NEET 2022 Exam Date: NTA likely to conduct NEET UG in last week of June – report
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NEET 2022 exam date is likely to be announced by NTA on the official websites nta.nic.in, neet.nta.nic.in soon. As per the information, in a meetng the dates of 3rd or 4th week of June have been proposed for conducting NEET UG 2022 examination. NEET to be a single pen and paper mode test. Notification likely by March 10.
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, NEET 2022 examination date is expected to be announced soon. As per the latest reports, the Medical Advisory Council has suggested conducting the examination in the third or fourth week of June. National Testing Agency, NTA- which is the conducting body of NEET UG, is expected to announce the exam date by March 10 on nta.ac.in and neet.nta.nic.in.
In a council meeting held last week, MAC has asked NTA to work on the schedule as per ‘its convenience’. Ministry of Education was also present in the meeting to discuss the possible dates for the medical entrance examination.
An official who attended the meeting said, “The members discussed the probable period for conduct of the medical entrance test this year and suggested NTA to pick a date from third or fourth week of June.” MoE also presented NTA’s schedule for the various entrance exams it is planning to conduct during the summer months.
NTA, it may be noted, would also be conducting other undergraduate entrance examinations. JEE Main 2022 and CUCET (for admission to Central Universities including JNU, DU, etc.) from the month of April. NEET, is by far, one of the largest examination conducted by NTA, with nearly 16 lakh students appearing every year.
NEET 2022: To be conducted in pen and paper mode, likely on June 26
Officials who attending the meeting have confirmed that there would be no change in the paper pattern of the examination. NEET 2022 for undergraduate medical, dental and other courses would be conducted in pen and paper mode. It would be a single day examination and conducted in multiple languages, as per the present pattern.
As for the date, official notice is likely to be released within a week or ten days. The notice would be released on the official website nta.ac.in and neet.nta.nic.in. Experts have also earlier suggested that NEET 2022 may be conducted on June 23 or June 26.
“It is important that NTA conducts the NEET UG examination in late June or early July. With everyone now learning to live with the pandemic, it is extremely important to return to normal academic cycle. For that, the counseling process must begin latest by September. And this is possible only if the result is declared in August,” shared Mr. Jain who has been associated with NEET prep and coaching for over a decade now.