NEET 2018: Exams recorded attendance of 13.4 lakh

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) exams recorded an attendance of 13.4 lakh, a sharp increase from 11.4 lakh recorded last year.
Education NewsThe exam was held at 2,255 centers for 66,000 seats in medical and dental colleges across the country. This dramatic increase is primarily due to the increase in the number of states opting for NEET scores over state-level Common Entrance Tests (CETs) for admissions in the health sciences.

This could also be attributed to an increase in the number of students clearing Class 12 exams, and various policies and scholarships provided by the government.

The examination is being conducted in 11 languages.

NEET 2018 was conducted in Hindi, English, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Oriya, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu. The NEET 2018 exam consisted of one paper - containing 180 objective-type questions of Science subjects -Physics, Chemistry and Biology. NEET exam was held on morning 10 am to 1 pm afternoon.

The NEET results are expected on June 5. The CBSE will display the NEET answer key of the questions, so that candidates can clear any doubts with regards to the answer on the website.
Published on 5/7/2018 1:19:00 PM