NEET OMR Sheet 2021: Download Response Sheet & challenge at neet.nta.nic.in

NEET OMR Sheet 2021: Download Response Sheet & challenge at neet.nta.nic.in

NEET OMR sheet 2021: The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the NEET 2021 OMR sheet shortly. As per the latest update, a scanned copy of the NEET OMR sheet PDF will be sent to the candidate's registered email ID. OMR sheet NEET 2021 mentions the answers marked by the aspirants in the NEET 2021 exam.

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Candidates who appeared for NEET UG on September 12 can match their marked answers with the NEET 2021 answer key to calculate the approximate scores. Along with the release of the NEET response sheet, NTA will provide the facility to challenge NEET OMR sheet 2021. The NEET OMR sheet challenge can be done if the answers marked by the candidates is not displayed or incorrect.

NEET response sheet challenge 2021 can be done after paying Rs. 200 for each question in online mode. The amount paid by the candidate for NEET 2021 OMR sheet challenge will not be refundable, even if it is accepted by NTA. Read the article on NEET OMR sheet 2021, how to download, date and time, process to NEET OMR challenge and others.

NEET 2021 was conducted in pen and paper-mode for admission to 83,125 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, 603 BVSc and AH seats. NEET result 2021 will also be used for admission to 1,899 AIIMS and 249 JIPMER MBBS seats. From this year, NEET scores can be considered for BSc Nursing and BSc Life Science courses.

NEET OMR Sheet 2021 Important Dates

For the convenience of candidates, below is the table mentioning NEET OMR release date.

NEET OMR sheet dates

Events

NEET OMR answer sheet dates

NEET exam date

September 12, 2021

NEET official answer key released

To be announced

Challenging provisional NEET 2021 answer key

To be announced

Display of OMR sheet

To be announced

Challenge NEET response sheet

To be announced

Publication of final answer key

To be announced

Declaration of result

To be announced

Counselling commences

To be announced

How to download NEET OMR sheet 2021?

NEET aspirants can check the step-wise procedure to download the NEET 2021 OMR sheet listed below:

  • Click on the official NEET OMR sheet PDF download link available on this page

  • Enter login credentials such as application number, password and click on ‘login’

  • Thereafter, candidates will have to click on ‘OMR challenge’ tab on the left. Check the image below

  • Click on the ‘ click here to view your OMR answer sheet’ to check the scanned image

  • Verify the NEET question paper code and other details in NEET answer sheet 2021

The image of NEET response sheet can be checked below.

How to use the NTA NEET OMR sheet?

  • Download the OMR sheet for NEET 2021 of the particular question paper code

  • Check and download the NEET 2021 answer key of the same code

  • Match the answers marked by the candidates with the solutions mentioned in NEET official answer key 2021

  • Using the NEET OMR answer sheet by NTA and solution key, calculate the approximate scores

What is the OMR challenge in NEET 2021?

NTA will provide a provision for all candidates to challenge NEET OMR sheet 2021. Aspirants can use NEET challenge OMR sheet 2021 by NTA in case the answer marked is not displayed or incorrect. NEET OMR sheet challenge can be done within the specified date and time at neet.nta.nic.in. To raise objection on NEET answer sheet 2021, students need to pay Rs. 200 per question. Check the steps to challenge NEET OMR answer sheet below.

NEET OMR Sheet 2021 - How to challenge it?

Step 1: Click on the official link provided on this page.

Step 2: Enter the NEET application number and password to login

Step 3: Click on ‘OMR challenge’ option available on the page

Step 4: Choose the option ‘Click here for OMR challenge’ to challenge the options marked

Step 5: Then, the number of questions and answers marked by aspirants will be displayed on the screen

Step 6: Click on the boxes before the question you wish to challenge and provide the alternative to the given option through the dropdown options as shown in the image below.

Step 7: In a similar fashion, candidates will be able to challenge other questions provided in the OMR sheet of NEET 2021. After selecting alternate ‘candidate claim’ from the drop-down option, click on ‘submit’ tab provided below on the page.

After clicking on the ‘submit’ tab, a message on the screen will appear stating’ “Ensure all the challengeable questions have been selected. No further chance will be allowed after final submission.” The candidates will be redirected to pay the processing fee after clicking on submit.

NEET OMR sheet 2021 - Payment

Particulars

Details

Amount to be paid

Rs. 200 for each question

Mode of payment

Through Debit/Credit card or Internet Banking

Refund

No

NEET OMR sheet 2021 - How to mark responses?

Since NEET 2021 was conducted in pen and paper-based mode, the candidate must ensure that they fill the responses in the OMR sheet of NEET properly. Candidates often make mistakes while filling the bubbles of NEET 2021 answer sheet PDF. Therefore, to provide an idea to the aspirants, NTA has released NEET OMR sheet instructions, which can be checked below.

Candidates will be provided black/blue ballpoint at the NEET exam centre 2021 with which the responses have to be filled in the NEET 2021 OMR sheet.

It is essential to fill the entire bubble in order for it to be considered a valid response. Otherwise, the machine will not be able to grade the response sheet and it will be considered as an invalid response.

NEET 2021 OMR sheet instructions

NEET-UG was held for three hours from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. This year, the NEET question paper was divided into two parts - Part A and Part B. A total of 200 questions were asked from physics, chemistry, botany and zoology. Each subject had 50 questions - 35 questions in Part A and 15 questions in Part B. In Part B, candidates need to answer any 10 of the questions. The NEET OMR answer sheet 2021 will be divided into two parts. Check the new NEET exam pattern and OMR sheet below.

New NEET exam pattern 2021

Subjects

Sections

Number of questions

Section-wise marks

Physics

Section A

Q. 1 to 35

140

Section B

Q. 36 to 50

40

Chemistry

Section A

Q. 51 to 85

140

Section B

Q. 86 to 100

40

Botany

Section A

Q. 101 to 135

140

Section B

Q. 136 to 150

40

Zoology

Section A

Q. 151 to 185

140

Section B

Q. 186 to 200

40

Total

200

720

NEET Answer key 2021

The NEET answer key official will be uploaded for the respective codes of NEET question paper. NEET answer key download link will be provided on the official website - neet.nta.nic.in. NEET answer key PDF 2021 mentions the answers to the questions asked in the medical entrance examination. With the help of NEET 2021 solution key, candidates can calculate their approximate scores. In case of any discrepancy in the answer key of NEET-UG 2021, candidates can challenge it within the specified date and time.

NEET Result 2021

NEET results will be released in online mode after the closing of the answer key challenge process. Candidates who will appear for NEET 2021 will be able to check their results by entering their respective login credentials. The result of NEET 2021 will be made available in the form of scorecards which will reveal the subject-wise score, NEET All India Rank (AIR), category rank and overall rank. With the result, the authority also releases the NEET cutoff scores which a candidate must secure in order to be deemed qualified. NTA also releases a list of 50 toppers along with the percentile scores.