From the year 2019, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has been conducting the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) in offline mode. The NEET-2020 exam will also be held in the pen and paper-based mode in May. Following the previous year’s trend, the Agency will tentatively begin the NEET 2020 online application process at the official website (https://ntaneet.nic.in/) in the month of November 2019. The last date to submit application form would be December 2019.
NEET 2020 Exam Schedule and Fee Details
|NEET 2020 Events
||NEET 2020 Important Dates (Tentative)
|Online Application Begins
||1st November 2019
|Last Date to Apply
||7th December 2019
|Last Date to Release Fee
||1st November 2019 to 8th December 2019
|Issuance of admit card
||15th April 2020
|Exam to be commenced
||5th May 2020 (In 8 different shifts. Students can choose one shift as per their convenience)
||5th June 2020
||Amount in Rupees (Rs.)
|Fee for OBC
|Fee for General
|Fee for SC
|Fee for ST
Candidates now heave a sigh of relief as they can augment their preparation in full swing. However, students must ensure that they follow the online steps properly and get themselves registered before the last date.
How to Fill NEET 2020 Application Form?
The NEET 2020 application process requires students to keep the documents ready. In order to apply, aspirants must complete the NEET 2020 registration process and then proceed further to fill up the application form.
- Visit the official website of NEET-UG 2020 (https://ntaneet.nic.in/))
- Register first by clicking the ‘New Registration’ link
- Once done with the registration process, proceed further to fill up the application form.
There are four steps to apply online
- Online application form fill up and note the registration number down (Registration)
- Upload the scanned photo and signature (Uploading documents)
- Release the fee through the prescribed modes (Fee payment)
- Take the Confirmation Page print (Printout)
For the NEET-UG 2020 step-by-step application guide, check here
About National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) 2020:
NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test), regulated by NTA, is an all-India medical entrance examination conducted for admission to MBBS/ BDS courses in some of the leading medical and dental colleges in the country.
To qualify NEET is one of the most cherished dream of any medical aspirants. By qualifying this exam a student can get admission into some of the top ranked medical colleges of India. It should be noted that by qualifying this exam only a student can find admission into the Bachelor’s program of MBBS or BDS of any medical colleges whether government or private.
Given with the fact that NEET is the national level common medical entrance exam, the level of competition in this exam is very high. Students have to tussle among themselves to grab a seat in some reputed college. A NEET aspirant should work hard right from the very beginning. One must select good books and study materials to prepare for the exam.
Below we are giving list of some indispensable Books for NEET 2018 Exam.
Books for Biology
- Trueman’s Elementary Biology Volume 1 and 2 by K N Bhatia and MP Tyagi
- Biology by Pradeep Publications
- Biology by GRB Bathla Publications
- Objective Biology by Dinesh
- NCERT Books of Biology of class 11th and 12th
Books of Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry by Morrison and Boyd
- Inorganic Chemistry by J.D Lee for
- ABC of Chemistry for Class 11th and 12th by Modern Publications
- Physical Chemistry by O.P Tandon
- NCERT Chemistry
- Objective Physics by DC Pandey
- Concepts of Physics by HC Verma
- Fundamentals of Physics by Halliday, Resnick and Walker
- Problems in general Physics by I.E Irodov.
- NCERT books of Physics of Part 1 and Part 2.
Student should read NCERT books of all subjects prior to reading any other book. The advantage of NCERT books is that it lays strong conceptual foundations in students. NCERT books are written in simple language, easy to understand. Every concepts are explained contextually with numerous examples, that makes it easier for student to understand well, even complex concepts of science.
After mastering NCERT books a student can move on to undertake study of advanced books in Biology, Physics and Chemistry.
In Biology student after studying NCERT books can take up Truman’s elementary biology to study. This book enriches biological concepts at class 11th level. This is considered as one of the best book for any medical entrance exam especially NEET. Those students who find Truman’s book very comprehensive can opt for Biology book by GRB Bathla and Pradeep Publications. For revision purpose Objective Biology by Dinesh is best to read as it summarises all major points in short.
Similarly, in Physics student need to read NCERT books part 1 and part 2 again and again during their whole preparation period. They are advised to solve all numericals of NCERT books thoroughly and repeatedly. Along with NCERT books a student can also undertake to study Physics by HC Verma and DC Pandey simultaneously. HC Verma is basically and elaboration of NCERT Physics books. After finishing these books only, a student should read advanced Physics books by Resnick and Halliday or I.E Irodov. Similarly, in Chemistry a student should read NCERT books and thereafter go on to read higher books in Chemistry like Organic Chemistry by Morrison and Boyd.
If a student would study recommend books for NEET 2018 Exam in the aforesaid order then nothing can stop them from qualifying this exam.