NEET 2020 Result Today - Know How to Calculate NEET Percentile

NEET 2020 Result Today - Know How to Calculate NEET Percentile
Sahiba.Sharma | Oct 16, 2020 - 3:03 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: Medical aspirants nationwide are impatiently waiting for the activation of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test - NEET result 2020 link. However, NEET 2020 result PDF need to be understood by candidates in order to know how they have secured the rank and score which is being reflected on their scorecards. Also, since reports suggest that over 13 lakh registered aspirants appeared for the exam which was conducted twice, on September 13 nd October 14, 2020 respectively, it is certain that more than one candidate secure same marks.
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In such scenarios what will the NEET tie breaking criteria be and how will percentile score be calculated are some of the thoughts that arise in student mind. An end to these confusions as been provided below for the convenience of candidates.

NEET tie breaking criteria

According to the information brochure the tie breaking criteria for NEET 2020 result is as follows:

  • 1st preference - Candidates obtaining higher marks in Biology (Botany & Zoology) in the Test.
  • 2nd preference - Candidates obtaining higher marks in Chemistry in the Test.
  • 3rd preference - Candidates with less number of attempted wrong answers in all the subjects in the Test.
  • Final preference - Candidates older in age to be preferred

NEET Result Raw Score Calculation Formula

NEET marks = 4 X total correct answers - 1 X total incorrect answers

NEET Percentile Score Calculation Formula

100 x number of candidates appeared with raw score equal to or less than the candidate


Total number of candidates appeared

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