NEET 2018 is conducted by CBSE. Exam date of National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) UG 2018 shall be decided by the board. It is the single common medical entrance exam for MBBS and BDS admission in medical and dental colleges in India approved by MCI/DCI. Latest news is that question papers of NEET will be uniform for all languages. Also that NEET 2018 application form is expected to be issued in December 2017 or January 2018. Students who fulfil eligibility criteria can apply online at Get here complete details of NEET 2018 such as application form, dates, syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility, admit card, result.

Date of NEET 2018 is expected to be the first Sunday of May 2018. However, a recent news in a leading daily has reported that NEET 2018 will be held on May 10, 2018. CBSE / MCI is yet to issue an official notification about it. The medical institution approved by MCI, DCI shall have to consider NEET 2018 for providing admission in MBBS/BDS courses. It will be single stage objective type test. The candidate has to submit an online application form to appear in the exam, and participate in counselling with a valid NEET 2018 result score.Admission to undergraduate medical and dental programs will be on basis of CBSE NEET UG 2018. Aspirants are looking forward to knowing the date of exam.The medical entrance exam is held on the first Sunday in the month of May every year. The first Sunday of May 2018 happens to be 6 May 2018. Hence it is likely that NEET 2018 exam date could be Sunday, 6 May 2018. However, a leading newspaper of India has just reported that MCI has announced that NEET will be held on May 10, 2018. CBSE or MCI is however yet to publish a notice about this.

Expected CBSE NEET UG 2018 Exam Dates

The dates that we have mentioned have been mentioned based on the data from previous years.

Event Tentative dates
Application form submission in online mode begins 01st week of December 2017
Application form submission in online mode ends 4th week of January 2018
Final dates for submitting the application fee Last week of January 2018
Admit Card issue dates 1st week of April 2018
Entrance Exam to be conducted on as per news 10 May 2018
Result declaration possible dates 1st week of June 2018
Counselling starts After result declaration

NEET UG 2018 confirmed, will be a single window exam for MBBS/BDS admission to 100% seats is usually the norm for CBSE to send out consent to act as an observer notices to various universities before conducting NEET UG. This notice requests universities to submit names of members who can act as observers.Through that notice, it confirms that NEET UG 2018 will be conducted. It will be a single window examination (there will be exam on a single day in a single window).CBSE is making preparation for the conduct of NEET 2018 examination. The schedule of the same will be shortly finalized and communicated to all concerned through various communication modes.The NEET exam is for admission to MBBS/BDS courses throughout the country for 100% seats.

CBSE NEET UG 2018 Eligibility Criteria

A candidate is strongly advised to check his/her eligibility before applying. Since there have been some changes in the entrance test, candidates must go through the criteria carefully. You will have to satisfy 3 standards initially.

(i) Age Limit

Minimum Age: individual applying must be at least 17 years old as on or before 31st December of 2018.

Maximum Age: individual applying must be less than 25 years (for unreserved candidates) and 30 years (for SC, ST, OBC).

(ii) Nationality Conditions

Nationality: Applicant must be Indian National or Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs), Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), Foreign National. J&K/AP/Telangana: NEET 2018 aspirants from J&K/AP/Telangana shall be entitled to an All India 15% quota only if they submit self-declaration. Aadhaar Card Requirement: Indian Nationals must produce Aadhaar Number details and fill the 18 digit number in the space while filling the application form.

(iii) Qualification

Examination: a 12th class qualification or equivalent is essential. Subjects: Subjects studied at the 12th class level should include Chemistry, Physics, Biology/Biotechnology with English. 10+2 appearing- students going to appear in 12th are also eligible to apply. Marks Requirement: In the qualifying exam (PCB group), the candidate should have obtained at least 50% marks for GEN, whereas for General-PH, the requirement is 45% marks while for SC/ST and OBC, the requirement is 40%.

CBSE NEET UG 2018 Syllabus

It is most probable that the syllabus shall remain the same for 2018. We will suggest you stay connected with us for the latest news. This syllabus pattern is on basis of previous year brochure. As we have seen that, the NEET question paper is prepared as per the guidelines laid down by the MCI (Medical Council of India). The syllabus has questions consisting of topics from Physics, Botany, Chemistry, and Zoology subjects. It shall carry components from what CBSE, NCERT & COBSE prescribes as the syllabus for 11th & 12th class standard.

CBSE NEET UG 2018 Exam Pattern

(i) No. of Question: Total 180 questions

(ii) Exam Mode: offline mode (pen and paper based mode).

(iii) Type of Question: Objective type questions

(iv) Subjects: Physics, Chemistry & Biology (Zoology & Botany)

(v) Exam Duration: 3 hours.

(vi) Language: framing of question paper shall be in the following languages including- Hindi, English, Gujarati, Marathi, Oriya, Bengali, Assamese, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu.

(vii) Marking Scheme: +4 marks for correct answer

(vii) Negative Marking: -1 mark is deducted for each incorrect answer

Subject No. of Question Marks per question Marks
Chemistry 45 4 180
Physics 45 4 180
Zoology 45 4 180
Botany 45 4 180
Total 180 4 720