Due to the pandemic of COVID-19, NTA has increased the number of NEET Exam centres to ensure the regulations of social distancing implementation in the NEET 2021. NTA has released the NEET 2021 Exam Centre List recently. The authority has also started the NEET 2021 application process from July 13 onwards. Students have the option to give their choices of top 4 centres from NEET 2021 exam centre list as per their preference but the final NEET exam centre allotment will be done by the examination authorities. Though the authorities will try to incorporate the preferences of the students while allotting the centres, the students cannot request for the NEET centre change. NTA has also released the NEET exam dates 2021 at their official site. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on September 12, 2021.
- NTA has announced that Dubai will also be made an international centre for NEET exam along with Kuwait city.
- Candidates can now choose 4 exam centres while filling up the NEET 2021 application form instead of 3.
- NEET 2021 correction period will start from August 8 to 12, 2021.
NEET Exam Centres and their Codes
The following table shows the complete list of NEET exam centre’s with their states name and specified codes:
NEET Exam Centres from Andaman & Nicobar to Delhi/New Delhi
State/UT City Code of City Andaman & Nicobar Port Blair 1101 Andhra Pradesh Guntur 1201 Kurnool 1202 Nellore 1203 Tirupati 1204 Vijayawada 1205 Visakhapatnam 1206 Tenali 1207 Narasaraopet 1208 Machilipatnam 1209 Mangalagiri 1210 Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar/Naharlagun 1301 Assam Dibrugarh 1401 Guwahati 1402 Silchar 1403 Tezpur 1404 Bihar Gaya 1501 Patna 1502 Hajipur 1503 Madhubani 1504 Nalanda 1505 Sitamarhi 1506 Vaishali 1507 Chandigarh Chandigarh / Mohali / Panchkula 1601 Chhattisgarh Bhilai/ Durg/ Bhilai Nagar 1701 Bilaspur 1702 Raipur 1703 Surguja 1704 Dadra & Nagar Haveli Dadra & Nagar Haveli 1801 Daman & Diu Daman 1901 Delhi/New Delhi Delhi/New Delhi 2001
NEET Exam Centres from Goa to Punjab
State/UT City Code of city Goa Panaji/ Madgaon/ Margao 2101 Gujarat Ahmedabad 2201 Anand 2202 Bhavnagar 2203 Gandhinagar 2204 Godhara 2205 Patan 2206 Rajkot 2207 Surat 2208 Vadodara 2209 Valsad 2210 Gandhidham 2211 Kutch 2212 Haryana Faridabad 2301 Gurugram 2302 Ambala 2303 Karnal 2304 Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur 2401 Shimla 2402 Jammu & Kashmir Jammu 2501 Srinagar 2502 Anantnag 2503 Baramulla 2504 Jharkhand Bokaro 2601 Jamshedpur 2602 Ranchi 2603 Hazaribagh 2604 Karnataka Belgaum/Belgaum 2701 Bengaluru 2702 Davanagere 2703 Dharwad 2704 Gulbarga / Kalaburagi 2705 Hubli 2706 Mangaluru 2707 Mysuru 2708 Udupi 2709 Kerala Alappuzha 2801 Angamaly 2802 Ernakulam 2803 Kannur 2804 Kasaragod 2805 Kollam 2806 Kottayam 2807 Kozhikode / Calicut 2808 Mallapuram 2809 Pallakad 2810 Thiruvananthapuram 2811 Thrissur 2812 Idukki 2813 Ladakh Leh 4701 Kargil 4702 Lakshadweep Kavaratti 2901 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal 3001 Gwalior 3002 Indore 3003 Jabalpur 3004 Ujjain 3005 Rewa 3006 Maharashtra Ahmednagar 3101 Akola 3102 Amravati 3103 Aurangabad (MR) 3104 BEED 3105 Buldhana 3106 Jalgaon 3107 Kolhapur 3108 Latur 3109 Mumbai 3110 Nagpur 3111 Nanded 3112 Nashik 3113 Navi Mumbai 3114 Pune 3115 Satara 3116 Solapur 3117 Thane 3118 Sangali 3119 Sindhudurg 3120 Ratnagiri 3121 Dhule 3122 Manipur Imphal 3201 Meghalaya Shillong 3301 Mizoram Aizawl 3401 Nagaland Dimapur 3501 Kohima 3502 Odisha Angul 3601 Balasore/Baleswar 3602 Berhampur 3603 Bhubaneswar 3604 Cuttack 3605 Rourkela 3606 Sambalpur 3607 Balangir 3608 Bhawanipatna 3609 Keonjhar/ Kendujhar 3610 Koraput 3611 Malkangiri 3612 Paralakhemundi (Gajapati) 3613 Phulbani (Kandhamal) 3614 Rayagada 3615 Puri 3616 Puducherry Puducherry 3701 Punjab Amritsar 3801 Bathinda 3802 Jalandhar 3803 Ludhiana 3804 Patiala 3805
NEET Exam Centres from Rajasthan to West Bengal
State/UT City Code of City Rajasthan Ajmer 3901 Bikaner 3902 Jaipur 3903 Jodhpur 3904 Kota 3905 Udaipur 3906 Sikkim Gangtok 4001 Tamil Nadu Chennai 4101 Coimbatore 4102 Cuddalore 4103 Kanchipuram 4104 Karur 4105 Madurai 4106 Nagercoil 4107 Namakkal 4108 Salem 4109 Thanjavur 4110 Thiruvallur 4111 Tiruchirappalli 4112 Tirunelveli 4113 Vellore 4114 Chengalpet 4115 Virudhunagar 4116 Dindigul 4117 Tiruppur 4118 Telangana Hyderabad 4201 Karimnagar 4202 Khammam 4203 Rangareddy 4204 Warangal 4205 Sangareddy 4206 Mahbubnagar 4207 Hayathnagar 4208 Tripura Agartala 4301 Uttarakhand Dehradun 4501 Haldwani 4502 Roorkee 4503 Uttar Pradesh Agra 4401 Allahabad/ Prayagraj 4402 Bareilly 4403 Ghaziabad 4404 Gorakhpur 4405 Jhansi 4406 Kanpur 4407 Lucknow 4408 Meerut 4409 Noida / Greater Noida 4410 Varanasi 4411 Fatehpur 4412 Mathura 4413 Sitapur 4414 Faizabad 4415 Aligarh 4416 West Bengal 24 Pargana 4601 Asansol 4602 Bardhaman/ Burdwan 4603 Durgapur 4605 Hooghly 4605 Howrah 4606 Kharagpur 4607 Kolkata 4608 Siliguri 4609 Outside India Kuwait City 9901 Dubai
NEET 2021 Test Centres
NTA has established a wide network of test centres for the aspirants from rural areas. Therefore, the candidates who are willing to complete their UG coursework in AYUSH (that is Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy) can apply for NEET 2021 Exam.
Process of Choosing NEET 2021 Exam Centres
NEET exam centre allotment to the aspirants is done by NTA. The candidates should choose four preferable NEET exam centres while filling the NEET Application 2021 form. Note: Candidates should double check every entry, based on their accessibility. NTA will not be responsible for any incorrect information filled in the application form. All the candidates are advised to follow the below mentioned process while choosing the NEET 2021 Exam Centres:
- Once the students login to their account, they need to provide detailed information related to their choice of preferences.
- The booking slots for online exams are dependent upon a first come first serve basis. There are eight different settings for online exams.
- You are advised to book your slots as soon as possible. Kindly note it down that queries related to the same matter will not be entertained.
- The aspirants from Assam, Meghalaya, Jammu and Kashmir should bring their Aadhaar Card number to the exam centre. Otherwise they must choose the exam centres only within their state respectively.
- NEET 2021 exam centres will be allocated on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Exam Centres of NEET 2021: Based on the Language
The candidates can give their exam in 13 different languages (as per their preferences). The following table shows the enlisted languages and the available exam centre correspondingly:
|Languages you prefer||NEET 2021 Exam Centre|
|English||All over India|
|English and Hindi||All over India|
|English and Assamese||Exam Centers in Assam|
|English and Bengali||Exam Centers in West Bengal, Anadaman and Nicobar Islands, Tripura|
|English and Gujarati||Exam Centers in Gujarat, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu|
|English and Marathi||Exam Centers in Maharashtra|
|English and Tamil||Exam Centers in Tamil Nadu, Anadaman and Nicobar Islands and Puducherry|
|English and Telugu||Exam Centers in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana|
|English and Malayalam||Exam Centres in Kerala and Lakshadweep|
|English and Punjabi||Exam Centres in Punjab, Delhi and Chandigarh|
|English and Kannada||Exam Centers in Karnataka|
|English and Odia||Exam Centers in Odisha|
|English and Urdu||All Over India|
NEET 2021 Exam Day Instructions
- No entry will be allowed after 1:30 PM so candidates are advised to reach the exam centre on time.
- Candidates must carry their NEET 2021 Admit Card at the exam centre.
- The applicants must carry a passport-sized photograph at the exam centre to be pasted on the attendance sheet.
- Without the NEET 2021 admit card, candidates will not be allowed into the exam centre.
- Candidates are advised not to carry any personal belongings at the exam centre may or may not be allowed to keep anything at the NEET 2021 exam centre.
- No applicants will be allowed in the NEET 2021 exam centre with any digital instrument such as calculator, mobiles.
- If any candidate is found with any digital instrument then his/her exam will be cancelled.
- The students are advised to book their NEET 2021 exam centre as early as they can to avoid being allocated randomly by the exam authority.
Documents Needed at NEET 2021 Exam Centre’s
On the NEET 2021 exam day, the aspirants should carry NEET 2021 admit cards and few other essential documents. Go through the following content in order to get to know about the essential testimonials, which are needed to carry on the NEET 2021 exam day.
- One passport size photograph which will be attached with the NEET admit card.
- Another passport size photograph will be attached with the attendance sheet.
- You will need to show your valid identity proof. Do not forget to carry your PwD certificate (if applicable).
- Candidates need to sign the undertaking given in the Admit Card.
- One postcard size coloured photograph (4”*6”), which has been taken in white background, will need to be attached with the downloaded Proforma. It will need to be handed over to the invigilator.
To enter the exam hall, the aspirants should bring all the aforementioned documents along with admit cards.
NEET 2021 Exam Day Schedule
Find the below mentioned table to identify the NEET 2021 exam day schedule:
|Last Entry to the exam hall||1.30 PM|
|Sitting on the seat||1.15 PM onwards|
|Announcement of instructions and checking of NEET 2021 Admit Card||1.30 to 1.45 PM|
|Distribution of Test Booklet||1:45 PM|
|Writing of particulars on the test booklet by the candidate||1.50 PM|
|Test Concludes||5.00 PM|
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Guidelines Follow to the Disabled Candidates in NEET 2021 Exam
The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare released the NEET examination guidelines for the disabled aspirants on 23rd April, 2019. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment issued the notice on 29th September, 2018. These rules will be implemented during the NEET 2021 exam. Read the following guidelines to find the revised rules and regulations for the disabled candidates:
- Considering the improvement in technology in new avenues, it is necessary to start a uniform and comprehensive policy for the benchmark disabled candidates.
- No added advantages or criteria for the regular candidates.
- The disabled benchmark candidates will get the facilities like scribe/reader or lab assistant.
- Aforementioned facilities will be provided once a certificate of their disability will be submitted. The certificate should highlight the fact that the candidate is unable to write. Consequently, he needs a scribe to write the exam, on his behalf.
- Candidates will get the opportunity to choose their own scribe. In order to check his suitability, the candidate will get a chance to meet with the scribe two days before the exam.
- In case of providing the scribe to the disable candidates from the examination authority, then the scribe should not be more than matriculate qualification.
- If the candidate brings a scribe on their own, then the aspirant needs to submit the details and qualifications of the scribe.
- In case of an emergency, the aspirants can ask for more than one scribe to complete the writing of the papers. For instance, one scribe for each paper is allowed.
Some More Tips for Disabled Candidates
- The disabled candidates are required to select the mode of giving the written test that is Computer/Braille/large print. Apart from this, the candidates will be able to record the answers.
- Benchmark disabled candidates will be able to check their system prior to the exam, if they choose the computer based mode. Besides, if they find any discrepancy, they can rectify it immediately.
- Candidates are allowed to carry gadgets like talking calculator, braille slate, geometry kit, abacus, tailor frame, communication chart, braille measuring tape and electronic devices etc.
- The sitting arrangement for the disable candidates will be at the ground floor.
- Once the exam starts, the disabled candidates will get the supplementary sheets timely.
- In case of open examination, the examining body will provide reading material in Braille/e-text and special computer screen reading software.
- The hearing-impairment candidates will get alternative objective questions.
The aforementioned guidelines, rules and regulations will be followed by the exam authority in case of conducting the test for disabling aspirants.
Exam Centre’s FAQs
Ques: Can I change my NEET 2021 exam centre to Delhi if I choose Assamese language as the mode of question paper?
Ans. No, you will not be able to change your NEET 2021 exam Centre. Since you have chosen vernacular languages as the mode of exam, hence, the exam Centre will be allotted to the respective state. Hence, your NEET 2021 exam Centre will be in Assam.
Ques. Can I be allotted the NEET 2021 exam centre in a city other than four provided options in the application form?
Ans. Yes, NTA can allot the centres as per the availability, even if it is not mentioned in the application form.
Ques. I am residing in Kolkata. Nonetheless, can I choose Delhi as the preferable city to take the NEET 2021 exam?
Ans. Yes, you definitely can choose Delhi as the preferred location. However, you are advised to select the NEET 2021 exam centre to your nearby location. It will be convenient for you to reach by time.
Ques. Is it possible to change the NEET 2021 exam centre once the admit card is allotted?
Ans. No, it is not possible to change the NEET 2021 exam centre by the aspirants if the admit card has been released.
Ques. Is it required to bring stationary items at the NEET exam centre?
Ans. Yes, it is better to carry since the NTA authority will not provide you with that kind of stuff.
Ques. Will it be possible to enter the exam hall if I forget to take the admit card?
Ans. No, you will not get permission to enter the exam hall if you do not carry it with yourself.
Ques. How to change the exam center now after the issuance of the NEET 2021 Admit Card?
Ans. As NTA has clearly stated that the exam center once allocated cannot be changed so nothing can be done now.
Ques. On what basis will the choices be fulfilled for NEET 2021 exam center?
Ans. The exam centers are being allotted according to your specified preference and availability of the corresponding exam center.