NEET Official Answer Key 2017 – The official answer key of NEET 2017 will be published by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in second week of May 2017. The link to check and download NEET official answer key will be uploaded on this page as soon as released by the CBSE. The candidates can match their responses with the NEET official answer key to evaluate their performance in the examination. CBSE will publish NEET answer key code wise, the candidates have to match the responses pertaining to these codes. Candidates will need their registration number and password to check answer key. Before releasing the NEET 2017 official answer key, CBSE will publish NEET 2017 OMR sheet. It will contain the responses given by the candidates of the question asked in the entrance test. It is advised to the candidates to download the OMR sheet so that they can match it with the official answer key. CBSE will also provide the opportunity to challenge NEET official answer key 2017. The candidates will need to pay Rs.1000 per question to challenge the answer key. For the complete details on NEET official answer key 2017 and how to challenge it, read the article below.
NEET official answer key 2017 Important dates
Official answer key of NEET 2017 will be published according to date provided in the table below.
|S. No||NEET Official answer key 2017||Important dates|
|1.||NEET 2017 (exam day)||May 7, 2017|
|2.||Announcement of NEET answer key by the private coaching centres||May 7, 2017|
|3.||NEET 2017 OMR sheet||May 2017|
|4.||Availability of NEET official answer key 2017||2nd week of May 2017|
|5.||Challenging NEET 2017 official answer key||May 2017|
|6.||NEET 2017 Result||June 8, 2017|
How to download NEET Official Answer key 2017
The link to download official answer key of NEET 2017 will be hosted here in the second week of May. The candidates need to follow the steps given below to download NEET official answer key.
- The link to official NEET answer key 2017 will be provided here as soon as released.
- Click on the given link, NEET answer key will be displayed on the screen
- The candidates should note that it will be available code wise.
- Match the responses keeping codes in view.
Link to download NEET 2017 answer key
The candidates will be able to download NEET official answer key 2017 from the table given below.
|NEET 2017 Official Answer Key||Answer Key -Code A or P or W||Answer Key – Code B or Q or X||Answer Key – Code C or R or Y||Answer Key – Code D or S or Z|
Calculating NEET 2017 Score
To calculate the NEET 2017 score, the candidates will need to use the given formula
NEET 2017 Score = (Number of correct responses X 4) – (Number of incorrect responses X (-1))
There will be total 180 multiple type questions in entrance test from Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Zoology subjects. Each subject will contain 45 questions. The mark allotted to each correct answer is 4 and for the wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted.
How to challenge NEET official answer key 2017
CBSE will provide the opportunity to challenge the official answer key of NEET 2017. The fee to be paid to challenge answer key per question is Rs. 1000, the payment has to be made in the online mode only. Request through fax or email will not be entertained. Candidates have to follow listed steps to challenge NEET 2017 official answer key.
- The link to challenge NEET answer key will be provided here
- Click on the given link, candidate login will appear on the screen
- Now, enter NEET 2017 registration number and password
- After that click on ‘key challenge’ tab and select answer booklet code
- Opt the question for challenge and click on submit button
- Select the answer and give justifications for answer
- Now, click on ‘confirm’ tab and pay requisite fee for challenging NEET answer key
- The candidates have to pay a requisite fee either using Debit/Credit Card. For each questions challenged, candidates have to pay Rs. 1000
- Now download printout of confirmation slip showing detail of answer key challenged
NEET 2017 Unofficial answer key
This must be noted that apart from CBSE, NEET answer key will be published by the private coaching institutes as well. These institutes will release NEET answer key on exam day itself i. e. May 7, 2017. The link to download NEET answer key will be uploaded here as and when released by private coaching experts.
NEET Previous year answer key and question paper
In the previous session NEET was held twice, the link to download question paper and answer key of NEET 1 , 2 is being uploaded in the table below.
Below are the links to NEET paper 1 and 2, 2016
|NEET 2016 Question papers||Link to download different sets of question papers|
|NEET Question Paper 1||Download Set W||Download Set X||Download Set Y||Download Set Z|
|NEET Question Paper 2||CODE AA/PP/WW||CODE BB/QQ/XX||Code CC/RR/YY||Code DD/SS/ZZ|
NEET 2016 official answer key
Candidates can download NEET answer key paper 1 and 2, 2016 from this table.
|NEET Answer Key||Link to download|
|NEET 2016 Paper 1 Answer key||Download Here|
|NEET 2016 Paper 2 Answer key||Download Here|
NEET 2016 Cutoff
In the previous session, a total number of 17,1329 general categories and around 17,5226 OBC candidates qualified the National level Medical entrance examination. For the complete details on category wise NEET 2016 cutoff, go through the table.
|S. No||Category||Marks Range||Qualifying criteria||No. of candidates|
|1.||UR||685 – 145||50th Percentile||171329|
|3.||OBC||678 – 118||40th Percentile||175226|
|5.||SC||595 – 118||40th Percentile||47183|
|7.||ST||599 – 118||40th Percentile||15710|
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