NEET 2021 Photo (Passport/Postcard) Size, Format, Documents, Other Details

NEET 2021 Photo (Passport/Postcard) Size, Format, Documents, Other Details

NEET 2021 Photo (Passport/Postcard) Size, Format, Documents, Other Details - National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the NEET 2021 application form at neet.nta.nic.in. Applicants are required to upload their NEET 2021 photograph, signature, thumb impression, and documents while filling the application form with the updated specifications. The latest specifications of documents, postcard photo size forNEET are mentioned below.

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Candidates often face difficulty in uploading NEET 2021 photos, size, format, documents, and other details. Uploading NEET 2021 photograph, signature, thumb impression, postcard size photograph, Class 10 certificate in incorrect dimensions can lead to rejection of the application form. To cater to these difficulties faced by the NEET candidates, Careers360 brings a one-stop guide on how to upload NEET 2021 photo (passport/postcard) size, format, documents, and other details correctly and fill the online NEET 2021 application form hassle-free.

Uploading NTA NEET photographs, signatures, and documents is the most crucial step while filling NEET application form. National Testing Agency (NTA) will release guidelines for uploading the images of NEET 2021. These guidelines include the dimensions, size, format, resolution, and style of NEET UG photo, signature, and thumb impression to be uploaded. NEET 2021 exam will be conducted on September 12.

Without uploading NEET photo 2021 in the correct format, candidates will not be able to pay their application fee and submit the form. Candidates must also note that uploading forged NEET signatures, photographs, and documents will be treated as a case of Use of Unfair Means (UFM) resulting in cancellation of the candidature. To read more on NTA NEET 2021 image specifications and other details, check the article below.

NEET 2021 application form dates

Particulars

NEET photo dates

Release of NEET application form

July 13, 2021

Uploading of scanned NEET 2021 images commences

July 13, 2021

Last date to submit NEET-UG application form

August 6, 2021

Correction window for NTA NEET images

August 8 to August 12, 2021

Last date to correct NEET 2021 photo, signature & documents

August 12th, 2021

NEET 2021 exam dateSeptember 12, 2021

What are the documents required for NEET registration 2021?

As per the latest NEET UG 2021 update, aspirants have to complete the process of NEET 2021 application process in two sets/phases. So, aspirants should be aware of the document requirement for the NEET application form 2021 for both phases.

List of Documents required for NEET application form (Phase one)

  • Passport and postcard size photograph,
  • Left-hand thumb impression,
  • Signature
  • Self-declaration certificate for J&K aspirants.

Documents required for NEET 2021 application form (Second phase)

  • Category certificate,
  • PwBD certificate,
  • Class 10 certificate
  • Citizenship certificate.

The document specifications required in NEET form 2021 can be checked below.

NEET 2021 photo (passport/postcard) size, format, documents specifications

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, 2020.
  • Preferably with name and date of taking the photograph.
  • Photograph should not be with 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 2021 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

How to upload NEET 2021 images in the required format?

While filling the NEET form 2021, it is mandatory to upload scanned NEET images of photo, signature, and left-hand thumb impression according to the specifications set by NTA. Before uploading, convert their NEET 2021 images as per the required NTA specifications using:

  1. Free image convert tools available online

  2. Paint application available on desktop or laptop.

Checkout the video on how to upload NEET UG images below.

  1. Passport size photograph -

  • NEET 2021 photograph of the candidate should not be older than September 1, 2020.

  • Photograph should mention the name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph.

  • NTA NEET photograph should have a plain white background.

  • NEET photo 2021 should be clear.

  • Photograph should have a minimum 80% of the facial coverage.

  • Ears of the candidate should be clearly visible in the NEET UG photograph.

  • Candidates can wear spectacles.

Important points to remember

  • NEET photos should not be polaroid or computer-generated.

  • Background of the photograph should be plain without any scenery or objects.

  • Candidates should not be wearing any caps or goggles in NTA NEET-UG photo.

  • NEET photograph should not be attested.

  • There should not be any reflection or shadow in the image of NEET 2021 photograph.

Candidates are advised to keep six or more passport size NEET UG photos ready to be used during the admission process.

  1. Postcard size photograph

  • Postcard size NTA NEET photo should be the same as passport size photograph.

  • NEET 2021 postcard photographs should not be older than September 1, 2020.

  • At the bottom of NEET postcard size photograph mention the name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph.

  • Background of NTA NEET 2021 postcard photograph should be plain white.

  • Like passport size photograph, the NEET postcard photo should have a minimum 80% of the facial coverage.

  • Ears of the candidate should be clearly visible in the NEET UG photograph.

Important points to remember

  • NEET postcard size photo 2021 should not be computer-generated.

  • Avoid wearing any caps or goggles in NTA NEET postcard photo.

  • NEET 2021 postcard photograph should not be attested.

  • Image of NEET-UG postcard photograph should be clear without any reflection or shadow.

Candidates are advised to keep at least 4 postcard size NEET 2021 photos ready for future use.

  1. Signature -

  • Full NEET 2021 signature in running handwriting should be made.

  • Signature should be made on a white paper.

  • Use only black ink pen for NTA NEET 2021 signature.

  • Image of NEET signature should be scanned and then uploaded.

Important points to remember

  • Signature should NOT be done in capital letters.

  • NEET UG signatures made in capital letters will not be accepted.

  • Unsigned forms will not be accepted.

  1. Left hand thumb impression -

  • NTA NEET thumb impression should be made on a white paper.

  • Only blue ink should be used for making the NEET 2021 thumb impression.

  • Image of NEET thumb impression should be scanned before uploading.

  • NEET-UG thumb impression should be clear.

Important points to remember

  • In case left thumb is not available, candidates can upload their right thumb impression.

  • The impression should not be blurred or unclear.

  • NEET 2021 application form without thumb impression will not be accepted.

  1. Class 10 certificate -

  • Image should include the complete class 10 certificate.

  • Image of NEET class 10 certificate should be scanned and then uploaded.

  • The class 10 certificate should be clearly visible in the image.

NEET photo correction 2021

If the NTA NEET 2021 images uploaded are not as per the issued guidelines, the application form will not be accepted by the authorities. In that case, NTA will inform the candidates on their registered email id and number for NEET photo correction, signature, and thumb impression. Candidates can also correct the NEET UG images during the correction window period. NTA will open the NEET 2021 correction window from August 8th to August 12th.

How to do NEET image correction 2021?

  • Login on NEET applicant portal using application number and password.

  • Click on the ‘upload photograph/signature’ option available on the screen.

  • Upload the correct NEET images 2021.

  • Verify the same.

  • Submit the NTA NEET images.

  • Candidates will receive an OTP on registered email ID and number.

  • Enter the OTP.

  • NEET 2021 correction slip will be generated.

  • Download and take print out of the correction slip of NEET 2021.