NEET Result Date 2020: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released NEET result today on October 16 (which was the official NTA NEET result date). After conducting the second part of NEET-UG exam on October 14 for candidates who could not appear in the September exam, now the final results have been declared on October 16, 2020. As the scorecards are now announced, candidates can download NEET scorecard on NEET Result date using their login credentials.
NEET 2020 was conducted successfully on 13th September and for the second part on 14th October for candidates who were not able to appear for September exam. As the authorities have now released NEET Result, candidates can check their qualifying status, scorecard, and NEET cutoff using their Application Number/Roll Number and Date of Birth. Your NEET 2020 scores will help you in determining your chances of being shortlisted for around 1 lakh undergraduate medical and dental seats across various medical and dental colleges in India.
Candidates who appeared for NEET 2020 can check and download the result from the direct link of the official website provided below. The result has been released in the form of a scorecard that will tell you about the marks, rank, percentile score, etc. In this article, we will tell you about all the essential details related to your NEET result date 2020. Continue reading this article to know more.
National Testing Agency (NTA) has released NEET Result today (October 16, 2020). We have provided the direct link to check your NEET 2020 result below.
NEET Result Date 2020
NEET exam was successfully conducted by the authorities. More than 14.37 lakhs of candidates appeared for the exam. Usually, the results are announced after a month of the exam and a week after the OMR sheets are released. As per the latest announcement, NEET result has been released on October 16, 2020. Here is the list of NEET 2020 toppers.
|Roll Number||Name of the candidate||Gender||Category||Marks|
|1205004532||Guthi Chaitanya Sindhu||Female||UR||715|
|4108003171||Srijan R||Male||OBC (NCL)||710|
Now, we will soon be updating the NEET Counselling process.
Let us have a look at the official NEET Result Date 2020:
|Release of NEET Admit Card 2020||26th August 2020|
13th September 2020
|Release of NEET Answer Key||September 26, 2020|
|Challenging the provisional answer key||October 5 – 7, 2020|
|NEET UG Second Part||October 14, 2020 |
(2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
|Final NEET Answer Key||October 16, 2020 (Released)|
|NEET Result Date 2020||October 16, 2020 (Released)|
|a. NEET Merit List||b. NEET Topper||c. NEET 2020 Answer Key For All Sets (E, F, G, H)|
|d. NEET Analysis 2020||e. NEET Marks Vs Rank||f. NEET Cutoff|
How To Download Your NEET Scorecard 2020?
The authorities have released the NEET result on October 16, 2020 (today). The confirmation regarding the NEET result date was done earlier by the Union Cabinet Minister for Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank through Twitter and on the official website by NTA.
Once declared, the test takers can follow these simple steps on the NEET Result Date to check their NEET 2020 results:
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of NEET – ntaneet.nic.in.
- – 2nd Step: Click on the link which says – “NEET Result 2020”.
- – 3rd Step: Enter your ‘Roll Number’, ‘Date of Birth’, and ‘Security Pin’ in the respective fields.
- – 4th Step: Click on the ‘Submit’ button.
- – 5th Step: The results will open on the screen in the form of a scorecard. Download the result and take a printout of it for future references.
Details That Needs To Be Verified On NEET Result Date 2020
On NEET Result date 2020, candidates must validate the following details on their NEET Scorecard:
- Candidate’s Name
- Mother’s Name
- Father’s Name
- Date of Birth
- Student’s Roll Number
- Application Number
- Total Marks Obtained
- Marks Secured in Each Subject (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)
- Total Secured Percentile
- NEET Category Rank.
- NEET All India Rank
- Exam Qualifying Status (Qualified or Non-qualified)
- Cut-off Score under 15% All India Quota
- NEET All India Quota Rank (for 15% All India Quota)
Check out this image of the NEET Result to get a clear idea of NEET 2020 Scorecard:
NEET Result Date: How To Calculate NEET Score & Percentile Score?
Based on the official NEET answer key, candidates can calculate their expected score using the formula mentioned below:
NEET Score =
(Total number of correct answers x 4) –
(Total number of incorrect answers x -1)
Based on the NEET scorecard, the merit list will be prepared.
NEET qualifying percentile score is the minimum percentile score that must be achieved by the aspirants to qualify in the NEET 2020. The percentile score will be calculated based on the candidate’s AIR and its relative position compared to the rank holders. The NEET Percentile is calculated using the following formula:
NEET Percentile =
100 X Number of candidates appeared with raw score/Total number of candidates appeared
To get a clear idea on NEET percentile vs marks, take a look at the table below. This table will help you understand the percentile score that must be achieved by candidates belonging to different categories:
|Category||Qualifying Percentile||Marks Range|
|Unreserved Category (UR)||50 Percentile||691 – 119|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)/|
Scheduled Tribes (ST)/
Other Backward Classes (OBC)
|40 Percentile||118 – 96|
|Unreserved Candidates Physically Handicapped (PH)||45 Percentile||118 – 107|
|OBC, SC, ST, Physically Handicapped (PH)||40 percentile||106 – 96|
NTA NEET Result Date 2020: NEET Cutoff Scores
Candidates must score equal to or more than the NEET cutoff 2020, which is the minimum marks to get qualified in the exam and be eligible to appear for NEET counselling. NEET 2020 Cutoff has been released along with the NEET Result 2020. On the basis of the cutoff, the NEET Merit List will be prepared.
Factors Determining NEET 2020 Cutoff
NEET cutoff has been released by NTA on the NEET result date (i.e. October 16). The cutoff varies for different categories and is dependent upon a number of factors such as:
- a) Seat availability
- b) Total number of candidates appearing in the exam
- c) The difficulty level of the exam
NEET 2019 Cutoff
Candidates can check the NEET previous year cut off from the table below:
|Category||Marks Range||Number of Candidates Qualified|
|Others/General Category||701-134 (Equals to 50 percentile)||7,04,335|
|Other Backward Class (OBC)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||63,789|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||118-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||20,009|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||118-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||8,455|
|SC-PH||106-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||32|
|ST-PH||106-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||14|
|OBC-PH||106-96 (Equals to 40 percentile)||142|
|UR – PH||118-107 (Equals to 45 percentile)||266|
NEET 2020 Cutoff For Top Indian Medical Colleges
You can check the closing ranks of the top Indian Medical College for 2019, 2018, and 2017 in the table below:
|College||Closing Rank 2019||Closing Rank 2018||Closing Rank 2017|
|Government Medical College And Hospital, Chandigarh||360||254||278|
|Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Hospital, Mumbai||1329||1122||1018|
|King George’s Medical University, Lucknow||908||703||725|
|Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi||489||314||369|
|Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi||32||58||49|
|Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak||1825||1178||1481|
|Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai||638||296||297|
|Stanley Medical College, Chennai||4572||3520||3858|
|University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi||171||165||185|
|VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi||157||107||82|
NEET Result Date 2020: NEET Merit List
NEET Merit List for 15% All India Quota will be prepared by NTA based on the cutoff scores. The merit list will be released shortly after the NEET Result date 2020. Candidates, who meet the cutoff scores set by NTA, will only be allowed to take part in the counselling procedure.
- Unlike the NEET Cutoff, the merit list will not be declared category-wise; instead, there will be only one centralized merit list that will contain the names of all the qualified candidates.
- State-wise merit lists will be prepared by the counselling authorities of the respective states on the basis of the candidate’s state rank and the category.
- All India Quota Merit List will be prepared on the basis of AIR and the national reservation policy.
- NEET Merit list can now be used for admissions into veterinary colleges for undergraduate courses under 15% All India Quota.
NEET Result Date 2020: NEET Tie-Breaking Policy
In the case of two or more candidates securing equal marks in the NEET 2020, the following tie-breaking criteria will be used to determine the ranks:
- The candidate who has a better score in NEET Biology will be given the first priority.
- Even after applying the first tie-breaker, if the tie remains then the candidate with a higher score in NEET Chemistry will be placed at the top of the merit list.
- The third priority will be given to the candidate with fewer incorrect attempts.
- Even after this, if the tie still remains, then the candidate older in age will be placed higher in the merit list.
NEET 2020 Counselling
Candidates whose names appear in the final merit list based on NEET 2020 Result will be eligible to appear for the seat allotment and admission procedure through NEET Counselling. On the basis of the NEET Result, rank, score, vacant seats in the college, and the preferences made by the candidate, the seat allotment will take place. The counselling procedure will be administered by the MCC (Medical Counselling Committee).
- NEET Counselling 2020 for All India Quota seats, ESIC Quota, and seats in Central and Deemed universities will be conducted by the Director-General of Health Services (DGHS), on behalf of the MCC.
- The counselling authorities of the respective states will conduct their own NEET Counselling for the state quota seats.
Major Changes Done In NEET 2020
This year, there will be no separate AIIMS and JIPMER entrance tests. All the 15 AIIMS and 2 JIPMER institutes will facilitate admission as per the NEET 2020 scores. This is why almost all candidates are eyeing on the NEET result date as the NEET 2020 scores will determine their eligibility for admission into these institutes. Click on the link below to know the complete procedure of NEET Counselling 2020.
NEET Seat Matrix
Based on the previous year data and inclusion of the changes done in NEET 2020, we have the following seat matrix:
|Institute Type||Total Colleges||Total Seats|
|Private Colleges including Deemed Universities||260||35,540|
|AIIMS & JIPMER||15 AIIMS; 2 JIPMER||1205 (AIIMS) + 200 (JIPMER)|
|Institute Type||Total Colleges||Total Seats|
|Private Colleges including Deemed Universities||263||23,260|
|AIIMS & JIPMER||–||–|
Important FAQs Regarding NEET Result Date 2020
Here are the frequently answered questions related to the NEET result date:
Ans: The official NEET result date is October 16, 2020. The confirmation is done by both the Union Cabinet Minister of Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank and the NTA. If there is any change, we will update it here in this article. We advise you to bookmark this page so that you can stay updated with all the latest news from NTA.
Ans: You can access your NEET result from the official website of NTA NEET. We have posted the direct link here in this article on the NEET result date.
Ans: The NEET counselling process will begin within a week from the NEET result date. This year, the complete process will be online.
Ans: No, NEET result date is not postponed because the officials usually take a time of one month to publish the results after the exam. As per the official notice, the NEET Result has been released on October 16, 2020.
Now you are provided with all necessary information regarding NEET result date and cut off for top medical colleges. You can refer to the previous year cutoff scores to get a clear idea of the colleges accepting NEET scores. We hope that you find this article helpful.
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