As per the NEET 2019 eligibility criteria, a candidate is required to complete 17 years of age.
(a) The candidate has completed age of 17 years at the time of admission or will complete that age on or before 31st December of the year of his/her admission to the 1st year MBBS/BDS Course. The upper age limit for NEET is 25 years as on the date of examination.
(b) SC/ST/OBC Category : The upper age limit for NEET is 25 years as on the date of examination with relaxation of 5 years for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category and persons entitled for reservation under the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016.
Indian Citizens/ Overseas Citizens of India intending to pursue MBBS/ BDS from a foreign Medical/ Dental Institute also need to qualify NEET Examination