The list of NEET 2018 Exam Centres has been decided by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The candidates got the chance to choose the examination centre at the time of filling up the application form. Candidates could select three choices of examination centres. Candidates will get exam centre according to preferences they made and availability. When the candidates will get the NEET 2018 admit card, then the confirmation of the NEET 2018 exam centres will be done. The exam centres for NEET 2018 will be opened 2 hours and 30 minutes before exam. The candidates are advised to reach the exam centre within the specified time. The candidates will not be allowed to appear for the exam after 9:30 AM. The candidates can get the detailed information about NEET 2018 Exam Centres from this page.
New Changes in NEET 2018 Exam Centers
With the release of NEET 2018 notification, few changes have been observed. The list of changes in the exam centers for NEET 2018 is given below.
- From this year onwards the candidate will receive question paper in Urdu also.
- CBSE has added 43 new test centres.
- The new centres have been set up in Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Telangana, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and one new centre each in Chhattisgarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Punjab, Karnataka and Uttarakhand.
NEET 2018 Exam Centres
Know complete list of NEET 2018 Exam Centres and cities in Andaman & Nicobar, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha, Puducherry, Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal.
|State Name||Name of City||City Code|
|Andaman & Nicobar||Port Blair||5001|
|Dadra & Nagar Haveli||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||5021|
|Daman & Diu||Daman||5022|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu||5044|
Number of NEET 2018 Exam Centres are much higher than that of last time. Sample this: last year exam was held in 103 cities, this time it will be in 150.
The candidates will be allotted the exam centre on the basis of the total candidates applied for NEET 2018 and their preference of centre.
Medium of Question Paper and the Respective Centres
The candidates will get the question papers according to their language they have chosen. The medium of question paper and the respective rentres are given in the table below.
|Medium of Question Paper||Examination Centres|
|English and Hindi||All Examination Centre Cities|
|English & Assamese||Examination Centre Cities in Assam|
|English & Bengali||Examination Centre Cities in West Bengal and Tripura|
|English & Gujarati||Examination Centre Cities in Gujarat, Daman, Dadar & Nagar Haveli|
|English & Kannada||Examination Centre Cities in Karnataka|
|English & Marathi||Examination Centre Cities in Maharashtra|
|English & Oriya||Examination Centre Cities in Odisha|
|English & Tamil||Examination Centre Cities in Tamil Nadu|
|English & Telugu||Examination Centre Cities in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana|
|English & Urdu||All Examination Centre Cities|
Important information Regarding the day of examination
Follwoing are few important things that you should know before entering the exam hall.
Admit Card: Carry the admit card on the day of examination. Candidates shall not be allowed to enter the examination hall without the admit card. Candidates are instructed to check the admit card if the following information is correct or not.
- candidate’s Roll Number,
- Father’s Name,
- Date of Birth,
- The language of Question Paper with Name and Address of examination center allotted
Dress Code on the day of Exam: The NEET 2018 Dress Code is very simple. Do not wear a scarf, cap, jacket, shoes, FULL Sleeves shirts are not allowed.
Dress code for boys: Boys are strictly informed to wear light clothes – Trousers / Shirt (half sleeves only), the button of the shirt should be medium size not big enough. The kurta pyjama is also not allowed, shoes are also not allowed. Candidates can come to exam center wearing chappals/sandals.
Dress Code for girls: On the girl students, light clothes with half sleeves not having big buttons, brooch/badge, flower etc. with salwar/ trouser, slippers, sandals with low heels are allowed. Shoes for the female candidate are also not allowed. List of allowed and not allowed dress.
|Slippers and Sandals only||SHOES|
|Half T-Shirt, Shirt||FULL SLEEVES Shirt or T-Shirts|
|Doctor Prescribed lens specs only||Sun Glasses|
|Lowers||Rings/ Chain/ Necklace etc.
(any type of jewelry or ornaments)
|Palazzo||Hair Clips/ Rubber Bands etc.|
|Salwar||Big buttons, brooch/badge T-Shirts|
|Kurti (Half-Sleeves)||Saree (Married or Unmarried)|
|Top||Bangles not allowed (only married can wear)|
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