NEET 2018 Application Form

Jan. 19, 2018 9751 priyam.dave

NEET 2018 Application FormNEET 2018 Application Form – The CBSE will make NEET application form available in the last week of January 2018. Candidates who have completed passed or are appearing for 10+2/HSC with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as main subjects can fill NEET UG 2018 application form. The application form can be filled in five steps, which includes NEET online registrations, filling of online form, uploading of images, payment of application fee and printout of filled in form. Aspirants have to fill their Aadhaar Card details, while filling the application form of NEET MBBS 2018. During the procedure of NEET application form, candidates must keep all relevant documents ready. NEET 2018 will be conducted on May 10. Last year, a total of 11,38,890 aspirants registered for NEET UG, of which only 10,90,085 appeared for the test. Read the article NEET 2018 application form to know details on schedule, procedure to fill form and fees to be paid.

As per the order of the government, NEET is to be conducted for admission to 90,000 seats (65,000 MBBS and 25,000 BDS) courses offered across the medical as well as dental colleges of India. Only the institutes of national importance which are AIIMS and JIPMER are out of NEET ambit.

When will CBSE release NEET 2018 application form?

The application form of NEET 2018 is expected to be released in the fourth week of January 2018. The important date of NEET online form 2018 is given below. The given dates are tentative and will be updated as and when notification will be released.

NEET 2018 Application Form Dates

S.No. NEET application form events Dates
1. NEET 2018 Application form to be available from Fourth week January 2018
2. NEET 2018 form ends on First week of March 2018
3. Correction window opens from Second week of March 2018
4. Last date to correct details filled in application form Last week of March 2018
5. Availability of admit card April 2018
6. NEET 2018 exam date May 10, 2018

NEET 2018 Eligibility Criteria

According to NEET 2018 eligibility criteria, general category candidates must have passed class 12 with an aggregate of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology and English while students belonging to SC/ST/OBC categories must have 40% in the required subjects.

Candidates who will be appearing in the qualifying examination can also fill NEET  2018 application form.

Documents required to fill NEET 2018 Application Form

Candidates have to keep the following documents ready while filling NEET application form 2018.

  • Personal details
  • Academic details
  • Scanned images of passport size photograph and signature
  • Credit/Debit card, net banking and e-wallet services
  • ID proof details

NEET 2018 Application Form – Step-wise Procedure

The process of NEET application form can be filled in following steps. Check the stepwise registration process below.


NEET 2018 Application Form

How to fill NEET 2018 Application Form?

Candidates can go through the process of filling NEET UG application form below.

Step 1. NEET 2018 Registration Process

Before starting the procedure on ‘How to fill NEET 2018 application form’ an instruction page including the steps, registration fee and other important information will be displayed on the screen. Candidates must click on ‘proceed’ to register for NEET 2018.

For filling the application form of NEET 2018, candidates need to register themselves entering the following details.

  • Personal details – Candidate’s name, mother’s name, father’s name, category, gender, date of birth, nationality (as mentioned in Aadhaar card)
  • Identification details – Selection of ID card, ID card number
  • Contact details – Mobile number, email ID, security pin

Click on ‘next and preview’ after filling the details. A review page for verification will appear on the screen. If the details are correct, click on ‘next’ to proceed further. Aspirants will be required to create a password and a security question and answer. An OTP number will be sent to registered mobile number. The system will generate provisional registration number to aspirants. To proceed further, students must click on ‘submit’ button.

NEET UG online registrations FAQs

Q. Can I fill NEET application form 2018 online?
Ans. No, the application form can be filled in online mode only.

Q. What are the details to fill for online registrations?
Ans. Aspirants must their personal, identification and contact details in the application form.

Q. My Aadhaar Card details is incorrect. How can I fill NEET application form 2018?
Ans. Firstly, aspirants must submit a correction request at Aadhaar centre and fill NEET 2018 application form with 14 digit Aadhaar enrolment number. The new details can be corrected in NEET MBBS application form 2018 at later stage.

Q. What is the validitiy of OTP number while filling NEET MBBS application form?
Ans. The OTP number to be filled in NEET 2018 application form will be valid for 15 minutes only.

Step 2. Filling of NEET 2018 Application Form

In this stage, aspirants will be required to enter their personal as well as academic detail, choice of language, select exam centre, etc. in NEET form 2018.

Personal information – Aspirants have to fill the following details in NEET application form. The details mentioned earlier during registration will be available displayed automatically while filling up the application form. At this stage candidates have to verify the details and filled other details which is not mentioned.

  • Candidate’s name
  • Father’s name
  • Mother’s name
  • Birthdate
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Nationality
  • Citizenship
  • Status of locomotor disability
  • Disability details
  • Identification type
  • Identification number

Selecting a language for NEET 2018 exam: Candidates have to choose their language for taking the entrance test. The exam will be conducted in 8 regional languages apart from English and Hindi.

Choosing NEET exam centres: While filling NEET 2018 application form, aspirants have to give three preferences of exam centres where they would like to take the exam.

Click on ‘next’ if a candidate has verified the details submitted or use ‘save as draft’ button for final submission.

Academic information – The following educational details must be filled by candidates in NEET application form.

Class 10 details

  • Name of board
  • Name and address of school/college/open school study centre
  • Year of passing
  • Percentage secured in class 10

Class 12 details

  • School board details
  • Name and address of school/college/open school study centre (passed/appearing)
  • Qualifying Examination code
  • Year of passing/appearing
  • Percentage of marks obtained in class 12
  • Roll number
  • Marks secured in qualifying examination

Click on ‘save & proceed’ to move further or ‘save as draft’ for final submission.

Residential Address – Aspirants have to provide complete address details, which includes:

  • House number
  • Locality
  • Village/town/city
  • Pin code
  • State
  • Country
  • District
  • Mobile number
  • Email address
  • Security pin

Details of Parents/Guardians – Students must submit their parent’s qualification, occupation and income details.

Dress Code – Aspirants must select ‘Yes/No’ for wearing a customary dress instead of particular dress code of NEET. In order to submit NEET 2018 application form, aspirants need to click on ‘final submission’ to proceed to next step.

FAQs on Filling of NEET application form

Q. What are the details to enter while filling the application form of CBSE NEET 2018?
Ans. Candidates must enter their personal and academic details. Along with that, aspirants have to select a language, choose an exam centre, parent details and dress code while filling NEET UG application form 2018.

Q. How many exam centres can I choose in NEET application form?
Ans. Aspirants can choose maximum 3 preferences of exam centres while filling NEET 2018 application form.

Q. How many languages can I choose as my medium of paper?
Ans. During NEET application form 2018, aspirants have to choose only one medium of question paper of 10 languages.

Step 3. NEET 2018 image specifications

In this step, aspirants have to upload their scanned passport size photograph and signature as per the specifications mentioned below.

Images and it dimensions

S. No. Documents to be uploaded Specifications
1. Passport size photograph Format: JPGSize: 10kb to 100kb
2. Signature Format: JPGSize: 3kb to 20kb


FAQs on NEET application form - uploading of images

Q. The file size of the scanned copies of photograph and signature exceeds the specified limit. What can I do?
Ans. Aspirants have to compress file size and dimension as specified and then upload it.

Step 4. NEET 2018 application fee and payment mode

The application fee of NEET 2018 can be paid in online and offline mode. Aspirants can select any mode to pay NEET 2018 exam fee. Before paying the application fee, aspirants must check their registration number, amount and other details. The details for payment of registration fee are provided in the table below.

S. No. Category Application fees Payment mode
1. General and OBC aspirants Rs. 1400 Online mode through debit/credit cards, net banking, e-wallet of common services centres
2. SC and ST candidates Rs. 750


FAQs on payment of NEET application form

Q. How to remit NEET UG application form?
Ans. The examination fee can be remitted either through credit/debit cards, net banking, UPI app or e-wallet at CSC.

Q. If I face an issue in depositing NEET application fee, whom to contact?
Ans. Candidates must immediately approach the concerned banks on their contact numbers available in the NEET website.

Q. If a candidate for any reason cannot appear in NEET 2018 examination, can the fee get refunded?
Ans. No, once NEET application fee 2018 is submitted, it cannot be withdrawn. Claims for refund of NEET UG application fee will not be entertained.

Step 5. Printout filled in NEET 2018 application form

Once the payment of registration will be done, the system will generate ‘NEET confirmation page’ and aspirants must take a print out of it. Candidates should not send it to the conducting authority. After the completion of NEET 2018 form procedure, aspirants must preserve the following documents for future use.

  • 3 printouts of confirmation page
  • Proof of fees paid
  • 5 passport size photograph uploaded in application form

How to fill NEET application form through Common Services Centres?

Common Service Centres (CSC) helps the candidates from rural areas those are not facilitated with Internet to fill NEET application form 2018. CSC scheme is a part of national e-Governance plan (NeGP) of Government of India. There are more than 2.4 lakh common services centres across the country for filling NEET 2018 application form and payment of fee. Check the fees to be paid for using CSC scheme.

S. No. Services Fee (In Rs.)
1. Preparing email, submission of application fee and printout 25
2. Online payment of application fee 0.5% of transaction

NEET 2018 Application Form – FAQs

Candidates can check some generally asked questions and their answers below.

Q. I forgot my registration number. How can I get it?

Ans. If candidate forgets their NEET registration number, they must submit the following details.

  • Name of candidate
  • Mother's name
  • Father's name
  • Date of birth
  • Category
  • Security pin

Candidates must verify the details and click on ‘submit’ button. The registration number will be allotted to the aspirants.

Q. How to register for NEET without Internet?

Ans. Candidates can use the facility of Common Services Centre scheme by Government of India. Aspirants can fill NEET application form in Rs. 25 and 0.5% transaction to be deducted for online payment.

Q. I am from Andhra Pradesh. Can I fill the form under 15% All India Quota seats?

Ans. Candidates belonging to Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Jammu & Kashmir are not eligible to appear for 15% All India Quota seats. Candidates of these states must download and fill Self-Declaration Proforma.

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