AIPMT is now NEET and it’s confusing the hell out of students. But do not worry. You have come at the right place. For all those pestered with questions about the pattern of NEET and how to prepare for it, need to relax down a bit and read this article.

First of all, NEET is not much different from AIPMT. It has the same topics as syllabus and a similar exam structure. However, since NEET 2017 is set to replace a majority of medical entrance examinations, the number of participants in the exam is expected to rise as does the competition. Hence it is important for a candidate to prepare strategically and with dedication.

Cracking NEET is not a tough task, if the preparation is done right. Now, you may wonder, what do we mean by preparing in the right way. Reading and covering all topics is not enough to crack NEET 2017. It may get you a decent score, but it will surely not land you a place in the top ranks of NEET. Here we have compiled a list of preparation tips, carefully crafted, to help you get that perfect rank and score in NEET 2017.

  • Knowing the Syllabus

    It is the key to qualify the NEET 2017 Examination. Aspiring candidates must know the syllabus in brief. By knowing the NEET 2017 Syllabus and NEET 2017 Exam Pattern in brief, it will surely help the candidate to clear the NEET 2017 Exam.

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    Planning preparation

    Aspiring candidates who are about to appear, must plan their studies with a fixed routine and good time – table for the exam preparation. It will help you to cover all parts of the syllabus.

  • Time management

    This is the most imperative parameter to clear the NEET Exam 2017. Manage your time carefully, select the questions you solve first, keeping in mind your stronger areas of study.

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    Always try to solve the questions which are less time consuming. Practice as much as you can, it is one of the most important parameters. Try to solve as many MCQ questions as possible to get a hold of the pattern.

  • Revision of previous year question paper

    Solving previous year paper can be beneficial at the time of NEET preparation. Keep revising in addition to studying new topics. Practicing past year papers makes you understand the pattern of NEET Exam 2017.

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    Set a goal

    Categorization and division of topics as per the assigned time help in achieve your set target.

  • Make use of memory aids

    Make use of short – term techniques to learn and revise the syllabus like Flashcards. This technique will help in reducing your time of going through entire syllabus.

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    Avoid last minute preparation

    Read and revise all the topics thoroughly. Do not start preparing and reading new topics during the last few days of the exam. Just revise the ones you have already prepared.

  • Maintain your health

    While preparing for the exams, candidates should take care of their health. Take healthy diet plans, avoid junk and oily foods. For better concentration, do meditation and yoga exercises.


Section wise Preparation tips for NEET 2017 Exam

There are 3 sections namely Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Each section is compulsory and a candidate must not skip any section. Below are section wise preparation tips which may come in handy for those who aim at a better rank. Attempt model test series on a regular basis.


It is the section which carries the highest score and can help you excel in the NEET exam if you prepared well. Prepare wisely for topics which are time-consuming and exhaustive in nature.

Key topics to be Covered
  • Cell structure
  • Photosynthesis
  • Plant Nutrition
  • Plant Morphology
  • Genetics Plant kingdom Monrea
Recommended Books
Modern’s ABC Biology ~A.K. Sabharwal & B.B. Arora
Trueman’s Elementary Biology ~ K.N. Bhatia & M. P. Tyagi
Truman's Objective Biology ~ K.N. Bhatia & M. P. Tyagi
S. Chand’s Biology ~ Dr. P.S. Verma& B.P. Pandey
Biology ~ S. Venugopal


In this section, your analytical skills will be tested in solving the questions. In order to obtain good score, practice conceptual problems. Make notes of important formulae, concepts and theorems.

Key topics to be Covered
  • Electronic devices
  • Electrostatics
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of motion
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Oscillations and waves
  • Magnetic effect of current and magnetism
Recommended Books
Concepts of Physics Volume I and II~ H.C. Verma
Fundamentals of Physics~ Halliday, Resnick and Walker
New Simplified Physics: A Ref. Book for XI and XII ~ S.L Arora
Problems in General Physics~ I. E. Irodov
Trueman’s Objective Physics for Medical
Engg. Entrance Examinations
NCERT- Physics Part 1 and Part 2


Organic’s chapter on general organic chemistry is very important. It is further divided into 3 sections – Physical, Organic and Inorganic.

Key topics to be Covered
  • Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  • Biomolecules
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Equilibrium
  • Redox Reactions
  • Thermodynamics
  • p-block Elements
Recommended Books
Modern’s ABC of Chemistry for
class 11th and 12th (Volume I and II)
New Pattern Chemistry (IIT JEE) (English)
6th Edition by R.K Gupta
Physical Chemistry ~ O.P. Tandon
Organic Chemistry by Morrison & Boyd
for Organic Chemistry
Concise Inorganic Chemistry~ J. D. Lee for Inorganic Chemistry
NCERT Chemistry for Class 11 & 12

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