The NEET admit card for 2017 has been officially released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on April 22, 2017. Initially, the NEET admit card 2017 was scheduled to be released on April 15, 2017, but the exam conducting authority finally released the admit card after 7 days. All the students who filled the application form and paid the requisite fee can now download the NEET admit card using the link provided below. For downloading the admit cards, candidates have to fill in their registration number and date of birth. NEET admit card is a crucial document that needs to be carried by all the candidates on the exam day. It includes details like the roll number, name, category, time, address of the exam centre, etc.
It must be noted that admit card of NEET 2017 will not be sent by post or courier to candidates under any circumstances. After downloading the admit card, candidates need to check all particulars mentioned in the NEET 2017 admit card/hall ticket to ensure all entries written are correct. If there is any discrepancy, even a simple spelling mistake, candidates have to contact the CBSE office as soon as possible so that the necessary action can be taken against the incorrect information mentioned in the admit card. The candidate will not be allowed to appear for the exam if the invigilator is not satisfied with the NEET 2017 hall ticket.
Candidates who do not have any access to the internet, can visit the Common Service Centre and download NEET admit card by paying the prescribed fee. After downloading the NEET 2017 admit card, the candidates need to paste a passport size photograph on it. Along with the NEET admit card, candidates will also have to bring one passport and postcard size photograph on exam day. For getting complete information on how to download NEET 2017 admit card and related details, read the article below.
Important events related to NEET Admit Card 2017
|NEET Admit Card download starts||April 22, 2017 at 10 am|
|NEET 2017 to be held on||May 7, 2017 (10:00 am to 1:00 pm)|
|NEET Result declaration||June 8, 2017|
How to download the NEET Admit Card 2017
Please note that the admit card of NEET 2017 is available only in the online mode. Check below for the step-wise-step procedure to download it correctly.
- Click on the this link to download the NEET 2017 admit card.
- After that, candidates will see three boxes asking for registration number, date of birth and security pin.
- Enter the required details as asked in each box and click on the submit button.
- Once the application is submitted, candidates will be redirected to their NEET admit card 2017 in a pdf format.
- Candidates then have to download it and take printouts for future reference.
Other formalities that need to be completed after downloading the NEET Admit Card 2017
After the admit card is downloaded or obtained through CSC centre, candidates have to follow the following procedure:
- Paste a postcard size photograph on NEET 2017 admit card/hall ticket in the space provided.
- The postcard size photograph should be 4 X 6 inch in size with a white background.
- Photograph posted will be cross-checked by the invigilator to ensure the candidate’s authenticity.
- Candidates also need to paste a passport size photograph on the attendance sheet during the NEET 2017 exam.
What is proforma in NEET Admit Card 2017?
Once the downloading of the NEET 2017 admit card is complete, candidates will see a specified space; wherein, they will need to affix a postcard size photograph. The proforma needs to be filled up and brought along with the admit card on the exam day. Remember that after downloading the admit card, a copy of the same will be sent to candidate’s registered email id.
Highlights of NEET Admit Card 2017
- Candidates need to keep in mind that the NEET 2017 admit card will not be sent by post or any other means and needs to be downloaded.
- The admit card includes details like candidate’s name, date of birth, father’s name, examination centre details, examination date and time, etc.
- It is important for the candidates to carefully check all the details mentioned in it. If there’s any discrepancy, then they can contact the examination authority, CBSE as soon as possible.
- Do NOT alter or make any changes in NEET 2017 admit card.
- Candidates have to keep the admit card safely as it will be required at various stages during the admission procedure.
- Candidates cannot carry any item inside the examination hall other than a valid admit card.
- In the examination hall, candidates will have to produce the NEET 2017 admit card whenever asked without any fuss.
- An invalid NEET 2017 admit card will lead to the cancellation of candidature.
Details included in the NEET 2017 Admit Card
The admit card of NEET 2017 consists of crucial piece of information about the candidate. Check below for the list of information NEET admit card/hall ticket comprises of:
- Candidate’s name
- Roll number
- Registration number
- Date of examination
- Timing of examination
- Question paper language
- Date of Birth
- Address of candidate
- Centre address
- Signature of parent
- Signature of candidate
- Important instructions to be followed
- A space provided to affix postcard size photograph
What are Common Services Centres and Facilitation Centres?
If candidates don’t have an internet connection to download the NEET 2017 admit card, then the exam conducting authority, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), has set up many common services centres/ facilitation centres, in order to help such students. These common services centres are a part of the National e-Goverance plan and the program has been set up at every village level panchayat. Students have to visit these services centres to download their NEET 2017 admit card.
Here are the services offered at the common centres along with their fees:
|Serial No.||Facilities||Fee in Rs.|
|1.||Preparation of e-mail, how to submit application form, print out||Rs.25|
|2.||Payment of application fees||0.5% transaction fee|
|3.||Downloading of admit card, OMR and answer key||Rs.10|
|4.||Online information for answer key||Rs.25|
|5.||Printout per one page||Rs.5|
NEET 2017 Statistics
The statistics are as follows:
Details of candidates Nationality-wise are as follows:
NEET Exam Centres 2017
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has added 23 new examination cities to the existing 80 examination cities of NEET 2017. As per the official notification released on March 24, 2017, approximately over 11 lakh aspirants have filled the NEET 2017 application form. The official press release states that, “looking into substantial increase in NEET aspirants this year, Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Government of India has increased 24 examination cities of NEET 2017.” So, candidates can edit the chosen examination city and may add a new city of their choice from the list of total 104 examination centres.
Please note that during the application form procedure, candidates would have to choose at least 3 exam convenient city codes for the entrance test. The exam conducting authority will make every effort to allot an exam centre in one of the places selected by the candidate, but still the CBSE reserves its discretion to allot a centre other than the candidate’s choice if required. It is important to refer to the codes of test cities and write the appropriate code in the space provided in the NEET application form 2017.
Check below for the list of newly added 23 exam cities of NEET 2017
List of NEET Exam Centres 2017 along with the City Codes:
|Andaman and Nicobar||Port blair||901|
|Dadar and Nagar Haveli||Dadar and Nagar Haveli||911|
|Daman and Diu||Daman||912|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu||927|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Srinagar||928|
NEET 2017 Exam Schedule
|Sr. No.||NEET 2017 D-Day events||Time|
|1.||Gates will open||7:30 AM|
|2.||NEET admit cards checking process||7.30 AM to 9.45 AM|
|3.||Last entry at exam hall||9.30 AM|
|4.||NEET 2017 question booklet distribution||9.45 AM|
|5.||Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken||9.55 AM|
|6.||NEET 2017 test commences||10.00 AM|
|7.||NEET 2017 concludes||1.00 PM|
|8.||Material to be brought at examination centre||Admit Card, Passport size Photograph and Post Card Size Photograph affixed on proforma|
|9.||Will rough work space be provided?||Candidates will have to do rough work in question paper only and no mark will be allowed in answer sheet of NEET 2017|
The NEET 2017 will be conducted for a duration of three hours beginning from 10:00 am. This pen and paper-based exam will consist of 180 questions from Physics, Botany, Zoology and Chemistry. According to the exam pattern of NEET 2017, candidates will get 4 marks for each correct answer while 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response. This year, NEET 2017 will be conducted on May 7, 2017.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) of NEET 2017 Admit Card
Question: If I am not able to log in or see a login failed page on the screen, what should I do?
Answer: In such a situation, candidates will have to recheck all the entries made on the login page. The registration number and password must be carefully entered with proper lower and upper case selection.
Question: What’s the process to obtain the NEET admit card 2017?
Answer: In order to obtain the NEET 2017 admit card, candidates will have to login through their accounts and download the admit card in a pdf format.
Question: When and how will the NEET 2017 admit card be available?
Answer: NEET 2017 admit card is available from April 22, 2017, in online mode.
Question: I don’t have access to the internet, so how can I download the NEET 2017 admit card?
Answer: You can go to a nearest common service centre and download it by paying a minimal amount of Rs.10.
Question: What does the NEET admit card comprise of?
Answer: NEET 2017 admit card includes details such as candidate’s name, date of birth, date of examination, the timing of examination, instructions to be followed during the examination, category and examination centre.
Question: Do I need to paste a photograph on the NEET admit card?
Answer: Yes, after downloading NEET 2017 admit card, candidates will have to paste a post card size admit card in the space provided. Also, the exam invigilator will cross check the particulars mentioned in it.
Question: What to do if the NEET admit card page is slow and I’m not able to fill the details on time?
Answer: This can happen due to many reasons such as slow internet speed and a large number of candidates trying to download NEET 2017 admit card at the same time. So, if you come across such problems, you must retry after some time or during the night time when the internet speed is comparatively better.
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