NEET FAQ

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.

The All India Pre-Medical/Pre-Dental Entrance Examination schedule for 1st May, 2016 has been considered as Phase-I of NEET.

This 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.

NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST- 2016 is applicable for admissions to the following:-i. All India Quota Seats. ii. State Government Quota Seats where the State Government concerned so opts. iii. Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private/Deemed University.

As per the directives of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India dated 09.05.2016, in Writ Petition I No.261 of 2016 and other connected matters, following candidates can apply in NEET-II: I. Left out candidates who could not register in AIPMT-2016/NEET-I. II. Candidates who were registered in AIPMT- 2016/NEET-I but could not appear in NEETI. III. Candidates who were registered in AIPMT- 2016/NEET-I and had appeared but have apprehension that they had not prepared well subject to submission of an undertaking to give up their candidature for NEET-I

NO. There is no change in the pattern of AIPMT and NEET.

NO. There is no change in the syllabus of AIPMT and NEET.

NEET – 2016 will be an offline pen and paper test.

The date of examination is 24th July, 2016 (Sunday).

The Question Paper of NEET – II 2016 shall be based on the syllabus as notified by the Medical council of India which is at Appendix-I of the Information Bulletin of NEET- II, 2016 available on the website www.aipmt.nic.in

The NEET- II 2016 consists of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with single correct answer) from the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology) to be answered on the specially designed machinegradable sheet using Ball Point Pen only.

The duration of NEET – II 2016 will be 03 hours from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. However, no entry will be allowed after 9.30 a.m.

 A list of examination centre cities is provided at Appendix-II in the Information Bulletin of 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.

Candidate can take the assistance of Facilitation Centres for submission of application form. Common Services Centres will act as the Facilitation Centres this time and will provide the services against the fee prescribed.

Yes. At the prescribed fee. Details are given in Chapter-12

The examination fee for NEET – II 2016 can be remitted in the following manner: i. Online payment through Debit/Credit Card ii. Payment through e-Challan at the branches of HDFC Bank/ICICI Bank/Syndicate Bank/State Bank of India/Canara Bank/e-wallet(CSC) For details, please refer to Chapter-4. of Information Bulletin.

Candidates can approach the concerned Banks on contact numbers which are available on the website of the NEET – II, 2016.

The website www.aipmt.nic.in has a link – Help, to show nearby branches of HDFC Bank/ICICI Bank/Syndicate Bank/State Bank of India for facilitating candidates to make payment by e-challan.

Date of Test : 24th July, 2016 (Sunday) SCHEDULE AND FEE DETAILS Schedule for on-line submission of application forms For fee through e-challan For fee through other e-modes 26.05.2016 (Thursday) to 21.06.2016 (Tuesday) (till 00.00 midnight) 26.05.2016 (Thursday) to 25.06.2016 (Saturday) (till 00.00 midnight) Last date for successful final transaction of fee 25.06.2016 (Saturday) (till 00.00 midnight) 25.06.2016 (Saturday) (till 00.00 midnight) FEE DETAILS FOR GENERAL/OBC FOR SC/ST/PH Rs.1400/- (INR) Rs.750/- (INR)

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.

(i) A candidate who have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course and is an INDIAN NATIONAL. (ii) The upper age limit for candidates seeking admission under 15% All India Quota Seats is 25 years as on 31st December of the year of the entrance examination. Further provided that this upper age limit shall be relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for the candidates of Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes/Other Backward Classes. Candidate must born on or between (a) 01/01/87 to 01/01/2000 (SC/ST/OBC Category) (b) 01/01/92 to 01/012000 (Other Category)

A candidate who have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course and is an INDIAN NATIONAL. Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) may also appear in AIPMT for admission in seats under the control of participating States/Universities/Institutions subject to rules and regulations of the Government of India, respective State Governments and the University/Institution concerned. OCI candidates may verify eligibility norms of participating States/Universities/Institutions before applying for NEET-II, 2016. The upper age limit for candidates seeking admission under seats in the control of participating States/Universities/Institutions shall be as per their rules and regulations.

Yes, if in case, the candidate is not eligible to seek admission to MBBS/BDS seats in Medical/Dental Colleges in the State of Andhra Pradesh, J&K and Telangana. The candidate is also required to submit a self-declaration to this effect. Format is at Appendix-III of Information Bulletin.

State of Origin. For example, a candidate from Andhra Pradesh and domicile of Gujarat should fill Andhra Pradesh against the column – State to which candidate belongs.

The candidates are NOT REQUIRED TO SEND the print out of the Confirmation Page or any document (s) to the NEET Unit, CBSE.

Candidates are requested to read the Bulletin carefully before submission of application. They should keep the entire information ready as per Replica of NEET-II, 2016. No correction will be allowed after submission of Application form. Verify the information before final submission of data. All the information (especially category) which is correct on the date of submission of form will be considered valid and no change is allowed later.

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.

Mathematics is not required for NEET-II, 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.

The Online Application for NEET-II, 2016 will be available on www.aipmt.nic.in from 26th May 2016.

A candidate can apply by logging into website www.aipmt.nic.in. Forms are not available in any bank or institution.

The candidates are NOT REQUIRED TO SEND the the Confirmation Page of the online application form or any document (s) to NEET Unit.

No. Form is not required to be sent to CBSE. It is 100% Online procedure for submission of NEET application form.

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.

The tentative schedule of hosting of Admit Cards is 08.07.2016.

Expected date is 17th August, 2016.

The Guidelines for NEET-II, 2016are available in the Information Bulletin of NEET-II, 2016 which is available on the website www.aipmt.nic.in.

Seats available under 15% merit positions in Government Medical Colleges filled through the counseling conducted by DGHS is known as All India Quota seats.

Yes. Each correct answer will get 04 marks and for each incorrect response, 01 mark will be deducted from the total score.

The result of successful candidates of NEET, 2016 is valid for the academic session 2016-17 only.

Online Application forms once submitted successfully cannot be cancelled/ withdrawn.

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.

No other article will be allowed in said examination centre. Hence, candidate should not carry any other things.

No candidate will be allowed to leave the examination hall/room before the test concludes.

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.

The result of NEET, 2016 will be uploaded on the website www.aipmt.nic.in, www.cbseresults.nic.in as per schedule.

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 at Annexure-IV of Information Bulletin.

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.

1. Candidates will be given an opportunity to submit representation against the OMR grading on payment of Rs.1000/- per response challenged.
2. Rs.1000/- per response will be refunded to candidate if his/her challenge is accepted by the Board.

Entry will be allowed from 7.30 A.M. However, no one is allowed to enter in the centre after 9.30 A.M.