NEET Exam Centres 2022: Test City and City Code- Embibe
  • Written By Saif_Ansari
  • Last Modified 05-08-2022
  • Written By Saif_Ansari
  • Last Modified 05-08-2022

NEET Exam Centres 2022: Language Options, Medium

NEET Exam Centres 2022: NTA released the intimation for the allotment of exam centres to the applicants of NEET 2022 on June 29, 2022. Candidates could download their NEET 2022 intimation slip from the official website using their application number & DOB. NEET 2022 Admit Card was released on July 12, 2022. The exam was conducted in 546 NEET 2022 Exam centres in India and 14 cities outside India on July 17, 2022. 

NTA released the NEET 2022 Exam Centre List along with the information brochure. Candidates could check the exam centre allotted to them in advance on the official website. The city is allotted based on preferences provided by candidates while filling out the NEET 2022 application form. Scroll down to know more about the NEET NTA nic exam centre and other important information.

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NEET Exam Centres 2022 – Overview

Before we get into the detailed analysis of NEET 2022 exam centres, let us first take a glimpse of the overview of the NEET 2022 exam tabulated below:

Exam ParticularDetails
Name of the ExamNational Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET)
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Type of ExamNational-Level Exam
Purpose of the ExamAdmissions into Medical, Dental, and Ayush Courses
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Exam Category Undergraduate
Mode of ApplicationOnline and Offline (for Students of Kashmir )
Mode of Fee PaymentOnline or Offline
Mode of ExamOffline (Pen-and-Paper Mode)
Exam Duration3 hours
Exam SyllabusClass 11 and 12 Physics, Chemistry, and Biology Syllabus
Official Websiteneet.nta.nic.in

How to Check NEET Exam Centre City 2022?

We have added the step-by-step procedure of how to check the list of NEET 2022 exam centres by logging in to the official website. Learn how you can know about your NEET exam centre below:

1st Step – Visit the official website – neet.nta.nic.in.

2nd Step – Click on the link to View Advance Information for Allotment of Centre City.

3rd Step – Login through ‘application number’ and ‘date of birth.’ Enter on ‘Submit’ button

NEET Exam City Allotment window

4th Step – Check details regarding the allotted NEET test centre displayed on the screen and take a screenshot for future reference

Allotment of NEET Exam Center

NEET Exam Centres 2022 – Revised Test City with Codes

The authorities released NEET exam centres on the official website for this year. Candidates can check the previous year’s exam centres (NEET 2021) for reference.

NEET Test Centres

Here is the list of NEET 2021 exam centres along with city codes for reference:

City CodeStateCity
1101Andaman & Nicobar IslandsPort Blair
1201Andhra PradeshGuntur
1202Andhra PradeshKurnool
1203Andhra PradeshNellore
1204Andhra PradeshTirupati
1205Andhra PradeshVijayawada
1206Andhra PradeshVisakhapatnam
1207Andhra PradeshTenali
1208Andhra PradeshNarasaraopet
1209Andhra PradeshMachilipatnam
1210Andhra PradeshMangalagiri
1301Arunachal PradeshItanagar/Naharlagun
1401AssamDibrugarh
1402AssamGuwahati
1403AssamSilchar
1404AssamTezpur
1501BiharGaya
1502BiharPatna
1503BiharHajipur
1504BiharMadhubani
1505BiharNalanda
1506BiharSitamarhi
1507BiharVaishali
1601ChandigarhChandigarh/Mohali/Panchkula
1701ChhatisgarhBhilai/Durg/Bhilai Nagar
1702ChhatisgarhBilaspur
1703ChhatisgarhRaipur
1704ChhatisgarhSurguja
1801Dadra & Nagar HaveliDadra & Nagar Haveli
1901Daman & DiuDaman
2001DelhiDelhi/New Delhi
2101GoaPanaji/Madgaon/Margao
2201GujaratAhmedabad
2202GujaratAnand
2203GujaratBhavnagar
2204GujaratGandhinagar
2205GujaratGodhara
2206GujaratPatan
2207GujaratRajkot
2208GujaratSurat
2209GujaratVadodara
2210GujaratValsad
2211GujaratGandhidham
2212GujaratKutch
2301HaryanaFaridabad
2302HaryanaGurugram
2303HaryanaAmbala
2304HaryanaKarnal
2401Himachal PradeshHamirpur
2402Himachal PradeshShimla
2501Jammu and KashmirJammu
2502Jammu and KashmirSrinagar
2503Jammu and KashmirAnantnag
2504Jammu and KashmirBaramulla
2601JharkhandBokaro
2602JharkhandJamshedpur
2603JharkhandRanchi
2604JharkhandHazaribagh
2701KarnatakaBelgaum/ Belgavi
2702KarnatakaBengaluru
2703KarnatakaDavanagere
2704KarnatakaDharwad
2705KarnatakaGulbarga/Kalaburgi
2706KarnatakaHubli
2707KarnatakaMangaluru
2708KarnatakaMysuru
2709KarnatakaUdupi
2801KeralaAlappuzha
2802KeralaAngamaly
2803KeralaErnakulam
2804KeralaKannur
2805KeralaKasaragod
2806KeralaKollam
2807KeralaKottayam
2808KeralaKozhikode/Calicut
2809KeralaMalappuram
2810KeralaPalakkad
2811KeralaThiruvananthapuram
2812KeralaThrissur
2813KeralaIdukki
4701LadakhLeh
4702LadakhKargil
2901LakshadweepKavaratti
3001Madhya PradeshBhopal
3002Madhya PradeshGwalior
3003Madhya PradeshIndore
3004Madhya PradeshJabalpur
3005Madhya PradeshUjjain
3006Madhya PradeshRewa
3101MaharashtraAhmednagar
3102MaharashtraAkola
3103MaharashtraAmravati
3104MaharashtraAurangabad (mr)
3105MaharashtraBeed
3106MaharashtraBuldhana
3107MaharashtraJalgaon
3108MaharashtraKolhapur
3109MaharashtraLatur
3110MaharashtraMumbai
3111MaharashtraNagpur
3112MaharashtraNanded
3113MaharashtraNashik
3114MaharashtraNavi Mumbai
3115MaharashtraPune
3116MaharashtraSatara
3117MaharashtraSolapur
3118MaharashtraThane
3119MaharashtraSangali
3120MaharashtraSindhudurg
3121MaharashtraRatnagiri
3122MaharashtraDhule
3201ManipurImphal
3301MeghalayaShillong
3401MizoramAizawl
3501NagalandDimapur
3502NagalandKohima
3601OdishaAngul
3602OdishaBalasore/Baleswar
3603OdishaBerhampur
3604OdishaBhubaneshwar
3605OdishaCuttack
3606OdishaRourkela
3607OdishaSambalpur
3608OdishaBalangir
3609OdishaBhawanipatna (kalahandi)
3610OdishaKeonjhar/kendujhar
3611OdishaKoraput
3612OdishaMalkangiri
3613OdishaParalakhemundi (gajapati)
3614OdishaPhulbani (Kandhamal)
3615OdishaRayagada
3616OdishaPuri
3701PuducherryPuducherry
3801PunjabAmritsar
3802PunjabBathinda
3803PunjabJalandhar
3804PunjabLudhiana
3805PunjabPatiala
3901RajasthanAjmer
3902RajasthanBikaner
3903RajasthanJaipur
3904RajasthanJodhpur
3905RajasthanKota
3906RajasthanUdaipur
4001SikkimGangtok
4101Tamil NaduChennai
4102Tamil NaduCoimbatore
4103Tamil NaduCuddalore
4104Tamil NaduKanchipuram
4105Tamil NaduKarur
4106Tamil NaduMadurai
4107Tamil NaduNagercoil
4108Tamil NaduNamakkal
4109Tamil NaduSalem
4110Tamil NaduThanjavur
4111Tamil NaduThiruvallur
4112Tamil NaduTiruchirappalli
4113Tamil NaduTirunelveli
4114Tamil NaduVellore
4115Tamil NaduChengalpet
4116Tamil NaduVirudhunagar
4117Tamil NaduDindigul
4118Tamil NaduTiruppur
4201TelanganaHyderabad
4202TelanganaKarimnagar
4203TelanganaKhammam
4204TelanganaRangareddy
4205TelanganaWarangal
4206TelanganaSangareddy
4207TelanganaMahbubnagar
4208TelanganaHayathnagar
4301TripuraAgartala
4401Uttar PradeshAgra
4402Uttar PradeshAllahabad/Prayagraj
4403Uttar PradeshBareilly
4404Uttar PradeshGhaziabad
4405Uttar PradeshGorakhpur
4406Uttar PradeshJhansi
4407Uttar PradeshKanpur
4408Uttar PradeshLucknow
4409Uttar PradeshMeerut
4410Uttar PradeshNoida/Greater Noida
4411Uttar PradeshVaranasi
4412Uttar PradeshFatehpur
4413Uttar PradeshMathura
4414Uttar PradeshSitapur
4415Uttar PradeshFaizabad
4416Uttar PradeshAligarh
4501UttarakhandDehradun
4502UttarakhandHaldwani
4503UttarakhandRoorkee
4601West Bengal24 Pargana(north)
4602West BengalAsansol
4603West BengalBardhaman/Burdwan
4604West BengalDurgapur
4605West BengalHooghly
4606West BengalHowrah
4607West BengalKharagpur
4608West BengalKolkata
4609West BengalSiliguri
9901Kuwait (Outside India)Kuwait City
United Arab Emirates (Outside India)Dubai

NEET Exam Centres 2022 – State-Wise Distribution

For NEET 2022, the state-wise centre list has not been released yet. We will provide the same on this page as soon as it is released. Till then, check out the state-wise distribution of NEET exam centres for 2020 below:

State CodeStateCentres
11Andaman & Nicobar Islands (UT)2
12Andhra Pradesh151
13Arunachal Pradesh11
14Assam81
15Bihar192
16Chandigarh(ut)32
17Chhattisgarh82
18Dadar & Nagar Haveli (UT)5
19Daman & Diu (UT)2
20Delhi/New Delhi111
21Goa15
22Gujarat214
23Haryana40
24Himachal Pradesh35
25Jammu & Kashmir99
26Jharkhand36
27Karnataka298
28Kerala322
29Lakshadweep (UT)1
30Madhya Pradesh144
31Maharashtra615
32Manipur22
33Meghalaya9
34Mizoram5
35Nagaland7
36Odisha83
37Puducherry (UT)15
38Punjab28
39Rajasthan269
40Sikkim2
41Tamil Nadu238
42Telangana112
43Tripura11
44Uttar Pradesh320
45Uttarakhand43
46West Bengal189
47Ladakh1
Total3842

Note: The updated list of exam centres will be updated as soon as the NTA has released the information.

NEET Test Centres Trends over the Years

The table below presents the trends of NEET exam centres over the past few years:

YearTest CitiesTest Centres
20212023,862
20201553,843
20191542,546
20181502,255
20171041,921
201652739

How to Choose Your NEET Centre 2022?

NTA will provide the option to select four exam centres while filling out the NEET online application form. They will have to opt for the exam centres from the list given above, and it must be in the order of their preference. To select the NEET exam centres in the application form, candidates should follow the steps mentioned below:

1st Step: Visit the official website of NEET 2022 and log in to your NEET candidate portal.

2nd Step: Candidates have to enter the required details in the application form.

3rd Step: Now, the candidates have to select four exam centres from the list given in the table.

4th Step: Candidates should first check the NEET exam centres 2022 list and then select the one closer and easy to reach.

Language Option for NEET 2022 Exam Centres

The candidates applying for NEET 2022 will get the option to choose the exam language from a total of 13 languages. Previously, it was conducted in 11 languages. Candidates must note that the language option is available only at certain NEET test centres in 2022. Also, note that the NEET 2022 will be conducted in English, Hindi, and Urdu at all test centres in India, while a few exam centres will host the NEET exam in regional languages.

Medium of Question Paper

The medium of instruction for NEET 2022 will be in the following languages:

EnglishPunjabiGujarati
HindiKannadaMarathi
AssameseMalayalamTamil
BengaliOriyaTelugu
Urdu

NEET Exam Centres – Medium of Question Paper

Candidates can go through the details of the languages available along with the name of the state in which they are available in the table below:

Medium of Question PaperNEET Exam Centre
EnglishAll NEET Examination Centres
English and HindiAll NEET 2022 Examination Centres and Cities in India
English and AssameseNEET Examination Centres in Assam
English and BengaliNEET Examination Centres in West Bengal, Tripura and Andaman & Nicobar Islands
English and GujaratiNEET Examination Centres in Gujarat, Daman and Diu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli
English and MarathiNEET Examination Centres in Maharashtra
English and TamilNEET Examination Centres in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Andaman & Nicobar Islands
English and TeluguNEET Examination Centres in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
English and OriyaNEET Examination Centres in Odisha
English and PunjabiExamination Centres in Punjab, Chandigarh, and Delhi
English and KannadaNEET Examination Centres in Karnataka
English and Malayalam NEET Examination Centres in Kerala and Lakshadweep
English and UrduAll NEET Examination Centres 2022 in India

Note: In case the number of candidates opting for a city as a centre with a regional language (other than English and Hindi) is less than a certain minimum, candidates may be allotted a centre in another city irrespective of the city opted by the candidates for appearing in the examination.

Important Points Regarding NEET 2022 Exam Centres

Before we get into the list of NEET test centres in 2022, here are some important points to note about the test centres.

  • The NTA is going to release the list of NEET 2022 exam centres along with the information bulletin on the official website shortly.
  • As per NEET 2022 exam centres list, the NEET exam will be held across every major city in the country.
  • NEET 2022 is expected to be held at more than 4000 test centres.
  • Previously, the number of exam cities increased from 155 to 202 (including two outside India – Kuwait City and Dubai).
  • Every applicant will have to select four NEET exam centres in 2022 as per their choice in the order of their preference.
  • Candidates will be advised to keep distance and accessibility in their minds while opting for the exam centres of NEET 2022.
  • The exam centre address details will be mentioned on the NEET admit card.

NEET 2022 Exam Day Instructions 

The candidates who are going to appear for NEET 2022 must read the instructions mentioned on the NEET 2022 admit card. Apart from the instruction prescribed on the admit card, we are suggesting a few important pieces of advice here that every candidate should follow: 

  • The exam centre will open 2.5 hours before the exam, so candidates are advised to reach the allotted exam centre at least one hour before the exam starting time.
  • Every candidate must carry the NEET Admit Card 2022 to the exam centre. Without the NEET admit card, the candidates will not be allowed to enter the exam hall.
  • Along with NEET admit card, candidates should bring a photo ID proof, such as a voter card, Aadhaar card, PAN card, driving license, a mark sheet attached with a photograph, a school ID card, and a passport.
  • Candidates must follow the dress code prescribed by the conducting body in the information bulletin released on the official website.
  • It is recommended to read the instruction released in the ‘Follow all the instructions mentioned in the admit card and maintain discipline in the exam hall’.
  • Aspirants should keep themselves relaxed and stress-free during the day of the NEET 2022 exam.
  • The roll number will be mentioned on every seat. Candidates must check whether it matches the roll number on their admit card.
  • Candidates must make their own arrangements for personal belongings such as bags, mobile phones, etc. Exam centres may or may not have any provision for depositing their bags and phones.
  • No candidate will be allowed to use toilets in the last 30 minutes of the examination.

Important Things to Carry to NEET Exam Centre 2022

There are certain things that candidates must carry with them during the NEET 2022 exam. We have given the list below:

  • NEET admit card 2022
  • Passport-size photo
  • Postcard-size photo
  • Valid ID proof such as PAN card, Aadhar card, driving license, passport, voter ID, ration card
  • Mask
  • Gloves
  • Personal transparent water bottle
  • Personal hand sanitiser

FAQs on NEET Exam Centres

Here we have provided the answers to the most frequently asked questions by the candidates related to the test centres of NEET:

Q.1: Kannada is my native language. Can I opt for Kannada as the NEET exam paper language if I want to take up the NEET exam in Delhi?
Ans: No. In case you opt for a vernacular language as a medium of question paper, you will be allotted the exam centre in the respective state of the vernacular language only. So, you will get the examination centre only in Karnataka state.

Q.2: Will I be able to appear for the exam if I forget the admit card at home?
Ans: No, candidates will not be allowed to enter the exam hall without the admit card.

Q.3: I live in Mumbai. Can I opt for Delhi as my exam centre?
Ans: Yes, you can. However, we advise you to opt for the exam centre city in the state of your residence.

Q.4: What time should I reach the centre?
Ans: Firstly, you should check the name and address details of the allotted exam centre and try to reach the exam centre at least an hour before the time of starting the NEET exam.

Q.5: Where can I check my NEET exam centre?
Ans: Candidates can check the complete details of your NEET exam centres on their admit card once it gets released by NTA.

Q.6: How many test cities do I need to select in the registration form for NEET?
Ans: While filling out the NEET application form, you must select at least four exam centres per your preferences and convenience.

Important Links:

NEET Marks vs RankNEET Merit List
NEET CounsellingNEET Important Dates
NEET Answer KeyNEET Exam
NEET TopperNEET Cutoff

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