Pattern of the Entrance Examination:
The Entrance Examination shall consist of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with single correct answer) from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology) to be answered on the specially designed machine- gradable sheet using Ball Point Pen only. The duration of paper would be 03 hours.
This test will be conducted in two phases in 2016:
- NEET-1: On May 1. AIPMT to be treated as NEET-1 for students who have already applied for it. 6,67,637 candidates from 1,040 centres in 52 cities will appear for it
- NEET-2: On July 24. Those who have not applied for AIPMT can take it.
NEET-2016 will have one 3-hr paper with 180 objective-type questions on Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Language of the Question Papers:
- All candidates can opt for Question Paper either in English or in Hindi. ØCandidates seeking admission under 15% All India quota seats and in AFMC should appear in the examination either in English or Hindi only.
- Candidates who have passed/appearing their class XII or equivalent qualifying examination from the State Boards of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Gujarat, Maharashtra, TamilNadu and west Bengal and seeking admission in the institutions located in the State concerned under State Quota seats only can opt for Question Paper in their respective Regional Language i.e. Telugu, Assamese, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil and Bengali.
- Candidates seeking admission under State Quota seats of more than one State should appear in the examination either in English or Hindi only.
- Candidates opting for English would be provided Test Booklet in English only and the candidates opting for other languages would be provided Test Booklet in English with translation in the language as per choice of the candidate.
- Candidates opting for Question Paper in Regional languages should choose Centre Cities within the geographical limit of the State concerned.
- Option of Question Paper should be exercised while filling in the application form and the option once exercised by candidates cannot be changed later.
- In case of any ambiguity in translation of any of the questions,its English version shall be treated as final.
Syllabus for this Exam:
The Medical Council of India (MCI) recommended the following syllabus for National eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to MBBS/BDS courses across the country (NEET -UG) after review of various State syllabi as well as those prepared by CBSE, NCERT and COBSE. This is to establish uniformity across the country keeping in view the relevance of different areas in Medical Education.
Class 11, 12:
Physical world and measurement, Electrostatics, Kinematics, Current Electricity, Laws of Motion, Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism, Work, Energy and Power, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents, Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body Electromagnetic Waves, Gravitation Optics, Properties of Bulk Matter, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, Thermodynamics Atoms and Nuclei, Behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory, Electronic Devices, Oscillations and Waves.
Class 11, 12:
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry Solid State, Structure of Atom Solutions, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties Electrochemistry, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure Chemical Kinetics, States of Matter: Gases and Liquids, Surface Chemistry, Thermodynamics, General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements Equilibrium, p-Block Elements, d and f Block Elements, Redox Reactions, Hydrogen, Coordination Compounds, s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals), Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, Organic Chemistry, Some Basic Principles and Techniques, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Hydrocarbons Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen, Environmental Chemistry, Biomolecules Polymers, Chemistry in Everyday Life.
Class 11, 12:
Diversity in Living World, Reproduction, Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants, Genetics and Evolution, Cell Structure and Function, Biology and Human Welfare, Plant, Physiology Biotechnology and Its Applications, Human physiology, Ecology and environment.