NEET UG 2024 Exam Date: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the NEET UG 2024 exam date. The exam will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2024. The NEET UG is a national-level entrance exam for admission to undergraduate medical courses in India, including MBBS, BDS, AYUSH, and Veterinary courses.
NEET 2024 Exam Overview
|Name of Exam
|National Eligibility Entrance Test
|Exam Organizing Body
|National Testing Agency (NTA)
|Level of Exam
|Type of Exam
|Medical entrance exam
|Courses in which admission is through NEET
|MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS, and BHMS, Nursing
|Colleges in which admission is through NEET
|All Medical Colleges in India
|Mode of Exam
- NEET UG 2024 Exam Date Announced
- What is NEET UG?
- Eligibility Criteria for NEET UG
- Exam Pattern for NEET UG
- How to Prepare for NEET UG
- Important Tips for NEET UG Aspirants
NEET UG 2024 Exam Date Announced
The NTA announced the NEET UG 2024 exam date on September 19, 2023. The exam will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2024. The NEET UG is conducted once a year, and it is one of the most competitive exams in India.
What is NEET UG?
The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (Undergraduate) or NEET UG is a national-level entrance exam for admission to undergraduate medical courses in India. The exam is conducted by the NTA on behalf of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
Eligibility Criteria for NEET UG
To be eligible for NEET UG, candidates must have:
- Passed Class 12 or equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as compulsory subjects.
- Secured a minimum of 50% marks in PCB in Class 12 (40% marks for SC/ST/OBC candidates).
- Completed 17 years of age as on December 31 of the year of appearing for the exam.
Exam Pattern for NEET UG
The NEET UG exam is a pen-and-paper exam that is conducted for 3 hours. The exam is divided into three sections: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Each section has 45 questions (15 questions each from Biology, Physics, and Chemistry). The total number of questions in the exam is 180.
How to Prepare for NEET UG
To prepare for NEET UG, candidates should follow a well-structured study plan and refer to good-quality study materials. Candidates should also practice solving previous year’s question papers to get a better understanding of the exam pattern and the types of questions that are asked.
Important Tips for NEET UG Aspirants
Here are some important tips for NEET UG aspirants:
- Start your preparation early.
- Create a study plan and stick to it.
- Refer to good quality study materials.
- Practice solving previous year’s question papers.
- Take regular breaks.
- Eat healthy and get enough sleep.
- Stay positive and motivated.
The NTA is expected to release the NEET UG 2024 application form in March 2024. Candidates are advised to visit the official website of NTA NEET UG regularly for updates on the exam.