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NEET 2022: Answer Key, Result, Merit List, Counselling


NEET 2022-23: National Testing Agency (NTA) issued the NEET 2022 hall ticket on July 12, 2022. NTA uploaded NEET admit cards on the official website, and only those aspirants who applied for the entrance test before the deadline have been given access to their NEET exam call letter. We have added the link to the NTA admit card for the NEET exam and the NEET exam guidelines regarding COVID-19 or more.

NTA carried out NEET 2022 on July 17, 2022, in offline mode, i.e., it was a pen-paper exam and took place from 2:00 p.m. to 5:20 p.m. And only those aspirants who carried a printout of their NTA NEET admit card were allowed to enter and sit in the exam hall. Candidates can go through the article to learn about all the important information related to the NEET exam 2022, including syllabus, eligibility, exam dates, and preparation tips.

Latest Updates:
– NTA will shortly issue the NEET 2022 answer key on its official web portal, viz. neet.nta.nic.in.
– NTA issued the UG NEET 2022 admit card on July 12, 2022. The entrance test is to take place on July 17, 2022.
– Aspirants are suggested to check NEET exam-day guidelines — along with the NEET dress code — to ensure that they are adhering to the guidelines issued by the NTA regarding how to take the test.

NEET 2022 Overview

Before we provide you with all the important information on NEET, let us have an overview of the exam:

Name of the ExaminationNEET
NEET Full FormNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
ModeOffline (Pen-and-Paper based)
Subjects4 (Physics, Chemistry, Botany & Zoology)
Time Limit3 Hours 20 Minutes
Total Questions200 (180 questions to be answered)
Subject Wise Questions50 (45 questions to be answered)
Maximum Marks720
Marks per Question4
Negative MarkingYes (-1)
Courses Offered Through the ExamMBBS, BDS, AYUSH, BVSc & AH

NEET 2022 Important Dates

Here are some of the important dates for NEET 2022:

EventNEET Dates
Date of notification releaseApril 06, 2022
Application form release dateApril 06, 2022
The last day to submit an application formMay 20, 2022 (by 9 pm)
Last date to pay the NEET application feeMay 20, 2022 (by 11:50 pm)
NEET application correction windowMay 24 to 27, 2022
NEET 2022 Exam City AllotmentJune 29, 2022
Release of NEET 2022 admit cardJuly 12, 2022 (Released)
NEET UG exam dateJuly 17, 2022
NEET provisional answer key release dateAugust 2022 (Tentative)
Last date to challenge the NEET official answer keyTo be announced
Release of final official answer keyTo be announced
NEET 2022 result announcementTo be announced
Start of counselling for seat allotmentTo be announced
Seat allotment processTo be announced

What is NEET and Its Scope?

NEET is an all-India level examination conducted to grant students admission to various MBBS, veterinary, and nursing colleges. With the help of NEET scores, students can get admission to:

  • 15% All India Quota (AIQ) seats
  • 85% state quota medical seats
  • Central and deemed universities
  • State, management, and NRI quota seats in private colleges
  • Central pool quota seats
  • Seats in private unaided, aided minority, and non-minority medical colleges.
  • Mandatory qualification for candidates willing to pursue MBBS or BDS from a foreign medical institute.

NEET 2022 Eligibility Criteria

All students who are going to appear for NEET 2022 are advised to go through the eligibility criteria before they apply. With the help of NEET eligibility criteria, students can understand the minimum and maximum age requirement, educational requirement, subjects studied in the qualifying exam, status of the qualifying exam, category, and nationality. We have provided the detailed eligibility below:

Minimum age requirementCandidates must be at least 17 years of age at the time of admission as of December 31, 2022.
NationalityAspirants must be Indian Nationals, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizens of India (OCI), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO), or Foreign Nationals.
Educational qualificationsCandidates must have completed or are appearing for 10+2.
Subjects studiedAspirants must study Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English as core subjects in Class 12 from a recognised board.
Minimum marks requiredCandidates must secure at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology combined in the 10+2 qualifying exam. The minimum marks required for SC, ST, and OBC-NCL category candidates are 40%.

NEET 2022 Exam Pattern

Here we have provided the NEET exam pattern. Refer to the table below to know the paper pattern and understand the type of questions asked:

SubjectsSectionsNo. of QuestionsSection-wise Marks
ChemistrySection A35140
Section B1540
PhysicsSection A35140
Section B1540
ZoologySection A35140
Section B1540
BotanySection A35140
Section B1540
Total Marks720

NEET 2022 Syllabus

NEET exam paper consists of Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology subjects. Before you start the NEET preparation, make sure that you refer to the latest NEET 2022 syllabus provided below:

NEET Syllabus for Physics

Please find the syllabus for Physics below:

Topics From Class 11Topics From Class 12
Physical World & Measurement
Laws of Motion
Work, Energy & Power
Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
Properties of Bulk Matter
Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
Oscillations and Waves
Current Electricity
Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
Electromagnetic Waves
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
Atoms and Nuclei
Electronic Devices

NEET Syllabus for Chemistry

Please find the syllabus for Chemistry below:

Topics From Class 11Topics From Class 12
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
Structure of Atom
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
States of Matter: Gasses & Liquids
Redox Reactions
s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)
Some p-Block Elements
Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques
Environmental Chemistry
Solid State
Chemical Kinetics
Surface Chemistry
Isolation of Elements
p- Block Elements
d and f Block Elements
Coordination Compounds
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Chemistry in Everyday Life

NEET Syllabus for Biology (Botany and Zoology)

Please find the syllabus for Biology below:

Topics From Class 11Topics From Class 12
Diversity in Living World
Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants
Cell Structure and Function
Plant Physiology
Human physiology
Genetics and Evolution
Biology and Human Welfare
Biotechnology and Its Applications
Ecology and environment

NEET 2022 Preparation Tips

Here are some of the best preparation tips for the NEET exam that will guarantee your success:

  • Create a timetable and follow it daily without fail.
  • Refer to the syllabus and start from scratch.
  • Practice questions and take free mock tests on Embibe.
  • Revision is the key, so revise regularly.
  • Study honestly and daily.

Frequently Asked Questions on NEET 2022

Here are some of the FAQs on NEET 2022:

Q.1: Who is the conducting body for NEET 2022?
Ans: National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts the NEET exam 2022 annually for all Class 12 passed or appearing students.

Q.2: Is NEET 2022 syllabus reduced?
Ans: For NEET 2022 syllabus, there is no official notification regarding syllabus reduction. Students are advised to visit the page regularly to get the latest updates.

Q.3: How to prepare for NEET 2022?
Ans: All aspiring candidates are advised to go through the best preparation strategy and study plan suggested by Embibe to prepare for the NEET 2022 exam.

Q.4: When will the admit cards for NEET 2022 be released?
NTA released the NTA NEET admit card on July 12, 2022, for the exam scheduled for July 17, 2022. We have added the admit card link above where aspirants can download their hall ticket easily.

Q.5: What were the application correction dates for NEET 2022?
Candidates could make corrections to their NEET application forms 2022 from June 14 to 16, 2022.

Q.6: When will NTA conduct the NEET 2022 exams?
NTA conducted the NEET exam 2022 on July 17, 2022.

Take Free Mock Tests on NEET 2022

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How To Score 600+ in NEET NEET Preparation in 10 Days
NEET Last Minute Preparation TipsHow to Crack NEET 2022 in First Attempt?
How to Overcome NEET Exam Fear?7 Ways to Improve NEET Score 2022

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