The National Testing Agency (NTA) prescribed the minimum marks for the NEET cutoff in 2022 to select the candidates in medical colleges in India according to the NEET scorecards. The National Eligibility Entrance Test NEET 2022 includes two types of cutoff. The first is the qualifying cutoff, meaning candidates must pass the entrance exam. And the second is the admission cut-off, the last rank required for any college under NEET 2022. The cutoff score of NEET 2022 will be announced at neet.nta.nic.in. The cutoff score and the NEET result 2022 will be expected to be announced soon on the official website of NTA. Candidates looking to apply for different medical courses need to qualify for the NEET cutoff to participate in the counselling process to get selected for their dream colleges.
Various factors are affecting the NEET UG cut-off: the number of candidates participating in the NEET exam, the total number of seats available in medical colleges and dental colleges, and the difficulty level of the examination. The announcement of the result and cutoff percentile will publish on NTA’s official website. In this article, you will get information about the NEET cutoff for MBBS or BDS courses, Government and Private College cutoff available in India, & the cutoff based on category.
NEET 2022 Cut off
The National Entrance Exam test (NEET) 2022 is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). It is the only gateway for various government and private medical colleges to get admission to different medical and dental UG courses in India. Candidates who want to participate in the NEET exam can complete their forms online. After qualifying for the NEET cutoff 2022, you can get admission through the counselling Process conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA).
- Aspirants must obtain minimum qualifying marks in the NEET 2022 entrance examination to qualify for further admission.
- Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC must obtain marks equivalent to at least 40thpercentile to be considered for AQI and state counselling processes.
- Aspirants in the UR category must score equivalent to at least the 50th percentile.
NEET UG Cutoff 2022 (Announced)
|Category||NEET 2022 cutoff||NEET cut-off marks||Number of Candidates|
|UR / EWS &|
|OBC & PH||40th Percentile||104-93||160|
|SC & PH||40th Percentile||104-93||56|
|ST & PH||40th Percentile||104-93||13|
NEET 2022 Cut-off Important Instructions
The Admission Seekers applying for NEET are advised to check these necessary Instruction Related to NEET 2022 Cut off.
- The NEET 2022 Cutoff will be based on various parameters like the number of appearing candidates, the number of seats, the difficulty level of the examination, and last year’s admission record.
- The Cutoff marks will be announced to only those candidates who qualify for the NEET 2022 examination.
- The Admission Seekers who will secure the highest mark will get the top rank, whereas the candidates with low marks will be allotted the lowest rank.
- The Selection Board of NTA (National Testing Agency) will not announce the Minimum Cutoff Marks for a specified Branch or College.
- The test-taking Agency will announce the opening/first rank and closing/last rank for different Medical Colleges.
- The closing/last rank for a particular college will be based on the total number of seats in a college with the total number of candidates who appeared in NEET 2022 Counselling.
- Admission Seekers are advised to fill their preferences in counselling according to their merit in the entrance examination.
NEET Cutoff 2022- What is the use?
Admission to the following UG medical seats will be considered on NEET 2022 cut-off:
- 15% All India Quota (AIQ) seats
- 85% State Quota seats
- Deemed and Central universities
- ESIC and AFMS
- Private institutes
- AIIMS institutes
- JIPMER colleges
Factors determining NEET cutoff
NEET UG cut-off 2022 is defined by the following factors for MBBS/BDS admissions:
- Number of candidates who appeared for the NEET exam
- Total NEET seats available
- NEET difficulty level
NEET Result 2021 Qualifying Percentile & Scores (Released)
|Category||Cut off Percentile||Cut off Score||Category||Cut off Percentile||Cut off Score|
|UR/EWS||50th Percentile||720-138||UR/EWS-PwD||45th Percentile||137-122|
|OBC||40th Percentile||137-108||OBC-PwD||40th Percentile||121-108|
|SC||40th Percentile||137-108||SC-PwD||40th Percentile||121-108|
|ST||40th Percentile||137-108||ST-PwD||40th Percentile||121-108|
Graphical Representation of NEET 2021 Cutoff
Category-wise No. of Candidates Registered, Appeared and Qualified during 2021 and 2022
|NEET(UG) – 2021||NEET(UG) – 2022|
NEET UG Previous Year Cutoff Trend
Check the previous year’s category-wise NEET cutoff and marks below.
|Category||NEET Cut-off 2021 Cut off||NEET cut-off 2020 scores||NEET Cutoff 2019 Cut off||NEET Cutoff 2018 Cut off||NEET Cutoff 2017 Cut off|
|General Category||720-138||720-147||701 – 134||691 – 119||697 – 131|
|OBC/ SC/ ST||137-108||146-113||133 – 107||118 – 96||130 – 107|
|General Category – Physically Handicapped||137-122||146-129||133 – 107||118 – 96||130 – 118|
|OBC/SC/ST/-PH||121-108||128-113||133-107||118 – 96||130 – 107|
Cutoff marks for NEET 2021 AIQ – MBBS (Round wise)
|Category||Round 1||Round 2||Mop – Up round|
Cutoff of NEET 2021 AIQ – BDS (Round wise)
|Category||Round 1||Round 2||Mop – Up round|
NEET 2021 Cut-off for Government MBBS Colleges
NEET MBBS Cutoff Deemed Universities
|College Name||Quota||NEET 2021 cutoff closing ranks||NEET 2020 cutoff closing ranks||NEET 2019 closing ranks||NEET 2018 closing ranks|
|Sree Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry||Management||101054||662903||448593||453885|
|Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Kanchipuram||Management||292013||366140||168249||711901|
|B.L.D.E University, Bijapur||NRI||259750||554308||407951||614993|
|Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore||Muslim minority||121421||170227||137508||135581|
|SBKS Med. Inst. and Res. Centre, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth||Jain minority||155613||191841||243082||125138|
NEET BDS cutoff Deemed Universities
|College Name||Quota||NEET cut off 2021 closing ranks||NEET 2020 closing rank||NEET 2019 closing rank||NEET 2018 closing rank|
|Yenepoya Dental College, Yenepoya||Management||866207||231800||463354||634449|
|SRM Katt. Dental College and Hospital, Chennai||Management||511579||384660||81164||316989|
|KM Shah Dental College, Vadodara||Jain minority||829006||322909||675641||633535|
NEET-UG Stateswise Cutoff 2022
Here we are providing information about State-wise NEET 2022 Cutoff. You can check the complete details below:
|Sate Name||Cutoff||Sate Name||Cutoff|
|Andhra Pradesh||Click Here||Punjab||Click Here|
|Arunachal Pradesh||Click Here||Rajasthan||Click Here|
|Assam||Click Here||Sikkim||Click Here|
|Bihar||Click Here||Tamil Nadu||Click Here|
|Chhattisgarh||Click Here||Telangana||Click Here|
|Goa||Click Here||Tripura||Click Here|
|Gujarat||Click Here||Uttar Pradesh||Click Here|
|Haryana||Click Here||Uttarakhand||Click Here|
|Himachal Pradesh||Click Here||West Bengal||Click Here|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Click Here||Andaman & Nicobar||Click Here|
|Jharkhand||Click Here||Chandigarh||Click Here|
|Karnataka||Click Here||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||Click Here|
|Kerala||Click Here||Daman & Diu||Click Here|
|Madhya Pradesh||Click Here||Delhi||Click Here|
|Maharashtra||Click Here||Lakshadweep||Click Here|
|Manipur||Click Here||Puducherry||Click Here|
|Meghalaya||Click Here||Mizoram||Click Here|
|Odisha||Click Here||Nagaland||Click Here|
NEET UG Resources
|NTA NEET Cutoff||Click Here||NEET College Predictor||Click Here|
|NTA NEET Seat Matrix||Click Here||Medical Colleges Fee Structure||Click Here|
|MCC NEET Counselling||Click Here||NTA NEET Official Answer Key||Click Here|
|NTA NEET UG Result||Click Here||NEET Rank Predictor||Click Here|
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q. Will NEET expected cutoff of 2022 be published?
A. NEET 2022 expected cut-off by coaching institutes will be released a few hours after the exam.
Q. What does the minimum qualifying percentile of NEET cut off mean?
A. NEET 2022 cutoff is the minimum qualifying percentile to be secured to pass the entrance test.
Q. If a student qualifies for NEET, are they eligible to participate in the counselling process?
A. Students qualifying for the exam will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. It must be noted that mere qualification does not ensure admission to a medical or dental seat.
Q. Why does the NEET Cut off percentile remains the same while the Cut off marks vary yearly?
A. NEET Cut off percentile has been provided by the NMC and DCI and is fixed at 50th percentile for unreserved category candidates and 40th percentile for reserved category candidates. The percentile depends on the relative score of all the candidates who have appeared in the exam. Therefore, the corresponding marks to the percentile vary each year as candidates’ performance will also differ.
Q. Will NEET 2022 cut off increase?
A. The cutoff for the Other Backward Class (OBC) category is not expected to change much. Still, the cutoff rank for the Economically Weaker Section (EWS) is expected to decrease this year.
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