NEET Answer Key 2020: The National Testing Agency has released NEET final answer key on Oct 16, on the official website – ntaneet.nic.in. Candidates can log in to their candidates portal to access the NEET 2020 final answer key. Candidates can download NEET Answer Key for question booklets sets E1-E6, F1-F6, G1-G6 and H1-H6. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has conducted the NEET 2020 exam on 13th September 2020. In order to download NTA National Eligibility cum Entrance Test answer key 2020, candidates must visit the official website or can directly click on the link provided on this page.
The officials had earlier released the provisional National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Answer Key. After considering the valid objections raised by the candidates from September 27 to 29, the examination authorities have now released the final answer key 2020 by incorporating the necessary changes. In this article, we have provided you with the complete details about NEET 2020 Answer Key as well as how to download it, how to check your score, how to challenge it and answer keys released by other institutes. Continue reading this article to know more.
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NEET Answer Key 2020 By NTA
The examination authority has released the NEET 2020 final answer key on October 16. Candidates can download the NEET 2020 final answer key from the official website using their Application Number and Date of Birth.
Let’s take a look at the important dates related to National Eligibility cum Entrance Test 2020 Answer Keys:
|NEET 2020||September 13, 2020|
|Release of Unofficial Answer Keys by Coaching Institutes||September 13, 2020|
|Release of Provisional Answer Key||September 26, 2020|
|Last Date to File Objections Against NEET Answer Key 2020||September 27 to 29, 2020|
|Final Answer Key of NEET 2020||October 16, 2020 (Released)|
How To Download Official NEET Answer Key?
Let us look at how to download NEET 2020 final answer key. You can follow the steps mentioned below to download NEET final answer keys:
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of NTA NEET – ntaneet.nic.in.
- – 2nd Step: Click on the link provided to check and download the answer key.
- – 3rd Step: Enter your “Application Number” and “Password” to log in.
- – 4th Step: Download the official Answer Key by clicking on the link.
How To Calculate NEET Score From NEET Final Answer Keys?
The exam consists of 180 questions carrying four marks each. Candidates get four marks for each correct answer and for each incorrect response, one mark gets deducted. Let’s take a look at the marking scheme of NEET 2020 below:
|Correct Answer||+4 marks|
|Incorrect Answer||-1 mark|
|Unattempted Questions||No marks will be deducted|
|More than one answer||0 mark|
Comparing your responses with the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Answer Key, you can calculate your NEET 2020 score using the following formula:
NEET Score = (Number of correct answers x 4) – (Number of incorrect answers x 1)
Now let’s take a look at the answer keys released by Embibe and other coaching institutes.
NEET Answer Key 2020 By Embibe & Top Coaching Institutes
Experts at Embibe has provided the NEET Answer Key along with detailed solutions of NEET UG exam 2020. Now you can download the NEET 2020 Answer Key by Embibe along with NEET question paper, solutions and analysis for all the exam sets. This will help you if you want to challenge the official answer key.
How To Download NEET Answer Key By Other Coaching Institutes?
Candidates can download the NEET answer key 2020 released by different coaching institutes from this page itself. The answer keys are released by coaching institutes like Aakash, Allen Kota, Resonance, Career Point, etc. To help the candidates, Embibe has compiled the answer keys from various sources so that candidates can check and calculate his NEET 2020 score with comparatively high precision. Moreover, Embibe has also provided National Eligibility cum Entrance Test answer key along with detailed solutions to every question.
NEET Answer Key and Question papers 2020 By Various Institutes (Released)
|Coaching Institute||NEET Answer Key by Coaching Institutes|
|Aakash Institute||Click Here|
|Allen Kota||Click Here|
|Brilliant Study Centre||Click Here|
|Career Point||Click Here|
|Motion IIT JEE||Click Here|
|Affinity Classes||Click Here|
|Rao IIT Academy||Click Here|
|Sri Chaitanya||Click Here|
How To Challenge NEET Final Answer Key?
As mentioned earlier, candidates could challenge the NEET Official Answer Key from September 27 to 29. According to the objections raised, NTA will validate them and then release the final answer key. Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to challenge the provisional answer key for reference purposes (as the challenging event is over now).
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of NTA NEET at ntaneet.nic.in.
- – 2nd Step: Click on the relevant link.
- – 3rd Step: Enter your Application Number and Password to log in to the portal.
- – 4th Step: Now, click on “Apply For Key Challenge”.
- – 5th Step: You will see all the 180 questions in sequential order. along with the answer as per NTA. Select the question(s) you want to challenge.
- – 6th Step: Once selected, you will see the four options under the column ‘Suggested Answer(s) by the Candidate’. Mark the one(s) that you think are correct.
- – 7th Step: Once you have marked all the questions that you want to challenge, click on “Submit” and then on “Final Submit”.
- – 8th Step: Make a payment of Rs. 1000 per question you challenged. You can use Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking to make the payment.
- – 9th Step: Print out a copy of the confirmation slip.
Quick Note: Please note that the amount you pay for challenging the answer key will be refunded if your objections are found valid.
NEET Exam Analysis And Expected Cutoff
Various coaching institutes have released the exam analysis, expected cutoff for qualifying the exam and getting admission into various institutes (AIIMS, Govt and Pvt colleges) for MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BUMS. Below we have provided a table with direct links to the analysis provided by various sources:
|NEET Analysis||NEET Exam Analysis|
|NEET Analysis & Expected Cutoff By Allen Kota||NEET Analysis & Expected Cutoff By Aakash|
|NEET Analysis & Expected Cutoff By Resonance||NEET Predicted Vs Actual Paper Analysis|
Previous Year Question Paper & NEET Answer Key For All Codes – 2019
The examination authority National Testing Agency (NTA) provided a total of 4 sets (P, Q, R, S) of the NEET question paper 2019. Each set of NEET question paper contains 6 codes (P1-P6, Q1-Q6, R1-R6, S1-s6). Also, the examination authority has conducted NEET in eleven different languages, but the question paper provided here is in English and Hindi only. Candidates can download NEET question paper 2019 of all codes from the table below. Along with the question paper, candidates can also download NEET 2019 answer key of all codes.
|NEET Question Paper For P/Q/R/S Code||Click Here|
|NEET Answer Key For P/Q/R/S Code||Click Here|
Last year, the final answer keys were released by NTA on June 5, 2019, on their official website. You are free to check the previous year’s answer key below:
Subjectwise NEET Answer Key 2019: Physics, Chemistry & Biology
Candidates can also download the subjectwise key. NEET is conducted for three subjects – Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. A total of 180 multiple choice questions are asked in NEET of which 90 questions are from Physics and Chemistry and 90 from Biology.
Candidates can download answer key 2019 subjects wise from the table below:
|NEET 2019 Answer Key Subjectwise||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
NEET Cut Off: Score Required To Qualify NEET
The General category candidates have to secure a minimum of 50 percentile to qualify NEET 2020, whereas the NEET Cut off score for OBC, SC and ST category candidates is 40 percentile. In order to qualify NTA NEET 2020, candidates have to secure equal to or more than the required cut off score as per their category. In 2018, the General category candidates who were between the marks range 691-119 were declared qualified.
The table below shows NEET cut off score of the previous year (2019) in terms of percentile and mark range for different categories:
|Category||Marks Range||Number of Candidates Qualified|
|Others/General Category||701-134 (Equals to 50 percentile)||704335|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||63789|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||20009|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||8455|
|SC-PH||119-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||32|
|ST-PH||119-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||14|
|OBC-PH||119-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||142|
|UR – PH||133-120 (Equals to 45 percentile)||266|
Candidates will have to log in with their Application Number and Password in order to view and download their NEET results. It is to be noted that the NEET result will be available only in online mode. No hard copy of the result will be sent to the students.
FAQs On NEET Answer Key 2020
Being the only medical entrance exam in the country and taken by lakhs of aspirants, a lot of questions arise in candidates’ minds. We have listed some of the FAQs below:
A. Provisional Answer Keys has been released on September 26.
A. The Final Answer Key has released on October 16.
A. The +4 and -1 pattern is followed to calculate the marks.
A. An application fee of Rs 1000 per question must be paid to challenge the official answer key. This amount is refunded if the challenge is correct.
A. The code of the answer key will be the same as that of the question paper. Students must download the answer key accordingly.
A. Yes, if students find any answer incorrect in the provisional answer key, they can challenge it by paying Rs 1000 per question.
We hope this detailed article on NEET Answer Key 2020 helps you. If you have any queries regarding the exam, drop them down in the comment section below. We will surely assist you. Embibe wishes you good luck for NEET 2020!823 Views