NEET Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2018

By | November 16, 2017

NEET Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Selection Process 2018: NEET also referred as National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test is going to be conducted sometime in May 2018. It is a national level test and regulated by the CBSE Board. The NEET 2018 Scorecard helps the candidates in getting admission in MBBS/BDS courses offered by all government and private medical colleges in India. The candidates need to completely prepare themselves to crack this big exam, and must also have complete knowledge regarding the NEET Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018. To help all the candidates, we are here showcasing you all the essential details about exam pattern, syllabus, and NEET Medical Entrance Exam 2018 Selection Procedure.

NEET Syllabus & Exam Pattern

NEET 2018 is the gateway to offer admission to deserving applicants in MBBS and BDS courses at the best colleges in India. It is one tier exam, commences once in a year in the month of May. NEET has completely wiped out the AIPMT exam straight from the year 2016. Currently, all the seats (MBBS/BDS) of any medical/dental college only gets filled by the scorecard of NEET. Here you can also get the details of application form, exam dates, NEET 2018 Exam Pattern, Syllabus and Selection Process.

What’s New in NEET 2018

  • NEET 2018 will be written in 8 regional languages, which can be seen in the below given table:
Medium of Question Paper Examination Center
English and Hindi Medium All Exam Center Cities
English, Hindi and Assamese Exam Center Cities in Assam
English, Hindi and Bengali Exam Center Cities in West Bengal
English, Hindi and Gujarati Exam Center Cities in Gujarat
English, Hindi and Marathi Exam Center Cities in Maharashtra
English, Hindi and Tamil Exam Center Cities in Tamil Nadu
English, Hindi and Telugu Exam Center Cities in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
English, Hindi and Oriya Exam Center Cities in Odisha
English, Hindi and Kannada Exam Center Cities in Karnataka
  • All Indian citizen candidates should possess Aadhaar card issued by UIDAI.
  • No other exam expect NEET will be held for offering admission into MBBS/BDS courses in India from the year 2018 (expect AIIMS & JIPMER).   

Important Dates (Tentative)

    • Date of Releasing Admit Card: April 2018
    • NEET 2018 Exam Date: May 2018
    • Date of Result Announcement: June 2018

NEET 2018 Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern of NEET 2018 can simply be seen in the table shown below, which will give you an idea of the examination scheme:

Particulars Details
Mode of Examination Offline (Pen & Paper)
Duration of Exam 3 Hours
Medium of Examination English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Oriya and Kannada
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions
  • Physics- 45 Questions
  • Chemistry- 45 Questions
  • Biology- 90 Questions
Total Number of Questions 180 Questions
Total Marks of Exam 720 Marks
Marking Scheme The candidates will be rewarded with 4 marks for each correct answer. However, 1 mark will be deducted on every wrong answer.

NEET Syllabus 2018


The syllabus of Physics in NEET 2018 Exam is different according to different class of students. The entire syllabus of NEET 2018 Physics can be seen below:

  • For Class XI:
    • Physical world and measurement
    • Notion of Potential Energy
    • Nature of Physical Laws
    • Kinematics
    • Speed
    • Velocity
    • Work
    • Energy and Power
    • Laws of Motion
    • Static & Kinetic Friction
    • Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body
    • Gravitation
    • Kepler’s Law of Planetary Motion
    • The Universal Law of Gravitation
    • Thermodynamics
    • Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory
    • Properties of Bulk Matter
    • Bulk Modulus
    • Critical velocity
    • Heat
    • Work & Internal Energy
    • Oscillations and Waves
  • For Class XII:
    • Electrostatics
    • Electric Charges and their Conservation
    • Electric Dipole
    • Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism
    • Carbon Resistors
    • Kirchhoff’s Laws & Simple Applications
    • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents
    • AC Generator and Transformer
    • Concepts of Magnetic Field
    • Permanent Magnets
    • Current Electricity
    • Electromagnetic Waves
    • Electromagnetic Spectrum
    • Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation
    • Optics
    • Optical Instruments
    • Wave Optics
    • Atoms and Nuclei
    • Electronic Devices
    • Conductors


The syllabus of Chemistry in NEET 2018 Exam is different according to different class and can be seen at the below-mentioned points:

  • For Class XI:
    • Basic Concepts of Chemistry
    • Laws of Chemical Combination
    • Structure of Atom
    • Atomic Number
    • Isotopes and Isobars
    • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
    • Ionic Bond
    • Covalent Bond
    • States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
    • Thermodynamics
    • Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
    • Electronegativity
    • Equilibrium
    • Equilibrium in Physical and Chemical Process
    • Redox Reactions
    • Hydrogen
    • Physical and Chemical Properties of Water
    • s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)
    • Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques
    • Some p-Block Elements
    • Hydrocarbons
    • Environmental Chemistry
  • For Class XII
    • Solid State
    • Band Theory of Metals
    • Solutions
    • Elevation of Boiling Point
    • Electrochemistry
    • Chemical Kinetics
    • Surface Chemistry
    • General Principles and Process of Isolation of Elements
    • Electrochemistry
    • p-Block Elements
    • D and f Block Elements
    • Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
    • Alcohols
    • Physical & Chemical Properties of Primary Alcohol
    • Phenols and Ethers
    • Coordination Compounds
    • Aldehydes
    • Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
    • Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
    • Amines
    • Cynaides & Isocynaides
    • Polymers
    • Biomolecules
    • Chemistry in Everyday Life
    • Cleansing Agents- Soaps & Detergents


The syllabus of Biology in NEET 2018 Exam is different according to different class, which can also be seen in the below-mentioned points:

  • For Class XI
    • Diversity in Living World
    • Three Domains of Life
    • Cell Structure and Function
    • Cell Theory
    • Plant Cell & Animal Cell
    • Structural Organization in Animals and Plants
    • Tissues
    • Morphology & Modifications
    • Plant Physiology
    • Transport in Plants
    • Photosynthesis
    • Human Physiology
  • For Class XII
    • Reproduction
    • Reproduction in Organisms
    • Biology and Human Welfare
    • Genetics and Evolution
    • Heredity and Variations
    • Biology and Human Welfare
    • Biotechnology and its applications
    • Principal & Process of Biotechnology
    • Ecology and Environment
    • Organism & Environment
    • Biodiversity and its Conversation

Selection Scheme of NEET 2018

  • Entrance Exam
  • Counselling

NEET 2018 qualifying marks

  • General: 50%
  • ST/SC/OBC: 40%
  • PH: 45%

NEET Medical Entrance Exam Pattern, Syllabus, and Selection Process 2018

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is all set to conduct the exam sometime in the month of May 2018. The candidates, who are going to fill the application form can simply start their preparations and searching the NEET 2018 Exam Pattern & Syllabus 2018. Stay in touch with us to know the latest information of NEET 2018.  

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