NEET 2020 correction window opens; 5 major points to consider

NEET 2020 correction window opens; 5 major points to consider
Team Careers360 | Jan 15, 2020 - 2:48 p.m. IST
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New Delhi: National Testing Agency (NTA) has opened the correction window for National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) applicants on January 15, 2020. The correction of NEET UG has been provided on official website - to edit the mistakes while filling the application form. No one will be allowed to make any changes after the closing of application form correction window facility i.e. January 31, 2020.

Candidates who successfully submits their corrected application form will be allowed to download admit card, which will be issued from April 15, 2020, onwards. Below are some of the crucial points which students must take care of while using NEET application correction window facility.

1. How to correct the details?

Aspirants can follow the below procedure to make changes in their NEET application form 2020.

  • Visit the official website,

  • Click on the ‘Candidate Login’ tab

  • Login by entering the login credentials.

  • Click on the tab of ‘Correction in NEET Application Form 2020’.

  • Make the changes which are needed and click on the preview option before submitting it.

  • Be completely sure and then submit it.

  • Enter the OTP which will be received on the registered mobile number.

  • Take a printout of the confirmation slip for your future use.

2. Field to be corrected

Candidates must edit the following details very carefully.

  • Personal details

  • Place of birth

  • Medium of question paper

  • Choice of exam city

  • Academic details (Class 10, 11 and 12)

  • Address

  • Details of parents/guardians

  • Dress code

  • Enter the security pin as mentioned

Note: Candidates cannot edit their registered email ID and mobile number.

3. Correction of errors in uploaded Photographs/Documents.

As mentioned in the prospectus, candidates who have any errors in the uploaded documents have received a notification mail from the authorities and it will also be available in the applicants login portals also. The email clearly specifies the particular details that need to be rectified by the candidates. Students need to upload the documents as per the specification before closing the correction window because after that it will not be modified.

Document Specifications


Size and Format

Specification for tool


Size - 10 Kb to 200 Kb

Format - JPG

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

Postcard size picture

4"x6" (Size 50 kb - 300 kb),

4.25 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI


Size - 4 Kb to 30 Kb

Format - JPG

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

Left-hand thumb impression

Size: 10 kb to 50 kb

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

Class 10 passing certificate

Size- 100 KB to 400 KB

2.5 x 3.5 inches with 72 DPI

The notified aspirants need to follow the given procedure to re upload the desired documents/photographs.

  • Visit the official website

  • Click on the ‘One Time Correction’ option.

  • Correct the required details and then submit it.

  • Enter the OTP which has been received on registered mobile number.

  • Take a printout of the confirmation slip

4. Last Opportunity for NEET 2020 Correction

Candidates must note that NEET application correction window facility is the last opportunity for them to make any needed modifications in the application form. After the closing of this facility no students will be allowed to make any kind of changes. Students are advised to make the valid changes because it will be verified at the time of document verification session.

5. NEET Admit Card 2020

After successfully editing and submitting the application form, candidates will be issued admit card form April 15, 2020, onwards. After candidates download the NEET 2020 admit card, they will also be mailed a copy of the same in PDF format to their registered email ID. It is mandatory to carry admit card at the exam centres.

NTA is going to conduct NEET on May 3, 2020. The examination will be conducted for admission to around 76,928 MBBS, 26,99 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH, 525 BVSc, 1205 AIIMS and 200 JIPMER MBBS seats in government, private, deemed/central universities, 15 AIIMS and 2 JIPMER institutes across India.

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