NEET Cut Off 2019: NTA has released the NTA Cutoff Score along with the NTA NEET result on 5th June 2019. The NEET Cutoff score is the minimum score needed for the candidate to qualify NEET and to be eligible for the NEET counselling 2019. The NEET cut off score 2019 for General category candidates is 50 percentile while 40 percentile for OBC/SC/ST. NEET cutoff 2019 will be displayed on the scorecard of NEET with the All India Rank (AIR), Category Rank and overall as well as subject-wise score.
The NTA NEET Cutoff has been released for the admission to more than 95000 MBBS and BDS seats in various medical and dental colleges of India. NTA has announced NEET Cutoff 2019 for admission to MBBS-BDS seats under All India Quota 15% criteria. Also, the respective state admission authority will consider NEET cut off 2019 score for admission to 85% seats under State quota except for Jammu and Kashmir. In this article, we will provide you with all the relevant information on NEET 2019 Cutoff. Read on to find out!
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NEET Cutoff 2019
The NEET Cutoff 2019 has been declared in terms of marks range wherein the number of total qualified candidates will be also displayed as per their category. The NEET Cutoff is dependent on the student’s performance, the difficulty level of the question paper, etc. Thus, NEET 2019 Cutoff mark is very critical and may vary from the previous year trends.
As the NTA NEET Cutoff 2019 has been released along with the NEET Result 2019. Check the NTA NEET Cutoff Score from the table below:
|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|
NEET 2019 Cutoff Analysis
NEET 2019 Cutoff is the parameter which decides whether the candidates has qualified NEET 2019 or not. In NEET 2019 a total of 797042 candidates have qualified out of the 1410755 candidates appeared for the exam. It is observed that the maximum number of candidates who have appeared and qualified for the exam is from OBC category, followed by General (UR), SC and then ST Category. The category wise students qualified for NEET 2019 is as follows:
Compared to the last year, this year there has been a hike in the NEET 2019 cutoff marks. This year 134 is the NEET cutoff for unreserved category whereas it was 119 last year. Similarly, in OBC, SC and ST category the NEET 2019 cutoff is 107 which was 96 in NEET 2018. This again signifies that there has been a higher competition this year compared to the previous year.
NEET Cutoff 2019: Category-wise Cutoff Score Of Previous Years
Candidates can check the category-wise NEET cut off previous years along with the number of qualified candidates to understand the cutoff trend as the NEET 2019 cutoff is likely to be released today.
NEET Cutoff 2018
|Number of Candidates Qualified|
691-119 (Equals to 50 percentile)
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||118-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||54,653|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||118-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||17,209|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||118-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||7,446|
|SC-PH||106-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||36|
|ST-PH||106-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||12|
|OBC-PH||106-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||104|
|UR – PH||118-107 (Equals to 45 percentile)||205|
NEET Cutoff 2017
|Category (NEET Cutoff Percentile)||Marks Range||Number of Candidates Qualified|
|General||697-131 (Equals to 50th Percentile)||5,43,473|
|OBC||130-107 (Equals to 40th Percentile)||47,382|
|SC||130-107 (Equals to 40th Percentile)||14,599|
|ST||130-107 (Equals to 40th Percentile)||6,018|
NEET Cutoff 2019: All India Quota 15% Vs State Quota 85%
The NEET cutoff 2019 is the basis for admission to seats under All India 15% and 85% state quota seats. The All India rank list based on NEET cut off score will be the basis for admission to nearly 12000 MBBS and BDS seats in Government Medical and Dental colleges of India except for Jammu & Kashmir state. While for the 85% State quota seats, respective admission authority will prepare a merit list based on NEET cut off score. Moreover, NEET cut off 2019 is the basis for admission to Deemed, Private and Central Universities MBBS and BDS seats.
NEET Cut off 2019: Qualifying Percentile Category Wise
Candidates who secure the required qualifying percentile in NEET 2019 are declared qualified. These candidates will be eligible for participating in NEET counselling process for admission to MBBS and BDS programs offered in medical and dental colleges in India expect for AIIMS and JIPMER. The NEET cut off 2019 is 50 and 40 percentile respectively for General and OBC/SC/ST category candidates. The qualifying percentile is the least percentile required to pass the exam and it depends on the relative performance of all the candidates appeared for the exam. The NEET Cut off marks 2019 corresponding to the qualifying percentile for all categories will be updated here once the NTA releases them.
|Category||Minimum Qualifying Percentile|
|Others/General Category||50th Percentile|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||40th Percentile|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||40th Percentile|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||40th Percentile|
|UR – PH||45th Percentile|
NEET Cutoff 2019: How To Calculate NEET Percentile?
Percentile represents the relative performance of candidates among the total number of test takers. This means the marks of the topper will be considered against the marks of a candidate to calculate NEET cutoff percentile. While determining cut off score, factors like the number of test takers, the difficulty level of questions and seats available for admission will be also considered.
NEET Cut off Analysis: Top Medical Colleges Closing Rank For General Category
Candidates can check below the NEET cut off score for admission in top medical colleges in India. The closing rank denotes All India Rank of the last candidate provided admission based on NEET cut off score.
|Name of Medical Colleges||2018 NEET Closing Rank||2017 NEET Closing Rank*|
|Government Medical College, Chandigarh||254||278|
|Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai||1122||1,018|
|King George’s Medical University, Lucknow||703||725|
|Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi||314||369|
|Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi||58||49|
|Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak||1178||1,481|
|Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai||296||297|
|Stanley Medical College, Chennai||3520||3,858|
|University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi||165||185|
|VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi||107||82|
NEET Cutoff: MBBS Admission Cutoff Score For Deemed Universities
|Quota||NEET Marks#/NEET AIR||College Allotted|
|NRI (OBC candidates)||104/711901||Saveetha Medical College, Chennai|
|NRI (UR candidates)||123/614993||B.L.D.E University, Bijapur|
|Management/Paid (General category)||165/453885||Sri Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry|
|Muslim Minority||337/135581||Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore|
|Jain Minority||347/135581||SBKS Med. Inst. and Res. Centre, Vadodara|
Factors Determining The Merit List In Case Of Tie
If two or more candidates score the same marks, the following tie-breaking factors in the same order of priority are considered to determine the merit list:
Tie-Breaking Factors Determining NEET Merit List
|1. Candidates who score higher in NEET Biology will be placed high in the merit list.|
|2. If after considering the above factor, the tie remains, the candidates with a higher score in NEET Chemistry will be placed higher in the merit list.|
|3. If the tie remains even after considering the above two factors, the candidates with less number of incorrect attempts will be placed higher in the merit list.|
|4. If there is a tie even after considering the three factors mentioned above, candidates senior in age will be placed higher in the merit list.|
You now have an idea regarding the NEET 2019 cutoff score. This will give you a clear idea regarding the probable NEET Cutoff mark, fetching which will open the gates for NEET Counselling 2019. The counselling is based on 15% and 85% seats. Candidates will now have to check the NEET State-wise merit list for the NEET counselling for the 85% state quota seats. Whereas the candidates wishing to participate in All India quota seats will have to check the All India merit list which will be released by MCC (Medical Counselling Committee).
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