The national-level NEET entrance exam is around the corner. The National Testing Agency (NTA) is all set to conduct the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) examination on September 13 amid the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID 19) pandemic. NTA assures that NEET UG exam will be conducted with adequate measures for the safety of all without compromising the high standards. The NTA has specified about NEET dress code in the official information bulletin. Explore the NEET dress code for female and NEET dress code for male along with the list of barred items.
NEET Dress Code
Candidates should get familiar with the advisory guidelines issued by NTA to avoid unnecessary stress or headache in the last-minute. The NTA has issues instructions for candidates to follow the NEET dress code while appearing for the medical entrance exam.
Students must avoid light clothes with long sleeves. In case, candidates come in cultural/ customary dress to appear for the exam should report at least an hour before the last reporting time, i.e., 12.30 pm. Shoes are not permitted.
NEET Dress Code For Female
- Female candidates advised wearing half sleeve t-shirts/shirts/kurta while appearing for NEET exam.
- Any kind of long sleeves or fancy sleeves not permitted.
- Avoid elaborate embroidery, buttons, frills, etc.
- One should try to avoid all metallic/non-metallic jewellery.
- The exam authority clearly stated that shoes are not permitted. Hence, boots, heels, and other fancy footwear are not allowed.
- Girl students can wear slippers and sandals with low heels.
NEET Dress Code For Male
- Similar to NEET dress code for female, male candidates should not wear long or full sleeve shirts/ t-shirts. Shirts/t-shirts should be simple.
- Try to avoid a dress that contains zips, pockets, huge buttons, etc.
- Boys can wear simple trousers/pants. It is not recommended to wear kurta pajamas.
- Shoes, boots, or any covered footwear is prohibited. Candidates can wear slippers or sandals.
NTA NEET Exam Dress Code
The official information bulletin reads, "Light clothes with long sleeves are not permitted. However in case, candidates come in cultural/ customary dress at the Examination Centre, they should report at least an hour before the last reporting time i.e. 12.30 pm so that there is enough time for proper frisking without any inconvenience to the candidate while maintaining the sanctity of the examination.
It also reads, "Slippers, sandals with low heels are permitted. Shoes are not permitted. In case of any deviation required due to unavoidable (medical, etc.) circumstances, specific approval of NTA must be taken before the Admit Cards are issued."
Candidates are advised to follow instructions strictly that help NTA to conduct the examination fair.