NEET-UG 2022: How To Score 650+ In The First Attempt?

Dec 21, 2021

Tips To Score 650+ Marks in NEET-UG 2022

Achieving 650+ in NEET-UG first attempt is not a cakewalk. You have to work upon your preparation strategy really hard because to be a 650+ NEET-UG scorer; you need to prepare like toppers to take up the challenge. But, where there is a will, there is a way!

With the help of subject experts, NEET-UG Dream Team and past NEET-UG toppers, we have designed a study plan to help you score 650+ in the first attempt. The NEET-UG syllabus comprises the 11th and 12th class Physics, Chemistry and Biology syllabus, allowing students to prepare for NEET-UG and board exams simultaneously.

This blog will discuss the strategies and tips to crack NEET-UG with 650+ marks in the first attempt, and let's see what it takes to be among those candidates who score 650+ in NEET-UG.

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1. Understand the NEET-UG Exam Pattern

There are three sections in the NEET-UG exam: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany and Zoology). Physics and Chemistry contain 45 questions each, and Biology includes 90 questions (45 questions from Botany and 45 questions from Zoology). So, there are 200 questions in the NEET question paper, out of which you need to answer only 180 MCQs.

If you aim to score 650+ in the NEET-UG first attempt, you need to attempt a minimum of 175 questions correctly out of 180 questions.

Exam PatternDetails
Exam ModePen and Paper-based
Exam Duration3 hours
Language/MediumEnglish, Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, Gujarati, Tamil, Marathi, Oriya, Telugu, Kannada, and Urdu
Question TypeMultiple Choice Questions
Total Number of QuestionsTotal 200 MCQs, but aspirants have to attempt only 180 MCQs.
Total marks in NEET720 Marks
NEET Marking Scheme 2022+4 marks for each correct answer-1 mark for each wrong attempt0 marks for unattempted question

2. Know the Entire NEET-UG Syllabus

Before creating a practical timetable for NEET-UG 2022, you need to be thorough with the latest syllabus of NEET-UG. Since the NEET syllabus is vast, you must start preparing early to cover the entire syllabus with fruitful revision. Moreover, a complete syllabus analysis will allow you to make notes, revise and prepare simultaneously for board exams.

NEET-UG Physics Syllabus

Physics TopicsWeightage
Physical world and measurement2%
Laws of Motion3%
Work, Energy and Power4%
The Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body5%
Properties of Bulk Matter3%
Oscillations and Waves3%
The Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory3%
Current Electricity8%
Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism5%
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents8%
Electromagnetic Waves5%
Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation6%
Atoms and Nuclei3%
Electronic Devices9%

NEET-UG Chemistry Syllabus

Chemistry TopicsWeightage
Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry1%
Structure of Atom2%
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties2%
Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure5%
States of Matter: Gases and Liquids2%
Redox Reactions3%
s-Block Element (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)2%
Some p-Block Elements2%
Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques4%
Environmental Chemistry2%
Solid State2%
Chemical Kinetics3%
Surface Chemistry2%
General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements2%
p-Block Elements5%
d and f Block Elements4%
Coordination Compounds9%
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes3%
Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers4%
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids4%
Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen2%
Chemistry in Everyday Life2%

NEET-UG Biology Syllabus

Biology TopicsWeightage
Diversity in Living World14%
Structural Organization in Animals and Plants5%
Cell Structure and Function9%
Plant Physiology6%
Human Physiology20%
Genetics and Evolution18%
Biology and Human Welfare9%
Biotechnology and Its Applications4%
Ecology and Environment6%

3. Refer to NCERT Books 

Books published by the NCERT for the 11th and 12th classes are the best and most appropriate resources to prepare for NEET-UG 2022. NEET-UG exam is based on the concepts of NCERT textbooks, and thus these books are excellent to build concepts. Once you read these books thoroughly, solve some good reference books to boost confidence and clear your doubts. Referring to the best reference books and study material is a significant part of a productive preparation strategy. In order to be on the topper list, it is mandatory to read every topic thoroughly and cover the entire syllabus.

4. Previous Year Question Papers and Mock Tests  

Solving previous year's question papers is necessary to analyse and understand the examination pattern and marking scheme. It will give you a vision of what might come in the NEET-UG 2022 question paper and help enhance your time management skills.  Mock tests are an important part of the NEET-UG 2022 preparation to understand the types of questions you will encounter and the difficulty level. Mock tests help you improve your problem-solving ability and increase speed and accuracy. And, these tests allow you to analyse your progress while giving you an actual exam-like environment. Hence, solving mock tests and previous years question papers is mandatory to score 650+ in NEET-UG in the first attempt.

5. Revise Religiously 

Regular revision helps you recollect the memory of whatever you have studied already and helps to boost your confidence before the exam. In order to attain a better insight into the topics, it is crucial to revise regularly. 

The importance of NEET-UG revision

  • Improves subject knowledge
  • Brushing up of concepts
  • A better understanding of the concepts
  • Better recalling of concepts
  • Improves retaining capacity for a long time

The revision strategy is an essential aspect of NEET-UG 2022 preparation. The habit of revising should be daily. Lack of proper revision makes the entire effort in vain as the students would not recall the concepts in the final exam. So it is highly recommended to revise if you want to score 650+ marks in NEET-UG.

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6. Create an Effective Timetable

Without a proper and productive study plan, you cannot score well. To score 650+ in NEET-UG 2022, you are advised to design and follow a well-structured and efficient timetable. It will help you provide equal time division to all three subjects and ample time to practice. Here are some critical tips to be kept in mind while making a NEET timetable:

• Make a timetable while considering your school timings, coaching class, self-study, and relaxation time.

• Frame your timetable to allow you to self-study and revise daily. 

• Take small breaks between study hours so that you feel refreshed and energised.

• Dedicate time to practise mock tests and previous year's question papers daily. 

You can score 650+ in NEET-UG in the first attempt indeed when you are dedicated and passionate about your preparation. You have to make extra efforts to be on a topper list. Toppers are not born; instead, they are humans who are determined to go for the extra. It's the years of dedication, hard work and clear motive that makes a topper. Hence, clear your doubts, ask your queries, revise daily, practice regularly, build your concepts and work hard: it will definitely land you at your desired destination because it is challenging but not impossible. 

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