(Exam Cities) CBSE National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) - 2017

(Exam Cities) CBSE National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET-UG) - 2017

The Central Board of Secondary Education will hold the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test-UG, 2017 on 07th May, 2017 (Sunday). Against 8,02,594 registered candidates last year in NEET- 2016, 11,35,104 candidates have been registered for NEET-2017. Therefore, there is an increase of 41.42% in the number of registered candidates for NEET-2017 from NEET-2016. This is the highest number of registered candidates for NEET Examination so far.

Looking into the substantial increase in number of registered candidates this year, the Minister of Human Resources and Development, Government of India has desired to increase 23 more new examination cities in the list of 80 existing examination cities. Accordingly, following 23 new cities have been added in NEET-2017:

S. No. STATE CITY
1. ANDHRA PRADESH GUNTUR
2. ANDHRA PRADESH TIRUPATHI
3. GUJARAT ANAND
4. GUJARAT BHAVNAGAR
5. GUJARAT GANDHINAGAR
6. KARNATAKA DAVANGERE
7. KARNATAKA HUBLI
8. KARNATAKA MYSORE
9. KARNATAKA UDUPI
10. KERALA KANNUR
11. KERALA THRISSUR
12. MAHARASHTRA AHMEDNAGAR
13. MAHARASHTRA AMRAVATI
14. MAHARASHTRA KOLHAPUR
15. MAHARASHTRA SATARA
16. PUNJAB AMRITSAR
17. RAJASTHAN JODHPUR
18. TAMIL NADU NAMAKKAL
19. TAMIL NADU TIRUNELVELI
20. TAMIL NADU VELLORE
21. UTTAR PRADESH GORAKHPUR
22. WEST BENGAL HOWRAH
23. WEST BENGAL KHARAGPUR

With the increase of 23 new examination cities, now NEET-2017 will be conducted in 103 cities. With this, NEET will also be having equivalent number of centre cities as in case of JEE (Main) examination. Earlier 80 cities are as follows:-

S. No. STATE CITY
1 ANDAMAN & NICOBAR ISLANDS PORT BLAIR
2 ANDHRA PRADESH VIJAYAWADA
3 ANDHRA PRADESH VISAKHAPATNAM
4 ARUNACHAL PRADESH ITANAGAR
5 ASSAM DIBRUGARH
6 ASSAM GUWAHATI
7 BIHAR GAYA
8 BIHAR PATNA
9 CHANDIGARH CHANDIGARH
10 CHHATISGARH RAIPUR
11 DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI DADRA & NAGAR HAVELI
12 DAMAN AND DIU DAMAN
13 DELHI DELHI
14 GOA PANAJI
15 GUJARAT AHMEDABAD
16 GUJARAT RAJKOT
17 GUJARAT SURAT
18 GUJARAT VADODARA
19 HARYANA FARIDABAD
20 HARYANA GURGAON
21 HIMACHAL PRADESH HAMIRPUR
22 HIMACHAL PRADESH SHIMLA
23 JAMMU AND KASHMIR JAMMU
24 JAMMU AND KASHMIR SRINAGAR
25 JHARKHAND BOKARO
26 JHARKHAND RANCHI
27 KARNATAKA BANGALORE
28 KARNATAKA BELGAUM
29 KARNATAKA GULBARGA
30 KARNATAKA MANGALORE
31 KERALA ERNAKULAM
32 KERALA KOZHIKODE
33 KERALA TRIVANDRUM
34 LAKSHDWEEP KAVARATTI
35 MADHYA PRADESH BHOPAL
36 MADHYA PRADESH GWALIOR
37 MADHYA PRADESH INDORE
38 MADHYA PRADESH JABALPUR
39 MADHYA PRADESH UJJAIN
40 MAHARASHTRA AURANGABAD
41 MAHARASHTRA MUMBAI
42 MAHARASHTRA NAGPUR
43 MAHARASHTRA NASIK
44 MAHARASHTRA PUNE
45 MAHARASHTRA THANE
46 MANIPUR IMPHAL
47 MEGHALAYA SHILLONG
48 MIZORAM AIZAWL
49 NAGALAND DIMAPUR
50 NAGALAND KOHIMA
51 ODISHA BEHRAMPUR
52 ODISHA BHUBANESHWAR
53 ODISHA ROURKELA
54 PUDUCHERRY PUDUCHERRY
55 PUNJAB BHATINDA
56 PUNJAB JALANDHAR
57 RAJASTHAN AJMER
58 RAJASTHAN JAIPUR
59 RAJASTHAN KOTA
60 RAJASTHAN UDAIPUR
61 SIKKIM GANGTOK
62 TAMIL NADU CHENNAI
63 TAMIL NADU COIMBATORE
64 TAMIL NADU MADURAI
65 TAMIL NADU SALEM
66 TAMIL NADU TIRUCHIRAPALLI
67 TELANGANA HYDERABAD
68 TELANGANA WARANGAL
69 TRIPURA AGARTALA
70 UTTARAKHAND DEHRADUN
71 UTTARAKHAND HALDWANI
72 UTTAR PRADESH BAREILLY
73 UTTAR PRADESH GHAZIABAD
74 UTTAR PRADESH JHANSI
75 UTTAR PRADESH LUCKNOW
76 UTTAR PRADESH NOIDA
77 UTTAR PRADESH VARANASI
78 WEST BENGAL DURGAPUR
79 WEST BENGAL KOLKATA
80 WEST BENGAL SILIGURI

In 103 cities where the NEET-2017 will be conducted, the candidates can give their options from 24.03.2017 to 27.03.2017 to choose the city of examination. They can logon to NEET website - http://cbseneet.nic.in for revising their option of cities chosen earlier.

Once candidates have successfully given their choice of examination cities, the examination centres in particular city will be allotted based on the total number of candidates opted for the particular city as examination centre for appearing in NEET-2017. To accommodate 11,35,104 candidates in 103 cities, more than 2200 institutions will be made the centres based on the credibility, reliability and infrastructure etc in these centres. These centres will be time tested to ensure smooth conduct of examination.

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Courtesy: CBSE

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