NEET 2021 – Registration Window Closes Today, Correction Window Opens Tomorrow

New Delhi, 10 August 2021 – The National Testing Agency (NTA) will close the online registration window for NEET 2021 today. Eligible aspirants can fill the NEET 2021 application form at

Aspirants must submit the required details and upload all the necessary documents to complete the registration process by 9:30 PM tonight. However, the NEET UG 2021 registration fee can be paid by 11:50 PM.

NEET 2021 Application Form – Correction Window 

The NEET application date was extended till 10th August because the NTA had received numerous requests from students, urging them to consider the COVID-19 situation before closing the application window. 

While the application portal will close today, the correction window will open tomorrow (11th August 2021) and close on 14th August 2021.

Not every aspect can be edited or corrected in the submitted NEET application form 2021. The details that can be rectified in the registration form are:

  • Personal details
  • Medium of question paper
  • Place of birth
  • Academic details of Class 10, 11 and 12
  • Choice of exam city
  • Details of parents/guardians
  • Permanent and correspondence address

How to Apply for NEET 2021?

To fill in and submit the NEET application form 2021, aspirants can follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Read the instructions and procedure for online submission of the NEET application form
  • Check the box beside ‘I have downloaded Information Bulletin, read and understood all the instructions therein as well as those mentioned above, and filling up the online application form accordingly’
  • Click on ‘Click Here to Proceed’
  • Fill in the details like personal details, present address, permanent address
  • Create a password, select a security question and answer and enter the provided security PIN 
  • After entering the asked details and password, a provisional application number will be generated after registration for NEET 2021 to login
  • Complete the Application Form
  • Upload scanned images of the candidate’s photograph and signature
  • Pay the application fee and submit the form

NEET Application Form 2021 – Documents Required

To apply for the NEET-UG exam 2021, candidates need to keep the below-mentioned documents ready:

Documents Specifications Size and Format Specification for tool
  • Latest photograph
  • 80% face coverage, ears clearly visible on white background
Size – 10 Kb to 200 Kb

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Format – JPG

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
Postcard size picture
  • Must be taken on or after 1st September 2019.
  • Preferably with the name and date of taking the photograph
  • The photograph should not be with a cap or goggles
  • 80% face coverage, ears clearly visible on white background

(Size – 50 kb – 300 kb)

4.25 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
  • White Background
  • Sign with black pen
  • The signature must not be in capital letters but running letters
Size – 4 Kb to 30 Kb

Format – JPG

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
Left-hand thumb impression
  • In case of any eventuality of left-hand thumb being unavailable, right-hand thumb impression may be used
  • Blue ink on white paper
Size: 10 kb to 50 kb 2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
Class 10 passing certificate
  • The candidate should scan his/her Class 10 passing certificate for uploading
Size- 100 KB to 400 KB 2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

NEET 2021 – Things to Ensure Before Filling in the Application Form

  • All the documents to be uploaded for the NEET-UG application process 2021 must be in JPG/JPEG format. 
  • Apart from JPEG/JPG, no other format will be accepted.
  • The files must not be encrypted or be password protected. This would prevent the candidate from uploading the required files. 
  • The background of the photograph should be mandatorily white.
  • Other than religious reasons, headgear is not allowed. 
  • Candidates must ensure that they have enough copies of the photographs.
  • They should carry the same photograph (uploaded) to the examination centre on the date of the exam.
  • Besides the documents that students need to upload, they would also need access to their Class 12 result certificate (if announced), Aadhaar Card (for providing the last 4 digits). 
  • Candidates must have credit/debit card/net banking details for paying the online application fees.

NEET 2021 – Application Fee

The candidates who wish to apply for the NEET-UG exam 2021, must pay the following application fee:

Categories Application Fee*
General Rs. 1,500/-
General-EWS/ OBC-NCL* Rs 1400/-
SC/ST/PwD/ Diwyangajn Person / Third Gender Rs. 800/-

*Processing charges & Goods and Services Tax (GST) are to be paid by the candidate, as applicable.

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For further details and for filling the online application, NEET 2021 aspirants are advised to keep an eye on the NTA and NEET UG websites.


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