The Honorable Supreme Court annouced that there is no further postponement of NEET UG 2020 and it will be conducted as per the schedule. It said that lthough there is pandemic situation but ultimately life has to go and career of the students cannot be put on peril for long and full academic year cannot be wasted.
The NTA took to its twitter handle to annonce about no further postponement of NEET UG 2020. It has also mentioned that the students are given the opportunity to chance exam centre cities five times. A total of 95,000 candidates availed the same and they have been accommodated against their revised choices.
The NEET UG 2020 is now scheduled on 13 September 2020 and the total of 15,97433 candidates are registered for the same. The NEET UG admit cards shall be released shortly by NTA. Overall, 99.87% candidates will be accommodated against their first preference of centre city.
Based on Ministry of Education's (MoE) guidelines for conduct of NEET UG 2020 for MBBS admission in India, the NTA has made elaborate arrangements to sanitise the centres before and after the conduct of the exam, give fresh masks and hand gloves.
In order to solicit support of the States for maintaining law and order condition, power supply, facilitation of movement of candidates and exam functionaries, crowd management in front of exam centres, etc., the NTA has also written to the State Chief Secretaries, DGPs, and DMs/SPs of the concerned cities.
The personnal involved in conduct of the exam are also been trained on implementation of the NTA's advisory. Alongwith NEET UG admit card, the NTA also issued 'Important Instructions for Candidates' as well as 'Advisory for candidates regarding COVID-19' explaining them about the safety measures taken by the NTA and the support expected from the candidates for the safe and successful conduct of the exam.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released Draft Answer Key for NEET UG 2020 which was conducted on 13 September 2020.
The National Medical Commission (NMC), a new body, will function as the country’s top regulator of medical education from 25 September 2020.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) is once again providing the facility for making corrections in the particulars in the NEET Online Application Form.
Fresh online applications are invited from eligible students for MBBS admission in medical colleges in Kerala who have not yet submitted applications to the CEE under KEAM 2020.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released important notification on change in NEET UG 2020 Examination Centres.
The Maharashtra State Government scrapped the 70:30 region-wise formula for MBBS admission in medical colleges in Maharashtra.
The Delhi High Court has been informed by MCI that all candidates, who are taking MBBS admissions abroad can go on the condition that they qualify the NEET UG this year or in 2021.
The Medical Council of India Board of Governors and the Central Government have given their recognition nod to the eight 2-year Diploma courses (Post MBBS) granted by the NBE.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released NEET UG 2020 admit cards which can be downloaded from the official NEET website
NTA releases Advance Information on NEET UG 2020 Exam Centre City and Advisory regarding COVID-19 for all Functionaries associated with smooth conduct of NEET UG 2020.
After the Honorable Supreme Court refused to postpone NEET UG 2020 entrance exam, the Center has finalized the safety protocol for the students appearing for the exam.
The Honourable Supreme Court dismissed a petition seeking further postponement of NEET UG 2020, scheduled to be held on 13 September 2020.
The NTA told the Honourable Supreme Court that it is not possible to hold NEET UG 2020 overseas as the examination is conducted in pen and paper-based mode.
The Kerala Government has issued strict guidelines for NEET UG exam and already begun preparations for the conduct of the exam on September 13, 2020.
The Medical Council of India (MCI) has received frequent communications from Foreign Medical Graduates regarding acceptance of their Internship.
SC seeks response from the Centre, MCI and NTA to a petition filed by the parents of over 4,000 NEET students on allocating NEET UG exam centers in Gulf countries.
The HRD Minister has announced the revised date on 3 July 2020 evening. NEET UG which was scheduled on 26 July 2020 shall now be conducted on 13 September 2020.
Sikkim Manipal University has started inviting applications for the MBBS admission for the academic session 2020-21.
The Punjab Government as per the cabinet decision of May 27, announced to increase the fee in medical colleges in Punjab for the MBBS course.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has re-opened Correction Facility for NEET applicants to make necessary corrections in their NEET application form.