NEET PG 2020 cut off revised by MoHFW by 20 percentile
- July 14, 2020
- Posted by: neetugpg
- Category: NEET - PG, Notifications And Updates
New Delhi: In order to fill up the vacant PG medical seats across the medical colleges and institutions in the country, the National Board of Examinations, the exam conducting body for NEET PG 2020 has now lowered the qualifying percentile and the resultant cut-off score for appearing for counselling. The move comes after the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) in consultation with the Medical Council of India (MCI) announced the lowering the required cut off percentile in order to fill the vacant seats and gave directions to NBE to this effect.
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) has released a new notification with the revised cut-offs for NEET PG 2020. The minimum qualifying percentile for all categories has been lowered by 20th percentile. NEET PG 2020 cut off was lowered with the consent of the Medical Council of India (MCI).
An official notification from the National Board of Examinations (NBE) with the revised NEET PG 2020 cut off marks was also released soon after. Candidates will be able to download the revised score card or NEET PG 2020 result from July 20 onwards.
Official notification from NBE:
The result of NEET-PG 2020 was declared by NBE on 30th January 2020. In accordance with Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India letter F.No.V.11012/15/2020-MEP dated 14th July 2020, the minimum qualifying percentiles have been lowered as follows:
NEET PG 2020 Cut Off: Revised Percentile Scores
MoHFW has lowered NEET PG 2020 cut off by 20th percentile for each category.
NEET PG 2020 Cut Off: What Next?
Candidates who have scored above the revised NEET PG cut off 2020 will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. Such candidates will now be considered to have qualified NEET PG 2020. Candidates must note that the counselling for the 50% AIQ seats has concluded. However, these revised scores will make them eligible for the future rounds of state counselling and the mop-up round of MCC NEET PG counselling 2020. Candidates can also participate in DNB counselling 2020 after the revision of the NEET PG cut off percentile.
The revised scorecard of all the candidates who appeared in NEET-PG 2020 can be downloaded from NEET-PG website https://nbe.edu.in/ from 20th July, 2020 onwards.
The revised Scorecard will not be sent individually to the candidates. Candidature is purely provisional subject to fulfilment of eligibility criteria as mentioned in NEET-PG 2020 Information Bulletin. ” It may be noted that there is no change in NEET-PG 2020 Rank,” the NBE said in its notice.
The move comes in wake to fill up the vacant seats that have been left vacant in the earlier rounds of counselling. It is mandatory for aspirants to secure the revised minimum qualifying percentile of NEET PG 2020 are eligible to appear for the counselling process. Now with the move, the vacant seats will be available to more medicos who earlier couldn’t participate in previous rounds due not meeting the criteria.