15 Lakh candidates apply for NEET 2020

With the deadline to apply for NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) closing today (31.12.2019) at 11.50 p.m., around 15 lakh candidates have applied so far.

Throughout the country, NEET will be held on 03.05.2020. The National Testing Agency (NTA) announced that from December 2, 2019 to 31.12.2019, interested candidates were asked to apply. It was found that 15 lakh candidates have expressed interest and applied for writing the test.It is expected that 1.08 lakh students from Tamil Nadu could have applied for NEET. It was announced by NTA that the results will be announced on June 4.

In NEET 2019, 1,23,078 candidates appeared from Tamil Nadu.  59,785 students cleared it; in that 57,228 students belonged to private schools and other candidacy while 2,557 candidates belonged to Government and Government-aided schools.