NEET 2019 examination was held from 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM at the venue of test centre.
NEET, the national level entrance exam held for undergraduate admission in medical and dental courses in the country, has been conducted across the country today. The 2019 edition of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) has started in the afternoon at 2.00 pm and ended at 5.00 pm. Meanwhile, in Odisha, in the wake of the aftermath of Cyclone Fani which pounded coastal parts of the state ravaging across 10,000 villages and 52 urban areas, National Testing Agency (NTA) has postponed the examination as per the request of the state government. The Agency, the official agency which is mandated by Central education ministry to organise entrance exams, said the revised dates for Odisha candidates will be announced soon. In another related development on May 2, the Agency had announced changes in centres for certain candidates in some selected states on account of upcoming general elections. Next stage in the NEET examination is the release of NEET answer keys, which will be released on the official website, ntaneet.nic.in.
NEET 2019: Live updates
NEET 2019: Read live updates, paper analysis, students' responses and other details here
NEET 2016: Expert analysis
According to Navin C Joshi, Academic head and VP at Gradeup, the overall level of the NEET examination was between easy to moderate level.
NEET 2019: 100s miss exam after train delay
According to Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy, hundreds of students from North Karnataka districts missed the NEET exam due to a 7-hour delay of the Hampi Express. A last-minute change in the exam centres and lack of proper communication of the same has created confusion among students, chief minister's handle said. The students were supposed to appear their exams in Bengaluru.
NEET 2019 exam to be over soon
The first NEET exam being conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) will be over soon. The scheduled timing for the NEET examination is till 5.00 pm.
NEET entrance exam hall rules
According to National Testing Agency (NTA), no candidate will be allowed to leave the examination hall before the conclusion of the NEET test. After the completion of the examination, the candidates must hand over the OMR answer sheet to the Invigilator and the candidates will only be permitted to take away with them only the test booklet.
NEET 2019: Medical entrance exam begins
NEET 2019 examination has begun. The national level entrance exam for courses in medical and dental undergraduate admission is being held from 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM at the venue of test centre.
NEET 2019: Test centre gates closed
National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) exam will begin in 23 minutes. As scheduled by the NTA, the gate closing time ended at 1.30 pm.
NEET 2019: Gates close soon
NEET 2019 exams will begin by 2.00 pm and the gates to the exam centres will be closed anytime soon. The scheduled gate closing time is 1.30 pm.
NEET 2019 exam process begins
The NEET 2019 examination process for the medical and dental exam begins all across India.
NEET 2019: Things not allowed inside the test centre
Candidates are not allowed to carry instrument/ geometry/ pencil box, handbag, purse, any kind of paper/ stationery/ textual material (printed or written material), eatables and water (loose or packed), mobile phone/ ear phone/ microphone/ pager, calculator, docupen, slide rules, log tables, camera, tape recorder, to wear/carry any type of watch including electronic watches with facilities of calculator, any metallic item or electronic gadgets/ devices in the examination hall/room.
NEET 2019: Items allowed inside the test centres
Following items are allowed inside the test centres:
- Admit Card downloaded from the NTA website (a clear preferably colour printout on A4 size paper) affixed a passport size photograph (same as uploaded on the online application form).
- One Passport size photograph (same as uploaded on the Online Application Form) to be pasted on the attendance sheet at the Centre.
-A valid Photo ID Proof in ORIGINAL (PAN card/ Driving License/ Voter ID/ Passport/ Aadhaar Card (With photograph)/E- Aadhaar/Ration Card).
- PwD certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if claiming the relaxation under PwD category.
NEET 2019 reporting time
Here are important timings before NEET 2019:
Reporting Time at Centre is 12.00 noon
Gate Closing time of Centre of Centre is 01.30 PM
NEET is held from 2.00 PM to 5.00 PM