he may be provisionally permitted to take up the competitive entrance examination and in case of selection for admission to the MBBS/BDS Courses, he/she shall not be admitted to that course until he/she fulfils the eligibility criteria as specified above. For details candidates may refer to Graduate Medical Education Regulations, 1997 and BDS Course Regulations, 2007.

  • A list of the successful candidates in order of All India Rank based on the marks obtained in the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG – 2020 will be prepared by the NTA which will be used to determine the eligibility of candidates to gain medical/dental admission.

Merit list for counselling under 15% All India Quota

The merit list of the eligible and successful candidates who have opted for 15% All India quota seats will be prepared by the NTA on the basis of marks obtained in the NEET (UG) - 2020. The list of successful candidates shall be forwarded to the Directorate General of Health Services (Medical Examination Cell), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India for the purpose of allotment of seats by Online Counselling to 15% All India Quota Seats.

Merit list for seats other than 15% All India Quota

  1. NTA will provide All India Rank. Result will be given to the DGHS, Ministry of

    Health and Family Welfare, Govt of India to provide the same to the

    Admitting Authorities.

  2. Admitting Authorities will invite applications for Counselling and merit list

    shall be drawn based on All India Rank by the Admitting Authorities subject

    to their applicable rules.

  3. The admitting/counselling authorities will draw merit list of the candidates in

    the respective categories declared by the candidates at the time of applying

    for admission/counselling based on State rules.

NEET 2019 Cutoff

Category

Minimum Qualifying Percentile

Unreserved (UR)

50th Percentile

Unreserved Physically Handicapped (UR-PH)

45th Percentile

Scheduled Caste (SC)

40th Percentile

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

40th Percentile

Other Backward Classes (OBC)

40th Percentile

NEET 2019: Opening and closing Ranks for Top Medical Colleges in India

Name of the College

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

1

38

Bangalore Medical College, Bangalore

4

779

Government Medical College, Kottayam

19

621

Government Medical College, Surat

21

2035

Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai

26

222

Govt. Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram

39

534

IMS BHU, Varanasi, UP

43

187

Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi

45

130

University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi

49

116

Govt. Medical College, Kozhikode

50

447

NEET Cut off 2018: Category-wise Qualified Candidates

Category

NEET Qualification Percentile

NEET Qualifying Score (out of 720)

Qualified Candidates

(By Obtaining NEET Cut off)

UR

50th Percentile

119

2,68,316

OBC

40th Percentile

96

3,27,575

SC

40th Percentile

96

87,311

ST

40th Percentile

96

31,360

NEET 2017 Cutoff Percentile

The table given below gives the NEET 2017 cutoff percentile & scores and number of candidates qualified in different categories.

Category

Minimum Qualifying Percentile

NEET 2017 Qualifying Score as per qualification percentile (out of 720)

Number of Candidates Qualified

UR

50th Percentile

131

5,43,473

OBC

40th Percentile

107

47,382

SC

40th Percentile

107

14,599

ST

40th Percentile

107

6018

UR-PH

40th Percentile

118

67

OBC-PH

40th Percentile

107

152

SC-PH

40th Percentile

107

38

ST-PH

40th Percentile

107

10

NEET 2016 Cutoff

Category

Minimum Qualifying Percentile

NEET 2017 Qualifying Score as per qualification percentile (out of 720)

Number of Candidates Qualified

UR

50th Percentile

685-145

171329

OBC

40th Percentile

678-118

175226

SC

40th Percentile

595-118

47183

ST

40th Percentile

599-118

15710

UR-PH

40th Percentile

474-131

437

OBC-PH

40th Percentile

510-118

597

SC-PH

40th Percentile

415-118

143

ST-PH

40th Percentile

339-118

36

NEET Previous year Statistics

Category

2017

2018

Number of Male Candidates who Registered

4,97,043

5,80,648

Number of Male Candidates who Appeared

4,73,305

5,53,849

Number of Male Candidates who qualified

2,66,221

3,12,399

Number of Female Candidates who Registered

6,41,839

7,46,075

Number of Female Candidates who Appeared

6,16,772

7,16,072

Number of Female Candidates who qualified

3,45,313

4,02,162

Number of Transgender Candidates who Registered

8

1

Number of Transgender Candidates who Appeared

8

1

Number of Transgender Candidates who qualified

5

1

Total Number of Candidates who Registered

11,38,890

13,26,725

Total Number of Candidates who Appeared

10,90,085

12,69,922

Total Qualified candidates

6,11,539

7,14,562


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