Bhubaneswar: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced the exam date for this year's all-India Medical entrance exam, the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET -UG) for 2021.
NEET (UG) 2021 will be conducted in 11 languages, including Hindi and English through Pen and Paper mode on August 1, 2021 (Sunday).
NTA will open NEET 2021 application window on the official website www.ntaneet.nic.in soon.
“The Information Bulletin containing detailed information regarding the Test, syllabus, eligibility criteria for age, reservation, categorisation of seats, examination fee, cities of examination, State Code, etc. will be available shortly on the website https://ntaneet.nic.in, when the submission of the Application Form for NEET (UG) 2021 starts,” the NTA said in its notification.
NTA conducts NEET (UG) for admission into undergraduate medical programmes like MBBS, BDS, BAMS, BSMS, BUMS and BHMS courses at participating colleges including the AIIMS and JIPMER institutes.
Students appear for a total of 720 marks. In the paper, Physics and Chemistry sections carry 180 marks each, and 360 marks are allotted to the Biology section. The test is held over a period of 3 hours.