NEET 2017 in six regional languages
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In a significant development, the Central Government has announced that the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 will be held in six vernacular languages including Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu. Earlier, the exam was conducted only in Hindi and English.

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In a written reply to Lok Sabha on December 9, 2016, the Minister of State in the Ministry of Family and Health Welfare, Anupriya Patel, stated that section10 D of Indian Medical Act, 1956, prescribes conducting of uniform entrance exam in Hindi and English and such other languages. “Based on the consultations of State Government, UTs and the Central Government has decided that NEET will be held in Hindi, English, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil and Telugu,” says Patel.

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Further, responding to Lok Sabha member, K Parasurman's question on any criteria fixed for rural students in NEET,  the Minister said that no criteria has been fixed for rural students under 15% All India Quota. However, the criteria for state quota seats are fixed by the State Governments. “NEET would not disturb reservation policy of respective state Governments. The State Government decides for state quota seats at UG and PG level,” Patel replied.

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After the NEET 2016 judgement that was passed by the Supreme Court on May 9,  many parties had raised concern over its feasibility for students who prepared for their respective state-level exam in the vernacular medium. Many MPs were of the view that language barrier may put these students at a disadvantage in a central test which is conducted only in two languages – Hindi and English. Read the full story here.

 

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can I give neet exam after 12th class

Shagufa Zareen Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

Yes you can give NEET after 12th exam and the eligibility criteria to sit for the NEET exam is class 12 only so you are good to go. First go through the syllabus and try to complete the portion which is in your class 12 so that you will left with only class 11 for revision and deep learning.

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What is the expected neet 2020 marks for (obc) government college in tamilnadu??

Shivam bhardwaj Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019
Hello Nivetha,
Hope you are doing well.
WithTamil Nadustudents faring well in NEET, thecutofffor MBBS courses atgovernmentmedicalcollegesmight increase by more than 25 marks this year. Last year, thecut-off for governmentmedicalcollegesin OC category was 424. For BC and BCM it was 369 and 343.
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Hi , I am 30 years old , can i attempt this exam ? I passed already HS in 2006 .

Shivam bhardwaj Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019

Hello Manoj,

Hope you are doing well.

There is no upper age limit till the Supreme Court passes its judgement on it. If no barrier occurs by Supreme Court then you can surely give the exam


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neet mbbs cutoff 2019 and 2018 and 2020

Shivam bhardwaj Student Expert 22nd Nov, 2019

Hello Sudhanshu,

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If you want Cutoff last mentioned years, you can click the following link. It will help you a lot.

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for OBC what was cut off in 2019 NEET??

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Hello aspirant. Hope you are doing good. I would like to to tell you that the cutoff in 2019 NEET was 30th percentile for OBC students. For your reference, I am sharing a link that consists of all the necessary information for NEET. You can check that link.

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