National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test Super Speciality
National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test Super Speciality

NEET SS Exam 2024: Dates, Eligibility, Application Form, Admit Card, Pattern, Result & Counselling

NEET SS Exam 2024 is conducted annually by the National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences. Candidates appearing for the exam are required to have completed a postgraduate degree in medicine.
NEET SS Exam 2024

NEET SS Exam 2024

NEET SS Exam 2024: The National Board of Examinations (NBE) is responsible for conducting the NEET Super Speciality exam every year. National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Super Speciality or NEET SS is a national level entrance exam designed for admission to courses in Doctorate of Medicine (DM) and Master of Chirurgie (MCh) in 156 institutions across the country. 

As per the latest information shared by NBE, the NEET SS examination 2024 has been rescheduled. Now the exam will be held in January 2025. This is due to the delay caused in the NEET SS 2023 batch. The examination dates will be announced in due course of time, along with the NEET SS application form dates. 

NEET SS Exam 2024 Highlights



Name of the exam

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Super Speciality (NEET SS)

Conducting body

National Board of Examinations (NBE)


3 hours and 30 minutes


Doctorate of Medicine (DM) 

Master of Chirurgie (MCh)


Once a year

Application mode


Application fee

INR 4,250

Official website

NEET SS Eligibility 2024

Candidates who wish to appear for NEET SS exam 2024 will have to fulfill the following eligibility requirements: 

  • NEET SS aspirants are required to hold a valid postgraduate degree in MD, MD, or DNB or any equivalent programme. 
  • Appearing candidates must be registered with the Medical Council of India or the State Medical Council. 

In case of foreign nationals, 

  • Foreign national candidates are not required to register with the State Medical Council or Medical Council of India, given that they are already registered with the respective authorities in their country. 
  • These candidates will be provided with temporary registration from MCI for the duration of their postdoctoral course completion. 

NEET SS Application Process 2024

The NEET SS application form is made available online at the official website of NBE. Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria will be able to register online at Check how to register for NEET SS below: 

Step 1: Register online: To access the NEET SS application form, students will first have to register themselves on the NEET SS portal. The registration process requires candidates to enter their details including email address and mobile number. 

Step 2: Fill the application form: Once registered, candidates will be able to fill out the NEET SS application form online. Candidates will find the application form after logging in to the NEET SS portal. 

Step 3: Uploading of documents: After filling the application form with all the necessary details, candidates will have to upload the scanned documents online. These documents include a passport size photograph, scanned signature, and scanned thumb impression of the candidate’s left thumb. 

Step 4: Exam centre preference: Once the candidate has uploaded all the scanned documents, they will then have to enter their exam centre preference in the NEET SS application form. 

Step 5: Payment of application fee: Candidates from all categories will have to pay a fixed NEET SS application fee of INR 4,250 after filling out the application form. The payment can be done online using various banking options including debit card, credit card, UPI or net banking. 

After the above mentioned process is completed, candidates are advised to print out the NEET SS application form confirmation page for future reference. 

NEET SS Examination Centres 2024

The NBE will release the list of examination centres for NEET SS exam in the official notification. While the notification is yet to be released, candidates can check the list of previous year’s NEET SS exam centres below: 









Delhi NCR



Hubballi (Hubli)











Mysuru (Mysore)














NEET SS Admit Card 2024

Only the candidates who successfully completed the NEET SS application process including the application fee payment will be eligible for downloading their NEET SS admit card. The hall tickets will be made available online soon after the completion of the application process. 

The NEET SS admit card will carry information about the candidate including their name and roll number. The admit card will also contain details about the exam venue and will act as an entry ticket on the day of examination. Candidates without the NEET SS hall ticket will not be allowed to enter the examination venue. 

NEET SS Exam Pattern 2024

While preparing for the NEET SS examination, candidates are advised to check previous years’ questions papers to understand the exam pattern. The NEET SS question paper is divided into two parts. Check the important details about NEET SS pattern below: 



Exam duration

3 hours 30 minutes

Part A duration

1 hour 45 minutes

Part B duration

1 hour 45 minutes

Type of questions 

Multiple Choice Questions

Total number of questions


Total marks


Marking scheme

  • 4 marks for each right answer
  • 1 mark deduction for each wrong answer
  • 0 marks for unattempted question

NEET SS Result 2024

The NEET SS result 2024 will be released in the form of a scorecard online. Candidates will be able to download their scorecards using their login details including application number, and password. The NEET SS scorecard will carry the following information: 

  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll number
  • Total marks achieved
  • Qualifying status
  • NEET SS rank secured

Qualifying criteria

NEET SS notification mentions the minimum qualifying criteria for candidates. As per the last year’s notification, candidates are required to score at least 50th percentile in order to qualify in NEET SS exam 2024. 

NEET SS Counselling 2024

The counselling process for NEET SS 2024 will begin in March/April, 2025 tentatively. The counselling process will be carried out under the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) in online mode. Candidates who qualify in NEET SS exam will be eligible to register for the counselling process online.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is NEET SS exam for?

NEET SS or super speciality exam is conducted for candidates wishing to take admission to DM and M.Ch courses. 

Who conducts NEET SS exam?

The National Board of Examinations in Medical Sciences (NBEMS) conducts the NEET SS exam annually.

When will NEET SS 2024 be held?

NEET SS 2024 exam dates are yet to be released. The exam schedule along with the official notification will be released at the NBE website. 

Who can apply for NEET SS exam 2024?

Candidates who have completed their postgraduate degree in MBBS, MD, DNB or any equivalent programme can apply for NEET SS exam 2024. 

Where can I apply for NEET SS exam?

The NEET SS application form will be released online at Once released, candidates will be able to apply for the exam online. 

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