What is NEET?

NATIONAL ELIGIBITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST will be conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education for Admission to MBBS/BDS courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges. The NEET 2017 will be conducted on Sunday, May 7th 2017.

IS NEET MANDATORY FOR TN STUDENTS?

YES, it is. As per regulations framed under the Indian Medical Council Act-1956 as amended in 2016 and the Dentists Act-1948 as amended in 2016, NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST (UG) – 2017 [NEET(UG)-2017] will be conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament e.g. AIIMS and JIPMER Pondicherry. All MBBS aspirants throughout India compulsory need to clear ALL INDIA COMMON MEDICAL ENTRANCE TEST (NEET) to secure a MBBS seat in Government and private medical colleges. Tamil Nadu Government resolution unlikely to have any effect in the admission process of NEET, in the year 2017