About NEET

NEET (National Entrance cum Eligibility Test) is a prestigious national-level entrance examination held annually by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to medical courses such as MBBS, BDS, and PG programs in government and private medical institutes across India. With its significance in shaping medical careers, NEET attracts a massive number of applicants each year. The competition is intense, as the number of candidates vying for limited seats far exceeds the available vacancies. This year, the number of anticipated applicants is around 1.7 million, making it crucial for medical aspirants to devise a comprehensive and effective preparation strategy. A well-structured study plan, thorough understanding of the syllabus, and consistent practice are essential to excel in NEET and secure admission to their desired medical colleges.


  • Single Entrance Exam: NEET serves as a single entrance exam for medical courses, streamlining the admission process and reducing the burden of multiple exams for students.

  • National-Level Scope: Being a national-level exam, NEET provides equal opportunities to students from all over India to compete for seats in reputed medical colleges across the country.

  • Uniform Syllabus: NEET follows a uniform syllabus, ensuring that all candidates are evaluated based on the same topics, promoting fairness and transparency in the evaluation process.

  • Credibility and Recognition: NEET is recognized by various government and private medical institutions, making it a credible and widely accepted examination for medical admissions.

  • Eligibility for Multiple Courses: Qualifying NEET opens doors to various medical courses, such as MBBS, BDS, and PG programs, giving students the flexibility to choose their desired specialization.


  • Nationality: Indian Nationals, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs), Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), and foreign nationals are eligible to apply for NEET.
  • Age Limit: The minimum age limit for appearing in NEET is 17 years as of the year of admission. There is no upper age limit for candidates.
  • Educational Qualification: Candidates must have completed their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English as core subjects.
  • Minimum Marks: General category candidates must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying examination, while SC/ST/OBC candidates must have obtained 40% marks. For PwD candidates, the minimum marks required are 45%.
  • Number of Attempts: There is no restriction on the number of attempts a candidate can take for NEET.
  • Aadhar Card Requirement: Indian Nationals must possess a valid Aadhar card to apply for NEET.

Application Form

The NEET (National Entrance cum Eligibility Test) application process is conducted online through the official website of the National Testing Agency (NTA). Aspiring medical students can register by providing their essential details, and upon successful registration, they receive login credentials. With the provided login details, candidates can access the NEET application form and fill in their personal, educational, and other relevant information accurately. Along with the application form, candidates are required to upload scanned copies of their passport-sized photograph, signature, and specified documents as per the prescribed format. After completing the form and reviewing all the entered information, applicants can make the necessary corrections, if needed, and submit the form. The application fee can be paid through various online payment options. After successful submission, candidates are advised to download and print the confirmation page for future reference. Timely completion and submission of the NEET application form are vital to ensure participation in the examination and eligibility for admission to medical courses.


NEET Physics Syllabus:
Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Physical world and measurement Electrostatics
Kinematics Current Electricity
Laws of Motion Magnetic effects of Current and Magnetism
Work, Energy, and Power Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Motion of systems of particles and rigid body Electromagnetic waves
Gravitation Optics
Properties of Bulk Matter Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Thermodynamics Atoms and Nuclei
Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory Electronic Devices
Oscillations and Waves
NEET Chemistry Syllabus:
Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Some basic concepts of Chemistry Solid state
Structure of atom Solutions
Classification of Elements and Periodicity Electrochemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular structure Chemical Kinetics
States of Matter: Gases and Liquids Surface Chemistry
Thermodynamics General principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
Equilibrium P Block elements
Redox reactions D and F block elements
Hydrogen Coordination compounds
s-Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals) Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Some p-Block elements Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers
Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles and techniques Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Hydrocarbons Organic compounds containing Nitrogen
Environmental chemistry Biomolecules, Polymers, and Chemistry in everyday life
NEET Biology Syllabus:
Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Diversity in the Living World Reproduction
Structural organisation – Plants and Animals Genetics and Evolution
Cell Structure and Function Biology and Human welfare
Plant Physiology Biotechnology and its applications
Human physiology Ecology and environment

Exam Pattern

NEET exam pattern consists of two sections for each subject:

Section A – This section contains 35 questions that candidates must answer.

Section B – This section contains 15 questions, out of which candidates can choose to attempt any 10 questions.

Candidates have the flexibility to attempt 10 questions from the 15 questions in Section B, while all 35 questions in Section A are mandatory. Therefore, the total number of questions in each subject remains the same, ensuring fair evaluation and providing candidates with the opportunity to showcase their knowledge and skills effectively.