NEET Result: Download your Score card and Merit List

Last Updated: Jun 18, 2018 @ 12:45 pm

CBSE announced NEET UG 2018 Results at on June 04. The link for result is also displayed on the official site of NEET, NEET Result is announced in the form of scorecard containing candidates’ overall and sectional marks as well as status of qualifying in exam. CBSE also assigns All India Rank and All India Quota Rank alongside category rank.

CBSE published Official Answer Key at on May 25. Click here to check Answer Key

June 10: NEET Counselling 2018 starts from June 13 onwards. MCC publishes tentative schedule at Click Here to Check Schedule

June 04: NEET 2018 Result announced today at Click Here to Check NEET 2018 Expected Cutoff

CBSE is likely to release NEET Answer Key on the official website along with machine graded responses. Candidates will have the opportunity to challenge any key and machine-graded responses in case of discrepancy. For challenge against every key, candidates have to pay an additional fee of INR 1000/-.

MCC holds the counselling session for 15% All India Quota seats while the counselling for state quota seats is managed by all the participating states respectively. CBSE will prepare the centralized merit list for all the candidates based on candidates’ performance in NEET Exam.

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NEET 2018 counseling process on the basis of centralized merit list is expected to commence in the month of July, 2018. The minimum NEET cut off percentile to qualify the exam is 50% (For General category) & 40% (For other categories).

Key Dates for NEET 2018 Result

NEET Exam is scheduled for 6th May, 2018. NEET Result will be announced in the first week of June, 2018. The counseling procedure will be started after the result declaration.

Events Dates (Expected)
NEET exam 6th May 2018
Answer key release 3rd week of May 2018
Declaration of result June 2018
NEET counselling starts 3rd week of June 2018

Click Here to download NEET 2018 Admit Card

NEET 2018 Cut Off

The cut off scores for NEET 2018 is announced along with the score card:

Category Cut off Percentile Cut off Score No. of Candidates Category Cut off Percentile Cut off Score No. of Candidates
UR 50th Percentile 691-119 634897 UR-PH 45th Percentile 118-107 205
OBC 40th Percentile 118-96 54653 OBC-PH 40th Percentile 106-96 104
SC 40th Percentile 118-96 17209 SC-PH 40thPercentile 106-96 36
ST 40th Percentile 118-96 7446 ST-PH 40thPercentile 106-96 12

NEET 2018 Score Card Specimen

Candidates can also check the specimen for NEET 2018 Score Card below which contains all the details present on a score card.

NEET 2018 Score Card

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Important Highlights of NEET 2018 Result

  • Result will be declared in the form of online scorecard in the first week of June.
  • NEET Result is tentatively scheduled for declaration on June 05 at
  • No request for re-checking or re-evaluation of answer sheets from candidates will be entertained by CBSE.
  • CBSE will also publish the official answer key and images of candidates’ OMR sheets before announcement of result.
  • NEET 2018 Result will contain details about All India Rank (AIR), candidate’s score, qualifying status and overall cutoff score.
  • NEET scores will be used by all the medical colleges in the country to admit candidates in BDS/MBBS courses, except for all 7 AIIMS and JIPMER.
  • MCC will conduct the counselling for 15% AIQ (All India Quota) seats while state counselling authorities will prepare their own merit list based on AIl India Ranks forwarded by CBSE to admit candidates in state quota seats.

How to Check the NEET Result

  1. Visit the official website of CBSE result
  2. Click on the link “NEET(UG) Exam Results-2018”
  3. Fill your exam roll number, date of birth and verification code(Captcha Code)

NEET 2018 Result

  1. Click on the “Submit” button.
  2. The result will be displayed on the screen.
  3. Save the page for future reference or record.

NEET Result

NEET Score Card Details

NEET Score will be valid for only one year i.e 2018-2019. Score card will contain the information like :

    1. Candidate’s Name
    2. Mother’s Name
    3. Father’s Name
    4. Gender
    5. Date of Birth
    6. Category/Sub-Category
    7. Student’s Roll Number
    8. Application Number
    9. Total Marks Obtained
    10. Marks Secured in Chemistry
    11. Biology and Physics
    12. Total Secured Percentile
    13. NEET Category Rank
    14. NEET All India Rank
    15. Exam Qualifying Status (Qualified or Non-qualified) as well as the Cut-off Score for Counseling under 15% All India Quota.

Specimen of NEET 2018 Scorecard

NEET Qualifying Percentile and Marks

  • Minimum Qualifying marks for General Category candidate will be 360 out of 720 based on qualifying percentile fixed by CBSE.
  • For General-PH candidates, minimum qualifying marks will be 324 out of 720.
  • The minimum qualifying marks for SC-ST Category candidates is relaxed to 288 out of 720.
  • See the table below to check NEET 2017 qualifying percentile, qualifying marks range and total number of qualifying candidates in each category.
Category NEET Cutoff Percentile Qualifying Marks Range Number of Qualifying Candidates
UR 50th Percentile 131-697 5,43,473
OBC 40th Percentile 107-130 47,382
SC 40th Percentile 107-130 14,599
ST 40th Percentile 107-130 6,018
UR-PH 45th Percentile 118-130 67
OBC-PH 40th Percentile 107-130 152
SC-PH 40th Percentile 107-130 38
ST-PH 40th Percentile 107-130 10

NEET 2018 Answer Key

NEET Official Answer Key is released soon after the conduct of the examination. Candidates will be able to check the answer key via online mode at

Steps to check NEET 2018 Answer Key

  • Visit the official site of NEET
  • Click on the ‘Answer Key’ link on the homepage
  • Enter registration number and password.
  • Candidates can select the question booklet no. from the drop-down menu.
  • Answer key will be displayed on the screen of the candidates
  • Candidates can either take printout of the key or save it as pdf on their systems.

Procedure to Challenge NEET Answer Key

Besides viewing the key, candidates are also allowed to challenge the same. Candidates have to file the challenge in online mode and INR 1000 has to be submitted per key within the stipulated time period. All the challenges will be reviewed by the committee and fee will be refunded only if the challenge is accepted and approved by the committee.

Candidates can also view and download their machine graded responses and image of filled OMR sheets. NEET Answer Key along with machine graded responses can be used to calculate the expected scores in exam.

NEET 2018 Merit List

The merit list will be prepared as per the candidate’s performance in the NEET. The merit list of All India Quota will be prepared by Central Board of Education (CBSE) board and the candidates will get admission in colleges or universities as per their position in the merit list.

Tie-Break Procedure for NEET 2018

CBSE is likely to follow a pre-determined tie-break procedure in case two or more students end up obtaining the same score in NEET 2018, for the purpose of assigning ranks. Check the stipulated tie-break procedure for NEET 2018.

  1. Higher marks in Biology will lead to a higher rank in the order of merit.
  2. Higher marks in Chemistry, if the tie persists, will be used to assign the ranks for candidates.
  3. If the tie still persists, then candidates with least wrong answers will be placed higher in the order of merit
  4. Final criteria if all the others fail to resolve tie, is that candidates older in age will be placed higher on the merit list.

NEET Marks vs Ranks Analysis

Check the table mentioned below to find a detailed insight on NEET Marks vs Rank analysis for NEET 2017. Based on the analysis, you can deduce marks requirement to find a substantially high score in NEET 2018. Remember, admission to top medical colleges through NEET will be solely based on the merit secured by candidates in the written test. No separate weightage is assigned to any other factor besides category wise seat reservation in NEET.

Marks Range Rank Range Marks Range Rank Range
690-700 1-10 381-390 86,258-93,741
681-689 11-23 371-380 93,742-1,01,720
671-680 24-83 361-370 1,01,721-1,10,266
661-670 84-163 351-360 1,10,267-1,19,395
651-660 164-301 341-350 1,19,396-1,28,853
641-650 302-535 331-340 1,28,853-1,38,981
631-640 534-870 321-330 1,38,982-1,49,614
621-630 871-1308 311-320 1,49,615-1,60,535
611-620 1309-1962 301-310 1,60,536-1,72,278
601-610 1963-2786 291-300 1,72,279-1,84,931
591-600 2,787-3,874 281-290 1,84,932-1,98,052
581-590 3,875-5,229 271-280 1,98,053-2,11,988
571-580 5,230-6,788 261-270 2,11,989-2,27,224
561-570 6,789-8,736 251-260 2,27,225-2,42,142
551-560 8,737-10,851 241-250 2,42,143-2,58,630
541-550 10,851-13,353 231-240 2,58,631-2,76,078
531-540 13,354-16,163 221-230 2,76,079-2,94,822
521-530 16,163-18,876 210-220 2,94,823-3,14,758
511-520 18,876-22,372 201-210 3,14,759-3,35,921
501-510 22,372-25,842 191-200 3,35,922-3,58,808
491-500 25,843-29,557 181-190 3,58,809-3,83,340
481-490 29,558-33,893 171-180 3,83,341-4,09,732
471-480 33,894-38,152 161-170 4,09,733-4,38,229
461-470 38,153-43,019 151-160 4,38,230-4,69,129
451-460 43,020-47,809 141-150 4,69,130-5,02,572
441-450 47,810-53,184 131-140 5,02,573-5,43,473
431-440 53,185-59,177 121-130 5,43,474-5,80,499
421-430 59,178-65,280 111-120 5,80,500-6,29,987
411-420 65,281-71,938 100-110 6,29,988-6,75,637
401-410 71,939-78,651 Less than 100 6,75,638 and more
391-400 78,652-86,257

Frequently Asked Questions

Ques: What are the quotas and seats on which admission will be offered through NEET?

Ans: Through NEET, admission will be offered into the following seats/quotas.

  • All India Quota Seats.
  • State Government Quota Seats
  • State/Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private/ Deemed University
  • Central Pool Quota Seats
Ques: Are there any colleges or state bodies that are exempted from the purview of NEET

Ans: Indeed, AIIMS and JIPMER are exempted from NEET as they both are independent bodies and will lead their own medicinal selection test with a specific end goal to offer admission to the separate foundations. Till Now, state body has any such exception.


Ques: Is there any negative marking in this exam?

Ans: Yes


Ques: When will be the result of NEET 2018 declared?

Ans: NEET result will be declare on 5th June, 2018.


Ques: How long the result of NEET 2018 is valid?

Ans: The result of successful candidates of NEET 2018 is valid for the academic session 2018-19 only.

Ques: Is there any provision to challenge the response(s) against the OMR grading?

Answer: An opportunity to challenge the answer key, through online mode, against payment of Rs. 1000/- per answer challenge, shall be given, before the declaration of result. The candidates may remain in touch with the website after the examination.

Ques: When will be the result of NEET-UG, 2018 declared?

Answer: Expected date is 8th June 2018.

Ques: How long the result of NEET-UG, 2017 is valid?

Answer: The result of successful candidates of NEET-UG, 2018 is valid for the academic session 2018-19 only.


Ques: How will one know the result of the NEET-UG, 2018?

Answer: The result of NEET-UG, 2018 will be uploaded on the website, as per schedule.