NEET Cut Off 2023 Category Wise

The NEET 2023 exam is scheduled to take place in May 2023. The NEET cut-off score represents the minimum marks required for a candidate to qualify for the examination. There are two types of NEET cut-offs: the qualifying cut-off and the admission cut-off. The admission cut-off indicates the minimum marks below which a candidate will not be granted admission. On the other hand, the qualifying cut-off represents the minimum mark that a candidate must achieve. Once the examination process is completed, the cut-off scores will be published on the official website.

This article will provide you with the NEET cut-off details, expected cut-off, factors affecting the cut-off, and other required information.

How to Check NEET cut-off 2023?

The candidates should follow the below-mentioned steps to check the cut-off marks

Step 1 – Visit the official website –

Step 2 – Under notifications click on the NEET cut-off 2023 link

Step 3 – A fresh window will open. Login using your credentials

Step 4 – Download the cut-off file and save it to your system

Factors Affecting the NEET cut-off

There are various factors that affect the calculation of cut-off marks. Following are the factors that affect the decision regarding NEET cut-off marks:

  • Number of candidates who appeared for the NEET examination
  • Examination difficulty level
  • Total seats available

NEET 2023 Expected Qualifying Marks

Category Marks Range Cut-off Percentile
General/ UR / EWS (Unserved/ Economically Weaker Sections) 720-138 50th
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 137-108 40th
SC (Scheduled Castes) 137-108 40th
ST (Scheduled Tribes) 137-108 40th

Category Wise Expected NEET 2023 Cut-off

The table below shows the category-wise marks required to clear the NEET examination. 

Category Qualifying Aggregate
UR / EWS (Unserved/ Economically Weaker Sections) 50th percentile
SC (Scheduled Castes) 40th Percentile
ST (Scheduled Tribes) 40th Percentile
OBC (Other Backward Classes) 40th percentile
UR / EWS &

 PH (Unreserved / Economically Weaker Sections – Physically Handicapped)

45th percentile
SC – PH (Scheduled Castes Physically Handicapped) 40th Percentile
ST – PH (Scheduled Tribes Physically Handicapped) 40th Percentile
OBC – PH (Other Backward Classes Physically Handicapped) 40th Percentile