CBSE NEET exam admit card: From dress code to key dates, all details here

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The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday (April 17) released the admit cards for the National Eligibility-cum Entrance Test (NEET 2018), after a delay from its original schedule of release. The hall tickets are available on the official website The candidates are required to download admit cards from the official website and follow the instructions given there.

According to The Times of India report, when a candidate downloads the CBSE NEET exam admit card, a copy of the same in the PDF format is emailed to the candidate on his or her email ID registered at the time of filling the NEET 2018 form.


The students who want to pursue MBBS or BDS courses at medical colleges in India, take the NEET test. CBSE will conduct the NEET exam for admission to MBBS/BDS courses for the year 2018-19 on Sunday (May 6, 2018) from 10 am to 1 pm. “The schedule will remain unaltered even if the date of the test is declared a public holiday,” CBSE said in a statement.


NEET admit card contains a candidate's name, roll number, father's name, category, photograph, signature, date of birth, and the language of question paper, along with the name and address of the examination centre.


After downloading NEET UG admit card, students are required to affix a passport size photograph on it and fill the document mentioned in NEET 2018 admit card, reported Indian Express.


Also, on finding any discrepancy in the admit card, the student should report it immediately to CBSE as the information printed on the card will be verified at the time of admission. If the information is found incorrect, the candidate's admit card may be cancelled.

Dress code


  • All candidates appearing for the exam must wear light clothes with half sleeves, without big buttons, brooch/ badge, flower, among other such things, along with salwar or trouser.


  • Candidates have to wear slippers, sandals with low heels, and not shoes. Girls should not wear any closed-toed footwear.


  • Candidates who would be wearing customary clothes like a burqa, are required to report at the centre at least an hour earlier before the reporting time so that they can be frisked properly, according to NDTV

CBSE has implemented a dress code in order to ensure fair conduct of the examination. 

Photo credit: CBSE website
Here's how to download NEET admit cards from the direct link:


Step 1: Go to the website link


Step 2: Fill in the required details in the given field with your registration number, date of birth, enter security pin number


Step 3: Click on submit


Step 4: Your admit card will be displayed on the screen


Step 5: Download the admit card and take a printout for future reference


Changes in NEET 2018


NEET is traditionally conducted in English and Hindi. For the first time in 2018, the NEET will be conducted in six additional languages — Gujarati, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Telugu and Tamil.


Date of Examination: May 6 (Sunday)


CBSE NEET exam time: 10 am to 1 pm

CBSE NEET result date: June 5, 2018

Display of OMR sheet to be intimated on the website


Display of answer key to be intimated on the website

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