NEET UG 2024, Eligibility, Exam pattern, Fee, Exam schedule/Dates, Apply Online

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG  2024, Eligibility, Exam pattern,  Fee, Application Details, Apply at

National Testing Agency (NTA) has given a notification for conducting the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test NEET for admission to undergraduate medical and dental examinations. Registration process would be completely online and interested candidates are required to apply online on The National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) is a national examination administered by the National Testing Agency to prospective medical students in India, covering biology, chemistry, and physics in 13 national languages. The official name for the NEET Exam is the National Eligibility Entrance Test. The National Medical Commission (NMC) and the Dental Council of India (DCI) recently decided together on the total number of seats for NEET 2024. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has initiated the registration process for NEET UG 2024 on its official website Prospective candidates can complete the NEET 2024 application form between February 9 and March 9, 2024. The NEET exam will take place in 13 languages on May 5, 2024. As the sole national-level undergraduate medical entrance exam, NEET UG will facilitate admission to 645 medical, 318 dental, 914 AYUSH, and 47 BVSc and AH colleges across India. the NTA has also published the information bulletin. Stay updated with live updates on the NEET UG 2024 registration process, dates, eligibility criteria, fees, application process, required documents, and other relevant information on this page. Candidates can refer to this article to access the NEET 2024 Information Bulletin and the direct link to apply for the NEET 2024 exam.

candidates interested in AIIMS MBBS and JIPMER MBBS programs may please note that they are also required to appear for NEET examination. NEET would be the only medical entrance examination in India from. The Health Minister had stated that the admission to both AIIMS and JIPMER would also come under the ambit of NEET examination as per the newly constituted NMC Act 2019. Students who want to study BSc Nursing and Health Sciences should also apply for NEET. This will be the first time the exam will be used for admission to these courses.

NEET UG Exam 2024-Overview

Organisation National Testing Agency
Exam Name NEET UG Exam 2024
Subject NTA would release NEET UG 2024 notification
Category Entrance Exam
Registration 09-02-2024 to 09-03-2024
NEET UG Exam Date 05-05-2024
Official Website
NTA Website

NEET UG Exam 2024-Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must have passed their class 12 or an equivalent from a recognized institute and Board.
  • Candidates who are appearing for their class 12 boards or equivalent in 2023 can also apply for NEET UG 2023.
  • Candidates who have completed Class 12 or equivalent from an open school are also eligible.
  • Candidates are required to clear their Class 12 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
  • Candidates having Biology as an additional subject in their Class 12 or equivalent are also eligible.

NEET UG Exam 2024-Age limit

The minimum age requirement for appearing in NEET is 17 years as on 31.12.2024. The Maximum age limit, as per the notification is 25 years as on the date of examination.

NEET UG 2024 Exam pattern:

There will be one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with a single correct answer) from physics, chemistry and biology (botany and zoology). NEET Exam will be held in offline mode for a total of 720 marks. Question papers can be obtained in the following languages – Hindi, English, Gujarati, Marathi, Oriya, Bengali, Assamese, Telugu, Tamil and Kannada. NEET UG 2024 exam pattern is released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). However, the exam conducting body is yet to release the exam pattern. It is expected that the NTA will keep the exam pattern the same for this year. As per the NEET exam pattern, the exam will consist of 200 multiple-choice objective-type questions from different subjects including Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (further divided into Botany and Zoology).Back in the year 2021, the NEET exam pattern witnessed massive changes as the total duration of the exam was increased by 20 minutes. Each question carries four marks under the NEET UG test marking structure, and one mark is subtracted for each incorrect response. A total of 720 marks will be awarded for the NEET exam 2024. Candidates planning to take the NEET exam in 2023 must be aware of its format as they prepare for the exam.

Particular Details
Mode of the examination Offline
Duration of the exam 3 hours 20 Minutes (200 Minutes )
Exam timing 2:00 PM to 5:20 PM
Types of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total number of Questions 200 (180 applicable questions for attempt)
Total Marks 720 marks
Negative marking Applicable
Marking Scheme 4 for each correct answer

-1 for each incorrect answer

No negative marking is done for un answered questions.

Total sections in the question paper 3 (Two sections for each subject)

Section A – 35 questions

Section B- 15 questions (10 to be attempted)

NEET Subjects Chemistry, Physics, and Biology (Botany Zoology)

Exam 2024-Application Fee

Category Application Fee
General 1,700
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 1,600
Scheduled Caste (SC) / Scheduled Tribe (ST), Persons with Disability (PwD) 1,000
Outside India 9,500
  • Payment Mode: Through Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking/UPI

NEET UG Exam 2024-Important Dates

Event  Dates
Start of the NEET UG 2024 registration 09-02-2024
Closing Date to Apply Online 09-03-2024 (up to 05:00 PM)
Last Date for Payment of Fee 09-03-2024 (up to 11:50 PM)
NEET 2024 application correction process To be intimated later on the website
NEET 2024 admit card 4th week of April 2024
NEET 2024 exam date 5th May 2024
NEET 2024 answer key release 1st week of June 2024
NEET 2024 result and final answer key 14th June 2024

How to Apply NEET UG Exam 2024

  • Visit the official website

  • Click on New Registration under the Apply online link.
  • Read the instructions carefully.
  • Select the checkbox.
  • Click on the Proceed option.
  • Full out the registration form.
  • Enter the security pin and click on submit.
  • Note down the application number.
  • Complete the application form.
  • Upload the required documents.
  • Pay the application fees.
  • Download the application form for future reference.

Click here to Download NEET UG Exam 2024 Notification pdf

Click here to Download NEET UG Exam 2024 Information Bulletin 

Click here to Apply online for NEET UG Exam 2024

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