NEET 2020 Admit Card Date (Out), Exam Day Instructions and Documents Required

    Nikkil Visha Nikkil Visha
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    As per NTA’s official notification, NEET Admit Card will be released 15 days prior to the date of exam. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on September 13, 2020. Therefore, candidates will be able to download the hall ticket from the 4th week of August. Once out, all successfully registered applicants will be able to download their admit cards from NEET 2020 official website –

    • Candidates must bring 2 passport size photographs and a government-approved photo ID along with NEET Admit Card to the NEET Exam Center
    • To access NEET 2020 Admit Card, candidates must enter the issued NEET Registration no., DOB, and Security Pin.
    • Moreover, a soft copy of the admit card will be sent on the candidate’s registered email ID. Read NEET Dress Code & Exam Day Instructions

    In case of any discrepancy in the admit card of NEET 2020, applicants can contact the exam conducting authority on their helpline number or directly on the official website between 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Students across the country are being adversely affected due to the cataclysmic outbreak of COVID-19. From admissions to counselling procedures to even results, everything has been put on hold. Test takers are advised to not rely upon any hoax and keep checking the official NTA website ( for upcoming events related to the exam. Check NTA Starts Text Helpline for Exams 

      NTA Notice on NEET Admit Card Release

      NEET Admit Card Release

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      Highlights of NEET 2020 Admit Card

      Availability of NEET 2020 Admit Card4th week of August 2020 (Expected August 29, 2020)
      NEET 2020 Exam DateSeptember 13, 2020
      Issuing bodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
      Mode of availabilityOnline
      Admit Card can be downloaded
      Number of Test Centers155 cities 
      Admit Card can be accessed usingRegistration No. and DOB
      Documents to carry along with Admit Card2 passport size photograph (to affix on admit card and attendance sheet)
      Details on NEET Admit CardDetails of candidate, examination and exam day instructions
      NEET Helpline Number011-22041808 | 1800118002
      NEET Address C-20 1A/8, Sector 62, IITK outreach centre, Noida – 201309
      NEET Admit Card Sample

      NEET 2020 Admit Card Sample

      Candidates need to submit a recent passport size photograph for the NEET admit card. Moreover, it must be same as the one uploaded at the time of the registration. A sample of NEET 2020 Admit Card is provided below for reference:

      NEET Admit Card 2019, NEET Admit Card, NEET Hall Ticket 2019

      As we can see from the sample given above, NEET 2020 admit card will contain examination timing along with other useful information. 

      Details Present in NEET Admit Card

      Details in NEET 2020 Admit Card

      NEET 2020 Admit Card will contain the following information with regard to candidates taking up NEET 2020.

      • Roll Number
      • Name
      • Father Name
      • Category and Subcategory
      • Photograph and Signature
      • Date of Birth
      • Language of Question Paper with Name
      • Address of Exam Center
      • Reporting Time and Date of Exam

      NEET exam centers are spread across the country. Candidates are advised to choose an exam center near their place of residence to avoid any pre-exam fatigues. Furthermore, visiting the exam center a day prior to the date of NEET 2020 examination date is a good idea.

      How to Download?

      How to Download NEET 2020 Admit Card?

      The complete process to download NEET Admit Card will be held online. The option to download NEET exam hall ticket will be available only after NTA releases the official notification for the same. Students are advised to stay in touch with for the latest updates regarding NEET 2020

      Steps to download NEET 2020 Admit Card are as follows:

      Step 1: Visit the official NTA NEET website i.e.

      Step 2: Click on ‘NEET 2020 Admit Card’ link.

      Step 3: Enter Registration No., Date of Birth, Security Pin and click ‘Submit’.

      NEET Admit Card, NEET 2020 Admit Card

      Step 4: A new page will appear having your medical examination credentials and your admit card of NEET 2020.

      Step 5: Download and print your NEET Hall Ticket for future use.

      Forgot Login Credentials?

      Forgot NEET Login ID and Password?

      In case someone forgets their id/ password, they can retrieve it from the official website by following the below-mentioned steps:

      Step 1: Visit NEET Official Website and click on Candidate Login.

      Step 2: Select ‘Forgot Password’ link.

      Step 3: Enter Registration No., Candidate’s Name, DOB and security pin.

      Step 4: Choose the option via which you want to reset your password for NEET. 

      The options are – Through OTP/ Through Security Question/ Mobile No. and Email ID.

      Retrieve NEET Admit Card: In case, candidates have misplaced/ lost their admit card, download it again from the pdf sent by NTA on the registered mail id.

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      Changes in NEET Admit Card 

      • No Proforma Requirement: Till 2018, admit card contained a separate proforma sheet in which candidates were required to affix their postcard size photograph. However, in 2019  NEET Admit Card only consisted of the main admit card details and important instructions, indicating that the proforma is no longer a requirement in NEET. Also Read About NEET Marks Vs Rank Analysis
      • Separate Instructions Page: In 2019, NTA started issuing a separate ‘Important Instructions’ page which forms Page 2 of NEET Admit Card. NEET 2020 Admit Card has instructions printed on the same page as the admit card details, while the second page had the proforma sheet. 

      Documents Required with NEET Admit Card

      Documents Required with NEET 2020 Admit Card

      Apart from the NEET exam hall ticket, candidates will be asked to present the following (below-mentioned) documents while entering the exam center. 

      • Passport size photograph affixed on NEET Admit Card
      • One passport size photograph to be affixed on Attendance Sheet.
      • Valid Original Identity proof, PwD certificate, if applicable. 
      • One Post Card Size (4”X6”) color photograph with white background should be pasted on the Proforma downloaded with the Admit Card and should be handed over to Invigilator at Centre.

      A candidate can be prohibited from entering the exam hall in case he/she fails to present the documents along with NEET 2020 Admit Card.  

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      Common Services Centers for Help

      How to Download NEET Admit Card if You Don't Have Internet Access?

      • NTA has set up several Common Services Centers (also known as facilitation centers) to support students with various exam related processes like enrolling for aadhaar card, filling the form, downloading the admit card, etc.
      • This facility is primarily targetted at candidates residing in remote areas that lack good internet connection required to complete the exam process. 
      • All the CSCs charge a nominal fee for these services. Fee for assistance provided by the CSC is mentioned below in a tabulated format
      Preparation of e-mail, how to submit the application form, print outINR 25 
      Application Fee Payment0.5% of the transaction fee
      Downloading Admit card, OMR Sheet and Answer KeyINR 10
      Online Information for Answer KeyINR 25
      Printout Charges per pageINR 5

      Exam Day Guidelines and Dress Code

      NEET UG 2020 – Exam Day Guidelines

      NEET Admit Card carries an important set of instructions that a candidate must read and adhere to. Failing to do so will result in cancellation of candidature. Listed below are the instructions printed on the document:

      1. No Communication device/ mobile is allowed inside the examination center.
      2. Strictly follow the dress code. 
      3. Candidates and their parents are requested to read the Information Bulletin carefully before the examination. Candidates are advised to adhere to all the instructions given in the Bulletin. Any Infringement of Instructions shall entail disciplinary action including no entry in the examination centre and ban from future NEET (UG) examinations.
      4. It is advised to visit the centre a day before the examination to confirm the location, distance etc. of the center to avoid delay. It is the responsibility of the candidate to reach the centre on time. No candidate whatsoever is the reason, shall be allowed entry in the examination center after 1.30 PM. Check the time with the clock available on NEET website.
      5. Material to be brought on the day of examination (i) Valid Admit Card, (ii) Passport Size Photograph to be affixed on attendance sheet. No other document is required to be carried. 
      6. No arrangement will be made at the centres for keeping any article/item/mobile/purse/Key etc. of the candidates. 
      7. Candidates shall be provided Blue/Black ball point pen at the examination centre to write particulars on the cover page of Test Booklet, OMR sheet and for darkening the circles of responses.
      8. Candidates will strictly follow all the instructions issued to check unfair mean activities in the examination. Candidate will be frisked before the commencement of the examination. Physically & with scanners.
      9. Please affix your photograph in Admit Card as uploaded on your online application form.
      10. Candidate should check carefully that the Test Booklet Code printed on Side 2 of the OMR sheet is the same as printed on Test Booklet and ensure that the Test Booklet contains as many numbers of pages as written on the top of the cover page of the Test Booklet.
      11. Candidate shall not remove any page(s) from the Test Booklet and if any page(s) is/are found missing from his/her test booklet, he/she will be prosecuted and shall be liable for criminal action.
      12. No candidate shall be allowed to use toilets in last 30 minutes of examination.
      13. No Candidate shall be allowed to leave the Examination Hall before concluding the Test.
      14. No Candidate shall be allowed to leave the Examination Hall without handing over the OMR sheet to the Invigilator concerned.
      15. The Admit Card is issued provisionally to the candidate subject to his/her satisfying the eligibility conditions.
      16. On completion of the Test, candidate must hand over duly signed OMR Sheet to the Invigilator and take away only the Test Booklet.
      17. Candidate must preserve the Admit Card till the allotment of seat in College/Institution.
      18. Candidate may regularly visit Board’s website for latest updates. Candidate may also check email regularly till the completion of the final round of Counselling.
      19. For Medium of question papers please read instructions 2(C) in the chapter - 2 of Information Bulletin.
      20. In case of any ambiguity in translation of any of the questions, its English version shall be treated as final. 

      NEET 2020 Exam Day Schedule

      Tabulated below is the schedule for the exam day:

      Last Entry to the exam hall1.30 PM
      Sitting on the seat 1.15 PM onwards
      Announcement of instructions and checking of NEET Admit Card1.30 to 1.45 PM
      Distribution of Test Booklet1:45 PM
      Writing of particulars on the test booklet  by the candidate1.50 PM
      Commencement 2.00 PM
      Test Concludes5.00 PM

      Check detailed NEET Exam Schedule

      Dress Code for NEET 2020

      Students must follow the dress code policy along with some other instructions as mentioned below. Failing to do so can lead to abandonment in candidature:

      • Light clothes with long sleeves are not permitted. However in case, candidates come in cultural/ customary dress at the Examination Centre, they should report at least an hour before the last reporting time i.e. 12.30 pm so that there is enough time for proper frisking without any inconvenience to the candidate while maintaining the sanctity of the examination. 
      • Avoid wearing layered clothes, make sure your outfit doesn’t have a lot of pockets.
      • No big buttons, brooch, badge, flower etc with Salwar/ Trouser.
      • Don’t wear covered footwear to the exam hall.
      • Avoid metallic or non-metallic jewellery.
      • In case of any deviation required due to unavoidable (medical, etc.) circumstances, specific approval of NTA must be taken before the Admit Cards are issued.

      Items Prohibited in the Examination Center

      The candidates are not allowed to carry the following items inside the Examination Centre under any circumstances:

      • Any stationery item like textual material (printed or written), bits of papers, Geometry/Pencil Box, Plastic Pouch, Calculator, Pen, Scale, Writing Pad, Pen Drives, Eraser, Calculator, Log Table, Electronic Pen/Scanner etc. 
      • Any communication device like Mobile Phone, Bluetooth, Earphones, Microphone, Pager, Health Band etc. 
      • Other items like Wallet, Goggles, Handbags, Belt, Cap etc. 
      • Any Watch/Wristwatch, Bracelet, Camera, etc. 
      • Any food items opened or packed, water bottle etc. 
      • Any ornaments/metallic item. 
      • Any other item which could be used for unfairmeans, by hiding communication devices like microchip, camera, Bluetooth device etc. 

      Other Instructions

      • Follow all instructions and maintain discipline in the exam hall.
      • Do not use or promote any unfair means or they may be barred from giving the exam.
      • Candidates are required to take along their NEET 2020 Admit Card, the proforma with a postcard-sized photo affixed to it and passport-sized photograph to be pasted on the attendance sheet.
      • Candidates will be allowed to enter without their Admit Card.
      • Cooperate with the staff in frisking.
      • Do not bring any barred item to the center.
      • Check the roll no. written on your seat before you sit. It should match with the roll no. on your admit card.
      • Candidates must not leave the exam hall without submitting their answer sheets.
      • Candidates who indulge in any illegal activity or wrongdoing will be debarred for 3 years from the exam, and depending on the assessment of the injury caused, may be liable for criminal proceedings.

      Check NEET Dress Code and Other Guidelines

      Frequently Asked Questions

      NEET Admit Card 2020 FAQs

      Ques. From where can I download my NEET 2020 admit card?

      Ans. You can download the NEET 2020 Admit Card through the official website for NEET – Candidates need to login to their NEET Registration accounts access the admit card.

      Ques. When will the admit card of NEET 2020 be released?

      Ans. The date for NEET Admit card release will be informed by NTA, 15 days prior to the conduct of the exam. Candidates who have successfully registered through the online mode and paid the application fee.

      Ques. Can I get the NEET exam center changed after allotment of my admit card?

      Ans. No.

      Ques. Is the NEET admit card also delivered to the candidates at their postal address?

      Ans. No. The NEET admit card will not be sent to the applicants through the offline postal form. They will have to download it from the official website.

      Ques. What information do I need to provide while downloading the NEET admit card?

      Ans. You will be able to download the NEET admit card through the official website by providing the authentication details such as registration number generated at the time of online application, date of birth and the Captcha text displayed on the screen.

      Ques. What are the main fields displaying on NEET admit card?

      Ans. The NEET admit card contains information fields such as Candidate’s Name, Father’s Name, Photograph, Category, Roll Number, Exam Center and Exam Date/Timing.

      Ques. Should I retain NEET admit card post the entrance exam?

      Ans. Yes. You must preserve the admit card throughout the admission process because it will be required throughout the admission process.

      Ques. Will I be able to appear for the NEET exam in case I forget my admit card at home?

      Ans. No. The admit card is must for candidates for carrying to the examination hall. The entry to the examination hall will be restricted in its absence.

      Ques. I am not able to download my admit card through the NEET official website, which is inaccessible. What should I do?

      Ans. You may once check your internet connection speed, try using some other browser, or clear cookies and history and try again. It should work.

      Ques. What do I need to bring to the NEET exam center along with the admit card?

      Ans. With the admit card, you need to bring:

      • One postcard size photograph affixed on the specified proforma
      • One passport size photograph to be affixed on the attendance sheet

      Ques. Does the NEET admit card display information related to my allocated NEET 2020 Exam Center?

      Ans. Yes. The name and address of the exam center allocated to you will be mentioned in the admit card issued to you.

      Ques. Shall I be able to download a softcopy of the NEET admit card?

      Ans. Yes. You shall be able to download a PDF copy of your admit card. The same time, your admit card will also be sent to your official e-mail Id.

      Ques. What is the exact date from when I will be able to download NEET 2020 admit card?

      Ans. NTA will release the admit card in March, 2020. Candidates can download the document by visiting NEET Official Website i.e.

      Ques.  How to download NEET Pro Forma/ Proforma?

      Ans. As of now, NTA has not included any Proforma with NEET 2020

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      Ravina kumari

      Is it compulsory to mention name and date with photo in admit card

      19 Jan, 2020 00:20
      Shobhna Chaturvedi

      Hi Ravina, no, it is not necessary that the photograph must contain name and date on it.

      21 Jan, 2020 16:47

      My photograph is not visible properly on the admit card. What to do?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:57
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Arindam, First, you need to report the issue to helpdesk - 011-22041808, 1800118002 or drop the mail at In case, the issue is not resolved prior to the start of the exam, then carry a valid id proof along with additional passport size photographs on the day of exam for verification by the exam invigilator.

      12 Apr, 2018 17:03

      I have shifted to Delhi one month back. Is there a way to change my exam center now please? I need immediate help.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:57
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Arindam, Hi, the provision to get your exam center is no longer available after the closure of form correction window after March 17. However, with concern to your present situation, it is advised to contact NEET Helpdesk - 011-22041808, 1800118002 or drop a mail at

      12 Apr, 2018 17:04
      Yashika Goel

      Which credentials will I need while accessing the admit card?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:54
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Yashika, You must have your registration number and date of birth to access your admit card.

      12 Apr, 2018 17:04
      Yashika Goel

      Will I receive the admit card personally?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:53
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Yashika, The admit card will be available in the online mode but not in offline mode. Candidates must check the admit card availability over the official websites

      12 Apr, 2018 15:54
      sakshi jain

      I am a Sardarni, I carry a kirpan with me. Will I not be allowed to enter the NEET Exam center?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:45
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Sakshi. As per NEET Information Bulletin, candidates who wear customary dresses will have to report at the NEET Examination Center latest by 8:30 AM.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:51
      sakshi jain

      I am from Rajahmundry, I do not have good internet connection here, i am not able to download Admit Card. Can i get my NEET Admit Card by post?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:44
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Sakshi, No, you will not be getting your admit card through post. However, you can download NEET Admit Card by visiting your nearest Common Services Center.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:52
      Shivani Tiwari

      I do not have the photograph that I uploaded during NEET Registration. Can I upload another passport size photograph on my admit card?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:43
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Shivani, No. Take the scanned copy of your photograph (used at the time of registration) and take out its print out for admit card.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:52
      anupama Singh

      I have not downloaded print out of application form and have forgotten my registration number. Will I be able to download my admit card?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:29
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Anupama, No, you cannot download admit card without the registration number. You can get your registration number from the email-id you have mentioned during JEE Main registration.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:33
      anupama Singh

      I belong to reserve category. Do I need to carry my caste certificate along with admit card to the examination hall?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:28
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Anupama, No, you have to carry your admit card and 1 Id proof to the examination hall.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:34
      Ashmita Tamta

      Hi! Can I carry a scientific calculator along with my NEET admit card to the exam center?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:19
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Ashmita, No, you can not carry a scientific calculator with you. No electronic devices including calculators and mobile phones will not be allowed inside.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:35
      Shivani Tiwari

      I do not have internet connectivity at my place from last 10 days. How can I download my admit card?

      12 Apr, 2018 15:00
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Shivani, In such a case, you must visit CSE (Common Service Centers) designated by CBSE. They will charge you a nominal fee of INR 10. CSEs are facilitation centers placed all around the country to help students with no internet facility or lack of knowledge in technology.

      12 Apr, 2018 17:02
      Sakshi Aggarwal

      Whom should I contact in case I have not received my NEET Admit card yet?

      12 Apr, 2018 14:56
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Sakshi, Admit cards will not be sent to the candidates. They are required to download the same from the website once they are uploaded.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:36
      Sakshi Aggarwal

      Will the additional fee be refunded if i have paid it twice mistakenly?

      12 Apr, 2018 14:56
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Sakshi, Yes, it will be refunded within seven working days in the same account from which the payment was made.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:36
      Sakshi Gupta

      Who should I contact if I have any query related to NEET Admit Card?

      12 Apr, 2018 14:46
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Sakshi, NEET Admit Card 2018 will be available online. If you have any query contact CBSE authorities.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:37
      Sakshi Gupta

      When will NEET Admit Card be issued?

      12 Apr, 2018 14:46
      Sakshi Garg Expert

      Hi Sakshi, It will be issued in 2nd week of April.

      12 Apr, 2018 15:39

      how i do preparation for neet entrance exam

      26 Dec, 2017 00:20
      Bhawna Vedwal

      Hello sneha, For NEET preparation you can practice previous question papers, sample papers , read your 11th & 12th NCERT books. You can also use some other refrence books

      05 May, 2018 11:39

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