NEET Exam Pattern 2024, Marking Scheme, Syllabus – Know Here

NEET Exam Pattern 2024 NEET Exam Pattern 2024 has been decided by the exam conducting authority. The exam will be organized by the NTA (National Testing Agency). NEET is also referred as National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test. It is a national level entrance test. This exam is an opportunity for those students seeking for admission in MBBS and BDS courses provided by top medical colleges or universities of the country. Here we are providing detailed information regarding NEET 2024 Exam Pattern.

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NEET Exam Pattern 2024

The exam pattern comprises of the type of questions, number of questions, marking scheme, etc. The detailed NEET 2024 exam pattern is mentioned below:

  • Exam Date: The exam will be organised on 5th May 2024.
  • Exam Mode: The examination will be conducted through offline mode (paper based).
  • Number of Question: It contain only one question paper which comprises of 200 questions, out of which candidates have to answer 180 questions.
  • Type of Question: Questions will be objective type. Each question will contain four optional answers; students are required to mark the correct answer only.
  • Exam Duration: The exam duration will be three hours and twenty minutes.
  • Subjects: The question papers will be composed of four sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.
  • Question Paper Language: The language of the question will be English, Hindi, Tamil, Assamese, Oriya, Kannada, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Urdu, and Telugu.
SubjectsNumber of Questions

NEET Marking Scheme 2024

Marking scheme of NEET 2024 examination is mentioned below:

  • Total Marks: The question paper will bear total 720 maximum marks.
  • Marking Scheme: Each question will contain four marks. Total four marks will be given for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: There will be negative marking in this examination; one mark will be deducted for each incorrect response.
  • Candidates are required to use only blue/black ball point pen to mark their answers.
  • Candidates note down multiple answers for one question will lead to the negative marking.

Also Check:

NEET 2024 Admit Card

Language of the Question Papers

  • Candidates can opt for Question Paper in either of the following languages such as English, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Oriya, Urdu & Kannada.
  • The option of the medium of question paper will be exercised during form filling process.
  • The option once exercised cannot be changed later by the candidate.
  • Candidates, those opt the English language, the test booklet will be given in English only.
  • Candidates, those opting for Hindi, the Bilingual Test Booklet i.e. in Hindi and in English will be provided.
  • Candidates who opted for regional languages, Bilingual Test Booklet i.e. in the selected language and in English will be given.
  • In case of any ambiguity in translation of any of the questions, its English version will be treated as final.
  • The option of Vernacular languages will only be available as per following details:
Medium of Question PaperExamination Centers
EnglishAll Examination Centers
English, Hindi; UrduAll Examination Centres in India
English, Hindi, and Assamese; UrduExamination Centres in Assam
English, Hindi and Bengali; UrduExamination Centres in West Bengal, Tripura, and Andaman & Nicobar Islands
English, Hindi, and Gujarati; UrduExamination Centres in Gujarat, Daman & Diu, Dadra & Nagar Haveli
English, Hindi, and Kannada; UrduExamination Centres in Karnataka
English, Hindi, and Malayalam; UrduExamination Centres in Kerala and Lakshadweep
English, Hindi, and Marathi; UrduExamination Centres in Maharashtra
English, Hindi, and Odia; UrduExamination Centres in Odisha
English, Hindi, and Punjabi; UrduExamination Centres in Punjab, Chandigarh, and Delhi/ New Delhi (including Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurugram, Meerut, Noida/ Greater Noida)
English, Hindi, and Tamil; UrduExamination Centres in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Andaman & Nicobar Islands
English, Hindi, and Telugu; UrduExamination Centres in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Also Check:

NEET 2024 Books

NEET 2024 Preparation Tips

NEET Syllabus 2024

The NEET 2024 syllabus comprise of four subjects, i.e. Chemistry, Physics, Zoology and Botany. For better preparations, candidates should prepare for the exam as per the officially prescribed syllabus. The syllabus has been notified by the NMC (National Medical Commission). The syllabus is comprised of topics from class 11th & 12th subjects.

If you have any other query about NEET Exam Pattern 2024, you can ask us by commenting below in the comment box.

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    1. Yes but in 12th you must have Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology or any other elective subject with English.

      1. Ramadan is coming so I already put Mehandhi(Henna)on my hands.Is that cause any problem for writing NEET Examination?

  1. Sir..I am from tamilnadu..
    I studied in govt syllabus..
    So.i want to focus in cbsc syllabus

    Which book is you are prefer to me..?

  2. Recently i heard that….neet 2017 examination is again going to held in 2 phases..that r pre n main… it true or its just a rumour..plzz comfirm me..

  3. Sir do we need to fill any extra applications forms besides neet aplication form like for mbbs in specific colleges like manipal aiims etc??

  4. Are there specific marks for specific chapters or topics in neet 2017 ? Also is there any way in which questions will be asked from these chapters as in theory /numerical type?

  5. In neet exam do I need 50% marks to qualify at if I get it by biology n chemistry only and not attempt physics at all do I qualify?

  6. Sir.
    If a student fail in cbse bord, but passed in nios (national institute of open schooling)
    Can get the admission in mbbs after passing in neet.

    Please reply.

  7. Sir I am physically handicapped student from obc categorical.
    How much marks should be gain to qualify neet exam.
    How much should be bring in every subject.

  8. Sir I am a student of Tamil nadu. I am reading the state board syllabus. What I want to do to prepare my neet 2017.which syllabus will u prefer me to study?
    Kindly reply me sir
    Thank you

  9. Weather the counselling for NEET 2017 admissions by any medical counsel or NEET cell in Karnataka or by online only. In private collages what will be the procedure for non management quota and admissions this time.What all I should do

    Suryanarayana, parent of II PUC student

    1. The State will conduct their own counselling for admission to state private/govt MBBS/BDS colleges. The counselling for 15% All India quota will be done by MCC.

    2. The State will conduct their own counselling for admission to state private/govt MBBS/BDS colleges. The counselling for 15% All India quota will be done by MCC.

  10. I’m doing 12th in state board pattern. Is it enough for me to study my syllabus alone or should I refer any CBSE books?

  11. sir/mam
    I am a student studying 11th can I get the topic wise syllabus for the neet 2017 examination as it would be easier for us to prepare from the start.
    I have also heard that the topic of FROG and EARTHWORM from the lesson STRUCTURAL ORGANISATION OF ANIMALS is not there for the NEET curriculum.

    plz reply

    thank you

  12. Kindly let us know whether 12th standard (Tamil nadu state board ) Physics, Chemistry and Biology marks will be considered for MBBS admission along with NEET score.

  13. In this type of exam questions should be asked in regional language and English so that student will not get more confusion

  14. i have a doubt that neet 2 exam will be held only for b category or there is possibility of a category seats please tell me

  15. Sir,i m a student of maharashtra state board. the govt seats of mharashtra have been filled through CET.
    how can i get govt seats in maharashtra through NEET phase 2 ?
    plz reply sir.
    thank you!

  16. I know that neet requires cbse syllabus but exactly what books i should prefer as for cet there were books for practice like vidyabharti n all for neet which books i should prefer or i should depend completely on there 11 and 12 syllabus

  17. Sir I m a CBSE student i got 154 marks in PCB but I fail in theory of computer subject it goes to compartment its re.exam is on 14 July so m I eligible for neet phase 2 ?
    Plz reply sir.
    Thank u

  18. Sir I m from CBSE student i have got 154 marks in PCB but my computer subject goes to compartment which exam is on 14 July so m I eligible for neet phase 2?

    1. yes. But you have to pass you compartment subject before the counselling procedure started.

  19. When the forms are started to filling and will you plz send me tha link

      1. few questions will be asked outside the text !!! it’s just like the hots! (high order thinking skills)

      1. About 70percent will be asked from NCERT. Only for biology you can fully depend on NCERT…….

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