CBSE will announce NEET 2018 Result in the month of June. NEET 2018 result is to be published by 5th June, as per official dates. Thus, it can be announced anytime between 1st to 5th June. It will show candidate details such as name, roll number, and result specifics including marks obtained, NEET All India Rank, category rank, qualified or not qualified status. You cannot check the result at candidate login at, there it will only be notified. Result login will be at You can get NEET 2018 result date, link, how to check, toppers, cut off here.

Date of declaration of NEET Result is by 5th June 2018. Keep your login credentials ready. Get roll number from admit card of NEET 2018.

NEET 2018 Result

Candidates must obtain cut off marks in NEET 2018 Result in order to qualify. The minimum marks required are 50th percentile in NEET for general category, 40th percentile for SC/ST/OBC, and 45th percentile for unreserved-PH category. You can first note the important dates from here.

CBSE NETE UG 2018 Dates
Conduct of exam 06 May 2018
Issuance of answer key and OMR responses To be announced
Declaration of NEET 2018 result by 05 Jun 2018
Declaration of NEET 2018 All India Rank and availability of rank letter by 05 Jun 2018
First round of counselling expected to begin on 12 Jun 2018

As soon as result is announced, you can check it from link that will be updated here.

Check result here: As soon as CBSE declares NEET 2018 result, you can check it at It will also be notified at

NEET 2018 Result

CBSE NEET 2018 Answer Key

The most important thing that happens after the exam, and before result is out, is the publication of answer keys. Answer key of NEET 2018 will contain answers of all questions asked in exam. This is helpful in calculating marks obtained in exam and predicting rank.

After the exam, CBSE looks after the checking of papers (OMR sheets are scanned, responses are stored) and compilation of merit list. Candidates get an overall score on basis of number of correct and incorrect answers. Then merit list compiles as per directives of DGHS, MCI, DCI. Position in merit list indicates rank.

Significance of result

The marks obtained in NEET 2018 result decide whether you have qualified NEET or not. If you qualify, only then you can apply for admission (through counselling of 15% AIQ or otherwise) through NEET score, otherwise, unfortunately not.

Then the NEET 2018 All India Rank decide your chances of admission. For available seats, a candidate with higher rank has better chances of admission.

NEET 2018 Result opens the gateway for admission to 65,170 MBBS seats, 25,730 BDS seats, and several AYUSH seats.

How to check NEET 2018 Result?

Candidates can check NEET 2018 result in online mode. It is a simple process. Nevertheless, step by step process is given here for your quick reference.

Step 1 – To reach the result of NEET 2018

The first thing you need to do is to get to result page. You can either click on link above (which will be available when result is out) or go to and locate results link.

Once you get the link, click it.

Step 2 – Login.

You will see that the result link leads to a login page at Here you enter roll number and date of birth. Then click on login.

Step 3 – Check result and download rank letter.

You can see your result on the screen now. It shows various details pertaining to you and your result. Locate the print option, probably on top-right or top-left corner. Now print rank letter.

Tie breaking used to get NEET 2018 Rank

Tie breaking is implemented only when two or more candidates get same overall marks.

  1. First, candidate with higher marks in Biology in the entrance exam gets a higher rank.
  2. If there is still a tie then the one with higher marks in chemistry gets the better rank.
  3. Even then if tie persists then the candidate who marked fewer incorrect answers gets a better rank.
  4. In the end, one who is older in age gets higher rank.

Important things you should know about NEET 2018 Result

The role of CBSE is limited upto declaration of result. After that it sends result / rank to DGHS and other counselling authorities for counselling.

Candidates may please note that category wise result will not be prepared for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test. Instead, the All India Rank shall only be there or hold significance.

It is important to stay in touch with CBSE, MOHFW, DGHS, MCC websites until end of admission process.

NEET 2018 Marks cum Rank Sheet / Rank Letter

Candidates can download NEET 2018 marks cum rank sheet / rank letter from or It will also be available at

Rules for re-checking, re-evaluation

The board takes utmost care to not let any discrepancies creep into results. Thus, there is no provision to apply for re-checking or re-valuation of results.

Scope of NEET 2018 Result

NEET 2018 result will be used for admission to the following types of seats.

  1. All India Quota Seats
  2. State Government Quota Seats
  3. Central Institutions/Universities/Deemed Universities
  4. State/Management/NRI Quota Seats in Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private University
  5. Central Pool Quota Seats
CBSE National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET UG) 2018 is the single common medical entrance exam in India. as per government rules, no other state/college can hold entrance exam except those constituted by an Act of Parliament (this includes AIIMS and JIPMER). In simple and short terms, NEET 2018 is the only entrance exam in all over India for admission to any medical or dental college for MBBS and BDS admissions, except AIIMS and JIPMER. Thus, NEET is a very important exam and its result is critical for MBBS/BDS admissions.

NEET 2018 Cut Off

A candidate needs to obtain cut off score in order to be eligible for admission. The cut off percentile is fixed.

Category Cut off percentile
UR / Others 50th percentile
SC / ST / OBC 40th percentile
UR PH 45th percentile
SC-PH / ST-PH / OBC-PH 40th percentile

Marks corresponding to these percentiles will be revealed with result.

Last year the cut off score was

  • UR – 131
  • SC / ST / OBC – 107
  • UR PH – 118
  • SC-PH / ST-PH / OBC-PH – 107

NEET 2018 Merit List

Merit list refers to the rank list. It is the list of candidates arranged in order of their marks obtained. Only qualified candidates – those who have marks equal to or more than cut off – are in this list.

NEET 2018 Merit List for 15% All India Quota – Number of candidates in merit list for all India quota equals the number of seats available for MBBS/BDS admission. In addition, there will also be a wait list containing number of candidates equal to 4 times of the merit list.

NEET 2018 Merit List for other than 15% All India Quota – CBSE provides All India Rank to admitting authorities. Thereafter they invite applications for counselling on basis of NEET scores.

NEET 2018 Counselling

CBSE is responsible for conducting NEET and declaring its result. Beyond that, it does not look after other processes such as counselling. Instead, CBSE gives All India Ranks to Directorate General of Health Services, New Delhi which goes on to organize counselling for 15% All India Quota seats. They also provide ranks to state counselling authorities and admitting institutions for the purpose of admission counselling.

In this process, counselling bodies verify eligibility criteria, self-declaration, other documents.

MCC / DGHS conducts 15% All India Quota Counselling for qualified candidates of NEET 2018. Counselling for NEET 2018 is likely to begin in July.

CBSE NEET 2018 Result Statistics

Until now you may have heard that a large number of candidates appear in exam. But did you know how many? Statistics for NEET 2018 will be published along with results. Last year’s data will give you an idea of the scale of this exam.

Statistics of NEET – 2017

Data Number Significance
Registered candidates 1138890 70.58% increase from NEET I 2016. 139.37% increase from NEET II 2016.
Indian nationals 1136206
NRIs 1522
OCIs 480 Allowed for first time
PIO 69
Foreigners 613
Male 497043 43.64% of registered candidates
Female 641839 56.36% of registered candidates
Transgender 8
Cities 103 Against 52 in 2016
Languages 10 Only 2 in 2016
Exam centres 1921 Against 739 in 2016
Rooms 50000+
Invigilators 150000+
Observers 35000+
City coordinators 124 Against 61 in 2016

Language wise distribution of candidates was as follows.

Language Registered Percentage
English 913033 80.16%
Hindi 120663 10.59%
Telugu 1766 0.15%
Assamese 3810 0.33%
Gujarati 47583 4.20%
Marathi 978 0.08%
Tamil 15206 1.33%
Bengali 34417 3.02%
Kannada 712 0.06%
Oriya 452 0.03%
English + Hindi 1033696 90.75%
Vernacular languages 105194 9.25%

This is the number of candidates that qualified

Category Registered Appeared Absent Qualified
Male 497043 473305 23738 266221
Female 641839 616772 25067 345313
Transgender 8 8 5
Total 1138890 1090085 48805 611539

There is a difference in “total” number since PH candidates have been placed in their actual categories as well as PH category.

Registered and qualified candidates were as follows

Category Registered Appeared Absent Qualified
Indian 1136206 1087840 48366 609820
Foreigner 613 391 222 245
NRI 1522 1370 152 1106
OCI 480 426 54 321
PIO 69 58 11 47

Category wise number of candidates qualified and their respective NEET cut offs were as follows.

Category Cut off percentile Marks range Number
Others 50th percentile 131 – 697 543473
OBC 40th percentile 107 – 130 47382
SC 14599
ST 6018
UR PH 45th percentile 118 – 130 67
OBC PH 40th percentile 107 – 130 152
SC PH 38
ST PH 10
Total 611739

Total MBBS and BDS seats in India

As per MCI and DCI websites that have college details, there are 470 medical colleges and 308 dental colleges.

There are overall 65170 MBBS seats, and 25730 BDS seats.

CBSE NEET UG 2018 Details

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