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Applied for NEET? Don't Forget to Carry these documents at Exam Center

Last Updated - March 20, 2018

To ensure a smooth and transparent conduct of NEET, CBSE instructs candidates to bring several documents on the exam day. The documents assist in verifying the identity of the applicants and approve their candidature in NEET 2018.

This year, the coordinating body has scheduled the exam for May 6, 2018.  The last date to apply online is March 9, 2018. Visit the official website i.e. to fill the form, upload the documents as per specifications and payment of application fee. With the successful registration, the admit cards will be issued in April 2018. Check NEET Admit Card

When it comes to NEET, the most important and popular question that pops up in a candidate mind is ‘Documents ‘Are there any documents that are Required at the examination center?’. The following article informs you about the same.

NEET 2018 – Documents Required at Exam Center

CBSE has clearly mentioned in the official e-brochure about all the documents that one needs to carry on the exam day. Mentioned below are the names of the documents – 

NEET Admit Card

CBSE issues the document to all the successfully registered candidates. For the academic session 2018-19, it is expected to be available in the month of April 2018. It is a mandatory document that must be carried at all the stages of NEET 2018 including exam day, AIQ (All India Quota) & State counselling and Admission processes of various institutes. CheckNEET Cut Off

Aadhar Card (UID)

Aadhar Card is the most important document that one must present at the time of examination. The main purpose of is to support/ verify the details already present in the admit card.

Aadhar Number is a twelve digit unique number issued to Indian Citizens on the basis of their biometric and demographic data. As of February 2017, 92.3% of total population of India have Aadhar Number. Considering its success and acceptance at such a large scale, CBSE made Aadhar Card mandatory for the medical examination.

Passport Size Photograph

Along with both the documents mentioned above, candidates are also required to carry multiple passport size photographs to NEET exam center. Photographs must be same as used in Application Form.

The purpose behind photographs at exam center is for documentation process. An attendance sheet for appeared candidates and requires candidates’ photograph for the same. This is done to ensure clarity and transparency in the process. CheckNEET Photo and Signature Specification

What not to bring at the Exam Centre?

Apart from the documents listed above, there are few things/ objects that are prohibited at the examination venue. They are as follows:

  • Electronic Devices – mobile phone, calculators, calculator watches and other such electronic devices are banned.
  • Rough Paper –  candidates are provided with sheets for rough work and hence CBSE does not allow any type of paper inside the exam hall.
  • Wallet or Purse –  candidates are not allowed to carry their wallets inside the test venue.
  • Stationary – candidates will be provided with all the required stationery like Blue/ Black ball point pen at the exam center only. 

Note – The authorities will not hold any responsibility in case of any loss of material of a candidate. Hence, it is suggested to make proper preparations prior to NEET Exam.

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There are few guidelines for candidates to be followed on the test day. These guidelines ensure that the entire examination procedure concludes properly. They are as follows:

  • Reach the test venue 90 minutes prior to the exam.
  • Check the seating arrangement and note down your room number.
  • Exiting the hall before the conclusion of the exam is not allowed.
  • Do not bring anything that might result in cancellation of candidature.

NEET 2018 Exam Day Schedule 

  • The entry in examination hall begins from 7:30 AM
  • Checking of Admit Cards by the invigilator starts from 7:30 AM to 9:45 AM
  • Distribution of Test Booklet starts from 9:45 AM
  • Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken/ opened to take out Answer Sheet from 9:55 AM
  • Latest Entry in NEET Exam Hall is by 9:30 AM
  • NEET Exam Commences from 10:00 AM
  • NEET Exam Concludes on 01:00 PM

About NEET

National Entrance Eligibility Test has become the most sought-after national medical entrance exam. Admissions to all medical colleges across India (except AIIMSs and JIPMER) will accept NEET Scores for MBBS Admission 2018-19.

Accepted by more than 90% of medical seats in India, NEET 2018 is expected to cater more than 12,00,000 medical aspirants this year. With the limited number of Medical Seats and such a huge number of aspirants, the chances of success in NEET 2018 would be less than 7%. 

NEET 2018
The Central Board of Secondary Education has scheduled the offline mode exam for May 6. The last date to fill in the application form is March 9, 2018. Results will be released by June 5, 2018. Know more

Collegedunia wishes best to all the medical aspirants sitting for NEET this year and quotes legendary George RR Martin for them, A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone if it is to keep its edge



Manmath Sethi

Please clarify whether wards of Bank employees are eligible for Punjab MBBS admission

15 Mar, 2018 21:13
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Manmath, NEET is compulsory for the MBBS program. To get more information about the Eligibility Criteria of NEET through this link: NEET Eligibility Criteria.

23 Mar, 2018 15:26
Siddhita Bankar

What type of photo is required n is it mandatory to have white background in photo

14 Mar, 2018 22:02
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Siddhita, You get information about the Photo specifications through this link: Photo Specifications.

22 Mar, 2018 12:00
In Search Of Justice

Sir what's the obc reservation in assam medical mbbs 2018

13 Mar, 2018 21:59
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Sir, You get information about the OBC Reservation of NEET through this link: NEET Reservation

20 Mar, 2018 15:15
Uddhav Ghodake

I am looking for veterinary college in Maharashtra. My brother has done 3 years of diploma in Electronics and Telecommunications. Ha had subjects like Physics, Chemistry and English but not Biology . is he eligible for BVSc cources

13 Mar, 2018 00:20
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Uddhav, No, he is not eligible for the BVSc program because the basic Eligibility of BVSc is The basic eligibility for this course is 10 2 with subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English with a minimum of 50% in aggregate from CBSE/ICSE/State Board or equivalent. Students who have appeared in 10 2 or any other intermediate level examination and are awaiting results can also apply for the program and can be admitted on a provisional basis.

15 Mar, 2018 14:53
Syeda Harmain Kousar

Madam Please suggest me some good books for neet..

12 Mar, 2018 20:18
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Syeda, You get the information regarding the best books for NEET through this link: Best Books For NEET

14 Mar, 2018 19:17
Venkatasowmya Bulusu

Sir, I have given my intermediate Hall ticket number wrongly.can I get a chance to correct it during correction time? Please help me sir.

10 Mar, 2018 14:47
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Venkatasowmya, Candidates can edit their personal information such as Name, Date of Birth, Gender, State Code of Eligibility, Category, Disability Status, Medium, and Examination Center.

10 Mar, 2018 16:29
Nikhil Costa

Sir, my name in Aadhar Card is Nikhil S. My name in school records is Nikhil Shivraj. I already registered and made payment with my Aadhar name, Nikhil S. What should I do? I'm getting my name changed in the Aadhar Card tomorrow. After that, what should I do?

10 Mar, 2018 01:00
Priya Payeng

Sir I have uploaded my photo without date and name.. Can I change it between the neet correction session?? Pls do reply sir..

09 Mar, 2018 00:26
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Priya, The photo requirements can be changed during NEET Form Correction. Candidates can upload an appropriate photo in the form and submit it again. The correct photo will be updated immediately in the form.

09 Mar, 2018 12:54
Vijay Babu Y

Sir in yesterday form correction there is no option of changing uploaded photo and signature... How to change that sir... Kindly help...

16 Mar, 2018 01:48


01 Mar, 2018 16:27
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Shaik, To get information about the form correction by this link: Form Correction.

09 Mar, 2018 16:22
Aakil Khan

Sir I will give my 12 class last exam on 30 March 2018 and after that what I do? I want get coaching for neet that can I do

01 Mar, 2018 14:53
Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Aakil, Yes, you can join any coaching center to prepare for the NEET.

08 Mar, 2018 18:57
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