The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is the entrance test for admission into various undergraduate medical courses in all medical institutions of India. The National Testing Agency (NTA) usually conducts NEET-UG Exam once a year for admission into different MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS, and BHMS courses in India.
National Testing Agency has released the official notification for the online application of the NEET exam 2021. Interested and eligible candidates may apply online here. As announced by Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, the NEET-UG 2021 will be held on September 12.
NEET Application Form Details
Name of Exam: National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2021
Name of exam conducting body: National Testing Agency (NTA)
Name of courses:
# Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
# Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
# Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery (BAMS )
# Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery (BHMS)
# Bachelor of Siddha Medicine & Surgery (BSMS)
# Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery (BUMS)
Date of exam: September 12 2021 (Sunday)
Exam duration: 3 hours (2 PM to 5 PM)
Exam type: Offline (Pen & Paper-based test)
Official website: neet.nta.nic.in
Eligibility Criteria to Appear in NEET (UG)
The National Testing Agency has fixed the following eligibility criteria to appear NEET 2021.
Nationality: Citizens belonging to the following nationalities are eligible to apply for NEET (UG)
# Indian Nationals
# Non-Resident Indians (NRIs)
# Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)
# Persons with Indian Origin (PIO)
# Foreign Nationals
Age Limit: 17 to 25 years as of the date of examination.
Age Relaxation: 5 years is available for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC-NCL category and PwD Candidates.
Educational Qualification: Candidate must have passed (or appear) Class 10+2 exam or equivalent exam with subjects- English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology individually from a recognised board or university with minimum marks as prescribed below:
# General: 50 %
# PWD: 45 %
# SC/ST/OBC: 40 %
NEET-UG Examination Pattern
|Subject(s)||Section(s)||No. Of Question(s)||Mark(s)|
# The Test pattern of NEET (UG)-2021 comprises two Sections. Each subject will consist of two sections. Section A will consist of 35 Questions and Section B will have 15 questions, out of these 15 Questions, candidates can choose to attempt any 10 Questions. So, the total number of questions and utilization of time will remain the same.
I. Each question carries 04 (four) marks and, for each correct answer candidate will get 04 (four) marks.
II. For each incorrect answer, 01(one) mark will be deducted from the total score.
III. To answer a question, the candidate has to find, for each question, the correct answer/ best option.
IV. However, after the process of the challenge of key, if more than one option is found to be correct then all/ any one of the multiple correct/best options marked will be given four marks (+4).
^ Any incorrect option marked will be given minus one mark (-1).
^ Unanswered/Unattempted questions will be given no marks. In case, a question is dropped/ ignored, all candidates will be given four marks (+4) irrespective of the fact whether the question has been attempted or not attempted by the candidate.
Medium of NEET Question Papers
NEET 2021 Application Fee
Interested and eligible candidates have to pay an application fee of the amount mentioned below during the online submission of the NEET-UG application. The fee can be paid using a credit card/ debit card/ net banking/ e-challan/ UPI.
- General: Rs.1500/-
- Gen EWS/ OBC-NCL: Rs.1400/-
- SC/ ST/ PwD/ Transgender: Rs.800/-
- Outside India: Rs.7500/-
How to Apply for NEET-UG Exam
Interested and eligible candidates who want to apply for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG Level exam may follow the below-mentioned steps.
- Scroll down, go to the Important Web-Link’s section.
- Read all instructions and guidelines, click on PROCEED TO APPLY ONLINE NEET (UG)-2021 button.
- Enter your all credentials, verify your mobile number with OTP, upload all necessary documents, and make payment of the application fee.
- Finally hit Submit button.
- Take a printout of the NEET application form for future reference.
NEET 2021 Application Portal
# Starting Date for Online Registration & Payment of Fee: 13th July 2021
# Last Date for Online Registration & Payment of Fee: 6th August 2021
# Date of examination: 12/09/2021
# Date of release of admit card: To be released 3 days before the Examination
# Date of declaration of result: To be updated soon
Important web links:
|Online Application||Click Here|
|Official Notification||Click Here|
|Information Brochure||Click Here|