NEET exam result announced; Here is how to calculate NEET percentile, NEET marks and NEET rank
The NEET exam result 2020 result is set to be declared today, on October 16. Here is how to calculate NEET percentile, NEET marks, and NEET rank.
The NEET exam result 2020 announced on the official websites nta.ac.in or ntaneet.nic.in. The National Testing Agency (NTA), which is the conducting body of NEET 2020 said, NTA is all set to release the NEET final answer key anytime soon followed by the NEET 2020 result on their official website before 4 pm today. NEET result time is 4 pm.
Read more to know the details of how to calculate NEET percentile, NEET marks and NEET rank.
On October 12, Supreme Court allowed those who had missed NEET due to Covid-19 concerns to appear for a second phase of NEET 2020 on October 14. The apex court said that the result of both the phases of NEET exam the first one held on September 13, and the second one on October 14 would be declared together on October 16.
The NEET 2020 rank list will be released by NTA based on the marks along with the NEET exam result. General category candidates need to get a minimum 50th percentile marks to qualify while reserved categories need at least 40th percentile marks to qualify.
How to calculate NEET marks or NEET score
In order to know how scores are calculated in NEET 2020 result cum scorecard, candidates should be aware of the official marking scheme. Candidates can go through the NEET marking scheme for www.neetresult.nic.in 2020 from the below-mentioned table.
NEET Marking Scheme 2020
Candidates can calculate their NEET marks or NEET score with the help of the NEET answer key.
Tally your own answers with that in the NEET answer key to see which questions you answered correctly.
Total NEET Marks = 180 MCQs X 4 = 720 Marks
Your NEET score = (Total number of correct answers x 4) (Total number of incorrect answers x 1)
How to calculate NEET rank
NEET rank is calculated and announced in the rank list by NTA. You can calculate an estimate of your rank by seeing the previous year’s NEET scores vs NEET ranks but calculating an exact rank before the NEET exam result is out is not possible.
To prepare the NEET rank list, NTA takes into account the raw NEET scores of all candidates and then uses a few tie-breaker methods to rank those candidates who received the same NEET score or NEET marks.
How to calculate NEET percentile
There are two ways to calculate NEET percentile based on marks and based on rank.
1. How to calculate NEET percentile based on marks
You can calculate your NEET percentile easily with your own NEET score and the score of the NEET topper in that particular year.
NEET Percentile = Your NEET score * 100 / NEET score of the topper
2. How to calculate NEET percentile based on rank
You can calculate your NEET percentile with your own NEET rank and the number of candidates appearing for NEET that particular year.
NEET Percentile = [(Total no. of candidates appearing NEET Rank) /Total no. of candidates appearing] x 100
NEET 2020 result – Students reaction on twitter in anticipation
The wait to check the NEET result 2020 making the students more anxious. Students are sharing their reaction on NEET result 2020 on twitter, which can be checked from below.
le me after neet results : pic.twitter.com/wjM0jcf7FF
— bobbymsdian1 (@bobbymsdian1) October 16, 2020
Story of many NEET aspirants today.
Please don't lose hope and stay strong. Its just a small part of your huge Life, and an exam doesn't determine your true worth or potential.#NEET2020 #NEETResult2020 #NEET #NEET2020result pic.twitter.com/wCReGWW66W
— SourHUB (@SourHub) October 16, 2020
We wish all the candidates all the best for their NEET exam result 2020!