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NEET 2022

The NEET 2022 is going to be conducted by NTA as per the Schedule given in the Information at a Glance for admission to MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS, and BHMS Courses as per the relevant norms/guidelines/regulations notified by the concerned Regulatory Bodies. The official website of the NTA for NEET (UG)-2021 is https://neet.nta.nic.in/. All the test-related information, as amended from time-to-time (if any), will be available on this website only. Candidates must regularly view this website for the latest updates.

Important Dates
1
Registration Begins :
November 2021
2
Last Date for Application :
December 2021
3
Admit Card Release :
April 2022
4
Exam Date :
First Sunday of May 2022
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Result :
First week of June 2022
Exam Details
Website :
https://neet.nta.nic.in
Mode :
Classroom
Exam Fee :
GC/OBC- INR 1400, SC/ST/PwD- INR 750
Exam Frequency :
Once a year
Duration :
180 Minutes (3 Hours)
Conducted By :
National Testing Agency (NTA)
Programmes :
MBBS/BDS/BAMS/BVSc/BHMS/BUMS/BPT, etc.
Languages :
Hindi, English, Malayalam, Urdu, Telugu, Tamil, Punjabi, Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, Bengali, Assamee, Uriya
Eligibility
Min Age : 17
Max Age : For GC- 25 Years, SC/ST & OBC- 30 Years
Marking Scheme, Pattern & Cut-Offs
Exam Mode :
Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs)
Stages :
1
Negative Marking :
Any incorrect option marked will be given -1.
Number of Ques. :
180
Maximum Marks :
720

Syllabus

The Medical Council of India (MCI) prescribes a syllabus for NEET. It covers topics from Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology from class 11 and 12. Typically, syllabus for NEET is published once a thorough review from inputs of different states on the syllabi is conducted. Syllabi are based on NCERT, CBSE and COBSEW. Check this space for the latest on the syllabus.

Provided below is the subject-wise syllabus for NEET 2022 from classes 11 and 12.

NEET 2022 Physics Syllabus

Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Physical world and measurement Electro statistics
Kinematics Current Electricity
Laws of Motion Magnetic effects of Current and Magnetism
Work, Energy, and Power Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Motion of systems of particles and rigid body Electromagnetic waves
Gravitation Optics
Properties of Bulk Matter Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Thermodynamics Atoms and Nuclei
Behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory Electronic Devices

Oscillations and wave

NEET 2022 Chemistry Syllabus

Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Some basic concepts of Chemistry Solid state
Structure of atom Solutions
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties Electrochemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular structure Chemical Kinetics
States of Matter: Gases and liquids Surface Chemistry
Thermodynamics General principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
Equilibrium P Block elements
Redox reactions D and F block elements
Hydrogen Coordination compounds
s-Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals) Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Some p-Block elements Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles and techniques Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Hydrocarbons Organic compounds containing Nitrogen
Environmental chemistry Biomolecules, Polymers and Chemistry in everyday life

NEET 2022 Biology Syllabus

Class 11th Syllabus Class 12th Syllabus
Diversity in the Living World Reproduction
Structural Organisation – Plants and Animals Genetics and Evolution
Cell Structure and Function Biology and Human welfare
Plant Physiology Biotechnology and its applications
Human physiology Ecology and environment

Reservation Criteria

NEET Reservation Criteria 2022

The following table describes the reservation criteria for different categories. Take a look.

Groups/Categories Reservation
General Economically Weaker section 10%
Scheduled Tribe 7.5%
Scheduled Caste 15%
Other backward castes 27%
Persons with disabilities 5%

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Will NEET 2022 syllabus be reduced due to COVID-19, especially will NTA remove physics from NEET syllabus?

Ans. As of now, there is no such announcement has been made. Any new changes in NEET 2022 syllabus (if made for 2022) will be updated instantly on the official website of the NEET examination.

Q2. Will there be any Change in NEET 2022 Exam Pattern?

Ans. There is no change in the exam pattern of NEET 2022 and will remain the same as the previous NEET examinations. Although, due to increasing cases of covid, NTA may conduct NEET 2022 in computer-based mode, like JEE Main. All the updates regarding the NEET examination and changes related to it will be updated on its official website and will be seen in news channels.

Q3. Should I take the Coaching for NEET 2022?

Ans. Yes, you should join coaching for NEET 2022. Coaching gives you great exposure to quality teaching, questions, and the tests conducted on the basis of NEET exam pattern. It will help you in staying confident to crack NEET 2022. Also, the coachings are properly experienced ones, thus, encouraging students through proper guidance and techniques to qualify for the examination.

Q4. Can a 12th pass-out candidate appear directly in NEET examination?

Ans. Yes, the students who have just passed out from the 12th standard are eligible to appear in NEET entrance examination. Although, the level of their preparation decides if they want to appear in NEET soon after qualifying 12th standard or they want to take a year drop out to strengthen their preparation.

Q5. In which colleges admission is given to the qualified candidates of the NEET entrance examination?

Ans. The qualified candidates are eligible to get admission in the AIIMS, JIPMER, and various other medical colleges of India. 

Q6. How many total questions are there in the NEET examination?

Ans. 200 questions are there in NEET. Candidates will get the internal choice in section B of the paper and they have to attempt only a maximum of 180 questions. 

Q7. What are the main subjects focused upon in the NEET examination?

Ans. All the questions are divided into Physics, Chemistry, and Biology in the entire paper.

Q8. What are the maximum marks for NEET 2022?

Ans. 720 marks are the maximum out of which candidates have to score.

Q9. What were the safety provisions provided by the NTA for the NEET examination?

Ans. For maintaining proper social distancing this time the exam centers were increased from 2546 to 3843 and all other safety instruments like sanitizer and masks were made compulsory.