NEET Application Form 2018

NEET Application Form Apply Online: Hello Aspirants, looking for NEET Application Form 2018 dates then you will get all the important information that you need for applying online for NEET entrance examination for MBBS/BDS courses in government and private’s colleges. But before that let me tell you that for touching sky and success you need to start small and work your every bit towards it. And for that purpose, the first step is to know all about NEET examination and Fill the NEET 2018 Application Form.

So if you are thinking of becoming doctor then this might be your way to becoming as after NEET examination and counselling you will get an education in a top institution of the country. This article tells all the things you need for appearing in NEET exam 2018 like application form online registration date & last date, how to apply online, correction in form after applying, important things to keep, and what to do after successfully registering for NEET exam.

Good News: CBSE has uploaded NEET 2018 notification on their official website. You can check it below.


NEET -UG-2018-notification-letter

CBSE NEET Application Form 2018

NEET Application Form 2018 Online


Update 1: Good news for the candidates from the state of Andhra Pradesh, J&K, Telangana. On Tuesday via The Hindu newspaper news was out that Minister of Health Kamineni Srinivas said Andhra Pradesh is now included in the national pool for the UG & PG medical courses. This statement was released from New Delhi by Doctor Srinivas that all the three states are now open to All India quota and their students now will also get the opportunity to sit in others state round through 15% quota.

Article 371 D was the law that was applied to these states which were making an obstacle for joining the national pool. But now everything is resolved. From NEET 2018 you will be allowed to fill these sates for counselling round under 15% seats and corresponding students from these states will be able to apply for AIQ. The removal of Article 371 D from the state of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana allow the Medical universities of these states to invite candidate from National level for counselling & seat allotment. via timesnownews

National Eligibility Entrance Test is the premier medical entrance examination which MCC had made compulsory for all the institution (Except AIIMS & JIPMER) offering a medical degree in MBBS/BDS to participate for taking admission of students. Earlier for getting admission in medical courses students have to give AIPMT or college level test but now after Medical council commission released paper that one national level entrance test will be held, which first began from 2013. Each year number of students are increasing and the latest number of the registered student for 2017 is approximately 11.5 lakh.

NEET now called the gateway to attainment in a medical and dental institution for UG degree.

How Many Times I Can Give NEET?

One candidate can only sit for 3 times in exam, after which candidate will become ineligible for NEET. MCC release notification that NEET 2017 will be treated as the first attempt to the exam, irrespective of the previous attempt of AIPMT. So you must keep this in mind while preparing for it, and take first time as serious as you can and which will increase its importance after each attempt.

Overview of NEET 2018

1.       NEET 2018 Exam Date6th May 2018
2.       Release Date of Application Form9th  January 2018
3.       NEET Result Declaration05 June 2018
4.       Minimum EligibilityQualifying Marks in Class XII exam
5.       Number of Questions180
6.       NEET Exam SyllabusPhysics, Chemistry and Biology syllabus of class XI & XII
7.       Seats offered56,000 (approx.)
     Course nameDuration
9.       Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)5 years
10.   Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)5 years
 EventsDates (Tentative)
11.   NEET 2018 Application Form starts9th January 2018
12.   Last date to submit the application form (without late fee)9th March 2018
13.   Receipt of confirmation page in CBSE (without late fee)9th March 2018
14.   Last date to submit the application form (with late fee)10th March 2018
15.   Receipt of confirmation page in CBSE (with late fee)Last week of February 2018
16.   Admit Card Release DateFirst week of April 2018
18.   Display of OMR SheetWill be intimated on website
19.   Display of Answer KeyWill be intimated on website
20.   Result Declared05 June 2018 (Tuesday)
21.   NEET CounsellingJuly 2018

NEET 2018 Application Form Filling Eligibility

To be eligible for filling the form you must be older than 17 years on 31st December 2018 and not older than 25 years for general category and 30 years for reserved categories.

Next is you must have passed 12th or equivalent examination from Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English with any selective subject. Further, they are divided into passing percentage: A) General Category: 50% in all subject and aggregate. B) OBC/ST/SC Candidates: 40% marks in all PCM and 40% in aggregate. C) PH/PWD candidates: 45% for General & 40% for ST/SC/OBS with locomotory disability of lower limbs.

You will be allowed to give 3 attempts starting the year 2017. The previous attempt of NEET and AIPMT will not be count.

NOTE: If you have previously qualified the exam and were called for the counselling rounds, & you did not join the allotted college in given stipulated time, you will be held ineligible for future counselling. So it’s important that you show up at the centre with original documents.

Also Check: NEET 2018 Apply Online

NEET 2018 Application Form

NEET application form will be available in online mode and no other form will be released by MCC. So any such false attempt made by others are fake and should be filled by students. The application form is released for the registration from 9th January 2018 till 11:59 PM 9th March 2018. So you must now be ready with scanned documents and online mode of payments like a debit card, credit card or Net banking. Or you can pay fee offline through Common Service Centres. Medical council committee & department of medical and health services will be holding all the rights to the exam which CBSE conducts.

Also, good news for the students that Ministry of Ayush made official that admission in state government college for courses like BHMS, BAMS, BUMS based on NEET scores. So AYUSH UG degree will consider NEET scores, so one more reason to fill the application form NEET exam 2018 before the last date of registration.

Particulars to Be Filled In the Online Application Form

1.Name as per Aadhaar card
2.Date of Birth as per Aadhaar card
3.Gender as per Aadhaar card
4.Mother’s Name as given in High School Certificate
5.Father’s name as given in High School Certificate
7.Self Declaration Appendix-III in Information Brochure.
9.Permanent Address
10.Aadhaar Number/Aadhaar Enrolment Number/Registration Number issued by Facilitation Centre/Passport Number/Ration
11.Card Number/Bank Account Number/Any other valid Govt. Id. Number
12.State/District of Birth
13.Father’s/Guardian’s/Mother’s Occupation Appendix-VI in Information Brochure.
14.Father’s/Guardian’s/Mother’s Educational Qualifications Appendix-VI in the Information brochure
15.Father’s/Guardian’s/Mother ’s total annual Income Appendix-VI in the Information brochure
16.Question Paper Language
17.Year of Class XII/Equivalent passed/appearing
18.Percentage of marks/Grade in class X/ Equivalent & XII/ Equivalent
19.State/District of class X, XI & XII
21.Minority Status
22.Disability Status
23.Type of Institution of class XII/ Equivalent
24.Belonging to Rural/Urban area
25.State to which the applicant belongs to, see Appendix-V in Information brochure
26.Qualifying examination code (Refer para – 4 of Chapter-3)
27.School Education Board see Appendix-VII in Information brochure
28.Choice of Examination Centre see Appendix-II in Information brochure

CBSE NEET 2018 Exam Pattern:

Just to give you an idea what you will be getting the exam and how you should prepare for NEET 2018, just look at the glimpse of Exam pattern. What student fail to understand are that studying for entrance exam without knowing what they will get is wrong and they should know that they will be facing during exam hours. Firstly, still, when every exam is becoming online and computer-based, NEET entrance exam still is pen and paper-based. You will be given 3 hours to complete the exam which has 180 MCQ type questions with 4 subjects each contains 45 questions.

S.NoExam PatternDetail of NEET 2018 exam
1.        Exam ModeOffline paper-based exam held in various centres.
2.        Language in which you can give examEnglish, Hindi, Kannada, Odia, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese and Gujarati
3.        Types of questionsMCQ (Multiple choice questions)
4.        Number of Questions180
5.        Sub-sectionPhysics – 45

Chemistry – 45

Zoology – 45

Botany – 45

6.        Marking SchemeCorrect answer: +4 marks

Incorrect answer: -1 mark


NEET 2018 Application Form filling procedure

It will begin from 3rd week of January 2018 but students need to keep this important points in mind as one’s registration is successful it is very hard to correct the details. You must note that you don’t have to send any documents to CBSE other than upload them to the website. You just have to take the printout of receipt and admit card for examination center verification.

Official link for apply online for NEET 2018:

If you are eligible for apply online and facing difficulties in filling application form, then you can also visit registered facilitation centre by CBSE to help you in that case, also you can post your issue in comment section at the last of this article, in that case, we will be replaying you with most suitable solution.

Steps to fill NEET 2018 Application Form
Step 1: Registration & Fill Application Form
Go the official portal link and then Click on “Apply Online” link as shown in the image. A direct link will also be updated here.
After it will ask for confirmation, Click on “Proceed to Apply Online” to it.
Choose the option for Apply if registered previous year.

Submit the declaration by clicking “I Agree”.

Candidates have to fill their basic details asked in the registration form

  1. Name of the candidate
  2. Date of Birth
  3. Mobile Number
  4. Email Id etc.
  5. Medium of Question Paper
  6. Choice of Examination Centre
  7. Academic details of class 10 and 12 etc.

After filling all the details, two links will be given “Next” & “Reset”.

Click Next if form filled correctly and reviews carefully by you.

After that click on “Final Submit” button.

You should save your registration number it will be needed to download admit card and future purposes.

Step 2: Upload Photo and Signature
Upload your scanned images.

Latest Photograph (size of 10 Kb to 100 Kb.)

Signature (size of 3 Kb to 20 Kb)

All images must be in JPEG format only.

Step 3: Application Fee Payment
[showmyads]After uploading site will redirect you to the link for fee payment.

Pay the NEET 2018 application fee using the Payment Gateway facility or through E-challan.

Step 4: Take the Printout of Confirmation Page
Save the receipt and confirmation page.

Take at least two printouts of same.

Importance of Aadhar Card in NEET 2018

With increasing number of linking of Aadhar card with all other service and product of government and private, NEET also made it a requirement for filling application form 2018. So if you have Aadhar card it will be beneficial for you as in that case you don’t require any other verification document. Also at the examination center, your entry will be hassle-free. While applying online you must provide Name, DOB, and Gender as per of Aadhar card, falling to do so will result in cancellation and may even hold you ineligible to apply for that year.

Download the NEET 2018 Aadhar Card Notification PDF released by CBSE.

NOTE: if you are aspirant from any of the state mentioned J&K, Assam, Meghalaya then in that case you need to prove your identity with additional documents like passport number, bank details, ration card, or original copy of documents you have shown to make Aadhar card.

Payment of the NEET Application Fees

As told above you have two option for paying the application fee, you must choose as per your desire.

Online mode of payment: if you are the holder or any debit card/credit card / E-wallets or using Net banking then you can choose Online gateway to pay. Our recommendation is online payment.

Offline E-challan: if you no option above then you can download the E-challan and pay the fee by depositing the application fee in any branch to the bank details mention in challan.


NEET 2018 Application Fee
S.NOCategoryFee details
1.        General/OBC Rs.1400
2.        SC/ST/PH Rs.750

After payment of the fee, there will no refund request will be accepted by the authority in any circumstances and in that case, it’s up to you to sit in the examination. Also if you had filled NEET application Form 2 times then your entry will be cancelled automatically.

Generation of confirmation page is the proof of successful submission of application form.

Applying NEET Application Form through Common Service Centres

CBSE had done one good thing by opening more than 2.4 lakh for the underprivileged student and those facing difficulty in filling NEET application form online. Urban area students know to operate computer & Internet. But candidate from the rural area are not familiar with all those facilities technologies have given. So they can take benefit of these common service centres. You need to pay an extra fee for getting your registration, services fee list can be found below in the table.

They support to candidates in online submission of application form and payment of fee through e-wallet. The list of the Common Services Centre is available on website –

 1.Registration, Submission of Application form &
Printout till Fee Payment (Including upload of Scanned Images )
Rs 25
 2.Payment of fee through online mode0.5% of transaction amount
 3.Downloading of Admit Card/ OMR/Answer KeyRs 10
 4.Online claim for Responses / KeyRs 25
 5.Printout per pageRs 5

Application Instructions for Jammu and Kashmir, Andhra Pradesh, and Telangana Students

If you are from J&K, AP and Telangana then you must read this. MCC & CBSE had made policy that students from these states are not entitled to 15% All India quota as these states opted out of this scheme. So if you want to claim this scheme you have submit self-declaration to CBSE. Declaration states that you are not domicile of any of these states and not eligible for medical admission in these states.

CBSE NEET 2018 Application Form Correction

Very important that you will all the fields while applying online application form because correction process will take time depending on what information to be edited you will have to follow a different procedure. NEET application form correction will open after the registration process is completed generally 1st week of March. So you have to wait till the correction link are open. Read More in detail

Changes that are allowed through online are

  1. Date of Birth
  2. Identification mark
  3. Gender
  4. State code of eligibility
  5. Medium of exam
  6. Disability status
  7. Examination Centre
  8. Category

You should be very careful and read details two times as this process as correction window is for a limited time and CBSE will not entertain any request thereafter. Ones you have successfully made changes in the form you can submit and download the correction slip to show at center and NEET counselling 2018 time.

Schedule of NEET 2018

S.NOParticulars to happenDates (Tentative)
 NEET Application EndsMarch 9, 2018
 NEET Application Form Correction12.03.2018 (Monday) to 16.03.2018 (Friday)
 NEET Admit Card2nd Week of April, 2018
 NEET UG ExamMay 6th 2018
NEET Application Fields corrected through website


Required documents / details

Note- you will only get one time for correction.

 Date of BirthThose who have filled the details through Passport number, Ration card number, Bank account number, Aadhar enrolment and Registration number is allowed to make changes
 Identification IdentityAll
 GenderAll can change
 State code of EligibilityAll the candidates are allowed to
do the correction for this section
 CategoryDocument verified
 Disability StatusDocument verified
 Medium of Exam
 Examination CentreOnly Tripura students can change centre.
NEET Application Fields corrected through E-mail & SMS
 PhotographIf there is an error in this field, then you will get email and SMS in your registered number. Which will contain a link which will take you directly to application form page for correction? The link will be available for 3 days so you should re-upload the scanned image in that time frame.
 Identification mark

Dates will be updated as soon authority release it, we will inform our user through newsletter so you must give you email and through Facebook page notification so you must like our NEET FB page.

NOTE– If you have filled the application form through Aadhar then you will not be allowed to make changes as your verification will be valid as it will be validated by Aadhaar system. However, there is some section which are subject to term and condition as per authority and must be checked again. Also, some section needs special procedure mentioned, so you must have given correct email and mobile number.

Help Line Numbers for NEET (UG) – 2018

Help Desk
Toll-free Number

Final Word:-

We hope you get all your answers before appearing and applying online for NEET application form 2018. But in case you have more in mind you can always ask in the comment section and our team will gladly solve your doubts.

Also, you can check our detailed articles on how to prepare for NEET 2018, how to download admit card, what are the prerequisite to MBBS/BDS counselling and various other.

Don’t forget to share this page with your friend who is also thinking to appear in NEET 2018 entrance exam.

At last, work hard till you get it.

All the best for the exam!