4 Reasons Why Students are Demanding Postponement of NEET 2021 Exam till October
4 Reasons Why Students are Demanding Postponement of NEET 2021 Exam till October - The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test, or NEET on September 12, 2021. After the announcement of the revised exam date of NEET 2021, medical candidates are demanding to postpone the medical exam until October.
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NTA, on July 13 has released the NEET 2021 application form along with the information brochure mentioning all event-related dates, eligibility and admission procedure. Shortly after the release of the registration form of NEET, aspirants have taken to Twitter to demand the postponement of the NEET-UG 2021 exam to October using the hashtag #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober This article by Careers360 discusses reasons why students are demanding postponement of the NEET 2021 exam till October.
The undergraduate medical entrance exam will be conducted for 83,075 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH and 525 BVSc and AH, 1899 AIIMS and 249 JIPMER seats. Additionally, from this year forth, the scores of the NEET will also be used for BSc Nursing and BSc Life Sciences admissions. Read the articles to know more top reasons why NEET 2021 might be postponed till October.
NEET 2021 Postponement till October: COVID-19 Third Wave
As per the experts, the chances of the third wave of Coronavirus hitting the country at the end of August and having its peak in mid-Sept are pretty thick. Therefore, candidates across the country are facing distress and anxiety over appearing in NEET 2021. Even with the increase in the NEET 2021 exam centres, if the third wave comes, the safety of the aspirants, as well as, the authorities present at the centre will be at stake.
Please listen to use new education minister @dpradhanbjp @NidhiTanejaa @indiatvnews @BBCHindi @aajtak @AdvMamtaSharma @narendramodi https://t.co/C4AZaTnbbT— Dhanashri Sonavane (@dhanashrii_03) July 18, 2021
Respected Minister @dpradhanbjp ,
Please Reschedule the #NEET date as you did for jeemain 4th attempt.We are going a lot of anxiety due to the fear of third wave which may likely hit by ending August and have its peak in mid-Sept. #PostponeNEETUGtillOctober— prithvi_bidkar (@prithvibidkar) July 19, 2021
NEET 2021 Postponement till October: Changes in the exam pattern
The revised exam pattern of NEET 2021 is again a major concern for many candidates. As per some tweets on #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober, medical aspirants are demanding more time to prepare for the test with the new exam pattern. Check some tweets on NEET candidates asking for more time to prepare for the test below.
First of all NEET is a single https://t.co/TBttWPolfc more chances are provided.Thn less no. Of seat high competition.N now a new pattern n short time more no. Of questions..can uh imagine d level of pressure we r going through.@dpradhanbjp #PostponeNEETUGtillOctober— Sneha (@Sneha39023166) July 17, 2021
Sir please postpone NEET UG EXAM till October 3rd atleast. Our paper pattern has changed,we have only 1 chance,jee main,comedk,class12 boards,neet ug dates all are clashing.Plz do justice with us like u did for jee students 🙏🏻@dpradhanbjp @DG_NTA— Tanya Singh (@tanya_singh2199) July 19, 2021
NEET 2021 Postponement till October: If JEE can be rescheduled, why not NEET?
After the postponement of the JEE Mains for a month, NEET aspirants' demands for the postponement of the medical exam have intensified. Many questioned, when NTA can postpone JEE Mains, then why not NEET?
"NEET 2021 got date just before 2 months and pattern changed favouring high cutoff and no postponement," says Abhay Aggarwal.
JEE: Giving same exam from march,got 4 attempts,now again 4th attempt postponed by one whole month
NEET: got date just before 2 months and pattern changed favouring high cutoff and no postponement@dpradhanbjp @DG_NTA @EduMinOfIndia @narendramodi #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober— Abhay Aggarwal (@AbhayAg32996888) July 16, 2021
Sir there is so much pressure of exam, our 2-3 years hardwork depends on this one single day,you announced an unexpected date please postpone neet to October mid @dpradhanbjp @DG_NTA @PMOIndia #PostponeNEETUGtillOctober #postponeneetUG2021tilloctober #rescheduleneet2021— Abhay Aggarwal (@AbhayAg32996888) July 19, 2021
NEET 2021 Postponement till October: Vaccination of Candidates
The vaccination of candidates is again one of the reasons why aspirants are asking for the postponement of NEET 2021. Many candidates suffered in the second wave of COVID-19, as a result, they cannot be fully vaccinated before September. Considering this, some took to Twitter to raise their concern and ask for the NEET 2021 postponement.
Recently my family got covid and all the situation was really messed almost 1and half months wasted
i wonder how others are dealing with this pandemic
we should really wait for the 3rd wave to get over
since most of the aspirant are not vaccinated— Sei (@senlie19) July 20, 2021
NEET 2021 Application Form
Meanwhile, candidates planning to appear in NEET 2021 can fill the application form until August 6, 2021, at neet.nta.nic.in. In order to ensure that the candidate data is submitted quickly, NTA has revised the NEET UG 2021 application form process. NEET registration forms are now to be filled in two sets/phases. Before filling the NEET 2021 application form, aspirants must go through the information brochure properly.
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Questions related to NEET
How much NEET score is required for MBBS admission at Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore?
Candidates must score above 60% in NEET to get admission in KMC Manglore. And must passed in 10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Mathematics, and English as compulsory subjects and Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or any technical vocational subject as optional with at least 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics, and one of the optional subjects in aggregate.
What does NTA have to say about NEET 2023 exam postponement?
NTA has not released any official notification regarding postponing NEET 2023.
What are the chances of NEET 2023 postponement?
Although the students are pleading with the authority to postpone NEET 2023, it is tough to estimate anything at this stage.
What is the NEET 2023 exam date?
NEET UG 2023 exam date is May 7.
Is NEET UG 2023 postponed?
There is no official statement regarding NEET UG 2023 postponement.