NEET 2018

NEET 2018 Exam details, Application Form,Exam dates

NEET 2018 (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test) is an All India Entrance Examination that every Medical students Opt to excel in. The examination is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Candidates who want to make their career in the Medical line, undertaking the courses like MBBS and BDS. This All India Entrance Examination is specially conducted for the candidates interested in MBBS and BDS. So, the name of the examination is given as NEET (National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test). The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts the NEET examination every year in the mid of the year. Candidates who crack the NEET 2018 examination will get the opportunities to get an admission in different MBBS and BDS colleges in India.

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NEET 2018 Exam Dates

The examination dates for NEET 2018 is tentatively out and candidates can have a look into it. You will get all the dates details like registration dates, admit card due date, last date for payment, etc. Below we are providing the tentative dates for the NEET 2018 examination. Please have a look. The official dates will be intimated later. This below mentioned dates will give the NEET 2018 aspirants an idea to prepare themselves beforehand.

Last Date to Receive the confirmation at CBSEJanuary 2018 (tentative)Last Date to Pay the FeeFebruary 2018 (tentative)

EventsOfficial Dates
Last date to Submit the Application Form (without payment)2nd Week of December 2017 (tentative)
Last Date to Submit the FeeJanuary 2018 (tentative)
Admit Card Release DateApril 2018 (tentative)
NEET 2018 Examination DateMay 2018 (tentative)
Result Declaration DateJune 2018 (tentative)
Counselling Session DateN/A


NEET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria is very important for any examination. So, to appear in the NEET 2018 examination, candidates will have to maintain the eligibility criteria and the candidate who meets with the eligibility criteria can only appear or apply in the examination.

  • Aspirants should be an Indian citizen and Overseas Citizen of Indian (OCI)
  • Aspirants should complete the age of 17 years at the time of admission or on or before 31st December 2018.
  • The maximum age limit to apply for the NEET 2018 examination for the general category candidates is 25 and for the reserved category candidates its 30 years.


CategorySeats in Percentage


  • Qualification Section – 12th standard with science stream with Chemistry, Physics, Bio-technology/Biology and English.
  • There is also a category wise eligibility criteria for all the categories. General category candidates should have 50% marks in PCB, 45% for PH general category candidates and 40% for OBC, ST and SC candidates.

NEET 2018 Application Form

Want the details on the NEET 2018 application form. All the details of the application form are mentioned below.

Firstly, candidates have to download the application form from the official website of CBSE and fill all the details on every step.

Important Details of the application:

  1. The application form should be filled only in English language
  2. Candidates have to submit the application form only via online process.
  3. The application will be updated on the website from second week of December 2017.

How to fill the application form

  1. Visit the website
  2. Click on apply online for NEET 2018
  3. Before filling the form read all the instructions carefully
  4. Download the application form
  5. Fill the details
  6. Upload the scanned passport sized photograph, signature and also right hand index finger impression

Follow the formats of the documents below


PhotographBetween 10 kb and 100 kbJPG
SignatureBetween 3 kb and 20 kbJPG
Right hand index finger impression


Between 3 kb and 20 kbJPG


  1. Pay the fee for the examination either by net banking, debit card, or by challan
  2. After paying the fee, confirm the page.
  3. After the completion of filling the form, along with the documents candidates have to send for confirmation to the address
The Assistant Secretary (NEET)

Central Board of Secondary Education,

Shiksha Kendra, 2, Community Centre,

Preet Vihar, Delhi-110 092


Application Fee Details

Find below the category wise application fee details.

CategoryWithout Late FeeWith Late Fee
General and OBCRs. 1400Rs.2800 (Extra 1400 is added for the late payment)
SC, ST, and PHRs. 750                Rs.2150 (Extra 1400 is added for the late payment)


Payment Details

Mode of Payment: candidates have to pay the application fee online using their debit card/credit card, net banking, etc. They can make the payment from any Syndicate bank, HDFC bank, ICICI bank, and State Bank of India and through e wallet of Common Services Center.

There is also an e-challan payment facility available for the candidates.

Correction process in the Application Form (if made any)

While filling the online application form, it is very important to check twice before submitting. If you make any mistake, the authority will not accept the application form. So, for correction of the mistake, candidates have to correct it before a period of time.

How to Correct the Particulars

  1. Visit the website
  2. Login with your user id and password by clicking the Candidate login option
  3. Now you can make the correction where necessary.
  4. But, while making the correction, please check twice because after making this correction, you will not get another chance to correct the same.

NEET Exam Pattern

The entire NEET examination pattern is made and published by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The syllabus for the NEET 2018 will be entirely from 11th and 12th standard. Find below the syllabus and pattern of the NEET 2018 examination.

Number of Paper1
No; of questions in the paper180 questions
Syllabus will be from the subjectsPhysics, Chemistry, Zoology & Botany
Language of the examinationHindi and English (Gujarati is added to the language list from this year, i.e. 2018. Candidates can now give the examination in Gujarati language also.)
Examination ModeofflineExam Duration3 HoursMarking Scheme4 marks for each answerNegative Marking1 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer


Syllabus for NEET 2018

The Syllabus for the NEET 2018 examination will be entirely from 11th and 12th standard. Subjects include Chemistry, Physics, Zoology and Botany for both NCERT and CBSE academic syllabus. Very few questions will be asked from other boards. Students, who all are thinking of appearing in the examination, should prepare well for the examination covering all the topics of Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Botany.

Below is the subject wise categorization of marks. This will help you in preparing for the examination.

SubjectsNumber of QuestionsMarks


NEET 2018 Physics Syllabus

11th Standard Syllabus12th Standard Syllabus
Motion of System of Particles and Rigid BodyElectromagnetic Waves
Properties of Bulk MatterMagnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
KinematicsDual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Laws of MotionElectromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
Oscillations and WavesElectronic Devices
Work, Energy and Power
GravitationCurrent Electricity
Physical world and measurementElectrostatics
Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic TheoryAtoms and Nuclei


NEET 2018 Chemistry Syllabus

11th Standard Syllabus12th Standard Syllabus
Chemical Bonding and Molecular StructureAlcohols, Phenols and Ethers
States of Matter: Gases and Liquidsp- Block Elements
Surface Chemistry
Laws of MotionElectromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
ThermodynamicsSolid State
EquilibriumChemical Kinetics
Some Basic Concepts of ChemistryHaloalkanes and Haloarenes
Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniquesd and f Block Elements
Structure of AtomPolymers
Redox ReactionsElectrochemistry
HydrogenCoordination Compounds
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in PropertiesAldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
HydrocarbonsChemistry in Everyday Life
Some p-Block ElementsOrganic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Environmental ChemistryBiomolecules


NEET 2018 Biology Syllabus

11th Standard Syllabus12th Standard Syllabus
Human physiologyEcology and environment
Plant PhysiologyGenetics and Evolution
Cell Structure and FunctionBiology and Human Welfare
Structural Organization in Animals and PlantsReproduction
Diversity in Living WorldBiotechnology and Its Applications


Note Some Important Notes

  1. Bring the admit card to the examination hall, If a candidate fail to bring the admit card, they will not be allowed to seat in the examination. Along with the admit card bring the following necessary things: post card size photograph, card board, ball pen, etc.
  2. Use only blue and black ball pen for the examination.

NEET Exam 2018 Admit card

After completion of all the procedure start from filling the application form, payment, etc. admit cards will be issued by the authority. The dates will be notified soon on the website. After the release of the admit cards, candidates have to download it from the website. Find how to download the NEET 2018 admit card below.

  • Visit the official website
  • Click on the NEET 2018 admit card download link
  • Enter the following details to get the admit card
Registration Number
Date of Birth
Security code
Security Pin


  • After entering the details submit the page
  • Then admit by your name will be appear on the screen
  • Check all the details on the admit card whether it is correct or not
  • If you witness any mistake on the admit card, quickly consult the matter with authority
  • If everything is fine, download the admit and get a print out

Details on the Admit Card

Below are details that candidates will get on the admit card.

  1. Candidate’s Name
  2. Father’s Name
  3. Date of Birth of the Candidate
  4. Photograph
  5. Roll Number
  6. Signature
  7. Examination Center Name and Address
  8. Category

Candidates will get the NEET 2018 Admit Cards in the month of April 2018.

Important Note: Admit cards will be available online. Candidates have to download it from the official website. No admit cards will be given to the candidates through post.

NEET Exam 2018 Counselling

After releasing the result of NEET 2018, the CBSE authority will release the counselling dates for various medical and dental colleges. Find below the counselling process and dates.

The counselling dates will be notified soon after declaration of the NEET 2018 result. Stay tuned to our website to get all the latest updates on the counselling and other details on NEET 2018.

Documents Required for the Counselling Session

10th & 12th Marksheets
10th and 12th Passing Certificate.
Rank Card and Score Card of NEET 2018
NEET Counselling Letter
Birth Certificate
Caste Certificate


NEET 2018 Counselling Process

As soon as the NEET 2018 results are out, the counselling session will get started. Check out the details below:

  1. Firstly, candidates have to register themselves to participate in the counselling session. After completing the registration process, you will be given a User Id and password in your registered mobile number and Email ID. Change the password of your own and keep it for further use. Without registration candidates will not be allowed to seat in the counselling session.
  2. In the second step, candidates have to fill and lock their choices. Candidates can give up to three preferences for the colleges of their choice. After selecting the names of the colleges, candidates have to lock the choices. It is compulsory to lock the seats.
  3. After the completion of the choice filling process, college allotment notifications will be given to the candidates through mail or a message in their registered mobile number. Candidates will get the seat allotment in the colleges according to the marks secured or rank in the NEET 2018 examination and of course according to the availability of seats.
  4. The fourth step is that, candidates will have to report at the assigned and allotted medical and dental colleges. At this stage, candidates have to pay the admission fee and book their seats and confirm it.

NEET Counselling Dates 2016

Main Counselling Registration, Choice Filling & Indicative Seat22nd August to 25th August, 2017 (Registration will be open up to 05:00 PM of 25th August 2016 only)
Exercising of Choices and Locking26th August, 2017 (up to 05:00 PM of 26th August,2016)
Process of Seat Allotment – Round 127th August, 2017
Round 1 Result Publish28th August, 2017
Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against 1st Round29th August to 3rd September, 2017 (up to 05:00 PM of 3rd September, 2017)
Exercising of Choices and Locking(Round 2)9th September 2017 to 10th September 2017
Process of Seat Allotment – Round 211th September, 2017
Round 2 Result Publish                12th September, 2017
Reporting at the Allotted Medical/Dental College against Round 213th to 20th September, 2017 (up to 05:00 PM of 20th September, 2017
Transfer of vacant seats to State Quota20th September, 2017 (After 05:00 PM)


Note: All the dates are tentative

Counselling Details Under 15% All India Quota

The 15% All India Quota selection is conducting by DGHS. All the details regarding the counselling will be available on:


The Assistant Director General (ME) Directorate General of Health Services,

Nirman Bhawan, New Delhi-110108

List of Documents needed at the Time of Admission

  1. 10th Marksheet
  2. 10th Passing Certificate
  3. NEET 2018 Admit Card
  4. Rank or Score Card of NEET 2018
  5. Caste Certificate if any
  6. Birth Certificate
  7. Identity Proof
  8. Provisional Letter
  9. Six Passport Size Photograph
  10. Link of 2016 AIPMT Bulletin

Find below some of the frequently asked question of NEET

  1. How seats allotted to students in NEET?

Answer: The government medical and dental colleges that provides MBBS and BDS courses, for the 15 per cent All India Quota Seats. In many states in India, the seats allotted through government quota.

All Private, management and NRI quota in Private and Medical Colleges.


  1. Number of attempts in NEET?

Answer: Candidates can apply as many times they want. There is no limit.


  1. For how may years the NEET result is valid?

Answer: It is valid till that particular academic year.


  1. Is there any negative marking in NEET?

Answer: Yes, each wrong answer will deduct 0.4 marks