The National Testing Agency, also known as NTA, has extended the deadline for the NEET 2019 application form through December 7. The deadline to pay the examination fee is December 8. The NTA also announced the elimination of the upper age limit of candidates for the Supreme Court directive. In a notification on the PwD guidelines for NEET 2019, NTA clarified that the recently announced MCI guidelines are applicable. In the event that changes are made, candidates must use the correction window available as from January 14, 2019 to correct their data. The national eligibility and entrance exam (NEET 2019), which is the main entrance exam for admission to medicine and related courses, will be held on May 5 from 2 to 5 p. M. NEET 2019 has several changes to make on your credit. Organized by NTA for the first time, this will be an offline test that will run once instead of two previously announced attempts. NEET will be held in 154 exam centers and it is expected that more than 12 lakh candidates will be presented for approximately 90,000 seats in the country. The admission card for NEET will be available from April 15, 2019 and the result will be announced on June 5.
Salient Features of NEET 2019
- The NEET 2019 application dates have been revised. The new extended date for the application of NEET 2019 is December 7, while the deadline to pay the fee is December 8, 2018.
- The transit time of NEET 2019 has been changed. The exam will begin at 2:00 pm and last until 5:00 pm.
- Candidates must choose a total of 4 exam centers by completing the application form.
- There is no upper age limit now. In accordance with the directive of the Supreme Court, the NTA has issued a notification to this effect.
- The NTA has launched a new website for NEET – ntaneet.nic.in. The NEET application form has been published on this new website.
- While the guidelines for applicants for mobility for people with disabilities remain more or less the same, NTA issued a notice with links to the MCI website. It is also indicated that any correction resulting from the changes to these guidelines should be corrected during the correction window of the NEET 2019 application, starting on January 14.
- The Aadhaar card is not required for NEET listings.
- NEET 2019 videoconferences conducted by IIT professors and experts in the field have been published by NTA to clarify the concepts of the subject in question.
- NEET 2019 will be carried out offline only.
- NTA has also provided NEET testing centers for better preparation.
- The NEET 2019 exam will be held once a year.
- The leading agency of NEET 2019 is the National Testing Agency (ANT).
- Previous changes introduced in NEET have been removed and NEET remains a unique eligibility review.
Eligibility Criteria of NEET 2019
Candidates for medical treatment must meet certain conditions in order to participate in the examination. Nomination forms are not accepted for ineligible candidates. Therefore, candidates are invited to use the NEET 2019 eligibility criteria listed below.
- Indian citizens, OCI, PIO, NRI and foreign applicants will be eligible.
- The age limit will be 17 years on December 31, 2019.
- Candidates must have passed the exam number 12 or equivalent of any recognized board.
- During the qualification exam, students must have a subject in physics, chemistry, biology / biotechnology and English.
- Candidates must have obtained at least 50 points (for general), 45% (for general level) and 40% for SC / ST and OBC candidates in the PCB field.
- Candidates appearing in the class XII exam are also eligible.
Registration & Application Form for NEET 2019
NTA began the registration and submission of the NEET 2019 application form as of November 1, 2018. The last date to complete the application was December 7, while payment of application fees can be made up to on December 8, 2018. Candidates should keep in mind that the Aadhaar card is not required to fill out the application form. Candidates must keep their scanned photo, with the signature ready before filling out the NEET 2019 application form. The steps to fill out the NEET application form are as follows:
Step 1- Registration
All candidates must register first to complete the NEET application. Candidates only fill in their name, parents’ names, mobile phone number, email ID, category, date of birth, nationality, type and identification number, disabilities. They must create a password and verify the details before sending. The OTP verification is the next step before the registration is complete. Candidates will receive the provisional NEET application number, which will be the user name to log in
Step 2 – Fill out the application
Candidates must complete their personal information, place of birth, exam medium, choice of exam cities (4 in number), and academic details of class 10, 11 and 12. They must also provide the details of their parents or guardians and give their consent to the dress code prescribed for NEET.
Step 3 – Review and final Submit.
Candidates are recommended to review the details entered before the final presentation. Many details such as Nationality, Category, Medium, and Exam Centers cannot be changed, so it is advisable to review and then send the details.
Step 4 – Loading documents and images.
A recent photograph must be uploaded to a postcard size with a white background. The name of the candidate and the date must be written below the photograph. The file size must be 10 Kb to 100 Kb and the format must be JPG.
Signature: All candidates must place their signature with a black pen on a white paper and scan it in JPG format in a file of 3 Kb to 20 Kb.
These must be uploaded. In case of discrepancies in the photograph and signature, candidates will be notified via SMS and email for correction through the start of candidate session.
Step 5 – Payment of the application fee
Payment is made online through debit / credit cards / net banking OR through SBI EChallan for the candidates to download and payment is made in cash at the nearest SBI branch.
For Gen/OBC NCL category candidates, the application fee is Rs. 1400 and Rs 750 for SC / ST / PwD / Transgender.
The receipt of payment or the receipt must be kept safe.
Step 6 – Print the confirmation page
Candidates who have successfully paid the fees must download and print the confirmation page for future references.
Syllabus of NEET 2019
The exam program includes questions from the physics, chemistry and biology programs of classes XI and XII of CBSE. It is prepared after the Indian Medical Council (MCI) has examined several state programs, as well as those prepared by NTA, CBSE, NCERT and COBSE. It takes into account a detailed review of all the programs of the state council to establish consistency throughout the country.
- NTA has published the fictitious tests on its website. You can also track the status of your preparation with the free paper samples from NEET.
- According to the official notification, the NEET program and the exam model will be exactly the same as in 2018.
- In total, 180 questions are divided equally between these sections.
- Each question is 4 points, while 1 point is deducted for each incorrect answer.
Result and Counseling of NEET 2019
NTA will report the result of NEET 2019 on June 5. Candidates can verify the result by entering their login credentials: application number and password. The result will be declared online and candidates will have access to their scorecard, which will also contain their qualification status. Candidates who obtain the qualification threshold will be declared qualified and will be eligible for the council.
DGHS will provisionally host the NEET 2019 consultation on behalf of the Medical Advisory Committee (MCC) during the second week of June. NEET 2019 will be online and will be held for 15% of the total number of seats in all public universities (with the exception of the state universities of Jammu and Kashmir). These seats are the seats of all Indian dues, all seats in the central and renowned universities, seats reserved for the wards of the insured (IP fee) in the medical colleges of the Insurance Corporation of State Employees (ESIC) Seats available in the Medical College of the Armed Forces (AFMC) of Pune. The NEET 2019 board of directors for the remaining 85% of state seats in all government and private universities will be headed by the respective state authorities. The NEET 2019 Board will be held in two rounds for the quotas of all the Indian quotas and three rounds for the Central & Deemed and ESIC Universities.