The NEET 2021 examination was held on September 12th of 2021. According to the reports coming, more than 16 lakhs candidates have applied for the NEET examination. The examination was conducted under strict COVID protocols and social distancing and other COVID protocols were followed in the NEET 2021 exam centres across the country. 

Its been a month and the students are eagerly waiting for the exam results to be announced. After announcing the results, the respective authorities will be conducting NEET 2021 counselling for allotting seats to the NEET qualified candidates. The NEET-UG counselling is a procedure conducted by the authorities to grant admissions to NEET qualified medical aspirants to different medical colleges.

NEET 2021 Cut Off

Coming to NEET 2021 cut off, NEET 2021 has a 50th percentile cut-off for UR and EWS, the 40th percentile for OBC/SC/ST, the 45th percentile for UR-EWS PH, and the 40th percentile for OBC-PH / SC-PH / ST-PH. This is the fundamental NEET-UG cut-off. However, the corresponding score varies from year to year, based on a variety of criteria. However, according to the experts, the NEET Cut-off will go high for NEET 2021. In this blog, the NEET 2021 candidates can check for the previous year cut-off. This could help you to get an abstract idea about how the NEET 2021 cut-off would be.

NEET cut-off for the year 2020

CategoryPercentile of qualificationMark RangeNo. of Candidates
UR50th percentile720 – 147682406
OBC40th percentile146 – 11361265
SC40th percentile146 – 11319572
ST40th percentile146 – 1137837
UR-EWS and physically handicapped45th percentile146 – 12999
OBC and physically handicapped40th percentile128 – 113233
SC and physically handicapped40th percentile128 – 11370
ST and physically handicapped40th percentile128 – 11318

NEET cut-off for the year 2019

CategoryPercentile of qualificationMark RangeNo. of Candidates
UR50th percentile701 – 134704335
OBC40th percentile133 – 10763789
SC40th percentile133 – 10720009
ST40th percentile133 – 1078455
UR-EWS and physically handicapped45th percentile133 – 120266
OBC and physically handicapped40th percentile119 – 107142
SC and physically handicapped40th percentile119 – 10732
ST and physically handicapped40th percentile119 – 10714

NEET cut-off for the year 2018

CategoryPercentile of qualificationMark RangeNo. of Candidates
UR50th percentile691 – 119634897
OBC40th percentile118 – 9654653
SC40th percentile118 – 9617209
ST40th percentile118 – 967446
UR-EWS and physically handicapped45th percentile118 – 107205
OBC and physically handicapped40th percentile106 – 96104
SC and physically handicapped40th percentile106 – 9636
ST and physically handicapped40th percentile106 – 9612

NEET cut-off for the year 2017

CategoryPercentile of qualificationMark RangeNo. of Candidates
UR50th percentile697 – 131543473
OBC40th percentile130 – 10747382
SC40th percentile130 – 10714599
ST40th percentile130 – 1076018
UR-EWS and physically handicapped45th percentile130 – 11867
OBC and physically handicapped40th percentile130 – 107152
SC and physically handicapped40th percentile130 – 10738
ST and physically handicapped40th percentile130 – 10710

NEET cut-off for the year 2016

CategoryPercentile of qualificationMark RangeNo. of Candidates
UR50th percentile685 – 145171329
OBC40th percentile678 – 118175226
SC40th percentile595 – 11847183
ST40th percentile599 – 11815710
UR-EWS and physically handicapped45th percentile474 – 131437
OBC and physically handicapped40th percentile510 – 118597
SC and physically handicapped40th percentile415 – 118143
ST and physically handicapped40th percentile339 – 11836

These are the past 5 years data of NEET Cut-off. We hope by analysing all the above data a NEET candidate would be able to get an idea about the NEET 2021 cut-off.

NB: All of the information shown here is obtained from the online news portal Indian Express. We would like to appreciate them for the effort they put forward in bringing this out. 

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