NEET 2017: Admit Cards Released, Download Now
The NEET 2017 admit cards have been released on the official website, the link for which is cbseneet.nic.in
This year, the examination will be held on May 7 at 104 examination cities across the country and in total 11, 35,104 aspirants have registered for the exam.
Candidates trying to download NEET UG July 2017 admit card have to visit the official website and fill the blank space with the required information including registration number, date of birth and login details.
As per the updates, NEET exam 2017 has been scheduled for 07th May and more than 11 lakh candidates have applied for the examination.
Due to the huge rush on the NEET official website candidates may face technical issues in getting their admit card, so the candidates are advised to stay calm and refresh the official website in a short interval of time.
How to download NEET UG 2017 Admit Cards:
- Log on to the official website www.cbseneet.nic.in
- Under ‘Online Services’, click on ‘Candidate Login’
- In the provided fields, enter your registration number and password
- Click on login
- Your admit card will be displayed on the screen
- Download the same and take a print out for future reference
Note : Admit cards will not be sent to candidates by post. Once the admit card is downloaded, a PDF copy of the same will be e-mailed to the candidate on his/ her registered e-mail id.
NEET UG 2017 Admit Card Delayed
The reason for the delay cited on the website is the recent SC order to include 25 year and above students in the NEET 2017 exams. As candidates would be aware, the original notification for NEET 2017 had put on an age cap on the candidates applying for the NEET exam. However, after applications were filed with the Supreme Court regarding the age limit, the apex court in its order had instructed CBSE to accept candidates above 25 years for the NEET 2017 exam. The Supreme Court had also instructed the Board to open the applications for the candidates above 25 years who had missed on filling the application because of the first order.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has invited online applications for National eligibility cum entrance test (UG) – NEET UG 2017. The examination will be conducted in 80 cities across the country on May 7 for admission into MBBS/BDS courses in India in medical/dental colleges run with an approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
Changes in This Year NEET UG Exam
This year there have been changes in the age limit and eligibility criteria for aspirants appearing for the exam. Candidates are required to keep the Admit Cards till their admission in MBBS/BDS Course. Any correction pertaining to the photograph and signature will be intimated through e-mail and SMS and the same will be available in the candidate’s login account. Other permissible corrections will also be through log-in account with in permissible time only; therefore, ensure submission of correct data while submitting the application.
Also Indian citizens, non-resident Indians, overseas citizens of India, person of Indian origin and foreign nationals are eligible to appear in NEET (UG) 2017 and will also be eligible for 15 per cent all India quota seats.
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Recent update on NEET -UG:
- The NEET-UG will be conducted in six additional languages from the commencing academic session 2017-18, a statement released by the Union Health Ministry
- The six languages in which the exams will be conducted are Gujarati, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Telugu and Tamil apart from conventional English, Hindi
- “In addition to this, candidates qualifying for NEET will be eligible to an all-India quota and other quotas under the state governments/ institutes, irrespective of the medium in which the exam is taken by the candidate,” said the Ministry.
Meanwhile, the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2016 was successfully conducted on July 24 and the results for the same were released on August 16. The results of the second round of seat allotment for NEET 2016 were declared on September 12.