NEET 2019 REGISTRATIONS WILL START ON OCTOBER 01; KEEP THESE IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS READY
National Testing Agency (NTA) will host the application forms on their official website, nta.ac.in.
The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG will be conducted by the NTA from 2019 onwards. This Test was being conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) till 2018. NEET (UG) is applicable for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry.
The responsibility of the NTA will limited to the conduct of the entrance examination, declaration of result and providing All India Rank to the Directorate General Health Services, Government of India for the conduct of counselling for 15% All India Quota Seats and for supplying the result to state/other Counselling Authorities.
The application form of NEET 2019 exam will be available from October 01, 2018. National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct NEET-UG 2019 and will release the application form for the same online at their website nta.ac.in. NEET 2019 registration for the February examination will be open until October 30, 2018. NEET 2019 exam date is February 6-20, 2019.
NEET is to be held twice a year from 2019 onwards. Thus, the registration will be done twice too. The second NEET exam will be conducted in the month of May 2019, for which the registrations will tentatively start in the second week of march 2019.
As per the official announcement by Prakash Javadekar, there is no hike made in examination fee. Thus, as per the last year, the online examination fee this year should be Rs. 1500 (Boys) and Rs. 750 (Girls).
The examinations will be conducted in 8 sittings on February 6 to 20, 2019. NTA will let the candidates choose their preferred slots and venue for the online examination. Now, it is yet not clear whether a sperate slot booking system will be available or the candidates have to book their preferences during the NEET 2019 Application Form fill up process. However, there are few important points that might remain the same as before, when the Central Board Of Secondary Education (CBSE) used to conduct JEE Mains.
National Testing Agency (NTA) is right now hosting the registration link which is yet not active. This link will be activated on October 01, 2018 as soon as the NEET 2019 registrations start.
Before filling the NEET 2019 Application Form online, candidates must make sure that they are eligible to appear in the entrance examination. There are 3 consecutive attempts allowed in NEET . Thus, candidates who have already exhausted their 3 attempts cannot apply this anymore.
In addition to the NEET eligibility criteria, there are certain important documents that will be required to fill the application form. One of which is the Unique Identification Number (Aadhaar Card Number). To register for NEET , the Aadhaar card Number is mandatory. Without this number, candidates will not be allowed to proceed any further. However, the residents of Assam, Meghalaya and Jammu & Kashmir are exempted from providing their Aadhaar Card number.
Other than that candidates must keep handy the Class 12 certificate (if available) and Class 10 mark sheet for reference while filling the educational details in the form. Also scanned images of Passport size photograph, Signature, and Signature of the guardian must also be kept ready beforehand