NEET-PG results out, counselling likely to begin by June 20

By H.JanGra June 2, 2022

The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Postgraduate (NEET-PG) 2022 results were declared on Wednesday

This year the exam was held on May 21 amid protests as counselling for the earlier batch was unusually delayed — from August-September 2021 to May, 2022 — due to the Covid pandemic.

As per the government data 1,82,318 candidates took the test across 849 examination centres in the country this year.

The all India topper scored 705 marks out of 800, according to the result-sheet made public by the board that conducted the examination

The counselling for the upcoming session is likely to begin by June 20, according to people familiar with the matter in the Union health ministry.

The eligibility cut off for candidates from general and economically weaker section category is 50th percentile (275/800)

40th percentile (245/800) for Schedule Caste (SC), Schedule Tribe (ST), and Other Backward Caste; and 45th percentile (260) for unreserved persons with disability