Tamil Nadu NEET Expected Cut Off Marks 2020 Category Wise Minimum Marks For Govt. MBBS Seats

Tamil Nadu NEET Expected Cut Off Marks 2020: NEET (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) UG is considered an important entrance exam in India as it is the gateway to enter various medical colleges/institutions. It has now become compulsory for every medical aspirant to qualify NEET exam in order to get admission into MBBS /BDS courses in various medical colleges of India.

Cut- off marks plays an important role in deciding the admission of the candidate in medical college. Candidates are required to score minimum marks known as cut-off marks to qualify NEET 2020. NTA fix the category-wise cut-off list of NEET which is released after the declaration of result.

Tamil Nadu NEET Expected Cut Off Marks 2020


NEET 2020 cut-off list will be released soon. NEET examination was successfully held on 13th Sept 2020. NEET cutoff is basically released in the form of percentile.

Here in this article, we have shared information about NEET 2020 expected cut-off marks for Tamilnadu.

NEET 2020 overview

Article CategoryNEET 2020 expected cut-off marks- Tamilnadu
Exam NameNEET 2020
Conducting AuthorityNational Testing Agency
Course offeredMBBS/ BDS
Session2020- 2021
Availability of Admit cardReleased
Exam date13th Sept 2020
Release of result4th week of September 2020
Exam LocationAll over India
Official websitewww.ntaneet.nic.in

Cut off Marks?????

Before moving to expected cut-off marks of Tamilnadu candidates must understand the meaning of cut-off marks. Cut-off marks are the minimum number of marks required by a candidate to pass/ qualify any exam.

Candidates scoring marks above the cut-off marks means he/she has qualified the exam. It will be tough for the candidates to find a seat in medical college who will score below the cut-off.

Cut-off depends on various factors like-

  • Number of candidates appeared in the entrance exam.
  • The level of difficulty of questions asked in the exam.
  • Availability of seats in medical colleges.
  • Marking scheme.

NEET 2020 Qualifying Percentile

National Testing Agency has set a qualifying percentile for NEET 2020, which a candidate has to attain in order to qualify/ pass the exam.

Category of candidatesPercentile
Unreserved50th percentile
PwD candidates in unreserved category45th percentile
Reserved (SC/ ST) and Person with Disability (PwD)40th percentile

NEET Cut Off Marks (In Percentile) Of Previous Year 2019

Category of AspirantCutoff PercentileRange of Qualifying Marks
OBC/ SC/ ST40th133-107
Unreserved PH45th133-120

NEET Cut Off Marks (In Percentile) Of 2018

Category of AspirantsCutoff PercentileRange of Cutoff Scores
SC/ ST/ OBC40th118-96
Unreserved PH45th118-107
SC-PH/ST-PH/ OBC-PH40th106-96

NEET Cut Off Marks (In Percentile) Of 2017

Category-wise cut-off list of NEET-2017 is as follows-

Category of candidatesPercentileRange of marksNumber of candidates
Unreserved50th  percentile697-131543473
OBC40th  percentile130- 10747382
SC40th  percentile130- 10714599
ST40th  percentile130-1076018
UR & PH40th  percentile130-11867
OBC & PH40th  percentile130-107152
SC & PH40th  percentile130-10738
ST & PH40th  percentile130-10710

Course-wise Cut Off Marks


Course/ CategoryCut-off for BDSCut-off for MBBS

Also Check: Tamil Nadu NEET State Quota Rank List Merit List MBBS & BDS Cut Off Marks 2020

2017 cut-off of NEET was prepared on the basis of the given statistics –


Category Wise Reservation in Tamilnadu

CategoryCut-off Marks
BC30% (3.5%)

NEET Cut off Score Range for Tamil Nadu For 2020

Category-wise expected cut-off for Tamilnadu NEET 2020 is as follows-

CategoryScore range


The cut-off for NEET 2020 is expected to go slightly down as compared to the cut-off of the previous year. Here we have shared the expected category-wise cut-off list (percentile) for NEET 2020. The actual cut-off for NEET 2020 may differ.

Unreserved49th  percentile
OBC44th  percentile
SC39th  percentile
ST40th  percentile
UR & PH43th  percentile
OBC & PH40th  percentile
SC & PH40th  percentile

This list has been prepared by taking various factors into consideration like previous year’s scenario, results, statistics, and reservation provided to the candidates on the basis of category.


Category of candidatesSeat’s reserved
OBC (non-creamy layer)27%

Cut-off list and merit list for Tamilnadu will be released after the declaration of result. The result will include score/ marks obtained by the candidates.

On the basis of scores obtained in the test, cut- off and merit list will be prepared. The result will only contain marks obtained by the candidates, not the category-wise cut-off or merit list of candidates. The cut-off list will be disclosed later.


In case of two candidates obtaining equal marks, a tie-breaker system is used. To determine the inter-se-merit of such candidates following parameter are used-

  • Preference will be given to the candidate obtaining highest marks in Biology (Botany & Zoology) in the qualifying test i.e. NEET.
  • Candidates obtaining highest marks in Chemistry in the test will be preferred.
  • Candidates who have attended less number of wrong answers in all the subjects in the test.
  • Candidate older in age will be given preference.

HIGHLIGHTS OF Tamil Nadu NEET Expected Cut Off Marks 2020

  • NEET CUT-OFF will be released after the declaration of result.
  • Cut-off list will be updated on the official website of the board.
  • Cut-off and merit will decide the eligibility of candidates for counseling.
  • Candidate can check cut-off online by using registration number and password.
  • NEET 2020 counseling in Tamilnadu will start tentatively from Oct/ Nov 2020.
  • Candidates scoring more than the cut-off marks will be able to attend counselling.
  • Cut-off will be based on the marks obtained by the candidates in the qualifying exam. Therefore, exact cut-off for NEET 2020 may vary from the expected one.

The NEET 2020 cut-off list for Tamilnadu will be updated here in this page after the official release of cut-off marks. Keep visiting our page for more details related to NEET Tamilnadu 2020.


When will officials announces the result of Tamil Nadu NEET result?

From our observation result will be released in the last week of Sept 2020. Keep on tracking this portal for any other latest update.

What is expected cut off marks for NEET ST category applicants this year?

The range of expected cut off marks for SC category applicants this year is ranges between 133-108.

From where will I check my result of NEET exam?

You can check your result on official portal of NEET i.e. www.ntaneet.nic.in

22 thoughts on “Tamil Nadu NEET Expected Cut Off Marks 2020 Category Wise Minimum Marks For Govt. MBBS Seats”

  1. please send me the minimum cut off marks required for BC category in tn govt colleges and how much will be increased as compared with 2017 cut off 311 marks

    • I am getting 410 marks BC category neet 2019. Can I get seat in Tamilnadu govt medical College?

  2. Plz tell me if there is any private medical college in tamil Nadu where I can get admission with 270 marks in in neet with sc category

    • I am expecting 517 in neet 2019 and I am from General category can I get government medical college through all India quota in TAMILNADU

  3. I have scored 180 in neet and i belong to sc category.. Will i be able to get any seat in government college whether it is mbbs or bds.

  4. I got 363in Neet 2018.i belong to BC category.can I get any seat in government MBBS college in TN state quota?

  5. Dear Sir,

    I will get neet 2019 marks may be 316 ,MBC , can i get Mbbs seat in government quota in private college .

    Please reply

  6. Sir, I Scored 215 marks in NEET 2019 Can I get Addmittion in MBBS in SC Category. Please Guide me.


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