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NEET Admit Card 2020 (Released), Exam Day Instructions and Required Documents

NTA has released the NEET Admit Card 2020 on 26 August 2020. Students will need to visit the official website for downloading it. Along with the hall ticket, NTA released the exam day instructions. According to the latest report, in the first three hours more than four lakh candidates have downloaded the admit card and about 15 lakh candidates have enrolled for NEET 2020 exam.

  • Candidates are required to enter Application number, Password, DOB, and security pin to download the NEET 2020 Admit Card.
  • NEET 2020 Examination will be held on September 13, 2020.
  • NEET 2020 will be conducted in a single day in pen and paper mode only. Check NEET 2020 Exam Pattern
  • NTA has also increased NEET Exam Centres from 2546 to 3843 for safety amid COVID-19 pandemic.

NTA NEET Admit Card 2020 Download Link

The aspirants should directly contact the NEET exam conducting authority through the helpline number if they find any discrepancy in the NEET 2020 admit card. The number is provided on the official website of NEET 2020. Candidates can contact them between 10 AM to 5 PM.

NTA has also laid down a dress code for exam takers. The instructions will be mentioned in your NEET 2020 admit card.

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Highlights of NEET 2020 Admit Card

NEET Admit Card 2020 Date of Releasing 26 August 2020
NEET 2020 Exam Date September 13, 2020
Issuing body National Testing Agency (NTA)
Mode of availability Online
NEET Admit Card can be downloaded from ntaneet.nic.in
Number of Test Centers 3834 (Updated)
Access NEET 2020 Admit Card with Registration No., Password and DOB
Documents to carry along with NEET Admit Card 2 passport size photograph (for affixing on NTA NEET admit card and attendance sheet)
Details on NEET 2020 Admit Card Details of candidate, Exam time and Center, exam day instructions
NEET Helpline Number 011-22041808 | 1800118002
NEET Address C-20 1A/8, Sector 62, IITK outreach center, Noida – 201309

How to download NEET 2020 Admit Card?

Steps to download NEET Admit card 2020

Candidates can download NEET exam hall tickets from the official website. Follow the given instructions to download NEET 2020 admit card accordingly:

  • Visit the official website, ntaneet.nic.in.
  • Click on “NEET 2020 Admit Card link”.
  • Login with the required credentials, for example, Application number, Date of birth and Security Pin.NEET UG Candidate login
  • Click on the submit button.
  • Download the NEET 2020 Admit card.
  • Save the soft copy of your NEET Hall Ticket for future reference.

Details mentioned on NEET Admit Card

It is advised that candidates must check all the details mentioned in the NEET 2020 admit card. Furthermore, if the candidate finds any discrepancy, they should contact the conducting authority i.e. NTA on their official website between 10 AM to 5 PM.

Name Father’ Name
Roll Number of the Candidate Candidate’s Application Number
Exam date and timing Exam Center Name & Address
Category Sub-Category
Photograph Signature
Date of Birth Language of Question Paper

NEET Exam Centers are present across the nation. It is advised to select any nearby exam centers to avoid the pre-exam fatigue. Besides, it will be better if the candidates visit the exam center prior to the NEET 2020 examination date.

Sample of NEET Admit Card

The aspirants have to provide a recent passport sized current photo of yours. Furthermore, this uploaded photo should be similar to the submitted photo during registration. A sample of NEET 2020 Admit card is provided below for reference:

NEET Admit Card

Note that this is a sample image and the design for NEET 2020 admit card might change as per the board’s decision.

How to download NEET Admit Card if you forget the application number?

You can follow the steps given below to retrieve your application number easily in order to go ahead with downloading NEET 2020 Admit Card. However, it is advised to save these details beforehand to be wary of any emergencies.

  • Head over to the official website for NEET 2020.
  • Select “Forgot Application Number”.
  • Fill the details such as your name, father’s name, DOB etc.
  • Click on retrieve application number.
  • Your application number will be provided.

Note: Meanwhile, if the students will visit the Common Services Centers (CSC) for downloading the admit cards, then the students need to pay INR 10 additionally.

Changes in NEET 2020 Admit card 

  • No Proforma Requirement: Till 2018, candidates were required to affix their postcard size photograph in the admit card containing a separate proforma sheet. However, NTA NEET Admit Card 2019 only consisted of the admit card details and important instructions, indicating that the proforma is no longer a requirement in NEET.
  • Separate Instructions Page: In 2019, NTA started issuing a separate page for ‘Important Instructions’ of NTA NEET Admit Card. In 2020, NTA has printed Important instructions on the same page accordingly as the admit card details, similarly the second page has the proforma sheet.

What will you need to do if the NEET Admit card is Lost?

The aspirants should not panic, if they lose their admit card. You are advised to check your email first. In their official brochure, it is mentioned that if anyone will lose their admit card, then NTA will send him/her the NEET 2020 admit card in the PDF format to the registered email id. The aspirants need to download the PDF and can use it in the future.

Furthermore, if the aspirants will not be able to download the NEET 2020 admit card or if they will find any difference, they should contact the helpline number immediately.

How to Download NEET Admit Card if you don’t have an Internet Connection?

  • NTA has set up several Common Services Centers to support candidates with various exam related processes like filling the form, enrolling for aadhaar card, downloading the NTA NEET admit card, etc.
  • This facility is primarily targeted at applicants residing in remote areas that lack internet connection needed to complete the exam process.
  • All the CSCs charge a nominal fee for these services. Fee for these services is mentioned in the table below-
Service Fee
Preparation of e-mail, how to fill the application form, print out INR 25
Application Fee Payment 0.5% of the transaction fee
Downloading of Admit card, OMR Sheet and Answer Key INR 10
Online Information for Answer Key INR 25
Printout Charges per page INR 5

Schedule of Examination Day

Due to strict procedure of thorough frisking which usually takes time, it is advised that applicants must reach the exam center at least 1 hour before the commencement of NEET 2020 examination. Table given below will help you understand the schedule to be followed.

Important schedule for NEET 2020
Sitting in the exam hall 1:15 PM
Last entry in the exam hall 1:30 PM
Announcement of instructions and checking of NEET 2020 admit card 1:30-1:45 PM
Distribution of test booklets 1:45 PM
Writing particulars on test booklet by candidates 1:50 PM
Exam begins 02:00 PM
Exam concludes 05:00 PM

Important Instructions for NEET 2020

Out of fear and panic, sometimes, the candidates reach the exam hall prior to 11.30 A.M., it will be of no use. You are advised not to reach the exam hall, not before 11.30 A.M., since it will open at that time. On the other hand, no aspirants will get permission to enter into the exam hall after 1.30 PM. In order to know more about the rules, regulations and other details related to the NEET 2020 exam, you should go through the following content:

Documents required along with NTA NEET Admit card-

  • You should carry the print out of the downloaded NEET 2020 admit card without which no entry will be permitted.
  • Carry at least 1 ID proof with you. For being on a safer side, carry 2 ID proofs.
  • Carry a passport sized photograph to be pasted on the attendance sheet.
  • Important: Carry a postcard (4″ x 6″) colour photograph with white background pasted on the proforma available with NEET 2020 admit card. Hand over this proforma to the invigilator.

Items Prohibited to Take in the Examination Center

  • Do not carry any kind of stationery items such as written or printed objects, pencil/geometry box, calculator, pen drives, pen, scale, eraser, scanner/electronic pen, log table, plastic pouch, writing pad etc.
  • Any kind of communication device such as smart phone, mobile phone, microphone, bluetooth earphone, health band p pager etc.
  • Other items such as belts, caps, handbags, wallets and goggles etc.
  • Water bottle or any kind of opened or packed food item
  • Metallic or any kind of accessories
  • Do not bring a watch/wrist watch, camera or bracelet etc.

Other important instructions-

  • No candidate shall be allowed to enter the examination center after 1:30 p.m.
  • Candidates are not allowed to carry any material except the Admit Card, Aadhaar Card, photographs and proforma inside the examination hall.
  • If carrying any other items, NTA does not provide the facility for safe keeping of any items, however precious it may be.
  • If any candidate will be found in cheating or using any unfair means, their candidature will be cancelled and they will not be eligible for exams in the future.
  • Candidates are suggested to sit in their allotted seats. If anyone is found in another seat or room, they will be disqualified.

Check Complete NEET 2020 Exam Day Instructions 

Dress Code for NEET 2020

NTA has published a guideline for the aspirants, so that they can understand what to wear and what not on the exam day.

  • Do not wear light clothes, which have half sleeves or long sleeves.
  • Do not wear scarfs, caps or any headgear, unless it is attached with your customary dress. Otherwise, the aspirants will need to take permission from the exam authority.
  • It is not right to wear any jewellery, brooch, flowers etc.
  • Since there will be a metal detector in the exam hall, therefore, the candidates do not require to wear any metal items such as hair clips, belt buckles or metalloid big buttons.
  • You cannot carry your wallets inside the exam hall. Similarly, you are allowed only to carry money inside the exam center.
  • The candidates wearing customary dress, should be similar to the dress code mentioned in the NEET 2020 Application form. For instance, the candidates should report to the exam center by 12.30 PM, so that the authority can allow their proper frisking.
  • If the aspirants will catch any malpractice, then they will be debarred for three years of exam. They will also be liable for criminal offences. Additionally, NEET 2020 results of the respective students will be cancelled.
  • The candidates having diabetes will be able to bring sugar tablets or any fruits along with a transparent water bottle. They should not carry any packaged food in the exam hall.
  • No shoes, only slippers and sandals are allowed with low heels.

In case candidates are attending in customary dress, they should report at least an hour before the last reporting i.e. 12:30 pm for proper screening.

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What are the Attributes to Note about NEET Admit Card?

  • The aspirants need to download the NEET 2020 admit card from the official website, since it will not be sent to the respective candidates via post.
  • Any duplicate NEET 2020 admit card will not be issued for the exam under any circumstances.
  • The candidates will not get permission to change any details mentioned in the NEET 2020 admit card.
  • You should keep yourself two to three photocopies of NEET 2020 admit card till the end of the admission procedure to the colleges/Institutions.
  • Acceptance of the issuance admit card is dependent upon the scrutiny at the subsequent stages of admission procedure.

What After NEET 2020 Exam?

  • NTA will release the answer key along with the image of OMR response sheet and test booklet once the NEET 2020 will be ended. Approximately, after three weeks of NEET exam date, the answer key is released.
  • Once the aspirants will get the answer key, they can compare their own answers. If they find the answer published by NTA is not suitable, they can challenge their answer.
  • Before starting to check and compare your answer with the answer keys, you should ensure your question code with the code of answer keys.

Steps how to Challenge the NEET 2020 Answer Key

  • Open the official website of NTA
  • Now, the candidates should log in their account by submitting their credentials
  • After that, you will find an option like ‘Apply for KEY Challenge’, which will be displayed on the dashboard.
  • Once you find the aforementioned option, you should click on the Key Challenge tab
  • You are now able to choose the question, which you want to challenge. In this regard, you should mark your answer and then the choice. You will need to provide the justification for choosing and challenging that specific answer.
  • In the next step, the aspirants need to pay the money of challenging the answer that is 1000 INR/ each question. You should make the payment through credit card/debit card or through net banking.
  • For future reference, the aspirants should take a print out of the confirmation slip.

Exam Day Guidelines of NEET 2020 UG

  • Any kind of communication device is banned inside the examination center
  • Strictly obey the dress pattern
  • If you break any of the rules and regulations, the exam authority will take disciplinary action against you.
  • It is better to visit and check the examination center at least one day before to get the confirmation related to the distance and location of the exam center.
  • The candidates will not be allowed if they try to enter after 1.30 PM. Better reach to the center at least one hour ago of the projected time.
  • Do not forget to bring admit card, your passport size photo for affixing it with the attendance sheet.
  • There will be no arrangement to keep your mobile phone, purse, digital watch or any kind of article in the examination hall.
  • To write the particulars, the aspirants will be given a black or blue ballpoint pen, so that they can darkening the circle in response to the OMR sheet.
  • You should attach a similar photograph of yours in the NEET 2020 admit card.
  • The aspirants might be prosecuted as the criminal action if they remove any page from the Test Booklet.
  • You do not get permission to go to the toilet during the last 30 minutes of your examination.
  • The candidates will also not be eligible to leave the hall before concluding the test.
  • Before leaving the hall, the aspirants should handover the OMR sheet to the invigilator.
  • You are advised to keep safely the admit card until you take admission into any college/institution.
  • To get a regular update, you should keep yourself notified by visiting the official website regularly.
  • Besides, you will get an email about the notification of counselling.

Frequently Asked Questions

Ques: When NEET Admit Card will be released?

Ans: It will be released on March 27, 2020.


Ques: Which type of photo should pasted on the Admit card?

Ans: You should paste a standard size photograph.


Ques: Can I get NEET admit card in offline mode?

Ans: No

Ques:  How can NEET 2020 admit card be downloaded if I do not have internet access?

Ans: In case one doesn’t have internet access or if one is unable to download the NEET admit card 2020, he/she can download the admit card of NEET 2020 from CSE (Common Service Centres) designated by CBSE. A nominal charge of INR 10/- rupees will be applicable for downloading NEET admit card 2020.

Ques: Do I need Coloured Admit Card?

Ans: It is not mandatory to have a coloured admit card but it is advisable to have it because it will have a clear photograph and signature.

Ques: What should I do if I am not able to log in or unable to download the NEET admit card 2020?

Ans: In case candidates are unable to login and download NEET 2020 admit card, they don’t have to become impatient. Errors and unable to login can be due to huge traffic on NTA portal. Candidate will have to wait for some time until the traffic clears up.

Ques: Can I need to paste any photograph on the admit card?

Ans: Yes, a passport size photograph must be pasted on the print out of admitting card. Along with it, a proforma will be available in which candidates have to affix their postcard size photograph.


Ques: How NEET admit card 2020 can be obtained?

Ans: Candidates can download the admit card of NEET 2020 from the official website. Candidates need to enter their registration or enrollment number and date of birth to download the NEET admit card 2020.


Ques: What are the details mentioned in NEET admit card?

Ans: The admit card of NEET will consist of name, course, category, gender, the language of paper, exam centre address etc. All the candidates have to verify the information included in the admit card.



Ques: Is there any dress code?

Answer: Yes, there is a dress code for the candidates who are appearing for NEET 2020:

  • To wear light half sleeves clothes not having big buttons, brooch/badge, flower etc. with Salwar/Trouser.
  • To wear Slippers, sandals with low heels, not shoes.

Ques: Can I carry calculator along with me in the examination hall?

Answer: No, you can’t carry such electronic items or calculator along with yourself inside the examination centre.

Ques: What are the quotas and seats on which admission will be offered through NEET?

Answer: Through NEET, admission will be offered into the following seats/quotas.

  • All India Quota Seats.
  • State Government Quota Seats
  • State/Private/Management/NRI Quota Seats in all Private Medical / Dental Colleges or any Private/ Deemed University
  • Central Pool Quota Seats

Ques: Who will lead the NEET and organize the counselling to provide admission into medical or dental institutes in all over the country?

Answer: Central Board of Secondary Education will organise the NEET. In the session 2017, it will be conducted on May 7, 2017, in the offline mode. The exam will be organised in 80 cities The counselling and seat allotment procedure will be done by the DGHS.

Ques: Are there any colleges or state bodies that are exempted from the purview of NEET?

Answer: Indeed, AIIMS and JIPMER are exempted from NEET as they both are independent bodies and will lead their own medicinal selection test with a specific end goal to offer admission to the separate foundations. Till Now, state body has any such exception.

Ques: When and how admitting card of NEET 2020 will be available?

Answer: NEET 2020 admit card can be available in online mode in the 27th March 2020.

Ques: What are the details mentioned in NEET admit card?

Answer: The admit card of NEET will consist of name, course, category, gender, the language of paper, exam centre address etc. All the candidates have to verify the information included in the admit card.


Ques: Whom to contact in case of any discrepancy in NEET hall ticket?

Answer: If in case of any incorrect details found in admit card, candidates must immediately contact CBSE admission officer as soon as possible for rectification of the discrepancy.


Ques: What if there is a delay in logging into NEET admit card page?

Answer: This issue may happen due to slow Internet network or a large number of candidates trying to download at the same time. In case of such problems, candidates must try after some time.


Ques: How can I pay the registration fee?

Answer: The fee payment was done through online mode.


Ques: Who is eligible to appear?

Answer: You can check the eligibility from the above-given section.

Ques: How many questions will be asked in the exam?

Answer: Total 300 questions were asked.

Ques: Is there any negative marking in this exam?

Answer: Yes.

Ques: What type of questions will be asked in the exam?

Answer: It had multiple choice questions.