NEET SS 2022: Result (Out), Dates, Cut off, Counselling, Syllabus, Pattern

NEET SS 2022 result has been declared on September 15. The result has been released online for candidates who appeared for the exam. NBE has uploaded NEET SS result 2022 for 13 super specialities or groups. Separate merit lists have been released for each speciality. Candidates have to visit the official website to check NEET SS 2022 result. Candidates need to score the minimum cut off percentile to qualify for the exam. It must be noted that the result will be valid for this academic session only. The minimum qualifying cut off is 50 percentile. Candidates could download the scorecard from the official website from September 22 onwards. Those who qualify for the exam will be participating in NEET SS 2022 counselling process for seat allotment. The exam was held on September 1 and September 2 in computer-based mode. 

NBE has stated that the NEET SS 2022 questions were reviewed by experts from each speciality and a total of 19 questions were found to be technically incorrect. Full marks have been awarded to all candidates who appeared in the exam for these questions, irrespective of the fact whether these questions have been attempted or not attempted by the candidates.

What is NEET SS 2022?

NEET SS or National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (Super Speciality Courses) is conducted by the National Board of Education for admission to various DM/ MCh courses. It is a qualifying-cum-ranking examination for admission to super speciality courses. According to the Indian Medical Council Act, 2016, no other entrance test is valid for admission to these courses. NEET SS is conducted annually in computer-based mode. 

NEET SS 2022 Highlights



Name of the examination

National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (Super Specialty Courses) or NEET SS

Conducting body

National Board of Examinations (NBE)

Exam level

Doctorate exam at National level 

Exam frequency 

Once a year

Mode of the examination

Computer-based test

Courses offered


Exam fees

INR 4,250 (irrespective of category)

Exam duration

2.5 hours 

Total marks


Total questions


Marking scheme

+4 marks for correct response

-1 for incorrect response

Zero for no response

Language/medium of exam


Colleges accepting exam score

Private Medical Colleges/Institutions/Universities/Deemed Universities

Armed Forces Medical Services Institutions

No. of test cities


Qualifying criteria

50th percentile

Authority responsible for seat allotment

Medical Counselling Committee (MCC)

Official website


Contact details

Helpline number: 022- 61087595

Email: [email protected]

NEET SS 2022 Result

NEET SS 2022 result has been announced for those who appeared in the exam. The result for NEET SS 2022 has been released in merit list format in PDF documents for 13 broad specialities on the official website of NBE. NEET SS 2022 result comprises candidate’s roll number and the maximum marks scored by him/her. Candidates have to visit the official website of NBE to check the result. These results are handed over to the MCC, DGHS and MoHFW, the bodies responsible for NEET SS 2022 counselling. Candidates scoring 50th cut off percentile will be eligible for participating in NEET SS 2022 counselling process for seat allocation in DM/MCh courses.

NEET SS 2022 Cutoff

NEET SS 2022 cut off has been released along with the result on September 15 for each group. As per the information bulletin, the qualifying NEET SS 2022 cut off is 50 percentile. Cut off refers to the minimum score one has to obtain in order to qualify for the next round of admission, which is the counselling process. The NEET SS cut off 2022 score varies for each specialty. Obsterics and Gynaecology group has the highest cut off whereas Medical group ha the lowest NEET SS 2022 cut off.

NEET SS 2022 Counselling

The NEET SS counselling process is expected to begin in October. Only those candidates who would qualify for the exam by securing the cut off marks or ranks would be eligible to participate in the counselling process of NEET SS 2022. Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) is the counselling body of the NEET SS counselling 2022. Candidates will have to register themselves to participate in the counselling for NEET SS 2022. NEET SS counselling 2022 involves registration, choice declaration, seat processing, seat allotment result, and reporting.

NEET SS 2022 Important Dates & Details

The following table brings the complete schedule of the NEET SS 2022 exam.



Salient Features

Information brochure

15-Jul-2022 (3 pm onwards)

Brochure comprised important details released online 


Registration commences


Application form released at

Last date to submit the application form

  • Had to be submitted online only

  • Application form couldn’t be sent by post

Correction window

08-Aug-2022 to 10-Aug-2022

Selected details in the application could be modified

Correction window for images

19-Aug-2022 to 21-Aug-2022

Correction in images could be made

NEET SS 2022 admit card


Candidates will have to download the admit card by logging into the registered accounts

Exam date

18-Jun-2022 to 19-Jun-2022

01-Sep-2022 & 02-Sep-2022

  • The mode of the examination was online

  • Test paper comprised 100 questions

Result date

By 15-Sept-2022
  • The result has been uploaded online

  •  AIQ merit list will be relesed on the basis of the result

NEET SS counselling

To be announced

Qualified candidates will have to register themselves for the NEET counselling 

Colleges accepting scores of NEET SS

NEET SS 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The National Board of Examinations (NBE) has prescribed the eligibility criteria for NEET SS 2022. Candidates who wish to apply for the entrance test are advised to go through the NEET SS 2022 eligibility criteria before filling the application.

  • Candidate must possess a postgraduate degree (MD/MS/DNB/ Equivalent) from a recognised institution
  • Candidates who complete their postgraduate degree on or before September 15, 2022, will be eligible for NEET SS 2022
  • He/ she must be registered with the Medical Council of India or State Medical Council

NEET SS 2022 Admission Process

The admission process starts with the registration & filling application form followed by the release of the admit card, exam-day, declaration of result, and the counselling process. The whole details of NEET SS admission process have been explained in the graphic below: 

NEET SS 2022 Application Process

The application process for NEET SS 2022 started with the release of application form. Candidates had to register first by providing basic details such as name, date of birth, Email, mobile number to generate login credentials. Registration is mandatory to fill and submit NEET SS application form. Candidates must note that NBE only accepts online application form for NEET SS exam. Offline and and any other modes of applications are not be accepted for the exam. To complete the application process, candidates had to pay a non-refundable fee of INR 4250. 

NEET SS 2022 Admit Card

Candidates who complete the application process within the given deadline specified by NBE are issued the admit card for the NEET SS exam. NEET SS 2022 admit card will be uploaded online and candidates will have to log in to the accounts created during the registration process to download it. The admit card will be issued on the official website of NBE. The admit card contains personal details and crucial information such as exam date, timing, name of the centre and its address, and guidelines. Candidates can download the admit card for NEET SS 2022 till the last date of the exam. But they are advised to download the hall ticket for NEET SS 2022 in advance and check all details carefully to avoid any last-minute hassle.

NEET SS 2022 Exam Day Guidelines

  • Candidates must report at least two hours prior to the commencement of the examination
  • Candidates will have to undergo security checks, identity verification, image capture, and biometric verification
  • Entry inside the examination hall will close 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the examination
  • The following items are prohibited inside the examination hall
    • Textual material, notes, pencil box, calculator, pen, eraser, etc.
    • Mobile phone, earphones, Bluetooth, microphone, pager, etc.
    • Ornaments like bracelets, rings, badge, brooch, etc.
    • Bags, belt, wallet, goggles, etc.
    • Eatables and beverages

NEET SS 2022 Pattern

NBE has released NEET SS 2022 pattern along with the information brochure on July 15. Candidates will find all details regarding the pattern in the information brochure uploaded on the official website. This year NBE has changed the pattern. NEET SS 2022 exam was held in computer-based mode on September 1 & September 2 in morning or evening shift. NEET SS 2022 question paper comprised 150 questions and time duration will be 2.5 hours. 

NEET SS 2022 exam paper comprised questions from only broad specialty primary feeder this year. Each candidate could opt for any of the super specialty as per feeder subject, unlike last year, where each candidate opted for only two super specialties and the examination paper consisted of 60% questions from super specialty and 40% questions from feeder broad specialty.

Cities of Test Centres for NEET SS 2022

The list of NEET SS 2022 exam cities will be released by NBE along with the information brochure. Last year, the total number of exam cities were reduced to 55. The list of cities for NEET SS 2021 exam centres is as follows: 

AgartalaGuwahatiHubbali (Hubli)
MumbaiMysuru Nagpur
PatnaPuducherry Pune