NEET 2021 Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Application form & Pattern

NEET 2020 Exam dates.

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is conducted by NTA to select students for MBBS and BDS courses in various private and government medical colleges across the country. NEET 2021 is likely to be conducted in May 2021 and those of you planning to appear for the same must have already started with its preparation. Besides preparing rigorously for the exam, here are some details that you must know about Neet 2021 exam dates:

NEET 2021 Exam Dates

NEET 2021 Exam date will be declared by National Testing Agency (NTA) on its official Site( Students can check below tentative schedule for various events of NEET 2021:

Events Dates
Release of Application Form December 2020
Last date of application form Submission 1st week of January 2021
Application form correction 3rd week of January 2021
NEET(UG) 2020 Admit Card Last week of March 2021
NEET 2020 Exam Date 1st week of May 2021
Answer key & Solutions 2nd week of May 2021
Result Announcement 1st week of june 2021
Counselling Date 3rd week of June 2021

NEET 2021 Application Form Date

Here Find the following details about the  NEET 2021 Application Form and required documents.

  • NEET UG 2021 registration begins 1st week of November 2020.
  • The Application Form for NEET 2021 shall be available via online mode only.
  • Scanned image of recent passport size photograph and signature must be uploaded along with the application form.
  • Download the confirmation page that appears after submitting the form.
  • NEET 2021 Application Fee to be submitted by the candidates belonging to the General and OBS category is Rs. 1400/-
  • The candidates belonging to the SC/ST and PH category need to pay Rs. 750/-
  • Application Fee can be paid via credit card, debit card, net banking, UPI and e-wallet.

Read: Click to Download the NEET 2020 Syllabus in Pdf

NEET 2021 Exam Pattern

Student must Check the NEET 2021 Exam pattern, Before start the preparation.

NEET Pattern NEET Detail
NEET Exam Mode Offline (pen-paper based) Mode
Questions Type Objective,Multiple Choice Questions
Exam language/Medium English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Oriya, Assamese, Telugu, Tamil, Urdu and Kannada Languages.
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Total No of Questions 180 questions [Biology (90), Physics (45), Chemistry (45)]
Total Marks 720 marks
Marking Scheme Marks for correct answer (+4)
Negative Marking 1 Negative marks for every wrong answer

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NEET 2021 Eligibility Criteria

It is important for the candidates to go through the neet 2021 eligibility, before filling the form:

  • Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Indian Nationals, Foreign Nationals, Persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCIs) are eligible to apply for NEET UG 2021.
  • Candidates from J&K state shall be eligible to apply for 15% All India Quota. This would be on the basis of self-declaration.
  • Candidates must be 17 years of age before 31stDecember 2021.
  • Candidates must have cleared Class 12th or equivalent exam. Those appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible.
  • Candidates must have Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Bio-Technology with English as a mandatory subject in Class 12th.
  • Candidates must score a minimum of 50% marks in PCB group in Class 12th. Those belonging to the PH category must score 45% marks and those from the SC/ST category must score a minimum of 40% marks.

Read: Last 10 years NEET Question Papers with Solutions Pdf Free Download

NEET 2021 Admit Card

National Eligibility cum Entrance Test NEET 2021 Admit Card release is expected soon. There are speculations that the admit card shall be released 3rd week of April 2021. Like each year, lace of students have filled the application for this medical entrance exam and are eagerly waiting for their admit card which is their ticket to the examination hall. Student download Neet 2021 admit card on NTA office Site. Click to know more about the how to download the NEET 2021 admit card?

How to Apply for NEET 2021

  • Go to the official website –
  • Click on ‘NEET’ application form
  • Log in with your user id and password
  • Enter the compulsory details
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button
  • Download it, and take a print out for further use

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