National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Under Graduate (NEET UG) 2023 Notification Released
Notification Date: 2023-03-06
Last Updated on: 2023-03-08
The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET-UG (Undergraduate) is an entrance examination in India, for students who wish to join in any graduate Medical courses (Medical/Dental/Ayurveda/Siddha/Unani/Homeopathy)
in government or private medical colleges in India including AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.
Indian Citizens/Overseas Citizens of India intending to pursue Undergraduate Medical Courses from a foreign (Medical/Dental/Ayurveda/Siddha/Unani/Homeopathy) Institute need to qualify NEET (UG).
Indian Nationals, Non Resident Indians (NRIs), Oversees Citizen of India (OCIs), Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) & Foreign Nationals are eligible to appear in NEET (UG)-2023.
He/ she has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31st December of the year of his/ her admission to the first year Undergraduate Medical Courses.
The upper age limit for NEET (UG) is 25 years as on the date of examination with relaxation of 5 years for the candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL category and PwD Candidates.
**How ever The candidates above 25 years are also provisionally permitted to appear and their candidature is subject to the outcome of pending Petitions before the Hon'ble Supreme Court.
For Candidates of General (UR)/ General-EWS
born on or before
For Candidates of SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL/ PwD Category
The Higher/ Senior Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination which is equivalent to 10+2 Higher/Senior Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years study are eligible to apply NEET-2023. Candidates whose result is awaited are also eligible to apply NEET-2023.
Qualifications and Qualifying Examination Codes:
CODE 01: A candidate who is appearing in the qualifying examination, i.e., 12th Standard in 2023, whose result is awaited.
CODE 02: The Higher/ Senior Secondary Examination or the Indian School Certificate Examination which is equivalent to class 12 Higher/ Senior Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years of study, the last two years of such study comprising of Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology (which shall include practical tests in these subjects) and Mathematics or any other elective subject with English at a level not less than the core course for English as prescribed by the National Council of Educational Research and Training after the introduction of the 10+2+3 educational structure as recommended by the National Committee on Education.
CODE 03: The Intermediate/Pre-degree Examination in Science of an Indian University/Board or other recognised examining body with Physics, Chemistry, Biology /Biotechnology (which shall include practical test in these subjects) and also English as a compulsory subject.
Mode of Application: Online Only
Outside India (Fee in Rs)
Documents to be Uploaded:
Candidate should have scanned images in JPG/ JPEG format only, for uploading as part of submission of his/her online application:
Latest Passport size Photograph in JPG format (size: 10 kb to 200 kb)
Post Card size photograph ("4X6") in JPG format (Size: 10 kb - 200 kb)
The photographs must be taken on or after 01.01.2023 preferably indicating clearly the name of candidate along with the date of taking the photograph.
Signature in JPG format (size: 4 kb to 30 kb) [Preferably in Black Ink]
All the Left & Right Hand Index fingers and Thumb impressions. in JPG format (file size: 10 kb to 200 kb) [In Blue Ink]
Class X passed certificate in PDF format (file size: 50 kb to 300 kb)
Category certificate (SC/ST/OBC/EWS etc.) in PDF format (file size: 50 kb to 300kb)
PwBD certificate in PDF format (file size: 50 kb to 300 kb)
Citizenship Certificate/ Embassy Certificate or any Documentary proof of Citizenship certificate in PDF format (file size: 50 kb to 300 kb)
The NTA will provide the facility of downloading Admit Cards of NEET (UG)-2023 on the NTA website
Candidate should affix a photograph on Admit card
Mode of Exam: Pen and Paper Based Only
No. Of Question(s)
Mark(s)* *(Each Question Carries 04 (Four) Marks)
Duration: 200 minutes (03 hours 20 Minutes)
Note: Correct option marked will be given (4) marks and Incorrect option marked will be minus one (-1) mark. Unattempted/Unanswered Questions will be given no marks.
Medium of Question Paper:
Medium of Question Paper
All Examination Centres
English and Hindi; Urdu
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English, Hindi and Bengali; Urdu
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