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After a long wait of almost a month, medical aspirants will finally be able to predict a suitable course and college for themselves. NTA has announced the NEET (UG) 2020 Results on the official website. This also comes with the final answer keys for NEET 2020. Check NEET 2020 Results Here
Previously, NTA also released provisional answer keys for candidates to challenge. Later on, the scanned images of OMR answer sheets and recorded responses were also released. Check Final Answer Keys Here
How To Download NEET 2020 Scorecard?
Downloading NEET 2020 Scorecard from the official website is easy-
- Visit the official website i.e. ntaneet.nic.in
- Click on “NEET 2020 Scorecard”
- Enter your Application Number, DOB and Password for NEET 2020 Login
- Click on ‘Submit’ and your scorecard will appear.
- Download the scorecard and save it as PDF for future reference.
Based on the ranks scored in NEET (UG) 2020, candidates will be able to secure admissions in 80,000 MBBS seats, 27,000 BDS seats, 52,000 AYUSH courses seats in top medical colleges of India. Students will also be able to compete for 1205 AIIMS MBBS seats and 200 JIPMER MBBS seats.
NEET 2020 Expected Qualifying Cut Off
Given below is the expected cut off for NEET (UG) 2020-
|Category||Qualifying Percentile||Expected Cut Off Score|
|Open||50th Percentile||710 – 150|
|OBC/SC/ST||40th Percentile||150 – 124|
|UR-PwD||45th Percentile||150 – 124|
|OBC/SC/ST-PwD||40th Percentile||150 – 124|
Based on the qualification in NEET 2020, candidates can take part in NEET Counselling. Seats are reserved under two special quotas namely – 15% All India Quota (AIQ) and 85% State Quota. The counselling for AIQ seats is managed by the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) on national level.
A day after the National Testing Agency (NTA) released the NEET 2020 answer key of the recently concluded NEET exam. Several students have now raised challenges to two questions from the exam paper. NTA has announced accepting challenges to NEET 2020 Answer Key between 27th September and 29th September (by 2 PM). To challenge the answer keys, students will have to pay 1,000 INR. The fee will be refunded in case the challenge is found to be correct.
How to Challenge NEET 2020 Answer Key?
No one can challenge the NEET 2020 answer key without the receipt of the challenge fee. If any challenge is accepted by NTA, students who appeared in the exam will be awarded a bonus of four marks for each question. Mentioned below are the steps to download the answer keys:
- One must visit the NTA NEET official website – ntaneet.nic.in
- Then students must click on the ‘Key challenge’ link present on the top left side of the homepage.
- Using the application ID and password one can log in.
- Students can see the response ID along with the correct option ID for each of the questions.
- Students can simply select the checkbox on the NEET 2020 answer key that they want to challenge.
What’s new with NEET 2020 Answer Key?
NTA releases the OMR sheets every year with the NEET Answer Keys 2020. But, there is an exception this year. The NEET OMR Sheets 2020 are not released as the exam, and consequent admission process is delayed this year due to the pandemic. But this action didn’t go well with students and their parents. They opine that without NEET OMR Sheets 2020, students are unsure about their responses.
Aspirants who have taken NEET 2020 this year will now be eagerly waiting for the results after the release of the NEET 2020 Answer Key. Aspirants who have doubts with particular questions should first consult with friends and teachers before challenging the answer keys by 29th September.
Finally, NEET 2020 is concluded on 13th September. About 90 per cent of aspirants appeared for this exam across 3,800 centres on Sunday. All COVID-19 Safety Protocols were followed by NTA to conduct the exam safely. After the conclusion of the exam, the reactions of the students are out as well, and now the speculation will be on the NEET Answer Keys 2020. Here, we will look at the NEET 2020 Paper Analysis, Answer Keys & expected Cut-Offs.
The NEET 2020 Results are expected to be out very soon, during the last week of September 2020.
NEET 2020 Paper Analysis
The NEET 2020 exam paper was overall “easy”. The questions asked were mostly from NCERT. The paper had 180 questions with 720 marks. Find the NEET 2020 subject-wise paper analysis below:
NEET 2020 Zoology Exam Analysis
- Level of Difficulty – Moderate with a few exceptions.
- Multi-conceptual questions were asked. This required logical thinking, and accuracy. Few questions were tricky.
- Few terms were out of the NCERT domain.
- In general, the questions were thought-provoking and required aspirants to be alert.
NEET 2020 Botany Exam Analysis
- 1-2 questions were controversial and had more than one correct answer.
- Two questions came out of the NCERT books.
- Most of the questions were based on concepts. Few of the questions were facts-based.
- The paper was not lengthy.
NEET 2020 Paper Analysis – Chemistry
- The Difficulty level was from easy to moderate.
- The questions were straight forward, and easy. They were based on NCERT books.
- The paper was not lengthy, and even average students can attempt at least 40 questions with ease.
NEET 2020 Paper Analysis – Physics
- This paper was easy with comparison to previous years.
- Questions based on NCERT hover between 30 – 40% of the total questions.
- The questions were based on syllabus only with no controversial questions.
NEET 2020 Answer Keys
The official NEET 2020 Answer Keys will be released on the official website soon. The unofficial answer keys are released by coaching institutes like Aakash which are given below-
|NEET UG Papers 2020||Question & Answers Key|
NEET 2020 Cut Off
The NEET 2020 Cut Off will be released soon. But here you can find the last year cut-offs below:
|Categories||NEET Cut off 2019||NEET 2018 Cut off|
|General Category (50th percentile)||701 – 134||691 – 119|
|SC/ST/OBC (40th percentile)||133 – 107||118 – 96|
The NEET Answer Keys and cut-offs are the next big thing on which all eyes are glued. Both of them will be officially released soon on the NTA website. Now that the exams are successfully concluded, test-takers must stay alert to official notifications.
NEET official answer keys 2021 are expeted to be released in 4th week of septembet by NTA. After releasing the provisional NEET Answer Key with images of OMR response sheet and test booklet code, NTA will most likely release the NEET 2021 Final Answer Keys. NEET 2021 Memory based answer key have been released by many institutes. Things to keep in mind about the NEET 2021 final answer keys is that these cannot be challenged and the NEET 2021 result will be announced based on the final answer keys.
- NTA has released the NEET 2021 application forms. Candidates can fill the application forms until August 6, 2021. Read More
- NEET 2021 is scheduled to be conducted on September 12, 2021. Check Exam Dates
- NTA is expected to release the NEET 2021 admit card 3 days prior to the exam date.
However, candidates can download NEET official Answer Key 2020 from the links below.
NEET Answer Key Dates 2021
|Events||NEET 2021 Answer key dates|
|NEET 2021 Exam Date||12 September 2021|
|Release of Unofficial NEET answer key||12 September 2021|
|Display of official NEET OMR Sheet & answer key||4th week of September 2021|
|Challenging answers of NEET official answer key||4th week of September 2021|
|Final NEET 2021 answer key release date||2nd week of October 2021|
|NEET 2021 Result||2nd week of October 2021|
NEET 2021 Memory Based Answer Key
|Question Papers Sets||Answer Key and Solutions (By Allen)|
|NEET 2021 Physics Paper||Download|
|NEET 2021 Chemistry||Download|
|NEET 2021 Botany||Download|
|NEET 2021 Zoology||Download|
How to Check NEET 2021 Answer Key by NTA?
NEET 2021 Answer Key by NTA will be available on the official website only. Hence, the aspirants are advised to follow the procedure stated below to download their NEET 2021 answer key:
- First, visit the official website i.e. ntaneet.nic.in.
- Second, click on the ‘Candidate Login’ at the home page.
- Third, enter the registration number and password.
- The NEET 2021 answer key for the candidate’s paper code will be displayed on the screen along with the candidate’s marked answers.
- Finally, download the answer and verify it with the NEET 2021 Final answer keys.
How to Challenge NEET 2021 Answer Key and OMR Sheet?
NTA will publish the provisional answer key of NEET 2021 in the month of September 2021 (tentatively).
- Candidates can compare the answers reflected in the OMR sheet once they receive the sheet. If the OMR response sheet is different from the candidate’s marking sheet (which you have marked on the exam date), then you should go for the challenge.
- You can also challenge questions only from the paper code you attempted.
Steps to Challenge NEET 2021 Answer Key and OMR Sheet
If the aspirants find any mistake in the scanned images of the NEET UG 2021 answer key, they can challenge the answer key by the following steps:-
- First, visit the official website.
- Second, login with your credentials.
- At the dashboard, you will find “Apply for KEY Challenge”.
- Next, click on the KEY Challenge tab.
- Afterward, select the question you wish to challenge.
- Next, mark your choice and mention the justification for your answer.
- Then, pay the prescribed fee through Debit/Credit card or Net Banking. You will have to pay a fee of INR 1000 for challenging every question.
- Finally, take the print of the confirmation slip for future reference.
Fee for NEET 2021 Answer Key Challenge
The NEET UG 2021 answer key challenge has to be submitted online along with an additional fee of INR 1000/- per key. Your fees for the challenge will be completely refunded if the board accepts your claim. Note: Candidates can follow the similar steps to view or challenge their recorded OMR sheets and booklet code number if they find any discrepancy in any of them. The candidates need to remit INR 1000/- per response while submitting a challenge either for OMR sheet or booklet code number.
Score Calculation with NEET 2021 Answer Key
Once NEET 2021 Answer Key is released, the aspirants will be able to calculate the score. NEET answer key by NTA is very useful for the candidates, as they can predict their score with the help of it.
- Before calculating their expected scores, candidates must know the marking scheme simultaneously.
- 4 marks are rewarded for every correct answer. On the contrary, 1 mark will be deducted for an incorrect response.
- No marks will be deducted if you did not mark any option.
|For every correct answer||+ 4|
|For every incorrect answer||– 1|
|For questions with more than one response||0|
|For unanswered questions||0|
NEET Total Score = (Total number of correct answers x 4) – (Total number of Incorrect answers x 1) You Might Like
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NEET OMR Sheet and Responses
The images of NEET OMR sheets and responses of each of the aspirants will be released on the official website of NTA.
- You are advised to check the answer sheets simultaneously. Once you complete your checking, you can calculate the NEET score.
- If you find any discrepancy, then you should challenge the NEET OMR Sheets and responses. However, you will have only three days to challenge it.
- You should check previous years NEET Cut off marks announced by the colleges. Considering the last year’s cutoff marks is equally important for estimating the current year’s NEET cut off score.
- Additionally, you can also get an idea about the NEET cut off of the colleges you are willing to get into.
Processes to Mark Answers in the OMR Sheet
- You can use either Blue or Black point pen while marking answers in the OMR sheet.
- Fill the circle to indicate the correct response of the questions
- If you leave the circle to mark incompletely, then it will not be recognised by the OMR sheet.
Find the following sample of OMR to understand the way of filling the correct answer in your sheet:
Sets of NEET 2021 Question Paper
- There are 12 sets of NEET 2021 question papers.
- In each NEET 2021 question paper, the aspirants will get four sets such as A, B, C, D, P, Q, R, S, W, X, Y, Z.
- NTA will release exactly the similar number of answer keys, which is equivalent to the question papers.
- To get the idea of the pattern of the NEET 2021 question papers, the aspirants should check the NEET previous year’s question papers furthermore.
NEET Previous Year Answer Keys
NEET 2020 Official Answer Keys (Final)
NTA will release the official NEET 2021 after conducting the exam. However, until then candidates can check NEET 2020 answer keys. Final Answer Keys 2020 were released for following paper codes:
- E1- E6
- F1- F6
NEET 2020 Answer Keys (Unofficial) As the official NEET 2020 Answer Keys were released a few days later after the exam, a lot of unofficial answer keys were released by various coaching centres like Akaash. Students can check them out here.
|NEET UG Papers 2020||Question & Answers Key|
NEET Unofficial Answer Keys by Coaching Institutes
Here is a list of NEET 2020 Answer Key by coaching institutes. It was released by various institutes across India. It must be kept in mind that these answer keys are unofficial and are prepared by the teaching faculty of these institutes. Download the NEET 2020 answer key with solutions from the tables below.
NEET 2020 Answer Key by Aakash
|Question and Answer Keys||Download|
|Answers and Solutions||Download|
|Question and Answer Key in Hindi||Download|
NEET 2020 Answer Key by Allen
|NEET 2020 Code Wise Answer Key||Download|
|NEET 2020 Paper with Solutions||Physics
|NEET 2020 Paper with Answer||Physics
NEET 2019 Official Answer Key
|NEET Answer Keys||Download Link|
|Paper Code – P1 – P6||Download|
|Paper Code – Q1 – Q6||Download|
|Paper Code – R1 – R6||Download|
|Paper Code – S1 – S6||Download|
NEET 2018 Unofficial Answer Keys
What after NEET 2021 Answer Key?
Once the NEET 2021 answer key and the response of the OMR sheet will be released in the month of September 2021, then the NTA announced the NEET 2021 result on the official website. The date of releasing the result has not been decided yet, it will be announced later by NTA.
- Click on the direct link of NEET UG 2021 result from the official website.
- After that, enter the roll number and password in order to check the result.
- Next, choose the ‘Submit’ option. You will be able to see your NEET 2021 result on the screen.
- At last, keep a print out of the result after downloading the soft copy.
The NEET qualifying candidates will be able to take part in the NEET 2021 counselling process.
Answer: NEET 2021 answer keys will be released within 2-3 weeks of the exam.
Answer: Coaching institutes like AAKASH, Allen and Resonance release the answer keys for NEET.
Answer: NEET 2021 will be conducted on September 12, 2021.
NEET UG 2021 aspirants can now download the NEET previous year question papers here. Solving these NEET question papers will be wise for the students as these will help them practice in a better way.
- First, you complete your NEET 2021 syllabus on time. Then, begin solving these question papers to understand the question pattern, exam pattern, weightage of the syllabus and the difficulty level.
- Don’t forget to solve NEET 2021 sample papers before the exam that is most likely to be conducted on 2nd May 2021 for 2021-2022 academic session.
NEET 2021 Syllabus is the same as the previous year and no rumored changes have taken place. In addition, the governing body has not brought any changes in the NEET 2021 exam pattern. It is a tough exam and requires rigorous practice with proper time management so candidates are advised to prepare for NEET 2021 with full dedication.
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NEET 2020 Question Papers (Official)
Here are all the NEET 2020 Question Papers uploaded by NTA on its website. Aspiring students can download the same below-
|NEET 2020 Question Paper Code||Download Link|
NEET Previous Year Question Papers
Solving NEET Previous Year Question Papers help students to score good and to improve their rank in the NEET 2021 Merit list. NEET question papers from the past few years are available here along with their solutions and official answer key. Students can download the NEET previous year question papers 2021 pdf for free.
NEET Question Papers PDFs 2019-2018
|Year||Question Paper||Paper Code||Solutions|
|2019||P1 to P6||P1||Download|
|Q1 to Q6||Q1||Download|
|R1 to R6||R1||Download|
|S1 to S6||S1||Download|
|H1 & G1||H1||Download|
|2018||AA to FF||AA||Download|
|GG to NN||GG||Download|
|PP to SS||PP||Download|
|WW to ZZ||WW||Download|
NEET Previous Years Question Papers PDFs 2017-2012
|Year||Question Paper||Paper Code||Solutions|
|2017||Question Paper – A/ B/ C/ D||Code-A||Download|
|Question Paper – P/ Q/ R/ S||Code-P||Download|
|Question Paper – W/ X/ Y/ Z||Code-W||Download|
|2016||NEET 2016 Phase I||Code-A/ P/ W||Download|
|Code- B/ Q/ X||–|
|Code-C/ R/ Y||Download|
|Code-D/ S/ Z||–|
|NEET 2016 Phase II||Code-AA||Download|
|2015||NEET 2015 Phase I||Code-A||–|
|NEET 2015 Phase II||Code-E||–|
Check | NEET 2021 Mock Test
NEET 2021 Question Paper: Language Options
The aspirants can choose their preferred language, while filling the NEET 2021 Application form. NEET question papers are available in eleven different languages.
How can practicing NEET previous year question papers benefit you?
With the help of NEET previous year question papers, students can analyze their preparation, difficulty level of the questions, distribution of questions, marking scheme and number of questions asked in the paper.
- Analyzing Preparation: Solving NEET question papers give the aspirants an idea about the overall preparation. Giving some time after solving the whole paper will help them in knowing their weak points.
- Difficulty Level: Along with improving your skills, you can also work on solving sets with high levels of difficulty. It shows how questions can be merged and how difficult some calculations might be, in order to understand which questions you can skip.
- Distribution of Questions: Although questions from almost all topics are asked in NEET, it is better to prepare for the NEET important topics which might have had heavy weightage for the past two years.
- Marking Scheme: Marking scheme is not much of a hidden fact. But, what’s more, important is how it can affect your overall score. When you finally calculate your scores, you realise how you could improve your rank by NOT attempting questions blindly or just by guessing, which could reduce your score by 1 mark, if gone wrong.
- Exam-like Situation: To adapt yourself, you must solve maximum papers in a time frame of 3 hours on an OMR sheet. It is difficult to sit in one place for over 3 hours including the time taken for frisking and other formalities. Solving previous yearS question papers of NEET can help you with this.
NEET 2021 Exam Pattern
Students are advised to follow the NEET 2021 Exam pattern for better preparation. A brief idea of the exam pattern is listed below, so that you can understand better with the help of the previous years question papers of NEET above.
- Mode of Exam: Offline (Pen and paper based)
- Time: 180 minutes
- Type of Questions: MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions)
- Total Questions: 180
- Sections: Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology)
|Subject||No. Of Questions||Marks|
In a nutshell, NEET previous year question papers are beneficial to identify the number of repetition of the topics. Based on the strength, the aspirants can practice and revise the NEET important topics accordingly.
Previous Year Question Papers of NEET FAQs
Ans The difficulty level of paper depends upon its Preparation level. Last year the difficulty level was Moderate.
Ans Chances of repetition are quite low.
Ans NEET question paper will be conducted in 11 languages- English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Oriya and Urdu
Ans On an average 80-85% questions are asked from the NCERT Books.