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The examination of the National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) is a yearly examination for admissions into Medical Universities around the country. It is the premier medical entrance examination which MCC had made compulsory for all the institutions offering a medical degree to participate in giving admission to the students. To complete the whole process of finally offering admission the National Testing Agency (NTA) releases an application form. So, the students willing to sit for this national level examination need to fill in an application form.
The NEET scores are required for applying in course programs of MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, BUMS courses in government and private’s colleges. This year, the NEET scores will also be used for admissions into B.Sc. Nursing Courses and Life Sciences. So, the examination has quite an importance. Therefore, in this article, we will give some important information regarding the application form for 2021.
Thus, for that purpose, the first step is to know all about NTA NEET examination registration and how to fill the NEET 2021 Application Form. So, this article will focus on stating all the things you need for appearing in the NTA NEET exam 2021 like the 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 2021.
Overview of NTA NEET 2021 Application form Registration
|Article Catgeory||Application Form|
|Exam Type||Entrance Exam|
|Name of exam||National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test|
|Minimum Eligibility||Qualifying Marks in Class XII exam|
|Number of Questions||180|
|NEET Exam Syllabus||Physics, Chemistry and Biology syllabus of class XI & XII|
|Exam Date||12th September 2021|
|Number of Attempts||No limit|
NEET Application Form 2021
For this year’s NEET examination, the authority has released the exam date which is 12 September 2021 (Sunday). Therefore, the application form for this year is available for registration by aspirants from 13th July 2021. NTA NEET 2021 application form registration will be an online process. Except for the students who reside in Leh, Kargil and Kashmir valley who may have an offline application form facility.
The students who want to sit for the examination need to fill up the application form as soon as it gets released by the higher authorities. NTA conducts the NEET exam in different sittings, therefore the candidate has to choose the preferred sitting and exam centre in NEET application form 2021. So, if you are thinking of becoming a doctor then, the NEET examination might be your way. It will counsel you to get an education in the top institutions of the country.
As there were thoughts about the conductance of the exam twice, the authority made it clear that for this year, the exam will be one time only. Each year the number of students sitting for the exam is increasing and so is the competition. The latest number of registered student for 2020 was approximately 15.9 lakh. On that note, let me tell you that for touching sky and success you need to start small and work your every bit towards it.
How Many Times I Can Give NEET?
Earlier, the one candidate could sit for the exam 3 times only but this provision was scraped off in 2018. So, the number of attempts in NEET is now unlimited. Although your age should lie anywhere between the prescribed age limit. Therefore, now the criteria are entirely Age eligibility and not the number of attempts. students can give the exam as many times as they wish to until he is age-eligible.
Important dates for NEET 2021
NTA NEET 2021 application form registration will start soon. By far, only the examination date has been specified by the NTA. So, other official dates are not out yet. The dates are expected to be out soon. Therefore, as soon as the schedule is out we will provide the updated official dates. But for now, the aspirants can definitely check out this section, to get themselves preparing for the exam processes.
|Release of Notification Brochure||13th July 2021|
|Release Date of Application Form||13th July 2021|
|Last date to submit the application form (without late fee)||6th August 2021|
|Application form correction||8th to 12th August|
|Admit Card Release Date||9th August 2021|
|NEET 2021 Exam Date||12th September 2021|
|Display of Answer Key||to be announced|
|NEET Counselling 2021||–|
Rest dates will be updated as soon authority release it, we will inform our user through newsletter so you must give your email and Facebook page notification so you must like our NEET FB page.
NTA NEET 2021 Application Form
NEET application form will be available in online mode and no other form will be released by NTA (National Testing Agency). So any such false attempt made by others are fake and should not be filled by students. The NEET 2021 application form is now available.
So, the candidates must get ready with scanned documents and online mode of payments like a debit card, credit card or net banking credentials. You may also fill the application and pay the fee offline through Common Service Centers (CSC). The students just need to make sure to fill the application form before the last date of registration.
Application Form Filling Eligibility
There are a set of Eligibility criteria for NEET that a student needs to fulfil before filling up the application. These are:
To be eligible for filling the form you must be older than 17 years of age. The age will be calculated as per the age on 31st December 2021. The upper age limit is still 25 years but a petition concerning the increase in the upper age limit is still pending in the Delhi High Court.
The student who wishes to apply for the exam must have passed the 12th or equivalent examination. The subjects in the passing exam must consist of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English with any selective subject.
Further, the criteria 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.
The candidate applying must be an Indian National, NRI, PIO holder or an Overseas Citizen of India.
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.|
|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 as per Appendix in Information Brochure.|
|14.||Father’s/Guardian’s/Mother’s Educational Qualifications as per Appendix in the Information brochure|
|15.||Father’s/Guardian’s/Mother ’s total annual Income as per Appendix 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|
|23.||Type of Institution of class XII/ Equivalent|
|24.||Belonging to Rural/Urban area|
|25.||State to which the applicant belongs to|
|26.||Qualifying examination code|
|27.||School Education Board as per Appendix in Information brochure|
|28.||Choice of Examination Centre as per the Appendices in Information brochure|
NTA NEET 2021 Exam Pattern
What student fail to understand are that studying for entrance exam without knowing what they will get is wrong as they should know that they will be facing during exam hours. So, just to give you an idea of what you will be getting in the exam and how you should prepare for the NEET 2021 Exam Pattern, we have a section below describing the same.
Firstly, like today, every exam is now getting into an online and computer-based pattern, NEET entrance exam still is pen and paper-based. So, it is an advantage as well as a disadvantage for many students. You will be given 3 hours, i.e. 180 minutes to complete the exam which has 180 MCQ type questions, OMR sheet based. The paper will have questions from 4 subjects, each contains 45 questions making up a total of 180 questions.
|S.No||Exam Pattern||Detail of NEET 2021 exam|
|1.||Exam Mode||Offline paper-based exam held in various centres.|
|2.||Language in which you can give exam||11 Languages (English, Hindi, Kannada, Odia, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Urdu and Gujarati).|
|3.||Types of questions||MCQ (Multiple choice questions)|
|4.||Number of Questions||180|
|5.||Sub-section in paper||Physics – 45|
Chemistry – 45
Zoology – 45
Botany – 45
|6.||Marking Scheme||Correct answer: +4 marks|
Incorrect answer: -1 mark
Essential Documents for NEET 2021
Before the students proceed with the form filling process, certain documents are necessary for the candidates to sit for the exam. So, In this section, we are providing details about all such documents. Students must note that you don’t have to send any documents to NTA. You need to upload all these documents on the official website of the NTA, as and when required by the authority.
- Photograph (Passport size)- The name of the students should be printed below the photograph. Also, the uploaded photograph must be new. (size of 10 Kb to 100 Kb).
- Signature- A signature image must be a sign with a black pen on white paper. (size of 3 Kb to 20 Kb).
- Thumb Impression- Impression Image must be of the Left thumb with blue ink on white paper. (size of 10 Kb to 50 Kb).
- High School Certificate- It should be the passing certificate of the student. (100 Kb to 300 Kb).
- Identity Proof- Aadhar Card, Ration Card, Voter ID, Passport or any other ID.
- Bank details- Details of Debit/ Credit Cards, Net banking ID.
- Others– Phone Number, Email ID
The student should make sure that all the scanned images to be uploaded must be in a JPEG/ JPG format.
NEET 2021 Application Form filling procedure
To make sure that applicant data is submitted quickly, NTA has divided the NEET 2021 application into two-phase/Sets. The first set or phase needs to be filled before the last date of application submission, whereas the second set or phase needs to be filled a few days before the result announcement whose information will be shared separately.
The filling up of Application forms is active now. So, the students need to keep some important points in mind as one’s registration is successful because it is very hard to correct the details afterwards. Therefore, check out this section carefully.
Application form filling is done Online for NEET. But the examination form filling is also made available in an offline mode through the CSCs. So, if you are doing an online application and facing difficulties in filling application form, then you can also visit these registered facilitation centres to help you in that case.
Filling the application form is a step by step process. We are listing these steps below. thus, the students willing to apply can follow these steps and proceed with the application. The steps are:
Step 1: Registration & Fill Application Form
- To register for the exam, students can visit the official website of the NTA @nta.nic.in.
- Click on the option displaying ‘New Registration‘. A direct link will also be updated here.
- A registration form will appear on your screen. Enter all the details mentioned in the form. It will include, Your name, parents name, Phone number, email ID, DOB, Caste Category, Nationality, gender, etc.
- Fill in the appearing CAPTCHA code and click on the button of ‘Preview and Next‘.
- Tick Check the Information box and Proceed.
- Now you need to set up a password for your registration ID. An OTP will be sent on your entered mobile number. Enter the OTP and tap on the Submit button.
- You will receive your application number.
Step 2: Applying for NEET 2021
- As soon as you register, an option to login will also be available on the website of NTA.
- Click on the option and login using the provided registration number and Password.
- The application form displaying screen will open up.
- You will see some already filled details on your screen. These details will not be changed.
- Else, the application form will contain various sections, as detailed below.
|Basic Details||Name of the candidate|
Name of Mother and Father
Date of Birth
Email Id etc.
Identification Proof details
|Birth Place details||Name of Birth Place, District and State|
|Question Paper Medium||Choose any from 11 languages|
|Examination Centres||Choose 4 centers. Out the highly preferred option first and go in a decreasing order.|
|Academic Details of Class 10th, 11th, and 12th||School Name|
Educational Board Name
Address of the School
Qualifying Exam Code
|Address details||Enter your permanent and Correspondence address (if any).|
|Parents/ Guardian Details||Occupation|
Annual Income of family
|Dress Code||You can click on Yes if you wish to follow the dress code as per specified by the authority.|
Re-Check all the details and click on the submit button. A pop-up will appear, click on ‘Yes, please do‘ to confirm.
Step 3: Uploading the documents
At this step, the student needs to upload all the documents asked in the application form. The students can check out these documents in the sections above where we have already mentioned all the documents. Upload all the documents as per the specifications and proceed.
Step 4: Application Fee Payment
After completing the application, the uploading site will redirect you to the link for fee payment. The students can now pay the application fee. Fee can be paid through any of the online modes specified by the NTA. You can use your Net banking credentials, Credit card or debit card for fee payment. You will have two option for paying the application fee, you must choose as per your desire.
- Online mode of payment: if you are the holder of any debit card/credit card / E-wallets or using Net-banking then you can choose an 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 mentioned in the challan.
It is to be noted that additional charges will also be levied by the respective banks as per their taxation norms. The fee differs with the category, we are listing the fee below for all the category candidates.
|ST/ SC and PwD||INR 800|
|OBC students||INR 1,400|
|Unreserved/ Gen||INR 1,500|
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 the NEET application Form 2 times then your entry will be cancelled automatically.
Generation of confirmation page is the proof of successful submission of the application form. Save this page for future references.
Step 5: Take the Printout of Confirmation Page
Students should essentially save the receipt and confirmation page and make sure to take at least two printouts of the same.
The official link for apply online for NTA NEET 2021 Exam
Importance of Aadhar Card in NEET 2021
With an 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 the application form. So if you have an Aadhar card it will be beneficial for you as in that case you don’t require any other verification document.
Also, at the examination centre, your entry will be hassle-free. While applying online you must provide Name, DOB, and Gender as per of Aadhar card, failing to do so will result in cancellation and may even hold you ineligible to apply for that year.
Applying NEET Application Form through Common Service Centres
The Government of India has done one good thing by opening more than 2.4 lakh common service centres/ facilitation centres. This was a part of the Digital India Campaign for underprivileged student and those facing difficulty in filling NEET application form online. These centres are managed by Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs) under a village panchayat.
Urban area students know to operate computer & Internet. But candidates from the rural area are not familiar with all those facilities technologies have given. So they can take benefit of these common service centres (CSCs). You need to pay an extra fee for getting your registration, services fee list can be found below in the table.
They support candidates in the online submission of application form and payment of fee through e-wallet. The list of the Common Services Centre is available on the website – www.csc.gov.in.
|1.||Registration, Submission of Application form &|
Printout till Fee Payment (Including upload of Scanned Images )
|2.||Payment of fee through online mode||0.5% of transaction amount|
|3.||Downloading of Admit Card/ OMR/Answer Key||Rs 10|
|4.||Online claim for Responses / Key||Rs 25|
|5.||Printout per page||Rs 5|
NTA NEET 2021 Application Form Correction
While applying for the NEET exam, it is of prime importance that you fill all the fields correctly. But there are cases when you are mistaken while applying online application. So, for this purpose, the National Testing Agency has specified a correction process to make changes in your already submitted application form. Although this is also a one-time process and changes done during this time period will be considered final.
NTA opens the NEET Application Correction Window after the registration process is complete. So you have to wait till the correction link is open. You can follow these steps to correct your application, as soon as the window is made open by the authority.
a) Visit the official website of NTA.
b) Log in to the website using your application ID and Password.
c) You will see an option displaying ‘Click here for Corrections in NEET Application Form’. Click on that option.
d) Change the details that you wish you to.
e) An OTP will be sent on your mobile number, enter the OTP.
f) Submit the modified application form.
g) Take a Print out of the correction slip.
It is to note that not all field corrections are free of cost. So, only the minor changes won’t get charged but if anyone wants to do some major changes, a fee may be applicable. Thus, it is highly recommended that the students fill up the application form carefully to avoid any future changes.
What changes can I make through the Application Correction Window?
The application correction window correction allows changes but there are only a set of changes that are allowed through this window. We are detailing these below.
NEET Application Fields corrected through website
- Parents Name
- Identification mark
- 15% AIQ Eligibility
- Medium of exam
- Examination Centre
- Academic Details
|Date of Birth||Those who have filled the details through Passport Number, Ration card number, Bank account number, Aadhar enrolment and the Registration number is allowed to make changes.|
|Identification Identity||All can change|
|Gender||Everyone can change|
|State code of Eligibility||All the candidates are allowed to|
do the correction for this section
|Disability Status||Document verified|
|Photograph||If there is an error in this field, then you will get an email and SMS in your registered number. Which will contain a link which will take you directly to NEET 2021 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.|
You should be very careful and read details two times as this process as correction window is for a limited time and NTA will not entertain any request thereafter. Once you have successfully made changes in the form you can submit and download the correction slip to show at the centre and during the time of NEET counselling 2021
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 the Aadhaar system. However, there is some section which is 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) – 2021
NTA Address – C-20 1A/8 ,Sector 62 | IITK Outreach Centre, NOIDA-201309
Toll-free Number – 0120-6895200
NEET Application form updates 2021
|Update: The date for the NEET exam has been released by the National Testing Agency (NTA) through an official notification published by the authority. As per the notification, this year the exam of NEET will be held on the 12th September 2021. Check- NEET 2021 Notification|
In the notification, the authority also made clear that the exam will be conducted in 11 languages, namely, and through an offline mode only.
This year the exam pattern for NEET will remain the same. Since the ending year, requests were there to change the exam pattern for NTA NEET this year. But the Higher education Secretary, Amit Khare, made the official announcement, stating that there will be no changes in the pattern of the exam. Get information on NEET Exam Pattern 2021
NTA has officially announced to use this year’s NEET score may be used to give admission to the students in B.Sc. Nursing and Life Sciences course program. So, the Nursing schools, Indian Nursing Council, Nursing Colleges, JIPMER can consider the NEET scores for the process of counselling and admission to relevant courses. You can check for more information on the admission process of NEET-UG 2021. Click Here
Exam of NEET will be conducted for one time in 2021. As there were thoughts on conducting the NTA NEET 2021 two times in a year. The Union Minister of Education, Mr Ramesh Pokhariyal ‘Nishank’ declared that the exam will be conducted only once this year. Although it may change the next year but for the current year, it will be once only.
Read daily updates on NEET 2021. Check out our page, NEET 2021 Latest News.
We hope you got all your answers before appearing and applying online for the NEET application form 2021. But in case you have more in mind you can always ask in the comment section and our team will gladly solve your doubts. You can post your issue in the comment section at the last of this article, in that case, we will be replying to you with the most suitable solution.
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At last, work hard till you get it. All the best for the exam!
Yes. All the students have to fill the application in the online mode only. Although there is an offline mode of application for the students from Leh, Kashmir and Kargil.
Yes. You can change the exam centers for NEET in any case you need to. Such an option will be available during the application form correction window. You can make changes to your filled up application.
A login session on the website is of 30 minutes. So make sure to fill the form within this time frame only, otherwise, you may need to fill it all over again. Therefore, it is advised to keep all your information beforehand.
For all such students who have difficulty filling up the form due to absence of internet services. Such students can fill the application form through the Common Services centres provided by the Government. These centers help the students to fill up the complete application and other processes.
The students can use the android app by the government to locate the nearest CSC, thus avail its services.
You will receive a confirmatory message as soon as you complete with your application. A confirmation page will also be there on your screen as you complete your payment. Keep a Hard copy of this page.
Yes. There may be a fee charge for making changes in some fields.