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NEET Exam Pattern 2018: 

Aspirants willing to pursue MBBS/BDS can check the NEET 2018 Exam Pattern to know all important information related to the mode, medium and questions asked at the national level medical entrance examination.

CBSE has declared the NEET result 2018 on June 4, 2018. The exam pattern of NEET 2018 was determined and released by CBSE.  Through the NEET exam pattern 2018, aspirants will gain an insight into the paper pattern, division of questions, exam duration, NEET negative marking scheme and other relevant information. By knowing these details through the NEET 2018 exam pattern, the aspirants will be able to make comprehensive preparations for the medical and dental entrance examination. The entrance examination of NEET is 3 hours long exam, consisting of 180 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The questions asked in NEET are usually according to the syllabus specified by the CBSE for the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology. NEET 2018 was conducted in various centres all across India on May 6, 2018. Read the full article to know more information about the NEET Exam Pattern 2018.

 

NEET 2018 Exam Pattern 

The exam pattern of NEET 2018 informs the candidates about the details regarding the offline examination and its pattern ie. duration of exam, number of questions asked, marking scheme and more. By checking NEET 2018 exam pattern, the aspirants will be able to process the information and prepare well beforehand. The detailed information NEET exam pattern 2018 has been given below:

 

Exam Pattern of NEET 2018

 

 

S. No.

Particulars

Details

1

Mode of Examination

Offline (Pen and Paper)

2

Duration of Examination

3 hours

3

Medium of Exam

English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Oriya, Kannada and Urdu

4

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions

5

Sections

  • Physics – 45 Questions
  • Chemistry – 45 Questions
  • Biology – 90 Questions

6

Total Number of Questions

180 Questions

7

Total Marks of Examination

720 Marks

8

Marking Scheme

For each correct answer, the candidates will be awarded 4 marks; if an answer is wrong, then 1 mark will be deducted.

 

Highlights of NEET 2018 Exam Pattern

 

  • NEET 2018 is being conducted in offline mode ie. pen and paper-based, on May 6, 2018 (Sunday).
  •  
  • Urdu had been added to the list of language options available for NEET candidates. The candidates were able to select their choice of language from the eleven given options while filling the application form of NEET 2018
  • All questions are multiple choice in nature.
  • Those candidates who had selected Hindi or any of the regional languages as medium of question paper would receive the question paper in the selected language and English. However, those candidates who had selected English as their medium of language would receive the question paper only in English.
  • There is deduction of 1 mark for each wrong answer. 

 

Availability of Regional Languages for NEET 2018

 

Aspirants will have to note that the availability of regional languages depends upon the location of the examination centres. The options of regional languages will be available as per the given details:

NEET 2018 Regional Languages

S. No.

Medium of Question Paper

Examination Centres

1

English and Hindi

All Examination Centre Cities

2

English and Assamese

Examination Centre Cities in Assam

3

English and Bengali

Examination Centre Cities in West Bengal

4

English and Gujarati

Examination Centre Cities in Gujarat, Daman, Dadra and Nagar Haveli

5

English and Marathi

Examination Centre Cities in Maharashtra

6

English and Tamil

Examination Centre Cities in Tamil Nadu

7

English and Telugu

Examination Centre Cities in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

8

English and Oriya

Examination Centre Cities in Odisha

9

English and Kannada

Examination Centre Cities in Karnataka

10

English and Urdu

All Examination Centre Cities

 

 

NEET 2018 Syllabus – Subject-wise

NEET syllabus 2018 consisted of three subjects namely Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Chapters of each subject of the Syllabus of NEET 2018 are mentioned in the tables below. The link to the detailed subject-wise NEET 2018 syllabus is also given below.

NEET Syllabus 2018 for Physics

S. No.  

Class XI

S. No.  

Class XII

1.

Physical world and measurement

1.

Electrostatics

2.

Kinematics

2.

Current Electricity

3.

Laws of Motion

3.

Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism

4.

Work, Energy and Power

4.

Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents

5.

Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body

5.

Electromagnetic Waves

6.

Gravitation

6.

Optics

7.

Properties of Bulk Matter

7.

Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

8.

Thermodynamics

8.

Atoms and Nuclei

9.

Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory

9.

Electronic Devices

10.

Oscillations and Waves

 

 

NEET Syllabus 2018 for Chemistry

S. No.  

Class XI

S. No.  

Class XII

1.

Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry

1.

Solid State

2.

Structure of Atom

2.

Solutions

3.

Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties

3.

Electrochemistry

4.

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

4.

Chemical Kinetics

5.

States of Matter: Gases and Liquids

5.

Surface Chemistry

6.

Thermodynamics

6.

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

7.

Equilibrium

7.

p-Block Elements

8.

Redox Reactions

8.

and Block Elements

9.

Hydrogen

9.

Coordination Compounds

10.

s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)

10.

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes

11.

Some p-Block Elements

11.

Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers

12.

Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques

12.

Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

13.

Hydrocarbons

13.

Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen

14.

Environmental Chemistry

14.

Biomolecules

 

 

15.

Polymers

 

 

16.

Chemistry in Everyday Life

NEET Syllabus 2018 for Biology

S. No.  

Class XI

S. No.  

Class XII

1.

Diversity in Living World

1.

Reproduction

2.

Structural Organization in Animals and Plants

2.

Genetics and Evolution

3.

Cell Structure and Function

3.

Biology and Human Welfare

4.

Plant Physiology

4.

Biotechnology and Its Applications

5.

Human Physiology

5.

Ecology and Environment

 

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