State Wise Qualifying Score & Reservation NEET 2020, Cut-Off Marks

NEET 2020 Cut-Off/ Seat Reservation (State & National) Counselling MBBS/ BDS

Qualifying marks, percentile for MBBS/ BDS 15% and 85% seat reservation. NEET 2020 State Wise Qualifying marks is given below. NTA has organized the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET-UG 2020) for admission in MBBS/ BDS courses. Now, the candidate can download answer key, cut-off marks, expert views on expected Govt Medical/ Dental colleges NEET 2020 cut-off marks required. Official website is also going to upload ANSWER KEY of PAPER SET- E (1, 2, 3), F (1, 2, 3), G (1, 2, 3), H (1, 2, 3) (Hindi/ Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, English, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Assamme, Oriya ) medium question papers. In this article, we are providing Cut-Off Marks details, the Qualifying score needed in NEET 2020 for the MBBS/ BDS course and category-wise reservation for 85% and 15% counselling.

NEET UG 2020 Medical and Dental colleges seat reservation, state & national level NEET 2020 counselling reservation. The student can check the National/ State Quota based on the OBC/ SC/ ST category.

Qualifying Score NEET 2020

National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the NEET-UG Medical Entrance Exam result on 16 October 2020 (Tentative). Below is the cut-off cum qualifying marks for OBC/ SC/ ST, UR, PH category. Please check your marks range and percentile required.

Category Qualifying Criteria Marks Range No. of Candidates
OTHERS 50th Percentile 697-131 543473
OBC 40th Percentile 130-107 47382
SC 40th Percentile 130-107 14599
ST 40th Percentile 130-107 6018
UR & PH 45th Percentile 130-118 67
OBC & PH 40th Percentile 130-107 152
SC & PH 40th Percentile 130-107 38

Merit List/ All India Rank

NTA is going to issue ALL INDIA RANK cum MERIT LIST based on NEET 2020 entrance exam performance. Top 15% MERIT List are eligible for National Level Counselling in MBBS/ BDS colleges and rest 85% candidate are given All India Rank, so that they can appear in State Wise Counselling NEET-UG 2020.

Merit List for Counselling under 15% All India Quota

NTA is going to prepare merit list who have opted for 15% All India quota seats will be prepared by the NTA on the basis of score obtained in the NEET (UG) – 2020.

The merit list will be equal to the number of seats available for admission in MBBS/BDS colleges under 15% All India Quota. There shall also be a waiting list equal to 4 times of the merit list or so if required by DGHS.

After the NEET 2020 result is declared, these merit list is forwarded to Director General of Health Services for All India Counselling of 15% seat quota.

Merit List for seats other than 15% All India Quota

(a) NTA is going to prepare NEET 2020 AIR (All India Rank).

(b) The DGHS is going to forward these AIR candidate list to State Wise Admitting Authorities.

(c) Admitting Authorities will invite applications for Counselling and merit list shall be drawn based on All India Rank by the Admitting Authorities subject to their applicable rules.

NEET 2020 15% quota expected (as per 2019)

Category No. of Candidates Marks range Percentile Range Rank Range
UR/OBC 10581 681 – 429 99.9998 – 98.3256 1 – 10581
UR-PH/OBC-PH 325 431 – 169 98.1234 – 76.6236 11491 – 129514
SC 1980 449 – 307 98.3256 – 92.3243 10317 – 45238
SC-PH 55 175 – 112 76.3615 – 57.1619 130763 – 227969
ST 995 445 – 239 98.2258 – 86.2850 10970 – 78180
ST-PH 25 175 – 090 76.3615 – 45.5200 130600 – 282362

State Wise Eligibility for 85% Seat Quota

All the states participating in the NEET 2020 will fill their 85% seats of MBBS/BDS Dental through state counselling, while the remaining 15% of the seats will be filled through All India centralized counselling. The eligibility for the 85% quota seats of the states are mentioned below:

  • Candidates must have completed/appearing his/her 10th and 12th from the state.
  • Candidate must possess a valid domicile of the state.
  • Candidate should possess a residency proof of the state.
State Wise Merit/ Qualification Marks

The candidate can check the list of all medical colleges, the dental college with total MBBS/ BDS seats. The state-wise qualification marks required, cut-off score & percentile for admission in MBBS/ BDS colleges.

S.No State NEET-UG 2020 Counselling/ Qualifying Marks/ Cut-Off
1 Andhra Pradesh Click Here: AP NEET-UG 2020
2 Arunachal Pradesh Click Here: Arunachal Pradesh NEET-UG 2020
3 Assam Click Here: Assam NEET-UG 2020
4 Bihar Click Here: Bihar NEET-UG 2020
5 Chhattisgarh Click Here: Chhattisgarh NEET-UG 2020
6 Goa Click Here: Goa NEET-UG 2020
7 Gujarat Click Here: Gujarat NEET-UG 2020
8 Haryana Click Here: Haryana NEET-UG 2020
9 Himachal Pradesh Click Here: HP NEET-UG 2020
10 Jammu and Kashmir Click Here: J&K NEET-UG 2020
11 Jharkhand Click Here: Jharkhand NEET-UG 2020
12 Karnataka Click Here: Karnataka NEET-UG 2020
13 Kerala Click Here: Kerala NEET-UG 2020
14 Madhya Pradesh Click Here: Madhya Pradesh NEET-UG 2020
15 Maharashtra Click Here: Maharashtra NEET-UG 2020
16 Manipur Click Here: Manipur NEET-UG 2020
17 Meghalaya Click Here: Meghalaya NEET-UG 2020
18 Mizoram Click Here: Mizoram NEET-UG 2020
19 Nagaland Click Here: Nagaland NEET-UG 2020
20 Odisha Click Here: Odisha NEET-UG 2020
21 Punjab Click Here
22 Rajasthan Click Here: Rajasthan NEET-UG 2020
23 Sikkim Click Here: Sikkim NEET-UG 2020
24 Tamil Nadu Click Here: TN NEET-UG 2020
25 Tripura Click Here: Tripura NEET-UG 2020
26 Uttar Pradesh Click Here: UP NEET-UG 2020
27 Uttarakhand Click Here: Uttarakhand NEET-UG 2020
28 West Bengal Click Here: WB NEET-UG 2020

15% All India Quota NEET-UG 2020

  • The candidate must have obtained MERIT LIST in top 15% seats in NEET-UG 2020, 4 times waiting list is also prepared.
  • The candidate must be a citizen of India or Overseas citizen.
  • The candidates must have completed the age of 17 years as on or before 31st December of the year of Admission.
  • The upper age limit is 25 years (5 years relaxation for the SC/ST/OBC candidates) as on or before 31st December of the year of Admission.
  •  The candidates from J & K (now known as UTs of J & K and Ladakh) are NOT ELIGIBLE for 15% all India quota seats.

The candidate must score a minimum of 50% marks in NEET-UG 2020 score. The admission to MBBS/BDS courses 2020 is based on the minimum of marks at 50th percentile in ‘National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test. There is a reservation for EWS, SC/ ST & OBC candidate, the candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Other Backward Classes must score a minimum of 40th percentile for eligible in NEET or AIPMT 2020 Competition. The General candidates with locomotory disability of lower limbs, the minimum marks shall be at 45th percentile.

What is Percentile NEET 2020

The Medical/ Dental AIPMT cum NEET 2020 percentile shall be determined on the basis of highest marks secured in the All-India common merit list in ‘National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for admission to MBBS/BDS courses’.

Reservation of Seats (OBC/ SC/ ST & Open)

An All India merit list and State wise merit list of the qualified candidates shall be prepared on the basis of the marks obtained in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test and candidates shall be admitted to MBBS/BDS courses from the said list only by following the already existing Reservation Policies. All admission to MBBS/BDS courses within in the respective categories shall be based solely on marks obtained in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test.


(a) 10% GeneralEconomically Weaker Section (GEN-EWS),
(b) 15% seats are reserved for SC candidates,
(c) 7.5% seats are reserved for ST candidates,
(d) 27% seats are reserved for non-creamy layer OBC candidates in Central Educational Institutions only as per Hon’ble Supreme Court order dated 10.04.2008. Reservation would be applicable to the castes mentioned in the Central list of OBC. Thus, the candidates falling in this list may mention OBC in the Category Column in the application form. Candidates from creamy layer and do not come under Central List of OBC are advised to mention their category as General.
(d) 3% seats are reserved on the horizontal basis for Physically Handicapped candidates (only for locomotory disabilities of lower limbs between 50% to 70%, provided that in case any seat in this 3% quota remains unfilled on account of unavailability of candidates with locomotory disability of lower limbs between 50% to 70% then any such unfilled seat in this 3% quota shall be filled up by persons with locomotory disability of lower limbs between 40% to 50% before they are included in the seats of respective category) in 15% All India UG quota seat. Detailed information in this regard is available on the website of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare – Candidates who considered themselves eligible for this category are advised to ensure their eligibility by getting themselves examined at any Government Medical College/District Hospital/Government Hospital. However, candidates may kindly note that in case of selection under PH category, they will be required to produce Disability Certificate from one of the disability assessment boards, constituted at the four metro cities, mentioned below, before their schedule date of counselling:

i) Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, Ansari Nagar, Ring Road, New Delhi-110029 (Tel No.011-26190763 & 26163072)
ii) All India Institute of Physically Medicine and Rehabilitation, Hazi Ali Park, K. Khadya Marg, Mahalaxmi, Mumbai- 400034 (Tel No.022-23544341)
iii) Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education & Research, 244, Acharya J.C. Bose Marg, Kolkata-20 (Tel No.033- 22235181)
iv) Madras Medical College, Park Town, Chennai-600003 (Tel No.044-25305301)
Reservation will be made as per 2200 point reservation roster. The mode of implementation of reservation will be available on DGHS

The National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET-UG) 2020 was held on 7 May 2020 for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses, the Central Government in consultation with Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India may at its discretion lower the minimum marks required for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses for candidates belonging to respective categories and marks so lowered by the Central Government shall be applicable for the said academic year only.

Minimum qualification marks

The candidate failed to score minimum qualification marks are not eligible to get admission in MBBS or BDS Colleges & Universities in India.

  1. General 50 percentile (approx)
  2. SC/ST/OBC 40 percentile
  3. PH (Locomotor Disability) 40 percentile
  4. UR-PH 40 Percentile
  5. SC-PH, ST-PH & OBC-PH 40 percentile

Cut-Off Marks

Category NEET UG 2020 (Expected) NEET-2016 AIPMT 2015 NEET 2014
Cut-Off (High/ Low) Cut-Off (High/ Low) Cut-Off (High/ Low) Cut-Off (High/ Low) Cut-Off (High/ Low)
General (Unreserved) UR (685/438) (694/ 453) (680/ 438)
UR-PH (460/ 214) (449/ 324) (435/ 288)
OBC (464/ 465) (453/ 450) (438/ 434)
OBC-PH (213/ 210) (322/ 312) (NIL)
SC (468/ 352) (453/ 324) (438/ 295)
SC-PH (209/ 130) (315/ 302) (NIL)
ST (466/ 303) (451/ 288) (436/ 288)
ST-PH (213/ 118) (NIL) (NIL)

According to the experts, this years cut-off for admission in MBBS/ BDS is going to be slightly low, 10-15 marks. Approx 360 is lowest marks for GENERAL-360 marks, UR-PH (460 marks high and 216 marks)

All the best, you can discuss about cut-off, minimum qualification marks, reservation in state wise.

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