Close to 15 lakh candidates took part in the NEET exam held on May 5.
NTA NEET 2019 results: The wait is over for thousands of candidates as National Testing Agency (NTA) on Wednesday announced results for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) examination. Those who appeared for the exam can check their results at ntaneet.nic.in.
This year, Rajasthan’s Nalin Khandelwal has topped the exam. He obtained the top rank with 99.9999291 percentile and 701 marks. Madhuri Reddy from Telangana topped among female candidates with 695 marks. She stood 7th in the All India Rank.
How to check results
*Candidates may first visit the official website ntaneet.nic.in
*After logging on to the site, they may download the result link
*Now, they may enter registration number, roll number
*Results will soon appear on your screen
*After the process, candidates may download it, and also take out a print out for the future purpose.
Close to 15 lakh candidates appeared in the NEET exam that was held on May 5 in 156 cities across the country. However, exams were postponed in Odisha to May 20 because of cyclone Fani.
A number of Karnataka students who missed the exam because of train delay were also given a chance to re-appear for the NEET examination on May 20.
This year, the cut off list may go higher. As per Navin C Joshi, Academic head, Gradeup, the cut-off for the general category may be between 125 to 135 score. “The expected general cut off for NEET qualified would vary between 125-135 marks. But for admissions in colleges the cut off may vary 510-520 marks,” Joshi was quoted as saying by Indian Express earlier.
As per the official notice, the result continues to be uploaded on the NTA website for 60 days. Students are requested to need to download the same in as many days. The NTA will send list of successful candidates to Director General of Health Services, medical examination cell of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.