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NEET-UG Result 2021 Updates: Meet the toppers

NEET Result 2021 Latest Updates: NEET Answer Key available at official NEET websites and Check merit list here

By: Education Desk | New Delhi I |
Updated: November 3, 2021 1:15:03 pm
neet, neet 2021 exam pattern, neet exam sections, neet UG 2021The NEET-UG 2021 results were declared at on November 1. (Graphics by Abhishek Mitra)

NEET Result 2021 latest news: National Testing Agency (NTA) Monday published the final answer key and results for NEET-UG 2021 exam. The exam was conducted on September 12 and over 16 lakh students appeared in the medical entrance test. The result is available on the official website –

This year, Hyderabad’s Mrinal Kutteri has secured all India rank (AIR) 1. He said he did not leave his hobbies while preparing for NEET. He said lockdown saved travel time, however, studying from home could be very distracting. Hence, he reduced interactions with friends during the last month before the NEET exam.

The Supreme Court stayed the Bombay High Court’s recent order asking the NTA not to declare the NEET results and conduct re-examination for two aspirants whose question papers and OMR sheets had got mixed up at a centre in Maharashtra.

The result of NEET will be announced in the form of a scorecard and details related to score, percentile score, cut-off, all India rank, etc are mentioned on the scorecard. Admission in the undergraduate medical courses in India is granted based on the rank secured in NEET-UG exam.

Once the NEET UG 2021 result has been declared, the national and state-level counselling authorities will conduct counselling. MCC holds counselling to fill 15 per cent of all India quota seats, whereas, rest of the 85 per cent seats are filled via state counselling.

This year, the number of cities where the examination is conducted was increased from 155 to 202. The number of examination centres was also be increased from 3,862 used in 2020. In a first, the exam was also held at a centre each in Dubai and Kuwait.

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13:15 (IST)03 Nov 2021
NTA releases fresh all India ranks to neutralise rank ties for counselling

NTA has released a notification stating that a fresh all India rank has been allotted to all candidates who qualified the NEET-UG 2021 exam for counselling purpose. The candidates have been advised to download their fresh score cards. Read more

15:22 (IST)02 Nov 2021
Documents needed during NEET-UG 2021 counselling

The counselling rounds will begin soon, students need to keep the following documents ready in advance. These will be required to be uploaded while applying for counselling as well as while document verification at colleges.

— Admit cards of NEET 2021

— Results of the NEET 2021 or rank letter

— Class 10 pass certificate

— Class 12 pass certificate

— Government-issued photo ID

— Passport size photos

— Caste certificate, if applicable

14:49 (IST)02 Nov 2021
Nikhar Bansal achieved all India rank (AIR) 5

Nikhar Bansal has not yet decided on his specialisation as he “wants to explore all the possible avenues during his medical education” but he aspires to join AIIMS Delhi. Read more about him

14:23 (IST)02 Nov 2021
Inspired by the covid frontline healthcare workers, want to serve the nation: NEET 2021 topper Karthika

“During the pandemic, reading and singing kept me afloat. Despite the outside conditions being unbearable, I managed to keep my calm and continue with the preparations. Just like the doctors who played an important role during the coronavirus pandemic, I too want to serve the public. I have not yet decided on my specialisation but I find oncology and neurology interesting,” said Karthika, who wants to join AIIMS Delhi to pursue MBBS degree. Read more. 

14:16 (IST)02 Nov 2021
“I did not leave my hobbies while preparing for NEET." says AIR 1 Mrinal Kutteri

Mrinal Kutteri of Hyderabad has secured AIR 1 in the NEET UG 2021 result declared today. Following a well-balanced routine marked by focused sessions of study and adequate breaks helped him perform well in the NEET exam. “I did not leave my hobbies while preparing for NEET. I think that to do so would have been counterproductive,” Mrinal opinesRead more

14:08 (IST)02 Nov 2021
NEET-UG 2021 cut-off released

This year, NEET cut off marks for General category is 720-138 marks, for SC / ST / OBC category it is 137-108 marks, for the General-PwD category it is 137-122 marks, and for SC / ST / OBC-PwD it is 121-108 marks. Compared to last year, this time the NEET 2021 cut-off has gone lower. Read more

22:03 (IST)01 Nov 2021
Lockdown gave extra time to study: AIR 5 Nikhar Bansal

Pandemic has been tough on everyone, especially students as classes went online and coaching institutes were shut. For Nikhar, it turned out to be the perfect opportunity. Read more

21:26 (IST)01 Nov 2021
AIR 3 Karthika G Nair aspires to specialise in either oncology or neurology.

AIR 3 Karthika G Nair is from Mumbai. Her father works at a private firm in the logistics department while her mother is a teacher at a local college. Nair wishes to specialise in either oncology or neurology.

20:59 (IST)01 Nov 2021
Karthika G Nair emerges as girl topper with 720/720 score

Karthika G Nair has emerged as the girl topper in the NEET-UG 2021 results declared today. Nair has secured a perfect score but got an all India rank 3 despite securing the same marks as the topper.

20:55 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET-UG 2021 results- All three toppers secure 720/720

In the NEET-UG result declared today, Mrinal Kutteri: AIR-1 (720 out of 720), Tanmay Gupta: AIR-2 720 out of 720) and Karthika G Nair: AIR-3 (720 out of 720) are the top three rankers

20:53 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NTA activates NEET-UG 2021 result link

20:53 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET UG AIR 5 will join AIIMS Delhi

Nikhar Bansal is from Agra and has completed his class 12 from Mata Kasturi Devi School in Delhi. Like most medical aspirants, he will join AIIMS Delhi. The 18-year old told the that he beated exam stress by watching standup comedy videos on YouTube.

20:51 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET-UG result 2021: AIR 5 Nikhar Bansal aspires to join AIIMS Delhi

18-year old Nikhar Bansal from Agra completed his class 12 from Mata Kasturi Devi School in Delhi and also took the exam from an exam centre in the national capital. He aspires to join AIIMS Delhi. During the pandemic when preparing for the medical entrance exam became stressful, he often turned to standup comedy videos on YouTube to cheer himself up.

20:46 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET result: Meet AIR 5

Nikhar Bansal has secured an all India rank 5 in the NEET UG 2021 result. The topper's name is awaited.

20:30 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET UG result uploaded

The NTA has activated the NEET UG result. Here's the direct link --

20:17 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET UG Result sent over email, to be uploaded soon on

NEET aspirants have to visit the official website and check the result by entering their roll number, date of birth, and security pin. NEET 2021 result has been declared in the form of a scorecard. It will include the all India rank (AIR), category rank, total marks secured by the candidates in the entrance exam along with other details.

19:40 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET UG 2021 final answer key, cut-off to be released soon

Along with the result and merit list, NTA will also release the final answer key and cut-off marks for the exam. So far, NTA has already announced the cut-off percentile for NEET 2021. For the General and General EWS category, it is 50th percentile. Whereas, for SC /ST/ OBC it is 40th percentile. However, with respect to candidates from the Person with Disability, the cut-off is 45th percentile for Unreserved category and Gen-EWS candidates and 40th percentile for SC /ST/ OBC-NCL candidates.

19:29 (IST)01 Nov 2021
Agra's Nikhar Bansal secured AIR 5 in NEET UG 2021 result

Nikhar Bansal of Agra has secured 99.99 percentile by obtaining 715 out of 720 in the NEET UG 2021 exam. The Agra boy is elated with the success. He attributed his entry into the elite list of top percentiles in NEET to his efforts in understanding the concepts, and coaching's strict adherence to their learning schedule.

19:18 (IST)01 Nov 2021
NEET result 2021 announcement likely by 8 pm

As per our sources, NTA will release the NEET 2021 result on its official website by 8 pm. NTA has shared the individual scorecards of students on their email id registered with the agency.

18:31 (IST)01 Nov 2021
Students apprehensive as some claim NEET UG result released, official notice awaited

While some students have claimed that they have received their scorecard on the mail id, it is still unconfirmed if the NEET-UG result has been declared or not. An official notification on the same is awaited from NTA.

NEET 2021 result The counselling for the medical courses will be announced after the NEET-UG 2021 results are declared. (File photo)

Through NEET 2021, Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) provides admission for 15% AIQ seats in government MBBS, BDS, AYUSH, BVSc and AH, BSc Nursing courses. Another 85 per cent of seats on state quotas are allocated based on NEET scores, determined by the respective state authorities. Accordingly, admission to private colleges is also handled by state authorities after NEET-UG.

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