NEET 2019: The deadline for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) registration is pushed forward as per the order by Supreme Court to National Testing Agency (NTA). Now, the candidate of more than 25 years are also eligible to apply or the National Eligibility and Entrance Test-Undergraduate (NEET-UG) examinations. The entrance exam will be held on 6th May 2019.
Only 5 months are left for the exam and still many queries are unsure. No decision has been taken on the matters like the upper age limit to apply, the candidature of open school students quota for disabled people.
NEET 2019 Eligibility Age Limit: All the people who are above 25 years and have a will to apply can register and give NEET 2019. The issue is still in court and the admission will be made on the basis of the final settlement of the case on the validity of CBSE’s decision to fix the upper age limit.
Open school: The aspirants who have done 12th from distance can also register themselves but the admission will be taken on the final statement of the court.
Education: Candidates who have done HSC can register for NEET 2019. They must have studied the subjects - Physics, English core, Biology/ Biotechnology and Chemistry in both 11th and 12th standard.
Qualifying Marks: Candidates belonging from General needs to score at least 50% marks to attempt the exam while Reserved category aspirants only need 40% marks in 12th standard.
PWD candidates: The PWD candidates must have score minimum 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology. The Medical Council of India (MCI) has not announced any criteria for disabled people till now. Soon, the guidelines will be released.