NEET PG: Detailed Analysis, Cutoff, Percentile, Percentage and Answer key

NEET PG 2018 Exam Analysis – Check all the details of NEET PG Exam Analysis conducted on 7th Jan 2018. Check Paper review, overall and sectional analysis. The exam was held on 7th January 2018 in a single session. Check here NEET Exam Analysis of this year as well as last years’ and NEET Cutoff.

NEET PG is the basis for admission to MD/MS courses in government as well as private medical colleges of the country. The syllabus of NEET PG 2018 was specified by MCI on the basis of subjects taught in MBBS.

NEET PG Exam Analysis 2018
NBE NEET PG 2018 exam is over. The exam was on January 7, 2018, in a single session. NEET PG was a computer-based test (CBT) which was held in 128 exam centers.Get all the details here including NEET PG exam analysis 2018, number of good attempts, cut-offs. Analysis and review consist of question distribution, difficulty level, question paper review and comparison to old papers. Also know what could be cutoffs for 50th, 45th, and 40th percentile qualifying marks. You can share your exam experiences in comments below to add to review here.

Some candidates who appeared for the entrance test were prepared well for the test. “The questions from Para-Clinical subject was easy to moderate and the exam covered all the topics of the syllabus. Hope to score well in the test” said Shikha Singh.
NEET PG 2018 Exam Analysis
As per the NEET PG exam analysis, the exam was of easy to moderate level and questionswere from the syllabus prescribed by MCI. During the exam analysis of NEET PG 2018, the questions from Pre-Clinical subjects were tougher than the other sections. Also, questions based on Anatomy and Physiology topics seemed complicated.Read the overall NEET PG Exam Analysis to prepare further as per the exam trends.

The National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for Post Graduate courses (NEET PG) 2018 was conducted on Sunday, 7th January 2018 in an online mode (computer-based mode) in around 40 cities across the country by the National Board of Examinations (NBE).

NEET PG 2018 Expected Cut Offs
As per post graduate medical education regulations, you need to score marks equivalent to marks at qualifying percentile to qualify NEET PG. Qualifying marks are different for each category.

Category Eligibility criteria
General 415 Marks
SC / ST / OBC including PWD of these 375 Marks
UR PWD 390 Marks
Number of Questions Asked from Each Topic/Subject Area: NEET PG Exam Analysis
Subject Area

No. of Questions

Medicine, Dermatology & Venereology


Forensic Medicine, Ophthalmology, Psychiatry

10 each

Pathology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Social & Preventive Medicine

25 each

Pharmacology, Microbiology

20 each

Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Paediatrics

15 each

Surgery, ENT, Orthopedics


Radiotherapy & Radiodiagnosis


As per initial reviews from students, exam was tough
Were there any repeat questions?

Yes, there were quite a few direct repeat questions.

How many case based questions were there?

Only sone questions were case-based, almost all were one-liners.

There were more image based questions. There were 4 or 5 sums.

What sort of questions were asked?

Some test takers said that they felt that they got basic questions from TMC class, DAMS notes, Eckovation’s Test Series and Marrow question bank. Difficulty level was in tune with Marrow mock test which also had tough questions.

How to prepare for next NEET PG?

Focus on understanding topics of NBE NEET PG syllabus to appear in next NEET PG. spend a lot of time on solving multiple choice questions. Also take detailed notes.

What was different in NEET PG 2018?

That NEET PG 2018 was held on a single date in a single session was different in it. Also there is negative marking. Question-wise, there were no stark differences.