NEET UG 2024 Application, Important Dates, Syllabus

NTA will be conducting NEET UG 2024. As always, the NEET entrance exam will be conducted for students interested in pursuing UG medical courses (MBBS/BDS). NTA is approved by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to conduct this exam across India. NEET replaced AIPMT in 2016. This article will be long as it will cover all major frequently asked questions about NEET.

NEET is held every year for admission to 645 medical, 318 dental, 914 AYUSH, and 47 BVSc and AH colleges. The responsibility of NTA is limited to inviting online applications, conducting the entrance test, declaring the result, and providing rank to the Directorate General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.NEET UG 2024

Major Change in NEET 2024

The National Medical Commission (NMC) has allowed non-biology students to take NEET-UG.[Nov 22] Notice available at

There are some changes in the NEET (UG) 2024 syllabus. Some topics not being taught on any school board or available in NCERT books have been removed. A few topics are included in the updated syllabus but are not given in the new NCERT Books.

NEET UG 2024 Application form

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will be inviting you to fill out Online Applications for NEET (UG) 2024 for admission to the undergraduate medical courses in all medical institutions in India. A huge number of candidates appear in this examination every year. National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test is not applicable for MBBS/BDS admission, but disciplines like BAMS, BUMS, and BSMS courses require this test result. MNS (Military Nursing Service) aspirants seeking admission to the BSc Nursing Course conducted at Armed Forces Medical Service Hospitals for 2024 must qualify for NEET. NEET scorecard is used in different medical sectors across India.

Update 9th February 2024:

The NEET Registration window is activated. Candidates can apply for NEET UG 2024 through the “Online” mode only on the website

Step 1: Apply for Online Registration.
Step 2: Fill Online Application Form.
Step 3: Submit Documents.

The Online Application Form submission may be made by accessing the NTA website NTA does not accept any other mode of application form.

NEET UG 2024 Exam Pattern

NEET is a pen-and-paper-based Test. The Entrance Test shall consist of 200 multiple-choice questions. You will get 4 choices, and one will be the correct answer. You will get 50 questions from each subject, i.e., Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany and Zoology).

The examination will be 200 minutes, which is 20 minutes, more than 3 hours. NEET (UG)—2024 is expected to be held in 13 languages: English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

NEET UG Exam Date

There is no official notification about the exam date. It will probably be held on the first Sunday of May i.e. 5 May 2024.

NEET UG 2024 Syllabus

There are some changes to the syllabus of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for this year. For the Academic year 2024-25, the UG Medical Education Board has finalized the NEET (UG) 2024 syllabus. The candidates are suggested to prepare for NEET as per the new syllabus. You can get an updated syllabus pdf from the official NYC website.

Official notice of updated NEET Syllabus:

NEET UG Important Dates

The following are some important dates candidates need to know if they plan to appear in NEET this year. The data is from last year, as no official notification has yet been released to confirm.

Online Submission of Application Form09 February 2024 to 09 March 2024 (up to 05:00 PM)
Last date of successful transaction of fee through Credit/Debit Card/Net-Banking/UPI09 March 2024 (up to 11:50 PM)
Correction in ParticularsThis will be intimated later on the website
Fee Payable by CandidateCategory of CandidateCentres In India (Fee in ₹)Centres Outside India (Fee in ₹)
General₹ 1700/- 

₹ 9500/-

General-EWS/ OBC-NCL*₹ 1600/-
SC/ST/PwBD/Third Gender₹ 1000/-
Announcement of the City of Examination
To be announced
Admit CardsSoon Announcing
Date of Examination05 May 2024 (Sunday) (Expected date)
Duration of Examination200 minutes (03 hours 20 Minutes)
Timing of Examination02:00 PM to 05:20 PM
Centre, Date, and Shift of NEET (UG) – 2024As indicated on the Admit Card
 Answer KeysTo be announced later on the website
Declaration of Result on the NTA websiteTo be announced later on the website

NEET Mock Test Papers 2024

NTA published both mock test papers and the previous year’s papers for candidates appearing in the 2024-25 session. Candidates must download the whole zip file from the NTA official website for mock test papers. But for previous years’ papers, you can filter out online and then download the paper you need.

Mock test and previous year papers are available at

Candidates are advised to wait for the official NEET 2024 Information Bulletin to get accurate details. Stay tuned as we update you on all the important details about NEET here. From application form till counselling 2024. If you are a candidate from Uttarakhand, you can check more details at Uttarakhand MBBS Counselling.