The exam conducting authority of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has declared NEET  2017 Exam Pattern. All the candidates who wish to appear for the NEET 2017 UG are suggested to go through the exam pattern for the examination which will be conducted on 7th May 2017. It will help all the aspirants to get used to the nature of syllabus, the numbers of questions and marking scheme for the same.

NEET is conducted once every year in the month of May which is conducted through offline mode. The previously existing AIPMT exam was replaced by NEET exam in the year 2016 onwards. As per the last order released by Hon. Supreme Court, no other exam except NEET would be conducted in order for admission into BDS/MBBS courses in India from the year 2017. Here in this article, you will find all the complete required details regarding NEET 2017 UG Exam Pattern

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NEET 2017 UG Exam Pattern

The NEET UG 2017 exam would be conducted in offline mode (written exam) for a duration of 3 hours.  The question paper would consist of a total of 180 multiple choice questions. 4 marks would be given for every correct answer and 1 mark would be deducted for every incorrect answer. The question paper would be in both English or Hindi language. The NEET 2017 Exam Patter is given below:

Subjects Number of questions in each section Total Marks
Zoology 45 180
Botany 45 180
Physics 45 180
Chemistry 45 180
Total 180 720

 

Details of NEET UG 2017 Exam Pattern

Exam mode: The exam will be conducted in a written format (pen and paper based). Candidates have to tick mark their choices in the answer using a ball pen. All the required stationary products will be given to candidates inside the examination hall.

The number of questionnaires: NEET UG 2017 question booklet will consist a total of 180 questions from all the 3 subjects. Physics and Chemistry section will consist of 45 questions each, while, Biology section (Zoology+Botany) will content 90 questions.

Types of questions: NEET UG 2017 question paper will have objective type questions only, each question will consist of 4 choices, candidates will choose the most appropriate answer from the given options by tick marking it. NEET syllabus based questions will be asked in the examination.

Exam Duration: NEET UG 2017 examination will be of 3 hours.

Language: NEET 2017 question paper will be conducted in 8 vernacular languages apart from English and Hindi. Candidates can choose their language in which they find easy to apply in the examination of NEET 2017 UG while filling up the online application form.

The following are the 8 vernacular languages apart from English & Hindi

  1. Assamese
  2. Bengali
  3. Gujarati
  4. Marathi
  5. Tamil
  6. Telugu
  7. Oriya
  8. Kannada

NEET 2017 UG Marking Scheme

Marking scheme of NEET 2017 UG examination is mentioned below:

  1. The question paper will be a total of 720 marks (max).
  2. Each question will contain four marks
  3. 4 marks will be given for each correct answer.
  4. There will be negative marking in this examination (-1 mark for each wrong answer)
  5. 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response.
  6. Candidates can use only BLUE ball pen or BLACK ball pen to tick mark their answers.
  7. Candidates note down multiple answers for one question will lead to the negative marking.

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NEET 2017 UG Exam Centers

STATE / UT CITY City Code STATE / UT CITY City Code
ANDAMAN & NICOBAR PORT BLAIR 901 MAHARASHTRA Aurangabad 944
ANDHRA PRADESH VIJAYAWADA 902 MUMBAI 945
VISAKHAPATNAM 903 NAGPUR 946
ARUNACHAL PRADESH ITANAGAR 904 NASIK 947
ASSAM

 

DIBRUGARH 905 PUNE 948
GUWAHATI 906 THANE 949
BIHAR GAYA 907 MANIPUR IMPHAL 950
PATNA 908 MEGHALAYA SHILLONG 951
CHANDIGARH CHANDIGARH 909 MIZORAM AIZAWL 952
CHHATTISGARH Raypur 910 NAGALAND DIMAPUR 953
DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI 911 KOHIMA 954
DAMAN & DIU DAMAN 912 ODISHA BEHRAMPUR 955
DELHI DELHI (CENTRAL) 913 BHUBANESHWAR 956
DELI (EAST) 914 ROURKELA 957
DELHI (NORTH) 915 PUDUCHERRY PUDUCHERRY 958
DELHI (SOUTH) 916 PUNJAB BHATINDA 959
DELHI (WEST) 9 91 JALANDHAR 960
GOA PANAJI 918 RAJASTHAN AJMER 961
GUJARAT

 

AHMEDABAD 919 JAIPUR 962
RAJKOT 920 KOTA 963
SURAT 921 UDAIPUR 964
VADODARA 922 SIKKIM GANGTOK 965
HARYANA FARIDABAD 923 TAMIL NADU CHENNAI 966
GURGAON 924 COIMBATORE 967
HIMACHAL PRADESH Hamirpur 925 MADURAI 968
SHIMLA 926 SALEM 969
JAMMU & KASHMIR JAMMU 927 TIRUCHIRAPALLI 970
SRINAGAR 928 TELANGANA HYDERABAD 971
JHARKHAND BOKARO 929 WARANGAL 972
RANCHI 930 TRIPURA AGARTALA 973
KARNATAKA BANGALORE 931 UTTARAKHAND DEHRADUN 974
BELGAUM 932 HALDWANI 975
GULBARGA 933 UTTAR PRADESH BAREILLY 976
MANGALORE 934 GHAZIABAD 977
KERALA ERNAKULAM 935 JHANSI 978
KOZHIKODE 936 LUCKNOW 979
TRIVANDRUM 937 NOIDA 980
LAKSHADWEEP KAVARATTI 938 VARANASI 981
MADHYA PRADESH BHOPAL 939 WEST BENGAL Durgapur 982
GWALIOR 940 KOLKATA 983
INDORE 941 SILIGURI 984
JABALPUR 942
UJJAIN 943

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