The Supreme Court of India has come out with the schedule of NEET 2016 examination for the academic year 2016-17. The Supreme Court has been insisting on NEET exam for admission into medical courses (MBBS / BDS) across the country through a single examination. Following is the schedule as announced by the Supreme Court on NEET 2016 examination:
NEET Phase I exam: 1 May 2016
NEET Phase 2 exam: 24 July 2016
Results: 17 August 2016
Counseling: by the end of September 2016
Commencement of classes: 1 October 2016
The CBSE will announce the detailed schedule after consultations with Medical Council of India. CBSE has earlier informed that the AIPMT examination will be considered as NEET Phase - I examination.
On the other hand, several states have scheduled state level entrance examinations for medical and dental admissions. AP, Telangana, Maharashtra, Tamilnadu and Karnataka entrance exam are scheduled in April - May 2016.