NEET 2021 answer key after phase 2 registration ends

NTA has started the NEET 2021 phase 2 registration at The official NEET 2021 answer key will be released soon.

NEET 2021 answer key after phase 2 registration ends
Team Careers360 | Oct 5, 2021 - 8:56 a.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET 2021) was conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on September 12. NTA intends to release the NEET 2021 answer key (official) shortly at While the authorities have not specified a NEET 2021 official answer key release date and time.

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A PDF version of the NEET 2021 official answer key will be made available by authorities. There will be an official NEET UG 2021 answer key for every set of question papers provided during the NEET 2021 exam.

Additionally to the answer key, NTA is also expected to release the NEET 2021 OMR sheet. Students must cross-check all their answers against their OMR sheets and calculate their predicted NEET scores. Please read on for more information on it.

How to download NTA NEET 2021 answer key

Students can follow the instructions below to download the NEET 2021 answer key.

  • Go to the official website,

  • Click on the link “NEET 2021 answer key”

  • Log in with your application number and password.

  • The NEET answer key will appear on the screen.

  • Download the answer key according to the code.

How to calculate NEET 2021 scores by using a marking scheme

Students should cross-check all the answers and calculate the expected score after downloading the answer key. The NEET marking scheme assigns four marks for every correct answer and subtracts one mark for every wrong answer.

Formula to calculate the NEET 2021 predicted score

NEET scores = total correct attempts X 4 - total wrong attempts X 1

NTA NEET 2021 answer key challenge

NTA will publish the answer key along with the OMR response sheet. The NEET 2021 OMR response sheet consists of a scanned image of the OMR sheet that contains the responses given by the candidates in the examination.

Medical aspirants who feel that the NEET OMR response sheet 2021 has discrepancies are welcome to challenge it. Candidates are allowed two days to make a challenge from NTA. NTA will charge a fee of Rs. 1000 for each challenge. This fee is refundable, but it will not be refunded even if the challenge is overturned.

About NEET exam

For undergraduate medical courses like MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BHMS, and dental and AYUSH programs, the uniform entrance examination of NEET is conducted. The NEET 2021 exam was administered on September 12 using a pen and paper system in 13 languages. Every year, NEET is held to fill 83,075 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, and 603 BVSc and AH seats.

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