NEET 2020 phase 2 today; know the exam important details

NEET 2020 phase 2 today; know the exam important details
Team Careers360 | Oct 14, 2020 - 9:23 a.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: National Testing Agency (NTA) is going to conduct the NEET phase 2, 2020 today, October 14 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM. The second phase of NEET is being conducted for selected candidates who could not appear for the examination on the previous schedule, September 13 due to specific circumstances. Candidates who are either COVID positive or were in the contaminated zone as of September 13 and approached NTA authorities or who approached authorities 24 hours before the commencement of the NEET exam 2020 are going to appear for the exam.

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As per the media reports, less than 200 students appearing for NEET 2020 phase 2 today. Aspirants who are appearing for the special NEET exam should aware of some important details from below.

Know the NEET phase 2, 2020 exam date & timings details

In order to avoid inconvenience, aspirants who are appearing for the NEET 2020 phase exam should be aware of the exam dates and timings. Candidates can go through the NEET phase 2 exam details from below mentioned table.

NEET 2020 Phase 2 important details



Exam date

October 14, 2020


2 PM to 5 PM

Release of admit card

October 13, 2020

Examination centres

Likely to remain the same as allotted before

NEET Result 2020

The combined result to be released on October 16, 2020

Know who are appearing for the NEET phase 2 exam 2020

Aspirants must note that the NEET 2020 phase 2 is being conducted by NTA for only selective students. The NEET special exam is being conducted for the following candidates:

  • Candidates who were/are COVID positive and could not appear for the NEET UG 2020 exam

  • Candidates who were residing in containment zones and hence could not reach the NEET 2020 examination centre

Note: Such candidates had to contact the authorities for inclusion in the NEET Phase 2 examination with proper certification of proof if they have not done the same until now.

Know the NEET phase 2 exam pattern 2020

Before appearing for the NEET 2020 phase 2 exam, knowing the paper pattern use to boost up the preparation level. Aspirants can go through the NEET phase 2 exam pattern from the below mentioned table.

NEET phase 2 exam pattern 2020

Factors in Exam Pattern


Mode of NEET 2020 phase 2 exam

Pen and Paper-based. candidates are given an OMR sheet to mark the answers with a black or blue ballpoint pen

Duration of the NEET exam

3 hours


English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Oriya, Kannada, and Urdu

Question Type

Multiple Choice Questions

Total Number of Questions asked in NEET 2020

180 Questions

NEET 2020 marks in total

720 Marks

NTA NEET combined result 2020 on October 16

As per the NEET result 2020 date by NTA, authorities will be releasing the combined result for both phase 1 and phase 2 medical entrance test at on October 16. On the basis of NEET 2020 exam results by NTA, admission will be granted to 80,055, MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, and 525 BVSc & AH offered in colleges of India.

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