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Updated By Simran Saini on 03 Sep, 2020 12:07

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NEET UG 2020 Exam Pattern

NEET UG exam pattern 2020 is prescribed by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The NEET question paper 2020 will be available in 11 languages - Gujarati, Hindi, Tamil, English, Marathi, Bengali, Urdu, Assamese, Oriya, Kannada, and Telugu medium. Divided into Physics, Chemistry, and Biology sections, NEET question paper 2020 will consist of 180 questions that candidates have to attempt within 3 hours. NEET UG entrance exam will be conducted in offline mode (paper-based) mode that will select medical aspirants for MBBS and BDS courses in top medical colleges or universities of the country.

NEET 2020 exam is conducted in offline mode i.e. The mode of NEET entrance exam is Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) based.

NEET 2020 Sample OMR Sheet- PDF, Instruction, Booklet

By knowing the exam pattern and syllabus of NEET 2020 well in advance, NEET aspirants will get a thorough understanding of the nature of questions that will be asked in the exam, the weightage of each section, the duration of the exam, number of questions.

NEET UG Notification 2020 (PDF) - English

NEET Kannada Information Bulletin

NEET Odia Information Bulletin

NEET Marathi Information Bulletin

NEET Gujarati Information Brochure

NEET Assamese Information Bulletin

NEET Urdu Information Bulletin

Also Read: Check NEET Average Score for MBBS Admission under AIQ Here

Highlights of Exam Pattern

All the applicants of NEET-UG must know the highlights of the exam pattern. Here we have discussed the highlights of the NEET-UG examination. 

Name of the ExaminationNational Eligibility cum Entrance Exam
Mode of ExaminationOffline
Total no. of Section in the question paper3
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Total Marks

720

Total Number of Questions in the examination180
Marks per question4
Negative marking

-1 each wrong answer

Name of SectionsBiology
Chemistry
Physics
Language in which the NEET UG question paper availableEnglish, Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, Kannada, Assamese, Urdu, Marathi

Detailed NEET Exam Pattern 2020

There aren't any changes in the exam pattern of NEET 2020. The detailed NEET 2020 exam pattern can be checked below -

  • NEET 2020 will be conducted in an offline (paper-based) mode.
  • The total duration of the test is 3 hours.

  • There will be multiple-type of questions in the exam.

  • NEET 2020 will have 180 questions in total from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany & Zoology)

  • Candidates will have to fill their responses online.

  • There will be negative marking for wrong responses. For each wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted and for each correct response, 4 marks will be awarded to the candidates.

  • NEET 2020 question paper will be in Gujarati, Hindi, Tamil, English, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Urdu, Oriya, Kannada and Telugu medium.

NEET 2020 Subject Wise Exam Pattern

The detailed marks distribution for each of the section has been given here. All the applicants can check the section-wise marks division 

Name of Subject

Number of Question

Max Marks

Total Marks

Biology

90

4X90

360

Chemistry

45

4X45

180

Physics

45

4X45

180

Total

180 

720

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Related Questions

What is the upper age limit in neet(ug) 2021.is there any separate age limit in AIIMS-MBBS

-Amit dwivediUpdated on October 25, 2020 02:12 PM
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Diksha Nautiyal, Student / Alumni

Dear student, 

The upper age limit for NEET UG 2020 for General category students is 25 years and 30 years for reserved category and PWD candidates. To get detailed information on NEET UG 2020 eligibility criteria, click here.

For admission-related information and assistance, please fill our Common Application Form and avail expert assistance throughout the admission process. You can also try our toll-free student helpline number - 1800-572-9877 to get instant assistance.

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Is it compulsory to pass separately in theory and practical in physics, chemistry and biology in cbse boards.?

-AnonymousUpdated on October 25, 2020 02:09 PM
  • 6 Answers
Diksha Nautiyal, Student / Alumni

Dear student, 

Please refer to the following link that contains eligibility criteria for NEET UG 2020 in detail. This will clear all of your doubts regarding the same. You can also find official PDFs regarding the same on this very page. You can choose the language of your preference and read the notifications for precise information. 

For any admission-related help, please fill our Common Application Form and avail expert assistance throughout the admission process. You can also try our toll-free student helpline number - 1800-572-9877 to get instant assistance.

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What is the cutoff for OBC students of neet 2020 for out off 720

-AnonymousUpdated on September 07, 2020 02:40 PM
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Diksha Nautiyal, Student / Alumni

Dear student, 

NEET UG 2020 is yet to be conducted on 13th Sep 2020. The category-wise cut off for NEET 2020 will be released by different colleges after the results are out, for which, the dates have not been announced yet. Until then, you can check out the expected cut-off for NEET UG 2020 for every category HERE.

For any admission-related help, please fill our Common Application Form and avail expert assistance throughout the admission process. You can also try our toll-free student helpline number - 1800-572-9877 to get instant assistance.

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