NEET Admit Card 2020: The National Testing Agency released the admit card of the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) today (August 26). Over 15.97 lakh candidates who had registered to appear in the UG medical entrance exam can download the hall ticket through the official website- ntaneet.nic.in. NEET 2020 will be held on September 13.
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday reiterated his demand that medical and engineering entrance exams NEET and JEE be postponed and the Central government work on alternative methods for selecting students.
From environment activist Greta Thunberg to ministers of different Indian states, politicians have joined students’ voices demanding postponement of the two exams. Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee recently opposed the idea of conducting exams amid a pandemic.
However, NTA has said that sufficient arrangements have been made to conduct the exams safely. NTA has also said that over 99% of candidates have been assigned their “first choice of center cities” and assured the candidates of JEE Main and NEET. NEET 2020 admit card has been released at ntaneet.nic.in. NTA had previously released the JEE Main 2020 admit card.
How to Download NEET Admit Card 2020?
1. Visit the official website of NTA NEET, https://ntaneet.nic.in/ntaneet/welcome.aspx
2. Click on “NEET admit card 2020”
3. Enter application number, date of birth and the security pin
4. Click on “Submit”
5. Admit card of NEET will appear on the screen
6. Check the details mentioned on the admit card
7. Download the NEET admit card.
Students are required to take a colored printout of the admit card of NEET 2020 and paste a passport size photograph in the space provided. The students will then have to get the admit card signed by a parent or guardian. The NTA has said in an official statement that 99% of candidates will get their first choice of center cities in the exam. A total of 15.97 lakh candidates have registered NEET 2020 and exam centers have been increased from 2546 to 3843 to meet the social distancing requirements.
NEET 2020 will be conducted in a pen and paper mode exam from 2 pm to 5 pm in a single slot. The exam will have subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany & Zoology), and will comprise of 180 questions. The exam will be conducted in Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) mode.