NEET Application Form 2021: Registration Process, How to Apply

The application process of NEET 2021 will be available by the 1st week of July 2021. NEET 2021 examination will be conducted on August 1, 2021. The application correction window will be notified soon. The national level medical entrance exam is conducted for taking admission in MBBS and BDS courses for postgraduate and undergraduate programs offered by the top medical and BDS colleges of the country. NEET is the gateway of opportunities for students who are seeking to build their careers in the medical field. Through this article, you will get complete information regarding the NEET Application Form 2021

NEET Application Form 2021

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Candidates can check the Important Dates for NEET 2021 Application Form:

Events Dates
Notification release 1st week of July 2021
Application form available 1st week of July 2021
Last date to submit the application 3rd week of July 2021
Application correction window To be notified soon
Exam date August 1, 2021

The candidates who wish to get admissions to the top medical universities in India must apply for NEET 2021 as it is the gateway for these prestigious colleges. The candidates can quickly fill the application form through the official website of NTA, which is the conducting authority of NEET.

Prerequisites of the Application Process

The candidates must keep the following handy, before starting the application process of NEET 2021:

Documents Specifications Size Format
Scan of Photograph
  • Passport size and postcard size (both)
  • The photograph must not be older than three months
  • The name of the candidate and date must be printed below the photograph
10 Kb to 100 Kb


Scan of Signature Signature of the candidate in black ink on white background 3 Kb to 20 Kb


Scan of thumb impression
  • Left-hand thumb impression
  • Should be on white paper with blue ink
10 Kb to 50 Kb JPG/JPEG
Class X Passing Certificate A clear scanned copy of the passing certificate 100 Kb to 300 Kb JPG/JPEG
Other things that must be kept handy
  • A valid mobile number
  • A valid Email address
  • Class X marks and percentage
  • Class XII marks and percentage
  • Identity Number – Aadhar Card number/ Passport number/ Ration Card number/ bank account/ any other valid Govt. identity number
  • Credit card/ Debit card/ Net banking credentials

How to apply for NEET 2021?

The candidates can follow the steps given below to apply for NEET 2021:

The application procedure comprises 4 steps. 1) Filling the form 2) Uploading the Documents 3) Making the Payment and 4) Taking a printout of the confirmation page.


  • NEET 2021 Application Form will be available through online mode only.
  • Visit the official website of NTA.
  • Register on the website by filling in the mandatory details like personal details, contact information, qualification details, etc.


  • Upload the scanned copies of your photograph, signature, and the impression of your index finger in the given format


  • Pay your application fee via online or offline mode at your convenience.


  • It is advised that the candidates take a printout of the confirmation page for future references after the successful submission of the application fee.
  • The application of the candidates who haven’t received their digitally generated confirmation page will be treated as canceled.

Steps to retrieve forgotten NEET Application Number

In case the candidates forget the NEET login password, they can easily reset it using the steps mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of NEET.
  • Click on the link “NEET 2021 – Find Application No.”
  • Enter your credentials
  • Enter your Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, DOB, Category, and Security PIN and click on submit.
  • You will receive your application number on your registered mobile number.

Steps to retrieve forgotten NEET Password

In case the candidates forget the NEET login password, they can easily reset it using the steps mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of NEET.
  • Click on the ‘Forgot Password’ button.
  •  Enter your NEET Application Number, Name & Date of Birth
  • Candidates will be provided with two options- through OTP/ through Security Question
  • Choose any one of the above-mentioned options.
  • Retrieve your password and make sure you save your password this time.

Application Fee

  • For General and OBC candidate, the application fee is INR 1500/-
  • For SC/ST & PH candidates, the application fee is INR 800/-
  • Candidates can pay the application fee via both online(debit or credit card) and offline mode(e-challan of Syndicate, SBI, ICICI Bank, or HDFC bank).
Category Application Fee
General/OBC 1500/-
SC/ST/PH 800/-

NEET Common Service Centres/ Facilitation Centers

National Testing Agency has built various Common Service Centres (CSC) to help candidates in filling the application forms and submitting the application fee. Their services, along with the Fee charged, are as given below:

Services Fee (Rs)
Preparing email, Submission of Application Form and Print out 25
Online payment of Fee 0.5% of the transaction
Downloading of Admit Card/OMR/Answer Key 10
Online claim for Responses/Key 25
Print out per page 5

NEET Photo Size Format

  • The passport size photograph of the candidate must be clicked in a clear background.
  • Candidates must mention their name and date of the click on the passport size photograph.
  • The passport size photograph should not be more than 4-month-old.
  • The passport size photographs should have either a blue or a white background.
  • Candidates need to click their passport size photographs with a relaxed face.
  • Do not upload blur images in the application form as it can lead your candidature towards cancellation.
  • Those who are clicking their picture through their smartphone must ensure that they do not have a red eye or eye glow in the picture.
  • The candidates with spectacle must ensure that their glasses do not glare during the click.
  • Passport size photographs should be taken in school uniform.
  • The format of the photographs should be JPEG or JPG.
  • The passport size photograph size should be between 1 Kb to 100 Kb.
  • The dimensions of the passport size photographs should lie between 3.5 cm(height)* 4.5 cm(width).

The details regarding the format are tabulated below:

Dimensions 3.5cm X 4.5cm
File Size 1kb to 100kb
Preferred Background White


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  1. in my aadhar only the year of birth ,there is no date and month.I take my aadhar in when i studied in std.6.with this aadhar i apply for the exam time is there any problem with this id proof

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