The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) is a single window entrance examination in the country conducted for admission to the medical, dental and AYUSH courses. The National Testing Agency (NTA) will be responsible for conducting the NEET Undergraduate (UG) from 2019 onwards. In order to register for the NEET UG, aspirants should meet all the eligibility criteria set by the NTA.
The NTA is also vested with the authority to issue the NEET UG admit card for the entrance examination. Aspirants have to note that they will not be permitted to appear for the examination without a valid NEET admit card. One can download NEET admit card on the official website of NTA. Candidates are advised to download the soft copy of NEET admit card and preserve until the completion of admission procedure.
|Exam name||National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET)|
|Conducted by||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Mode of availability||Online|
|Number of test cities||150|
|Documents to carry||2 passport size photograph and 1 valid photo identity card|
|NEET admit card date||April 15, 2019|
|NEET exam date||May 5, 2019|
Step 1: Visit the official website of NTA – www.nta.ac.in.
Step 2: Go to the 'NEET (UG)'.
Step 3: Click on link ''Download NEET (UG) Admit Card'' on the homepage.
Step 4: Enter the application number, password and the security pin.
Step 5: Submit the details to access the NEET UG admit card.
Step 6: Download the NEET UG admit card and take a printout.
After downloading the NEET UG admit card, candidates need to check whether all the details are printed correctly or not. Some of the important details to check are given below.
Candidates can click on the ''Forgot Password'' on the NTA's official website to get the registration/application number. Candidates need to enter the personal details such as the name, father name, mother name, date of birth, category and security pin. After entering the details, the registration/application number will be displayed. Candidates can use the same to access the NEET admit card.
Candidates should produce a valid photo identity card issued by the Central or State government along with the NEET admit card at the examination centre for verification purpose. If candidates fail to bring either NEET admit card or photo identity card, they will not be permitted to sit in the examination. One should also bring two passport size photograph to the test centre which should be the same as uploaded in NEET application form. Some of the accepted documents for the verification are listed below.
The gates of the NEET examination centre will open two hours prior to the commencement of the test. Candidates will not be permitted to enter the examination centre less than 30 minutes from the starting time of the test. The below table describes the entire NEET UG exam day schedule.
|Date of NEET examination||May 5, 2019|
|Duration of examination||2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (3 hours)|
|Last entry in the examination centre||1:30 PM|
|Sitting on the seat in the examination hall/room||1:15 PM|
|Announcement of important instructions and checking of admit cards by the invigilator||1:30 PM to 1:45 PM|
|Distribution of test booklet||1:45 PM|
|Writing of particulars on the test booklet by the candidate||1:50 PM|
|Test commences||2:00 PM|
|Test concludes||5:00 PM|
In case of any discrepancies in NEET admit card, candidates should contact the examination authority immediately. The contact address along with the telephone number is mentioned below.
National Testing Agency,
Block C-20 1A/8, Sector- 62 IITK Outreach Centre,
Gautam Buddh Nagar,
Noida-201309 Uttar Pradesh (India)
Telephone No.: 8076535482 & 7703859909