NEET Application Form 2022 - Registration, Apply online @neet.nta.nic.in, How to fill, Fee

NEET Application Form 2022 - Registration, Apply online @neet.nta.nic.in, How to fill, Fee

NEET Application Form 2022 - The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the NEET 2022 application form at neet.nta.nic.in. The NEET 2022 application form date has not been announced yet. Eligible applicants can register themselves for the medical entrance test on or before the last date of NEET registration.

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As per the latest update, the NEET application form 2022, has to be filled in two phases. The NTA introduced two phases of the NEET 2022 application form to ensure that candidates' data is submitted quickly. In the NEET 2022 phase 1 application form, candidates can only edit gender, nationality, email, category, and sub-category. However, all details can be edited in the NEET phase 2 registration form, if required.

The NEET 2022 phase 1 application form has been filled in five steps which include neet.nta.nic.in registration, filling application forms, uploading images, NEET form fee payment, and confirmation page printout.

NEET exam will be conducted in pen and paper mode. The exam will be held for candidates fulfilling the NEET eligibility criteria 2022. Every year, lakhs of candidates register for NTA NEET. Read the article to know details on NEET 2022 registration start date, how to fill it, documents required, registration fees, and other details.

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NEET 2022 Application Form Latest Dates

Events

NEET dates*

Publication of NTA NEET Information Brochure

To be announced

Start date for NTA NEET 2022 application form

To be announced

Last date to fill NEET online form

To be announced

Last date to submit registration fees

To be announced

NEET 2022 Correction window available

To be announced

Last date of the correction window

To be announced

NEET admit card release date

To be announced

NEET 2022 exam date

To be announced

NTA NEET UG Eligibility Criteria 2022

Before filling the NEET application form, aspirants have to go through the eligibility criteria. Aspirants can check the NEET 2022 eligibility criteria for filling the application form below.

NEET UG eligibility criteria 2022

ParametersEligibility criteria

Nationality

Candidates eligible for NEET 2022 include:

  • Indian Nationals
  • Foreign Nationals
  • NRI
  • PIO
  • OCI

Age requirement for NEET 2022

Aspirants applying for NEET 2022 must have completed a minimum of 17 years of age at the time of admission as of 31 December 2022.

Minimum Qualification

Candidates must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Biotechnology, and English as core subjects from a recognized board.

Minimum marks required in the qualifying examination

  • General - 50%,

  • OBC/SC/ST - 40%,

  • PWD - 45%

Number of permitted attempts

There are no restrictions on the maximum NEET attempt limit.

NEET Application Form 2022 – What to keep ready beforehand

Aspirants are advised to keep the documents required for NEET 2022 application form before applying. Keeping the documents beforehand will help aspirants to fill NEET application form smoothly with minimal chances of mistakes. Aspirants should be aware of the documents and NEET photo requirements 2022 before applying for it. The basic necessity which must be ensured is using the prescribed and compatible Internet browser. The relevant documents things to keep ready before filling neet.nta.nic.in NEET application form 2022 are as follows:

  1. Valid Mobile Number

  2. Valid Email Address

  3. Class 10 details and Class 12 details (Marksheet, certificate, roll number, school address, and other details)

  4. Correct spelling of Father and Mother's name

  5. Aadhaar number (last 4 digits only)

  6. Class 12 Roll number issued by the Board/Election Card (EPIC No.), Passport Number, ration card number, bank account or any other valid Govt. identity number

  7. Scanned images of passport-size photograph, signature, left-hand thumb impression, Class 10 pass certificate and postcard size photograph Details are given in the table below

  8. Credit/Debit card, Net Banking and UPI payment gateway details (for online payment)

NEET application form requirements - things to keep ready beforehand

Category of CandidatesTypes of permissible IDs
Indian Nationals of all StatesAadhaar Number (last 4 digits)/, Class XII Roll number issued by the Board, Election Card (EPIC No.), Ration Card, Bank Account Passbook with Photograph, Passport Number or Number of any other Photo Identity Card issued by Government.
NRIsPassport Number, Aadhaar (last 4 digits)
Foreign Nationals/ OCI/PIOPassport Number

Document required for NEET 2022 application form

NEET registration 2022 must be filled in two sets/phases on or before the NEET registration 2022 last date. So, the document required for the NEET application form 2022 changes accordingly. The documents required for NEET application form phase one are passport and postcard size photograph, left-hand thumb impression, signature, and self-declaration certificate for J&K aspirants.

The second phase NEET registration documents required are - category certificate, PwBD certificate, Class 10 certificate, and citizenship certificate. The document specifications required in NEET form 2022 can be checked below. Medical aspirants are advised to use an online tool to resize the images to be uploaded in the application form of NEET 2022. Aspirants should be aware of NEET 2022 application form requirements. The dimensions to be followed for creating NEET 2022 photos & documents can be mentioned below.

Document specification for NEET application form

Documents

Specifications

Size and Format

Specification for tool
Documents required for NEET form phase-1

Passport Photograph

  • Latest photograph
  • White background

  • 80% face coverage, ears clearly visible, on white background

Size - 10 Kb to 200 Kb

Format - JPG

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

Postcard size picture

  • Must be taken on or after September 1, 2021.
  • Preferably with the name and date of taking the photograph.
  • The photograph should not be with a cap or goggles.
  • 80% face coverage, ears clearly visible, on white background
4"x6" (Size 10 kb - 200 kb)4.25 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

Signature

  • White Background

  • Sign with black pen

  • Signature must not be in capital letters.

Size - 4 Kb to 30 Kb

Format - JPG

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
Left-hand thumb impression
  • In case of any eventuality of left-hand thumb being unavailable, right-hand thumb impression may be used
  • Blue ink on white paper
Size: 10 kb to 200 kb2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
NEET registration 2022 document specification phase-2
Class 10 passing certificate

The candidate should scan his/her Class X Passing Certificate for uploading

Size - 50 kb to 300 kb2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI
Category certificateSC/ST/OBC/EWS certificateSize - 50 kb to 300 kbPDF format
PwBD certificateCertificate obtained by the list of centres mentioned in the brochureSize - 50 kb to 300 kbPDF format
Citizenship certificateCitizenship/Embassy certificate or any documentary proof of citizenship in PDF formatSize - 50 kb to 300 kbPDF format

NEET application process can be summed in a few steps:

  • NEET Registration 2022

  • Filling in the application of NEET 2022

  • Uploading of scanned images

  • NEET application fee payment

  • Printing of confirmation page

How to apply NEET Application Form 2022?

NEET UG 2022 application form step-by-step procedure can be checked below. Aspirants are advised to follow the NEET 2022 registration steps to avoid making any mistakes.

Step 1 – NEET Registration 2022

To fill neet.nta.nic.in 2022 application form, candidates are required to click on 'fill application form'. On the new page, click on 'New registration' which will lead to the instructions page which must be read carefully. Then, click on a declaration that instructions have been read.

In the NEET-UG registration process, fill in the details in the below manner. A password must also be created as per the given specifications which will be the password for all future login. A provisional application number will be generated after registration for NEET 2022 login. This will be the user ID that will have to be used to neet.nta.nic.in login 2022.

The following details must be entered during NEET 2022 registration:

  • Candidate's Name

  • Mother's Name

  • Father's Name

  • Date of Birth

  • Gender

  • Nationality

  • State of Eligibility

  • Category

  • Person with Disabilities

  • Identification Type

  • Identification Number

  • Mobile Number

  • Email ID

  • Security Pin (as displayed on the screen)

Choose Password: The next step would be to choose a password, retype the same, enter a security question, and choose the answer. Keep the security question and answer safe as this may be required to retrieve the password in case a candidate forgets it.

To complete the NEET registration, candidates must verify the above details and submit them.

Generation of Provisional Application Number of NEET 2022 – With successful registration for NEET, the provisional application number will be displayed. This must be noted down as it is the NEET 2022 login ID for all future logins.

Particulars checklist to be verified - Candidates need to verify all the details by clicking on each section. No one will be allowed to proceed without ticking on the particulars. Aspirants are advised to verify all the details carefully, as no one will be make changes.

Step 2 – Filling up the NEET 2022 application form

After completing the registration process. candidates have to click on 'Complete Application Form' as shown in the image below. Login using the provisional registration number and password. It is mandatory to fill remaining details in the application form of NEET 2022. The other details to be filled in the NEET 2022 application form are:

Section 1. Personal Details – Some details from Registration will be auto displayed and these cannot be changed. However, many other details are to be filled in the NEET application form as follows

  • Candidate’s Name – auto-generated from registration

  • Mother’s and Father’s Name - auto-generated from registration

  • Gender - auto-generated from registration and cannot be changed during the application correction

  • Category - auto-generated from registration and cannot be changed during the correction

  • Date of Birth - auto-generated from registration

  • Nationality - auto-generated from registration and cannot be changed during the correction

  • Persons with disability - auto-generated from registration and cannot be changed during the correction

  • Do you belong to Minority Category?

  • Are you suffering from Diabetes Type I?

  • Identification Type

  • Identification Number

Section 2. Apply for - The entrance exam - NEET - will be filled in by default. Then, aspirants need to provide the following details:

  • Medium of NEET question paper - The exam paper will be conducted in 13 languages - English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannda, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
  • Selection of NEET 2022 exam city - Candidates need to choose four preferences of exam cities where the test will be conducted.

Section 3. Academic details (Class 12 or equivalent) - Enter the following 10+2 qualifying details:

  • Pass status
  • Year of passing/appearing
  • Qualifying exam code - To know about the NEET qualification code
  • Place of schooling
  • Type of school/college
  • Qualifying examination state
  • Qualifying examination district
  • School board
  • Result mode
  • Roll number
  • School/college name and address
  • School/college pin code
  • Enter the security pin

Particulars checklist to be verified - After filling all the details, the pop-up notification to review all the details carefully. Then, candidates need to click on the following particulars to confirm that the details are filled carefully.

  • My name
  • Father name
  • Mother name
  • Date of birth
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Question paper medium
  • Examination cities
  • Educational details
  • Click on 'I Agree'

Step 3 – Uploading of scanned documents and images

After filling out the details in the application form of NEET 2022, the next step is to upload scanned copies of the photograph and signature as specified. Candidates need to click on 'upload documents'

  • Passport Photograph: It must be passport size with a white background having the name of the candidate and the date of photograph underneath the image. The size of the file can be 10 kb to 200 kb in JPEG format.

  • Signature: This must be done with a black ink pen on white paper and should be scanned to a file with size 4 kb to 30 kb in JPG format.

  • Left-hand thumb impression: Candidates must upload a digital image of the left-hand thumb impression on white paper with blue ink in JPG format and the size should be between 10 kb to 200 kb.

  • Postcard size photo: Apart from the passport size photo, candidates are required to upload postcard size photograph in JPG format with size between 10 kb to 200 kb.

Step 4 – Payment of NEET Application Fee

NEET 2022 application fee can be paid in online mode only:

After the uploading of documents as per the specifications, the option to pay the NEET application fee 2022 will appear on the screen. Click on 'pay examination fee'. The application fee of NEET UG-2022 must be paid in online mode. NEET registration fee varies for general, OBC/ST/SC, and EWS categories. Candidates must ensure that the Credit/Debit card used for payment is within the validity period. For net banking, it is advisable to check the balance of the account and keep all the credentials ready before logging on to submit the application form.

To pay the application fee, aspirants need to select the mode of payment and payment provider. Check the image below.

Online Payment: Through Debit/Credit/ Net Banking and Unified Payment Interface (UPI) using State Bank of India/Syndicate Bank/ICICI Bank/HDFC Bank/Paytm service provider.

Note: Keep the proof of payment in the form of transaction ID/ receipt in case of online payment safe till admission is complete.

Application fee for NEET 2022

Categories

Application Fee

General/OBC Candidates

Rs. 1,500/-

General-EWS/ OBC-NCL*Rs 1400/-

SC/ST/PH Candidates

Rs. 800/-

Processing charges & Goods and Services Tax (GST) are to be paid by the candidate, as applicable

Step 5 – Printing the NEET Acknowledgement receipt

  • Once the application fee is paid, a confirmation page or acknowledgment receipt will be generated. This means that the application for NEET 2022 has been successfully submitted.

  • A copy of the NEET acknowledgment or confirmation page will also be sent to the registered email as well as the mobile number of the candidates.

  • Candidates are advised to save this acknowledgment receipt for future reference. They are also advised to take a printout of the same for reference.

Important Documents to be retained till admission:

  1. Printout of NEET 2022 confirmation page

  2. Proof of payment of application fee

  3. 6 to 8 copies of photograph uploaded

  4. Copy of system generated Self-Declaration in respect of candidate from J&K who have opted for seats under 15% All India Quota

How to retrieve password for NEET application form 2022?

There are two methods to retrieving it. However, before going to that, there are a few steps they must follow.

Click on, “Forgot password” link in the candidate’s login.

Two options will come on the screen

  • Using security question and its answer: Candidates have to enter the following details: NEET 2022 Application NumberSecurity questionSecurity answerEnter security pin which is case sensitive

  • Using the verification text: For this option, aspirants need to enter the following details:Application numberDate of BirthEnter security pin which is case sensitive

  • Using the reset link sent at email ID: Students need to enter the following details:NEET application numberDate of birthEnter the security pin which is case sensitive

Correction of image discrepancy in NEET 2022 application form

NTA will intimate all registered students about the image discrepancy which must be corrected before the last date. Any modifications or corrections to the photograph/signature could be done using the login facility given by NTA or even with the correction window. Candidates must follow the steps below to correct any discrepancies in their photograph or signature uploaded with the NEET application form 2022:

Steps to correct image discrepancies

  • Click on the 'NEET candidate login' link provided here

  • Enter the NEET application number and password

  • The option to upload the photograph/signature will be displayed on the screen.

  • Upload the correct images as per the given specifications.

  • Verify once before submitting it.

  • After submission, an OTP number will be sent to the registered email ID and mobile number of the candidates

  • After the given OTP number is entered, the NEET correction slip will be displayed on the screen.

  • It is advised to safe keep this printout for future reference.

NEET correction window 2022

The correction window for NEET application form 2022 will be available only for registered candidates. Aspirants could edit any details and exam cities choices in the NEET 2022 application form. Candidates can use the NEET application form correction guide to edit the mistakes made or incorrect details entered in the application form as well as the exam centres by the specified date. To make the changes and use the NEET 2022 correction window, candidates will be required to NEET login by entering their application number and password. The following details could be corrected in the NEET 2022 application form.

Details that can be corrected in NEET application form

  1. Personal details

  2. Place of birth

  3. Medium of question paper

  4. Choice of exam city

  5. Academic details of Class 10, 11 and 12

  6. Permanent and correspondence address

  7. Details of parents/guardians

  8. Dress code

Details which cannot be edited in NEET correction window:

  1. Registered mobile number
  2. Email ID registered

How to edit NEET application form 2022?

  • Candidates will be required to click on the link provided on this page
  • Enter the NEET 2022 application number and password

  • Click here for correction in NEET (UG) 2022 Application Form

  • Once the application form of NEET 2022 is displayed, candidates can edit the fields mentioned above

  • After making the relevant corrections in the NEET application form 2022, click on 'Preview and Submit'

  • An OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number of the candidates.

  • Enter the OTP number and click on 'Final Submit'

  • A warning message will pop-up on the screen, which asks, 'This is the one-time correction facility, no correction will be allowed after final submission. Do you wish to submit the corrected application form finally?'

  • Click on 'Please do' to submit the corrections or else click on 'oops no' to go back and make some other corrections.

  • After submitting the corrections, the NEET application correction slip will be displayed on the screen with the corrected information.

  • It is advised to take three to four printouts of correction slip.

NEET applicant statistics over the years

The medical eligibility cum entrance exam, NEET, witness more than 15 lakh aspirants registering for the exam every year. Last year NEET exam saw 16.14 lakh candidates registering with 15.4 lakh plus students actually appearing for the exam. The number of applicants filling NEET application form has been steadily increasing to bring the competition levels up for the 83,075 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, 525 BVSc and AH seats that are at stake in this national level undergraduate examination for medical courses across the country. The NEET application statistics for the past years can be checked below.

NEET application form statistics

Candidates

NEET 2021

NEET 2020

NEET 2019

NEET 2018

NEET 2017

Number of candidates registered

16147771597435

15,19,375

13,26,725

11,38,890

Number of candidates appeared

15442751366945

14,10,755

12,69,922

10,90,085

Registered Male Candidates

710979716586

6,80,414

5,80,649

4,97,043

Appeared Male Candidates

--618075

6,30,283

5,53,849

4,73,305

Registered Female Candidates

903782880843

8,38,955

7,46,075

6,41,839

Appeared Female Candidates

--748866

7,80,467

7,16,072

6,16,772

Registered Transgender Candidates

166

6

1

8

Appeared Transgender Candidates

--4

5

1

8

NEET registrations over the years

NEET admit card 2022

NEET 2022 admit card will be released at neet.nta.nic.in. It is mandatory for aspirants to download NEET 2022 admit card and carry it at the exam centre with relevant documents. Only the successfully registered candidates can download the admit card of NEET 2022 which mentions personal, exam details, date and time, exam centre name and address, photograph, signature, and other information.

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