NEET Facilitation Center 2021: The National Testing Agency provides candidates from across the country, the facility to apply online. Online Services offered by the Authority is a boon for all the masses as it takes only a few minutes to complete the application. But there are still some candidates who are unable to use this facility. This is because of the unavailability of online services in such areas.
For all such candidates, NTA provides the facility of Common Service Centers (CSC) or the NEET Facilitation Center. The online facilities offered by these centres is the NEET application form filling, submission process, admit card downloading and also the fee payment can be done through these centres.
In this article, we are going to discuss everything about these centres, the services offered by them, charges and much more. Candidates who are ready to fill the application forms for 2021 must read this article till the end to know this alternate process of NEET 2021 form filling.
NTA NEET 2021 Highlights
|Exam||NEET UG 2021|
|Conducting Body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Application Fee||General- INR 1500 |
EWS, OBC – INR 1400
SC, Transgender, ST/ PwD- INR 800
|Official Website of NTA NEET 2021||ntaneet.nic.in|
|Official Website for CSC||www.csc.gov.in|
|Helpline for CSC||011-24301349|
NEET Facilitation Service Center 2021
A large part of our country still consists of the areas which do not possess some services such as the Internet. These areas are mainly the rural areas where the internet services are not so prominent. To out rule, this shortcoming NTA is providing the facility of the Common Service Centres, i.e., the CSCs. These centres are also known as the Facilitation Centres.
The Common Service Centre was developed as a part of the National E-governance program of the Government of India. These service centres are managed at the village panchayat level by the Village-level entrepreneurs (VLEs). These service centres are developed aiming to extend help to the students residing in the backward areas. Thus, removing the hindrances for all such students.
The NEET Facilitation Center/ Common Service Centers provide assistance to the students in the full application form filling. Such centres also provide the services of fee payment through an e-wallet. Today, in India, the number of these common service centres across India is above 2.4 lakh. All these centres are capable of providing any support needed to the candidates from the village to submit their applications online.
You can view more information about the Common Service Centers from the official website of the authority, i.e., www.csc.gov.in.
Common Service centers Fee
As these NEET Facilitation Center provide the facilities, they charge some minimum fee. These fee charges are kept minimal to help provide better services to a large portion of people residing in such inaccessible areas. The common service centre will be providing services according to the details mentioned in the table below:
|Preparing e-mail, Filling of Application Form, Submission of Application form & printout till Fee Payment(Including upload of Scanned Images)||25|
|Online payment of Fee||0.5% of transaction|
|Downloading of Admit Card/OMR/Answer Key||10|
|Online claim for Responses/Key||25|
|Printout per page||5|
Find NTA NEET 2021 CSC Centers
Since there is more than a 2.4 Lac facilitation centre, the government of India made the official website where a candidate can seek the location of CSC nearby. All you have to do is head over to locate their nearby CSC through the official website.
Now the authority has made this service more accessible and easy to use with the help of the android application. So, the students can download the CSC Locator android application from the Google Play Store. Visit locator.csccloud.in to download the app. This app will facilitate the students to know the nearby Facilitation centre. All you need to do is click on the Install button and your application will be ready to use.
To avail of the facilities provided by these NEET Facilitation Center/ CSCs, students can visit these centres on a regular working day. Working hours for these centres is from 9:30 in the morning to 6 pm. Before the students visit the nearby CSC, make sure to take all the essential documents along to avoid any inconvenience.
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Application through NEET Facilitation Centers- NTA NEET 2021
To fill in the online application students must be aware of the NTA NEET 2021 Application Procedure in detail to apply for the NEET online. The process is simple and students can follow these steps:
- Firstly, the candidate needs to visit the nearby CSC during working hours.
- The next step is to contact the Village Level Entrepreneur (VLE) and ask him to fill in all the NTA NEET 2021 Application Form on your behalf.
- Students should provide all his/ her details to the VLE facilitating to fill the application form.
- After completing the application form filling, students can now proceed with the payment with the help of the VLE.
- Payment can be given through different mediums for e.g.: E-wallet, Debit or Credit Card and Net Banking.
- Submit the application form. A confirmation page is then generated on the website for the final step of the application submission form and you will receive the confirmation by mail as well.
- Pay for all the charges and the support by the VLE at the Facilitation centre.
Note: If you do not receive any confirmation concerning the application, your application may not have been submitted. Thus, candidates can always go back to find the error in the specific field and correct it.
To Read in detail, you can check this article– NTA NEET 2021 Application Procedure
NEET UG application form update 2021
For NTA NEET 2021, the authorities have released the entrance exam date. The exam is scheduled to be held on 1 August 2021. The application forms for NEET UG 2021 will soon be released by the National Testing Agency. After that, all the NEET aspiring candidates can check the form on the official website of NTA.
The last for the submission of the NEET 2021 application form will also be announced by the authorities. As the official schedule is not out yet, candidates can check out these tentative dates for the NTA NEET 2021 Entrance Exam. The dates regarding various steps for the submission and conducting of the examination are given below. Students can also check out the NTA NEET 2021 Notification for more details.
|Online submission of Application||March 2021|
|Last date of Payment||March – April 2021|
|Date of examination||1 August 2021|
- Additional Fees for the service and processing charges are also applicable for the form filling. All these charges are to be paid by the applicant in addition to the examination fees.
- Also, the online payment through various modes like Debit and Credit card payment Net Banking and E-Wallet services will pose some percentage of taxes as per the banks. This will also be payable to the responsible NEET Facilitation Center to the CSCs.
- Candidates can check for further details on the official website of the NTA to clear any more queries.
- The candidates must keep in mind that once they have submitted the application form it cannot be withdrawn or cancelled via any claims made by the candidate. As the National Testing Agency norms do not allow any such process.
Applicants can find their nearby center by locating it through the android application available on the playstore. You can find the application link in the article.
As per the NTA norms, any general candidate has to pay an application fee of INR 1500 to fill the application form.
The assistance to the students in form filling will be provided by the Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs).
Students can visit these centers from 9:30 am to 6 pm on all working days, with all the documents required for registration.
In case you face any query regarding the CSC, you can contact on the toll-free number -18001213468
The CSC charges Rs. 25 for their services of form filling in addition to the fee of the application form.
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