The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) (UG) is being conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) since 2019 with the approval of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the Ministry of Human Resource Development (which is now known as the Ministry of Education).
The NEET (UG) – 2023 is going to be conducted by NTA as per the Schedule given in the Information at a Glance for admission to MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS, and BHMS Courses as per the relevant norms/guidelines/regulations notified by the concerned Regulatory Bodies of the Indian System of Medicine in all Medical Institutions governed under this Act.
It is important for the applicants to understand the exam pattern of the NEET. Below is the exam pattern of elaborated in the table form.
|NEET 2023 Exam Details|
|Exam Mode||Offline, pen paper-based exam. The candidates will be provided with the OMR sheet where they have to pick the answers with a black and blue ballpoint pen|
|Exam Duration||3 hours & 20 minutes|
|Total Number of Questions to be Answered||The total number of questions shall be 200 questions, but aspirants must only attempt 180 of them.|
|Total Marks||720 Marks|
|Total Sections in the Question Paper||3 (Two sections for each subject)
Section A – 35 questions
Section B – 15 questions (10 to be attempted)
|Subjects||Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany + Zoology)|