NEET 2019 Registration date extended – National Testing Agency also known as NTA following the Supreme Court’s order has extended the NEET 2019 registration date. Candidates who wish to sit for NEET UG 2019 and still not register can now apply through online mode till December 7, 2018 and pay the application fee till December 8, 2018.
As per the notification released by NTA, the dates has been extended after the SC decision to allow candidates above 25 years of age to apply for the exam, and asked National Testing Agency to extend the deadline for NEET UG application so that such students who were not able to apply earlier because of the upper age limit criteria can apply for NEET UG 2019. The apex court on the other hand also stated in its decision that the candidature of such candidates will be subject to the final outcome of the case before the court on validity of CBSE’s decision to fix upper age limit
Also See: NEET UG 2019 Notification
NTA has also notify on the official website that the physically disabled candidates can apply for NEET, however, the admission in medical courses depend on the court’s verdict.
The notice read – “As per the advice received from the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India vide letter dated 20.11.2018, it is hereby informed that the PwD candidates may fill in the Online Application Form of NEET (UG) 2019 on the basis of the draft guidelines placed on the website of the Medical Council of India (MCI.
NEET UG 2019 is conducted for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses in India in Medical/Dental Colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER, Puducherry. This year NEET UG is been conducted by National Test Agency (NTA).