NEET Admit Card 2017

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

Events Dates
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.

  1. Click on the this link to download the NEET 2017 admit card.
  2. After that, candidates will see three boxes asking for registration number, date of birth and security pin.
  3. Enter the required details as asked in each box and click on the submit button.
  4. Once the application is submitted, candidates will be redirected to their NEET admit card 2017 in a pdf format.
  5. 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
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Sub-category
  • 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:

Category Registered Candidates Appeared Absent Qualified
Male 497043 473305 23738 266221
Female 641839 616772 25067 345313
Transgender 8 8 5
Total 1138890 1090085 48805 611539

 Details of candidates Nationality-wise are as follows:

Nationality Registered Candidates Appeared Absent Qualified
Indian 1136206 1087840 48366 609820
Foreigner 613 391 222 245
NRI 1522 1370 152 1106
OCI 480 426 54 321
PIO 69 58 11 47

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:

State City City code
Andaman and Nicobar Port blair 901
Andhra Pradesh Vijaywada 902
Andhra Pradesh Vishakhapatnam 903
Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar 904
Assam Dibrugarh 905
Assam Guwahati 906
Bihar Gaya 907
Bihar Patna 908
Chandigarh Chandigarh 909
Chhatisgarh Raipur 910
Dadar and Nagar Haveli Dadar and Nagar Haveli 911
Daman and Diu Daman 912
Delhi Delhi (Central) 913
Delhi Delhi (East) 914
Delhi Delhi (North) 915
Delhi Delhi (South) 916
Delhi Delhi (West) 917
Goa Panaji 918
Gujarat Ahmedabad 919
Gujarat Rajkot 920
Gujarat Surat 921
Gujarat Vadodara 922
Haryana Faridabad 923
Haryana Gurgaon 924
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur 925
Himachal Pradesh Shimla 926
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu 927
Jammu & Kashmir Srinagar 928
Jharkhand Bokaro 929
Jharkhand Ranchi 930
Karnataka Bangalore 931
Karnataka Belgaum 932
Karnataka Gulbarga 933
Karnataka Mangalore 934
Kerala Ernakulam 935
Kerala Kozhikode 936
Kerala Trivandrum 937
Lakshadweep Kavaratti 938
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal 939
Madhya Pradesh Gwalior 940
Madhya Pradesh Indore 941
Madhya Pradesh Jabalpur 942
Madhya Pradesh Ujjain 943
Maharashtra Nanded
Maharashtra Aurangabad 944
Maharashtra Mumbai 945
Maharashtra Nagpur 946
Maharashtra Nasik 947
Maharashtra Pune 948
Maharashtra Thane 949
Manipur Imphal 950
Meghalaya Shillong 951
Mizoram Aizwal 952
Nagaland Dimapur 953
Nagaland Kohima 954
Orissa Behrampur 955
Orissa Bubhaneswar 956
Orissa Rourkela 957
Puducherry Puducherry 958
Punjab Bhatinda 959
Punjab Jalandhar 960
Rajasthan Ajmer 961
Rajasthan Jaipur 962
Rajasthan Kota 963
Rajasthan Udaipur 964
Sikkim Gangtok 965
Tamil Nadu Chennai 966
Tamil Nadu Coimbatore 967
Tamil Nadu Madurai 968
Tamil Nadu Salem 969
Tamil Nadu Tiruchirrapalli 970
Telangana Hyderabad 971
Telangana Warangal 972
Tripura Agartala 973
Uttarakhand Dehradun 974
Uttarakhand Haldwani 975
Uttar Pradesh Bareilly 976
Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad 977
Uttar Pradesh Jhansi 978
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow 979
Uttar Pradesh Noida 980
Uttar Pradesh Varanasi 981
West Bengal Durgapur 982
West Bengal Kolkatta 983
West Bengal Siliguri 984

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.

Stay tuned to for more information on NEET Admit Card 2017.

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