NEET UG Exams To Be Held On 12 September 2021
New Delhi, 12th July 2021: New Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has declared the date of the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (Undergraduate), NEET-UG 2021.
The Education Minister has written in his tweet that NEET-UG will be conducted on September 12, 2021. The exam will be conducted across the country by following the COVID-19 protocol. The application process will start tomorrow at 5 PM through the National Testing Agency (NTA) website.
The Minister has informed that to ensure the norms of social distancing, the number of cities where the examination will be conducted has been increased from 155 to 198. The number of examination centres will also be increased. He further said that to ensure adherence to the COVID-19 protocol, face masks will be provided to all the candidates at the centre.
Even though the NTA issued an alert notice on July 7 last week, candidates waiting for the NEET 2021 exam date should visit the official website only to avoid the fake notices going viral on social media and for official updates. Lakhs of candidates were constantly demanding on social media from the agency as well as the Ministry of Education to announce the exam date. NTA in its notice issued regarding NEET 2021 exam date had clarified that various stakeholders are being consulted regarding the date of conduct of NEET (UG) 2021 and an announcement in this regard will be made soon.