Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan announces NEET UG examination date

NEET UG 2021 exam date

The undergraduate National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET UG) 2021 date has been announced. The Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan declared on Monday that the examination will be conducted on September 12.

The application process will begin from 5 pm on July 13 through the website of National Testing Agency (NTA), Pradhan added.

“The NEET UG 2021 will be held on 12th September 2021 across the country following COVID-19 protocols. The application process will begin from 5 pm tomorrow through the NTA website(s). (sic),” the Minister tweeted.

The number of cities that will conduct the examination has been increased from 155 to 198, Pradhan said. However, the number of examination centers will also increase to 3,862. The examinations will be conducted under strict COVID protocols.