NEET NTA 2021 Cut Off (Out) – Check Category Wise Cut-off Here

NTA-logoNEET UG 2021 Cut Off has been released after the result. Cut off is the minimum marks required to qualify for the NEET exam. Cut off is the minimum marks required to qualify for the NEET Exam. The NEET 2021 Cut-Off will be declared shortly after the publication of the result. For more information on detailing.

NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) 2021 Result has been Declared on 2nd November 2021. National Testing  Agency (NTA) conducts the NEET Examination. It is a national-level entrance test organized for admission into MBBS and BDS courses.

There are various colleges that offer these medical courses in many private and government colleges. NEET Result 2021 will be made available through online mode.

NEET 2021 Cut Off – Released

New NEET UG 2021 Cut Off has been released after the result. Click Here to View Cut Off.

NEET 2021 Cut Off

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET is a national level examination for aspirants who wish to seek a career in medicine. Those who take the NEET exam will be eligible to apply for MBBS and BDS courses at various medical and dental colleges across the nation. The National Testing Agency (NTA) is the conducting body for NEET every year.

NEET 2021 Cut-Off is the minimum score required by a candidate to seek admission in any of the undergraduate courses offered by the medical colleges in India. The NEET cut-off is the calculated basis for various factors such as the total number of applicants, the total number of seats, higher marks obtained, and the difficulty level of the NEET 2021 exam.

NEET 2021 College Predictor tool can be used to predict better colleges according to rank. NEET or National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test is one of the nationally recognized common medical entry exams conducted by NTA (National Testing Agency) for those who aspire to join the MBBS and BDS courses in India. It is a centralized examination in which students can obtain admissions to several medical schools through a one-stop shop.

The NEET reduction score is the minimum score needed to break the NEET Exam. This score is decided by the National Testing Agency (NTA). According to the reviewing authority, only candidates who score more than the cutting marks in NEET 2021 will be selected for additional steps of admission to the MBBS and BDS seats in physicians or private colleges in India. The authority will declare the cut score based on the subject once the result is published.

NEET 2021 Result has been Declared on 2nd November 2021. In order to qualify for the NEET exam and secure a place in the NEET 2021 Cut-Off list, candidates will have to obtain the minimum qualifying percentile. Candidates belonging to the General category will have to acquire a minimum of 50 percentile marks in the exam.

NEET 2021 Counselling is starting from the 2nd week of November 2021. Those belonging to the reserved categories like Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), and Other Backward Classes (OBC) will have to obtain a minimum of 40 percentile marks. Candidates belonging to the Physically Handicapped (PH) category will have to acquire a minimum of 45 percentile marks in NEET 2021.

NEET 2021 Cut Off 

The NEET Cut off is the minimum qualifying marks for the candidates who want to appear for MBBS and BDS admission. This can also be termed as the minimum percentile of the test.

These cut off is the lowest marks that a candidate should get to qualify for the next level of examination.

As per the NEET 2021, cut-off marks data, unreserved candidates should get at least 50 percentile marks, i.e., between the range of 697 to 131 marks, to qualify for the next level process for admission in the MBBS and BDS courses.

NEET Cut off 2021 Expected under 15% All India Quota seats

Category No of candidates Marks range
Unreserved (UR)/EWS 682406 720-147
Unreserved UR/EWS-PH 99 146-129
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 61265 146-113
OBC-PH 233 128-113
SC (Scheduled Caste) 19572 146-113
SC-PH 70 128-113
ST (Schedule Tribute) 7837 146-113
ST-PH 18 128-113

Note: – These marks are tentative marks based on the previous year’s cut-off marks. Kindle keeps checking the article very frequently as possible as the marks can be changed as soon as the official announcement is made.c

NEET Cut-Off

Below we have mentioned the cut-off for NEET 2021:

Category Minimum Qualifying Percentile Cut-off Marks
Unreserved (UR)/EWS 50th Percentile 720-147
Unreserved UR/EWS-PH 45th Percentile 146-129
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 40th Percentile 146-113
OBC-PH 40th Percentile 128-113
SC (Scheduled Caste) 40th Percentile 146-113
SC-PH 40th Percentile 128-113
ST (Schedule Tribute) 40th Percentile 146-113
ST-PH 40th Percentile 128-113

Previous Year NEET Cut-Off Marks

The following table shows the NEET cut-off from the year


Cut-Off Percentile

Marks Range

Number of Candidates


50th Percentile

685 – 145



40th Percentile

678 – 118



40th Percentile

595 – 118



40th Percentile

599 – 118


UR and PH

45th Percentile

474 – 131


OBC and PH

40th Percentile

510 – 118


SC and PH

40th Percentile

415 – 118


ST and PH

40th Percentile

339 – 118


NEET 2021 Cut-Off and Counselling

The NEET board will be held shortly after the NEET result, and the NEET 2021 limit is declared. The NEET counseling for 15% of all Indian quota seats will be conducted in an online mode by the Medical Counseling Committee of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). The detailed Counseling Process will be posted on the MCC website shortly after the outcome statement.

The NEET council for students other than 15% of all Indian Quota entries will be conducted by the State Government and the authorities of the medical and dental colleges of India. Seats will be allocated based on the All India Ranking Guaranteed by the candidate on the NEET exam.

The NEET cut-off mark is decided based on various factors:

  • The number of students appearing in the entrance examination.
  • Availability of seats.
  • The difficulty level of the exam.
  • Making the scheme

Previous Year Qualifying Cut Off/Percentile

For the year 2021, NEET cut off was released in percentile & marks wise. Here we have given the NEET cut off in percentile:

Category Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved (UR) 50th percentile
SC/ST/OBC 40th percentile
Physically handicapped (PH) 45th percentile

Here we are providing the qualifying marks for the NEET examination:

Category Qualifying Marks (out of 720)
Unreserved (UR) 360
UR – PH 324
OBC/SC/ST – PH 288

Previous Years Cut Off for 15% All India Quota

In the table given below, we have provided the previous years’ NEET cut off for 15% AQI seats:

Category Cut Off 2017 Cut Off 2018
No. of Candidates Marks Range No. of Candidates Marks Range
Unreserved 543473 697 – 131 14315 685 – 468
OBC 47382 130 – 107 230 468 – 465
SC 14599 130 – 107 2815 468 – 352
ST 6018 130 – 107 1427 466 – 303
Unreserved – PH 67 130 – 118 430 466 – 214
OBC – PH 152 130 – 107 10 213 – 210
SC – PH 38 130 – 107 75 209 – 130
ST – PH 10 130 – 107 23 213 – 118

Factors for NEET cut off

There are a number of factors that are responsible for preparing the cut off mark sheet for the NEET examination. The factors are as follows: 1) The number of candidates who appeared for the NEET entrance examination. 2) The difficulty level of the test. 3) Marking scheme. 4) Number of MBBS and BDS seats.

In order to qualify for the NEET Examination, there is a special cut off for the reserved as well as unreserved category. The general category candidates have to secure a minimum of 50 percentile score in the test, while those candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and the Other Backward Classes has to obtain a minimum of 50 percentile of the score in the test.

Further, on the basis of NEET cut off marks scored by the students, the scorecard of NEET 2021 will be decided or specified by the official authorities. This scorecard will tell whether the candidate is qualified or non-qualified for the further process of NEET.

Again, among the qualified candidates, the top 15% of candidates will be directly eligible for the NEET Counselling process under 15% All India Quota seats. These top 15% of candidates will be the top scorers of the NEET 2021 examination. The rank range for participating in 15% All India Quota seats will be declared separately.

Based on NEET cut-off 2021, the controller of the examination will publish the merit list of qualified candidates. Aspirants who qualify for the merit list will be called for NEET counseling. Here we are providing the complete list of NEET Cut Off.

NEET Cut Off the list On the basis of category

ST 586-081
UR 691-098
OBC & PH 491-081
UR & PIL 589-089
ST & PH 297-081
SC & PH 303-081
OBC 629-698
SC 610-081

Qualifying NEET 2021 Cut Off 

The percentile of the NEET 2021 cutoff will be determined based on the higher marks secured in the All India Common Merit List in NEET 2021. The expected qualifying percentile for the NEET Exam 2021 on the basis of the category is listed in the table below.

 NEET Cut Off 2021

According to the official announcement made by the authorities, in order to qualify for the MBBS and BDS seats in government, private, and deemed medical colleges/Universities in India, candidates belonging to the unreserved category has to score a minimum of 50 percentile in NEET 2021 examination.

Whereas candidates belonging to the Reserved category, such as Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribes/Other Backward Classes, have to score a minimum of 40 percentile in NEET 2021 exam, and the candidates who are with locomotory disability of lower limbs, the minimum mark is 45 percentile.

The percentile will be determined on the basis of higher marks secured in the All India common merit list in NEET 2018.

Previous Year Percentile Score

Check below last year, percentile score & qualifying marks in the NEET exam:

Marks Secured Percentile Score
697 99.999908
695 99.999725
692 99.999633
691 99.999358
690 99.999174
686 99.999083
685 99.998440
684 99.998349
683 99.998257
682 99.997982
681 99.997523

NEET Cut Off 2021 Marks

Category Qualifying Percentile
Unreserved 50th percentile
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes/ Other backward classes 40th percentile
Physically handicapped 45th percentile

Candidates can check below for the Procedure in Case of tie occurs:

There can be many causes for the candidates obtaining the same equal marks in NEET 2021, and then there is a different procedure for selecting the right candidate.

Here, the inter-se-merit of such candidates will be determined in order of preference as follows:

  • Candidate obtaining higher marks in Biology in NEET 2018
  • Candidate obtaining higher marks in Chemistry in NEET 2018
  • Candidate with less number of attempted wrong answers in all subjects of NEET 2018
  • Candidate older in age will be preferred

NEET Previous Year Cut off

Candidates can check the table below for NEET Cut off under All India Quota seats

NEET Cut off score under 15% All India Quota seats

Category Marks Range No. of Candidates
Unreserved 685 – 468 14315
OBC 468- 465 230
SC 468- 352 2815
ST 466 – 303 1427
Unreserved & PH 466-214 430
OBC & PH 213-210 10
SC & PH 209-130 75
ST & PH 213 – 118 23

NEET Overall Cut off (Category-wise) 

Category Marks Range Qualifying Criteria No. of Candidates
Unreserved 685 – 145 50th Percentile 171329
OBC 678 – 118 40th Percentile 175226
SC 595 – 118 40th Percentile 47183
ST 599 – 118 40th Percentile 15710
Unreserved & PH 474 – 131 45th Percentile 437
OBC & PH 510 – 118 40th Percentile 597
SC & PH 415 – 118 40th Percentile 143
ST & PH 339 – 118 40th Percentile 36

Admission Process

The candidates who will be allotted the seats for the MBBS and the BDS course at the time of the counseling process have to report themselves to the allotted medical/dental institution along with all the necessary documents and the seat allotment letter.

The documents and the certificates will be verified at the admission center before providing the admission. And also, the admission will be confirmed after the submission of an admission fee.

If you have any other Questions related to NEET 2021 Cut Off, you may ask your Queries by commenting below.

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  1. Vidya says:

    269 marks me konse private collge Ko seat available Hogi

  2. Vidya says:

    269 marks me konse private collge Ko seat available Hogi
    My category OBC and
    Rank no 310849 and my provisonal state no. Is 6003

  3. says:

    How much should I get in neet 2020 to get merit seat in mandya medical college ?

  4. L V PADMAJA says:

    Can I get free seat in BDS for 457 marks in neet 21 in Govt of AP State

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