NEET Exam Pattern 2020

NEET 2020 Exam

NEET Exam Pattern 2020 – Every medical applicant who wants to pursue BDS, MBBS or other medicinal courses must be familiar with NEET 2020 exam pattern along with their preparation efforts. The pattern of NEET exam 2020 give details of the mode of paper, type of exam, duration, language, marking scheme, question type and many more. One important feature of the NEET 2020 exam pattern is that the exam will be in offline mode. NEET exam pattern 2020 will be a 3-hour long exam consist of 180 multiple choice questions from Physics, Chemistry, and Biology according to given syllabus.

NEET Exam Pattern 2020 –

The details of NEET 2020 exam pattern are given below: –

NEET Exam Pattern 2020
Exam Date3rd May 2020
Mode of the examOffline (Pen-Paper Based)
Medium/ LanguageEnglish, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali,
Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Oriya,
Assamese, and Urdu
Examination Duration3 hours
Type of questionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Total number of
Total Marks720
Negative markingYes
Marking Scheme+4 for correct answer and -1 for
an wrong answer
Examination SectionPhysics - 45
Chemistry - 45

Biology (Zoology and Botany) - 90

Subject-wise weightage of NEET exam 2020

The table given below shows the subject-wise weightage and breakup of the question paper: –

SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks

Marking Scheme for NEET 2020 exam

Marking SchemeMarks awarded
Correct answer+4
Wrong answer-1
Question with more than one response-1
Unanswered Question0

Language options for NEET 2020 Exam

MediumNEET Exam Centres
English and HindiAll exam cities and centres
English and UrduAll exam cities and centres
AssameseAvailable only in exam centres in Assam
BengaliAvailable only in exam centres of West Bengal
GujaratiAvailable only in exam centres in Gujarat, Daman, Dadra and Nagar
MarathiAvailable only in exam centres in Maharashtra
TamilAvailable only in exam centres in Tamil Nadu
TeluguAvailable only in exam centres in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
OriyaAvailable only in exam centres in Odisha
KannadaAvailable only in exam centres in Karnataka

Important points to remember while opting the medium of exam NEET 2020: -

  1. Candidate must have selected the medium of question paper in the NEET application form.
  2. The language chose once by a candidate cannot be changed.