NEET 2019 Exam Pattern – Syllabus, Mode of Exam, Marking scheme

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NEET 2019 Exam Pattern – Syllabus, Mode of Exam, Marking scheme

The National level Exam NEET(UG) 2019 will be held on May 5th 2019. The aspirants who are willing to attend the Entrance examination need to have a clear view of Exam pattern such as syllabus, mode of examination, subject weightage, marking scheme, Exam duration etc.

As per the final confirmation from the MHRD (Ministry of Human resource development) the exam will be conducted once in a year in offline mode and the exam conducting authority CBSE(Central Board of Secondary Education) will get replaced by NTA (National testing Agency) from the year 2019.

NEET Exam Pattern 2019

Mode of Examination:

NEET 2019 will be held in Offline mode which is pen and paper mode which implies that the students will get an OMR sheet wherein they have to marks the answers. 

Marking scheme:

For Every correct answer the candidates will get +4 marks and for every incorrect response 1 mark will get deducted. Also, there is no mark will be deducted for the questions which are not attempted by the candidate.

Number of Question and Marks:

No of Questions – Physics – 45, Chemistry – 45, Biology 90 (Botany – 45 & Zoology – 45)

SubjectNo of QuestionsMarks
Biology (Botany & Zoology)90360

NEET UG Marks and Negative Marks:

Correct Answer – 4 Marks, Incorrect Answer – Minus One (-1) Mark, Un-Answered – 0 Mark

SubjectCorrect AnswersIncorrect AnsUnanswered
PhysicsFour mark (+4)Minus  one mark (-1)Zero (0)
ChemistryFour mark (+4)Minus  one mark (-1)Zero (0)
BiologyFour mark (+4)Minus  one mark (-1)Zero (0)

NEET Syllabus:

NEET 2019 syllabus will have equal weightage of all the Four subjects Physics, chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology) and each subject will have 45 questions in total 180 Questions. The questions will cover both Class 11 & 12 syllabus.

Overall NEET Details in the below table:

About ExamDetails
Exam LevelNational Level Exam
Mode of ExaminationOffline (Pen and paper Mode)
SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry, Biology
Time Duration of Exam3 hours (180 Mins)
Weightage % of SubjectsPhysics-45 Questions
Chemistry-45 Question
Biology (Botany & Zoology)-90 Questions
Marks SchemeCorrect Ans:+4 Wrong Ans: -1 No attempt-0 Mark
ShiftSingle Shift
LanguagesEnglish, Hindi, Tamil, Assamese, Oriya, Kannada, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Urdu, and Telugu.
Date of ExaminationMay 5th 2019
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Total No. of Questions180
Total Marks720
Official Website
Number of attemptsonce in a year


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