NEET Phase 2 2016 Paper Pattern

A new medical entrance exam is in town by the name National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). This is the only credible entrance exam for MBBS and BDS from this year on. So all those who attempted MHT CET 2016 for MBBS and BDS will now have to apply for NEET Phase 2 2016 which will be conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on 24th July 2016.  

Before appearing and practicing for any examination, one must understand its paper pattern and marking scheme thoroughly to avoid mistakes. It is for this reason, our team has created an article that comprehensively lists down the NEET Phase 2 2016 Paper Pattern. Read below.

NEET 2016 Phase 2 Exam Pattern

NEET 2016 Phase 2 Exam Pattern

NEET Phase 2 2016 Paper Pattern

Exam Pattern Detail of NEET 2016 exam
Exam Date & Time
  • Phase 1: May 1, 2016
  • Phase 2: July 24, 2016
  • Time: 10:00 a.m. to 01:00 p.m.
Exam Mode Pen & Paper Based (Offline)
Language of Paper English, Hindi and Vernacular*
Types of questions Multiple choice questions with single answer correct
Number of Questions 180


Distribution of Questions

  • Physics – 45
  • Chemistry – 45
  • Zoology – 45
  • Botany – 45
  • Total – 180 Questions
Number of Marks
  • 720
Distribution of Marks
  • Physics – 180
  • Chemistry – 180
  • Botany – 180
  •  Zoology – 180

Marking Scheme

  •  For correct answer: +4 marks are given
  • For incorrect answer: -1 mark is deducted
Syllabus The question paper for the examination will be based on a common syllabus notified by the Medical Council of India (MCI)

*The list of vernacular languages will be updated as and when the NEET 2016 Phase 2 Information Brochure will be released by CBSE.

So here you go with the NEET Phase 2 2016 Paper Pattern. Practice as much as you can. Get set and go.


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Miss Vinny Ahluwalia is a versatile professional content writer having worked in the field of entertainment and culinary arts. She is now working with StudMonk as Senior Content Writer and writes about Education. She believes in providing up-to-date information to students preparing for Engineering and Medical entrance examinations in India.
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