Last Minute Preparation Tips for NEET 2019 - Roadmap for Success

Published on : 4th May 2018

Considering the complexity of the NEET exam, it is important to have the best preparation strategy and comprehensive study to ace the exam. Cracking NEET in the first attempt is a dream of all the medical aspirants. For the candidates who have failed in NEET 2018 deserve a second chance and should appear in NEET 2019 to get into the best medical colleges in the country. Before you fill in the NEET 2019 online application form, go through this article to obtain some fresh insights and useful preparation tips to streamline the strategy for the exam.

Exact Preparation Strategies for NEET 2019 Exam:

  • The syllabus should be on your tongue: Get well-versed with the syllabus and have an awareness of every topic. It helps students develop a proper understanding of the syllabus through in-depth analysis.
  • Identify interrelated topics: Topics are not isolated; rather, they are interrelated in some way. Identify such interrelated topics and form clusters of them. It will reduce the preparation effort.
  • Streamline topics based on your interest: Students should pinpoint the interesting as well as uninteresting areas. As interesting areas might take less time to prepare, it is recommended to start preparing other areas first.
  • Distinguish syllabus based on your strength, weakness and grey areas: Chalk-out areas based on your strength, weakness and fields that make you confused. You have got to devote some extra time to work on the weaker and grey areas. Once these parts are done, shift your focus to solving the questions.
  • Solve question paper: Try your hands at the question pattern of the exam and solve the previous years’ question papers. It helps you understand the level of difficulty of the questions.
  • Focus on Biology: As compared to Physics and Chemistry, Biology has more weightage. This is a scoring subject compared to other subjects.

NEET 2019 Dos and Don’ts:

Do not study new topics: Just before the commencement of the test candidates are advised never to study a new topic as it would be time consuming and non-productive.

Never do a selective study: Study the whole syllabus, never skip any topic.

Time-bound preparation: Make sure you are not spending much time on only one topic. Time-bound preparation is more fruitful.

No shortcut, only comprehensive study: There’s no shortcut to success. And if t is about the most challenging competitive entrance exam, you just can’t take risks.

No rote memorisation: Remember, rote learning won’t help in the long run. Instead of merely memorising formulas and information, your focus should be on understanding them.

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2019:

The National Testing Agency will conduct the NEET-UG 2019 on 5th May in pen and paper mode. If you wish to sit in the exam, fill in the online application form within the stipulated time (between 1st November and 30th November 2018). However, there are a few things every test-taker must keep in mind while appearing at the exam hall.

Things not allowed to NEET 2019 examination centre for -

  • Stationery items or eatables
  • A communication device including earphones or microphones
  • Dark clothes and hair accessories like hairpins, hair band, etc.
  • Goggles, wrist watches, amulets and scarf
  • Smoking

While turning up at the examination centre, you must carry your admit card along with passport size photograph and one identity proof at the centre of the exam. Click here to know the releasing date of the admit card and steps to download it.

NEET Exam Previous Years Solved Papers

Recommended Books for NEET Exam

Available Application Forms