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NEET Answer Key 2023 By NTA: Download Answer Sheet PDF (Released)


The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the official NEET answer key for the pen-and-paper-based exam conducted on May 7, 2023. The authorities first released the provisional answer key, allowing candidates to raise objections. After scrutinising the objections, NTA releases the final answer key with the final result. Candidates can also download the scanned images of the OMR answer sheet and the recorded responses on the official website.

The portal for challenging the answer key or recorded responses is available for a stipulated period. We have provided a link to the provisional answer key 2023 above. Candidates should log in with their application number and password or date of birth to access their scanned OMR sheet. Continue reading to find more details on NEET 2023.

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Latest Updates:
NTA released the final NEET answer key on June 13, 2023. Check out NEET May 07 result with the final answer sheet.
NTA issued the provisional answer keys for NEET. Candidates can challenge their answer sheets until June 6, 2023, up to 11:50 p.m. See official notice.

NEET Answer Key 2023: Important Updates

The NTA released the NEET provisional answer key on the official website after the exam. After thoroughly reviewing the objections, the authorities release the final answer key and the result.

NEET 2023 Answer Key: Check PCB Scorecard Releasing Dates

We have provided dates for the official answer key 2023 for Physics, Chemistry, and Biology below:

NEET EventsImportant Dates
NEET Exam Date 2023May 07, 2023
NEET 2023 Provisional Answer Key Physics, Chemistry, and Biology by NTA June 4, 2023 (Announced)
NEET 2023 Final Answer KeyJune 13, 2023

Candidates can use the official link above to download the NEET 2023 provisional key PDFs and question papers with solutions PDFs for Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. However, candidates can download the previous year answer key for all codes prepared by Embibe and various coaching institutes like Aakash, Allen Kota, Resonance, and others coaching institutes.

How to Challenge NEET Answer Key 2023?

It’s no wonder that with the help of the answer key, candidates can predict their scores before the result declaration, but there is more to it. Yes, candidates can utilise the challenge window to submit their NEET challenges by paying a non-refundable processing fee of Rs.200/- per question. Similarly, the OMR grading challenges are allowed by candidates paying a processing fee of Rs.200/- per question.

NEET 2023 Answer Key: Download PDFs Here

We have provided the NEET provisional answer key for 2023 for the candidate’s reference. As soon as NTA authorities release the final answer key, we will add the same in the following table:

NEET 2023Download Link
NEET Final Answer Key 2023To Be Announced
NEET Provisional Answer Key 2023Download PDF

NEET Previous Year Answer Sheet

Aspirants can refer to the previous year’s answer sheets, which are helpful to compare how last year’s completion match with this year’s:

Take a look at the NEET 2022 answer sheet, also downloadable in PDF:

NEET 2022Download Link
NEET Answer Key 2022Download PDF

Check the code-wise answer key for the year 2021 in the table below:

NEET Question Paper CodeDownload Link
Code M1, M2, M3, M4, M5, M6Download Here
Code N1, N2, N3, N4, N6Download Here
Code O1, O2, O3, O4, O6Download Here
Code P1, P2, P3, P4, P6Download Here

NEET Tie-breaking Criteria 2024

As per National Medical Commission (NMC), the candidates who have got the same percentile scores/marks will be given preferences as per the following points:

  • Candidates with higher marks in Physics shall be given preference, followed by Chemistry and Biology. However, this shall be effective from 2024.
  • The first preference will be given to candidates who have scored higher in Biology.
  • In the next step, candidates scoring higher in Chemistry will be given preference.
  • If the tie persists, scores in Physics will be checked throughout, and those candidates with higher Physics scores will be given the first preference accordingly.
  • Candidates getting a lesser proportion of correct and incorrect answers in Biology will obtain higher ranks on the NEET 2023 merit list.
  • In the same way, the second preference is for candidates with fewer marks secured in Chemistry.
  • Candidates getting a lesser proportion of correct and incorrect answers in Physics will obtain higher ranks if the tie still exists.
  • Candidates of older age will be given higher preference afterwards.
  • Last preference will be given to the candidates’ application numbers in ascending order.

NEET Answer Key 2023: Other Coaching Institutes

After completing the NEET 2023, many coaching centres also release the answer key with solutions. However, we have tabulated below the NEET 2021 unofficial keys by popular coaching institutes in PDF format:

NEET Answer Key by Sri Chaitanya
NEET Answer Key by Resonance
NEET Answer Key by Allen Kota
NEET Answer Key by Brilliant Study Centre
NEET Answer Key by Rao Academy
NEET Answer Key by Triumph Academy
NEET Answer Key by Career Point
NEET Answer Key by Plancess
NEET Answer Key by Aakash Institute
NEET Answer Key by Motion IIT JEE
NEET Answer Key by Affinity Classes

How To Calculate Score From NEET Official Answer Key 2023?

Candidates can follow the following steps to calculate the NEET probable scores:

  • For every correct answer, 4 marks will be rewarded, and every wrong attempt leads to the deduction of 1 mark.
  • Use this formula to calculate your NEET marks: NEET Score = (Number of Correct Attempts X 4) – (Number of Incorrect Attempts X 1)
  • Find out how many questions you have answered correctly by referring to the answer key PDF provided by Embibe.

NEET 2023 Exam Dates and Events

Candidates must know the NEET exam dates and the dates of the related events. Therefore, we have listed all the important events and their dates related to NEET 2023 below:

EventsImportant Dates
Release of BrochureMarch 6, 2023
NEET Form Release DateMarch 6, 2023
Last Date to Submit ApplicationApril 6, 2023
Last Date for Application Fee PaymentApril 6, 2023
Application Form Correction Window (First Time)To Be Announced
Application Form Correction Window (Second Time)To Be Announced
Admit Card AvailabilityTo Be Announced
Exam Date 2023May 07, 2023 (Official)
Release of Provisional Answer KeyJune 4, 2023
Release of Provisional Final Answer KeyJune 2023
Announcement of ResultJune 13, 2023
NEET Counselling 2023To Be Announced

FAQs on NEET Official Answer Key 2023

The following are some of the most frequently asked questions on NEET answer key:

Q: What is the NEET answer key release date?

Ans: NTA issued NEET provisional answer key on June 4, 2023, and NEET final answer sheet is likely to be issued in June 2023.

Q: Who will release the NEET answer key?

Ans: The NTA authorities release the NEET final answer key after scrutinising the objections to the provisional answer key.

Q: Can I challenge the NEET provisional answer key?

Ans: Candidates are given a chance to challenge the provisional answer key within the stipulated time.

Q: Is the processing fee to raise objections refundable?

Ans: The fee is non-refundable unless the authorities find the challenge valid, in which case NTA will refund the fees to the candidates.

Q: How much should I pay to challenge a NEET question?

Ans: Candidates must pay Rs.200 per question to raise objections to the provisional answer key.

Also, Check the following:

NEET Marks vs RankNEET Merit List
NEET CounsellingNEET Important Dates
NEET TopperNEET Cut-off

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