NEET 2020 Live Updates: Answer Keys (Available), Analysis, Student Reactions, Question Papers, Solutions

NEET 2020 Live Updates: Answer Keys (Available), Analysis, Student Reactions, Question Papers, Solutions
Careers360 Team Careers360 | Sep 13, 2020 - 9:56 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: National Testing Agency has concluded the NEET exam at 5 pm. NEET 2020 exam was held at 3842 centres in 155 cities. A total of 15.97 lakh students have reportedly appeared for the NEET 2020 exam held from 2 to 5. We will now bring you the NEET live updates from the exam centres to find out how was the NEET question paper was, which subjects was the toughest, what was the difficulty level of the NEET 2020 question paper and the NTA arrangements for the NEET exam.

NEET 2020 question Paper codes are out. They are E, F, G and H. NEET 2020 Answer keys by coaching centres like Allen, Resonance, Brilliant Pala, Aakash, Careers360 and more are available now. Candidates can download the NEET answer key in the form of pdfs.

What after NEET 2020? NTA is expected to declare the official NEET 2020 answer keys within a week or so. The expected NEET result date is last week of September according to reports. However, it may also take a bit of time unless NTA manages to process all OMR sheets.

As per the latest NEET cutoff analysis by experts, the cutoffs may go higher as the paper has turned out to be easy to moderate and most candidates should have answered well. The cutoffs for previous years are given here.

Stay tuned to the live updates on NEET answer key, analysis of NEET cutoff, what the expected NEET cutoff will be and expert solutions. Also keep updated on the latest NEET news here.

Live updates

NTA has concluded the NEET UG exam shortly at 5 pm . Avail the Answer keys by coaching centres. Stay tuned to NEET 2020 live updates for the NEET exam analysis, answer keys, difficulty levels, expected NEET cutoff and more here.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:56 PM IST

NEET 2020 answer key released by Allen for codes E1 E2, F2 G3 H2

Allen has released the NEET answer key for five sets of NEET question papers. They are E1 E2, F2 G3 H2. Candidates can avail them in the careers360 answer key article where the other answer keys from various institutes are available for download.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:53 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam Analysis by Aakash

The following is the NEET exam analysis by Aakash

CHEMISTRY - Difficulty level was Easy to Moderate

Physical Chemistry – 15 Questions

Organic Chemistry – 18 Questions

Inorganic Chemistry – 12 Questions

Synopsis: All questions were based on the NCERT textbook. Statements directly taken from the NCERT textbooks. Straightforward questions ; easy to comprehend. One controversial question with more than one correct answer. Not lengthy. Students should have completed the Chemistry part within 45 minutes. Enough time for revision. Barely a few calculations. An average student should have been able to attempt approximately 40 questions with ease. While others could have attempted 44 questions.

BOTANY-  Difficulty level was high in comparison to previous years

25 questions from class XI and 19 from class XII. 1-2 controversial questions with more than one correct answer. Two questions were beyond the NCERT textbooks. Majority of questions were conceptual in nature with a few fact-based questions as well. Not at all lengthy.

ZOOLOGY - Difficulty level was Moderate with a few exceptions.

Multi-conceptual questions requiring incisive thinking and precision. Some questions were tricky; lost in terminology.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:27 PM IST

NEET 2020 Answer Key by Resonance for G2 Question Paper of NEET

Resonance has released the NEET answer key for the G2 question paper of NEET. Candidates can avail it in the careers360 answer key pdf articles with NEET answer keys by other institutes too.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:23 PM IST

NEET 2020 Answer Key pdf by Aakash

Aakash institute has released the NEET answer key and solutions for the G5 NEET question paper. Candidates will find the download link for the NEET answer key by Aakash pdf on careers360 answer key section. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:00 PM IST

Detailed solution of Chemistry NEET 2020 available

Aspirants seeking NEET 2020 detailed solution for Chemistry can now download it from Careers360 official website. Experts have provided the NEET 2020 detailed solution PDF on the Careers360 official website. Download the NEET 2020 Chemistry solution and get benefitted.  

Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:39 PM IST

Education Minister congratulated all NEET 2020 aspirants

Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Education Minister has congratulated all NEET aspirants who have appeared for the exam.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:35 PM IST

NEET difficulty level analysis for Biology Subject

As per the reaction found among the NEET 2020 aspirants, students find biology papers a bit easy compared to the other subjects. Some of the NEET 2020 biology questions were tricky. According to the careers360 expert biology faculties, 53.33% questions of NEET 2020 biology are easy and the rest are moderate.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:30 PM IST

How was the Chemistry paper for NEET 2020?

As many aspirants who have appeared for NEET 2020 exam has mostly discussed the level of difficulty for Physics and Biology. However, Careers360 analysis the NEET 2020 chemistry paper for the convenience of medical aspirants. The question papers of NEET 2020 for Chemistry is of moderate level. According to careers360 expert faculties, 60% were easy and the rest are moderate.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:27 PM IST

How was the NEET 2020 Physics paper?

According to the students' reaction after the exam, NEET 2020 physics paper is a bit difficult compared to the others. Most of the questions are numerical type and time- consuming. According to the careers360 expert faculties, 42.2% were moderate and the rest 57.8% are easy.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:57 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam analysis and video solution released by Aakash Institute

As per the exam analysis given by Aakash, the exam was relatively easy this year and almost all questions in each subject were based on NCERT content.  Candidates can access the complete exam analysis at the official website of Careers360.

NEET video solution for Code G5 has also been released by Aakash Insititute. Candidates can check the complete video at careers360 website.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:38 PM IST

NEET Answer Key 2020 by Brilliant Study Centre relelased

Brilliant, Pala has released the answer key of NEET 2020 for code E2. The NEET answer key by Brilliant Pala can be downloaded from the Careers360 website. Candidates with NEET 2020 answer key can calculate their answers.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:33 PM IST

NEET 2020 answer key updates

Unacademy's Amit Gupta pointed out first mistake in NEET question paper.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:27 PM IST

Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said that "85-90% students appeared in NEET 2020"

Education Minister has tweeted that "NTA informed me that around 85-90%  students appeared in #NEET exam today. I sincerely thank all Chief Ministers and NTA DG for proper arrangements made to facilitate student participation. NEET participation reflects the tenacity and grit of young AtmaNirbharBharat."

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:26 PM IST

NEET 2020: Check BDS cutoff for previous year

BDS cutoff in 2018 was the same as MBBS but in 2019 it was lowered. NEET cutoff for BDS can be seen below

Category

Cut off percentile

Cutoff marks 2019

General

50th

701-134

General-PH

45th

133-107

SC/ST/OBC

40th

133-120

SC/ST/OBC-PH

40th

119-107


The revised BDS cutoff is 

Category

Revised NEET percentile

Revised cutoff score 

General

40th percentile

701-107

SC/ST/OBC

30th percentile

106-086

SC-PH/ST-PH/OBC-PH

30th percentile

106-086

UR-PH

35th percentile

106-096

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:22 PM IST

A look at NEET cutoff marks of previous year for MBBS

To get an idea of the expected NEET cutoff marks required to qualify, candidates may take a look at the NEET cutoff marks of the previous years. The cutoff may vary but the change is not expected to be drastic.

Category

Cut off percentile

Cutoff marks 2019

NEET cutoff marks 2018

General

50th

701-134

691-119

General-PH

45th

133-107

118-96

SC/ST/OBC

40th

133-120

118-107

SC/ST/OBC-PH

40th

119-107

106-96

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:16 PM IST

MBBS and BDS counselling as per NEET 2020 exam

Once the result is declared, candidates will have to apply for the counselling. While admissions to all medical courses are through NEET 2020, the MBBS and BDS counselling is held together and the Ayush courses separately. 

MBBS and BDS admissions through NEET will be through two main channels - All India which is done by DGHS for MCI for 15% of the seats in all Government medical and dental colleges of the country plus all seats in AIIMs, JIPMER, Deemed universities and Central universities as well as AFMC.

State wise counselling will be through the state medical councils only. Candidates must check the eligibility for the same before applying. Seats under these counselling will be the 85% of the seats in respective govt colleges and private colleges and universities. 


Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:11 PM IST

87.7% take exam in Lucknow NEET exam centre: Reports

As per the recent reports on NEET 2020, around 87.7% aspirants appear for Lucknow exam centres.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:07 PM IST

Know the expected NEET 2020 official answer key date

National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the NEET 2020 official answer key release date is expected to be in a week. NTA will release NEET 2020 official answer key for all codes of question papers asked in the examination. In order to access the provisional NEET official answer key by NTA, candidates need to login using application number and password. 

Steps to download official NEET answer key 2020

Step 1: Visit the official website, ntaneet.nic.in and click on the link of candidate window

Step 2: Enter the application number and password

Step 3: A tab to view the NEET official answer key will appear on the screen

Step 4: Go through the answer key of your respective code and verify answers.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:00 PM IST

Expected NEET 2020 Result Date

What is the expected NEET result date? While there is no confirmation on this, reports are the NTA will process all the OMR sheets within the next fortnight and release the NEET result. While the aim is to start NEET counselling and admissions as early as possible, the task is huge. Candidates who have appeared for NEET 2020 today can expect their NEET result by the end of September if the NEET OMR sheets are timely processed. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:58 PM IST

Know the section wise analysis of NEET 2020 question paper

Seeing the NEET 2020 question paper, aspirants can go through the below-mentioned analysis of the NEET exam.

Subject and question wise analysis of NEET 2020

Subject
Number of moderate questions
Number of Easy questions
Physics2124
Chemistry2025
Biology4149


Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:52 PM IST

Aspirants are expecting that NEET 2020 cutoffs might increase

Seeing the level of the NEET exam which tends to be moderate. Many aspirants are expecting that NEET 2020 cutoff might rise as they have found the NEET 2020 question paper to be easy. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:42 PM IST

NEET answer key 2020 to be released soon

Aspirants will able to get NEET 2020 answer key shortly, till then aspirants can check how to calculate the NEET expected marks by using the answer key. 

How to calculate score using NEET answer key 2020?
Aspirants can use the below-mentioned method to calculate the score by using the answer key of NEET 2020.

  • Candidates can tally their answers (as in the OMR sheet PDF) with the released NEET answer key

  • Candidates must keep an eye on the code of the question paper and the NEET answer key while tallying. Candidates can find the sets and language of the answer key on the top of both, the answer key and OMR sheet

  • Medical aspirants will then have to count the correct and incorrect responses to know their NEET score. In case, more than one answer is marked for a question, candidates must consider it to be unanswered. The marking scheme given below will be used to calculate scores.

Formula to calculate NEET 2020 score = [4*(Number of Correct Responses)] – [1*(Number of Incorrect Responses)]

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:41 PM IST

NEET 2020 Cutoff Analysis

Since most students have given a feedback of a difficult paper and only a few felt that the paper was moderate, the cutoffs are expected to be high. However Careers360 experts say that the Physics paper had 24 easy questions and 21 moderate while Chemistry had 25 easy questions and 20 moderate. In Biology 49 questions were easy and 41 were moderate. So the expected cutoff may be more or less the same or even if it varies, the difference is expected to be small. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:38 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam concluded; result declaration date

Last year, the National Testing Agency had taken one month to release the NEET results. However, this year owing to the pandemic and disruptions in the academic year, NTA DG has said in the live interview with Careers360 that this year NEET 2020 result will be declared in around 15 days only. So, aspirants can expect the NEET result 2020 by the end of this month.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:32 PM IST

NEET 2020 in Tamilnadu: Post exam scene outside test centre

A scene outside an exam centre in Trichy, Tamilnadu. No social distancing norms followed here too, reported Aishwarya.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:29 PM IST

When to expect NEET 2020 answer key?

NEET answer key 2020 by coaching centres will be shortly available. The NEET answer key for code E1,2,3 and 4, F1,2,3,4, G1, 2, 3, 4 and H 1, 2, 3and 4 will be available for download within an hour or so. The experts at the various coaching institutes are busy compiling the NEET answer keys 2020 for all the NEET question paper sets. Candidates can also check the NEET answer key of Careers360 shortly.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:27 PM IST

Post NEET 2020 in Delhi: No fear of COVID-19, where is social distancing

National Capital has also witnessed crowd mismanagement at NEET exam centres. Where is social distancing? asked a twitter user.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:23 PM IST

"The crowd was tremendous at NEET 2020 exam centre" said Kartik Bhatneria

Kartik Bhatneria has tweeted about NEET 2020 conduction that "My centre was in Kendriya Vidyalaya, Tagore Garden Delhi.The crowd was tremendous. While coming out from the centre, there was not even a space to take breath. Inside the centre, there was no sanitizer provided as mentioned in SOP. Some students were sitting without putting mask. "

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:19 PM IST

NEET in Uttarakhand: Post exam scene outside exam centre

Gross mismanagement outside the NEET exam centre in Guru Ram Rai school Race course Dehradun, Uttarakhand.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:19 PM IST

NEET 2020 Question Papers: Codes E1, E3, G3, H2 available now

Candidates can avail the NEET question papers one by one on the Careers360 NEET question papers section. All the questions papers have been sourced from students at the exam centres and candidates can download the same. Code E1, E3, G3, H2 are already available for download. Candidates can use the links given therein to download the NEET 2020 question papers.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:16 PM IST

NEET 2020: How to calculate scores?

Once the NEET answer keys for all sets are in, candidates can use them to calculate their scores. How to calculate the NEET scores as per the NTA NEET answer key.

For this candidates need to remember their own responses to the NEET questions and then cross check with the expert NEET 2020 answer keys given by Aakash, Allen, Resonance, Sri Chaitanya, Careers360. 

NEET score = 4 x number of correct answers - 1 x wrong answers

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:16 PM IST

Proper mismanagement at NEET 2020 exam centres

Aspirants have faced proper mismanagement at the NEET exam centres. Aspirants are tweeting the post-exam video for NEET 2020.

  

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:12 PM IST

NEET 2020 Answer keys expected soon

The unofficial NEET answer keys will be released soon by Aakash, Allen, Resonance, Careers360 and many other other centres. The NEET answer kets for codes E1, E2, E3, F1, F2, F3, G1, G2, G3 and H1, H2, H3 will be soon available. NEET 2020 answer keys will be the correct answers to the NEET questions

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:11 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam analysis: Difficulty level was moderate says a candidate

Difficulty Level Moderate, Physics Tough and Lengthy, Check the student reaction directly from the exam centre.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:11 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam analysis: Difficulty level was moderate says a candidate

Difficulty Level Moderate, Physics Tough and Lengthy, Check the student reaction directly from the exam centre.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:09 PM IST

Post NEET 2020: Chaos outside, forget 6 feet, not even 6 cm social distancing followed at many exam centres

The scene outside most NEET exam centres is chaotic. Students are coming out and gathering outside along with their parents. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:54 PM IST

NEET 2020: "Staff was trying to implement safety measures" said by Mohit, Gurgram

Mohit NEET aspirants said that "We had to leave home early. I traveled on scooty with my mother, had to report at 11. Staff was trying to implement safety measures, however, the crowd was not following the instructions. Students were still standing in a queue in front of the entry gate, but parents were standing in a group and shouting/screaming/complaining about a lot of things. The NEET 2020 question paper was difficult. Biology questions were simple, but tricky. NEET 2020 Physics was lengthy and difficult.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:49 PM IST

Reaction of NEET 2020 aspirants after the exam

Aspirants can check the NEET 2020 post-exam reaction from the below.

SOPs were not followed at NEET 2020 exam centres

 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:43 PM IST

"NEET 2020 paper was difficult" says Raushan of Delhi

Asking about the NEET 2020 difficulty level, Raushan of Delhi said that "Paper was difficult. In which Physics subjects was quite tough and Biology was quite tricky. All of us were feeling tired even before the NEET 2020 exams started. Metro services were resumed, but the frequency was horrible. couldn't afford to wait for half an hour at the Metro station. I reached the NEET 2020 exam center in time, but had to wait for an hour to get done with corona screening.'

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:38 PM IST

What happened inside NEET 2020 exam hall?

Inside the NEET 2020 exam hall, aspirants have to go through the below-mentioned process.

  • New masks were provided
  • Candidates were allowed to remove gloves but not the mask
  • Only the front page of NEET 2020 admit card was allowed and rest were removed by authorities.
  • Videos recording was done of candidates, for which first NEET roll number was captured and then candidates face.
  • Candidates have to sanitize their hands as soon as they have entered the exam hall.
  • NEET OMR sheet, pen, and the rough sheet was given at 1:50 PM, to be opened at 1:55 PM
  • Attendance was marked by signing twice on the attendance sheet and pasting photographs and writing question paper numbers. 
  • NEET 2020 exam was started at 2:00 PM with 12 candidates and two invigilators in one room
  • Details regarding the NEET 2020 exam centres were written at the exam board for the candidate's convenience. 
  • Before leaving the NEET exam hall, aspirants have to give their signature


Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:25 PM IST

NEET 2020: Question Paper Sample

The question paper codes are E, F, G and H. A sample of the NEET 2020 question paper

NEET question paper sample

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:21 PM IST

"There are more tricky question asked in exam" says a NEET 2020 aspirants

Asking about the level of the NEET 2020 question paper, medical aspirants who have appeared for NEET 2020 has said: "There is more tricky question asked in the exam". He further added the question of NEET Biology was quite easier than others, Physics was the toughest among all. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:14 PM IST

Answer key of NEET question paper code E2, F2, G2, H2 to be released soon

As the NEET exam concludes at 5:00 PM, aspirants seeking NEET answer key code for E2, F2, G2, H2 should track this page regularly. As Careers360 is going to update the NEET 2020 answer key of code E2, F2, G2, H2 as soon as it will be available. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:10 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam has been concluded for question code E2, F2, G2,H2

NEET 2020 exam has been concluded for more than 15 lakhs aspirants. Aspirants have to answer the NEET 2020 question paper for code E2, F2, G2, H2. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 04:56 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam about to conclude in few minutes

In few minutes NEET 2020 will be going to be concluded. On the basis of performance in the NEET exam, aspirants will be granted admission to 80,055, MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, and 525 BVSc & AH offered in colleges of India. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 04:42 PM IST

Know how to calculate NEET 2020 score?

Aspirants can use the below-mentioned formula to calculate the score of NEET 2020.

Formula to calculate NEET 2020 score = [4*(Number of Correct Responses)] – [1*(Number of Incorrect Responses)]



As per the official NEET 2020 marking scheme:

  • 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer
  • 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer
Sept. 13, 2020 | 04:04 PM IST

How difficult was previous year NEET exam?

Aspirants seeking to know the previous year's difficulty level should know that the biggest medical entrance exam was much easier than the NEET 2018. Questions were asked from all subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Biology from the NCERT syllabus. In the Physics section, most of the questions were asked from Mechanics and Modern Physics. More questions were asked from Physical Chemistry, while Biology was dominated by Ecology and Biotechnology. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 03:44 PM IST

Know the last year NEET 2020 cutoffs

Aspirants can go through the previous year NEET cut off, just to know the equivalent cutoff scores on which last year medical admission was closed. 

NEET cutoff MBBS/BDS marks- 2019, 2018

CategoryNEET cutoff percentileNEET MBBS/BDS qualifying marks (2019)

NEET cutoff scores (2018)

Unreserved (UR)50th701-134691-119
SC/ST/OBC40th133-107118-96
Unreserved PH (UR-PH)45th133-120118-107
SC/ST/OBC-PH40th119-107106-96
Sept. 13, 2020 | 03:14 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam to be over at 5:00 PM; Answer key to be released soon

NTA will conclude the NEET 2020 at 5:00 PM. Within the few hours of completion of the exam, Careers360 will be providing the NEET 2020 answer key, exam analysis as per student reactions. Aspirants can have the track over this page to get the latest update on NEET answer key and exam analysis. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 03:07 PM IST

Money being charged at NEET exam centres; NTA denied for money

Through a Twitter post, at Meridian School, candidates are being asked to carry three passport size photographs. However, students were asked to carry 2 passport size photographs as mentioned in the NEET admit card 2020. 

National Testing Agency (NTA) has replied to the tweet stating that, "No money is to be charged. NTA has provided that in case someone fails to bring the photo, the same can be clicked at the centre, free of charge. Also, one photo already pasted on Admit Card, and one spare for Attendance Sheet is needed."

Sept. 13, 2020 | 02:25 PM IST

Entry to NEET latecomers are not allowed

Latecomers for NEET entrance exam have not been allowed to enter into the centre, as the last entry time was 1:30 PM. Sidharth from Biwani was late by 20 minutes due to traffic jam and rough roads. He had prepared well for NEET UG exam but not allowed to appear for the exam. The gate keepers said that the NEET exam centre in-charge has arrived and now it cannot be permitted.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 02:07 PM IST

NEET 2020 exam started for 15.97 lakh aspirants

NTA has started the NEET 2020 exam from 2:00 PM and will be concluded at 5:00 PM. As many as 15.97 aspirants are expected to appear for India’s single largest medical entrance examination amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. NEET UG exam is being conducted for admission to 80,055, MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, and 525 BVSc & AH offered in colleges of India. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 02:00 PM IST

NEET 2020: Students with high temperature asked to wait for some time

A candidate said, "Some of us who've higher temperatures are being asked to wait for some time as it can be due to hot weather. We're drinking water & trying to relax." 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:50 PM IST

NEET 2020: Entry gate at exam centre closed

The entry gate at the NEET exam centre has been closed now the exam will be commenced from 2:00 PM.


Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:44 PM IST

NEET in Uttar Pradesh: Its a festival time with mass gathering outside exam centres

NTA NEET SOPs have proved of little to no help. Most of the exam centres are packed with students and parents. The COVID-19 precautions, exam day guidelines seem to have gone for a toss in UP. A scene outside the Diamond Public School, Loni Road, Ghaziabad, UP where kids are falling due to heat. The exam centre is also not equipped with medical support says a twitter user.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:43 PM IST

Pre-exam NEET 2020 student reactions

Despite of protest on postponement of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test - NEET, students have went to the exam centres. Here are some of the pre-exam NEET 2020 student reactions direct from the exam centre.

Lakshmi: I have arrived from nearby. I think NEET postponements was an advantage for preparations. I have studied for NEET entrance exam by my own. This is my first attempt for the exam.

Nishant: I am from Gurgaon and I have not faced any kind of difficulty in reporting at the NEET exam centre. I have studied by my own for NEET exam centre and I am not sure for preparations. The postponements has really helped me in putting more efforts during preparations.

Hemant: I  am from Gurgaon and there was no problem while reporting here. This is my first NEET attempt. I am confident for Biology.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:40 PM IST

Mismanagement at NEET 2020 exam centre; no SOPs followed

Despite every possible measure taken by NTA, authorities have failed to manage the proper social distancing norms at NEET 2020 exam centers.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:34 PM IST

Temperature of candidates being checked for NEET 2020 at Chattisgarh exam centre

Aspirants are getting enter to the NEET 2020 exam centre after proper checking of temperature.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:19 PM IST

"Coming from 100 KM to reach at NEET 2020 exam centre" says aspirants

Aspirants have reached the NEET exam centre for appearing the exam, as per their staggered time slot. Watch the pre-reaction of student for NEET 2020.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:10 PM IST

SOPs, exam day guidelines are on back burner in many NEET exam centres

This is what happens when more than 15 lakh students are accommodated in only 3800 exam centres. Social distancing goes for a toss in many exam centres. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 01:08 PM IST

Various arrangements at Metro Stations for NEET 2020

Police officials are helping NEET 2020 aspirants in ensuring proper arrangements at Kolkata metro station.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:57 PM IST

Students are not following social distancing norms at NEET exam centre

Aspirants are appearing for NEET 2020 are not appearing for exam by following social distancing norms at some places.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:51 PM IST

NEET in Chhattisgarh: Temperature check, social distancing outside exam centre

Candidates have to undergo thermal screening and follow the social distancing norms outside an exam centre in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. reports ANI. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:50 PM IST

NEET exam: Know NTA issues COVID guidelines to follow at exam centre

Candidates must follow all the instructions given by National Testing Agency for the NEET exam. NTA has specifically released COVID related guidelines for the NEET exam to be followed by candidates. The same can be seen here

NEET COVID Advisory

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:46 PM IST

Fill the NEET 2020 self declaration form before reaching the exam centre

The self declaration form for neet 2020 download is combined with the NEET UG admit card. The NTA NEET  exam guidelines specify that before reaching the Centre as per the given NEET exam time, candidates must enter required details in the Self Declaration (Undertaking) in legible handwriting.

How to fill NEET self-declaration form?

  • Candidates must download their neet.nic.in admit card and enter details in the NEET Undertaking form in their own handwriting.
  • They must paste the Photograph(same as NEET application form)
  • Next they should put their Left- Hand Thumb Impression in the given place. They should ensure that their Left- Hand Thumb Impression is clear and not smudged.
  • They should also get their Parent’s signature at the appropriate place. 

Imp: The signature should be done on the day of examination in presence of the Invigilator in the examination Room/Hall.

A sample of the NEET Undertaking form 2020 is given below

NEET Self Declaration form

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:45 PM IST

Protest at NEET exam centre in Madurai

Through twitter it has been reported that protest has been started against NEET 2020 entrance exam in a centre at Madurai. Previously, several students were protesting against conducting NEET exam.



Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:41 PM IST

What are the things to carry at NEET 2020 exam centre?

NTA has specified the below-mentioned documents, which every aspirant has to carry at the NEET exam centre before reaching there.

  • Original copy of NEET 2020 admit card

  • Mask on face and gloves on hand

  • Personal small hand sanitizer (50 ml)

  • Personal transparent water bottle

  • Identification Proof (Aadhaar card, Ration card, Passport, PAN card, Driving license, Voter ID or other government authorized document)

  • A passport size photograph to be pasted on the attendance sheet

  • PwD certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if claiming the relaxation under PwD category.

  • Scribe (Letter of Undertaking of using own scribe), if applicable. Scribe should carry a self undertaking, a COVID related undertaking (same proforma), photo ID to the exam centre

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:40 PM IST

NEET in Greater Noida: A usual day outside exam centre

The social distancing norms have become more important than ever before due to rising cases of COVID-19. But, it's a normal day outside the NEET exam centre in Greater Noida. Where is social distancing? asked a twitter user. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:37 PM IST

NEET 2020 students have started reporting with their parents

Candidates have started reported at the NEET 2020 exam centres along with their parents. They are being asked to maintain social distancing at the exam centre. However, someone are following and someone are not.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:36 PM IST

Candidates of NEET 2020, started arriving at NEET 2020 exam centre Karnataka

Candidates arriving at NEET examination centre in Bengaluru to write the medical entrance test. Students are enthusistcly appearing for the NEET 2020 exam amid of COVID.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:21 PM IST

NEET 2020: Admit card & documents are properly checked at Hooghly exam centre

Examinees started entering the NEET exam centre a short while ago at Hooghly. Authorities are allowed to enter inside the exam centres for NEET 2020 after ensuring proper sanitization & thermal screening students.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:20 PM IST

NEET 2020: No implementation of social distancing at exam centres

Several students through Twitter have complained regarding the lack of implementation of COVID-19 rules at the NEET exam centre - Gurunanak Institute of Technology.



Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:13 PM IST

Know the latest frisking process at NEET 2020 exam centre

Due to COVID-19 measures, NTA has modified the process of frisking at the NEET exam centre.

• A metal detector will be there at the NEET exam centre to detect the metal.
• The metal detector does not come in physical contact with any candidate during the process of frisking at the NEET 2020 exam centre
• Bluetooth and Wi-Fi signal presence will be checked and jammed by authorities
• All the installed jammers/ CCTVs (if applicable) will be functional during the NEET exam as per NTA latest guidelines

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:13 PM IST

NEET in Delhi: Social distancing being followed by students

NTA guards can be seen managing the crowd. While the students are following the social distancing norms, the parents looked clueless outside the exam centre. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 12:05 PM IST

Photographers are available at the NEET 2020 exam centre

As per the recent developments in NEET 2020, Photographers are also available for aspirants who forgot to bring Photographs at the exam centre. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:42 AM IST

NEET 2020: Students entering the exam hall in lucknow

Aspirants amid of COVID-19 reached at the NEET exam centre, As the NTA has allotted the staggered timings to report at the NEET exam centre, so aspirants of the first batch started entering the exam hall. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:26 AM IST

First batch of candidates enter into NEET exam centre

The first batch of NEET 2020 candidates have entered the exam centre at Egmore in Chennai.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:19 AM IST

Know the NTA gudielines before reaching at NEET exam centres

Aspirants before reaching the exam centre should know the NTA NEET exam day guidelines. So that they will not face any kind of inconvenience before appearing for NEET 2020. 

Documents required for NEET at exam centre.
The below-mentioned documents and materials must be carried to the NEET examination centre by medical aspirants. These are part of the NEET 2020 exam day guidelines provided by NTA:

  • Printout of NEET admit card (all 3 pages of the PDF)

  • Two passport size photographs (same as pasted on NEET 2020 application form)

  • Valid photo ID Proof (original)

  • Wear masks and gloves to the examination centre.

  • Carry a transparent water bottle for personal use.

  • Carry hand sanitizer (50 ml).

Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:12 AM IST

NEET 2020 students arriving at exam centre in Madurai

Medical aspirants have started reporting at the Central School, Narimedu NEET exam centre in Madurai for entrance exam. Some of the pictures have been shared of aspirants arriving and waiting outside the NEET test centres.



Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:11 AM IST

NEET 2020: Social distancing norms being followed at Kolkata metro

The state govt ordered to resume metro services today for NEET 2020 examination aspirants & their parents. Social distancing is being followed inside the metro due to COVID-19.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:09 AM IST

NEET 2020: Maharashtra Education Minister wishes NEET aspirants all the best

Uday Samant, Maharashtra's Education Minister tweeted his best wishes to all NEET aspirants



Sept. 13, 2020 | 11:06 AM IST

NEET 2020: Students started arriving at West Bengal Exam centre

Aspiring candidates started arriving at their allotted NEET 2020 exam centre, before the exam timing to avoid any kind of inconvenience,

Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:57 AM IST

NEET 2020: Students facing travelling issues

Through twitter, many students have complained regarding the issues being faced while travelling at the NEET exam centres. Some of them are requesting the education minister, the prime minister and state chief minister for help to report at the centre on time to appear for NEET 2020 exam.



Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:56 AM IST

NEET 2020: Medical aspirants provided free transportation for exam

Odisha has provided free transportation for all NEET 2020 aspirants so they reach their exam centres as per the NEET exam rtiming mentioned in their NEET admit card



Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:44 AM IST

Is pen allowed in NEET 2020 exam?

Considering the COVID-19 pandemic, it is stated that the authorities will be providing the pen at the allotted exam centres for writing NEET exam 2020. It is advised that aspirants should not carry a pen with them. However, they must carry their NEET admit cards with undertaking, valid ID proof, PwD certificate, mask, transparent water bottle and hand sanitizer (50 ml).

Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:26 AM IST

NEET 2020: Special train from Bhopal to Anuppur

The railways is running two special trains Anuppur-Bhopal-Anuppur. the first train departed on Saturday at 7.30 pm from Anuppur and will arrive in Bhopal on Sunday morning in time for the NEET 2020 exam. Bhopal has 26 exam centres and students from 20 districts have been allotted exam centres here. Bhopal has now has 8 different trains including the special trains to carry students and reach exam centres as per the NEET exam time.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:15 AM IST

NEET 2020: Rahul Gandhi wishes good luck for aspirants

Rahul Gandhi tweeted "My best wishes to the students appearing for NEET exam and my sympathies to those who couldn’t take it due to the Covid pandemic and floods "

Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:11 AM IST

Indian Railways running special trains for NEET aspirants

To increase the movements of around NEET 2020 registered candidates, an effort to run the special trains has been made by the Indian Railways due to COVID-19. Aspirants can check the list of special train active for NEET 2020.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 10:06 AM IST

Special metros and buses for NEET 2020 exam

The Kolkata Metro is running the 79 special trains for all NEET aspirants, in order for smooth conduction of the exam. The special metro trains would operate from 10 am to 7 pm. All aspirants who have to travel to their NEET exam centre would have to show their admit cards at the gates to enter the stations. 

More than 2500 buses across the state will be running for NEET aspirants. Besides this private transportation is also active in the state for NEET 2020.  

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:59 AM IST

Education Minister congratulates all NEET 2020 aspirants

Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, Education Minister of India congratulates all aspirants who are appearing for NEET 2020 today at their respective exam centres.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:55 AM IST

Founder of KIIT wishes best for all NEET 2020 aspirants

Achyuta Samanta, Founder of KIIT wishes best for all aspirants who are appearing for the NEET exam this year amid pandemic.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:51 AM IST

No Curfew in Punjab due to NEET 2020

In order to conduct NEET 2020 exam smoothly in the state, Punjab CM lifted the curfew in the state, the non-essentials will remain closed.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:24 AM IST

Advocate Alakh Alok Srivastava demanded Re-NEET exam

For aspirants who are not able to appear for NEET 2020 on September 13 for any circumstances, Advocate Alakh Alok Srivastava demanded Re-NEET 2020 exam.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:18 AM IST

Candidates with high temperature but not COVID positive will be allowed to appear in NEET exam

Khurda DM S K Mohanty who is a part, senior health department officials, and NEET state nodal officer Polly Patnaik told PTI after the review meeting "Yes, the candidates having more than normal body temperature and symptoms of COVID, but not tested positive, will be allowed to appear the examination."

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:12 AM IST

Akhilesh Yadav slams centre for holding NEET 2020 exam amid COVID

Akhilesh Yadav slams BJP for holding the NEET exam 2020 and tweeted regarding it.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 09:03 AM IST

Odisha CM wishes best for NEET 2020 aspirants

Naveen Patnaik, CM of Odisha  has wished best for all aspirants who are going to appear for NEET 2020.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:59 AM IST

What is the NEET 2020 exam timing?

Aspirants must note that they have to report at the exam centre, as per the staggered NEET time slot mentioned in their respective, admit card Candidates should know the NEET exam timing from the table below. 

Exam timing of NEET 2020

Particulars
Timings of NEET
Last entry in the examination hall as per the NEET 2020 timing
1:30 PM
Duration of NEET Exam
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (3 hours)
Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:34 AM IST

Some trending FAQs related to NEET 2020

  • How many photos are required for NEET 2020?

Ans:  Candidates must carry two passport size photographs to the NEET exam centre. Aspirants must note that they have to paste the same photographs as uploaded in the NEET 2020 Application form before reaching the exam centre. 

  • Which pen to use in NEET 2020 exam?

Ans:  Candidates will be provided with a pen inside the NEET exam hall by the NTA itself. So they do not have to worry about this.

  • Are jeans allowed at the NEET exam centre 2020?

Ans: As per the NEET dress code 2020, NTA will not allow jeans with pockets and designs. So, aspirants are advised not to wear jeans while appearing for NEET, in order to avoid any kind of inconvenience. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 08:01 AM IST

Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank gave his best wishes for NEET aspirants

Union Cabinet Minister for Education, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank wishes best for all aspirants going to appear for NEET 2020. He further added that all NEET aspirants should follow the NTA guidelines and appear for the exam.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:52 AM IST

How to fill NEET OMR Sheet 2020?

Many candidates have been asking the question - how to fill OMR Sheet in NEET? The method to fill NEET OMR sheet 2020 is given below.

All candidates appearing for the exam will be issued a ntaneet.nic OMR sheet 2020 at the state of the neet exam time. The OMR sheet contains a question followed by multiple options as answers with a circle next for each option. Candidates must darken the correct answer given therein. They must not scratch or tick the answers. The circle must be filled for it to be read by the OMR scanner. Check the sample below. They must submit the NEET 2020 OMR sheet after the NEET exam timing is over.

NEET OMR Sheet

Sept. 13, 2020 | 07:23 AM IST

NEET 2020: common doubts on NEET dress code, OMR sheet, photos and such

Some queries on NEET exam timing, NEET self declaration form, scribe documents, neet dress code are answered here

Is postcard size photo required for NEET 2020?
Not really. Passport size photograph (2 numbers) are needed. One for NEET self declaration form and one for NEET exam attendance sheet.

What are the scribe related documents for NEET?

Scribe must also carry his/her own NEET Self Declaration form, passport size photograph, valid government identity and COVID-19 NEET undertaking form

Is leggings allowed for NEET? Are trousers allowed for females?

Yes, as long as they dont have any large pockets or big buttons and metal embellishments

Where to download self declaration form for NEET 2020?

The NEET self declaration form 2020 is part of NEET admit card. The NEET undertaking form can be downloaded here 

What is the nta neet exam dress code?

NEET dress code 2020 says no long sleeved clother, metal buttons, belts, watches, shoes, jewellery etc. Check NEET 2020 dress code  here

What is proforma in neet 2020 ?

Proforma means the document pr form as per specifications or format. Proforma in NEET 2020 is mentioned for the NEET self declaration form.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:57 AM IST

NEET 2020 Admit Card: What to carry to exam centre?

NTA NEET 2020 will be held at 2 pm. NTA guidelines specify that candidates have to carry their NEET admit card as well as the COVID undertaking. Certain documents and things will be allowed by NTA along with NEET admit card.

Know five instructions to keep in mind on exam day of NEET.

What to carry/ wear to exam centre on NEET exam day?

  • Original copy of NEET 2020 admit card

  • Mask on face and gloves on hand

  • Personal small hand sanitizer (50 ml)

  • Personal transparent water bottle

  • Identification Proof (Aadhaar card, Ration card, Passport, PAN card, Driving license, Voter ID or other government authorized document)

  • A passport size photograph to be pasted on the attendance sheet

  • PwD certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if claiming the relaxation under PwD category.

  • Scribe (Letter of Undertaking of using own scribe), if applicable. Scribe should carry a self undertaking, a COVID related undertaking (same proforma), photo ID to the exam centre

Sept. 13, 2020 | 06:48 AM IST

NEET 2020 Dress Code: What to wear and what to avoid?

NTA has specified the NEET dress code. Candidates must keep the NEET dress code in mind and ensure they follow the NTA guidelines on the same. NEET exam dress code for female 2020 and male are given below

NEET 2020 dress code for boys
Half sleeves shirts or T-shirts, light clothes without or fewer zip, pockets, big buttons, big pockets and embroidery, trousers, simple pants and sandals and chappals are allowed. No kurta pyjama, shoes, belts, large buttons, long sleeved clothes, metal items or jewellery, 

NEET exam dress code for females

Half-sleeves top or clothes, low heel footwear, sandals or chappals will be allowed.  Candidates should avoid wearing clothes with elaborate embroidery, flowers, brooches, belts, big pockets and fashionable jeans, ornaments like earrings, nose rings, pendants, necklace bracelets and anklets. Simple pants and trousers for girls may be allowed.
NEET Female dress code allows girls to wear legging and trousers with no big pockets and belts or big buttons. 

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:54 AM IST

NTA NEET 2020 exam: Over 40 exam centres changed; candidates must download fresh NEET admit cards

NTA has announced that over 40 exam centres have been changed with regard to COVID-19 measures. Candidates appearing for NEET 2020 from these centres must login and download their NTA NEET admit card afresh from ntaneet.nic.in

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:49 AM IST

Latest NEET News: Kolkata to run special metro services for NEET aspirants

The latest NEET exam news from West Bengal is that special services will be provided by the Kolkata Metro for NEET exam aspirants for their convenience.

Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:41 AM IST

NEET 2020 Helpline numbers

To questions on neet ug 2020 admit card or any queries on NEET exam, candidates must contact the following numbers

  • 8287471852
  • 8178359845
  • 9650173668
  • 9599676953
  • 8882356803
Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:25 AM IST

NEET 2020: Indian Railways is running special trains for NEET aspirants

Indian Railways is running special trains for all NEET 2020 aspirants. The list of trains and other details were released. 

Trains for NEET aspirants


Sept. 13, 2020 | 05:22 AM IST

NEET 2020 Exam Day: Many states have announced facilities for NEET aspirants

For the smooth conduction and completion of NEET UG medical entrance exam, several states like Punjab have uplifted the lockdown for convenience of students. Four special trains are running for NEET candidates to help them reach their exam centres as specified in NEET exam timing on NTA NEET admit card.


NTA NEET 2020 Exam arrangements in other states

Rlys to run 20 pairs of special trains from Sept 2-15 for JEE, NEET, NDA exam candidates in Bihar

NEET 2020: Odisha Govt to provide free transportation, accommodation

No complete lockdown on Sep 12 due to NEET exams: Mamata Banerjee

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