NEET Result 2019 was declared today at around 1:30 PM and had witnessed a record-breaking highest score of the topper Nalin Khandelwal. The Rajasthan boy has scored a total of 701 marks which is the highest scores of any NEET candidate in the past 6 years. His percentile score is 99.9999291.
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), was first conducted in the year 2013. However, from 2014 to 2015 NEET was replaced by AIPMT. But from 2016 onwards the exam was restored again. Since the start of NEET, in 2019, the highest marks is 701/720 that is scored by the NEET AIR 1 – Nalin Khandelwal.
The other candidates in the top 3 positions are Bhavik Bansal (AIR 2) with 700 marks, and Akshat Kaushik (AIR 3) with 700 marks. Nalin Khandelwal (AIR 1) is from Rajasthan, Bhavik Bansal (AIR 2) is from Delhi and Akshat Kaushik (AIR 3) is from Uttar Pradesh.
CBSE conducted the exam until 2018. From 2019, National Testing Agency is in charge of NEET. This year the number of registering candidates of NEET has also increased by 14.52% from the last year.
NEET Toppers Since its inception
In the year 2013, the topper of NEET was Ayush Goel of Kolkata. He has scored 691/720. In 2014, NEET was replaced by AIPMT. The topper then was Tejaswin Jha from Bihar. His score was 682/720. In the year 2015, the topper in AIPMT was Vipul Garg and he had scored 695/720. He hailed from Haryana. In 2016, NEET was resumed. The topper was Het Shah from Gujarat, who had scored 685/770. In the year 2017, the AIR 1 of NEET was Navdeep Singh of Punjab. His NEET score was 697/720. Last year, the NEET topper was a female, Kalpana Kumari from Bihar who scored 691/720.
In NEET 2019, the scores of the candidates have been groundbreaking. Since the inception of NEET, no candidate got marks more than 700. However, this year the top 3 candidates have scored 700 and more.
To check the NEET Result 2019 the candidates have to visit ntaneet.nic.in. There they need to enter their roll number and date of birth to check the result. The result of NEET 2019 will have the cutoff marks and percentile for All India 15% quota counselling.
NEET 2019 Cutoff Shots Up
This year more female candidates have qualified as compared to the males. Delhi became the best-performing state in NEET 2019. The NEET 2019 cutoff marks have also shot up. Last year the cutoff marks for Open category was 691 – 119, 118– 107 for the UR-PH category, 118 – 96 for the SC/ST/OBC category. For the SC-PH/ST-PH/OBC-PH it was 106 – 96. In 2019 it rose to 701-134 for others / UR category, 133-107 marks for the OBC/SC/ST candidates. For the UR-PH candidates, the qualifying marks is 133-120. For the OBC SC / ST category it is 119-107.
National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (UG) 2019 was held throughout the country on May 05, 2019 and on May 20, 2019 for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.
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