There are many competitive exams in India like JEE, NEET, KVPY (to know more about KVPY click here), etc. and all these exams have their own eligibility criteria. Now, in these eligibility criteria there are some basics like age, marks, nationality, etc.. Today we will be talking about a asimple question which is, is it compulsory to get 75% marks for NEET in your 12th examination?
No, it is not compulsory to score 75% marks in your 12th examination if you are appearing for NEET along with your boards but if you have already appeared for NEET and took a drop in order to study for this competitive exam you need at least of 50% marks in aggregate in your PCBE for general or unreserved category in NEET and 40% for SC/ST/OBC or reserved category.
If you don’t know how to calculate aggregate percentage read this article to learn.
Just like in JEE you need 75% minimum marks for JEE advance but NEET and JEE are totally different and here you just need 50% marks in your 12th examination. In medical field NEET marks are considered except for one, to know more keep reading further.
What is NEET ?
What is the minimum percentage required for NEET in 12th examination ?
Just like when i was appearing for my NEET along with my boards i was scared as well if i will be able to appear or not because of this eligibility of 50% marks in aggregate in your 12th examination. Let me tell you that yes you can because this eligibility criteria is for those who are appearing for NEET for the second time or took a drop year and so you have to upload your 12th marksheet at the time of application submission.
The application forms are available on the official site of NTA – NTA official site link.
If i don’t get 50% marks in my 12th examination am i eligible for NEET ?
Ps – The marks obtained in 12th examination is only needed if you are appearing for the second time or took a drop to study for NEET.
Are NEET marks considered in all medical fields ?
What is the age limit for NEET examination ?
Can an improvement or repeater student appear for NEET ?
If you want to know how to appear for improvement exam or why is it necessary and if you should give it or not click here.