Know Complete NEET 2017 Paper Pattern Here

NEET 2017 Paper Pattern has been declared by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), the exam conducting authority. It is recommended that candidates should go through the exam pattern of NEET 2017 completely before appearing for the exam.

In this article we present you complete paper pattern of NEET 2017. It includes exam date, exam mode, total number of questions, syllabus, marking scheme, type of questions and language of the paper etc.

Why Refer NEET 2017 Paper Pattern?

Referring the paper pattern before the exam helps a candidate get familiar with the exam style. It helps them understand the nature of syllabus, number of questions, marking scheme etc. It hints them about the important areas in the paper. With the help of NEET paper pattern a candidate can plan their – how much time to devote per question in order to finish it on time successfully.

NEET 2017 Paper Pattern in a Glance

Events Description
Exam Date May 7, 2017 (tentatively)
Exam mode Pen and Paper (offline)
No. of Questions 180
Types of Questions Multiple Choice Questions
Paper Language English and Hindi
Marking Scheme +4 for each correct response and -1 for each incorrect answer

Students are advised to take a print out of the above table and keep it with them to get a glance of the exam pattern, whenever needed.

Exam Mode

The exam will be conducted in pen and paper based (offline) format. Candidates will have to mark their response in the machine readable OMR answer sheet. The answers will have to be marked using black ball point pen. Candidates will get the stationery inside the exam hall.

NEET 2017 Paper Pattern

Complete NEET 2017 Paper Pattern

Number of Questions

NEET 2017 Question Paper will comprise of 180 questions from all three subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Whilst Physics and Chemistry section will consist of 45 questions each, while, Biology section will include 90 questions.

Types of Questions

NEET exam paper will have only objective questions. It will have all Multiple Choice Questions, which means each question will have 4 options. Candidates will have to choose one correct response out of the given four options.

Paper Language

NEET 2017 Question Paper will be in Hindi and English both. Candidates need to select their preferred language during filling up the NEET 2017 Application Form. It is to be noted that choice once marked cannot be changed, therefore be sure before choosing your preferred paper language.

Marking Scheme

Every question in the paper will carry 4 marks. Each correct response will be awarded with 4 marks, whereas -1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response. No marks will be allotted/deducted for unattempted question(s).

Every right answer +4
Every wrong answer -1
Unattempted questions No marks

NEET 2017 Syllabus

NEET 2017 questions will be based on the syllabus prescribed by CBSE. The questions will be asked from Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects of 10+2/HSC level after review of various stat syllabus as well as NCERT, CBSE and COBSE. No questions will be asked out of NEET 2017 Syllabus.

*Please note, the above article is based on NEET 2016 information. We will update the information once CBSE released the updated details. Candidates are advised to visit this page for latest updates.

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