The NEET exam dates for 2021 are expected to release soon. It was earlier being reported that the exam will be held in the first week of May, 2021, however, recently, the dates for CBSE board examination have been revised. The board exams will now be held in May, hence there are high chances for postponement of NEET 2021 dates. The tentative dates related to the NEET 2021 are given below. The candidates can chalk out their preparation plans as per these dates. The official dates will be updated on this page soon after they are released on the official website of NTA NEET 2021.
NEET Important Dates 2021
The registration process for NEET is likely to begin in January, 2021. The HRD Minister has assured that the aspirants will be given ample of time to prepare themselves for NEET 2021, after they are through with their CBSE board exams. Since the board examination will now be held in May, the NTA NEET 2021 exam might be conducted in the second week of June, 2021.
The official notification for NEET 2021 is awaited. The tentative dates for all the important events are tabulated below for your reference:
|Application Form start date||Third week of February, 2021|
|The last date to submit an online NEET Application||Last week of March, 2021|
|Last date of Transaction of Fee||Last week of March, 2021|
|NEET 2021 Application Form Correction Dates||--|
|NEET 2021 Admit Card Release Date||First week of June, 2021|
|NEET 2021 Exam Date||Last week of June, 2021|
|NEET 2021 Provisional Answer Key||--|
|NEET 2021 Answer Key Challenge||--|
|NEET Result 2021 Date||To be announced|
|NEET 2021 Counselling Dates||To be announced|
NEET 2021 Correction Dates: Once the NEET 2021 registration dates have passed, the National Testing Agency gives candidates a few dates to make alterations in their NEET forms. The candidates are allowed to make changes to a few fields during this period of time. This window may be opened in the first or the second week of April, 2021.
NEET 2021 OMR Sheet Release Date: The provisional answer key for NEET 2021 will be released a couple of days after the examination. The candidates can expect it in the last week of June, or first week of July, 2021. NTA will also release the candidates' response sheets along with the provisional answer key. The candidates will have the option to challenge the provisional answer key by paying a requisite amount of fee and submitting a proof to support their claim.
Note: The dates mentioned in the table above are tentative. The official dates will be updated there as soon as the official NEET 2021 notification is announced. Until then, please use the above set of tentative dates to have an idea of the NEET 2021 Timeline.
Exam Time Schedule
NEET exam duration and timings are given below. The exam will be conducted in a single slot across India and candidates must reach the exam centre well before scheduled exam time. Because there will be some procedures to complete before taking the test. Candidates must carefully go through NEET 2021 Guidelines to know the important details to keep in mind on the exam day.
|Test start time||2.00 pm|
|Test end time||5.00 pm|