NEET 2017: OMR sheets released, answer keys released on 14th June 2017 – Check answers here
NEET 2017 : The CBSE has released the answer keys and OMR sheet of National Eligibility and Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 on the official website – cbseneet.nic.in. The Supreme Court on Monday overruled the Madras High Court order and directed the the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to announce the results. The CBSE had moved the apex court demanding its intervention in the matter and initiating its transfer from the Madras and Gujarat High Court to the apex court.
The students can check the OMR answer sheets and responses only for two days instead of three days, that is, by Wednesday June 13. The CBSE will display the answer keys on June 15 and 16 and it is available at the official website by 5 pm. The candidates willing to challenge the responses of their OMR sheet and answers prepared by CBSE may do so by paying a fee of Rs 1000 per response/per question challenged. Read | NEET UG 2017: Cut-off may be high, say experts.
NEET 2017 OMR sheet, here’s how to check it
Step 1: Visit the official website – cbseneet.nic.in
Step 2: On the homepage, click on OMR sheet and answer keys flashing on the right side of page
Step 3: Read the instructions carefully
Step 4: Go back to the homepage and click on OMR challenge.
Step 5: A new page will open. Enter your login details
METHOD OF CHALLENGE: The candidates can check the scanned Images of their OMR Sheet & Answer Keys by logging into their account using their user ID (Registration No.) and Password on NEET website. The candidates willing to challenge the responses of their OMR sheet and answers prepared by CBSE may do so by paying a fee of Rs 1000/- (Rupees One Thousand Only) per response/per question challenged as explained in the Information Bulletin – 2017 available on NEET website. Only online challenges within the stipulated period and with applicable fee will be considered. Fee paid will be refunded to the candidate if his/her challenge is accepted by the CBSE.
In separate petitions filed at the Madras and Gujarat High Courts, medical aspirants were seeking cancellation of NEET 2017 as the Gujarati and Tamil medium paper were allegedly tougher than the English and Hindi medium. The Madras High Court on May 24 had stayed any proceedings on NEET which is why CBSE was unable to release the answer keys.
Around 10.5 lakh students appeared for the exam in either Hindi or English while around 1.25 lakh to 1.50 lakh students appeared in eight vernacular languages —Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Gujarati, Oriya and Kannada.
The NEET 2017 result had been held up due to an order of the Madras High Court which on May 24 granted interim stay on the publication of NEET results on a batch of pleas alleging that a uniform question paper was not given in the examination and there was a vast difference between the ones in English and in Tamil.
The NEET examination for admission to undergraduate medical and dental courses was held on May 7.
DECLARATION OF RESULT The Central Board of Secondary Education will conduct the NEET – 2017 Examination, evaluate the Answer Sheets and the result will be hosted on website www.cbseneet.nic.in. Exact date of declaration of result will be intimated through website. The CBSE will prepare the merit list/ wait list as per the directives of, DGHS, MCI and DCI. No category wise result sheet will be prepared. As soon as the result is ready, CBSE will host the results on the website and thereafter candidates may download the Result Sheets.
All Candidates appearing in NEET – 2017 Examination must remain in touch with the websites of CBSE, MOHFW, Medical Counselling Committee (www.mcc.nic.in) and Participating States/Universities/ Institutions till conclusion of final round of Counselling. 4 RULES FOR RE-CHECKING/RE-EVALUATION OF ANSWER SHEETS The machine – gradable Answer Sheets are evaluated with extreme care and are repeatedly scrutinised. There is no provision for re-checking/re-evaluation of the answer sheets. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
WEEDING OUT RULES The record of NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST is preserved up to 60 days from the date of declaration of result.