NEET 2020 Result – NTA will declare NEET result online at ntaneet.nic.in. The result is declared in the form of a scorecard inside the login of the aspirants. To check NEET 2020 scorecard candidates have to login with their roll number and password. The marks awarded to candidates in NEET 2020 scorecard are in the form of a percentile score in each section. However, the total score is in the form of percentile as well as raw scores. The candidates who score an overall 50 percentile and above in the exam qualify for 15% All India Quota (AIQ) counselling in the general category. NEET 15% AIQ counselling is conducted by MCC. Check more details on NEET 2020 result from this page.
NEET 2020 Result
This year, NEET 2020 scores will form a basis of admission in AIIMS and JIPMER too. The All India Rank for 15% quota counselling is also mentioned in the NEET scorecard. Alongwith it, the cutoff percentile and score are also provided to the candidates on NEET scorecard. Check important dates of NEET 2020 result from the table below.
|NEET 2020 Result||Important Dates|
|NEET 2020 exam date||13 Sep 2020|
|Declaration of NEET 2020 Result|
Check here: Candidates can check the NEET 2020 result as per the schedule above from the official website, ntaneet.nic.in.
NEET Result 2020 Date
NEET 2020 result date has yet not been announced. However, an expected date can be deduced based on past year trends of result announcement.
Let us check below the dates of the past year result announcement dates of NEET exam:
|Year||Exam date||Result declaration date||Conducting body|
|2019||5 May||5 Jun||NTA|
|2018||6 May||4 Jun||CBSE|
|2017||7 May||23 Jun||CBSE|
As per the table above, it can be noticed that NEET result is declared within 1 month of conduction of the exam. Therefore we expect that NEET 2020 result can be also expected within a month, that is by October 13, 2020.
- NEET 2020 result declaration date – October 12 or 13, 2020 (Expected)
However, as due to COVID-19 the academic session has been delayed, NTA might try and shorten the reconsideration period and try to declare the result as soon as possible. Therefore there is a bit of uncertainty.
NEET 2020 Marks V/S Ranks
The estimated marks V/S rank of NEET 2020 is given in the table below:
|650+||1000 – 2000|
|600+||5000 – 10000|
|550+||15000 – 20000|
|500+||20000 – 30000|
NEET Cut Off Marks 2020
In order to qualify National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)-2020, NTA has set the minimum qualifying percentile for the candidates. The cut off score required by the candidates to qualify the entrance exam is provided in the NEET scorecard Only. Hence it can be known only when the NEET 2020 result is declared. However, candidates can check the cut off percentile from the table below.
|Category||Cut off percentile|
|General – EWS||50th|
|SC / ST / OBC||40th|
What is meant by Percentile in NEET 2020?
Percentile in NEET 2020 entrance exam means the number of candidates who have scored above or below you. Suppose if the percentile of a student is 15 out of 35 students who appeared in the exam, this means that 20 students scored below you and 14 candidates scored more than you.
NEET Past Year Cut off marks – Candidates can check previous year cut off marks for NEET from the table below.
|Category||NEET 2019 Cut Off Percentile||2019 cutoff score|
|ST / ST-PH / SC / SC-PH / OBC-PH||40th||107|
NEET past year cutoffs (2018 – 2015)
|Category||Cutoff Percentile||2018 cutoff score||2017 cutoff score||2016 cutoff score||2015 cutoff score|
|SC / SC-PH / ST-PH / OBC-PH / ST||40th||96||107||118||450|
How to Check NEET Result 2020?
The candidates can check below the steps to download the NEET 2002 result:
Step 1: First of all candidates have to access the link to download the NEET 2020 result, which is available on this page as soon as the result is out.
Step 2: There after the below looking login window shall open. Here the candidates have to enter the roll number and date of birth.
Step 3: Next, candidates have to submit the details and the result shall open on the next screen.
Step 4: Finally, candidates have to download it and take a print out of it for future reference.
How is the NEET 2020 Result Prepared?
The preparation of NEET 2020 result is based on the following process:
NEET 2020 overall raw score is converted to NEET 2020 overall percentile score. The candidates who qualify the cutoff percentile as per their category are then ranked in order of the percentile score in the 15% AIQ rank list.
Now let us understand how is the raw score, percentile score and the 15% AIQ ranking is done:
NEET 2020 Raw Score – The raw score of NEET is prepared on the basis of marking scheme and the final answer key of NEET. The candidates get 4 marks for each correct answer and for an incorrect answer, a negative marking of 1 mark is done. The total marks are the raw score of the candidates in the exam. The formula for calculating NEET 2020 raw score is
NEET raw scores = 4 X (no. correct answers) – 1 X (no. of wrong answers)
NEET 2020 Percentile Score – It is the score prepared as per the number of candidates who scored more and less than the candidate. The formula for calculating NEET 2020 percentile is
(100 x Number of candidates appeared with raw score EQUAL TO OR LESS than the candidate) / Total number of the candidates appeared
15% AIQ Ranking – The candidates are filtered as per the cutoff marks. The filtered candidates are ranked in order of their overall percentile score. In case of tie between 2 or more candidates, tie breaking rues are applied.
NEET 2020 Merit List
NTA releases two type of merit list for NEET 2020. These are:
- Merit list for counselling under 15% All India Quota
- Merit list for seats other than 15% All India Quota
NEET 2020 Merit list for 15% All India Quota
The merit list for 15% All India Quota seats is released online by NTA for the eligible candidates who opted for 15% All India quota seats. The merit list is prepared on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in the NEET 2020 entrance exam. It consists of details of only those candidates who qualifies the entrance exam by obtaining the minimum cut off marks.
The merit list is then sent to the Directorate General of Health Services (Medical Examination Cell), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India and Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India for allotment of seats under 15% All India Quota and all seats in Central Institutions Including AIIMS, JIPMER, AFMC, ESI, Delhi University (DU), BHU, AMU and Deemed Universities.
NEET 2020 Merit list for seats other than 15% All India Quota
NTA provides All India Rank and result for NEET 2020 with DGHS, MOhFW and Ministry of AYUSH, Govt. of India which further forward to the admitting authorities in the concerned state. The state counselling authorities releases application form for NEET qualified candidates and releases their own separate merit list on the basis of AIR in the respective category.
NEET 2020 Tie Breaker Criteria
In case of two or more candidates obtain equal marks in the entrance exam, then in such a case, their inter-se merit is resolved by applying the following methods in the below given oreder:
- Higher marks / percentile scorer in Biology (Botany & Zoology) in the Test is given higher preference in the merit.
- Candidate obtaining higher marks/percentile score in Chemistry in the Test are given higher preference.
- Candidate with less proportion of the number of attempted incorrect answers and correct answers in all the subjects in the Test is placed higher in the merit.
- A candidate who is older in age is considered for merit.
Details Given in NEET Result 2020
The scorecard of NEET 2020 consist of the following information:
- NEET 2020 roll number.
- Application Number.
- Identity Type.
- Minority type.
- Candidate’s name.
- Mother’s name.
- Father’s name.
- Date of birth.
- Marks obtained in Physics, Chemistry, Biology.
- Total Marks.
- Percentile score.
- NEET 2020 All India Quota rank.
- Cut off percentile and score.
- Number of Candidates qualified.
Sample Image of NEET Scorecard
Rechecking of NEET-UG 2020 Result
NTA has clearly specified that there is no provision for the candidates for re-checking/re-evaluation of the answer sheets. NEET 2020 OMR sheet are machine graded and are evaluated with extreme care. Though candidates are allowed to submit objection / challenge in the OMR gradation of their OMR sheet, however, they cannot submit a request for rechecking of NEET answer sheet/ result.
Validity of NEET 2020 Scorecard
The scorecard for NEET 2020 shall be valid for the current academic session only. NEET Score cannot be forwarded in the next academic session. However, those who wish to take admission in Foreign medical institutions, their NEET score shall be valid for a period of three (03) years from the date of declaration of the result.
NEET 2020 Counselling
Qualifiers in the NEET 2020 entrance exam and those whose name is included in the merit list are then eligible to participate in NEET counselling 2020. The counselling is conducted for All India Quota seats which is done by medical counselling committee (MCC), whereas, counselling for seats other than 15% All India quota seat is done by the concerned counselling authorities.
NEET counselling for 15% AIQ seats is conducted online at mcc.nic.in. The process includes online registration, choice filling, release of seat allotment result, acceptance/ rejection of seat, reporting at allotted college for document verification and completion of other admission formalities. There shall be 03 rounds of counselling by MCC.
AIIMS 2020 Counselling
The candidates must note that this year onward AIIMS counselling will not be held. Instead, the candidates will have to appear for 15% All India Quota counselling for admission. It will be conducted by MCC/DGHS for Undergraduate Medical Courses. During counselling, the eligibility criteria, self-declaration, various documents, etc. of the eligible candidates shall be verified as per norms specified by the respective authorities and /or Medical / Dental / Ayurveda / Siddha / Unani / Homeopathy Colleges.
JIPMER 2020 Counselling
Like AIIMS, JIPMER 2020 counselling will also not be held. Instead, like AIIMS, JIPMER 2020 counselling will be also conducted by MCC/DGHS for Undergraduate Medical Courses. The candidates have to qualify for 15% All India Quota counselling for admission in JIPMER. After qualifying NEET, candidates have to participate in AIQ counselling. The process includes online registration, choice filling, release of seat allotment result, acceptance/ rejection of seat, reporting at allotted college for document verification and completion of other admission formalities.
Courses offered Based on NEET 2020 Scores
The candidates can apply for admission in the below given courses on the basis of NEET 2020 scores:
- MBBS / BDS
- BAMS / BSMS / BUMS / BHMS
Especially for the state of Maharashtra, NEET 2020 score will be also used for admission in the following courses apart from MBBS / BDS:
- Bachelor of Physiotherapy (B. PTh.)
- Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (B. OTh.)
- Bachelor of Audiology, Speech and Language Pathology (BASLP)
- Bachelor of Prosthetics and Orthotics (BP & O)
- B.Sc. Nursing
Types of Seats Offered via NEET 2020
The following types of seats shall be available for admission in UG medical courses based on NEET 2020 scores:
- All India Quota Seats
- State Government Quota Seats
- Central Institutions/Universities/Deemed Universities
- State/Management/NRI Quota Seats in Private Medical / Dental / Ayurveda / Siddha / Unani / Homeopathy Colleges or any Private University
- Central Pool Quota Seats
- All seats including NRI Quota as well as Management Quota, in private unaided / aided minority / non- minority medical colleges shall also be filled on the basis of merit obtained in NEET(UG) – 2020
NEET 2020 Reservation
The allocation of seats in medical colleges is done keeping in mind the reservation of seats for each of the categories in the colleges. The reservation of seats is as per the table below:
|OBC (Other Backward Classes)||27%|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||7.5%|
|Physically Handicapped (PH)||5%|
Top Colleges that Accept NEET 2020 Score
The candidates can check below the top colleges that accept the NEET score for admission:
NEET Result Statistics
In the last session of NEET, there were some records set:
- The topper of NEET in the last session scored the highest marks in NEET till date – 701.
- The second and third rank holder scored 700 marks.
Some other important statistics from last session is as follows:
- Best performing state – Delhi.
- Number of candidates qualified from Delhi – 22638.
- Worst performing state – Nagaland.
- Number of candidates from Nagaland qualified – 710.
- Increase in the number of registered candidates – 14.52%.
Toppers from last year:
|NEET AI Rank||Candidate’s Name||Marks Obtained||Percentile Score||State|
|3||AKSHAT KAUSHIK||700||99.9997873||Uttar Pradesh|
|5||ANANT JAIN||695||99.999362||Uttar Pradesh|
|6||BHAT SARTHAK RAGHAVENDRA||695||99.999362||Maharashtra|
|7||MADHURI REDDY G||695||99.999362||Telangana|
|8||DHRUV KUSHWAHA||695||99.999362||Uttar Pradesh|
|10||RAGHAV DUBEY||691||99.9992203||Madhya Pradesh|
|11||HEMANT KHANDELIA||691||99.9992203||West Bengal|
|15||KIRTI AGRAWAL||690||99.9980861||Madhya Pradesh|
|16||QURESHI ASRA||690||99.9980861||Andhra Pradesh|
|18||HARSHVI NAYAN JOBANPUTRA||690||99.9980861||Gujarat|
|22||HARDIK GUPTA||690||99.9980861||Uttar Pradesh|
|25||DEEPENDRA SINGH CHOYAL||690||99.9980861||Rajasthan|
|31||HRUDYA LAKSHMI BOSE||687||99.9977317||Kerala|
|33||ASWIN V P||686||99.9973773||Kerala|
|34||MANE SAIRAJ ANANDRAO||686||99.9973773||Maharashtra|
|35||ABHISHEK RAJPUT||686||99.9973773||Madhya Pradesh|
|36||PHANEENDRA D R||686||99.9973773||Karnataka|
|39||ANURAG GAUTAM||685||99.9949672||Uttar Pradesh|
|40||PILLI BHANU SIVA TEJA||685||99.9949672||Andhra Pradesh|
|42||SODAM SRI NANDAN REDDY||685||99.9949672||Andhra Pradesh|
|43||P MAHESH ANAND||685||99.9949672||Karnataka|
|44||M H SAYAN SHAH||685||99.9949672||West Bengal|
|45||SHIKHAR GUPTA||685||99.9949672||Uttar Pradesh|
|46||DIPRASOM DAS||685||99.9949672||West Bengal|
|50||DATE SIDDHANT YASHAVANT||685||99.9949672||Maharashtra|
Toppers over the last few more years:
About NEET 2020
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is a national level examination held for admission of candidates in MBBS, BDS, BUMS, BAMS, BHMS, and BSMS courses. The exam is held once a year, in pen and paper based mode. Candidates who qualify NEET are called for counselling and seat allotment. MCC conducts NEET counselling to fill 15% all India Quota seats and rest of the seats are filled by state counselling, conducted by designated authority.
National Testing Agency (NTA) is an autonomous body, which conducts entrance exams in India. NTA conducts national, as well as, University level examination. It came into force in 2017 and since then it has taken over to conduct 14 entrance exams. Other than conducting the exams, NTA is also responsible to seek experts and institute which can help in the enhancement of entrance exams and raise the level of exams for assessment of eligible deserving candidates.
NEET 2020 Result Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : The candidates who score 50 percentile an above are selected for the All India Quota counselling. To get a 50 percentile the candidates must score more than 140 marks at least. However, the minimum marks to be in the top 50 percentile vary as it depends on the number of candidates taking the exam. This to be in a safer side the candidates must aim to score around 200 marks in NEET to be included in the All India Quota counselling.
Ans : The candidates can check the NEET Result in the online mode only at the official website of NEET. To check the result the students have to use their NEET login details like their NEET application number and password/date of birth. The scorecard of the exam appears on the screen. The students can check their marks and percentile score in each of the section and also the overall percentile score.
Ans : No NTA is not responsible for conducting the NEET counselling. It is conducted by MCC. NTA, however, is responsible for the declaration and compilation of the NEET Result.
Ans : The NEET percentile score is calculated using the formula: 100 x Number of candidates appeared with raw score EQUAL TO OR LESS than the candidate / Total number of the candidates appeared
Ans : The score and NEET AIR is only valid for 1 year only.
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