NEET 2022

NEET 2022: The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) to provide admissions to the undergraduate medical courses offered by the medical colleges of India. It is a National Level Medical Entrance Exam and a gateway to offer admissions to deserving applicants in MBBS, BDS & Ayush courses at the best colleges of India. The exam is conducted once in a Year in Offline mode (Pen and Paper Based). The applicants who are interested in NEET 2022 can apply for the examination before the last date of application. Candidates should fill only one application form. For more details about NEET 2022, candidates can read the following article.

Courses offered through NEET 2022

  • MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery)
  • BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

NEET 2022: Important Dates

Release of the Application form 1st week of December 2021
Ending of the Application submission 4th week of  December 2021
Last date to pay the fee Last week of December 2021
Admit card available 1st week of March 2022
Exam date 2nd week of May 2022
Announcement of result 1st week of June 2022
Counselling begins 2nd week of June 2022

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates who are Indian Nationals, NRIs, OCIs, PIOs & Foreign Nationals are eligible to apply.
  • Passed 10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English as core subjects from a recognized board is required to apply for NEET.
  • Candidates must have acquired 50% marks for PCB subjects (45% for PH and 40% for OBC/SC/ST candidates).
  • Appearing candidates in class 12 or equivalent exam are also eligible to apply for NEET 2022.

For 15% All India Quota Seats

  • J&K and Ladakh candidates are eligible to apply under 15% All India Quotas.
  • Such candidates can apply only on the basis of submitting a  self-declaration online.
  • The online Self- Declaration will be generated and printed automatically along with the confirmation page.
  • The above documents will be necessary during counselling/admission.

Age Limit

  • Candidates must have completed 17 years as on December 31, 2022.
  • The upper age limit is 25 years as on the date of examination.
  • For SC, ST, OBC-NCL & PwD candidates, 5-year relaxation will be given.
  • There is no limit on the number of attempts a student can make.

Reservation Criteria

Category of the Applicant Percentage of Reservation
Scheduled Tribe Category 7.5%
Scheduled Caste Category 15%
OBC Category 27%
Physically Handicapped Category 3%

NEET 2022 Application form

The applicants have to apply online from the official website of the authority. The NEET Application Form will be available from the First week of December 2021. The applicants are advised to go through the eligibility criteria & instructions carefully before they start the application process. Candidates have to submit a recent photograph, signature, left-hand thumb impression & class 10th passing certificate in the prescribed format. At last, candidates can take a print of the filled application form and There is no need to send the printout of the application form to the board.


Application Fee

General/OBC Rs. 1500/
General-EWS/ OBC-NCL
Rs. 1400/
SC/ST/PWD/Transgender Category Rs. 800/-
  • The application fee can be paid online using Credit Card/Debit Card/Net-banking/UPI/Paytm.
  • There will be no offline mode to pay the application fee.

Exam Pattern

  • The examination will be based on offline mode.
  • There will be a total of 180 questions of MCQ type.
  • The question paper will be available in English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Oriya, Assamese, Telugu, Tamil, Urdu and Kannada Languages.
  • The question paper will be divided into 4 sections.
  • The duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
  • The applicants will get 4 marks for each correct answer and there will be a penalty of 1 mark for each wrong answer.
Section No. of Question Marks
Physics 45 180
Chemistry 45 180
Zoology 45 180
Botany 45 180
Total 180 720

Cut Off

Cut off marks for NEET 2022 will be decided based upon numbers of factors such as the number of applicants appear in the examination, seat availability in various colleges, the complexity of examination etc. NEET Authority will declare cut off marks along with NEET 2022 result. Here you can find NEET cut off from last year examination to get an idea about NEET 2022 cut off Marks.

Category Qualifying Criteria Marks Range No of candidates
Others 685-145 50th Percentile 171329
OBC 678-118 40th Percentile 175226
SC 595-118 40th Percentile 47183
ST 599-118 40th Percentile 15710
UR & PH 474-131 40th Percentile 437
OBC & PH 510-131 40th Percentile 597
SC & PH 415-118 40th Percentile 143
ST & PH 339-118 40th Percentile 36

Minimum Required Percentile

Category of Applicants Minimum Required Percentile
General Category 50th Percentile
SC/ST/OBC Category 40th Percentile
Physically Handicapped 45th Percentile


Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will be the conducting committee of the counselling process. The counselling will be done online to allow eligible applicants in the 15% All India Quota seats. Candidates who have qualified the examination and are present in the merit list will have to register themselves online for counselling. Before the final allotment of seats for all applicants, mock counselling will also be conducted online to help refine the selection of colleges and courses of the applicants. On the ranking of the applicant in the merit list and his/her given preference, final allotment of seats will be done based. The applicant will have to report at their allotted institute, after being successfully allotted seats, for document verification and payment of fees.

For 85% State Quota seats

The counselling will be done by the counselling committee of the respective states. Candidates will be allotted seats according to their ranking in the state merit list. the applicants will have to undergo document verification and fee payment after allotment and the mode of counselling will depend on the states.

NIRF ranking of colleges accepting NEET 2022 scores

College name NIRF ranking Total intake Closing rank (2019)
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi 14 250 32
VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi 19 170 157
University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 23 170 171
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 6 100 669
King’s George Medical University, Lucknow 10 250 908
Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh 13 150 3518
Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences, Tirupati 29 175 10135
Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal 28 100 11146
Raja Muthiah Medical College, Annamalainagar 26 150 12618
JSS Medical College, Mysuru 17 200 55165


The syllabus will be laid down authoritatively by the Medical Council of India. The syllabus will be based on standard 11th and 12th subjects. The question paper is divided into 4 sections which include- Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.

  • Physics: Gravitation, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Optics, Thermodynamics, Physical World and Measurement, Work, Energy and Power, Waves and Oscillations, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Atoms and Nuclei
  • Chemistry: Basic Concepts of Chemistry, States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Periodic table, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, Biomolecules, Polymers
  • Biology: Diversity in the Living World, Genetics and Evolution, Cell structure and function, Classification of Plants and Animals, Human Physiology, Reproduction, Plant physiology, Biotechnology, Environment, Biology and Human Welfare, Ecology

Important Books for NEET


  • Objective Physics By DC Pandey
  • Physics for NEET by C.P. Singh
  • Fundamental Physics by Pradeep
  • Concepts of Physics by H.C. Verma
  • 40 Days Physics for NEET by S.B. Tripathi
  • Problems in General Physics by I.E. Irodov
  • Fundamentals of Physics by Halliday, Resnick, and Walker


  • S Chauhan for Organic
  • Awasthi for Physical
  • K Jaiswal for Inorganic
  • Boyd for Organic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry by Morrison
  • Objective Chemistry by R.K. Gupta
  • Physical Chemistry by O.P. Tandon
  • Concise Inorganic Chemistry by JD Lee
  • 40 Days Chemistry for NEET by Sudhanshu Thakur
  • ABC of Chemistry for Classes 11 and 12 by Modern


  • Objective Botany by Ansari
  • Objective Biology by Dinesh
  • Pradeep’s Publication Biology
  • GR Bathla publications for Biology
  • 40 Days Biology for NEET by S. Chakravarty
  • Trueman’s Objective Biology for NEET by M.P Tyagi

253 thoughts on “NEET 2022”

  1. am i illigible to study bds with betterment marks in physics. my pcb marks is above 60 p.c. kindly help me giving a reply.

    • Iam Lasya from karnataka iam doing my second year puc and my date of birth is in 2000. can u please inform me that am i eligible to take NEET-2017 exam?

    • Sir ,please explain abt this —-
      The applicants must have aged between 17 to 25 years as on 31st December of the admission year (for reserved applicants maximum age limit is 30 years).

  2. I belong to Uttar Pradesh and i am doing M.Sc zoology final year. My date of birth is 10/08/1992, am i eligible for NEET 2017-2018? i want to take coaching for medical entrance but i am worry about upper age limit. My age will be 25 years and 4 month as on 31 december 2017, but at the time of entrance exam my age will be under 25 years. Pls tell me i am eligible for NEET 2017-2018 or not?

    • it depends on which category u come from. For General category the age limit is 25 and for SC/ST/OBC category the age Limit is 30.So if u r General u will not be eligible to sit in 2017s NEET.

  3. hello can any one pls tell me m i eligible for neet 2017-2018 ,since i DOB is .18.2000 i will be 17 in the month of feb but according too crieteria applicant shld be 17 years old till 31 st dec 2017 so am i elible for neet 2017

  4. Will I be able to apply for neet next year cuz I got only 65 % in pcb… N I belong to the caste schedule tribe..?

  5. My daughter born on 04-03-2000. Is she eligable for attending Neet 2017 examination. She is completing age 17 on 04.03.2017.

  6. i am studying karnataka ncert pcb books along with mtg publications MTG NEET PCB BOOKS
    which books should be referred for neet

  7. selection of all candidate should be on the basis of AIR not on the basis of state ranking so the any candidate chose their seat out side state and genuine candidate will not be deprived.

  8. My date of birth is, 05-04-2000. Am I eligible to take up NEET 2017?
    Please do reply for my concern.

    • Actually brother Your age on or before Dec 31,2017 will be 16 i guess. but the eligibity for NEET 2017 entrance is the candidate should be atleast 17 years of age. You better take a one year Long term coaching so your age gets adjusted till time and by taking coaching you will be easily scoring neet 2018.

      Hope my answer helped You.If you didnt like the suggestion Leave it off. ThankYou.Think N decide Bro.Life’s not a Joke.

  9. I have an aggregate of 52% in PCB but i am a july repeter for maths. Am i eligible to give NEET 2017.and i belong to reserved category. Kindly help as soon as possible.

  10. all seats should be filled up on the basis of all India ranking of NEET result not partly on the basis of state ranking.

    • I also got 48% in 12th ……can I fill neet exam form……
      Plz send me your seggetion …..I have a humble request

  11. I have passed 12th this year and I will reappear in my board exam in 2017(12th). Shall I eligible for NEET 2017

  12. this is Rohit Joshi from uttrakhand
    I want to ask that out of 720 mark how much marks I must achieve to have some hope to be selected in any govt college. kindly reply sir/mam

    • Sir my name is s.Vinodhini, I born in India but my mother is Sri Lanka tamilans whether I have eligibility to attend the NEET exam 2017

  13. My date of birth is 10-10-1989, I attempt only neet 2013 and wbjee more than 3 times.I am an obc category student, Am I eligible for NEET 2017 for both state and all India category? Sir inform please.

  14. what does this means? –
    “The applicants must have aged between 17 to 25 years as on 31stDecember of the admission year”…….my D.O.B is 11/10/2000 I eligible?

  15. Maine 2015 me maths se 12th pas kiya

    Lekin ab Maine Nios board se dubra bio lekar 12th kiya hai to mail neet Dene ke liye eligible hu ya nhi

    Plz plz
    Tell me



  16. I hv obtained pcb in 60%, but in chemistry subject only 45% with Grace, (sc category).
    Please tell me sir…. Am i eligible in Neet exam 2017

  17. sir, i am pursing btech biomedical and have least interest in it.
    can i give neet 2017
    dob 29/11/1997
    and pcb 82%

  18. I studied biology as my 6th and additional subject.I passed out from 12th stdid in 2016 without biology as a subject but i hv taken biology this year and will beappearing for board exam in march 2017 for biology I eligible for neet 2017????

  19. Hello …plz help me to suggest the …in my 12 clss my sub is pcb but English is my individual subject so can i applicable for neet …exam

  20. SIR,
    As per NEET-2017 admission rules &regulations
    I studied my Nursery to 10th class in (CBSE syllabus) instate of Telangana (By birth Telangana state only) and if i continue my 10+2 in other state for example in New Delhi. Then to which state am eligible to avail 85% quota of Telangana or New Delhi?.

  21. sir,
    As per NEET-2017 rules &regulations,
    i studied 1 to 10th in Telangana state. if i continue 11th and 12th in Andrapradesh in vijayawada, will i be consider as Andhrapradesh quota or Telangana quoata to avail (85%).

  22. Hi, For getting admissions in BDS , is NEET mandatory and what ranking make me sure to get a seat. In India are any other exams like AIPMT etc. for getting free seats in BDS. Please advise

  23. Sir My daughter DOB is 06.01.2000, now she is going to complete 12 th standard. So she can eligible for NEET-2017 exam.

  24. Now I am studying in class -XII and will appear in the H.S. EXAM next year(2017) ,can I apply for neet -2017? ___plz. informe me as soon as possible.

  25. Sir/mam mera 2 question haaa…………..kya neet 2017 bee 2 phases maa hoga……or mare catagery obc haa kya maa meet kaaa liya under general apply kar sakta hu…..??????

  26. My birth date is 27 June 1999 I can attend the exam. and I am in 12th class I want to ask that I can eligible for this exam

  27. Sir I m not an Indian citizen.My maternal parents are from India .I am a Nepalese student and I m trying to pursue my career in MBBS field in India.Am I eligible to fill the form and appear the exam.It will really be helpful if you give me some idea what should I do so that I can pursue my MBBS career with scholarship in India.Sir my contact number is 8743973931.I will be waiting for your response

  28. my DOB 30 MAY 2000 I can attend the exam. and I am in 12th class I want to ask that I can eligible for this exam

  29. Sir i am handicapped with 50% i m from mumbai maharashtra how many mrks i want to get admission in the Mbbs clg


  31. My BOD is mentioned wrongly.In place of 2001 it is printed 2002 .I wrote my exam in 2015 .Can it be corrected .

  32. Dates mentioned for application forms is 1st week of December. Its almost 3rd week started ,when are the forms gonna come..?

  33. I have studied pcmb in class 12 pass in 2016 now i am studing btech 1 st year can i can apply for. Neet 2017 plz give me advice

  34. i have passed 12th science in march 2016 but i have appering in fy. i am eligiblility in neet 2017

  35. my son born on 17/06/2000 is he eligible for attending NEET2017 exam he is completing age of 17 on 17/06/

  36. What is this…..u r just postponing the dates from now atleast a month…plz do make students wait that long…ty

  37. MY DATE OF BIRTH IS 01/12/2000 DO I ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR NEET 2017????????

  38. Dear sir
    I am not start study yet for meet
    How can achive best mark for addmision in gov collage I am under pressure please guide me

  39. is cbse & ncert syllabus is same . can i prefer ncert textbook for neet 2017 if not plz guide me soon.

  40. hi I am interestingly watching but i am not geting the online application for NEET 2017 whenever i saw it is postposing when i can get it please

  41. I would like to get the information of the total number of seats available in Govt.& Private Medical colleges seperately excluding Dental and SC /ST.

    The provision for same numbers for West Bengal seats

  42. Its already the last day of 2nd week of Jan 2k17 ,, still the regstration form is not available yet.. Kindly please notify the appropriate

  43. sir my daughter want to appear for neet 2017 would like to know whether aadhar card is a must for registering for neet 2017 please reply

  44. Please tell me,is Neet exam easy to pass.not higher marks.only eligible marks to get seat in private medical case I pass the exam at minimum mark.can I get seat in private medical college without donation.plz tell me plz

  45. My Name in record is Walke Namrata Namdeo But in AADHAAR is Namrata Namdeo Walke,means in reverse order.Is it necessary to revise in Addaar, Please tell me.

  46. Are neet l and neet ll counted as two different exam? I had given both exam. My confused is
    2015 exam+ neet l + neet ll (2016)= 3 attempt. Am i eligible for neet 2017

  47. Sir my daughter date of birth is 18.9.1996 & she is now want to appear in NEET-2017 being a 3rd dropper as she is eligible for said entrance test NEET-2017 or otherwise as the notification is issued by CBSE on 25th January 2017 & same will be applicable for 3 times opportunity from 25.1.2017 or from previously as the mostly Govt. notifications are implemented from date of its actual issuance not from previous period. So please confirm me fast as my daughter is very frustrated from such type of unwanted decisions now.

  48. Hello sir in session 2016 their are 2 papers aipmt and neet phase 2 so they are counted in 1 or 2 attempt

  49. What Cast I should select if I belong to NT(B) Category? This is highly confusing filling category for NT students.

    We have Cast certificate and other documents of NT(B) Category. How we would get admission if we apply through OBC or SC/ST if we have documents of NT(B) Category?

    It would be great help if we get any guideline on this particular topic.

    Thanks in Advance

  50. Suppose I apply for neet 2017 but not appeared in exam..can my attempts will be cancelled?? I mean will appear only 2 times in next..

  51. Sir
    I am t hemanayani from Andhra Pradesh I am applied neet exam but not enter the practicles marks 120 so please give chance to all students to modify the application who are mistake in the application or taking new application please sir

  52. My date of birth 12/05/1992.but I’m belong sc category .I can apply neet 2022.. please give me correct suggestions…


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