NEET cut off marks

NEET cut off marks: A brief about NEET– The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET-UG is an entrance examination in India, for students who wish to study any graduate medical course (MBBS/ dental course (BDS) or postgraduate course (MD / MS) in government or private medical colleges in India.NEET-UG (Undergraduate), for MBBS and BDS courses, are conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). NEET-UG replaced the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT) and all individual MBBS exams conducted by states or colleges themselves in 2013. However, many colleges and institutes had taken a stay order and conducted private examinations for admission to their MBBS and BDS courses.NEET 2017 entrance was held on 7th may 2017 results are awaited.

Undergraduate courses at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, Postgraduate Institute for Medical Education and Research in Chandigarh, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research JIPMER are outside the NEET’s purview, as these institutes were set up by separate laws.

NEET cut off marks

NEET cut off marks

 NEET cut off marks

As per regulations framed under the Indian Medical Council Act-1956 as amended in 2016 and the Dentists Act-1948 as amended in 2016, NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST (UG) – 2017 [NEET(UG)-2017] will be conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament e.g. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.

The NEET (UG)-2017 will be conducted on Sunday, the 7th May, 2017. The responsibility of the CBSE is limited to the conduct of the entrance examination, declaration of result and providing All India Rank to the Directorate General Health Services, Government of India for the conduct of counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats and for supplying the result to state/other Counselling Authorities.

According to an official notification, in order to qualify for admissions in MBBS and BDS seats in government, private and deemed medical colleges/universities in India, a candidate belonging to unreserved category have to score a minimum of 50th percentile in NEET 2017, and for candidates belonging to Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribes/ Other Backward Classes, the percentage to be obtained 40th. The candidates with locomotion disability, the minimum mark is 45th percentile is required for qualifying the exam.The cut off marks is depend on the higher marks secures in all India common merit list.

NEET Colleges

As per the orders of Honourable Supreme Court, there will be a single medical entrance exam all over India for admission into medical and dental colleges. The colleges will not be able to conduct their own medical entrance exam and thus all will accept students based on National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test 2017(NEET) Score. All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), is now known as NEET. The total number of seats offered under NEET are 53,430 which is distributed accordingly.

Colleges No. of seats offered
All private colleges 25,840
All government colleges 27,590
NEET Counselling seats 3,521
NEET Basis seats 35,461

NEET is also for admission into 15% seats in government medical and dental colleges and in all private medical and dental colleges all over India except Andhra Pradesh, Telangana. These states do not participate in NEET (15% all India quota).

Down below you can find the cut off marks for different categories:

NEET cut off marks: NEET 2017 Cut off marks

Category Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved 50th percentile
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes/ Other backward classes 40th percentile
Physically handicapped 45th percentile

NEET Cut off marks under 15% All India Quota seats

Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 685 – 468 14315
OBC 468- 465 230
SC 468- 352 2815
ST 466 – 303 1427
Unreserved & PH 466-214 430
OBC & PH 213-210 10
SC & PH 209-130 75
ST & PH 213 – 118 23

NEET Overall Cut off (Category-wise)

Category Marks Range Qualifying Criteria No. of Candidates
Unreserved 685 – 145 50th Percentile 171329
OBC 678 – 118 40th Percentile 175226
SC 595 – 118 40th Percentile 47183
ST 599 – 118 40th Percentile 15710
Unreserved & PH 474 – 131 45th Percentile 437
OBC & PH 510 – 118 40th Percentile 597
SC & PH 415 – 118 40th Percentile 143
ST & PH 339 – 118 40th Percentile 36

If you want to compare with other years you can find below for 2016 and can see the cut off marks.

NEET cut off marks: NEET 2016 appeared and qualified candidates

Category Eligible Regd. Candidates Appeared Absent Qualified (15%) Qualified (over all NEET)
Male 3,69,649 3,37,572 32,077 11,058 1,83,424
Female 4,32,930 3,93,642 39,288 8,266 2,26,049
Transgender 15 9 6 1 4
Total 8,02,594 7,31,223 71,371 19,325 4,09,477

And for 2013 you can check below:

NEET cut off marks :

Category Marks range Qualifying Criteria No. of Candidates
UR 691-098 50th Percentile 157214
OBC 629-081 40th Percentile 149078
SC 610-081 40th Percentile 42234
ST 586-081 40th Percentile 16518
UR & PH 589-089 45th Percentile 432
OBC & PH 491-081 40th Percentile 606
SC & PH 303-081 40th Percentile 173
ST & PH 297-081 40th Percentile 62

As according to result the result are not disclosed yet, so you have to wait for the cut of mark. As according to news the result will be declare on 8 June 2017.

NEET cut off marks

For further details on Result please refer this below link

For other information on examination please refer this Olatopper

May 25th, 2017
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