NEET 2018 notification: Every student who aspires to become a doctor prepares for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET), an entrance exam for securing a seat in medical college.
NEET 2018 notification: Every student who aspires to become a doctor prepares for National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET), an entrance exam for securing a seat in medical college. This year also students are in a full swing as they are gearing up for NEET 2018 exam. The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is soon expected to release the official notification of NEET UG 2018 exam soon at cbseneet.nic.in. Candidates who wish to appear in the exam must regularly visit the official website. The details on the latest rules, minimum eligibility, age limit, number of attempts etc will be available in the official notification. The NEET-UG 2018 entrance exam will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
Like last year, CBSE is expected to commence the online application process from the last week of January which is expected to end in the first week of March. In 2017, the online registration commenced from January 31 and continued till March 1. The NEET UG 2017 examination was conducted on May 7. Though the official notification is yet to be released, mentioned below are the exam dates, test pattern, eligibility criteria and other things that need to be kept in mind-
NEET 2018 Exam Dates-
Schedule for online submission of application forms: Last week of January 2018. (expected)
Last date for the payment of fee: First week of March 2018. (expected)
NEET 2018 test pattern-
The NEET (UG) shall consist of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with the single correct answer) from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology). The duration of paper would be 03 hours from 10.00 a.m. to 01.00 p.m.
NEET 2018: The seats are classified into the following categories-
(i) All India Quota Seats
(ii) State Government Quota Seats
(iii) State/Management/NRI Quota Seats in Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private/ Deemed University
(iv) Central Pool Quota Seats
NEET 2018 Aadhaar Number requirement-
– At the time of filling application form of NEET, the candidates will have to enter their AADHAAR number, name, date of birth & gender and hereby give their consent to CBSE to validate the information provided by them with the UIDAI’s database.
– For Indian citizens and ordinary residents of India, Aadhaar Number is a requirement to fill up the online application of NEET in all States except J&K, Assam and Meghalaya.
– For NRIs, Passport Number is the mandatory requirement for filling up of the online application of NEET.
– For Foreign Nationals, Overseas Citizen of India (OCI’s), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO’s), Passport Number is the mandatory requirement for filling up of the online application of NEET.