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NEET 2021 Application Form – As per latest news reports, date of release of application form of NEET 2021 will be announced around 20 or 25 January. This is as per the report by India TV, who got this information from Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank a few days ago. Registration and form filling for NEET UG will be online, at Direct link to apply will be available here as soon as NTA releases form. Know all latest news on NEET application form 2021 including releasing date, last date, link, fee, registration process, how to apply, documents required, corrections, photo signature specifications, and more.

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NEET 2021 Application Form

Latest NewsThe application form for NEET UG 2021 is expected to be available soon, around January 20 or 25, 2021. Direct link to apply will be provided then.

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NEET 2021 Application Form

NEET Registration 2021 Date, Details To Be Announced around 20/25 January

Prominent Indian news network, India TV News reported on January 10, 2021, that the Education Minister has said that NEET 2021 announcement will be made in the next 10-15 days. Therefore, it is now anticipated that date, details of NEET registration 2021 will be out around January 20, 2021 or January 25, 2021. Read complete news here.

NEET 2021 Application Form released or not – A lot of confusion has arisen on whether NTA has already released the application form for NEET UG 2021 or not. This has happened because when you sear NEET 2021 application form date on google, it shows 10 Dec 2020. But NTA did not release application form on that date. On that date, the Education Minister had organized a webinar in which he was expected to announce the dates but he did not do so. Therefore candidates must note that NTA has not yet released the application form.

NEET 2021 Application Form Date 📅

The latest expected dates for NEET 2021 application form are as follows

NEET 2021 Application Form Related EventsDates (Expected)
NEET 2021 application form releasing dateJan 2021
Last date to applyFeb 2021
Form correctionFeb / March 2021

NEET 2021 Application Form Date by NTA – The National Testing Agency (NTA) has not yet announced the date for NEET application form. As soon as the agency decides the dates, they will announce it at

(In Hindi) NEET 2021 application form kab bhare jayenge? Form kab ayega? – NTA ya education minister NEET application form 2021 ke baare me jald hi batayenge. Jaise hi form release hote hai, aap pe apply kar payenge. Latest news ke liye Aglasem se jude rahe!

Application Fee for NEET Registration 2021 💸

All candidates who apply for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET UG) will have to pay the applicable fee amount. If there is no change in the fee this time, then the fee amount will be as follows.

CategoryFee Amount
GeneralRs 1500
General – EWS / OBC NCLRs 1400
SC, ST, PWD, TransgenderRs 800

In addition to the above amount, there will be processing charges which will depend on the mode of fee payment and card / payment gateway used.

Fee payment modes – SBI, Syndicate, HDFC, ICICI, Paytm Payment Gateway through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net-banking, UPI.

Important details to know about NEET Application Form

  • NTA releases NEET UG application form in online mode only.
  • Candidates should apply for the NEET exam through the official website only. Applications in any other mode are not accepted.
  • Before applying, candidates must download and read the information brochure, and replica of application form.
  • The email address and mobile number used in the form should be the candidate’s own, or his/her parents’. This is because NTA will send all communication to these only.
  • Candidates must not submit multiple application forms. Those who submit multiple forms, their admit card for NEET 2021 will be cancelled or withheld, and their candidature will be forfeited.
  • Candidates must not give address of their coaching centers in the application form.
  • Keep at least 4 copies of the confirmation page for future reference.
  • Those from Jammu and Kashmir need to submit online self declaration.
  • NTA will reject incomplete application forms.

How To Apply For NEET 2021?

The exact steps to fill and submit the NEET 2021 application form will be available as soon as NTA releases the form and information brochure. Until then, the expected steps to apply based on last year’s form is given below.

1st Step: Do NEET 2021 registration

Go to and click on the link “Apply for NEET 2021”. Then on the next page, click the link for new registration. On the registration form page that opens then, enter the following details to register – name, parents name, email id, mobile number, set a password.

NEET 2021 application form

You will get an OTP which will be valid for 15 minutes only. After this time period, you have select resend OTP option to get new valid OTP.

NEET 2021 application form

Now you will get your application number.

NEET 2021 application form

2nd Step: Fill NEET 2021 online application form

Now if you have logged out after step 1, go to and login with application number and password. Then fill up all details that are asked in the form.

NEET 2021 application form

3rd Step: Upload images and documents in the NEET application form 2021

In this step you have to upload photograph, signature, and other documents that the form requires. Adhere to the specifications (dimension, file size, file type) when you upload the documents. Either an incorrect document will not be accepted (like when it is of wrong file type or size), or your form will get rejected (if document is incorrect).

NEET 2021 application form

4th Step: Pay NEET 2021 application fee

Now you have to pay the application fee. The fee applicable to your category gets displayed on the screen. When you click on the payment link, only that much amount as shown will be deducted, plus any bank processing charges.

Keep proof of fee paid safely till end of admission process. Or at least till you get the admit card.

5th Step: Download NEET 2021 confirmation page

After you have submitted the application form successfully, the confirmation page gets generated. Download it and save it as PDF, and also take printout of it for future reference.

NEET 2021 Application Form Status

After filling NEET application form, candidates can check status of their application. From it, candidates get to know if their form has been submitted successfully or not. It provides status of following:

  • Registration Form.
  • Application Form.
  • Image Upload,
  • Application Fee Payment.

If NEET form has been submitted correctly, then a the message appearing in front of these is “Complete” in green colour. Else, the message is “Incomplete” in red colour.

NEET 2021 application status

Know eligibility criteria before filling NEET 2021 application form

Candidates who wish to appear in National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET UG) 2021, in order to get admissions to MBBS, BDS, and AYUSH programs, need to fill and submit the form on time.

Candidates need to check the eligibility criteria before they apply for the exam. The NEET 2021 eligibility criteria is provided by NTA as per recommendations of NMC and other bodies involved. To appear in NEET exam, candidates should satisfy the following conditions.

  • Lower Age Limit: Candidate should be at least 17 years old, or will be as old on 31st December of the year of admission.
  • Upper Age Limit: Candidate must not be more than 25 years old. However for SC, ST, OBC, PWD candidates the upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years.

Note – The age limit criteria is subject to court proceedings. Check, for latest judgement on whether age limit will apply or not.

Please note that the eligibility of any candidate for NEET 2021 is purely provisional. It is subject to fulfilment of eligibility criteria prescribed by the MoH&FW, MCI, NMC, DCI, NTA, MCC, MoA, AACCC, CCIM, BoGCCH , other admitting Institutions as applicable.

Details Required Before You Fill NEET Application Form 2021

Before you start filling up the NEET 2021 application form, you should keep the following ready.

You should know the following details – Father/Mother and candidate names with correct spellings, Aadhaar Number (last 4 digits), ID card details, Date of Birth, Address, mobile number, email id.

Identity Details Required In Application Form – As per your candidature type

CandidatureType of ID
Indian Nationals of all StatesAadhaar Number (last 4 digits)/, Class XII Roll number issued by the Board, Election Card (EPIC No.), Ration Card, Bank Account Passbook with Photograph, Passport Number or Number of any other Photo Identity Card issued by Government.
NRIsPassport Number, Aadhaar (last 4 digits)
Foreign Nationals / OCI / PIOPassport Number

Documents To Upload in NEET 2021 Application Form

S.No.DocumentFile sizeDimension
1Latest Passport Size Photograph10 kb to 200 kb
2Post Card size photograph50 kb – 300 kb4”X6”
3Signature4 kb to 30 kb
4Left hand thumb impression10 kb to 50 kb
5Class 10 passing certificate100 kb to 400 kb

Photograph Specifications

  • Photo should be taken on or after 01.09.2020 (expected date, exact will be available when form releases).
  • It should have name of candidate with date of taking photograph.
  • Candidate must not be wearing mask, cap, goggles.
  • Photo should have 80% area as face
  • Wear spectacles only if used regularly.
  • No need to attest photograph.

Signature Specifications

  • Candidate must write his full signature in running handwriting. It should not be in all caps. Signature in all caps will be rejected.
  • Somebody else’s sign should not be used. It will be considered unfair means.

Left hand thumb impression Specifications

  • Candidate needs to press thumb on blue ink pad and then press it on white paper to get thumb impression.
  • Do not press too hard else the impression will get smudged.
  • It should be clear and legible.

Details to fill in NEET Application Form 2021

In the various steps of applying, candidates have to enter different details in the form. All the details are mentioned here so that you can keep them ready.

DetailDocument To Refer / Specification
During Registration
Candidate’s Name/ Mother’s Name/ Father’s NameSecondary School Examination or equivalent Board/ University Certificate
Date of Birth-same-
ID typesee “Identity Details Required In Application Form” section above
Mobile Number and e-mail AddressOwn or parents
postal address with PIN CodeNot of coaching center
In Application Form
CategoryShould have certificate if reserved
NationalityIndian Nationals, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), Overseas Citizen of India (OCI), Persons with Indian Origin (PIO) & Foreign Nationals
State/UT Code
PwD Status
Choice of Examination CitiesSelect any 4 cities of choice
Medium of Question Paper
Academic Details (X, XI & XII)
Single Girl Child, Minority
Details of Father/ Guardian /Mother

Code of Eligibility for NEET 2021 Application Form

In the application form of NEET exam, candidates have to select their code of study. It is explained here what needs to be selected in the code.

  • Candidates who are appearing in class 12 exam must select Code 01.
  • Those who have passed class 12 exam have to see which code (02 to 07) is applicable to them. If none of the codes apply, then select others and give complete details.

See section 4.4 in information brochure for complete code details.

NEET 2021 Application Form Correction

Candidates may make mistakes while submitting the application form. To ensure that students do not lose a chance due to small mistakes, NTA provides a NEET application form correction window. NTA will allow students to edit mistakes in their application forms in online mode only. The National Testing Agency will provide a login link for some days at for this purpose.

Students must keep checking for form correction window. As soon as the facility is available, you have to login and edit the form.

But note that all details in the application form will not be editable. Only limited fields can be changed.

Also, you cannot send emails and call helpline to edit form. Any changes have to be made during the form correction only.

After submitting NEET 2021 Application Form – Download NEET 2021 Admit Card

All candidates who successfully submit their application form for NEET 2021, will be able to download their admit cards. The admit card for NEET 2021 exam will also be issued online. Candidates will have to visit and click on the download admit card link (as per schedule), login with application number and password or date of birth. After logging in, candidates will be able to download their admit cards.

Note that NTA will not send admit cards by post or any other means. You will have to keep track of when the admit card is issued to get it.

It will be compulsory to take the NEET admit card 2021 to the exam center on the day of exam.

NEET Registration Statistics

The number of candidates who applied, of them the ones who appeared, and distribution among genders in past year NEET registrations is as follows.

Total registration15,97,43515,19,37513,26,725
Number of candidates appeared13,66,94514,10,75512,69,922
Number of registration from female8,80,8438,38,9557,46,075
Number of female candidates who appeared for the exam7,48,8667,80,4677,16,072
Number of registration from male7,16,5866,80,4145,80,649
Number of male candidates who appeared for the exam6,18,0756,30,2835,53,849
Number of registration from transgender candidates661
Number of transgender candidates who appeared for the exam.451

FAQs on NEET 2021 Application Form

Q. What to do if NEET 2021 application form confirmation page is not generated?

Ans. The confirmation page is generated only after all steps of form filling are completed. If you have paid fee and confirmation page is not generated, then your transaction was cancelled and you have to pay the fee again.

Q. Can I write to NTA to correct details in the form?

Ans. If there is any mistake in the form, then you have to make corrections during the NEET 2021 application form correction window. NTA does not take requests for editing form in any other mode.

Q. How to fill NEET application form online if I am unable to do so myself?

Ans. Candidates can avail the services of Common Services Centres / Facilitation centres to fill the NEET 2021 application form. There are 2.4 lakh CSCs in India, established under the Ministry of IT, Government of India’s scheme.

Q. How to Check the NEET 2021 application form status?

Ans. Candidates can easily check their application status from the login, by providing application number and password.

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