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  • Last Modified 29-06-2022
  • Written By Kishan_M
  • Last Modified 29-06-2022

NTA NEET Exam Date: Admit Card soon, Exam Events

NEET Exam Date: NTA will soon publish the admit cards for candidates who have registered for the UG NEET 2022 exams. The NTA had reopened the correction window from June 14 to 16, 2022 until 9 p.m., for the correction of information in the application forms. The national level medical entrance examination will be conducted on July 17, 2022. NEET is conducted for students who are willing to study undergraduate medical courses like MBBS, BDS and AYUSH. 

The NEET registration process took place from April 06, 2022, to May 20, 2022. NEET 2022 will offer admission to candidates in 90,825 MBBS, 27,948 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, and 603 BVSc & AH seats. NEET had earlier allowed form correction from May 24 to 27, 2022. Candidates should take note of the NEET important dates such as these. Read the article to know about the NEET dates for other events.

Latest Update:
June 29, 2022: NTA has allotted the exam cities to candidates who have registered for NEET 2022. Candidates can check the cities they have been allotted at the official website.
June 27, 2022: NTA will release the NEET admit card 2022 anytime soon. Dates to be confirmed soon.
June 14, 2022: NTA reopens the UG NEET application correction window from June 14, 2022 to June 16, 2022 until 9 p.m., for candidates to update correct categories in their application forms.
May 24, 2022: NEET UG 2022 Application Form Correction Window is now open. The candidates can make changes in the submitted application forms till May 27, 2022
May 16, 2022: The last date to apply for the NEET 2022 has been extended. The candidates can now apply till May 20, 2022.
April 6, 2022: Process of submitting NEET application form 2022 starts
March 9, 2022:
As per the decision taken by the National Medical Commission, NTA has removed the upper age limit criteria for candidates willing to appear for NEET exam.

NEET Exam Date 2022: Overview

Every year, around 15 lakh candidates appear for NEET. The exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen-paper based). Let us go through the overview of the NEET 2022 exam before we discuss important events and dates.

Name of the ExamNational Eligibility cum Entrance Test 2022
Exam DateJuly 17, 2022
Exam Conducting AuthorityNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Type of ExamNational Level Exam
Purpose of the ExamAdmissions in Medical, Dental Ayush and other Medical Courses
Frequency of Exam ConductionOnce a year
Category of the ExamUndergraduate
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of Fee PaymentOnline
Mode of ExamOffline (pen and paper based)
Exam Duration3 hours 20 minutes
Exam Timing2:00 PM to 5:20 PM
Maximum Marks720
Number of Questions200
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Exam SyllabusPhysics, Chemistry, and Biology topics from classes 11 & 12

NEET Examination 2022: Important Dates

The authorities have released the brochure for NTA NEET 2022 on the official website, mentioning the important dates. The application process started on April 6, 2022. Candidates can go through NEET dates for important events pertaining to the exam from the table below.

Exam EventsNEET Important Dates
Release of NEET 2022 BrochureApril 6, 2022
NEET Form Release and Registration Start DateApril 6, 2022
Last Date to Submit ApplicationMay 20, 2022
Last Date for Payment of Application FeeMay 20, 2022
Application Form Correction Window (First Time)May 24, 2022 to May 27, 2022 (till 9.00 p.m.)
Application Form Correction Window (Second Time)June 14, 2022 to June 16, 2022 (till 9.00 p.m.)
Announcement of Exam CityTo Be Announced
Admit Card AvailabilityTo Be Announced Soon
Exam Date 2022July 17, 2022
Release of Unofficial Answer KeyTo Be Announced
Release of Official Answer KeyTo Be Announced
Announcement of ResultTo Be Announced
NEET Counselling 2022To Be Announced

NEET 2022: Registration, Answer Key and Result

It is important for NEET candidates to keep up with the exam events and their status. Candidates who fulfil the NEET 2022 eligibility criteria and wish to apply for the exam, can go through the following information.

NEET 2022: Application Form Date

The application form submission process started for NEET-UG 2022 examination on April 6, 2022. Candidates were able to submit their applications until May 20, 2022. The acceptable mode of online payment of the application fee was credit card/ debit card/ net-banking/UPI or Paytm. Candidates were able to make corrections to their application forms from June 14 to 16, 2022. After this, no further correction in the application forms is entertained. The NTA will soon release the admit cards for the UG NEET 2022 exam. Once it is released, candidates will be able to download their hall tickets from the official website.

NEET 2022: Answer Key Date

NTA will release the provisional answer key on the official website within a week of the exam date. Candidates will be able to challenge the answer key until a specified time, though they will not get an option to raise objections against the final answer key.

NEET 2022: Result Date

NTA will declare the NEET result based on the final answer key. The result will be available online on the official website and it also will be sent to the registered e-mail address of the candidate. NEET score of the candidate will be used in the further process of admission to medical courses in various participating institutes and universities in India.

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NEET Counselling Schedule 2022

The counselling session shall begin after the official declaration of the NEET 2022 result. The counselling shall be organised by Medical Counseling Committee (MCC) on its official website, i.e.,

The first two rounds of NEET counselling are carried out under the 15% All India Quota (AIQ), AIIMS, AFMC, ESIC, JIPMER, and deemed and central universities. Then, a mop-up round takes place, barring those 15% AIQ seats which were considered in the first round. The respective state authorities decide the 85% state quota seats.

NEET Counselling 2022 Important Dates

NEET 2022 UG counselling dates will be updated under this section as soon as the authorities release an official notification about the same. Check the counselling dates in the table below:

The first round of Counselling for AIQ, Deemed, CITo Be Announced
Last date of joining after the first round of counselling for AIQ, Deemed, CITo Be Announced
The second round of Counselling for AIQ, Deemed, CITo Be Announced
Last date of joining after the second round of counselling for AIQ, Deemed, CITo Be Announced
Mop-up round of Counselling for Deemed, CITo Be Announced
Last date of joining after a mop-up round for deemed CITo Be Announced

NEET Preparation Tips 2022

The NTA NEET syllabus comprises topics that the candidate has studied in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology of classes 11 and 12. The national-level medical entrance exam will be conducted in 13 languages, including Hindi and English. Essential preparation tips for NEET are mentioned below.

  • Create a timetable and follow it.
  • Start your preparation with Biology. Study the most important topics first.
  • Be thorough with the NCERT lessons. As you read, mark the important parts and make notes.
  • Select proper reference books and collect all the necessary study materials and essential notes.
  • Practice the diagrams for Biology and Chemistry.
  • For Physics and Chemistry, try to remember the laws and formulae for numerical questions.
  • Try to cover the difficult subjects first, followed by the less tough ones.

Important Sources for Preparation

To obtain a good NEET score for admission to medical programmes, aspirants must check the below-mentioned study material for effective preparation:

Download NEET syllabus 2022 PDF
Check NEET exam pattern 2022
Solve NEET previous year question papers
Check out the best books for NEET 2022
Take free NEET mock test
Revise NEET important topics

Now that you have all the necessary information regarding NEET exam dates 2022, you should pull up your socks and concentrate on your preparation. Solve NEET practice questions and take Online Tests on Embibe. Also, get Top NEET 2022 preparation strategies to ramp up your preparation..

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FAQs on NEET 2022 Exam Dates

Some of the frequently asked questions on NEET exam date 2022 are as follows:

Q.1: Who will conduct the NEET UG 2022 exam?
The NEET exam 2022 will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).

Q.2: What is the NEET exam date 2022 Karnataka?
The NEET exam date 2022 Karnataka and across India is July 17, 2022.

Q.3: What is the NEET exam timing?
The medical entrance test will be conducted from 2:00 PM to 5:20 PM.

Q.4: When will the NEET registration 2022 commence?
The NEET 2022 registration process started on April 6, 2022.

Q.5: What is the NEET form last date?
The last date to apply online for NEET 2022 exam is May 20, 2022.

Q.6: What is the last date for payment of application fee?
Candidates will be able to pay their application fee using credit card/ debit card/ internet banking/ UPI or Paytm latest by May 20, 2022.

Q.7: Up to what age can I appear for the NEET 2022 exams?
There is no upper age limit for candidates to appear in UG NEET 2022 exams.

Q.8: When will NTA allow correction of the application forms?
Ans: NTA had opened the correction window for the first time from May 24, 2022, to May 27, 2022, for UG NEET candidates to correct their application forms. However, during this time, many candidates did not have their category certificates and thus were not able to update their categories in their application forms accurately. For such candidates, NTA has opened the correction form for a second time from June 14, 2022 to June 16, 2022 until 9 p.m.

Important Links:

NEET ResultNEET Exam
NEET Marks vs RankNEET Merit List
NEET Cut-offNEET Important Documents for NEET Application Form
NEET Answer KeyNEET Analysis
NEET CounsellingNEET Answer Key Aakash

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