Due to the pandemic of COVID-19, NTA has increased the number of NEET Exam centres to ensure the regulations of social distancing implementation in the NEET 2021. NTA has released the NEET 2021 Exam Centre List recently. Candidates can check exam centre alloted to them in advanced on official webiste.
Students have the option to give their choices of top 4 centres from NEET 2021 exam centre list as per their preference but the final NEET exam centre allotment will be done by the examination authorities. Though the authorities will try to incorporate the preferences of the students while allotting the centres, the students cannot request for the NEET centre change. NTA has also released the NEET exam dates 2021 at their official site. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on September 12, 2021.
To facilitate the Indian Candidates who are in middle east countries to appear for NEET 2021, NTA has decided to add Dubai as an exam centre for this an addition to Kuwait city.
The following table shows the complete list of NEET exam centre’s with their states name and specified codes:
|State/UT||City||Code of City|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair||1101|
|Chandigarh||Chandigarh / Mohali / Panchkula||1601|
|Chhattisgarh||Bhilai/ Durg/ Bhilai Nagar||1701|
|Dadra & Nagar Haveli||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||1801|
|Daman & Diu||Daman||1901|
|Delhi/New Delhi||Delhi/New Delhi||2001|
|State/UT||City||Code of city|
|Goa||Panaji/ Madgaon/ Margao||2101|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu||2501|
|Gulbarga / Kalaburagi||2705|
|Kozhikode / Calicut||2808|
|State/UT||City||Code of city|
|Noida / Greater Noida||4410|
|West Bengal||24 Pargana||4601|
|Outside India||Kuwait City||9901|
NTA has established a wide network of test centres for the aspirants from rural areas. Therefore, the candidates who are willing to complete their UG coursework in AYUSH (that is Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) can apply for NEET 2021 Exam.
NEET exam centre allotment to the aspirants is done by NTA. The candidates should choose four preferable NEET exam centres while filling the NEET Application 2021 form.
Note: Candidates should double check every entry, based on their accessibility. NTA will not be responsible for any incorrect information filled in the application form.
All the candidates are advised to follow the below mentioned process while choosing the NEET 2021 Exam Centres:
The candidates can give their exam in 13 different languages (as per their preferences). The following table shows the enlisted languages and the available exam centre correspondingly:
|Languages you prefer||NEET 2021 Exam Centre|
|English||All over India|
|English and Hindi||All over India|
|English and Assamese||Exam Centers in Assam|
|English and Bengali||Exam Centers in West Bengal, Anadaman and Nicobar Islands, Tripura|
|English and Gujarati||Exam Centers in Gujarat, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu|
|English and Marathi||Exam Centers in Maharashtra|
|English and Tamil||Exam Centers in Tamil Nadu, Anadaman and Nicobar Islands and Puducherry|
|English and Telugu||Exam Centers in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana|
|English and Malayalam||Exam Centres in Kerala and Lakshadweep|
|English and Punjabi||Exam Centres in Punjab, Delhi and Chandigarh|
|English and Kannada||Exam Centers in Karnataka|
|English and Odia||Exam Centers in Odisha|
|English and Urdu||All Over India|
On the NEET 2021 exam day, the aspirants should carry NEET 2021 admit cards and few other essential documents. Go through the following content in order to get to know about the essential testimonials, which are needed to carry on the NEET 2021 exam day.
To enter the exam hall, the aspirants should bring all the aforementioned documents along with admit cards.
Find the below mentioned table to identify the NEET 2021 exam day schedule:
|Last Entry to the exam hall||1.30 PM|
|Sitting on the seat||1.15 PM onwards|
|Announcement of instructions and checking of NEET 2021 Admit Card||1.30 to 1.45 PM|
|Distribution of Test Booklet||1:45 PM|
|Writing of particulars on the test booklet by the candidate||1.50 PM|
|Test Concludes||5.00 PM|
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare released the NEET examination guidelines for disabled aspirants on 23rd April, 2019. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment issued the notice on 29th September, 2018. These rules will be implemented during the NEET 2021 exam. Read the following guidelines to find the revised rules and regulations for the disabled candidates:
The aforementioned guidelines, rules and regulations will be followed by the exam authority in case of conducting the test for disabling aspirants.
Ques: Can I change my NEET 2021 exam centre to Delhi if I choose Assamese language as the mode of question paper?
Ans. No, you will not be able to change your NEET 2021 exam Centre. Since you have chosen vernacular languages as the mode of exam, hence, the exam Centre will be allotted to the respective state. Hence, your NEET 2021 exam Centre will be in Assam.
Ques. Can I be allotted the NEET 2021 exam centre in a city other than four provided options in the application form?
Ans. Yes, NTA can allot the centres as per the availability, even if it is not mentioned in the application form.
Ques. I am residing in Kolkata. Nonetheless, can I choose Delhi as the preferable city to take the NEET 2021 exam?
Ans. Yes, you definitely can choose Delhi as the preferred location. However, you are advised to select the NEET 2021 exam centre to your nearby location. It will be convenient for you to reach by time.
Ques. Is it possible to change the NEET 2021 exam centre once the admit card is allotted?
Ans. No, it is not possible to change the NEET 2021 exam centre by the aspirants if the admit card has been released.
Ques. Is it required to bring stationary items at the NEET exam centre?
Ans. Yes, it is better to carry since the NTA authority will not provide you with that kind of stuff.
Ques. Will it be possible to enter the exam hall if I forget to take the admit card?
Ans. No, you will not get permission to enter the exam hall if you do not carry it with yourself.
Ques. How to change the exam center now after the issuance of the NEET 2021 Admit Card?
Ans. As NTA has clearly stated that the exam center once allocated cannot be changed so nothing can be done now.
Ques. On what basis will the choices be fulfilled for NEET 2021 exam center?
Ans. The exam centers are being allotted according to your specified preference and availability of the corresponding exam center.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.