NEET 2021 to be held on August 1 in Pen and Paper Mode: NTA releases details
New Delhi: Finally the wait is over. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced that the gateway to medical admission, the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test 2021 (NEET 2021), will be held on August 1, this year.
NTA, operative under the Ministry of Education, Government of India, through the latest official notification has informed that the NEET (UG) 2021 would be conducted in 11 languages, through Pen & Paper mode on 01 August, 2021 (Sunday).
The public notice dated 12.03.2021 has stated, "The NEET (UG) 2021 is going to be conducted by NTA for admission to MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS and BHMS Courses as per the relevant norms/guidelines/regulations notified by the concerned Regulatory Bodies."
"Result of NEET (UG) - 2021 may be utilized by other Entities of Central/State Governments (including Indian Nursing Council/ Nursing Colleges/ Schools, JIPMER) for counselling / admission to relevant courses [including B.Sc. (Nursing) and B.Sc. (Life Sciences)] in accordance with their rules/norms/guidelines," mentioned the notice.
"NEET (UG) – 2021 will be conducted in 11 languages, including Hindi and English through Pen & Paper mode on 01 August, 2021 (Sunday)," it added.
The notice further informed that the Information Bulletin containing detailed information regarding the Test, syllabus, eligibility criteria for age, reservation, categorization of seats, examination fee, cities of examination, State Code, etc. would be available shortly on the official website after the commencement of submission of Application Forms.
"The candidates who desire to appear in NEET (UG) 2021 are advised to keep visiting the websites: https://www.nta.ac.in and https://ntaneet.nic.in," added the official notification.
To view the official notification by NTA, click on the link below.