NEET 2018 Answer Key

Dushyant Vanaik updated on : 05 Oct 2017
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CBSE will release the Answer Key for NEET 2018 soon after the exam is done. Know all the details regarding NEET Answer Key here.

NEET 2018 Answer Key

NEET 2018 Answer Key - The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will release the NEET 2018 Answer Key soon after the NEET exam is concluded, somewhere in June 2018. The images of NEET OMR Answer Sheets and Responses will also be uploaded on the website. Aspirants appearing for NEET 2018 can access the NEET 2018 Answer Key to check the correct answers. The NEET Result will be announced soon after the NEET Answer key is released.

To evaluate your performance, it is necessary to know the NEET exam pattern and the marking scheme. The following table shows the same, helping you calculate your scores better.

NEET 2018 Answer Key – Marks Distribution

S.No

Subjects

Total Questions

Total Marks

1

Physics

45

180

2

Chemistry

45

180

3

Biology

90

360

Total

180

720


NEET 2018 Answer Key – Marking Scheme

Type of answer

Marks given in NEET

Correct answer

+4

Wrong answer

-1

No answer

0

More than one answer

0

NEET 2018 Answer Key – How to Challenge?

If any candidate encounters any discrepancy in the answer keys, immediately file an online challenge. The exam conducting authority will evaluate the challenge and make the changes if required. For challenging answer key, an amount of 1000 per question will be charged from the candidates. The fee can be paid credit/debit card. After the execution of the time period, no candidate will be allowed to file a complaint. Also, note that E-mail/Fax is not a valid medium to convey the complaints.

Steps to Challenge NEET 2018 Answer Key

To challenge the answer keys, candidates have to follow the below-mentioned steps.

  • Go to the Official website of NEET and log-in to your account by entering Registration number and Password
  • Click on ‘Key Challenge’ tab and choose the answer booklet code
  • Select question for challenge and click on submit button
  • Select the answer and provide your comments/justifications
  • Click on ‘Confirm’ tab and submit the requisite fee for challenging the answer key
  • Pay the requisite fee either using Debit/Credit Card. For each answer key challenge, candidates have to pay Rs. 1000
  • Take printout of Confirmation Slip showing detail of answer key challenged

NEET 2018 Answer Key and Cut-Off Marks

After the NEET 2018 Answer key is released and the NEET Result is declared, the NEET Cut-Off will be declared by CBSE. To seek a place in the NEET cut-off list, candidates will have to secure the minimum qualifying percentile. General Category students will have to secure at least 50 percentile marks in the exam whereas those belonging to the reserved categories will have to secure a minimum of 40 percentile marks. Candidates belonging to the Physically Handicapped (PH) category will have to acquire a minimum of 45 percentile marks in NEET 2018.

To get a brief idea of how NEET 2018 cut-off will be like, the following table shows the NEET 2017 cut-off for the 15% All India Quota seats.

Category

Marks range

No. of Candidates

Others

697-131

543473

OBC

130-107

47382

SC

130-107

14599

ST

130-107

6018

Others – PH

130-118

67

OBC-PH

130-107

152

SC-PH

130-107

38

ST-PH

130-107

10


Opening and Closing Ranks at Top Public Colleges

Public Medical Colleges

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

1

7643

Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi

35

11397

B. J. Medical College, Ahmedabad

71

20508

Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh

73

5109

Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore

82

22347

Sawai Man Singh Medical College, Jaipur

99

56117

Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai

104

58243

Madras Medical College, Chennai

162

114921

Medical College, Kolkata

178

196096

Tilak Municipal Medical College, Mumbai

228

30268


Colleges Accepting NEET 2018 Scores

After calculating your score from the NEET 2018 Answer Key, you get an approximate idea of what your result will be. You can check out the below-listed colleges to know where you can apply for the MBBS and BDS courses.

S. No.

College

1

Christian Medical College, Vellore

2

King George's Medical University, Lucknow

3

Institute of Medical Sciences Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

4

Kasturba Medical College, Manipal

5

University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, Delhi

6

St Johns Medical College, Bangalore

7

Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi

8

Christian Medical College, Ludhiana

9

Armed Forces Medical College, Pune

10

Lady Hardinge Medical College for Women, New Delhi

11

Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh

12

Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai

13

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

14

Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi

15

Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai

 

NEET UG cut off list for top colleges

Colleges / Institutions

B. J. Medical College, Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad
Cut-off: 933(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
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Grant Medical College & Sir J.J. Group of Hospitals

Mumbai
User rating:
4.5/5
Cut-off: 785(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #5

"GMC Mumbai- The finest college" 24 Reviews of GMC College Mumbai

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Baba Saheb Ambedkar Institute of Technology & Management (BSAITM)

New Delhi
User rating:
3.5/5
Cut-off: 532(rank)
  • Average salary : NA

"Quality of education, faculty and campus" 4 Reviews of BSAITM New Delhi

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King George Medical University

Lucknow
User rating:
3.9/5
Cut-off: 506(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #7

"Good campus and teaching skills!" 20 Reviews of KGMU Lucknow

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King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College

Mumbai
User rating:
4.6/5
Cut-off: 408(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #15

"Greatness to be taken with a pinch of salt" 49 Reviews of GSMC College Mumbai

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Lady Hardinge Medical College

New Delhi
User rating:
4.0/5
Cut-off: 263(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #6

"The medical colleges rocks!" 300 Reviews of LHMC College New Delhi

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Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University

Varanasi
Cut-off: 200(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #18
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Government Medical College & Hospital

Abhipur
Cut-off: 162(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • Outlook Rank: #18
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University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi

New Delhi
User rating:
5.0/5
Cut-off: 128(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #9

"About college academics, ranking and facilities" 2 Reviews of UCMS New Delhi

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Vardhman Mahavir Medical College (VMMC)

New Delhi
User rating:
5.0/5
Cut-off: 106(rank)
  • Average salary : NA

"Medical life at VMMC and Safdarjung hospital" 6 Reviews of VMMC

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Maulana Azad Medical College

New Delhi
User rating:
4.8/5
Cut-off: 44(rank)
  • Average salary : NA
  • India Today Rank: #4

"Some great things about my college" 40 Reviews of MAMC New Delhi

Less Info

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