4 Reasons Why Students are Demanding Postponement of NEET 2021 Exam till October - The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, or NEET on September 12, 2021. After the announcement of the revised exam date of NEET 2021, medical candidates are demanding to postpone the medical exam until October.
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NTA, on July 13 has released the NEET 2021 application form along with the information brochure mentioning all event-related dates, eligibility and admission procedure. Shortly after the release of the registration form of NEET, aspirants have taken to Twitter to demand the postponement of the NEET-UG 2021 exam to October using the hashtag #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober This article by Careers360 discusses reasons why students are demanding postponement of the NEET 2021 exam till October.
The undergraduate medical entrance exam will be conducted for 83,075 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH and 525 BVSc and AH, 1899 AIIMS and 249 JIPMER seats. Additionally, from this year forth, the scores of the NEET will also be used for BSc Nursing and BSc Life Sciences admissions. Read the articles to know more top reasons why NEET 2021 might be postponed till October.
As per the experts, the chances of the third wave of Coronavirus hitting the country at the end of August and having its peak in mid-Sept are pretty thick. Therefore, candidates across the country are facing distress and anxiety over appearing in NEET 2021. Even with the increase in the NEET 2021 exam centres, if the third wave comes, the safety of the aspirants, as well as, the authorities present at the centre will be at stake.
Please listen to use new education minister @dpradhanbjp @NidhiTanejaa @indiatvnews @BBCHindi @aajtak @AdvMamtaSharma @narendramodi https://t.co/C4AZaTnbbT— Dhanashri Sonavane (@dhanashrii_03) July 18, 2021
Respected Minister @dpradhanbjp ,Please Reschedule the #NEET date as you did for jeemain 4th attempt.We are going a lot of anxiety due to the fear of third wave which may likely hit by ending August and have its peak in mid-Sept. #PostponeNEETUGtillOctober— prithvi_bidkar (@prithvibidkar) July 19, 2021
The revised exam pattern of NEET 2021 is again a major concern for many candidates. As per some tweets on #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober, medical aspirants are demanding more time to prepare for the test with the new exam pattern. Check some tweets on NEET candidates asking for more time to prepare for the test below.
First of all NEET is a single https://t.co/TBttWPolfc more chances are provided.Thn less no. Of seat high competition.N now a new pattern n short time more no. Of questions..can uh imagine d level of pressure we r going through.@dpradhanbjp #PostponeNEETUGtillOctober— Sneha (@Sneha39023166) July 17, 2021
#PostponeNEETUGtillOctoberSir please postpone NEET UG EXAM till October 3rd atleast. Our paper pattern has changed,we have only 1 chance,jee main,comedk,class12 boards,neet ug dates all are clashing.Plz do justice with us like u did for jee students 🙏🏻@dpradhanbjp @DG_NTA— Tanya Singh (@tanya_singh2199) July 19, 2021
After the postponement of the JEE Mains for a month, NEET aspirants' demands for the postponement of the medical exam have intensified. Many questioned, when NTA can postpone JEE Mains, then why not NEET?
"NEET 2021 got date just before 2 months and pattern changed favouring high cutoff and no postponement," says Abhay Aggarwal.
JEE: Giving same exam from march,got 4 attempts,now again 4th attempt postponed by one whole monthNEET: got date just before 2 months and pattern changed favouring high cutoff and no postponement@dpradhanbjp @DG_NTA @EduMinOfIndia @narendramodi #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober— Abhay Aggarwal (@AbhayAg32996888) July 16, 2021
Sir there is so much pressure of exam, our 2-3 years hardwork depends on this one single day,you announced an unexpected date please postpone neet to October mid @dpradhanbjp @DG_NTA @PMOIndia #PostponeNEETUGtillOctober #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober #rescheduleneet2021— Abhay Aggarwal (@AbhayAg32996888) July 19, 2021
The vaccination of candidates is again one of the reasons why aspirants are asking for the postponement of NEET 2021. Many candidates suffered in the second wave of COVID-19, as a result, they cannot be fully vaccinated before September. Considering this, some took to Twitter to raise their concern and ask for the NEET 2021 postponement.
#PostponeNEETUGtillOctoberRecently my family got covid and all the situation was really messed almost 1and half months wastedi wonder how others are dealing with this pandemicwe should really wait for the 3rd wave to get oversince most of the aspirant are not vaccinated— Sei (@senlie19) July 20, 2021
Meanwhile, candidates planning to appear in NEET 2021 can fill the application form until August 6, 2021, at neet.nta.nic.in. In order to ensure that the candidate data is submitted quickly, NTA has revised the NEET UG 2021 application form process. NEET registration forms are now to be filled in two sets/phases. Before filling the NEET 2021 application form, aspirants must go through the information brochure properly.
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