NEET UG 2018: Mop up round in Rajasthan on Aug 21, Admission percentage falls from 20% to 16%
In 2016-17, candidates who scored 18% to 20% marks were allotted medical seats in NEET. But this time the eligibility criteria got reduced to 16%. Candidates who scored 16% marks were allotted medical seats in government medical colleges.
- Despite a decrease in the individual subject of physics and chemistry, some of the candidates got the medical seat as per the percentile formula.
- For example, one of the candidates who scored 119 marks out of 720 was eligible as per percentile formula. But if we look into the individual subject score, he scored 3.8% marks in physics, 1.6 % marks in chemistry and 30.27% marks in biology. This means despite not clearing physics and chemistry subjects he\she got a medical seat.
- Candidates who got AIR (All India Rank) up to 200,000 have been allotted government medical seat in the second round of the NEET counselling. State rank of this candidate was 9964. Last year the cut off the rank was AIR 7304.
- Candidates who scored AIR 7,52,213 have been given admission in the private medical college.