I've a doubt regarding ADDITIONAL BIOLOGY which is mentioned in NEET code 2. The candidate applying for neet through neet code 2 as a additional biology student need to give this additional subject exam from the same board ie. from where he/she completed their PCME?
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As of now Biology additional students are eligible for Neet and during application form filling they need to choose the code 2.
Coming to board,
You are free to pass your biology from any recognised board. No, It's not compulsory to pass it from the same board from where you have have passed your 12th PCM . But yes, if your 12th PCM board allows you study and pass biology later on then it's always preferable to pass it from the same board, anyway board won't be any problem if it's a recognised one.
For your reference,
Here's the eligibility criteria for NEET :-
-----------) Qualification required :-As per Neet eligibility to be eligible you must be either appearing for 12th board examination or should have passed 12th board examination from any recognised board with physics, chemistry ,biology/biotechnology and English as core subject.
†††Important Note :- Students with Biology as an additional subject are also provisionally eligible for neet until Supreme Court gives its judgement over it.
-----------) Percentage required :- You must get
at least 50 % in aggregate of PCB i.e Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology in 12th examination if belongs to general category
at least 40% in aggregate of PCB if belongs to st/Obc/ Sc
at least 45 % in aggregate of PCB in case of pwd candidates to be eligible.
-----------) Age limit :-
Lower age limit:- to be eligible for neet one has to be at least 17 years old or more by 31st December in the year of appearing for the examination .
Upper age limit :-The upper age limit is 25 years as on the date of neet examination and there's relaxation of 5 years for obc ncl/SC/ST /PwBD students means upper age limit is 30 years for these categories.
†††† But since 2018, the case of upper age limit is pending in supreme court , and so there's no upper age limit as of now until supreme court gives its judgement over it.
-----------) There's no attempt limit for neet.
For detailed information about neet examination eligibility go through our page for which link is provided below; -
In NEET CODE 2 theyve mentioned additional biology. Ik it means that pcm from one board and additional biology from another board. But my question is if I appear for only paper(bio) through NIOS ode ill get a single subject certificate. Is that enough to be eligible for neet?
If a student completed their pcm from state board and done their additional biology from NIOS. What marks does he/she should fill up in the neet 11th bio mark field or just leave the whole 11th marks field and only fill 12th marks?
i completed 10+2 with pcm from telangana & took biology as an additional subject from maharashtra HSCboard. later done BSc in biology (chem bot zoo). will i be eligible for neet 2021 under code 06 as i completed BSc with such condition of taking additional subject from university other than 10+2?
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