In yet another announcement regarding entrance examinations, the CBSE has notified that the last date to choose exam centres for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2017 has been extended. Applicants can now pick the exam centre for NEET latest by March 31, 2017.
The CBSE also clarified that a city has been added to the list of exam centres where the exam will be conducted. This year, the exam will also be held in Maharashtra’s Nanded.
Earlier, 23 other cities were also added to the list of centres for NEET 2017. The exam will be held at various exam centres across 104 cities in India.
In the most recent press release of CBSE, the board said that the modified list of centres has been made public. The board also clarified that no other changes have been made regarding the provisions and rules of the exam.
Candidates appearing for NEET 2017 can log into their exam accounts through the official website of the exam and change the exam centre preferences.
A lot of changes have been made in the NEET exam for 2017. The bar has been removed this year on the number of attempts that a candidate can take at NEET, however, the age bar has been changed.
From 2017, NEET will be conducted in 10 additional languages. Also, the decision of including Urdu as a language for NEET 2017 has been contested at court.