NEET 2013 UG Entrance Exam Notification

Medical Council Of India (MCI) released a notification for the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2013 as per the direction of Supreme court of India to conduct a common entrance exam national wide for the admission into the UG courses like MBBS,BDS. This examination is jointly organized by the MCI and DCI. There are totally 335 medical colleges in which the students can take admission.

Education Qualification : Students must be Passed in 10+2 (Intermediate) with minimum of 50% marks obtained.

Exam hall

Eligibility Criteria:
(i) Indian Nationals and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) are Eligible for appearing in the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG)
(ii) He/She has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete the age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year M.B.B.S./B.D.S. course.
(iii) The upper age limit for candidates seeking admission under 15% All India Quota Seats in Medical/Dental Colleges run by the Union of India, State Government, Municipal and other local authorities in India except in the State of  Andhra Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir is 25 years as on 31st December of the year of the entrance examination. Further provided that this  upper age limit shall be relaxed by a period of 5 (five) years for the candidates of Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes/Other Backward Classes.
(iv) The candidate must have passed in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and English individually and must have obtained a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/ Biotechnology at the qualifying examination.  In respect of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes or Other Backward Classes, the marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology taken together in qualifying examination be 40% instead of 50% for General Candidates.  Further, for persons for locomotory disability of lower limbs, the minimum of 45% marks for General-PH and 40% marks for SC-PH/ST-PH/OBC-PH are required. Those who are appearing Class XII examination in 2013 can also appear for the entrance test provisionally subject to their fulfilling the conditions later.

Pattern of Examination:
The NEET (UG) Entrance Examination shall consist of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with single correct answer) from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology).

Duration: Three hours

Application Fee : For General and OBC students application fee is Rs.1000/- & for SC,ST and PH students it is Rs.550 /-

Examination Fees Details and last date for submission of Application Form:

NEET exam notification 2013

Important dates
  • Schedule for submission of application forms without late fee : 01.12.2012 to 31.12.2012
  • Date of receipt of confirmation page in CBSE: 10.01.2013
  • Schedule for submission of online application forms with late fee Rs.1000/- : 01.01.2013 to 31.01.2013
  • Date of receipt of confirmation page in CBSE for the applications submitted with late fee of Rs.1000/-. 05.02.2013
  • Date of hosting of Admit Card - Application without Late Fee : 01.04.2013
  • Date of hosting of Admit Card - Application with Late Fee : 10.04.2013

Date of Examination, NEET (UG) : 05.05.2013 (Sunday)

Time Schedule National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)
Entry in the Examination Hall
9.15 AM 
Checking of Admit Cards by the invigilator
9.30 AM to 9.45 AM
Distribution of Test Booklet
9.45 AM
Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken/opened to take out the Answer Sheet
9.55 AM
Test Commences
10.00 AM
Latest Entry in the Examination Hall
10.00 AM
Test Concludes
01.00 PM
Declaration of Results :End of 1st week of June, 2013

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