NEET 2020 to be a single Medical Entrance Exam | AIIMS and JIPMER Cancelled

Now the government has confirmed that from NEET 2020 will be the Single Medical Entrance Exam for Under Graduates Medical admission in India. From Now onwards AIIMS and JIPMER cancelled, i.e, these Exams will no longer be conducted as a medical entrance Exam.

Ramesh Pokhriyal – Minister of Human Resource Development has confirmed that there will be only NEET 2020 Medical Entrance Exam to get admissions in India. AIIMS and JIPMER will not be held from this year. Similarly Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research will not conduct JIPMER MBBS entrance exam 2020.

Admission to 1207 seats in all over the 15 AIIMS including AIIMS New Delhi and 14 others, and 200 seats in JIPMER Puducherry and Karaikal, will be on the basis of the NEET 2020 only and that will be conducted by National testing Agency (NTA).

This the much awaited confirmation for all the JEE 2020 aspirants! Report Says that  the confirmation regarding the examination was made in the Lok Sabha where the MHRD was asked specific six questions regarding the MBBS Admissions. The Questions were combinable asking to give the details of the number of entrance examination conducted by separate institutions for admission in MBBS in the country at present, whether the Government is planning to implement NEET, as the only entrance examination for admission to MBBS course in the country. To provide details of the same, if that was to be the case and reason behind the decision, whether the Government has discussed this matter with all the States before its implementation. If discussion was done, then the details of response along with the number of states who refused to implement this. By which it is likely to be implemented?

MHRD Provided welfare with combined answer to all these questions.

National Medical Commission Act 2019 was given the approval earlier in 8th August this year. Section 14 of the said act delivers that there will be a common and even NEET exam for admission to undergraduate medical courses in all medical colleges, comprising those that come under any other law.

As per this provision of the NMC Act 2019, the AIIMS and JIPMER medical entrance exams have been clashed, and in its place admission to the only two colleges that were formerly allowed to hold their own entrance exams, will now also come under NEET.

Through this change, now students of all over India need to appear in only one medical entrance exam that is NEET. Till last year, around 3 lakh students used to appear in AIIMS entrance exam, and 1-2 lakh took the JIPMER exam. Whereas for NEET, over 15 lakh had applied, and over 14 lakh appeared for the exam. With the AIIMS and JIPMER MBBS entrance exams cancelled, the number of candidates for NEET 2020 are expected to rise.

As per the agenda released by National Testing Agency (NTA), at, NEET 2020 is scheduled to be held on May 3, 2020. It will be Offline exam i.e, Pen & Paper based. Registration for NEET 2020 will start on December 2, 2019, and will end on December 31, 2019.

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NEET 2020 | Exam Pattern, Important dates, Application Form, Eligibility

NEET Application Form 2020 is going to release in the months of December.

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET (previously known as AIPMT) is the national-level Medical Entrance exam for the aspirants to get admission in MBBS/BDS Courses in various government or private medical colleges affiliated by Medical Council of India.

Get the Following details about NEET 2020 here:

Examination Mode

Important Dates

How to Apply?

Application Fee

Eligibility Criteria

Correction in Application

Language Choices

Exam Pattern

NEET 2020 Syllabus

NEET Counselling 


Recently, the Ministry of Health announced that admission to MBBS courses in medical colleges across the country including JIPMER and all the AIIMS will be through the common national entrance test NEET. So, AIMS and JIPMER are no longer to be held.


Examination Mode

As per the latest notice, NTA has cleared that NEET 2020 will take place in offline mode only!


Important Dates for NEET 2020

Release of NEET application form 2020 December 2, 2019
Deadline to register for NEET 2020 December 31, 2019
NTA NEET admit card 2020 March 27, 2020
NEET 2020 exam May 3, 2020
NEET Result 2020 June 4, 2020



How to Apply?


Step 1: Visit the official site of NTA

Click on “Apply online” of application form link.


Step 2: Candidates need to register online 

Official website –

To complete the registration process, he/she will have to enter a valid email Id and phone number.


Step 3: Completing the NEET 2020 application

Post completion of the registration process, the registration Id and password generated will be sent to the registered email Id and mobile number of the candidate. He/she has to use these login credentials to access the application form of NEET 2020. To complete the form, he/she has to fill in the required personal details, academic details, exam centre preference, etc.


Step 4: Uploading scanned images

Candidates have to upload the scanned image of a recent passport-sized photograph and signature. These have to be in JPG/JPEG format only.


Step 5: Application fee

NEET 2020 application form cannot be submitted without paying the prescribed non-refundable application fee.

Candidates who belong to the general or OBC category have to pay an application fee of Rs 1400, whereas those belonging to the reserved categories such as ST/SC/PWD have to pay Rs 750.


Step 6: Print the confirmation page

Candidates are advised to keep a copy of the filled application and payment receipt for future use.

Application fee

NEET 2020 application form cannot be submitted without paying the prescribed non-refundable application fee.

  • General or OBC category have to pay an application fee of Rs 1400,
  • Reserved categories such as ST/SC/PWD have to pay Rs 750.


Eligibility Criteria:



Indian, Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs), Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs), Foreign Nationals and Non-resident Indians (NRIs) candidates will be considered as eligible and can fill up the NEET 2020 application form.


Age Limit

The Minimum age limit (General Category) to apply for NEET 2020 exam should be 17 Years.

However, the maximum age limit is 25 Years.


Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PH should have their birthdate between 07.05.1988 and 01.01.2002.


Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST/OBC/PH 05 Years of Age Relaxation

Educational Qualification Criteria:

To apply for NEET exam 2020, you must have passed Higher Secondary Examination (12th board examination) with Chemistry, Physics, and Biology/ Biotechnology with minimum 50% marks in each subject. Candidates from National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) or any State Open School are also eligible to apply.

Note: Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam can also apply for NEET 2020 exam.

Correction in Application Form

Correction Date for NEET Application:

The application form correction for NEET 2020 exam will start from January 1st Week, 2019 (tentative).

NEET Application Correction Procedure:

A form will be provided for correction facility such as uploading images, signature, etc.

Please note that this is a onetime opportunity, so use this chance carefully.

To make the changes, visit the official site, now click on the ‘candidate’s login’.

Submit your registration number and password.

Now click on the form correction link, make changes and submit the form.


Language Choices

You will get the question paper in the following languages:

Hindi, English, Assamese, Urdu, Telugu, Tamil, Gujarati, Marathi, Oriya, Kannada and Bengali.


Exam Pattern:

The exam includes questions from Physics, Chemistry and Biology curriculum of class XI and XII. Both Physics and Chemistry have 45 questions each. Biology has 90 questions divided equally among Botany and Zoology.

The paper will have only multiple-choice questions.

1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

For each correct answer, 4 marks will be awarded.

45 questions are assigned to Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology, each.


Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Physics 45 180
Chemistry 45 180
Biology (Zoology +Botany) 90 (45+45) 360 (180+180)
Total 180 Questions 720 Marks

Syllabus of NEET 2020

Click HERE for Detailed Syllabus of NEET 2020.


NEET Syllabus for Physics:

Class 11

Physical world and measurement


Laws of Motion

Work, Energy and Power

Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body


Properties of Bulk Matter


Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory

Class 12


Current Electricity

Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism

Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents

Electromagnetic Waves


Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

Atoms and Nuclei

Electronic Devices

Oscillations and Waves


NEET Syllabus for Chemistry:

Class 11

Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry

Structure of Atom

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

States of Matter: Gases and Liquids



Redox Reactions


s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)

Some p-Block Elements

Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques


Environmental Chemistry

Class 12

Solid State



Chemical Kinetics

Surface Chemistry

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

p- Block Elements

d and f Block Elements

Coordination Compounds

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes

Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers

Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen



Chemistry in Everyday Life


NEET Syllabus for Biology:

Class 11

Diversity in Living World

Structural Organisation in Animals and Plants

Cell Structure and Function

Plant Physiology

Human physiology

Class 12


Genetics and Evolution

Biology and Human Welfare

Biotechnology and Its Applications

Ecology and environment

Result Declaration

The exam conducting authority NTA will release the NEET 2020 result on their official site on 4th June, 2020. You can get here the direct link to check the NEET result once it is out. Make sure you have the roll number and date of birth to access the result.


Admission (through NEET 2020)

15% AIQ (All India Quota), 85% State Quota, 100% deemed & ESIC, Management/NRI, Central Pool, AFMC