NEET 2020 Answer Key will be released in the month of September 2020. It is provided through online mode. NEET (National Eligibility Entrance Test) is a national level examination. This exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). It is organized for providing admission to the MBBS & BDS courses all over India. Here, we have updated complete information about NEET Answer Key 2020 including releasing mode, date, how to check, how to challenge, etc.
NEET Answer Key 2020
After completion of the examination, candidates become eager to know that how many marks they would be scored in the examination. With the help of answer key, candidates will get a rough idea about their performance in the examination.
The institutional answer key will be released few days after the entrance test. NEET 2020 Question Papers will be released through online mode along with their answer key. It will be published for each code through online mode.
After two or three hours of the examination, various coaching institutions will release tentative answer key. Candidates can check OMR Answer Sheet, Responses & Answer Key by logging into their account using their USER ID (Registration Number) & Password.
NEET 2020 Cut Off will be published along with the result. It is the minimum score a candidate must secure to qualify the entrance exam. Candidates will be able to check the cut off via online mode.
The board will release the provisional answer key in September 2020. Candidate can get it only through online mode from the website. It will be published in a PDF format. Candidates check it according to paper code. The final answer key will be released in September 2020.
NEET 2020 Rank Predictor can help students to calculate their expected rank for the examination. With the assistance of this tool, students can predict their rank before the official announcement.
NEET 2020 College Predictor tool can be used to predict better college according to rank. It help the candidates to get the options about the colleges they can apply on the basis of your rank secured in the examination.
NEET 2020 will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2020 is a national level medical entrance exam organized to provide admissions in MBBS, BDS & Ayush Courses.
NEET 2020 Answer Key Dates
Here, we are providing official dates of NEET Answer Key:
Events Dates 2020
Date of Exam 13th September 2020
Display of Provisional Answer Key –
Challenge Answer Key, OMR Answer Sheets and Responses –
Final Answer Key –
NEET 2020 Counselling will be started from October 2020. It will be conducted through online mode. The 15% All India Quota seats, Deemed Universities/Central Universities/Seats of ESIC & AFMC including BHU & AMU is conducted by the MCC (Medical Council Committee).
How to Challenge the Answer Key
The board will provide facility to challenge the answer key. In case, candidates found any mistake in it, they can challenge it by paying challenge fee. Candidates, those willing to challenge the OMR Answer Sheet, Responses & Answer Key, they have to pay Rs. 1000 as per question/response.
Candidates can challenge the scanned Images of OMR Sheet & Answer Keys through candidate login by using their user ID (Registration No.) & Password. The fee is refunded to the candidate if their challenge are accepted by the board. Remember that the challenge will not be accepted after the due date.
Step by Step Challenge Procedure:
NEET Answer Key 2020 – Leading coaching institutes will release NEET 2020 answer key on September 13 prior to the official authorities. The links to download 2020 NEET answer key on this page. The unofficial NEET answer key PDF and solutions by coaching centres like Aakash, Allen Kota, Resonance can be used by candidates to calculate their expected scores. The answer key of NEET 2020 will be available for all codes of question papers. Using the code-wise NEET answer key 2020, aspirants can match their marked responses with the solutions mentioned in the key. To calculate the estimated marks using NEET 2020 keys, candidates need to follow the marking scheme as specified in NEET exam pattern. With the help of scores from coaching NEET 2020 answer key, students can get an idea of whether they will qualify NEET exam. Also, they can check NEET cutoff to check the previous years’ trends.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the official answer key of NEET 2020PDF format along with OMR response sheet of the candidate, in the last week of September. The code-wise NEET official answer key will be released mentioning answers to the questions asked in the exam. If medical aspirants find any discrepancy or have any objection in the answer key and NEET OMR response sheet 2020, they can challenge the same by following the steps given below. The authorities will provide around two days time for challenging NEET answer key 2020. After all the discrepancies are sorted, NTA will release the final NEET 2020 answer key in the second week of October. NTA will conduct NEET 2020 on September 13 in pen paper-based mode. NEET entrance exam will be held from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM in 3,843 exam cities in India.
LATEST: Authorities has released the NEET admit card 2020 on the official website on August 26!
NEET answer key 2020 – Important dates
|NEET 2020||September 13, 2020|
|Unofficial NEET answer key release||September 13, 2020|
|Display of answer key and NEET OMR sheet PDF download||Last week of September 2020|
|Challenging answers of NEET official answer key 2020 and OMR sheet||First week of October 2020|
|Final answer key release||Second week of October 2020|
|NEET 2020 Result||Second week of October 2020|
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Why NEET Answer Key 2020 is Important?
- The NEET OMR sheet PDF 2020 will consist of correct responses to the questions asked in the examination.
- By using the NEET answer key and with the help of the official marking scheme, aspirants can calculate their probable score.
- Having the score in hand before the declaration of result due to the NEET Answer key 2020, it will be easy for aspirants to decide about the further process.
- After the declaration of NEET official answer key 2020, if there is any objection in any answer they can challenge it within the specified date.
NEET OMR sheet PDF download from coaching institutes?
The coaching centres like Aakash, Allen Kota. Resonance, Rao IIT, Career Point among others will release the unofficial 2020 NEET answer key few hours after the exam. Coaching institutes release NEET key code-wise and in the form of PDF which can be downloaded. Candidates will have to click on the link provided for downloads from the table below.
NEET 2020 answer key, solutions and question papers
Soon after the completion of NEET exam, the coaching institutes will release NEET answer key with question papers. Also the detailed NEET 2020 solutions will be published by the institutes.
NEET answer key, questions and solutions
|Coaching institute||Question papers||Answer keys||Solutions|
|NEET 2020 Answer key by Aakash Institute||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Resonance NEET answer key||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Answer key of NEET 2020 by Allen Kota||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Rao IIT Academy answer key of NEET||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Career Point||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Pathfinder NEET 2020 Answer Key||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Motion IIT JEE answer key NEET 2020||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Sri Chaitanya NEET answer key||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|NEET 2020 Answer Key by Brilliant Study Centre||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Affinity Classes NEET Answer Key||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Kelvin||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Vidyamandir Classes||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Learn.careers360||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
|Others||To be available soon||To be available soon||To be available soon|
How to calculate score using NEET answer key 2020?
Medical aspirants can take the help of unofficial and official NEET 2020 answer key to calculate the probable score that they are likely to secure in the examination. To do the same candidates can follow the steps below:
- After the official answer key of NEET is released candidates can tally their answers (as in the OMR sheet PDF) with the official answer key
- Candidates must keep an eye on the code of the question paper and the NEET answer key while tallying. Candidates can find the sets and language of the answer key on the top of both, the answer key and OMR sheet
- Medical aspirants will then have to count the correct and incorrect responses to know their NEET score. In case, more than one answer is marked for a question, candidates must consider it to be unanswered. The marking scheme given below will be used to calculate scores
NEET 2020 marking scheme
|Correct Response/Answer||+4 Marks|
|Incorrect Response/Answer||-1 Mark|
|More than one response||0|
- Candidates have to use the below-mentioned formula for calculating their scores
NEET 2020 score = [4*(Number of Correct Responses)] – [1*(Number of Incorrect Responses)]
NEET answer key 2020 by NTA
After the release of unofficial NEET answer keys 2020 by coaching institutes, National Testing agency will release the official NEET keys on the specified date, which will be announced soon. Authorities will release the NEET answer key in two phases, provisional and final, respectively. The provisional NEET 2020 answer key will be released by authorities to verify their responses and challenge if required. The authorities will provide candidates with stipulated timings to verify and challenge the keys. The final NEET answer key 2020 will be release after the challenges and objections in the provisional answer keys.
How to challenge NEET 2020 Answer Key?
NTA will release the answer key of NEET in the last week of September 2020. Candidates can challenge the NEET answer key after its release within a period of maximum of 2 days.
What does it mean to ‘challenge the answer key’?
After the release of the answer key of NEET, if any medical aspirant finds a correct answer to be incorrect or vice versa, he/she can challenge the same. NTA will charge a fee of ₹1000 per challenge for NEET answer key 2020, this fee is refundable, and will not be refunded even if the authorities accept the challenge. The entire process is known as ‘challenging answer key’.
Steps to challenge official NEET 2020 answer key?
To challenge the official answer key candidates have to follow the steps given below:
1. Candidates will have to first click on the link provided above (available soon) to challenge the answer key of NEET
2. Next, on the screen that appears they have to enter their login credentials, i.e., Application number and Password
3. Now, candidates have to click on the ‘Key Challenge’ tab and select the ‘Test Booklet Code’ that they wish to challenge NEET answer key
4. Candidates have to select the question that they wish to challenge
5. In the screen that appears candidates have to select the answer that according to them is correct, they may give additional justifications for the same
6. Now, candidates have to click on the ‘Submit’ button
7. Following the steps given above, candidates have to pay the challenge fee. They can do so via debit card or credit card
8. The confirmation page with details like that of transaction and question challenged will be provided. Candidates have to take a printout of this page for future reference
How to challenge NEET OMR response sheet 2020?
NTA will release NEET 2020 OMR response sheet along with the answer key. The release of OMR response sheet of NEET 2020 is the display of the scanned copy of the OMR sheet which has the responses given by the candidates in the entrance examination. In case any medical aspirant feels that NEET OMR response sheet 2020 has some discrepancy, they can challenge it. Candidates will be provided with two days period by NTA to challenge the same.
Steps to challenge NEET 2020 OMR response sheet
In order to challenge the OMR response sheet of NEET candidates should follow the steps given below:
- Candidates have to first click on the link provided above (available soon) to challenge NEET OMR response sheet 2020
- On the screen that appears they have to enter their login credentials, i.e., Registration number and Password
- Candidates have to then click on the ‘OMR challenge’ tab
- In the next step candidates will be redirected to a page which will show two options
1. ‘Click here to view your OMR Answer Sheet’
2. ‘Click here for OMR Challenge’
On clicking the first option, the screen will display candidate’s OMR answer sheet, while the second option will allow candidates to challenge NEET 2020 OMR response sheet
- Candidates can challenge the OMR answer sheet of NEET by paying a non-refundable fee of ₹1000
Previous year NEET Answer Keys with question papers and solutions
Candidates preparing for NEET 2020 should go through previous year question papers and their answer key and solutions for reference. In the tables below medical aspirants can find NEET answer key 2019, 2018, 2017 from officials and coaching institutes along with question papers with codes.
NEET 2019 answer key and question paper with solutions by coaching institutes
|Coaching institute||Question papers||Answer keys||Solutions|
|Aakash Institute||P1 , P2||P1,P2,Q1,Q2,R1,S1,S2||English:P1,P2,Q1,Q2,R1,S1,S2Hindi:P1,R1,S1|
|Akash Institute||H1,(released for Odisha, Karnataka & Siliguri candidates)||E1,F1,G1,H1||H1|
|Resonance||Q1||R3, P2, Q2, R2, R3, S3||R3|
|Resonance -RELEASED||G1||G1-released for Odisha, Karnataka & Siliguri candidates||–|
|Allen Kota||P2 (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)||P1 to P6, Q1 to Q6, R1 to R6, S1 to S6||P2 ( Physics, Chemistry)|
|Allen Kota(RELEASED)||–||G1( Physics, Chemistry, Biology) released for Odisha, Karnataka & Siliguri candidates.E1,F1,H1||–|
|Rao IIT Academy||P5, Q5, R5||R5, S5, P5, Q5||Chemistry, Physics|
|Career Point||–||P1 to P6Q1 to Q6R1 to R6S1 to S6||S2(Physics, Chemistry, Biology)|
|Motion IIT JEE||–||S2||S2, S2(Hindi)|
|Sri Chaitanya||–||S6, P6, Q6, R6||–|
|Brilliant Study Centre||Q3||Q3||–|
|Affinity Classes||S1||S1, P1, Q1||–|
|Learn.careers360||–||S3 (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)||S3 (Physics, Chemistry, Biology)|
|Others||Q1, Q4, R1||–||–|
NEET 2018 answer key and question paper with solutions
|Paper code||Question paper||Answer key|
|Code AA||Click Here|
|Code BB||Click here|
|Code CC||Click here|
|Code DD||Click here|
|Code EE||Click here|
|Code FF||Click here|
|Code GG||Click here|
|Code HH||Click here|
|Code KK||Click here|
|Code LL||Click here|
|Code MM||Click here|
|Code NN||Click here|
|Code PP||Click here|
|Code QQ||Click here|
|Code RR||Click here|
|Code SS||Click here|
|Code WW||Click here|
|Code XX||Click here|
|Code YY||Click Here|
|Code ZZ||Click here|
NEET 2018 answer key and question paper with solutions by coaching institutes
|Coaching institute||Codes AA/ BB/ CC/ DD||Codes EE/ FF/ GG/ HH||Codes KK/ LL/ MM/ NN||Codes PP/ QQ/ RR/ SS||Codes WW/ XX/ YY/ ZZ||Solutions|
|Aakash Institute||Download – AADownload – BBDownload – CCDownload – DD||Download – EEDownload – FFDownload – GGDownload – HH||Download – KKDownload – LLDownload – MMDownload – NN||Download – PPDownload – QQDownload – RRDownload – SS||Download – WWDownload – XXDownload – YYDownload – ZZ||Download – AADownload – EEDownload – KKDownload – PP|
|Resonance||–||Download – FF||–||Download – PPDownload – QQDownload – RR||Download – XX||Download – QQ|
|Allen Kota||Download – AA, BB, CC, DD||Download – EE, FF, GG, HH||Download – KK, LL, MM, NN||Download – PP, QQ, RR, SSPP – PhysicsPP – ChemistryPP – Biology||Download – WW, XX, YY, ZZ||PhysicsChemistryBiology|
|Rao IIT Academy||Download – CCDownload – DD||Download – EEDownload – FFDownload – GGDownload – HH||Download – KKDownload – LLDownload – MM||Download – PP||Download WW||Download – FF|
|Career Point||Download – AA, BB, CC, DD||Download – EE, FF, GG, HH||–||Download – PP, QQ, RR, SS||–||Download – PP|
|Pathfinder||Download – BB||–||–||–||–||–|
|Motion IIT JEE||Download – AA, BB, CC, DD||Download – EE, FF, GG, HH||Download – KK, LL, MM, NN||Download – PP, QQ, RR, SS||Download – WW, XX, YY, ZZ||–|
|Brilliant Study Centre||–||Download – GG||–||–||–||–|
|Extramarks||–||Download – EE, FF, GG, HH||–||–||–||–|
|Kelvin||–||–||–||–||Download – YY||Download – YY|
NEET 2017 answer key and question paper with solutions
NEET Cutoff 2020
The minimum qualifying percentile required for the national level entrance examination is NEET 2020 cutoff. The cutoff percentile for NEET for each category has been released with the information brochure. While the NEET cut off 2020 scores corresponding scores will be announced with the NEET result. Aspirants can refer to the previous year’s NEET cutoff in the table below.
NEET Qualifying Percentile and scores
|Category||Minimum qualifying percentile||Cutoff scores|
|UR (Unreserved)||50th Percentile||701-134|
|UR-PH (Unreserved Physically Handicapped)||45th Percentile||133-120|
|OBC/SC/ST (Other Backward Classes/Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe)||40th Percentile||133-107|
|SC/ST/OBC – PH||40th Percentile||119-107|
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) – NEET Answer Key 2020 (All Codes): Download Question Papers and Solutions Here
Question: What will be the code of answer key of NEET 2020?
NEET question paper and answer key code will be revealed few hours after the completion of exam on September 13, 2020.
Question: When official NEET answer key 2020 will be released?
NEET official answer key 2020 by NTA is expected to be released in the second week of October 2020.
Question: I think one answer in NEET answer key is not correct. Can I challenge it?
Yes, the solutions in NEET OMR sheet and answer key can be challenged till the last date in online mode. To challenge one answer, aspirant must give Rs. 1000 in online mode.
Question: How can I calculate my scores using NEET answer key 2020?
In order to calculate the approximate marks using NEET 2020 answer key, candidates must examine the total number of correct and wrong answers. Using the marking scheme, multiply total number of correct answers with 4 and multiply total wrong attempts with 1.
Question: When the final answer key of NEET 2020 will be released?
The final answer key will be released a few hours before the announcement of NEET result 2020.
Question: How can I check NEET 2020 Answer Key?
Candidates have to click on the link, which will be made available after the release of NEET answer key 2020.
Question: How much is NEET Answer Key challenging fee?
Aspirants have to pay Rs. 1000 per response challenged.
NEET 2020 Answer Key – After the exam is over, candidates can download NEET answer key 2020 from this page. It will be provided by coaching institutes like Aakash, Allen, etc. To calculate marks from NEET answer key, add 4 marks for every answer that matches and deduct 1 marks for each incorrect response. NEET solutions and question papers are the best source to evaluate performance. These are provided as pdf, for each set in the exam. NTA also released NEET 2020 official answer key. It is released few days after the exam at ntaneet.nic.in. Know how to use NEET 2020 answer key, how to use it, and more from this page.This time, number of candidates applied for NEET 2020. The number of exam centers has been increases from 2546 to 3843 and various measures were taken to conduct safely during the pandemic. Candidates who appeared for the exam, can check NEET 2020 answer key and solutions from this section.On the exam day, various coaching institutes and teachers releases NEET 2020 answer key with solutions. These are released online and candidates can check it from this page. Few coaching institute which releases NEET 2020 answer key are:
NEET 2020 Answer Key Dates
The NEET 2020 answer key has all the correct answers to the questions asked in the NEET 2020 exam. The candidates can calculate their estimated raw scores using the answer key even before the declaration of the NEET 2020 result. Check the important dates in this regard from the table below:
NEET 2020 marking scheme:
1. Each question is of (+) 4 marks.
2. For every incorrect answer (-) 1 mark is deducted.
3. (-) 1 mark is deducted if more than one circle is filled for a question.
4. No marks is added or deducted for unattended questions.
Step 1 – Download NEET 2020 answer key for your paper code. It is important to download answer key for the correct paper code to get accurate marks.
Step 2 – After downloading the key, candidates need to match answers in it with that marked in the exam.
Step 3 – While checking the answers, candidates need to add 4 marks for each correct and deduct 1 marks for incorrect answer.
Step 4 – Next, the candidates need to get sum of all the correct answers and incorrect answers, separately. Then, deduct sum of incorrect answers with that of the correct answers. The output is score of NEET 2020.
Candidates can also use this formula below to easily get raw score in the exam.
NEET 2020 Answer Key Code
The answer key code for NEET are very important. The code is mentioned at the top of the question paper. Candidates should download answer key for their paper code only.
Expected NEET 2020 paper codes are:
- A1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- B1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- C1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- D1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- W1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- X1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- Y1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
- Z1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Note: These are just expected NEET 2020 paper code. The actual paper code is only mentioned in the question paper of NEET.
However, it is expected that the paper codes will be combination of letters and numbers, just like last year.
In the past year, these have been the paper codes for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test.
|NEET 2019 Code||NEET 2018 Code||NEET 2017 Code||NEET 2016 Code|
|E 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||AA, BB||A||AA|
|F 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||CC, DD||B||BB|
|G 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||EE, FF||C||CC|
|H 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||GG, HH||D||DD|
|P 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||II, JJ||P||A / P / W|
|Q 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||KK, LL||Q||B / Q / X|
|R 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||MM, NN||R||C / R / Y|
|S 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6||OO, PP||S||D / S / Z|
How to Download Official NEET 2020 Answer Key?
NTA on uploads the answer key of NEET 2020 in the candidate logins. The candidates can download NEET 2020 answer key by following the steps below:
2nd step: Thereafter, a login as show below appears on the screen.NEET answer key 2020 will be released by the National Testing Agency. The answer key of NEET 2020 will be released in two phases. In the first phase, a provisional NEET 2020 answer key will be released. Candidates will be able to raise objections against the provisional answer key of NEET 2020. After considering the valid objection, NTA will revise the provisional NEET answer key 2020 incorporating the changes in it. In the second phase, the final answer key of NEET 2020 will be released. Apart from the official NEET answer key 2020, many coaching institutes also release an unofficial answer key of NEET on their websites. These NEET 2020 unofficial answer keys are released immediately after the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is conducted. Candidates can refer to these until the official NEET 2020 answer key is released.
How to calculate score using the NEET answer key 2020?
After the release of NEET 2020 answer key, candidates who had appeared for the examination can calculate the marks for NEET 2020. For this, they will have to match their answers with those given in the answer key of NEET 2020. The marking scheme for NEET 2020 is as follows:
|For every correct answer||+ 4|
|For every incorrect answer||– 1|
|For questions with more than one response||0|
|For unanswered questions||0|
|Total marks scored in NEET 2020 = (Total number of correct answers*4) – Total number of incorrect answers|
Raise objection against the answer key of NEET 2020
The provisional NEET 2020 answer key will be released in the third week of August. If a candidate does not agree with any given answer, he/she can file an objection against this answer key of NEET 2020. NTA will charge a non-refundable fee of Rs 1000 per question for submitting the objection. The fee has to be paid online after filling the objection form and can be remitted via Credit card/ Debit card/ net banking.
How to file objections against NEET answer key 2020?
- Go to the official website of NTA NEET
- Login using application number and password
- Click on “Key challenge”
- Now select the test booklet code
- Select the question number and click on “Submit”
- Now select the answer that you think is correct and give a justification for it
- Click “confirm”
- Pay the objection filing fee
- Save the confirmation slip for future reference
File objection against the OMR response sheet of NEET 2020
NEET 2020 OMR response sheet will also be made available by NTA. This will be released along with the provisional answer key of NEET 2020 in the third week of August. It is advised that all the candidates check the OMR response sheet and compare the answers reflected in the sheet with those that they had marked on the exam day. If a candidate feels that the answers reflected in the NEET OMR response sheet 2020 are not what he/she had marked on the day of the examination, he/she can file an objection against the response sheet. A non-refundable fee of Rs 1000 has to be paid for the successful submission of the objection.
How to challenge the NEET 2020 OMR response sheet?
- Go to the official website of NTA NEET
- Login using application number and password
- Click on “OMR Challenge”
- To view the NEET 2020 response sheet, click “Click here to view your OMR Answer Sheet”
- To file an objection against the response sheet, click on “Click here for OMR Challenge”
- Select the answer that you feel is wrongly marked
- Submit the objection and pay the non-refundable fee online
- Save confirmation slip for future reference
NEET answer key 2020 by coaching institutes
All the major coaching institutes for NEET 2020 will release an unofficial answer key following the examination. This NEET 2020 answer key will be released in the last week of July 2020. Since the official answer key of NEET 2020 is released 2-3 weeks later, candidates can refer to the unofficial NEET 2020 answer key to get an idea of their performance. The links of the NEET 2020 answer key released by various coaching institutes will be updated as soon as they are released.
NEET answer key for previous years
To prepare for NEET 2020, candidates are advised to solve the NEET question papers of previous years. Solving the NEET question papers will give the aspirants an edge over the others and will help them understand the NEET 2020 exam pattern. After solving these, candidates can match the answers with the official answer key of NEET for that set. Candidates can download the answer key of NEET 2019, 2018 and 2017 from the table given below.
NEET 2018 answer key
NEET answer key 2017
NTA will release NEET 2020 OMR sheet a few days after the conclusion of the exam. The OMR sheet of each candidate will be uploaded online at the official website which you can access by using your login credentials.
- NEET 2020 Answer Key will be provided for all codes of question papers. Use the answer key as per the code for which you have appeared and match the marked responses with the solutions mentioned in the key.
- Candidates will also be able to challenge the answer keys, against an amount of INR 1000 per answer challenged or per OMR response challenged. The amount will be refunded if the challenge is accepted by the NTA Board.
- With the help of OMR sheet and provisional answer key, you can evaluate your performance in the exam and calculate a rough score. Check NEET Expected Cut Off 2020
NEET Answer Key 2020: Check NTA NEET Official Answer Key Here
NEET Answer Key 2020: The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the official NEET Answer Key a few days after the exam (13th September 2020) on its official website at ntaneet.nic.in. In order to check NTA NEET answer key,candidates must visit the official website or can directly click on the link below once it gets released.
Firstly, the officials release provisional NEET Answer Key. If candidates find some errors in the provisional answer key, they can raise their objections against it. After considering the valid objection, exam authorities will revise the answer key 2020 by incorporating the necessary changes. NEET final answer key will be released in the second phase. In this article, we get you the complete details about NEET 2020 Answer Key as well as how to download it, how to check your score, how to challenge it, as well as the answer keys released by other institutes and other useful information. Continue reading this article to know more.
September 4: The Supreme court heard the review petition filed by 6 States to postpone NEET. A bench of 3 judges (Justices Ashok Bhushan, B R Gavai, and Krishna Murari) decided that the exam will be conducted on the decided date – 13th September 2020.
NEET Answer Key 2020 By NTA
The examination authority will release the official NEET answer key 2020 a few days after the exam. Along with the official answer key, candidates can also download their OMR response sheets from the official website using their Application Number and Date of Birth. Candidates can then match the responses marked in OMR sheet with the official answer key 2020 and calculate their probable scores. And, if they find any discrepancy, they can challenge it within the specified dates.
Let’s take a look at the important dates related to NEET 2020 Answer Keys:
|NEET 2020||September 13, 2020|
|Release of Unofficial Answer Keys by Coaching Institutes||September 13, 2020|
|Release of Provisional Answer Key||First Week of October 2020 (Tentative)|
|Last Date to File Objections Against NEET Answer Key 2020||Second Week of October 2020 (Tentative)|
|Final Answer Key of NEET 2020||Third Week of October 2020 (Tentative)|
How To Download Official NEET Answer Key?
Let us look at how to download NTA NEET answer key 2020. You can follow the steps mentioned below to download NEET 2020 answer key:
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of NTA NEET – ntaneet.nic.in.
- – 2nd Step: Click on the link provided to check and challenge the answer key.
- – 3rd Step: Enter your “Application Number” and “Password” to log in.
- – 4th Step: Download the official Answer Key by clicking on the link.
How To Calculate NEET Score From NEET Answer Key?
The exam consists of 180 questions carrying four marks each. Candidates get four marks for each correct answer and for each incorrect response, one mark gets deducted. Let’s take a look at the marking scheme of NEET 2020 below:
|Correct Answer||+4 marks|
|Incorrect Answer||-1 mark|
|Unattempted Questions||No marks will be deducted|
|More than one answer||0 mark|
Comparing your responses with the NEET Answer Key, you can calculate your NEET 2020 score using the following formula:
NEET Score = (Number of correct answers x 4) – (Number of incorrect answers x 1)
Now let’s take a look at how to challenge the official answer keys released by NTA in case if there are any errors.
How To Challenge Official NTA NEET Answer Key?
As mentioned earlier, candidates can challenge the NEET Official Answer Key if they think there are errors in it. If the objections raised are valid, NTA will rectify them and the revised answer key will be released. You can follow the steps mentioned as under so as to successfully challenge the official answer key:
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of NTA NEET at ntaneet.nic.in.
- – 2nd Step: Click on the relevant link.
- – 3rd Step: Enter your Application Number and Password to log in to the portal.
- – 4th Step: Now, click on “Apply For Key Challenge”.
- – 5th Step: You will see all the 180 questions in sequential order. along with the answer as per NTA. Select the question(s) you want to challenge.
- – 6th Step: Once selected, you will see the four options under the column ‘Suggested Answer(s) by the Candidate’. Mark the one(s) that you think are correct.
- – 7th Step: Once you have marked all the questions that you want to challenge, click on “Submit” and then on “Final Submit”.
- – 8th Step: Make a payment of Rs. 1000 per question you challenged. You can use Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking to make the payment.
- – 9th Step: Print out a copy of the confirmation slip.
Quick Note: Please note that the amount you pay for challenging the answer key will be refunded if your objections are found valid.
NEET Answer Key 2020 By Embibe & Top Coaching Institutes
Experts at Embibe will provide the NEET Answer Key along with detailed solutions of NEET UG exam 2020, which is going to be held on September 13. After the exam has been conducted, you’ll be able to download the NEET 2020 Answer Key by Embibe along with NEET question paper, solutions and analysis for all the exam sets. This will help you if you want to challenge the official answer key.
How To Download NEET Answer Key 2020 By Other Coaching Institutes?
Candidates will also be able to download the NEET answer key 2020 released by different coaching institutes from this page itself. The answer key will be released by coaching institutes like Aakash, Allen Kota, Resonance, Career Point, etc. To help the candidates, Embibe will compile the answer keys from various sources so that candidates can check and calculate his NEET 2020 score with comparatively high precision. Moreover, Embibe will also provide NEET answer key along with detailed solutions to every question.
Links To Check NEET Answer Key By Various Institutes
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How To Download NEET Answer Key Of All Codes?
We will list the NEET Answer Key 2020 released by different coaching institutes. Candidates can just click on any institute’s answer key and download it. They are advised to download the answer key corresponding to the question paper code and sets which will be provided to them during the exam.
NEET Exam Analysis And Expected Cutoff
After the exam is conducted, various coaching institutes start releasing the exam analysis and based on that the expected cutoff for qualifying the exam and getting admission into various institutes (AIIMS, Govt and Pvt colleges) for MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BUMS are released. Below we have provided a table with direct links to the analysis provided by various sources:
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|NEET Analysis & Expected Cutoff By Allen Kota||NEET Analysis & Expected Cutoff By Aakash|
|NEET Analysis & Expected Cutoff By Resonance||NEET Predicted Vs Actual Paper Analysis|
Previous Year Question Paper & NEET Answer Key For All Codes – 2019
The examination authority National Testing Agency (NTA) provided a total of 4 sets (P, Q, R, S) of the NEET question paper 2019. Each set of NEET question paper contains 6 codes (P1-P6, Q1-Q6, R1-R6, S1-s6). Also, the examination authority has conducted NEET in eleven different languages, but the question paper provided here is in English and Hindi only. Candidates can download NEET question paper 2019 of all codes from the table below. Along with the question paper, candidates can also download NEET 2019 answer key of all codes.
Last year, the final answer keys were released by NTA on June 5, 2019, on their official website. You are free to check the previous year’s answer key below:
Subjectwise NEET Answer Key 2019: Physics, Chemistry & Biology
Candidates can also download the subjectwise key. NEET is conducted for three subjects – Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. A total of 180 multiple choice questions are asked in NEET of which 90 questions are from Physics and Chemistry and 90 from Biology.
Candidates can download answer key 2019 subjects wise from the table below:
Please note that the information provided in these answer keys is of 2019. This is just to give you an idea of how the official keys look like. Our experts will be updating the NEET Answer Key as soon as the exam is conducted.
NEET Cut Off: Score Required To Qualify In NEET 2020
The General category candidates have to secure a minimum of 50 percentile to qualify NEET 2020, whereas the NEET Cut off score for OBC, SC and ST category candidates is 40 percentile. In order to qualify NTA NEET 2020, candidates have to secure equal to or more than the required cut off score as per their category. In 2018, the General category candidates who were between the marks range 691-119 were declared qualified.
The table below shows NEET cut off score of the previous year (2019) in terms of percentile and mark range for different categories:
|Category||Marks Range||Number of Candidates Qualified|
|Others/General Category||701-134 (Equals to 50 percentile)||704335|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||63789|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||20009|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||133-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||8455|
|SC-PH||119-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||32|
|ST-PH||119-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||14|
|OBC-PH||119-107 (Equals to 40 percentile)||142|
|UR – PH||133-120 (Equals to 45 percentile)||266|
NEET Result 2020
The NEET 2020 Result will be declared once all the answer sheets are assessed by the officials. Candidates will have to log in with their Application Number and Password in order to view and download their NEET results. It is to be noted that the NEET result will be available only in online mode. No hard copy of the result will be sent to the students.
FAQs On NEET Answer Key 2020
Being the only medical entrance exam in the country and taken by lakhs of aspirants, a lot of questions arise in candidates’ minds. We have listed some of the FAQs below:Q. When will the official key be released?
A. Provisional Answer Keys are expected to be released in October 2020.Q. When the Final Answer Key of NEET 2020 will be released?
A. The Final Answer Key will be released after the evaluation of all challenges to the provisional answer key. It is expected in the 2nd week of October.Q. What is the marking scheme to be used to calculate marks using the NEET answer key?
A. The +4 and -1 pattern is followed to calculate the marks.Q. What is the application fee to challenge Answer Key?
A. An application fee of Rs 1000 per question must be paid to challenge the official answer key. This amount is refunded if the challenge is correct.Q. Is NEET exam postponed?
A. No, the exam is scheduled for 13th September 2020.Q. What will be the code of answer key of NEET 2020?
A. The code of the answer key will be the same as that of the question paper. Students must download the answer key accordingly.Q. I think one answer in NEET answer key is not correct. Can I challenge it?
A. Yes, if students find any answer incorrect in the provisional answer key, they can challenge it by paying Rs 1000 per question.
We hope this detailed article on NEET Answer Key 2020 helps you. If you have any queries regarding the exam, drop them down in the comment section below. We will surely assist you. Embibe wishes you good luck for NEET 2020!