NEET 2017 Overview – The wait is over for NEET 2017 Entrance Exam as the official notification is declared. NEET 2017 is also known as National Eligibility cum Entrance Test. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is a one tier exam, commences once in a year in the Month of May.
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test 2017 is a national level medical entrance test which is controlled by the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) Board for admission to BDS/MBBS courses provided by all government and private medical colleges in India.
All seats (BDS/MBBS) of any medical college would be filled by the score of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test. As per the last order by Hon. Supreme Court, no other test apart from NEET would be conducted for offering the admission into MBBS/BDS courses in India from the year 2017.
You can check latest updates about NEET 2017 including selection process, application form, Cutoff, exam dates, exam pattern and syllabus. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET is a qualifying cum entrance exam for candidates who desire to pursue UG medical course MBBS or BDS or a PG course (MD / MS) in government and private medical colleges in India.
The first exam was conducted on 5th May, 2013.
UG courses at the AIIMS in New Delhi and PG Institute for Medical Education and Research in Chandigarh may be outside the NEET’s purview as these 2 institutes were founded by separate laws, which need to make changes in Parliament to bring in the latest system.
NEET was proposed to be conducted from 2012 onwards, but due to a number of reasons the Central Board of Secondary Education & Medical Council of India has delayed NEET by a year.
The exam was declared by the Government across India for candidates looking for admission into Medicine, both UG and PG.
The duration of MBBS course is four years and six months followed by internship of 1 year.
The course is divided into four years of training and one year compulsory rotatory internship.
Read more about NEET 2017
- NEET 2017 Application Form
- NEET 2017 Eligibility Criteria
- NEET 2017 Exam Pattern
- NEET 2017 Syllabus
- NEET 2017 Exam Dates
- NEET 2017 Admit Card
- NEET 2017 Counselling
- NEET 2016-2017 Cutoffs