NEET Cutoff 2021 (Expected): GEN, OBC, SC, ST, EWS, PWD, AIQ, Statistics & State-wise Cutoff & More!

The NEET 2021 Expected Cutoff: The NEET Cutoff is the minimum marks prescribed by the National Testing Agency (NTA) to select candidates in medical colleges accepting NEET Scorecard in India. The Merit list of the candidate will be designed on these Cutoff scores. Admission Seekers who apply for different medical courses need to clear the Cutoff of NEET to participate in the counselling process and finally get selected for their dream college. The major factors on which NEET Cutoff is determined are the number of appearing candidates, the total number of seats in various medical and dental colleges, and the difficulty level of the examination.

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1 NEET 2021 Expected Cutoff
2 NEET-UG 2020 Cutoff
3 AIQ NEET Cutoff of Government Medical Colleges
4 MBBS Deemed Universities NEET Cutoff
5 BDS Deemed Universities NEET Cutoff
6 State-wise NEET 2020 Cutoff
7 NEET 2019 Cutoff
8 NEET 2018 Cutoff
9 Cutoff of NEET 2017
10 Counselling Procedure (AIQ)
11 NEET-UG 2021 Bulletin
12 Frequently Asked Questions
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NEET 2021 Cutoff (Expected)

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET 2021). National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (UG) 2021 (NEET-UG-2021) will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). Candidate can submit their NEET Form only through online mode. NEET exam is the only gateway for admissions into different medical & dental UG courses offered by various government and private medical colleges across the country. National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (UG) 2021 (NEET-UG-2021) will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA).

  • Aspirants must obtain minimum qualifying marks in NEET 2021 entrance examination to qualify for the further admission process.
  • Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ OBC must obtain marks equivalent to at least 40thpercentile to be considered for AIQ and state counselling processes.
  • Aspirants who belong to the UR category are required to score equivalent to at least 50thpercentile.
CategoryNEET 2021 cutoff
General50th percentile
SC/ST/OBC40th percentile
General-PwD45th percentile
SC/ST/OBC-PwD40th percentile

NEET 2021 Cutoff Important Instructions

The Admission Seekers applying for NEET are advised to check these important Instruction Related to NEET 2021 Cut off.

  • The NEET 2021 Cutoff will be based on various parameters like numbers of appearing candidates, total numbers of seats, the difficulty level of the examination, and last year admission record.
  • The Cutoff marks will be announced to only those candidates who will qualify for the NEET 2021 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 2021 Counselling.
  • Admission Seekers are advised to fill their preferences in counselling according to their merit in the entrance examination.

Factors determining NEET cutoff

NEET UG cut off 2021 are defined on the following factors for MBBS/BDS admissions:

  • Number of candidates who appeared for the NEET exam
  • Total NEET seats available
  • NEET difficulty level

NEET UG 2020

Candidates can check the NEET 2020 cut off which is released by NTA on the 16th of October:

CategoryMinimum Qualifying PercentileCut-off Marks
Unreserved (UR)50th Percentile720-147
Unreserved/EWS-PH45th Percentile146-129
Scheduled Caste (SC)40th Percentile146-113
Scheduled Tribe (ST)40th Percentile146-113
Other Backward Classes (OBC)40th Percentile146-113
SC-PH40th Percentile128-113
ST-PH40th Percentile128-113
OBC-PH40th Percentile128-113

NEET 2020 Result Statistics

CategoryNumber of Students
UR & PH99
OBC & PH233
SC & PH70
ST & PH18

Highlights of NEET 2020

No. of candidates registered1597435
No. of candidates present1366945
No. of candidates qualified771500

Language-wise No. of Candidates Registered

LanguageRegistered candidates% of candidates
English and Hindi146767291.88
Regional Languages1297638.12

Gender wise No. of Candidates Registered, Appeared, Absent and Qualified


(a) Category wise No. of Candidates Registered, Appeared, Absent and Qualified


(b) No. of Candidates Registered, Appeared, Absent and Qualified in PwD Category


Nationality wise No. of Candidates Registered, Appeared, Absent and Qualified.


Category wise No. of Candidates qualifying the test, based on qualifying criteria of NEET (UG)-2020

CategoryQualifying PercentileMarks RangeNo. of CandidatesMarks RangeNo. of Candidates
UR50th Percentile701-134704335720-147682406
OBC40th Percentile133-10763789146-11361265
SC40th Percentile133-10720009146-11319572
ST40th Percentile133-1078455146-1137837
UR / EWS & PH45th Percentile133-120266146-12999
OBC & PH40th Percentile119-107142128-113233
SC & PH40th Percentile119-10732128-11370
ST & PH40th Percentile119-10714128-11318

NEET Cutoff scores – 2020 vs 2019

CategoryCutoff percentile2020 Cutoff score2019 cutoff scores
OTHERS50th Percentile720-147701-134
OBC40th Percentile146-113133-107
SC40th Percentile146-113133-107
ST40th Percentile146-113133-107
UR & PH45th Percentile146-129133-120
OBC & PH40th Percentile128-113119-107
SC & PH40th Percentile128-113119-107
ST & PH40th Percentile128-113119-107

NEET AIQ cutoff for government medical colleges

College NameNEET 2020 closing cutoff rankNEET 2019 closing cutoff rankNEET 2018 closing cutoff rankNEET 2017 closing cutoff rankNEET 2016 closing cutoff rankNEET 2015 closing cutoff rank
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi903258494428
VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi1631571078210656
University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi32417116518512897
Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi571489314369263117
Government Medical College, Chandigarh776360254278162158
Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai457638296297408216
King George’s Medical University, Lucknow1800908703725506386
Stanley Medical College, Chennai5253457235203,8582,2642,039
Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak6573182511781,4811,035674
Grant Medical College and Sir JJ Group of Hospitals, Mumbai2828132911221,018408565
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NEET cut off for MBBS deemed universities

College NameQuotaNEET 2020 cutoff closing ranksNEET 2019 closing ranksNEET 2018 closing ranks
Sree Lakshmi Narayana Institute of Medical Sciences, PuducherryManagement662903448593453885
Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, KanchipuramManagement366140168249711901
B.L.D.E University, BijapurNRI554308407951614993
Yenepoya Medical College, MangaloreMuslim minority170227137508135581
SBKS Med. Inst. and Res. Centre, Sumandeep VidyapeethJain minority191841243082125138

NEET cutoff for BDS deemed universities

College NameQuotaNEET 2020 closing rankNEET 2019 closing rankNEET 2018 closing rank
Yenepoya Dental College, YenepoyaManagement231800463354634449
SRM Katt. Dental College and Hospital, ChennaiManagement38466081164316989
KM Shah Dental College, VadodaraJain minority322909675641633535

NEET 2019 Result Statistics

S.No.ParametersTotal Numbers
1No. of candidates registered1519375
2Number of Cities154
3Number of Languages11
4Number of centres2546
5Number of Observers and NTA Representatives6000+
6Indian Candidates1516066
7NRIs Candidates1884
8OCIs Candidates675
9Foreign Candidates687
13Un-Reserved Categories534072
14SC Categories211303
15ST Categories96456
16OBC Categories677544

State Wise NEET 2020 Cutoff

Here we are providing information about NEET 2020 Cutoff. You can check the complete details below:

Sate NameCutoff
Andhra PradeshClick Here
Arunachal PradeshClick Here
AssamClick Here
BiharClick Here
ChhattisgarhClick Here
GoaClick Here
GujaratClick Here
HaryanaClick Here
Himachal PradeshClick Here
Jammu & KashmirClick Here
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PunjabClick Here
RajasthanClick Here
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Tamil NaduClick Here
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TripuraClick Here
Uttar PradeshClick Here
UttarakhandClick Here
West BengalClick Here
Andaman & NicobarClick Here
ChandigarhClick Here
Dadra & Nagar HaveliClick Here
Daman & DiuClick Here
DelhiClick Here
LakshadweepClick Here
PuducherryClick Here

NEET Previous Year Cutoff

The NEET 2020 will be based on various parameters like numbers of appearing candidates, total numbers of seats, the difficulty level of the examination, and the last year admission record. Check out the NEET Cutoff.

NEET 2019 Qualifying Percentile

CategoryQualifying PercentileCutoff scores
UR50th Percentile701-134
OBC/SC/ST40th Percentile133-107
UR-PH45th Percentile133-120
OBC/SC/ST40th Percentile119-107

NEET Cutoff 2018

CategoryNEET Qualification PercentileNEET Qualifying Score (out of 720)Qualified Candidates
(By Obtaining NEET Cutoff)
UR50th Percentile1192,68,316
OBC40th Percentile963,27,575
SC40th Percentile9687,311
ST40th Percentile9631,360

NEET Cutoff 2017

CategoryMinimum Qualifying PercentileMarks RangeNo. of Candidates Qualified
Unreserved (UR)50th Percentile697-1315,43,473*
Unreserved Physically Handicapped (UR-PH)45th Percentile130-11867
Scheduled Caste (SC)40th Percentile130-10714599
Scheduled Tribe (ST)40th Percentile130-1076018
Other Backward Classes (OBC)40th Percentile130-10747382
SC-PH40th Percentile130-10738
ST-PH40th Percentile130-10710
OBC-PH40th Percentile130-107152

Counselling Process (AIQ Quota)

Candidates applying for Medical/Dental Colleges in India must register themselves for the AIQ NEET counselling 2021. Counselling of NEET 2021 for All India Quota will be conducted in two rounds in online mode. The counselling will consist of these steps.

NEET UG 2021 Resources

Here in this section, we have provided some important links related to NEET Examination.

Major NotificationClick HereApplication FormClick Here
Eligibility CriteriaClick HereAdmit CardClick Here
Exam PatternClick HereExam CentresClick Here
SyllabusClick HereBooksClick Here
Answer KeyClick HereResultClick Here
CounsellingClick HereSeat MatrixClick Here
Sample PapersClick HerePrevious Year PapersClick Here
Medical College Fee StructureClick HereCollege PredictorClick Here
Rank PredictorClick HereTest SeriesClick Here
Dress CodeClick HereCutoffClick Here
Exam Day GuidelinesClick HereReservation CriteriaClick Here

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q. Will NEET expected cutoff 2021 be published?

A. NEET 2021 expected cut off by coaching institutes will be released few hours after the exam.

Q. What does the minimum qualifying percentile of NEET cut off mean?

A. NEET 2021 cutoff is the minimum qualifying percentile to be secured to pass the entrance test.

Q. If a student qualifies NEET, are they eligible to participate in the counselling process?

A. Student 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 every year?

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 the performance of candidates will also be different.

Q. Will NEET 2021 cut off increase?

A. NTA has made it official that there will be an increase of 15 marks for all the categories in the official “NEET cut off 2021”. It is crucial to know for the medical aspirants that from the year 2021, NEET will be the only medical entrance exam in India.

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  1. What is the least rank for admission in a prestigious government medical college through neet?percentile is mentioned always.pls tell me the rank…


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