Exam Date, Registration, Admit card, Result, Eligibility, Cut-off
Are you a NEET 2021 aspirant? Then this guide will help you to provide all the essential information regarding the NEET 2021 exam.
NEET is a pre-medical entrance test conducted by the National Testing Agency in order to invite admission for MBBS, BDS, and other paramedical courses in India.
National Eligibility cum entrance test is the only pre-medical entrance test conducted annually for medical aspirants to take admission in medical colleges for MBBS and BDS in India.
Around 16 lakh students compete in this NEET test in order to get admission in medical colleges for MBBS and BDS courses in India. Generally, AIIMS and JIPMER are two other pre-medical entrance tests that invite admission for MBBS and other paramedical courses. But according to new rules both exams are canceled and the admission to AIIMS and JIPMER medical colleges will also happen through NEET.
In this guide, we will provide you all the information related to NEET including the Eligibility criteria for NEET, Exam data and mode, application form, Admit card, cut-off, and result.
The eligibility criteria for the NEET 2021 as per the NTA are as follow. The NEET aspirant candidates are advised to check the criteria before applying for the exam. Those who stand perfect in the following parameters can apply and appear in the NEET exam.
The Nationality for the candidates needs to be:
If you belong to any of the above nationalities, you are allowed to apply for this NEET exam.
The candidate should be above the age of 17 years by December 31, 2021. There is no upper limit of age to apply for the NEET exam.
The NEET aspirant candidate must have cleared or are appearing in the exam for Class 12 or equivalent exam with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as a mandatory subject from the authorized board.
Those candidates who have passed the class 12 and equivalent exam having Biology as additional subjects can also apply for this exam.
The process for NEET 2021 admission begins with the filling of the admission form, modifying the form (If any), get the admit card, appear in the exam, get the result, appear for the counseling, fill the choice for the medical colleges, and in the last report to the allocated medical institute for the final admission.
Here we are guiding you with all steps you will need to go through while the entire admission process:
The application form for the NEET entrance exam is expected to be available by the first or second week of April 2021 and the deadline for submitting the application form is expected to be the fourth week of April 2021. The application process will be online but those who are residents of Kashmir, Leh, and Kargil might be allowed to send the application form offline. The NEET aspirant candidates need to fill the application form before the deadline in order to appear in the entrance test exam.
Following are the steps to fill the application form for NEET 2021:
|Category||Application Fee (In Rs)|
|GEN EWS/ OBC||1,400|
The mode for paying the application fees is online. Candidates can pay using a debit card, credit card, UPI, Net banking, or E-challan.
The activation date for the correction window of the NEET exam is expected to be the last week of April or the 1 week of May. With this correction window, the candidate will get the option to make corrections in their application form, if any.
The admit care for the NEET entrance exam is expected to release by the first week of July. Candidates can download their admit card from the official NTA website by logging into their registered account.
After downloading the admit card, take the color printout of the admit card. Paste the colour recent picture of the candidate in the provided space. There might be a need for a self-attested admit card in order to appear in the exam.
NTA has announced the Exam date for NEET 2021 to be 1 August 2021. The exam for the NEET entrance test will be conducted on 1 August 2021 in an offline mode.
The duration for the exam will be three hours and there will be a total of 180 objective type questions, 45 from physics, 45 from chemistry, and 90 from biology (Botany and Zoology).
|Exam name||National Eligibility Cum entrance test (NEET)|
|Exam Duration||3 hours|
This is the main day for every medical aspirant student. In order to make the day successful, along with confidence and full preparation, there is a need to follow the exam guidelines also.
The candidate will need to carry the following documents to the exam center:
Also make, sure you are not having the following things in the exam center on the exam day:
The candidates will need to follow the dress code on the exam day which is as follow:
The candidates should report to the examination center 1 hour before the exam time.
The provisional answer key by the official NTA website is expected to be released by he second week of August 2021. Candidates will be allowed to challenge the answer key in the case when they have authentic evidence to support the claim.
NEET 2021 result
The result for the NEET 2021 is expected to be announced by the last week of August, 2021. Candidates can download their scorecard from the official website by entering their roll number or logging into the registered account.
Following are the cut-off predefined by the Medical Council of India:
|Unreserved category PwD||45%|
|Reserved category (Including reserved category PwD)||40%|
The students with marks above the cut off as per their category will be eligible for the counseling process only. The allotment of seats will be based on merit.
After the above process, the counseling will begin for the allotment of the seats to the qualified candidates.
|NEET application form||1st week of April||Candidates can fill the application form online at the official website/ www.ntaneet.nic.in|
|Deadline to submit the application form||Fourth week of April||Online mode|
|Correction window for the modification in the application form (if any)||Last week of April||Online mode|
|Admit card||Will be available by the 1st week of July||Can be downloaded from the official website.|
|Exam date||August 1, 2021 (announced)||Offline mode|
|Provisional answer key||Second week of August 2021||Will be released online on the official website.|
|Result||Last week of August||Candidate can download the result and the scorecard from the official website.|
So this was the complete information from the filling of the application form for the NEET 2021 and the result. After this, the counseling process will start for the qualified candidates.