Eligibility for 15% All India Quota Seats:

The candidate applying for NEET 2017 must be a citizen of India or an Overseas Citizen of India.



Candidates must have completed the age of 17 years as on or before 31st December of the year of Admission.
The upper age limit is 25 years (There will be 5 years relaxation for the SC/ST/OBC candidates) as on or before 31st December of the year of Admission.
Candidates who belong to J&K, AP and Telangana are eligible to appear the exam only for the admission to the AFMC, Pune on the basis of self-declaration.

Number of attempts:

There is no limit on the number of attempts.

For Seats in Participating Bodies:

The OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) may also appear for the exam according to the rules of government of India.
The upper age limit shall be considered as per the rules of states/ universities/ institutions for those candidates, seeking …

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