NEET 2018 Latest News & Notification – Exam Date, Important Updates

NEET 2018 Latest News & Notification - Exam date, Important Updates



Becoming a Doctor is one of the most nourishing ambitions among our country’s youth. Do you know why?


The reason that lies behind this everlasting dream is the well being of society, which makes this profession the most respected one among others.


If you are one of those students, who perceive themselves as Doctors in upcoming lifespan, then assure yourself about these –



Be eligible in terms of qualification & age.


 Appear in any of the medical entrance tests like NEET, AIIMS, AFMC etc.



Among all, the top preferred is NEET, so be aware of every NEET Latest News & Notifications.


With the recent news, the CBSE has released the Admit Cards for NEET 2018-19 on 17th April 2018. Candidates are advised to download Hall Ticket ASAP.


As per the latest notification, CBSE will re-assign the NEET Exam Centres for Tamil Nadu State. You can check the updated list of exam centres & apply for fresh allotment on the official website.


After receiving several requests from the candidates, the NEET Correction facility has been made available from 15th May to 18th May 2018 on the official website.


NEET Exam (National Eligibility cum Entrance Test), formerly renowned as AIPMT, is a Medical Entrance Test that opens the admittance for the aspiring students in two most popular medical courses, that are –



MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery), a Graduate Medicine Course


 BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery), a Graduate Dental Course



If you are aspiring to be a part of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, you should always have a careful observation on NEET Latest News and NEET 2018 Notification.


To ease out your searches for the recent updates we have combined all the important NEET 2018 Notifications here. You can have a look on to the below NEET 2018 latest news with keen observation.




NEET 2018 Exam Dates – Important Schedule & NEET Exam Date Calendar


As per sources close to the board, the NEET 2018 notification would be most definitely released on 8th Feb 2018.


NEET Exam Date 2018 shall be determined by the CBSE board and will be announced to the students by releasing NEET UG News & Notification 2018.


The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is conducted every year on the first Sunday in the month of May. Therefore, the tentative NEET 2018 Exam Date can fall on 6th May 2018. And, the NEET Date 2018 to apply online can be expected in the month of January 2018.


Now, read below the schedule for NEET 2018 Exam Dates for every important event related to the exam.



Complete List of Important NEET 2018 Dates to be Marked


Here is the complete list of NEET Exam 2018 Date including the dates for opening and closing of application form process, correction in form, releasing of admit cards and final result declaration.


The NEET Exam Dates given here are tentative and based on the previous exam schedule. Have a look on to the table given below!



No. NEET Exam Updates NEET UG 2018 Exam Dates
1 Releasing Date for NEET 2018 Notification 8th Feb 2018
2 Opening NEET Registration Dates/ Filling Online Forms 8th Feb 2018
3 NEET 2018 Last Date for Registration/Submitting Online Forms 12th March 2018
4 NEET 2018 Date for Correction in Application Form 15th March 2018 to 17th March 2018
5 Date of releasing Admit Card on website 17th April 2018
6 NEET 2018 Exam Date 6th May 2018 (Sunday)
7 Downloading of OMR Answer Sheet 25th May 2018
8 Availability of Answer Key 25th May 2018
9 Declaration of NEET Result 2018 Date 5th June 2018 (Tuesday)



We have mentioned earlier that these NEET 2018 Exam Dates are tentative and will be changed later by the board. As soon as CBSE will release the official NEET Notification 2018, we will bring here the up-to-date information for your ease.


If you want to achieve success in this Medical Entrance Exam, you must keep yourself up to date with all the NEET Latest News along with the important Notification of NEET 2018.


Eduncle team is all set to present the latest news on NEET 2018 in an easy to understand manner so that you can catch up all the major events without missing any of them.




NEET 2018 Latest News – What are the Upcoming Notifications?



Below, we have listed out the latest news of NEET Exam. You can check them one by one and make your NEET 2018 Study Plan accordingly.


Keep it in your mind that this information is not yet updated. After getting the officials notice, we can mention the accurate NEET Exam Date 2018. But till then, these tentative dates will help you in getting an idea of the official ones.



The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test 2018 (UG) will be held on 6th May 2018. It will be held in a single stage CBT and would be an objective type test. CBSE has announced that from 2018 onward, only one set of question paper will be given to all students appearing in the exam which will be translated in 11 vernacular languages.


 The official CBSE NEET 2018 Notification was released on the 8th February 2018.


 NEET Online Application Form will be released in the last week of January 2018. You can fill and submit only one application at a time. The forms were released on 8th Feb 2018.


 CBSE NEET 2018 Registration has been extended from 9th March 2018 to 12th March 2018. The extended deadline to submit online registration fees is 13th  March 2018.


 NEET 2018 Correction Form will be available from 15th to17th March 2018.


 CBSE has released NEET 2018 Admit Cards on 17th April 2018. But the candidates from Open Schools or Private Candidates will presently not be able to download their NEET Admit Cards. After the Court’s final decision, the CBSE will take further action in this case.


 The Candidates can check the NEET Answer Key, Images of their OMR Sheet and Responses and the Test Booklet Code by logging into their account using their Registration No. and Password on NEET website from 25th May to 27th May 2018.


 NEET 2018 Result will be declared on 5th June 2018.


 The admission process for NEET UG will be monitored by newly constituted National Medical Commission. Owing to the serious allegation on Medical Council of India(MCI), Government of India has replaced it with NMC in 2018.


After Court’s intervention, candidates who have passed 10+2 from Open Schools or as Private candidates will be eligible to appear in National Eligibility cum Entrance Exam. Furthermore, the study of Biology/Biotechnology as an additional subject at 10+2 level is also made permissible.



Every year, more than 2.5 lakh students register for NIOS. In the year 2017, nearly 3,000 students from NIOS appeared for the medical entance exam, out of which 864 even qualified the exam successfully.



Union Budget 2018 proposed setting up 24 new medical colleges to bridge the gap between medical aspirants and quality education. The government aims to set up at least one medical college for three parliamentary constituencies.


NEET Score Card 2018 will be considered valid for getting admission in Ayush Courses(Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani and Homoeopathy). NEET is also mandatory for studying medicine abroad.


  Candidates from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana will be eligible for 18% All India Quota Seats.


  CBSE has released a notice recently. The notice is regarding the on-going confusion and conflict over the eligibility of open school students for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test.



CBSE Latest Notice



There is also few NEET latest news announced by the officials that should be known by every aspirant. Let’s start grabbing the information about NEET Exam one by one.



CBSE NEET 2018 Notification – Catch Here Every Single Latest News on NEET!


NEET Notification 2018 will be released by the CBSE which includes all NEET News regarding the application process, admit card release, exam date, and result declaration date.


Apart from all the above news, here in this blog, we also keep you updated with NEET Breaking News. Please have a look at the most popular NEET UG Latest News and figure out what changes might be introduced this year.


In the present scenario, the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test is being conducted in 10 languages which include –



Hindi English Gujarati Marathi Oriya
Bengali Assamese Telugu Tamil Kannada



As per the latest NEET brochure,  the Urdu Language has been added as the 11th language for conducting the exam from the year 2018-19.


Now let’s move on to get the updates regarding NEET Exam 2018 Dates that must be taken into consideration while NEET 2018 Preparation and planning.



NEET 2018 Latest News Regarding Aadhaar Card (Unique ID proof)


As per the recent news of NEET Exam, some rules have been framed by the Central Board of Secondary Education. As per these rules, the candidates will need to apply for this Medical Entrance Exam by using their Aadhaar Enrollment Number before the last date to apply for NEET 2018.


This NEET News was delivered among the candidates with the following motives: –



Use of Aadhaar will help in attaining more accuracy in applicants’ details.


 By this, the applicants can be easily identified at the NEET Exam Centres.


 If applied with Aadhaar, the applicants need not bring multiple documents to prove their identities.



NEET UG 2018 Information Bulletin – Other Latest News about NEET


Here we have some more important information about NEET Exam 2018 that should be taken into consideration by the aspirants.



 As per the latest news, the government is planning to conduct the NEET Exam only in English. As per the data from NEET 2018, only 8% of the total 13 lakh students, wrote the exam in their regional languages. The final decision is yet to be taken.


 As per the latest news, the Delhi High Court has dismissed the pleas against the CBSE notification on 11th May 2018, regarding the upper age limit of 25 years and 30 years for General and Reserved categories. Read the complete news at – NEET Exam Controversies.


The candidates must have a look at these NEET Latest News to keep their preparation for the exam on track –


 The candidates need to apply for the exam via “online” mode only.


 They are allowed to make a maximum of 3 attempts.


 Admit cards must be reserved with care until the admission process is completed.


 The candidates’ documents like Result, Marks cum Rank Sheet/Rank Letter etc. will be saved in the DigiLocker. You can see them by visiting –



For a long time, we are witnessing the doctors serving the generations by treating them well with the help of available herbs and medicated elements. And, now, we can see that the profession has transformed into a vast arena fragmented into various branches or disciplines.


And, if you have chosen the medical field as your career, you must devote all your smart work to reach your goal. For your help, at Eduncle, we make you available all the prominent NEET Latest News 2018 and Notifications at this place.


But, if you are interested in knowing more from the officials, you can follow these websites:,,



The information presented above was gathered by the Eduncle Team to help you to get connected with all the NEET Latest News and NEET UG 2018 Notifications.


We hope that our efforts worked to leave a positive remark upon you all. Please share this vital piece of information with your fellow aspirants or friends and make them aware of the important NEET Exam 2018 Dates and Notifications.


Still, if there is any kind of confusion remaining in your minds, you are free to ask us by placing your doubts in the comment box at the bottom of this article.



Thank you for reading, Aspirants!


Happy Learning 


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33 thoughts on “NEET 2018 Latest News & Notification – Exam Date, Important Updates

  1. Basaharat Nawaz


  2. nivetha.t

    hi, when will you release application form for neet 2018 registration

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Nivetha,
      There were many speculation regarding NEET form date 2018. As per the last year’s trend, the NEET 2018 Online Forms were expected on 31st Jan. The official website has not displayed any updates in last three days. We are in contact with official website, as soon as the forms are released we’ll inform you with updated blog.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  3. manju

    Sir my d.o.b. is. (04/07/1987). and i am belong to reserved category (s.c.). can i fill neet ug 2018 exam form .please reply me and help me.

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Manju,
      You can appear in NEET 2018 Exam. The date of birth between 7th May 1988 – 1st January 2002(Reserved Category) will be considered valid for NEET Exam.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  4. jibran

    i have submitted my application form with my photo on which my name and date of clicking photo was not printed , so can i replace my photo during form correction ?
    or my application will be rejected.?

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Jibran,
      You need to update your image during correction process.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  5. Himanshu vaishnav

    i passed 10th and 11th 2013 and 2014 but 2015 gaped and 12th passed in 2016 what i eligble neet 2018….

    • Eduncle Team

      You are not eligible for NEET 2018.

  6. namrata singh gautam

    sir , kya 10 and 12 ki marksheet m km lga h aur adhar card m km nh lga h to kya adhar card aur marksheet m same km hona chaiye y compulsry h kya plz reply me

    • Eduncle Team

      Yes Namrata, the details must match in Aadhar and Marksheet.

  7. Geetanjali pathak

    I have passed 11th and 12th with subjects pcmb …am i eligible for neet 2018?

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Geetanjali,
      If Biology was your additional subject then you can not appear in the exam. However, with Biology/Biotech Major in class 11th and 12th you are eligible for the exam.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

      • Ranjeet Kumar

        Sir I am in class 11 and my subject is physics Chemistry biology maths and English .can I eligible for neet .

        • Eduncle Team

          Hello Ranjeet,
          Yes, you are eligibile for NEET Exam
          Thanks for asking!
          Kind Regards,
          Eduncle Team

  8. Samantha

    Pls let us know, my son is born on Jan 26th, he completes tenth icse 2018 and plus 2 cbse by 2020. Will he be able to take neet in 2020?with lower age limit?

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Samantha,
      The Age limit has been discarded from NEET 2018 session. However the case is still ongoing & the final verdict will decide the fate of students who will appear in NEET in 2019 and 2020 sessions.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  9. Bilal

    i have gone to phillipine to do MBBS in 2017 and in the month of June 2018 i will be enroll for MD (MBBS) so is it compulsory for me to attend Neet or not please advice me.

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Bilal,
      If you are enrolled in the course based on your NEET 2017 scores then there is no need to reappear in the exam.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

      • Bilal

        i have joined BS in 2017 but in MBBS i am going to enrolled in June 2018 after completion of BS. there is BS course in i.e premed for MBBS in Philippine, we have pass this first then i can enroll in Medicine.

        • Bilal

          so now is it possible for me or not to enroll in medicine with out Neet.

        • Eduncle Team

          Hello Bilal,
          In India, to get admission into MBBS courses, you have to crack NEET exam for both UG and PG courses.
          Thanks for asking!
          Kind Regards,
          Eduncle Team


    My full name is not there in Adhaar ,but its there in the mark sheet.I have applied as it is in the adhaar.Should I change my name before appearing for Neet ?

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello MOHAMED ,
      Depending on the name you prefer to use as the official one, you should immediately apply for correction in either the Aadhar Card or in Marksheet.
      Also, use your full name while filling up the application form.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  11. reena

    i have passed my 11th with pcbm abd 12th with pcmb can i elgible for neet 2019?

  12. Anamika

    I am a nios student can I eligible for neet 2018 exam

    • Eduncle Team

      Yes, you are eligible for NEET Exam

  13. Anamika

    Sir can I eligible for neet 2018 exam…..I pass 12th in nios board

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Anamika,
      Yes, NIOS students can sit in NEET Exam.
      You can give NEET exam with the open board marksheet of 12th.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  14. Jamuna Pal

    My DOB is 28/02/1992 and belongs to UR category.can u tell me when I will get my admit card for NEET-2018 exam?

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Jamuna,
      The admit cards have been released & you can download it here – NEET Admit Card 2018.
      Thanks for asking!
      Kind Regards,
      Eduncle Team

  15. renu motwani

    what about the words ki ab ur category ki seat sc st obc nhi le skte plz elaborate this last year bhi same kha tha but there was no application of this this time are u people going to help us or not 430 p doctor banega y 530 plz decide fast

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