NEET Cut off 2018, 2017- Category wise marks for Unreserved, OBC, SC, ST
CBSE has published the NEET Cut off 2018 along with the results. Now, candidates can check the official NEET website, www.cbseneet.nic.in, for category wise NEET 2018 Cut off. By checking the NEET Cut off, NEET candidates will be able to see if they are eligible for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses in India. This article will provide important information about NEET Cut off 2018, 2017, 2016. Also given is its importance in checking eligibility for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses in India.
NEET cut off 2018 for counseling under 15% All India Quota Seats
Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 691-119 634897
OBC 118-96 54653
SC 118-96 17209
ST 118-96 7446
Unreserved – PH 118-107 205
OBC – PH 106-96 104
SC – PH 106-96 36
ST – PH 106-96 12
NEET cut off 2017 for counseling under All India Quota Seats
Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 697-131 543473
OBC 130-107 47382
SC 130-107 14599
ST 130-107 6018
Unreserved – PH 130-118 67
OBC – PH 130-107 152
SC – PH 130-107 38
ST – PH 130-107 10
NEET cut- off 2016 for counseling under All India Quota Seats
Candidates can check below to compare the NEET cut off 2016 for counseling under All India Quota Seats for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses.
Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 685-468 14315
OBC 468-465 230
SC 468-352 2815
ST 466-303 1427
Unreserved-PH 466-214 430
OBC – PH 213-210 10
SC – PH 209-130 75
ST – PH 213 – 118 23
Check this video about NEET Cut off 2017, 2016 to get a better idea about your probability of securing admission to Medical or Dental Colleges:
NEET Cut off 2018- Important Dates
NEET 2018 Cut off Score & Results were published on the dates, as given below:
Declaration of NEET 2018 Result- 4th June, 2018.
Declaration of NEET 2018 Cut off- 4th June, 2018.
Check your eligibility for MBBS/ BDS Admissions
Now that CBSE has declared the NEET Cut off 2018, candidates can verify their eligibility for MBBS/ BDS admissions in India. Next, find more about NEET 2018 Eligibility Criteria and NEET Qualifying Marks.
NEET 2018 Qualifying Percentile Category wise
Another important criteria for eligibility for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses in 2018 is to secure NEET score within the qualifying percentile for respective category. Now check below the qualifying percentile for NEET score, for each category:
Category Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved 50th percentile
SC/ ST/ OBC 40th percentile
UR- PH 45th percentile
SC-PH/ ST-PH/ OBC-PH 40th percentile
Meeting the qualifying percentile for the NEET 2018, based on the candidate’s category, is important. Additionally, candidates will have to meet the NEET cut off marks to be eligible for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses 2018.
For further details about NEET Percentile and how it is calculated, please check NEET percentile- NEET Qualifying Marks, Category wise.
Which candidates are eligible for All India Quota Seats?
All candidates eligible for All India Quota Seats for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses may check the previous year’s NEET Results and Cut off score.
Following candidates are eligible for 15% All India Quota Seats:
Non Resident Indians (NRIs)
Oversees Citizen of India (OCIs)
Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) &
However, candidates from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible for 15% all India quota seats. This is because these States have opted out of All India Scheme from the beginning. In order to be eligible, candidates from these states should submit online Self Declaration and should present it during counselling.
Please note, candidates who are eligible for 15% all India quota seats or are placed in the Merit/ Wait List should follow the instructions given in the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) website, www.mcc.nic.in.
NEET cut off marks & merit list for State quota seats
NEET cut off marks and merit list for State quota seats for admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses will be decided by the state counseling and admitting authorities in each state. Regarding the State quota seats, CBSE will only be responsible to provide the All India Rank. It is the responsibility of the admitting authorities in each state to accept applications for counseling for State quota Medical seats. According to the All India Rank of candidates, admitting authorities in each state will create the Merit List for counseling under state quota.
Regarding NEET cut off marks & merit list for State quota seats, candidates should follow additional instructions. This will be provided by the State Government and/or admitting or counseling authorities of the respective medical/dental colleges or institution or University.
NEET OMR Sheet and answer key available before NEET Cut off 2018
Prior to declaring the NEET 2018 Cut off marks & results, NEET OMR Sheet and answer key was made available to candidates. Every year, candidates are able to download the NEET OMR Sheet and answer key from the official CBSE NEET website. The dates will be announced in the official CBSE NEET website. Once available, candidates can check the NEET OMR Sheet and answer key and estimate their NEET score. Moreover, several private entrance coaching centers will publish the NEET answer key & expected cut off marks soon after the NEET Exam.
Check here for NEET OMR Sheet and NEET Answer Key 2018- Important Instructions!
How is NEET cut off 2018 important for NEET 2019 candidates?
Candidates can check the previous year’s NEET cut off 2018 to estimate the NEET cut off 2019. This way, one can see the probability of securing a seat in the merit list. For checking the probability of securing admission to MBBS/BDS Courses, candidates will have to go through the following steps:
* Download the NEET 2019 OMR Sheet and answer key, when available in the official CBSE NEET website.
* Carefully check for any mistakes in the NEET 2019 answer key and OMR sheet.
* Candidates have the option to challenge the NEET OMR Sheet and answer key, if needed.
* Calculate the expected NEET score, based on the NEET 2019 OMR Sheet and answer key. Compare their estimated NEET score with the previous year’s NEET 2018 cut off score.
* This will give an overall idea about their probability of getting admission to MBBS/ BDS Courses.
* Additionally, candidates can compare their estimated NEET score with previous year’s NEET cut off marks for All India, State, private Medical Colleges quota seats. Checking the category wise cut off marks will give a better idea about eligibility under a specific category.
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2 thoughts on “NEET Cut off 2018, 2017 – Category wise marks for Unreserved, OBC, SC, ST”
What is the difference between all india quota and category quota?
Iam qualified exam and I scored 288in SC category can I get MBBS or BMS
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