NEET Result 2018 – The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will declare the result of NEET 2018 in online mode on June 5, 2018. The NEET 2018 result will be declared in the form of score cards containing a candidate’s NEET All India Rank, total marks and percentile score, marks and percentile score obtained in each subject, their All India Quota (AIQ) Rank, category rank and the general NEET 2018 cutoff marks and percentile. Candidates will be able to download the NEET result 2018 or NEET 2018 score card by providing their NEET roll number and date of birth. The link to access the result of NEET 2018 will be made available below as soon as NEET result is released. CBSE will prepare an All India merit list containing names of successful candidates in the order of their All India Ranks as per NEET 2018 result. Only those candidates who qualify NEET by scoring the specified cutoff percentile ie. 50th percentile (40th percentile for SC/ST/OBC), will be included in this list. Another All India Quota (AIQ) list will be prepared on the basis of NEET result 2018, containing the names of eligible and successful candidates who opted for AIQ admissions. Candidates who plan to appear in NEET 2018 exam, scheduled to be conducted on May 6, 2018, can read below the complete details about NEET 2018 result, including how to download NEET scorecard 2018, important dates, previous year analysis, etc.
Before the NEET result 2018 is declared, CBSE will also host the scanned copies of candidates’ NEET OMR sheet 2018 and NEET 2018 answer key and will make them open to challenge by candidates. Finally, after consideration of all the challenges, the result of NEET 2018 will be prepared. NEET 2018 counselling will be conducted after the declaration of the result of NEET 2018. The counselling for 15% AIQ seats and seats in Deemed and Central Universities will be conducted by MCC while the counselling for other seats will be conducted by respective state counselling authorities on the basis of All India Rank provided in the result of NEET 2018. NEET 2018 will offer admission to approximately 65,000 MBBS and 25,000 BDS seats in medical and dental colleges across the country.
Important Dates of NEET 2018 Result
May 6, 2018
Availability of NEET OMR Sheet 2018
Last week of May 2018*
NEET 2018 Answer Keys issued
First week of June 2018*
Declaration of NEET Result 2018
June 5, 2018
NEET 2018 AIQ Rank Letter download
Second week of June 2018*
NEET 2018 AIQ Counselling Round One
June 12 to June 24, 2018
NEET 2018 AIQ Counselling Round Two
July 6 to July 12, 2018
NEET 2018 State Counselling begins
*Tentative dates; will be updated as soon as the official NEET 2018 dates are released
How to check NEET Result 2018?
Candidates can check the result of NEET 2018 and download their NEET scorecards by going through the step-wise procedure mentioned below:
Step 1: Click on the link given below to download NEET 2018 result.
Step 2: Enter NEET 2018 Roll Number and Date of Birth in the given fields.
Step 3: The NEET result 2018 comprising the score card of NEET will be displayed.
Step 4: Download the result of NEET 2018 by clicking on ‘Print’ button and then save it.
To check NEET 2018 Result – Click Here (Link to check and download the result of NEET 2018 will be made available as soon as it is released by CBSE.)
Candidates can check below the page for the NEET Result window 2017 to get an idea of how they can check the result of NEET 2018.
NEET 2018 AIQ Rank Letter – How to download?
The AIQ rank letter of NEET 2018 will be available in online mode in the first week of June 2018. CBSE releases separate rank letters for admission to 15% All India Quota (AIQ) seats. Only those candidates who score minimum qualifying marks and also opt for AIQ admissions in NEET 2018 will be able to download NEET AIQ rank letters 2018. Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will conduct the counselling for AIQ on the basis of AIQ rank provided in NEET AIQ rank letter 2018. Candidates can download AIQ Rank letter of NEET 2018 from the link provided below.
To download NEET 2018 Rank Letter for 15% All India Quota – Click Here (Link to download NEET 2018 AIQ rank letter will be made available as soon as it released by CBSE.)
Details in NEET 2018 Result
The result of NEET 2018 will contain the following information:
Roll Number of the Candidate
Personal Details (including candidate’s name, father’s and mother’s name, gender, DOB, nationality, category/sub-category, etc.)
Marks Obtained in Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Total Marks obtained
NEET All India Rank
NEET Qualifying Status
NEET AIR for 15% AIQ seats
NEET Cutoff Score
Candidates can check below the format of NEET Result 2017 to get an idea of all the details that will be reflected in the NEET 2018 Result/Score-card.
NEET 2018 Result - Highlights
NEET result 2018 will be declared on June 5, 2018 in online mode.
The answer key of NEET and scanned images of NEET 2018 OMR sheet will be released before NEET result declaration.
CBSE doesn’t provide any provision for re-checking or re-evaluation of answer sheets to the candidates.
The result of NEET 2018 will contain information important for NEET 2018 qualification like All India Rank (AIR), candidate’s NEET score, qualifying status and NEET overall cutoff score.
To check NEET result 2018, candidates will be required to enter their Roll Number and Date of Birth in the link provided above, and as depicted in the image of the result page.
MCC will consider the NEET AIQ rank released by CBSE for giving admission to 15% AIQ seats, and state counselling conducting authorities will conduct MBBS/BDS counselling on the basis of NEET AIR and NEET scores provided in the result of NEET 2018.
NEET 2018 scores given in result of NEET 2018 will be used for admission to all MBBS and BDS courses across the country, except for the institutions established by AIIMS and JIPMER.
NEET 2018 Qualifying percentile
Candidates will be required to score minimum qualifying marks in NEET 2018 in order to qualify for further admission process. Candidates belonging to Unreserved (UR) category are required to score equivalent to at least 50th percentile and those belonging to SC/ST/OBC are required to obtain marks equivalent to at least 40th percentile to be considered for NEET AIQ and state counselling process.
CBSE will also release cutoff marks in NEET result 2018. Cutoff marks of NEET are marks equivalent to NEET cutoff percentile. NEET qualifying percentile and corresponding NEET 2017 cutoff marks are given in the table below.
Minimum Qualifying Percentile
Corresponding NEET 2017 Qualifying Marks (out of 720)
Unreserved Physically Handicapped (UR-PH)
NEET Cutoff – Previous Year Statistics
The below table contains the number of candidates in each category who qualified the NEET cutoff percentile by scoring the corresponding cutoff marks in NEET 2017.
NEET Cutoff Percentile
Qualifying Marks Range
Number of Qualifying Candidates
NEET 2018 Result - Tie Breaking Criteria
While preparation of the result of NEET 2018, in case two candidates score same marks, then their NEET All India Rank will be determined after considering following factors in the order as given below:
1) Higher Marks in NEET Biology - Candidate with higher marks in Biology in NEET will be given a higher order of merit compared to those with lesser marks in Biology.
2) Higher Marks in Chemistry- In case the tie still remains, then candidates’ marks in Chemistry will be considered. Candidate with higher marks in Chemistry in NEET will be given a higher order of merit compared to those with lesser marks in Chemistry.
3) Least Number of Wrong Answers - If the tie persists, the candidate with least number of wrong answers in NEET will be given a higher order of merit compared to others.
4) Seniority - If the tie is not broken even after considering all the above factors, the candidate senior in age will be placed higher in the order of merit compared to others.
NEET 2018 - Calculate NEET score before result declaration
Candidates who appear in NEET 2018 will be able to calculate their scores before NEET result declaration with the help of NEET official answer key and scanned images of NEET OMR sheets, which will be released by CBSE. The NEET answer key will be released by the CBSE in the last week of May 2018 and the scanned images of NEET OMR sheet in the first week of June 2018.
To calculate NEET score before NEET result 2018 is declared, candidates can consider following marking scheme to tally their final NEET score.
NEET 2018 Marking Scheme
Response in NEET 2018 OMR Sheet
Unanswered (not attempted)
If more than one answer is marked
Candidates can check if their answers as marked in NEET 2018 OMR sheet are right or wrong from the official answer key of NEET 2018.
Formula to calculate NEET 2018 Score
NEET Score = (Total Number of Correct Answers x 4) - (Total Number of Incorrect Answers)
NEET 2018 will be conducted out of a total of 720 marks, with 180 questions asked in total. 45 questions each will be asked from Physics and Chemistry and 90 questions will be asked from Biology.
What after NEET Result 2018?
The result of NEET 2018 will tell candidates if they have qualified the NEET or not.
In case a candidate qualifies the exam by scoring NEET cutoff requirement and doesn't belong to J&K (unless filled the declaration form at the time of filling NEET application form 2018), he/she will be required to register themselves online for AIQ counselling on the official website of Medical Counselling Committee (MCC). The link to register for AIQ counselling will also be made available on NEET Counselling 2018 official webpage. The AIQ counselling will begin from June 12, 2018, and registration for the same will begin right after the declaration of NEET 2018 result.
In case a candidate belonging to J&K has qualified the exam but didn’t opt for AIQ seats by filling the self declaration form at the time of filling NEET 2018 application form, then they will be required to register themselves for J&K counselling which will be conducted by the state's counselling authority.
Candidates who qualify NEET entrance exam by scoring minimum required cutoff will also have to register for participating in state counselling for admission to state government and private medical colleges which will be conducted by their respective state counselling authorities.
In case a candidate fails to qualify the NEET 2018 entrance exam, then they will not be able to participate in further NEET counselling or admission process.
NEET Merit List 2018
An All India merit list will be prepared on the basis of the result of NEET 2018. In this merit list, candidates who will appear in NEET 2018 entrance exam will be listed in the order of their NEET All India Rank. Besides All India Merit List, an AIQ merit list will also be prepared. Candidates who qualify NEET exam and also opted for AIQ will be included in NEET AIQ merit list. MCC will conduct NEET AIQ Counselling 2018 on the basis of AIQ merit list.
For admissions through state counselling, respective state counselling authorities will prepare their separate merit list on the basis of NEET Result.
NEET 2017 Top Medical Colleges
Given below is the list of top 11 most preferred medical colleges of India by NEET 2017 toppers as per Round 1 AIQ counselling of NEET 2017.
Top 11 Most Preferred Medical Colleges by NEET 2017 Toppers
NEET Cutoff – Top Medical Colleges
Below given are the last ranks which got admission in top 10 medical colleges of India in previous years.
Top 10 Medical Colleges AIQ Closing rank (General Category)
Name of Medical Colleges
2017 NEET Closing Rank
2016 NEET Closing Rank