Tamil Nadu carried out higher than final 12 months with 57.44% of the candidates who appeared for the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test 2020 qualifying within the examination. However, in absolute numbers it’s decrease than final 12 months, when 59,785 candidates of the 1,23,078 students who appeared for NEET certified.
The variety of candidates who registered for the Tamil model of the take a look at this 12 months was larger. Last 12 months, 1,071 candidates had registered whereas this 12 months, 17,101 candidates had opted for it.
This 12 months although 1,21,617 candidates had registered, solely 99,610 took the take a look at. As many as 57,215 candidates have certified.
The State topper, R. Srijan, scored 99.998 marks. Two women are ranked among the many high 100 candidates — Mohanaprabha Ravichandran with 705 marks (99.99605) is ranked 52 and G. Swetha with 701 (99.995172) is ranked 62.
As many as 15,97,435 aspirants had registered for the take a look at of which 13,66,945 appeared. A complete of seven,71,500 have certified, which accounts to 56.44% of the entire take a look at takers.
The National Testing Agency has cancelled the outcomes of 5 candidates for adopting unfair practices within the examination. Two candidates have been reported from Uttar Pradesh as nicely, in response to a launch.
The cut-off for this 12 months for the unreserved class can be 147 marks. Last 12 months, the cut-off was 134. Of the 7,71,500 candidates who have certified, 6,82,406 fall within the vary of 720-147 marks. For OBC, SC and ST candidates, the cut-off is 146-113; for candidates within the EWS, unreserved and physically-handicapped classes, it’s 146-129.
For the physically-handicapped candidates within the OBC, SC and ST class, the cut-off is 128-113 marks.
The Directorate General of Health Services will conduct counselling for 15% of All India Quota seats, deemed universities, central universities, seats in Employees State Insurance Corporation-run faculties, Armed Forces Medical College, Benaras Hindu University and Aligarh Muslim University.
From this 12 months, NEET would be the qualifier for admission to the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences and Jipmer.
The particulars of counselling could be made obtainable on www.mcc.nic.in
The data and schedule of counselling could be made obtainable on the web sites of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and State medical schooling directorates.