Friends, NEET 2020 exam has been held recently, in today’s article, we will give you information about the cut off of the NEET exam. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the cut off percentage of NEET 2020 on our official website on 16 October 2020. You can check the NEET 2020 cutoff released on October 16 from the table below.
It is necessary for the candidates to obtain the minimum qualifying marks for NEET 2020 to pass the national level offline entrance examination. See the table for information on the category-wise neat cut-off.
NTA NEET Cut off 2020:-
|Category||Cutoff Percentile||Cutoff score||no. of candidate pass|
|UR/EWS -PH||45th Percentile||146-129||99|
|OBC- PH||40th Percentile||128-113||233|
|SC -PH||40th Percentile||128-113||70|
|ST -PH||40th Percentile||128-113||18|
The cut-off score is the minimum marks obtained by a candidate for the admission of the medical entrance examination. The estimated cut off has been released by different coaching institutes. In this article of today, check the possible cutter for General, ST, SC, OBC.
The cut off will be different for each category. Candidates must pass the minimum cut off percentage and secure it to pass the offline entrance exam. The cutoff is 50 percentile for General category candidates, while the 40% percentile will be for other category candidates. Candidates wishing to do MBBS / BDS abroad must pass the cut off percentile and pass it to pass the examination.
Information about NTA NEET Cut off 2020:-
The NEET 2020 cutoff will be determined by the Conducting Authority to shortlist the candidates for admission in 80,055 MBBS, 525 BVSC and AH, 26,949 BDS, and other AYUSH courses seats in government and private colleges in India. Based on the minimum qualifying percentage of NTA NEET 2020 exam, a merit list will be prepared by Medical Counseling Committees (MCC) for admission to deemed / central universities, AFMS, and ESIC institutes.
Whereas, the respective State Counseling Authorities will use NEET 2020 cutoff to grant admission to 85% of the state quota seats and other private institutions in the state. Read all the details given in the article related to NEET Cutoff 2020, which mentions minimum qualifying percentage, cutoff rank and trends, tie-breaking criteria, and merit list.
NTA NEET Cut off 2020 dates:-
Dates related to NEET cutoff and declaration of the result are mentioned in the table below.
|NEET exam||13 September 2020|
|Declaration of Result||16 October 2020|
|NEET cutoff declaration||16 October 2020|
|counselling starts||starts soon|
Factors Determining NTA NEET Cut off 2020–
- The number of candidates appearing for the exam
- The difficulty level of the question paper
- Total Available Seats
NTA NEET Cut off 2020 – Percentile and Marks
According to the official information brochure, the NEET cutoff percentile provides a comparison of performance among candidates. It means that the NTA NEET 2020 cutoff percentile will be decided on the basis of the marks of the highest marks obtained in the merit list for admission to MBBS / BDS courses. For example, if the NEET cut off is 50th percentile for unreserved candidates, it means that candidates in this category will need to score more than 50% of the candidates in this category.
The Percentile System of NEET Cutoff 2020 also ensures that aspects such as the number of test-takers and the level of preparation of candidates taking the exam are also considered to maintain the fairness of the exam.
NTA NEET Cut off 2020 – Tie-breaking Criteria:-
When two or more candidates receive the same score in NEET UG 2020, this tie is broken to prepare the NEET Merit List 2020, for which the following tie-breaking process is used:-
- Marks of Biology: Firstly, will be considered marks obtained by the candidate in Biology (Zoology + Botany) section of NEET Question Paper 2020. The candidate who has got more marks in the Biology section will be placed higher in order of merit than others.
- Marks of Chemistry:- If the tie conditions still previous then will be considered the marks obtained by the candidate in the Chemistry section of NEET 2020. In NEET 2020, the candidate who has got maximum marks in Chemistry will be ranked higher in the rank list than the candidate who got fewer marks in the same subject.
- Giving less wrong answers: Even after this, the tie condition remains, then the candidates who have given fewer wrong answers will be placed above the candidates who gave more wrong answers.
- Age of candidate: If all other tie-breaking factors fail in ending the tie condition, then age will be considered at the end. Candidates of higher age will be given priority in merit order over others.
NEET 2020 cutoff for admission:-
The NEET 2020 cutoff will be considered necessary for admission to the following UG Medical seats:-
- 15% All India Quota (AIQ) seats
- 85% state quota seats
- Deemed and Central University
- ESIC and AFMS
- Private institute
NEET Counseling 2020:-
Based on the All India Rank (AIR), the examination organizer authority will prepare NEET Merit List 2020, showing the rank-wise names of the candidates who have passed the examination. Merit list will be sent to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on behalf of the Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) for conducting NEET 2020 counselling for 15% AIQ, Deemed / Central Universities seats, ESIC, AFMS and Central Pool seats.
Whereas the remaining 85% of state quota seats of government colleges will be allotted by the respective state counselling authorities based on the marks and rank obtained in NEET 2020 exam. The State Counseling Body will also be responsible for giving admission in private medical/dental colleges located in a specific state. Friends, today we have shared with you the cut-off and related information announced on October 16 in this article, students whose marks are given in the middle of the cutoff.
Those candidates should prepare for the upcoming counselling so that they do not have any kind of problem at the time of counselling if you liked today’s article. So you can tell us your opinion by going to the comment section, hope that you will share this article to as many people as possible, your opinion is important for us.